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COVID-19 learning & connection opportunities: week of March 30, 2020

COVID-19/Coronavirus Resources

Crowdsourced From Local Governments

Upcoming COVID-19/Coronavirus Learning Events:

Apr 1 2020

Webinar: Art-Based Strategies & COVID-19

10:00am - 11:00am
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-01 10:00:00 2020-04-01 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: Art-Based Strategies & COVID-19

Learn how partnerships with local/regional artists can improve public health messaging, while also supporting coping and connection. In this session we'll hear from Dr. Tasha Golden, artist and public health researcher, how arts strategies can contribute to social connection (“Distance not Isolation”), help build ritual or structure into these uncertain days, and generate platforms for...

Apr 1 2020

Webinar: Virtual Meetings Best Practices From

2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-01 14:00:00 2020-04-01 15:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: Virtual Meetings Best Practices From

How can we keep critical processes on track if we can’t hold meetings? To move quickly, many teams have tried deploying off-the-shelf conferencing tools and social media live streaming. However it's becoming clear that these approaches have serious tradeoffs, leaving elected officials frustrated and reconsidering virtual public meetings altogether: “We probably will have to suspend...

Apr 2 2020

Webinar: Local Government Peace & Mindfulness During Times of Crisis

9:00am - 10:00am
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-02 09:00:00 2020-04-02 10:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: Local Government Peace & Mindfulness During Times of Crisis

Presented by Lair Torrent and Bratton Riley Join mindfulness-based therapist Lair Torrent at 9:00 a.m. PT/ Noon ET on Thursday, April 2 for a webinar about self-care during times of crisis in local government leadership. We'll talk about mindful meditation, how your local government is taking care and showing concern for its employees and community members, and ways your...

Share Your COVID-19/Coronavirus Resources:

We're asking ELGL members to share the resources their organizations are developing in response to COVID-19/Coronavirus. This may include press releases, information sheets, FAQs, best practices, community alerts, etc. Please use the form below to share your information and we'll upload it here for other agencies to replicate and share.

  • Tell us more about this resource: why was it developed, who was it developed for, how is your local government using it, etc. This information will be used in the blog post to share your resource.
  • If you have a document or resource that's online, please add the weblink here. If you don't have a link, you can email the file to [email protected]

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