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BIPOC Librarian Wellness Event: Walking in Community

Friday, October 28, 2022

Guest post by Kel Hughes Jones, MLIS, Ed.D.

Picture of Dasha Kelly HamilitonWisconsin's Poet Laureate, Dasha Kelly Hamilton, will be the special guest for a virtual wellness session for Black, Indigenous, and other people of color (BIPOC) working in the library field. Please join BIPOC librarians for Walking in Community on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, at 3.p.m. CT. The event is hosted by librarians Kel Hughes Jones with Waukesha County Technical College in Pewaukee, WI and Amanda Leftwich with Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell, PA and funded through the WiLS Ideas to Action Fund.

This free, 90-minute gathering is part of a year and a half long, research-based, virtual wellness and spirituality project to unite BIPOC librarians across disciplines throughout Wisconsin and around the United States. This event will not be recorded. 

To sign up for the virtual gathering, register at

For questions about this information, contact Beth Tomev (608) 266-7410

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