2021 Virtual Summer Reading Program Workshop


This workshop recording provides ideas for planning and promoting the 2021 summer reading program and includes theme related games, books, stories and crafts. Please note, this workshop was for librarians planning summer reading programs for preschool children up to and including elementary-aged children.


0:00      Welcome and Intro Song

8:21      2021 CSLP theme, artwork, and resources – Janet Ingraham Dwyer, Library Consultant, State Library of Ohio

30:07    "Tales by Tails" animal education and storytelling with puppets – Craig Spicer, Wood County Park District

54:20    "Tails & Tales: How and Why Critter Stories" storytelling demonstration – Lyn Ford, Storyteller, Teller of Home-Fried Tales

1:16:05      Cartoon drawing and storytelling – Jeff Nicholas, Jeff Nicholas Art

1:45:55      Interactive song and dance program demonstration – Matt Mazur, Turtle Dance Music

2:02:22      Musical performance / program demonstration – Chip Richter, Chip Richter Music for Kids and Families

2:09:08      Musical performance / program demonstration –Jim Gill, Musician – Jim Gill Music

2:14:26      NORWELD resources overview – Erica Pax, Emerging Technologies Educator, NORWELD

2:15:57      Summer Reading 2021 Decorations – Valerie Laukhuf, Putnam County District Library

2:26:18      Story Walks and Copyright Information – Kathy Holtsberry and Marja McGuire, Defiance Public Library System

2:42:39      Discovery Kits: A Tale of Fumbles & Success – Hope Justice, Logan County Libraries

3:04:37      2021 SRP Animal Book Recommendations – Maria Simon, Wood County District Public Library

3:30:24      SRP Food Ideas and Snack Activities – Melissa Talis, Way Public Library

3:44:33      Interactive Movie Scripts – Rikki Unterbrink, Shelby County Libraries

3:55:46      Tails and Tales: Teen Summer Reading Program Ideas – Liz Winhover, Lima Public Library

4:01:53      STEM Programming: Tails and Tales – Cassie Greenlee, Wood County District Public Library

4:16:34      Brainstorming Breakout Session

4:30:14      Idea Sharing