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NCompass Live: 2009 ONE BOOK ONE NEBRASKA: Nebraska Reads A Lantern in Her Hand - Recorded Online Session 

Join Rod Wagner, Nebraska Library Commission Director, Mary Jo Ryan, Nebraska Library Commission Communications Coordinator, and Teresa Lorensen, Bess Streeter Aldrich Foundation Director, to:
  • Learn about how to create a successful local reading promotion using Nebraska's year-long, statewide celebration featuring Bess Streeter Aldrich, one of Nebraska's best-loved authors.
  • Brainstorm strategies to read and discuss A Lantern in Her Hand, a classic story of a pioneer woman who withstands the adversity of existence on the prairie to triumph in the joy of everyday life.
  • Find tools to help engage your community in local activites to encourage them to come together through literature to explore this classic work in community-wide reading programs.

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Class Format
Recorded Online Session
Date Recorded Length
3/11/2009 41 minutes
No Charge
Rod Wagner; Mary Jo Ryan; Teresa Lorensen
CE Hours
For Further Information Sponsor
Christa Burns
402-471-3107 or 800-307-2665
Nebraska Library Commission