Events

South Country Library Program Calendar

Please see the categories folder below to limit results to Adult, Young Adult and/or Children’s programs.

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Mother Goose 10:30 am
Mother Goose
Jul 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-2 years AND an adult. Come sing, play, and rhyme with Mother Goose. Click here to register.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jul 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Jul 5 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Shake, Rattle & Read 1:30 pm
Shake, Rattle & Read
Jul 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
12-35 months AND an adult. Listen to a story, sing some songs and explore musical instruments. Siblings welcome. Click here to register.
SNAP 2:00 pm
SNAP
Jul 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Island Harvest will be at the library to help with SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) screening, applications, and to provide information and help mediate problems with Social Services. No registration required.  Stop by  to find out if you are Read More ...
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jul 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
“If I Were a Jungle Animal” Story & Craft 10:30 am
“If I Were a Jungle Animal” Story & Craft
Jul 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Listen to a story and make a tropical bird craft. Click here to register.
Kids Battle of the Books 1:30 pm
Kids Battle of the Books
Jul 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Grades 3-5 (entering Grades 4-6 in upcoming school year). Receive a copy of Mighty Jack and Matilda, and have fun in a competition!  We’ll be competing against kids from Patchogue-Medford Library, and answering questions about 2 fun books.  In order Read More ...
The Great Wall 2:00 pm
The Great Wall
Jul 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:43 pm
European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures. (PG-13, 103 mins) https://youtu.be/avF6GHyyk5c
Gardening Club 3:00 pm
Gardening Club
Jul 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register The Teen Department will be creating a vegetable garden outside the Teen Room windows. Join us as we plan, build, plant and harvest our garden throughout the spring and summer. Community service credit will be provided.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Blood Drive 1:00 pm
Blood Drive
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
ALL DONOR’S WILL RECEIVE A FREE PAIR OF MET’S TICKETS! Persons age 16-75, who are in good health and weigh 110 lbs. minimum can donate blood. Persons 76 and older may donate with written physician’s permission dated within two weeks Read More ...
Lego Club 3:00 pm
Lego Club
Jul 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Grades K-5. Use your imagination and skill to build with Legos. Meet other kids who love building too. We’ll supply the Legos. Click here to register.
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jul 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam
Jul 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Bellport.com partnership with South Country Library continues to present Acoustic Jams on select Fridays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The 20 year old local program offers an Acoustic Jam of general music: folk, rock, pop, and traditional one week Read More ...
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Dog & Cat Origami 1:00 pm
Dog & Cat Origami
Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Grades 2-5. Learn the unique and creative art of folding paper. We will go over how to make a cute dog and cat! Click here to register.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
SNAP 10:00 am
SNAP
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Island Harvest will be at the library to help with SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) screening, applications, and to provide information and help mediate problems with Social Services. No registration required.  Stop by to find out if you are Read More ...
Baby & Me Storytime 10:30 am
Baby & Me Storytime
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-18 months AND an adult. Join us for storytime! There will be rhymes, songs and stories for you and your baby to enjoy. Click here to register.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Framed Watercolor Painting 6:30 pm
Framed Watercolor Painting
Jul 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Children will create a watercolor painting, complete with a frame ready to hang. Click here to register.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
Rainforest Animals Up a Tree 3:00 pm
Rainforest Animals Up a Tree
Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Grades K-5. Children will create a watercolor painting together, complete with a frame ready to hang. Click here to register.
Shake Ice Cream 3:00 pm
Shake Ice Cream
Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Making ice cream can be easy and really tasty. You only need the right ingredients, two strong plastic bags, and a little game of catch. Register
Independent Pajama Storytime 6:00 pm
Independent Pajama Storytime
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
3-5 years. Wear your “jammies,” bring your favorite stuffed animal, and enjoy stories. Children will attend independently. Click here to register.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Let’s Get Buggy Story & Craft 11:00 am
Let’s Get Buggy Story & Craft
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
2 ½-4 years AND an adult. Listen to a book about bugs and create your own bug catcher. Click here to register.
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Jul 12 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Child/Family Health Plus 3:00 pm
Child/Family Health Plus
Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A representative can help you enroll in a managed care plan of low-cost or no-cost health care through NYS, or Medicaid, if eligible. For information about what you need to bring in order to enroll, please call 631-656- 9783 or Read More ...
