Despite reopening we are still not having any in-person programs, however we are still offering some great programs virtually! Check them out below, click on the name of the program for registration/attendance information.
For recordings of some of our previous programs, check out our YouTube Channel.
Weekly Trivia Challenge: Join us weekly for a fun trivia challenge!
6/1-6/3 – Capital Cities – How well do you know the world’s capital cities based on their famous landmarks? Game Pin: 04813783
6/8-6/10 – Friends TV Show – How well do you remember the TV show friends? Game Pin: 03539296
Enrichment Craft: Seashell Sensory Jars
Create your own calming sensory bottle perfect for the summer.
Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your library card to register. Pick-up begins June 1. While supplies last.
Gardening by the Sea: Thursday, June 3 7pm
If you garden near the sea, you know there are additional matters requiring your attention. Which plants can tolerate salt spray, sand or sandy soil and considerable wind? Discover the many attractive cultivars of plants, including perennials, shrubs and grasses which can successfully withstand the challenges of the coastal environment.
The Road to Financial Independence: Wednesday, June 9 7pm
Become an Owner not a loaner of your money. Find out how the Rule of 72 can work for you! Email email@example.com to receive the Zoom link.
Cartooning with Rick Stromoski: Thursday, June 10 7pm
Learn cartooning, a great way to relax and create! Award-winning cartoonist and humorous illustrator Rick Stromoski will teach how to draw characters, expressions and animals in this fun and entertaining program. Suitable for grade 3 and up, teens and families are welcome to join the fun and learn from this talented artist. Materials: Have a stack of paper and something you like to draw with.
Walk Safe LI: Pedestrian/Bike Safety: Friday, June 11 2pm
Long Island is one of the most dangerous regions in the state for pedestrian and vehicle injuries and fatalities. Cindy Brown, recognized leader in pedestrian safety will discuss pedestrian safety laws that walkers, cyclists and motorists need to know. Highlights include: How and why Daylight Savings affects pedestrian safety, HAWK pedestrian safety signal being installed in parts of Nassau and Suffolk, the dangers of distracted walking, and Misconceptions about visibility.
Virtual Chair Yoga: Monday, June 14 10am
Join Kristen Orsini for a rejuvenating hour of chair yoga with breath work for mind/body tension and stress release.
iPhone Photography: Thursday, June 17 7pm
The days of having to bring the camera are finally over and we are taking tons of photos with our phones. So now let’s get the best photos we can! Instructor Kristine Thomas will cover all features of the i-phone camera including various capture modes, editing and how to get those images off the phone and in a frame where they deserve to be.
Curbside Pickup: You can request materials through the library catalog and then, when we inform you that they’re ready, you can reserve a time slot for curbside pickup! You can also call us at any time to have materials set aside and schedule your pickup over the phone. Click here for more information.
Print From Home: You can submit print jobs through our website and arrange for contactless curbside pickup of your prints. Click here for more information.
Parking Lot Wi-Fi: The library is pleased to announce that we have expanded our WiFi access throughout the library parking lot. If you or someone you know is in need of internet access, come by anytime. There is no password, just connect to our network and agree to the wireless policy. We expect all users (whether by car, bike or on foot) to follow social distancing protocols at all times or we will be unable to continue the service. If you experience any difficulties, please contact us via email, chat or phone.
Seed Library: We’re excited to share that our Seed Library is still open! You can pick up seeds from the library by calling us us to request 2 seed packets per visit, we’ll set up a day and time for you to come pick them up and we’ll bring them out to your car.
Resume & Cover Letter Assistance: We’re pleased to offer free resume and cover letter assistance during this time! Fill out the form, attach your resume and/or cover letter and our newsletter editor will review it, proofread it and email you with any suggestions for how it can be improved. We know when this pause is over, many will be looking for work and we hope this service will help you land back on your feet!
New Digital Resource: Creativebug: We’re excited to share that you now have access to Creativebug, a collection of thousands of arts and crafts videos! You’ll find videos for fiber crafts such as knitting and crocheting (complete with downloadable pdf instructions), painting, paper crafts, jewelry, kids projects (like galaxy slime and astro origami) and so much more!
Reading Suggestions for Libby and Hoopla: Our librarians are recommending some fantastic books to read digitally from home while the library is closed. Check them out!