Upcoming Events

2014 Annual Trustee Banquet Speaker Announced

May 31st, 2013 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

SAVE THE DATE:  LACONI  will be celebrating its 60th Anniversary Year as an organization in 2014. To help mark the occasion please join us at the Annual Library Trustee Banquet on Friday April 11th 2014. The speaker will be Thomas Dyja, author of   The Third Coast: When Chicago Built the American Dream . Explore Chicago history, culture, politics and more from the […]



Annual Trustee Banquet

Mar 18th, 2013 | By | Category: Upcoming Events


Technology: Responsive Web Design

Feb 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Upcoming Events


Middle Managers’ Meeting

Feb 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Networking meeting for managers, supervisors and department heads.
The meeting will be facilitated by the Illinois Management Association.
All issues discussed will be confidential.



Did you miss Library as Community Space on November 16 at Skokie Public Library?

Jan 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

We have full videos of all the speakers presentations. Great thoughts and ideas! Check us out on http://www.laconi.net/outreachpromo/past-programs/ Featuring: Sarah Ann Long Carolyn Anthony Monica Harris



Admin Program: 2025 Envisioning the Future of Library Services

Jan 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

The Minnesota Library Futures Initiative (MNLFI) has been designed to be a focused conversation that addresses how libraries can prepare for changes occurring in the Sate of Minnesota now and in the future. After a year of research and deliberation, the MNLFI group has taken its findings on the road to engage the Minnesota library community in a dialogue about future-related challenges.



Circulation Services Section presents…Advancing the user experience: How libraries today are changing for the better.

Dec 11th, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Libraries today are changing faster than ever. Join us for an opportunity to explore how libraries are following retail, hospitality, and museum models to deliver a better experience for the customer. Learn how this impacts YOU and what this means for the future of front line services. Presented by Monica Harris on Thursday, March 21, […]



Library as Community Space

Oct 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

LACONI-OPP Presents: Library as Community Space Friday, November 16, 2012, 9:30 am Skokie Public Library Click to view the flyer Click to register



Admin Program: Bite-Sized Marketing

Oct 19th, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Join Nancy Dowd, author of Bite-Sized Marketing: Realistic Solutions for Overworked Libraries, and learn strategies that you can use that will help you spread the word about your library to users and non-users.



How to Safely Manage Disruptive Patrons

Sep 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Does your library have…Unruly cell phone users? Out of control kids? Upset patrons? Then you (and/or your staff) should attend:“How to Safely Manage Disruptive Patrons” Presented by CPI (Crisis Prevention Institute) on Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 9am-12pm at the Fountaindale Public Library located at: 300 W. Briarcliff Road in Bolingbrook.