Tell Your Story: Encouraging Young Writers to Share Their Voices is a poster in the 2020 PNLA Virtual Poster Session. We encourage you to engage in discussion by leaving a comment on the page. The author of the poster will respond to comments the week of August 4-7, 2020.
Presenter: Patricia Lesku
Track: Public & School Libraries
Abstract: Tell Your Story gives young writers and artists in West Vancouver the chance to turn their original projects into real ebooks that can be checked out by anyone with a WVML card. It aims to:
- Pair inspiration with action: take a young artist’s idea and help them turn it into something shareable
- Empower young people to create and share their original stories
- Amplify young voices in our community
- Help young creators form a community in West Vancouver
Tell Your Story is generously supported by the West Vancouver Memorial Foundation
About the Presenter:
Patricia is a Digital Access Librarian with the West Vancouver Memorial Library. A passionate teacher for more than 20 years, she is always looking for creative ways to use technology to inspire learners of all ages — especially young writers.
Chat with the Presenter:
Patricia will be available to chat in real time via comments, Thursday, August 6, 9:00am-10:30am (Pacific time). Can’t make it during these times? Don’t worry! Leave a comment and she will get back to you.