Teen Summer Reading Program
2017 Summer Reading Program
Monday, May 15-Thursday, August 3
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!
Cinco de Mayo Celebration
Join us for our Cinco de Mayo Celebration with delicious snacks, including a buffet style of Mexican foods.
Study Skills Survival Guide – Sylvan Learning Center
Teens and their parents are invited to a study skills workshop presented by Sylvan Learning Center of Novi to discuss time management, note taking, reading and study strategies, and test taking. Students will learn the proper way to use their student planner, how to produce a study schedule, and different study techniques and useful tips.
Board Games at the Library
Take time for some digital detox. Come play an old favorite or discover your next one. Pandemic, Ticket to Ride, Settlers or Cataan, and more. No experience required
Simple Summer Recipes
You'll learn and sample three different recipes and get a free journal/pen set to keep great recipes in.
Kick-Off Teen Summer Party
The last day of school is the first day of summer fun at the Library. Join us for pizza, games, prizes, and more!
Summer Carnival Extravaganza at Fuerst Park
In partnership with Novi Parks and Recreation join us as we celebrate the beginning of summer at our fabulous carnival at Fuerst Park. Enjoy face painting, carnival games, a petting farm, pony rides, and a bounce house. Food will be available for purchase from Nosh Pit Food Truck.
Ages: All Ages
COMIC ART CAMP
Create a Comic Strip
Have fun learning the basics of developing characters, creating dialog, sequencing your story, as well as penciling and inking your own comic strip.
Have fun learning the basics of developing a character and bringing it to life.
Explore the basics of using Graphic Tablets to power up your comic art.
Taste Test Challenge
Challenge your taste buds by tasting and comparing various name brand foods.
Participate in fun, engaging activities that explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics.
DIY Animal Shelter Blankets
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.
Rock Wall Climbing Adventure
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.
Teen After Hours Party
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.
Test yourself on our life-size, live-action Pac-Man game by outsmarting the ghosts!
DIY Back to School Bags
This DIY craft is a fun way to start off your school year! Create your own designs and add decorations to your personalized bag.