Barrett Paradise Friendly Library
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Clymer Library
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Eastern Monroe Public Library
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Pocono Mountain Public Library
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Western Pocono Community Library


Couldn't make the last TAB meeting? Here's a brief overview of some of what we discussed:

September meetings:

  • Welcomed new members! Talked about what TAB does.
  • Teen Read Week (Oct. 12-18). Theme is "Turn Dreams Into Reality." Raffle will be available most of October. Planned activity: Interactive Scary Stories; dates to be announced soon.
  • Writing group will take place at Hughes Monday eves in November. More info soon.
  • Annual murder mystery in Jan or Feb.
  • Brainstormed ideas for spring activity. Lots of interest in another interactive movie. Possible titles: Finding Nemo, Despicable Me, Frozen, Lilo & Stitch, Maleficent, ... Will discuss more at future meetings.
  • Reading Competition! Some spaces available on library team for grades 9-12. Start reading! Competition is Thu, April 9.

Teen Advisory Board meetings take place once a month September through May at each of the libraries in Monroe County. New members are always welcome! Click here for all the info.


Young Adult Services
Associated Libraries of Monroe County

Contact:
Mary Ann Lewis
570-421-0800 x318
mcteenlib@gmail.com

Eastern Monroe Public Library
1002 North Ninth St.
Stroudsburg, PA 18360

 


   Teen
   Advisory
  
Board

Get involved! Give teens a voice @ your library!

What is TAB?
Teen Advisory Board is a group of young adults who take an active role at their public library.

TAB members:

• Help plan programs and events for teens
• Help select books & other library materials
• Review & discuss books, movies, & music
• Have fun! (and snacks, too!)

Who can join?
Students in grades 7-12. New members are welcome any time.

How to join:
Just come to a meeting! If you’d like to be on an e-mail reminder list, send an e-mail to: mcteenlib@gmail.com
Please include your name, grade, library, and phone #

Contact person:
Mary Ann Lewis
Young Adult Services Librarian
570-421-0800 x318

Sponsored by the Associated Libraries of Monroe County

When does TAB meet?

Barrett Paradise Friendly Library: TAB meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 6:30-7:30pm.
2014-15 dates:
Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, Dec. 9, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, Mar. 10, Apr. 14, and May 12.

Clymer Library: TAB meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 6:30-7:30pm.
2014-15 dates:
Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 16, Jan. 20, Feb. 17, Mar. 17, Apr. 21, and May 19.

Eastern Monroe Public Library: TAB meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month in the Youth Services Activity Room at the Hughes Library from 7-8pm.
2014-15 dates:
Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, Dec. 17, Jan. 21, Feb. 18, Mar. 18, Apr. 15, and May 20.

Pocono Mountain Public Library: TAB meets on the 2nd Monday of each month from 6:30-7:30pm.
2014-15 dates:
Sept. 8, Oct. 13 (Columbus Day), Nov. 10, Dec. 8, Jan. 12, Feb. 9, Mar. 9, Apr. 13, and May 11.

Western Pocono Community Library: Please call the library (570-992-7934) for meeting dates for TAB.

 

 

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Teen Page is maintained by Young Adult Services of the Associated Libraries of Monroe County. The Associated Libraries are not responsible for the content or changes in content of other websites to which this site may provide a link. Teen Page is designed for teens ages 13-18. Links to other websites are provided for informational, educational, and recreational purposes; inclusion of these sites should not be considered an endorsement of the groups that maintain the websites.

Associated Libraries of Monroe County
Barrett Paradise Friendly Library Clymer Library
Eastern Monroe Public Library Pocono Mountain Public Library Western Pocono Community Library