Please save the date for the MALiA Fall Meeting and Program, Friday November 1 at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise.
Please save Friday, November 15 at 10:30am for our next Youth Services meeting at the Montgomery Floyd Regional Library in Christiansburg.
The topic will be libraries having diverse books for the youth with special guest Marissa Blankinship, Community Services Assistant at the Roanoke Public Libraries Youth Services Department.
Please save Friday, August 9 at 10:30am for our next Youth Services meeting at the Montgomery Floyd Regional Library in Christiansburg. The topic will be Summer Reading Triumphs and Failures.
MALiA Spring 2019 Meeting
Theme: Learning from past MALiA Innovation Grant winners.
Date: Friday, April 5, 2019
Location: Main Library of the Washington County Public Library System
205 Oak Hill St NE
Abingdon, VA 24210
10 AM – 11 AM: Spring Meeting
11 AM – 12 PM: Session #1 – Presentation from Emily Krug, King University
12 PM – 1 PM: Lunch
1 PM – 1:30 PM: Session #2 – Presentation from Jenny Horton, Lynchburg University
1:30 PM – 2 PM: Q&A with presenters, socializing opportunity
Assorted pastries, juice, and coffee will be available in the morning. Lunch will be off-campus. Feel free to explore some of the great local options Abingdon has to offer!
For any questions, please contact Emily Correa, firstname.lastname@example.org, 434-332-9658.
The next MALiA Youth Services meeting will be April 5th at 10:30am at the Salem Public Library.
Save the date for our next Youth Services meeting:
Friday, November 16 at 10:30am
Bristol Public Library
Lunch will be sponsored by MALiA.
The Fall 2018 MALiA Fall Meeting will be Friday, October 26th from 10am-2pm at the Timbrook Library in Lynchburg, Virginia. Public Services Librarian Dana Bomba will present on both management and being a “jack-of-all-trades” in the library.
To register, go to https://goo.gl/forms/tDJdpF5ikc6geRaR2.
Location: Timbrook Library (part of the Campbell County Public Library System)
18891 Leesville Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Assorted pastries, juice, and coffee will be available in the morning. In the afternoon, you can select a meal from Panera Catering, or opt to provide your own lunch. Lunches from Panera will be $10, and payment is requested at the meeting.
For any questions, please contact Emily Correa, email@example.com, 434-369-5140.
Please save the date for our next Youth Services meeting at the Montgomery Floyd Regional Library in Christiansburg:
Friday, August 24
10:00am – storywalk tour with Sarah Pahl (meet in the parking lot at the back of the library)
10:30am – Discussion of SRP triumphs and failures, 2018/2019 MALiA budget and more!
The MALiA Spring Meeting will be June 8, 2018 at Brevard College.
Speaker: Tasha Squires
Topics: Collaboration Among Libraries and Gamification in Instruction
Free Registration (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MALiAJune2018)
Boxed Lunch $10
Please join us for the next MALiA Youth Services meeting on Friday, April 13 at the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library in Christiansburg at 10:30am.
Summer Reading Incentives
Updates from the Nan/Library of Virginia
Funding Requests – if you’ve put together a successful funding request letter or simple grant application lately, please bring a copy to share with the group or email me.
Please RSVP by Friday, April 6.