Programs

10.25.2017 - PR/Marketer in your Pocket
Library staff members have become great photographers for their library, snapping fantastic pictures or videos on the fly for their library event, program or patrons using their phone or tablet.  But what do you do with those pictures after . . .
10.26.2017 - A Day for Small Libraries and Branches
We are pleased to have Rosemary Cooper, Director of the Albert Wisner Public Library, voted the 2016 Best Small Library in America, come to Northeast Ohio to share her story and her knowledge with other small libraries and branches.  . . .
10.27.2017 - A Day for Small Libraries and Branches
We are pleased to have Rosemary Cooper, Director of the Albert Wisner Public Library, voted the 2016 Best Small Library in America, come to Northeast Ohio to share her story and her knowledge with other small libraries and branches.  . . .
10.28.2017 - New to Libraries Networking Event: Resume Review
Interested in brushing up your resume?  Looking for some advice on how to nail that interview? A four-person speaker panel will present on topics including perfectly tailoring your resume to the position, strategies for answering interview . . .
10.31.2017 - Hands - On Book Repair For Circulating Collections
This workshop is designed to help librarians and library media specialists make simple repairs to their general, circulating collections. It is specifically designed for use in schools, and small public and small academic libraries. The workshop . . .
11.1.2017 - The Political Librarian (Academic Libraries):Building the Campus Coalition for Funding Success
It is critical for academic library leaders to understand and anticipate changing budget models and funding formulas on their campuses. To succeed in the future, most important development or advancement work you do each year should be with . . .
11.1.2017 - TAG: You're It! Creating a Teen Advisory Group at Your Library
Whether you call them Teen Advisory Groups, Boards, Councils or Committees, the goal is the same. To get teens involved at your library! Join Jami Williams, Children’s and Young Adult Librarian at Marvin Memorial Library as she discusses . . .
11.2.2017 - Construction and Facilities Networking Event
Join your fellow administrators and facilities staff for the first Construction and Facilities Networking Event.  . . .
11.8.2017 - Winning Library Grants
Grants can support the changing needs in your community and your budget, as well as many additional benefits. Stephanie Gerding’s grant webinars are known for being easy to understand, motivating, fun and full of valuable tips. . . .
11.15.2017 - A Day for Circulation Staff: Change is All Around Us--Avon Lake
Other dates and locations for A Day for Circ Staff . . .
11.16.2017 - How to Facilitate a Presentation and not Lose your Audience
If you have ever been on the receiving end on an excruciatingly boring presentation… or you have personally had the misfortune of being scheduled to present immediately after a rather large meal or at the conclusion of a very long day, you . . .
11.17.2017 - Record Retention and Sunshine Laws
Our first speaker will be Halli Brownfield Watson, Associate Assistant  Attorney General from the Ohio attorney General’s Constitutional Offices Section. She will speak on the Ohio Sunshine Laws which consist of the Ohio’s Public . . .
11.17.2017 - Hottest Tech Toys for the Holidays
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11.29.2017 - Library Youth Outreach: Connecting with Your Community
Libraries are wonderful places for children to learn, grow, explore and discover their love of books and all the library has to offer. But what about outside the library? How do we reach outside our four walls and effectively serve the youth in our . . .
11.30.2017 - Adult Summer Reading: Libraries Rock
Join us for a day of adult summer reading ideas.  Find out how the Tuscarawas County Public Library System energized their Adult Summer Reading Program through promotion, marketing, prizes, and parties. Additional topics will include . . .
12.5.2017 - Lead and Learn: A Free Social Hour & Workshop on Body Language (Co-sponsored with ALAO)
Join us for an evening of learning and socializing with fellow academic librarians.  You will have an opportunity to order and pay for your dinner starting at 6 pm.  At 7 pm we will have a presentation on Body Language by Holly Klingler, . . .
12.6.2017 - 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Presenter: Rena Wright, Assistant Manager of Youth Services, Orrville Public Library . . .
12.8.2017 - OPERS Workshop & Fiscal Officers Networking Event
We will start the morning with an OPERS presenter that will be speaking on OPERS at Your Library: New Hire Guidelines, Online tools and Assisting Employees Ready for Retirement. . . .
12.12.2017 - Beyond the Stamp: Your Role, Responsibilities, and Risks as an Ohio Notary Public
An advanced training class presented by the Ohio Society of Notaries . . .
12.13.2017 - Boys, Books and Libraries: Making the Connection
Presented by Michael Sullivan . . .
1.9.2018 - Adult Programming Series: 20 Adult Programming Ideas in One Hour
Get ideas for new ways to engage adult patrons with programming in these fast paced, humorous sessions. Veteran programmer Amy Alessio will go over themes and ideas that were a hit - and ones you may want to avoid! Participate in the chat for a . . .
1.17.2018 - Gadgets and Gizmos: Exploring Technology for Youth
Want to engage children with the latest technology but don’t know where to begin? Interested in using technology in your programming but you’re on a tight budget?   Join us for the third annual Gadgets and Gizmos webinar. This . . .
2.6.2018 - Adult Programming Series: 20 More Adult Programming Ideas in One Hour
Get ideas for new ways to engage adult patrons with programming in these fast paced, humorous sessions. Veteran programmer Amy Alessio will go over themes and ideas that were a hit - and ones you may want to avoid! Participate in the chat for a . . .
2.23.2018 - Human Resource Networking Event
Join your peers for a lively discussion of the latest issues facing human resources. . . .