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Workshop – Getting Started : Creating and Supporting a Friends Group for your Library

Date: Friday, May 31, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Place: Upper Hudson Library System Presenters: Lisa Wemett, Past President of FLS, Terry Mulee, 2nd VP of FLS Cost: Free, lunch provided at 12:00 PM Learn the benefits of gathering community volunteers to assist with your library’s programs and services. You’ll learn how to develop and organize […]

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Free Webinar – “Just One Thing” : Training Staff for Community Engagement

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Place: Online at https://tinyurl.com/yy4rrnjs Presenters: Rachel Hadidi and Rachel Yzaguirre, Plano Public Library Enhance the customer experience by increasing staff engagement! Learn how the Plano Public Library created a cohesive customer service experience by training staff to share “just one thing” about the library. […]

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Free Webinar – Strong Advocacy, Stronger Fund Raising

Date: Thursday, January 10, 2019 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Place: Online at https://tinyurl.com/yajce37w Presenter: Libby Post Cost: Free This webinar will explore ways to turn your community supporters into donors, how to determine your best avenue of fund raising (Friends and/or Foundation) and build a development program for your first three years. We’ll […]

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Free Webinar – The Connection Between Community Engagement and Marketing Your Library

Date: Monday, September 17, 2018 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Place: Online at https://tinyurl.com/ycmzvw3l Presenter: Libby Post, Communication Services Cost: Free Community engagement and marketing are related but they are not the same.  This webinar will cover innovations in community engagement and how to turn the information gathered into solid branding and marketing for your […]

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Free Webinar – Revitalizing Library Volunteer Engagement

Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/revitalizing-library-volunteer-engagement.html Presenter: Carla Lehn, The Lehn Group, former Library programs Consultant of the California State Library Cost: Free Library volunteerism is evolving. Gone are the days of looking for tasks to keep your volunteers busy. Libraries are now enlisting high impact volunteers […]

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