Winners will be announced at StoryCon: Teen Saturday, 11/16, at the Main Library Prizes awarded and readings staged on Saturday, 12/14, at the Main Library
Featured Teen Programs
IN THEIR SHOES: TEENS AND DATING VIOLENCE
Scenario-based training generates thoughtful discussion. Talk about what dating is like for today’s teens – from their perspective. Participants will become characters in different scenarios, make choices, and see different outcomes. Led by Karen McQueary, Artemis Center.
MY GENERATION RX
You know the importance of using medications safely, but do you know how to turn down invitations to misuse? Do you have alternatives to cope with the demands of life? This program, presented by Goodwill/Easter Seals Miami Valley, can help.
Career Cruising is a website that lets you identify which careers will be the best fit for you. Answer a series of questions on your skills and interests, and you'll learn more about career pathways and post-secondary educational opportunities. Log in to your personal account to build a portfolio, create a personalized four-year high school plan, save careers and schools of interest, create professional looking resumes, and learn about the costs and benefits of going to school and getting a job. It's a one-stop shop to reach your career and college goals.
This resource is supported by the State Library of Ohio with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Looking for a good book? Seventh grade students from the Dayton Regional STEM School have created podcast recommendations for you! Click here to get brief, intriguing summaries of some awesome books to try.
Here’s a user-friendly site with articles from magazines and scholarly journals, newspapers, websites, photographs, maps - even TV and radio transcripts. Includes the MLA and APA citations you need to back up your research.