Friday, April 15, 2016
Don't forget to stop by the YASD table at the Long Island Library Conference and check out our speaker!
Here are the details:
Title: The Challenges of Common Core and How Librarians Can Help
Description: Superintendent of Patchogue-Medford Schools, Michael Hynes, will be discussing the challenges of Common Core and what librarians can do to help. He will also be speaking about effective partnerships libraries and schools can form to best assist both the teachers and the students in today’s learning environment.
This program will take place from 9:00am to 10:00am in the Nassau/Suffolk Room.
Posted by YASD at 12:07 PM
Monday, April 11, 2016
Early Bird Registration: Friday, January 1 – Monday, February 29, 2016
$40 for SCLA & NCLA Members, $50 for Non-members
Registration Continues through Monday, May 2, 2016
$50 for SCLA & NCLA Members, $60 for Non-members
On-Site Registration will be $70 per attendee.
Registration and Continental Breakfast 8:00 am – 8:30 am.
Vendor Exhibits Open at 8:00 am.
Questions? Email: LILCRegister@gmail.com
Continuing Education Credits are awarded; registration confirmation is considered proof.
Posted by YASD at 10:51 AM
Monday, April 4, 2016
Announcing the Nassau/Suffolk
B.E.S.T. AWARD 2016
(Bringing Excellence in Service by Teens)
To honor significant contributions by a teenager to library services.
A commemorative plaque will be awarded to one teen in each county.
Each award recipient will also be given a $150 stipend.
· Be a Nassau or Suffolk County resident.
· Be a volunteer, employee or other affiliate of any library-related organization.
· Have a library sponsor.
· Submit a sponsor recommendation that demonstrates significant contribution to
· Must be between 13 and 19 years of age.
Applications may be submitted beginning Monday, March 7, 2016 and must be received
no later than Monday, April 4, 2016. Applications should be sent to:
Nassau County Suffolk County
Sharon Long Mike Buono
Librarian, Head of Teen Services Librarian, Digital Strategist
Syosset Public Library Patchogue-Medford Library
225 South Oyster Bay Road 54-60 East Main St
Syosset, NY 11791 Patchogue, NY 11772
Telephone: 516-921-7161 x 242 Telephone: 631-654-4700
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org E-mail: email@example.com
A committee of the Young Adult Services Divisions of the Nassau and Suffolk County Library Associations will choose the winners. All entries will remain the property of those Divisions.
Each nominee will receive a certificate of appreciation and a letter of commendation from the B.E.S.T. Award committee.
Awards will be presented at the Long Island Library Conference
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Award sponsored by the Young Adult Services Divisions – Nassau and Suffolk County Library Associations
Posted by YASD at 6:34 PM
Monday, March 28, 2016
Want to get more involved? Have practice running meetings? Better your resume? Consider joining the 2017 YASD Executive Board! There will be five open positions including Vice President/President Elect, Treasurer, Secretary, Fran Romer Member at Large, and Webmaster. For more information or to nominate yourself contact Casey Fehn at firstname.lastname@example.org. All nominations are due by April 14. We look forward to hearing from you!