Continuing Education · Programs

YSS Powerhouse Presents: Teen Services Okay? Better Than Okay!

I have been asked to serve on a panel of “intrepid” librarians who serve teens, sponsored by WLA’s Youth Services Section (YSS). In this, my first webinar presentation, I will be discussing my programming successes and failing in programming for a teen audience. I have included the synopsis below and hope that this webinar will be… Continue reading YSS Powerhouse Presents: Teen Services Okay? Better Than Okay!

Continuing Education

Black Belt Librarians: Real World Library Security with Warren Graham

This 9:00am to 3:30pm workshop was held at Appleton Public Library and was sponsored by the Outagamie-Waupaca Library System, Winnefox, and Nicolet Library Systems on Wednesday, December 10, 2014. According to the OWLS Continuing Education page, “Warren Graham, the leading authority on day to day library security, will share the essential elements of a truly effective security program:… Continue reading Black Belt Librarians: Real World Library Security with Warren Graham

Continuing Education · Programs

2014 Teen Expo Pre-conference at WLA Annual: Maker Mingle

On Tuesday, November 4, I set up a Makerspace at the Teen Pre-conference for WLA (Wisconsin Library Association) to showcase my Nerdfighter program. Having just finished my first year of service as Waupaca’s Teen Services Librarian, I was incredibly flattered to have been asked to set up a booth at this Pre-conference, but struggled with… Continue reading 2014 Teen Expo Pre-conference at WLA Annual: Maker Mingle