Know & Go: Waxing Poetic: A Celebration of Poetry for All Ages in Library Collections and Programs

Poetry and poetry collections about always be a core collection for any library. We'll look at some new voices and names in poetry as well as long time favorites. Get ready for April's National Poetry Month ahead of time as we focus on ways to use poetry to spark community conversations and engagements. We will celebrate poetry for all ages in libraries - from reading it, writing and presenting.
 

Learning Objectives:

  • Examine the significance of poetry for Library collections
  • Identify ways to cultivate Community Conversations around Poetry
  • Discuss Opportunities for Planning and Promoting National Poetry Month in April

Target Audience:
Everyone

Prerequisites:
None

Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

Technical Requirements:
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Session Duration:
This course consists of a one 1-hour session.

Instructor: Erin Gray - gray@amigos.org

December 14, 2020

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm CST

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482
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Amigos Member $ 0.00
Non-member $ 35.00

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