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Entries Tagged as 'Outreach'

Library Financial Education Webinar Series

August 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

Tune in to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s  monthly webinar series intended to instruct librarians on how to discuss financial education topics with their patrons.
“Starting the conversation”
August 20, 2 p.m.-3 p.m. EST
Some librarians may not feel comfortable talking about money. This webinar is intended to help make those conversations easier and provide some tips you can use [...]

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Tags: Outreach · Reference

Financial Education Webinar for Librarians

July 8th, 2014 · Comments Off

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is partnering with IMLS and other federal agencies and library organizations to help libraries connect their customers to financial information, resources, and community experts. On Thursday, July 10, CFPB presents a financial education webinar for librarians at 2:30 p.m. EST. The webinar is the first in a monthly series [...]

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Libraries and Adult Education Program Team Up on Digital Literacy

July 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off

The recent results of the international “Survey of Adult Skills” estimated that 36 million Americans are low-skilled in literacy, and 3 million are eager to gain additional education and training but are hampered by barriers such as transportation, child care, and work schedules.
The Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the U.S. Department of [...]

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Tags: Outreach

Youth Serivces Meeting – Early Literacy Training

June 16th, 2014 · Comments Off

[ September 17, 2014; ] Youth Services staff will meet to discuss the best practices, programs and ideas for 2015.

Ready to Read NY early literacy training will follow in the afternoon.  (tentative)

 

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Tags: Event · Outreach · Summer Reading Program