Teen February Vacation Events

Tuesday February 22 through Friday, February 25

The Athol Public Library has a lineup of exciting programs and activities for teens during February school vacation. Find more details, sign up for programs, and use free digital resources at athollibrary.org/teens.

Giant Coloring Page
Tuesday, February 22, Drop in between 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm

Drop by the Teen Space to hang out and help us complete our giant coloring page.

No registration required. Grades 6 - 12.


Bright Star Touring Theatre Presents: Black History Hall of Fame

Tuesday, February 22, 2:22 pm

In just 45 minutes, you will be introduced to over a dozen groundbreakers and hall-of-famers that have largely contributed to shaping our nation’s past, present, and future.

Registration required. All ages welcome.


Family Puzzle Competition
Wednesday, February 23, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

How fast can your family puzzle? Show off your skills at this exciting friendly puzzle competition! Teams will have up to two hours to complete a 300-piece puzzle. First family to finish wins a Redbox gift card and bragging rights!

Registration required. All ages welcome.


Tween Club
Wednesday, February 23, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The Children’s Room and the Teen Space are teaming up to offer an exclusive club specifically for kids ages 10-13! This club will be largely member-driven, with different activities each month tailored to what our tweens want. This month we’ll be making one page books by turning a single piece of paper into a tiny book.

No registration required. Ages 10 - 13.


Winter Bash
Thursday, February 24, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Hang out and chill with other teens while you enjoy party games, an indoor snowball fight, activities, and more. Everyone who attends will be entered into a drawing for a book bag filled with goodies including brand new books.

Sign up online to let us know you are coming. Grades 6 - 12.


Teen Games: Exploding Kittens
Friday, February 25, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join Emily in the Teen Space to play the popular card game Exploding Kittens. "Betray your friends. Try not to explode. Exploding Kittens is an award-winning card game from Matthew Inman (The Oatmeal) and Elan Lee (XBox). It’s hilarious, cutthroat, and infinitely replayable. It contains many fireballs and a handful of goats. "

Sign up online to let us know you are coming. Grades 6 - 12.


You’ll also find coloring pages, a guessing contest, board games, puzzles, take home kits, book displays, and more all month long in the Teen Space.