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The Wisconsin Library Association Announces 2017 Awards and Honors Winners

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The Wisconsin Library Association is pleased to announce the 2017 library Award & Honor Winners, selected for their outstanding contributions to libraries and librarianship: Citation of Merit: Amy Glaser, River Falls Public Library Library of the Year: UW-Parkside in Kenosha WLA/DEMCO Librarian of the Year: Leah Langby, Indianhead Federated Library System Programming Innovation Award: Melissa Roelli. Mt. Horeb Public Library, Big Read Program Special Services Award: Steve Conway Trustee of the Year: Stephen Runde, Verona Public Library “We congratulate each winner and look forward to celebrating their accomplishments at the 2017 Annual Conference at the Kalahari in Wisconsin Dells next month,” said Plumer Lovelace, Executive Director for the Wisconsin Library Association. Here are a few more details about this year’s winners: Citation of Merit: Amy Glaser, River Falls Public LibraryOnce in a blue moon, or more rarely, a library will find a volunteer and supporter willing to do it all. The...
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WLA Conference Registration is Open!

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on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 in Events and Promotions
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      Early Bird Registration Is Now Open                         ...
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WLA Conference Coming Up...Recharge

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on Thursday, July 27, 2017 in Events and Promotions
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The WLA Conference schedule is posted. Reserve your hotel room by September 16 to receive the conference block rate. Registration will be open soon!  - Angela Meyers and Jamie Matczak WLA Publicity Co-Chairs ...
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Check Out Our One-Day Conferences...

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SSCS 2017 One-Day Conference - Libraries Fort-ify Communities - May 25, 2017 The Support Staff and Circulation Services annual one-day conference "SSCS: Libraries Fort-ify Communities" is just around the corner!!  You are invited to join us in Fort Atkinson on Thursday, May 25 for a day of interesting and informative programs on a variety of library topics, delightful conversation, tasty treats and just an all around good time!  Please visit http://wla.wisconsinlibraries.org/sscs/sscs-one-day-conference for details and to register! 2017 Government Information Day - UW-Stevens Point - June 2, 2017...
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WLA Foundation Scholarships for Continuing Your Education and Professional Development

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on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 in Grants
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The Wisconsin Library Association Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of several scholarships for library professionals to attend workshops, conference sessions or other library continuing education programs. A scholarship is a great way to fund conference attendance or help finance a master's degree.The WLA Foundation focuses on two areas:•Annual scholarships for library education (approximately $950 - $1600)•Continuing education for WLA members and prospective students (approximately $800- $900)The WLA Foundation's goal is to encourage lifetime learning, conference participation and professional development. Applications are due July 18, 2016; the eligibility requirements and online forms are available at http://wla.wisconsinlibraries.org/awards-scholarships/scholarships/scholarships-grants. Awards will be announced by August 1....
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