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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.

Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, April 3rd

Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, April 3rd

The book of the month is Side Tracked by Diana Harmon Asher   If middle school were a race, Joseph Friedman wouldn’t even be in last place—he’d be on the sidelines. With an overactive mind and phobias of everything from hard-boiled eggs to gargoyles, he struggles to understand his classes, let alone his fellow...
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‘Create a Character’ Art Contest (Gr. K-12) SUBMISSION DEADLINE 4/19

‘Create a Character’ Art Contest (Gr. K-12) SUBMISSION DEADLINE 4/19

Contest: Create a Character! Put your creativity and reading together! Pick out a character that can appears in a book that can be found in our children’s department. Use paper, paints, crayons, clay, markers, or any other type art medium to make your own version of the character. Work on it at home, at...
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Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, April 9th @6:30

Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, April 9th @6:30

The book of the month is Golden by Jessi Kirby Seventeen-year-old Parker Frost has never taken the road less traveled. Valedictorian and quintessential good girl, she’s about to graduate high school without ever having kissed her crush or broken the rules. So when fate drops a clue in her lap—one that might be the...
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‘UNIVERSE OF STORIES’ Cupcake Wars (Grades 4-12): Tuesday, April 23rd @ 6:30pm *Registration Required

‘UNIVERSE OF STORIES’ Cupcake Wars (Grades 4-12): Tuesday, April 23rd @ 6:30pm *Registration Required

This is the 5th Annual Cupcake Wars for t/weens.  Each year there are fun and fabulous entries!   PARTICIPATION RULES~   1. Anyone can participate in grades 4-12.   2. Each participant must prepare 6 UN-decorated cupcakes prior to the event.  You must bring all your decorating tools and supplies that you will need....
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T/weens Stitch-A-Bit: Mondays 2:30-4:30 (Register Grade 5 & Up)

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

Want to knit OR crochet a bit? Join other tween 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 are liking the idea of tweens and teens arriving at staggered times and staying for some or all of the time allotted....
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Family ZUMBA: Friday March 22nd @ 5 PM (Ages 4 to 104)

Family ZUMBA: Friday March 22nd @ 5 PM (Ages 4 to 104)

Join us for a fun and vigorous workout to music you love! Get exposed to dance moves from around the world in repetitious formats that are easy to follow. If you aren’t sure- just move your feet to the beat! Bring your family members, kids ages 4 and up and adults too to join...
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Library Buddies starts March 5th! Register Now (Grades K-3 and Grades 6-12)

Library Buddies starts March 5th!  Register Now (Grades K-3 and Grades 6-12)

Pop into Kimball Library and be part of the trend that libraries are the hopping places to be in any season.  “Library Buddies” is one of the events that has been bursting at the seams for the past 10 years.  This crowd-pleasing event will be happening for 7 consecutive weeks on Tuesday from 4-5pm beginning...
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Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, March 6th @6:30

Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, March 6th @6:30

The book of the month is Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine In Caitlin’s world, everything is black or white. Things are good or bad. Anything in between is confusing. That’s the stuff Caitlin’s older brother, Devon, has always explained. But now Devon’s dead and Dad is no help at all. Caitlin wants to get over...
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‘The Hate U Give’ Dinner Theatre, March 12th 6:00pm-8:30pm (Register T/weens)

‘The Hate U Give’ Dinner Theatre, March 12th 6:00pm-8:30pm (Register T/weens)

The book of the month is ‘The Hate U Give’ by Angie Thomas. This is a special book discussion event for the month of March.   Join us to watch the film adaptation of the book while eating pizza, and then we’ll have a book discussion comparing the book to the movie.  Copies of...
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Calling Big Buddies for Library Buddies Program: 7 TUES Weeks Starting 3/5/19 @ 3:45 PM (Register Grades 6-12) *T/WEENS WE NEED YOU!*

Calling Big Buddies for Library Buddies Program: 7 TUES Weeks Starting 3/5/19 @ 3:45 PM (Register Grades 6-12) *T/WEENS WE NEED YOU!*

“Library Buddies” is one of the events that has been bursting at the seams for the past 9 years!  This crowd-pleasing event will be happening for 7  weeks on Tuesdays from 3:45-5 PM March 5th through April 16th. Each week teens (youth in grades 6-12) will be assigned to little buddies kindergarten age through...
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