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Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
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Sunday: CLOSED

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.

Stellar Sweets, Chocolates in Space: Tuesday 8/6/19 (Register T/weens 10-19) @6:30PM

Stellar Sweets, Chocolates in Space: Tuesday 8/6/19 (Register T/weens 10-19) @6:30PM

Did you know that chocolate has been a part of every Russian and American space voyage?  Did you know that astronauts recently did some experiments with chocolate to see if microgravity allowed for finer mixing of the ingredients?  T/weens will soon know this and more by joining Mike Cross (Department of Natural Sciences at...
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Outta this World Ice Cream & Animals: Wednesday 7/31/19 (ALL AGES) @6:30PM *It’s ON Rain or Shine*

Outta this World Ice Cream & Animals: Wednesday 7/31/19 (ALL AGES) @6:30PM *It’s ON Rain or Shine*

We will use creative space if it’s stormy out.  Please come bearing patience.  Summer reading participants and their families are invited to enjoy our annual ice cream sundae extravaganza! Summer reading participants will have first dibs on the sundae line, and then other guests are welcome to join them.      After you make...
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Outta this World Buttons & Badges: Tuesday 7/30/19 (Register T/weens 10+) @6:00PM

Outta this World Buttons & Badges: Tuesday 7/30/19 (Register T/weens 10+) @6:00PM

Come on in and make your own personalized buttons/badges with our brand new button machine! Show your love of your favorite sport team or cartoon character or use clever text to personalize your gear with buttons! Join us anytime between 6 and 7:30 to plan, design and then operate our button machine. Bring a...
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Space Selfies: 8/1 (Register All Ages)

Space Selfies: 8/1 (Register All Ages)

Explore your creative photo taking skills with our photo booth, space themed props and our Kids Zoom cameras!  Use our star background or add a digital one! Distort your face with a fun effect or let your own funny expressions be the feature! Bring a friend or come on your own and make some...
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Outta this World ‘BUDDING’ ARTISTS 7/25: (Register T/weens 10 & Up)(6:00 pm – 7:15 pm)

Outta this World ‘BUDDING’ ARTISTS 7/25: (Register T/weens 10 & Up)(6:00 pm – 7:15 pm)

Join members of the Atkinson Garden Club to learn some arranging techniques and floral design. Each workshop requires separate registration. Beginners are welcome! You can attend as many of these events as you like! You do not have to commit to all 3. Please register t/weens ages 10+ or at a minimum entering grade...
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Outta this World SHARPIE TIE-DYE: Tuesday 7/23/19 (Register T/weens 10+) @6:30PM

Outta this World SHARPIE TIE-DYE: Tuesday 7/23/19 (Register T/weens 10+) @6:30PM

Decorate a t-shirt, socks, bandana, or any article of white clothing using unique template ideas.  Your design can be elaborate or just a modge-podge of dots depending on your mood and level of confidence.  ANYone (even the craft impaired) can do this and make an item look cool.   Register t/weens ages 10 and...
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OUTTA THIS WORLD FORENSICS (We lowered the age restriction!): Tuesday, July 16, 2019 (Register Ages 8-18)

OUTTA THIS WORLD FORENSICS (We lowered the age restriction!): Tuesday, July 16, 2019 (Register Ages 8-18)

‘WHO STOLE THE MOON ROCK?’ 6:00PM-7:00PM, Ages 8-12 20 students with Mary Dawson.  An interactive story where children will learn about astronauts and life in space. They will explore different patterns of their own fingerprints using magnifying glasses, magnetic dusting powder and brushes, as well as the different types of DNA, where to find DNA on evidence and how to collect a sample. ...
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Outta this World BOTTLE ROCKETS w/ Craig Richard Wednesday 7/24/19 (Register Grades 3-7) @6:30PM

Outta this World BOTTLE ROCKETS w/ Craig Richard Wednesday 7/24/19 (Register Grades 3-7) @6:30PM

Join our resident scientist and science teacher, Craig Richard, to build and test bottle rockets.  You’ll learn the science behind the launch and get to practice. It’s possible yours might have a tail-fin and parachute…  You’ll only know if you register and attend! This particular class is registration only for youth ages 8-12 or...
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OUTTA THIS WORLD BOOK DISCUSSION: July 9, 2019 @6:30pm (Register T/weens 10+)

OUTTA THIS WORLD BOOK DISCUSSION:  July 9, 2019 @6:30pm (Register T/weens 10+)

The book of the summer is ‘Life as We Knew It’ by Susan Beth Pfeffer. High school sophomore Miranda’s disbelief turns to fear in a split second when an asteroid knocks the moon closer to Earth, like ‘one marble hits another.’ The result is catastrophic. How can her family prepare for the future when...
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STEM Engineering Lab: Wed, July 3rd 3:30 PM-5:30 PM (Register All Ages)

STEM Engineering Lab: Wed, July 3rd 3:30 PM-5:30 PM (Register All Ages)

            Join us for some time exploring, building and creating with our STEM building supplies. Whether you’re a pro at science, technology, engineering and math or you are just being introduced, you’ll love expanding your brain power with our magnetic tiles, brain flakes, KEVA planks and marble runs. Anyone...
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