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Diabetic Eye Disease Month

Military Family Appreciation Month

National American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month

National Novel Writing Month

Picture Book Month

South Dakota Statehood: 1889
November 2

Daylight Savings Time Ends
November 2, 2014

Election Day
November 4, 2014

World Science Day
November, 10, 2014

National Young Readers Week
November 10-14, 2014

Veterans Day
November 11, 2014

YALSA Young Adult Literature Symposium
November 14-16, 2014

International Games Day
November 15, 2014

National Geography Awareness Week
November 16-22, 2014

American Education Week
November 17-21, 2014

Education Support Professionals Day
November 19, 2014

Educator for a Day
November 20, 2014

Substitute Educators Day
November 21, 2014

National Games and Puzzle Week
November 23-29, 2014

Women's Leadership Institute
December 2-4, 2014

International Day for Persons with Disabilities
December 3, 2014

Christmas Eve
December 24, 2014

Christmas Day
December 25, 2014

New Year's Eve
December 31, 2014

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funding and finances

Free access to library-specific online webinars
November/ December 2014

Office Depot Foundation
October, 2014

Library Training Institute -- a good value!
August, 2014

Easy and free patron survey helps you gain insight on your library's technology services
June/ July, 2014

Freezin' for a Reason
by Nancy Sabbe, Madison Public Library director
May, 2014

Help is on the way: Friends groups and Foundations to the rescue!
April, 2014

The Haves and the Have-Nots
February 2014

Jumping to new heights at Elkton Community Library
August, 2013

March, 2013
includes "Libri Foundation Books for Children" and "Dollar General Youth Literacy Grants"

A few tips about public library finances
January, 2013

A.H. Brown holds 11th Annual Tour of Tables event
June/July, 2012

Aliens host whole community fund-raiser for elementary library
October, 2011

Positive impact reported by Opportunity Online Hardware Grant participants
July/August, 2011

Grant Opportunities
February, 2011
includes "Dollar General Summer Reading Grants", "Pathways Within Roads to Reading Initiative", and "Snapdragon Book Foundation"

January Continuing Education Opportunities
January, 2011

Pepsi Refresh Project
November/ December, 2010

Grant Opportunities
October, 2010 includes "EBSCO Excellence in Small and/or Rural Library Service Award", "Romance Writers of America Library Grant", "BWI Summer Reading Program Grant", "Sara Jaffarian School Library Program Award for Exemplary Humanities Programming", and "Build-A-Bear Literacy and Education Grants"

Elkton Community Library’s Jumpathon completes 25 years
June, 2010

Green Thumb Gala raises funds and involvement at the Sturgis Public Library
Dec/ January 2010

Libraries to receive funding for computers, technology training
August, 2009
Twenty-five South Dakota libraries will benefit from the third round of the Opportunity Online Hardware Grants from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s U.S. Libraries initiative.

Practical Advice for School Libraries
June, 2009
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act does include school libraries under the education portion of the funding.

Build Your Support Base with the 3 P’s: Getting and Sustaining Funding
April, 2009
Robin Schrupp, Grant County Library Director since 1991, has learned to get and sustain funding for her library by applying the 3 P’s: a Personal Touch, Publicity, and Persistence.

grant opportunities
January, 2009

 

 

 

 

 


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