Congress it out of session the week of Teen Read Week. Invite your members of Congress to attend or participate in your TRW events, or bring an event to their local office! Find free tips and resources to ensure a successful visit on YALSA's wiki. Also, check out YALSA's advocacy resources.
And don't forget to share your Teen Read Week plans in the Forum tab of the website!
Every year the Teen Read Week Committee selects the recipients of the Teen Read Week grants funded by contributions from YALSA and Dollar General. Cynthia Shutts at the White Oak Public Library (IL) was awarded one of this year’s Teen Read Week grants to create a circulating board game collection … Continue reading
Do you have trouble getting teens into your interactive programs for your teens during Teen Read Week? Are you still trying to understand your teen demographic? Teens are busy students, especially during their final high school years, but they can certainly still participate in other planned activities on their own … Continue reading
At the White Oak Library District, I helped work on my library’s district wide strategic plan. The one place I knew we were failing our patrons was with families who were learning English as a second language. We always talk about ways to better serve our patrons in this aspect … Continue reading