Upcoming Youth Services Meet-ups!

All youth services staff, library students, and other interested parties are invited to join in these upcoming meetings to discuss timely topics during COVID-19 and library closures. There’s no registration required to attend any of these meetings. They are all via Zoom. No camera is required, and you can join by phone or computer audio. Can’t make a meeting? We’ll post meeting notes and resources in a shared Google document to read and add to following each meeting.

Recurring meeting:

Weekly Coffee Klatch: recurs Wednesday, 10:30-11:30, beginning this Wednesday, April 1: These informal meetings will be our virtual coffee klatches, when a group of friends getting together over a cup of coffee, usually at someone’s house. We’ll discuss what’s on your mind, exchange ideas, chat, vent, and de-stress.
https://zoom.us/j/454433974

One-Time Meetings:

The following meetings will at least begin as one time only, but if there’s interest, some may become recurring. This is a lot of meetings! Come to those that interest you the most and fit your schedule.

April 1, 2:00-3:00: Supporting Teens during COVID-19
Please note: this is a meeting for library staff only; one agenda item during this meeting is to plan for future meetings that include teens.
https://zoom.us/j/194649286

April 2, 2:00-3:00: Supporting Early Childcare Providers during COVID-19
https://zoom.us/j/469712932

April 3, 9:30-10:30: Supporting School Districts and Teachers during COVID-19
https://zoom.us/j/404727252

April 3, 2:00-3:15: What to do about summer 2020?
https://zoom.us/j/707269335

April 6, 10:00-11:00: Bridging the Digital Divide during COVID-19
https://zoom.us/j/655687433

April 7, 10:00-11:00: Serving English Language Learners during COVID-19
https://zoom.us/j/480068423

April 9, 2:00-3:00: Serving Kids with Special Needs during COVID-19
https://zoom.us/j/828275432

April 10, 10:00-11:00: Virtual Programming
https://zoom.us/j/879058298

If you have questions, comments, or suggestions for meeting topics or resources/services that would be useful, please contact Beth at crist_b@cde.state.co.us.