Teen Advisory Group

Teen Advisory Group (TAG)

The Teen Advisory Group (TAG) is a volunteer opportunity for teens to get involved at the Library.  Join us to help plan Library programs, choose book titles for the teen book club, and volunteer at children’s programs.  TAG meets Saturdays from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. each month during the school year.  New members are always welcome, and a pizza lunch is provided.  Check the events calendar for upcoming dates.

If you have any questions, please contact the Young Adult Librarian dalson@dexter.lib.mi.us

Meets in the Youth Programming Room on the main floor.

Computer and Internet Access

teenzone

Computers for Public Use:

The Dexter District Library has 4 public use computer terminals for teens ages 13 through 17 located in the Teen Zone.  These computers have Windows 7 and are loaded with the Microsoft Office 2016 suite.  Full color printing is available for $0.20 a page.  Black & White printing is available at $0.10 a page.


General Rules for Internet Use:

  1. Hardware and Software settings may not be changed.
  2. Users will respect all copyright laws.
  3. Users saving files from the Internet to their own disks do so at their own risk. The Library assumes no responsibility for viruses transmitted from the Internet to disks through the use of Library computers.
  4. Any users caught hacking into computer systems or disrupting the functions of other computer systems will have their Internet use privileges revoked.
  5. Users will not use the Library terminals to violate any Federal, state or local laws or to engage in unethical behavior.
  6. Users can be held financially liable for damage to the Library’s equipment and software.

 

Wi-Fi Printing

The Dexter District Library now offers wi-fi printing compatible with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop!  For black and white, the price is $0.10 per page.  For full color, the price is $0.20 per page.  For directions on how to install the app, please click here.

Group Study Rooms

The Library has three group study rooms available on the second floor.  Groups may call ahead to reserve a room.  Reservations can be taken for the current week and the following week.  Every Monday, the next week opens up to reservations.

To reserve a group study room, please call 734-426-4477 and ask for the Adult Reference Desk.  For the study room policy, see attached:

Michigan Activity Pass

The “Michigan Activity Pass presented by The Library Network” program is a partnership between Michigan’s nearly 400 public libraries and 60 arts and cultural organizations. The program is designed to enhance the learning experience for people of all ages through books and other library materials, and to provide reduced cost or complimentary access to arts and cultural organizations across the state of Michigan, from Monroe to Mackinaw City to Marquette, and all points in between.  All passes are issued online through the MAP site:

http://michiganactivitypass.info

Lego Club

On the first Tuesday of every month, our Lego Club meets between 4:00 and 5:00 p.m. in the lower level meeting room.  Kids and Teens in grades K through 8 are invited to spend an afternoon making their own Lego creations.  Everyone is welcome – Legos will be provided by the Library.

Upcoming Club Dates:  February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1 and June 5