There’s still time to register for the upcoming trustee workshops!

Gina Millsap, director of the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, will be the featured speaker at this year’s NEKLS trustee workshops. The topic is ethics for trustees, featuring a discussion of various ethical situations your library board may face. Learn from the experiences of other libraries and leave feeling prepared to respond to problems and take action in a fair and thoughtful way. Sessions will be highly interactive, so bring your questions and come prepared for a lively discussion.

This workshop will take place four different times:

  • Tuesday, July 20th, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Atchison Public Library
  • Wednesday, July 21st, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Overbrook Public Library
  • Thursday, July 22nd, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Winchester Public Library
  • Friday, July 23rd, from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the Northeast Kansas Library System office in Lawrence.

There is no charge, and a meal will be provided.Attendance at this workshop will qualify for the Kansas Library Trustee Certification Program. It also satisfies the NEKLS accreditation requirement that library board members attend at least one continuing education activity each year.

There are many ways to register. You can submit a registration form by fax, courier, or mail; register online; or contact Teri Nelson at the NEKLS office [ or 785-838-4090].