Marigold provides opportunities for training and professional development to support member library boards in growing their knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Do you have new board members? Do you want to enhance your board's knowledge about board governance such as roles, responsibilities, and relationships?
Marigold provides Board Orientation sessions to member library boards.
After Orientation, your board will understand:
Contact your Library Services Consultant to schedule Board Orientation.
The Public Library Services Branch (PLSB) Library Board Basics Workshops are open to all library trustees, library managers and library system staff. They are designed to help participants understand the structure of public library service in Alberta, and how to support the delivery of effective public library service in their communities and regions. In particular, participants will understand:
There is no fee for the workshop. Participants will receive a workbook and other support materials, snacks, and lunch. Other meals, travel, and any required accommodation will be the participant's responsibility.
Print copies of the Library Board Basics Workshop workbook are available. If you would like a copy please email firstname.lastname@example.org. A pdf version is available here.
Marigold Library System Conference