Teen Advisory Group
Want to make a difference in your community and earn service hours? Drop by one of our Teen Advisory Group meetings!
Exclusively open to students in grades 8 through 12, the Teen Advisory Group's mission is to promote and grow library services for teens in the Woodbridge Township community by:
- Planning and running teen events at the library
- Recommending books, movies, music, manga, and magazines for the library to add to its collection
- Creating and helping to maintain a cool area for teens in the library
- Promoting library events and services within the community and in schools
- Encouraging expression by and for teens via the creation of displays, flyers, and booklists
What Do You Get Out of It?
- Fulfill community service requirements
- Have a say in the materials and programs for teens at the Woodbridge Public Library and its branches
- Be creative and expressive through a variety of activities
- Get personal satisfaction in serving your community and other teens
- Add an impressive role to your college or job application
- Make new friends!
Some of the past projects of the Teen Advisory Group include:
- Planning and running events like our annual Halloween Party and Random Fandom nights
- Providing reader services for children and parents by creating a Favorite Children's Books bookmark and display for Woodbridge Township Youth Month
- Generating ideas and helping out at Summer Reading Program events for the Main Library and branches
How to Get Started
The Teen Advisory Group meets twice per month at each library location, at 3:30pm, from September to June. Check out out our calendar to view Upcoming Teen Advisory Group Meetings.
To join, just come to a meeting! There's no registration or application required. Just sign in on the attendance sheet at each meeting, and we'll keep track of how many hours you have.
Any questions? Call 732-634-4450, email Teen Services, or stop by any library location for more information.
What are you waiting for? Show some library love and join today!