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Be A Book Buddy!

Do you… Like to Read? Like Children? Have Some Free Time This Summer? You Can Be A Book Buddy! Read to children and listen to them read aloud.  Come to the library just once a week for an hour.   Book buddies need to be entering Grade 8 or higher.  Earn Community Service hours! Call Clara […]

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Summer of Service

President Obama is asking young people to help our communties this summer through volunteer service!  Here’s what one Niles teen, Katherine Piekarczyk, has to say about volunteering:      Although some of us find community service a hassle, or just another unwanted commitment, I think community service is the best way to make yourself and your community better. It’s exactly […]

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Summer Volunteers!

There are lots of opportunities for teens to earn service hours plus have a fun volunteer experience this summer! Summer Reading Volunteers Teens entering grades 7-12 in the fall are invited to volunteer in Youth Services this summer! Attend one orientation session later this month (May 27 or May 29) to volunteer for the Summer […]

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Fabulous Films for Young Adults

Nominate your favorite movie  on the theme Outside In: Rebellion vs. Conformity for a YALSA Top Ten award! The nomination form has been created with librarians in mind, but you don’t need to be a librarian to submit a movie.  Just fill in as many of the fields as you can, and include your contact […]

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Teen Choice Awards & Teen Tech Week

Press Play & Get Connected! Voting for Niles’ 2009 Teen Choice Awards began March 1, and continues through March 31.  Vote for you favorite music, movies, games, and more!  Get a small prize when you vote, and you’ll also be entered in our grab bag raffle. Vote at either the Reference or A/V desks. Questions? Ask […]

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