Call for Proposals: MLW 2019

News Date: 
07 December 2018

The 2019 Marigold Member Libraries’ Workshop (MLW) will be held on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre in Calgary, AB.
 
The theme of MLW 2019 is Waves of Change: Oceans of Opportunity
 
The MLW Planning Committee invites session proposals which may benefit, support, or inspire library staff and board members.
 
Possible session topics include:
 
•            Accessibility (disability awareness, accessible spaces and resources, etc.)
•            Advocacy
•            Board development
•            Community partnerships
•            Creative use of library space
•            Customer service
•            Fundraising and grant writing
•            Human resources
•            Indigenous services
•            Leadership and management
•            Mental health in the workplace
•            Outreach
•            Programming, STEAM, and makerspaces
•            Public speaking/presenting
•            Readers’ advisory
•            Social media
•            Technology trends
 
*Other topics of interest will be considered
 
Workshop sessions are one hour in length.
 
Please fill out the online form to submit a proposal: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MLW2019sessions

The deadline for proposals is Friday, January 18, 2019.
 
Please note: only those selected to present at the workshop will be contacted.