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Format: 08/18/2017 - 7pm
Format: 08/18/2017 - 7pm
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Friday, June 28 - 9:30am

9:30am - 4:00pm
Chapter Leaders Forum [Closed] Affiliate Event, Ticketed event Palmer House Hilton
Spire Parlor
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The Chapter Leaders Forum, presented by the ALA Chapter Relations Committee at each ALA Midwinter and Annual, provides a great opportunity for Chapter Leaders (especially incoming leaders) to meet and discuss a full agenda on topics to help prepare them to lead an association. Topics have included Membership Development and Retention, New Revenue Ideas, Social Media, and Advocacy. This event requires advance registration and includes lunch.

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Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 29 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
Associations' Race for Relevance Affiliate Event, Program McCormick Place Convention Center
S502
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Associations are confronted with unprecedented, ubiquitous, and relentless competition. Traditional association governance and management approaches are often ill-equipped to respond. Best-selling author Mary Byers, CAE, addresses this challenge in this thought-provoking look at how competition is threatening the relevance of associations and what they can do in response. Based on the book with the same title, this session features practical advice and compelling case studies. Attendees will learn how to adapt five proven strategies that have transformed organizations and gain insight into implementing them in their associations.

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Saturday, June 29 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Chapter Relations Committee I Committee meeting Sheraton Chicago
Erie Room
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The mission of the CRC is to develop and recognize chapters as integral components of ALA. See http://www.ala.org/groups/committees/ala/ala-crc

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Sunday, June 30 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
International Council of Library Association Executives (ICLAE) Committee meeting Hilton Chicago
Williford C
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International Council of Library Association Executives (ICLAE) is comprised of ALA Chapter Executive Directors and other Chapter leaders.

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Sunday, June 30 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Money Smart Week @ Your Library Program McCormick Place Convention Center
S102bc
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Last April many libraries participated in Money Smart Week @ Your Library. Come hear the success stories, what's planned for next year, and how your library can participate next year!

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Monday, July 1 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Chapter Relations Committee II Committee meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
N136
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The mission of the CRC is to develop and recognize chapters as integral components of ALA. See http://www.ala.org/groups/committees/ala/ala-crc

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1:00pm - 2:30pm
Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise Program McCormick Place Convention Center
S102bc
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Join us to learn about Naperville (IL) Public Library’ innovative pilot program to create a holistic program for healthy bodies and healthy finances, and how you can duplicate this in your library.

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