Upper Hudson Office: 28 Essex Street, Albany, NY 12206
LIBRARY DIRECTOR, Part-Time
Grafton Community Library, a small rural free association
library located in eastern Rensselaer County, seeks an energetic, creative
individual for the position of Library Director. This is a part-time
position scheduled to work 24 hours per week, including some evenings
and Saturdays. The position requires a candidate who is a team leader
who can work together with an experienced staff, the library board,
and local community groups. The position requires a candidate with excellent
communication, interpersonal, and computer skills. Experience in library
collection and program development, staff and volunteer supervision,
and facility management is highly desirable. A degree in library science
or a related field will be considered a plus, as will fundraising and
grant writing skills. Starting salary is $20,000. A copy of the job
description is available on the librarys website, graftoncommunitylibrary.org.
Please send resumes to the Search Committee at email@example.com
by January 20, 2020.
Your Story . . .
Thursday, January 30, 9:30 AM - 3:45 PM
Once upon a time, there was a day devoted to . . . Plan for your Summer Reading . . . Come learn about disrupting and then reimagining the key elements of . . . Take home ideas on making your program all ages and . . . Performer showcase will . . . Learn from your colleagues . . . Dress in costume (optional) if youre . . . Hilarious jokes to . . . Learning and fun for all . . . You!
Registration deadline: January 23
To register: http://bit.ly/SummerReading2020Disrupted
CE credit: 5.5 hours
See the flyer here.
Upper Hudson Library System Celebrates Public Libraries Making a Difference in Their Communities
Albany, NY (June 13) -- The Upper Hudson Library System held its 58th annual celebration of public library service in Albany and Rensselaer Counties at the Holiday Inn Express in Latham, NY on Wednesday, June 12. UHLS Board President Tara Ricard said, The public libraries in Albany and Rensselaer Counties are changing lives every day and the Upper Hudson Library System celebrates this transformative work through our annual celebration and awards program.
Read the full announcement here.
UHLS Libraries Get Mobile App
We've got a brand new way to access library resources!
Public libraries in Albany & Rensselaer counties now offer an app
called UHLS Mobile,
available for free in both Android and Apple app stores.
Full press release is here.
Every UHLS library is a hotspot this spring. Check out our shared program calendar to find special events!
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Last updated: 1/16/2020© Upper Hudson Library System. All rights reserved.