Sender: Stephanie Stokes <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: 'Library Public Relations Council' 'PR AWARDS' Call For
"Share the Wealth" Packet & "L. PeRCy" Award
Entries Being Accepted - Deadline Extended to March 3, 2001
The 'Library Public Relations Council' (LPRC) is accepting
entries for its "Share the Wealth" and "L. PeRCy" competitions
until March 3, 2001. Winners will be announced at the ALA
Conference in San Francisco in June 2001.
The "Share the Wealth" is a juried competition in which LPRC
looks for innovative and effective public relations/publicity
pieces. The judges select: 40 to 50 entries which are then
assembled in packets and mailed to the entire LPRC membership.
The "L. Percy" Awards honor outstanding publicity materials
produced by libraries serving populations of different sizes.
To encourage participation by libraries of all types and size,
entry categories vary from year to year. This year's categories
include Annual Reports, Library Service Brochures, Program
Announcements, Materials/Book Lists, and WEB PAGES.
Both competitions offer library communicators an opportunity
to "crow" about their accomplishments and for the winners,
to receive some well deserved recognition.
Enter now. You will find information for the
"Share the Wealth" Packet entry form.
and the "L. PeRCy" Awards entry form.
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Stephanie Stokes, L. PeRCy Awards Chair
Library Public Relations Council
Share the Wealth packet of outstanding PR items
from libraries across the country will be mailed to
paid-up members in June. Make sure you get your
very own package delivered to your mailbox and are
listed in the membership directory. Return this form
with check payable to 'Library Public Relations
Council' (Tax ID #56179380)
A "print out form" may be found at
Include: Your Name, Title, Library, Address, State,
Zip, and Phone.
c/o Tracey Simon
Lynbrook Public Library
Lynbrook, NY 11563