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Weeding and Readers' Advisory Training with Rebecca Vnuk

Weeding/Genre Training Session with Rebecca Vnuk, Executive Director of LibraryReads

This half-day program will consist of:

  • A focus on practical, shelf-by-shelf weeding tips
  • In the Readers' Advisory part of the workshop, we'll take a look at 3 of the most popular genres: Mystery, Romance/Women's Fiction, and Speculative Fiction (SF, Fantasy, and Horror). Participants will come away with a good understanding of the background and appeal factors of each genre, lists of classic and contemporary authors to know, a wide range of titles to recommend. We'll also take a look at what makes genre fiction stand out from "general" fiction - and ways they are similar.

June 13 Braswell Memorial Library 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 104 Howie Dr, Shelby, NC 28150 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
9:00am - 12:30pm
Shelby - Cleveland County Public Library
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Event Organizer

Lauren Clossey

State Library of North Carolina
Continuing Education Consultant
Phone: 919-807-7416
E-mail: lauren.clossey@ncdcr.gov