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TEEN VIDEO CHALLENGE 2014
The Vermont Department of Libraries and the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) are co-sponsoring a video contest. Teens, 13-18, individually or in teams, are invited to create a short Public Service Announcement promoting the 2014 summer theme, “Spark a Reaction,” and promoting reading and libraries. The winner of the Vermont challenge, when approved by CSLP, will receive $275 and his/her sponsoring library will be awarded prizes worth $125.
Go to the site listed below for more information!
“On the Hunt for the Perfect Job” is a free, five-week online course that guides participants through the job search process. No application, registration, or payment required—participants just need a name and email address to enroll. You’ll find more information and the link to register on the CCV website here: http://ccv.edu/online/looc/
Green Mountain Power and Vermont Magazine are excited to announce a new partnership that will continue to honor the literary legacy of Ralph Nading Hill, Jr. through the Vermont Writers’ Prize. The focus of the entry must be: Vermont–its People, the Place, its History or its Values. It can be an essay, short story, play or poem that is 1,500 words or less. The winner will receive a $1,500 prize as well as the honor of having their piece published in Vermont Magazine. Entries should be sent to Vermont Writers’ Prize, c/o Green Mountain Power, 163 Acorn Lane, Colchester, VT 05466. Visit greenmountainpower.com and vermont magazine.com or call (802) 655-8410 for more information. Entries are due by November 1, 2013.
http://families.naeyc.org/ – has some nice resources for families with young children.
KidsHealth.org This site has WORD! A Glossary of Medical Terms www.kidshealth.org/kid/word
The Nemours Foundation sponsors this site for parents, kids, and teens.
Kids talking about books on a list that kids annually choose a winner!
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Please make reading suggestions,
we would rather purchase books tailored for local needs. Books can be reserved and renewed in our online catalog from home, or call us. Your ID number is your whole library card number. Your pin number is the last four digits of your library card number. It will not work if you have overdue items. If you need help, let us know.
Cobleigh brings you Downloadable audio books from Overdrive! You can access all of their content with just your library card from the comfort of your home.
Check out the new ebooks!