Join WNYLA for a combination tour:
Tour Times: Buffalo Religious Arts Center 1:00-2:30 pm
Buffalo Inactive Records and Research 3:00-4:00 pm
*Information on both institutions is below.
Total Cost: $12.00
MEET at the Religious Arts Center -Side Entrance at 12:45pm-Please be prompt
Must register by October 18, 2019
~ LIMITED TO 20 PARTICIPANTS ~
Buffalo Religious Arts Center
157 East St, Buffalo, NY 14207
The Center collects religious art from all denominations and will appeal to people, both religious and non-religious, who appreciate fine art. The stained glass windows, statuary and artwork that are collected provide a unique insight into Buffalo’s culture as well as artistic history.
Buffalo Inactive Records and Research Facility
85 River Rock Drive, Suite 301
Buffalo, NY 14207
This research center has death, birth, marriage records and business directories open to the public. Some of the records contained at the City of Buffalo Inactive Records and Research Facility are Common Council Proceedings 1854-1990, Erie County Census Records 1850-1925 (microfilm), and assessors land maps 1855,1870 and 1912 (microfilm).
Professional Development Workshop: Protest and Citizenship: Using Primary Sources to Create Evidence-Based Arguments
2 Professional Development Sessions that Support C3 Framework and Next Generation English Language Arts Learning Standards
Mondays, December 2 and 9, 2019 from 8:30am-2:30pm
Location: WNYLRC Training Center (4950 Genesee Street, Buffalo, NY)
The goal of this professional development program is to:
Each attendee will be required to attend two full day sessions:
We are very excited to launch this new program for interdisciplinary civic engagement learning and hope that you will participate in a unique endeavor that offers the best from the ELA and social sciences fields.
Dr. Ann Rivera, Director, Writing Across the Curriculum, Chair, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies at Villa Maria College, and member of the Buffalo Board of Education
Heidi Ziemer, Outreach & Digital Services Coordinator, Western New York Library Resources Council, and Teaching with Primary Sources Professional Development Provider Institute Coach
Stipends are available to reimburse the cost of substitute teachers
CTLE credit will be available and lunch will be provided
This program is sponsored in part by the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources Eastern Region Program, coordinated by Waynesburg University.