New Tween Club and teen happenings at Canton Branch Library

By Haywood County Library | Jan 21, 2014

By: Katy Punch, Youth Services librarian

The Canton Branch Library is starting a Tween Club. The club is open to children in fourth through seventh grades, and will meet once a month. Each meeting will feature book talks and a special craft or activity. The Tween Club will be meeting again at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 13, and will be creating marble art. The library also hopes to start a Tween Book Club as part of the monthly meetings.

In addition, there are several upcoming events for teens at the Canton Branch Library. There will be a teen movie screening at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30.  Call the Canton Library for movie title and more information. The Teen Advisory Group (TAG) will meet at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 6. This meeting's discussion will be about the book "City of Bones" by Cassandra Clare. There will also be a Valentine’s Workshop for teens at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12. Teens will be able to give back to their community by making valentines to be be distributed to local nursing homes. For more information about the youth programming that is available at the Canton Branch Library, contact Youth Services librarian Katy Punch at or 648-2924.