Teens & Tweens!

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What's Going on at cfpl for Teens & Tweens

Teen Poetry

Submit poetry that you have written! The poems will be reviewed by the Young Adult Librarian and posted to our Teen Poetry page.

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Teen Advisory Board

Make your voice heard in the library and the community by helping to plan, organize, and publicize teen library programs and events. Your membership and input will help us offer programs and materials of interest to you and your friends!

TAB members must be ages 12-18 years old AND in 7-12 grade.  Snacks will be provided at all meetings!

 

TAB INTEREST FORM

Featured Events

Teen Snack Food Madness

February 28, 2024 @ 5:00 pm

February is National Snack Food Month!  Close out the month with us by trying some snacks foods, ranking your favorites, and even making a guess on which ones will be the favorites overall - the closest guess goes home with a snack food basket prize!  Program held in Teen Room.

Registration required.

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Teens & TWeens
Programs & Events

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Drop-In Seed Starting

CoLab.Thinking ahead to spring already?  Get a jump start on spring planting or just bring some green into your home by joining us for a seed starting event!  In this […]

Teen Dungeon Master Training

Conference Room.Ever wanted to play Dungeons and Dragons but you couldn't find a Dungeon Master?  Come learn how to be your own DM and make friends to play in their campaigns!  Previous […]

Teen Intro to Dungeons and Dragons

Conference Room.Have you felt the calling to slay dragons, barter with merchants, and pick up the lute?  Then Dungeons and Dragons might be the game for you!  Come learn the […]

Tween Time

Youth Department (Storytime Corner).  This is a social program just for tweens, (for ages 9-12) that entertains, enriches, and empowers. Tweens are invited to drop-in and check it out on the […]

Teen Pumped-Up Ramen

CoLab.Ramen bland and boring?  Come learn some fun ways to beef it up into a great meal!  We'll be making ramen and providing lots of fun add-ins and toppings to […]

Slushies and Super Smash Bros

Teen Room.Join us over spring break for some slushies and Super Smash Bros!  This is a drop-in style program, so come when you can and slushies are while supplies last.  […]

Teen Crafternoon

CoLab.Get your creative on!  Each month we'll be making a unique craft perfect for gifting to a friend or sibling or to just keep for yourself!  No registration required, but supplies […]

Teen Anime Club

Teen Room.  Open to all teens ages 12-18 who are in grades 7-12! New to anime? Are you a seasoned pro? Join us in watching some anime while indulging in […]

Chess Club

Meeting Room.Checkmate boredom and join the Cedar Fall Public Library for Chess Club! Open to all ages, but a firm grasp of chess is expected from all players as there […]

Tween Time

This is a social program just for tweens, (for ages 9-12) that entertains, enriches, and empowers. Tweens are invited to drop-in and check it out on the 2nd and 3rd Wednesday […]

Teen Night

Astro E-Sports Lounge - Program is NOT at the library.Join us after hours for an evening of fun!  This month's program will be a night of gaming at the Astro […]

Drop-in Miniature Painting

CoLab.Ever wanted to bring life and color to the character you play in a tabletop game?  Join us in painting a miniature to represent you!Attendees are welcome to bring in […]

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Teen & Tween Spaces

Teen Room

The Cedar Falls Public Library Teen Room is a space of comfort, empowerment, and entertainment for teens aged 12-18.  The area includes a comfy booth to hang out in, a roaming board game table, video game consoles, YA graphic novels, computers, the new YA materials, and more!  Anyone is welcome to come in and look for a book or other library material, but this space as an area to hang out in is for teens only.

Tween Zone

Nestled in a corner between Youth Biographies and Youth Nonfiction lies the Tween Zone or Corner. There are comfy chairs, a round table for collaborative projects or playing games, and a storage bench, which contains fidgets, puzzles, games, cards, and coloring pages. This area is reserved for tweens (ages 9-12) between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.

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