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Tweens & Teens

Photo of Teens from Getty ImagesTeen Scene

Mondays through November 27 at 7:00 pm

Students entering grades 6–12 are invited to join us for fun board games and life-size games on

Registration is required and begins a week in advance of each meeting. Registration closes at 5 pm the Sunday before each meeting.


Group of TweensTween Zone

Thursdays through November 17 at 7:00 pm

Students in grades 3 – 5 can conduct science experiments, make crafts, play games and more!

Registration is required and begins one week in advance of each session. Registration closes at 9 pm the Wednesday before each program. Space is limited.


Computer screen with codeYouth Tech Lab

Monday, August 28 at 7:00 pm

Teens and Tweens in grades 3 through 12 are invited to join us in a tech lab! At this tech lab, you can test out coding robots, draw with a 3D printing pen and fly a drone.

Registration is required and begins on August 21. Space is limited.


ACT logoACT Strategies

Monday, September 25 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm

High school students who plan on taking the ACT test will meet a Princeton Review expert who will go over test content, walk you through some sample questions and show you score-raising strategies to use on test day.

Registration is required. Register online for the ACT Strategy Session or visit the Youth Services Department and we can assist you with registration.


ACT Practice Test

Saturday, September 30 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

High School students interested in taking a practice ACT test are invited to take a practice test.

Register online for the ACT Practice Test or visit the Youth Services Department and we can assist you with registration.


Teen reading a bookOther Worlds Book Club

Thursdays, September 7, October 5, November 2 and December 7 at 6:00 pm

Fantasy fans in grades 5-8 are invited to join us for our Other Worlds Book Club. As a group, we’ll choose an epic and engrossing series to explore with book discussions, activities, and crafts.

Registration is required and begins one week in advance of each meeting. Registration closes at 9:00 pm the Wednesday before each meeting.


Read Together Book Group

Tuesdays, September 5, October 10, and November 7 from 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Readers in grades 3 through 5, and an adult, are invited to join the Read Together book group! The goal of this reading group is to encourage reading and child/caregiver interaction.  Participants will read one book per month, then meet to discuss the book and choose the next title.

Registration is required and begins one week in advance of each meeting. Registration closes at 9 pm the Monday before each program. Space is limited.


Ready, Set, Draw!

Wednesdays, August 30, September 27, October 25, and November 29  at 6:00 pm

Are you a serious artist?  Maybe you have never picked up a drawing pencil.  Either way, come explore and develop your artistic talents at the library.  Each one-hour session will begin with a prompt and end with a masterpiece.  All art materials will be provided by the library.

For ages 8 through 12.  Registration is required and begins a week in advance of each program. Registration closes at 9:00 pm the Tuesday before each meeting. Space is limited.

Find Us:

Kent Free Library
312 West Main Street
Kent, OH 44240
330.673.4414
[email protected]
www.kentfreelibrary.org

Library Hours:

Monday 9:00-9:00
Tuesday 9:00-9:00
Wednesday 9:00-9:00
Thursday 9:00-9:00
Fridays 9:00-6:00
Saturday 9:00-5:00
Sundays 1:00-5:00

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