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Free Webinar – Serving Older Adults and their Care Partners at your Library

Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://infopeople.org/civicrm/event/info?id=756&reset=1 Presenter: Hope Levy Cost: Free By 2030, projections indicate that 25% of the US population will be 65 or older. This means that libraries will be serving a steadily increasing number of older patrons and their care partners. This webinar […]

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Workshop – Libraries as Bridges Out of Poverty

Date: Thursday, March 29, 2018 Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 PM Place: Schenectady County Public Library, Central Library Presenter: Josh Willenbrink, Schenectady Bridges trainer, Karen Bradley & Leah LaFera, SCPL Cost: Free. Register at https://tinyurl.com/scplbridges Many people in our communities don’t use the library.  Libraries are for everyone, but for the poor, the disadvantaged and the marginalized, the […]

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Workshop – Everyone Serves Families with Young Children

Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM Place: Schenectady County Public Library, Central Library Presenter: Mary Fellows, Upper Hudson Library System Cost: Free. Register at https://goo.gl/3KeQj2 Whatever your role at the library, you make a difference in the experience families with young children have there. Family engagement is now recognized as a key factor […]

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Free Webinar – Homelessness in Small & Rural Communities : Libraries can Help!

Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/homelessness-in-small-and-rural.html Presenter: Mallory Pillard, Director, Carnegie Public Library, Trinidad, CO; and Sara Zettervall, Founder, Whole Person Librarianship, and Community Engagement Librarian, Hennepin County Library, MN Cost: Free Homelessness means having no predictable and safe place to sleep. Libraries in rural and small communities are […]

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Grant Opportunity – Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Great Stories Club

ALA invites libraries to apply for a pilot of the Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) Great Stories Club (GSC), a thematic reading and discussion program series that will engage underserved teens through literature-based library outreach programs and racial healing work. The TRHT GSC is supported by a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. An expansion of […]

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