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Teen events and contests are advertised on the Bulletin Board near the doorway, so check out what’s happening for Teens.

Teen events are sponsored by the Friends of the Library!

Examples of Teen events: 

Summer Reading programs and prizes, Teen Book Discussion Group, Mini Maker Space, Anime matinees and more!

Teen events are for 12-19 year olds.  Registration is required for all Teen programs.  Register on this page, at the Youth Desk or by calling 313.531.5960 x 105

Free Comic Book Day Volunteers

Saturday May 7, 10am-5pm register button

Teen volunteers between the ages of 12&19 are needed to make this program a success.  You will be taking pictures of the kids in superhero poses and distributing special FCBD comics. 
If you like being ‘large and in charge’ contact Kendra to schedule a two or three hour shift between 10am and 5pm. Back to the Past Comics & Collectibles once again generously donated these comics for distribution.

Knitting & Crochet

The Library hosts an informal, drop-in group of knitters and crocheters. Bring a project to work on. We also love show & tell! There is no instructor. No children under 10, please.

Knitting & Crochet is scheduled on the following Saturdays from 11am-1pm:

  • May 7 & 21

Teen Book Discussion Group

For Teens ages 12-19.  Limited to 12 members.  Register at the Youth Desk or call 313.531.5960 x105.  Teens receive a FREE copy of each month’s book courtesy of the Friends of the Library!  Meets monthly on the following Wednesdays at 7 pm:   

The Teen Book Discussion Group will return in September. Please join us for Teens 2016 Summer Reading!

Teens 2016 Summer Reading Program

“Get in the Game, Read!”

Registration begins Monday, June 27 and is required for participation in the reading program and at each event. Ages 12-19.

Teens will be invited to attend FREE events & earn prizes for reading during our 5 week summer reading program with a sports & fitness theme. Teenagers will compete in teams at our “Chocolympics,” perform yoga with a certified instructor, watch a movie, attend a drawing lesson & MORE! Teens will also earn swag bags and books for accruing time spent reading! Register online or in person. 

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