Project Tween: Sketch a Turtle (August 2019) Gallery

August 21, 2019

Tweens met a live Blanding’s turtle and learned about this species as they sketched their subject.  Check out their sketches and how much the turtle liked hanging at the library!   For more details, dates and times for upcoming Project Tween programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

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Teen Candy Terrariums (July 2019) Gallery

July 19, 2019

The Huntley Library partnered with Morkes Chocolates to offer candy-making classes to teens this summer (based on the summer reading theme “Dig Into Summer”). Teens created candy terrariums filled with candy mud, dirt, rocks, worms, plants, and imaginative creatures that they sculpted themselves and dipped in chocolate! Creative and delicious. Check out their creations below:

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Teen Tuesdays: Henna Art (June and July 2019) Gallery

July 17, 2019

Our popular henna event/artist is back!  Rebecca Huston from Heathen Ink Tattoo returned to decorate area teens with temporary, henna tattoos.  Participants also learned how to use the henna applicators to create their own designs.  Photos are from two sessions, one in June and one in July.

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Project Tween: Cave Paintings (July 2019) Gallery

July 17, 2019

Tweens recreated a cave painting using acrylic paint and oil pastels.  Enjoy the artistic photos! For more details, dates and times for upcoming Project Tween programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

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Project Tween: Craft Wars Garden Ornaments (June 2019) Gallery

July 8, 2019

Tweens created garden ornaments on their own or as part of a team.  We provided the materials and they did the designs.  Check out all the cool garden ornament photos! Project Tween is a monthly program geared for youth between 10-14 years old at the Huntley Area Public Library.   For more details, dates and times for Tween programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy…

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