Introduction to Robotics Programming
Club Z of Novi will provide a brief demonstration of robotics programming. Participants can signup for an introduction to robotics programming course offered by Club Z at the demonstration. For scheduling and details, contact Dean at (248) 344-2200.
Visit the Teen Stop during the week of February 8-14 and guess the number of candies in a jar. The most accurate guess will win the jar full of candies!
Pizza Taste Fest
Let’s celebrate National Pizza Day! Come taste all types of pizza from local Novi pizza shops. Beverages will be provided.
Teen Book Club
A special thanks to the Community Financial Credit Union for sponsoring this program.
Teen Chocolate Party
Enjoy fondue by dipping your favorite snacks into chocolate. Learn how to make your own cake pops.
Resume Writing Workshop
If you’re worried about writing your first resume, you’re not alone! City of Novi’s Human Resources Generalist, Jackie Smale, will discuss what your first resume should look like, offers tips on how to write your first resume, and explains what skills and experiences are relevant.
Kidpreneur Coding Workshop
Kick off Teen Read Week at this after hours lock-in party! Kidpreneur of Novi will host a coding workshop where participants can learn to design and develop a game in less than 2 hours. Pizza and refreshments will be served.
Teen Tech Week
Celebrate Teen Tech Week during the week of March 6-12. “Like” the Novi Public Library Teen Stop on Facebook and check-in. The person with the most check-ins during this week will win a prize. Test your texting skills by participating in our “Name that Acronym” quiz. Pick up the quiz at the second floor information desk. Participants that correctly answer all the questions will be entered into a raffle for prizes, including ear buds, flash drives, and candy.
Tips & Techniques For A Successful Interview
Do you need help preparing for a job interview? Paradise Park Novi’s owner, Jeffrey Wainwright, will discuss the best tips and techniques to enhance your interview skills to help you land the job.
Battle of the Books
Come and enjoy this great event designed to promote the sport of reading! Students read from a list of six books and then participate in a contest where each team answers questions about those books as a team. Prizes will be awarded to first, second, and third place teams.
Saving For College
Megan Buonodono of the Michigan Education Trust (MET) staff will discuss how the MET prepaid tuition plan works and how the Michigan Education Savings Program (MESP) plan can be used at eligible colleges.
Introduction to Robotics Demonstration
Saturdays, 11am-12pm; 1-2pm
Club Z of Novi will provide a brief demonstration of robotics programming. Participants can sign-up for an introduction to robotics programming course offered by Club Z at the demonstration. For scheduling and details, contact Dean at (248) 344-2200.
Teen Writing Contest
Show off your creative writing skills during our 2016 Teen Writing Contest! Write a poem, no longer than 30 lines/400 words, or a short story, no longer than 2,500 words. Subject matter and language must not be profane or vulgar in nature. The writing must be completely original. Participants must be in grades 9-12. Contest begins March 28 and ends April 22. Prizes given to first, second, and third place winners.
Prom Prep 101
How to get ready for prom? We will share many useful tips, including style, skin care, and make-up application, for one of the biggest moments of your life. Raffle drawings for prizes.
Draw Your Own Anime and Manga
Celebrate Teen Literature Day! Draw your favorite manga character or create an original character. Artwork will be displayed in the Teen Stop.
Tween Poetry Fun
Want to learn to develop your inner poet? Join Melanie Zwegers a local author as she shares the delight of mixing poetry and drawing.
Architecture never made you this hungry before. Build a creation out of edible materials.
Celebrate National Pretzel Day! Dip pretzels in chocolate, cheese, and more. Winners of our 2016 Teen Writing Contest will be announced at this program.
Smart Money Saving Tips For Teens
Community Financial will discuss smart saving tips at an early age. They will teach teens about needs vs. wants that can lead to smart spending habits. Snacks will be provided. Raffle for prepaid gift card.