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Continuing Education Events for Library Staff

  • Bookmobiles: "Zooming" Through Your Community on Wheels!

    April 16, 2021 10:00am-11:00am
    Join us as we learn about scheduling, maintenance, hotspots, and other bookmobile functions. The panel will also share programming ideas, outreach activities, and exciting engagement opportunities available using bookmobiles. You will also hear some of the pros and cons of operating a bookmobile through your library.

  • Best Storytime Practices: The Power of Pre-writing and Writing Activities with Kids

    April 20, 2021 2:00pm-3:00pm
    Every storytime should include pre-writing or writing activities to support language and literacy skills in our young patrons but, it is often the hardest element to include. Storytelling and Literacy Coach, Jenifer Strauss will share a process for providing engaging writing activities in your storytime plans to enrich your programs and provide parents with ways to extend the language experience when they get home.

  • Collaborate with Positivity: Improv Superpowers to Improve Team Communication & Resilience

    April 29, 2021 10:00am-12:00pm
    Professional improviser Pam Victor shares the exclusive collaboration superpower that allows improvisers to create comedy out of thin air, so you can use these trade secrets for building stronger collaboration, communication, and resilience at work. This presentation provides easily applicable techniques for quieting the inner critic to build more confidence and adaptability. We do ask that you attend live.

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