This is ALA Annual program that the Chapter Relations Office is co-sponsoring with the International City and County Management Association. From Shelley Walchak
“Local Governments and Libraries: Working Together for Better Communities
Saturday, July 11, 10:30-Noon, Location: Chicago Hilton, Waldorf Room
A unique opportunity for public librarians to hear from the national leadership in local government, and librarians, on how to make your case for your library, and how to work together to provide services and resources for both the community and government.
Learn about the International City and County Management Association’s
(ICMA) ‘Public Library Innovation Grants’, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Presenters: David Limardi, President-ICMA, City Manager, Darnell Early, President-elect-ICMA, City Manager, Saginaw, MI; Executive Director, Highland Park Public Library,IL; Trish Burns, Director, Public Libraries of Saginaw, MI, Dwight McInvaill, Director, Georgetown County Public Library, SC; Louise Schaper, Exec. Dir, Fayetteville Public Library, AR”