Getting It Started: Creating and Sustaining a Friends Group for Your Library [RCLS]

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mid-Hudson Library System

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This is a Ramapo Catskill Library System (RCLS) event please register through their calendar.
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Location: Newburgh Free Library - 124 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY 12250

Getting It Started: Creating and Sustaining a Friends Group for Your Library.
  Learn the benefits of gathering community volunteers to support your library’s programs and services.  A checklist to develop your group will be utilized: recruiting helpers for a steering committee, determining the Friends’ mission, expanding their membership, and growing the leadership to sustain an active organization.

There will also be time for networking with participants representing other Friends organizations.

Light refreshments will be served.

Speakers:  Lisa C. Wemett, Past President of the Friends of Libraries Section of the New York Library Association

Terry Mulee, Second Vice President of the Friends of Libraries Section


Event Type(s): Display, LibraryFriends
Randall Enos
(945) 243-3747 ext. 240