Friends of the Library Sections (FLS) Update

Submitted by Terry Mulee, FLS 2nd Vice President

Mark Your Calendars:

FLS Regional Workshop, co-sponsored by the Finger Lakes Library System
Getting Started: Creating and Supporting a Friends Group for Your Library
Wednesday, March 25, 2020; 10:00 a.m. until Noon

FLS Friends Group Meet-up, Utica Public Library
Friday, July 10, 2020; 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

All FLS Award Nominations and Scholarship Applications are now due on June 1st.

FLS Executive Board position elections will run from June 15th - July 15th concurrent with NYLA voting. Please participate in this important member responsibility.

Please visit www.NYLA.org/Friends for more information as we get closer to these events.
Additional details will be published in the March issue of Friends News and Notes.


Are you looking for ways to become more involved with the Friends of Libraries Section? Please complete an Active Member Form. Many hands make light work. There’s an opportunity waiting just for you!


The December issue of Friends News and Notes has a complete wrap-up of Friends activities at the 2019 NYLA Annual Conference. It includes recaps of our programs, reflections from the recipients of the inaugural FLS Randall Enos Conference Scholarship, and the FLS Annual Report to the Membership.