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On April 30, the Albert Wisner Library in Warwick will be holding a literary festival, over 20 authors will appear and do book signings. Copies of their work will be for sale at the library. More information and a schedule of author appearances may be found of the festival’s website We extend an invitation […]

Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 12:40 0 comments

Just a recommendation for a program giver… Blauvelt recommends Phil Cross if you are considering running a tai chi program at your library. We have used him for a couple of years and he is great (particularly with seniors). He has a gentle manner, a lot of patience and a sense of humor, as well […]

Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 12:40 0 comments

Our budget passed 55 – 3 and Don Odom was elected to the Board. Pam Stocking, EPL

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 at 12:42 0 comments

The Monroe Free Library is seeking a new purchase management system that works for libraries. We would love some input from others who are satisfied (or dissatisfied) with the software they currently use. We would be grateful for any recommendations. Thank you! Alex Carver Monroe Free Library

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 at 12:41 0 comments

Another really fascinating lecture. Eleanor ———- Forwarded message ———- From: Roger Dowd Date: Tue, Apr 18, 2017 at 2:47 PM Subject: Would you mind sending this out? To: Hi Eleanor, Would you mind sending this out for me through the Catskill/Ramapo network on behalf of our organization? It’s for the Seward/Mapes Homestead Restoration group […]

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 at 12:41 0 comments

Hey everyone, Here is a link to an online class for “Adult Programming for Emerging Adults” (20’s-30 year olds). This was a topic at NYLA 2016 and I thought it was interesting. The Nyack library ran a few successful programs dedicated towards this age group. The cost for the online program is $200, however it […]

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 at 12:46 0 comments

444 Yes 99 No 549 votes cast Trustees Elected to 3 year terms: Amy Cordisco elected with 304 votes Elisabeth F. Hellwege re-elected with 286 votes Mary Lou Carolan, MLS Director Cornwall Public Library 395 Hudson Street Cornwall, NY 12518 phone: 845-534-8282, ext. 201 fax: 845-534-3827 “Don’t just play to the people that […]

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 at 12:43 0 comments

Lock in the Early Bird registration price for the LARC-WLA 2017 Conference: Building Bridges when you register by this Friday, 4/21. Register here: Raffle prizes include a”Bridge & Tunnel Baseball Basket” with a pair of tickets to a Yankees-Mets game, “Build It” Maker Baskets for Adults and Children, a “WineCraft” Basket, “Bridging Cultures” International […]

Monday, April 17th, 2017 at 09:57 0 comments

Hello Everyone! The Josephine-Louise Public Library and the Walden Elementary School are pleased to present Children’s Author and Illustrator Brian Floca on Friday, April 21, 2017! Mr. Floca will visit the school for an early morning session and an afternoon session. However, he will visit the library from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. This session […]

Monday, April 17th, 2017 at 09:57 0 comments

Hi all, A patron alerted us to the fact that the closed captioning for this animated, two-DVD set doesn’t match the dialogue. We checked it out for ourselves, and lo and behold, it’s for something else entirely and not suitable for young ones. 32825005463304 32825005463171 Perhaps our copies were just hacked in some way, but […]

Thursday, April 13th, 2017 at 10:04 0 comments