Teen Library Volunteers unite! Teen Advisory Group (TAG) starts back up on September 9th
at at 3pm. Saturday, October 7th at 3pm Friday, November 17th at 4pm Saturday, December 2nd at 3pm. We meet once a month to plan future programs, including Summer Reading Program, our first annual Fallfest, a (possible) Yule Ball, and more! Discuss current teen lit, movies, music, and anything else on your mind. Snacks served! In between meetings, teen volunteers can work on a variety of different projects. You can: ShelvePrepare crafts & craft samples for PreschoolersAssemble outreach kits Create displays and/or artwork for the teen area or kid's areaBe a Homework Room monitorWrite book reviews or articles for this blogHelp out at kid's events like our craft events, the FallFest, Stuffed Animal Sleepover, Dr. Seuss's Birthday Bash, and Star Wars DayHelp with our Virtual Reality Lab--this includes installing updates, new games, reviewing games and experiences, and assisting with patro…
Teen Poetry Contest Visalia Branch Library For poets age 14 through 17
CONTEST RULES: ¨Poem must be an original work (any topic). ¨Maximum length of poem: one page. ¨One entry per poet. ¨Poem may be hand written (legibly!) or typed. ¨Write your name, your age, and phone number on your poem submittal. ¨Let us know if the library can display the poem with your name and age. ¨Two prizes awarded: ¨Prize #1 for a poem written in a traditional form (such as sonnet, villanelle, haiku, etc.) ¨Prize #2 will be awarded to a non-traditional poem. ¨All remaining poems will be placed in a random drawing for a third prize. Submit your poems in April at the Children’s reference desk. Last day for entry is Friday, April 28, 2017 at 5:45pm. Prize winners contacted on Friday, May 5. 2017.