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Teen Programs

Teen Programs

Teen Programs

All programs held at Caroline Kennedy Library, unless noted otherwise.

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Ongoing Teen Programs

Teen Craft Night
PG-13 Movie Night

Fundamentals of ElectricityIEEE logo
Caroline Kennedy Library
Monday Evenings
Begins January 22, 2018
7:00 p.m. 

IEEE Engineers are leading hands-on workshops on the fundamentals of electricity and electronics for students in grades 7 - 12.  Handouts are available with details about each session. 

NOTE: Classes are limited to only 12 students, so register early. Registration in recommended

Safe Soldering & Ham Radio Kit Building


student soldering an electronic

Caroline Kennedy Library
10-Week Program Beginning February 3, 2018
Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. 

Amateur Radio operators are leading these hands-on workshops to help students learn safe and effective methods for soldering electronic kits. The series of kits will assemble into the student's first low power, Morse code, Amateur Radio station. 

Note: Students must either have their Amateur Radio License or be attending the Saturday morning Amateur Radio License class. 

Classes are limited to 12 students, so register early by calling 313-791-3800 or in person at the Circulation Desk. 

Create-A-Card Party for Our Troops

John F. Kennedy, Jr.  Library chalk board that says thank you veterans and the American flag
Thursdays --- March 1 and April 5

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

People of all ages are invited to decorate and inscribe cards to send to our troops.

WWE Belt Simulation Contest
Caroline Kennedy Library
Thursday, April 5, 2018
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

Youths (ages 10 - 17) will battle for hand-crafted, authentic wrestling belts using the WWE 2K18 wrestling game. Participants should register in advance and choose the wrestler they wish to play. Visit the circulation desk or call 313-791-3800 to register.

Earth Day Craft
drawing of earth surrounded by dancing children


Children and teens are invited to this program to honor the Earth.

John F. Kennedy, Jr. Library
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Caroline Kennedy Library
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Create a Card Party for Our Troops

Now you can bring the party to your house with these handy printing templates! Simply fill them out and turn them in to the John F. Kennedy Jr. Library at your convenience. Click here to access the template. Please only use first names with no mention of addresses for safety's sake. Our troops work so hard and sacrifice so much, and this is a lovely way to show our thanks!