Grant Opportunity – The Great Stories Club

ALA is now accepting applications for the Great Stories Club, a grant program in which library workers lead reading and discussion programs with underserved teens in their communities. Read the project guidelines and apply online. Applications are due July 9. Up to 150 grants will be awarded. Program details and eligibility Working with small groups […]

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Free Webinar – Taking Community Partnerships to the Next Level

Date: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at Presenter: Audrey Barbakoff, Community Engagement and Economic Development Manager, King County Library System Cost: Free Community partnerships have the power to meet your library’s strategic goals, expand your reach and amplify what’s great in your community. You already pursue partnerships, but […]

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New in the Professional Collection

Bridges Out of Poverty : Strategies for Professionals and Communities Ruby K. Payne, Philip DeVol, Terie Dreussi Smith. See Poverty– Be The Difference! : Discovering the Missing Pieces for Helping People Move Out of Poverty Donna Marie Beegle, with Debbie Ellis, Rima Akkary.

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Free Webinar – Building a Culture of Learning with Library Boards

Date: Thursday, May 24, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at Presenter: Bonnie McKewson, Consultant, State Library of Iowa, Northwest District Cost: Free Libraries that cultivate a culture of learning encourage their staff to participate in continuing education. But shouldn’t this learning culture also extend to library boards? At the State Library […]

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Library Skills Academy

Dates: Tuesdays, June 05, 12 and 19, 2018 (you must attend all 3 days) Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day Place: NYLA Headquarters, 6021 State Farm Rd, Guilderland* Cost: $215 for NYLA members; $255 for non-members** This high level program is open to individuals already working or newly hired in libraries, or people interested in working in […]

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019
5:30 PM
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