Monday, November 25, 2013

Teen Winter Reading Starts Next Week! (December 1st - February 28th)

 

Read at least 5 books this winter for a chance to win great stuff!  Weekly prizes include headphones and teen books, and one lucky teen will win the grand prize of a $100 Amazon gift card!

Pick up entry forms at any SCPL location beginning December 1st. Read as much as possible before the fun ends February 28th!

Friday, November 22, 2013

Meet Sarah!

We have a lot of new faces at SCPL Teens! First, meet Sarah, our new Teen Assistant at the Inman Branch!

 

 

 

Education and Work Background: BA in Theatre Education from Winthrop University, worked as a Special Effects Makeup Artist at Scarowinds, worked at Children's Theatre of Charlotte.

 

Then What: Worked a Stage Management internship at Flat Rock Playhouse.

 

Family: Mama, Daddy, brother Ronnie, and an assortment of cats.

 

Hobbies: Theatre, Hiking, Camping, Playing music, Sketching, Reading, Going to concerts

 

Favorite Quote: "The mountains are calling and I must go." -John Muir

 

Favorite Teen Books: Harry Potter Series, Series of Unfortunate Events, The Hunger Games, Unwind by Neil Shusterman

 

Favorite Non-Teen Books: Gap Creek by Robert Morgan, Sherlock Holmes, Agatha Christie

 

Recently Read: Wildwood by Colin Meloy

 

Why you want to work with teens: I want to help teenagers discover a love for books and a desire for knowledge.