2022 Summer Fun for Teens

Summer 2022
Teen DIY: Take & Make Kits
Visit the First Floor Service Desk to pick up a craft kit with supplies and instructions, then enjoy an art project at home. New Take & Makes are available for pickup on the first of each month, while supplies last and are limited to one per teen. 

  • Firework Salt Painting 
  • Patriotic Paper Lanterns 
  • CD Scratch Art 

June 1 | July 1 | Aug. 1 

Teen Book Club  
Eat pizza, meet other readers, talk books — and this summer, watch the movie! Twenty free copies of the next book are given away at each meeting. Virtual option available. Visit bit.ly/OPLteens to register. 

FRI | 1 p.m. | Grades 6-12 | Lower Level & Zoom  
July 1 | Aug. 5 

Teen Volunteer Fair
Looking for volunteer hours? Need something to do this summer? Volunteer in our community! Find something you’re passionate about at our Teen Volunteer Fair, where local businesses and organizations will discuss their opportunities. 
SAT | June 11 | 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Grades 6-12 | Lower Level 

Teen DIY Drop-In
Drop in from 1 - 3 p.m. to create projects that are as simple or complex as you’d like. We’ll provide the supplies; you bring the creativity!  

  • Tie-Dye T-Shirts 
  • Perler Beads 
  • Button Making  

TUES | 1 - 3 p.m. | Grades 6-12 | Lower Level & Teen Zone  
June 14 | July 12 | Aug. 9 

Teen DIY: Acrylic Paint Along
Follow along to The Art Sherpa to create a simple but stunning work of art. Supplies provided but space limited – visit the links below to register. 

FRI | 2 p.m. | Grades 6-12 | Lower Level   
June 24 | July 29 

Lifeskills for Teens: Bike Tune-Up
Learn how to give your bike the TLC it needs. Winnebago Bicycle will be here to show you how to do basic maintenance on your bike. One teen attendee will win a Winnebago Bicycle gift card.
FRI | June 17 | 2 p.m. | Grades 6-12 | Lower Level  

Lifeskills for Teens: Vehicle Maintenance Basics
You learned the rules of the road, you passed your driving test, now learn how to care for your vehicle. This session will show you how to do easy and practical maintenance tasks such as checking air pressure, changing wiper blades, and refilling fluids. One teen attendee will win a roadside emergency kit. 
WED | July 20 | 2 p.m. | Ages 15-19 | Lower Level