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THERE ARE STILL SPACES LEFT FOR THIS AUDIO CONFERENCE

Join us at the Nova Scotia Provincial Library for the OLA Audio
Conference "Serving Seniors".  Instructors are Rosemary Honnold and
Saralyn Mesaros, Coshocton Public Library, Coshocton, Ohio.
Statistics
show that the senior population will triple in the next decade as the
Baby Boom generation edges its way into retirement. "Serving Seniors:
a
How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians" is a practical guide for
establishing and expanding library service to this senior audience.
The
authors, RoseMary Honnold and Saralyn Mesaros, will offer tips on
developing a comprehensive senior plan and many tested program ideas.
This 60 minute audio session will be useful for libraries that want to
serve their Baby Boomer and older senior adult patrons.

KEY TOPICS EXPLORED DURING THIS SESSION
Develop the Plan
Build a collection
Start a Discussion Group
Programs in the Library
Partnerships
Intergenerational Programs
Computers
Volunteers
Homebound Service
Library Service in Residential Facilities
Programs in Residential Facilities

SESSION BENEFITS
Libraries need to be serving this large segment of the population
whose
taxes and patronage have and still do support the libraries. Seniors
greatly appreciate the programs libraries offer. Baby boomers want and
expect good service! Learn how to best serve this clientele.

SESSION DETAILS
Time: Thursday, November 4th, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m
Place: Conference Room, Nova Scotia Provincial Library, 3770 Kempt
Road, Halifax
Admission is free.
Parking is available in front of the building.

Please respond to Carol Morris at [log in to unmask] or by phone at
424-2477 if you would like to attend this session.

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