Teens & Tweens: Level Up with the Library this February
Teens and tweens can level up this February at the library with fun-filled programs.
Party. Train. Munch. Game. February is all about teens and tweens with special programs throughout the month at our Newport, Cold Spring and Carrico/Fort Thomas Branches. All programs kick off at 5 pm and are for ages 8-19.
No matter your interests or vibe, you’re sure to find something to love at Level Up.
Read on to learn more about the series.
Party K-Pop Style
Date: 5 pm Friday, Feb. 3
Location: Newport Branch
Sing your heart out at Newport’s K-Pop Party, where you can share your love of Korean Pop music, exchange bias cards (fan-made photo cards of K-Idols) and even help make the perfect playlist. Enjoy snacks and stick around for the chance to score prizes: posters of bands Enhypen and TWICE; a Blackpink tote bag; and BTS stickers.
Train at Camp Half-Blood
Date: 5 pm Friday, Feb. 10
Location: Cold Spring Branch
Fans of Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series, this is your chance to train like a Greek demigod. Mark your calendars for Cold Spring’s Camp Half-Blood Training Day, which features themed crafts, sword fighting lessons and trivia.
Hang out for the chance to win Percy Jackson-approved prizes, including a book box set, drawstring backpack, stickers and more.
Munch Edible Terrariums
Date: 5 pm Friday, Feb. 17
Location: Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Arrive with an appetite for Carrico/Fort Thomas’ Edible Terrariums, where you can create a life-like terrarium from sweets and snacks.
Plus, attendees can win prizes like a Fort Thomas Coffee gift card, Mario castle and fidget toys.
Game After Hours
Date: 5-9 pm Saturday, Feb. 25
Location: Newport Branch
Level Up’s series finale has landed. Head to Newport’s After Hours Gaming Lock-in for an evening of endless competition with prizes on the line. Go head-to-head with other teens and tweens as you represent your branch. Play video and board games, watch anime and eat snacks.
Attend any Level Up program and receive an entry to win one of three themed prize packs: book lovers, gaming and art. The winners will be drawn at the After Hours Gaming Lock-in finale. (You don’t have to attend the finale to claim the prize.)
Book Lovers Pack: BookTok journal, colored pens, book sleeves, a reading light, annotation set and bookworm bookmark
Gaming Pack: A variety of games and accessories, including fun dice sets, P is for Pizza, Hues & Cues, Sushi Go and Kanoodle
Art Pack: POSCA pens, art kit and a drawing tablet