Workshop – Make it Happen! Develop a Literacy Program at your Library

Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017 Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Place: SALS Cost: Free (Pizza and salad lunch provided) According to the State Education Department, more than 2.7 million New Yorkers over the age of 16 do not have a high school diploma. An additional 1.2 million adults do not speak English well (or at all), and […]

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Workshop – Libraries = Education : a New Way of Thinking

Date: Thursday, April 06, 2017 Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Place: Schenectady County Public Library, McChesney Room Presenter: Valerie J. Gross, President & CEO of Howard County Library System in Maryland and 2013 Library Journal  Librarian of the Year Cost: Free Join Valerie J. Gross, MM, MLS, JD for this lively, interactive workshop to experience a strategy that […]

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Grant Opportunity – NASA@ My Library

The American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, in partnership with the National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL) at the Space Science Institute (SSI), the Pacific Science Center, Cornerstones of Science, and Education Development Center, invites public libraries nationwide to apply to become a NASA@ My Library Partner and join the NASA@ My Library project. […]

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Free Webinar – Library Newsletters Made Easy(ier)

Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Place: Online at https://tinyurl.com/zy73dve Presenter: Nancy Dowd Cost: Free Looking for strategies to help your library get the word out? Join Nancy Dowd, co-author of Bite-Sized Marketing: Realistic Solutions for Overworked Librarians, for a session on making your library newsletter work harder for you. Using examples from successful libraries, she’ll […]

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Job Opportunity – Library Communications & Community Relations Specialist

MVLS is hiring! The Library Communications & Community Relations Specialist will work with the public libraries in our service area, helping these libraries gather community input, communicate library service impact and advocate for sustainable funding. The position requires a high degree of organization, attention to detail and self-motivation as well as a commitment to the public […]

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