As a PSALA member you have the opportunity to attend this event at NO COST. Those who wish to attend must register individually using the unique registration link and promo code below.

Register Today – Promo code: 22ECL3w5a

(Note: Both the link and the code are intended to be used only by members of your chapter, so please do not forward this email to others.) 

DEADLINE: 3 p.m. Pacific on Thursday, March 24th!


ALA’s Essentials of Chapter Leadership is a three-day virtual training event intended to provide incoming chapter leaders with basic instruction on chapter management, as well as information on the importance of adhering to essential financial and legal responsibilities.


Essentials of Chapter Leadership will take place Wednesday, March 30, through Friday, April 1, with daily sessions at 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. Central

An overview of the schedule and event information is available here. Additional session details will be added once available, so please check back regularly for more information.

All individuals must register themselves using the link and promo code below no later than 3 p.m. Pacific on Thursday, March 24th to gain access.

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

8:00–9:30 a.m. Pacific – Welcome and Resource Toolbox Overview

12–1 p.m. Pacific – Fiduciary Duties of Chapter Officers

1:15-1:45 p.m. Pacific – Continue the Conversation

Tuesday, March 31, 2022

8–9 a.m. Pacific – Financial Controls

12–1 p.m. Pacific – Chapter Programming

1:15-1:45 p.m. Pacific – Continue the Conversation

Friday, April 1, 2022

8–9 a.m. Pacific – How to Conduct a Board Meeting

12–1 p.m. Pacific – Leadership Issues and Time Management

1:15-1:45 p.m. Pacific – Continue the Conversation