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, Feb 17

Tuesday, Feb 18

Helping the Public Complete the 2020 Census: What Front-Line Staff Need to Know

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
The 2020 Census begins soon, and libraries have been called upon to facilitate a complete and correct count. This webinar aims to answer remaining questions and give your staff the confidence they need to assist the public. Qs beyond the FAQ We have 101 questions about the 9-question 2020 Census...

Wednesday, Feb 19

CALVAN Quarterly Meeting

9:30 am to 11:30 am
Volunteer Coordinators or others who assist with volunteers or Friends groups in their library are invited to attend the quarterly meetings of the Chicago Area Library Volunteer Administrators Network. Agenda items may be sent to Becky Ingram at raingram@fremontlibrary.org . Event Coordinator:...

West of 47

9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Everyone is welcome to attend the monthly meeting of the network group known as West of 47. The group discusses current issues facing small/rural libraries. Event Coordinator: Cristy Stupegia Email: cstupegia@lasalle.lib.il.us Phone: 815-223-2341 Location: LaSalle Public Library 305 Marquette St...

Thursday, Feb 20

Friday, Feb 21

RAILS Board Meeting

RAILS Governance
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
The Board will meet in person at the RAILS Burr Ridge Service Center and at other videoconference sites. Registration is required to attend this meeting via videoconference at a location other than those listed above. Please contact RAILS at L2help@railslibraries.info no later than 48 hours before...

Tuesday, Feb 25

Wednesday, Feb 26

20s and 30s Programmers

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
This group meets quarterly to discuss programming ideas, presenters, and best practices for programming for adults in their 20s and 30s. Event Coordinator: Jez Layman Email: Jez.Layman@elmlib.org Phone: 630-279-8696 This event will take place in the first floor program room. Click here to https://...

Thursday, Feb 27

Friday, Feb 28

After the Latest Trend: How to Identify Trends in Your Community and Get Buy-In For the Next Big Idea

10:00 am to 11:30 am
Keeping up with the latest trends in libraries and beyond can be exciting but also overwhelming. Learn some tips for spotting trends in your own community and how to get buy-in from your boss for the next big idea. Event Coordinator: Gretchen Schulz Email: gschulz@stdl.org Phone 847-923-3437...

Monday, Mar 2