Come to the Kalahari early and enjoy one of these fabulous pre-conferences!
9:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Library Journal's Lead the Change
Registration fee: $50 WLA members/$80 non-members
This program will feature speakers and leadership building exercises for all types of library staff; you do not have to be a director or supervisor to attend this event. For more information, please visit Library Journal's website: http://lj.libraryjournal.com/lead-the-change. Cost includes a luncheon, generously underwritten by UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies.
Sponsored by WLA WeLead and UW-Milwaukee SOIS
1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Teen Librarian Expo
Registration fee: $20 WLA members/$35 non-members
Calling all teen, tween or teen-curious librarians! From novice to expert, all are welcome at this Expo. Looking to swap and share practical ideas on teen services? Attend this workshop to experience hands-on Makerspace projects and breakout sessions such as Advocacy, Teen Advisory Groups, Book Parties and Pop Culture Programming, Behavior Management and Technology! Oh, and No-Big-Deal, but there will be a nacho bar to fuel all the activities packed into this 4 hour preconference. Whether this is the only part of WLA you can attend or just your warm-up to the conference, your attendance is requested. This is open to anyone working in, with, over, around, through youth services! Limited to 50 registrants.
Sponsored by WLA YSS and DPI