Elizabeth Strauss
  • News
  • Discussions (5)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Gifts Received


Elizabeth Strauss has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift


Elizabeth Strauss's Page

Latest Activity

Elizabeth Strauss replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Read Week Grantees
"It might be a little early to start thinking about this... But I got excited and made this anyway as a "Teaser Trailer" for the programs and just wanted to share: Unleash Your Story "
Jul 10
Elizabeth Strauss replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Read Week Grantees
"It's so nice to meet all of you and hear your great ideas!  Some more details about my project:  We're having a series of 4 workshops and a screening event. First, we'll have an art program where the teens can experiment and…"
Jun 28
Elizabeth Strauss replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Read Week Grantees
"That sounds awesome, Pamela! I'm so excited that they'll be learning the fine art of machinima. Are you going to have them add audio? You'll have to excuse the Geek-out. I used to make videos using Sims 2. :) "
Jun 26
Elizabeth Strauss replied to YALSA's discussion [TRW 2016] Passive Program Ideas
"I'd like to do a giant magnetic-poetry type display/passive, or a display where they each add a line to a story.  I might also have a station where they can make and take little zines out of recycled paper. It's a super-easy idea I…"
Jun 24
Elizabeth Strauss replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Read Week Grantees
"Hi, I'm Liz, Teen Librarian at Dover Public Library in the small town of Dover, Ohio. This fall, we are doing a series of creative story-telling workshops on creative writing, art, video making, and stop motion animation. The series will end in…"
Jun 20
Elizabeth Strauss is now a member of Teen Read Week
Jun 20

Profile Information

Library/School Name
Dover Public Library
525 N Walnut St
United States
Zip Code
Phone Number
Are you a YALSA Member?
Can We Contact You?
YALSA can send me a monthly email.

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

You need to be a member of Teen Read Week to add comments!

Join Teen Read Week


Join this site!

Join this Teen Read Week website for great resources and opportunities such as:

  • A low-res download of the 2017 TRW themed logo (found under the planning tab - must be signed into account)
  • Free access to archived TRW related webinars
  • Alerts about grant opportunities
  • More perks to come so be sure to register and check back for updates!

YALSA Products & Publications

Why is TRW Important?


  • Add Photos
  • View All

Teen Read Week on the YALSA Blog

Teen Read Week: Board Game Collection Encourages English Language Learners To “Read For the Fun of It”

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

Reaching Teens through Passive Programs

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

Do You Speak Game?

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





  • Add Videos
  • View All

American Library Association

© 2017   Created by YALSA.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service