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Connecting Your Library Community Through Conversation

February 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PST

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Join Living Room Conversation’s Library Partner, Annie Caplan, presenting for the American Library Association.

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Community conversations are an important way to connect libraries with the communities they serve. In this webinar, you will learn why it is important for libraries to be hubs for dialogue and strategies for implementing community conversations in all library types and sizes.

Description

Living Room Conversations are a simple, easy, and effective way to bring your community together through community conversations and civic dialogue programming. Living Room Conversations offers a plug-and-play library program that allows both small and rural as well as large and urban libraries to hold community conversations on a wide range of topics. This webinar will guide participants through the Living Room Conversations dialogue model and offer examples of how libraries across the country have brought their communities together to engage in thoughtful, respectful, and transformative conversations.

Learning Outcomes:

In this webinar, attendees will:

  • Learn how to access free dialogue resources, including conversation guides on over 160 topics
  • Be introduced to the Living Room Conversations dialogue model and plug-and-play library program
  • Explore how to deepen their library’s role as an inclusive and engaging community center
  • Learn techniques for launching community conversations at your library

Venue

Zoom

Organizer

American Library Association
Email
ProgrammingLibrarian@ala.org
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