We’re bringing back the VIP! Join us for this day-long paraprofessional event! Raymond Santiago will be our keynote speaker. Raymond is formerly the Director of the Miami-Dade Public Library and he’ll talk to us about the changes he has seen in libraries during his time in librarianship. We’ll also feature Mick Jacobsen from the Skokie (IL) Public Library. Mick will talk about makerspaces and the cool maker things going on at Skokie.
Join us for a monthly playdate – bring your toys if you have them, play with ours, see what others have!
Want to learn more about cool, new technologies and gadgets? Want to get your hands on them? TBLC is hosting the TBLC Technology Sandbox on the 3rd Friday of each month, 10:00 – 12:00 at TBLC Headquarters. The TBLC Technology Sandbox is an open-house style event where attendees can drop-in and play with tech and gadgets and can bring theirs to show other attendees.
When it comes to searching for a new job, libraries provide a wealth of information. But that information is not always easy for patrons to find – or understand. In this face-to-face workshop, we’ll discuss two of the key components of Job Search Skills for Success, so that you can help your patrons in their job search efforts.
Join us on October 14 from 9:30am – 12:30am at the Oldsmar Public Library. This Train the Trainer program is three hours of learning and interaction where we explore the best practices and latest trends in the design and delivery training programs that engage, inform and most importantly lead to the desired results!
Join us on November 6th at the Pruitt Campus of Indian River State College as Mickey Boyd hosts an informal workshop with lively discussion, focused on emerging trends in technology that will affect libraries and librarians. We will extensively discuss Big Data, Wearable Computing, and Predictive Search.