The Urban Libraries Council has honored the library for its efforts in civic and community engagement. Library staff often serve as community facilitators.
The Teens’ Top Ten is a teen choice list, where teens from around the country nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year. You can vote for your favorites on the list during August and September and the winners will be announced during Teen Read Week in October. We’ll be having a Books […]
Library volunteer Joella Brown, a former children’s librarian, took home the “Inspiring Generations” award at the 2012 United Way of Greater Topeka Volunteer Awards banquet.
Here is a great opportunity to honor women who in their volunteer capacity help make our community great. Request For Proposal Posted on April 6, 2012 Deadline: May 31, 2012 L’Oreal Invites Nominations for Women of Worth Awards Honoring Exemplary Women Community Volunteers L’Oreal Paris, a division of L’Oreal USA, Inc., has announced the opening […]
The National Book Award is an American literary prize given to writers by writers and administered by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization. There are prizes awarded in the categories fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and young people’s literature. See all the winners here. The winner of the Young People’s Literature award is: Inside Out & […]
The Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year. Nominators are members of teen book groups in sixteen school and public libraries around the country. The top twenty-five nominations are posted online during National Library Week, and teens across the country vote on their […]