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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.

June Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, 6/6/18 @6:30pm

June Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, 6/6/18 @6:30pm

The book this month is ‘Rooftoppers’ by Katherine Rundell. Everyone thinks that Sophie is an orphan. True, there were no other recorded female survivors from the shipwreck which left baby Sophie floating in the English Channel in a cello case, but Sophie remembers seeing her mother wave for help. Her guardian tells her it...
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Family ZUMBA: Friday June 8th @ 5 PM (Ages 4 to 104)

Family ZUMBA: Friday June 8th @ 5 PM (Ages 4 to 104)

Join Ms. Michelle for a ZUMBA party on Friday night! Zumba®Kids classes feature routines based on original Zumba® choreography in kid friendly and family friendly ways. Learn easy steps, play games, activities and explore language and cultural elements exposed in the music. Hear songs you know as well as songs that feature languages and...
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June Teen Book Discussion: Wednesday June 13th 6:30-7:30pm

June Teen Book Discussion: Wednesday June 13th 6:30-7:30pm

The book of the month is ‘Flowers for Algernon’ by Daniel Keyes.    With more than five million copies sold, Flowers for Algernon is the beloved, classic story of a mentally disabled man whose experimental quest for intelligence mirrors that of Algernon, an extraordinary lab mouse. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a...
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Libraries ROCK with Keith Munslow (Register All Ages) SUMMER KICK-OFF: Wed, June 20th 6:30-7:30pm

Libraries ROCK with Keith Munslow (Register All Ages) SUMMER KICK-OFF: Wed, June 20th 6:30-7:30pm

In his highly interactive triple-whammy show, Keith delivers fun, funky music, lightning-fast cartooning, and hilarious stories that will have grown-ups laughing as much as the kids! Keith’s rhythmic piano playing, on-the-spot improvisations, and quick wit combine for an interactive, upbeat, positive experience. His work reflects real-life experiences of kids and families with honesty, humor,...
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Songwriting ROCKS Workshop w/ Keith Munslow: Wednesday, June 20th, 5:15-6:15pm (Register Grades 2-6)

Songwriting ROCKS Workshop w/ Keith Munslow: Wednesday, June 20th, 5:15-6:15pm (Register Grades 2-6)

Writing a song is simply a matter of picking something you know and talking about it honestly. In this workshop, students not only learn the basics of rhythm, rhyme, meter and melody – but also that tying your shoes, missing the bus or eating a gross hot lunch can be the stuff of great...
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Self-Defense ROCKs (Register Women Ages 13 & Up) Saturday, June 23rd, 10:30-11:30am

Self-Defense ROCKs (Register Women Ages 13 & Up) Saturday, June 23rd, 10:30-11:30am

\ Young women beginning at age 13 and up are invited to join us to learn practical self-defense that will empower you and give you confidence to protect yourself. It is not required, but this might be a great time for mothers and daughters or grandmothers and daughters to take part in a class...
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Ukuleles ROCK (T/weens Register Grades 5 & UP) Tuesday, June 26th 6:30-7:30pm

Ukuleles ROCK (T/weens Register Grades 5 & UP)  Tuesday, June 26th 6:30-7:30pm

Have you ever wanted to learn the ukulele? This instrument is among the easiest to learn and fun to play, making it a popular choice for all ages! You will come away from this hands-on, 45 minute workshop knowing basic chord forms and everything you need to know to play some simple two to...
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May Teen Book Discussion (grades 8-12) Wednesday 5/9/18 @6:30pm

May Teen Book Discussion (grades 8-12) Wednesday 5/9/18 @6:30pm

The book of the month is ‘The Hate U Give’ by Angie Thomas.  Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil...
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LEGO Fun: Saturday, May 12th 10:30-2PM (Register All Ages)

LEGO Fun: Saturday, May 12th 10:30-2PM (Register All Ages)

Drop by the library anytime between 10:30 and 2:00 for some free exploration at the lego table! Watch a lego movie, build a tower, a city or a creature. Bring a friend or make one here. We’ve got Legos and other building blocks of assorted sizes for you to share in community. Playing at...
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T/weens Stitch-a-Bit: Mondays 2:30-4:30 (Grade 5 & Up)

T/weens  Stitch-a-Bit: Mondays 2:30-4:30  (Grade 5 & Up)

Want to knit OR crochet a bit? Join other tweens and teens ages 9-19 after school on Mondays from 2:30-4:30pm. Wait, you don’t get out of school until 3? No worries, we like tweens and teens arriving at staggered times and staying for some or all of the time allotted. We’ll have two adults...
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