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 downloaded at the Stewart’s Shops web site. All applications must be submitted by January 31, 2014.

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SnapShotNY 2014

NYLA is holding its fifth annual “SnapShotNY: A Day in the Life of a Library” initiative Monday, January 13, 2014 through Friday, January 31, 2014.  MVLS encourages all member libraries to participate. Take pictures. Record short videos. Let everyone in NY know why our libraries are so essential. Also, collect statistics for one day in […]

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Free Webinar – Life After Desk : Implementing the New Service Models

Date: Wednesday, December 04, 2013 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at Presenter: Joan Frye Williams Cost: Free We’ve all heard how progressive libraries are experimenting with new ways to deliver service. Recent years have brought news of shrinking circ desks, roving reference, virtual branches, after-hours lockers, unattended kiosks, information neighborhoods, zone staffing, imbedded librarians, […]

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Free Webinar – Public Libraries and the Common Core

Date: Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at Presenters: Kathleen O’Dean Cost: Free One of the exciting aspects of the new Common Core standards is their emphasis on nonfiction, which is better than ever for young people. This gives public libraries a great opportunity to highlight their nonfiction holdings and […]

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Support MVLS this Holiday Season

The holiday shopping season is upon us! We’ve got a few ways to easily support MVLS and our member libraries while you shop. AmazonSmile – AmazonSmile offers the same products, same prices, and same free shipping terms that you’ll find on, but by shopping through our AmazonSmile link, MVLS will receive a percentage of all eligible purchases. […]

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Annual Meeting
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
5:30 PM
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Thursday, June 20, 2019
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