YA Programs

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For more information, contact the YA Librarian at 248-7363 ext. 263
 

TAB Meeting

TAB meeting for registered Teen Advisory Board meeting is on Wednesday, March 4th & Thursday, April 9th from 4:30 - 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. Registration for TAB is now filled. 

Book Cafe

For YAs in Grades 6-12

Join us for a Socrates Cafe approach as we answer universal questions on this book. "Socratizing" is the idea that we learn more when we question with others. We will also share book trivia and refreshments.

Cinder

by Marissa Meyer

Tuesday, March 24th from 4:30 to 5:30 PM

cinder marissa meyerWith no memory of her life before becoming a cybord, teenage Linh Cinder (who lives with her stepmother and two stepsisters) is forced to earn the family's living as a mechanic. Her life changes after an encounter with New Bejing's Prince Kai. Meyer ingeniously incorporates key elements of the fairy tale into this sci-fi Cinderella story.

Registration begins on March 3rd

 

The Road to College

for High School Students and their Parents

With Michael Binder, M.B.A, Your College Navigator

 

The New Rules of College Admission

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Monday, March 23rd from 7:00-8:30 PM

Find out what every college-bound needs to know about gaining admissions and scholarships in today's competitive college environment. Insider tips, college selection and visits will be covered. 

Registration begins on Thursday, March 5th

 

Teen Tech Tutors

Seeking Teen Tech Tutors To Teach Seniors Computer & Internet Basics

For YAs entering Grades 7-12

techTopics 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 Teen Room in April & May.

Teen Tech Tutors need to complete a training session on Monday, March 30th from 7-8 PM.

Registration begins March 16th at the Reference Desk. 

 

Community Service Programs

For Teens assisting Children or Tweens

Teens will receive a community service certificate when they participate in the following programs.

Saturday Storytime with Teen Readers

storytime2March 7 & 21 from 10:15 to 11 AM

Teens will meet in the Children's Room at 10 AM and assist the Children's Librarian by reading a picture book to preschool children. 

Limited Registration begins on February 21st. 

 

Book Buzz Bingo

Thursday, March 12th from 4:30 to 5:30 PM

bingoTeens in Grades 6-12 will play Bingo with Children in Grades 4-5. Using clues from popular Children's Books such as Harry Potter, Holes, Redwall, Hoot, Frindle, Shiloh and more you will gues the title. Books will be on display. Prizes and refreshments.

Registration begins on February 26th. 

 

Letters to Soldiers

Monday, March 16th from 4:14 to 5:15 PM

15924522 BG1Teens in Grades 5-12 will write a letter thanking someone for serving in the Armed Forces, Veteran or Wounded Warrior. Writing a letter is a quick and meaningful way to show suport for our Military. We will supply writing materials and mail your letters to "Operation Gratitude."

Registration begins on March 2nd. 

 

Teen and Tween Video and Board Game Program

wiiFriday, March 27th from 4:30 to 5:30 PM

Teens in Grades 7-12 will assist Grades 5 to 6 playing popular Wii video games and board games and enjoy refreshments.

Registration begins on March 12th

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Library Hours

Monday: 9am - 9pm
Tuesday: 9am - 9pm
Wednesday: 11am - 9pm
Thursday: 9am - 9pm
Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 1pm - 5pm