Tween & Teen Events & Programs


Kids Biking Group with Teen Leader Ryan Burns
Thursdays (starting September 7)
5 - 6 PM
Open to riders in grades 6 - 10
Contact Nicole at for more information.

Trails will start on easy fire and maintenance roads with some intermediate flow trails, when everyone is ready. Future rides will progress to more challenging trails.

Meets at the Gardiner Library heading to the Riverbend Trails at the transfer station/dump.


Zombie Escape Room: Prepare for the Apocalypse
Time slots available are: 5:30, 6, 6:30 and 7:00 PM
Registration is required at least 3 days prior to the event.
Contact Carolyn at to register and/or for more information.
Families, tweens and teens welcome to make up a team of up to 4 people.

Prepare for the Apocalypse if you Dare! Challenges accepted by attending the Zombie Escape Room.
Teams will solve puzzles to escape the toxic lab and live another day!
Do you have the brain power to outwit the undead and win a prize?


D & D, Strategy and Historical Game Night
Tuesdays (on hold for now, new dates TBA)
5:30 - 7:30 PM
For ages 12-18 (under 11 needs to be accompanied by an adult)
All skill levels welcome. Snacks provided.
Meets inside and outside, weather permitting

Space available for established groups with their own dungeon master or come as a newbie looking to learn this role playing game and create a D & D world. Learn to play with start-up games available at the library. Easy to learn prompts and character development materials available.

Historical and strategy based games available include: Risk Europe, Avalon Hill's Axis and Allies, Renegade's Raiders of the Lost Sea and other strategy board games.


Chess Club
Meets first and third Wednesdays
6:30 - 8 PM
Open to all ages and all levels.

Come one, come all! Don't be intimidated we are here to teach and have fun together.


Geocache at the Gardiner Library

Gardiner library has a geocache! A geocache is a container hidden for players to find, and log. Almost like a treasure hunt! To start playing the game go to the geocaching website