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Member Meeting – October 18, 2017

The KCALL member meeting was held Wednesday, October 18 at Shook, Hardy & Bacon. Kaite Stover, Reader Services Librarian at KCPLlead us in discussion of this year’s Big Read book, The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien. Drinks and dessert were provided by our hosts. 

KCALL is supporting an in-kind donation campaign for our friends at reStart. At each 2017 member meeting we will collect items needed to support their facilities and those they serve. Please see the attached list of General Needs and the Priority Needs List online (http://restartinc.org/get-involved/needs-list/). Allison Reeve will continue to collect items throughout the year.

Member Meeting – August 3, 2017

KCALL’s member meeting was held August 3 at Polsinelli. Our host provided drinks and dessert.

We kicked off our participation in Kansas City Public Library’s BIG READ! This year’s title is The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien. Contact Allison Reeve for copies of the book. 

Cover of The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien. [Photo courtesy Wikipedia.]

Throughout the year, KCALL is holding an-in kind donation campaign for reStart, with contributions to be collected at each member meeting. Please see the list of ReStart’s general and priority needs lists: (http://restartinc.org/get-involved/needs-list/). Allison Reeve will collect items throughout the year.

Member Meeting – May 4, 2017

KCALL’s member meeting was held Thursday, May 4 at Stinson Leonard Street. The group enjoyed a guest speaker, Christina Guether, electronic resources librarian at Kansas State University. Topics included copyright and licensing issues. The meeting concluded with a “Q & A” session with Christina. 

Throughout the year, KCALL is holding a donation campaign for reStart. Contributions to be collected at each member meeting. Please see the list of reStart’s general and priority needs lists: (http://restartinc.org/get-involved/needs-list/). Allison Reeve will collect items throughout the year.

Member Meeting – March 16, 2017

KCALL’s member meeting discussed topics related to new hires, including instruction and ongoing interactions. We met at Husch Blackwell where drinks and dessert were provided. 

Throughout the year, KCALL is holding a donation campaign for reStart. Contributions to be collected at each member meeting. Please see the list of reStart’s general and priority needs lists: (http://restartinc.org/get-involved/needs-list/).