At the recent Public Library Conference in Denver an array of motivational speakers were on hand to share their stories. One such speaker was the gifted Vernā Myers. Vernā , who is well known…
The American Library Association’s Libraries Transforming Communities (LTC) is a groundbreaking libraries-as-change-agents initiative.
The need for literacy assistance isn’t confined to a single age group or geographic location. That’s why the Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s grant programs help improve the lives of people of all ages in many different communities.
Adult Literacy Grants
The Foundation Seeks Nominations for its Sixth Annual INNOVATIONS IN READING PRIZE
The Foundation’s Innovations in Reading Prize recognizes exceptional initiatives and programs that have created and sustained a lifelong love of reading: thoughtful, groundbreaking projects that generate excitement and passion for literature and books.
The Leadership Academy is a 9-day leadership development program for library leaders. The Academy is sponsored by the New Jersey State Library, LibraryLinkNJ, and the New Jersey Library Association.
Mary Chute, State Librarian and Susan Quinn, Director of Ocean County Library’s Point Pleasant Beach Branch enjoy some shade by the library’s sign.
Mary Chute, State Librarian and Peggy Cadigan, Deputy State Libriarian for Innovation and Outreach spent an enjoyable, but hot, afternoon with the staff of Ocean County Library’s Point
Mary Chute, State Librarian enjoys a pleasant day at The Brick Township Branch of the Ocean County Library. With Mary is Ocean County Library’s director, Susan Quinn. Also on the tour was Peggy Cadigan, Deputy State Librarian for Innovation and Outreach.
Mary Chute, State Librarian and Mark Titus, Library Director of Hunterdon County Library take a break during a tour of the facility on July 17. Peggy Cadigan, Deputy State Librarian for Innovation and Outreach was there to capture the moment. Mary met with staff and patrons while having a nice wander through each area of the library.
Mary Chute, New Jersey State Librarian enjoyed her visit with Ann DeRenzis, Director at the Phillipsburg Free Public Library. Along with Mary, Peggy Cadigan, Deputy State Librarian for Innovation and Outreach had a tour of the facility and met staff and patrons.
The State Librarian, Mary Chute, stands beside Carol Boutilier, Director of the Sparta Public Library during a visit to the library on July 10, 2013 with Peggy Cadigan, Deputy State Librarian for Innovation and Outreach.
Mary Chute the New Jersey State Librarian along with Peggy Cadigan the Deputy State Librarian for Innovation and Outreach spent the morning of July 10, 2013 visiting with Jenifer May, the Secaucus Free Public Library in Secaucus, NJ. Both Mary and Peggy had an extended tour of the library, the gardens and meeting rooms.