Yes, Adult Summer Library Program is real. It is happening. And you, adult programmers, have resources available to you. This webinar will review the Summer Library Program materials available to participating libraries (funded and coordinated by MLS and MBLC). Find out what is available to you, how you might use the resources for your own programming and find out what others in the Massachusetts library community are doing for adult summer library program. View MLS recorded webinar from 4/1/16
According to the Literacy Project Foundation, 50% of American adults cannot read a book written at an 8th grade level. 45 million adults are functionally illiterate, reading below a 5th grade level. Adult Summer Library Program is a great opportunity to address this.