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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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Following up with a 2015 Dollar General grant winner

This is a Q&A type discussion with former Dollar General summer grant winner Bill Stea regarding his 2015 summer program for Waldorf West Library in Maryland. Feel free to discuss the grant and his project in the forum space.1. Please tell us a little bit about your library and your 2015 summer reading program Waldorf West Library is the largest and newest of the four branches in the Charles County Public Library system in Southern Maryland. Our library serves the citizens and community of…See More
Nov 9
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2017 Teens' Top Ten List

We've announced our 2017 Teens' Top Ten list! Did your favorites make the cut? Find out the winners in the announcement video, featuring the stars of the movie Everything, Everything! #yalsaTTThttps://youtu.be/9JRKSFZFvTkSee More
Oct 19
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Apply now for 2018 Summer Grants!

The applications for the 2018 Summer Learning Resources and Teen Summer Intern grants are now open! Twenty of each grant, worth $1,000 each are available and generously funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Apply by Jan. 1, 2018. Eligibility requirements apply. Apply here.See More
Sep 13
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."
Aug 17
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!"
Aug 17
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. :)"
Aug 17
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

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Following up with a 2015 Dollar General grant winner

Posted on November 9, 2017 at 3:16pm 0 Comments

This is a Q&A type discussion with former Dollar General summer grant winner Bill Stea regarding his 2015 summer program for Waldorf West Library in Maryland. Feel free to discuss the grant and his project in the forum space.


1. Please tell us a little bit about your library and your 2015 summer reading program

Waldorf West Library is the largest and newest of the four branches in the Charles County Public Library system in Southern Maryland.…

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2017 Teens' Top Ten List

Posted on October 19, 2017 at 11:30am 0 Comments

We've announced our 2017 Teens' Top Ten list! Did your favorites make the cut? Find out the winners in the announcement video, featuring the stars of the movie Everything, Everything! #yalsaTTT

https://youtu.be/9JRKSFZFvTk

Apply now for 2018 Summer Grants!

Posted on September 13, 2017 at 12:37pm 0 Comments

The applications for the 2018 Summer Learning Resources and Teen Summer Intern grants are now open! Twenty of each grant, worth $1,000 each are available and generously funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Apply by Jan. 1, 2018. Eligibility requirements apply. Apply …

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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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