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Between Storytime and the Prom: Tween Programming Fills the Gap

November 4, 2013
Short Title
Between Storytime and the Prom: Tween Programming Fills the Gap

Gain understanding of key qualities and features of high-quality ‘tween programs, and information on programs that have been successful.


Would you like to establish or enhance tween programming at your library? In this webinar, we’ll discuss key elements of successful tween events and how to promote your programs and manage registration, group size, and materials. We’ll look at tried and true tween events in detail, including planning checklists, handouts, and specific activity outlines. You’ll finish this webinar ready to put some of our ideas into practice for tweens in your community as well as develop new tween programming ideas on your own!

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1 hour

Amanda Moss Struckmeyer, head of youth services, Middleton Public Library (Middleton, WI)

Amanda Moss Struckmeyer is the Head of Youth Services at the Middleton Public Library in Middleton, Wisconsin, where she has developed an ever-evolving buffet of programs for tweens.  A member of the 2009 Newbery Committee and a former school librarian and teacher, Amanda enjoys knitting, playing the banjo, and (of course!) reading.

Individual $25; Group $195
Library Type
School (K-12)
Children / Family
Young Adult
Job Functions
Resources and Program Starters
Professional Development/Training