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Quick Bites: Brain Development, Early Experience, and Library Programs – What’s the connection?

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February 23, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 12:20 pm MST

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Have you ever wondered how the programs and services your library offers young children are making a difference? The children and families seem to enjoy themselves and show up regularly, but does that really support growth and development? Epigenetics- an emerging field of science studying how experiences affect genetic expression- says, “Yes, it really does!” Join Joyce Johnson, Growing Readers Together Coordinator, for a quick dive into this fascinating area of study to learn how.


February 23, 2021
12:00 pm - 12:20 pm MST