Upcoming Events

E.g., 03/24/2019
E.g., 03/24/2019
Event Description Date Time Location
Successful Approaches to College Transitions – Workshop @ Jefferson Community College @ Northern New York Library Network (NNYLN)

The Northern New York Library Network HS to College Interest group is hosting an educator's lab for those with a vested interest in the high school to college transition.   Registration is being hosted via   This full-day workshop includes a keynote speaker, discussion panel, as well as show & tell and breakout sessions.  

Educators from every field are urged to attend especially those with a vested interest in HS to College transition. More details forthcoming!

This is a free event, however, registration is required.  For a full description and to register, click here.

Note: This event is through the Northern New York Library Network.

03/26/2019 9:30 am to 2:30 pm Melvin Dewey Library - Jefferson Community College
Cyber Security Awareness Training [Webinar]

The NYS Office of Information Technology Services has created an online training for state employees which can be found at https:its.ny.gov/eiso/information-and-cyber-security-awareness-training.  We will go through the course as a group to give you an opportunity to ask questions and gain a better understanding of your role in securing your library’s data.

Make sure to log in 5-10 minutes before the webinar is scheduled to start.  If you have any questions, please contact me.

Instructions to join the webinar will be sent by Jerry Schell closer to the date of the webinar.

 

04/11/2019 10:00 am to 11:00 am North Country Library System
Reference to the Past : Genealogy 101

Learn the basics of searching your family history.  Learn the many resources that are available and how and where to access them.  Getting started is easy with the charts and forms that will be provided.

* This special offering is brought to you by the Central Libraries utilizing Central Library Development (CLD) funding.  Please note TIME and DAY vary from the normal continuing education schedule for this class.

 

04/30/2019 9:00 am to 11:00 am North Country Library System
Reference to the Past : Ancestry.com

Discover your family history using many of the resources that Ancestry.com has to offer.  Census records, family trees, immigration records, vital records such as marriages, births and deaths are just a few of the types of information that you will have access to.

* This special offering is brought to you by the Central Libraries utilizing Central Library Development (CLD) funding.  Please note TIME and DAY vary from the normal continuing education schedule for this class.

 

04/30/2019 11:00 am to 1:00 pm North Country Library System
Reference to the Past : Historic Newspapers

Historical newspapers are a wealth of information.  Learn what local historical newspapers are available and how to access them.  Tips on searching will also be discussed.

* This special offering is brought to you by the Central Libraries utilizing Central Library Development (CLD) funding.  Please note TIME and DAY vary from the normal continuing education schedule for this class.

 

04/30/2019 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm North Country Library System
Grants 101

We’ll de-mystify the grant writing process and help you build the skills you need to write compelling proposals and get the funding you need to run high impact programs.  We’ll explore: outcomes based program planning, budget development, grant lifecycles from pre-award to closeout, how to identify funding sources, submitting grant applications, grant and project management, and more.

 

05/21/2019 10:00 am to 12:00 pm North Country Library System
Grants 101 - Video Conference

We’ll de-mystify the grant writing process and help you build the skills you need to write compelling proposals and get the funding you need to run high impact programs.  We’ll explore: outcomes based program planning, budget development, grant lifecycles from pre-award to closeout, how to identify funding sources, submitting grant applications, grant and project management, and more.

 

05/21/2019 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Oswego Public Library
Grants 101 - Video Conference

We’ll de-mystify the grant writing process and help you build the skills you need to write compelling proposals and get the funding you need to run high impact programs.  We’ll explore: outcomes based program planning, budget development, grant lifecycles from pre-award to closeout, how to identify funding sources, submitting grant applications, grant and project management, and more.

 

05/21/2019 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Potsdam Public Library
Introduction to the NYS Construction Grant Program

This workshop will provide an introduction to the NYS Public Library Construction Program including an overview of the grant requirements, project eligibility, the application process, and the grant award timeline.  Join us to discuss your library's proposed construction project and whether this program can help your library to meet those needs.

05/21/2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm North Country Library System
Introduction to the NYS Construction Grant Program - Video Conference

This workshop will provide an introduction to the NYS Public Library Construction Program including an overview of the grant requirements, project eligibility, the application process, and the grant award timeline.  Join us to discuss your library's proposed construction project and whether this program can help your library to meet those needs.

05/21/2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Oswego Public Library
Introduction to the NYS Construction Grant Program - Video Conference

This workshop will provide an introduction to the NYS Public Library Construction Program including an overview of the grant requirements, project eligibility, the application process, and the grant award timeline.  Join us to discuss your library's proposed construction project and whether this program can help your library to meet those needs.

05/21/2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Potsdam Public Library
JAB Meeting

The Joint Automation Board (JAB) meeting is used to discuss and vote on changes that pertain to the Sirsi automated libraries.  

06/11/2019 10:00 am to 12:30 pm North Country Library System
JAB Meeting - Video Conference

The Joint Automation Board (JAB) meeting is used to discuss and vote on changes that pertain to the Sirsi automated libraries.  

06/11/2019 10:00 am to 12:30 pm Potsdam Public Library
JAB Meeting - Video Conference

The Joint Automation Board (JAB) meeting is used to discuss and vote on changes that pertain to the Sirsi automated libraries.  

06/11/2019 10:00 am to 12:30 pm Oswego Public Library
DO Meeting

This is a Video Conference meeting held at 4 sites.  Please make sure to register under the correct site.

06/11/2019 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm North Country Library System
D.O. Meeting

This is a Video Conference meeting held at 4 sites.  Please make sure to register under the correct site.

06/11/2019 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm Potsdam Public Library
DO Meeting

This is a Video Conference meeting held at 4 sites.  Please make sure to register under the correct site.

06/11/2019 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm Oswego Public Library
Library Showcase Showdown

The most exciting idea blast you will attend all year!  Library staff will provide 5-minute glimpses into their innovative services, successful outreach grants, and conference experiences; with an emphasis on idea sharing.  Come with your hungry mind, leave with a belly-full of inspiration.

06/18/2019 10:00 am to 12:00 pm North Country Library System
Unlock the Potential of Your Google Account
Your Google account can do more than just email.  Let Matt Corey take you on a journey to unlock the hidden potential that was inside your Google account this whole time; Drive, Docs (like MS Word), Sheets (like Excel), Forms (online web forms), Slides (like PowerPoint), Draw, sharing and collaborating, and MORE!
 
06/18/2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm North Country Library System
Unlock the Potential of Your Google Account - Video Conference
Your Google account can do more than just email.  Let Matt Corey take you on a journey to unlock the hidden potential that was inside your Google account this whole time; Drive, Docs (like MS Word), Sheets (like Excel), Forms (online web forms), Slides (like PowerPoint), Draw, sharing and collaborating, and MORE!
 
06/18/2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Potsdam Public Library
Unlock the Potential of Your Google Account - Video Conference
Your Google account can do more than just email.  Let Matt Corey take you on a journey to unlock the hidden potential that was inside your Google account this whole time; Drive, Docs (like MS Word), Sheets (like Excel), Forms (online web forms), Slides (like PowerPoint), Draw, sharing and collaborating, and MORE!
 
06/18/2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Oswego Public Library