Pied Piper Award Winners
Established: 1982

2016: 1000 Books Before Kindergarten and Baby Bugs Reading Program
Jennifer Priesser
Greece Public Library

2015: "Family Reading Night"

Maria Muhlbauer
Pioneer Middle School

2014: “Dig into Reading” & “Beneath the Surface” Summer Reading Program

Amy Johnston
Sachem Public Library

2013: Empowerment Academy

Syntychia Kendrick-Samuel
Uniondale Public Library

2012: Young Scientists

Penny Meskos
Fayetteville Free Library

2011: Down on the Farm

Janet Naideau & Elizabeth Englert
East Northport Public Library

2010: Read to Me Bags

Amy Joslyn & Jennifer Preisser
Fairport Public Library & Greece Public Library

2009: Computer Camp

Scott Jarzombeck & Jamiee Meyer
Albany Public Library

2008: First Fridays at Five

Sara Kipp
Stillwater Free Library

2007: Fahrenheit 451 Book Burning

Kelly Tomaseski
Town of Esopus Library

2006: No Award Given

2005: New Baby Welcome

Roseanne Skelly & Patty Bruno
Greece Public Library

2004: Memories of Good Times, Places & Faces of Smithtown

Harriet Pasca-Ortgies
Great Hollow Middle School Library Media Center

2003: Snicket Bar

Gwen Collier & Darlene Pennachi
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

2002: Hang @ the EMPL

Frances Jackson
East Meadow Public Library

2001: Storytime Programs

Sarah Killoran & Scott McIntyre
Massena Public Library

2000: Read and Grow

Toni Dean & Mary Ann Still
Patchogue-Medford Library

1999: Kids in the Kitchen

Jane Drake & Toni Dean
Patchogue-Medford Library

1998: Babies Love to Listen

Becky Wright-Sedam
Southern Adirondack Library System

1997: All Aboard for Reading

Peggy Hagen
Fairport Public Library

1996: Risky Times

Marilee Foglesong
New York Public Library

1995: Welcome to Research Heaven

Karen Terboss
Twelve Corners Middle School

1994: Come Fly With Me…In Search of the Supernatural

Children’s Services Department
Bay Shore-Brightwater Public Library

1993: Seeds of Change

Roseanne Cerny
Queens Borough Public Library

1992: Toy and Moveable Books

Toni Dean
Patchogue-Medford Public Library

1991: Abracadabra

Marie Foglesong
New York Public Library

1990: Dinosaurs! Dinosaurs! Dinosaurs!

Laureen Maloney & Sean Martin
Comsewogue Public Library

1989: Book a Cruise: Summer Reading Program

Marie McDermott, New City Library &
Natalie Tabbone, Haverstraw King’s Daughter Public Library
Ramapo Catskill Library System

1988: Reading Begins at Home

Mary Ferris, Wood Library &
Paula Schaffner, Geneva Public Library
Wayne County Library System & Ontario Cooperative Library System

1987: A Parents’ Primer

Julie Cummins
Monroe County Library System

1986: Signs of the Zodiac

Donna Mancuso
Chili Public Library

1985: On the Go: A List of Local Places to Visit and Activities to Do With Preschool Children

Children’s Services Department
Middle Country Public Library

1984: Have You Wondered What We’re Singing?

Hornell Public Library

1983: A Tough School Project Driving You Crazy?

Pat Thorsen
White Plains Public Library

1982: Books for the Very Young

Linda Perkins
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library