Archive for January, 2009

Just making sure that everyone is on the same page… NYS tax forms will be going out on Saturday, to be ready for Feb 1.  They will be in a rack at the corner of the periodicals alcove in HA2, and by the downstairs fireplace in HA1.  More instruction booklets have been ordered, as we […]

Friday, January 30th, 2009 at 11:20 0 comments

Courtesy of Helen: http://edition.cnn.com/2009/US/01/30/lead.books/index.html By Jim Kavanagh CNN Decrease font Decrease font Enlarge font Enlarge font (CNN) — Librarians across the United States are making noise about new federal restrictions on lead that could take books out of the hands of children. Children’s books are covered by federal regulations on lead in items made for […]

Friday, January 30th, 2009 at 11:12 0 comments

Good Morning. This is a reminder that this Monday, February 2 is a staff development day in the North Rockland Schools. There is no school for students on Monday. Next Friday, February 6 is a regular school day for everyone. This change in the original calendar was made necessary due to a change in the […]

Friday, January 30th, 2009 at 11:10 0 comments

Short (ALL CAPS) bibliographic records representing titles reviewed in the following issues of selection tool journals have been added to ANSER: Publishers Weekly: 1/12/09, 1/19/09 Kirkus  1/15/09 Library Journal 1/09 When linking new items, search first by title and link to the best (mixed case) record, if available. Jerry Kuntz Electronic Resources Ramapo Catskill Library […]

Thursday, January 29th, 2009 at 16:33 0 comments

Hi, Both buildings have new laminators (in HA2 it is in Youth Services). These Fellowes laminators will laminate 8 1/2 x 11 sheets of paper. The procedure for laminating is different than it used to be. The paper folders are no longer needed. Just put the paper to be laminated into a plastic pouch, next […]

Thursday, January 29th, 2009 at 16:32 0 comments

Take the Free Way If you have access to a computer and the Internet you may be eligible to prepare and file your 2008 federal tax return electronically — for free. Free File is an easy way to file your taxes and get your refund in half the time. Filing electronically is fast, accurate and […]

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009 at 16:34 0 comments

Downstairs not working.  Use upstairs 429-0135.  Please call before sending. Cheryl Fellner Administrative Asst. Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library 786-3800 ext. 14

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009 at 16:34 0 comments

Thanks to all who have shared advice and expertise with me on converting documents to pdf files to add as attachments.  Especially thanks to Carol McCrossen of Washingtonville and James Anderson of Nyack.  Those were great solutions and I understand the attachment went through just fine.  Many thanks. Barbara Cassidy Library Clerk Port Jervis Free […]

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009 at 16:33 0 comments

A guy calls a company and orders their 5-day, 10-lb weight loss program……. The next day, there’s a knock on the door, and there stands before him a voluptuous, athletic, 19-year-old babe dressed in nothing but a pair of Nike running shoes and a sign around her neck. She introduces herself as a representative of […]

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009 at 16:15 0 comments

Because of the system wide changes in I-types for circulation period conformity, there is no longer a 2 day circ period. That is why DVDs and museum passes are now 3 days. Donna

Monday, January 26th, 2009 at 16:40 0 comments