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In-Service Training

November 4, 2022 - Pendleton Public Library

Agenda/Handouts (pdf)

Main presentation slides (pdf)

Meet our State Librarian of Oregon presentation slides (pdf), Wendy Cornelisen of State Library of Oregon

UCSLD Report - Celebrating 35 plus years (pdf)

The Value of Strategic Communication - matrix slides (pdf), Kyle Cox of Mid-Columbia Libraries

Evaluation responses (pdf)


April 1, 2022 - online via Zoom

Agenda/Handouts (pdf)

Main presentation slides (pdf)


November 5, 2021 - online via Zoom

Agenda/Handouts (pdf)

Main presentation slides (pdf)

Keynote #1 presentation slides (pdf) - Making a Difference in the Community's Health, Dr. Noah Lenstra of UNC Greensboro and author of Healthy Living at the Library

Healthy Programs Presentations:
       Getting Good Health Information, Kristin Williams of Athena Public Library
       Magic of Tidying Your Library (pdf), Kathleen Schmidtgall of Weston Public Libr​​ary
      ​​ Run With a Fire Fighter, Walking Book Club & More, Heather Culley and James
            Simpson of Pendleton Public Library [Pendleton "right to rest" areas map #1 & #2]

Keynote #2 presentation slides (pdf) - Best Practices with Vulnerable Communities, Jill Boyd of GOBHI

Professional Development Presentations


April 2, 2021 - online via Zoom

Agenda/Handouts (pdf)

Main presentation slides (pdf)

Keynote #1 presentation slides (pdf) - Challenging Roads lead to Beautiful Destinations with Stephanie Chase, Libraries of Eastern Oregon (LEO) Executive Director -

Keynote #2 presentation selected slides (pdf) - Helping Your Patrons Deal with (Mis)Information with Donna L. Cohen, MLIS, MEd,

Setting Up a Basic YouTube channel (breakout session) -

Evaluation responses (pdf)

Evaluation summary (pdf)


November 6, 2020 - online via Zoom

Agenda/Handouts (pdf)

Main presentation slides (pdf)

Keynote presentation slides (pdf) - Customer Service with Susan Bower, Eastern Oregon Business Source

Evaluation responses (pdf)


April 3, 2020 - online via Zoom

Handouts (pdf)

COVID-19: Considerations for Trauma-Informed Response for Work Settings (Organizations/Schools/Clinics) (pdf)


    November 1, 2019 - Pendleton Public Library

    Agenda (pdf)

    Keynote: Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (pdf) - Nick Nash, UCSLD Board Member & Community Development Consultant, Eastern Oregon Business Source, & BMCC philosophy instructor

    2020 Census - What role does the library play? (pdf) - Sarah Bushore, Partnership Specialist, US Census Bureau (Oregon coordinator of US Census)

    Public Library Standards & Continuing Education Resources (pdf) - Darci Hanning, Public Library Consultant and CE Coordinator, State Library of Oregon

    Round Tables:

    attendance & evaluation responses (pdf)


    April 5, 2019 - Pendleton Public Library

    handouts (pdf)

    presentation/agenda (pdf)

    Adult Programming presentation (pdf) - Arwen Unger, Assistant Director, Hood River County Library District

    K Step Boogie (pdf) - (Line Dancing with) April Dyntera, Pendleton Public Library

    Texas Waltz (pdf) - (Line Dancing with) April Dyntera, Pendleton Public Library

    attendance & evaluation responses (pdf)


    November 2, 2018 - Hermiston Public Library

    Health Reference Information presentation (pdf) - Kristin Williams, Athena Public Library


    April 6, 2018 - Pendleton Public Library

    presentation/agenda (pdf)


    November 3, 2017 - Milton-Freewater Public Library

    handout-agenda (pdf)

    Community Programming presentation (pdf) - Beth Hudson, Walla Walla Public Library Director


    April 7, 2017 - Echo Public Library

    agenda (pdf)

    Oregon Libraries: Now and In the Future (pdf) - MaryKay Dahlgreen, State Librarian of Oregon

    Creating Brain Building Moments with Vroom! (pdf) - Amy Hoffert, Blue Mountain Early Learning Hub Coordinator, Intermountain ESD

    KEVA planks - Jennifer Costley, Pendleton Youth Services Director

    ACEs Training - Danny Bane, ACEs Master Trainer, Danny Bane Consulting