Monthly Archives: April 2011

You are invited to join the Granby Library Teen Advisory Board (tab)!

HAVE YOU HEARD THAT THERE IS A GREAT NEW LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECT IN THE WORKS? HELP MAKE A NEW MODERN LIBRARY IN GRANBY HAPPEN! A SEPARATE TEEN ROOM WITH SEATING, COMPUTERS AND MORE IS IN THE NEW LIBRARY DESIGN. JOIN GRANBY LIBRARY TEENS TO HELP CREATE GREAT TEEN SERVICES, A FUNDRAISER FOR THE NEW LIBRARY & MORE!

Benefits of tab membership:

  • RECEIVE COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS
  • LOOKS GREAT ON YOUR COLLEGE APPLICATION!
  • GET YOUR SAY IN WHAT ACTIVITIES THE LIBRARY OFFERS & WHAT MATERIALS WE ORDER
  • MEET NEW PEOPLE
  • ADDS LEADERSHIP SKILLS TO JOB APPLICATIONS
  • BECOME INVOLVED AT ANY LEVEL.
  • FREE FOOD- PIZZA AT MEETINGS!
  • JUST FOUR MEETINGS A YEAR – APRIL, OCTOBER, DECEMBER & FEBRUARY

 

come to our first meeting this year!

fri., april 29th at 2:30pm.

at the granby library – a granby school bus drops off in front of the library if needed.

Hope to see you on Friday, April 29th.. If you are interested but cannot make it please email me or call me at the library (see my card).

 

You do not need to bring anything ~but ideas to the meeting. Jot down books/ series that you would like to see in the teen area, ideas for a fundraiser that the Teen Advisory Group could easily do (something that is not done at schools/ organizations in town).

 

 

Check out our “GranbyTeens” Facebook Page! Become a friend of page if you are not already.

 

Janice McArdle, Librarian

Upcoming opportunites:

Volunteer Hours! If you would like to help out at the Friends of the Library Book and Bake Sale come to the library at 8:15am. or at 2:00pm. on March 16th (raindate April 30th).

 

Got Books? If you have any books you have read and are ready to clean your bookshelves please bring your donations of children’s & teen books to the library. I will keep for our collection the books we do not have.

 

Talents? Do you have special talents that you would like to share with youth this summer? Are you fast with a yo-yo? Do you fiddle around with Legos? Is Origami your thing? Play chess? Please let me know if you’d like to pair up with a friend and teach some younger kids.