Archives for April 2017

Performers Showcase, May 24th

You’re invited to attend the NCLA PR/Programming Division’s Performers Showcase 2017! This is an excellent opportunity to experience outstanding performers, new programs, and gifted craftspeople. When: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm A Continental breakfast and light lunch will be served. Registration/breakfast at 9:00 am. Showcase starts promptly at 9:30 am. […]

June 8th, YASD June Luncheon: Author Paul Griffin

Join the YASD for our annual June luncheon. Meet critically acclaimed YA and middle grade author Paul Griffin, who will talk about “helping kids see the importance of storytelling in their own lives.” Date: June 8th, 2017 Time: 1:00-4:00 PM Place: Paddy’s Loft 1286 Hicksville Road, Massapequa, NY 11758 $30 for members and students. Non-member […]

Coding for Kids, April 24th

When: Monday, April 24th, 9:30am Where: Nassau Library System Please join us for a morning of hands-on-fun! A Playful Introduction to Programming: *Ozobots *Osmo *Python *Program Robots *Build Games *Coding Apps Cost: $5 for members of NCLA & $15 for non-members I hope you will be able to join us for this most worthwhile program! […]

Media Division Annual Roundtable, April 25th

Media librarians and staff will have an opportunity to discuss media formats, circulation issues, packaging problems, etc . Topics to discuss: Rokus – Problems with Vudu? Streaming Videos Blu-Rays, DVDs, CDs Loan Rules IType Changes Hoopla Freegal eReaders OverDrive, etc. CEU: 2 Contact Hrs. Raffle Prizes Please see accompanying flyer for more information or to […]

Civil Service Basics 101, April 28th

CIVIL SERVICE BASICS 101 – Friday, April 28, 2017 10:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. (Coffee – 9:30 a.m.) Nassau Library System – Large Meeting Room Questions about Nassau County Civil Service? How does it function and how does it affect employment in most Nassau libraries? How do you apply for civil service examinations & what is […]

Introduction to Google Apps, April 28th

Join us for this hands-on class where you will learn about the Google Calendar, Gmail, Office Suite Web Applications, Docs, and more. We will cover creating an account, calendar functions, applications available and more. Bring your questions! Prerequisites: for intermediate and advanced computer users. Date: Friday, April 28 at 9:30, Location: Merrick Library. Please see […]

Interview Tips for Public Librarians: A Panel Discussion with Public Library Directors, May 18th

Interview Tips for Public Librarians: A Panel Discussion with Public Library Directors Date and Location: Thurs., May 18, 2017 from 9:30am-11:30am at Nassau Library System Join us for an interactive discussion about interview dos and don’ts. 0.2 CEUs/2.0 contact hours will be awarded. Please see the attached flyer for registration information.