Weekly Digest: Short and sweet

New! New puzzle competition kits (email from Katelyn) WVLS has recently added some new items to the LendItems catalog, and I wanted to call your attention to their puzzle competition kits. I recall there being some interest among libraries about sharing puzzles to...

Weekly Digest: Act 150 funding deadline, scholarships and other valuable offers, Adult Services check-in dates to save ++

Note from Reb: You’re awesome I’m hearing so many great stories about the start of summer at many of our libraries. Love that! So while you’re socked-in busy with the start of summer, I thought I’d remind you that you are remarkable. Thanks for all you do.  Act...

Weekly Digest: a chill week with only 5 topics

Tip Jar! Open Meetings Law: Walking Quorums – Beware! Be sure to educate your boards on walking quorums, which can happen easier than you think. Example: Gandalf is willing to put on a firework display for a library SRP kickoff but needs board approval for cost...

Weekly Digest: *survey*, learning opportunities, notices

Is it just my imagination, or do the weeks go faster as the days get longer? Summer solstice is in just over a month. Zoom! Calling ALL Wisconsin Public Library Staff & Trustees! (ed: I got this from multiple sources this week, so please consider it important!)...

Weekly Digest: a tip, some deadlines, some opportunities (don’t miss out!)

Tip Jar What is strategic planning, and why is it important? It is a process that helps your library set priorities, focus energy and resources, ensure that your library and your stakeholders are working towards common goals, and assess and adjust your library’s...