Get in the game: READ
Read Books. Earn Prizes. Attend special summer events. Teens in grades seven through twelve are invited to participate in our Summer Reading Club. Register at the Youth Desk starting Monday, June 13. Finish by July 29 at 4:00 p.m. to be eligible for all of the drawings.   Prizes include an ice cream cone to Sweet Temptations, a personal pan pizza at Pizza Hut, passes to Whitecaps Baseball or Griffins Hockey, and a book to keep when finished! Drawing prizes include prize bags, gift cards to community businesses, and Grand Prize drawing prizes through Maranda at WOTV4 for family memberships to John Ball Zoo and trips to see Tiger, Red Wing, Piston or Lion games.

Teen Delf-Defense

Tuesday, June 14 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Program Room A
Learn some self defense techniques with Lakeshore Taekwondo Academy. Please do not practice on your little brother. Registration and permission slip are required by visiting

Bikes and Boards Athletes

Thursday, June 23 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Program Room A Meet athletes from AGA Nation that will be competing in the weekend’s Bikes, Boards and Beach skateboard and BMX competition.

Paint Your Own Mini Cavas

Thursday, June 30 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Program Room A
Paint your own small painting with the help of local artist Barb Carlson. Registration required by visiting

CD Art Afternoon

Thursday, July 7 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Program Room A
Feeling arty or crafty? Paint and then scratch your own design into an obsolete CDs.

Chocolate Olympics

Thursday, July 14 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Program Room A
Are you ready for the Olympics? The Chocolate Olympics? Compete in great the Olympic games of history such as relay, tennis and cookie face.

Teen Pizza and Pages

Thursday, July 21 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. in Program Room A
Enjoy lunch and share your favorite summer reads with others and maybe get an idea of what your next read could be. Registration is required. To register visit

Teen Game Day

Thursday, July 28 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Program Room A
Video games, board games and Life Sized Hungry, Hungry Hippos and Jenga.

For more information on LDL programs, visit, or call 616-842-5560, ext. 216.