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Voting is open for YALSA's Teens' Top Ten!

Big news! Voting opened this week for the Teens' Top Ten! The TTT is an annual teen choice award organized by the Young Adult Library Services Association, with books nominated by teen book clubs across the country and the winners chosen by you! Teen librarians everywhere use the annual top ten list to make recommendations and collection development decisions, so if you want to help the books you love get noticed, now's your chance. Read as many of the nominees as interest you and

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Eerie Reads for Lovers of A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls pressed all my philosopher-librarian buttons and I couldn't get enough of it, so here's some more dark, atmospheric YA lit that doesn’t forget the importance of finding your place in the world.Read More ›

How-To: Sign Up for a Free E-mail Account

An e-mail account is good for more than keeping in touch with friends and family! It’s your passport to the internet. Many online services require an e-mail address to join.

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Free Programs at New Dorp Library: November 2013

Can you believe it’s November already? Chilly days and long nights are the perfect time to curl up with a good book, but don’t forget to come out and join us for these free community events and New Dorp Library! It's the place to be!

Teen Events

Teen Café Remixed Mondays, November 4, 18, 25, 2 - 4 p.m. Come join us for fun in the community room. Play your favorite games on 

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Free Programs at New Dorp Library: October 2013

We've got a lot going on at New Dorp Library this month, and you don't want to miss any of it! Don't worry, we've got you covered with the October Events Calendar. This month only, "Robin Hood," a play of heroic deeds and jolly adventure for ages 4 and up, Thursday October 10 at 4 p.m. Plus our full complement of ongoing programs for children, teens, and adults of all ages!

Special Programs "Robin Hood" Join us this week for a special production of "Robin Hood" by ... Read More ›