Teen Reading Buddies Training
Teens who are interested in the Reading Buddies program this July and August are required to attend this training session. Reading Buddies partners teen volunteers with children ages 6 to 10 to share a love of reading while sharpening their reading skills.
Wednesday, June 1
5 to 6 p.m.
Children's Event Room
The reading sessions will be on Mondays beginning July 11th and ending August 15th. Teens need to be available each week for at least an hour.
After reviewing availability, approved volunteers will be paired with at least one child, possibly more. Applications and details about the program can be found in the Children’s Department and the Teen Room, or can be downloaded here. Applications should be filled out prior to the training meeting and brought to the meeting.
Teens must be ages 13-18 and have completed 7th grade by July 1st to participate in Reading Buddies.