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Tween Special Events

Awesome free activities just for kids ages 9—12 to attend independently. Click here for even more special events for all ages.

NOTE: When you register online, you will receive an email asking you if you wish to receive the email to confirm your registration. You must respond to the request email within 24 hours. This must be done only ONCE. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please notify the library if you need to cancel registration. Many events have waiting lists. Thank you!

Make Delicious Hot Cocoa Cones

Tuesday, December 19, 2017  > 4:15 pm—5:15 pm
Online registration begins: December 1  (Limit 30)

Tweens make delicious hot cocoa cones to share with friends. Just for Tweens ages 9 – 12. Limit of 30 attendees. Registration begins December 1. Due to space limitations this activity cannot accommodate special groups.

Build Mini Racers with Ming Louie

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 > 4:15 pm—5:15 pm
Online registration begins: January 2 (Limit 30)

Build a moveable car made of foam rubber, then race them to see which car is the fastest!  Just for Tweens ages 9 – 12. Limit of 30 attendees. Registration begins January 2. Due to space limitations this activity cannot accommodate special groups.

Make a Super Cute No-Sew Snowman

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 > 4:15 pm—5:15 pm
Online registration begins: February 1  (Limit 30)

Make a super cute No-Sew Snowman from socks! Just for Tweens ages 9 – 12. Limit of 30 attendees. Registration begins February 1. Due to space limitations this activity cannot accommodate special groups. For information about this craft and more creative ideas, visit daniellesplace.com

Learn about Everyday Science with the Rufus the Dufus Science Show

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 > 4:15 pm—5:15 pm
Online registration begins: March 1 (Limit 30)

Ever wonder just how a ball spins perfectly on the tip of your finger? Learn about everyday science, math and physics in this fun, interactive show with Rufus the Dufus. Just for Tweens ages 9 – 12. Limit of 30 attendees. Registration begins March 1. Due to space limitations this activity cannot accommodate special groups. Rufusthedufus.com

Make Felt Flower Pins 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 > 4:15 pm—5:15 pm
Online registration begins: April 1 (Limit 30)

Make a colorful felt flower pin as unique as you!  Just for Tweens ages 9 – 12. Limit of 30 attendees. Registration begins April 1.  Due to space limitations this activity cannot accommodate special groups.

Paint a Canvas with The Bee’s Knees Pottery Studio

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 > 4:15 pm—5:45 pm
Online registration begins: May 1 (Limit 30)

Make your own art by painting a canvas in this creative program hosted by local The Bee’s Knees Pottery Studio. Just for Tweens ages 9 – 12. Limit of 30 attendees. Registration begins May 1.  Due to space limitations this activity cannot accommodate special groups. Thebeeskneespottery.com

Registration Information

  • Tween programs are exclusively for kids ages 9-12. Registration is required for all Tween events.
  • Due to space limitations Tween activities cannot accommodate special groups.
  • Sign up per registration dates either online or by calling (248) 349-3020