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Posted By Sara Dallas Aug 24, 2023 02:52 PM
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Hi All, I am sharing minutes from the August 17th Executive board meeting.  I am happy to answer any questions. Thank you for all of the important work you do for ALA. I hope to attend more of your meetings this year.  Sara ------------------------------ Sara Dallas Director Southern ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Aug 24, 2023 02:51 PM
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Posted By Sara Dallas Jun 20, 2023 05:47 PM
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It would be an honor, Sophia
Posted By Sara Dallas Jun 13, 2023 01:49 PM
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Thanks, Kari - you are addedSara American Library Association Executive Board Member Albany Public Library (NY) Trustee
Posted By Sara Dallas Jun 12, 2023 09:47 AM
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Hi All, I am submitting a resolution to Council to Reaffirm ALA's position on Freedom to Read.  It has been reviewed by the Resolution Committee.  If you would like to endorse the resolution, please send me an email and I will add your name.  The resolution has been shared with the Intellectual Freedom ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Apr 30, 2023 07:38 PM
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Thank you, Executive Director Tracie B Hall for being a tireless library advocate.  I watched the ABC Times 100 most influential people.  I agree with you, Free People Read Freely and academic, prison, public and public libraries in are so important in our communities.  You are amazing ----------- ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Apr 24, 2023 12:33 PM
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Congratulations to the FTRF for all of the great work you do To my Council colleagues - have you joined the award winning Freedom to Read Foundation? What better way to celebrate the Right to Read than by joining the FTRF? FTRF protects and defends the First Amendment to the Constitution and supports ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Feb 10, 2023 07:17 AM
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Hi All, We need to be loud and tell our legislators that censorship is not OK.  Please share this link with others. Thanks Sara https://americanlibraryassociation.cmail19.com/t/i-e-qhidrc-tijdwhjtl-x/ ------------------------------ Sara Dallas Director Southern Adirondack ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Oct 25, 2022 10:33 AM
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Dear Colleagues, I am writing to ask all ALA Councilors to take a moment to join Unite Against Book Bans as individuals.  Unite Against Book Bans is  a national initiative to empower readers everywhere to stand together in the fight against censorship.  If you believe: Books are tools for ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Jul 21, 2022 12:31 PM
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Thank you all for giving me a few minutes to share my role as your Executive Board Liaison. Feel free to contact me through ALA connect. Here is my phone number 518-859-0742 I will be sending a document with more details within the next few weeks. You are doing important work - thank you. Sara ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Jul 06, 2022 11:11 AM
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Hi All, I am your ALA Executive Board Liaison. I am particularly excited to serve as your liaison because I understand the importance of the work SRRT does for ALA. I have been a member of SRRT for many many years. As your liaison, I will: Be a conduit between SRRT and the ALA Executive Board.Attend ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Jun 25, 2022 09:50 AM
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Patricia, I begin my service on the ALA Executive Board at the end of ALA Annual 2022.  I am an elected trustee sitting on the Albany Public Library (Albany NY).  I believe Karen Schneider also serves (served) as a trustee/commissioner for a public library in California. Respectfully Sara D. ----- ...

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Posted By Sara Dallas Jun 25, 2022 09:47 AM
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Posting this on behalf of Patricia Glass Schuman Some thoughts on what I think is a dangerous and undemocratic proposal  As ALA President and Treasurer I spent more than 8 years on the Exec Board. This change will increase the workload of the Board tremendously ( Re hearing and acting on committee ...
Posted By Sara Dallas May 29, 2022 01:59 PM
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Hi Brenda, Thank you for sharing your concerns with us through ALA Connect, adding important points to the discussion. The resolution isn't meant to stop sharing information and discussion. We now have other ways to disseminate information and gather feedback to make our work more inclusive to all. ...
Posted By Sara Dallas May 29, 2022 08:16 AM
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Hi All, I am still very nervous speaking in front of Council (or for that matter,  in front of people).  I remind myself that we are all serving on Council, because we care about libraries and the people we serve through our libraries.  We are colleagues. I will be attending the ALA Council Orientation ...
Posted By Sara Dallas May 25, 2022 06:38 PM
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Jim, Yes, we can and should have conversation on council list. Sara Get Outlook for iOS If you believe you have received this message in error or do not wish to receive this information via email, please reply to this message. To report this message as spam or offensive, please send e-mail to abuse@sals.edu ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Apr 20, 2022 12:45 PM
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Thanks you, Deborah and Marsha for sharing this information with us. Sara D. Sara Dallas Director Southern Adirondack Library System 22 Whitney Place Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 518-584-7300 ext 205 518-859-0742 (cell) www.sals.edu Freedom to Read Foundation Executive Board Member ALA ...
Posted By Sara Dallas Mar 30, 2022 02:24 PM
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I look forward to the discussion later today- thank you to the TAG team and ALA staff for all of their preparation work. Some questions: What is NALCo? Am I right to assume all members of the proposed new Council would need to be members of ALA? I work with rural and small urban and suburban ...