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Virtual Programs for Preschoolers: How to encourage wellness, movement & creativity

Class Details

Are you interested in virtual storytimes, dance parties, and other wellness activities for ages 0-6? This webinar will offer tips & tricks for presenting digitally, partnering with community organizations, and igniting kid's imagination with wellness-themed programs.

Katie currently serves as the Early Literacy Services Manager at Gail Borden Public Library. Katie's past positions include Children's Services at both Midlothian Public Library and Oak Park Public Library. She completed her MLIS from Dominican University. She currently serves on the Bluestem Award Nominating Committee and the Monarch Award Readers Committee for the Association of Illinois School Library Educators. Katie's specialties include: early literacy, children’s literature evaluation, play-based learning, and best storytime practices.

Due to high demand, we are accepting up to 750 registrations for this event, but only the first 500 viewers will be able to attend live. The webinar room will open about 15 minutes before the start of the event, and we recommend you arrive early. Everyone who registers will receive an email with a link to the recording within two weeks following the webinar.

Thursday, May 14, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Region/Office: National
May 14, 2020
11:00AM - 12:00PM 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