Library Trustee 101 Workshop at Omro PL registration form

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Trustee 101 Workshop
Location: Carter Memorial Library, 405 E. Huron St., Omro, WI (map)
Date: Monday February 27, 2012
Time: 5 - 7 pm

This workshop is ideal both as an introduction to the job for new trustees, and a refresher for people who have been on the board for a while. Mark Arend, Assistant Director of Winnefox Library System, will discuss the different aspects of the Trustee’s job, and you'll have a chance to meet & network with trustees from other area libraries.

Topics covered will include:

  • library system overview
  • the library trustee’s job
  • general responsibilities
  • division of responsibility/authority
  • legal issues
  • open meetings, public records, liability
  • advocacy: speaking up for the library
  • county funding