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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Ocean’s 8 2:00 pm
Ocean’s 8
Nov 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:50 pm
(PG-13), 110 minutes Debbie Ocean gathers a crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City’s yearly Met Gala. https://youtu.be/n5LoVcVsiSQ
Meditation and Reiki Circle 5:00 pm
Meditation and Reiki Circle
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Register Join Reiki practitioner Antonietta for energy healing: meditation; short Reiki treatment. Mat, towel, blanket optional.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
Dance Central 3:00 pm
Dance Central
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Dance to chart topping tracks! https://youtu.be/EOIVaPryg8w
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Nov 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Do you like to read and answer trivia questions?  Are you in grades 9-12?  Then the Advanced Division Battle of the Books may be for you! The Books we will be competing on are Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Read More ...
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam
Nov 2 @ 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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Tech Fair Volunteers 10:30 am
Tech Fair Volunteers
Nov 3 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Register We are seeking volunteers to assist the library staff at our Tech Fair in November.  If you are interested in helping, please stop by the YA Desk for more information.
Tech Fair 12:00 pm
Tech Fair
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tech is taking over the main floor of the library! Come experience new dimensions with the Virtual Reality system HTC Vive, which will be available for patrons to try out. See our new 3-D resin printer in action as well Read More ...
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Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years AND an adult. Motherhood is an emotional and physical journey, and we all need support and encouragement. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other mothers. Registration begins November 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 5 @ 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.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Nov 5 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Nov 5 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Basic English Classes (ESOL) 6:30 pm
Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Nov 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to communicate in English. Call library for more information 631-286-0818. Clases de Ingles Nivel Básico ESOL Lunes hasta 18:30-20:30 Del 24 de septiembre al 17 de diciembre. No encuentro el 8 de octubre. Llamada 631-286-0818.
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Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki 9:45 am
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Nov 6 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
Register Kristen devotes 45 minutes to chair yoga for breath work and stress release, 45 to meditation and Reiki. $24
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Nov 6 @ 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 ...
Read to a Dog 6:30 pm
Read to a Dog
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Practice your reading skills on a certified therapy dog! We’ll have a golden retriever and a giant schnauzer as your practice partner. Sign up for a 15-minute slot. Registration begins November 1.
Writer’s Workshop 7:00 pm
Writer’s Workshop
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Register Join fellow authors to write, and constructively criticize, your own work and the work of others. A piece of writing is due at the beginning of each session; 9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6, 11/20. 12/4, 12/18.  First assignment is Read More ...
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Nov 7 @ 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!
Movement & Music 11:00 am
Movement & Music
Nov 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
1-4 years AND an adult. Come ready to dance, sing and have fun moving around. Registration begins November 1.
Baby Games 12:00 pm
Baby Games
Nov 7 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Newborn-1 year AND an adult. Together we will enjoy singing, movement to music, fingerplays, bubbles, parachute time and more activities to encourage your child’s mental and physical growth. Registration begins November 1.
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Nov 7 @ 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!
Teen Advisory Group 3:00 pm
Teen Advisory Group
Nov 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Help us decorate the teen department, eat pizza and let us know what programs and materials you would like to see at the Library.
CANCELLED: Pen Pals: Friendly Letter Writing 4:00 pm
CANCELLED: Pen Pals: Friendly Letter Writing
Nov 7 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
This program has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience!
Ins and Outs of Google Drive 6:30 pm
Ins and Outs of Google Drive
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Register Learn the different features of Google Drive that will help you with your homework.
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Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements – as easy as counting to 10 – to improve health. Six 1-hour classes. $10  
Jurassic World-Fallen Kingdom 2:00 pm
Jurassic World-Fallen Kingdom
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:09 pm
(PG-13), 129 minutes When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event. https://youtu.be/vn9mMeWcgoM
Chess Club 3:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 8 @ 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.
Coffee with a Cop 3:00 pm
Coffee with a Cop
Nov 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Community members, come meet your local Suffolk County police officers for a cup of coffee. Discuss issues and learn more about each other. Fireside Café; free coffee for all attendees.
Gratitude Tree Centerpiece 6:00 pm
Gratitude Tree Centerpiece
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Grades 2-5. Let’s express our gratitude this Thanksgiving with a beautiful gratitude tree for your Thanksgiving table. Registration begins November 1.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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Concept Fun: Letter A 10:30 am
Concept Fun: Letter A
Nov 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
18-35 months AND an adult. A relaxed social and learning time for little ones. We’ll read a book, sing some songs, play and do a simple craft featuring the letter A. This will be a fun and immersive way to Read More ...
