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Photo Contest: People’s Choice Award Winner

At the conclusion of our photo contest, we prepare for the launch of our next competition which will be a book cover contest. To celebrate Teen Read Week, we want to see what new covers you can dream up for your … Continue reading

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Photo Contest Winner: Portrait Division

Did you know that with our new digital service, Hoopla, you can watch videos or listen to music and audiobooks with your computer or mobile device? It’s like Netflix, but free! Hoopla allows us to offer streaming music, movies and TV shows for … Continue reading

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Photo Contest: Nature Division Winner (Ages 14-18)

Today we continue to recognize the winners in our “Spark a Reaction” Teen Photography Contest. The library received 40 eligible entries and contestants were separated into four separate divisions: Artistic Showcase Nature (Ages 12-13) Nature (Ages 14-18) Portrait Contestants have been judged on … Continue reading

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Photo Contest: Nature Division Winner (Ages 12-13)

Our teen blog not only provides access to the library’s helpful online resources, but it also serves as a gallery for our creative teen patrons. In addition to our Homework Help databases and ACT/SAT test prep guides, be sure to … Continue reading

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Photo Contest: Artistic Showcase Winner

If you are looking to develop your skills as a photographer, the library has plenty of resources to help. We provide free online classes through our online service called UniversalClass. Learn more about digital photography, digital scrapbooking, and other visual arts. … Continue reading

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Vote for “People’s Choice” Award on Facebook

The library has received 40 entries in this summer’s Teen Photo Contest. While a panel of staff judges will decide the official winners, we are asking for your help in selecting the “People’s Choice” award. Visit the library’s Facebook page now through Wednesday, August 18 to … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Ends August 2

Only two weeks remain for you to complete your Teen Summer Reading Challenge! Stop by any of our three libraries or bookmobile stops with your completed punch card by Saturday, August 2 for a free book. Finishers’ names will also be entered into a drawing … Continue reading

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Reminder for Summer Reading Finishers

As part of the Teen Summer Reading Challenge, we have asked area young adults to read for 20 hours, share three book reviews and complete seven fun library-related activities. Beginning Monday, July 7, you can bring your completed punch card … Continue reading

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“Spark a Reaction” Teen Photography Contest

Spark your creativity through photography. Submit your photos in one of three categories by July 25 for a chance to win a Barnes & Noble gift card: Portrait: A photograph of a person or group of people observed in their natural environment. Nature: A photograph … Continue reading

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2014 Teen Summer Reading Challenge

Registration for the Teen Summer Reading Challenge has begun! The library is challenging area young adults ages 12-18 to read for 20 hours, share three book reviews and do seven of our suggested activities. Get your reward card punched as you … Continue reading

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