Programs


Teen Programs!

 

Questions or suggestions? Contact Joyce Arellano @ 847-455-6016, ext.242 or jarellano@fppld.org.

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Unless otherwise noted, all Teen programs are for young adults ages 13-18 years old.


Jul
27
Wed
Scrapbooking Club
Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scrapbooking Club

Do you have a bunch of old pictures laying around? Get organized and join us each month for Scrapbooking Club! You will learn new techniques and be able to share ideas. Please bring your own photos, unfinished scrapbooks, and any materials you’d like to trade with others. This program is for teens & adults.

Jul
29
Fri
Anime Club!
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Anime Club!

Come join us at Anime Club!

Draw and paint your own manga! Snack on delicious Japanese snacks! Watch your favorite Anime!

Jul
30
Sat
End of Summer Reading Party
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
End of Summer Reading Party

Celebrate the completion of another successful Summer Reading Program with a party! We will have games, face painting, and ice cream provided by Uncle Harry’s of Wisconsin. All grand prize winners will also be announced.

Aug
2
Tue
National Coloring Book Day
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
National Coloring Book Day

Do you love coloring? It’s a popular pastime for all ages. Stop in anytime on Tuesday, August 2nd and enjoy the fun and relaxation of coloring. We will have special areas set up all over the library for people to color and socialize if they’d like. Otherwise, stop in and choose from our huge assortment of free coloring sheets to take home and enjoy.
Anyone who visits the library on National Coloring Book Day will have the opportunity to win a tote bag full of some awesome coloring books, too! Simply stop at the Info Desk or Kids Crossing Desk and fill out a raffle ticket (limit one per person). Winners will be pulled from the day’s entries and notified later in the week.

Aug
6
Sat
Arts and Snacks
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Arts and Snacks

Drop in for some art! Create a masterpiece at your library. We will have all sorts of Art Suppliers available and a bunch of snacks to keep you going. This program is for adults and teens.

Aug
10
Wed
Perler Bead Projects
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Perler Bead Projects

Design a creation, then melt them together to make magnets or decorations. Perler bead crafts are foolproof and fun! Limit 10. Registration is required. Grades 7-12.

Aug
12
Fri
Friday Family Flicks
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Friday Family Flicks

Join us each month for a family-friendly movie! This month’s movie is Zootopia (PG):

In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

Starring the voices of Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, and Idris Elba, this film has a running time of 1 hour 48 minutes.

Refreshments will also be available.

Aug
16
Tue
Origami and Papercraft
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Origami and Papercraft

Enjoy a relaxing night of paper crafting at your library. Have the freedom to craft to your heart’s content. Paper and basic materials will be provided. For teens and adults. Limit 20. 

 

Aug
22
Mon
Study Hall
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Study Hall

Need a place to do all of your schoolwork? Is there a project due that you need a place to do it? Come in for Library Study Hall. Spread out in our meeting room and put distractions aside.

Aug
23
Tue
Tabletop Gaming Club
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tabletop Gaming Club

If you enjoy playing various board games then this is the program for you! Grab some friends and visit your library to play from a selection of classic and new tabletop games. This program is for teens and adults.