Workshop – Communication Across Barriers

Date: Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Place: Schenectady County Public Library Central Library
Presenter: Kim McMann, Executive Director, Berkshire Food Project
Cost: Free. Register at

Many people in your community don’t use the library.  Libraries are for everyone, but for the poor, the disadvantaged and the marginalized, the library can appear intimidating, difficult and expensive.  Come and learn:

              What messages are you inadvertently sending to some community members?

What simple changes can you make to appear more accessible to all potential library users?

How can your library have a greater impact?

A light supper of sandwiches, salads & cookies is provided free.

The Foundation for Mohawk Valley Libraries Annual Meeting precedes the presentation at 5:30

Come learn how to encourage everyone to use your library!  Great for Staff, Trustees and Friends!

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