Archive for March, 2014

Greetings libraryland! What is your library’s policy regarding the wearing of name badges? Are you required to wear one? Is it a generic, nameless badge that says “staff”? Does it have your first name, last name or both on it? Is it a photo ID? Thanks for your input! Connie Treuting Port Jervis Free Library […]

Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 10:32 0 comments

The March 31, 2014 issue of the RCLS Weekly Memo is now online at http://www.rcls.org/images/uploads/misc/1396280779_WklyM-A20140331.pdf Member libraries are welcome to submit articles about successful programs to the RCLS Weekly Memo at rclsmemo@rcls.org. RCLS Weekly Memo Highlights Getting Children and Young Adults Excited about Poetry – Tuesday, April 1, at 2:00 p.m. – this hour-long, free […]

Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 10:17 0 comments

Youth Services will be doing an Earth Day program in April. We would appreciate any donations of CEREAL BOXES that people can spare, the more colorful the better. Please bring them to the Children’s Office. Thank you! CHERYL B

Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 10:16 0 comments

The budget Bills have gone to be printed all that remains is the ā€ˇfloor debates in the two houses. The Budget Bill includes a $5 million increase over what the Governor proposed. If passed as presented this means $1 million more than last year. Robert Hubsher ———————————————– From: Mike Neppl <Advocate@nyla.org> Sent: Saturday, March 29, […]

Saturday, March 29th, 2014 at 10:15 0 comments

ANSER Evening / Weekend Schedule March 31 to April 6, 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, March 28th, 2014 at 11:40 0 comments

I happened to find this last night after attending the early literacy workshop. Perfect timing! (And a big THANKS to Saroj, Randy, Eileen, and all involved for presenting such a great program!) http://www.upworthy.com/why-talking-to-babies-is-an-investment-worth-making-dont-believe-me-watch-and-learn?c=ufb1 Connie Treuting Port Jervis Free Library ——————————— Why Talking To Babies Is An Investment Worth Making. Don’t Believe Me? Watch And Learn. […]

Friday, March 28th, 2014 at 10:12 0 comments

Can’t read this email? Go here. Courtesy of Ramapo Catskill Library System Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure Tickets starting at $15 – Save $10 Save on performances at MSG and Westchester County Center Westchester County Center: $15-$25 (reg. $25-$35) April 11 at 7pm and April 12 at 7pm Madison Square Garden: […]

Friday, March 28th, 2014 at 10:12 0 comments

I opened the frig and the top blew off a container of a bloated bottle of chocolate milk with an exp. date of Jan. ’14. It smelled lovely. Threw it out. Also took the liberty of throwing out cream cheese that was green (no, not in honor of St. Patty’s Day). TOMORROW, FRIDAY, the custodians […]

Thursday, March 27th, 2014 at 12:28 0 comments

Hello RCLS! Our ninth season of Books Alive! – the Wallkill Public Library’s children’s theater project – presents: “Magic & Mayhem” on Saturday, March 29, 2014, 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. shows, in the auditorium of the John G. Borden Middle School, route 208, Wallkill, NY 12589. Flyer attached. The cast of 29 kids, ages […]

Thursday, March 27th, 2014 at 12:28 0 comments

Bonjour! I have started cleaning old files and pictures that have been saved to the poster printer laptop. So far 635 files have been cleaned ant there is a lot more. PLEASE, if you use the poster printer and have saved files that you think you will need, copy them to flash drives or let […]

Thursday, March 27th, 2014 at 12:27 0 comments