Lego Club 6:00 pm
Lego Club
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Grades K-5. Use your imagination and skill to build with Legos. Meet other kids who love building too. We’ll supply the Legos. Click here to register.
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jul 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
Capturing Life with Digital Images 7:00 pm
Capturing Life with Digital Images
Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Professional photographer John Spoltore will help you turn your average images into works of art with various photography tips and techniques. With basic understanding and camera knowledge, you’ll be able to turn your snapshots into impressive imagery.
Friends of the South Country Library 7:00 pm
Friends of the South Country Library
Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Learn Spanish 7:00 pm
Learn Spanish
Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Learn the basics of the Spanish language in this course of six one-hour classes for beginners. Open to all, the class covers basic pronunciation and vocabulary to get you started speaking Spanish.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Kids Battle of the Books 1:30 pm
Kids Battle of the Books
Jul 13 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Grades 3-5 (entering Grades 4-6 in upcoming school year). Receive a copy of Mighty Jack and Matilda, and have fun in a competition!  We’ll be competing against kids from Patchogue-Medford Library, and answering questions about 2 fun books.  In order Read More ...
Chess Club 3:00 pm
Chess Club
Jul 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Do you like to play chess?  Drop by the Teen Room and play chess with fellow chess players! Chess boards will be available to use.  
Family Magic Show 6:30 pm
Family Magic Show
Jul 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
3 and up AND an adult. Come join the talents of Master Magician Joseph Prestino. Share a family night of laughter, illusion and fun. Click here to register.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Kinect Adventures 3:00 pm
Kinect Adventures
Jul 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Register Jump dodge, and kick your way through pulse-pounding adventures with your friends. Snacks will be served. https://youtu.be/nee86i_vInE
Money Smart Art Market 3:00 pm
Money Smart Art Market
Jul 14 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Grades 1-5. Learn how to budget your money while using craft supplies to make your own creation. Click here to register.
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jul 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
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Build a Safari 11:00 am
Build a Safari
Jul 15 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Grades K-5. Go wild and build your own Safari! We’ll decorate a diorama with jungle animals and plants to make a Safari  you can display in your home. Click here to register.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Let’s Make Rainbows! 11:00 am
Let’s Make Rainbows!
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
3-5 years AND an adult. Learn all about colors, do some color mixing science experiments, and make a rainbow craft to take home. Click here to register.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Beach Bum Charm Bracelet 3:00 pm
Beach Bum Charm Bracelet
Jul 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Beach Bum Charm Bracelet
Do you long for the ocean all year long? Create this charm bracelet and wear your love of the sea wherever you go! Register
Defensive Driving 6:00 pm
Defensive Driving
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Register Course completion entitles you to a 10% discount on vehicle liability, personal injury protection, and collision insurance for three years; and a reduction of up to 4 points on your driving record every 18 months. Check or money order Read More ...
Eat Like a Bird 6:30 pm
Eat Like a Bird
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Discover how the shape of a bird’s beak determines what it can eat. Test different models of bird beaks by using spoons, chopstick and tweezers. Each child will take home materials and directions to make their own bird Read More ...
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
Toddler Time 2:00 pm
Toddler Time
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
19-35 months AND an adult. Join us for storytime! There will be rhymes, songs and stories for you and your toddler to enjoy. Click here to register.
3D Printing 3:00 pm
3D Printing
Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register See the library’s  3-D printer in action!  Using Tinkercad, learn how to turn an idea into a model to be printed on a 3-D printer.  Each participant will then have a chance to create an object to be printed.
3D Printing 4:00 pm
3D Printing
Jul 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register See the library’s  3-D printer in action!  Using Tinkercad, learn how to turn an idea into a model to be printed on a 3-D printer.  Each participant will then have a chance to create an object to be printed.
Defensive Driving 6:00 pm
Defensive Driving
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Register Course completion entitles you to a 10% discount on vehicle liability, personal injury protection, and collision insurance for three years; and a reduction of up to 4 points on your driving record every 18 months. Check or money order Read More ...
