Library Outreach and Marketing to Latinx and Spanish-Speaking Families

February 1 All day

Applications for this course will be available at a later date. Please do not register through Library Juice Academy.

Building Relationships, Building Bridges is designed to help libraries begin or improve targeted outreach to Latino and Spanish-speaking communities. Updated to reflect the realities of doing this work in the Trump era, this workshop uses current research and front-lines voices to develop best practices for respectful and responsive outreach. Emphasis is particularly placed on serving first-generation, primarily Spanish-speaking, Latinx immigrants and their families.

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February 1, 2021
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California Libraries Learn
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Book to Action Webinar #4: Planning for Evaluation and Case Studies – Reflections

January 13 @ 2:00 pm 3:00 pm

Book to Action logoThe Book to Action initiative invites library staff to engage with community partners and create a series of events for adults and intergenerational groups. Book to Action 2021 will provide staff development opportunities, programming support, and an opportunity for statewide public programming to occur between March 2021 – July 2021. Registration link to follow.

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Foundations of Early Literacy

January 4 All day

Applications for this course will be available at a later date. Please do not register through Library Juice Academy.

Both using and expanding on the early literacy information in the Every Child Ready to Read® initiative (from ALA’s Public Library Association and the Association for Library Service to Children), you will become familiar with the early literacy skills (phonological awareness, print awareness, letter knowledge, vocabulary, and background knowledge) and practices (talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing). Building on this knowledge, we will explore ways to apply them to your work, including ways to make library environments supportive of staff sharing early literacy information and activities with parents and caregivers.

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January 4, 2021
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California Libraries Learn
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Stories, Songs and Stretches 1: Science and Standards

January 4 All day

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Become a certified Stories, Songs, and Stretches!® facilitator! This online training utilizes professional videos, recorded lecture, interactive discussions, and group / individual assignments to provide a distance-learning certification option, without sacrificing the quality of the in-person experience. Continue reading “Stories, Songs and Stretches 1: Science and Standards”

Programming for Children with Special Needs

January 4 All day

Applications for this course will be available at a later date. Please do not register through Library Juice Academy.

In this class, you will learn how to create both high-energy and low-energy storytimes to meet the sensory, social-emotional, physical, and cognitive needs of children who have special needs. Class content will include strategies for reaching out to families who may struggle with attending traditional storytime programs, as well as best practices for promoting Sensory Storytimes in a socially and culturally sensitive way.

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January 4, 2021
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California Libraries Learn
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