Teen Services Ongoing Programs
"Strengthening Pontiac Through Literacy Partnerships"
Everyday (except when the library is closed), Teen Area: Ask our staff to get out a deck of cards or two for you and your friends. We have standard card decks and Uno decks. We’ll also unlock our video game cabinets so you can play the Library’s PlayStation 3 or our new XBOX One X.
Board in the Library
Thursdays, 06/17 - 08/23, 12:30-2pm, Auditorium: Get a free summer lunch off the truck, available to all school-aged children, between 12:10-12:30. Afterwards, join us in the Library to play a variety of board games. All ages are welcome and we have something for everyone, with simple games like Candyland and others requiring more strategy like Ticket to Ride.
Thursdays, 08/29, 09/12, 10/10, 11/14, 12/12, 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!
Mondays, 09/09, 10/14, 11/18, 12/09, 4-5:30pm, Auditorium: If you are in middle or high school and enjoy watching anime, then, you should join the Library’s new anime club. Come share your thoughts on your favorite series, binge on a few episodes or a movie with the club, and participate in other fun activities.
Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
Saturdays, 08/31, 09/14, 10/26, 11/09, 12/21, 1-2pm, Teen Zone: This program offers teenagers the opportunity to let their voices be heard and make an impact on their Library and the community. Teens will have the chance to give input on potential future programs, what materials are ordered for their collection, and get involved in helping the Library. This service looks great on resumes and college applications too, so come see how you can get involved.
Teen Book Club
Thursdays, 09/19, 10/17, 11/21, 12/19, 4-5pm, Michigan Room: Do you love reading and need to discuss what you are reading with other people? Then, join our New Teen Book Club where we will have food and book discussions.
Family Karaoke Nights
Thursdays, 08/22, 09/19, 10/17, Tuesdays, 11/19, 12/10, 6-7:30pm, Auditorium: Come sing with us in the Auditorium. Our Karaoke program is open to all ages!
Light refreshments will be provided.
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