Upcoming Events

LACONI-OPP Best of the Best Website & Speed Networking

Aug 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Best of the Best Website & Speed Networking Friday, September 21, 2012, 9:30 am Downers Grove Public Library Click to view the flyer Click to register



Pritzker Military Library Visit

Apr 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

This 90 minute, docent-led tour is an overview of the rich collection of the Pritzker Military Library. The Pritzker houses a major collection of books and related materials on military history, with a special focus on the role of the citizen soldier in American history.  Knowing what resources are available to our patrons can help […]



Building a Digital Media Lab: Libraries as Creative Spaces

Mar 9th, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

April 20, 2012 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fountaindale Public Library District 300 W. Briarcliff Road Bolingbrook, IL 60440 Click here to register Libraries have always stored and provided access to content, but as technology changes and the digital divide persists how will libraries adapt to best serve their communities? For some, the next step is […]



Creating Experiences: Customer Service in Libraries

Dec 28th, 2011 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

As public libraries strive to retain patrons in the face of competition with big box retailers, websites, and other community resources, it becomes vital to provide a positive and welcoming experience. This program will discuss different models of customer service and how we can better serve patrons in a technology driven world. Missy Brown, of […]



How Did They Do That?…The Importance of Documenting the Creation Process

Nov 28th, 2011 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

When library staff or patrons use equipment hosted by the library to create content, it is usually an afterthought to document the creation process. This program will focus on four areas of content creation and digital preservation: video production, audio production, photography and historical artifacts.



Speed Networking for Super Librarians

Oct 13th, 2011 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Friday, October 28 at 9:00am Elk Grove Village Public Library 1001 Wellington Avenue Elk Grove Vlg, IL 60007-3389   9:00am Coffee and breakfast pastries 9:30am:  Speaker Brendan Sullivan      “I NEED NEW IDEAS-Collaborative Creativity” Brendan Sullivan is a creativity coach. He helps organizational teams, leaders and individuals to create more innovative solutions, more successful […]



LACONI-OPP September 30th Registration

Aug 23rd, 2011 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Registration for the September 30th program, Nuts and Bolts of Adult Programming: Getting the Goods, Avoiding the Bad and the Ugly is now available. Please check your email, and/or download the flyer and registration here.



LACONI-OPP Workshops 2011-2012

Jul 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Nuts and Bolts of Adult Programming: Getting the Goods, Avoiding the Bad and the Ugly Friday, September 30, 2011, 9:30 am Indian Prairie Public Library, Darien, IL  Click to download flyer and registration Networking Roundtable Friday, October 28, 2011, 9:00 am Elk Grove Village Public Library Click to download flyer and registration   Programming for Senior Adults Friday, March 9, 2012, 9:30 am Oak Park Public Library […]



LACONI YSS Harvest of Resources

Apr 19th, 2011 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Harvest of Resources Performer Showcase September 23rd, 2011 9am-3pm Youth Services and School Librarians can get the inside scoop on performers in our area. Watch great performances and network with other librarians at: Harold Washington Library Center 400 S. State Street Chicago, IL 60605   Performers will be demonstrating their talents either in the showcase […]