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Is there a young volunteer who has worked with your library or another organization to improve the lives of other young people?  They could apply to represent Pennsylvania in the National Child Awareness Month (NCAM) Youth Ambassador Program, a year-long program for young leaders...

How will you honor volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 12-18? ...

Mark you calendar for some of the  following Professional Development opportunities below.  The online webinars are first listed by topic or interest group and then by date, with the summary and registration links. Of special interest is the April 24th interview with Siobhan...

ILEAD USA Pennsylvania Teams, Mentors and their Project Descriptions are listed below: ALT (Adult Basic Literacy) Team Members: Joanne Austin, Osterhout Free Library Edward Lupico, SCI Houtzdale Rick Miller, Executive Director, Osterhout Free Library Elaine Stefanko, Osterhout...

February 2 Ditching Dewey: Genrefication in your Library (TL Virtual Café) The TL Virtual Cafe is committed to creating conversations about teacher-librarians, educational technology, and collaborative connections to facilitate meaningful and lifelong learning skills. February...

The webinar Getting Your Volunteers Out of the Box will be held on January 21, 2015.  It will be presented by Mary Beth Harrington and is hosted by 4Good. Learning and outcome objectives: Participants will learn how to ensure that they can recruit not only the volunteers they...

Apply to The Digital Public Library’s 3rd Class of Community representatives by February 13, 2015.  Community representatives are volunteers who are willing to help bring DPLA to their local communities through outreach activities or who support DPLA by working on special...

Scientific American is offering a program to connect scientists with educators!  Find out more at 1,000 Scientists in 1,000 Days! ...