KLA Conference 2019 - Call For Proposals

    The Kansas Library Association (KLA) Conference Planning Committee is excited to announce the 2019 conference at the Overland Park Convention Center, Overland Park, Kansas on October 23, 24, 25. The 2019 KLAConference theme is Libraries Build Communities – Healthy, Wealthy and Wise, and focuses on how to innovate, inspire and connect the library community across Kansas. We are expecting this year’s conference to be one of the best yet, with programs that apply to all levels of library work; from front line staff to directors. But to make this a reality, we need your expertise and knowledge! What can you bring to the librarians in Kansas?

    2019 Call for Proposals – Due May 15, notification of acceptance by June 15

    The Conference Planning Committee is seeking proposals for programs that:

    • demonstrate connections between libraries and their patrons, partners, other libraries;
    • use the themes of healthy, wealthy and wise to stimulate imagination, foster creativity and ingenuity;
    • engage communities and demonstrate leadership for libraries of every size and type.


    For more information on submitting a proposal, please visit: http://bit.ly/kla19proposals

    Proposal submission process questions: Janelle Mercer, jjarboe@swkls.org, Martha House, mhouse@cgrove417.org

    KLA conference questions:  Robin Newell,newellr@emporialibrary.org