Mosaic Animals 6:30 pm
Mosaic Animals
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Grades K-5. Choose an animal and make beautiful mosaic art using paper and Mod Podge. Click here to register.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Jul 19 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Flowerpot Whale Craft 2:00 pm
Flowerpot Whale Craft
Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
2 ½-4 years AND an adult. Listen to a story about a whale and create a flowerpot whale. Click here to register.
SNAP 2:00 pm
SNAP
Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Island Harvest will be at the library to help with SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) screening, applications, and to provide information and help mediate problems with Social Services. No registration required.  Stop by  to find out if you are Read More ...
Birds of a Feather 6:00 pm
Birds of a Feather
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
3-5 years AND an adult. Listen to a story, make a craft and have a hands-on experience with a chicken and a duck. Click here to register.
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jul 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
Learn Spanish 7:00 pm
Learn Spanish
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Learn the basics of the Spanish language in this course of six one-hour classes for beginners. Open to all, the class covers basic pronunciation and vocabulary to get you started speaking Spanish.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Elephant Story & Craft 10:30 am
Elephant Story & Craft
Jul 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Listen to a funny story and make an elephant craft. Click here to register.
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Jim Cummings returns! This method of Tai Chi contains no complex patterns or difficult movements. Learn a series of easy, gentle movements done in a slow, rhythmic manner—easy as counting to 10! Tai Chi has been shown to improve Read More ...
Kids Battle of the Books 1:30 pm
Kids Battle of the Books
Jul 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Grades 3-5 (entering Grades 4-6 in upcoming school year). Receive a copy of Mighty Jack and Matilda, and have fun in a competition!  We’ll be competing against kids from Patchogue-Medford Library, and answering questions about 2 fun books.  In order Read More ...
A United Kingdom 2:00 pm
A United Kingdom
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:21 pm
Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. Their passionate romance triumphed over every obstacle and changed the course of African history.  (PG-13, 111 mins) https://youtu.be/LKPDNKdpys8
The Sense of an Ending 2:00 pm
The Sense of an Ending
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:48 pm
A man becomes haunted by his past and is presented with a mysterious legacy that causes him to re-think his current situation in life. (PG-13, 108 mins) https://youtu.be/8TbmL_iQbxA  
Minute to Win It 6:30 pm
Minute to Win It
Jul 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Grades 3-5. Compete with friends to complete challenges using common household items such as cookies, paper plates, and balloons, in under a minute! Click here to register.
Board of Trustees: Long Range Planning Committee 6:45 pm
Board of Trustees: Long Range Planning Committee
Jul 20 @ 6:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Regular meeting of the Long Range Planning Committee of the Board of Trustees.
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the library.
Paint Night: Japanese Dragonfly 7:00 pm
Paint Night: Japanese Dragonfly
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Celebrate the arrival of Summer with Laura Goetz as she shows you how to paint a beautiful and elegant dragonfly.  All materials provided, beginners welcome. $7.00
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Moana 3:00 pm
Moana
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Kick back and watch a film with your friends. Snacks provided. https://youtu.be/LKFuXETZUsI
Rainforest Animals up a Tree 3:00 pm
Rainforest Animals up a Tree
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Grades K-5. Paint some animals and position them in a stand-up tree. Click here to register.
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jul 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
Bellport.com’s Blues Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s Blues Acoustic Jam
Jul 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Bellport.com partnership with South Country Library continues to present Acoustic Jams on select Fridays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The 20 year old local program offers an Acoustic Jam of general music: folk, rock, pop, and traditional one week Read More ...
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
SNAP 10:00 am
SNAP
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Island Harvest will be at the library to help with SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) screening, applications, and to provide information and help mediate problems with Social Services. No registration required.  Stop by to find out if you are Read More ...
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jul 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Ice Cream Making 6:00 pm
Ice Cream Making
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Grades 1-5. Ice cream is more than a sweet indulgence — it has nutritional value and an interesting history. During this program, learn to make ice cream the old-fashioned way by hand cranking! Taste some as well! Click here to Read More ...
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
3D Printing 3:00 pm
3D Printing
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register See the library’s  3-D printer in action!  Using Tinkercad, learn how to turn an idea into a model to be printed on a 3-D printer.  Each participant will then have a chance to create an object to be printed.
