Welcome to the CAL Committees' page!

We encourage our CAL members to get involved with a committee. Click on the name of a committee to learn more. Participation in CAL's committes is a benefit of CAL membership; however, non-members may audit a committee meeting before joining CAL. 

If your committee is interested in hosting an event or webinar, click the links below to submit your request.

CAL Event Request Form  CAL Webinar Request Form Meeting Calendar Link

Colorado Library Education Foundation


CLEF Executive Committee

CLEF provides CAL Members with scholarships to various CAL workshops and education events and the annual CAL conference.

CLEF Auction

This committee plans the annual fundraiser held at CALCON.

Scholarship Committee

The executive board of CAL reviews the scholarship applications sent in for various CAL workshops and conferences.

CALCON Committees

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Planning Committee

The conference planning committee is focused on organizing the annual conference for CAL members as a function of the CAL Board.

The Awards Committee solicits nominations from libraries across the state to honor and recognize exemplary work in Colorado libraries.

Site Selection

When needed, the site selection committee will scout for and negotiate the selection of a site for the annual conference.

Policy Committees


General Policy

Coordinate the efforts of the Legislative & Intellectual Freedom Committees in advocating for libraries and library services.

Intellectual Freedom

Support First Amendment rights and provide education on intellectual freedom.

Legislative Committee

Recommend and follow the mandate of the CAL membership’s legislative agenda.

Additional Committees



CALLI develops leaders for the library community by organizing the leadership institute - focusing on leadership styles, advocacy, & relationships.

Communications Committee

Keeping library workers connected throughout the state via social media and the quarterly newsletter.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee Page

Ensure membership has educational and professional learning opportunities in the areas of equity, diversity, and inclusion.

Events Committee

We support CAL members in planning & facilitating events, workshops, & networking opportunities both in-person & virtually.

Membership Committee

 Our committee goal is to recruit and retain individual, institutional and corporate members to CAL by emphasizing its benefits.

New Professionals Committee

Plan and implement events and activities, and advocate for the needs of new professionals.