|Library Conference to Feature Multicultural Awareness-Raising|
Mary Pipher at Library Conference
The NLA/NEMA Conference, Virtual Places, Physical Spaces—Nebraska Libraries Now, will be held October 6-8, in Grand Island at the Holiday Inn Midtown and Howard Johnson Riverside Inn.
For more information about the conference, see www.papillion.ne.us/~NLA2004.
|Hispanic Voices @ your library™|
|Hispanic Voices @ your library™ will be offered October 6 as a preconference workshop, featuring Elisabeth Almann, Spanish that Works; Yolanda Cuesta, Multicultural Consultant; and Hispanic Authors Francisco Jimenez (Golden Sower Award nominee) and Luis Rodriguez. This preconference is sponsored by the Paraprofessional, Special & Institutional, School, Children's, and Young People's Sections of the Nebraska Library Association; Nebraska Educational Media Association; Scottsbluff Public Library; and the Omaha Public Library (South Branch). It is supported in part by state aid funding appropriated by the Nebraska Legislature, granted and administered by the Nebraska Library Commission. For more information about the preconference, see nlc.nebraska.gov/comp/para/preconf/2004PreConf.html|