Pop-up Tween Makerspace

Tweens, from 9-14, are invited to check out Willard Library's Pop-Up Tween Makerspace. Each month, students will explore different Makerspace activities such as Makey-Makeys, littleBits, HUE Animation Studio, and DIY crafts. The Makerspace activities allow tweens to explore their creativity and problem-solving skills while experimenting with different technologies and resources.

Tuesdays, Jan. 24; Feb. 28, March 21,

6-7 p.m.,

Willard Library Meeting Room,

Thursdays, Feb. 9, March 16, and April 13,

6-7 p.m.,

Helen Warner Branch

Teen Tech Week: Get Connected at Your Library

Three special programs will celebrate Teen Tech Week with tech activities and a chance to connect with community leaders. Each program will include food, prizes, fun, and plenty of resources to help youth stay connected.

Tech activities,

Tuesday, March 7, 3-5 p.m.,

Helen Warner Branch,

Tech activities and get connected with a community leader,

Wednesday, March 8, 3-5 p.m.,

Willard Library Teen Room,

Motivational speaker Derek Malone, a Battle Creek fire captain who started the Now What? program,

Thursday, March 9, 3-5 p.m.,

Willard Library Teen Room

Gear up for Teen Winter Reading

Stop by the Teen Room at Willard Library or the Helen Warner Branch to sign up for Gear Up For Winter Reading and receive a bingo card. By completing different activities, teens may earn bingos and be eligible for up to five prizes.

The program continues through March 31.

The last day to turn in bingo cards for prizes will be Saturday, April 8.

Daily Teen Afterschool Program

Stop in after school every day for activities.

School Days

2:30-5 p.m.

Willard Library Teen Room

Students may use the Teen Room entrance on the north end of the library.