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Back Porch Tips: Encourage Literacy, Learning, and Laughter with Library Videos for Young Children

Children and Programming


Delivering programs remotely during the pandemic has presented unique challenges and opportunities. This webinar will offer some tips to maximize the video format. Learn about editing software, program extenders like downloadable PDFs, and how to expand your reach while keeping it personal. 

Learning Objectives:
  • Learn ways to increase the appeal of videos for young children 
  • Learn ways in which editing software can enhance the literacy impact of the videos 
  • Discover resources for finding songs and rhymes not restricted by copyright 


Nicki Petrone has over thirty years of experience with children and literacy. She specializes in programming for children under age two at the Shaker Heights Public Library. Creating videos has enabled her to tap into he​r diverse skill set by incorporating early literacy, music, creativity, design, and humor. 

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Eastern

Online via Zoom

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Who should attend:  Anyone interested in learning more about creating videos for youth
Competency:  Youth and Programming

Non-Member Cost:      $40
NEO-RLS Bronze Member/
NORWELD, SERLS, SWON Member Cost:  $24
NEO-RLS Silver Member Cost:   FREE
NEO-RLS Gold Member Cost:    FREE

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