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There are many reasons to celebrate the dog days of August (the start of school?!?) but if you don't have a good reason, check out what others are celebrating this month!
Audio Book Appreciation Month
If you never tried listening to an audio book this is the month to start! There are some excellent teen audio books out there. Stay tuned for a list of our favorites! You can even check out Sonoma County Library's downloaded audio books!
The teen choice awards is coming to FOX on Monday, August 9th. Its not too late to have your voice heard! Vote now! You can vote everyday!
Did you know that more than 3 billion hot dogs per year are consumed in the U.S.? Click on our link for more fun facts and recipes. And, don't forget those hot dogs for your 4th of July celebration!
National "Doghouse Repairs" Month
Time to fix those leaky roofs in your doghouse in preparation for winter. There are plenty of websites to help you with this project. It will give you something to do on these L-O-N-G summer days!
Summer Reading has started!
This year's theme is Make Waves @ Your Library
Here's How it Works:
Sign Up at your local library and RECEIVE a FREE BOOK
Read books each week
Return short reviews to
Enter at your local library for...
Prizes include gift certificates to Copperfield Books, Starbucks, itunes and more! The grand prize at each branch is a flip camera!
This is the 2nd Annual International Surf Music Month. This event is sponsored by the North East Surf Music Alliance.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month
Lately it seems like the news is filled with horrible sad news. However, once in awhile you come across a fun story. Its great when a teen makes the news for something positive. Here are two stories that will make you smile.
Gum Wrapper Prom Dress
Ever heard of the prom dresses made from duct tape? These teens took it one step further, they made their prom outfits out of gum wrappers.
Tomorrow, May 15th, after the Rose Parade in Santa Rosa, high school chefs are having a cooking battle. The schools that are participating are El Molino, Piner and Maria Carrillo. The chefs have to make three small plates using a "secret ingredient". You can watch the cooking action at the Courthouse Square. http://www.biteclubeats.com/2010/05/battle-of-the-high-school-chefs.html