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District 9 meeting
October 30, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$20
The District 9 Conference/Meeting will be on Saturday, October 30th from 9 am to 4 pm at the Mahon Public Library (1306 9th St, Lubbock, TX 79401). This meeting will be in person and socially distanced seating will be provided, as well as a commemorative mask for the day.
To see the full agenda, click here.
The keynote speaker is Kelsey Bogan, MSLIS. Kelsey is the Library Media Specialist at Great Valley High School in Malvern, PA. Kelsey has a wealth of information on everything from Collection Diversity Audits to Developing inclusive library spaces, but for our keynote, Kelsey is going to speak about Building a Dynamic Social Media Presence with an emphasis on TikTok for Librarians.
Another featured speaker for the event is Emma Bedor Hiland, author of Therapy Tech: The Digital Transformation of Mental Healthcare. Mental Health is an exceedingly popular topic needed in all aspects of the library field. Hiland’s talk will include a discussion of mental health, tech, and popular culture (and how they all overlap). Hiland will also discuss her knowledge of feminist media studies in a community-facing presentation appropriate for all type of library related communities.
Registration for this event is $20 and lunch and a gift bag will be provided to all attendees. We will also have door prizes, so wear your lucky hat! Please complete your registration at the link below.