ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA
Meeting Type: Program
Cost: Included with full conference registration.
ideaX is the King County Library System's public programming platform dedicated to fostering a creative culture that changes lives through access to ideas and technology. This panel will focus on how the library is and should be an incubator for artists to implement & facilitate all-ages programs that inspire, develop skills and engage. Musicians Sassyblack, Coley Mixan & Lawrence Grey will discuss their partnership at KCLS and why connecting vulnerable populations to music/technology is vital. This panel will discuss both the challenges and successes that KCLS has had with this program and delve into how this has made a lasting impact with the populations served.