Spring 2024 Newsletter

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Winter Reading Challenge

January 1st through February 29th

All ages are invited to participate in our Where We Come From Winter Reading Challenge. Sign up online or use the Beanstack app to track your reading progress between Jan 1st and Feb 29th. Help the library win a prizes in the national reading competition. Ages 11 and under will be invited to our Winter Reading Finale Celebration.

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Ultimate Tournament

Wednesday, March 6         6:30 - 8:00 PM

Mario6th - 12th graders, Mario Day is approaching quickly. Celebrate by joining our Super Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament. Choose your character and prepare for head-to-head competition. Feel free to bring your own Switch if you would like to practice between rounds. Prizes will be awarded for first and second place finishers. Register online or at the Circulation Desk.

 

Teen Advisory Board

Teens jumpingCalling all 6-12 graders, the Teen Advisory Board needs you to share ideas and abilities to make our library and the community a better place. Have fun and use your talents to make a difference as you add terrific community service experience to your resume. Our spring meetings will run from 5:00 to 6:00 PM on the following Mondays:

March 11th

April 8th

May 13th

100 Books Before Graduation

Like 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten, but for Middle and High School Students! There will be prizes along the way and events to encourage students to keep reading and share their progress. Sign up in Beanstack or download the app and track your reading all year long and earn badges. Visit the library to checkout new reads and redeem prizes.

Teen Makerspace

The MakerSpace in the library is now available! Nine different kits can be used in the library, and the results taken home. A parent or guardian must sign a waiver before use.

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YALSA's Teen Book Finder

Find the best books and media for teens, as selected by library staff and educators across the United States! The Teen Book Finder allows users to search for books by title, author, genre, award, or list; create a reading list with the favorites button; share what you’re reading on Facebook and Twitter; and find a copy of the book in your local library, all from one screen! Not sure where to start? YALSA offers three different book titles as hot picks on the homepage each day.

Get the YALSA Teen Book Finder:

YALSA Teen Book Finder on Google Play YALSA Teen Book Finder on the Apple App Store

text syncya to 25827 for free audiobooks

SYNC audiobooks for Teens

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens. Returning April 30, 2020, SYNC will give away two complete audiobooks a week - pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Register for SYNC and sign up for email or text alerts at www.audiobooksync.com.