The Pinellas Public Library Cooperative is again presenting a Teen Job Skills program, Hire Me! Teen Secrets for Getting the Job. Libraries will host programs for teens in April and May 2007 at at the following libraries: April 14 at 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Dunedin Library (223 Douglas Avenue); April 15 at 1 - 4 p.m. at Seminole Library (9200 113th Street N); April 21 at 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Pinellas Park Library (7770 52nd Street); April 23 at 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the St Petersburg Johnson Library (1059 18th Ave S); and May 5 at 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. at the Palm Harbor Library (2330 Nebraska Avenue). Participants will need to register for programs with the participating library.
Each library will host a program that will include information on interviewing skills, resume building, making a good impression with an employer and communicating value as teens seek employment.
All programs will include incentives, giveaways, and activities to strengthen the skills for getting a job. Participants will also receive FREE meals during the three-hour long sessions. Through this program, teens will have an opportunity to participate in future workshops that will assist in job placement for the summer.
For more information regarding the program, please contact Paula Godfrey at the Pinellas Public Library Cooperative office at (727) 441-8408.
To register for a program, please contact: ; Dunedin (727) 298-3080; Palm Harbor (727) 784-3332; Pinellas Park (727) 541-0718; Seminole (727) 394-6905; and St Petersburg Johnson (727) 893-7113.