Hyack Teen Read Winner 2015 !

This year’s Hyack Teen Read Winner is ….. Our Interrupted Fairy Tale, by NWSS grad, Megan Williams. As a partnership between the NWPL and NWSS Library, the Hyack Teen Read program promotes reading for pleasure by recommending 10 books every year and encouraging New West teens to rate their favourite.  Fiction, non-fiction, and graphic novels are shortlisted by an Advisory Group of teens and librarians.  New West teens are always invited to join the Advisory Group.  This year’s promotion events included author visits by Megan Williams, book clubs, flyers, bookmarks, and contests.  Our next year’s Hyack Reads will be announced in October !

This year’s grand prize winner : Jennifer Dewan – A Kobo eReader !

Secondary winners : Hyack Teen Read book bag and Scholastic certificates.

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Spanish Club Photo Contest – Deadline May 1

Ribbet collage spanish club contestGuidelines

1. Photo must be an original taken by you.

2. Photo must relate to the Hispanic world or culture, broadly interpreted.

3. Submissions may be made by email or printed copies. Email Ms. Jones, Teacher-Librarian/ Spanish teacher. or nwsslibrary AT sd40.bc.ca

4. No visible faces in photo

5. School appropriate

6. The winning photo will be incorporated in the Spanish Club mural and receive a $50 gift card.