Browsing Archive: February, 2016

2016 Uganda Community Libraries Association Annual Conference

Posted by Wendy Hiebert on Tuesday, February 23, 2016,
The Uganda Community Libraries Association (UgCLA) Annual Conference is an event which aims to bring together various community libraries in Uganda so that they can share their experiences and learn from one another. This year, the conference was held at the Uganda Development Services Community Library in Kamuli over a period of three days. The theme was "Projects for Sustainability". Our Program Manager, Catherine Bukosela, attended the conference. She enjoyed the conference and left with a...
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Community Movie Nights

Posted by Wendy Hiebert on Tuesday, February 23, 2016,
We have secured a venue in Kisoga (a nearby trading centre) to show movies to the community on a monthly basis. A big thank you to St. Andrews Church in Kisoga for allowing us to use their building! The purpose of our movie nights is to build community, promote our programs and services and to provide a stage for guest speakers, most often staff from Grace Family Health Centre who will inform the audience about various health issues during movie intermissions. We plan to show movies that have...
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Update on Scholarship Recipient

Posted by Wendy Hiebert on Friday, February 12, 2016,
Paul Ntale received a scholarship from Access Knowledge Africa in 2014. He enrolled at the Seeta Institute of Animal Production and Management to complete a diploma in Animal Health and Production. Paul is close to achieving his goal and will complete his studies this spring. Here is what Paul had to say about his experience:
"Since my childhood, I have wanted to be a veterinary officer in my community. Since beginning my diploma program, I have learned many things such as how to prevent disea...
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