In the Middle

  • Tell your own story or create your own game of life!

About In the Middle – This is a program for kids in grade 6 and up that will be offered throughout the school year. Each month there will be themed programs of games, art, writing and creative projects. The creative projects range from cookie frosting to video making. Monthly themes include: superheroes, Frankenstein, music, film making, politics, writing, science, and fandoms.

Facilitator – Annika Sundberg.

Times – 3:00 pm to 4::00 pm on the first Wednesday of the month. 3-4:30 pm for the rest of the Wednesdays.

Please register online for each session.

November’s theme is – National Novel Writing Month

Make the pledge to write a novel this month with other teens in the area online. Register for the Hershey Public Library classroom at – classroom code CYRVIWQL

Week one. Wednesday, November 7: Games: Play various writing games such as story blocks to get into the groove of writing an entire novel this month!

Week two. Wednesday, November 14: Art: This month tell your own story or create your own game of life! Stop by to create and illustrate your own finger labyrinth story or game using a variety of crafty supplies. As usual, we will open the creative box and see what stories and games you create.

Week three. Wednesday, November 21: Writing: National Novel Writing hangout – meet other novel-writers working on getting novels this month.

Week four. Wednesday, November 28: Creativity: Book trailers. You’ve written a book, now make a book trailer for it. Even if you haven’t, choose a book you love and make a trailer for it!