Tween & Teen Programs
Tween Activities (Ages 8-12)
STEAM Club is an after school club that meets once a month on a Wednesday at 4 p.m. Each month they do a new science experiment, art project, engineering challenge or math activity. This club is for kids ages 8+ (younger siblings are welcome too). Make sure to bring your thinking caps with you when you come to this activity!
The next STEAM Club is on...
- Wednesday, April 15 at 4 p.m.
- Wednesday, May 3 at 4 p.m.
Read Aloud Hour
Join us every second and fourth Tuesday of the month for chapter book read aloud! Have snacks, color, work on homework, or just sit and enjoy the story. Miss a meeting? No worries! We give a recap at the start so you get caught up to where we've read. If you have a suggestion on what book you'd like to read together next talk to Ms. Ashley.
The next Read Aloud Hour is on...
- Tuesday, March 14 at 4 p.m. (Start Reading: Spy School by Stuart Gibbs)
- Tuesday, March 28 at 4 p.m.
This after school program is for all the kids who love to create! A variety of art stations will be available for kids to explore. Crafternoon is designed for ages 4-12 with a variety of activities for different skill levels. Caregivers are also encouraged to make their own art creations along with the children.
The next Crafternoon is on...
- Thursday, April 13 at 4 p.m.
- Thursday, May 11 at 4 p.m.
Teen Activities (12-18)
Dungeons & Dragons Club
The library's teen D&D club meets once a month on a Saturday afternoon. To join D&D you will need to talk to Ms. Ashley first. New players to the game are welcome. This group is great for learning how to play for the first time!
The next D&D meeting is on...
- Saturday, March 11 from 1-3 p.m.
- Saturday, April 1 from 1-3 p.m.
- May Meeting: TBD
Teen Café Craft Night
Teen Café Craft Night is held once a month from 6-7 p.m. During this time teens do a fun craft activity and have sweet snacks like baked cookies or ice cream.
The next Teen Café Craft night is on...
- Tuesday, March 28 - 6 p.m.
Teen Game Night
One Thursday night each month the library has teen game night! Game night lasts 2 hours from 5-7 p.m. We provide food for the teens and play some games together. You are welcome to bring your own board game, card game, or Nintendo Switch game to play with the group.
The next Teen Game Night is on...
- Thursday, March 23 - 5-7 p.m.
Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
TAB is a teen club devoted to supporting the library. They help plan and organize library programs for teens and work on various community service projects throughout the year. To learn more about TAB or to view old meeting minutes from their monthly meetings check out the Teen Advisory Board page.
The next TAB meeting is on...
- Thursday, March 23 - 5 p.m.
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