|Teen Programming: From ALA to Gaming|
Event Type: Face-to-Face|
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 4:00 PM
Learn how to put together a successful teen or tween program. Discuss the components of a program and how to manage groups of teens and tweens. You will leave with ready-made programming connected to YALSA’s programming initiatives, including Teen Read Week and Teen Tech Week, as well as game-based play programs perfect for teens and tweens.
Academic Library staff will learn to conduct exciting and engaging programs that will connect the library with students.
Public Library staff will acquire the skills necessary to create exciting, engaging, and educational programs for tweens and teens. These programs will not only include teens in the community of your library, but also include them in literacy and technology activities.
School Librarians and Media Specialists will leave this workshop with great ideas for engaging with students at their middle and high schools.
Special Librarians who work with teens and tweens will learn how to connect with their customers through programs.
Artistic Literacy is committed to teaching librarians new ways to connect with their communities with innovative and exciting programming. Elizabeth McConney, Jennifer Parker, and Amber Holley all have years of experience working in libraries and providing innovative programs for their community.
Location: SWFLN Office: 13120 Westlinks Terrace, Unit 3 Fort Myers, FL 33913 (239) 313-6338
Registration Ends: 11/25/2014 at 12:00 AM
Contact: Jose A Rodriguez-Valdes
Contact Number: (239) 313-6338
Presenter: Artistic Literacy