Youth Services

PLAN FLYP Workshop

Youth services staff members from across the Panhandle will get together on February 9, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. CT (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET) at the Bay County Public Library in Panama City, Florida to share programming ideas for the 2018 summer reading program. All attendees are encouraged to bring goodies …

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Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes: Storytimes and Early Childhood Research

Head, shoulders knees and toes, knees and toes! Storytimes are a wonderful place for us to interact with our families, but why do we do them? Susan Mankowski will highlight early childhood research that supports what we do and how it effects our youngest customers. Speaker: Susan Mankowski, Early Childhood Specialist, Jacksonville Public Library Register

SEFLIN Boot Camp: Teen Services Essentials (Face-to-Face)

Explore the ever-changing world of teen services! Learn useful tips and techniques for working with young adults that support YALSA’s “Teens Deserve the Best” requirements for libraries. Discussion will focus on best practices for interacting with teens, working with teens in volunteer programs and Teen Advisory Boards (TABs), connecting with your local schools, and Readers …

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