2023 Spring Directors Institute

Public library directors of Northeast Kansas, please join us at the NEKLS office for the 2023 Spring Directors Institute on Friday, April 21. At this continuing education event, the sole Directors Institute of 2023, public library directors will have the opportunity to network, ponder big issues, have a delicious lunch from Wheatfields, and participate in two workshops. If you cannot make it in-person, consider registering to watch the workshops over Zoom.

Please register here to attend in-person or online, by April 7.


  • NEKLS Office
  • 4317 West 6th Street
  • Lawrence, KS 66049

Overview of the Day

Friday, April 21

  • 9:00 a.m. NEKLS Upstairs Meeting Room: network with early-birds, Limited beverages and snacks available
  • 9:30 a.m. Start Time, Introductions/Housekeeping
  • 10:00 a.m. Morning Workshop – Lacie Griffin, Collection Development Manager for Johnson County Library: Collection Development (available in-person and online)
  • 11:30 a.m. Announcements
  • Noon NEKLS Downstairs Meeting Room: Lunch catered by Wheatfields
  • 1:00 p.m.
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