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
January
21
6:30​pm
(Hiawassee - Meeting Room)
Learn some chill skills with self calming techniques, tips and tricks. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
January
21
6:30​pm
(Winter Garden - Children\'s Area)
Event Categories: Games & Activities; Arts & Crafting
Celebrate the era of tie-dying! Enjoy the style, sights and sounds of the sixties. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
January
22
1:00​pm
(Windermere - Ask at Desk)
Event Category: Science & Math
Why is an apple red? Experiment with the science of color and explore the basic concepts of light and color. Recommended for homeschoolers age 6 - 17.
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No Registration Required
Wednesday
January
22
2:00​pm
(First Floor Gallery)
Event Category: Games & Activities
Drop in for a game of chess at the library. Chess sets are available for play and rule sheets are provided. All ages.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
January
22
3:00​pm
Event Category: Arts & Crafting
Do you see what I see? Create a unique piece of art using painted tissue paper inspired by the work of Eric Carle. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
January
22
4:00​pm
(Washington Park - Children\'s Area)
Event Categories: Health & Wellness; Arts & Crafting
Create your own personal calendar with 365 ideas to keep you happy, healthy and active the entire year. Recommended for tweens and teens.
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No Registration Required
Wednesday
January
22
4:00​pm
(Fairview Shores - Meeting Room 1)
Event Categories: Games & Activities; Arts & Crafting
Join us for a winter theme movie and a craft.
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No Registration Required
Thursday
January
23
11:00​am
(Chickasaw - Combined Meeting Room)
Event Category: Health & Wellness
Transform into a meteor, a shooting star or even the moon! Gather the family for a space themed introduction to yoga. Recommended for families.
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Registration Required
Thursday
January
23
3:30​pm
(Windermere - Ask at Desk)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Games & Activities
Hang on, it's going to be a wild ride! Twist and turn paper materials to create your very own roller coaster. Recommended for tweens and teens.
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Registration Required
Thursday
January
23
3:30​pm
(Eatonville - Meeting Room)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Games & Activities
Hang on, it's going to be a wild ride! Twist and turn paper materials to create your very own roller coaster. Recommended for tweens and teens.
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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 our Teen Library Corps. You will find everything here including photos, contests, and schedules of upcoming events.