Programs

10.29.2018 - Human Trafficking in the Heartland
This webinar will educate you about human trafficking and equip you to identify and respond to this terrible human rights abuse. We will define human trafficking, explain how and why it takes place, and discuss the impact on victims. We will end with . . .
10.30.2018 - Make Your Library Deaf-Friendly
Join Ben Gulyas, Deaf Services Coordinator at the Coventry Village Branch of the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library, who will talk about the various aspects of making your library Deaf-friendly.  He will give tips for . . .
11.7.2018 - Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect
Summit County Children Services took over 10,000 hotline calls in 2017 with concerns of child abuse and neglect. This presentation will help you recognize physical and behavioral indicators of child maltreatment as well as instruct you what to do . . .
11.27.2018 - Homework Help Centers
Come hear about creating managing a Homework Help Center at your library. . . .
11.30.2018 - New Offering- Early Literacy 101-An Ohio Ready to Read Workshop
Back by popular demand! This hands-on workshop will help you build a firm foundation in early literacy. Participants will learn how brain development impacts how young children learn and will explore effective, research-based early literacy resources . . .
12.4.2018 - Weeders attract more readers! Specifically for Children's Library Staff
We all know weeding is necessary to maintain up-to-date and useful collections, but how much is “too much,” especially when budgets are tight? This workshop provides practical tips for weeding specific Dewey categories and . . .