Summer Teen Programs & Events for Teens entering 6th-12th grades:
Feel the Force Photo Contest, Open Hours, June, July and August
Inspiration is a powerful force, find yours this summer, and take a chance in our annual photograph contest. Teens are invited to submit up to three digital photos during the months of June and July. Subject matter: Whatever inspires you! People’s Choice voting takes place during the month of August for first place ($100 Amazon gift card) and second place ($25 Sticky9 gift card). Submit your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 31. The library’s digital camera is available for short term loans.
Space Crafts in a Bag, Open Hours, June and July, Teen Corner
“Do. Or do not. There is no try.” Let Yoda’s immortal words give you the courage to complete our do-it-yourself projects, a new challenge each week. Take them home or make them here. The choice is yours!
Mirror Graffiti, Open Hours, June & July, Teen Corner
Here’s your chance to leave your mark on ADL – on our mirrors, that is. Add your thoughts, art work, book lists and doodles on any of the mirrors hanging in the Teen Area, all through June and July.
Brain Power Challenge, Open Hours, June & July, Teen Corner
How many clones have we stuffed into a jar? What’s your Star Wars IQ? Weekly trivia questions, guessing games and word challenges; take a chance, anytime you’re in. Winners get their names on our award, and the opportunity to choose an app for the library!
Don’t forget to sign up for the Teen Summer Reading program – June 1 to July 31st with great grand prizes of:
- InStax Mini 8 instant photo camera
- $45 iTunes or Google Play Card (your choice)
- Loot Craft 3 Month Subscription, Manga Pack, delivered to your door
During the program, the reading rewards are:
- 1st Reward (15 days): Pizza Hut coupon and Star Wars button of your choice!
- 2nd Reward (30 days): Pick out a book to keep and select another online for ADL!
- 3rd Reward (45 days): Google Cardboard and an entry into the Grand Prize Drawing of your choice!
And one last thing, Lib Corps Volunteers: Allegan area teens: Your library and your community need you (and during
our busy summer season we need you a lot)! Find out how you can lend a hand: staff a craft table, prepare for a program, or sign up children for summer reading fun. Call or stop by the library to register. All Lib Corps hours can be used to fulfill school
community service requirements too. For teens ages 12-18.