Teen February Vacation Week at the Library

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

Cartoon polar bear and a bunch of circle shapes with different activities from the list pictured inside.

International Snack Taste Test
Tuesday, February 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Travel the world with snacks. Join us to taste treats from the country of Turkey! Try new and unique chips, chocolates, and more from across the seas.

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

Athol Knights Chess Club
Tuesday, February 20, 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.

Super Smmash Bros. Tournament
Wednesday, February 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Have fun facing off against other teens in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on the Nintendo Switch. All players will be using the same equipment and competing using the games built in tournament mode. The top scoring players will go home with a prize!

Register online to save your spot. Ages 12-18.

Hide and Seek
Thursday, February 22, 6:15pm - 7:30pm

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.
Snow date will be February 29.

Drop in Button Making
Friday, February 23, 3:30 - 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.

In the Teen Space all week:
Books, Manga, Comics, Coloring Pages, Board Games, Card Games, Boredom Box, White Board Polls, DIY Kits & more!