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"McKenney, Janet" <[log in to unmask]>
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McKenney, Janet
Thu, 6 May 2021 15:34:32 +0000
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There wasn't a lot of people.  I think I had under 10.
Happy to arrange a talk today if you would like.

Janet McKenney
Director, Library Development
Maine State Library
SHS 64
230 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333

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From: Amy Levine <[log in to unmask]> 
Sent: Thursday, May 06, 2021 10:28 AM
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Subject: RE: [MELIBS-L] Survey for all libraries – ARPA Funding Priorities

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I completely forgot about the drop-in sessions. Were they recorded for viewing?

Amy Levine

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From: Maine Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Trisha Cantwell Keene
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Subject: Re: [MELIBS-L] Survey for all libraries – ARPA Funding Priorities

Finally, the email I meant to send Tuesday. 🌞 The Maine State Library would like feedback on ARPA funding priorities for the Maine library community.
I will be filling one out and I believe Jane will as well.
All feedback is necessary, valued and welcomed!

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From: McKenney, Janet <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Wed, Apr 28, 2021 at 4:36 PM
Subject: [MELIBS-L] Survey for all libraries – ARPA Funding Priorities
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Survey for all libraries – ARPA Funding Priorities

The Maine State Library invites all libraries (public, academic, K-12 and
special) to respond and provide information via the ARPA Funding Priorities Survey<;;sdata=7ZDcjDXlpXjrZ0S9pCoBW%2FfO4NKVqEzna%2F6MM8gUtzk%3D&amp;reserved=0> -;;sdata=yZGZ5tGaXBVQaMgdPhek5fTr35hYKzEuV%2FvUZ6bKtYY%3D&amp;reserved=0
We are happy to receive multiple responses from various staff at all libraries.
The survey will be open until Saturday, May 8 and will close that day at 6 pm.
Prior to responding to the survey, we encourage you to review the ARAP PowerPoint<;;sdata=PdFoxOS4Zw8%2BHq3EWyRR%2BPqg9Aa5HspKMeX9ZCmhB8s%3D&amp;reserved=0>,
Report to the Commission and MLAC<;;sdata=iGDMhN%2BodwsqFYvTGsvm97lMTWmHLnQffDyg3FpiM%2F4%3D&amp;reserved=0>
or listen to the April 13 Statewide Zoom<;;sdata=3RBLuSxJRE36g3kwBd0OEByeY2Seqe1ntxiXZrrGHkM%3D&amp;reserved=0> meeting.
Public libraries should review the three formula funding scenarios outlined on the downloadable spreadsheet<;;sdata=BfSxt8LywxhtxAf5Wg%2BH228xTwtKbH6ZjkmVFlZpFBk%3D&amp;reserved=0>
or PDF<;;sdata=Bb3Q51%2BmF0JXZQ4ZRMCLbh1LokLQk07RNrBGO7H31sk%3D&amp;reserved=0
For those who would like to learn more, or ask questions before responding to the survey, MSL will hold two Drop In Q and A Zoom sessions on Monday, May 3 at 11 am and 3 pm to answer specific questions you may have.

ARPA Q and A Drop-In Zoom Sessions

Monday, May 3 @ 11 am;;sdata=bkIblTyrGx2TEe3wi03VtSIq3xJqJ4%2FhMfvmVTDXe0I%3D&amp;reserved=0

Monday, May 3 @ 3 pm;;sdata=oECdVjbe2bLSrDKDIofNit10s0A%2BnT69URNLVc2z6p8%3D&amp;reserved=0

As always, feel free to reach out to your regional liaisons<;;sdata=27Wn1lp8fQzypFcvcf7ojfl6iAcPYi6OT0ZsMvi6yjc%3D&amp;reserved=0> or me for more information.

Stay well,

Janet McKenney
Director, Library Development
Maine State Library
SHS 64
230 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333

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Trisha Cantwell Keene
Associate Director
Thorndike Library
College of the Atlantic
109 Eden St.
Bar Harbor, ME  04609

(207) 460-9633 Cell
(207) 801-5661 Office
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