Teens

Upcoming Events

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Make 2017 a Year of Learning!
Gale Courses deliver hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online courses focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment. Six-week courses are taught by college instructors and experts in the field, ensuring a high-quality, high-impact educational experience for all ages. This amazing resource is available to you at no cost with a library card! Click on the Gale Courses icon at the bottom of Aram Library’s homepage or under the Research/Databases menu.

¡Los cursos de Gale ya están disponibles!
Gale Courses ofrece cientos de atractivos cursos en línea, dirigidos por instructores, enfocados en el desarrollo profesional, habilidades con la tecnología, y enriquecimiento profesional. Los cursos de 6 semanas son enseñados por profesores de universidad y expertos en el área, asegurando una experiencia educacional de alta calidad para todas las edades. ¡Este recurso está disponible sin costo para usted con su Tarjeta de la Biblioteca! En el sitio web de la Biblioteca haga clic en el icono de Gale Courses o en el menú de Research/Databases.

Knit and Crochet Club November 6, 13, 29 at 6 p.m.
For all ages and experience levels, Knit and Crochet Club meets at 6 p.m. on the scheduled dates.  Bring your own project to work on.  Beginners welcome.

Club de Tejer y Crochet – Lunes, 6 y 13 de noviembre, Miércoles 19 de noviembre 6 p.m.
Para todas las edades y niveles. El club de Tejer y Crochet se reúne a las 6 p.m. en las fechas acordadas. Traiga su propio proyecto. Los principiantes son bienvenidos.

Trick or Treating at the Library – Tuesday, October 31 – – ALL DAY!
Visit the Children’s Desk (downstairs) in costume to collect your treat.

Food for Fines – November 1 to 30
Do your part to replenish the food pantry supplies at the same time you reduce your fines for overdue library materials.  For each nonperishable food item you bring in, we’ll take $1 off your overdue fines.  All donations must be in good condition and not past their expiration or sell-by dates. (Ramen noodles and gelatin mixes will not be accepted.) Food for Fines does not apply to charges for damaged or lost materials.

Comida por Multas – del 1 -30 de noviembre
Haga su parte para reponer el banco de comida al mismo tiempo que reduce sus multas de libros y material de la biblioteca atrasados. Por cada producto no perecedero que traiga, reduciremos $1 de su multa. Todas las donaciones deben estar en Buena condición y no caducados. (No aceptaremos fideos Ramen ni polvos para gelatina). Este programa no aplica para reducir cargos por materiales dañados o extraviados.

Scrawl, Y’all: Teen Writing Club
Wednesday, November 1 at 5 p.m.
Wednesday, November 15 at 5 p.m. at Barrett Memorial Library
in Williams Bay

Are you a writer?  Constantly coming up with stories and characters in your head?  Want to get together with other like-minded tweens and teens and geek out over your ideas?  Then this is the club for you!  We’ll meet twice a month to write, eat snacks, and share what we’re working on (if we feel like it)—we’ll also start off each session with some writing prompts to get those creative juices flowing!  Bring yourself, a notebook, and any stories or ideas you’d like to share!

Aram Public Library in Delavan and Barrett Memorial Library in Williams Bay are joining forces once again, so we hope you’re ready for some traveling creative writing fun!  The meeting on the 1st Wednesday of the month will meet at your home library, while the location of the meeting on the 3rd Wednesday will alternate each month.

Questions about the schedule or the program as a whole?  Stop by either library or shoot us an email!  Ms. Katherine – aramkids@aramlibrary.org, Ms. Emily – esanders@williamsbay.lib.wi.us

Scrawl, Y’all: Club de Escritura para adolescentes
Miércoles 1º de noviembre a las 5 p.m. en la Biblioteca Barrett Memorial en Williams Bay
¿Eres un escritor? ¿Tienes historias y personajes en tu cabeza constantemente? ¿Quieres juntarte con otros jóvenes que piensen igual que tú para compartir tus ideas? ¡Este club es para ti! Nos reuniremos 2 veces al mes, habrá botanas y compartiremos lo que hemos realizado (si es que queremos) – También empezaremos cada sesión con algunas ideas para ayudar a nuestra creatividad. ¡Venga con una libreta y cualquier historia o ideas que desee compartir!

La Biblioteca Pública Aram en Delavan y la Biblioteca en Memoria de Barret en Williams Bay, están uniendo sus fuerzas una vez más, así que ¡esperamos que estén listos para para tener diversión viajando creativamente y escribiendo! Las reuniones serán el primer miércoles de cada mes en su biblioteca local, y la reunión del 3er miércoles se alternará cada mes.

¿Preguntas sobre el horario o el programa? Vaya a cualquiera de las bibliotecas o mándenos un correo. Ms. Katherine – aramkids@aramlibrary.org, Ms. Emily – esanders@williamsbay.lib.wi.us

DIY Make and Take Pie – November 7 and November 8 at 5:30 p.m.
Registration is required. 
Nothing says autumn like homemade apple pie.  Warm, cozy, and oh-so-delicious!  Sign up to create a crust and filling for your very own apple pie.  Give it as a gift or enjoy it yourself!  This program is great for pie enthusiasts of almost any age, so bring your family along and make a pie together!  All materials will be provided.  Space is limited, so registration is required.  Stop by the Adult Desk or call (262) 728-3111, x100 to reserve your spot.

