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Summer Library Program (SLP)

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2019 A Universe of Stories

  • Accessing Online SLP manual - Instructions (password protected for SCLS member libraries)

  • Summer Program Graphics from SCLS
    • Coming soon! Booklogs, activity sheets, and other print resources to help support the Summer Library Program for libraries in the South Central Library System
      • Catalog of available items from SCLS Graphics
      • Order form
    • Performer flyers and summer brochures
      • Performer flyer request. You can make as many copies as you need and Deb Haffner can create flyers for any of your programs.  (Return to Deb Haeffner at SCLS  as soon as you've scheduled performers.)
      • Summer events brochure. SCLS will create and print brochures that describe your library's entire offerings of summer programs and special events. The due date for requesting summer events brochures is FOUR WEEKS before brochures are needed.
    • Please contact Deb Haeffner if you have any questions about SLP graphics support.
  • Workshop and webinar handouts and resources

    • Early Literacy webinar
    • Youth Programming workshop resources
    • Teen/Tween Programming workshop resources
    • Benefits of summer reading from Shawn Brommer, SCLS (pdf)
  • Incentive and program motivator information
    • Incentive and Performer funding update memo for SCLS libraries
    • Investigating Incentives webinar
  • Program Swap Talk
    • Share your ideas! Send your SLP program ideas to Shawn & she'll post them here!
  • Performer planning materials
  • Who to contact for help
  • Thank you note contacts
  • 2019 Accu-cut dies and Ellison dies
  • Performer & Publicity information
  • CSLP

Past Programs:

2018: Libraries Rock!: Youth Programming workshop resources | Tween/Teen Programming workshop resources

2017: Build a Better World: Preschool webinar resources

2016: Get in tihe Game: Preschool program ideas, webinar recording, webinar slides |Rob Reid - Making Literature come alive slides |CCBC Shorts recording: On Your Mark, Get Set, Read

2015: Every Hero Has a Story/Unmask: Preschool program ideas | Game On! Teen/Tween program materials

2014 Fizz, Boom, Read!/Spark a Reaction: Preschool Programs | Spectacular Summer Science SLP workshop handouts | CCBC Shorts recording: Summer Science

2013 Dig Into Reading/Below the Surface: Preschool Programs | CCBC Shorts webinar (recording)

2012 Dream Big/Own the Night: Preschool Programs | CCBC Shorts webinar(recording)

2011 One World, Many Stories: Preschool Programs | CCBC Shorts Webinar (recording) | Madison Children's Museum Educator's Guides | Yurt Instructions | Make Apple Pie and See the World Instructions | 2011 photos from SCLS libraries Picasa album | Madison Public Library's Flickr SLP album
2010 Make a Splash: Craft Ideas |Preschool Programs |WLA Preconference handouts |

2009 Be Creative: Program Ideas |Decorating Ideas |Suggested Titles|Much Ado handouts |Preschool Programs |Papermaking instructions, logistics, booklist, YouTube video | Junk Band Instruments

2008 Catch the Reading Bug:Craft Ideas|Program Ideas|Teen Ideas



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