Free Webinar – Fundraising Beyond the Book Sale

Date: Thursday, April 22, 2021 Time: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Place: Online at Presenters: Rebecca Fuss, Kathy Shay, Jenny Goodmote Cost: Free to MVLS libraries (select CDLC as your ESLN Council when registering) The Central New York Library Resources Library Council and the Friends of Libraries Section of the New York Library Association are happy to […]

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Free Webinar – Making the Most of your Volunteer Program

Date: Wednesday, April 07, 2021Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PMPlace: Online at Angela Bomgaars Planning and preparing for volunteers can be a lot of work, especially when there isn’t a strategy in place to effectively utilize their work. With a few important tips and tricks, a volunteer program that is worth the return on […]

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Solo Librarian Interest Group Meeting

Date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021Time: 10:30 AM – 11:30 AMPlace: Online at Running a library on your own and looking to touch base with other librarians doing the same? Please join in next week on Zoom for an online meeting for Capital District Area Solo Librarians. This meeting will focus on time management – how […]

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Grant Opportunity – Dollar General Literacy Foundation Youth Literacy Grants

Schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations who help students that are below grade level or having trouble reading are eligible to apply. Grant funding is provided to assist in the following areas: Implementing new or expanding existing literacy programs Purchasing new technology or equipment to support literacy initiatives Purchasing books, materials or software for literacy […]

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Grant Opportunity – Sisters in Crime Doris Ann Norris We Love Libraries Prize

Libraries are the heart of their communities and play a vital role by inspiring lifelong learning and love of reading. This year, Sisters in Crime will make six grants of $500 each. All you have to do is upload a photo showing one or more of your staff, with 3 or more books in your […]

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MVLS Board of Trustees Meeting

Mohawk Valley Library System
Board of Trustees Meeting

9:30 AM, Thursday, April 15, 2021
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Library Recognition Award Recipient
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Harold & Junice Wusterbarth Volunteer Service Award Recipient
Regina Gilbert, Sharon Springs Free Library

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