A public kick-off of the celebration of the 125th anniversary of the Wisconsin Library Association took place on February 9th at the State Capitol. The celebration event took place in conjunction with Wisconsin Library Legislative Day. The ceremony at the Capitol included presentations by Plumer Lovelace, WLA Executive Director; Pamela Westby, WLA President; Tony Evers, State Superintendent of Public Insturction; and Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch. Lt. Governor Kleefisch read a proclamation from Governor Scott Walker designating February 11, 2016 as Wisconsin Library Association Day.
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