The Wilmette Public Library offers programs for kids in grades 5–8. The Kids’ Library Council meets regularly to do art, technology, and book-related activities and also to plan events and spaces for the Library. We also offer technology programs and occasional special interest activities.
Got an idea for a program for grades 5–8? Contact us!
At the Kids Library Council meeting on November 10, 2014, tweens used iPads to create their own e-books. Check them out here!
Upcoming Tween Events
When: Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Brighten up the dark winter season! Use iPads to capture amazing designs made with lights in the dark. Grades 5-8. Sign-up starts 1/17 for Wilmette & Kenilworth residents, and 1/24 for nonresidents.
When: Monday, February 09, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Youth Program Room
Make and celebrate chocolate treats, plus help plan library spaces and programs for kids in grades 5-8. Dress for mess! Snacks will be served. Grades 5-8. Sign-up starts 1/26 for Wilmette & Kenilworth residents, and 2/2 for nonresidents.