DIY Make and Take Pie – 7 de noviembre a las 5:30pm Es necesario inscribirse.
Nada dice otoño como un pay de manzana hecho en casa. ¡Calientito y delicioso! Inscríbase para hacer la base y relleno de su propio pay de manzana. Regáleselo a alguien o disfrútelo usted mismo. Todos los materiales serán provistos. El espacio es limitado, por eso es necesario inscribirse. Pase a la mesa de atención para adultos o llame al (262) 728-3111, x100 para reservar su lugar.

Anime Club – Saturday, November 11 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Come hang out at the library for snacks, crafts, and a showing from our expanding anime collection!

Try-It-Yourself Illustration Workshop –
Tuesday, November 21 from 1 to 4 p.m.
Have you ever noticed all the different ways illustrators create images in your favorite picture books?  Pictures are painted, drawn, pieced together with paper…there are so many ways to create amazing works of art!  And now it’s your turn.  We’ll have assorted stations set up where you can try your hand at a variety of artistic styles.  We’ll provide the materials and inspiration, you provide the creativity!  Please note, at least one station will include paint, so please dress appropriately!

Taller de Ilustración Intententelo usted mismo – Martes 21 de noviembre de 1:00 a 4:00 p.m
¿Alguna vez ha notado las diferentes formas en que los ilustradores crean imágenes en sus libros favoritos? Las imágenes se pintan, dibujan, se juntan con el papel… ¡hay muchas maneras maravillosas de crear arte! Y ahora es su turno. Tendremos diferentes estaciones donde podrá poner a prueba sus diferentes estilos artísticos. Nosotros proveeremos los materiales e inspiración y ¡usted la creatividad! Tome en cuenta de que al menos una estación tendrá pintura, así que vista adecuadamente.

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, Aram Public Library will close at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 22 and remain closed through Friday, November 24.

Debido al Día de Acción de Gracias, la Biblioteca Pública Aram cerrará a las 5:00 p.m. el día miércoles 22 de noviembre y permanecerá cerrada hasta el viernes 24 de noviembre.

RBDigital for E-Magazines
Enjoy unlimited digital access to all your favorite magazines – at no cost! Click on the RBDigital button on our website (under the Borrow menu/ Digital Magazines) to sign up, and download the app to find and read a constantly updated selection of titles.

RBDigital para E-Magazines
Disfrute de acceso ilimitado a todas sus revistas favoritas – ¡sin costo! Haga clic en en el botón de RBDigital en nuestra página web (debajo del menú borrow/Digital Magazines) para poder registrarse, y descargue la aplicación para leer nuestra selección de revistas que constantemente estamos actualizando.

BookMyne available for your devices – Download today!
Need access to your library catalog on the go? Add SirsiDynix’s BookMyne app, available both on Google Play and the Apple App Store. You can check availability of items by typing the title or scanning an item UPC, place holds, view best seller lists, manage your library account, and more.

BookMyne está disponible para sus dispositivos – ¡Descárguela hoy mismo!
¿Necesita acceso al catálogo de la biblioteca en donde quiera que esté? Descargue la aplicación SirsiDynix’s BookMyne, disponible en Google Play y App Store. Vea la disponibilidad del material escribiendo el título o escaneando el código de barras, reserve material, vea los libros más vendidos, maneje su cuenta de la biblioteca y más.

Interpreters are available for all programs upon request. Please notify the library at least 3 days in advance of the program date.

Volunteer
Looking for volunteer or community service hours?  Why not volunteer at the library!  If you’re interested, stop by the Children’s Desk for more information and an application.  (Please note, volunteers must be entering the 7th grade or older.)

Homework Help!

BadgerLink provides an amazing variety of quality resources! (Please note, BadgerLink may require a library card to allow for full access.)

Click the links below to check out all the information available—for free!

(Please note, BadgerLink resources may require a library card to allow for full access.)

Planning for the Future

LearningExpress Library – AP, ASVAB, ACT & SAT test prep, career guidance, and more!

Music and More

Bet You Didn’t Know About This Resource…

Did you know that you have access to royalty free music, audio themes, and sound effects? It’s true! Soundszabound offers the only royalty free music library which meets all the licensing and technology requirements needed for education! The music library ensures copyright safety and is ideal for grades K-12 and universities. Imagine what you could create with access to an entire library of amazing sound! Podcasts, PowerPoint, videos, news shoes, presentations, web design…and that’s just the tip of the iceberg!

Driver's Ed

Let Aram Public Library help you get behind the wheel!

Driving-Tests.org

Thanks to a partnership with Driving-Tests.org, Aram Public Library is proud to offer free online test prep for students preparing for their Wisconsin driving tests! Visit our exclusive website, where you can choose from several different permit tests. No library card number or personal information is needed! This resource is also great for anyone looking to brush up on their knowledge of Wisconsin’s traffic laws or interested in getting their motorcycle license. A helpful FAQ section addresses questions residents might have about visiting their local DMV.

I Drive Safely

I Drive Safely is an online driver’s education and traffic school.  This learning center service is absolutely FREE.  It provides teens with many different informational articles and tips for automobile issues and state-specific laws.  The mission at I Drive Safely is to provide reliable driver’s education training for new drivers and to install safe driving habits in teens.  The self-paced courses allow students to complete the courses at their own convenience and from the comfort of their own homes.  Click Wisconsin Safe Driving – Learning Center for more information and to get started.