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Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"Teens also made these dream boards at another program. This is a way for teens to visualize what they want to achieve. We used cork boards so that can add to and change out goals as needed. This was really fun and I think we would do something…"
Nov 28
Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"Hi, all! Just wanted to share pictures of some of our teens making "I Am" Portraits. Here the teens made collages of what's awesome about themselves! We came up with this idea because of the book, Wonder. We also realized that…"
Nov 28
Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"Here are photosof a book discussion we had during Teen Read Week. The crowd was younger than usual because fifth graders were reading the book (Wonder) at school. It was a great time!"
Nov 14
Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"Here is one more video we made! I'll share some photos with you later too!"
Nov 7
Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"Here is a link to a video we made about choosing to be kind. It's related to one of the precepts in Wonder. Wonder was our One Book, One Community selection this year, so we did our discussion during Teen Read Week. We ended up getting a…"
Oct 29
Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"Here is a video of some of our teens at an event earlier this week where they made dream boards. I'll have a few more videos to share with you later!"
Oct 23
Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"It looks like it's coming together really nicely! "
Oct 13
Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"Would love to see how this goes! Great ideas! "
Aug 21
Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"We're planning on sharing it on social media so I'll make sure to post it here as well! Congratulations on getting the grant! I absolutely share your excitement. My teens have been really excited for this Teen Read Week and that is the…"
Aug 14
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Rachel Sweany replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2014 Teen Read Week Grantee Space
"Hi, everyone! I am Rachel Sweany from the Louisville Public Library in Louisville, OH. We have a couple cool things planned for Teen Read Week. We're going to spread out dream themed programming throughout the month though! We're doing…"
Aug 13
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Mar 20

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Louisville Public Library
Address
700 Lincoln Ave
City
Louisville
State/Province
OH
Country
USA
Zip Code
44641
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330-875-1696
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Teen Read Week on the YALSA Blog

Learning from Teens: Thoughts for Teen Read Week

Teen Read Week is coming up October 12-18, and libraries are encouraged to use the theme “Turn Dreams into Reality” to share our knowledge, resources, services, and collections with teens in an effort to promote reading for fun. As professionals working with teens in the library, each of us curates our own personal collection—in folders Read More →

TRW 2013: Dollar General Literacy Foundation Spotlight on Patricia VanArsdale

Today we wrap up our Teen Read Week posts with our final Dollar General Literacy Foundation Grant Recipient, Patricia VanArsdale. Patricia is Teen Services Librarian at Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library in Zionsville, Indiana. Isn't it a beautiful library? Keep reading to see how Patricia involves the teens in her library and what she did for Read More →

TRW 2013: Dollar General Literacy Foundation, Molly Wetta

Molly Wetta and Karen Allen of Lawrence Public Library are the innovative minds behind one of the Dollar General Literacy Foundation grant winning projects. Their Choose-Your-Own-Apocalypse scavenger hunt styled program kick starts their Teen Read Week celebration with a real life version of an alternative reality game whereby participants must “Seek the Unknown” throughout the Read More →

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