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Thursday, April 19 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
Keynote Follow-up: Working with Rural Communities to Promote School Readiness and Success

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Learn how Jill Cunningham, Librarian for the Yoncalla Public Library, has cultivated successful strategies in promoting academic skills in young children. Jill will share her creative solutions for recruiting volunteers, securing funding, and ensuring strong participation.  


Jill Cunningham

Librarian, Yoncalla Public Library
Jill Cummingham is the librarian for the Yoncalla Public Library. She is strongly committed to ensuring rural communities have access to rural libraries. She lives in Yoncalla.
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Erin Helgren

Early Works Site Liaison, Children's Institute
Erin Helgren joined the Children's Institute in November 2015 as the Early Works Site Liaison in Yoncalla, a rural town in Douglas County with a population of fewer than 2000 residents. Erin's 25 years of experience and knowledge working with young children and families in rural... Read More →

Thursday April 19, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm PDT
Director's Room Hilton Eugene Conference Center, 66 East 6th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97401-2667 USA

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