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Nightstruck

Lady Renegades

Legacy of Kings

The Rose and the Dagger

Teen Page

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

Teen Advisory Board

Next Meeting: Friday, May 6, 3:30pm
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 4 positions left!

 

Teen Book & Media Chat

Books

Tuesday, May 10, 4-5pm

Have a book, movie, video game, etc. that you’re dying to talk about? Come chat about it!

Vain Glory Competition

Vain Glory

Sign-Up: Friday, May 13, 3:30-5:30pm

Bring your tablet or iPad, sign up for the competition, and learn to play the game. The competition will be held on Saturday, May 21 from 12-4pm.

Competition: Saturday, May 28, 12-4pm

Bring your tablet or iPad and compete with other teens to win a prize!

 

The Limitless Inspiration Writing Club

Fountain pen

Monday, May 16, 5-7pm
Come share your poems, short stories, etc. with other teens and get help with school writing assignments.

 

Teen Book Club

Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake

Tuesday, May 17, 4-5pm

Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake. For three years, seventeen-year-old Cas Lowood has carried on his father's work of dispatching the murderous dead, traveling with his kitchen-witch mother and their spirit-sniffing cat, but everything changes when he meets Anna, a girl unlike any ghost he has faced before.

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

 

Teen Hangout Girl

Teen Hangout

Friday, May 20, 3:30-5:30pm
Come to the library for a place to just hangout and do whatever. We've got Super Smash Bros. on the Wii, a mobile computer lab, a variety of tabletop games, and plenty of spots to sit and read.

 

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YouTube Video Night

Wednesday, May 25, 5-7pm
Come share your favorite YouTube videos!

 

Art Atrium

Color pencils

Tuesday, May 31, 4-6pm
Bring your art to share or create art with us! Art supplies provided.

 

Teen Movie Night

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Monday, June 6, 5:30pm

Scott Pilgrim must defeat his new girlfriend's seven evil exes in order to win her heart. Rated PG-13. Runtime: 112 min. Movie snacks provided.

 

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Study Center

Meet in the library's conference room on Monday and Thursday evenings from 5-7PM for a quiet place to study and do homework. Call ahead to see if tutors are available. iPads available to use alongside tutors only; laptops available to check out to those 16 years of age or older.

 

Teen Librarian:
Emily Sovell

Links

Willmar Library Teens: Facebook WPL Teens
Twitter Willmar Library Teens on Twitter

Helpful Links

Common Sense Media

Goodreads

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

Scholarships

Cappex

Unigo

Peterson's

Fastweb

GoodCall

Driver's Manual

DMV Minnesota Driver's Manual (PDF)

 

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