Archives for March 2019

B.E.S.T. Award – Nominations Ending Soon!

Hi Everyone, Applications are still being accepted for the 2019 B.E.S.T. Award, which recognizes outstanding teens in our libraries. Please consider taking some time to nominate a teen from your library who has made an impact. You can send in a paper form, or submit your application online here: Please submit your application by Monday, April 1, […]

Nassau PAC Event – May 16th

Dear NCLA Colleagues, All NCLA members are cordially invited to attend and enjoy the May 16th event “Shelf Indulgence: Libraries in Pop Culture” in support of the New Yorkers for Better Libraries PAC. Thanks. Frank McKenna

NCLA Retiree Committee Presents MAMMA MIA Dinner/theatre

Time is passing and there are a few openings to see Mamma Mia dinner/theatre on Wednesday, June 26. Reservations are now on sale. Best Bobbi Benigno, retiree chair 516-796-9824

East Meets West Roundtable

Back by popular demand! The Support Staff Divisions of NCLA and SCLA invite you to our East Meets West Roundtable Discussion. Monday, April 29 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM at Farmingdale Library CEU’s will be given for this program All staff are welcome. Hope to see you there!

NCLA Retiree Committee presents Samplified Caption Phone

Learn about the Samplified Caption Phone from ClearCaptions, free for anyone with hearing loss. The devices are FCC certified and require a phone line and Internet connection to use. Tuesday, May 14 at Nassau Library System 9:00 am: sign-in and refreshments 9:30 am: Meeting 10:00 am: Speaker Jessica Colligan from Clear Captions RSVP by May […]

Long Island Library Conference – Children’s Services Division

Please join us on Thursday, May 9th at the Long Island Library Conference! The Children’s Service Division program will meet during Session 3! Author Elizabeth Eulberg will be there to to present her program titled Books Shine a Light: From Child with a learning disability to a reader and a writer.

NCLA CSD Trip to See the Cordoroy Exhibit!

Please consider joining the Children’s Service Division on a trip to the Museum of the City of New York on May 17 at 12:00 pm! We will have a guided tour of the exhibit A City for Corduroy: Don Freeman’s New York. Our tour will be followed by an optional lunch at a location to be […]