Learning Opportunities


Knowledge is power.  Increase your strength by attending workshops, webinars, and other opportunities. Lists include SEWI offerings, Wisconsin library organizations, Wyoming State Library’s Free Training, Webjunction, and more. Click on on any tab that interests you to find what’s coming up.

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  • Jan 14: The Universal Way to Unlock Bold Change (InSyncTraining)
  • Jan 22: Hooray for Dissent! Moving Beyond a Culture of Conformity (WebJunction)
  • Jan 23: Security and NextGen Tools-Are They a Match? (GovLoop)

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  • At Your Leisure: Planning a Palooza: Creating Collaborative Training Opportunities for Library Staff (Infopeople)
  • Jan 8: The Community Centered Library (Colorado State Library)
  • Jan 10: Three Steps to Thriving in Chaos (Effectiveness Institute)
  • Jan 14: Reverse Strategic Planning: Evaluating A Team’s Workplace Productivity (Pattern Research/Loveland Public Library)
  • Jan 14: Responding to All: Managing Relationships with Key Constituencies (WebJunction)
  • Jan 22: Eliminating Fines: How to Make the Change Throughout Your State For State Library Agency Leaders & Library Policy Consultants (Colorado State Library)

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In-Person Opportunities

  • SEWI Youth Services Programs Workshop (attend either session)
    Info & Registration coming soon!

    • Session 1: February 12, 2020
      9am – 12noon
      Mukwonago Community Library

OR

    • Session 2 (repeat of Session 1)
      9am – 12noon
      Menomonee Falls Public Library

 

  • SEWI Adult Public Programming Meeting
    March 2, 2020
    9:00 am – 12:00 noon
    Jack Russell Memorial Library, Hartford
    Info & Registration coming soon!

 

  • ADA training and library improvements (title TBD)
    March 12, 2020
    9:00 am – 12:00 noon
    New Berlin Public Library
    Info & Registration coming soon!

 

  • SEWI Materials Meetup
    March 30, 2020
    1:00 – 4:00 pm
    New Berlin Public Library
    Info & registration coming soon!

 

  • A New Community Engagement Conference
    April 20-21, 2020
    UW-Madison iSchool
    Madison, WI
    Info & Registration (registration begins Dec. 1, 2019)

 

  • Customer service and  unconscious biases (title TBD, attend any session)
    Info & Registration coming soon!
    • April 21, 2020: 9:00 am – 12:00 noon at Matheson Memorial Library, Elkhorn (SEWI sponsored)
    • April 22, 2020: 9:00 am – 12:00 noon at Delafield Public Library (Bridges sponsored, open to SEWI region)
    • April 23, 2020: 1:00 – 4:00 pm at New Berlin Public Library (SEWI sponsored)
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  • Streamline for Success Workshop
    May 5, 2020
    9:00 am – 4:00 pm
    New Berlin Public Library
    Info & Registration coming soon!

 

  • SEWI ALA Bus Trip to Chicago Exhibits
    June 27, 2020
    Info & Registration coming soon!

 

  • Tech Days East 
    Info & Registration coming soon!
    • September 22 at Monona Public Library
    • September 23 at Bubolz Nature Preserve, Appleton
    • September 24 at Franklin Public Library

 

  • SEWI Adult Public Programming Meeting
    October 5, 2020
    1:00 – 4:00 pm
    New Berlin Public Library
    Info & Registration coming soon!  

Self-Paced Online Courses (free)

Arrowhead Library System, Bridges Library System, Kenosha County Library System, Lakeshores Library System, Milwaukee County Federated Library System, and Monarch Library System provide information to member libraries in Southeastern Wisconsin (SEWI) on training and professional development.