Spring Meeting

Join us for a joint meeting of the reestablished Brooklyn/Long Island and

Metropolitan New York Chapters of the Catholic Library Association

Cathedral Preparatory Seminary

 56-25 92nd Street, Elmhurst, NY

Saturday, April 27, 2013 from 9am-3pm

9:00 – 9:30am        Registration   – Continental Breakfast

   Jennifer Bennett – Junior Library Guild – “Experience the Best New Kids Lit”

   Kathryn G. Shaughnessy – St John’s University – “CLA Librarians:

                                  Partners In Promoting Catholic Social Justice Literacy”

  Kevin Verbesey – Director, Suffolk Cooperative Library System – “Challenges

                                  Facing the Libraries in the 21st Century”

   Boxed Lunches

                                  Malachy R. McCarthy – President, CLA – “We are CLA”

     Margaret McGuinness – LaSalle University – “Nuns Stories: Researching and

Writing the History of Women Religious”


                                    REGISTRATION FORM CAN BE FOUND ONLINE by April 14, 2013

                        www.cathla.org or by phoning (855) 739-1776 (toll free)


For directions  —  http://www.cathedralprepseminary.com/?page_id=137


Parking is available across the street in the JC Penney parking lot

Workshop fee of $15 covers continental breakfast,  lunch, complete information can be found at:             www.cathla.org


METROPOLITAN NEW YORK                                                                    BROOKLYN/LONG ISLAND

 (Dioceses of NY, Newark, Patterson, Metuchen,                                        (Dioceses of Brooklyn and Rockville Center)

 Bridgeport) www.cathla.org/metropolitannewyork                                                www.cathla.org/brooklyn-longisland

Local Contact –  Nancy Schmidtmann –  natopolo@optonline.net

Kathy Steves – Cardinal Spellman High School – ksteves@cardinalspellman.org

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