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Trustee Training @ The Sands Date:  September 10 Please join popular Board consultant and speaker Michael Kumer and your fellow Trustees as we explore the question: What Do Great Boards (and Board Members) Do?  This is a great opportunity for all Trustees, old and new, to be reminded...

Attend a Trustee Workshop with Pat Wagner! Friday, July 8, 2016, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM James V Brown Library, Lowry Room, 19 E 4th St, Williamsport, PA 17701 Access the flier! Learn about: the importance of strategic planning and goal setting board roles and relationships basic...

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Join Other Trustees at a Trustee Training Event in Delaware County on Saturday, June 11!   When:  Saturday, June 11, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Location: Delaware County Intermediate Unit                       200 Yale Avenue, Morton, PA Keynote: Emerging Trends...

Leta Beam of Vantage International

When does five hours of “training” not feel like training?  When it is presented by Leta Beam in her motivating, funny, thought-provoking way.  Trustees and library directors from the Altoona, Johnstown and Central PA districts were treated to an evening with Leta at the...

May 13 is the deadline to apply for professional development grant events to be held from June 1 through September 30. (This time period has been extended from the original period that went through the end of August). PLEASE note that the application form has been changed from...

Read ArtsHacker blog post on Directors and Officers Insurance (D&O)!  Learn why even a small non-profit needs this protection. ...

This January 19 webinar, Major Pitfalls for Nonprofits, is offered by PANO in partnership with Nonprofit Issues.  Topics include unrelated business income tax, understanding endowments, working with volunteers, lobbying, dysfunctional governance structure and more. The cost is...

We have packed September with FREE in-person training! You have CHOICES (and FREE lunches) and we hope you will consider attending more than one! Computer Skills for Front Line Staff   Register here (only Ephrata location remains) PA Storytelling Toolkit 2015 Register here  and...

Ever think about holding board meetings by phone?  Blue Avocado has some insight (after you check out if it is legal)! ...

Dr. Kathleen Cramer

Join Trustees across the state for the 2015 TRUSTEE INSTITUTE on September 26th!   Register here online or call Matt Spiegel to register at (717) 783-5738  today!  Easy registration!  Please register by 5:00pm September 15.  FREE to attend.  Space is limited at each location...