Teen/Tween Programs

Babysitting Basics

Saturday, April 23

10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Designed primarily for youth ages 10 and older, this online course will prepare students to be better babysitters. Topics include how to provide care for infants and children; how to stay safe; what to do in an emergency; how to choose age-appropriate activities; and how to recognize and handle a variety of behaviors. Students will also learn the basics of starting a babysitting business. The course consists of six interactive modules featuring video, activities, games and tools babysitters can use to build their knowledge and skills and manage their babysitting business. Students who successfully complete this 5-hour course will receive a completion certificate from the library.  Ages 10 and older.  Lunch will be provided.  Advance registration required.

Tai Chi for Tweens and Teens

Saturday, May 7

12-1 p.m.

Tai Chi is perfect for tweens and teens!  Tai Chi followers reported less tension, depression, anger, fatigue, confusion, and anxiety.  They felt more vigorous and, in general, had less total mood disturbance. Tai Chi integrates the mind, body, and spirit. Advance registration required.

Exam Cram 2: Study Nights @ the Library

May 18 & May 31

5-9 p.m.

Calling all students!  Cramming for final exams? Bring your brain and your books to the library. We’ll provide the seating, supplies, snacks, and Wi-Fi. Best of all everything is free!