Upcoming events

    • 10 May 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Wildfire - 159 West Erie Street, Chicago IL 60654
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    Registration & Networking begins at 11:30
    Lunch begins at 12:00 Noon

    Topic
    Keeping Abreast of Current AALL Developments and Initiatives

     

    About the Speaker

    Femi Cadmus is the Vice-President/President-Elect of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) and the Edward Cornell Law Librarian, Associate Dean for Library Services, and Professor of Practice at Cornell Law School. She has over two decades of professional experience in law libraries. Her publications and presentations cover topics such as law and technology, the evolving role of the 21st century law library, open access to legal information, and law library management and administration.

    Menu - Served Family Style
    Appetizer

    • Moroccan Chicken Skewers
    • Spinach Salad

    Main Course

    • Cedar Planked Salmon
    • Basil Hayden's Bourbon Tenderloin Tips
    • Redskin Mashed Potatoes
    • Balsamic Roasted Vegetables
    • *Vegetarian/Vegan entrée available on request

          

    Desserts

    • Triple Layer Chocolate Cake
    • Classic NY Style Cheesecake With Mixed Berries 

     

    Community Service Project       

    CALL’s May charity is Liberation Library, a local Chicago group of volunteers dedicated to providing youths in Illinois prison books, in order to promote literacy, self-determination and connection to the outside world. Books are selected by the youths themselves and obtained through donations of money or the books themselves. Liberation Library can only accept donations of books that are listed on their wish list on Amazon (https://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/5FZH90UF6QNT/) but time and monetary donations are always welcome. Donate money through their donation webpage (https://www.crowdrise.com/donate/project/liberationlibrary/liberationlibrarylib/0) or in person at the May CALL meeting where the donations from the table boxes will be sent to Liberation Library. There are also in-person volunteer options listed on their webpage to pack books or send cards to youth in prisons.       

     

    Cost: $25.00  

     

    Meeting Sponsor
    This month's meeting sponsor is
    Wolters Kluwer.

     

    Door Prizes

    Two gift cards will be raffled during the meeting courtesy of LexisNexis.  Check out their InfoPro for news and tips for librarians.

          

    CALL No Show and No Walk in Policies for Business Meetings 

    Registration will close at 12:00 Noon on May 4, 2018

     

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