11 August 2010

Workshop - This Ain't Your Mama's Library! Creating a New Generation of Library Services for a New Generation of Library Users

Date: Thursday, September 16, 2010
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Place: Guilderland Public Library
Cost: Free for MVLS and UHLS library staff ; all others $45
Presenter: Michele Gorman, Teen Services Coordinator, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, Charlotte, NC


Join us for the UHLS/MVLS collaborative September Workshop where we focus on serving tweens and teens in the library.

This Ain't Your Mama's Library! Creating a New Generation of Library Services for a New Generation of Library Users will:
- Explore the connections between youth development and library services
- Find out the hottest trends in guerilla marketing (including social media) to better reach teens in your community
- Learn how to how build collections and develop programs to serve diverse adolescent populations (at-risk, homeless, GLBT, urban teens, and non- and reluctant readers)

The registration form is available here. Registration deadline in September 10.

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