June 14th, YASD June Luncheon: “Teen Programs That Work!”

YASD June Luncheon: “Teen Programs That Work!” Date: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM Place: Uniondale Public Library 400 Uniondale Avenue, Uniondale, NY 11553 Please join us for our annual YASD June Luncheon! Join our dynamic colleagues Nancy Evans, Kelly Gordon, Jill Holleufer, Syntychia Kendrick-Samuel, and Lisa Zuena, as they share some exciting yet empowering […]

Winners and Finalists announced for the NCLA Intellectual Freedom Committee’s “Freedom to Read” Essay/Art Contest

Please see the list at the NCLA Intellectual Freedom Committee’s page here for the winners and finalists of 2018’s contest theme, “What Important Life Lesson did You Learn from a Favorite Book, Story, or Movie? …or Create an Original Work of Art Related to Your Choice Above…” Age Group Winners will receive Gift Cards. Finalists will […]

NCLA PR/Programming Division presents: Avoid Programming Burnout

Being a programming librarian is a tough job! When you try to balance planning, marketing, and executing your programs with your other job responsibilities, it can be easy to lose your enthusiasm. We all want to create dynamic, innovative, and useful programming for our patrons, but programming burnout is real. In this webinar presentation, Katie […]

NCLA Outreach Committee presents: Help for the Homeless: a workshop

Presented by Maria Fernanda Pardo, Co-Chair NCLA Outreach Committee We have learned a lot about resources for Homeless and gone back to our libraries with lots of information; now is the time to make that information useful and available. The purpose of this workshop is to create a template full with pertinent information to help […]

NCLA Retiree Committee presents: Senior Drivers: Are You Safe in Your Car?

Driving is a function of ability, not age. However, driving ability is affected by natural changes to our bodies over time. AAA is dedicated to keeping seniors driving as long as safely possible and to keep those no longer driving, safe as pedestrians. Eileen Beetar (from AAA Northeast) will be visiting NLS to speak about […]

NCLA Retiree Committee presents: LUNCHEON AND WORKSHOP: Gardening Without Plants

You are invited to join us for a light luncheon followed by a Hicks workshop/seminar, Gardening Without Plants. This will be held in the Learning Center of Hicks Nursery. A brief tour of a Hicks Nursery will conclude our visit. CEU credits will be offered! Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 12:00 noon Hicks Nursery 100 Jericho […]

NCLA Retiree Committee Announces: High Tea at the Hidden Oak Cafe

Our annual Victorian tea will be held in July. All allergies must be specified in advance. Coffee or soft drink may take the place of tea. All monies must be paid in advance and no refunds. Please see the flyer for more information.

NCLA Continuing Education Committee presents: Business Information 2018

Thursday, May 17th, 2018, 9:30 am — 12 pm Nassau Library System, Andrew Geddes Room Ever get a question in the library about starting a business?  How about someone who is interested in becoming a first time homeowner and navigating the Long Island real estate market?  Or someone who wants to know more about making an informed […]

NCLA and Health Services Committee Presents: OPIOID USE AWARENESS

NCLA/Health services committee presents: Opioid Use Awareness and Health Information Resources Presenter: Elaina Vitale from NNLM/MARL When? Wednesday May 30, 2018 from 10am – Noon Where? Nassau Library System, Uniondale, NY 11553  

NCLA Retiree Committee Presents: The Savvy Sightseer: Apps and Sites

Beyond individual airline, town and hotel websites, there’s a wealth of fun and useful tools for travelers online. User-friendly and free, apps and websites make planning a trip and getting the most out of your vacation easy and enjoyable.  The advice, tips and anecdotes our experienced speaker shares will have  you looking forward with enthusiasm […]

B.E.S.T. Award 2018 (Nassau/Suffolk YASD)

Please click here to view the award application, or click here to access our online application form. Purpose: To honor significant contributions by a teenager to library services. Award: A commemorative plaque will be awarded to one teen in each county.   Each award recipient will also be given a $150 stipend. Requirements: Be a […]

2018 LDA Award


Children’s Services Division Membership

BECOME A MEMBER!  Time to become a member of Nassau County Library Association and join the Children’s Services Division If you become a member of the Children’s Services Division by May 3, 2018 you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $50 AMAZON GIFT CARD! For more information, please contact Sarah Aiosa, CSD President, at saiosa@rooseveltlibrary.org or Maryanne Linehan, CSD Membership […]

Raise Money for NCLA

TD Bank’s Affinity Program (see accompanying brochure) makes contributions to non-profit organizations, such as NCLA, based on our members’ accounts at TD Bank. They will make a contribution for every existing account and every new account. All you have to do is tell the bank teller that you are part of NCLA and give them […]