YALSA opportunities: Summer Funding, Selected Booklists

The logo of YALSA, the Young Adult Library Services AssociationApply Now for the 2019 Summer Learning Grants!
Eligible YALSA members can now apply for the Summer Learning Resources Grant and the Teen Summer Intern Program Grant. Both grants are worth $1,000 each and are generously funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Twenty-five recipients will be selected for each grant. Apply by January 1, 2019.

Be on a Selected Booklist Blogging Team!
Are you interested in serving on a selected list blogging team in 2019? If so, please fill out this form by September 30, and indicate if you are interested in Quick Picks, Great Graphic Novels, Amazing Audiobooks, and/or Best Fiction for Young Adults. If you have questions, please contact Stephen Ashley, Hub Member Manager.

Summer Reading Reflections

books stacked on top of a table outdoors at dusk with lights in the backgroundWith school is back in session and fall weather in full force, Summer Reading might be the last thing on our minds, but this is a good time to step back and reflect on what worked well and what we’d like to change for next time while it’s still pretty fresh in our minds.

Here are a few reflections from libraries around the state. How did your Summer Reading program go? What hopes do you have for next year?

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