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Tweens

Welcome 5th, 6th and 7th graders!

Our tween space, materials, and events are for you!
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Take a look at our recommended books!

Books, audiobooks, and graphic novels just for you!
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Meet your friends in the Tween Area!

Do homework or play on our Nintendo Switch.

Interested in spending more time with us?

Explore our book clubs, maker events, and games!
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Upcoming Events

July 16, 2024
7:00pm - 8:00pm

DIY Sugar Scrubs

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July 17, 2024
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Recycled CD Spinners

Tween
July 18, 2024
5:00pm - 5:45pm

Buildwave for ages 10-14.

Tween
July 18, 2024
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Engineering Club

Tween
July 20, 2024
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Crochet for Our Community!

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July 24, 2024
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Summer Watercolors

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July 25, 2024
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Engineering Club

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July 27, 2024
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Crochet for Our Community!

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July 31, 2024
6:00pm - 6:45pm

Escape the Room: Summer Olympics - Group 1

Tween
July 31, 2024
7:00pm - 7:45pm

Escape the Room: Summer Olympics - Group 2

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July 31, 2024
8:00pm - 8:45pm

Escape the Room: Summer Olympics - Group 3

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August 1, 2024
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Engineering Club

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August 3, 2024
2:30pm - 4:30pm

Mario Kart Tournament

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Welcome

Welcome 5th, 6th and 7th graders to the Tween Space!

Our staff is ready to assist you in finding just the right books, learning a new resource, attending one of our programs, or finding your way around the library.

Come hang out, play video games, do homework, read, create, and spend time with friends. We can’t wait to see you!

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Your 24/7 Library

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Borrow free movies, TV shows, audiobooks, ebooks, magazines, and music with your library card. Enjoy on your PC, tablet, or phone.
Limits: 10 loans per month, Newton Residents Only
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OverDrive/Libby

Download eBooks, audiobooks, and streaming video to your tablet, mobile phone, eReader, or computer.
Limits: 10 loans and 15 holds at a time
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Britannica Spanish Reference Center

Includes Britannica Escolar Online for ages 6-12.
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Science (Gale in Context)

Includes curriculum-related science topics, offering teachers an easy-to-use tool to identify content directly correlated to state and national standards.
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World History (Gale in Context)

Resources in World History, including articles, images, essays, primary sources, and multimedia.
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Mango Languages

Language instruction for dozens of languages, including ELL instruction.
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Britannica Online School Edition

Elementary, middle and high school level Britannica resources with read-aloud options at all levels and translation in over 50 languages.
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Middle School (Gale in Context)

For middle school students, over 300 topic pages on English language arts, social studies, and science.
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NoveList

Includes over 155,000 fiction titles for readers of all ages.
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