Archives for March 2018

2018 Intellectual Freedom Committee Essay & Art Contest

Write a 1 page Essay answering the question: 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… Mail entries and direct questions to: Jeffrey Feinsilver New York Institute of Technology/Wisser Library 500 Northern Blvd, Old Westbury, N.Y. 11568 […]

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 […]

RASD Book Discussion Program with Carol Ann Tack

RASD Book Discussion Program with Carol Ann Tack – April 17, 2018.  $5 NCLA members, $15 non-members.  Please respond by Fri 4/13/18. Make checks payable to NCLA and send to Jeanne Lettieri, No Bellmore Public Library, 1551 Newbridge Rd. No. Bellmore, NY 11710.

Nassau County Library Association Media Services Division Presents… The Criterion Collection in the Library: Acclaimed Movies, Film Programs, and More

Claire Stiefel and Sarah Finklea both from Criterion will be discussing what goes into the collection, how titles are selected, Blu-ray vs. DVD, and public performance rights. Wednesday, March 14, 2018 – 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon (Coffee, etc. – 9:30 a.m.).

The Emerging Librarians Committee Presents Civil Service 101

Join the NCLA Emerging Librarians Committee for our “Civil Service 101” workshop. The program will be held on Friday, March 16th from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at Freeport Memorial Library. Registration is required, spaces are limited. 

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 […]

Notary Public Preparation Class

The NCLA Support Staff and NLS have teamed up to bring to you a Notary Public Preparation Class April 2 and 9 from 2 – 5 PM at NLS. Must attend both classes – space is very limited – RSVP promptly!