Archive for September, 2015

Before this ever becomes an issue here, let’s be clear that breastfeeding a child is permitted in any public building. See this link from the New York Civil Liberties Union for more information on the legality. http://www.nyclu.org/publications/your-breastfeeding-rights-new-york Here’s an article about what happened when a staff member from the Queens Public Library told a woman […]

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 13:58 0 comments

Good morning all, Daniel M. Donohue will start work on Monday, October 5 as the ILL/Technical Services Librarian. Daniel has 25 years experience working in public, K-12, and higher education libraries. He just returned to the US after spending two years at the National Defense College in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. In this position […]

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 13:50 0 comments

Good afternoon all, The focus group sessions began today (Wednesday, September 30) and registration for the sessions tomorrow is closed. However there are still openings for Adult Services session at West Nyack on Friday October 2 at 2:00pm (registration for this session closes at 8:00am Thursday, October 1). There are also openings for the sessions […]

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 13:48 0 comments

Hi all, I was wondering if any libraries out in RCLS Land offer courses or workshops for graphic design, preferably in Adobe’s Creative Suite. I am looking for a free option for a patron. Many thanks, Pam Pamela Hawks Technology and Outreach Librarian Cornwall Public Library 395 Hudson Street Cornwall, NY 12518 845-534-8282 www.cornwallpubliclibrary.org —————————————- […]

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 13:47 0 comments

Holiday Craft Boutique Saturday, December 5 10 am – 4 pm Artisana! We still have room! If you would like to participate in this event, please contact Joanne McNally at 845-268-7700 or jmcnally@rcls.org. Valley Cottage Library 100 Route 303, Valley Cottage, NY 10989 845-268-7700 www.vclib.org Please help us advertise our Holiday Boutique! We have flyers […]

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 10:52 0 comments

Class is filled. Karen R.

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 10:51 0 comments

Good afternoon all, The first two focus group sessions will take place tomorrow. We are still looking for more people to register for the remaining focus group sessions, particularly Trustee sessions and the sessions scheduled for Fallsburg on October 6 and 7. The registration for all sessions closes at 8:00am the day before the scheduled […]

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 14:06 0 comments

On Tuesday, October 6th, at 6:30 pm, the Cornwall Public Library will be hosting local author and ghost investigator, Linda Zimmermann. Linda will be presenting a program on haunted historic sites in the Hudson Valley and sharing her experiences as a ghost investigator. The program should intrigue local history buffs or anyone who loves “things […]

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 14:03 0 comments

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Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 14:01 0 comments

Like Tweet Pin +1 in Smash expectations with a single program! The Adult Programming and Outreach Committee wants to make this year’s National Library Week a huge event! We’re calling on all libraries in RCLS to join us. To participate, a library will put on a program (maybe one you’d already planned to do!) during […]

Monday, September 28th, 2015 at 14:14 0 comments