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Devil in Ohio

The Hazel Wood

Foolish Hearts

The Cruel Prince

Not Now, Not Ever

That Inevitable Victorian Thing

Dear Martin

Kat and Meg Conquer the World

#Not Your Princess

Siege of Shadows

Teen Page

Teen Space at the Willmar Public Library
Teen Space at the Willmar Public Library

Study Center

Study time

The Study Center takes place on Monday and Thursday nights from 5-7PM. It is open to students in grades 4-12 where our volunteer tutors will help in a variety of school subjects. iPads are also made available for homework needs.


Art Atrium

Color pencils

Wednesday, December 27, 5-8pm
Bring your art to share or create art with us. Art supplies provided. Theme: coloring pages


Teen Advisory Board

Next Meeting: Friday, January 5

The Willmar Public Library is looking for 10 dedicated teens, age 13+, who want to help:

Teen Advisory Board

Apply here. Return completed forms to the Willmar Public Library Circulation or Reference Desk. Only 2 positions left!


Teen Book & Media Chat


Tuesday, January 9

Have a book, movie, video game, etc. that you’re dying to talk about? Come chat about it! Meet at the library.


Teen Hangout

Teen hangout girl

Friday, January 12 & 19

Come to the library for a place to just hang out and do whatever. We’ve got board games, iPads, and a HTC Vive.


Teen Book Club

The Crown's Game by Evelyn Skye

Tuesday, January 16
4-6 pm
Meet at 1st St. Subway

The Crown's Game by Evelyn Skye. Vika Andreyeva and Nikolai Karimov are enchanters--the only two in Russia--and with the Ottoman Empire and the Kazakhs threatening, the tsar needs a powerful enchanter by his side. And so he initiates the Crown's Game, an ancient duel of magical skill--the greatest test an enchanter will ever know.

Come join us as we discuss this month's current book. Beware! There will be spoilers. Register for book club here. Teens 13+.


Teen TV Marathon

The Following

Saturday, January 20

A brilliant and charismatic, yet psychotic serial killer communicates with other active serial killers and activates a cult of believers following his every command. Rated TV-14.


The Limitless Inspiration Writing Club

Fountain pen

Monday, January 22

Love writing? Come share your poems, short stories, etc. with other teens and learn how you can be published in our teen anthology to be published in 2018.


Art Atrium

Color pencils

Wednesday, January 24, 5-8pm
Bring your art to share or create art with us. Art supplies provided. Theme: Legos!


Teen Movie Night


Monday, January 29, 5:30 pm

Five medical students, obsessed by what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring experiment: by stopping their hearts for short periods, each triggers a near-death experience - giving them a firsthand account of the afterlife. Rated PG-13.


Study Center

The Study Center takes place on Thursday nights from 5-7PM. Meet in the library conference room for homework help.


Teen Librarian:
Emily Sovell


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Helpful Links

Common Sense Media


IMDb: Everything about movies and TV shows

TasteKid: Music, movies, shows, books, authors and games recommendations

Teens Health

Homework Help

Electronic Library for Minnesota

Electronic Library for Minnesota

LearningExpress: School Center Elementary, Middle, and High School level lessons

LearningExpress: Recursos para Hispanohablantes

Willmar High School's Instructional Media Center (IMC)

K-12 Resources

OnlineSchools.org Online Homeschooling/K-12 alternatives

College &
College Prep

College Prep Checklist

Federal Student Aid

LearningExpress: College Prep Center Includes ACT and SAT practice tests

LearningExpress: College Center College placement exams & various subject reviews

Minnesota State Colleges and Universities

University of Minnesota

Accredited Schools Online







Driver's Manual

DMV Minnesota Driver's Manual (PDF)


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