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
July
23
10:30​am
(South Trail - Meeting Room 1)
Enjoy a performance by this award-winning, non-profit youth organization and learn about Florida’s Native American history. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Tuesday
July
23
10:30​am
(Alafaya - Meeting Room 1)
Don't miss this action-packed and education alien adventure using science experiments for special effects. It's totally out of this world! Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
July
23
10:30​am
(Children's Area)
Blast off on a movie adventure this summer!
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Tuesday
July
23
10:30​am
(Hiawassee - Meeting Room)
Enjoy robo-lore from days of yore as Bits 'N Pieces Puppet Theatre brings an abridged version of Oscar Wilde's original fairy tale, The Selfish Giant's Garden, to life before our eyes!
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Registration Required
Tuesday
July
23
10:30​am
(Library Central)
Feel the beat! Stomp your feet! Clap your hands to rhythms from around the world during this interactive performance from the drumming professionals of 3rd Wheel dot Org.
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No Registration Required
Tuesday
July
23
1:00​pm
(Fairview Shores - Meeting Room 1)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Games & Activities
Choose your materials, create your design and build you own rocket. Bring your imagination and we will supply the rest! Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
July
23
2:00​pm
(South Trail - Meeting Room 2)
Event Category: Arts & Crafting
Let your artistic light shine at the library as you recreate Vincent Van Gogh's The Starry Night! Recommended for families.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
July
23
2:30​pm
(Eatonville - Meeting Room)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Arts & Crafting
Create your own unique planet out of paper and experience the wonders of the cosmos right in your own bedroom. Recommended for tweens and teens.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
July
23
3:00​pm
(Windermere - Meeting Room)
Event Category: Games & Activities
Find out what the stars have in store for you in this introduction to astrology with activities and crafts. Recommended for tweens and teens.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
July
23
6:00​pm
(Club Central)
Event Category: Games & Activities
Find out what the stars have in store for you in this introduction to astrology with activities and crafts. 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 Teen Voices or our Teen Library Corps. You will find everything here including photos, contests, and schedules of upcoming events.