Be a part of the harm reduction initiative in Western New York! Learn how to recognize the signs of an opioid overdose and apply naloxone. This is a free workshop for any library employee.
Attendees will learn how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. This training includes how to use the aerosol version of naloxone (Narcan) to reverse the overdose.
Join WNYLA for a tour of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Richardson-Olmsted Campus. This workshop is open to ALL library employees.
Tour Times: Albright Knox Art Gallery 1:00-2:15pm
Richardson Complex 3:00-4:00 pm
Total Cost: $20.00
MEET at the Art Gallery –Main entrance on Elmwood Avenue at 12:45pm-Please be prompt
Must register by June 17, 2019
~ LIMITED TO 20 PARTICIPANTS ~
*** Important information regarding the tour of the Richardson Complex. One major requirement is sturdy closed-toed shoes (no heels or sandals allowed). Anyone wearing inappropriate shoes will be turned away. This is a tour of the UNFINISHED areas. A release will also need to be signed and photography is not allowed.
You are strongly encouraged to wear layers and bring bottled water. You may also bring a flashlight, face mask, and/or scarf.
This tour requires the ability to walk for the full duration of the tour as well as climb a flight of stairs.
To the Albright-Knox: https://www.albrightknox.org/visit/getting-here
To the Richardson-Olmsted Complex: http://www.richardson-olmsted.com/visit/directions-and-parking/
Date: Monday, June 3rd, 2019
Time: 9:30 - 12:30 pm
Michelle Young, NYLA 2019 President is touring the state to discuss cross-library collaboration. She will be sharing what projects are underway in other regions. To demonstrate what we are doing, we have invited Mandi Shepp, Erin Weller, Maria Lowe, David Lewis, and Ken Fujiuchi to share the collaborative projects they have spearheaded with their committees or task groups. So take this opportunity to learn more about what your Western New York Colleagues are doing on behalf of the region. Lunch will be provided.
9:30 am to 10:30 – Michelle Young will facilitate discussion
10:30 to 11:30 – Presentations, discussion, Q&A
11:30 to 12:30 pm – Wrap up and Lunch
Date/Time: Thursday, June 6, 2019 from 9:00 am to 3pm or 3:30. Please meet in the library http://libguides.daemen.edu/home
Where: Daemen College, 4380 Main Street, Amherst (https://www.daemen.edu/ )
We would also like to welcome any of our Rochester Council's academic library members to join us this year!