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April Arington Legler

April Arington Legler, American librarian, educator. Recipient Silver Beaver award Boy Scouts American, 1987, Congaree award Girl Scouts United States, 1991.

Background

  • Legler, April Arington was born on April 20, 1946 in Gary, Indiana, United States. Daughter of James Berry Arington and Charlotte Bushong Arington Canine.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature, Indiana University, 1968. Master of Library Science, Indiana University, 1971.

    Career

    • Various capacities in public and academy libraries, 1961-1970. Head library Mathematics Physics and Astronomy Library. Indiana University Libraries, Bloomington, 1970-1971.

      Instructor Big Bend Community College, Berlin, 1986-1988, Midlands Technology College, Columbia, South Carolina, 1988-1991, University Maryland, Heidelberg, Germany, 1992, Schiller International University, Heidelberg, Germany, 1991-1992, head library, 1992-1995. Career counselor Indiana University Kelley School Business, 1997-1999, course manager, 1999-2000, career education associate, 2000—2003, lecturer career education, since 2003.

    Works

    • Author monograph.

    Membership

    Life member Girl Scouts United States, since 1979, instructor adult leader development, 1983-1985, board directors Congaree council, Columbia, 1989-1991, board directors North Atlantic, Europe, 1992-1995. Adult member Boy Scouts American, 1973-1999, instructor adult leader development, 1973-1992. Instructor outdoor living skills American Camping Association, 1985-1987.

    Volunteer American Red Cross. Member German-American Women's Club (vice president 1992-1993), American Foundation for Visual Awareness (Indiana state trustee 1996-1998, Indiana state secretary 1998-2000), Indiana University Alumni Association (life), Indiana University Women's Club (2nd vice president 1999-1900, program chair 2000-2001), Beta Phi Mu, Psi Iota Xi (treasurer since 1999).

    Personality

    Interests

    Needlecrafts, gourmet cooking.

    Connections

    • Married Theodore Rex Legler II, August 26, 1967. Children: Melinda, Sara, Tad.
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    Born April 20, 1946
    (age 71)
    • 1968
      Indiana University
    • 1971
      Indiana University
    • 1961 - 1970
      Various capacities in public and academy libraries
    • 1970 - 1971
      head, library Mathematical
      Bloomington, Illinois, United States
    • 1986 - 1988
      instructor, Big Bend Community College
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1988 - 1991
      instructor, Big Bend Community College
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1992
      instructor, Big Bend Community College
      Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
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