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Friday, January 24 - 8:30am

8:30am - 9:00am
Freedom to Read Foundation Board of Trustees Orientation Other Pennsylvania Convention Center
116
Description :

Orientation session for trustees and unit liaisons.

Sponsors :
FTRF.

Friday, January 24 - 9:00am

9:00am - 12:00pm
Unconference Discussion/Interest group Pennsylvania Convention Center
103 A
Description :

An Unconference is a participant-guided experience that harnesses the unstructured conversations people usually have between conference sessions into the conference itseld. Unlike most conferneces where talking heads and group leaders decide what is important, unconferences are organized by the crowd. Unconferences are about sharing the knowledge and passion we have for out prodession and taking what we learn into the world to make a difference. Everyone has something to share. Everyone has something to learn. We can all change the world.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Friday, January 24 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Executive Committee Meeting (RUSA) Committee meeting Marriott
Room 302
Description :

Meeting of the RUSA Executive Committee

Saturday, January 25 - 7:00am

7:00am - 8:00am
CANCELLED Think Fit Resistance Band Workout [$] Ticketed event Pennsylvania Convention Center
Lobby 13th & Arch St.
Description :

Thinking Fit in Philly! Start your morning with an energetic boost from this 60 minute resistance band workout led by certified local instructors with Weston Fitness. Sponsored by Innovative Interfaces, enjoy the morning's fitness focused session for only $15!

Registered participants will enjoy a light snack after your morning work out, and discounts at the local Marathon Grill restaurant (also sponsoring the event). Work out materials will be provided and early morning shuttles are scheduled for your convenience.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
Cost :
$15

Saturday, January 25 - 8:00am

8:00am - 11:30am
Board of Directors I and Leadership Session (ASCLA) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
115 A
Description :

Meeting of the ASCLA Board of Directors, followed by our regular Midwinter Meeting Leadership Session. All members are invited to attend the Leadership Session to help brainstorm, strategize and learn! The Board meeting will run from 8:00am until 9:45am, and the leadership meeting will run from 10:00am to 11:30am.

Saturday, January 25 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Executive Committee Meeting I (ACRL ANSS) Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Anthony
Description :

First meeting of the ANSS Executive Committee, which includes chairs/co-chairs and discussion group conveners.

8:30am - 10:00am
Membership and Recruitment Committee Meeting (part of All-Committees Meeting) (ACRL STS) Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Howe
Description :

Meeting of the STS Membership and Recruitment Committee as part of the All-Committees Meeting of STS.

Interests :
8:30am - 10:00am
Membership Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
109 A
Description :

Meeting of the ANSS Membership Committee.

8:30am - 10:00am
NMRT Conference Orientation Other Pennsylvania Convention Center
307 B
Description :

New to the Midwinter Meeting or ALA? Get a fun and informative introduction to the Midwinter Meeting. Learn to navigate the exhibits, to decipher the conference program, how ALA really works, and ways to get involved. NMRT provides tips from the pros and the opportunity for you to get your questions answered.

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Saturday, January 25 - 10:00am

10:00am - 12:00pm
All Committees Meeting (REFORMA) Loews Hotel
Congress B
Description :

All of REFORMA's committees meet at this time. These include: Children's & Young Adult Services Committee (CAYASC), Education Committee, Finance Committee, Fundraising Committee, Information Technology Committee,
, Legislative Committee, Librarian of the Year Award Committee, Membership Committee, Nominations Committee, Organizational Development and New Chapters Committee, Program Committee, Public Relations Committee, Pura Belpré Award 2013 Committee, Recruitment and Mentoring Committee, Scholarship Committee, RNCV Committee & Translations Committee. See http://reforma.org/content.asp?pl=2&sl=24&contentid=24 for more info on REFORMA Committees.

Sponsors :
Affiliate Organization
REFORMA (Affiliate)
10:00am - 12:00pm
BCALA Membership Task Force Committee Meeting Committee meeting Courtyard
Washington
Description :

BCALA Membership Task Force to discuss membership issues and membership planning.

Sponsors :
Affiliate Organization
Black Caucus of the American Library Association (Affiliate)

Saturday, January 25 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
BCALA Affiliates Committee Meeting Committee meeting, Discussion/Interest group Courtyard
Phillip H. Johnson Library
Description :

BCALA Affiliates Committee Meeting to discuss Affiliate issues, provide information on becoming an Affiliate, and promotion of BCALA

Sponsors :
Affiliate Organization
Black Caucus of the American Library Association (Affiliate)
10:30am - 11:30am
New Members Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Pennsylvania Convention Center
103 A
Description :

Are you a new ALCTS member or considering membership with ALCTS? Want to learn more about the division and how you can get involved? Join the ALCTS New Member Interest Group at our ALA Midwinter Conference meeting as we discuss these and other topics! ALCTS leaders will be on hand to share about the division and answer questions. The meeting will also feature breakout groups organized around topics that are of interest to new members including, but not limited to: networking, publishing with ALCTS, presenting at conferences, building your resume, current trends in technical services, being a new professional, etc. Breakout groups will provide an opportunity for new members to dialog with each other and an ALCTS veteran, sharing experience and asking questions.

Saturday, January 25 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
BCALA 9th NCAAL Planning Meeting Committee meeting Courtyard
Washington
Description :

BCALA 9th NCAAL Planning Meeting

Sponsors :
Affiliate Organization
Black Caucus of the American Library Association (Affiliate)

Saturday, January 25 - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Board of Directors I (RUSA) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
118 A
Description :

Meeting of the RUSA Board of Directors

Saturday, January 25 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Liaison Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS) Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Anthony
Description :

This is the meeting of members of the ANSS Liaison Committee.

3:00pm - 5:30pm
All-Committee Meeting (ASCLA) Committee meeting Sheraton
Philadelphia Ballroom
Description :

Meeting of ASCLA committees and some interest groups

Saturday, January 25 - 5:30pm

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Membership Social (RUSA) Social event Sheraton
Liberty Ballroom B
Description :

Kick off the 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting in style with the Reference and User Services Association’s (RUSA) Membership Social—an opportunity to eat, drink, network, win door prizes and learn more about RUSA. The social open to all current RUSA members, friends of RUSA and those meeting attendees interested in learning more about the association and networking with peers. All attendees will have the opportunity to win fantastic door prizes!

Sunday, January 26 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Conference Program Planning - San Francisco 2015 Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
105 A
Description :

This is the meeting of the 2015 ANSS Program Planning Committee.

8:30am - 10:00am
Membership Committee Meeting (RUSA_BRASS) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
107 B
Description :

Meeting of the members of the Committee.

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