|Vermont Public Library Finance & Governance|
Event Type: Continuing Education Workshop|
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM
This workshop will focus on administrative structure and responsibilities in Vermont public libraries: working with trustees and select boards,laws that govern library work, and the challenges and opportunities of local control.
The second half of the afternoon will cover finance: financial responsibilities of the library director, building and tracking a budget, advocating for budget requests to Trustees and Select Boards, the difference between municipal and incorporated libraries, with a brief introduction to grants and fundraising. VTLIB staff will be joined by Gary Deziel, UVM Extension Assistant Professor for Community Development, MBA SHRM Certified Professional, and library trustee.
4 CEUs, Elective category OR
Attending this workshop in addition to the 5 ALA Small Library Management Webinars fulfills the Certificate of Public Librarianship core requirement.
Location: Vermont Historical Society (VHS) Community Room, Barre
Contact: Joy Worland
Contact Number: 8027982567
Presenter: Gary Deziel, Lara Keenan, Joy Worland