Library Journal Lead the Change Workshop in Houston, October 23, 2014

Lead the Change Texas/October 23, 2014 (Leadership Program)

Lead the Change! What Great Library Leaders Know and Do is an interactive workshop that guides attendees through a series of collaborative exercises that will help you harness your ideas, clarify your goals, and create a personal leadership plan.

As a participant, you will receive an action planner, and work [...]

Technology for All Ages @ the Library

Technology for All Ages @ the Library

 September 26, 2015

1:00—3:30 pm

Kyle Public Library
550 Scott Street
Kyle, Texas 78640

 

Rose Aleta Laurell, recently retired from directing the Bell/Whittington Library in Portland, brought technology to all ages of library patrons in the libraries where she has worked. Join us for a 4-part [...]

Thanks to all for a productive Fall Membership Meeting!

Hunting Ancestors on the Web

Do you need help finding those elusive ancestors? Have you ever wanted to get into a heritage society?

Experienced genealogy researcher Laurie Mahaffey will show you many databases to help unlock the secrets of the past.

Your relatives may have given a “cleaned-up” family history, but we’ll find some skeletons in this fast-moving workshop.

Friday, [...]

Young Writers & Illustrators Conference, Harker Heights

The Harker Heights Public Library will be presenting “Pencil Productions” a Young Writers and Illustrators Conference at the Harker Heights Public Library on Saturday, February 9 from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. Budding authors and illustrators grades 1st through 6th will attend genre workshops, share their works with peers, and meet published authors. Our goal [...]

Marketing Your Collection

We hope to see you at our next Workshop!

November 15, 2012 – Edinburg – The Dustin M. Sekula Memorial Library
November 16, 2012 – Floresville – location TBA

Time:
Registration: 8:30-9am
Workshop: 9am -3 pm

Who should attend:
Public library directors, staff & volunteers

How much it will cost:
$40 per member
$65 per non-member

5 hours CE credit

Workshop presented by:
CTLS, Inc.

Increase circulation through retail [...]

Teen Scene At Your Library Workshop Friday Sept 28th

Looking for innovative programs, services, and spaces for your teens? Library Director and teen advocate Lisa Youngblood from the Harker Heights Public Library brings to you a plethora of ideas for establishing, reinventing, and/or rejuvenating your teen services. From collection must haves to space absolute have-nots, choose small and large changes that can make huge [...]

Getting Ready For The Summer

Everyone is preparing for the onslaught of youth this summer. CTLS Members learned many new craft and programming ideas at the workshops in Harker Heights and Bastrop. We made flowers from old books and jewelry from recycled bicycle inner tubes.

Nuts & Bolts for Trustees, Friends, and Foundations

ALA Midwinter Meeting 2012 Preconference Workshop
Friday, January 20, 2012, 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Omni Hotel Dallas, Trinity 5

Join ALTAFF for the popular Nuts & Bolts featuring three dynamic speakers and engaging roundtable discussions. A meet
and greet with coffee will begin at 8:30 a.m. and a boxed lunch will be served at noon. Roundtable discussion topics
include [...]

Summer Programming for Tots to Teens

February 3, 2012 Harker Heights Public Library—Harker Heights
February 9, 2012 Bastrop Public Library—Bastrop
To register Click Harker Heights or Bastrop

Get ready for a terrific Summer Reading Program! This year’s theme is Get a Clue! You’ll unlock the mystery of great programming ideas and useful tips in planning your [...]