07/11/2019 CSL Resource Kits: What’s In Them For You!

Kieran Hixon
  • With Kieran Hixon
  • When 07/11/2019 at 1:00p - 2:00p, Mountain Time

The Colorado State Library Resource Kits are bundled tools and materials that enable you to provide exciting programs to engage with your community in new and interesting ways.

Join us as we discuss how to take advantage of the ‘Let’s talk about it!: CSL Big Red Resource Kits’ kits in order to gain awareness of social issues facing our communities, hold community conversations, and how to work with identified under-served patrons more successfully.

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09/24/2019 Supporting Developing Readers at the Library: Collection Development for K-3rd Graders

  • With Amy Forrester & Sarah Lee
  • When 09/24/2019 at 12:00p - 1:00p, Mountain Time

Part 3 of a 4 part series about services designed for kids K – 3.

Learn how the Children’s Librarians at Denver Public Library are expanding their services to developing readers and the grown ups in their lives using the five Grade Level Reading Skills. Selecting, cataloging, and shelving books for developing readers presents a number of unique challenges. We’ll talk about ways DPL has evaluated and enhanced their collection to make developing reader titles more accessible. Information on DPL’s recent diversity audit will be shared.

 

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11/04/2019 Supporting Developing Readers at the Library: Outreach for K-3rd Graders

  • With Liesel Schmidt & Ann Schwab
  • When 11/04/2019 at 12:00p - 1:00p, Mountain Time

Part 4 of a 4 part series about services designed for kids K – 3.

Learn how the Children’s Librarians at Denver Public Library are expanding their services to developing readers and the grown ups in their lives using the five Grade Level Reading Skills. We’ll discuss outreach best practices, different types of outreach currently being piloted in Denver, as well as challenges and successes.

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