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OLIS Continuing Education Programs: 2016-2017

September 2016

  • YA Programming Ideas
    Series: YART
  • Meeting Men and Other Folks You Don't Usually See in Your Programs
    Series: Adult Services Round Table
  • The ABCs of Media Literacy: Reading, Writing, and Reasoning for Young Children in a Digital World
    Series: Children's Services Fall Meeting and Media Smart Libraries
  • Media Literacy without Judgment: Strategies for Engaging Young People in Reflection about the Media They Use and Create
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • 8th Annual Teen Summit: Co-sponsored by OLIS and the Massachusetts Library System
    Series: YART

October 2016

  • Media Smart Libraries IdeaFest
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Mock Newbery Meeting #1
  • Envisioning the Future of Resource Sharing in Rhode Island: Aspiration Meets Practicality
  • LORI Delivery Open House
  • Using Social Media to Promote Your Collection & Resources
    Series: Multi-type Reference Group (MTRG)
  • Tell Your Story: Annual Survey Data Reports

November 2016

  • Mock Newbery Meeting #2
  • Making Presentations Pop with Tech 2
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • GiveMe5 Media Teachers Lab
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Grant Writing
    Series: YART
  • Children’s Independent Film Discussion: Join the PCFF Film Jury Night
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Stop Motion Animation on a Budget
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Intersecting Mission Statements: How identifying the overlap between public libraries and community organizations can lead to successful programming
    Series: Adult Services Round Table

December 2016

  • Starting a Makerspace in your Library: Tips and Tricks
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Mock Newbery Meeting #3
  • Teen Summer Reading Program (SRP) Performer's Showcase
    Series: YART

January 2017

  • Mock Caldecott
  • YA Programming Outreach
    Series: YART
  • Summer Reading Planning for Adult Patrons
    Series: Adult Services Round Table
  • Children's Summer Reading Program (SRP) Performer's Showcase
  • Mock Newbery Meeting #4 Voting
  • Summer Reading Program Planning: Nuts and Bolts
    Series: Children's Services Round Table
  • Raspberry Pi Basics
    Series: Media Smart Libraries

February 2017

  • Next Generation Library Workshop CLASS IS FULL
  • Summer Reading Program Booking Meeting
  • Summer Reading Program Planning: Sharing Session
    Series: Children's Services Round Table
  • Financial Literacy @ Your Library Showcase
  • Oral Histories with Podcasting
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Twitter for Librarians
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Supporting Patrons in a "Fake News" World CLASS IS FULL
    Series: Multi-type Reference Group
  • LearningExpress Library: Train the Trainer Session
  • Social Media Literacy
    Series: Media Smart Libraries

March 2017

  • LGBTQ Resources
    Series: YART
  • Seeing is Believing: Understanding Data Visualization
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Library as Innovation Lab
    Series: Adult Services Round Table
  • Makerspaces: Lesson Learned for Elementary School Libraries
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Makerspaces: Lessons Learned for Secondary School Libraries
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Navigating the Access to Public Records and Open Meetings Acts
  • Be a Media Mentor
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • Public Library Survey Data Usage Drop-In
  • Digital Resources for Youth
    Series: Children's Services Round Table
  • Online Reading Comprehension: Challenges and Opportunities
    Series: Media Smart Libraries

April 2017

  • Community Building & Engagement: Partnerships at Work
  • Storytimes for Children with Special Needs
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • General Planning Meeting - Adult Services Round Table
    Series: Adult Services Round Table
  • The Accidental Manager: Or, How to Succeed in Management Even If You Do Not Think You Are Ready
    Series: Multi-type Reference Group
  • Library Programs for School Readiness
    Series: Children's Services Round Table
  • Behavioral Issues
    Series: YART

May 2017

  • Raspberry Pi Basics
    Series: Media Smart Libraries
  • AskRI: Explora Workshop
    Series: AskRI
  • Programming for Elementary School-Age Kids
    Series: Children's Services Round Table
  • Library Advocacy
    Series: Media Smart Libraries in conjunction with ILART
  • New YA Books
    Series: YART
  • Inclusion Strategies for a Diverse Community

June 2017

  • Digital Storytimes
    Series: Children's Services Round Table
  • Organizational Meeting & Annual Highlights - YART
    Series: YART
  • Computer Coding with Scratch
    Series: Media Smart Libraries

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