Skip to Main Content

CALLING TEEN VISUAL ARTISTS & DJ/MC's!

Visual Artists ages 13-19: Apply online by Feb 16th to have your work featured in the 5th annual Urban Art Jamm at Central Library on April 25th, 2020!

If selected, a few perks:

  • Have hundreds of people see your work!
  • Add the exhibition to your resume and college application!
  • Have a chance to have your work selected for the cover of a book!

 

DJ's & Emcee's ages 13-19: Apply online by Feb 16th to help host the 5th annual Urban Art Jamm at Central Library on April 25th, 2020!

If selected, a few perks:

  • Have hundreds of people see your work!
  • Add the gig to your resume and college application!
 
Download the DJ/MC flyer here to spread the word
 
Questions?

ABOUT THE URBAN ART JAMM EVENT


ABOUT THE YOUTH COUNCIL PROGRAM

WHO

Teens, ages 14-19! Motivated, collaborative, creative individuals who want to share their voice in library decision-making, event-planning and leadership.

WHAT

Plan and execute BLP's largest teen event of the year, Urban Art Jamm at Central Library. Build skills in event planning, budgeting, and marketing. Learn the ins and outs of how libraries operate. Serve as peer leaders and library advocates.

WHEN

Once Wednesday a month from 5:30-7:30 PM from Nov-May, plus mid-winter break intensive and event on April 25, 2020.

WHERE

Brooklyn Public Library's Central Library, located at 10 Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn.

HOW

Apply online between Sept 15 - Oct 15.

All applicants will received a follow up email, and select applicants will be invited for an interview on Oct 22th or 24th.  10 teens will be offered a spot on the Youth Council. We look forward to receiving your application!

WHAT ELSE: The Perks 

  • Do something important in your community.
  • Earn a stipend, volunteer hours, and resume-boosting experience.
  • Meet kids from across the city, and connect to new opportunities.
  • Fun, friends, and food!

Click here for our program flyers: blue guitar and purple dancer!

Contact: [email protected]

close navigation 
BPL is still here, no matter what. And that's thanks to YOU. Your support matters.
Make a gift