Co-Chair:  Carolyn Blowers, Director, Dixon Homestead Public Library, Dumont ~ blowers@bccls.org 

Co-Chair: Laura Rifkin, Closter Public Library ~ laura.rifkin@bccls.org

BCCLS Contact:  Arlene Sahraie, Youth Services Liaison ~ arlene@bccls.org


The Youth Services Committee is charged with providing a venue for youth services providers within BCCLS libraries to meet and share experiences and ideas and promote professional development through programs of interest for library staff who work with children and/or young adults.

Save the Date! 

The Youth Services Committee will be hosting a program on book groups for kids and teens. Attendees will learn how to:

  • Host book groups for beginning readers all the way up through high school seniors
  • Open up meetings with fun icebreakers
  • Get your group under control
  • Pick books that work for discussions and
  • Leave with a list of great suggestions!

The program will be held Friday May 7, 2010 at the Closter Library from 9:30 - 12 pm. Already have a book club for kids or teens? Bring your questions, success stories and your favorite discussion titles. To register, contact Arlene Sahraie @ arlene@bccls.org


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