Webinar: “Create a Roadmap for the Future of Public Libraries”

Please join us for the latest NYLA e-Institute Webinar, “Create a Roadmap for the Future of Public Libraries: Retooling Local Communities & Place-based Experience Design” with futurist Garry Golden. The session will be held on Tuesday, September 10 from 1:30-2:30.

In the first half of the webinar, Garry will explore ways libraries might support the renaissance of community systems from movements around local food, civic culture, open data and the so-called collaborative economy.

We will end the webinar looking at strategies to expand place-based program strategies for new life demographic transitions stages around emerging adulthood (20-somethings) and the Creative Aging movement?

Learning objectives
•        Be able to understand key opportunities and challenges of a more proactive approach to local community empowerment
•        Be able to develop new design strategies for place-based experiences
•        Learn how to search for relevant news and information on the topics of local and place (Resource guide: Scanning for Change)

Please visit our site for more information and to register.

–Cara Longobardi, Marketing and Communications Manager,
New York Library Association


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