Teen/Tween Programs

ALL PROGRAMS CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

For more information, click here. For links to library resources for teens and tweens stuck at home, click here

Read-A-Thon Fundraiser
Extended through April
TBA once the library reopens!

How it works: Pick up a card! Set a goal! Ask your neighbors, friends, and family to pledge either per minute or a flat donation to help you reach your goal.

Goal: to encourage kids to read during the cold winter months and raise money for the library.

The money will be collected via check made out to the Hazel Mackin Community Library (HMCL). We ask that all participants submit donations with one check if possible. Donations are due April 3rd. Each donation sheet returned will receive a special treat. Prizes will be available on April 6th!

Click here to download and print reading logs.

Tween Book Club
Once a month 
Community Room

Grades 4-8. Please sign up for this club by calling the library at 715-749-3849. Click poster to enlarge information.

 

S.T.E.A.M. NIGHTS
Select Mondays, 4:30-5:30pm
Community Room

Tweens, grades 4-7, can explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math topics. Registration necessary. Please call the library at 715-749-3849.

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Online Learning & Research Resources

At your fingertips, you will find a wide range of excellent resources for writing papers, creating projects, fine-tuning study skills, and preparing for big tests, such as the ACT and SAT. 

Here are some that are of great use for studying:

 

Transparent Languages Online

Want to learn or practice Spanish, French, Italian, and other languages through this proven language system, with vocabulary and grammar apps and more! This system is free to all MORE system patrons, so you can start learning today!

There are an enormous amount of languages to choose from! The system includes these features: 

  • Core Skills Building Activities for listening, speaking, reading, and writing
  • Practice Activities work for gaining fluency
  • Smart Insight and Review Chart that tracks what you have learned
  • Enhanced Capabilities optimized for touchscreen use on iPads® and Android tablets, Transparent Language Online works on virtually any Internet-connected device or computer.

Teen Book Club
On Hiatus 
at SCC High School, Hammond*

Check back for more details

*Meets at the library during summer.

T.A.B. – Teen Advisory Board
On Hiatus 
Community Room

Leadership group for special library projects and service. Great resume builder for college applications. Sign up for this program by calling the library at 715-749-3849.