NCLA Mentoring Committee presents Verbal Judo!

The Mentoring Committee of NCLA is proud to present “Verbal Judo” with Don Longo. Learn techniques to enable you to use presence and language to calm difficult people and situations while maintaining professionalism. Monday, September 24 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Oceanside Library. Refreshments served at 9:30 am. 2-hour CEU’s will be […]

SAVE THE DATE! RASD Annual Author Breakfast

RASD invites you to our Annual Author Breakfast featuring Beatriz Williams, bestselling author of The Summer Wives. Save the Date! Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm at the Merrick Library

The NCLA Pop Culture Committee presents: Reader’s Theater!

  THE NCLA POP CULTURE COMMITTEE PRESENTS… Reader’s Theater featuring author/illustrator DAVE ROMAN! Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Bellmore Memorial Library Dave Roman is the author/illustrator of the Astronaut Academy series and writer of the graphic novels Teen Boat! and Agnes Quill: An Anthology of Mystery. Roman is a graduate of the School of Visual Arts, a former […]

NCLA Retiree Committee Announces: ‘Gypsy’ at Westbury Manor!

The Retiree Committee of NCLA is proud to announce the November program, a luncheon/theater of ‘Gypsy’ at the beautiful Westbury Manor – 1100 Jericho Tpke, Westbury, NY. The cost for NCLA members will be $46.00 inclusive, which will include a 3 course meal with choice from 5 entrees, followed by 2 1/2 hour production. The cost for […]

NCLA Retiree Committee Luncheon and Bookshare

The Retiree Committee announces the Luncheon and Bookshare on Wednesday, September 26 from 12 noon – 2:30. Back by popular request! Location: Domenico’s of Levittown. Corners of Hempstead Tpke and Gardeners Ave in King Kullen Shopping Center. Separate checks as usual. Fee: NCLA members free; Non-members $10.00. Cash or check made payable to NCLA to be paid at Bookshare. Enjoy an […]

September 11 Retiree Luncheon and Workshop at Hicks CANCELED

The Hicks nursery luncheon and workshop originally to be held on September 11 at 12 noon has been cancelled.  Unfortunately, it fell on two different holidays and we were nowhere close to the minimum. Another Hicks workshop and luncheon is being planned and will be announced in the near future. Our September program will be a Bookshare […]

NCLA Support Staff Division presents: Bus Trip to Palmer Vineyards

Friday, September 28, 2018. We will leave from NLS Parking Lot at 10 a.m. – Approx. Return Time: 6:30 p.m. Cost: (includes transportation, lunch, wine tasting and tour at Palmer Vineyards and gratuity) $70 per person/NCLA member, $85 per person/non-member Raffles, 50/50 We’ll start our day with lunch at Cliff’s Elbow Room Too. After lunch, it’s […]

Updated: NCLA Retiree Committee Luncheon at Cafe Baci

The wine tasting to be held at Total Wines of Westbury has been canceled due to the small response. However, lunch at Cafe Baci will still take place. Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 1:15 pm at Cafe Baci (1636 Old Country Rd, Westbury, NY 11590) (Corners of Old Country Rd. And Merrick Ave, Across from Eisenhower […]

Everything Midwest Tape!

Everything Midwest Tape! DVD  Blu-Ray  CD  Audiobooks  Playaways Hoopla  Dreamscape Opening Day Collections  Standing Order Plans  New Releases Tuesday, August 28, 2018 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon (Coffee, etc. – 9:30 a.m.) Erin Horne from Midwest Tape will speak about the products they offer, special services, marketing aids, […]


Come Learn the ins and outs and dos and don’ts of the latest SOCIAL MEDIA. Monday, August 13, 20 at 6:30pm, Port Washington Library, 1 Library Drive, Port Washington, NY $5.00 Members $15.00 Non-members

Bus Trip to River Lady Luncheon Cruise

Take a relaxing narrated cruise aboard the River Lady, an authentic paddleboat on the calm waters of the Toms River and Barnegat Bay, while enjoying a full luncheon. Entrée choice of chicken francaise, chicken marsala, chicken parmesan, filet of salmon or penne a la vodka must be made at the time of signup. After lunch, […]

Pop Culture Committee/Harry Potter Exhibit Bus Trip

November 4, 2018 @ the NY Historical Society 9:00 am to 6:00 pm There are 2 registration dates: An early one for NCLA members on Monday, June 4th, and a later one for non-members on Monday, June 11th. Registrations arriving before their appropriate date will not be accepted, so don’t mail it or send it through the […]

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 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 […]

NCLA Retiree Committee Wine Tasting on August 22 has been canceled

The wine tasting to be held at Total Wines of Westbury has been canceled due to the small response. However, lunch at Cafe Baci 1636 Old Country Rd in Westbury on August 22 will still take place.  The time has been moved to 1 – 1:15 arrival.  A new flyer will follow.