This two-day training includes Transforming Teen Services and The Strategies to Support Early Literacy Learning. These trainings bring responsive library programming that engages communities and provides hands-on, interest-based learning experiences.


Online Trainings

2021: Transforming Library Services

Strategies to Support Early Literacy Learning Online Training

Zoom online training dates are Tuesdays (Must commit to at least 4 of the 5 Meetups)

  • Week 1: March 29 - April 2
    March 30 @ Tuesday 2pm CST/1 hour 30 min
  • Week 2: April 5-9
    April 6 @ Tuesday 2pm CST/1 hour
  • Week 3: April 12-16
    April 13 @ Tuesday 2pm CST/1 hour
  • Week 4: April 19-23
    April 20 @ Tuesday 2pm CST/1 hour
  • Week 5: April 26-30
    April 27 @ Tuesday 2pm CST/1 hour 30 min

CE & Contact Hours: 6 hours Zoom meetings + 1 to 4 additional hours depending on participation.

Limited to 15 participants and registration closes Monday March 15!

2021: Transforming Library Services

Teen Services Youth Development Online Module

Zoom online training dates are Thursdays (Must commit to all 3 Meetups)

  • Week 1: April 5-9
    April 8 @ Thursday
    10am CST/ 9am MT, 1 hour
  • Week 2: April 12-16
    April 15 @ Thursday
    10am CST/ 9am MT, 1 hour
  • Week 3: April 19-23
    April 22 @ Thursday
    10am CST/ 9am MT, 1 hour

CE & Contact Hours: 3 hours Zoom meetings + 1 to 3 additional hours depending on participation.


Looking Ahead

2021 Fall

In-Person Trainings:
Huron Public Library
Rapid City Public Library


Past Events

2021 Events

  • Transforming Library Services: Strategies to Support Early Literacy Learning Online Training, January-February 2021

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Children and Youth Services Coordinator

Laura Kelly

1-605-773-3131 (Option 5, 1)
1-605-773-5066
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