95 Harbor Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724 631-692-6820

Youth Services

The Youth Services Department is committed to serving the community as a family literacy center. Our fiction and non-fiction book collections include selections for all levels of reading skills.  Our Parent Collection incorporates family issue and parental interest materials. The Youth Services Department offers family-friendly audio books, magazines, music, and DVDs as well as access to computers for homework and educational game use.

We also offer a wide variety of dynamic, educational programs that are designed to encourage children’s creativity and enhance their love of reading.

Our friendly and knowledgeable Children’s Department staff is eager to assist you with your informational needs.  Don’t know what to read?  Our experienced staff will recommend quality authors and literature for your enjoyment.  Come visit today!

Tuesday
3
Mar 2015

Women’s History Month: Books for Children

Did you know that March is Women’s History Month? We have some wonderful books on display in the Children’s Department. Check those out, and the highlighted titles below! Cooper, Ilene. A Woman in the House (and Senate): How Women Came to the United States Congress, Broke Down Barriers, and Changed the Country. 2014. Tracing the […]

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Tuesday
3
Feb 2015

2015 Newbery & Caldecott Winners!

We are pleased to announce the winners and honors for the 2015 ALA Youth Media Awards! Newbery Medal Books: Winner : The Crossover by Kwame Alexander. Honor: El Deafo by Cece Bell Honor: Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson Caldecott Medal Books: Winner: The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat Honor: Nana […]

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Monday
29
Dec 2014

Best Nonfiction for Children and Teens

Every year around this time the Best Books lists are published. Best Nonfiction, Best Fiction, Best Young Adult … and Best Children’s Books. This list and the following are the Best Books as determined by School Library Journal. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Click on the book cover to learn […]

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Tuesday
23
Dec 2014

Best Children’s Fiction Books 2014

Every year around this time the Best Books lists are published. Best Nonfiction, Best Fiction, Best Young Adult … and Best Children’s Books. This list and the following are the Best Books as determined by School Library Journal. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Click on the book cover to learn […]

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Best Picture Books 2014

Every year around this time the Best Books lists are published. Best Nonfiction, Best Fiction, Best Young Adult … and Best Children’s Books. This list and the following are the Best Books as determined by School Library Journal. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Click on the book cover to learn […]

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Monday
24
Nov 2014

NEW BOOKS IN PARENT COLLECTION

       

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