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.

  • Aug 13-17: WI Trustees Training Week @ 12 noon each day (More info coming later)

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In-Person Opportunities

  • SEWI Adult Public Programming Meeting
    March 12, 2018
    Cedarburg Public Library
    Info & Registration
  • 2018 Inclusive Services Institute
    WI DPI (limited seating)
    March 12-14, 2018 & August 12-14, 2018
    Info & Online Application (Applications due Tuesday, February 6, 2018. Limited to 16 selected participants.)
  • Lunar and Meteorite Samples Certification Training
    Kenosha County Library System workshop (limited seating)
    March 14, 2018
    9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Kenosha Public Library
    For youth services staffs. Seating is limited. Registration is required. Brown bag lunch.
    Questions? Contact Jennifer Fait at Kenosha Public Library
    Information & Registration
  • Introduction to Project Management
    SEWI program
    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    9:00 am – 11:30 am
    Oconomowoc Community Center
    Info & Registration
    Friday, April 13, 2018 (repeat session)
    9:00 am – 11:30 am
    Germantown Community Library
    Info & Registration
  • STEAM in Youth Services Workshop
    Wisconsin Valley Library Service (WVLS) sponsored workshop
    Tuesday, April 3, 2018
    9:00 am – 3:30 pm
    Marathon County Public Library (MCPL) in Wausau
    Info & Registration
  • Everybody Does Security 
    SEWI Program
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018
    9:00 am – 12:00 noon
    Menomonee Falls Public Library
    Info & Registration 
    Friday, April 27, 2018 (repeat session)
    9:00 am – 12:00 noon
    Hedberg Public Library, Janesville
    Info & Registration
  • Create and Connect: Workshops for Public and School Librarians
    WI DPI (limited seating)
    Monday, May 7 & Tuesday, May 8, 2018
    Hotel Marshfield, Marshfield
    Info & Registration
  • WI New Library Directors Bootcamp (for new WI public library directors)
    August 22-24, 2018
    Location: Hotel Marshfield in Marshfield
    Info forthcoming
  • Tech Days 2018
    Tues, September 25 at Fitchburg Public Library
    Wed, September 26 at Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve, Appleton
    Thu, September 27 at Franklin Public Library
    Information forthcoming
  • Back in Circulation Again Conference
    October 15-16, 2018
    Location: TBD
    Information forthcoming

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.