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
Marvels Avengers Infinity Wars 3:00 pm
Marvels Avengers Infinity Wars
Nov 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Kick back and watch a film with your friends. Snacks provided. https://youtu.be/6ZfuNTqbHE8
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Nov 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Do you like to read and answer trivia questions?  Are you in grades 9-12?  Then the Advanced Division Battle of the Books may be for you! The Books we will be competing on are Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Read More ...
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Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 10:00 am
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Join the group as we discuss Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Bagels, coffee, and tea are available. Book available Saturday, October 13.
Defensive Driving 10:00 am
Defensive Driving
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 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. There is a fee Read More ...
Crown Crafting 11:00 am
Crown Crafting
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Grades K-5. Craft yourself an amazing crown fit for any prince or princess. Registration begins November 1.
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Veterans Day
Veterans Day
Nov 11 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
Bellport Scarecrow Contest Volunteers 8:30 am
Bellport Scarecrow Contest Volunteers @ Bellport Village Highway Yard
Nov 11 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Register Bellport Village needs volunteers to assist with the take down and dismantling of the scarecrows in the village. All volunteers will receive community service.
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Learn to Play Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Learn to Play Mah Jongg
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Learn to play Mah Jongg in this 3-session introductory workshop, presented by Jacqui Palatnik. Get acquainted with the game’s strategies, sequences, combinations and basic moves. Returnees welcome.
Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years AND an adult. Motherhood is an emotional and physical journey, and we all need support and encouragement. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other mothers. Registration begins November 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 12 @ 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.
Alzheimer/Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:00 pm
Alzheimer/Dementia Caregiver Support Group
Nov 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Register The Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands Caregiver Support Program offers a support group to caregivers for those with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. Register online using the link above or call 516-586-1507.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Nov 12 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Career & Education Counseling 5:30 pm
Career & Education Counseling
Nov 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Betty Velez will be providing 30 minute one-on-one appointments for help with topics such as college advising, resume writing, job applications, interview preparation, career selection and more. Appointment required, call Reference at 631-286-0818 to schedule an appointment. Library patrons only.
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Nov 12 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Basic English Classes (ESOL) 6:30 pm
Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Nov 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to communicate in English. Call library for more information 631-286-0818. Clases de Ingles Nivel Básico ESOL Lunes hasta 18:30-20:30 Del 24 de septiembre al 17 de diciembre. No encuentro el 8 de octubre. Llamada 631-286-0818.
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Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki 9:45 am
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Nov 13 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
Register Kristen devotes 45 minutes to chair yoga for breath work and stress release, 45 to meditation and Reiki. $24
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Nov 13 @ 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 ...
Veterans Resources Fair 3:00 pm
Veterans Resources Fair
Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Representatives from government and community organizations will be on the main floor of the library with resources for veterans including health, housing, legal services, and more.
Concept Fun: Letter A 4:00 pm
Concept Fun: Letter A
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
18-35 months AND an adult. A relaxed social and learning time for little ones. We’ll read a book, sing some songs, play and do a simple craft featuring the letter A. This will be a fun and immersive way to Read More ...
Thanksgiving Tacos 4:00 pm
Thanksgiving Tacos
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Delicious and easy to prepare ground turkey tacos served with delectable mushroom and pepper sauté in a romaine lettuce wrap. Crunchy and delish.
Read to a Dog 6:30 pm
Read to a Dog
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Practice your reading skills on a certified therapy dog! We’ll have a golden retriever and a giant schnauzer as your practice partner. Sign up for a 15-minute slot. Registration begins November 1.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Nov 14 @ 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!
Gobble Gobble Turkey 10:30 am
Gobble Gobble Turkey
Nov 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
3-5 years AND an adult. We’ll share a story and make a colorful turkey. Registration begins November 1.
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Nov 14 @ 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
Nov 14 @ 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 ...
Medicare Educational Seminar 3:00 pm
Medicare Educational Seminar
Nov 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Register  Maximizing benefits? Newly eligible? This strictly educational talk includes options, features, benefits, enrollment periods, planned 2019 changes, supplemental plans, more. Specific carriers’ plans will not be discussed. Open enrollment ends 12/7.
Beginner Soap Making 7:00 pm
Beginner Soap Making
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join Carly from Modern Primal Soap Co. in this demonstration where you will learn how to make your own melt and pour project at home. Each student will take home a guest soap, as well as a set of Read More ...
Friends of the South Country Library 7:00 pm
Friends of the South Country Library
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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Baby Sign Language 10:30 am
Baby Sign Language
Nov 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-18 months AND an adult. Join us for stories and rhymes and learn about the benefits of using sign language with your baby. Registration begins November 1.
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Nov 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements – as easy as counting to 10 – to improve health. Six 1-hour classes. $10  
Damsel 2:00 pm
Damsel
Nov 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:53 pm
(R), 113 minutes It’s the Wild West, circa 1870. A pioneer ventures across the American frontier to marry the love of his life. As his group traverses the west, the once-simple journey grows treacherous, blurring the lines between hero, villain, Read More ...
