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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.

Strong by Zumba is CANCELLED (Grades 5+): Tuesday, July 24th 6:30-7:30pm

Strong by Zumba is CANCELLED (Grades 5+): Tuesday, July 24th 6:30-7:30pm

THIS CLASS IS CANCELLED. STRONG by Zumba® combines body weight, muscle conditioning, cardio and plyometric training moves synced to original music that has been specifically designed to match every single move. Every squat, every lunge, every burpee is driven by the music, helping you make it to that last rep, and maybe even five...
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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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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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Love, Simon (Movie): 6/13/18 @7:00 PM (Register T/weens Grade 6 & UP)

Love, Simon (Movie): 6/13/18 @7:00 PM (Register T/weens Grade 6 & UP)

The t/weens read this as a group earlier in the year for teen book discussion, and now we will compare the book to the movie. We’re meeting after an abbreviated session of our June book discussion that starts at 6:30. People who did not read the book are still welcome to join us for...
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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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June Teen Book Discussion: 6/13/18 @6:30 PM

June Teen Book Discussion: 6/13/18 @6:30 PM

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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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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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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Silly Scavenger Hunt April 27th Between 10:30am and 2:30pm (All Ages)

Silly Scavenger Hunt April 27th Between 10:30am and 2:30pm (All Ages)

  Calling all kids to come try out our silly scavenger hunt anytime between the hours of 10:30 am and 2:30 pm. Are you good at riddles? Are you a super sleuth? Do you like kooky and zany? No need to register, just come in to learn a new joke, solve the clues, and...
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