Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Branch Out Call for Presenters

this is a great opportunity to present in a very friendly environment for paraprofessionals. I highly recommend submitting a session!


The Planning Committee for Branch Out 2011,, is seeking session presenters with program proposals for the August conference.

Branch Out is a conference designed by and for library paraprofessionals, support staff, and media specialists. Its purpose is to bring library staff from all around Minnesota and the surrounding region together for career development and networking opportunities. It has been held every two years.

Branch Out 2011 will be held on August 2 and 3, 2011, Tuesday to Wednesday, at beautiful St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN.

Do you have a session to offer the Branch Out audience?

Complete the attached 2011 Presenter Form and submit to JoEllen LaPrade,

Session proposals are invited and will be accepted through Monday, April 11.

Selected session proposals will be announced by the Planning Committee some time after the April 11 deadline.

For questions, contact JoEllen LaPrade, Branch Out 2011 Chair,, 507-786-3621.

If you plan to attend, watch the Branch Out website,, for conference updates!