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

Scheduled Dates

December 14, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm CST (Register Now)

Course Description
Status: 

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.

Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Prerequisites

None

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
Homework Expectations
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
Instructor
Erin Gray - gray@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$0.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$0.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$35.00
Non-member Fee: 
$35.00