Youth Advisory Council


The Richards Memorial Library

Youth Advisory Council (YAC)



   Calling all creative book lovers ages 12-17! YAC will meet one night a month at the Richards Memorial Library to brainstorm new Young Adult book displays and teen programs and to help select new books to add to our circulation. High school students are eligible for volunteer hours by participating in the council. The session will end with a pizza party. Previous YAC members can reapply and be considered if there is space.

     To apply, email Meredith O’Malley at and include your name, age, grade, and any interests or hobbies.       

     Participants must be willing to commit to one meeting a month for 5 months.  Meetings will take place from 7 pm - 8 pm on the following dates: