Come On In!
...the library is a friendly place for children with special needs
The Come On In! project offers specialized services, programs, and resources for families and for educators who care for children of varying abilities. The Youth Services staff invites and encourages children with special needs to Come On In! and enjoy the library.
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Come On In! began in 2004 with a grant from the Illinois State Library. The program has since been supported by local community members and a 2006 National Organization on Disability Award from the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies.
For more information about Come On In! at Skokie Public Library, please contact Holly Jin at 847.324.3117.
News and media...
- Illinois Library Association Press Release: Holly Jin and Gary Gustin to receive the Alexander Skrzypek Award from the Illinois Library Association
- Interface Web Companion to the Newsletter of the Association for Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies: Congratulations, ASCLA 2006 Award Winners! - Volume 28, Number 2, Summer 2006
- American Library Association Press Release: Skokie Public Library named recipient of 2006 ASCLA/KLAS/NOD Award - March 14, 2006
- CBS 2 Chicago Special Report by Jim Mullen - February 27, 2006