Diversify Your Programming with Bilingual Storytime

Scheduled Dates
Course Description

Does your library serve a growing population of foreign-language speakers? Or a community of native English speakers that want their children to learn a second language? Whatever population you are serving, bilingual storytime is a great way to engage with your community! This course will cover steps for creating a bilingual storytime, strategies for attracting patrons, and useful resources for developing your event.

Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
This course is intended for public librarians.
Prerequisites

None

Learning Objectives
  • Discuss steps for developing a bilingual storytime
  • Identify the do's and don't's of this unique event
  • Identify marketing stragies for attracting patrons
  • Discuss available resources for bilingual storytime
Homework Expectations

It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Contact Hours: 
2
Instructor
Megan Bryant - bryant@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$70.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$95.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$130.00
Non-member Fee: 
$155.00