Upcoming Events

Library Learning - L2

These events are listed on the Library Learning (L2) calendar. See L2 for shared-catalog consortia training and meetings.

Wednesday, Nov 27

Thursday, Nov 28

Monday, Dec 2


1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
This group is for teen librarians and those that work with teens. We provide opportunities for sharing ideas, concerns, and success stories with respect to all areas of service to young adults. We meet 4 times per year in person at various libraries in the Illinois (former) Metropolitan Library...

Dementia Awareness Training

2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
This program will focus on education and training of public library staff to help them create more welcoming and supportive environments for people with dementia and their care partners. Participants will increase their understanding of dementia and its consequences, learn concrete techniques for...

Tuesday, Dec 3

Wednesday, Dec 4

Friday, Dec 6

Communicate to Educate

9:30 am to 1:00 pm
In this discussion and activity-based workshop, we will use Linking for Learning, 4th edition to consider practical strategies for communicating the value of school libraries to decision-makers and stake-holders. No matter your role in your school or district you have impact on your students'...

Monday, Dec 9

Tuesday, Dec 10