What are some good DIY themed items that would make good prizes? What sort of displays around the DIY them are folks planning, either on their web site or in the library? Share your ideas here!Continue
"I usually hand out candy/snacks and books as prizes and they love the food. They're always looking for some kind of snack!
As for a display I'm going to have a book display with tech/DIY related books and hanging around the entrance of the…"
"I don't think it is too simple. When I have theme parties I usually get together prizes ranging from books to Pocky. Sometimes I will have a $15 movie gift card but everyone will just go for the Pocky. In fact when people start to get…"
"I know this sounds too simple but, teens enjoy snacks, like small candy bars, lunch box cookie packs, coupon to the local deli, ice cream shop or candy shop. Teens I work with are always hungry.
I've put together artsy bags too. Just a…"
"For most of our activities they will have to come up with some sort of information which suggests they did the challenge. (Our bingo is a mix of low and high tech.) Ex: Play song #5 on the tape, write the first line. or Find the TTW…"
"We'll be initialing the bingo sheets as they complete each task so this will promote participating in this program while in the library. As an example, one of the tasks is visiting our Teen Page, so they would simply show us they are visiting…"
"Mollie and Donna, thanks for your suggestions. I spoke with my Head Librarian and we've decided earbud headphones would be a good prize considering how many kids ask if we have any spares.
As for some of the bingo square ideas, I wanted to get…"
What are some good DIY themed items that would make good prizes? What sort of displays around the DIY them are folks planning, either on their web site or in the library? Share your ideas here!See More
To Whom It May Concern:We are hosting our Teen Tech Week on April 18-22 at New Brunswick High School. We already line up some speakers for this event. We want to have a prize drawing each night. For…Continue
Teens really became creative today at Brooklyn Public Library's Arlington Branch with the throwies. One teen made a flower that also serves as a writing pen that will light up. Another teen created a…Continue
Many of us in the public library sector are always looking for ways to partner with public schools. Teen Tech Week is a perfect time to make those connections. We all have a similar mission, and that…Continue