Teen Services Featured Programs
"Strengthening Pontiac Through Literacy Partnerships"
Wednesdays, 06/13, 07/11, 08/08, 6:45pm-7:45pm, Auditorium: Come join us for this fitness favorite, Zumba! Ages 5 and up are invited to give Zumba a try with a licensed instructor!
Teen Summer Reading 2018
Saturday, 06/16 (Kick Off) - Saturday, 08/11 (Completion Party): Teens, for every 300 pages you read earn a prize. Read 1200 pages to complete the program and you will receive a certificate, a bag full of goodies and more! Plus, get a chance to win the big prizes: E-reader, gift cards, and more! The last day to turn in your reading logs is Aug. 4th to quality for prizes. Closing Party and drawing are on August 11th.
Please, register at the Teen Reference desk!
MPV Mobile Video Truck
Saturday, 06/16, 2-4pm, Library Parking Lot: On our Summer Reading Kick Off, the MPV Mobile Video Truck will be in the library's parking lot!
Story-Teller Vickie Brent-Touray and Nanou Djiapo African Drum and Dance
Saturday 06/16, 3-5pm, Youth Room-Pavillion-Library Park: The theme for summer reading is Libraries Rock! So look forward to featured programming involving music this summer. We are proud to feature Nanou Djiapo this year during our celebration.
"Nanou Djiapo" literally means "Keep Together..," as a culturally related, and traditionally bonded, artistic family. The group is widely known and admired as one of the premier youth and young adult African Drum and Dance groups locally and internationally, and is constantly in demand to perform.
3:00pm, Youth Room: Craft
3:30pm, Pavillion and Library Park: African Drum Performance
4:00pm, Pavillion and Library Park: African Dance Instruction
Make Music Beats
Saturdays, 06/23, 07/21, 08/25, 1-4pm, Auditorium: Come learn how to DJ, make beats, and produce music with Yaktown Sounds. All are welcome!
Metro Detroit Youth Day 2018
Wednesday, 07/11, 8:30am-2:30pm, Auditorium: Join Pontiac Public library and Metro Youth Day to spend a day of fun in Detroit. A bus will be provided to take participants to Belle Isle Park in Detroit. Free snacks and lunch will be provided.
Bus schedule: Departs from the Pontiac Public Library at 8:00am; Departs from Belle Isle Park at 2:30pm.
IMPORTANT: You must fill out a registration form, signed and completed by your parent(s) or legal guardian and return it to the Pontic Public Library or you will not be able to participate.
No children under the age of 8 are permitted to participate!
Chaperons are needed! Please contact Jesse Cleary, Teen Librarian: Teen Reference Desk: (248) 630-3142; Email: email@example.com.
Teen Game Day
Saturday, 08/04, 6-9pm, Auditorium: Teens, join us for an evening of fun, laughs, food, games, and more! Play your favorite games on Xbox, Play Station, Wii, board games, cards, and much more!
Registration is required!
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