Round Fleece Scarf Kit

December 6-11

Make someone's day a little warmer by crafting a round fleece scarf to use as a Christmas gift. 

This craft kit is best for ages 10-18 and can be picked up from either library branch while supplies last.

Red scarf laid out in a heart shape, text indicating upcoming scarf craft for teens.

Waterless Snow Globe

December 13-18

Don't know what to give as a gift for Christmas? Everyone loves a winter scene, and this easy to create project will take minutes to complete. Best for ages 10 and up. 

These kits can be picked up from either library branch while supplies last.


Snowy scene with brown and green pine trees and two young ladies.

Jack Skellington Felt Ornament

December 20-23

Everyone's favorite "Nightmare Before Christmas" character transformed into an ornament? Now that sounds like a sweet addition to any tree!

Teens are welcome to pick up this craft kit from either branch, while supplies last.


Dark background with crystallized snowflakes, text which explains the upcoming Jack Skellington craft kit.

Anime/Manga Virtual Trivia

January 10

On Monday, January 10th from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM teens are asked to join us for a fun hour of manga and anime themed trivia.

Do you think you know your anime and manga well enough to ace our trivia? Log in to this virtual program and see if you have what it takes to be a Manga Master! 


Comic page with smoke clouds, turquoise background with dots, along with text explaining the anime and manga trivia online program.
 

Mini Heartbreaker Pinata

February 1-5

Whether you despise Valentine's Day or treasure it deeply, we have a craft for you. Create a mini heart pinata, complete with candy, then smash it with a hammer!

Best for teens, and kits will be available for pickup from either branch, while supplies last.



Mini Zen Garden

November 15-20

Learning new ways to relax and stay calm is so important, especially as a teenager. Stop by to pick up a mini Zen garden kit, and exhale slowly!

Dark sand with lines drawn in it, yin-yang circle in middle of sand

Digital Media Zone for Teens

Logo/image for Overdrive for teens, a digital service.


College Prep Center

MeL.org and Learning Express

Logo for the Learning Express Library, a database with the Michigan Electronic Library database collective, or MEL.
Can't find a GED, SAT, or ACT book at the library? Go to Learning Express for practice tests and interactive tutorials.

Michigan eLibrary

for Teens

Click the MeL logo for a ton of great stuff for teens! Homework help, life skills, and resources to help you prepare for college.

Logo for MEL the Michigan Electronic Library.

FAFSA information

http://studentaid.ed.gov/ Comprehensive, detailed information on federal student aid

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/  Free Application for Federal Student Aid site includes the application as well FAFSA4caster, an early eligibility estimator

http://www.nslds.ed.gov/nslds_SA/  National Student Loan Data System allows financial aid recipient to view his or her federal student loan and grant data
 
http://www.youtube.com/FederalStudentAid Federal Student Aid YouTube channel