Upcoming Events

Title:Friends Sharing with Friends Coffee Hour
Date:Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Time:6:00pm - 7:00pm
Categories:Trustees & Friends
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Please join Friends across the state for the monthly Friends Sharing with Friends Coffee Hour hosted by Maura Deedy, Library Advisory Specialsit at MBLC. 

Come to discuss your current and forthcoming activities, share success and lessons learned from past activities. These sessions will not be recorded, and notes will be shared. 

If you have questions or would like to present at a session, please be in touch with Maura Deedy at maura.deedy@mass.gov. 

Title:Trustee Deep Dives
Date:Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Time:6:00pm - 7:00pm
Presenter:Maura Deedy
Categories:Trustees & Friends
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Join us for a new monthly series that will bring trustees together for an in-depth conversation on trustee roles and responsibilities. Each month explore a different topic, with a brief overview presented by Maura Deedy, Library Advisory Specialist, or with an expert special guest, with time for questions and conversation. This is a space to connect with other trustees across the state, make connections and build your toolkit to be an effective trustee.

For the March Deep Dive, the topic will be the recruitment of new board members. We'll review strategies for recruitment and how to use a board matrix. 

Title:Trustee Deep Dives
Date:Thursday, March 25, 2021
Time:10:00am - 11:00am
Presenter:Maura Deedy
Categories:Trustees & Friends
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Join us for a new monthly series that will bring trustees together for an in-depth conversation on trustee roles and responsibilities. Each month explore a different topic, with a brief overview presented by Maura Deedy, Library Advisory Specialist, or with an expert special guest, with time for questions and conversation. This is a space to connect with other trustees across the state, make connections and build your toolkit to be an effective trustee.

For the March Deep Dive, the topic will be the recruitment of new board members. We'll review strategies for recruitment and how to use a board matrix. 

Title:MBLC Monthly Board Meeting (April)
Date:Thursday, April 1, 2021
Time:10:00am - 12:30pm
Categories:MBLC Board Meetings
Description:

Regular monthly board meeting of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

Agenda for the Thursday, April 1, 2021 Board Meeting. (Agenda will be available after the Executive Committee Meeting.)

Title:Trustee Deep Dives
Date:Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Time:10:00am - 11:00am
Presenter:Maura Deedy
Categories:Trustees & Friends
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Join us for a new monthly series that will bring trustees together for an in-depth conversation on trustee roles and responsibilities. Each month explore a different topic, with a brief overview presented by Maura Deedy, Library Advisory Specialist, or with an expert special guest, with time for questions and conversation. This is a space to connect with other trustees across the state, make connections and build your toolkit to be an effective trustee.