Civil Service 101 Workshop

graphicCivil Service 101 presented by Geoff Kirkpatrick, Director of Bethlehem Public Library in Delmar, NY will be held on Wednesday, January 15th from 10:00am-12:00pm in the MHLS Auditorium. This workshop is appropriate for library directors, managers and human resources staff in municipal public libraries, special district public libraries and school district public libraries.

Civil Service 101 is designed to provide an introduction to administering human resources in a public library in a civil service environment. In this workshop we will:

  • Review the purpose and structure of Civil Service Commissions in New York
  • What should be in place at your library to ensure compliance
  • Best practices to ensure you are hiring great people, disciplining correctly and protecting the library when someone needs to be fired.

For more information about this workshop and to register please visit