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In This Issue
- Check Your Sources
- Get Your Library Questions Answered!
- From the Editor's Desk
- System overview
- News from the State Librarian
- Trustees in the Know
- Advocacy Day 2017
Trustees in the Know
Spring 2017 issue of TrusteeLTA Regional Library Trustee Workshop
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
Broome County Public Library
185 Court Street, Binghamton, NY 13901
Join fellow trustees and library staff to get a better understanding of these important topics:
9:30 Registration and coffee
10 - 11:15 Legal Update: Conflict of Interest, Board/Staff Relationships, and Employment Liability. Carrie Pollak, Esq. from Hancock Estabrook in Ithaca.
11:15 - 12:30 What you need to know about financial reports. Duane Shoen, CPA from Ciaschi, Dietershagen, Little & Michelson in Ithaca, (will cover budgets, what information boards should get in regular financial reports and what red flags they should look for).
1:15 - 2:30 Rethinking library spaces: making better use of the space you already have. Speaker TBA
Need help getting familiar with your digital device? There will be staff on-hand during the event to help you get the most out of your table or phone. Register on the LTA website at www.librarytrustees.org.