If you haven’t seen the new display of art by teens in Ms. Ellen Pennock’s art class at Trumansburg High School, stop by to check it out!
On Wednesday, April 9 at 7:00 pm, high school students and their parents/guardians are invited to attend a workshop led by Lucia Tyler from Tyler Admission Consulting. Ms. Tyler will help attendees understand the college admissions process, learn how to find the right fit, and explore ways to minimize college expenses.
Note new day!
Join Justyn and Gage at the library to play Dungeons & Dragons on Wednesdays from 3-5 pm. Bring your friends! Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is required; call the library at 607-387-5623 or visit the circulation desk to register.
This program is supported by funds from the TCSD Foundation.
Bridges for Youth & Families, Tompkins County’s runaway and homeless youth program, is looking for teens to join its Youth Advisory Committee (YAC). UPL will host an informational meeting for YAC Tburg on Wednesday, October 23, from 3:30-4:30pm.
Past YAC members have worked on PR, outreach, fundraising, and special projects surrounding Runaway and Homeless Youth Awareness Month in November. It’s an active group in which the participating youth get to shape the activities they will work on throughout the year.
Oh, and there will be snacks!
In honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, we’ve compiled a list of books that deal with bullying for all reading and maturity levels, to help young people and parents navigate this difficult topic. You’ll find titles categorized below as Picture Books, Middle Grades, Teens, Non-Fiction, and For Parents. There are also a few links at the very end of the post.
Each title below is linked to the catalog, so you can see if it’s available or place a hold if you wish.
Loudmouth George and the Sixth-Grade Bully by Nancy Carlson
After having his lunch repeatedly stolen by a bully twice his size, Loudmouth George and his friend Harriet teach him a lesson he’ll never forget.
Llama Llama and the Bully Goat by Anna Dewdney
Following the teacher’s lead, Llama Llama tells Gilroy Goat he should not act like a bully on the playground.
Martha Walks the Dog by Susan Meddaugh
Martha rescues the neighborhood from a bully dog with the help of a parrot.