Second Notice of FOPL Annual General Meeting- Monday, February 1, 2021- 3:00 pm

NOTICE: Issued Jan. 19, 2021 Please send in your voting proxy forms 2021_FOPL_PROXY-revised ASAP if you’re unable to attend the 2021 AGM being held virtually on Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 at 3:00 pm, as we need to ensure that we have quorum. Full Board documents will be made available in the members’ login section shortly to view and download. http:fopl.ca/Board & Committees/Board of Director’s...

FOPL Remembers Linda Mackenzie

Toronto Public Library shared this obituary for Linda Mackenzie. Linda passed away last Thursday after an extended illness. Linda was TPL’s Director Research & Reference Libraries from 1998-2016 when she retired. As a member of the senior management team, Linda’s leadership supported the transformation of Toronto Public Library during its early post-amalgamation years and beyond. Linda was a passionate public library advocate who led many provincial and national initiatives. Linda was a founding member of the Federation of Ontario Public Libraries. link to Linda’s obituary: https://dixongarland.com/tribute/details/25638/Linda-Mackenzie/obituary.html#tribute-start...

FOPL Executive Director-Job Posting

lThe Federation of Ontario Public Libraries is seeking a dynamic, politically astute, Executive Director to lead advocacy, marketing and professional development initiatives for Ontario’s Public and First Nations’ Public Libraries.  If interested in pursuing this impactful and rewarding part-time position, please submit your resume and covering letter to vpl.admin@vaughan.ca by January 29, 2021. ED JD 11’20 Final  ...