Tuesday March 5, 2019 1:00 – 2:00 PM EST Register Here! Learn how schools and organizations in low-income communities may be eligible to offer free, nutritious meals and/or snacks through the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), and how sponsors across New York State are growing participation through community partnerships. More than 1.1 million New York […]
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February 20, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. MT – REGISTER HERE: A Night Sky Viewing is a great way to bring local science enthusiasts and library patrons together for an astronomy-based community event. Before your library launches a Night Sky Viewing or Star Party this year, there are a few things to know that can help […]
STAR Net is hosting a new webinar in January entitled “Craft, Engineer, and Make & Take Activities for “A Universe of Stories” to talk about the many easy and fun ways you can incorporate hands-on space science and STEM-related activities into your library’s 2019 Summer reading program. Registration for this webinar is already full, but […]
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. (EDT), 3:00 p.m. (CDT), 2:00 p.m. (MDT), 1:00 p.m. (PDT) Looking for activities, websites, how-to videos, training, and more for the 2019 Summer Reading Theme? Join the STAR Library Network for an overview of vetted, free resources available through NASA, the STAR Library Network, and the STEM Activity […]
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Learn about the Incoming (2018-2019) YSS Board and more in the Fall 2018 YSS Newsletter is available for download – click here.
Read the 2018 Summer Reading Champion Book List! and more
Read about the Spring 2018 YSS conference and more in the summer newsletter.
A free webinar from Booklist invites you to “explore new titles for grades PreS – 8: from board books to picture books, to middle-grade novels.” The webinar will take place on Tuesday April 24th at 2:00PM Eastern Time (1:00PM Central) and runs for one hour. Booklist promises, “you’ll leave with new titles to inspire young readers.” […]
There are over 200 languages spoken in New York State and libraries are seeing a growing number of immigrant families at their programs. What do you do when storytime leaders and storytime families don’t speak the same language? Learn how Brooklyn Public Library has developed simple strategies and techniques to make storytimes for young children […]