Statewide Zoom Meeting today @ 3:15 pm
Join today's meeting, September 28, 2021 at 3:15 pm
ARPA Formula grants - Update, deadlines and reporting
Beanstack renewal for 40 libraries; MSL centralized site for smaller libraries, coming soon.
Zoom licenses renewed and a few added for the July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022 year with ARPA funds for 150 libraries
COVID Update - Delta variant, hospitalizations, breakthrough cases
MANP - subscriptions for 98 nonprofit libraries
Four Bendable Meetings - week of October 18-22 currently schedule face to face in larger venues but will switch to virtual if COVID indicators worsen.
We are finalizing times and locations but expect the schedule to be:
* Monday, Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus, 10 am - 12 noon
* Monday, August Civic Center, 3 pm - 5 pm
* Wednesday, Hilton Garden, Bangor, 10 am - 12 noon
* Thursday, USM - LA Campus, Lewiston, 10 am - 12 noon
Capital Projects Fund - https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/coronavirus/assistance-for-state-local-and-tribal-governments/capital-projects-fund
New MSL Library Development Section Supervisor - TBA tomorrow.
Director, Library Development
Maine State Library
230 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333
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