- DLIS webinars
- Summer Library Program
- DLIS Discussions
- Adult Literacy and ESOL
- Quarterly Directors call
- FEL webinars
- Archived webinars
You can register for FEL Gale webinars to learn how to use those resources.
Stories, Art and Community:
Designing Intergenerational Programs
Join Jon Kay as he presents strategies and activities for using art to connect personal memory to community history and explores multiple generations’ layered lived experience around shared themes.
Thursday, March 30, 2023
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Eastern
The Director will provide an update on the activities of the Division of Library and Information Services, sharing the status of statewide projects and giving an overview of activities, issues and programs that impact the Florida library community.
Join colleagues from around the state for this opportunity to interact with the Division Director and State Librarian.
Wednesday, April 12, 2023
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Eastern
The Division hosts monthly, open discussions for library staff throughout Florida.
These online conversations typically focus on a particular topic, although the time may be used to discuss whatever the audience chooses.
In April our Discussion will be on services for seniors.
Bring ideas and share with your colleagues from around the state.
Monday, April 17, 2023
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern
Interested in other topics we have covered? Explore our recordings and start a discussion in your library.
Contact us at 850.245.6622 or [email protected] if you have questions or to suggest a discussion topic. We welcome new ideas!
Adult Literacy and ESOL discussion group
Florida library staff who are interested in adult literacy and ESOL are invited to join us for monthly online discussions with adult literacy program coordinators and staff across Florida’s libraries.
These discussions will focus on:
- Sharing best practices.
- Supporting adult literacy and ESOL programs in Florida libraries.
- Building a new literacy program.
- Coaching volunteers and staff.
Wednesday, March 29, 2023
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Eastern
Quarterly directors calls
Meet your peers, discuss issues that are unique to your library or region and share ideas that have been helpful as you have assumed your new role as a public library director.
Friday, May 26, 2023
2 - 3 p.m.
Library cooperative directors
This meeting is intended for the directors of Florida's public library cooperatives, and attendance is by invitation.
Tuesday, April 18, 2023
1 - 2 p.m. Eastern
This meeting is intended for public library directors at Florida's municipal libraries to have a forum to discuss the needs in their diverse communities and share common challenges and opportunities.
Friday, May 12, 2023
2 - 3 p.m.
Directors of small & rural libraries
This meeting is intended for directors of libraries in small or rural communities to discuss the unique challenges and opportunities facing their patrons and libraries.
Friday, April 7, 2023
2 - 3 p.m. Eastern
For a featured list of our webinar recordings, visit our YouTube page.