s The Willmar Public Library: Teen Space

What's new
@ the Library

Goodbye, Perfect

This Is What It Feels Like


Wind Rider

A Sorrow Fierce and Falling


Kiss Collector


Even If I Fall


A Curse So Dark and Lonely

The Love & Lies of Rukhsana Ali

Famous in a Small Town

Our Year of Maybe

Votes of Confidence: A Young Person's Guide to American Elections

Teen Page

Study Center

Students in library

Every Thursday from 5-7pm

Stop by the conference room for homework help or a quiet place to study.



Teen Bad Movie Night

The Meg

Tuesday, February 19

After escaping an attack by what he claims was a 70-foot shark, Jonas Taylor must confront his fears to save those trapped in a sunken submersible. PG-13



Teen Hangout

Teen Hangout

Wednesday, February 20; 5:30-7:30pm

Enjoy video games, arts and crafts, board and card games, and snacks and drinks!


VR Day

HTC Vive

Saturday, February 23

Join us as we play virtual reality games on our HTC Vive!


Teen Movie


Wednesday, February 27

A journalist becomes the host of an alien symbiote and acquires superhuman abilities – alongside a malevolent and unpredictable alter-ego while investigating the true nature of the secretive experiments conducted by the Life Foundation. PG-13



Teen Tech Week

Teen Tech Week

Catapults & 3D Pens

Monday, March 4

Design something cool with our new 3D pens and make your own mini catapult!


Video Game Design

Friday, March 8

Learn how to design video game levels with Mario Maker!


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Teen Advisory Board

Friday, March 1

The Willmar Public Library is looking for 10 dedicated teens, age 13+, who want to help:

Teen Advisory Board

Apply here. Return completed forms to the Willmar Public Library Circulation or Reference Desk.


Stress Relief

Stress Relief

Wednesday, March 6

Unwind after school with puzzles, coloring pages, video games, and stress relieving toys like putty, kinetic sand, stress balls, and more!


Active Games

Active Games

Saturday, March 9

Get your body moving with our indoor games! We've got table tennis, badminton, and VR games that will have you working up a sweat!


Teen Book Club

Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful by Arwen Dayton

Friday, March 15
Meet upstairs in the library.

Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful by Arwen Dayton. Six interconnected stories that ask how far we will go to remake ourselves into the perfect human specimens, and how hard that will push the definition of human. Come join us as we discuss this month's current book. Beware! There will be spoilers. Teens 13+.



Teen Bad Movie Night

Mac & Me

Tuesday, March 19

An alien trying to escape from NASA is befriended by a wheelchair-bound boy. PG



Teen Hangout

Teen Hangout

Wednesday, March 20; 5:30-7:30pm

Enjoy video games, arts and crafts, board and card games, and snacks and drinks!


Teen Movie

Green Book

Wednesday, March 27

A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South. PG-13



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Teen Librarian:
Samantha Plessel


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Helpful Links

Common Sense Media


IMDb: Everything about movies and TV shows

TasteKid: Music, movies, shows, books, authors and games recommendations

Teens Health

Homework Help

Electronic Library for Minnesota

Electronic Library for Minnesota

LearningExpress: School Center Elementary, Middle, and High School level lessons

LearningExpress: Recursos para Hispanohablantes

Willmar High School's Instructional Media Center (IMC)

K-12 Resources

OnlineSchools.org Online Homeschooling/K-12 alternatives

College &
College Prep

College Prep Checklist

Federal Student Aid

LearningExpress: College Prep Center Includes ACT and SAT practice tests

LearningExpress: College Center College placement exams & various subject reviews

Minnesota State Colleges and Universities

University of Minnesota

Accredited Schools Online







Driver's Manual

DMV Minnesota Driver's Manual (PDF)


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