Teen Advisory Board


Who is TAB?

The Teen Advisory Board is a group of middle and high school students who meet every month to plan and promote exciting teen programs at the DeSoto Public Library. They are committed to encouraging teen recreational reading, promoting teen literacy, and participating in community service projects.


Do We Do?

TAB hosts and attends numerous events throughout the year including theme parties, community service and charity events, summer programs, educational seminars, job fairs and more!



o We Meet?

TAB has created it's very own teen space at the library just for you! The Spot---where style meets creativity.

Why Shoul

d I Join?

Do you have a great idea for a teen program? Would you like to recommend and review books, movies, or other library materials?
Do you like having a good time, gaining experience, and meeting new people? If you answered yes then join TAB today!
For more information, please call Marq Runnels at 972.230.9663.

Click here
to apply for the Teen Advisory Board.



This video was created by the DeSoto Early College High School Literary Scholars, and produced in partnership with the DeSoto Public Library.

Baking with Ayalah & The TAB DeSoto Public Library: This week we partnered with the DeSoto Public Library Teen Advisory Board to make one bowl chocolate chip cookies!

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Hunger Games Mockingjay Party

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Marshmallow Madness

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SRC Book Buddies


Summer Reading Club Programs

Every Year We Make Our Summer Count. Some of the fun things we got to do in 2014 were Book Buddies, Arts 'n' Crafts, Cultural & Educational Workshops, Summer Jobs, Career Prep, Volunteering, and Prizes.
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Senior Story Time and Sock Drive

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Love Your Library Month

Love your library month is all about giving back and appreciating all of the services and resources our library provides everyday. We celebrated and made sure our library was in tip-top shape by straightening books on library shelves and putting them back in order. It felt great to help out our library staff.

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Holiday Treats Workshop

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Drop Everything and Read Day

We celebrated National D.E.A.R. Day by having a teen read-a-thon and pizza party. Great stories + Delicious food = goooood

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National Gaming Day

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Homecoming Mystery Bash

March Madness Fitness Camp


Candy Sale Fundraiser


Image & Etiquette Workshop


Book Angel Project


Teen Luau


Library Card Sign Up

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Anti-Bullying Story Time


We want to thank everyone who donated a toy and supported us. With your help we collected 42 toys for the Santa's Helpers program.

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Christmas Toy Drive