Tween and Teen Activities

The Westbank Libraries will be closed Wednesday, November 23rd through Friday, November 25th for Thanksgiving. 

Have a Happy Thanksgiving!


Thinking of getting a new e-Reader this holiday season? We’ll compare the features of the most popular e-Readers, and provide a hands-on demo to see which one you like the best.



Make a leaf and pumpkin stamp from a potato and create a fall table runner or dishtowel. All materials will be provided.

Today at Laura’s, we’ll be reading The Thank You Book, by Mo Willems, and then creating our own Thank You Book for someone special in our lives. Who are you thankful for, and why? This will be the perfect gift to show them what they mean to you.


Join us for a special animal show presented by Wild Things Zoofari.  See real-life exotic animals up close and learn about them as well as their environment.

Join us on the second Saturdays of the month at 3 p.m. at Laura's Library for an introduction to the Japanese language through stories, traditional games, crafts, folktales, cultural activities, and more. Let's Go Nihongo!





Coding for Kids

Want to learn how to code? This kid-friendly class covers the basics of computer programming in a fun, game-like environment. Coders will learn new programming concepts while battling monsters and avoiding traps in CodeCombat.  It’s recommended that children under 10 have a parent attend.

What kind of ghost stories do you like best? The kind that makes you jump? The kind that makes you giggle? Whether you like spooky spirits or funny phantoms, come to Laura’s to hear some Halloween tales and write one of your own. It’s sure to be a brilliant BOOnanza!

Join us for a presentation of Mad Science!