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[Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space

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[Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space

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[Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space

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[Grantees] 2016 Teen Intern Grantee Space

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Rachel Robinson replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"We are always planning ahead!  Yes, I'll be working on that next week also."
yesterday
Odessa Meyer replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"I feel ours went off without a hitch! I feel your exhaustion, always after SRP are finished. But, I am already thinking of next year!"
yesterday
Rachel Robinson replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"How did everyone's summer programs do?  Have you submitted all the things?  I have, my programs went well this year.  And I am exhausted. :)"
yesterday
Denise Bearre replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"This is three of four branches of the Alcona County Library in the Northeastern Lower Peninsula of Michigan. We serve about 10,000 people and our main branch is in Harrisville, MI. Along the sunny shores of Lake Huron. Our branches are in Hubbard…"
Aug 8
Holly Summers-Gil replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hi there.  My name is Holly and I am the Teen Services Coordinator at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, and we are very happy to be participating in this program again this year.  Our teen volunteer initiative has been very popular over the…"
Aug 8
Stacy Pasche replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"I cannot believe it is already August! We're in summer "survival" mode here, trying to keep up with the increased traffic in the library. Our interns have certainly helped to keep us afloat. I wanted to share an article from our local…"
Aug 7
shauna tiller replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"I also had some kids that I did not think were working hard enough.  One of them did much better when I spoke to him right before a task and explained what was needed and gave extra tips on how to succeed.  Sometimes he would get confused…"
Aug 4
Diane Pamel replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Diane Pamel- Southworth Library in Dryden, New York- in the Finger Lakes area. Our library serves a rural community and there is not a lot to do directly in our village.  Ithaca and Cornell University are not far away, but our teens don't…"
Aug 3
Diane Pamel replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hi!  I am Diane Pamel from Southworth Library in a rural(ish) community in upstate New York.  I split the funds to provide for two interns.  Both are just 14 years old.  They both interviewed well when we went through the process…"
Aug 3
Sonya Harsha replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hi!  I'm Sonya Harsha from Algona Public Library in Algona, IA.  We are in the middle of a very busy summer reading program.  We have close to 600 young people ages birth to 18 participating this summer.  We love having a…"
Jul 11
Shannon O'Connor replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hello! I'm Shannon O'Connor from the Edith B Ford Memorial Library in Ovid, NY. We have selected our intern, and are happy with our decision! "
Jun 30
YALSA replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hi Grantees, In case anyone was wanting to access the intern certificates and having trouble, It's attached here. Sorry about the issues!"
Jun 27
Elizabeth Lynch replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Our interns made the local paper! We hope to follow up with another story at the end of the summer. "
Jun 20
shauna tiller replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"I like the idea of tracking teen cards but then what about the parents that check books out one their cards for teens.  I'm thinking maybe a combination of both books and cards?  Sounds like hands on work, more than just printing a…"
Jun 16
shauna tiller replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"They asked questions that the teens would hear in almost any interview.  "What do you know about our organization?"  What qualifications do you have for this job?"  What is your greatest strength?"  We also…"
Jun 16
shauna tiller replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hello, I'm Stacy Tiller form Spencer County Public Library, KY.  This is our first year using interns.  Things are starting to settle down, everyone is registered, prizes are bought and performers are hired.  Now to catch up with…"
Jun 16

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2017 Teens' Top Ten Voting!

Posted on August 16, 2017 at 10:32am 0 Comments

2017 Teens’ Top Ten voting is finally open! Now through Oct 14th, teens (and only teens, sorry librarians!) are able to vote for their favorite titles amongst the 26 nominees. The voting site is hosted again this year by DOGObooks. Encourage your teens to read and …

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2017 Teens' Top Ten Nominees

Posted on April 13, 2017 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

The 2017 Teens' Top Ten Nominations were announced today! Check out this video of the announcements featuring the stars of the upcoming film, Everything, Everything!

Encourage teens to read the titles over the summer and vote for their favorites in August!

2016 Teens' Top Ten Titles Announced!

Posted on October 17, 2016 at 3:22pm 0 Comments

A list featuring the winning titles can be found on the Teens’ Top Ten page.

Now through December 31, 2016, teens aged 12-18 can nominate their favorite titles to be considered as a 2017 Teens’ Top Ten nominee via the …

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Apply Now for the 2017 Summer Learning Grants!

Posted on September 29, 2016 at 12:27pm 0 Comments

The applications for the 2017 Summer Learning Resources and Teen Summer Intern grants are open. Twenty of each grant, worth $1,000 each are available and generously funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Apply by Jan. 1, 2017. Eligibility requirements apply. Apply here.

 
 
 

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