Monday, November 19, 2007

Happy Thanksgiving!!

Have Fun and Keep Your Parents Safe on the Roads!

Agenda for Next Teen Media Club Meeting

The Teen Media Club will meet Thursday, November 29th. We will be reading Pygmalion, by George Bernard Shaw. We'll need to decide on a date for the next teen movie night, when we'll watch My Fair Lady, the Christmas Day 1964 released musical film adaptation directed by George Cukor and starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison.

Friday, November 16, 2007

Internet Gaming is Here!

Looking for fun during Christmas break? Come meet new people and compete in our online computer gaming tournament! It will take place Wednesday, December 26th through Saturday, December 29th . Sign in and out, keep track of your scores, and we’ll have prizes for the highest scores in each game! Call 823-0156, extension 217.

Candy With Cathy!

Join us on December 15th from 2:00p.m.-3:30p.m. for a candy making extravaganza! Cathy Yavorchak, our own seasoned sweets specialist will be sharing some of her very own recipes! We’ll be dipping and drizzling chocolaty peanut buttery mixtures, and making barks and molds. Teens will each make a bag of treats to take home. Bon Appetit! Please call 823-0156, extension 217 to register.

Teen Babysitting Course!!

The Osterhout Free Library will host a two-part, American Red Cross Teen Babysitting Course on Saturday, December 1st and Saturday, December 8th from 9:00a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Students will be taught by a Red Cross Instructor and will receive a wallet-sized certification card and certificate upon completion. $40.00. Course materials are included. Teens ages 11-18 only. Please call to register by Wednesday, November 27th (570) 823-0156, extension 217.

Keeping Your Parents Safe on the Internet!

The Keeping Your Parents Safe on the Internet Class was a success! We had a lot of great questions and some very interesting discussion. Below are links to a 10-minute video and a short quiz that you can share with your parents:

Video: Identity Theft

Quiz: Quiz your parents!

Monday, November 12, 2007

Thanks to TAB Members!!

The Youth Services Department would like to thank Teen Advisory Board Members Amy Molitoris, Kayla Raniero, and Thomas Williams for creating the "Listen Up!" bulletin board in the teen area. We've already gotten quite a few recommendations, and it looks great!