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Teen Summer Programs

Tech Studio! Learn - create - make @FPL


Build your skills and explore digital and tech applications while having fun! Each week a different focus to learn and create using technology. To register for a week, call 810-249-2569 (Age 12+)

Week One: July 9, 10 & 11, 3:00 – 5:00pm

Deconstruction Construction

Tear apart old technology and gadgets, see what’s inside and build something new with the parts.

Week Two: July 16, 17 & 18, 3:00 – 5:00pm

Video Game Design

Learn the basics to designing a platform game level using caves, creatures, coins and more.

Week Three: July 23, 24 & 25, 3:00 – 5:00pm

Green Screen Effects

Explore video editing and create special effects using “green screen” technology.

Week Four: July 30, 31 & August 1, 3:00 – 5:00pm

Music Production

Bangtown Productions’s Studio on the Go will be here to teach the basics of writing, recording and producing music.

Teen Summer Writers Intensive Workshop

Tuesday – Thursday, June 18-20 & 25 – 27, 2:00 – 4:00pm

Ages 12 – 17 Writers, aged 11-17, join us for two weeks of writing activities! Learn about literature, publishing, critiquing and share your work with teen peers! Facilitator is Connor Coyne.
Register: 810-249-2569.

Babysitters Academy

July 30 – 31, 2:30 – 4:30pm (Two Part Workshop)

Ages 12 – 17 – Teens can brush up on their babysitting skills and earn a Red Cross CPR & First Aid Certificate. Participants must attend both days to earn their certificate.

Saturday Summer Reading Challenge Teen Events

Registration Required: call 810-249-2569 (Ages 12+)

July 13, 3:00pm Sponge and Splatter Space Painting Painters will create their own galaxy!
July 20, 3:00pm Rocket Launch Lab Rocket launching workshop. Make and launch three DIY rockets and compete for prizes.
July 27, 3:00pm Stop-Motion Animation Workshop Teens will build their very own, custom, stop-motion puppet and bring it to life using the magic of stop-motion animation. Includes free DVD of your project.
August 3, 3:00pm Aluminum Embossing Learn embossing techniques to create aluminum relief sculptures.
August 10, 3:00pm Claymation Animation Workshop Make your own claymation character and receive a DVD of your claymation project.