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YSC 03-15-19 Minutes

Youth Services Committee

DRAFT: Minutes

March 15, 2019 - 9:30 AM

Mahwah Public Library

 

  1. Meeting was called to order at 9:53 AM

    1. Approval of the February, 2019 Minutes - Motion by Tyne

  2. Review of Charges

    1. Kate Senedzuk read charges on the BCCLS Knowledgebase.

    2. Policies & Procedures Committee mentioned at the committee chairs meeting that they might seek input from YSC.

  3. Old Business

    1. YSC PR

      1. Caitlin Siciliano asks to share performers (good & bad) with her. She will send out the format to use.

      2. Share ideas/questions with BCCLS Youth

      3. Creating and sending out a monthly newsletter from YSC:

        1. Caitlin is willing to create an outline for the newsletter and put it together.

        2. All ideas are shared and requested from committee members.

        3. Caitlin will send out a google doc to add ideas to.

  4. New Business

    1. Mentor/Mentee Luncheon - should we invite them all to a regular YSC meeting?

      1. May meeting at Bergenfield library

      2. Need volunteers to be mentors

      3. April email will go out calling for mentors outside of the committee

    2. Boot Camp - September tentative date

      1. A Librarian's Guide to the Galaxy..and places closer to home

        1. Best Practices

          1. Help us be the best librarians

          2. Social Media etiquette

          3. Professional Development

        2. Customer Service

          1. Patron relationships - appropriate or not

          2. Customer [isn't] always right

        3. Staff Relationships

          1. Best practices

    3. 1KBBK

      1. What are we going to do?

      2. Rachel suggested it was better as a local decision, and that each library could host their own party if they wanted to support it.

      3. In the past - Fair Lawn, Ridgewood and Fort Lee had big parties.

      4. Perhaps we can take the party aspect off of the KB and replace to say, “please contact your library for more information”

      5. Let each library handle their patrons: let the individual librarians decide how to proceed.

      6. Kate will email libraries that had patrons signed up since the last party to inform them of our decision.

    4. Program of the Month:

      1. April - Kate @ Hasbrouck Heights

      2. May - Mari @ Hackensack

      3. June - Bob @ Bergenfield

      4. July - Denise @ Haworth

      5. August - Alyssa @ Ho-Ho-Kus

      6. September - Jackie @ Teaneck

      7. October - Kate @ Fair Lawn

      8. November - Gladys @ Hackensack

      9. December - Deborah @ Paramus Branch

      10. January - Lupita @ Closter

      11. February - Kim @ Fort Lee

      12. March - Emily @ Northvale

    5. Fresh Focus Schedule:

      1. April - Game Of Thrones Read Alikes

      2. May - Geek Out

      3. June - Humor Books (Giggles)

      4. July - Games (list: Michelle)

      5. August - Gray Matter

      6. September - Gooooooal

      7. October - GLBTQ

      8. November- Gobble/Giving

      9. December - Gifts to Give

      10. January - MOCK - Great New You

      11. February - Going Green

      12. March - Girls, Girls, Girls

    6. 2019-2020 Meeting Schedule:

      1. April 12 - BCCLS

      2. May 10 - Bergenfield

      3. June 14 - Closter

      4. July 12 - Fair Lawn

      5. August 9 - Dumont

      6. September 13 - Garfield

      7. October 11 - Englewood

      8. November 8 - Haworth

      9. December 13 - online

      10. January 10 - Washington Twp MOCKS

      11. February 14 - New Milford

      12. March 13 - BCCLS

    7. Subcommittees - Point Persons

      1. Printz: Kim @ Fort Lee

      2. Caldecott: Sunkyung @ New Milford

      3. Newbery: Danielle @ Maywood (if not then Mari @ Hackensack)

  5. Adjournment

    1. The meeting was adjourned at 11:47 AM - Motion by Kate

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