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Tweens joined Miss Kristina in the Tween Scene at the Westhampton Free Library on Monday, March 13 to brainstorm ideas for Tween programming. We played fun ice breaker games, ate pizza, and had a lot of laughs! Everyone had a great time contributing so many wonderful ideas for programming! All are welcome to attend our … [Read more…]
Toward the end of January, the Tween Idea Squad met for the first time to brainstorm new program ideas. Some of their favorite ideas included making slime, having a trivia night and a game night, hosting different coding and engineering programs, and book clubs. Now you can look forward to some new and exciting programs … [Read more…]
In the month of January, the Idea Place celebrated Chinese culture. We made Chinese paper lanterns, fortune cookies, read Tikki Tikki Tembo, and more. Rob Scott helped us celebrate by teaching our children and tweens how to make a Chinese Noodle Salad. It looked delicious! Join us in February for French themed programs!
Did you know that Tuesday, January 17th was National Kid Inventors Day? Here at the library, our tweens celebrated by making their own inventions! Using empty paper towel rolls, tissue boxes, bottle caps, wooden dowels, ribbon, duct tape and more, they put their imaginations to work. One of our participants used these supplies to design … [Read more…]
Celebrate the 120th Anniversary of the Westhampton Free Library with a fun reading challenge! Starting January 3rd, can you read 120 books by March 4th? Whoever reads 120 books by March 4th (the date of our Anniversary celebration) will receive a special prize! Are you up for the challenge?! Come in to the Idea Place … [Read more…]