British Columbia Library Association

Youth Services Institute 2020!

Calling all youth services library staff! Join us for a day of inspiring professional development!
The theme for 2020 is Knowledge, Artistry, and Reflection: Designing thoughtful programming for children

Keynote speaker: J. Elizabeth Mills is a PhD Candidate at the University of Washington Information School. She received her MLIS in 2013. Her research explores the role reflection plays in how librarians plan, deliver, and assess storytimes for young children in public libraries. Her work sits at the intersection of design theory and informal learning environments for young children. She has a background in children’s publishing as an editor and author.

One coffee break included. Please bring your own lunch!

BCLA Member $ 50.00
Non-Member $ 60.00
Student (Lib Tech/ Lib) $ 40.00

Registration closes on April 1.

The workshop will take place on April 14, from 9.00 am – 3.00 pm at Richmond Public Library, Brighouse Branch.

For questions about the event, please contact Julia McKnight

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Thursday, February 27th, 2020 at 9:06 PM