Young Adult Librarian Discussion Group (YALD)

The YALD Group (Young Adult Librarians Discussion Group) is a former NSLS networking group, but is open to anyone interested in YA/Teen Services. Anyone is welcome, meeting agendas are open to all topics.


We meet 6 times a year, on the 3rd Wednesday of every other month September - May (including an extra meeting at the beginning of August), at various libraries throughout the north and northwest suburbs. The meetings are held from 9:30-12.

Schedule for 2017/2108:

Wednesday, September 20 – Johnsburg Public Library

Wednesday, November 15 – Poplar Creek Public Library

Wednesday, January 17 – Skokie Public Library (Includes Mock Printz)

  • YALD Meeting 9:30-11, Mock Printz 11-1 (includes lunch)

Wednesday, March 21 – Glenview Public Library

Wednesday, May 16 – Grayslake Public Library

Wednesday, August 1 – Des Plaines Public Library


For meeting information and group discussion, join our Google Group -!forum/yainil

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