Saturday November 2 9:00 am — 3:00 pm
Vermont Statehouse State Street Montpelier, VT
Registration is now open: http://libraries.vermont.gov/libraries/trustees (DEADLINE October 25)
Plan to join us at the Statehouse for an energy-filled day of inspiring and informative speakers and networking to help the board, staff and Friends with effective governance, fundraising, advocacy, social media and more.
Stuart Comstock-Gay, President and CEO of the Vermont Community Foundation.
- Breakout sessions for trustees and friends (and librarians!) on a variety of topics throughout the day, including:
And wait, wait, don’t forget the Annual Trivia Contest with prizes!
And of course there will be coffee, lunch, networking with your peers from around the state and more.
- Paul Gillies on Vermont libraries and the law. One of the authors of The Law of Public Libraries, former Deputy Secretary of State and a Montpelier attorney, Mr. Gillies has many years’ experience in municipal law and is well-versed in topics of interest to public library trustees and directors.
- Rob Fish of the Vermont Council on Rural Development and the Vermont Digital Economy Project on social media tools for libraries.
20% discount for each attendee when 3 or more attend from one library