Upcoming Events

Library Learning - L2

These events are listed on the Library Learning (L2) calendar. See L2 for shared-catalog consortia training and meetings.

Monday, Nov 20

NWYS: Talking Teen

9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Are you seeking a better understanding of best practices for serving teens? Is your library unsure how to tackle teen-related issues? Join us for this interactive and exciting panel discussion featuring the 2014-2017 Illinois YA Librarians of the Year. Bring your questions and suggestions! 9:30am:...

TOYS Networking Group Meeting

9:30 am to 11:30 am
T.O.Y.S. (Teen or Youth Selectors) Netwroking Group connects Youth/Teen Collection Librarians and library staff with each other to share and develop ideas related to collection development. This month we will discuss "Best of the Year" titles. Listen to Evanston Public Library Staff (Besty Bird,...

Tuesday, Nov 21

Thursday, Nov 23

Tuesday, Nov 28

West Suburban Genre Study

9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Genre study for RA & other interested library staff. Meets every other month. Participants share brief summaries & appeal factors for titles read. Current genre is Mystery and the topic for this meeting is "Noir/Hardboiled Mystery" Event Coordinator: Marlise Schiltz Email: mschiltz@...

Wednesday, Nov 29

West of 47

9:30 am to 11:30 am
Everyone is welcome to attend the monthly meeting of West of 47 networking group. The group discusses current library issues. The event is held at the LaSalle Public Library located at 305 Marquette St. in LaSalle, IL. Event Coordinator: Cristy Stupegia Email: cstupegia@lasalle.lib.il.us Phone: 815...

Friday, Dec 1

ATLAS Multi-Library Staff Day

9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Design is more than choosing pretty colors. It's all about solving problems and even if you don't know it, you are a designer. Schmidt will introduce the concept of User Experience (UX) thinking and illustrate how it can help improve your website, programs, services, and more. After this workshop...

Rural Directors Meeting

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Rural Directors networking group meets the third Friday of each month at 10 AM. The group meets in member libraries. There is an opportunity to lunch together at a local restaurant after each meeting. Event Coordinator: Barbara Love Email: loveb@kewaneelibrary.org Phone: 309-852-4505 Please RSVP...