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Programs for Teens

April Programs

Wednesday, 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 3:30-5 PM- Drop-in Middle School Crafts
Kids and teens in grades 5-8, are invited to drop in to make a cool craft.  Space is limited and spots are available on a first come, first served basis.

Friday, 4/25, 5:30-8:30, Librarypalooza, All Ages
Join RFPL for our biggest event of the year! We’ll have a live storyteller show, a photo booth, balloon twisters, a dance floor for the kiddos, an after-hours DJ dance party for teens and more! We’ll also be serving up a free helping of ice cream. Don’t miss it.

Monday, 4/28, 3:45-4:45 PM- Middle School Booktalkers
Middle School students are invited to come to the RFPL to talk about what they’re reading and find out about new books.  Snacks will be served.

May Programs

Friday, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16, 5/30, 3:30-5 PM, Drop-in Middle School Gaming or Movie
Kids and teens in grades 5-8 are invited to drop in to watch a movie or play games.  All movies will be rated G or PG.

Tuesday, 5/6, 4-6 PM, Stop Motion Animation Workshop, Grades K-7
Lights… Camera… Action! Join staff from Steve & Kate’s Camp at the library for an afternoon of stop motion animation. Children will create characters, design sets, and film stop-motion masterpieces on custom-built, tabletop iPad stations. All materials are provided— just bring your imagination! Advanced registration is required. Call 708.366.5205 x312 or email childrens@riverforestlibrary.org to reserve a 30 minute session.

 Wednesday, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 3:30-5 PM- Drop-in Middle School Crafts
Kids and teens in grades 5-8, are invited to drop in to make a cool craft.  Space is limited and spots are available on a first come, first served basis.

Monday, 5/19, 3:45-4:45 PM- Middle School Booktalkers
Middle School students are invited to come to the RFPL to talk about what they’re reading and find out about new books.  Snacks will be served.

Friday, 5/23, 11:30-2:30 PM, ½ Day Lunch and a Movie, Grades 5-8
Looking for something fun to do on your early dismissal day?  Kids and teens in grades 5-8 are invited to the library for a fun afternoon.  We’ll have a pizza lunch followed by a popular teen movie.   Sign-up is required for lunch.  To register, call the library or email teens@riverforestlibrary.org