Tweens & Teens Programs

Insta Read by the Slice  ReadyRead by the Slice!

The K.O. Lee Aberdeen Public Library and Danger Von Dempsey’s are giving away free pizzas to area children, 5 – 18 years old, through the Read by the Slice reading program. Beginning January 1, 2023, participants can register for the Read by the Slice program by using the READSquared library app. For every 800 minutes read, children will receive a free 8”pizza. Participants can pick up their coupon at the Public Library and redeem for an 8” pizza at Dempsey’s, 1023 S. Main St, Aberdeen, SD. Children do not have to have a library card or go to school in the Aberdeen school district to participate.  All books qualify.  




Insta Teen Advisory Board Ready

Teen Advisory Board (Grades 6-12)

Make your voice heard! Enjoy a slice of pizza while discussing ways to make the Library better.


When: February 1st, March 1st, and April 5th.

Time: 6:00PM- 7:00PM

Registration: No registration required








Insta Teen (Grades 6-12) Book Club Ready

Teen (Grades 6-12) Book Club

Teen Book Club! Book options will be dystopian and fantasy themed. The first book will be chosen by the Teen Services Technician at the Library, and the other books will be voted on during registration, and at meetings. When your registration is confirmed, you will receive an email telling you to come pick up the book. It will be a library book that is checked out by the teen services librarian so a library card will not be necessary. This Library book must be returned after the book club session. 


When: February 15th March 15th, and April 19th 

Time: 5:00PM-6:00PM

Registration: December 27th through February 14th at https://aberdeen.sd.us/Activities/Activity/Detail/Teen-Grades-612-Book-Club-33


Insta Teen Cuisine Cake Pops Ready

Teen Cuisine: Cake Pops

Learn how to make cake pops! Once you make your own cake pops at the library, the delicious recipe is yours to use as you wish. Have a party coming up, or do you simply want to wow your friends with your baking skills? This cake pop recipe is perfect for any occasion!

When: March 31st 

Time: 5:00PM-6:00PM

Registration: December 27th through March 20th at https://aberdeen.sd.us/Activities/Activity/Detail/Teen-Cuisine-Cake-Pops-Grades-612-36




SUMMER READING INFORMATION COMING SOON!!!