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Teen Programs Winter 2017 Programs

Snow Better Time to Read
Dec. 2 - 30, 2017

Celebrate reading this winter by joining our Winter Reading Program, "Snow Better Time to Read." Reading is the perfect way to get cozy and de-stress during the holiday season, and we've got something for everyone at the library.

Registration and reading for children, teens and adults begins Dec. 2nd. When you register, you'll be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a gift card. Earn extra entries by coming to programs or checking out books from our snowflake collection that will be on display for you to choose from.

Family Loteria
All Ages

Sun. Dec. 3 @ 3:00 PM;
Sun. Jan. 21 @ 3:00 PM; 
Sun. Feb. 4 @ 3:00 PM;

Bring friends and family to the library to play Loteria or Bingo and win awesome prizes. Refreshments and fun will be provided.
Wacky Wednesdays
2nd Grade & Up

Wed. Dec. 6, 13, 20, 27 @ 2:30 PM;
Wed. Jan. 3, 10, 17 @ 2:30 PM;
Wed. Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28 @ 2:30 PM;

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.
Kids in the Kitchen
Ages 3 & up

Wed. Dec. 6, 13, 20 @ 3:30 PM;
Wed. Jan. 10, 17, 24, 31 @ 3:30 PM;
Wed. Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28 @ 3:30 PM;

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy.
Let's Get Coding
4th Grade & Up

Thu. Dec 7, 21 @ 4:30 PM;
Thu. Jan. 4, 18 @ 4:30 PM;
Thu. Feb. 1, 15 @ 4:30 PM;
Registration Required

Would you like to learn coding or share what you know about coding with others? Join us for fun coding activities.
Christmas DIY
3rd Grade & up

Fri. Dec. 8, 15, 22 @ 3:30 PM
Registration Required

Come to the library to make awesome DIYs. Surprise your loved ones with presents made by you. There will be a different one every time.
Lyons Township Madrigals
All Ages

Thu. Dec. 14 @ 7:00 PM
Please join us for an evening of holiday caroling. Light refreshments will be served. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Movie, Food & Fun
All Ages

Fri. Dec. 29 @ 5:00 PM;
Fri. Jan. 26 @ 5:00 PM;
Fri. Feb. 23 @ 5:00 PM;

Skip expensive movie theater tickets and bring friends, siblings, parents and grandparents to movie night at the library. Popcorn, pizza, and drinks will be provided.
Money Matters
2nd Grade & up

Mon. Jan 8, 22 @ 4:30 PM;
Mon. Feb. 5, 19 @ 4:30 PM;

Money makes the world go round. Investigate ways to earn, save and spend your money wisely. Go home with fun crafts and activities to help you along the way. When you are rich and famous, remember where it all started!
Relaxation Art Club
3rd Grade & up

Thu. Jan. 11, 25 @ 4:30 PM;
Thu. Feb. 8, 22 @ 4:30 PM;
Registration Required

Start the new year with a new you! Come and learn different techniques that you could use to relax while making art.
Love Is In The Air Games Day
4th Grade & up

Sat. Feb. 3 @ 3:30 PM
Registration Required

Join us on this lovely day for games, crafts and delicious snacks.
Teen Volunteers

Get involved! We need teen volunteers to help out with our programs. If you're between the ages of 12-15 years old and would like to volunteer, please contact us right away!

Call Maria at 
708-579-1844 or email her at maria@hodgkinslibrary.org.