Teen Advisory Group

Want to make a difference in your community and earn service hours? Join the Woodbridge Public Library Teen Advisory Group! 

 
Exclusively open to students in grades 8-12, the Teen Advisory Group's mission is to promote and grow library services for teens in the Woodbridge Township community by:
 
  • Planning and running teen events at the library
  • Recommending books, movies, music, manga, and magazines for the library to add to its collection
  • Creating and helping to maintain a cool area for teens in the library
  • Promoting library events and services within the community and in schools
  • Encouraging expression by and for teens via the creation of displays, flyers, and booklists
 

What Do You Get Out of It? 

  • Fulfill community service requirements
  • Have a say in the materials & programs for teens at the Woodbridge Public Library and its branches
  • Be creative and expressive through a variety of activities
  • Get personal satisfaction in serving your community and other teens
  • Add an impressive role to your college or job application
  • Make new friends!
 

Some of the past projects of the Teen Advisory Group include: 

  • Planning and running events like our annual Halloween Party and Random Fandom nights
  • Providing reader services for children and parents by creating a Favorite Children’s Books bookmark and display for Woodbridge Township Youth Month
  • Designing signs and collecting materials for a book drive to benefit the Middlesex County Juvenile Detention Center
  • Generating ideas and helping out at Summer Reading Program events for the Main Library and branches
  • Creating greeting cards to brighten the day of our homebound patrons

 

How to Get Started

 
The Teen Advisory Group meets the first Thursday of the month at 3:45 PM in the Main Library BEC Room (3rd Floor). 
To join, pick up a Teen Advisory Group application at a library or print one from here, complete it, and return it to a library reference desk. You can also bring a completed application to the next Teen Advisory Group meeting. 
 
Any questions? Call 732-634-4450, email dgarcia@woodbridgelibrary.org, or stop by any library location for more information. 
 

What are you waiting for? Show some library love and join today!