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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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Free Webinar – Libraries = Education : Your Key to Success

Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017 Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Place: Online at Presenters: Valerie Gross, President & CEO at Howard County library System Cost: Free Looking for a webinar that will make you think? During this presentation, you’ll discover a strategy that is ushering in a new era of how we view libraries. […]

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Workshop – Getting Ready for Library Advocacy Day

Date: Friday, February 10, 2017 Time: 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM Place: CDLC Presenters: Jeremy Johannesen, NYLA Executive Director and Mike Neppl, NYLA Director or Government Relations and Advocacy Cost: Free A conversation on unifying the advocacy activities of the NYS library community, in order to maximize the impact on the legislative process. Every library, every librarian, and every patron […]

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Free Webinar – Community Engagement Works!

Date: Friday, August 26, 2016 Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Place: Online at Presenters: Rebekkah Smith Aldrich, Coordinator for Library Sustainability, MHLS Cost: Free This webinar is great for library directors, staff, Trustees & Friends who are interested in broadening the impact of the library on their local community while building their base […]

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Library Aid – We Need You!

Both the NYS Senate and NYS Assembly have released information from their one house budget bills; both versions have the same numbers included for libraries. State Library Aid:                              +$5M over Governor’s Executive Budget ($96.6M total) State Library Construction Aid:   +$10M over Executive Budget ($24M total) MTA Tax Reimbursement:             $1.3M Having the same number in […]

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