Category: Tweens & Teens

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Did You Know? You can earn COMMUNITY SERVICE hours.

Contact the youth services director for a volunteer application and availability of hours. You can earn hours by helping at children’s events or by preparing questions and co-leading one of the teen book discussions. Call Kathy Watson at (603) 362-5234 or send her an email at kwatson@kimballlibrary.com.

Anime club (Register Gr 6-12) Monday Feb 24, 2020 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for our first anime club meeting! We will be watching anime, making new friends and enjoying some snacks. Feel free to bring sketch books to draw or read manga while we watch. This event is for grades 6-12. We will be watching anime with ratings equivalent to PG-13. Registration is required. Non residents are welcome. To attend, REGISTER HERE.… Read more

Girls Who Code: WEDNESDAYS @6:30-7:45 PM (Register Grades 5~8)

gwc Girls Who Code is a nonprofit organization that teaches girls computer science and programming concepts.Kimball Girls Who Code Club is being run by certified Girls Who Code instructors Pam Livingston, Ellie Linehan, and Kathy Watson. The program will take place here at the library Wednesdays at 6:30 and gets out at 7:45.  Our first club night will be October 9th. It does not cost anything to participate. The club will… Read more

Stop Motion Animation Movie Workshop (Grades 5-12) Tuesday Feb 25, 2020 @ 5:30 PM

We’ll be using library iPads and StopMotion Studio to make our very own stop motion movies. StopMotion animation has been used to create classics like Wallace and Gromit and new hits like Lego Movie. Small toys, characters, and props will be provided, but you are welcome to bring one or two of your own. Bring a friend too, but be sure to register for the event online. Space is limited.… Read more

Chillax with Yoga for T/weens (Ages 9-19): 2/18/2020 (Reg Required)

  Join Balancing Bear Yoga for a 45 minute class to discover the magic of yoga. The class will be led by Kelsey Iani, RYT 200. No yoga experience needed. The class content is geared toward tweens and teens and open to tweens and teens (ages 9-19). Please bring your own yoga/exercise mat. Dress comfortably. Water is also recommended. Bring a friend, but please be sure to register for the… Read more

YAY for YA (Ages 13+) Tuesday, February 11, 2020 @6:30pm

soldThe book of the month is Sold by Patricia McCormick. Lakshmi is a thirteen-year-old girl who lives with her family in a small hut in the mountains of Nepal. Her family is desperately poor, but her life is full of simple pleasures, like raising her black-and-white speckled goat, and having her mother brush her hair by the light of an oil lamp. But when the harsh Himalayan monsoons wash away… Read more

Tween Book Club (Ages 10-12) Wednesday, February 5, 2020 @6:30pm

night diaryThe book of the month is The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani.    It’s 1947, and India, newly independent of British rule, has been separated into two countries: Pakistan and India. The divide has created much tension between Hindus and Muslims, and hundreds of thousands are killed crossing borders.Half-Muslim, half-Hindu twelve-year-old Nisha doesn’t know where she belongs, or what her country is anymore. When Papa decides it’s too dangerous to stay… Read more

Jack Frost Jamboree: 1/25/2020, 10am-3pm TEEN volunteers (Register ages 13-19)

teenvolunteersThis is a great opportunity for teens to get those community services hours. You will be running games or other random tasks at our winter carnival. You must register and contact kwatson@kimballlibrary.com so she has all your pertinent information. Enthusiastic and responsible teens only, please. Parents may not apply on behalf of the youth. Thank you. *Please bring a bag lunch. You can also click HERE to sign up to… Read more

10th Annual Jack Frost Jamboree: Saturday, January 25, 2020 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Jack FrostWe have lots of fun events planned!  Join us for some snappy winter fun on Saturday, January 25th. Think ‘winter carnival’ with a twist. PS. Cross fingers for SNOW.  🙂 **Mini Golf Course **Face Painting (11:00 AM – 2:00 PM) **Crafts **Games (the more you play, the more prizes you win!) **Hot Dogs, popcorn and hot chocolate **Snowshoeing (weather permitting) **Roasting marshmallows (weather permitting) This is a FREE event sponsored… Read more