If you are interested in STEM activities, enjoy reading, and need required volunteer/service hours for school, the Morehead City Library Youth Advisory Board is for you!
What is the Youth Advisory Board?
The Youth Advisory Board (YAB) consists of a group of young people in grades 6 through 12 who are interested in volunteering and taking an active role in determining services and programs at the public library. Serving on the YAB can satisfy volunteer/service requirements for school and look great on college applications or job resumes.
Requirements to Serve
Junior YAB: Must be in grades 6 through 8 (Middle School students)
Senior YAB: Must be in grades 9 through 12 (High School students)
Attend monthly meetings the first Thursday of each month at 5 pm.
Be willing to serve for at least one semester.
Fall 2022: Sep 1, Oct 6, Nov 3, Dec 1
Spring 2023: Jan 5, Feb 2, Mar 2, Apr 6
Summer 2023: May 4, Jun 1, Jul 6, Aug 3
Plan library services
Promote library programs and services at school and in the community
Make suggestions for the collection
Assist with library programs for children
Meet and work with others and have fun at the library
How do I become a member?
Submit YAB Application completed and signed by volunteer and parent/guardian:
In person at the library (202 South 8th Street, Morehead City, NC 28557) – or –
Email your application to Tegan Owen, Youth and Young Adult Librarian at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please call at 252-726-3765 with questions or for further information.