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ALSC Webinar: Advocacy from A to Z - Shared screen with speaker view
Elizabeth Serrano
33:49
Link: http://www.ala.org/everyday-advocacy/speak-out/alsc-championing-childrens-services-toolkit
Elizabeth Serrano
39:38
Here is a link to the because statements: http://www.ala.org/everyday-advocacy/sites/ala.org.everyday-advocacy/files/content/speak-out/alsc-championing-childrens-services-infographic_high_contrast.pdf
Samantha Mairson
40:30
Where are other attendees coming from?
Elizabeth Serrano
42:54
Yes. Feel free to include your name and city/state in the chat box!
Elizabeth Serrano
43:11
I'm Elizabeth at the ALSC office in Chicago, IL
Amanda Barker
43:40
Amanda - Franklin PA
Ann Baillie
43:56
Ann - Alsip, IL
Meredith Eudy
44:39
Meredith - Asheville, NC
Kenndra Martin
44:40
Kenndra - Richmond, Ky
Samantha Mairson
45:49
We just had a DQSH postponement
Samantha Mairson
45:57
A ton of blowback from our community
Samantha Mairson
46:04
We're not SanFran..
Samantha Mairson
46:58
"These have been our most well attended program" over the summer. Can I quote you on that? That's awesome.
Samantha Mairson
47:25
@Nate
Nate Halsan
48:44
@Samantha, for sure! The attendance has been amazing. :)
Jaclyn Bleich
48:51
Jaclyn Bleich - Onondaga County Public Libraries in Syracuse, NY
Michelle Pettit
49:55
Michelle at McGregor Public Library in Iowa, live in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin (towns are across the Mississippi River from one another)
Nate Halsan
50:04
@Samantha, for sure! The attendance has been amazing. :)
Samantha Mairson
50:41
wow! great idea @ Diana
anurudh
51:26
keep it ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ
Elizabeth Serrano
01:01:47
Samantha, it is a feature presenters have on the Zoom platform. :)
Samantha Mairson
01:03:43
Outreach scheduling can be so tricky
Jessica Fredrickson
01:09:28
Libraries are so varied in their organizational structures
Samantha Mairson
01:09:46
yeah that's the truth
Jessica Fredrickson
01:09:47
Where do you recommend we can learn more about navigating those internal structures?
anurudh
01:09:50
do you get full fund
Samantha Mairson
01:10:07
EveryLibrary is doing research with Syracuse iSchool
anurudh
01:10:13
by govt , trust
Samantha Mairson
01:10:36
they have data on how libraries across the country are structured (eg. 501c3, govt, etc)
Michelle Pettit
01:11:07
Good reminder in the rural library section: the idea of sharing resources and supplies in a shared program is something we also do in our rural library with other libraries in our Library County Association
Samantha Mairson
01:11:28
What is the most important thing for us to look at and make use of your toolkit?
Samantha Mairson
01:12:01
yeah great point, Nate
Jessica Fredrickson
01:12:04
Thank you Nate and all!
Samantha Mairson
01:12:18
our director definitely like to control that kind of outreach
anurudh
01:12:23
thanks
Jessica Fredrickson
01:12:57
Feeling the frustration as a frontline staff worker trying to advocate first to our leadership regarding closure and then trying to reach out on behalf of peers in other systems.
Elizabeth Serrano
01:15:26
Another Q: What is the most important thing for us to look at and make use of your toolkit?
Samantha Mairson
01:16:13
@Nate, just a recap of your slides... were you advocating as DQSH as a form of advocacy?
Samantha Mairson
01:16:30
*for DQSH
Samantha Mairson
01:17:44
thanks for replying to toolkit Q
Samantha Mairson
01:18:45
what message does it send if the event get shut down or postponed? :(
Jessica Fredrickson
01:19:37
Thank you! Really appreciate the examples from so many different libraries and feel much more empowered to take the toolkit and run with it!
Nate Halsan
01:20:00
@ Jessica - thank you, so happy that itโ€™s helpful.
anurudh
01:20:33
@ thanks
Samantha Mairson
01:20:56
what do you guys think about public opinion polling? or surfacing?
Samantha Mairson
01:21:24
^ @Jessica great sentiment
Samantha Mairson
01:21:33
I echo that, thanks guide
Samantha Mairson
01:21:38
*guys
Samantha Mairson
01:22:09
stronger together!
Samantha Mairson
01:24:33
yeah @Diana
Samantha Mairson
01:24:39
that's a good point
Samantha Mairson
01:25:03
I really love stakeholder storytime idea
Jessica Fredrickson
01:25:43
I aprpeciate
Jessica Fredrickson
01:25:52
appreciate* how you preselected books for stakeholders to read
Samantha Mairson
01:25:57
How can we help ALSC with advocacy stuff?
Jessica Fredrickson
01:26:12
Thanks everyone!
Erica Ruscio
01:26:16
we have process committees!
Amanda Barker
01:26:17
thanks!
Ann Baillie
01:26:20
Thanks everyone!
Jessica Fredrickson
01:26:23
Who can we contact at ALSC re: virtual storytime support?
Meredith Eudy
01:26:42
Thank you!
Jessica Fredrickson
01:26:42
something we are getting a lot of requests about at the state level
Nate Halsan
01:26:51
are we supposed to leave last?
Erica Ruscio
01:26:55
volunteer for an ALSC committeeโ€”the advocacy & legislation committee will be joining forces with the public awareness committee