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2014 Performers Showcase Contact Info

Thank you to all of the performers who so generously donated a free or discounted show for our raffle!  Click here for a complete list of Performers.    

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Ready to Read at New York Libraries

The New York State Library is proud to announce the finalization of the logo for Ready to Read at New York Libraries. You are encouraged to use this on any materials or hand-outs relating to this initiative and/or to early … Continue reading

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Protected: materials from Faber YS session

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Common Core Presentation with Lisa Kropp

Below are the handouts from the Common Core presentation: fact and fiction pairs, fiction-nonfiction mashup, Common Core creative curious reads Also below is Lisa’s PowerPoint presentation: public libraries in a common core world – PowerPoint Please especially look at the last slide … Continue reading

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Handouts from 9/17 YS Meeting

Magic the Gathering Basic Info Handout Presented by Jamie Reilly from Somers Stay tuned for rest of the handouts

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Sept. 17th YS Meeting Minutes

Youth Services Meeting 9/17/13 (Below are the notes from the Youth Services Meeting. Please feel free to make corrections if needed.) Anne Quick hosted the Youth Services meeting on Tuesday, September 17th at WLS to discuss summer programs and to … Continue reading

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Books to Share!

Now Available Books to Share 2013! Feel free to reprint, add to your web pages, newsletters, and email blasts. Also, look for a few copies coming in the mail to all libraries. Books to Share 2013

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NY State test

In case you need this info….New York State test review sources The Office of State Assessment (OSA) is responsible for the coordination, development, and implementation of the New York State Testing Program (NYSTP). You can go here to find resources … Continue reading

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Youth Services Wiki

This is a reference site for children’s and teen public librarians in Westchester County, featuring upcoming events, notes from monthly youth services meetings and links to frequently used materials.

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2013 Book Expo America info

The following information was sent to the Director’s List listserv. WLS has received the following information about discounts to Book Expo America (BEA), which is scheduled for May 29-June 1, 2013, at the Javits Center in New York City. Reed … Continue reading

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