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February 2011 Events for Teens!

Gung Hay Fat Choy! (Happy Lunar New Year!)

Goong Hay Fat Choy! (Happy Lunar New Year!)

  • Thu., February 3 – HAPPY LUNAR NEW YEAR!*
    4– 5 p.m.
    Celebrate Lunar New Year with refreshments and by learning Chinese calligraphy! Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library
  • Fri. & Sat., February 11 & 12 – FRIENDS OF THE ENCINO-TARZANA LIBRARY B-I-G BOOK SALE!
    10 a.m. -5 p.m.
    Help the library and help save the planet by purchasing gently used books at the Friends of the Library Book Sale!  Most titles are $1 or less!
  • Thu., February 17 – TEEN VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION!*
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Need community service hours? Learn how to earn them at our Teen Volunteer Orientation!  Must be 13 years old & up to attend.
  • Thu., February 24 – TEEN COUNCIL MEETING!*
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Help plan teen events for the library and choose CDs, DVDs, and books to add to the library’s Teen Area! Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library

*Teen library volunteers will receive an extra hour of community service for each teen program they attend.

For more information on any of these events, call 818-343-1983 & ask for Candice, the Teen Services Librarian!

Happy Valentine's Day!

Happy Valentine's Day from the Encino-Tarzana Library!

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January 2011 Events for Teens!

Happy New Year from the Encino-Tarzana Library!

Happy New Year from the Encino-Tarzana Library!

 

  • Thu., January 13 – TEEN VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION!*
    4– 5 p.m.
    Learn how to earn community service hours at the library! For ages 13-18 only. Attendance is required to volunteer at the library.
  • Thu., January 20 – NEW YEAR, NEW START WITH JESSICA BRODY!*
    4-5 p.m.
    Join author Jessica Brody for a discussion about her new teen book, The Karma Club, and turning over a new leaf for the new year!
  • Thu., January 27 – TEEN COUNCIL MEETING!*
    10 a.m. – 5:30  p.m.
    Help plan teen events for the library and choose CDs, DVDs, and books to add to the library’s Teen Area!
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*Teen library volunteers will receive an extra hour of community service for each teen program they attend.

For more information on any of these events, call 818-343-1983 & ask for Candice, the Teen Services Librarian!

December 2010 Events for Teens!

HAPPY HOLIDAYS

Happy Holidays from the Encino-Tarzana Library!

 

  • Thu., December 16 – TEEN VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION!
    5– 6 p.m.
    Learn how to earn community service hours at the library! For ages 13-18 only. Attendance is required to volunteer at the library.
  • Mon., December 20 – LIBRARY OPEN
    10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Since we will be closed on Friday, 12/24, and Saturday, 12/25, the library is open today!  Contact Candice, the Teen Services Librarian, if you would like to earn extra community service hours on this day.
  • Fri., December 24 & Sat., December 25 – LIBRARY CLOSED
    LIBRARY CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS EVE & CHRISTMAS DAY.
  • Mon., December 27 – LIBRARY OPEN
    10 a.m. – 5:30  p.m.
    Since we will be closed on Friday, 12/24, and Saturday, 12/25, the library is open today!  Contact Candice, the Teen Services Librarian, if you would like to earn extra community service hours on this day.
  • Thu., December 30 – TEEN COUNCIL & NEW YEAR’S PARTY!
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Join us for a thank you party for all of our teen volunteers!!
  • Fri., December 31 & Sat., Jan. 1 – LIBRARY CLOSED
    LIBRARY CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR’S EVE & NEW YEAR’S DAY .

For more information on any of these events, call 818-343-1983 & ask for Candice, the Teen Services Librarian!

November 2010 Events for Teens!

Happy Fall! Animated Gif

Join us for some great fall events!

  • Fri., November 5 – Student Smart: PRACTICE SAT Follow-Up Session!
    4– 5 p.m.
    For those who took the Practice SAT Exam at our library on 10/30, pick up your scores, tips to improve & a free study guide! 
  • Tue., November 16 – Student Smart: FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP! 
    6 – 7:30 p.m.
    Learn how to pay for college!  Spaces are limited; sign-up at Info Desk!
  • Thu., November 18 – TEEN COUNCIL MEETING & ELECTIONS!
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Vote for Teen Council President & Vice-President! Help decide what CDs, DVDs, and books get added to the Teen Collection!
  • Wed., November 24 – HOLIDAY ORIGAMI FOR TEENS!
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Teens, get ready for the holidays with holiday origami!  All materials will be provided and refreshments will be served!
  • Thu., November 25 & Fri., November 26 – LIBRARY CLOSED FOR THANKS GIVING!

For more information on any of these events, call 818-343-1983 and ask for Candice, the Teen Services Librarian!

VOTE in Teen Council Elections!

Vote for Teen Council leadership!

Between now and November 18th, come into the library and vote for candidates for Teen Council President and Vice-President!

The ballot box and candidate statements are located at the Reference/Information Desk!

October 2010 Events for Teens!

Celebrate Teen Read Week 2010's theme "Books with Beat" at the Encino-Tarzana Library!

HAPPY AUTUMN!

  • Thu., October 14 – TEEN VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION!
    5 – 6 p.m.
    Need community service hours? Learn how to earn them at our Teen Volunteer Orientation! Must be 13 years old and up to attend.  
  • Wed., October 20 – BOOKS WITH BEAT! 
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Celebrate Teen Read Week 2010’s theme “Books with Beat,” featuring special guest teen lit authors JANET TASHJIAN & ALEXA YOUNG!  Free refreshments & giveaways!
  • Sat., October 30 – FREE PRACTICE SAT EXAM!
    10 a.m.  – 2:30 p.m.
    The Princeton Review administers the full-length exam for FREE!  Spaces are limited; call NOW to reserve your seat for this Student Smart workshop.

For more information on any of these events, call 818-343-1983 and ask for Candice, the Teen Services Librarian!



Happy Halloween from the Encino-Tarzana Library!

Happy Halloween from the Encino-Tarzana Library!

WE WANT YOU (TO RUN FOR TEEN COUNCIL!)

Uncle Sam wants you

WE WANT YOU (TO RUN FOR TEEN COUNCIL!)

Are you interested in taking on more of a leadership role at our library?

Do you have great ideas for teen events at the library?

Do you have great organizational skills?

If you answered yes to those questions, please email Candice, the Teen Services Librarian, at cmack [at] lapl.org with:

  • the position you would like to run for (President, Vice President, Secretary/Historian),
  • your qualifications and ideas for events (maximum length: 2 paragraphs)

The deadline for campaign statements is October 1st, 2010.

Candice will keep all candidates’ statements  near the Teen ballot box at the Reference/Information Desk.  Campaigning and voting will be held from October 12th to November 18.
November 18th is the day of our next Teen Council Meeting.  Anyone running for a position is expected to attend the meeting so they can present their statement live.  Voting will also occur that day and the votes will be counted at the end of the meeting.
You will receive community service hours for working on this project!