Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
9:00 am  - 2:00 pm, EDT

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Cone Park Library (Alachua County)
2801 E. University Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32641



Public Libraries Interest Group Meeting (3/6/19)

Meeting Information

Communication and networking are vital components for staying abreast of what is happening and helping to make positive changes.  This group will facilitate an opportunity to talk, share, rejoice and even commiserate about current activities within public libraries in Northeast Florida. 

We need your voice.  Join us. 

Agenda for the March 6th Meeting:
Ice Breaker
Discussion Session  1 (Group participant sharing)
Library Tour (optional)
Discussion Session 2  (Group participant sharing)
Ice Breaker
Special Presentation-  Alachua County Library District FOL
Members from the Alachua County Library District’s Friends of the Library Group will speak about ways to promote and build positive relationships between libraries and Friends groups.  In addition, they will share and facilitate a discussion of some of their more successful collaborations with the ACLD.

Interest Group Facilitator:  Diane Johnson

Over the past 15 years Diane Johnson has enjoyed working in public libraries.  She began in the Nassau County Public Library System first as Youth Librarian and next as a Branch Manager.  Her work continued with the Marion County Public Library System as Youth Services Division Manager. Currently, she serves as a Library Manager with the Alachua County Library District. Her favorite feature of public library work: “From newborn babies to Baby Boomers, we are ready to serve them all”.

Cost: NEFLIN Interest Groups are free of charge and are open to NEFLIN members only.  Registration is strongly encouraged.

A reminder and access information will be sent out one week before the meeting and one day before the meeting.  Please email if you do not receive your access information.