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Online Training for Trustees – Trustee Handbook Book Club

Join co-authors of the Handbook for Library Trustees of New York State Jerry Nichols and Rebekkah Smith Aldrich for this fun and informative series! Each month trustees are encouraged to read a chapter of the Trustee Handbook and send in questions that the authors will address at live events later this year. Trustees from all public library […]

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Free Mini-Conference – Fundraising for Friends and Foundation Groups

Date: Wednesday, June 09, 2021 Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Place: Online at https://www.eventbrite.com/o/18804361522 Cost: Free COVID-19 caused many of us to have dramatic decreases in our fundraising efforts over the course of 2020 but it also provided an opportunity for most Friends and Foundation groups to pivot and completely revisit their fundraising and development strategies.  Join us for […]

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Free Webinar – Cultivating Community Support for Library Funding

Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2021Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PMPlace: Online at tinyurl.com/yxmpu9dgPresenter: Patrick Sweeney, EveryLibrary Political DirectorCost: Free Political power and influence comes from only two resources: people and money. Without at least one of these, your library will not have the influence it needs in the community to encourage local legislators to support […]

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Free Webinar – The Responsibilities and Challenges of Reopening Libraries in New York State

Date: Tuesday, June 16 2020Time: 1:30 PM – 3:00 PMPlace: Online at https://bit.ly/2MoFY0YPresenters: PanelCost: Free for ESLN (CDLC) members but registration REQUIRED and includes both parts Public libraries have been given permission to reopen with restrictions as part of NY Forward’s phase one in the reopening process. What does this mean for you, your library, […]

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Free Webinar – How Foundations and Friends Can Support Their Libraries During COVID-19

Date: Thursday, May 07, 2020 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Place: Online at https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/4715863641127/WN_FMuwzLQPRi2YE-TRgPzcwQ. Presenters: Jonna Ward, Michelle Jeske, Nanci Morrison, Karen Pierce Cost: Free The COVID-19 pandemic is having a major impact on public library budgets and spending. How can library Foundations and Friends of the Library groups best support their libraries during […]

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MVLS Board of Trustees Meeting

Mohawk Valley Library System
Board of Trustees Meeting

9:30 AM, Thursday, October 21, 2021
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Library Recognition Award Recipient
Schoharie Free Library

 

Harold & Junice Wusterbarth Volunteer Service Award Recipient
Sharon Jordan, Schenectady County Public Library

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