Tweens

Tweens

Do you find yourself too old for kids’ stuff and too young for teens? Bridge the gap with these exciting programs and classes perfect for ages 11 and 12!

Upcoming Events

Registration Required
Tuesday
May
28
2:00​pm
(Alafaya - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Education & Learning
Inviting all homeschoolers to join us for a learning adventure! Registration required. Ages 8–15.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
May
28
3:15​pm
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Tired of the same old waffles? Taste our savory twist on this breakfast favorite. Appropriate for upper elementary and tweens. Supplies are limited; registration is recommended.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
May
28
5:00​pm
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Tired of the same old waffles? Taste our twist on this breakfast favorite. Appropriate for upper elementary and tweens. Registration required. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.
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No Registration Required
Wednesday
May
29
3:00​pm
(Chickasaw - Combined Meeting Room)
Event Category: Games & Activities
If you love gaming like we love gaming, come get your game on at the library! Join us for action-packed fun with the Nintendo Wii™ and more! Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
May
29
3:00​pm
Event Category: Arts & Crafting
Florida has plenty of sand and the library has plenty of beach stories and crabby crafts. Don't miss the fun! Recommended for lower and upper elementary
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Registration Required
Wednesday
May
29
3:30​pm
(Winter Garden - Children's Area)
Event Category: Arts & Crafting
Join us for an hour of crafting fun with friends. Registration Requested. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
May
29
3:30​pm
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Life Skills
Make a unique drawstring bag! Use a simple pattern and your imaginations to create a custom drawstring bag for yourself or as a gift.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
May
29
4:30​pm
(Washington Park - Children's Area)
Celebrate the virtues of curiosity and integrity as we watch Small Foot and create a colorful craft.
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Registration Required
Thursday
May
30
4:00​pm
(Southeast - Meeting Room 2)
Join us for an afternoon of scientific fun as we put our STEAM skills to the test. Kids Scientists Welcomed. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Registration Required
Friday
May
31
2:00​pm
(Southeast - Meeting Room 2)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Let’s turn the library into a drive-in Movie Theatre! Create your very own car and watch the movie "Muppets Most Wanted" Recommended for families. Registration Required.
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Library Resources

KidsConnect

KidsConnect is your one stop source for everything kids at OCLS. Find out about upcoming events and programs, listen to a podstory, or watch one of our storytelling videos.

Informed Teens

Be an informed teen! Find out about our next gaming event, select a good book, and join Teen Voices or our Teen Library Corps. You will find everything here including photos, contests, and schedules of upcoming events.