You Count: Activism under 18

If you’ve spent anytime on website recently or checked your mailbox or read the Herald, you know that on April 24th, 2018, there’s a special election and Sno-Isle Libraries has a ballot measure for voters in Snohomish and Island counties to vote on. But what if you’re too young to vote in this special election (or […]

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You Count: Local voting resources

Next week is a Special Election. If you’re new to voting or learning about ballot measures you might be asking yourself, How am I supposed to know what to vote for? Where do I learn about the issues?  Voting on ballot measures is a task not to be taken lightly. Here at the library, we want […]

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Wanted: Mad YouTube skills!

Do you like to shoot videos? Do you want to win $100? Are you between 13 and 18? Put your video production skills to work for yourself and your favorite library by entering the CSLP Teen Video Challenge, sponsored by the Washington State Library and the Collaborative Summer Library Program. The deadline is February 10, […]

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Trailer Tuesday: #NotYourPrincess

Trailer Tuesday: #NotYourPrincess: Voices of Native American Women by Lisa Charleyboy and Mary Beth Leatherdale Contact Marta @ the Marysville Library with book trailer suggestions or post in the comments below.

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You Count: Featured Teen Volunteer – Anna K.

Our new featured teen volunteer is Anna K. from Camano Island! You may recognize Anna as one of our Teen Ambassadors. Anna is a Sophomore at Stanwood High school whose passions include writing and cosplay, and hopes to one day publish a book. Anna, why volunteer with the library? “The library is a fantastic resource that […]

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Marysville Teens win summer reading video contest

    Sarah Archer and Caedmon Calbero, juniors at Marysville Getchell High School, looked for the deeper meaning behind the Sno-Isle Libraries’ Explore Summer slogan “Build a Better World” to create a summer reading video that won the 2017 Washington Teen Video Challenge. Sarah and Caedmon are both enrolled in a video broadcast class at […]

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You Count: Featured Teen Volunteer – Alexander

  Volunteers are part of the reason Sno-Isle Libraries are so wonderful! As a part of an ongoing series, this week for You Count we are featuring one of our awesome teen volunteers, Alexander from the Edmonds Library! About:  “I am a tenth grader at Lakeside School. Aside from volunteering, my other passions include Model […]

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You Count: 65 Ways to Make a Difference

If you’re not yet old enough to vote, you might feel helpless sometimes, thinking there’s nothing you can do to make a difference in the world. Fortunately for you (and for the world), nothing could be further from the truth! I recently came across a list of 65 Ways to Make a Difference. It’s one […]

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You Count – Influencing Others

You have a superpower – the power to influence others. Did you know? Why is this a superpower? Let’s take a look at that. The first thing to consider is that other people matter. They matter “because so much of our happiness is dependent on others.”* Taking it a step further – look at the […]

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You Count: Featured Teen Volunteer

Sno-Isle Libraries are great, not just because of the resources we hold, events we offer, and friendly staff ready to help you. Our volunteers make a HUGE difference. Not only do they help take care of tasks that need to be done, but they step up to be a part of the library community. Being present […]

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