Category Archives: Announcements

January 7, 2016: Youth Service’s Mock Awards

5:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the WHI Auditorium/Gallery This event will be open to those working in school, public, academic, & special libraries, the book publishing industry, library school students and adults interested in Children’s and Young Adult Literature. … Continue reading

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Practice Buzzers for B.O.B. Competition

Reserving Practice Buzzers: Are you participating in the 2015 Battle of the Books Competition? Do you want to get a head start on using the practice buzzer systems? Click (here) to find out how to reserve a set!

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Programs for Families (YS Meeting 5/12/15)

A listing of different family programs discussed (and recommended) during the 5/12/2015 YS meeting. Programs for Families Summary

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2015 WLA/WLS Printz Pizza Party!

Thursday, June 18, 2015. 6-8:45pm at the White Plains Public Library. (100 Martine Avenue, White Plains, NY 10601) This event is open to those working in school, public, academic, & special libraries, the book publishing industry, library school students, teachers … Continue reading

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April 10, 2015

Join us on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 6:30pm at PANERA BREAD 1 North Broadway, White Plains, NY 10601 for an open discussion group for adults who read (YA) Young Adult Literature. Come join us to talk about our featured book, Diamond … Continue reading

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March 13, 2015

Join us on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 6:30pm at PANERA BREAD 1 North Broadway, White Plains, NY 10601 for an open discussion group for adults who read (YA) Young Adult Literature. Come join us to talk about our featured book, Laughing … Continue reading

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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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NYLA YSS 2014 Spring Conference Handouts Are Posted

Materials are on the NYLA site at this link: http://www.nyla.org/max/4DCGI/cms/review.html?Action=CMS_Document&DocID=672&&MenuKey=nomenucms – Handouts

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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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