Teen Advisory Board

  1. Thu Mar. 5

    Teen Advisory Board:TICOS Want to make a difference for the library and the community? Join our Teen Advisory Board called TICOS (Teens Inspiring Change Optimism & Service) We are also a junior Optimist group. Tonight we are making ice cream tacos, so you won't want to miss out!
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  2. Thu Mar. 12

    Peeps Contest Get creative with a favorite of the Easter season: Peeps! Create your own masterpiece scene by yourself or as a group project. we will provide some supplies, but you are free to bring in something to add. All entries will be on display in the library to give people a chance to vote for their favorites. Winners will be announced on Friday, March 27 and will receive a sweet prize and bragging rights! Register today!
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  3. Sat Mar. 14

    Teen Job Skills Workshop Need a job? Have no clue how to get one? Sign up for this workshop taught by local businesses who work with teens and Greater Burlington Partnership. It will cover everything from applications to interviews, and how to keep your job once you land it. The cost is $5 to cover your lunch & snacks, but if you bring your lunch, it's a freebie! Here is an added perk. If you attend this workshop, you get first chance at the Teen Job & Career Fair the next Saturday (March 21, 10-12)
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What is the Teen Advisory Board? 

The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is made up of 6th through 12th graders like you who meet to:

  • plan events
  • help make the teen space a comfy & attractive place to hang out
  • help choose books, music, and movies for the library to buy
  • hang out, eat, and just generally have fun
Want to Join?
If you're interested, send us an e-mail at youthservices@burlington.lib.ia.us, or call Becky at 319-753-1647, or just show up at our next meeting! 

When is the next meeting?
TAB Meeting dates and times are decided at the previous meeting. Please check the Library Calendar for the next meeting date and bring a friend!