Powered by Humor: Harry Golden’s Civil Rights Blogging (Before the Internet Existed)

Powered by Humor: Harry Golden’s Civil Rights Blogging (Before the Internet Existed)
Join Kimberly Marlowe Hartnett, former daily newspaper journalist and author of Carolina Israelite: How Harry Golden Made Us Care about Jews, the South, and Civil Rights (UNC Press 2015, 2018, and Audible) for a recollection of Harry Golden’s lively life and influence, and thoughts on what his work tells us about influential writing and personal activism as we take on the challenges of our time. Please register for Powered by Humor: Harry Golden’s Civil Rights Blogging (Before the Internet Existed), https://slnc.info/HGolden

Wed, May 25, 2022, 1:00 - 2:00pm

Inclusive Leadership Webinar Series: Session 2 - Demonstrating Commitment to Inclusivity

Inclusive leaders are committed to diversity and inclusion because these objectives align with their personal value and because they believe in their positive impact on the organization. In this session, we examine how leaders articulate authentic commitment to diversity, hold others accountable, and make diversity and inclusion a personal priority.

Thu, Apr 7, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Inclusive Leadership Webinar Series: Session 1 – Introduction to Inclusive Leadership

Introduction to Inclusive Leadership
Outstanding leaders create a climate where people are engaged, feel valued, are fully included in decisions and processes, and actively contribute new ideas and ways of improvement. Inclusive leaders achieve these goals by celebrating and valuing differences, unveiling the limitless potential of each individual, and fostering multicultural collaboration. In this overview session, leaders will gain an enhanced understanding of the importance of inclusive leadership in organizations. Participants will understand the knowledge, skills, and competencies needed to effectively lead global and diverse teams. This session also provides an overview of the series.

These sessions will be live captioned. 

Tue, Mar 29, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Little Hands Signing Professional Development: Hands-On Storytimes

Little Hands Signing Professional Development: Hands-On Storytimes
This presentation will cover the benefits of using basic American Sign Language with all children, and offer a variety of simple techniques for making your programs more fun, educational, and participative through the use of signs with audiences of all ages. Participants will leave armed with a vocabulary of very basic signs to start using right away.

Tue, Apr 12, 2022, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Once a Decade: Exploring the 1950 Census Release Webinar

Once a Decade: 
Exploring the 1950 Census Release
On April 1, 2022, the 1950 Census records will be released to the public by the National Archives.

This presentation will take you back in time to explore how the 1950 Census was conducted as well as the content of the questionnaire and population statistics from that era. Resources for data users and genealogical researchers will also be provided. Join us for a chance to learn more about this historic release.

Thu, Apr 7, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

News You Can Use, Part III

Join us for Part III of our “News You Can Use” series as we do a deep dive into two North Carolina newspaper collections, NewsBank and NewspaperARCHIVE. Building on Part I and Part II, we will explore strategies for using these subscription databases, accessible with an SLNC Government & Heritage Library card.

Thu, Mar 24, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Little Hands Signing Professional Development: Multicultural Storytime Magic

Learn how to seamlessly weave engaging rhymes, stories, songs, and activities representing the diverse experiences of people around the world into your storytimes, no matter what the theme! In this high-energy workshop, you’ll get lots of practical ideas you can apply to your programs right away.

Program Details
Date/Time: April 7, 2022, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

North Carolina youth services library staff are invited to register for Little Hands Signing Professional Development: Multicultural Storytime Magic, https://slnc.info/SBH02

Thu, Apr 7, 2022, 10:00am - 12:00pm

News You Can Use, Part II

Join us for Part II of our “News You Can Use” series as staff from the SLNC Government & Heritage Library and North Carolina Digital Heritage Center lead us on a deep dive into three historical North Carolina newspaper collections.

Thu, Mar 10, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

News You Can Use, Part I

Join us for Part I of a three-part webinar series as we take an in-depth look at North Carolina newspapers – both historical and contemporary – and where to find and access them.

Thu, Feb 24, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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