Category: T/ween Summer Reading

Fairy Journal: (Grades 1-12)

Fairy Journal is a modified pen pal program run here at the Kimball Library. It is an ongoing program with no set time during the week where kids can participate. Kids, grades 1-12 are invited to participate, with the older kids being the fairies! The younger kids who participate in this program are going to receive a journal that is going to be kept at the library. Once a week,… Read more

Book Genie: Reading Recommendations from our own Youth Librarian

Not sure what to read next? Are you struggling with a reluctant reader at home? Our youth librarian is offering reading recommendations for kids and teens (Grades K-12) tailored to each individual reader. FIND THE BOOK GENIE HERE. And just in time, we are offering Take-Out at the library! If you want physical copies of the titles, you can call the library or put the books on hold online.… Read more

Netflix Party: Babysitter’s Club Fridays @ 4:00 PM (Ages 8+)

It’s time for a NETFLIX PARTY! Join us Fridays in July, starting July 10th at 4:00 PM! If you have an existing Netflix account, install the Netflix Party web extension into your browser. The extension will allow us to watch one show that will be automatically synced up between our computers – complete with a chatroom to talk about the show in real time. This month, we’re watching Babysitter’s Club!… Read more

Summer Reading 2020: AUGUST Calendar

We’ve extended our programming through the month of August! Register for any and all of the events below. And don’t forget to sign up for our finale: A VIRTUAL LIVE ANIMAL SHOW with WILDLIFE ENCOUNTERS! Mondays: Mini Mother Goose is available to watch anytime on Kimball’s Youtube Channel. Board Bop (on ZOOM @ 5:00pm) is our new virtual hangout for kids in Grades 1-5. Tuesdays: Reader’s Theater (on ZOOM @… Read more

Summer Reading 2020: JULY CALENDAR

You can still register for the Summer Reading Program HERE! JULY 6-24, 2020 REGISTRATION REQUIRED for all Zoom Events Mondays: Mini Mother Goose (New episodes on our Youtube channel) at 10:30am Fairy Journal (Grades 1-12) This is an ongoing program that has no set time. Younger kids can sign up to receive a journal that they keep at the library where they write notes to their own “fairy”. Older kids… Read more

Wildlife Encounters (Virtual All Ages): Wed, 8/5/2020 (5:00 PM)

decorative imageJoin us on ZOOM for a special wildlife encounter! Professional animal handlers will show off their animal ambassadors for us all to see. Learn about animals and see them hanging out with their keepers.You’ll get to see a TEGU, PORCUPINE, WALLABY, MACAW, GIANT SNAKE and MORE! This is a great chance to get right up close and personal with some awesome wild animals. You’ll get a chance to ask the… Read more

The Art of Paper Flowers: Tuesday, July 14th 5:00 PM (Ages 9-19)

Join this ZOOM call, on Tuesday, July 14th, at 5:00 PM, with professional artist Theresa Monteith while she walks us through the art of making paper flowers. You will complete the meeting with your own paper bouquet. This event is for ages 9-19. Materials will be available for pick-up from the Kimball Library for all registered participants. Library staff will call registered participants 24 hours before the event to arrange… Read more

JUNE Calendar for Teens and Tweens

Summer Reading Registration is open! (Haven’t registered yet? Register HERE) Pssssst: Teens get a $5 credit on their library account just for signing up! Summer programming will run June 8th-26th for this month, and all welcome at all virtual events! (Don’t forget about magician Peter Boie who will be dazzling us all with a live virtual show on June 17th at 5:00pm. Register HERE!)         WitchCRAFT: Tuesdays… Read more

Teenies, Tweenies and Genies: Virtual Hang Out (Weds @5:00)

We’re hosting a virtual hang out for teens and tweens (Ages 9-19) so you can chill out, kick back, and play some fun online games. This week (6/3) we’re playing “Animal Vegetable Mineral” You will need a few sheets of paper (any ol’ notebook will do!) and a writing utensil. Don’t forget to register HERE so we can send you the meeting link.… Read more

Summer Reading Program 2020: JUNE CALENDAR

Register for the Summer Reading Program HERE! JUNE 8-26th REGISTRATION REQUIRED for all Zoom Events Mondays: Mini Mother Goose (New episodes on our Youtube channel) at 10:30am Tuesdays: Brunch Bunch Read Aloud (Grades K-5) on Facebook Live at 10:30am WitchCRAFTS (Ages 9-19) on ZOOM at 5:00pm Wednesdays: Read to the Listening Fairy (Any Age) on ZOOM at 10:30 Teenies, Tweenies & Genies! (T/ween Hang Out Ages 9-19) on ZOOM at… Read more