Training Opportunities

PA Forward Library Training Flier

Interested in receiving training on PA Forward from members of the PA Forward team?

Trainings are available in the following areas:

  • PA Forward Tool Kit
    • In-depth discussion of the elements included and how to utilize them to best advantage
  • The 5 Literacies At Work
    • Explore ways libraries can bring the Five Literacies to lives through programs, information resources & partnerships
  • Building Partnerships
    • How to initiate contact, develop the plan and keep the partnership growing
  • The Elevator Speech
    • Develop your own brief marketing pitch to communicate your library’s value whenever the opportunity arises
  • Star Program
    • Discover how your library can become a PA Forward Gold library and build recognition in your Community
  • Youth Services
    • Fit your current programs into the PA Forward format and grow!

Trainings are available for individual libraries or library systems/districts.

Contact  the PA Library Association at or call 717-766-7663 for more information or to set up a training.