*** Unless otherwise noted, these programs are available to NLS Member Library Staff or a member of a local library organization only ***
Registration & information coming soon.
NLS Closed - Labor Day
Community & Family Engagement for Families with Young Children
We'll have an overview of Early Literacy Community Asset Analysis Training and then the bulk of our meeting will cover Community and Family Engagement through the lens of providing services for families with young children.
PLEASE NOTE THE EXTENDED TIME OF THE MEETING.
Ready to Read at New York Libraries: an Early Childhood Public Library Staff Development Program
is a new statewide initiative, partnering the State Library with the 23 public library systems and others to train library staff from 1,000 library outlets. This project will enable NY’s public libraries to improve the quality of early learning services by increasing library staff capacity to provide families and caregivers with the knowledge they need to prepare young children for the school years ahead in a cost-effective and sustainable way.
"STEAM Education: Preparing Students for the 21st Century Workplace."
Details to be announced later.
OverDrive representative Kristin Preyss will be here to present and answer questions about OverDrive for Nassau Digital Doorway library directors.
Meeting with Kristin Preyss from OverDrive
"How to prepare for hurricanes and weather related emergencies". Tentative speaker: Rich Hoffman, Channel 12 News meteorologist.
Design Thinking Workshop
More info and confirmation of date to follow.
Location: LARGE MEETING ROOM
Our Annual Performer's Showcase will take place at the Long Island Children's Museum.
Bring your planning calendars. Some of the programmers and performers will be offering a discount if you book with them the day of the showcase.
Lunch is at Noon and we encourage you to brown-bag your lunch. There's a cafeteria where you can buy drinks. You can also continue to visit the vendors during the lunch break.
Flyer will be sent in September.
Working Effectively With Your Board
NLS Closed - Columbus Day
Session information & registration coming soon
Fall Literature Conference
Books Enrich Lives
Guest Speakers: Sara Pennypacker & Christian Robinson
Bourne Mansion, Oakdale NY
TOPIC TO BE ANNOUNCED.
Opportunity for members to discuss proposed Budget and Fees in advance of the Annual Meeting in December.
NLS Closed for Veteran's Day
Session information & registratin will be coming soon.
NLS Closed - Thanksgiving Day
NLS Closed - Thanksgiving
2017 Mock Caldecott Workshop
at LEVITTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY
PLEASE NOTE EARLIER STARTING TIME OF 9:00AM
Titles to be discussed will be announced in October.
NLS closed ChristmasDay
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