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[Grantees] 2016 Teen Read Week Grantees

Started this discussion. Last reply by Guadalupe Gomez Sep 10. 10 Replies

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Teen Read Week Programs

Started this discussion. Last reply by Melissa Eleftherion Carr on Friday. 3 Replies

What new Teen Read Week program ideas do you have around engaging diverse teens? Share them with us here!Continue

[TRW 2016] Passive Program Ideas

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[TRW 2016] Hands-on Program Ideas

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Melissa Eleftherion Carr replied to YALSA's discussion Teen Read Week Programs
"We're having our first Teen Read-a-Thon to kick-off TRW. Teens can read off their fines: $5 waiver for 30 mins, $10 waiver for 60. Also doing a Teen Storytime & Fingerpainting on our weekly Crafternoon :)"
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Mary Antzak liked YALSA's blog post Teen Read Week 2016
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Michele Lefler replied to YALSA's discussion Teen Read Week Programs
" That's a great idea! Thanks for sharing. I will incorporate that at my school.  "
Sep 16
Cindy Shutts replied to YALSA's discussion Teen Read Week Programs
"I have been doing this program for the last three teen read weeks but I enjoy doing a teen book swap. It allows the teens to get books. I make sure they know that they do not have to bring books. I get a lot from donations so make sure everyone who…"
Sep 14
Maureen Olsen replied to YALSA's discussion [TRW 2016] Passive Program Ideas
"My high school book club did something along these lines last year for TRW.  We typed up book recommendations and quotes from YA novels onto colorful paper and taped them after school one day to the 1000+ lockers in our building, so the next…"
Sep 13
Guadalupe Gomez replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Teen Read Week Grantees
"Hello, My name is Magali Rivera and I am a Library Assistant at the Anaheim Public Library, specifically at the Haskett and Ponderosa Joint-Use Library branch. The Haskett Library’s service area has a population of over 68,000 and it is…"
Sep 10
Lori Caskey-Sigety liked YALSA's page Activity Ideas & Resources
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Amanda replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Teen Read Week Grantees
"Hello all,  I am getting really excited about Teen Read Week. I have made contact with a representative from our local university who is getting her Japanese students ready for spending a lot of time in my library during the week. Our students…"
Sep 4
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Vote Now for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten!

Voting for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten is now open! Encourage teens to vote for up to three of their favorite titles now through Oct. 15. The “top ten” titles will be announced the week after Teen Read Week™, which takes place Oct. 9-15. Libraries are also encouraged to share the …See More
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Amanda Brasfield replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Teen Read Week Grantees
"Y'all! I am in a real holding pattern! We don't go back to school until the middle of the month and many of our community partners won't be ready to talk concrete plans until September! We also found out that Teen Read Week is…"
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Amanda Brasfield replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Teen Read Week Grantees
"Hello! I am Amanda Brasfield, librarian at Findlay High School in Findlay, Ohio. We are a 9-12 high school with 1,600 students in northwestern Ohio. Teen Read Week at FHS will focus on bringing to light the number of different languages used in our…"
Jul 20
Katina Gaudet replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Teen Read Week Grantees
"Hi, everyone. This is the first Teen Read Week grant for the South Lafourche Branch of the Lafourche Parish Public Library. Our library system serves just under 100,000 residents in coastal, southeast Louisiana, about an hour's drive from New…"
Jul 18

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Vote Now for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten!

Posted on August 15, 2016 at 11:30am 0 Comments

Voting for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten is now open! Encourage teens to vote for up to three of their favorite titles now through Oct. 15. The “top ten” titles will be announced the week after Teen Read Week™, which takes place Oct. 9-15. Libraries are also encouraged to share the …

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Teen Read Week 2016

Posted on June 10, 2016 at 10:13am 0 Comments

This Year's Teen Read Week theme is "Read for the Fun of it", what are some of your ideas to keep teen readers engaged and reading for fun?

Fine and share your programming ideas on our Teen Programming HQ site as well as down below on our  Teen Read Week forum. 

Free Teen Read Week Webinar: May 3; 2PM EST

Posted on April 13, 2016 at 1:00pm 0 Comments

Sign up now to participate in a free Teen Read Week webinar! It will take place May 3 at 2PM EST.

Title: Engaging Latino Youth through STEAM : Going Beyond our Walls

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2:00pm EST

Presenter: Clementina Nunez, Houston Public Library

Join Clementina Nunez of the Houston Public Library as she talks about strategies that libraries can use to identify, reach out to and serve teens who speak Spanish as a first language. She will…

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2016 Teen Read Week Activity Grant

Posted on April 11, 2016 at 3:18pm 0 Comments

Through funding from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, YALSA will offer ten $1,000 grants to recognize outstanding Teen Read Week activities from its members!

The theme for Teen Read Week 2016 is a multi-lingual take on "Read for the fun of it!" Applicants for the grant should demonstrate how the funds will help support innovative reading or literacies programs aimed at the 22% of the nation's youth who speak a language other than English at…

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

  • Opportunity to attend a free TRW 2016 webinar on Tuesday, May 3 at 2pm Eastern!
  • A low-res download of the 2016 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!

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Teen Read Week: A Time to Come Together

Teen Read Week at our school, Findlay High in Findlay, Ohio, has become a time when the library opens wide its doors and invites in a huge variety of people to come share themselves with the school. Last year this included culinary students one day and a menagerie of animals … Continue reading

Teen Read Week: An Immersive Experience

This year I am extremely honored and thankful to be a YALSA Teen Read Week grant recipient. I took my time this year deciding what I would do for Teen Read Week. My past Teen Read Weeks had been small in scale. Last year I had teens write a short … Continue reading

Blog Post Round-Up: Inexpensive and Easy Programming

  Blog post round-up is a series of posts that pull from the great YALSAblog archive. The topics have been requested by YALSA members. Have an idea for a topic? Post it in the comments. Inexpensive Ideas: Back to Afterschool: Tech Resources Pop Up Programming 30 Days of Teen Programming: … Continue reading

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