Betsy Orsburn, prior to her resignation from the office of ALSC president in March, appointed the following award committee chairs: Mary Fellows, Upper Hudson Library System
, Albany, New York, 2019 Caldecott Award Committee chair; Ellen Riordan, Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore, 2019 Newbery Award Committee chair; Kathy Jarombek, Perrot Memorial Library, Old Greenwich, Connecticut, 2019 Sibert Award Committee chair; and Andrew Medlar, Chicago Public Library, 2019 Wilder Award Committee chair.
Cost Items Delivered Denver Public Library (CO) $282,000 7,000,000+ Madison Public Library (WI) $290,000 5,250,000+ Upper Hudson Library System
(NY) $171,000 2,752,000+ Michigan Libraries $676,000 3,750,000+ South Central Library System (WI) $986,000 6,600,000+ Colorado Library Consortium $875,000 5,900,000+
Each year, the Upper Hudson Library System
, our local library consortium, offers small outreach grants to member libraries.