Teen Advisory Board 12/12/2016
Present: Brittany, Genevieve, Hadley, Haneen, Jane L, KC, Liliana, Lucy, Madison, McKenna, Meep, Nina, Sophie L
Below are brief notes from our meeting.
We talked about:
Upcoming Winter Series events – Leads
- Mugs – Brittany
- Game Night
- Writers – Mckenna
- Crafts – Maya
- Mental Health movie – Meep, Genevieve
More support for Mental Health Initiative events
New idea – young adult election discussion in January with Pasadena League of Women Voters
Teen Tech Week in March – starting to plan for this; will need TAB instructors for programs happening at branch libraries
Jane G (Librarian) is currently working with several community youth groups on creating a Youth Leadership Curriculum, and also developing a Youth Conference–1-2 days intensive leadership training for teens. Also in the works is a possible community programs tour for youth.
TAB biographies for Teen Zine (Winter 2017 issue) is due ASAP.
Updates from committees:
Madison, KC, Liliana, and Nina updated TAB on what they learned and accomplished during the Readers Advisory meeting last week
Genevieve and Meep updated TAB on what their plans are for the upcoming mental health movie discussion
Nina, Haneen, and Jane L are working on the volunteer training manual; will lead into TAB bylaws and guiding principles
Hadley, Madison, KC, and Liliana are working on a list of classic book covers to be painted on our new floor chairs
McKenna, Genevieve, Lucy, Julia, and a few other teen artists will paint the book covers on the floor chairs this winter break
Lucy, Sophie, Mckenna, Brittany, Genevieve, and Meep built a book tree in Teen Central.
These notes are for record purposes only. For more information about attending events, please see our website: http://ww5.cityofpasadena.net/library/teens-services/#menu3
To join the Teen Advisory Board, the application and description can be found on our website: http://ww5.cityofpasadena.net/library/teens-services/#menu4