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Free Leap into Science STEAM Trainings for Children's Library Staff

August 15th 2018

Please excuse cross postings The New Jersey State Library, NJ Makers Day, and the Newark Museum are collaboratively offering free in-person trainings for public and school librarians/staff and staff of afterschool organizations in rural and urban communities using the Leap into Science curriculum developed by The Franklin Institute. It integrates open-ended science activities with children’s books, designed for children ages 3-10 and their families. Three different workshop models are covered in one training: pre ...Continue Reading

Survey open to submit 2018 Summer Reading Statistics in Public Libraries

August 13th 2018

Please excuse cross-postings *Summer Reading 2018 Survey Open* We are using _Google Forms_ for you to report your summer reading statistics for all public library summer reading programs. Don't forget to print a copy of your statistics for your own records before submitting it! The link for this survey is also posted on the  _NJ Summer  Reading website _ Our final report of all the public libraries' statistics requires only the total number of books read. If your library keeps tr ...Continue Reading

Two trainings remain open for Supercharged Storytimes

August 13th 2018

Please excuse cross postings *_Supercharged Storytimes Trainings_*** Supercharged Storyimes trainings spanning 11 – 13 weeks will be offered this fall for youth services library staff who work with young children. By participating in this free training opportunity to collaborate in a dynamic online learning community, you will explore: Strategies for emphasizing six early literacy components (oral language, phonological awareness, print awareness, letter knowledge, vocabulary, and background knowledge) Ways to ...Continue Reading

Additional Leap into Science Early Literacy Training Available

August 5th 2018

Additional Leap into Science Early Literacy Training Available Please excuse my cross-posting :To piggyback off of Sharon's Rawlins recent announcement regarding available trainings for Leap into Science, as part of the NJ Leap into Science team, I will also be offering an additional Leap into Science training later in the year for those interested :***Leap into Science Training*Tuesday, October 2 / 12:30pm-4:30pmHunterdon County Library -  Headquarters314 State Route 12, Bldg. #3,Flemington, NJ 08822 Link t ...Continue Reading

ARCs spoken for

August 3rd 2018

Hi, Everyone, I guess I should have known the ARCs/galleys would be popular! Everyone who has responded already will get some but I’m going to have to ask that no more people request any because I don’t know if I have enough. Thanks. ~Sharon Best regards, Sharon Rawlins, MLS Youth Services Specialist for Lifelong Learning NJ State Library 185 West State St. P.O. Box 520 Trenton, NJ 08625-0520 sraw...@njstatelib.org 609-278-2640 ext. 116 609-278-2650 – fax ---------------------------------------------- ...Continue Reading

More Early Literacy Workshops - Leap into Science trainings offered in September

August 3rd 2018

Please excuse cross postings The New Jersey State Library, NJ Makers Day, and the Newark Museum are collaboratively offering free in-person trainings for public and school librarians/staff and staff of afterschool organizations in rural and urban communities using the Leap into Science curriculum developed by The Franklin Institute. It integrates open-ended science activities with children’s books, designed for children ages 3-10 and their families. Three different workshop models are covered in one training: pre ...Continue Reading

ARCs to give away

August 3rd 2018

Hi, Everyone, Does anyone want any middle grade or YA galleys/ARCs? I have some older ones (2016-2018) and some forthcoming ones for fall 2018. I can send a some to you via the statewide delivery service. The exact number will depend on how many people respond. Thanks. ~Sharon Best regards, Sharon Rawlins, MLS Youth Services Specialist for Lifelong Learning NJ State Library 185 West State St. P.O. Box 520 Trenton, NJ 08625-0520 sraw...@njstatelib.org 609-278-2640 ext. 116 609-278-2650 – fax ---------- ...Continue Reading

Register to Participate in Supercharged Storytimes Training

August 2nd 2018

Please excuse cross postings *_Supercharged Storytimes Trainings_*** Three extensive Supercharged Storyimes trainings spanning 11 – 13 weeks will be offered this fall for youth services library staff who work with young children. By participating in this free training opportunity to collaborate in a dynamic online learning community, you will explore: §  Strategies for emphasizing six early literacy components (oral language, phonological awareness, print awareness, letter knowledge, vocabulary, and b ...Continue Reading

Conference on Keeping Kids Safe on Internet

July 26th 2018

*FYI,* * * *2018 Biennial Child Protection Skill Building Conference*** *Hidden Danger: Keeping Kids Safe on the Internet*** *Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 | Edison, NJ | 9am to 4pm* The *New Jersey Department of Children and Families* and the *New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect* are hosting the 2018 Biennial Child Protection Skill Building Conference. This day-long skill building event will focus on expanding professional knowledge of the dangers to which children are exposed ...Continue Reading

Save the Date -- NJ Storytelling Festival

July 25th 2018

Save the Date -- NJ Storytelling Festival *26th *New Jersey Storytelling Festival  Saturday, September 15 is a great chance for library staff and patrons young and old to experience the excitement of live storytelling.**Join talented tellers from throughout New Jersey and the tri-state area Saturday, September 15, for the 26th New Jersey Storytelling Festival and hear a whole new crop of stories cultivating good times for all ages at Howell Living History Farm. 70 Woodens Lane, Hopewell Townsh ...Continue Reading

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