Media Center Activities
The MCPS Library Services has a new interactive website for students to use for research. Done in Flash, the site has 29 interactive areas to use:
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Library Media Events and Promotions
Teen Read Week
This year's theme is Books with Beat @ your library®," which encourages teens to read poetry, audiobooks, books about music, and more. Libraries across the world celebrate Teen Read Week with a variety of special events and programs aimed at encouraging teens to read for pleasure and to visit their libraries for free reading materials.
Florida Teens Read Book Selection
The mission of the program is to encourage Florida teens to read enjoyable, quality literature that will stimulate imagination, awaken curiosity, expand horizons, enhance verbal fluency, and foster critical thinking and a lifelong love for reading and learning. floridamedia.org
School Library Media Month
Celebrating the fact that Library Media Centers provide materials to meet individual needs, varied interests, abilities, socioeconomic backgrounds and maturity levels of the students served with free access to ideas.
National Library Week
Theme: "Worlds connect@your library."
National Library Week is an annual celebration of the contributions of our nation's libraries and librarians. National Library Week will be observed April 10-16, 2011 with the theme, "Create your own story @ your library®." National Library Week is an annual celebration of the contributions of our nation's libraries and librarians. April 10-16, 2011.