Water Salvage Workshop
Location: Los Angeles Public Library, Central Library
Date: May 2, 2014, 1-4 pm
Instructor: Julie Page
Synopsis: Half-day workshop on preventing and recovering from a water disaster event.
A presentation by Julie Page will be followed by hands-on salvage of wet books, flat paper, and photographs.
Julie Page is Co-Coordinator of both the California Preservation Program (CPP) and the Western States and Territories Preservation Assistance Service (WESTPAS). She presents disaster preparedness and response workshops through WESTPAS and California’s IMLS-funded Connecting to Collections project. Page has published in the areas of preservation education and disaster preparedness and established the San Diego/Imperial County Libraries Disaster Response Network. She currently serves on the Board of Heritage Preservation and their advisory committee for the Alliance for Response and is a member of the AIC Collections Emergency Response Team.
Refreshments will be provided during a break.
Parking information: http://www.lapl.org/branches/central-library/parking
Public Transportation: The Metro Blue Line (7th St./Metro Center/Julian Dixon Station) and Metro Red Line (7th St./Metro Center/Julian Dixon Station and Pershing Square Station) both have stops near Central Library. Most buses which come downtown stop near the Central Library. Check the MTA web site for rates, routes and schedules.
Workshop cost: $50.00
Registration by mail only, limited to 25 non-LAPL participants on a first come first serve basis.
Registration deadline: April 25, 2014
Complete the following information and send with payment to:
Linda Harris Mehr
Margaret Herrick Library Director
Fairbanks Center for Motion Picture Study
333 S. La Cienega Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
MAKE CHECK PAYABLE TO: LAPNet
Registration questions contact:
Linda Mehr at (310) 247-3000 ext.2200
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