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Teen Space at the Willmar Public Library
Teen Space at the Willmar Public Library


2018 Teen Summer Reading Program:
Reading Takes You Everywhere

June 4-August 31
Grades 6-12

How It Works:

This year's grand prizes include:

Download your Teen Reading Log here.


Read Down Your Fines

June 4-August 31
Ages 0-18

Read Down Your Fines

Got fines? Read them away! 15 minutes of reading = $1 in fines off your account. **Read up to $20 off your account

Sign up at the Children’s or Information Desk to start reading!

**Only applies to overdue fees on PLS items—does not apply to lost/damaged/billed items, replacement card fees, or fees on ILL items. Participants must list Willmar as their home library.


Teen Gaming Club

Game controller

Wednesday, June 6

Try out a new video game each month.


Teen Advisory Board

Next Meeting: Friday, June 8

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. Only 2 positions left!


Happy Death Day

Teen Movie Night

Monday, June 11, 5:30 pm

A college student must relive the day of her murder over and over again, in a loop that will end only when she discovers her killer's identity.

Rated PG-13.


Teen Book & Media Chat


Tuesday, June 12

Have a book, movie, video game, etc. that you're dying to talk about? Come chat about it! Meet at the library.


Teen hangout girl

Teen Hangout

Friday, June 15 & 18

Come to the library for a place to just hang out and do whatever. We've got board games, iPads, and a HTC Vive.


Shark Tank

Teen TV Marathon

Saturday, June 16, 9am-4pm

Ambitious entrepreneurs present their breakthrough business concepts. Rated TV-PG.


The Limitless Inspiration Writing Club

Fountain pen

Monday, June 18

Love writing? Come share your poems, short stories, etc. with other teens and get help with your writing homework.


Teen Book Club

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

Tuesday, June 19
4-6 pm
Meet at 1st St Subway

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator.

Come join us as we discuss this month's current book. Beware! There will be spoilers. Register for book club here. Teens 13+.


Teen Movie Night


Monday, June 25

When the network of satellites designed to control the global climate starts to attack Earth, it's a race against the clock for its creator to uncover the real threat before a worldwide Geostorm wipes out everything and everyone.

Rated PG-13.


Art Atrium

Color pencils

Wednesday, June 27, 5-8pm
Bring your art to share or create art with us. Art supplies provided.


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Teen Librarian:
Emily Sovell


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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







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DMV Minnesota Driver's Manual (PDF)


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