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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 – 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 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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Workshop – Thinking Outside : Linking the World of Books to Nature

Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018 Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM Place: Schenectady County Public Library, Central Library Presenter: Nathan Keefe Cost: $10 for MVLS* & UHLS ; $25 all others For your next program, bring the outside in – or take the library outside! As more research supports the link between nature and mental and physical health, libraries can […]

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Grant Opportunity – ALDI Smart Kids Program

ALDI Smart Kids is a program dedicated to supporting the health and wellness of the children in the communities ALDI serves. In our service area, there are ALDI stores in Johnstown, Amsterdam and Schenectady. The program supports local community organizations that encourage kids to be active in the areas of education, physical activity, nutrition, socializing […]

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