Subscribe in a reader

September 2014, Volume 6, Issue 7

Continuing Education Alert


Check Your Calendars!!

Library Card Sign-up Month
September 2014

ALSC National Institute
September 18-20, 2014

Banned Books Week
September 21-27, 2014

Banned Websites Awareness Day
September 24, 2014

South Dakota Festival of Books
September 26-28, 2014

SDLA Annual Conference
October 1-3, 2014

SDLA Legislative Day
January 22, 2014


Featured e-Resources of the Month
Welcome, TumbleBookLibrary!


grant opportunities

 

Seeds for Education Grant

Deadline: October 15

The Seeds for Education Grant Program gives small monetary grants up to $500 to schools, libraries, nature centers, and other non-profit and not-for-profit places of learning in the United States with a site available for a stewardship project. Projects should include youth engagement in the planning, use of native plants, and hands-on educational activities. For more information: www.wildones.org.

 

Margaret Edwards Collection Development Grant

Deadline: November 1

This $5000 grant is for improving or expanding a library's teen collection including print or digital materials. Personal YALSA members from school or public libraries are eligible to apply. Grant application: www.emailmeform.com

 

Innovative Reading Grant

Deadline: February 1, 2015

This Capstone sponsored $2500 grant supports the planning and implementation of innovation reading programs for children. AASL members working with kindergarten through ninth grade in a school library may apply for this grant. Continue to www.ala.org for more information.

 

 

 

 

AASL, activites, collection, grants, programming, teens, YALSA

next: Board Talk

prev: Featured Electronic Resources | Table of Contents

Share |   

The Cornerstone monthly e-newsletter is created by the South Dakota State Library. For more information on how to be a part of this newsletter, please contact us via e-mail with your questions and ideas.