Issues and Trends

Children's Programing Ideas, Tips, & Tricks (webinar)


Competency: Children's Services

Sub-Category: Designs and implements library programs to meet the
needs and interests of children in the community

Looking
to expand your programs beyond weekly storytime and summer reading? Or are you
interested in refreshing your stockpile of go-to programs?

In
this interactive webinar program, Jill Burket Ragase will cover:

 

  • The latest programming
    trends and ideas for incorporating them with limited time/budget

  • New ideas for low cost
    programs

  • Ideas for tapping into
    your local community for free or low cost programs

  • How to utilize your
    patrons and parents for free or low cost programming

  • Programming ideas that
    work with the National Summer Reading theme for 2017

Budgets and time
are tight. We'll spend an hour covering the latest programming trends and how
they can be adapted to fit your needs. We'll also cover the latest and greatest
from Pinterest and beyond for programming ideas you can act on for 2017.

SERLS Enhanced Member Libraries: $0.00


All Other Libraries: $15.00

Date: 
Thursday, February 23, 2017 -
14:00 to 15:00

Managing Bad Attitudes and Behaviors (webinar)

Competency:
Personal/Interpersonal
Competencies

Sub-Category: Understands
a variety of difficult behavior patterns and develops responses appropriate to
each

Working together to accomplish library goals is essential
to the success of your organization. 
When interactions between staff members are healthy, ethical, strong, as
well as flexible, the library can then pass on excellent service to their
patrons.  

However, when bad attitudes and
obstinate behaviors take over, as the old saying goes, one bad apple can spoil the whole bunch!

In this interactive and informative webinar, participants
will learn:

  • How
    to have professional conversations that foster healthy attitudes

  • To
    embrace different communication styles, but achieve the same positive
    outcomes

  • Techniques
    to build an environment of trust

  • Plans
    to help shift work-place dynamics to a more positive collaboration

 

Comptenecy Category: Community
Relations

Competency: Builds
support for the library among a variety of groups, using the most appropriate
methods

How can you tell
your library's story to increase public support? Video and other digital media
is an attention grabbing method to share stories of library impact. But it can
be challenging to develop high quality digital stories on budget with limited
time.

Learn how to
develop a compelling story for your library, tell it using digital media, and
leverage it to show your impact in the community. Gain ideas for how video can
be used to deliver an advocacy message.

Learn simple tips for DIY video
production on a budget. Walk away with a list of technology tools and video
production tutorials to develop top-notch stories. All experience levels
welcome.
 



SERLS Enhanced Member Libraries: $0.00

All Other Libraries: $15.00

Date: 
Thursday, March 16, 2017 -
14:00 to 15:00

Digital Storytelling for Library Advocacy (webinar)


 


Comptenecy Category: Community
Relations

Competency: Builds
support for the library among a variety of groups, using the most appropriate
methods

How can you tell
your library's story to increase public support? Video and other digital media
is an attention grabbing method to share stories of library impact. But it can
be challenging to develop high quality digital stories on budget with limited
time.

Learn how to
develop a compelling story for your library, tell it using digital media, and
leverage it to show your impact in the community. Gain ideas for how video can
be used to deliver an advocacy message.

Learn simple tips for DIY video
production on a budget. Walk away with a list of technology tools and video
production tutorials to develop top-notch stories. All experience levels
welcome.
 



SERLS Enhanced Member Libraries: $0.00

All Other Libraries: $15.00

Date: 
Thursday, March 9, 2017 -
14:00 to 15:00

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