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Teen Programs

Teen Programs

Teen Programs

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

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Monthly Teen Programs

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
Teen Craft Nights
Teen Movie Nights

Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board (TAB ) Meeting
Caroline Kennedy Library on Thursdays
February 23 -- March 30 -- April 27

5:00 p.m. -  6:00 p.m.

The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meets each month, one hour before Teen Movie Night to discuss anything and everything pertaining to the library. Come tell Ms. Jennifer what books, CDs, DVDs, and video games that you want the library to buy. Help plan programs and choose movies for upcoming movie nights. Prospective TAB members, ages 11 - 17 are welcome to attend. 

Special Teen Programs

Adulting 101
Caroline Kennedy Library

We will tackle a new topic every month to prepare teens for the challenges of adulthood. Programs are intended for
ages 12 - 20. Registration is required by calling
313-791-3800 or register in-person at our circulation desk. 

Clothing Rescue
January 18, 2017
6:00 p.m. 
How to deal with stains,
buttons, and life hacks.    

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Car Woes
February 15, 2017
6:00 p.m.
A technician from O'Reilly
Auto Parts will cover basic car care.
         car repair tips

Money and Banking
March 15, 2017
6:00 p.m.

Presented by Zeal Credit Union

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In the Kitchen:
Tools and Food Safety

April 26, 2017
6:00 p.m.


Delicious Science! 2: 
The Marshmallow Strikes Back

S'moreDelicious Science is back! We all know that marshmallows are fun to eat, but did you know that they are also great for learning about science? We will revisit some of our favorite concepts like Boyle's Law, as well as make new explorations into density and molecular shaps. 

We will conclude our experiments by making a s'more with Halal ingredients. 

Ages 10 - 17 are welcome. Each session is limited to 15 participants. Registration is required. 

John F. Kennedy, Jr. Library
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Two Sessions:
5:45 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Caroline Kennedy Library
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Four Sessions:
5:00 p.m., 5:45 p.m.,
6:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m.


WWE Wrestlemania Simulation 
Caroline Kennedy Library

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Play WWE 2K17 on the Xbox 360! Vie for chamionship gold against WWE superstars, such as Roman Reigns, Bray Wyatt, and more. Defend your title or walk away with a new belt. Participants and viewers must be ages 10 - 17. Regisration is required. Register by calling 313-791-3800 or in person at the Circulation Desk.

Caroline Kennedy Library
April 10, 2017 - July 10, 2017


Join us for hands-on microcomputer workshops designed for middle and high school students. These workshops will build on knowledge gained in previous Fundamentals of Electricity and Electonics workshops. Students will explore programming and expanding the capability of small Arduino microcomputers. Parents should accompany students to the introductory session on
April 10.