Tweens

Upcoming events

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

On Wednesdays, School age children are invited to join us online for an activity that will help us learn and understand something new about different world cultures, all from local voices!

Make a yummy lunch for your family today. It’s...

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

Join us around the "fire" for stories that all ages will enjoy, even older children! So bring the whole family and start your weekend off with some wonderful storytelling with Darrin Crow.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

Are you feeling anxious about what’s happening in the world? Annoyed at your family, who you’re with 24/7? Learn some practical tools, like breathing techniques and body postures, for calming your body and mind and coping with anxiety from Dr....

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

On Wednesdays, School age children are invited to join us online for an activity that will help us learn and understand something new about different world cultures, all from local voices!

Ireland is know throughout the world for its...

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

Presenter: Blank Park Zoo
Our favorite library guests, local residents of the Blank Park Zoo will make a virtual appearance, and a zoo expert will tell us about all about them!

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

Want to learn how to make a refreshing summertime drink? Watch Hy-Vee dietitian, Natalee Gent demonstrate how to make smoothies and try out a recipe at home!

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

On Wednesdays, School age children are invited to join us online for an activity that will help us learn and understand something new about different world cultures, all from local voices!

Join us today as library friend Katya and her...

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 5:30pm

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Join us virtually for a live, guided art workshop for tweens!

Under the tutelage of Becky Popelka, art instructor and owner of Big Picture Gallery and Studio, tweens will create an abstract still life using oils and watercolors. The...

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

On Wednesdays, School age children are invited to join us online for an activity that will help us learn and understand something new about different world cultures, all from local voices!

Iowa Cityzen and Children’s librarian Fang Wang is...

Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 1:00pm

Online

Energetic World music to get your feet moving and body grooving! This dynamic live band provides musical entertainment through interactive songs from around the world including from the Caribbean Islands, Cuba and Brazil!!