LIASA Calendar

Date   Event
April 2018
12 – 13 Professional Body Advisory Committee Meeting
21 – 25 SCECSAL Conference (Uganda)
23 World Book Day & Copyright Day
May 2018
01 LIASA Annual Branch Seminar Series Commence
09 – 19 INELI
11 Due date for notice of the EXCO Meeting (Rule 3.8)
25 Africa Day
25 – 26 EXCO Meeting
31 LIASA Elections: Voters roll closes (Rule 4.6)
31 May Seminar: Gauteng North – Sefako Makgatho University
31 May Seminar: Gauteng South
June 2018
10 Last day for appointment of an electoral officer (Rule 4.5)
 26 – 27 SLYSIG’s 3rd Bi-Annual Conference (Nelspruit, Mpumalanga)
 29 – 30 IFLA IAP
July 2018
3 – 4 3rd African Public Libraries Summit
Due date for notice of the EXCO Meeting (Rule 3.8)
5 – 6 EXCO Meeting
 10 South African Librarians’ Day
10 LIASA Elections: Nomination forms circulated to the members (Rule 4.7)
August 2018
 01 – 31 Branch AGMs
10 Due date for AGM notice to the LIASA members (Article 9.2)
10 Due date for informing members of possible Constitutional Amendments (Article 18.2)
 19 – 24 IFLA (Malaysia)
22 Due date for notice of the EXCO Meeting (Rule 3.8)
30 LIASA Elections: Voting papers circulated to the members (Rule 4.9)
September 2018 
03 – 09 National Book Week (SABDC)
05 – 06 EXCO Meeting
07 – 09 SA Book Fair
08 International Literacy Day
22 Due date for notice of EXCO Meeting (Rule 3.8)
23 Due date for notice for both Representative Meetings (Rule 3.8)
 29 Due date  for EXCO and RC Meeting reports
 October 2018 
 01 – 31 International School Library Month
06 EXCO Meeting
07 Representative Council Meeting
 08 Pre-Conference Workshops
 09 – 12 LIASA 19th Annual Conference (Cape Town)
09 LIASA Election Ballot closes at 14:00 (Rule 4.11)
10 Interest Group AGMs
11 National AGM
12 Newly elected office bearers take office during the closing session of the Annual Conference (Rule 5.5)
12 Representative Council Meeting for Incoming Leadership
22 – 26 Open Access Week
25 – 03 Nov Global Media and Information Literacy Week
November 2018
25 Oct – 03 Global Media and Information Literacy Week
December 2018
10 Dewey Decimal Day
21 LIASA National Office close
January 2018
15 – 03 Feb Wikipedia’s #1Lib1Ref Campaign
24 Due date for RC and EXCO reports for Meetings
31 EXCO Meeting
February 2018
01 EXCO Meeting
01 World Read Aloud Day
02 – 03 Representative Council
06 HELIG Reading Club Webinar
09 NCLIS Meeting
20 MAIG Webinar
21 International Mother Tongue Day
23 Limpopo Branch General Meeting – Polokwane City Library
March 2018
09 Free State HELIG Seminar: Inspiring Librarian Authorship
13 LIS Policy Meeting
13 Awards Committee Meeting
16 Conference sponsors and exhibitors lunch
17 – 18 EXCO Meeting
19 – 25  South African Library Week
19 SALW 2018 National Launch
19 Northern Cape SALW Celebrations at Sol Plaatje University Library Main Auditorium
19 – 20 NLSA 200 Years Celebrations
20 LIS Policy Handover
20 Gauteng South: SALW Celebrations at Mogale City Centenary Hall, Krugersdorp
23 Gauteng North: SALW Celebrations at Hofmeyer High School, Atteridgeville