SNAILS is a networking group made up of Illinois youth services librarians and staff, young adult librarians, and LTA and MLS students. We meet in person on a quarterly basis to discuss library services for youth with disabilities.
I'm so excited -- Temple Grandin is going to be in Chicago this month, and there's no charge to see her!! Thanks to Family Action Network, she will be making two presentations in the near north suburbs on May 21, 2014:
"Autism and My Sensory-Based World" 4:00pm (educator focus) New Trier High School, Winnetka Campus Gaffney Auditorium 385 Winnetka Ave., Winnetka, IL 60093
"Different Kinds of Minds" With her mother, Eustacia Cutler Moderated by Molly Losh, Ph.D., Northwestern University