Association of Connecticut Library Boards

Upcoming Event: Regional Board Basics Training

Do you have new board members who would benefit from learning about best library board practices and board governance?

Are you a seasoned board member or board that could use a good refresher course on library board governance and practice?

 We have the opportunity for you!

 What?:     Board Basics with Gail Richmond, ACLB President and Dawn La Valle, CSL Liaison to ACLB

Where?:  Wallingford Public Library

When?:    Wednesday, March 28th 6:30-7:45pm

How?:      Register by calling Lynette Baisden @ 860-757-6665

                 *Training is free for ACLB members, if your membership has lapsed or if you would like to join, Lynette can help you with that as well.

Why?:      To become or remain a more effective board.

 For more information, feel free to call Dawn La Valle are 860-757-6665

 We look forward to seeing you!

Gail and Dawn

Our Mission:

  • Enable member library boards to improve library services in their communities
  • Broaden trustee knowledge of current developments in the library field
  • Improve communication and cooperation among library boards

What Does ACLB Do?

  • Provide workshops geared to the needs of trustees across the state
  • Sponsor an annual Leadership Conference, an all day training retreat
  • Sponsor program(s) at the annual Connecticut Library Association Conference
  • Advocate for libraries at the state level
  • Maintain strong liaison with library-related organizations on the state and national levels
  • Sponsor the Connecticut Trustee Listserv for news and sharing with fellow trustees
  • Provide consultant help to library boards and individual trustees
  • Develop the WorkingTogether guide to director, trustees and Friends responsibilities
  • Publish the ACLB Public Library Trustee Handbook

How To Contact ACLB:

Association of CT Library Boards

231 Capitol Avenue

Hartford, CT 06106


Phone: (860) 757-6665

Call with any concerns about payment, trustees and more!

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The best way to contact our staff regarding any troubles or questions!

Association of Connecticut Library Boards (ACLB)

ACLB is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 231 Capitol Avenue Hartford, CT 06106

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