Events for Teens

All events are free; some events require registration. For more information, call the library at 262-246-5182.


AP Exam Study Hours

The library will be open extended hours for students studying for AP exams. Whether you’re looking for a quiet study space, or a place to work with a small group, we’ve got it. We’ll also have snacks, study break activities (think coloring and crafts), and visits from Dakota the Therapy Dog. No need to register, but students must be in the library by regular closing time. Grades 10-12.

Sunday Schedule (Library closes at 4:00PM)

  • Sunday, April 28, 1:00-5:00PM
  • Sunday, May 5, 1:00-8:00PM
  • Sunday, May 12, 1:00-8:00PM

Thursday Schedule (Library closes at 8:00PM)

  • Thursday, May 2, 4:00-9:00PM
  • Thursday, May 9, 4:00-9:00PM


Volunteering for TEENS

We love our teen volunteers! If you are in eighth grade or high school and love working with kids, we need your help this summer. Attend one of our required volunteer training sessions and learn how you can support summer reading while having fun at the library.

Teen Volunteer Orientation and Training

Grades 8+
Thursday, May 30, 4:30-5:30 PM
Wednesday, June 12, 3:30-4:30 PM

No registration required.

More information is also available on our volunteering at the library page.


Teen Summer Reading

Grades 6-12
June 3 – August 10
Prize Drawing August 12
Read what you want this summer for a chance to win cool prizes. Earn fun rewards and one prize drawing entry for every 15 hours that you read. Sign up at the library or register here starting June 3.


Teen Book Parties

“Portals to New Worlds”
Grades 4-6
July 16
1:30-2:45 PM (registration required)

These books allow you to believe that at any moment you might be spirited away from your daily routine and into another world or time. Are you entering 4th, 5th, or 6th grade next fall and love to read? Join us for book discussion, an activity, and a snack.

Registration open June 25-July 9. Sign up and check our a library copy of the book of your choice in person at the Youth Services Desk.


“Villains You Can’t Help But Root For”
Grades 7-9
July 16
2:00-2:45 PM (registration required)

Day and night, yin and yang; you can’t have the good without the bad, the hero without the villain. They are the characters we love to hate, and secretly — love to love. Chat about your books while sharing snacks and activities.

Registration open June 25-July 9. Sign up and check our a library copy of the book of your choice in person at the Youth Services Desk.


Tie Dye @ the Library

All Ages
August 17
10:00AM – 1:00 PM

Bring friends and family to a tie dye  party on the library’s front lawn. Bring your own items to dye (shirts, socks, bandanas, picnic blankets… ) and we will provide the dye, rubber bands, and gloves. Come to the library and color your world!

No Registration required. Just drop in!