Archive for March, 2017

Hi Everyone Please save the date for Sunday July 9th for a summer picnic at my house. I know the date seems far away, but summer will be here before we know it, and I want you all to get this on your calendars. We’ll start at 1pm. More details to follow as we get […]

Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 11:03 0 comments

Hi All Please read this post. We’ll discuss at our next staff meeting, Friday April 28th at 8:45am. https://www.brookings.edu/blog/up-front/2017/03/30/how-public-libraries-help-build-healthy-communities/ We’ll open regular hours that day. Staff members not schedule to work at that time will be compensated. Thanks, cd — How public libraries help build healthy communities by Marcela Cabello and Stuart M Butler Thursday, […]

Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 10:58 0 comments

Will re-open as soon as we can. RCLS, please no delivery until we let you know. Thanks cd — Closed tomorrow in the village. Full-time staff please report to the main library. Thanks, cd p.s. this is NOT an April Fool’s Joke.

Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 10:52 0 comments

Greeting from the Children’s Room, I have been working on a couple LibGuides and Tara suggested I email the staff for feedback and suggestions. Please let me know what you think! http://guides.rcls.org/HKDPLCaldecott http://guides.rcls.org/HKDPLjuvaudio Thank you Peace Elyse Stoller Children’s Librarian Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library (845) 786-3800 http://hkdpl.org/

Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 10:35 0 comments

On Wednesday April 12, we will host our first Drop Everything and Read (D.E.A.R) event. Children’s staff will place a sticker on any child caught reading in the Children’s Room. They will then come to the desk to claim their prize. We have advertised in the schools so even if a child comes in and […]

Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 10:27 0 comments

It is packed. If you have leftovers in it from last week’s Irish Cookbook feast, please either take them home or send them to “leftover heaven”, aka the garbage. Thank you. Cheryl

Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 11:09 0 comments

Apparently, some of our part-timers didn’t get the all RCLS one…… Please see Cheryl’s email below… Cathy —— Due to plumbing repairs, the Branch will be closed until further notice. Cheryl Fellner Administrative Asst. Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library 845-786-3800 ext. 14 fax: 845-786-3791

Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 11:09 0 comments

Due to plumbing repairs, the Branch will be closed until further notice. Cheryl Fellner Administrative Asst. Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library 845-786-3800 ext. 14 fax: 845-786-3791

Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 11:07 0 comments

Hi, There is a new pull-out section in the Teen room. “Fast Reads”. These books are Hi-Lo (high interest level, low reading level, for reluctant readers or for those reading below reading level). They have a bright yellow spine label “Fast Reads” and are located under the wall of magazines (near the DVDs). They are […]

Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 11:06 0 comments

Hi all! The April cuisine for our Cookbook Club is Mediterranean. For our purposes, this will include Greece, Turkey, etc but not Italy as that will be a whole meeting in itself. I have left three cookbooks in the Reference Office for you to chose from: The Complete Mediterranean Cookbook, New Greek Cuisine, & The […]

Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 11:06 0 comments