Ransom District Library
Ransom District Library
Ransom District Library

Teens: Activities at the Library

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The library will be rockin' to the tunes of Trixy Tang on Thursday, October 24 at 7 p.m.  Don't miss it!

Special Events

Parents vs. Kids Nerf War (kids must be in grade 4+)
Friday, November 8 | Three sessions!
Session 1: 5-6 p.m.
Session 2: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Session 3: 8-9 p.m.

Grownups -- can you best your children in an epic Nerf battle?  This is your chance.  SPACE IS LIMITED!  Parents need to register for this program, and let us know the number of kids in your group.  Each session will be capped at 40 total people.  Bring your own blasters, or use the library's arsenal.  Remember to label your equipment!  We will provide darts and beverages.

Build Your Own Gaming Computer
Saturday, November 9 | 2 p.m.
Local computer whiz Kris Hayes will be on hand to talk about inexpensive ways to put together your own gaming computer.

Holiday Events

Video Game Tournament
Friday, December 27 | 2-4 p.m.
This will be a Mario Kart tournament on the Wii -- race it old school!  Snacks and drinks will be provided (and prizes, too).

Ongoing Teen Events
This session runs from September 9 through December 19.

Word Nerds | Wednesdays, 3 p.m.
Do you like to write?  Do you like to read?  Do you like to play word games?  Do you enjoy snacking?  We'll do all of these and more in this fun after school program featuring our mutual love of language.  Bring a friend!

Gameschooling | Thursdays, 1-3 p.m. (no Gameschooling on Oct. 24 or Nov. 28)
Gameschooling is a way for homeschooled kids to learn through board games and to meet other kids.  Feel free to bring your own games; you can also play the library's selections.  Players between the ages of 7-16 will enjoy this most.

Gamer Cafe | Thursdays, 3 p.m. (no Gamer Cafe on Oct. 24 or Nov. 28)
For kids in grades 6 and up.  Play games after school!  Meet in the Burchfield Room for snacks and competition.  Board games, video games (on Wii or Nintendo Switch) and role-playing games are all possibilities.


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Ransom District Library - 180 S. Sherwood Ave. - Plainwell, Michigan 49080
Phone: 269-685-8024 - Hours: Mon-Thurs: 10-9 - Fri & Sat: 10-5 - Sun: 1-5

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