TEEN ADVISORY BOARD

Get Involved with Your Library!

Want to make your voice heard in the community, develop leadership skills and have fun making new friends?

The Teen Advisory Board is a place share ideas about activities, materials and changes to implement to make the library a destination for teens.

 

What Does the Teen Advisory Board Do?
TAB’s mission is to help the Chippewa River District Library better serve the needs and interests of local teens. TAB meets with Tinna Mills, teen programming coordinator, on a monthly basis during the school year to brainstorm ideas and provide feedback about teen library programs, materials and to sign up for ongoing volunteer opportunities.

TAB meetings are held on the second Tuesday of every month from 5 - 6 p.m. for the following 2015-2016 dates:

October 13
November 10
December 8
January 12
February 9
March 8
April 12
May 10
June 14
July 12
August 9


Tasks for Board Members
Help spread the word about programs and services for teens at the Library
Volunteer at Library programs like International Games Day and Free Comic Book Day
Be an active library user in order to provide targeted feedback about programs and services
Share your ideas at monthly TAB meetings!


Teen Advisory Board Membership Requirements
Members of the Chippewa River District Library Teen Advisory Board must:

Be a student in grades 7 through 12
Complete permission form to participate
Attend new member orientation
Commit to serving a 1 year term on TAB through active         involvement (September – June)
Attend monthly meetings
Volunteer as needed for library promgramming

 


Benefits of Membership
Opportunity to provide input for library decisions related to teens
Members receive volunteer service credit for school
Members will develop marketable leadership skills
Participation can be listed on job, scholarship and college applications

 

 

 

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