ACCESSIBLE TO ALL: SERVING YOUTH & YOUNG ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES
Thursday, December 10, 2015 (9:30 AM – 11:00 AM)
Join two leaders in the field to learn about models of service, programming and technologies that create a welcoming library environment for young patrons with disabilities. Learn about dynamic programs being offered at public libraries around the Chicagoland area that can be replicated at your library. Presenters: Renee Grassi, Youth Department Director, Glen Ellyn Public Library, and Holly Jin, Community Engagement Supervisor, Skokie Public Library. Holly and Renee are the co-founders of the SNAILS (http://snailsgroup.blogspot.com) networking group and have presented webinars and programs on the topic of inclusive libraries at various state and national conferences. RAILS is proud to recognize the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act with this program.