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 27, March 4, 11, 20, 27 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 27, marzo 4, 11, 20, 27 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.

Show the Animals some Love in February!
Help the homeless animals at Lakeland Animal Shelter and reduce your overdue fines at the same time!  During the month of February, we’ll be collecting pet food (both canned and dry) and cat litter for the animal shelter.  In exchange for your donation, we’ll reduce your overdue fines.  This program does not apply to fees for lost or damaged items.

¡Muestre Amor a los Animales en Febrero!
¡Ayude a los animales sin hogar del Albergue para Animales Lakeland y reduzca sus multas al mismo tiempo! Durante el mes de febrero estaremos recolectando alimento para mascotas (tanto seco como enlatado) y arena para gatos  para el albergue de animales. A cambio de su donación, nosotros reduciremos sus multas. Este programa no aplica para cargos por objetos extraviados o dañados.

Stranger Things Escape Room
Friday, February 22 from 6 to 8 p.m.
AND Saturday, February 23 from 1 to 5 p.m.
Registration required
Grab your Christmas lights, walkie-talkies, and Eggos…we’re heading to Hawkins, IN!  Do you have what it takes to conquer our Stranger Things Escape Room or will the challenge have you Upside Down?  Aram Public Library and Barrett Memorial Library in Williams Bay are cranking this game up to Eleven, so be prepared for some eerie 80’s fun.  Registration is required, so call your friends, get together a group—or be paired with other folks—and see where the clues take you.  This program is best suited for ages 13 and up.

Escape Room de Stranger Things
viernes 22 de febrero de 6 a 8:00 p.m.
Y sábado 23 de febrero de 1 a 5:00 p.m.
Es Necesario Inscribirse
Agarre sus luces de navidad, walkie-talkies y Eggos… ¡vamos a Hawkins, IN! ¿Tiene lo necesario para conquistar el Escape Room de Stranger Things o el reto lo pondrá de cabeza? La Biblioteca Pública Aram y la Biblioteca Barret Memorial en Williams Bay están elevando el nivel hasta Once, así que prepárese para divertirse misteriosamente al estilo de los 80s. Es necesario inscribirse, así que llama a tus amigos, organiza el grupo—o trabaja con otras personas—y ve a donde te llevan las pistas. Este programa está dirigido a edades de 13 años en adelante.

Style for Nothing, Swag for Free
Friday, March 1 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. &
Saturday, March 2 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Looking for something to wear to prom and other formal events, but cash is tight?  Come to the library for Style for Nothing, Swag for Free!  We’ll have an assortment of formal wear available to take home for—yep, you guessed it—FREE.  What could be better?!

Paint like Frida – Registration required
Teens: Wednesday, March 6 at 5:30
Adults: Wednesday, March 13 at 5:30 p.m.
Learn how to paint self-portraits in the style of Frida Kahlo—as well as learning about the artist herself—with Rachel Pfarr!  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!

2019 Delavan Train Show
Saturday, March 9, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. &
Sunday, March 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Stop by Aram Library during the exciting Train Show to view the layouts on display and, while you’re here, choo-choo-choose to take a gander at the Friends of Aram Public Library book sale!

Civil War Fashion Show – Tuesday, March 12 at 6:30 p.m.
Bev Wassam is a local seamstress specializing in period clothing. View a variety of Civil War era fashions and learn about their history.

Craft-er-noon – Wednesday, March 27 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
C’mon, get crafty!  We’ll provide ridiculous amounts of crafts supplies…so you can make ANYTHING YOU WANT.  Let’s do this thing!

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.