Free Webinar – Workplace Productivity Skills : Spreadsheets

Date: Friday, January 20, 2023Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AMPlace: Online at https://www.lilrc.org/event-4946255Presenter: Albert Tablante, MLS, MALET.Cost: Free for MVLS members (select CDLC as your ESLN Council when registering) Using Microsoft Excel, attendees will learn the basics of using spreadsheets including entering data, formatting data, and creating basic formulas. Attendees will also learn how to create graphs and improve […]

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Free Webinar – Dementia 101 for Public Library Staff

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2023Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PMPlace: Online at https://www.librarieslearn.org/calendar/csl-in-session-dementia-101-for-public-library-staffPresenter: Amy DelPo, Denver Public Library More than 6 million people in the United States have dementia. Once you add in 15 million friends, family members, and caregivers, the numbers represent a significant segment of the population served by public libraries. This means that the dementia […]

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Free Webinar – Level Up Your Book Displays

Date: Wednesday, January 18, 2023Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PMPlace: Online at https://tinyurl.com/ypnrx3tmPresenter: Faithe Miller Lakowicz Book displays are more than a simple tool for passive Readers’ Advisory. A well-crafted display captures patrons’ attention, sparks imagination, and sends subtle (or not-so-subtle) messages about your library’s values and institutional culture. In this presentation, Faithe Miller Lakowicz shares practical approaches for maximizing […]

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Grant Opportunity – WGY Christmas Wish

WGY Christmas Wish benefits children 19 years and under in the Capital Region and Great Northeast. A special emphasis is given to critical care services and recreational programs for ill, underprivileged and homeless children. WGY Christmas Wish looks to benefit children directly. If you are a not-for-profit, tax-exempt children’s organization, you can request funding by filling […]

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Grant Opportunity – Stewart’s Shops Holiday Match

Stewart’s Shops matches individual donations made at their stores between Thanksgiving and Christmas, and distributes funds to local nonprofit agencies. Organizations that benefit children are eligible to apply for funds. An application can be completed online at the Stewart’s Shops web site. All applications must be submitted by January 31, 2023.

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