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ABOVE THE INFLUENCE ART CLUB AND SHOWPaint brush paint
CLUB MEETINGS: Fridays, 4:30-5:30 pm
DATES: September 26, October 17, November 21, December 5

In partnership with Covina Coalition for Change, you are invited to create art and spread awareness on
the dangers of alcohol. For more information, contact Laura Caloca at (626) 331-5316.

GRAPHIC NOVEL CLUB
MEETING DATES: Fridays, 4:30-6 pm, August 29, September 12, October 10, November 14

pencilTeens will learn about storyboarding, art and design, the writing process and publication. Activities include movie days, graphic novel club readings and more! For information, call (626) 384-5276 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Ages 12-17.


MISFIT MOVIE MADNESS
DATE: Saturday, October 4, 11 am-4pm
Vote for your favorite movie (rated no higher than PG-13) by Friday, September 19 at any desk in the library.

TEEN READ WEEK
October 12-18
This year “Turn Dreams into Reality!”   What does this statement mean to you?  Submit an art piece or essay on this topic by Saturday, October 18. Winners receive a mystery prize! Also complete a survey for a drawing prize!

OTHER ACTIVITIES:

Complete a survey by October 18 and be eligible for a prize drawing!

Reading challenge: Check out a book from the Teen Read Week display by October 18 and be entered into a prize drawing!

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TEEN VOLUNTEER AND CAREER FAIR

Wednesday, October 15, 5-7 pm
Learn how to turn your dreams into a reality with advice from local organizations, gain volunteer opportunity information, and participate in a presentation.  Dress up as your hero and voice how they pursued their dreams! 

Presentation to take place at 6 p.m.

As a Library grant recipient, this event is made possible by YALSA and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s Teen Read Week grant.  For a full listing of events, please visit the Library or website.


Dollar General DG logoFor years, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation has provided Youth Literacy Grants to schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations in hopes to provide assistance in implementing and expanding literacy programs for youth.  For more information about Dollar General and its Youth Literacy Grants, visit www.dollargeneral.com.


Young Adult Library Services AssociationYALSAFor more than 50 years, YALSA has worked to build the capacity of libraries and librarians to engage, serve and empower teens.  For more information about YALSA or to access national guidelines and other resources, go to www.ala.org/yalsa, or contact the YALSA office by phone, (800) 545-2433, ext. 4390, or email, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .