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Feeding the Whole Child: Full minds and full bellies, all free at the library

Class Details

What does it take to get your library or non-profit involved in the Federal Summer Food Service Program and other food insecurity efforts? What are some strategies to help ensure the success of your program, and how can you get your community engaged? Get answers to these questions and more answers to questions of your own in this informative and interactive session.

Kate McCartney (Marysville Public Library) Kate McCartney is the Assistant Director at the Marysville Public Library, where she'd served as the Youth Services Manager for 11 years. She has been involved in summer lunch service for going on five years. She loves talking about feeding kids and sharing her favorite books.

Shane Hoffman (Plain City Public Library) Shane Hoffman is the Technology Services Manager at the Plain City Public Library. He enjoys travelling around Ohio to speak on the intersection of Libraries and food insecurity solutions with Kate and the other members of Team Vittles.

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Region/Office: National
Aug 20, 2019
1:00PM CT
Bobbi Newman, MLIS, MA, Community Engagement and Outreach Specialist

Class Overview

KernelOfKnowledge_0.pngThe Kernel of Knowledge is an expert-speaker webinar series from the Greater Midwest Region which provides one-hour sessions on topics of interest to Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) members throughout the year. Sessions are scheduled on an ongoing basis, check back often for upcoming presentations! All Kernel of Knowledge sessions are eligible for 1.0 contact hour of Medical Library Association continuing education credit.

Webinars from this series are recorded. Recordings can be found on the main page for this series or on our YouTube channel