CANCELLED: Watch Party for “Big Talk from Small Libraries”

UNFORTUNATELY, DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE WEATHER, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO WATCH IT ON YOUR OWN, PLEASE REGISTER AT THE FIRST LINK BELOW. ALSO, IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND A WATCH PARTY FOR THE ARCHIVED VERSION OF THE WEBINAR AT A FUTURE DATE, PLEASE LET US KNOW.

Southeast Library System and Seward Memorial Library are hosting a watch party for the Big Talk from Small Libraries online conference on February 24 between 8:45 and and 5:00 pm. You could watch from your desk (in that case go to the official registration page). Or you can join with others in watching the conference. If you register here you will help give us a count for those expected to attend at Seward Memorial Library. Bring your lunch and favorite snacks, or chip in for pizza. We will forward your CE information to the Nebraska Library Commission.

Also, if another library in a different part of the system would like to host a showing, go for it!

Golden Sower Reading Day

golden sowerOnce again, Southeast Library System and Seward Memorial Library will be hosting Golden Sower Reading Day on May 27th. This offers the chance for Golden Sower Readers and those who want to be Golden Sower Readers the chance to read all the books on the primary list. The schedule for the day is as follows:

9:00 am
Kathy Schultz: Announcements about Golden Sower
Reading of Books from Primary List

12:00 pm
Lunch on your own

1:00 pm
Finish Reading of Primary List; Discussion of Titles from Chapter Book and Golden Sower Novel Lists

To register, go to http://bit.ly/ReadingDay.

SELS Training Extravaganza

FireworksBefore summer gets going full blast, give yourself a break and enjoy the 2016 SELS Training Extravaganza on May 13 at Seward Memorial Library. We have 12 workshops scheduled on 3 different tracks. And don’t forget the food: morning and afternoon refreshments, and a noon dinner of grilled chicken breast with alfredo sauce, twice baked potato casserole, green beans, salad, and a roll. Gluten free and vegetarian options are available.
The $25 fee includes lunch! Register at http://bit.ly/SELSTraining by the end of the day May 5th.

Following is a preview of the day: Continue reading

Big Talk from Small Libraries

Seward Memorial LibrarySeward Memorial Library is hosting a showing of the Big Talk from Small Libraries online conference on February 26, 2016 between 8:45 and and 5:00 pm. You could watch from your desk (in that case go to the official registration page). Or you can join with others in watching the conference. If you register here you will help give us a count for those expected to attend at Seward Memorial Library. Bring your lunch and favorite snacks, or chip in for pizza.

Also, if another library in a different part of the system would like to host a showing, go for it!