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For Teens

Summer Teen Volunteer Program Now Taking Applications

For Youth Ages 12-17 Who Have Completed 6th Grade

The Teen Volunteer Program is for youth ages 12-17 entering grades 7-12.  It is an opportunity for teens to interact with people of all ages, demonstrate cooperation and responsibility, and develop job skills and good work habits.

Volunteers are vital to the success of the Henry County Public Library Summer Learning Program.  If you are interested and can commit to volunteer hours May 21st through July 28th, please read all the information and complete the attached form. Return it to the Henry County Public Library by the deadline.

Teen Volunteers who complete their volunteer work will receive a certificate and an invitation to a special recognition gathering for Teen Volunteers.  All volunteers will be given an official volunteer t-shirt.

Per library policy, all volunteers, regardless of age, must have a background check on file at the library.  Please have your parent/guardian help you complete the attached background check form and return it with your application.  Background checks will be paid for by the library.

Deadline:  Please download, read the application carefully and return the completed application and signed contract to the Henry County Public Library no later than Tuesday, April 30th at 8 pm.  The library will begin interviewing potential volunteers on Saturday May 5th.  All chosen volunteers will be required to attended orientation during the week of May 14th.

Teen Volunteer Application-Contract

Applicant Release for Background Reporting

For questions or more information contact:

Teen Volunteer Coordinator

Suzanne M. Banta

845-5682/Suzanne@henrylibrary.org

Introducing Teen Tuesdays @ Your Library

Middle and High School Students Are Invited to a New Series of After School Programs for Teens

Participants in Teen Tuesday events will meet at the library on Tuesday afternoons at 4 pm beginning January 9th. 

1st Tuesday: Game Day with a Variety of Board, Card, and Electronic Games

2nd Tuesday:  K-Pop Club Celebrating South Korean Pop Music

3rd Tuesday:  Arts & Crafts

4th Tuesday:  Anime Club, an Appreciation of All Things Anime

 

 

 

 

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