Message in a Bottle Necklace 3:00 pm
Message in a Bottle Necklace
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Grades 1-5. A message for help? A treasure map? You decide! Create and write your own message in a bottle. Click here to register.
3D Printing 4:00 pm
3D Printing
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register See the library’s  3-D printer in action!  Using Tinkercad, learn how to turn an idea into a model to be printed on a 3-D printer.  Each participant will then have a chance to create an object to be printed.
Animals Alive! 6:00 pm
Animals Alive!
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
3 and up AND an adult. Meet a dozen different animals such as ferrets, chinchillas, sugar gliders, hedgehogs, birds, and lizards. Animal experts will be presenting interesting facts and guiding the animal interaction. Click here to register.
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Jul 26 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Superhero Party 4:00 pm
Superhero Party
Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Grades K-5. Make your own superhero costumes and complete superhero skills training to defeat dastardly villains! Click here to register.
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jul 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
Lego Club 6:30 pm
Lego Club
Jul 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Use your imagination and skill to build with Legos. Meet other kids who love building too. We’ll supply the Legos. Click here to register.
Learn Spanish 7:00 pm
Learn Spanish
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Learn the basics of the Spanish language in this course of six one-hour classes for beginners. Open to all, the class covers basic pronunciation and vocabulary to get you started speaking Spanish.
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Big & Me Framed Watercolor Painting 10:00 am
Big & Me Framed Watercolor Painting
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
3-5 years AND an adult. Children and their caregivers will create a watercolor painting together, complete with a frame ready to hang. Little hands will color and paint while adults use “art tricks” to create amazing artwork! Click here to register.
Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Jim Cummings returns! This method of Tai Chi contains no complex patterns or difficult movements. Learn a series of easy, gentle movements done in a slow, rhythmic manner—easy as counting to 10! Tai Chi has been shown to improve Read More ...
Kids Battle of the Books 1:30 pm
Kids Battle of the Books
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Grades 3-5 (entering Grades 4-6 in upcoming school year). Receive a copy of Mighty Jack and Matilda, and have fun in a competition!  We’ll be competing against kids from Patchogue-Medford Library, and answering questions about 2 fun books.  In order Read More ...
The Shack 2:00 pm
The Shack
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:12 pm
After suffering a family tragedy, Mack Phillips spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his innermost beliefs. Facing a crisis of faith, he receives a mysterious letter urging him to an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. (PG-13, Read More ...
Open Mic Night 6:30 pm
Open Mic Night
Jul 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Performers and non-performers of all ages are encouraged to participate on the last Thursday each month. Local musicians, poets, dancers can take part. No prior registration is required; performers will sign up on arrival. Hosted by local resident Gene Hall. Read More ...
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Summer Sailing Story & Craft 2:00 pm
Summer Sailing Story & Craft
Jul 28 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
2 ½-4 years AND an adult. Listen to a funny story and make a sailboat craft. Click here to register.
Candy Sushi 3:00 pm
Candy Sushi
Jul 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Make delicious sushi rolls using various candies. Register
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jul 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
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The Power of Food 2:00 pm
The Power of Food
Jul 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Register Hot off the heels of presenting in Alaska, Alabama, and Texas, this award-winning professional chef and culinary teacher brings his expertise on introducing more fruits and vegetables, and lean meats to you and your family. Learn easy to replicate, Read More ...
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Free Breakfast for Children 10:00 am
Free Breakfast for Children
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Thanks to Island Harvest, the Children’s Dept. will be serving breakfast for children who need it Monday – Friday from 10-11:30 am through July and August. Lunch is available at Brookhaven Free Library from 12-1pm (subject to change). No registration Read More ...
Jungle Beetles Story & Craft 10:30 am
Jungle Beetles Story & Craft
Jul 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Listen to a buggy tale and make a beetle craft. Click here to register.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Butterfly & Daisy Charm Bracelet 4:00 pm
Butterfly & Daisy Charm Bracelet
Jul 31 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Grades 1-5. Celebrate summer with a fun nature charm bracelet. Click here to register.
Set Sail! 6:30 pm
Set Sail!
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Grades K-5. Set sail in time for summer! Design your own pirate ship and test the waters to see if your vessel is seaworthy. Create and decorate a cork sailboat! Click here to register.