NH Libraries: Growing Together in 2010

The New Hampshire Library Association welcomes librarians from libraries of all types and sizes in New Hampshire and surrounding areas to the 2010 Annual Spring Conference on May 13th and 14th in Bartlett, NH at the Attitash Grand Summit Hotel and Conference Center.

Each day offers attendees a variety of programs, such as children's literature, new techologies, information literacy, and legal resources. See the Program pages for a complete listing. Attendees are also invited to join various interest, group, and committee roundtables for networking and discussion with like minded librarians and information professionals.

Special Conference Accommodation Prices!

The Attitash Grand Summit Hotel and Conference Center is offering a limited number of rooms for overnight accommodations at a reduced rate to NHLA Conference attendees for Wednesday & Thursday evenings, May 12 & May 13, 2010.

Rates range from $99.00 – $119.00 per night. See the Accommodations page for more details.

Special Events

Due to unforeseen technical difficulties, audio recordings of the Catherine Redden Lecture and Friday luncheon speaker are not available. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Catherine Redden Lecture & Keynote Speaker
The 2010 Catherine Redden Lecture speaker will be – Kendall Wiggin.

Luncheon entertainment by Random Acts of Harmony
The acoustic folk trio Random Acts of Harmony presents a combination musical entertainment and history program. Presented are a variety of songs from throughout history. Through stories and the accompanying music, Random Acts of Harmony describes the interesting events and issues that led to the writing of the songs, including songs of triumph, songs of sorrow and tragedy, and songs that mirror events over the span of our history.

Be sure to print off their Singing History Flyer to find out more information about the trio.

Rock with the Exhibitors: Food, Raffles & Fun
The 2010 NHLA Exhibitors are sponsoring a reception and social hour from 4:30pm – 5:30pm in the Exhibitor Hall. Socialize, mingle and win raffles. Light appetizers will be provided.

Friday, May 14, 2010

More NHLA & Exhibitor Raffles

Luncheon speaker: Julia Spencer–Fleming

Book Sale

White Birch Books located at 2568 Main Street in North Conway, NH will be selling the variety of books, including those written by several of our presenters, and those that have been nominated and/or received the following awards: