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Grant Opportunity – Ezra Jack Keats Foundation Mini-Grants

The Ezra Jack Keats Foundation offers 70 minigrants of up to $500 to public schools and public libraries for projects that foster creative expression, working together and interaction with a diverse community.  Great mini-grant programs are creative, collaborative, have the potential to become an annual/recurring event, and benefit children and their communities. The application is […]

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Free Webinar – NYS Museum Virtual Resources for Summer Reading Programming and Oceans of Possibilities

Date: Friday, April 01, 2022Time: 12:00 PM – 12:30 PMPlace: Online at https://nyslibrary.libcal.com/event/8936194Cost: Free Join NY State museum instructor, James Jenkins,  for an overview of on-line resources that the NYS Museum has available for libraries to use with Summer Reading at New York Libraries in 2022. There will be a variety of museum scientists’ and historians’ virtual presentations shared […]

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Free Webinar – Oceans of Possibilities with 4-H and Library Collaborations

Date: Thursday, March 31, 2022Time: 12:00 PM – 12:45 PMPlace: Online at https://nyslibrary.libcal.com/event/8936269Cost: Free Join the NY State Library and the 4-H STEM Project work team staff to learn about the perfect opportunity to connect with 4-H and library educators in your part of the state for Oceans of Possibilities!  Tap into the expertise of 4-H professionals […]

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Free Webinar – Media Literacy, Tech Mentoring, and Peer Learning : Helping Families Help Themselves

Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2022Time: 1:30 PM – 3:00 PMPlace: Online at https://www.nysl.nysed.gov/libdev/earlylit/webinars.htmPresenters: Dorothy Stoltz and Carrie SandersCost: Free Does your library harness the ability of families (no matter their starting point) by providing a foundation to grow their tech and media literacy skills alongside their general knowledge? In this webinar, you will learn tips and tricks […]

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Grant Opportunity – Kids Need to Read

Kids Need to Read provides books, periodicals, and literacy resources to schools, libraries, and other organizations that administer literacy programs to disadvantaged children and adolescents. A school, library, or organization receiving books from Kids Need to Read must be a governmental agency or 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization located in the United States or its territories. […]

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