Monday, January 22, 2018

2018 Barbara Flescher Scholarship

We are now accepting applications for the 2018 Barbara Flescher Scholarship for Library School Students! For more information and to complete an application, please click the Scholarship heading above. The deadline is March 12th, 2018.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Civil Service Workshop 2018

Please join us for an SCLA and CLASC sponsored event: Upper Level Civil Service Examinations Review on Thursday, February 1st, 2018. It will take place at 6 pm at Sachem Public Library. For more information, please click here. Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Save the Date: January 2018 New Book Seminar

Please join us for a group discussion of titles chosen by Suffolk County librarians as contenders for the 2018 Geisel Medal. Holiday House Publishers Executive Editor Grace Maccarone will join the meeting via Skype to discuss the design of their I Like to Read series and the elements of a quality early reader. No individual flashtalks of new titles in this seminar. Before/after the meeting, we'll tour Commack's newly renovated building.

For more information, please click here. Hope to see you there!

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Stump the Librarian Winner Dec. 2017

Congratulations to our Stump the Librarian winner from the December 2017 Trumpet, Katelyn Moss of Central Islip Public Library! Patricia MacLachlan is the correct answer. Thank you to everyone who participated. Happy Holidays!

Monday, December 18, 2017

Save the Date! Annual Membership Meeting and Dinner

Please save the date for the 2018 Annual CLASC Membership Meeting and Dinner at a new venue, The Stonebridge Country Club! Soft drinks, wine and beer are now all included. It's not until April 19th, but we want to make sure you get it marked on your calendars ASAP!

For more information, please click here. Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Job Posting - Riverhead Free Library

There is a Full-Time Children's Services Coordinator position open at the Riverhead Free Library.  For more information, please click here. To be considered for this position, send letter of interest and resume by Thursday 11/30/17 to

Monday, November 20, 2017

December 2017 Trumpet Submissions

There is still time to send in submissions for the December issue of the Trumpet! Email Jackie DeStefano at with any member news, professional highlights, and "I Heard it in the J-Room" stories. Please send any submissions by Tuesday, November 28th. We look forward to hearing from you!