Strengthening Young Families through Early Literacy Practices @ MHLS

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mid-Hudson Library System
MHLS Auditorium (105 Market St., Poughkeepsie 12601)

Event Details

National sources as well as member library experience within the MHLS region document the need for library staff to assist families with children from birth - school entry in developing the early literacy skills needed to succeed in the school years ahead, positioning the library as a vital community partner and hub for early learning in their community.

Target Audience: Library staff that work with children from birth to school entry.

Learning Objectives
  • Know the importance of early literacy and how it relates to library programming
  • Research based early literacy practices you can incorporate into your programming, including the framework of talking, singing, reading, writing & playing from the Every Child Ready to Ready to Read 2 initiative
  • Tips & techniques to enrich story times to involve parents/caregivers 

Snow date if needed is 12/14

Event Type(s): Early Literacy, Display

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