Meditation and Reiki Circle 5:00 pm
Meditation and Reiki Circle
Nov 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Register Join Reiki practitioner Antonietta for energy healing: meditation; short Reiki treatment. Mat, towel, blanket optional.
On My Own Storytime 6:00 pm
On My Own Storytime
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
3-5 years. Kids will learn through storytelling, singing songs and fingerplays. We will finish with a craft. Children will attend independently. Registration begins November 1.
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the library.
How Good Posture Habits Help Prevent Back Pain 7:00 pm
How Good Posture Habits Help Prevent Back Pain
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Dr. Richard S. Block, DC and Dr. Philip A. Facquet III, DC of Prescription Chiropractic will explain how poor posture causes pain and can impact one’s risk of falling, while providing guidance on proper standing, sitting and sleeping posture, Read More ...
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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Fall Prevention 10:00 am
Fall Prevention
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register  Don’t Let Aging Get You Down…It’s Too Hard to Get Back Up! Have a fear of falling for yourself or a loved one? You’re not alone. Join Kristi Ladowski, MPH, Injury Prevention and Outreach Coordinator at Stony Brook University Read More ...
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
Thanksgiving Potluck Volunteers 5:00 pm
Thanksgiving Potluck Volunteers
Nov 16 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Register We are seeking teens to help out at our 1st Community Potluck. Community Service hours will be provided.
Thanksgiving Pot-Luck 6:00 pm
Thanksgiving Pot-Luck
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our holiday kick off. Take part in our pot-luck feast then attend a concert featuring local bluegrass legends Buddy Merriam & Back Roads Quartet. Enjoy traditional bluegrass music, featuring mandolin, fiddle and guitar. Sign up with Ass’t Dir. Patrick O’Leary Read More ...
Buddy Merriam & Back Roads Quartet 7:00 pm
Buddy Merriam & Back Roads Quartet
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
On Friday, November 16th we will host a community pot-luck Thanksgiving dinner at 6 p.m., followed by a concert at 7 p.m. This year will feature local bluegrass legends, Buddy Merriam & Back Roads Quartet. With an incredibly impressive résumé, Read More ...
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Thanksgiving Pendant 10:30 am
Thanksgiving Pendant
Nov 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 1/2-5 years AND an adult. Listen to a Thanksgiving story and make a colorful beaded necklace. Registration begins November 1.
Fall Puzzle Tree 1:30 pm
Fall Puzzle Tree
Nov 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Grades 2-5. You’ll use puzzle pieces to create this colorful autumn tree. Registration begins November 1.
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Music Mends Minds 2:00 pm
Music Mends Minds
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
At South Country Library. The library is assisting the Bellport Rotary Club chapter of Music Mends Minds. Those suffering from neurological disorders play instruments, sing, clap (or listen) creating live music in an informal setting. For sign up and info: Read More ...
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Learn to Play Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Learn to Play Mah Jongg
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Learn to play Mah Jongg in this 3-session introductory workshop, presented by Jacqui Palatnik. Get acquainted with the game’s strategies, sequences, combinations and basic moves. Returnees welcome.
Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years AND an adult. Motherhood is an emotional and physical journey, and we all need support and encouragement. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other mothers. Registration begins November 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 19 @ 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.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Nov 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Nov 19 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Basic English Classes (ESOL) 6:30 pm
Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to communicate in English. Call library for more information 631-286-0818. Clases de Ingles Nivel Básico ESOL Lunes hasta 18:30-20:30 Del 24 de septiembre al 17 de diciembre. No encuentro el 8 de octubre. Llamada 631-286-0818.
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Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki 9:45 am
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Nov 20 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
Register Kristen devotes 45 minutes to chair yoga for breath work and stress release, 45 to meditation and Reiki. $24
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Nov 20 @ 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
Nov 20 @ 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 6:00 pm
3D Printing
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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.
Read to a Dog 6:30 pm
Read to a Dog
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Practice your reading skills on a certified therapy dog! We’ll have a golden retriever and a giant schnauzer as your practice partner. Sign up for a 15-minute slot. Registration begins November 1.
Writer’s Workshop 7:00 pm
Writer’s Workshop
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Register Join fellow authors to write, and constructively criticize, your own work and the work of others. A piece of writing is due at the beginning of each session; 9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6, 11/20. 12/4, 12/18.  First assignment is Read More ...
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Nov 21 @ 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
Nov 21 @ 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!
SNAP 2:00 pm
SNAP
Nov 21 @ 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 ...
Thanksgiving Day Eve 5:00 pm
Thanksgiving Day Eve
Nov 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The library is closing at 5 p.m. for the holiday eve.
