The Fall (September-October 2019) EI calendar is NOW available!  
No matter what learning goals you have for 2019, the Education Institute has you covered. Register now to participate in the webinars live or watch the recordings later at your convenience.   

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Highlights of what’s coming up at the Education Institute:

How to Write a Media Release

Lauren Hummel

Tuesday, September 17 | 2:00-3:00pm EST

Do you need to make an announcement to the public, but you're not sure how to do it? Are your releases being ignored by media contacts? This webinar is an excellent primer for libraries who do not have a dedicated communications staff person, for those looking to dip their toes into media relations, or for those who want to know how to make an announcement to the media with the most impact. 

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Saffron Beckwith & Laureen Cusack, Ampersand Inc.

Thursday, September 19 | 1:00-2:00pm EST

Join us and find out about the hot new titles and sleeper books for the Fall 2019 season with presenters Saffron Beckwith and Laureen Cusack!

Social Work in Public Libraries (OHLA)

Caleb Redekop, Keven Berry & Rahma Hashi 

Thursday, September 26 | 1:00-2:15pm EST

This session will focus on the ways in which Mississauga, Kitchener and Toronto Public Libraries have included Social Workers in their libraries, the impact on their patrons and the innovative services that have developed to meet the needs of vulnerable populations in their communities.