December & January
THIS MONTH'S TASKS
- PREPARE for January 19 day. (Details below.)
- CANCEL the Friday, January 8 library meeting on your calendar. We will NOT meet that day; the day with Dr. Schu will replace our January meeting. (Details below.)
- READ and consider new possibilities for upcoming book studies, professional or otherwise. ;)
- RELAX & ENJOY YOUR BREAK!
JANUARY 19 PLANS
- PLAN & PONDER exactly which resources and services you want to showcase on our tables.
- ORDER BOOKS for the Donalyn Miller give away baskets.
- DECIDE ... Candy? Cupcakes? Seat at the Lit Fest Dinner? Other prizes?
- SWAG! I am working on ideas for this.
DAY WITH MR. SCHU
Friday, Jan. 22nd, 8:30am
Grapevine-colleyville Independent School District, Tarrant County, TX, United States
Day of professional development with John Schumacher and the librarians from Grapevine-Colleyville, Coppell, Southlake-Carroll, and Northwest ISDs.
DECEMBER & JANUARY LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES
- ALA Midwinter Meeting - January 8 - 12, Boston
- LITE UP! Library Information Technology Expo - January 28, TexServe/Dallas County Schools
- BER What's New in YA Literature? - January 28, Arlington
- Region 10 Library Cooperative Spring 2016 Training Opportunities
DECEMBER & JANUARY EVENTS & PROMOTIONAL IDEAS
December is ...
January is ...
- Read a New Book Month - Check out Mr. Schu's Book Release Calendar. It mainly focuses on middle grade and picture books, but is a handy resource.
- Write to a Friend Month - Try out the Letter Generator.
January is ...
- Be Kind to Food Servers Month
- Get Organized Month
- National Soup Month