New Director: Virginia Sharp March, Onslow County Public Library 6

New Director: Virginia Sharp March, Onslow County Public Library
Virginia Sharp March is the new Director of the Onslow County Public Library.  Previously, she was the Director of the Perry Public Library (Lake County), Ohio for 10 years and was previously the Director of the Harbor-Topky Memorial Library in Ashtabula, Ohio.  She was active in the Ohio library community, having served as the chairperson ...

New Director: Albemarle Regional Library 4

New Director: Albemarle Regional Library
Congratulations to Jennifer Patterson, the new director of Albemarle Regional Library. Jennifer was born and raised in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  She graduated from Winston-Salem State in May of 2010 with a BA in History and minors in Middle Grades Education and English. A little more about herself, in her own words: “I have always been ...

Monthly Report: November 2016

Monthly Report: November 2016
In cooperation with the Governor Morehead School and the Division of Services for the Blind, the Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (LBPH) sponsored a program “A Celebration of Cooking” at the Governor Morehead School. The main speaker was Christine Ha, who has a visual impairment and won the Master Chef competition on TV. ...

North Carolina Library Director’s Association Awards

The North Carolina Library Director Association held their annual awards banquet in Chapel Hill, December 1.  Congratulations to the following award recipients: Personal Awards: Library Champion and Distinguished Service Award: Rep. Pat McElraft (13th District) Lifetime Achievement Award: Louise Humphrey (former director of Hickory Public Library) Library Friend of the Year: John Wright (Madison County ...

Two Local Award Winners! 2

Two Local Award Winners!
  Congratulations to Kathryn Cole from Northside Elementary School, Chapel Hill, North Carolina for winning an I Love My Librarian award! Kathryn was one of 10 librarians selected. Each librarian receives a $5,000 cash award, a plaque and a travel stipend to attend the awards ceremony and reception in New York City, hosted by Carnegie ...

December 2016 Continuing Education Opportunities

Webjuction has put together a list of continuing education opportunities for December.  Remember to check out the Train Station for a complete calendar of CE trainings. December 1 How to Captivate and Engage Constituents with Your Website (Firespring for Non-profits) Everything you do as a nonprofit organization leads people back to your website. It is the center ...