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Teen Summer Reading Program

Teen Summer Reading Program Logo - Build a Better World2017 Summer Reading Program

Monday, May 15-Thursday, August 3

Grades 7-12

Check out the Summer Reading Program Video

Build a Better World with the Novi Library! All teens in grades 7-12 are encouraged to join the Summer Reading Program! Attend free and exciting programs, enjoy some great reads and win some cool prizes this summer. Sign up online or come into the Library where we will be on hand to assist you with the registration process.

 

Thank you to all our sponsors for their support of our summer programs and reading game!

  Friends of the Novi Library        Paradise Park      Novi Public Schools

Town and Country Eye Care        Twelve Oaks Mall        Everbrook Academy

 

Also see Tween programming.

COMIC ART CAMP

Create a Comic Strip

Thursday, 2-3:30pm
Jun 22

Have fun learning the basics of developing characters, creating dialog, sequencing your story, as well as penciling and inking your own comic strip.

Grades: 4-8
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Youth Activity Room

Animation Basics

Thursday, 2-3:30pm
Jul 20

Have fun learning the basics of developing a character and bringing it to life.

Grades: 4-8
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Youth Activity Room

Digital Comics

Thursday, 2-3:30pm
Aug 17

Explore the basics of using Graphic Tablets to power up your comic art.

Grades: 4-8
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Youth Activity Room

Taste Test Challenge

Tuesday, 6-7pm
Jul 11

Challenge your taste buds by tasting and comparing various name brand foods.

Grades: 7-12
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: May 15
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Youth Activity Room

STEAM Challenges

Wednesday, 6-7pm
Jul 12

Participate in fun, engaging activities that explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics.

Grades: 4-8
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Whole Meeting Room

DIY Animal Shelter Blankets

Wednesday, 6-8pm
Jul 19

Participate in an easy project that will make a big difference and earn community service hours. Help us make no sew fleece blankets that will be donated to a local animal shelter.

Grades: 7-12
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Whole Meeting Room

Rock Wall Climbing Adventure

Wednesday, 6-8pm
Jul 26

Join us for the ultimate rock wall climbing adventure! Event will be held outside near Fuerst Park. You must wear tennis shoes (no flip flops allowed) to participate.

Ages: 10+
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: No Registration
Location: Fuerst Park

Teen After Hours Party

Friday, 6:30-9:30pm
Aug 4

Complete the Teen Summer Reading Program and earn a pass to the After Hours Party. Teens take over the Library to play games, eat pizza, make your own sundae, watch a movie, win prizes and more! Permission slip required and will be emailed to participants who sign up.

Grades: 7-12
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Jun 1
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Whole Meeting Room

Life-Size Pac-Man

Tuesday, 6:30-8pm
Aug 15

Test yourself on our life-size, live-action Pac-Man game by outsmarting the ghosts!

Grades: 5-12
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: No registration
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Whole Meeting Room

DIY Back to School Bags

Tuesday, 6:30-7:30pm
Aug 22

This DIY craft is a fun way to start off your school year! Create your own designs and add decorations to your personalized bag.

Grades: 4-8
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Registration Ends: When Filled
Location: Youth Activity Room