Tuesday, September 2, 2014

School is back in session and we're getting ready for the fall in the YA department.  Over the next two months, we are offering some informational classes and some fun classes.  Take a look and make sure to sign up!


Thursday, September 4, 7-8pm, Grades 7-12
Welcome back!  If you have never been to a TAB meeting, now is the best time to join.  Come and share a book review, movie review and best teen library program attended this summer with your fellow teens.  Snacks will be served.  Bring your creativity and a friend.  All participating members will receive one hour of community service.  Returning members, please note the day change.
Saturday, September 20, 10am-1pm, Grades 6-9, Fee $10.00 CASH
Bring a snack and learn the skills to become a great babysitter.  Topics covered include: child safety, developmental stages of children and how to plan activities that are age appropriate.  You will receive a certificate upon completion.  Please bring $10.00 in exact change when you register at the Reference Desk.

Thursday, October 2, 7-8pm, Grades 7-12
It's not too late to join TAB!  Join us for a lively book discussion and then help decorate our bulletin board to match the spirit of Halloween.  October is Adopt-a Shelter-Pet Month and TAB members will again be collecting much needed blankets and towels for donation to our local animal shelters.  Please support as we help these shelter animals.  Snacks will be served.  Bring a friend.  All participating members will receive one hour of community service. 

Mondays & Wednesdays, October 20, 22, 27, 29, November 3 & 5, 6:30-8:30pm, Grades 11-12, Fee $80.00
This six-session series meant to familiarize students with the SAT will be taught by two certified, experienced teachers.  Students will be required to buy the textbook: McGraw-Hill SAT, 2014 or 2015 edition.  Please bring your library card and an $80.00 non-refundable check, made payable to Chris Cowan, when you register at the Reference Desk.
  
Tuesday, October 28, 5:30-6:15pm, Grades 5-8
Pumpkins, pumpkins everywhere!  Join us to make this festive paper flower craft. Registration begins Monday, September 15.

Volunteer opportunities, though not eligible for online registration, can be found here.  You may register for these opportunities in-person and over the telephone.