- March 2, 2015. Polls Open for the 2015 NOCALL Board Election. All eligible voters will receive an email with a link to the SurveyMonkey ballot. Voting will be open for three weeks and the polls will close on Monday, March 23rd at 11:59 p.m. (PST). Candidate biographies and election details are here.
- March 9, 2015. Thinking about going to the NOCALL Spring Institute on April 18th but concerned about the cost? NOCALL offers grants for the Spring Institute! The deadline for applications is March 9th and recipients will be notified March 11th in order to meet the Early Bird registration deadline of March 13th. Please fill out a Grant Application found on the NOCALL Grants webpage and submit to CHardy at Hansonbridgett dot com.
- March 14, 2015, 11 am – noon. Mozarella Making for NOCALL members, family and friends at the Alameda County Law Library. If you have a couple hours to spare and you’re LONGHORNING to make mozzarella, join up to 12 NOCALL members (SHARP folks, that group) for a class with Louella, the Milkmaid. Cost is $40. R.S.V.P. to Julie Horst .
- March 15, 2015. Deadline for NOCALL Awards nominations. Check out the NOCALL Awards page for descriptions of our chapter’s two Awards: 1) Award for Professional Achievement, and 2) Award for Advocacy. The page also lists past recipients. Please complete the forms available on the Awards page and send your nominations to Jean Willis anytime between now and March 15, 2015. Award recipients will be honored at the May NOCALL Business Meeting.
- Save the date!
Saturday, April 18, 2015, 8:00 am to 2:00 pm: The NOCALL Spring Institute — Too Hot to Handle, Librarians on Fire — will be held at Nile Hall at Preservation Park in Oakland. Delicious hot breakfast and buffet lunch included. Free Parking. Member registration forms and additional information available here.