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Fall 2014 LEARN Meeting

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 (2:00 PM - 4:00 PM) Export to vCalendar
Where:   Glen Ellyn Public Library (In Person)

  • It helps to know ahead of time if people can make it to the meeting. However, it is okay to drop in, too.

The Fall 2014 LEARN meeting will be at Glen Ellyn Public Library on Tuesday, October 21 from 2-4 p.m. Below is the agenda.

Libraries' English And Reading Network (LEARN) comprises mainly library and non-profit organization staff members interested in providing materials and services to adults learning to read, speak, and understand English. The group shares ideas about providing and marketing services, maintains a database of organizations that offer those services, and investigates and publicizes funding opportunities. Any library staffer in the Chicago area who is involved with assisting adults learning to read and/or speak English is welcome to join. More information is available on our website at

I. Introductions

II. ILEAD U Grant: Kathy Dowd of Harper College will talk about the ILEAD U grant she received, and we will discuss idea s for a joint ILEAD U grant for LEARN members.

III. Pulling the ESL Collection Off Dewey: Member libraries will discuss how they have switched from Dewey to natural language classification.

IV. Resource Sharing: Bring a resource to recommend (book, DVD, CD, website, brochure, idea, etc.).

Thank you!

Joe Popowitch
Indian Prairie Library
630-887-8760 ext. 240

Type:   Meeting

If you think you can make it, please let me know at

This event is sponsored by Reaching Across Illinois Library System.

Questions? Please contact Patricia Novosel.

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