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A realistic drawing of a dragon flying above waterfalls inside a crystal balt. Text over an aged paper background says “MiLibraryQuest: A Perilous Journey”

Join the MiLibraryQuest from February 1 to February 28.

Calling all Michigan teens:

The Winter MiLibraryQuest is Dungeons and Dragons themed.

Grab your sword and shield and get ready for a virtual adventure!

Solve riddles, take part in the quest, and enter to win a prize from your library.

Visit mi.gov/MiLibraryQuest

or scan the QR code in the picture to get started:

THE SNOW BALL: FANTASY COSPLAY EVENT

Saturday, February 4th, 6-9pm, grades 8-12

Come dressed as your favorite cosplay character or come as you are and make a cape and mask upon arrival. Snacks, crafts, games, dancing, and more. No sign up necessary.

Email teens@cadillaclibrary.org with questions. 

D&D TWEEN ONE-SHOT CAMPAIGN

Saturday, February 18th, 11am-2pm, grades 5-8

Have you heard about the role playing game "Dungeons and Dragons?" Try our one-shot campaign! SIGN UP REQUIRED: Call 775-6541 or email teens@cadillaclibrary.org - space is limited. No previous knowledge needed for this event.

DAY AT HOGWARTS

Saturday, February 25th, 12-2:30pm, all ages

Join us for a day at Hogwarts and see the library transformed. Find crafts, the Sorting Hat, games and wizardry. Dress up as your favorite Harry Potter Universe character and be entered into a prize drawing! 

SIGN UP QUARTERLY TO RECEIVE A MONTHLY BAG FILLED WITH A FREE BOOK, A LIBRARY BOOK, A SNACK, & A SURPRISE!

BOOK BAGS 2023

Our book bag is modeled after subscription box services like OwlCrate and our own book boxes of 2021. Sign up quarterly to receive a monthly book bag filled with a free book, a library book, snack, and a surprise! Grades 6-12 (ages 11-19). 

How to sign up & receive your Book Bag: 

1. Fill out a Book Bag Form (to help us know what you like!):
BOOK BAG FORM

You only have to fill out this form once every quarter to sign up: 
December, January, February
March, April, May
June, July, August
September, October, November
Highlighted section is the current quarter - sign up any time during any month to receive a box! Just remember to fill out the form again at the start of a new quarter.

2. Pick up your Book Bag after 3pm on the 1st of the month
(you'll have 14 days to pick up your bag). Enjoy!

Just Write: Teen Writing Club

2nd & 4th Monday of the month, 4:30-6pm, grades 8-12

Join us for an informal writing workshop for teens. Be inspired to make writing a daily habit! Club meets twice a month. Activities range from writing prompts, group editing, doodling, and more. Email teens@cadillaclibrary.org for more information. 

Teen Tuesdays

Tuesdays, 3-5pm, grades 6-12

Drop in the Community Room on Tuesdays after school for some low-key crafting. Not into crafts? We'll also have games, good tunes, and an opportunity to make new friends. *activities may change*

January Schedule:

  • Jan 3rd - New Year's crafts
  • Jan 10th - movies & popcorn (vote each Tuesday for what to watch)
  • Jan 17th - mini clothespin art
  • Jan 24th - trivia extravaganza
  • Jan 31st - DIY cosplay tips, tricks, and crafts

meets every Thursday, 4-7pm, grades 9-12

Dungeons & Dragons

Every Thursday, 4-7pm, grades 9-12

Slay monsters, cast spells, and go on an epic adventure at the library! Experience needed - email teens@cadillaclibrary.org for more information. Have a group but don't have the space to meet? Email us - teens@cadillaclibrary.org

Ebooks & Online Resources

Up North Digital

Hoopla digital media

Transparent Language

Financial Information Database

MeL.org

Michigan eLibrary

Michigan's 24/7 Library

Thousands of full text magazines and newspapers available at no charge.
Michigan Activity Pass

Free or discounted passes to state parks, campgrounds, museums,
art exhibits, farms, gardens, lighthouses, music, theaters, historic sites,
recreation areas, & more!

SEARCH all across Michigan for fun activities!
PRINT out special deal passes from your library!