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Friends Institute 2017 The 4th Annual Friends Institute sponsored by Pennsylvania Citizens For Better Libraries was held on September 11, a sunny autumn Saturday at the Holiday Inn in Grantville PA. Over 80 members of Friends of Libraries organizations, trustees and board member...

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This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

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  Want to learn how to get Friends? Contact PCBL for advice, speakers and more!  Check out the PCBL Facebook page! Attend the PCBL Institute on October 8 and learn more! United for Libraries offers additional resources! ...

How will you celebrate your Friends during National Friends of Libraries Week, October 18-24? Explore online resources for ideas at United for Libraries. ...