Library Director Edison Public Library Montville, New Jersey
Library Service to Older Adults 'guru" Allan M. Kleiman and aging services "maven" Fatima Perkins will share their over 50+ combined years experience working in the field of Library Services to Older Adults and the aging network with 50+ generation as practitioners, consultants, authors, trainers. Topics to be discussed include: What are the best models of services and programs that you can replicate at your Library if you are just starting out or even have had a program at your Library for many years? How can you tailor these ideas to the changing demographics in your community? How can you utilize technology to reach a wider and more diverse audience? How do you get the 50+ involved in your programming efforts? And, finally, how do you make this all happen?
Better understand the changing demographics of the 50+ and older adult population in their community
Utilize the ideas learned from this presentation to develop, adapt and/or expand their programs & services to this cohort
Discover ways to get the 50+ an older adult population interested and involved in program development