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Building Your Child's Brain: early literacy with the "doctor librarian"

Dr. Dipesh Navsaria, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin, will speak to adults at Warren Newport Public Library this Saturday, November 4th, at 11 AM, sharing information, ideas and tips to make the most of the early years for babies and toddlers. If you have an...
Library News

IMLS awards $150,000 grant for new college and career readiness initiative

The Washington, D.C.-based Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has awarded a 2017 national leadership grant to Triton College . The $150,000 grant supports a new initiative developed in partnership with Triton, the Oak Park-based Equity Team, Inc. (E-Team) and the Oak Park Public...
Continuing Education Opportunity

Strengthening the Virtuous Circle: Why Diversity and Cultural Competence are Important to Library Service

Join author, professor, speaker, and social justice advocate Dr. Nicole Cooke for a powerful discussion about diversity in the library field. Learn important distinctions between diversity and inclusion, and how administrators can champion effective, proactive retention methods. Dr. Cooke, an...