2009 Awards


Marriott Winston-Salem, December 3, 2009

Program Awards  
Personal Awards

Outstanding Adult Program

Large Library
Greensboro Public Library - "Winter Series"

Small Library
Polk County Public Library - "JobLinklEntrepreneurial & Small Business"

Outstanding Teen Program

Large Library
Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center - "Librari-Con 2008"
Medium Library
Neuse Regional Library - "Teen Scene Halloween Scream"
Scary Lauren***Scary Lori

Outstanding Childen's & Family Program

Large Library
Union County Public Library - "Summer Drama Club for Tweens"

Medium Library
Onslow County Public Library - "American Girl"

Small Library
Mauney Memorial Public Library - "Solve the Riddle"

Outstanding Service Innovation Project

Large Library
Braswell Memorial Library

"Kids College Homework Center & Foote P.R.I.N.T Homework Center"
Medium Library

Randolph County Public Library - "Rand-Quest: Research Starts Here"

Outstanding Staff Development Project

Medium Library
Onslow County Public Library - "Geek Squad MP3 Session at 2009 Library Staff Day"

Outstanding Library Promotional Project

Large Library
Davidson County Public Library -
"Dynamic Duo-DavidsonWorks @ Your Library"
Medium Library
Randolph County Public Library "Be Creative @Your Library"
Small Library
H. Leslie Perry Memorial Library - "Discover the Value of a Library Card"

Outstanding Library Remodeled Facility

Under 10,000 Square Feet+
Randolph County Public Library - Liberty Public Library, 2009
26,000+ Square Feet
Appalachian Regional Library System - Ashe County Public Library, 2009
26,000+ Square Feet
Neuse Regional Library System - Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library. 2009

Library Friend of the Year

Rita Lewis - New Hanover County Public Library

Elinor Swain Distinguished Service Award

Theresa K. Kostrzewza

Library Champions

Linda A. Carlisle - Secretary of Cultural Resources

Rep. Susan C. Fisher - Buncombe County

Rep. Alice Graham Underhill - Craven and Pamlico Counties

Lifetime Achievement Awards

Phillip K. Barton - retired Rowan County Public Library Director

Robert Fisher - retired Robeson County Public Library Director

Tom L. Moore - retired Wake County Public Library Director

Jim McKee - retired Caldwell County Public Library Director

David M. Paynter - retired New Hanover Public Library Director

Library Director of the Year

State Librarian Mary Boone

Created on ... December 09, 2009