Dearest trustees, last week I had the privilege of meeting board members that I had yet to encounter while leading the What Am I Doing Here?!? workshop in Belmont. Here were our major discussion take- aways:
As educational institutions with governing boards and professional managers, building in support for development of governors (trustees) and officers (directors), is essential to the continued responsiveness of your library to community needs. Here are our recommendations:
Making our libraries visible and viable are key to sustaining service to all of our communities and it can only happen with continued commitment to education.
Upcoming STLS Events
Wed, Jan 25, 2017 — Get the Grant! at 11:00 AM – 01-25-2017 11:00:00 AM
Tue, Jan 31, 2017 — Book Breakfast at 9:30 AM – 01-31-2017 09:30:00 AM
Sat, Feb 11, 2017 — Get the Grant! at 10:30 AM – 02-11-2017 10:30:00 AM
Tue, Feb 14, 2017 — Trustee Book Club – The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu at 2:30 PM – 02-14-2017 14:30:00 PM
Wed, Mar 1, 2017 — Advocacy, Naturally – Library Legislative Advocacy Day at 5:45 AM – 03-01-2017 05:45:00 AM
For all upcoming events, please visit the STLS program calendar. I’ll also send out a upcoming events calendar in the delivery.
As ever, please contact me with questions, concerns, and ideas.
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