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
June 12 – August 25 Got fines? Read them away! Get $1 off your fines for every 15 minutes you read. Stop by the Children’s or Information Desk for more info. Ages 0-18.
Next Meeting: Friday, July 7; 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, July 11; 4-6pm
Have a book, movie, video game, etc. that you’re dying to talk about? Come chat about it!
Friday, July 14
12:00-5:30pmMeet at Swansson Baseball Field
Saturday, July 22
Sponsored by the Best Buy Foundation.
Saturday, July 15; 9am-4pm
Q, Sal, Joe and Murr are real-life best friends who love challenging each other to the most outrageous dares and stunts ever caught on hidden camera. Rated TV-14. Snacks provided.
Monday, July 17; 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, July 18; 4-5:30pm
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams. When Earth is destroyed to make way for a Hyperspatial express route, Arthur Dent discovers that space is big, as he is taken on a hair-raising tour of the Galaxy and its very strange inhabitants, by his friend Ford Perfect.
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, July 21, 3:30-5:30pm
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, July 24; 5:30
Two proper L.A. dreamers, a suavely charming soft-spoken jazz pianist and a brilliant vivacious playwright, while waiting for their big break, attempt to reconcile aspirations and relationship in a magical old-school romance. Rated PG-13. Movie snacks provided.
Rated PG-13. Movie snacks provided.
Wednesday, July 26; 5-8pm
Bring your art to share or create art with us! Art supplies provided. Theme: Sidewalk Chalk.
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LearningExpress: School Center Elementary, Middle, and High School level lessons
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LearningExpress: College Center College placement exams & various subject reviews