212 West Cady St, Northville, MI 48167
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Events for Teens

All Library programs are canceled through the end of May due to the uncertainty about the Coronavirus. Please watch our website as more information becomes available.

NOTE: When you register online, you will receive an email asking you if you wish to receive the email to confirm your registration. You must respond to the requested email within 24 hours. This must be done only ONCE. We apologize for the inconvenience.

QuarARTine Art Contest

(May 10 through June 20)

Creative juices needing to run? Itching to pick up those brushes again? Come enter the 2020 QuarARTine Art Contest, open to all teenagers 13-18 years old as of May 10, 2020!
All skill levels and grades are welcome. The theme for this contest is: Lost in a Story. Feel free to get creative with the objects you have at home if you’re unable to access art supplies.
For detailed rules and awards, please see this document: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1uQtf6T4jva-EpcD19wddktfeUmpR4uLj/view?usp=sharing
Entries are due 11:59 pm, June 20, 2020 through this Google form: https://forms.gle/oHJWwpANgALR7bdG8
This event was brought to life by one of the Northville District Library’s stellar teen volunteers! For more information on volunteering with the library, please contact nmolnar@northvillelibrary.org or visit the Teen Advisory Board page on the NDL website.
 
Questions? Please contact quarartine.contest@gmail.com or nmolnar@northvillelibrary.org.

STRESSBUSTING STREAMALONG

Tuesday, June 2 | 6 – 7:30 pm
Join us for an online version of our popular Student Stressbuster event! We’ll have virtual bubble-wrap, games, and all of the cute animal cams you can handle.

TEEN FANDOM TRIVIA

Saturday, June 13 | 1 – 2 pm
Are you the greatest fan of them all? Test your knowledge of different fandoms brought to you by the hard work of the library’s Teen Advisory Board!

BAD ART NIGHT

Tuesday, June 16 | 6 – 7:30 pm
Create a terrible art piece using only a random grab-bag of supplies from the library and share it with others via Zoom! Vote on the silliest masterpiece and prizes will be awarded. Register for access and info on picking up supplies.

SUPER SMASH BROS. ULTIMATE TOURNAMENT!

Saturdays, June 27 AND August 8 | 12 – 3:30 pm
Join us at home with your own Nintendo Switch for a tournament unlike any we’ve ever held before! Nintendo Switch/Switch Lite and a copy of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate required to participate.

STOP-MOTION ANIMATION WORKSHOP

Tuesday, July 7 | 6 – 8:15 pm
Learn how to make a quick stop-action gif using clay and other supplies! Smartphone or tablet required.

TEEN FICTIONARY

Tuesday, July 14 | 6 – 7 pm
Join us for an afternoon of virtual Pictionary themed around your favorite YA book series, including Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, and The Hunger Games.

TEEN DISCORD D & D

Saturday, July 25 | 12 – 3 pm
Ready for adventure? Roll the dice on a Dungeons and Dragons online game with our librarians and volunteer dungeon masters. Pre-generated character sheets will be available. Discord and Roll20 accounts are required.

FANFICTION WRITER’S CLUB

Tuesday, July 28 | 6 – 7:30 pm
Whether you’re an experienced fanfic author or a brand new shipper, this club is for you. Share, write and talk with fellow writers.

VIRTUAL SCAVENGER HUNT

Tuesday, August 4 | 6 – 7 pm
Search through both real and virtual space to score points and win prizes! Register for details.

JACKBOX PARTY

Tuesday, August 25 | 6 – 7 pm
Let’s play the Jackbox Party Pack! Games include Fibbage, Drawful, Lie Swatter, and more! This program will be held via Zoom. Smartphone/tablet required to participate.