Join ASCLA President Norma Blake in April 2012 to tour the Bibliotheque Nationale, the American Library in Paris and other attractions!
This trip package is an excellent opportunity to see the City of Lights in springtime, and support the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies (ASCLA), a division of ALA.
April 29 – May 6, 2012
- Six Nights at the Westminster Hotel beginning April 30
- Daily Breakfasts
- Three Dinners
- Tour of the Bibliotheque Nationale
- Tour of the American Library in Paris
- City Orientation Tour
- Guided Tour of the Opera Quarter
- Guided Tour of the Louvre
- Lyceum Tours Escort
- R/T Airport Transfers
Six Nights for $2069 + Air Fare
Participants will need to make their own arrangements for travel.
If you need assistance call Lyceum Tours at 856-795-9044.
A complete itinerary is available in this downloadable PDF brochure:
A deposit of $1,000 is due by August 1, 2011 to reserve your spot, with the balance due by March 22, 2012.
Checks payable to: Lyceum Tours
Questions: Contact New Jersey State Librarian Norma Blake
Phone: 609-278-2640 x 100 Email: email@example.com
Networking, sweets and an awards presentation are on the agenda for the ASCLA/COSLA reception at the upcoming ALA Annual Conference, and all conference attendees are invited to participate in the celebration.
The event, a conference tradition co-sponsored by ASCLA and COSLA, will feature delicious desserts and a cash bar that attendees can enjoy while celebrating this year’s ASCLA award recipients:
ASCLA Exceptional Service Award: Hennepin County (Minn.) Library Outreach Services
ASCLA/KLAS/NOD Award: Queens Library Mail-A-Book Program with Interactive Programming for the homebound
ASCLA Leadership & Professional Achievement Award: Diane Walden, Correctional Libraries Senior Consultant for the Colorado State Library
ASCLA Cathleen Bourdon Service Award: Elizabeth Ann Ridler, neighborhood library supervisor at the Brooklyn Public Library
Francis Joseph Campbell Medal: Jamal Mazrui, Deputy Director, Accessibility and Innovation Initiative, Federal Communications Commission
The reception will be held 8-10p.m. on Sunday, June 26 in the Riverview Room of the Monteleone, 214 Rue Royal, New Orleans. The awards presentation will begin at 8:30p.m