Free Webinar – Book Tasting in the Library : A Recipe for Reading

Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://infopeople.org/civicrm/event/info?id=791&reset=1 Presenter: Angela Maxwell Cost: Free Are you looking for a fun way increase reading engagement with your library users, particularly teens and youth? Do you want a novel way to present new releases, non-fiction, digital or database content? Do you […]

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Workshop – Book Picks from Two Book Divas : New & Noteworthy Titles from 2018

Date: Thursday, December 06, 2018 (snow date Thursday, January 03, 2019) Time: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM Place: MVLS Service Center Join us for our annual look at favorite titles from 2018 with Carol Clingan and Joyce Laiosa, both voracious readers of adult, teen, and children’s books! Please register at https://tinyurl.com/ya9xm459. (Come as early as 8:30 […]

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Workshop – Early Literacy Storytime : Core Elements for Making a Real Difference

Date: Thursday, November 15. 2018 Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM; doors open at 9:00 AM Place: Gloversville Public Library Presenter: Joyce Laoisa Cost: Free for MVLS libraries ; $25 all others MVLS is looking to increase every storytime presenter’s skill set and effectiveness in helping prepare children to start Kindergarten ready to learn. All member library staff […]

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Free Virtual Mini Conference – Library 2.018 : Social Crisis Management in a 21st Century World

Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM Place: Online at https://www.library20.com/page/socialcrisis Presenters: Patty Wong, Director of Library Services, Santa Monica Public Library ; Ryan Dowd, Executive Director of Hesed House and author of ‘The Librarian’s Guide to Homelessness’ ; Rebekkah Smith Adrich, Executive Director, Mid-Hudson Library System Cost: Free Our human condition […]

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Free Webinar – Supercharged Storytimes for All

Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Time: 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Place: Online at https://tinyurl.com/ydc87mzr Presenter: Saroj Ghoting Cost: Free The New York State Library, through its Ready to Read at New York Libraries initiative, has partnered with OCLC’s WebJunction to bring the successful Supercharged Storytimes for All (SSA) program to youth services public library staff […]

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