These FREE workshop introduces representatives from libraries and historical organizations to the opportunities that local history, technology, and Maine Memory Network provide to develop professional skills, increase the capacity of their institutions, reach and engage their communities, and deepen collaboration with local partners. Workshops are offered in partnership with the Maine State Library and Maine Archives and Museums (MAM).
Current workshop locations/dates:
Thompson Free Library, Dover-Foxcroft: Tuesday, April 24, 1-4PM Patten Free Library, Bath: Wednesday, April 25, 1-4PM Belfast Free Library: Thursday, April 26, 1-4PM Jesup Memorial Library, Bar Harbor: Saturday, April 28, 9:30AM-12:30PM York Public Library: Thursday, May 3, 1-4PM Gray Public Library: Tuesday, October 16, 1-4PM (tentative) Pittsfield Public Library: Wednesday, October 17, 1-4PM Carrabassett Valley Public Library: Thursday, October 18, 1-4PM
To register, visit:
http://www.mainememory.net/share_history/training.shtml#skills and download the application form, or contact Larissa Vigue Picard, Community Partnership Coordinator, for more information at 774-1822 x215 or firstname.lastname@example.org.