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Mind in the Making

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SAVE THE DATE: If you attended MITM in Bozeman in April 2018, you are invited to attend the Renew! workshop in Billings on September 18th in the afternoon. This 1/2 day experience will help participants avoid the frequent burn-out than often plagues caregivers.  Watch for an invitation to register coming soon.  

Financial Literacy Day

Check back for a list of resouces and links from the 2018 Financial Literacy Day for Libraries held 6/8/2018 in Bozeman.  

Getting to Know YOU - orientation for newish library staff at the Montana State Library 

June 28th Montana State Library, Helena - If you have started at a library in Montana recently (within the last couple years), this day will provide an chance to network with other librarians, get to know your State Library staff, and learn all about the services and resources available to you from your Montana State Library. You can pick up you MSL library card while you are there, too. Registration opens Soon. 

Fall Workshops 2018 

September 17-18 Double Tree Inn, Billings -  features all day seminar on "Mindfulness" with Beck Tench; a session with Melody Condron on how to manage our digital selves. Gavin Woltjer on principles of dynamic leadership. Safety & Security in the Library and a programming session organized by Hannah Nash that will give you lots of new idea for teens and tweens.  MSL staff will be rolling out their best sessions: civic discourse, creating a story map, training patrons on Libby, building community partnerships, and two trainings by MT Shared Catalog staff.  Registration opens in August.


Jennie Stapp, Montana State Librarian

Webside Chat with Montana State Librarian

June 15th at Noon. 

This month, Jennie will recap the June 2018 meeting of the MSL Commission and Jo Flick will provide an overview of an upcoming pilot for a new pathway to MSL Certification using a personal professional development plan that no longer requires a minimum number of credits in each of four categories.  Clilck here to register to attend live:  https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/4092106692126835457 

View archived webside chats here 

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