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Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving Day
Nov 22 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
Lego Club 3:00 pm
Lego Club
Nov 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Grades K-5. Create imaginative constructions and show them off to friends and family. Registration begins November 1.
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Sensory Storytime 10:30 am
Sensory Storytime
Nov 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
3 years-Grade 3 AND an adult. A sensory experience in which all children can enjoy a variety of sensory activities through stories and activities that engage the five senses. Children with sensory integration challenges welcome. Registration begins November 1.
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Learn to Play Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Learn to Play Mah Jongg
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Learn to play Mah Jongg in this 3-session introductory workshop, presented by Jacqui Palatnik. Get acquainted with the game’s strategies, sequences, combinations and basic moves. Returnees welcome.
Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years AND an adult. Motherhood is an emotional and physical journey, and we all need support and encouragement. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other mothers. Registration begins November 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 26 @ 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.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Nov 26 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Ozobots 6:00 pm
Ozobots
Nov 26 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Grades 2-5. Control super smart robots with a flick of a marker. Registration begins November 1.
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Nov 26 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Basic English Classes (ESOL) 6:30 pm
Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Nov 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to communicate in English. Call library for more information 631-286-0818. Clases de Ingles Nivel Básico ESOL Lunes hasta 18:30-20:30 Del 24 de septiembre al 17 de diciembre. No encuentro el 8 de octubre. Llamada 631-286-0818.
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Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki 9:45 am
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Nov 27 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
Register Kristen devotes 45 minutes to chair yoga for breath work and stress release, 45 to meditation and Reiki. $24
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Nov 27 @ 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 ...
Mother Goose 4:00 pm
Mother Goose
Nov 27 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Newborn-2 years AND an adult. Sing, say and play along with Mother Goose rhymes. Siblings welcome. Registration begins November 1.
Read to a Dog 6:30 pm
Read to a Dog
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Practice your reading skills on a certified therapy dog! We’ll have a golden retriever and a giant schnauzer as your practice partner. Sign up for a 15-minute slot. Registration begins November 1.
Disability Forum 7:00 pm
Disability Forum
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Councilman Michael Loguercio and members of Brookhaven’s Disability Task Force present an interactive forum to discuss, identify and address the needs of the disabled in South Country community. All are welcome.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Nov 28 @ 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
Nov 28 @ 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!
Volunteer Books Art 3:00 pm
Volunteer Books Art
Nov 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Recycle old books into Holiday decorations to display at the library.
CANCELLED: Pen Pals: Friendly Letter Writing 4:00 pm
CANCELLED: Pen Pals: Friendly Letter Writing
Nov 28 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
This program has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience!
Zumba for Families 6:30 pm
Zumba for Families
Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
3 years-Grade 5 AND an adult. The whole family can get up and move—no wallflowers allowed! Adults need to be active participants and monitor children’s behavior during the program. Please use your judgment—if a child is going to do laps Read More ...
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Playdate: Pet Vet 10:00 am
Playdate: Pet Vet
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
All ages AND an adult. Drop in anytime to take turns playing pet vet. We’ll have vet workstations, “sick” stuffed animals and a receptionist’s desk. Feel free to wear a doctor costume. No registration needed.
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Nov 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements – as easy as counting to 10 – to improve health. Six 1-hour classes. $10  
I Survived: S.T.E.A.M. Learning from Historical Events 2:00 pm
I Survived: S.T.E.A.M. Learning from Historical Events
Nov 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Grades 1-5. Based on the popular I Survived series by Lauren Tarshis, this program will introduce science, technology, engineering, art and math activities to historic events and natural disasters from the book series. Learn about the Titanic, sharks, tornadoes, the Read More ...
Solo: A Star Wars Story 2:00 pm
Solo: A Star Wars Story
Nov 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
(PG-13), 135 minutes During an adventure into a dark criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his future copilot Chewbacca and encounters Lando Calrissian years before joining the Rebellion. https://youtu.be/jPEYpryMp2s
Meditation and Reiki Circle 5:00 pm
Meditation and Reiki Circle
Nov 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Register Join Reiki practitioner Antonietta for energy healing: meditation; short Reiki treatment. Mat, towel, blanket optional.
Open Mic Night 6:30 pm
Open Mic Night
Nov 29 @ 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 ...
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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All About Facebook 10:00 am
All About Facebook
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register In this lecture and demonstration, you will learn everything about Facebook, the popular social networking website. Bring your questions!
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 30 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
Giant Games 3:00 pm
Giant Games
Nov 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Stop by the library to play giant Jenga and Connect Four and maybe some regular sized games too.
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Nov 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Do you like to read and answer trivia questions?  Are you in grades 9-12?  Then the Advanced Division Battle of the Books may be for you! The Books we will be competing on are Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Read More ...