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NEW!TEEN SUMMER READING CHALLENGE
June 22 - Aug. 16. For teens entering grades 7-12
Get started here soon.

Log your summer reading online to enter prize raffles.
You could win the grand prize, a Kindle Fire Tablet!

Sponsors: The Friends of Abington Library, All Wrapped Up at Baederwood Pharmacy, Applebee’s, Hill Top Miniature Golf, Jules Thin Crust Pizza, Lee’s Hoagie House, Mine By Design, Papa John’s Pizza, Philly Soft Pretzel Factory, Qdoba, Roman Delight Restaurant, Roslyn Pizza, Velvet Sky Bakery, Southwest Moe’s

LOG YOUR READING ONLINE OR AT THE LIBRARY

EVERY WEEK...
You’ll be entered in prize raffles! Every 60 minutes or 50 pages of reading = one raffle entry

YOU CAN READ...
eBooks, audiobooks, manga, print books, magazines

Read at least ten hours and be entered to win bogger prizes like a Kindle Fire Tablet at the Teen Summer Reading Party on August 25.

YOU COULD WIN...
free food, ear buds, gift cards and more!

Join the challenge today!


Teen Book Club - "Curveball: the Year I Lost My Grip"

 


Abington READS!

Abington READS!

Volunteer this summer with kids! Earn service learning hours!

We need teens (entering grades 7-12) who want to help young children with their reading skills. By reading to children one hour a week, you can inspire a whole new generation of readers to love books!

Starts Monday, June 29. Ends Tuesday, Aug. 4. Registration begins June 1.

Choose a Session: Mondays at 6 p.m. or 7 p.m., Tuesdays at 11 a.m. or 6 p.m.

Mandatory Training
Thursday, June 18, from 6:30-7:30 or Saturday, June 20, from 11-12 p.m.

Registration begins June 1. Register at the Information Desk (215-885-5180, ext. 13) or online by clicking on the link for both children & teen registration for Abington Reads: http://bit.ly/abingtonreads


Roslyn READS!

Roslyn READS!TEENS!

Earn Service Learning Hours! Certificates will be awarded!

Do you like to read aloud? Would you like to help young children (entering kindergarten through entering third grade) practice their reading skills over the summer?  The Roslyn Branch is seeking young adult volunteers (ages 12-17) to help in this worthwhile endeavor. You can sign up for one hour per week-- you get to read some great children’s books and inspire young children to become successful readers!

Required Training Session: All students are required to attend a training session on procedures and read-aloud techniques. Required training sessions will be Wednesday, June 18 from 7-7:45 p.m. or Saturday, June 20 from 11-11:45 a.m.

Program dates: June 22 – Aug. 24, 2015. 
Monday afternoons from 1:30-2:30 p.m. OR Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 1.
Please call 215-886-9818, visit Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Avenue, Roslyn, PA 19001 or email cfrankford@mclinc.org to register.   


College Essay Boot Camp 


Surviving the College Application Process - A Workshop for Parents
Surviving the College Application Process - A Workshop for Parents

 

Upcoming Teen Events

Event Event datesort descending Location
200 Years Young: A Short History of Collecting and Exhibiting at PAFA 06/04/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm Abington
Friends' Meeting 06/06/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Abington
SRC - NEW! CREATE A SUMMER SUPERHERO 06/08/2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Abington
Meditation: The Key to a Happy Life 06/11/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm Abington
Abington and Roslyn READS! - Teen Mandatory Training 06/18/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Abington
SRC - NEW! TOUCH-A-TRUCK EVENT 06/20/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Abington
Abington and Roslyn READS! - Teen Mandatory Training 06/20/2015 - 11:00am to 11:45am Abington
Roslyn READS! 06/22/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Roslyn READS! 06/22/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
College Essay Boot Camp 06/22/2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Abington
Teen Book Club - "Curveball: the Year I Lost My Grip" 06/24/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Abington
Surviving the College Application Process - A Workshop for Parents 06/25/2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 06/29/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Abington READS! 06/29/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 06/29/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Abington READS! 06/29/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 06/30/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 06/30/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 07/06/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Abington READS! 07/06/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 07/06/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Basic Arabic 07/06/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/06/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/07/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/07/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
College Essay Boot Camp 07/09/2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 07/13/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Abington READS! 07/13/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 07/13/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Basic Arabic 07/13/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/13/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/14/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/14/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 07/20/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Abington READS! 07/20/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 07/20/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Basic Arabic 07/20/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/20/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/21/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/21/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 07/27/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Abington READS! 07/27/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 07/27/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Basic Arabic 07/27/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/27/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/28/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 07/28/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
FANDOMonium! Team Trivia Night 07/30/2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 08/03/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Abington READS! 08/03/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 08/03/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Basic Arabic 08/03/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Abington
Abington READS! 08/03/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 08/04/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Abington
Abington READS! 08/04/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 08/10/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Roslyn READS! 08/10/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Basic Arabic 08/10/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Abington
SRC - NEW! SUPERHERO SATURDAY (ages 3-9) 08/15/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Abington
Roslyn READS! 08/17/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Roslyn READS! 08/17/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Roslyn READS! 08/24/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm Roslyn
Roslyn READS! 08/24/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Roslyn
Nutrition 09/18/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Roslyn
Master Gardener Programs 09/28/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Roslyn
Pettit Performs Poe 10/28/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm Abington