Intermediate Microsoft Word Workshop

NCLA Support Staff Division invites you to an Intermediate Microsoft Word Workshop, presented by Sharper Training Solutions, Inc. Learn more about the world’s most popular word processing program, including tabs, formatting, headers and footers, columns and tables and much more. Prerequisite: Introduction to Microsoft Word or equivalent. There is a 24-person limit for this hands-on class…register early! Tuesday, […]

Author Visit with Reed Farrel Coleman courtesy of Gold Coast Public Library

Gold Coast Library in Glen Head would like to invite you and your patrons to attend our inaugural Sunday afternoon author visit! We will be kicking off our spring season with a visit and book signing event featuring Reed Farrel Coleman. Coleman writes the Jesse Stone Detective series for the Robert B. Parker Estate.  His latest […]

NCLA Membership Survey

At our January 2019 NCLA Executive Board Meeting, Valerie Acklin (NCLA President) and myself stated that “Membership” will be a primary focus for the coming year. As such, we need your help! We are looking to NCLA members and non-members to provide feedback about our organization. What do you like best about NCLA? What has […]

Author Visit Adriana Trigiani at the Mineola Memorial Library

Best-selling author Adriana Trigiani will be appearing at the Mineola Library to discuss and sign her newest novel Tony’s Wife. Books will be available for purchase. This is a ticketed event – any tickets remaining will be available to non-residents starting February 4. Thursday, February 14 at 5:30 pm Mineola Memorial Library Please see the […]

Mary Calvi Author Visit at the Garden City Public Library

Garden City Public Library is pleased and honored to welcome Mary Calvi, American television journalist and First Lady of the City of Yonkers, NY. She is the co-anchor of CBS2 This Morning and CBS2 at Noon at WCBS-TV in New York City, and the recipient of 9 Emmy Awards. Her debut novel, DEAR GEORGE, DEAR MARY […]

Writer at Large: Stories from the Front Lines of Freelancing

Presenter John Hanc is the author/co-author of 17 books, contributing writer to Newsday, The New York Times,, Runner’s World and more. He is currently working on two medical memoirs. Please join us as he discusses where he gets his inspiration from, how he develops his ideas and talks about some of the books and […]

NCLA Media Services Division presents: The Tour at NBC Studios

Enjoy behind-the-scenes access to the studios where your favorite shows are made, like Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Seth Meyers and more. An NBC Page will serve as your host and 30 Rock expert and guide you through the historic halls of the building. You’ll learn about the entire […]

NYS Librarian I Examination Prep Session

The NCLA Civil Service Committee will be holding a NYS Librarian I Examination Prep Session, presented by Mamie Eng, Director of Henry Waldinger Memorial Library. Get the latest updates from Nassau County Civil Service Commission, review the unofficial NYS Librarian I Examination, and get tips on organizing your data! Thursday, March 7, 2019 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 […]

Bus Trip to ‘Take Me Away’ at the Hunterton Hills Playhouse

Seats are available for the bus trip to Hunterton Hills Playhouse to see Take Me Away, an immersive dinner theatre experience courtesy of Island Trees Public Library and Plainedge Public Library. Join Sherlock Holmes and his trusted mate Dr. Watson on a hilarious musical quest to solve one of his most baffling adventures –  the […]

12/12/18 – NCLA Civil Service Update

(Please refer to the previous Town Hall meeting report from October 2, 2018 here.) The NCLA Executive Board wishes to provide the NCLA membership with notes from the MLD/NCLA meeting with Civil Service that took place on November 5, 2018. In addition, we are providing a copy of a letter that was crafted by Civil […]

Library Advocacy Day 2019

The Governor’s proposed budget calls for a $5M CUT TO STATE LIBRARY AID compared to last year’s enacted budget and a $14M CUT TO CONSTRUCTION AID. We’ve got another fight for funding on our hands… NYLA’s statewide Library Advocacy Day is Wednesday, February 27. Please consider making the trip to Albany to speak with our […]

Bus Trip to Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Join us to see Beautiful, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning Carole King musical, courtesy of the Glen Cove Library. Based on the inspiring true story of one woman’s remarkable journey from teenage songwriter to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm The cost of $101 includes center […]

Early Bird Registration for the Long Island Library Conference is LIVE!

Don’t miss your chance to see Dave Isay of StoryCorps at the 44th Long Island Library Conference.  And why not save a few bucks while you’re at it? See the flyer for more information!

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 […]