Trustee Orientation and Personnel Management

Saturday, April 28, 2018  •  10 am – 2 pm

Location: Hooksett Public Library
31 Mount Saint Mary’s Way, Hooksett
Directions (https://hooksettlibrary.org/node/3946)
Deadline to register is Friday, April 20. ONLINE REGISTRATION only.
This workshop is a comprehensive overview of trusteeship and will provide you with the tools and information you need to be an effective library leader. The following topics will be presented and there will be time available to answer questions.
     • NH Laws Relative to Public Libraries
     • Library Trustees—A Job Description
     • Establishing Policies for the Library
     • Budgets—The Process from Adoption to Management
     • Trustees as Employers
     • Trustee Meetings and the Right to Know Law
     • The Trustee as Library Advocate
Download workshop presentation SLIDES. Download workshop HANDOUT. This workshop is FREE and mid-morning refreshments will be provided. Please bring your own bag lunch.
If you are unable to attend this workshop, please note that there will also be an orientation workshop at the upcoming NHLTA Spring Conference (May 14, 2018), as well as other workshops specifically recommended for new trustees. Download the Conference BROCHURE and REGISTRATION FORM. We recommend ONLINE REGISTRATION for the conference.

If you have questions, please contact Liz Tentarelli or Susan Gaudiello


Registration deadline: April 27
NHLTA 2018 Conference: Refresh & Refocus
Monday, May 14, 2018
The Manchester Downtown Hotel, 700 Elm Street, Manchester
It is a time of reinvention for public libraries and the challenges provide an opportunity to refocus on what it means to be a thriving public library in the 21st Century. The NHLTA Annual Conference is the premier education event for library trustees in the state. More than 300 trustees and library directors from throughout New Hampshire have attended the conference the past four years, and we expect to exceed that turnout in 2018 at our new venue, the Manchester Downtown Hotel (formerly the Radisson Hotel Manchester Downtown). Download Conference Flyer and Registration Form. Online Registration recommended.

For more information, download the SPONSORSHIP FLYER. We are now accepting sponsorships. Please register at this online LINK.









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