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Teen Advisory Board
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Who is TAB?
The Teen Advisory Board is a group of middle and high school students who meet every month to plan and promote exciting teen programs at the DeSoto Public Library. They are committed to encouraging teen recreational reading, promoting teen literacy, and participating in community service projects.

What Do We Do?
TAB hosts and attends numerous events throughout the year including theme parties, community service and charity events, summer programs, educational seminars, job fairs and more!


Where Do We Meet?
TAB has created it's very own teen space at the library just for you! The Spot---where style meets creativity.


Why Should I Join?
Do you have a great idea for a teen program? Would you like to recommend and review books, movies, or other library materials?
Do you like having a good time, gaining experience, and meeting new people? If you answered yes then join TAB today!
For more information, please call Marq Runnels at 972.230.9663.

Click here to apply for the Teen Advisory Board
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November 15, 2014   •   3:00 p.m.   •   Library Teen Room

Here's what we'll be working on:
  • Senior Story Time
  • Sock Drive to Benefit the DeSoto Nursing and Rehabilitation Center


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 strenght finder 1.jpg As we graduate high school and begin to look for careers and colleges,
we want to put our best foot forward and show the world we are here
to make a difference. Strengths Finder 2.0 helps us do that by helping
us identify and develop our strengths. Discovering your talents and gifts
is key to finding out what what you're good at doing what you love.
This book helps us do just that.
Coming Soon:

Teen Reviews
Online Book Club


TAB Programs 2014
Want to see what kind of stuff we do? Check out our events!

January
February March April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

November

Senior Sock Drive
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October

Marshmallow Madness
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September

Every Year We Make Our Summer Count! (June-August)


Check out all the things we accomplished:
Book Buddies
Arts 'n' Crafts
Cultural & Educational Workshops
Summer Jobs
Career Prep
Volunteering
Prizes
June

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July

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August

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May

April

Drop Everything and Read Day
We celebrated National D.E.A.R. Day by having a teen read-a-thon and
pizza party. Great stories + Delicious food = goooood
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March

Teen Tech Week Scavenger Hunt
Our Scavenger Hunt was lots of fun. It gave us a basic introduction to
library services, both onlin
e and off. We also became more familiar with
library resources so we can better locate materials f
or future projects,
research, or just for fun
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Teen Empowerment Summit
Click here to see all the great things we did at the Summit!
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February

Love Your Library Month
Love your library month is all about giving back and appreciating all of
the services and resources our library provides everyday. We celebrated
and made sure our library was in
tip-top shape by straightening books on
library shelves and putt
ing them back in order. It felt great to help out
our library staff.

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January



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National Gaming Day

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Homecoming Mystery Bash

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March Madness Fitness Camp

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Candy Sale Fundraiser

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Image & Etiquette Workshop

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Book Angel Project

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Teen Luau

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Library Card Sign Up

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Anti-Bullying Story Time

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Christmas Toy Drive

We want to thank everyone who donated a toy and supported us. With your help we collected 42 toys for the Santa's Helpers program.

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Story Time with Mrs. Claus

We had just as much fun as the kids and enjoyed making their holiday special. Wow! Our event was featured in the Focus Daily News! Click here to read the article.

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