Programs

Teen Winter 2021-2022 Programs

 

In-Person

Holiday Gift Wrapping

All month of December
Sign up at the circulation desk. Have presents ready to wrap for the holiday season? Stop by the library and sign in any time during December to use our selection of wrapping paper, ribbons, bows and name tags.

Winter Wonderland Photos

Wednesday, December 1
@ 6:30 PM
Sunshine or snowfall, come take winter photos right at the library! (family photos, individual portraits, pets welcome) Registration required. 

Grinch Day

Wednesday, December 1
@ 7:00 PM
Did you know December 1st is Grinch Day? Enjoy a visit with the green guy himself! Make crafts an enjoy Grinch treats. Registration preferred.

Tree Lighting

Wednesday, December 1
@ 7:30 PM
Stop by the library for our tree lighting! Guaranteed to turn any “Bah, humbug!” into “Ho, ho, ho!” Make two ornaments at the library to hang one on our tree and one to take home. Registration preferred. 

Deco Mesh Christmas Angel

Saturday, December  4
@ 2:00 PM
Come and create an angel with mesh and other supplies to decorate your door this holiday season. Registration preferred.

Loteria

Sunday, December 5| January 30| February 20
@ 3:00 PM
Join us for lots of fun, prizes and snacks. Registration preferred. 

Computer Lab Gaming

Thursday, December 9| January 13| February 10
@ 7:00 PM
We’re closing the lab for everybody except the teens to play games on our computers. Registration preferred.

Wooden Spoons

Tuesday, December 14
@ 4:00 PM
Create an awesome decoration for your kitchen this winter! Paint a wooden spoon and turn it into any winter character. Registration required. 

Holiday Trivia

Saturday, December 18
@ 3:30 PM
Get in the spirit of the season and recall moments from your favorite holiday movies among other holiday-related questions. Registration preferred.

Holiday Traditions Around the World

Tuesday, December 21
@ 6:30 PM
Get your holiday passport stamped as you travel the globe and learn how other countries celebrate the holidays. Registration required.

DIY Holiday Mug

Wednesday, December 22
@ 5:30 PM
Join us to create a custom mug for yourself, or to give as a gift this holiday, using the Cricut Mug Press. Registration required.

Thursday, January 27| February 24
@ 6:00 PM
Join our craft club and make a different project every time. Registration preferred. 

Valentine’s Photo Booth

Saturday, January 29
@ 1:00 PM
Skip the expensive phot studio and join is for a photo session with Valentine background and other accessories. Bring your own camera and enjoy! Registration required.

Valentine Bingo

Monday, February 14
@ 4:00 PM
Love is in the air and so is luck! Join us and test your luck on this lovely day playing Bingo with some sweet markers. There will be prizes, snacks and lot of fun.  Registration preferred.

 

 

Pick-Up Kits

Family Holiday Movie Kits

For the month of December, stop by the library to check out a movie kit. Each kit will include a family holiday movie and a bag of popcorn. So, pop your popcorn, get cozy on the couch and enjoy the movie with your family. Make sure to return the movie after watching.

DIY Christmas Cards

Sunday, December 12
Make custom cards to send to friends and family this holiday season. Registration required.

DIY Hot Cocoa Mason Jar

Monday, December 13
Warm up with a do-it-yourself hot cocoa kit!  Registration required.

Yarn Ornaments

Wednesday, December 15
Make your own wrapped yarn ornament to decorate your home for the holidays. Registration required.

Farmhouse Wreath

Thursday, December 16
Decorate your front door with a farmhouse wreath to celebrate the holidays. Registration required.

Mini Shovel Snowman

Monday, December 20
Decorate the front of your house with a mini Christmas shovel. Registration required.

Holiday Games

Thursday, December 23
Need a fun last minute activity to do with your family for the holidays? Come pick up a game kit to enjoy. Registration required.

Conversation Heart Jar Contest

February 1-February 14
How many conversation hearts are in the jar? Guess the right answer, and win the jar and a prize!

DIY Memory Jar

Monday, December 27
Start your new year with positive thoughts or memories. Registration required.

DIY Snowman

Monday, January 3
Welcome January with making a snowman to decorate your home for the winter. Registration required.

DIY Valentine’s Day Candles

Wednesday,  February 2
Decorate your home by picking up a kit that will include a set of candles and the vinyl to decorate them. Registration required.

Valentine’s day Wreath

Tuesday, February 8
Make the one you love a DIY Valentine’s Day Wreath! Registration required.

 

 

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.