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Check out the 25 nominated titles here, then vote for your 3 favorites. Who will the ultimate winner be? Will it be Hunger Games? Could it be Breaking Dawn?
About the Teens’ Top Ten
Teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year. Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around the country. Readers ages 12 to 18 can vote online, anytime between Aug. 24 and Sept. 18; the winners will be announced in a webcast featuring WWE Superstars and Divas during Teen Read Week.
Watch music videos of local teen bands Blame the Dog and Sitting on the Ceiling and vote for your favorite! The winning band will perform live at the library this fall.
When: Thursday, Aug. 20 4:30-6:00pm
Where: Large Meeting Room @ 6960 Oakton St.
Update: Congrats to our winner Blame the Dog! Stay tuned for more details about the upcoming concert.
Hey music makers! The deadline for our Virtual Battle of the Bands has been extended to August 15th! That means you have until Saturday, August 15 to send us a link to your band’s music video!Make a video of your band playing any 1 song & post it on online. Then, send a link to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Please include your band name, band members’ names and ages, address, and phone number with your entry. Local teens and librarians will vote for their favorite.
The winning band will get $100 and perform at the library in the fall. Attend the video screening on Aug. 20 to vote for your favorite and show support for your band.
Band members must be between the ages 12-21 as of Aug. 15, 2009. Only bands from Illinois are eligible to win.
For more information, contact Donna Block at 847-663-6434 or email@example.com; and Mary Miller at 847-663-6618 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
When: June 1 – July 31
Got a band together? Looking for a gig? Compete in our virtual battle of the bands! Make a video of your band playing any song and post it online. Then, send us a link to your video. The deadline for entries is 5pm July 31.
Attend the video screening on August 20 to vote for your favorite and show support for your band. The winning band will get $100 and an exclusive deal to perform at the library.
For more information: contact Donna at email@example.com or 847-663-6434; and Mary at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-663-6618.
Please include: your band name, band members’ names and ages, address, phone number, and any library card number with your entry. Local teens and librarians will vote for their favorite. Band members must be between the ages 12-21 as of July 31, 2009. Only bands from Illinois are eligible to win.
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 a Librarian! If the chat box says that no one is available, then email email@example.com or call 847-663-6434.
Stay tuned for Teen Tech Week, March 8-14.
Participate in our Teen Tech Night on March 10!
Teen Tech Night
Try tech toys & show off your texting and Internet skills to win prizes!
When: March 10, 5-7 pm
Where: Board Room
Tuesday, Nov. 4 6:00-7:30pm
Join us at the Niles Public Library District for a special YouTube Election Party. Enjoy pizza & drinks while watching and discussing online campaign videos and live election coverage.
Plus, you’ll get the chance to shoot photos and videos for the library’s YouTube page!
101 teens voted in our recent mock presidential election. The votes have been tallied, and here are the results:
Barack Obama & Joe Biden, 79 Votes, 78% WINNER
John McCain & Sarah Palin, 17 Votes, 17%
Cynthia McKinney & Rosa Clemente, 2 Votes, 2%
Ralph Nader & Matt Gonzalez, 2 Votes, 2%
YALSA’s 2008 Teens’ Top Ten
The vote is in. More than 8,000 teens voted on this year’s winners. Thanks go out to everyone who voted! The 2008 Teens’ Top Ten books are:
Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
Vampire Academy by Rachel Mead
Maximum Ride: Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports by James Patterson
City of Bones by Cassandra Clare
The Sweet Far Thing by Libba Bray
Extras by Scott Westerfeld
Before I Die by Jenny Downham
Twisted by Laurie Halse Anderson