Ellsworth Public Library will maintain a digital live performance and teenage artwork evening that includes rising Wisconsin songwriter Christian Strutz. The free occasion with the Augusta, Ladysmith, Park Falls, and Rice Lake libraries will happen at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, ending round 10.
The concept for collaborative live shows grew out of IFLS — which is brief for Inspiring and Facilitating Library Success. The library system holds common conferences so workers can talk about what is going on at their areas, assist each other and bounce round concepts.
“Final spring with the onset of COVID, libraries made the transfer to digital programming and many people have been trying to assist our attendance numbers and for methods to share bills and assets. This introduced a bunch of us collectively that wished to plan collaborative on-line programming,” stated Caroline Herfindahl, the youth providers/program coordinator for Ellsworth Public Library. “The primary group was notably taken with teen programming.”
The teenager programming collaborative has hosted two occasions up to now, one in September and lately October Teentober.
The Strutz live performance will converse to among the challenges that teenagers face within the pandemic in addition to present them with a artistic outlet and social time.
The younger Wisconsin singer, songwriter, and guitarist graduated this spring from Fond du Lac Excessive Faculty. That’s when he launched “Class of 2020,” which was nearly an prompt hit with individuals throughout the Midwest and shortly touched graduating seniors throughout the nation. The track landed him spots on CBS and NBC information, the IFLS librarians famous.
The occasion is geared for ages 12-18 years with pre-registration required at bit.ly/NovemberConcert. The primary 10 teenagers to register will obtain a free seize bag with crafting provides and snacks.
The occasion will embody writing actions, watercolor portray ideas and video games equivalent to “Title that Tune.” The occasion is meant for teenagers from Augusta, Ellsworth, Ladysmith, Park Falls and Rice Lake. Different teenagers are welcome to register, nevertheless, they is probably not eligible to obtain the seize bag.
Prize drawings and different giveaways shall be held all through the night.
“Now we have occasions within the works for December — a winter/vacation crafting occasion — and January to this point. Plans are to proceed internet hosting a month-to-month occasion for teenagers,” Herfindal stated.
For extra data, go to ellsworthlibrary.org or contact the library at 715-273-3209 or firstname.lastname@example.org.