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“Value Based Goal Setting: Planning for Today and the Future” Workshop Monday, November 14

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Office of Cultural and Affairs, Department of Parks and Recreation invite individuals and organizations to a free program designed to help in overcome the challenges faced both personally and professionally in the business world.

This free program takes place on Monday, November 14, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the Liberty Hall Wagon Shed Building, 1003 Morris Ave., Union, NJ.

“This free interactive workshop will provide the processes and tools necessary to establish, implement and hold yourself accountable to your and your organization’s short–and long–term goals,” said Freeholder Bette Jane Kowalski, liaison to the Union County Cultural and Heritage Programs Advisory Board. “We’re looking forward to a lively and informative session.”

Consultant Susan Koblin Schear, will lead the workshop. She was recently named as Deputy Director for the Newark Arts Council (Newark, NJ). Ms. Schearfounded ARTISIN, LLC in 1995 to offer comprehensive, process-oriented and holistically-based planning and business development, management and implementation services to the arts and cultural sector. As an established speaker, moderator, facilitator and trainer, she designs and presents innovative, customized, professional development workshops and seminars throughout the country. She is a visiting assistant professor at Pratt Institute’s Graduate Arts and Cultural Management Program.

This event is funded in part by a grant from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.

The workshop is free, but prior registration is required by November 10.  To register, please email: or contact the Union County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs, 633 Pearl Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07202; telephone 908-558-2550;. NJ Relay users dial 711.