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PLD Day 2014

10/7/2014
When: Tuesday, October 7, 2014
1:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: Verizon Wireless Center
1 Civic Center Plaza
Mankato, Minnesota  56001
United States
Contact: Nick Dimassis


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PLD Day 2014 Program Details

Recap

Missed out on PLD Day 2014? Feel free to download electronic versions of the handouts incorporating the vision of keynote speaker,Valerie Gross.

The Three Pillars images.
HCLS Strategic Plan,​ 2010-2015
HCLS Annual Report 2013
A+ Curriculum Guide ​
HiTech, our STEM education initiative for teens
​​HCLS Savage Branch & STEM Education Center (language describing)​
Sample source issue
Article that summarizes vision (from March 2014 PLA Conf. publication)
Library of the Year article (LJ, June 2013)
Transforming Our Image: The Education Advantage (book)

     


    Tuesday, October 7




    1:00pm Dessert & Keynote


    Presenter:
    Valerie Gross
    Director of Howard County Library and 2013 ALA Library of the Year 

    Topic:
    Positioning Your Library as an Educational ‘Pillar of the Community’


    2:25pm Workshop


    Presenter: 
    Valerie Gross
    Director of Howard County Library and 2013 ALA Library of the Year 

    Topic: 
    Putting it Together Workshop: Exercises for applying a model to your own actions and library


    3:45pm Session 1


    Presenter:
    Peter Pearson
    President of The Friends of the St. Paul Public Library

    Topic: 
    Image Matters in Advocacy and Fundraising


    4:45pm Session 2

    Presenter: 
    Kevin McHenryAssistant Commissioner of Education at the Minnesota Department of Education 

    Topic: 
    Libraries as Key Educational Institutions

     


    Registration 

    MLA Members: $25

    Non-Members: $35

    *Online registration opens August 2nd


    Location 

    Venue:
    Verizon Wireless Center
    1 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001

    Hotels:
    Mankato City Center Hotel & Hilton Garden Inn
    Mention MLA Conference-related event attendance to get reduced rates.


    Questions

    For inquiries regarding PLD Day, contact Nick Dimassis.

    For inquiries regarding MLA Membership or other administrative questions, contact the MN Library Headquarters at (612) 294-6549.

     

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