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Central Illinois Performer's Showcase

Forsyth Public Library, Forsyth, IL will be hosting a performer's showcase beginning at 12:30 pm on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014.

Jump start your summer reading planning! The Performer's Showcase is an opportunity for those librarians and staff who hire performers for summer reading or other library/community programs to see a bit of their performance and meet them in person. Twelve to fourteen performers will showcase their talents and will be available for bookings after the showcase.

Visit L2 for more information.

Moving Forward Together - January 10, 2014

The January 10, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Annual Online Library System Certification
  • eRead Illinois
  • SHARE Update - Polaris Upgrade
  • ISL Seeks Responses to Resource Sharing Survey
  • WorldShare ILL - Key Dates to Transition
  • 2014 SWAYS Performer’s Showcase
  • 24th Annual Library Legislative Breakfast
  • ILA Library Trustee Forum 2014 Workshop
  • Powerful Partnerships: Libraries, Technology, and the Common Core
  • Getting Started with Open Access
  • Embracing Change in the Library
  • IACRL 2014 Conference
  • 2014 ILEAD U Applications: Deadline Extended! Due Friday, February 14, 2014
  • Grant Opportunities
  • Libraries in the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • ILA E-Newsletter

IHLS office closures for Tuesday, January 7

Due to inclement weather, the DuQuoin and Champaign offices will be closed Tuesday, January 7.

The IHLS Edwardsville office will be opening at 10 am.

Delivery will not run, extra routes will run later in the week to compensate for volume.

If you have a LLSAP emergency while our offices are closed, please call the regular phone number for your hub and follow the directions to reach someone in the automation department.

IHLS Holiday Closing

All IHLS offices will be closed in observance of Christmas Eve onTuesday, December 24 and Christmas Day on Wednesday, December 25 . Delivery and Talking Book Services will not be provided. Additional routes may run later in the week to compensate for volume.

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