Posted on October 17, 2012.
Please join the Hawaiian-Pacific Chapter of the Special Libraries Association for our Annual Business Meeting and Dinner scheduled for November 16th, 2012. We hope you will be able to join us for updates on chapter business, future directions for our association, and more.
5:30 pm-6:00 pm – Registration
6:00 pm-6:30 pm – Dinner (The dinner menu includes rice pilaf, a salad bar, and a choice of teriyaki beef, sautéed Mahi-mahi, and vegetable stir-fry with tofu, followed by haupia cake.)
6:30 pm-7:00 pm – Business Meeting and installation of new officers.
7:00 pm-7:45 pm – Presentation by Helen Wong-Smith
7:45 pm-8:00 pm – Q & A
8:00 pm-8:30 pm – Wrap-up
This year’s featured speaker will be Helen Wong-Smith, MLIS, CA [Certified Archivist]
Helen Wong Smith, MLIS, CA [Certified Archivist] has worked with a wide variety of archives throughout the state including Queen’s Medical Center, Bank of Hawai‘i, and UH Hilo. She has presented at four Society of American Archivists conferences and has served on their Committee on Education and the Nominating Committee. She was recently elected to the Nominating Committee of the Academy of Certified Archivists. The Academy is a national independent, nonprofit certifying organization of professional archivists. Twice president of the Association of Hawai’i Archivists Helen was part of a U.S. delegation of archivists to China in 2008.
Currently the Archivist at Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park, Wong Smith is the Lead Archivist for a multi-year backlog cataloging project for all national parks in the Pacific Island Network including those located in American Samoa, Guam, and Saipan. She will be sharing how she is applying 20+ years of experience in archives to this project. She will also discuss the various types of archives and professional organizations such as Society of American Archivists and the Academy of Certified Archivists.
||Japanese Cultural Center, Manoa Grand Ballroom
2454 South Beretania Street
|Date & Time:
||Friday, November 16th, 20115:30 PM – 9:00 PM
||$40.00 for Non-members, guests, and non-LIS students$35.00 for SLA members$25.00 for LIS Students
||The RSVP deadline has passed. If you are interested in attending the meeting, please contact Peter Kanehiro
||Send your check (payable to HPC-SLA) to:Peter Kanehiro1128 Ala Napunani St. #705Honolulu, HI 96818Please contact Peter by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions related to payment.Payment must be postmarked by November 7th, 2012
Parking is available at the Japanese Cultural Center for $5.00. Street parking is also available.
The Japanese Cultural Center is located at 2454 South Beretania Street. The Manoa Grand Ballroom is on the 5th floor of the building.