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 — June 3, 10, 19, 26 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 – junio 3, 10, 19, 26 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.

Summer hours begin May 26.
We will be closed on Sundays until September 8, 2019.

Free Lunches for Anyone 18 and Under
The Summer Food Service Program—a collaborative effort between Aram Public Library and the Delavan-Darien School District–will take place on the following Tuesdays under the tent behind the parking lot: June 11, June 18, June 25, July 2, July 9, July 16, July 23,  and July 30. Anyone age 18 and under is welcome to stop by for something to eat.  Meals will be served from 12 to 1 p.m. and will be followed by a free youth program.

Summer Reading Kickoff @ Veterans Park
Friday, June 7 from 3 to 6 p.m.
Let’s start summer off with a bang!  Join Aram Public Library, Delavan Parks & Recreation, and the Boys and Girls Club of Walworth County for an afternoon of fun!  Do you have what it takes to become an astronaut?  Test your mettle and show us what you’ve got while conquering our Astronaut Training Camp!  Even better?  Folks of all ages can also sign up for Aram’s Summer Reading Program right at the park AND the Mill Pond will have free admission from 3pm – 7pm! What a day!

Tech Take-Apart (Tweens/Teens)
Thursday, June 13 at 1:30 p.m.
Have you ever looked at a piece of technology or a toy and wondered how it worked? Or maybe you just like taking things apart to see what’s inside?  Grab a screwdriver and head down to the library for the chance to disassemble an assortment of technology and technology-based toys.  All the technology, goggles, and some tools will be provided, but please bring a screwdriver, if you’re able.

Space Pops (Tween/Teen)
Thursday, June 20 at 1:30 p.m.
Registration required
Help us transform normal donut holes into out-of-this-world sugary snacks!  All materials will be provided.

Anime Saturday!
Saturday, June 22 at 12 p.m.
Join us for a fun afternoon watching episodes of Naruto, having a snack, and making a craft.  For ages 9 and up.

Storywagon: Colossal Fossils
Tuesday, June 25 at 1:30 p.m.
Wooly mammoths. Saber-tooth cats. Giant bears. These are just a few of the dangers that humans may have encountered when they first set foot on Wisconsin soil over 15,000 years ago. Join Sean Sullivan, “The Mammoth Hunter,” as he tells the stories of these people and shows how they survived this harsh environment. See real working tools and musical instruments that are based on historical artifacts, and touch the bones from some of the most iconic Ice Age animals that ever lived. This incredible program will captivate the minds of every age.  The Storywagon series is presented by Lakeshores Library System.

Spy Games (Tween/Teen)
Thursday, June 27 at 1:30 p.m.
Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to join Agent K and the rest of our covert staff on June 27 at 1330 hours.  Be prepared to get your spy on.  This message will cease in 3…2…1… *end transmission*

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.