|Featured Learning Moment.
Subject: Getting the best public library board for your community
October 22, 2018 is the Ontario Municipal Election Date. Following a Municipal Election, or shortly before, the Municipal/Town Clerk will put out a call for applications for the library board in the local press and on the website.
In the next few issues we’re highlighting the Leadership by Design Module 5: Legacy and Succession. Consider asking your board members to engage in these learning (and thinking) activities:
As the election dates get closer, consider creating a Screening Matrix customized to what your community needs.
Looking ahead: to ensure continuity and to prepare the incoming board, it is important to prepare legacy documents including providing organized and up to date documents. Read more about this.
Shelagh Paterson (Ontario Library Association)
and Stephen Abram (Federation of Ontario Public Libraries)