MLA Conversations with Elizabeth Howe & Mary K. Mannix on preservation and community history

Event Start Date: Friday, September 11, 2020 - 3:00 am

Event End Date: Friday, September 11, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Join us as we learn about how libraries are providing specialized support for the preservation and sharing of community history. We’ll also hear about the wealth of important documents and publications available in the history rooms in Frederick and Hagerstown, with:

  • Elizabeth Howe, Reference Librarian, and Certified Archivist, Western Maryland Room, Washington County Free Library
  • Mary K. Mannix, Maryland Room Manager, C. Burr Artz Public Library, Frederick County Public Libraries

You will be sent the login information from Registration will close 15 minutes prior to the start of the event. We will be using Zoom. Thanks for being a part of the conversation!

Did you miss our conversation last Friday with Lina Bertinelli, Kathy Kosinski, and Tess Wilson, co-authors of the new book from ALA Publishing, All Ages Welcome: Recruiting and Retaining Younger Generations for Library Boards, Friends Groups, and Foundations? View the recording at
Passcode: fs.#9?EL

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