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2014 Annual Meeting Registration Now Open!

Online registration for the Annual Meeting is now open!  Visit our Annual Meeting page to register for our September 27th event.  Nomination forms for Director of the Year, Trustee of the Year and Library Improvements awards are also available as well as information about our keynote speaker.  We are looking forward to see you there!

Click here to visit our Annual Meeting page.

Summer Reading Partnership in Phoenix

Phoenix Public Library has partnered with their local police department to offer something new to their community - police officers reading to children during the summer reading program.

Officer Cassie Neary reads to a group at Phoenix.

New Directors in North Country Libraries

Norwood, Ogdensburg and Watertown have all welcomed new library directors this month!

Margaret J. Waggoner at Flower Memorial Library. Photo by Justin Sorenson, Watertown Daily Times.

Margaret J. Waggoner has begun as the new director of the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library in Watertown, the Ogdensburg Public Library named Penny Kerfien as their new director, and Rebecca Donnelly is taking the reins at Norwood Public Library.

Building Brighter Communities, Page by Page

In her weekly column, Senator Patti Ritchie announced that she has secured $148,000 to North Country libraries to help libraries keep up with demand and improve their offerings and programs for patrons.  As a life long library supporter and member of the Senate Select Committee on Libraries, she also encourages everyone to visit their library this summer and take advantage of what they have to offer. 

To read her full column post with a list of the libraries recieving the aid, click here.