Jan 2015

Ellie Slade, Manager of the Ramona Public Library

Our speaker, Ellie Slade has been the Manager of the Ramona Community Library since December, 2007.  She is a local Ramona resident and enjoys creative writing, photography, travel, cultural arts, gardening and cooking.    She creatively crosses over in all library departments including children’s, teens and adults services.  In the past Ellie taught K-12 students and at various colleges. Ellie has a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science and another Masters in Education and Interdisciplinary Arts.  Ellie has lived in multiple states and also in Mexico.  Ellie is on the Board of the Ramona Sentinel and participates in many local activities. Ellie will be updating the Valley Club on the new Richard and Joan Wayman Technology Center due to open in the library this coming spring.  She will also introduce the group to various new library services, research tools and programs.