Friday, September 20 • 3:20pm - 4:10pm
Fighting Childhood Food Insecurity @ Your Library

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As community hubs, libraries are ideal partners to address childhood hunger year-round. This session will provide a brief overview of out-of-school time meal programs. A panel of librarians who work with mealtime programs, both Metro and Greater Minnesota, will share their experiences. There will be time for Q & A.


Sarah Kroning

Circulation Supervisor at Dakota County Library, Wentworth branch in West St. Paul.Sarah manages fifteen circulation staff members, and works to provide easy access to library materials and excellent customer service to all DCL patrons. She has been active in library programming for... Read More →

Leah Larson

Leah administers the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grants and oversees statewide library projects benefiting youth, with a particular focus on grades 4-12. She especially supports the work of school media specialists, as she spent many years working as both a teacher... Read More →

Jenny Butcher

Jenny Butcher is Lead for Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and At-Risk Afterschool Meals Outreach at the Minnesota Department of Education, Community Nutrition Programs. She conducts outreach and provides technical assistance to expand these child nutrition programs statewide to... Read More →
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Jenna Kahly

Program Coordinator, Lake Agassiz Regional Library
Youth Services, Legacy Programming, Marketing

Kate Buechler

Kate Buechler is currently a Patron Services Librarian for Great River Regional Library. Since receiving her MLIS from St. Kate's in 2013, she has also been an independent bookseller at Red Balloon Bookshop and a Youth Services Librarian in Clinton, Iowa, but none of those will ever... Read More →

Friday September 20, 2019 3:20pm - 4:10pm
Owatonna 2

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