Welcome to Plano Library Speaks, the podcast of Plano Public Library!
In this episode, your hosts, Rachel and Bob chat with library staff about a variety of topics, from vision boarding to Selfie Book Talks and more. See our show notes below for details and links.
We speak with Development Coordinator Kristin Linscott about vision and goals:
- Steven Covey – Seven Habits of Highly Effective People
- LinkedIn Learning
- Pronunciator (language learning)
- Vision Board Party at Schimelpfenig Library, December 14 at 7 p.m.: This is a goal-setting event to create a visualization of your 2022 goals, meet new friends and get creative. We will tackle goals through visual representations and reminders. You can place your vision board somewhere you can look at often to keep you focused and on track. A vision board is a collage of images and words representing a person’s wishes or goals, intended to serve as inspiration or motivation.
We speak with Librarian Emery Courtney about Toddler Time storytime and the importance of early literacy tools:
- Every Child Ready to Read – five principles we use to develop early literacy programs
- Storytime Calendar
Be sure to hand around until the final seconds of the show to hear a great audio sample of Toddler Time, including the Goodbye Song!
We speak with Librarian Erik Knapp about his work on this blog, including:
We speak with Library Instructor and Research Specialist Hannah Bradley about Digital Creation Space programs and services: