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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Battle of the Sexes 2:00 pm
Battle of the Sexes
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:01 pm
(PG-13), 121 minutes In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women’s movement, the 1973 tennis match between women’s world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men’s-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most Read More ...
Heart-Shaped Wreath 7:00 pm
Heart-Shaped Wreath
Feb 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join artist Diana Conklin as we make this seasonally appropriate heart-shaped wreath using dried flowers and botanicals.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Feb 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
SMART Recovery® is the leading SELF-EMPOWERING addiction recovery support group. Our participants learn tools for recovery based on the latest scientific research. We can help people recover from all types of addiction and addictive behaviors including: alcoholism, drug abuse, drug Read More ...
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Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Feb 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! More information on the books can be found here.
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam
Feb 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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Me Before You by Jojo Moyes 10:00 am
Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for our Books and Bagels book discussion as we discuss Me Before You by Jojo Moyes. Sign up begins January 2. In person registration is required.
Construction Zone 11:00 am
Construction Zone
Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
3-5 years AND an adult. Visit our “construction zone” and build anything you can imagine with cardboard bricks and blocks. We’ll supply the hard hats! Registration begins February 1.
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Valentine’s Day Story & Craft 10:30 am
Valentine’s Day Story & Craft
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 1/2-5 years AND an adult. Listen to a story and make a Valentine for someone special. Registration begins February 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Feb 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
Feb 5 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register A holistic approach uniting body, mind, and spirit.  Primarily for beginners; all are welcome.  This course covers standing, seated, twist poses, and more. 1/16, 1/22, 1/29, and 2/6.  $28.
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Feb 5 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register A holistic approach uniting body, mind, and spirit.  Primarily for beginners; all are welcome.  This course covers standing, seated, twist poses, and more.  1/16, 1/22, 1/29, and 2/6.  $28.
ESOL 6:30 pm
ESOL
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to speak English. No registration required. Aprenda comunicarse en inglés. Registro no es necesario
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AARP Defensive Driving 10:00 am
AARP Defensive Driving
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Register Course completion entitles you to insurance discounts and point reduction on your driving record. Check or Money Order only, payable to AARP. There is a fee of $20 for AARP members and $25 for nonmembers.
AARP Tax Assistance Program 10:00 am
AARP Tax Assistance Program
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Registration for the AARP Tax Assistance Program begins for residents on Tuesday, January 2 at 9:30 A.M.  Non-residents may begin to register on Tuesday, January 16 at 9:30 a.m., if there are spaces still available. This is a free, volunteer-run Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Feb 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 ...
CANCELLED: Book Buddies 4:30 pm
CANCELLED: Book Buddies
Feb 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
All sessions of this program have been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
Advanced Photoshop 6:30 pm
Advanced Photoshop
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Learn more about the advanced features of Photoshop.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Feb 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!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Feb 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!
SNAP 2:00 pm
SNAP
Feb 7 @ 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 ...
Beginner Knitting 7:00 pm
Beginner Knitting
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join instructor Aimee Saccio as she teaches you how to knit and purl and make a lovely scarf and hat in the process!  Please bring a pair of size 11 Knitting Needles and 3 balls of Bernat Softee Chunky Read More ...
CANCELLED: Valentine’s Day Origami 7:00 pm
CANCELLED: Valentine’s Day Origami
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
This program has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
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American Made 2:00 pm
American Made
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:55 pm
(R), 115 minutes A pilot lands work for the CIA and as a drug runner in the south during the 1980s. https://youtu.be/AEBIJRAkujM
Chess Club 3:00 pm
Chess Club
Feb 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.  
CANCELLED: Book Buddies 6:00 pm
CANCELLED: Book Buddies
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
All sessions of this program have been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
SMART Recovery® is the leading SELF-EMPOWERING addiction recovery support group. Our participants learn tools for recovery based on the latest scientific research. We can help people recover from all types of addiction and addictive behaviors including: alcoholism, drug abuse, drug Read More ...
West African Dance 7:00 pm
West African Dance
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register In honor of Black History Month, Khadijah Abdus Samad of the Rhythm & Culture Dance Center will teach you the lively art of West African Dance. Class will start with a warm up, an African Spiritual dance, and an Read More ...
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Shake, Rattle & Read 1:30 pm
Shake, Rattle & Read
Feb 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
12-35 months. Listen to a story, sing some songs and explore musical instruments. Siblings welcome. Registration begins February 1.
Leap 3:00 pm
Leap
Feb 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Kick back and watch a film with your friends. Snacks provided. https://youtu.be/sMpmYXi94Jo
CANCELLED: Lego Club 5:00 pm
CANCELLED: Lego Club
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This program has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Feb 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! More information on the books can be found here.
Rhonda Denet: Tribute to Aretha Franklin 7:00 pm
Rhonda Denet: Tribute to Aretha Franklin
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Rhonda Denet: Tribute to Aretha Franklin
We’re celebrating Black History Month by welcoming back popular, power-house performer Rhonda Denet with her tremendous performance of Aretha Franklin classics. A dessert buffet will be served following the performance.
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CANCELLED: Read to a Dog 2:00 pm
CANCELLED: Read to a Dog
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All sessions of this program have been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
Jump Bunch 10:00 pm
Jump Bunch
Feb 10 @ 10:00 pm – 10:45 pm
18 months-5 years AND an adult. A fun movement program and simple introduction to sports. Designed to improve basic motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Come and play! Registration begins February 1.
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Senior Advocate 10:00 am
Senior Advocate
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jacqueline Fleming of the Suffolk Office of the Aging is back to help you with questions about services and programs for seniors, paperwork for Medicare, Medicaid, food stamps, HEAP, and senior ID cards. No registration is required.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Feb 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
Feb 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.
Book Discussion: The Memory of Things by Gae Polisner 3:00 pm
Book Discussion: The Memory of Things by Gae Polisner
Feb 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Come join us in a lively discussion about some of today’s latest and greatest teen titles. The First ten people to sign up will receive a copy of the book. Snacks will be served! https://youtu.be/at2LefIbqWc
Little Listeners 4:00 pm
Little Listeners
Feb 12 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
3-5 years AND an adult. Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and a short film. Registration begins February 1.
ESOL 6:30 pm
ESOL
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to speak English. No registration required. Aprenda comunicarse en inglés. Registro no es necesario
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AARP Tax Assistance Program 10:00 am
AARP Tax Assistance Program
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Registration for the AARP Tax Assistance Program begins for residents on Tuesday, January 2 at 9:30 A.M.  Non-residents may begin to register on Tuesday, January 16 at 9:30 a.m., if there are spaces still available. This is a free, volunteer-run Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Feb 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 ...
CANCELLED: Book Buddies 4:30 pm
CANCELLED: Book Buddies
Feb 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
All sessions of this program have been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
1, 2, 3, Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead 6:30 pm
1, 2, 3, Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
2-5 years AND an adult. An early and fun introduction to S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, art and math) concepts. Features fine and gross motor skills practice, manipulatives, movement, music, listening skill practice, circle time and a craft. Registration begins February Read More ...
Writing Workshop 7:00 pm
Writing Workshop
Feb 13 @ 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; 2/13, 2/27, 3/13, 3/27, 4/10, 4/24, 5/8, 5/22. First assignment is Read More ...
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Feb 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!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Feb 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!
CANCELLED: Heart Art 3:00 pm
CANCELLED: Heart Art
Feb 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This program has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
Child/Family Health Plus 3:00 pm
Child/Family Health Plus
Feb 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 ...
Chocolate Treats 3:00 pm
Chocolate Treats
Feb 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Make a special treat for Valentine’s Day by dipping strawberries, pretzels and more into chocolate!  
Beginner Knitting 7:00 pm
Beginner Knitting
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join instructor Aimee Saccio as she teaches you how to knit and purl and make a lovely scarf and hat in the process!  Please bring a pair of size 11 Knitting Needles and 3 balls of Bernat Softee Chunky Read More ...
Friends of the South Country Library 7:00 pm
Friends of the South Country Library
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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It 2:00 pm
It
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm
(R), 135 minutes A group of bullied kids band together when a monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children. https://youtu.be/FnCdOQsX5kc
Seed Sorting Volunteers 3:00 pm
Seed Sorting Volunteers
Feb 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Volunteers are needed to sort seeds into packets for the upcoming season of the Seed Library. Community Service Hours will be given.
CANCELLED: Book Buddies 6:00 pm
CANCELLED: Book Buddies
Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
All sessions of this program have been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
Independent Pajama Storytime 6:00 pm
Independent Pajama Storytime
Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
3-5 years. Wear your jammies and join us to enjoy stories, songs and a simple craft. Children will attend independently. Sign up for one or both sessions. Registration begins February 1.
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the library.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
SMART Recovery® is the leading SELF-EMPOWERING addiction recovery support group. Our participants learn tools for recovery based on the latest scientific research. We can help people recover from all types of addiction and addictive behaviors including: alcoholism, drug abuse, drug Read More ...
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Baby & Me Storytime 10:30 am
Baby & Me Storytime
Feb 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-2 years. Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories. Siblings welcome. Registration begins February 1.
