There will be a MALiA virtual membership meeting June 11 at 2:00 pm. Access information will be sent shortly.
Please save Friday, March 20, at 10:30am for our next Youth Services meeting at the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library in Christiansburg.
The topic will be discussing favorite youth books from 2019. Everyone should bring their favorite picture book, chapter book, and YA book from 2019 for discussion.
Also, we will be offering summer reading incentives. Please RSVP to Sarah Largen, the Children’s MALiA President, and be present in order to receive these incentives.
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, email@example.com, 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, firstname.lastname@example.org, 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!