Teens

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Teen Late Night - permission slips available now!
Date: Friday, December 1, 6:30-10 p.m.
Gaming, movies, crafts, scavenger hunt, food, and more! The Library will be open only for teens with signed permission slips. Teens must request their own permission slip in person at the Children's Desk.  

Please contact Children's Desk with questions: 608-825-0701

 

Teen Tech Thursdays - featuring UW-Whitewater Professor Christina Outlay
Space is limited and registration is required. 

Thursday, November 30, 5:00-8:00 p.m. – Building websites for mobile devices – Learn how to build and publish websites that can be displayed on smaller screens, such as mobile phones and tablets. Please bring your school issued Chromebook! Please make sure your website from the October session is completed!

Thursday, December 14, 5:00-7:00 p.m. – Tech showcase and career talk – Showcase the projects you’ve worked on and talk about careers in the IT and web design. Parents welcome!

Christina Outlay is an associate professor of Information Technology (IT) at UW-Whitewater (UW-W) and creator of colorcoded, whose mission is to get more girls, minorities and low-income youth interested in computing. She also runs the CyberGirlz middle school summer camp at UW-Whitewater. Christina self-supports two IT scholarships for UW-W IT students, one for women and another for African Americans. She holds a bachelors and masters from DePaul University and a PhD from University of Illinois at Chicago and has 12 years of IT corporate experience.

Where: Library Community Room
Contact: Children's Desk 608-825-0701

 

Teen LEGO® Club
Who says kids get to have all the fun? Exclusively for Grades 6 through 12! What can you create with our amazing LEGO® collection? Drop in, or stay for the whole two hours!

Thursday, December 7, 5:00-7:00 pm.
Where: Library Community Room
 

 

Teen Board Gaming with Melissa and Michael
Board game fun for teens in 6th-12th grade! Play games, or create your own! Join us in the Community Room for games and snacks.

Thursday, December 21, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Where: Library Community Room

 

Teen Book Club
Exclusively for Grades 6 through 12! Join us for books, snacks, and fun. New members are always welcome...so come for free food, friendly faces, fantastic reads, and fabulous times! We will be meeting Saturday afternoons at 2:00 p.m. in the Storytime Room or the Conference Room.

Saturday, December 16, 2:00-3:30 p.m.

What we are reading: This month we will read one or more of the following and plan to discuss them all! We are reading Scythe by Neal Shusterman, Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor, An Abundance of Katherines by John Green and Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore. Copies are available at the Children's Desk.
Where: Storytime Room
Contact: Children's Desk 608-825-0701

 

Media Maker Lab for Kids & Teens!
Get up close and personal with the Sun Prairie Media Center’s TV and radio studios through these unique introductory classes! Participants will meet in the lobby of the Sun Prairie Public Library and walk together to the Sun Prairie Media Center, located in the very same building. Unlike our other teen programs, the Media Maker Labs are for kids ages 9-14. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Call the Children’s Desk 825-0701 to register.

Be a Radio DJ! Saturday, December 9, 10-11:30 AM
Ever wonder what it would be like to be a radio disc jockey? Did you know there was a radio station right here in Sun Prairie? Well, it’s time to get on the air! Learn how 103.5 FM the Sun broadcasts, play your favorite songs, conduct an interview, and maybe even go on remote. Want your voice heard? Be a radio DJ!

 

 

Great Teen Reads - Teen Book Lists
Don't know what to read next? Check out one of our 16 different books lists for ideas!

 

Have an idea for a new teen program? Call or email Melissa!
608-825-0701 or mcarollo@sunlib.org

 

Last Updated: Nov 18, 2017