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Accessible to All: Serving Youth and Young Adults with Disabilities

When:  
Thursday, December 10, 2015 (9:30 AM - 11:00 AM) Export to vCalendar
Where:   GoToWebinar (Web Conference/Webinar)
Presenter:   Renee Grassi and Holly Jin

  • This webinar will be run through GoToWebinar. Use the "register" link below to sign-up for this event, and you will receive a follow-up email with instructions on how to join the webinar.: Register

Join two leaders in the field to learn about models of service, programming and technologies that create a welcoming library environment for young patrons with disabilities. Learn about dynamic programs being offered at public libraries around the Chicagoland area that can be replicated at your library.

Presenters: Renee Grassi, Youth Department Director, Glen Ellyn Public Library, and Holly Jin, Community Engagement Supervisor, Skokie Public Library. Holly and Renee are the co-founders of the SNAILS (http://snailsgroup.blogspot.com) networking group and have presented webinars and programs on the topic of inclusive libraries at various state and national conferences.

Type:   Program

Notes
RAILS is proud to recognize the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act with this program. For more information, go to www.ada25chicago.org.


Categories: Public Libraries, School Libraries, Services to Special Populations, Youth/Young Adult/School Services, Burr Ridge Area, Freeport Area, Galena Area, Galesburg Area, Joliet Area, Kankakee Area, LaSalle Area, Macomb Area, Moline Area, Northbrook Area, Peoria Area, Quincy Area, Rockford Area, Sterling Area, Sycamore Area


This event is sponsored by Reaching Across Illinois Library System.

Event listed by: Illinois Heartland Library System


Questions? Please contact Louise Svehla.

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