All ARRT Members are invited to join us for our next Speculative Fiction Genre Study meeting. Doorway: Language April 6, 2017, 2-4 PM Glenview Public Library Assignment You can find all the genre study notes and assignments here.
Time to put on your thinking caps and nominate someone for the third annual ILA Readers’ Advisory Service Award conferred by ARRT. ARRT knows a lot of exciting RA work is being done in Illinois. Help us recognize and promote all the innovative ideas being explored! This award recognizes excellence in the planning, development,
ARRT’s spring program features Nancy Pearl! “How To Plan A Successful Community Reading Program For Your Library” takes place Thursday, March 23, 2-4 pm, at Northbrook Public Library. More details available here. Register here.
All ARRT Members are invited to join us for our next Speculative Fiction Genre Study meeting. Doorway: Story February 2, 2017, 2-4 PM Lisle District Library Whether or not you’ve attended other meetings, or finished the Story Doorway assignment, please join us! Each year, you can come to one meeting without being a member, if
It’s ARRT membership renewal season! If you haven’t yet renewed your membership (or joined ARRT as a new member), now’s the time. Membership is $10 ($5 for students) and is valid for one calendar year (January-December).
Thanks to all who attended the ARRT Fall Program on November 15: RA Hacks! Attendees rotated through breakout discussion groups on the topics of Whole Collection RA, Training, Social Media, Marketing, and In-person RA and were asked to share an idea or “hack” that would be helpful to other librarians. This amazing collection of ideas
Please join us for a discussion of Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi led by Emily Vinci: From the prizewinning author of Mr. Fox, the Snow White fairy tale brilliantly recast as a story of family secrets, race, beauty, and vanity. In the winter of 1953, Boy Novak arrives by chance in a small town in Massachusetts, looking,
ARRT Presents: RA Hacks Tuesday, November 15 9:30 AM – Noon A fast-paced, interactive workshop focused on the best tips and tricks for stellar readers’ advisory, featuring speakers Becky Spratford, and 2016 ARRT & ILA Readers’ Advisory Service Award Winners Mike Hominick and Tracy Gossage. The Glenside Public Library District 25 E. Fullerton Ave. Glendale