June 13, 2021

Seekonk Public Library Offers Teen Summer Challenge


Seekonk, MA –

Students entering grades 6-12 can participate in the Teen Summer Challenge which runs from June 20 to August 14, 2021. During the Challenge teens can earn raffle tickets for reading, writing reviews, completing online activities and attending fun programs. Tickets can be entered into 6 raffles, each on a unique theme.
Registration opens on June 1 at www.seekonkpl.beanstack.org.  The first 50 teens to register will receive a small gift. Please email teens@seekonkpl.org  with any questions.

Teen Summer Program Schedule:
(Earn 3 raffle tickets per activity and an additional 8 for attending all.)

*Scavenger Hunt
Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 3 PM
Sign up in advance to receive the list of items to find around your house. An hour later join us in the Meadows for snacks and chance to see what everybody found.

*Make a Patriotic Wreath
Pick-up starts Monday, June 28, 2021
Register for this take-and-make craft and pick up the instructions and materials to make a fun red, white and blue wreath for the 4th of July.

*DIY Slime
Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 3:00 PM
Making Slime is always a good time! We will be making glowing slime and ultimate glitter slime for you to take home.

*Kindness Rocks
Pick-up starts Monday, July 12, 2021
Pick up a supply kit and paint some inspirational rocks for the Library’s rock garden. Your kit will contain a few rocks and a selection of paint pens for you to use.

*Hemp Bracelets
Thursday, July 22 at 3:00 PM
Learn how to make trendy bracelets with hemp, beads and buttons. Register in advance to receive your supply kit.

*Board Games
Thursday, July 29 at 3:00 PM
Come in out of the heat, have a snack and play some classic games, like Apples to Apples, Scattergories and UNO.

*DIY Photo Book
Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 3:00 PM
We’ll be using paper and envelopes to make a clever little scrapbook for your precious memories.

*Messy Science in the Meadows
Thursday, August 12, 2021 at 3:00 PM
Try your hand at some science activities you don’t want to do inside!

*RSVP online to reserve a space in this program.

For information, visit www.seekonkpl.org/teens,  email teens@seekonkpl.org,  or call the library at 508-336-8230 x56141.


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