Archive for January, 2014

Hi All, Thanks to those of you who attended the Staff Meeting this morning. For those who could not, hope to see you next time. For the benefit of all, here’s a summary of what we covered. 1.       Filling out Incident Reports: Any staff member who participates in an “incident” is able to write up […]

Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 11:50 0 comments

ANSER Evening / Weekend Schedule February 3 to February 9, 2014 During normal business hours, please call (845) 243-3747, ext. 230 (or option 4) If you need to leave a message, please state your name, library, contact phone number, and a brief description of the issue. If you have problems reaching on call person, call […]

Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 11:46 0 comments

We have scheduled a minor SmarterMail upgrade for this Sunday evening, 2/2/2014. The mail server will be unavailable for a period of several hours beginning at 8:00PM. We’re hoping this upgrade corrects an elusive problem with new outgoing messages disappearing while they are being composed, although SmarterMail Support has not specifically discovered or admitted that […]

Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 11:28 0 comments

See below for an exciting offer from Marist College. Cheryl Fellner has a folder with some additional information about their programs, if you’re interested. cd ———————————————————————————————– From: Grace Riario – RCLS [] Sent: Monday, January 13, 2014 3:53 PM To: Subject: [allrcls] A great opportunity for you to continue your education Dear Colleagues; As […]

Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 11:26 0 comments

As I did last February I am again asking Teens to go on a “Blind Date with a Book.” The books will be in the Teen Room, wrapped in plain brown paper with only the genre as a hint as to what is inside. (Book will also have some pretty stickers, etc.) In the system […]

Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 11:24 0 comments

This is awesome! Tara Morris Head of Children’s Services Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library “Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.” -Groucho Marx From: “Meg Cabot (via Twitter)” <> Sent: Friday, January 31, 2014 1:04 PM To: “Haverstraw Library” <> Subject: Meg Cabot […]

Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 11:22 0 comments

From: Sent: Friday, January 31, 2014 3:33 PM To: Subject: NYS & Local Retirement System – Member E-News, January 2014 See your Retirement E-News below or go directly to our website at: Member News Hot Topics New Changes to Partial Lump Sum Payments Police and Fire Retirement System members who are covered […]

Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 11:21 0 comments

Hi everyone, There are a lot of changes happening at the Village Branch. When you are here, you may notice that biographies have moved, and a lot of the reference collection has been interfiled with non-fiction. Please walk around and check out what is where. So far nothing has changed downstairs. Thanks, Tara

Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 11:08 0 comments

John from RCLS will be here (from 8:45 to about 10) to do more work on the server.  I told him it would be the perfect time as we will be at the staff meeting.  Please remember to check with me, Joel or Rio before you turn on your computers – just in case he […]

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 at 11:32 0 comments

We did not open this morning due to a power outage. We hope to be open later today with a delayed 1:00pm opening. Kathleen W. Rose, Director Pearl River Public Library 80 Franklin Avenue, Pearl River, NY  10965 phone: 845-735-4084 (ext. 118) fax: 845-735-4041 ——————— Pearl River has power restored and is open. Kathleen W. […]

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 at 11:31 0 comments