Teen Advisory Group Member

(Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library)

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Position ID: V-GRE0029 Last Modified: 02 Oct 2017 Last Full Update: 02 Oct 2017
Opportunity Details
ContactNadia Danyluk, Youth Services Librarian, Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library; Phone: 519-376-6623 ext 4; Fax: 519-376-7170; Email: ndanyluk@owensound.library.on.ca
DutiesThe Teen Advisory Group (TAG) acts as a resource for the Youth Services staff at the Library in areas such as book selection, volunteer support, activity planning and promotion.
More Info Linkwww.owensound.library.on.ca
BenefitsTeen Advisory Group (TAG) is provided with snacks at the monthly meetings. Volunteer hours with TAG count toward the OSSD volunteer requirement.
ClientsTeen Advisory Group (TAG) members are mostly involved with other teens, though opportunities are given to volunteer with children's programs.
Ages13 year(s) - 19 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForYouth (12-18) ; Highschool students
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Event Coordination & Support ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceMentoring & Training ; Planning & Organizing ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year) - 1 year
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours1 / Month
Dates and TimesTuesday: Evening (7-8pm) 
Teen Advisory Group (TAG) meetings take place on the first Tuesday of the month from October to June at 7:00 pm in the Library's Youth Services Department. Volunteers may accumulate more hours by assisting with TAG programs.
SeasonsYear Round ; The Teen Advisory Group is active throughout the school year. During the summer other volunteer opportunities exist for teens at the Library in the form of Reading Buddies and Wacky Wednesday programs.
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Location824 1st Avenue West, Owen Sound
Number of PositionsGrey County: 10 individual(s) ; Owen Sound: 10 individual(s) 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is required ; Teen Advisory Group (TAG) members must complete training with Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 04 Oct 2016
Agency Details
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Organization NameOwen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library
Office Phone519-376-6623
Address & Map
824 1st Ave W
Owen Sound, ON N4K 4K4
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