Super Mario Bros 3:00 pm
Super Mario Bros
Feb 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Register Run, stomp and fly through eight worlds packed with enemies and surprises! Snacks will be served. https://youtu.be/pipMu0HXiU0
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Feb 16 @ 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! More information on the books can be found here.
Bellport.com’s Blues Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s Blues Acoustic Jam
Feb 16 @ 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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Defensive Driving 10:00 am
Defensive Driving
Feb 17 @ 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 ...
CANCELLED: Time for Mother Goose 10:30 am
CANCELLED: Time for Mother Goose
Feb 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
This program has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
CANCELLED: Read to a Dog 2:00 pm
CANCELLED: Read to a Dog
Feb 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All sessions of this program have been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience!
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Presidents’ Day
Presidents’ Day
Feb 19 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
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AARP Tax Assistance Program 10:00 am
AARP Tax Assistance Program
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Registration for the AARP Tax Assistance Program begins for residents on Tuesday, January 2 at 9:30 A.M.  Non-residents may begin to register on Tuesday, January 16 at 9:30 a.m., if there are spaces still available. This is a free, volunteer-run Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Feb 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 ...
Traveling Trunk Show from Think Big Theater Arts 7:00 pm
Traveling Trunk Show from Think Big Theater Arts
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
2 years-Grade 2 AND an adult. Miss Heather travels around the world for stories to share. Through music, sound effects and costumed play, she created a delightful improvised performance with audience participation. Registration begins February 1.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Feb 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
Feb 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!
Love Your Pet Day 6:30 pm
Love Your Pet Day
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Grades K-5 AND an adult. Celebrate National Love Your Pet Day by listening to amazing pet stories and making a fun craft! Registration begins February 1.
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Stop Motion Movie: Paper Scenes 10:30 am
Stop Motion Movie: Paper Scenes
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Grades 2-5. Learn stop motion technique with a flat paper scene. Registration begins February 1.
Blade Runner 2049 2:00 pm
Blade Runner 2049
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:43 pm
(R), 163 minutes A young blade runner’s discovery of a long buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who’s been missing for thirty years. https://youtu.be/gCcx85zbxz4
Independent Pajama Storytime 6:00 pm
Independent Pajama Storytime
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
3-5 years. Wear your jammies and join us to enjoy stories, songs and a simple craft. Children will attend independently. Sign up for one or both sessions. Registration begins February 1.
Open Mic Night 6:30 pm
Open Mic Night
Feb 22 @ 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
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
SMART Recovery® is the leading SELF-EMPOWERING addiction recovery support group. Our participants learn tools for recovery based on the latest scientific research. We can help people recover from all types of addiction and addictive behaviors including: alcoholism, drug abuse, drug Read More ...
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Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements to improve balance, flexibility, energy and strength. Six 1-hour classes. $10 Cancelled session will be held on Friday, February 23 at 12:00 p.m.
Imagination Playground 2:00 pm
Imagination Playground
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Grades K-5. Are your kids bored on vacation? They can use their imaginations to build with 250 giant foam blocks! Great for kids of different abilities. Registration begins February 1.
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Feb 23 @ 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! More information on the books can be found here.
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Cooking With Kids 11:00 am
Cooking With Kids
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Grades K-5 AND an adult. Dr. Robert Dell’Amore will present a fun cooking demo and you get to sample! Get recipes for quick, healthy family meals, tips for veggie storage and more. Recipes feature lean meats, and do not include Read More ...
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SNAP 10:00 am
SNAP
Feb 26 @ 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 ...
Squirrels, Owls, and a Fox Story & Craft 10:30 am
Squirrels, Owls, and a Fox Story & Craft
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 1/2-5 years AND an adult. Listen to some stories and make a squirrel, owl or fox craft. Registration begins February 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Feb 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.
ESOL 6:30 pm
ESOL
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to speak English. No registration required. Aprenda comunicarse en inglés. Registro no es necesario
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AARP Tax Assistance Program 10:00 am
AARP Tax Assistance Program
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Registration for the AARP Tax Assistance Program begins for residents on Tuesday, January 2 at 9:30 A.M.  Non-residents may begin to register on Tuesday, January 16 at 9:30 a.m., if there are spaces still available. This is a free, volunteer-run Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Feb 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 ...
Building Job Skills for Success 7:00 pm
Building Job Skills for Success
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join Michael Coritsidis, a Self-Improvement/Career Coach and former F.E.G.S Non-Profit professional, as he shares various methods and tips for employment success.
Writing Workshop 7:00 pm
Writing Workshop
Feb 27 @ 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; 2/13, 2/27, 3/13, 3/27, 4/10, 4/24, 5/8, 5/22. First assignment is Read More ...
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Feb 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
Feb 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!