Thursday, August 31, 2017

General Membership Meeting (September 2017)

The next Cornucopia of Rhode Island: A Library Community of Color meeting will be held on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 5:30 PM at the Cranston Central Library, The Children’s Program Room, 140 Sockanosset Cross Road in Cranston.  Telephone: 401-943-9080
Thanks to Emily Brown for securing and hosting.

Save the Date: CORI’s Annual Fall Mini Conference
A Source of Peace: Libraries & Immigration – The Real News! 
Thursday, November 2, 2017 @ 5:30 PM, Rhode Island State House, State Room

Please share both events and bring a friend.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

2017 Annual Summer Picnic & Gathering

Good times at the beach. 
Thank you everyone for a great summer picnic and gathering

Saturday, August 5, 2017

2017 NELA Presentation "Promoting Diversity in Library Careers"

Ida D. McGhee, Co-Founder of Cornucopia of Rhode Island: A Library Community of Color    
Congratulations to Ida D. McGhee and Em Claire Knowles!!

Ida was a speaker at the New Englad Library Association (NELA) along with Em Claire Knowles, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs at Simmons College Graduate School of Library and Information Science on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at the Hadley Farms Meeting House in Hadley, MA.

Topic was "Promoting Diversity in Library Careers-- How to strengthen & support the pipeline of future diverse librarians"