ULC webinars provide professional development opportunities online for staff of ULC member libraries. Offered monthly, ULC's webinar series offers learning forums designed to provide high-level strategic insight combined with practical “how-to” information and tools that help members stay abreast of best and next practices in the field. We encourage group participation to maximize team learning.
May 18th, 2016 | 9 - 10 am PT | 10 - 11 am MT | 11 am - 12 pm CT | 12 - 1 pm ET
For many of us, race and racism are not easy topics to address, yet the Skokie Public Library along with local partners, found a way to start the difficult conversation and engage the community by weaving aspects of the topic into day-to-day activities and programs. Listen in on May 18 as Skokie Public Library and one of its partners, Niles Township High Schools District 219, discuss Coming Together: Voices of Race, a community program that provides residents the chance to weigh-in and share their thoughts and feelings on racism through events like reading groups, open discussions, exhibits and workshops that address and explore the topics of race and social equity. Read More ›