Teen February Vacation Week at the Library

School is out for Athol teens and we have a whole week of activities planned!

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Junk Journaling
Tuesday, February 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Use decorative papers, washi tape, stickers, book pages, and recycled materials to create your own junk journal. Plus, go home with all the materials you need to keep creating.

Can’t make this one? We’ll be running the same program on April 20, during the next school vacation week. Funded by the Athol Cultural Council.

Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 12-18.

Athol Knights Chess Club
Tuesday, February 22, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Join coaches Dave and Clint for an evening of chess at the library. Learn the classic game from experienced players or find new opponents to challenge. All ages willing to learn are welcome.

No registration is required. All ages.

Giant Coloring Page
Wednesday, February 23, 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop by the Teen Space to hang out and help us complete our giant coloring page. Work as a group or individually. Once the giant page is complete we’ll be displaying it on the walls of the Teen Space.

No registration required. Ages 12-18.

Tween Club
Wednesday, February 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Kids ages 10-13 are invited to Tween Club! This month we'll be playing Cards Against Humanity (Family Edition). No registration necessary, simply meet us in the program room for fun and friends!

No registration required. Ages 10-13.

Hide and Seek
Thursday, February 23, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
The teen favorite is back! The library will be closed, the lights will be off, and the hiding spots will be waiting. Challenge each other and staff to find the best hiding place in the library while enjoying multiple variations on the traditional game.

Please arrive on time - doors will be locked once the program has started to ensure safety. Parents and guardians will not be permitted in the building during the program - please plan accordingly.

Registration required. Ages 12-18.

Drop in Button Making
Friday, February 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Stop by the teen space to create your own pin back buttons. Bring a design to cut out or use images provided by the library. Each participant can make up to five buttons while supplies last.

No Registration required. Ages 12-18.