Teen Events

Acrylic Painting for Adults

Flex your creative muscle in this fun and instructive class on acrylic painting. All supplies are included except the canvas.

Poinciana Library
Saturday, December 7th
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Word by Word: How to Publish a Book

Publishing a book is no easy task, but with enough dedication, education, and creativity, you can be a published author. Author Sarah Nicolas will discuss the process of both self and traditional publishing, including how to acquire a literary agent. ??Sarah Nicolas is a recovering mechanical engineer, library event planner, and author who lives in Orlando with a 60-lb mutt who thinks he's a chihuahua. Sarah writes YA novels as Sarah Nicolas and romance under the name Aria Kane. They have published both traditionally and independently, and have also worked in the publishing industry as an editorial intern, editorial assistant, publicist, publicity director, cover artist, and art director. Sarah is the current Managing Director for Pitch Wars. They are a contributor for Book Riot and are represented by Rebecca Podos of Rees Literary Agency.

December 7: Group meets at the Hart Memorial Library, 211 E. Dakin Avenue, Kissimmee FL 34741

December 21: Group meets at The Center Kissimmee, 21 W. Monument Avenue, Kissimmee FL 34741

Hart Memorial Library
Saturday, December 7th
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Book Wyrms: Dungeons & Dragons

Roll up some fun with Dungeons & Dragons Gaming!  Have fun using your imagination and problem-solving skills while meeting and socializing with others who enjoy role-playing games.  All playing materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own dice and/or D&D 5th Edition Character Sheet. 

St. Cloud Library
Saturday, December 7th
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Study Stars

Get homework help from trained Teen Ambassadors in math, reading, science, and other school subjects. For this unique Library Study Buddy program, participants must be in Kindergarten-8th grade. Study help offered will depend on Teen Ambassador availability.     ?

Buenaventura Lakes Library
Tuesday, December 10th
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Wizard Book Club

Kids of all ages are invited to read the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling and report back to do experiments, activities, and crafts that bring the books to life. 

 

All activities are meant to enhance the reading of the Harry Potter series while also teaching different concepts and skills. Those who choose not to read the books are still invited to partake in the activities.

For December 10, discussion and activities will relate to Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

Hart Memorial Library
Tuesday, December 10th
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Homeschool Libratory

Homeschoolers we have STEAM for you! Kindergarten through high school and their parents participate in a fun and educational weekly program that features a STEAM activity.

St. Cloud Library
Wednesday, December 11th
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Homeschool Chess Club

Face off against new friends in the ultimate battle of wits. 

Hart Memorial Library
Wednesday, December 11th
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Teen Unwind: Florida Gingerbread

Give these delicious gingerbread people a Florida vacation this year - frost on bathing suits and let them swim in cups of hot cocoa.

St. Cloud Library
Wednesday, December 11th
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM