Friday, May 6 • 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Libraries and Afterschool Programs- A match made in ?

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Many children are "hanging out" in libraries with no place to go. They are bored, hungry and often rowdy. We can partner with others in providing opportunities that benfit both the children and other library patrons. Kelly Riding, Director of Utah Afterschool Network will help us connect with others so we don't reinvent the wheel. Trish Hull and Jennifer Fay will provide examples of effective programming that works in many different ways.

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Jennifer Fay

Library Manager, Salt Lake County Library
I've been lucky enough to work on tons of awesome projects, including the Kearns Future We Choose placed-based intiative, the Evidence2Success Community Board, the Gang Reduction Task Force, Utah Food Bank's Kids Cafe, Magna Kearns Youth Court, SLCLS's Goodreads group, and Utah Kids... Read More →

Trish Hull

Magna Branch, Salt Lake County Library Services
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Spring Lavallee

Youth Services Librarian, Salt Lake County Library Services
Spring Lavallee is the Teen Librarian for the Magna Public Library in Magna, UT. As an information professional, Spring advocates for the importance of Digital Citizenship learning in our educational systems, afterschool programs, and private and public youth organizations. She especially... Read More →
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Kelly Riding

Executive Director, Utah Afterschool Network
Kelly Riding let go of a tree long enough to move from her home in the Pacific Northwest to Salt Lake City in 2004, where she combined her passions for the outdoors and working with youth as the Recreational Therapist for Salt Lake County Youth Services. From there she worked as the... Read More →

Friday May 6, 2016 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Twilight 1&2

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