Teen Summer Volunteer Squads

At February’s Tinker meeting, many of you journeyed out to the Hub, our teen space at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library. After creating some awesome cardboard creations, we continued our discussion of multigenerational programming with a quick talk from myself and Trixie Dantis (Teen Services Supervisor) about our Summer Volunteer Squads for teens. Summer Volunteer… Read More Teen Summer Volunteer Squads

Cardboard Building Challenges

Our February 14, 2017, meeting combined cardboard building challenges with a discussion about multi-generational programming. First, the cardboard challenges! Cardboard challenges can be completely open-ended or structured. Ways to structure a cardboard challenge include using materials besides cardboard, limiting the amount of time allowed to build, and specifying the height, weight, or end goal of… Read More Cardboard Building Challenges