PROGRAM: Teen Reading Lounge

Presented by:
Pennsylvania Humanities Council
Local Partner: K-12 Institutions, Libraries Subject: K-12 Education Audience: Youth/Teen

The Pennsylvania Humanities Council (PHC) has expanded its award-winning Teen Reading Lounge program to twelve sites, including eight libraries across the state and four out-of-school-time sites in Philadelphia. The goal of the program is to leverage the humanities as a tool for positive youth development, with an emphasis on engaging low-income youth and youth of color.