Panelists include Jo Caisse, Youth Services Librarian at the Wilsonville Library in Oregon; Kristen Rocha Aldrich, Program Director of Reach Out and Read of Greater New York; and Stephanie Smallwood, Early Literacy Specialist for the Springfield-Greene County Library District.
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Can I take my baby to the library? Even though many libraries are working to encourage families with infants by planning infant-friendly programs and spaces, families with babies still sometimes don’t realize the library can be a destination for them. Join members of ALSC’s Early Childhood Programs and Services Committee as we share ideas and tips for developing baby-friendly library experiences. Topics will include marketing strategies, family-friendly policies and areas, and helping non-youth staff understand babies.
- Discover marketing strategies to promote library services for families with babies.
- Discuss what library family-friendly policies look like.
- Explore communication strategies to engage non-youth services library staff in the importance of advocating for library services for babies.
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