Past Events (306)

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April 13, 2018
  • Virginia Church Library Association Spring Conference

  • Apr 13, 2018 at 7:00 to Apr 15, 2018 at 7:00
  • Location: Eagle Eyrie Conference Center
  • Description:

    VCLA 60th Anniversary Kickoff


    Disciple Making Through Your Church Library


    Guest Conference Leaders:


    Morlee Maynard – Lifeway Church Library Ministry Specialist

    Carolyn Walker – Lifeway Church Library Ministry Specialist

    Allison Maynard – Book Systems, Inc.


    Classes Offered


    Disciple Making Centers, Selection for Specific Ages, Concourse & Atriuum Classes, Tablet & Internet Safety Class, Classification, Team Building,

    Intro to VLC Media Player, Library Administration, Supporting Other Ministries, Prom

  • Created by: Lee Smith
November 4, 2017
  • Building Blocks for Church Library Ministry

  • Nov 4, 2017 from 3:00 to 10:30
  • Location: Central Baptist Church
  • Description:

    Registration opens at 8:00 AM.

    Event starts at 8:30 AM and ends at 3:30 PM.

    Conferences will include every aspect of church library work—administration, collection development, processing, book repair including preventive measures, automation with Concourse and Atriuum, promotion of all sorts, and classification and cataloging. Church history, cardmaking, the Cricut machine, origami, and making something useful out of the useless material are also favorites of this conference.

    Conference Sche

  • Created by: Morlee Maynard
October 28, 2017
  • ECLF Fellowship Meeting

  • Oct 28, 2017 from 4:30 to 7:00
  • Location: Rose Drive Friends Church
  • Description:

    Fellowship and peer-to-peer discussion for all things related to church libraries. Linda Calvert is our hostess this time.

    Doors open at 9:30 - bring your own morning beverage; donuts will be provided. Lunch will also be provided by the church hospitality committee. Please RSVP so adequate lunch dishes can be prepared.

  • Created by: Joanne Ladewig
October 13, 2017
  • VA Church Library Association Fall Conference

  • Oct 13, 2017 at 9:00 to Oct 14, 2017 at 11:45
  • Location: Cool Spring Baptist Church
  • Description:

    Libraries: Caring and Sharing

    "And do not forget to do good and to share with others,

    for with such sacrifices God is pleased."

    Hebrews 13:16 (NIV)

    Guest Conference Leaders:

    Carolyn Walker & Hope Ferguson from Lifeway and

    Allison Maynard from Book Systems, Inc.

    Guest Authors:

    Jill Baughan and Roberta Damon both from Richmond


    Concourse training

    Library of the Future

    How to use Social Media to advertise your library

    Promotion Classes

    MS Word/Publisher for Marketing your library

    Library Administration


  • Created by: Lee Smith
October 7, 2017
  • Tennessee Church Library Conference Carnival of Ideas

  • Oct 7, 2017 from 3:00 to 11:00
  • Location: Wallace Memorial Baptist Church
  • Description:

    Library Training for all school, public and church library workers.  Come One Come All–Join us for a fun day of learning, fun, fellowship and food. Details including classes offered at Just search for library. Both Hope Ferguson and Carolyn Walker will be with us along with Book Systems.

  • Created by: Bev League
October 5, 2017
September 9, 2017
May 5, 2017
  • ECLA Spring visit to Baker Books

  • May 5, 2017 from 5:30 to 10:00
  • Location: Baker Book House
  • Description:

    Join us for the second annual Evangelical Church Library Association Spring Event, starting at 10:30 am: Books on sale, Booktalks, goody bags for everyone! Lunch is available at the Baker Coffee Shop or a local restaurant.

  • Created by: Ceil Carey
April 21, 2017
  • Virginia Church Library Association Spring Conference

  • Apr 21, 2017 at 7:00 to Apr 23, 2017 at 7:00
  • Location: Eagle Eyrie Conference Center
  • Description:

    Libraries: Your Ticket to the World

    Go out and train everyone you meet, far and near...Matthew 28:19

    Conference & Worship Leaders

    Allison Maynard, Book Systems, Inc., Carolyn Walker, Lifeway Consultant, Timmy Williamson & Melissa Crouterfield, Worship Leaders, both graduates of Liberty University

    Conference Classes Offered:

    Concourse & Atriuum (Cataloging, Circulation, Inventory & Reports for both programs), Classification, A New Twist on Bible Literacy, Book Repair, Processing, P

  • Created by: Lee Smith
April 1, 2017
  • Church Library Association of British Columbia

  • Apr 1, 2017 from 3:30 to 10:00
  • Location: St. Aidan's United Church
  • Description:

    CLABC invites you to "Envision the Future" with us in a day of speakers and workshops.  Theme speaker will be Rev. Cheryl Black, and will address imaginative ways we can reach out to and serve our congregations and the wider communities better in a time of shrinking budgets.  Wynanda Polman will show how to create book reviews to share with other librarians and with the people you serve.  Florence Kaefer, author of "Back to the Red Road"  speaks on her journey to reconciliation with a former stu

  • Created by: Louise Booth
October 29, 2016
  • ECLF Spring Fellowship Saturday, Oct. 29th, 2016

  • Oct 29, 2016 from 5:00 to 7:30
  • Location: Grace Baptist Church
  • Description:

    Fellowship and peer-mentoring - all welcome. We are a multi-denominational fellowship. No charge for this event.Doors open at  9:30 am        Fellowship begins at 10 am


    We will serve muffins & fruit;

    Please bring your own morning beverage of choice!


    Lunch plans:  GBC will provide lunch & beverage in our meeting room.

      (No charge for the lunch – PLEASE RSVP promptly for food planning purposes).

    Link for RSVP:   Hostess: Wendy McClenahan

  • Created by: Joanne Ladewig