Thursday, February 28, 2013

Teen Dungeons & Dragons Club Meeting


The next D&D meeting will be this Saturday, March 2nd from 1-4 pm at the College Hill Library.

All of the slots for our current adventure are taken.

Ages 12-17

Future meeting dates:
Apr 13, May 11, Jun 8

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

March 21 is Digital Literacy Day

 
In celebration of Digital Literacy Day...
Click on this free trial of Rosen's Digital Literacy database
to test your digital knowledge.
Type in: username: slj
                   password: digilit
 
Leave a comment about how you like this database!
 

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Attend our next Teen Advisory Board meeting!

Our next Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meeting is this Tuesday at College Hill Library from 4-5:30 pm.

Attend a meeting if you're interested in joining our TAB and getting volunteer credit for promoting library services to teens at the Westminster Public Libraries:
  • Advise, plan, and participate in teen programs.
  • Post reviews and teen news on the Teen Underground blog/website.
  • Promote teen reading and news by creating bulletin boards and displays in the Teen Underground areas.
  • Recommend materials for the young adult collection.
Bring a completed Teen Advisory Board application to your first meeting.

Ages 12-17. No registration.

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Teen Volunteer Fair Organizations Announced!



Need experience or community service hours? Want to get involved and help your community? Attend our Teen Volunteer Fair to meet representatives from local organizations with volunteer opportunities for you!

Here's the list of organizations that will attend the fair this year:
Arising Hope
Butterfly Pavilion
Children's Museum of Denver
Denver Rescue Mission
Growing Home
Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver
Have a Heart Project
Mile High United Way
Packs of Hope
A Precious Child
Volunteer Connection
Westminster Public Library

Ages 12-17
No registration
Saturday, March 16th, 1:30 pm-3:30 pm
College Hill Library Room L211

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Dungeons & Dragons club meeting

 
Our next teen Dungeons & Dragons club meeting is this Saturday, February 9th from 1-4pm at the College Hill Library. All of the characters for the current adventure are taken, but we will have a sign-up for the next adventure in June.
 
Ages 12-17.

Colorado Teen Literature Conference

April 6, 2013 with Jay Asher and Lauren Oliver

The Colorado Teen Literature Conference is a yearly event to promote and celebrate teen literature with librarians, teachers, authors and teens. Listen to keynote speakers, Jay Asher & Lauren Oliver, share about their experiences as authors of teen books. Meet local authors, attend writing, book and programming sessions, browse exhibitor booths, and spend the day with teen literature enthusiasts!

To learn more about this event, check out their website at http://coteenlitconf.org/

Student Grant applications http://coteenlitconf.org/forms/student-grants are due by Friday March 1.

Teen Connection Panelist applications http://coteenlitconf.org/forms/teen-connection-panel are due by Friday, March 1.

Registration ($25 students/$50 adults) is available at http://coteenlitconf.org/forms/attendee-registration through March 23 (or until all seats are reserved).

You can also see the 2013 Conference Flyer here:
http://coteenlitconf.org/sites/coteenlitconf.org/files/ctlc_mailers_13rev.pdf

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Inklings teen writers' club meeting

 
 
Our next Inklings teen writers' club meeting is this Tuesday, February 5th from 4-6pm at the College Hill Library. Share your writing, receive feedback, and practice writing prompts! Ages 12-17. No registration.

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Beneath the Surface Summer Reading Theme

We need your input!


The 2013 Teen Summer Reading Program's theme is "Beneath the Surface".

Please choose three events that you would like us to host this summer for your entertainment and enjoyment in our poll this month. (see poll to the right). Thanks!