Teen Space at the Willmar Public Library
June 5 - August 25
Open to all teens grades 6+ or through age 19. Sign up at the Information Desk or register online beginning June 5.
Weekly Raffle: Fill out a book review for each book you read or attend a teen program to be entered into a weekly raffle drawing for books, candy, and other prizes.
Reading Logs: Fill out a reading log for every 5 books you read. Each log earns you one library dollar to spend on prizes at the End of Summer Party and one entry into the Grand Prize Drawing.
Grand Prizes: Three grand prize winners will be drawn at the End of Summer Party on September 2. This year's grand prizes include:
Thank you to our sponsors: Friends of the Willmar Public Library, SAMMIE, Best Buy
Next Meeting: Friday, June 2; 3:30-5:30pm
The Willmar Public Library is looking for 10 dedicated teens, age 13+, who want to help:
Apply here. Return completed forms to the Willmar Public Library Circulation or Reference Desk. Only 2 positions left!
Tuesday, June 13; 4-6pm
Have a book, movie, video game, etc. that you’re dying to talk about? Come chat about it!
Workshop: Video Editing
Friday, June 16, 3:30-5:30pm
Learn to edit videos in Adobe Premier.
Saturday, June 24, 12-4pm
We will be filming a sci-fi movie.
Sponsored by the Best Buy Foundation.
Saturday, June 17; 9am-4pm
Gravity Falls: Twin siblings spend the summer at their uncle's tourist trap. Rated TV-Y7.
Monday, June 19; 5-8pm
Come share your poems, short stories, etc. with other teens and get help with school writing assignments. Theme: Horror. Bring your favorite poem or short story to share.
Tuesday, June 20; 4-5:30pm
We will be eating pizza and discussing this month’s selection of short stories by H.P. Lovecraft including The Book, The Case of Charles Dexter Ward, The Other Gods, Beyond the Wall of Sleep, and From Beyond. Registration required. Ages 13+.
Come join us as we enjoy pizza and discuss this month's current book. Beware! There will be spoilers. Register for book club here. Teens 13+.
Friday, June 23
Come to the library for a place to just hang out and do whatever. We’ve got board games, iPads, and a HTC Vive.
Monday, June 26; 5:30-8pm
A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the principal thinks of that.
Rated PG-13. Movie snacks provided.
Wednesday, June 28; 5-8pm
Bring your art to share or create art with us! Art supplies provided. Theme: Collage/Decoupage.
Monday and Thursdays, 5-7pm
Meet in the conference room for a quiet place to study and do homework. Call ahead to see if tutors are available. Laptops available for checkout for teens 16 and older.
Willmar Library Teens on Twitter
IMDb: Everything about movies and TV shows
TasteKid: Music, movies, shows, books, authors and games recommendations
LearningExpress: School Center Elementary, Middle, and High School level lessons
OnlineSchools.org Online Homeschooling/K-12 alternatives
LearningExpress: College Prep Center Includes ACT and SAT practice tests
LearningExpress: College Center College placement exams & various subject reviews