Category Archives: Youth Services

Youth Services FLASH (6/24/2015)

Just a FLASH of insights, ideas and news for you….. Early Literacy posters for your library’s bathroom! Babies need words everyday! ALSC (Association for Library Service to Children), a section of the American Library Association often creates wonderful downloadable products to encourage reading. Their most recent effort includes posters that focus on the 5 simple

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Planning ahead…some ideas for your programming RADAR

Whew! The plans for summer are set! You are ready to go. Congratulations! But, wait….NOW is the time to start mapping out some programming (active and self-directed) for the Autumn months! Just a few things to have on your radar: September is Roald Dahl Month. September is Library Card Sign-Up Month. And, the end of

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First Lines

At the Book Talking with Judy workshop, Judy Freeman featured library activities to discover and marvel at the first lines ‘hooks’ for picture books and novels for kids. Library staff from Cohocton Public Library and the Cuba Circulating Library inspired by the workshop have created reader’s advisory displays featuring first lines!           

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