Events Between 04-13-2024 and 05-13-2024

Happy Little Painting: Kids Edition (grades 1-5)

April 16, 2024 06:00PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (20 seats)

Library staff will lead elementary students through independent explorations of different techniques, media, and artistic styles to create their own masterpieces. 

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Tuesday, April 2. 

A minimum of 8 registrants is required for this to proceed as scheduled.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Teen Volunteer Session (grades 6-12)

April 18, 2024 03:30PM-04:30PM @ Youth Services Department (2 seats)

Teens (grades 6-12) can earn volunteer hours and help support the library by assisting Youth Department Staff with specific tasks such as using a die-cut machine to cut out shapes, cleaning toys, finding books, and more. 

This session runs Thursday, April 11 and 18, 5:45-6:45pm. Please let library staff know if you need your hours tracked.

Registration is required for this volunteer session and begins at 9am on Thursday, March 28. Please register each teen individually. 

Please stay home if you are sick.

Middle School Madness: Among Us (grades 6-8)

April 19, 2024 03:30PM-06:00PM @ Colbert Room - Howell Carnegie Library, Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (20 seats)

Love to have fun? Love to spend time with your friends? This is your place! Enjoy an exciting in-person game of "Among Us" after enjoying other fun games & activities. Lots of snacks and time to hang with your friends. Limited space.

Registration is required and begins Friday, April 5 at 9:00am.

A minimum of 10 registered participants is necessary for this event to proceed as scheduled.

Please note:

  • This after-hours event is only for middle school-aged students (grades 6-8).
  • Please pick up your middle schooler at the back door promptly at 6:00pm. 

 

Teen Volunteer Session (grades 6-12)

April 22, 2024 05:45PM-06:45PM @ Youth Services Department (2 seats)

Teens (grades 6-12) can earn volunteer hours and help support the library by assisting Youth Department Staff with specific tasks such as using a die-cut machine to cut out shapes, cleaning toys, finding books, and more. 

This session runs Monday, April 22 and 29, 5:45-6:45pm. Please let library staff know if you need your hours tracked.

Registration is required for this volunteer session and begins at 9am on Monday, April 8. Please register each teen individually. 

Please stay home if you are sick.

Teen Volunteer Session (grades 6-12)

April 23, 2024 05:45PM-06:45PM @ Youth Services Department (2 seats)

Teens (grades 6-12) can earn volunteer hours and help support the library by assisting Youth Department Staff with specific tasks such as using a die-cut machine to cut out shapes, cleaning toys, finding books, and more. 

This session runs Tuesday, April 23 and 30, 5:45-6:45pm. Please let library staff know if you need your hours tracked.

Registration is required for this volunteer session and begins at 9am on Tuesday, April 9. Please register each teen individually. 

Please stay home if you are sick.

Super Smash Bros. Tournament for Teens (grades 6-12)

April 25, 2024 05:15PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (16 seats)

Smash the competition in between enjoyng snacks and time with friends at our bracket-style Super Smash Bros. Tournament. For students in grades 6-12.

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Thursday, April 11.

A minimum of 8 registered participants is necessary for this event to proceed as scheduled.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Teen Volunteer Session (grades 6-12)

April 29, 2024 05:45PM-06:45PM @ Youth Services Department (2 seats)

Teens (grades 6-12) can earn volunteer hours and help support the library by assisting Youth Department Staff with specific tasks such as using a die-cut machine to cut out shapes, cleaning toys, finding books, and more. 

This session runs Monday, April 22 and 29, 5:45-6:45pm. Please let library staff know if you need your hours tracked.

Registration is required for this volunteer session and begins at 9am on Monday, April 8. Please register each teen individually. 

Please stay home if you are sick.

Teen Volunteer Session (grades 6-12)

April 30, 2024 05:45PM-06:45PM @ Youth Services Department (2 seats)

Teens (grades 6-12) can earn volunteer hours and help support the library by assisting Youth Department Staff with specific tasks such as using a die-cut machine to cut out shapes, cleaning toys, finding books, and more. 

This session runs Tuesday, April 23 and 30, 5:45-6:45pm. Please let library staff know if you need your hours tracked.

Registration is required for this volunteer session and begins at 9am on Tuesday, April 9. Please register each teen individually. 

Please stay home if you are sick.

ArtConnect: Pop-Up Makerspace

May 04, 2024 01:00PM-03:00PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

May the Fourth be with you! This month's ArtConnect will be a Star Wars-themed Pop-up Makerspace! Learn to make Star Wars bracelets and buttons or bring your own project to work on with a selection of our Library of Things equipment, including a button maker, Cricut machine, lightbox, bead spinner, and more. The library will have an assortment of fiber art and other crafting supplies on hand.

Adults attending are welcome to bring children and grandchildren (grades 4 and up) to participate.

ArtConnect is an opportunity to connect with local artisans and other community members to share the joy of art and try out new techniques and projects. Every other month, local artisans will guide you through a featured art project, or you can bring your own project to work on! Supplies will be provided for the featured project, as supplies last. For the months without a featured project, ArtConnect will serve as a Pop-Up Makerspace and provide the opportunity to use our space for your crafting desires and try out new equipment!

No registration required.
Please stay home if you are sick.

Teen Volunteer Session (grades 6-12)

May 06, 2024 03:30PM-04:30PM @ Youth Services Department (2 seats)

Teens (grades 6-12) can earn volunteer hours and help support the library by assisting Youth Department Staff with specific tasks such as using a die-cut machine to cut out shapes, cleaning toys, finding books, and more. 

This session runs Monday, May 6 and 13, 3:30-4:30pm. Please let library staff know if you need your hours tracked.

Registration is required for this volunteer session and begins at 9am on Monday, April 22. Please register each teen individually. 

Please stay home if you are sick.

STEAM Club: Electricity (grades 3-6)

May 06, 2024 06:00PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (14 seats)

Our STEAM Club explores Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math principles for upper elementary students. This month participants will explore electricity by creating a simple circuit and then an electromagnet. 

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Monday, April 22. 

Please stay home if you are sick.

Middle School Madness: Scavenger Hunt (grades 6-8)

May 10, 2024 03:30PM-06:00PM @ Colbert Room - Howell Carnegie Library, Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (20 seats)

Love to have fun? Love to spend time with your friends? This is your place! We will be having a mega scavenger hunt throughout the library after our closing hours. Work in teams to decode the riddles to find the next clue and be the fastest team to finish. The first teams will receive a prize and there will also be lots of snacks and time to hang with your friends. Limited space.

Registration is required and begins at 9:00am Friday, April 26.

A minimum of 8 registered participants is necessary for this event to proceed as scheduled.

Please note:

  • This after-hours event is only for middle school-aged students (grades 6-8).
  • Please pick up your middle schooler at the back door promptly at 6:00pm.