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March 2017 Events

Current Events:

  • Mar
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      Spring Institute 2017

      Mar 29, 2017 - Mar 31, 2017 - (All Day Event)
      Bavarian Inn and Conference Center
      1 Covered Bridge Ln.
      Frankenmuth, MI

      Join us Wednesday, March 29 - Friday, March 31, 2017 for Spring Institute 2017 at the Bavarian Inn and Conference Center in Frankenmuth, MI. Registration is now open!
  • Apr
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      Managing Digital Resources Webinar

      Apr 21, 2017 - (10:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
      Are you asking the right questions to get what you need out of your database? Do you know how to manage the digital resources you have available to get what your patrons need? The ever increasing volume of e-resources require the 21st century librarian to deploy new solutions to these questions and provide easy access to these e-materials. Learn the latest trends in digital resources management and how you can incorporate these new approaches into your institution.

Looking Forward:

  • Apr
    • Community Collaboration - Mental Health First Aid

      Apr 28, 2017 - (08:00 AM - 04:30 PM)
      Bloomfield Township Public Library
      1099 Lone Pine Road
      Bloomfield Hills, MI

      Libraries serve their communities and many times people come looking for answer to their problems. More than ever, front line library staff of all levels must be well equipped to handle interactions with patrons and families who are experiencing mental illness. This spring MLA will be offering Mental Health First Aid, an interactive workshop that will help library professionals understand and provide more effective services to patrons and community members.
  • May
  • May
    • Hybrid Librarian

      May 19, 2017 - (08:30 AM - 04:00 PM)
      CADL Downtown Lansing
      401 S. Capitol Ave
      Lansing, MI

      The Hybrid Librarian Workshop is offering an experience that will blend collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking, and flexibility. Be inspired to flex your creative leadership skills with an experienced leadership coach. At the end of the day you will leave ready to explore your inner hybrid librarian.
  • Jun
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      Executive Summit

      Jun 02, 2017 - (All Day Event)
      This valuable one-day event is designed to engage library leaders at the top or on their way to the top. Public, academic and specialty librarians all have a chance to learn about the key issues and future of libraries. Anyone looking to broaden their perspective should attend!

Past Events:

  • Oct
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      MLA 2016 Annual Conference

      Oct 26, 2016 - Oct 28, 2016 - (All Day Event)
      Lansing Center
      333 E. Michigan Ave.
      Lansing, MI

      The 2016 annual conference will be held in Lansing and feature renowned keynotes, jury-selected programming for all library professionals, an exhibition and an ideal environment to network with colleagues.
  • Feb
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      Understanding Headlee Webinar

      Feb 22, 2017 - (10:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
      Join us for an analysis and explanation of what you should know about the Headlee tax amendment and what you can do to best work with this tax situation.
  • Mar
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      Academic Libraries 2017

      Mar 09, 2017 - (09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
      Mott Community College
      1401 E. Court St.
      Flint, MI

      Librarians, both individually and collectively, have a long history of engagement with human rights issues as they pertain to libraries and the communities they serve: against censorship and discrimination; in support of the rights of immigrants, cultural minorities, the destitute, people with disabilities, children and young adults, the LGBTQ community, the elderly, those who are illiterate, and the imprisoned.