Teen Summer Reading Program
This is a required orientation meeting for teens who have already submitted applications to be volunteers for the Summer Reading Program. You may attend either meeting. If you have any questions, please contact Lindsay Fricke at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-869-7218.
Tie Dye Day!
It’s our annual Tie-Dye celebration to kick off Summer Reading! Bring a pre-washed, 100% cotton T-shirt to the Library for our annual tie dye bash. Please remember to wear old clothes because the dye will stain.
Bubble Soccer Detroit is bringing bubble soccer to the Library! Have fun playing soccer while inside a giant bubble.
Spectacular Sports Movie
Watch a newly released feature movie (PG-13 rating) with a robotics club who compete in a reigning championship. Snacks and refreshments will be served.
Fitness Training Workshop
Join Marybeth Housner, certified personal trainer and fitness instructor, for a one hour fitness class to improve overall fitness. Participants will start with a cardio/dance segment followed by a strength training segment then ending with yoga/stretch.
Get Your Groove On
Feeling left out when the music comes on? Don’t know how to do the line dance at dances or weddings? Dance instructor Emma Housner will get you off your chair and on your feet moving and sliding to the music. You will learn the Hustle and the Wobble!
Put your engineering and design skills to the test while completing candy building challenges and games!
Healthy Eating & Cooking 101
Join Chef George Rapitis, a Continuing Education and Professional Development Instructor for Culinary Arts at Schoolcraft College, for a fun and hands-on cooking demonstration. Learn how to prepare healthy meals and sample one of his favorite dishes!
Summer Reading Program Lock-In Finale Party
Teens going into grades 7-12 are invited to hang out at the Library after hours! We’ve got a lot of fun stuff planned including games, prizes, pizza, and an ice cream sundae
Teens must have completed the Summer Reading Program or volunteered throughout the summer to participate in the finale party. Permission slip required for entry.
Tween Spelling Bee
Participate in the Novi Public Library’s spelling bee just for students going into grades 5-6, or come cheer on your favorite speller! If you take part in the spelling bee, be sure to check our website or come into the Library for a list of the words that might be included (there will be other words used as well). The list will be available online and in the Library on August 9.
DIY Drawstring Backpacks
This DIY craft is a fun and personal way to make a backpack of your own. Add your own designs and decorations. Perfect for school!