2019 Summer Continuing Education Day

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The Summer Continuing Education Day is a mix of practical skill building, abstract librarianship, and sharing with colleagues from around the system. Join us for a day of learning!

Presented by STLS and CCLD
All STLS member library directors & staff are invited to attend.

Location: Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Library at Corning Community College
1 Academic Dr, Corning, NY 14830

Date/Time: Friday, June 28th, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Registration: https://www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=STLS&curID=389434

For a brief look at session offerings, see below:

8:30 – 8:50 AM
Registration, Coffee & Morning Snacks


8:50 – 9:00 AM
Introductions & Welcome


9:00 – 10:15 AM
Program Group 1:

  1. STEAM Storytimes: Adding STEAM to your storytime programs
  2. Panel Discussion on Pop-Up Libraries: Your colleagues chatting about POPPING UP in unusual places
  3. Workflows Tips & Tricks–Take 2: Back by popular demand for the second year!


10:15 – 10:30 AM
Morning Break


10:30 – 11:45 AM
Program Group 2:

  1. Oh Bedbugs! What NOW?!: What to do when bedbugs visit your library
  2. Implicit Bias: Explore our unknown biases and their (potentially) harmful side-effects
  3. BLUEcloud Analytics Introduction: The NEW tool for reports and more from the ILS


11:45 AM – 12:50 PM


12:50 – 1:00 PM
Door Prize Drawings


1:00 – 2:15 PM
Program Group 3:

  1. LGBQT Community: How can your library be more welcoming?
  2. Sexual Harassment Prevention Training: Missed the mandated training? Now’s the time to get it!!
  3. Using the Libby App: Join experts from OverDrive to learn more about the Libby app


2:15 – 2:30 PM
Afternoon Break


2:30 – 3:45 PM
Program Group 4:

  1. Southern Tier Stories: An Oral History Project: Storytelling and recording your community’s history
  2. Is your password nJpX5~br6V/T/$?: What makes a good password? Find out!
  3. Making on a Budget: The name says it all!


Date: Friday, June 28, 2019
CE Hours: 6
8:30 am Sign-in, Snacks & Coffee
8:50 am: Introduction & Welcome
3:45 pm – Last Program Ends
Arthur A. Houghton, Jr. Library
Corning Community Library
1 Academic Drive, Corning, NY 14830

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