This session is part of the media literacy activities at the Holyoke Public Library’s Teen Room, where our Teen Host, Shayleena, interviews Rachel Dowd, Teen Librarian, about the activities planned for this summer of 2019. Some of the activities mentioned … Continue reading SUMMER AT THE HOLYOKE PUBLIC LIBRARY TEEN ROOM
In a session recorded at the Holyoke Public Library Teen Room, our teen host, Shayleena, is inviting the youth in Holyoke to attend the Late Night at the Library event, on May 17th, 2019. From 5 to 8 PM, there … Continue reading Late Night at the Library, a free event for teens.
The Holyoke Public Library has a unique space, dedicated to nurturing the needs and interests of youth in the community. Rachel Dowd is the Teen Librarian responsible for a transformation of the Teen Room to a hub for a myriad of activities that involve utilizing the Library as a safe space for reading, creativity workshops, promote self-expression, but most important, curate an inviting and welcoming space for youth to just BE. The Teen Room at Holyoke Public Library offers several activities and keeps adding more workshops, events, and opportunities for youth in the community to get access to entertainment that builds knowledge, skills, … Continue reading Rachel Dowd – Teen Librarian