Events for Teens
Sun., 2/1/15, 1:00pm – 3:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Sat., 2/7/15, 9:00am – Sat., 2/14/15, 5:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Stop by the library to view art created by students from across Wisconsin! About 40 works of art by K-12 students will be on display for one week throughout the second floor, as part of the Wisconsin Art Education Association's Youth Art ... (read more)
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to create apps using MIT's App Inventor software during one of several free classes! Teens should bring their smart phone along to test their creation. Teens will also create a Google and Gmail account during this event in order to use App Inventor. ... (read more)
Tue., 2/17/15, 7:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
The Women's Community, a non-profit organization serving victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse will share information about dating violence with teens. Teens will learn to recognize the difference between positive and abusive relationships, especially when dating.
Wed., 2/18/15, 1:30pm – 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to learn jewelry making techniques as they create their own wearable art. We will craft rings and bracelets from wire, beads, and cord. All necessary supplies will be provided.
Tue., 2/24/15, 6:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels reprise their roles as lovable imbeciles Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne in this sequel to Dumb and Dumber. Follow dumb Harry (Daniels) and dumber Lloyd (Carrey) as they embark on a mission to find Harry's adopted daughter. ... (read more)
Thu., 2/26/15, 6:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Thu., 3/5/15, 6:00pm – 7:30pm @ MCPL Hatley
Are you frustrated about telling children the same thing over and over? Learn to get your children to tune in so you can stop yelling and they start listening. You'll learn how to teach your child respect and responsibility. Linda Salzman ... (read more)
Teens and tweens are invited to experiment with yarn and try their hand at weaving with common household items including paper plates and straws during this event to celebrate Teen Tech Week: Libraries are for Making. Stay tuned for additional opportunities to ... (read more)
Wed., 3/18/15 – Wed., 5/20/15 @ MCPL Wausau
Stop by the library to view works of art created by children, young adults and adults with disabilities from across Wisconsin. The "Creative Power" traveling exhibition includes 30 pieces of art, and is curated by VSA Wisconsin, a group dedicated to providing ... (read more)
Wed., 3/18/15, 1:30pm – 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to use the scratch art technique to create their own unique artwork from recycled CDs. All necessary supplies will be provided.
Thu., 3/19/15, 6:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Wed., 4/1/15, 1:00pm – Thu., 4/30/15, 8:00pm @ MCPL Athens
NEW! Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to celebrate National Poetry Month by creating a poem using found words from other materials, cutting out words and gluing them to a new page. No registration is required, and all materials will be provided. ... (read more)
Mon., 4/13/15, 6:00pm – 7:00pm @ MCPL Edgar
NEW! Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to the Edgar branch Library to create “altered books” with a social action message in this event series led by Edgar High School Art Instructor Monique Olson. Altered books are an art form of creating art by ... (read more)
Wed., 4/15/15, 1:30pm – 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create and test their own unique magnetic microbot while learning about scientific advancements in the robotics field. All necessary supplies will be provided.
Thu., 4/16/15, 6:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Thu., 5/21/15, 6:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau