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Tuesday, 28 June 2011 00:00

The NAFC Public Library Board of Trustees will introduce two candidates for the Library Director position at a public reception for each on July 13 and July 14, 2011.  The receptions will be held in the Library’s Strassweg Auditorium, and light refreshments will be served.  The public, and especially New Albany residents, are encouraged to attend and meet the following two candidates.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011; 5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Ophelia Roop currently works with the Beaumont Library District planning, coordinating and researching various events and history.  Prior to her current position she was the Library Director at the San Bernardino Public Library, San Bernardino, CA for twelve years.  While there she managed a library budget of $3.3 million and planned and directed all library services, operations, library information technologies and policies for their library system.  Ophelia earned her M.L.S. and B.A. from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.
Thursday, July 14, 2011; 5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Rose Frost has been the Director of the Platteville Public Library, Platteville, Wisconsin since July 2008.  Prior to coming to Platteville, she was a public library consultant and grants coordinator for the Utah State Library in Salt Lake City.  While in Utah she also taught strategic planning workshops with her colleagues and planned summer reading program workshops for rural public librarians.  In addition, she has ten years of experience as a public library director in Michigan.  Rose earned her M.L.S. from the University of South Florida, Tampa and her B.A. from Michigan State University, East Lansing.
The following is an upcoming event offered by the library:
Paranormal Investigators at the Library
Are you interested in the paranormal?  On Tuesday, July 12 from 7–8 p.m. the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library will present a program with the Louisville Paranormal Investigators.  Carolyn Craft will be the speaker. 
Craft and her partner have 20 years of experience investing the paranormal.  She will share what investigations they have done and how they do their investigations. 
Come to the library for a presentation by the Louisville Paranormal Investigators for an spoooooktacular evening. 
Call the Reference Services Desk for more information at 949-3523.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 June 2011 10:19