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Recap: Third Annual Battle of the Librarians Trivia Night
 
Recap: Third Annual Battle of the Librarians Trivia Night

Recap: Third Annual Battle of the Librarians Trivia Night

By Emily Florio Members of LLSDC, DC/SLA and DCLA showed their trivia smarts at the Third Annual Battle of the Librarians held October 25th at Hill Country. The teams definitely showcased our profession through their team names: Make Librarians Great Again, Book Vixens, Plato’s Stepchildren and Dewey Decimal’s Damsels. The various trivia rounds included current […]

President’s Message – October 2016 – Volunteers Welcome!

By Beth Maser, DC/SLA President I cannot believe it is already fall. Time is passing by so quickly. Our Chapter election has been concluded and I would like to extend a warm welcome to our new Board Members. The following members will be working hard under the leadership of our incoming President, Blane Dessy: President-Elect: […]

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Announcing: The 2017 DC/SLA Board of Directors!

Announcing: The 2017 DC/SLA Board of Directors!

By Rick Kowalski, DC/SLA Communications Secretary Please join me in welcoming the 2017 DC/SLA Board of Directors! This group will be working with 2017 President Blane Dessy. I’m sure many of you have already met a few of the incoming board members, but here is some more information about each of them. You will be hearing […]

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DC/SLA 2017 Board of Director Candidates Announced!

DC/SLA 2017 Board of Director Candidates Announced!

Introducing the 2017 DC/SLA Board of Director candidates! You may vote for the candidates here: www.surveymonkey.com/r/6ZVTSTD (note: there is an option to accept board as slated; you may also write-in). Polls close Sept 30th!   Candidates: President-Elect: Jesse Lambertson Treasurer-Elect: Layla Heimlich Programming Chair: Helen Keil-Losch Communications Secretary: David Blum Recording Secretary: Karen White Sponsor Relations: […]

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A Day at the Zoo

A Day at the Zoo

Last weekend, a group of DC/SLA members braved the District heat and visited the National Zoo. While the crowds made it difficult to get a glimpse of baby panda Bei Bei, the DC/SLAers got to meet a Great Ape zookeeper, watched the elephants get trained, and saw the Sloth Bear enrichment demonstration. Thanks to everyone […]

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DC/SLA Members Sweep Medals At Museum Scavenger Hunt

DC/SLA Members Sweep Medals At Museum Scavenger Hunt

By Lois Ireland, DC/SLA Program Director Eight DC/SLA members took on a different challenge recently, as they put their heads together to solve a murder. Well, OK, it was a pretend murder but the search to uncover who dunnit required attention to detail, an ability to detect patterns in disparate things and good-natured teamwork – […]

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