Teen Programs

Programs listed on this page are for middle schoolers and/or high schoolers. We know you're busy, so with the exception of any programs that require registration, all are drop-in programs: come when you can and leave when you want!

Make a Movie Workshop: Libraries Rock!STEAM Fridays - Make a Movie Workshop: Libraries Rock!

every Friday in April, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Learn the basics of movie writing, staging, filming, and editing as we create a short film to advertise our awesome Summer Reading Program. No registration is required to participate, but to be on camera, you will need to have a Photo Release form filled out and signed by a parent or guardian. Stop by the Information Desk or pick one up at the program.

Pizza & BudgetingPizza & Budgeting: Money Smart Week for Teens

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Free pizza at the Marion Library?! Yes, the pizza at this program is free, but you have other things to pay for, too. Are your earnings gone before you really know what happened? Come learn budgeting tips and tricks from the experts. They’ll explain what a budget is and how you put it into practice.

International Tabletop Day 2018International Tabletop Day

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Get your game on at the Marion Public Library! On Saturday, April 28th, drop in between 10am-4pm to play family-friendly board and strategy games. Looking for something more intensive? Register for one of our roleplay game sessions from 12-4pm (ages 11 and up).

Teen RPG ClubsTeen RPG Clubs
Whether you've never played before or have conquered many campaigns, roleplay games are fun, immersive experiences that explore narratives, build teamwork, and shape stories with dice. To join our Teen Pathfinder Club and/or Teen Dungeons & Dragons Club, register via this form and Rachel will contact you.
Teen SpaceTeen Space

every Tuesday & Friday, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

We’ve got a space set aside just for teens every Tuesday and Friday from 3-4 p.m. Do homework, hang out with friends, or just relax. It’s your space—make it what you want it to be!

Teen Travel TuesdaysTravel Tuesdays

every Tuesday, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Every Tuesday we’ll be traveling the world through the Marion Public Library. Come to Anime Club on the first Tuesday of every month! Join us on the remaining Tuesdays for crafts, food, and special guests.

Teen Game Day WednesdaysGame Day Wednesdays

every Wednesday, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Gear up for some friendly competition every Wednesday at the Marion Public Library! We've got Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros Brawl, and Minecraft, as well as some awesome board games like SuperFight, Betrayal at House on the Hill, and more. Come ready to play!

Community ConnectionsCommunity Connection

every Thursday, 4:15 - 5:15 p.m.

Get connected to your community with free food and fun! Every Thursday, Marion Cares will bring in a different local club or special guest, like the Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Marion Robotics, and more. This weekly program is open to all school-aged youth, including middle and high schoolers.

*Not a drop-in program. Sack lunches will be provided to attendees at the end of the session.

Teen STEAM FridaysSTEAM Fridays

every Friday, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Every Friday, we’ve got a new Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math-related activity just for teens.

Teen Anime ClubAnime Club

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Join us the first Tuesday of every month in Meeting Room A to hang out with other people who love anime as we watch shows, draw and do crafts, and eat Japanese snacks.



Upcoming Teen Events

Apr 24
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Meeting Room A
Apr 24
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Meeting Room A
General Teens
Apr 25
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Meeting Room A
General Teens