Seven Free Workshops Across the State

The Local Records Unit of the Government Records Center is pleased to announce another round of regional Managing Public Records Workshops during the months of March and April.  All workshops will be held from 1 to 4 p.m., and cover Public Records Laws, Records Management, Using the Retention and Disposition Schedule, Managing Electronic Records, and E-Mail as a Public Record. These workshops are an excellent introduction to or refresher in managing your public records, and are being offered across the state.

All workshops are free of charge, and are open to all local government employees and elected officials.  These are all of the large, regional workshops that we have scheduled so far.  Our currently scheduled workshop locations and dates are:

Lenoir, March 6
City Council Chambers
905 West Avenue
Lenoir, NC 28645

Brevard, March 13
Transylvania County Library
212 South Gaston Street
Brevard, NC 28712

Wilson, March 14
Charles W. Pittman III OperationsCenter
1800 Herring Ave.
Wilson, NC 27893 

Marshall, March 18
Madison County Library
1335 N. Main Street [formerly Mashburn Hill Road]
Marshall, NC 28752

Salisbury, March 21
City Council Chambers
217 South Main St.
Salisbury, NC  28144

Sanford, March 26
Ernest and Ruby McSwain Extension Education and Agricultural Center
2420 Tramway Rd.
Sanford, NC 27332-9174

New Bern, April 2
Craven CountySheriff’s Office
1100 Clarks Rd.
New Bern, NC 28562

If you would like to attend one of these workshops, please contact Emily Hanna ( or Jason Woolf ( for a registration form.  Please note that Emily is managing the workshops in Wilson, Salisbury, Sanford, and New Bern, while Jason is managing those in Lenoir, Brevard, and Marshall.  We will confirm your registration by email, and send out a reminder one week before the workshop for the location you have indicated. 

Again, these workshops are free of charge.  We hope to see you there!