Protect Kids Online Podcast
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Welcome to the new Teens page of the Irvin L. Young Memorial Library.  We hope you have fun checking out the various links for teen-related activities.
Fan-TOTE-tic Beasts Program: Decorate a Tote Bag!
Tuesday, November 13th 4:30 p.m.

Best for ages 12 and up

Make your own fantastic tote to keep all your creatures (or books) in!  All supplies are provided first come, first served. No registration is required.

Oreo Taste Off
Monday, December 3rd 4:30 p.m.

Best for ages 12+
Put your taste buds to the test to see what Oreo is the best! We will have a variety of flavors from mint to cherry cola. Which is the best? Which is just weird? You decide! No registration required. This event is free and open to the public.

STEM Ambassadors

We are seeking community-minded hobbyists, specialists, and enthusiasts of all kinds to share their passion with us.  Do you have a skill or talent that you’d like to share? Volunteer to be a STEM Ambassador! STEM Ambassadors provide interactive workshops that encourage learning, creativity, and curiosity in our community.  They do so by planning and implementing hands-on workshops, leading activities, and providing a positive learning environment.

Some areas of interest for workshops:

Jewelry making
3D Printing
Art classes
Mixed-Media design

Ambassador Criteria:
Students must have completed 8th grade in order to host workshops.
Ambassadors must provide a positive learning environment that is in accordance with the library's policies.
Interested parties must fill out an application form.  
Ambassadors will be chosen at the librarian's discretion.

If you are interested in being a STEM Ambassador, please fill out the form and a librarian will contact you.