Author: Abbey

Pamper Yourself!

Wednesday, November 28 at 4:00. (Runs between 60-90 minutes) Whip up and apply an indulgent chocolate face mask and make and take home lavender peppermint bath salts with Velya Jancz – Urban and Eheris Urban of the Grounded Goodwife. For grades 6-12. Space is limited, registration required.

Improv with innerAct

Monday, November 19 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Have you ever had an interest in becoming a comedian? Much like the popular television show ‘Whose Line is it Anyway?’ students will learn how to think on their feet and nail their comedic timing. The teaching artist will help students find their improv creativity by developing non-scripted scenes...

Fantastic Beasts Celebration

Tuesday, November 13 from 4:00 – 5:15 p.m. Get excited for the new Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie with a party! We’ll celebrate all things in the extended Harry Potter universe with crafts, games, and trivia. Grades 6-12. Registration encouraged.

Animation Lab

Tuesday, September 11 from 4:00- 5:00 p.m. Learn stop motion animation basics in the chbMAKER’S Corner. We will be using the Hue Animation Studio cameras and the myCreate app. For grades 6-12. Please register.

Third Thursday Game Group

Next meets on Thursday, November 15, 6:00-8:00 pm, in the CHB Makers Corner Calling all adults and older teens who enjoy playing tabletop board games, such as Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, and more! We’ll choose a different game each month and provide links ahead of time so players can get to know the...

Create Gift Tags, Greeting Cards, Invites and More with our Cricut

Let us introduce you to our die cutter, the Cricut, and get you started on making your own graduation gift tags, barbecue invites, thank you cards and more. For 7th graders to adult and 6th graders accompanied by an adult willing to learn too. Classes limited to two participants. Please email us at chbprograms@chboothlibrary.org if...

Take Home Games from the Library

Are you looking for something to do on a snowy afternoon? Want to test a talked about game before purchasing? Come browse the library’s game collection, we’ve got tabletop games for all ages and interests. Some take 5 minutes to learn, others might keep you busy for the weekend.  Check here for a complete list.

Teen Writing Group

A peer led teen writing group meets every Wednesday in the Antiques Room on the third floor from 4:30-6:30 pm. All are welcome.

Children of Exile

Children of Exile, by Margret Peterson Haddix, is a story about children being exiled (get it) from a safe, comfortable town and being moved to a dangerous, cruel town. The book follows Rosi (the main character), her little brother Bobo, and Rosi’s friend Edwy. Rosi,-as a character- is very forgettable, everything she does in this...

The Goldfish Boy

“TThe Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson, is a story about a boy with obsessive compulsive disorder who witnesses the disappearance of a toddler. Matthew, the main character, doesn’t have the sitcom’s version of OCD that is for comic relief or anything, he actually has a very realistic form of the disorder that gets quite disturbing...