Thursday, September 12, 2019

2019 Annual CORI Fall Mini Conference




Annual Fall CORI Mini Conference

21st Century Libraries: Transcending & Empowering
Thursday - November 7, 2019 - 5:30 pm

Rhode Island State Library - 2nd Floor, 82 Smith Street, Providence, RI
Keynote Speakers
Kayon Murray-Johnson, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of Rhode Island, Adult Education
Ricardo Lopez, PhD
Lecturer, Northeastern University, Higher Education

Performance by TAPA: Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts, a public charter school in Providence.
www.Tapaprovidence.org

For additional information visit http://cornucopiaofri.blogspot.com
Email Cornucopia: ricornucopia2005@gmail.com

General Membership Meeting (October 2019)

Cornucopia of Rhode Island, a section of the Rhode Island Library Association will meet on

Monday, October 7, 2019
5:30 PM in the Gallery Room
(Lower Level of Building arrive in the back of the building)


University of Rhode Island/Graduate School of Oceanography
Pell Marine Science Library
Narragansett Bay Campus
Narrangasett, RI 02882-1197

Parking is on site.

Here's our blog link: http://cornucopiaofri.blogspot.com/

Feel free to contact Vice President Julie Cerrito with any questions:
Juliann Cerrito
401.874.5863
jcerr@uri.edu

2019 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards Ceremony (FREE)


2019 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards Ceremony (FREE)

Friday, October 4, 2018
5:30–8:00 p.m.
Linda K. Paresky Conference Center
Simmons University
300 The Fenway
Boston, Massachusetts 02115


MUST REGISTER AND REQUEST PARKING DISCOUNT BY SEPTEMBER 20TH TO RECEIVE DISCOUNTED PARKING

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-boston-globehorn-book-awards-ceremony-tickets-66917617395


Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Tomaquag Museum's Annual Honoring & Cultural Showcase




Tomaquag Museum's Annual Honoring & Cultural Showcase
Friday, October 18, 2019 from 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join us and support Indigenous cultural tourism in Rhode Island through a dynamic intertribal cultural celebration at The University of Rhode Island in Kingston, Rhode Island! Tomaquag Museum is leading the development of Indigenous tourism, that brings to light the vibrancy of our people, culture and art in Rhode Island and throughout New England. Every year we honor those in our community who are making valuable contributions within the Indigenous community. Join us in celebrating this year's honorees!

All proceeds benefit Tomaquag Museum, our education programs and the Indigenous Empowerment Network. Kutaputush! Thank you for your support!

VISIT https://www.tomaquagmuseum.org/honoring2019 for more information.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Upcoming event 1st REFORMA Northeast Chapter (membership meeting)

SAVE THE DATE
1st REFORMA Northeast Chapter
Membership Meeting 2019-2020
will be held at the
Central Library of Brooklyn Public Library



Friday, September 27th, 2019
11:00AM-4:00PM


Location:
Central Library, Brooklyn Public Library
10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238, USA
Directions: ​


Agenda to come.


Virtual Attendance will be available via Google Hangouts*. *If interested please RSVP and add Reformane@gmail.com to your contacts.
Please RSVP using this form by 9/20/19
RSVP Form


Looking forward to seeing you there!
https://www.reformanortheast.org/upcoming-events.html


Not a member yet? Here is link to join the REFORMA Northeast Chapter:
https://www.reforma.org/join

Maria Cotto
Bilingual Children's Librarian
Pawtucket Public Library
Reforma Northeast Chapter (RI State Coordinator)

Interested in participating @ RNE? Join a Committee!

Dear Reformistas,


Are you interested in learning new skills? Working with colleagues from other states? Do you want to help out REFORMA Northeast continue to be a great chapter?



We would love to have you join one of our committees! This is a great way to learn, share your ideas, and become involved. You can find more details online: https://www.reformanortheast.org/committees.html


Please see below the current Committees and Chairs for this year 2019-2010.



If you are interested in joining any of the committees please feel free to reach out to each Committee Chair, and/or reply to this email.


Looking forward to working together with all of you.
~Adriana


Not a member yet? Here is link to join the REFORMA Northeast Chapter:
https://www.reforma.org/join


Maria Cotto
Bilingual Children's Librarian
Pawtucket Public Library
Reforma Northeast Chapter  (RI State Coordinator)

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

2019 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit at the University of Rhode Island

Here are some pictures from the 2019 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit.......

Ida McGhee & Dr. Donna Gilton
Ida McGhee and Dr. Donna Gilton speaking at the event.



Thank you to Ms. Dhana Whiteing for the pictures.