Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Just Around the Corner

September has gone by in a flash so before you know it, December will be here!  You will not want to miss our Annual Luncheon, featuring author Joan Bauer so register TODAY! 

Monday, September 19, 2011

15th Anniversary Battle Celebration

Please join us in the 15th anniversary celebration of Battle of the Books! 

1st Annual Teen Librarian Awards

The 1st Annual Teen Librarian Awards are coming soon!  Be sure to nominate a colleague or yourself!
We want to take this opportunity to celebrate our accomplishments from the past year as well as some of our flops! 

Awards will be presented at our Annual Luncheon.  Don't forget to register!

Homework Help

Are you ready for Homework Help day?  Follow the link for Eileen Keller's presentation about Homework Help.  Thank you Eileen-this will surely help us to prepare!

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

September Meeting

YASD September 2011 Meeting[1][1]

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Keep the Battle Going!

Congratulations to all of the teams, coaches, volunteers and Barbara Moon on a wonderful and successful 15th Battle of the Books!

YASD is pleased to Announce the 15th Anniversary Celebration of Battle!  We hope all of you can make it...get the word out to your Battle teams of present and past!

15th Battle Celebration

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Are you ready for BATTLE!!!  See all of you and your teams Saturday! 
 Be sure to share pictures on the Young Adult Services Division's Facebook Page!

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Registration Now Open!

Joan Bauer RSVP

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Summer Survival

Don't miss our Summer Survival meeting, June 16 at Commack Public Library.  Battle, program and registration ideas, hot book titles, great library friends...what's not to love?  Hope to see you there!

Meeting Flyer

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

A Celebration of Celebrations

Session 3 of the LILC last week was an amazing end to the day!  YASD President Joanne Albano and Jenn Fowler presented a program packed with exciting programs for each month of the year,quirky holidays, laughs and lots of audience participation!  They even provided us with all of their program plans to re-post here, how awesome is that?
Join in the celebration and re-create these programs with the teens@ your library!

YASD @ LILC-May 5, 2011

Thanks to all you stopped by to say HI!  We had a great time chatting with all of you :)

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Authors Unlimited

Did you see the GREAT article courtesy of Patchouge Patch? 

Be sure to head over to Facebook and search "All Invited" to see some pictures from this truly

Film Festival

Interested in working with young people, film and video?
Join us for an informational meeting to organize a countywide student film festival this summer.

WHEN: Monday, May 9 at 10 am. Coffee and bagels at 9:30.
WHERE: SCLS, Bellport - Blue Room.

Friday, May 6, 2011

Where Did April Go?

Wow, where did the month of April go?  Between the Fran Romer Memorial Booktalk Workshop, Advanced Battle, Authors Unlimited and planning for summer, Teen librarians have sure been busy!

Just to recap, or encase you missed it, posted below are links to information discussed on April 8th at the Fran Romer Memorial Workshop held at Haborfields Public Library.  Thank you again to planning committee members Linda Meglio, Margie Hartoug and Laura Panter. 

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Friday, April 1, 2011


THIS JUST IN....registration for the Fran Romer Memorial Booktalk Workshop has been extended up until April 8th! Also this wonderful morning of professional development is now FREE for all MLS students. Don't miss this!  
Please be advised that Discussion Group#2 has been canceled. 
Fran Romer Registration

Friday, March 25, 2011

Jenn Fowler's Power Point Presentation

A special thanks goes out to Jenn Fowler from West Islip Public Library for sharing her wonerful program ideas and resources with us. You can find the permanent home of this presentation by clicking on "mintues" on the left side of the page. Library Services for Teens with Special_Needs

Monday, March 21, 2011

Relay for Life

Please support our fundraising efforts for our Relay for Life Team-Librarians for life.  This team is organized by SCLA and we welcome you to donate, join the team, or stop by to cheer us on!  

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Author Visit

There are still spots to register for the 2011 Fran Romer Memorial Booktalk Workshop on Friday, April 8, 2011 at 9:00am-12:30pm at Harborfields Public Library.
**Anyone who registers between now and April 8, 2011 will be entered to win a book of their choice to be signed by Marc Aronson on the day of the event!**

Fran Romer Registration

March Meeting

YASD March Meeting

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Authors Unlimited

By now I am sure you all have heard about the BIGGEST author event ever to hit Long Island!  Just encase you didnt' be sure to check out the webpage and "Like" Authors Unlimited on Facebook. 

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Meeting Rescheduled

Due to the predicted inclement weather, the January YASD meeting (How to Run a Successful Author Event) has been postponed to Thursday, January 20, 2011. The meeting location has also been changed to the Harborfields Library located at 31 Broadway, Greenlawn NY 11740.

Coffee at 9:30 AM
Meeting at 10:00 AM

We apologize for any inconvenience. If you have any questions, concerns, or wish to RSVP please
e-mail Shelia Doherty or call 265-2072 ext. 228.

Monday, January 10, 2011

2011 Printz Award

Congratulations to Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi! Winner of the 2011 Printz Award. 
For those of us who attended the Mock Printz Discussion and Vote last week, there is no surprise since this title was the winner of our vote as well!

Friday, January 7, 2011

January Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the new year as we welcome a panel of
Suffolk County Librarians who have had success with author events!
Learn how to book an author, work with the publisher
and publicize your event for maximum turn out!

January 13, 2011@
Commack Public Library

RSVP to Shelia Doherty, Secretary
@ the Smithtown Main Library
631-265-2072 ext. 228.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

New Year, New YASD Officers!

2011 Board

Joanne Albano, President
(631) 499-0888

Jamie Papandrea, Vice President/President Elect, Webmaster
(631) 286-1923

Shelia Doherty, Secretary

Elieen Keller, Treasurer
(631) 499-3722