FOGL Events

“Libraries Rock!” — Friends of Georgia Libraries Annual Spring Business Meeting & Workshop

Friends of Georgia Libraries Annual Workshop will be on Friday, April 20th at the Nancy Guinn Memorial Library in Conyers.

Click here for the registration form.

Tentative Agenda

10:00-10:30 am: Registration, coffee & refreshments, tour the library

10:30-11:00 am: Annual Business Meeting

  • Board nominations
  • 2018 FOGL Award Presentations

11:00-11:45 am: Panel & discussion “Geology 101: How to Start a Friends Group at Your Academic Library”

11:45 am-12:30 pm: Panel & discussion “Throwing Rocks: When the Friends and the Library Staff Just Don’t Get Along”

12:30-1:45 pm Lunch

  • Author Appearance 

1:45-2:30 pm: Panel & discussion “Rocking the Boat (or Not): How to Advocate for Your Library”

2:30-2:45 pm: Break

2:45-3:30 pm: Panel & discussion “Building Bridges: Creating Community Engagement and Recruiting”

3:30-3:45 pm: A Few Final Thoughts

3:45 pm: Adjourn

View a list of past FOGL events