Teens

Upcoming Events

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Make 2018 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 February 5, 12, 21, 28 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 – febrero 5, 12, 21, 28 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.

Tween & Teen: FrankenToys – Thursday, February 1 at 5:30 p.m.
Registration is required.
Transform old toys into terrifying, adorable monsters!  Bring your own from home or use some of the ones we have on hand here at the library.

Tween & Teen: FrankenToys – Jueves 2 de febrero a las 5:30 p.m.
Es necesario inscribirse.
¡Transforma tus viejos juguetes en aterradores y adorables monstruos! Trae tus juguetes de casa o usa alguno de los que tenemos en la biblioteca.

Scrawl, Y’all: Teen Writing Club
Wednesday, February 7 at 5 p.m.
Wednesday, February 21 at 5 p.m. at Barrett Memorial Library, 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 7 de febrero a las 5 p.m.
Miércoles 21 de febrero a las 5 p.m. en la Biblioteca Barrett Memorial, 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

So You Want to Be an Olympian? Training Camp
Saturday, February 10 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
At Rudy Lange Sledding Hill
Do you think you have what it takes to be an Olympian?  Hone your skills at a very special winter training camp!  You’ll compete in a series of challenges, win accolades for your winter prowess, and enjoy hot chocolate!  Win, win, WIN!  Please come dressed for the weather.  This program is presented by Aram Public Library and Delavan-Darien Parks & Recreation.

¿Quieres ser un Atleta Olímpico? Campamento de Entrenamiento.
Sábado 10 de febrero de 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
en Rudy Lange Sledding Hill
¿Crees tener lo necesario para ser un atleta olímpico? ¡Practica tus habilidades en este campamento de invierno tan especial! Tendrás una serie de retos, gana premios por tus proezas de invierno y ¡disfruta de un chocolate caliente! Favor de vestirse de acuerdo al clima. Este programa es presentado por la Biblioteca Pública Aram y Delavan-Darien Parks & Recreation.

Abraham Lincoln as Storyteller — Tuesday, February 27 at 5:30 p.m.
Mr. Lincoln shares some of his favorite stories, anecdotes, and jokes, and explains why he used these so often.  You’ll still get a good dose of both the nation’s history and Mr. Lincoln’s personal history. Excellent program for all ages!

Abraham Lincoln Como Cuentacuentos — Martes 27 de febrero a las 5:30 p.m.
El Sr. Lincoln comparte algunas de sus historias, anécdotas y chistes favoritos y explica porque los usaba tan seguido. Recibirá una buena dosis tanto de historia nacional como del Sr. Lincoln. ¡Excelente programa para todas las edades!

 

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.