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Teen Advisory Group (TAG)

TAG logo with photos of teen faces

What does TAG do?

Surrey Libraries' TAG members help make the library a great place for teens!

  • Help plan and develop teen programs at the library
  • Give feedback on the library's collection (books, music, movies), and on the library's Teen Central website
  • Suggest improvements for the library to better serve teens
  • Volunteer to help run programs and community events  

TAG earns you volunteer credit hours for attending meetings and participating in youth programs.

Membership Criteria

To join Teen Advisory Group, you must:

  • Be 13-18 years of age
  • Have a valid library card
  • Attend monthly TAG meetings (one hour)
  • Volunteer in the library a minimum of 10 hours annually
  • Use the library appropriately

If you miss more than 3 meetings in a row without notification, you will have to reapply.

Where and when does TAG meet?

Join a TAG at a location near you:  City Centre, Fleetwood, Guildford, or Semiahmoo Libraries.  Once you join a group, you can only change locations with permission from the group leaders.

Anyone interested in joining can fill out an application form, get it signed by a parent and attend the next meeting at the chosen location. For more information call Ellen at 604-598-7436 or eywu@surrey.ca

City Centre Library TAG

When: Third Wednesday of the month, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sept 18, Oct 16, Nov 20, Jan 15, Feb 19, Mar 19, Apr16, May 21

Where: City Centre Library Teen Lounge (L3)

Details: Due to high registration, City Centre TAG is no longer accepting applications at this time.

Fleetwood Library TAG

When: Last Wednesday of the month, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sept 25, Oct 30, Nov 27, Jan 29, Feb 26, Mar 26, Apr 30, May 28

Where: Fleetwood Library Meeting Room 

Details: Due to high registration, Fleetwood TAG is no longer accepting applications at this time.

Guildford Library TAG

When: Last Tuesday of the month, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM 
Sept 24, Oct 29, Nov 26, Jan 28, Feb 25, Mar 25, Apr 29, May 27

Where: Guildford Library Meeting Room

Details: Application Form (pdf)

Semiahmoo Library TAG

When: Tuesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Sept 24, Oct 22, Nov 26, Jan 21, Feb 18, April 22, May 20

Where: Semiahmoo Library Meeting Room

Details: Application Form (pdf)


 TAG logo designed by winner of the Teen Logo Contest, Jenni Rempel