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  • We would love all of you to consider the conference in Nashville on April 20-21, next week. Go to the Events tab for all the details. Many of you received an email from Bev League a few weeks ago about this event. Georgina and Charles Businaro will be with me as we meet during 2 breakouts for church librarians to reflect on our experiences during the other 2 breakouts and the general sessions. Looking forward to being with you, Morlee.
  • Central Alabama would like to invite you to attend the Central Alabama Library Conference on Saturday March 4th. at Shoal Creek Baptist church in Deatsville, Al. Why not make plans to take a Road Trip to Wetumpka, Al where Ben and Erin filmed Home Town Take over and attend the conference that is about 12 miles away from Wetumpka, The Hampton in located in Wetumpka is offering a reduced rate if you are attending this event.
  • Please check out the Tennessee Library Training Events scheduled for September and October--Carnival of Ideas. You will learn lots while having fun too at the Carnival of Ideas! Information on this website as well as (just search for library.) There is a listing of locations and classes. We would love to see you!

  • Check out the library training events for Tennessee. Make plans to join us. Cast your vote for training to continue. Info at and search for library.

  • Mark your calendars for the TBC Fall Training. Information will be on the website very soon. Please notify others and help us promote our celebrating 50 years of library ministry in our state. Let's make this a special year!

  • Do you have an e-reader??  Do you know where to find Christian e-books??  Have you used PowerPoint to promote your church library??  Do you know how to archive photos on the Internet??  Do you know how to create an e-newsletter??


    If your answer is NO to some or all of these questions ... then, you need to attend the March 30 and 31, 2012 in Nashville, TN ... e-Church Library Conference.  For information go to the events section.

  • if you have already had the open house I hope that everything went well. We have found that Food, gifts and/or prizes get people just about anywhere. they don't even have to be big.

    I would like to invite you to a workshop in Alabama. I'm not sure where you are located but we are trying to reach out to surrounding states. See the attached information. If you are unable to attend the one in May, you need to make plans now to attend the Al. State Library Conference in Sept. at Shocco Springs. the information, friends, fun and fellowship will be worth the trip. 2011Central%20Alabama%20Spring%20Library%20WorkshopinfoSched.doc

  • The location for the Memphis area is now Bartlett Baptist Church in Batlett. It is still on Sept. 11. Other locations remain the same: Crievewood Baptist Church in Nashville on Sept. 18, Lenoir City First Baptist Church on October 9 and Morris Hill Baptist Church in Chatanooga on Oct. 23.

    Please help us spread the word to others in your area--church, school and public librarians. Others in your church would also benefit from the promotion classes. They won't be disappointed.
  • The annual fall training events are on the calendar for Memphis, Sept. 11; Nashville, Sept. 18; Lenoir City, Oct. 9 and Chattanooga, Oct. 23. Please plan to attend and spread the word--to all library workers--church, public, or school.

    Also, we are privileged to add some extra events held along with select Sunday School University Events. There is no charge involved with these meetings. Look for the appropriate date in your area.

    There will be two classes at each location. They wil be taught by Affinity Team Members in each area. The classes, locations and dates area below. Please plan to attend in your area and tell others about the events.

    "Church Libraries Partnering with SS"
    A church's library can be a great asset to the religious education
    program for all ages. Learn what resources are needed and how to get
    them into the hands of teachers and leaders.

    "The Why and How of Church Libraries"
    Whether you work in an established church library or are thinking of
    starting one, this conference is for you. Find out what it takes to
    make the library an inviting place that ministers to the entire

    Aug 5, Englewood, Jackson

    Aug 9, Clarksville FBC

    Aug. 12, Trenton FBC

    Aug. 23, Cookeville FBC

    Aug. 24, West Hills, Lebanon

    Aug. 26, Clearview B C, Nashville

    August 31, Concord BC, Knoxville

    Sept. 2, Jonesboro

    Sept. 27, Cambell County, FBC LaFollette

    Sept. 28, Holston Valley, Rogerville

    Sept. 29, FBC Madisonville, Sweetwater
  • I am so glad that they will be held again. I sure did enjoy the one last year.
    Sammie Smith
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Central Alabama Spring 2023 Conference

Central Alabama Spring Conference March 4 Shoal Creek Baptist Church, Deatsville, Alabama Check-In 8:00 AMConference: 8:30AM-3:30 PMCheck-in and opening session in Fellowship Hall-entrance from main parking lot. Reservations RequiredDEADLINE for reservations Wednesday March 1 stThe only cost will be a $10.00 charge for lunchYou will pay for the lunch when you arrive to check-inFor more information and to register online go: Alsbom.orgOr contact:Marty Woodall…

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