Training by Location



9.26.2017 - Managing Generational Differences in Times of Change
County: Summit Join us for an interactive workshop exploring the challenges associated with managing library personnel who span several age cohorts.   Participants will be encouraged to articulate their concerns especially as they are informed by past . . .
9.27.2017 - Speaking of Technology: Optimizing Communication between Library Staff and IT Staff
County: Geauga Communication as a two-way street is always important but it is absolutely critical when working on technical projects or problems where a shared vocabulary may be absent.  Ensure the success of your next technical project or the quick . . .
9.28.2017 - Cultural Intelligence
County: Cuyahoga Culture influences each person’s thoughts, beliefs, perceptions, feelings, and behaviors.  Our interactions with people across cultures are therefore open to a wide range of interpretations that are dependent upon each individual’s . . .
9.29.2017 - Early Literacy 101-An Ohio Ready to Read Workshop
County: Summit There is an additional $15 surcharge for facility use and amenities. . . .
9.29.2017 - HR Networking Event
County: Lorain There is an additional $15 surcharge for facility use and amenities. . . .
10.10.2017 - The Political Librarian (Academic Libraries): Setting the Stage
County: The landscape for higher education funding, both overall, and specific to academic libraries, has been radically re-shaped by broader changes in U.S. politics and in the U.S. economy. What are the implications of the “new normal” in . . .
10.12.2017 - Microsoft Excel 2016
County: Summit Learn Microsoft Excel with hands-on training.  This Microsoft Excel course will teach you how to do calculations in Excel, understand the 4 most commonly used formulas, data types,  sort data, format the sheet for printing, and much . . .
10.16.2017 - Back to the Book, Jr: Celebrating Diversity
County: Join us for the third annual Back to the Book, Jr. where this year’s theme will focus on Diversity in literature, programming and communities. . . .
10.17.2017 - If You Know More, You'll Find More: A Cataloger's Tips on Getting the Most from Your Catalog
County: “Why can’t I find it?” “Don’t we have anything on this?” If you’ve ever been frustrated by searching your library’s catalog, this is the program you need to learn more about how to search effectively. . . .
10.18.2017 - Library Workplace Safety Program
County: Lake An in-depth overview and discussion of key components that might be included in a  Library's Workplace Safety Program. . . .
10.19.2017 - Beyond the Stamp: Your Role, Responsibilities, and Risks as an Ohio Notary Public
County: Lorain An advanced training class presented by the Ohio Society of Notaries . . .
10.23.2017 - Back to the Book XVIII: Doorways into Reading
County: s This is the 18th year for Back to the Book.  We are pleased to be welcoming back Nancy Pearl.  The morning will feature Nancy's presentation: . . .
10.25.2017 - PR/Marketer in your Pocket
County: Library staff members have become great photographers for their library, snapping fantastic pictures or videos on the fly for their library event, program or patrons using their phone or tablet.  But what do you do with those pictures after . . .
10.26.2017 - A Day for Small Libraries and Branches
County: Medina We are pleased to have Rosemary Cooper, Director of the Albert Wisner Public Library, voted the 2016 Best Small Library in America, come to Northeast Ohio to share her story and her knowledge with other small libraries and branches.  . . .
10.27.2017 - A Day for Small Libraries and Branches
County: Stark We are pleased to have Rosemary Cooper, Director of the Albert Wisner Public Library, voted the 2016 Best Small Library in America, come to Northeast Ohio to share her story and her knowledge with other small libraries and branches.  . . .
10.31.2017 - Hands - On Book Repair For Circulating Collections
County: This workshop is designed to help librarians and library media specialists make simple repairs to their general, circulating collections. It is specifically designed for use in schools, and small public and small academic libraries. The workshop . . .
11.1.2017 - The Political Librarian (Academic Libraries):Building the Campus Coalition for Funding Success
County: It is critical for academic library leaders to understand and anticipate changing budget models and funding formulas on their campuses. To succeed in the future, most important development or advancement work you do each year should be with . . .
11.1.2017 - TAG: You're It! Creating a Teen Advisory Group at Your Library
County: Whether you call them Teen Advisory Groups, Boards, Councils or Committees, the goal is the same. To get teens involved at your library! Join Jami Williams, Children’s and Young Adult Librarian at Marvin Memorial Library as she discusses . . .
11.2.2017 - Construction and Facilities Networking Event
County: Summit Join your fellow administrators and facilities staff for the first Construction and Facilities Networking Event.  . . .
11.8.2017 - Winning Library Grants
County: Grants can support the changing needs in your community and your budget, as well as many additional benefits. Stephanie Gerding’s grant webinars are known for being easy to understand, motivating, fun and full of valuable tips. . . .
11.15.2017 - A Day for Circulation Staff: Change is All Around Us--Avon Lake
County: Lorain Other dates and locations for A Day for Circ Staff . . .
11.16.2017 - How to Facilitate a Presentation and not Lose your Audience
County: Summit If you have ever been on the receiving end on an excruciatingly boring presentation… or you have personally had the misfortune of being scheduled to present immediately after a rather large meal or at the conclusion of a very long day, you . . .
11.17.2017 - Record Retention and Sunshine Laws
County: Summit Our first speaker will be Halli Brownfield Watson, Associate Assistant  Attorney General from the Ohio attorney General’s Constitutional Offices Section. She will speak on the Ohio Sunshine Laws which consist of the Ohio’s Public . . .
11.17.2017 - Hottest Tech Toys for the Holidays
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12.6.2017 - 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
County: Presenter: Rena Wright, Assistant Manager of Youth Services, Orrville Public Library . . .
12.8.2017 - OPERS Workshop & Fiscal Officers Networking Event
County: Summit We will start the morning with an OPERS presenter that will be speaking on OPERS at Your Library: New Hire Guidelines, Online tools and Assisting Employees Ready for Retirement. . . .
12.12.2017 - Beyond the Stamp: Your Role, Responsibilities, and Risks as an Ohio Notary Public
County: Tuscarawas An advanced training class presented by the Ohio Society of Notaries . . .
12.13.2017 - Boys, Books and Libraries: Making the Connection
County: Presented by Michael Sullivan . . .