[Libs-Or] OYAN Fall Workshop - reminder and GoToMeeting information

Sonja Somerville ssomerville at cityofsalem.net
Wed Oct 15 12:57:27 PDT 2014

Just a reminder - you are cordially invited to the OYAN Fall Workshop
and Quarterly Meeting. If you plan to attend, but have not registered
yet, please email OYAN Chair Sonja Somerville
(ssomerville at cityofsalem.net). We want to be sure we have the right
number of seats and handouts prepared.
If you need to attend remotely, you will find GoToMeeting information
at the bottom of this email.

A Focus on Non-Fiction for Young Adults: Selection, Suggestions, and
How It All Relates to Supporting the Common Core
10 a.m.-12 noon Friday, October 24
US Bank Room at Multnomah County Library's Central Library
801 SW 10th Ave., Portland

The OYAN Fall Workshop brings a focus on building stronger, more useful
non-fiction collections, responding both to the interests of teen
readers and the changing needs driven by the adoption of Common Core in
the schools. At this FREE workshop, presenters will discuss best
practices for assessing non-fiction texts for young adults, highlight
excellent non-fiction graphic novels and narrative non-fiction, and
discuss the impacts and realities of Common Core adoption. Presenters
Jen Maurer, School Library Consultant, Oregon State Library - The
Low-Down on the Common Core and How Non-Fiction Selectors Should
Ruth Allen, Multnomah County Library - Assessing Non-Fiction Texts for
Young Adults
Sonja Somerville, Salem Public Library - Narrative Non-Fiction
Booktalks and Booklist
Traci Glass, Eugene Public Library - Non-Fiction Graphic Novels
Booktalks and Booklist

After a break for lunch (plenty of great options in downtown
Portland!), the Fall Workshop will be followed by the OYAN Quarterly
Meeting from 1-4 p.m. Stay for …
Resource sharing—programming and other great ideas
Discussion: How is your Teen Summer Reading program structured?
Vote on the annual budget
Reports and updates

1. Please join my meeting, Friday, October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM Pacific
Daylight Time. https://www3.gotomeeting.com/join/476704486
2. Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) - a headset is recommended.
Or, call in using your telephone.
Dial +1 (626) 425-3113 Access Code: 476-704-486 Audio PIN: Shown after
joining the meeting
Meeting ID: 476-704-486
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Not at your computer? Click the link to join this meeting from your
iPhone®, iPad® or Android® device via the GoToMeeting app.
Hope to see many of you there!
Teen Services Librarian, Salem Public Library
OYAN Chair, 2014-2015
ssomerville at cityofsalem.net

Sonja Somerville
Teen Services Librarian
Salem Public Library

Phone:	 503-588-6083
E-mail:	  ssomerville at cityofsalem.net
FAX:		 503-589-2011
Address:   585 Liberty St. SE
				 Salem, OR 97301
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