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Invitation

Dear Staff,

Please join me and Library Director NAME and at a special event celebrating the invaluable contributions of our library on DATE at TIME. We will unveil the “Declaration for the Right to Libraries” at a signing ceremony as part of a national initiative of the American Library Association, designed to build awareness and sustained support for America’s right to libraries of all types.

We can never take for granted the role that the library has played in the growth of NAME of ORGANIZATION over the past decade. We depend on our information professional to guide us through the often-overwhelming volume of electronic and print resources to the precise data we seek. The work of the library improves the scope and quality of our work, and also delivers a great ROI.

Please join us for this unique celebration, which will include brief guided tours of the library. Even if you’re a regular visitor to the library, I guarantee you’ll learn something new. Refreshments will be served.

Sincerely,

NAME

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

 

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Declare your Support for the Library at a Special Event

Please join us when we unveil the “Declaration for the Right to Libraries” during a signing ceremony on DATE at TIME. Executive Director NAME will lead the presentation which will recognize the contributions of the library to the growth of the organization. Guided tours will be available following the ceremony, and refreshments will be served. The Declaration is the cornerstone of Libraries Change Lives, an initiative of the American Library Association, designed to build the public will and sustained support for America’s right to libraries of all types. Signatures are being collected from signing events around the nation and will be presented in a ceremony in Washington, D.C. in May 2014. For those unable to attend the signing event, the Declaration will be available for signing in the library from [TIME FRAME]. Find out more about the Declaration here.