Free Webinar – New Books for Storytime

Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at Presenter: Penny Peck Cost: Free Are you looking for new picture books to offer at your storytimes? Storytimes are one of the most popular and consistent library programs offered by libraries, yet we often feature the “tried and true” books […]

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Workshop – Digital Literacy Programming for Adults & Seniors : Practical Tools for Library Educators

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017 Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM Place: Upper Hudson Library System Presenter: Rebekah Jarvis-Girtler Cost: Free to MVLS, SALS and UHLS libraries Your patrons have burning questions (and deep insecurities) about devices, computers, and digital media. Learn how to confidently address these information needs, build support for your library, and improve the well-being of […]

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

Date: Wednesday, November 15. 2017 Time: 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM Place: Rotterdam Branch, SCPL 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 including substitute staff and volunteers who […]

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Workshop – How to Run a Hi/Lo Book Club

Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017 Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM Place: Southern Adirondack Library System Presenter: Krista Conrick, Adult Education Teacher, WSHWE BOCES Cost: Free Krista Conrick of WSHWE BOCES will lead this workshop on helping low-literacy adults improve their reading skills in a small group setting. She’ll cover reading research, improving comprehension, group structure, selecting appropriate materials, […]

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Workshop – Beyond an Apple a Day : Providing Health Information at Your Library

Date: Thursday, October 05, 2017 Time: 9:30 AM PM – 11:30 AM Place: Schenectady County Public Library, Central Library Presenter: Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region (NNLM MAR) Cost: Free This hands-on class for librarians and library staff, will cover the health information seeking behavior of consumers and the role of […]

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