The positive vibe that permeated the first two days of the 2017 Association for Rural and Small Libraries Conference, held September 6–9 in St. George, Utah, continued in the conference’s final two days. The conference’s small size made that possible. The keynote speakers did much to accentuate the feeling of togetherness. Blind musician/motivational speaker Clint Lewis and YA sci-fi authors Brandon Mull and Lance Conrad stressed the importance of following your passions and not being afraid to fail.
AL: The Scoop, Sept. 13