TAB meeting for registered Teen Advisory Board meeting is on Wednesday, August 19th from 5-6 PM & Thursday, September 10th from 4:30 to 5:30 PM in the Community Room.
TAB is a volunteer group that consists of teens who work together with the YA Librarian to improve library services for teens. Limited registration for TAB begins August 1st. If you are interested in volunteering with other teens to improve library services, please pick up an application in the Teen Room
2015 Summer Reading Program
This year's theme is "Unmask: Every Hero Has a Story". Registration starts on June 16. Reviewing begins on June 22 and continues through August 8th. When you sign up you'll be entered in a raffle for a Summer Reading Basket drawn at our kick-off "Karaoke Hero" program on July 7th at 7:00 PM. You'll also receive a prize when you review your first book. Review at least one book and you'll be invited to our Summer Reading Party on Tuesday, August 11th from 6:30 to 8:30 PM with Superhero entertainment, prizes and refreshments. Book Buddies & Summer Volunteers are also invited. Pick up your invitation starting August 1st in the Teen Room.
YA Summer Volunteers Wanted
For those interested in a Summer Volunteer Opportunity at the Library, we will be registering Book Buddies who are entering Grades 6-12 and Summer Reading Program Volunteers who are entering Grades 7-12 starting Tuesday, May 26th.
Summer Reading Program Volunteers are invited to assist in the Children's Summer Reading Program whose theme is "Every Hero Has a Story" from June 29 to August 8th.
Teen Community Service Programs
For YAs in Grades 6-12. You will receive Community Service Credit for helping children in the following programs. Registration is limited
Monday, August 3rd from 7:00 to 8:00 PM
Wednesday, August 12th from 4:30 to 5:30 PM
Teens will assist children, who already know how to play chess, in playing a game. This is a chance to improve your chess game and unerstand the importance of each piece
Registration continues in the Teen Room
Potato Chip Taste Test
Tuesday, August 18th from 5-6 PM
Join us for Potato Chip trivia and a blind taste test of chips in these categories: classic, flavored and healthy. Teens will arrange the potato chips, serve them and tabulate the results. The winners will be announced on our Facebook page and newsletter
Registration begins on August 4th.
The Road to College
For High School Students & Parents
With Barbara Becker, M.A., M.S.
College Essay Review
Thursday, August 20th from 6:30 to 8:30 PM
Schedule a 15 minute appointment with our expert to review your essay and college admissions. Barbara will offer her knowledge and suggestions.
Registration begins on August 4th at the Reference Desk or call Cathy Loechner at 248-7363 ext. 239
Comic Book Wall Clock
Tuesday, August 4th from 7-8:30 PM
Create a super cool clock by using comic book pages. Each clock includes a clock mechanism and clock hands. It really works! With Janine Bendicksen
Registration began on July 21st
Teen Tech Tutors Wanted
Topics include: using an email account, searching for websites by subject, saving documents, using a USB drive and navigating the SRPL website.
Sessions will be in the Conference Room
Thursdays, August 6, 13, & 20 from 4-5:45 PM
Saturdays, August 8 & 22 from 10 to Noon
Teen Tech Tutors must complete a short training session.
Registration began July 16th at the Reference Desk.
For YAS entering Grades 6-12
Join us for discussion and trivia on this book which deals with the "Unmask! Every Hero Has a Story" theme. Refreshments served.
I Kill The Mockingbird
by Paul Acampora
When best friends Lucy, Elena and Michael receive their summer reading list, they are excited to see To Kill a Mockingbird included. But not everyone in class shares the same enthusiasm. So they hatch a plot to get the entire town talking about the well-known Harper Lee Classic.
Wednesday, August 5th from 7-8 PM
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