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Creative Writing: Teen Magazine

Either bring in already started stories, poems, comic strips, drawings, jokes, and news articles, or start something new at the library. You are welcome to bring your Chromebooks, or use the library’s computers. Submissions will be added to a layout ...

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Evening Story Time with Miss Jen

Drop in to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. No registration is required to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Creative Writing: Tea for Tweens

Either bring in already started stories, poems, comic strips, drawings, jokes, and news articles, or start something new at the library. You are welcome to bring your Chromebooks, or use the library’s computers. Submissions will be added to a layout ...

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Autumn Mural Painting

Do you love the fall season?  Do you enjoy art?  Join Jo Plenger-Schulz and help create an autumn-themed temporary mural that will be displayed at the library! Over the course of two 1.5-hour sessions, you will get to help design and ...

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Autumn Mural Painting

Do you love the fall season?  Do you enjoy art?  Join Jo Plenger-Schulz and help create an autumn-themed temporary mural that will be displayed at the library! Over the course of two 1.5-hour sessions, you will get to help design and ...

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Ukulele Strum and Sing

Turn up with your ukulele and Liz & Jim Beloff’s The Daily Ukulele, 365 song book, and be ready play with other wonderful people. We plan for a fun strum along to liven up your month.  Don’t have a uke? ...

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Anime-Manga Club

Teens and tweens are invited to join the Anime-Manga Club for veteran otaku or newbie weaboos! Watch and discuss anime and participate in a few fun activities. Most anime is appropriate for teenagers age 13 and above. No registration is required ...

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Paint Your Favorite Book

Join us for a night of painting! You will need to bring a copy, or grab one from upstairs if we have it, and then come downstairs to paint something that reminds you of the book! Whether that be a ...

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Happy Bear Craft

Your paper plate will become a smiling bear after adding bits of paper! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Teen Advisory Group: Middle School

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) is about local teens talking to librarians, discussing and deciding which materials, books, programs, and services they need. It’s about making your voices heard and your choices matter! TAG members are the first to learn about ...

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