All ARRT Members are invited to join us for our next Speculative Fiction Genre Study meeting. Doorway: Tone June 1, 2017, 2-4 PM Lisle District Library Assignment You can find all the genre study notes and assignments here.
Please join us for a discussion of Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic by Sam Quinones, led by Melissa Stoeger. Monday, August 7th 2 – 4 pm Deerfield Public Library RSVP to Melissa Stoeger (firstname.lastname@example.org) Please arrange to obtain your own copy of the book for the discussion. As always, discussion of the book includes
You still have time to submit your nominations for the third annual ILA Readers’ Advisory Service Award conferred by ARRT! This award recognizes excellence in the planning, development, or delivery of RA services to adults or teens. Nominees can be individuals, departments, teams, or entire libraries so long as the person (or their library) is an
Join us at the Skokie Public Library on Friday, June 16, from 10 a.m. to noon, for Dealing in Diversity: Proactively Serving Communities Through Authentic Representation. Let’s lay out the facts: 80% of librarians are white women. Does your collection reflect your community or does it look more like you? What about the material in
All ARRT Members are invited to join us for our next Speculative Fiction Genre Study meeting. Doorway: Language April 6, 2017, 2-4 PM Glenview Public Library Assignment You can find all the genre study notes and assignments here.
Time to put on your thinking caps and nominate someone for the third annual ILA Readers’ Advisory Service Award conferred by ARRT. ARRT knows a lot of exciting RA work is being done in Illinois. Help us recognize and promote all the innovative ideas being explored! This award recognizes excellence in the planning, development, or delivery
ARRT’s spring program features Nancy Pearl! “How To Plan A Successful Community Reading Program For Your Library” takes place Thursday, March 23, 2-4 pm, at Northbrook Public Library. More details available here. Register here.