Events

South Country Library Program Calendar

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

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Book Donations 9:30 am
Book Donations
Apr 1 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Spring cleaning? Have gently used books to donate? Donations of books, audio books and DVDs will be gratefully accepted for the Friends of the South Country Library’s book sale during drop off days. (Please, no dictionaries, encyclopedias, textbooks.)
Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other caregivers for support and encouragement. Registration begins March 1.
SNAP 10:00 am
SNAP
Apr 1 @ 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
Apr 1 @ 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 6:15 pm
Yoga
Apr 1 @ 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 ...
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Art Cart 9:30 am
Art Cart
Apr 2 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Our Art Cart has craft supplies – you bring your ideas! Adult supervision required. Come get creative on Saturdays 1:30-4 p.m., Friday March 8th 2-5 p.m., Tuesday April 2nd all day, and Friday April 26th 10-noon.
Book Donations 9:30 am
Book Donations
Apr 2 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Spring cleaning? Have gently used books to donate? Donations of books, audio books and DVDs will be gratefully accepted for the Friends of the South Country Library’s book sale during drop off days. (Please, no dictionaries, encyclopedias, textbooks.)
Library Budget Vote and Trustee Election 9:30 am
Library Budget Vote and Trustee Election
Apr 2 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Annual budget vote and trustee election. You will be electing three trustees to three-year terms. Recipients of the three highest vote counts will fill terms until 2022. Newly elected trustees will be seated at the May 16 meeting of the Read More ...
AARP Tax Assistance Program 10:00 am
AARP Tax Assistance Program
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
By appointment only. Register beginning Wednesday, January 2. Visit or call to schedule, Reference 631-286-0818. AARP volunteer-run, free tax service only for South Country Library seniors and low- and middle-income patrons with basic returns. Appointments are limited. Valid South Country Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Apr 2 @ 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 ...
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Book Donations 9:30 am
Book Donations
Apr 3 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Spring cleaning? Have gently used books to donate? Donations of books, audio books and DVDs will be gratefully accepted for the Friends of the South Country Library’s book sale during drop off days. (Please, no dictionaries, encyclopedias, textbooks.)
AARP Defensive Driving 10:00 am
AARP Defensive Driving
Apr 3 @ 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 non-members.
Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Apr 3 @ 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
Apr 3 @ 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!
Vegetarian Comfort Food 6:30 pm
Vegetarian Comfort Food
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join Chef Bonnie and learn how to make delicious falafel burgers served in pita bread along with crunchy, colorful cabbage and carrot slaw combined with honey- roasted pecans and dried cranberries. Taste these outstanding yet easy recipes and try Read More ...
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Book Donations 9:30 am
Book Donations
Apr 4 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Spring cleaning? Have gently used books to donate? Donations of books, audio books and DVDs will be gratefully accepted for the Friends of the South Country Library’s book sale during drop off days. (Please, no dictionaries, encyclopedias, textbooks.)
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Apr 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of rhythmic, gentle moves to improve balance, flexibility, energy and strength. Five 1-hour classes. $8  
Playdate: Pet Vet 1:00 pm
Playdate: Pet Vet
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
All ages AND an adult Drop in and play pet vet! We’ll have vet workstations, a receptionist’s desk and a waiting room set up. Feel free to wear a doctor costume. No registration required.
The Front Runner 2:00 pm
The Front Runner
Apr 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:52 pm
Runner (R), 112 minutes The 1988 presidential campaign for American Senator Gary Hart is derailed when he’s caught in a scandalous love affair. https://youtu.be/BAOYDcnVx6E
Book Sale Volunteers 3:00 pm
Book Sale Volunteers
Apr 4 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Register The Friends of the Library are looking for volunteers to help them with their book sale. Community Service hours will be provided.
Meditation as Medication 6:30 pm
Meditation as Medication
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Can meditation improve high blood pressure, anxiety, depression, or pain? If a doctor told you to meditate, would you hesitate? Matthew Raider, MD is a clinical physician and coordinating director of the Geriatric Teaching Program in Family Medicine at Read More ...
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Apr 4 @ 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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Friends of the Library Book Sale 6:00 pm
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 6 @ 8:30 pm
Come shop for used books and audiovisual items at the Friends of the South Country Library fundraiser book sale. The group helps create library programs, events and innovations through fundraising.
Coping with Arthritis 10:00 am
Coping with Arthritis
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register A representative from Metro Physical and Aquatic Therapy will discuss techniques to enable you to manage and help alleviate the aches and pains of arthritis. Includes Q&A and a demonstration of exercises. Refreshments will be served.
Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register This ancient evidence based, Chinese healing art is sweeping the country, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. Sign up for four classes and see what the fuss is all about. These exercises are similar to taiji and Read More ...
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Apr 5 @ 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.
Spring Blossoms Story & Craft 2:30 pm
Spring Blossoms Story & Craft
Apr 5 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
2 ½-5 years. Let’s welcome spring with a story and a beautiful spring tree craft. Registration begins April 1.
Super Smash Bros 3:00 pm
Super Smash Bros
Apr 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Battle it out with Nintendo’s greatest heroes!  Snacks will be served. https://youtu.be/nb1m_wyB4bM
Book Sale Volunteers 5:30 pm
Book Sale Volunteers
Apr 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The Friends of the Library are looking for volunteers to help them with organizing their book sale. Community Service hours will be provided.
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam
Apr 5 @ 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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Book Sale Volunteers 10:00 am
Book Sale Volunteers
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Register The Friends of the Library are looking for volunteers to help them with their book sale. Community Service hours will be provided.
Friends of the Library Book Sale 10:00 am
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Come shop for used books and audiovisual items at the Friends of the South Country Library fundraiser book sale. The group helps create library programs, events and innovations through fundraising.
Box Play 11:00 am
Box Play
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Turn a box into anything you can dream of! We’ll supply everything you need, just bring your imagination. Registration begins April 1.
Art Cart 1:30 pm
Art Cart
Apr 6 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Our Art Cart has craft supplies – you bring your ideas! Adult supervision required. Come get creative on Saturdays 1:30-4 p.m., Friday March 8th 2-5 p.m., Tuesday April 2nd all day, and Friday April 26th 10-noon.
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Book Sale Volunteers 12:00 pm
Book Sale Volunteers
Apr 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Register The Friends of the Library are looking for volunteers to help them with their book sale. Community Service hours will be provided.
Friends of the Library Book Sale 12:00 pm
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Apr 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Come shop for used books and audiovisual items at the Friends of the South Country Library fundraiser book sale. The group helps create library programs, events and innovations through fundraising.
Law of Attraction Book Club 2:00 pm
Law of Attraction Book Club
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join social work intern Antonietta to discuss Pam Grout’s NY Times bestseller, E-Squared: 9 Do-It-Yourself Energy Experiments That Prove Your Thoughts Create Your Reality. New principles weekly. Prepare to discuss chapter 1 on day 1, and do experiment 1 together. Read More ...
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Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other caregivers for support and encouragement. Registration begins March 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Apr 8 @ 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
Apr 8 @ 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: Ghost by Jason Reynolds 3:00 pm
Book Discussion: Ghost by Jason Reynolds
Apr 8 @ 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!
National Library Week Kickoff Volunteers 5:30 pm
National Library Week Kickoff Volunteers
Apr 8 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Volunteers are needed to help out during our kickoff event. For more information please ask at the YA Desk. Community Service hours will be provided.
National Library Week Kickoff 6:00 pm
National Library Week Kickoff
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us on Monday, April 8 as we kick off National Library Week. We will have live music, green screen photos, scavenger hunts for all ages, raffles, and give-aways.
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Apr 8 @ 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 ...
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AARP Tax Assistance Program 10:00 am
AARP Tax Assistance Program
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
By appointment only. Register beginning Wednesday, January 2. Visit or call to schedule, Reference 631-286-0818. AARP volunteer-run, free tax service only for South Country Library seniors and low- and middle-income patrons with basic returns. Appointments are limited. Valid South Country Read More ...
Chair Yoga, Meditation, Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, Reiki
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Register Hit “re-set” and leave rejuvenated. Kristen spends half of the class on chair yoga for breath work and stress release, half on meditation and Reiki. Eight 1½-hour classes. $32
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Apr 9 @ 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 ...
Bank On It: Introduction 3:00 pm
Bank On It: Introduction
Apr 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Register Learn the tools necessary to increase financial literacy in this introduction to bank services with Shawn Patrick-Reese of the People’s United Bank. Bank on It: College and Cars
Elephant & Piggie Storytime 6:15 pm
Elephant & Piggie Storytime
Apr 9 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Grades K-2. Join us for a special Elephant & Piggie storytime filled with books, songs, games and a craft. The pigeon might even make a sneaky appearance! Registration begins April 1.
Self-Publishing 7:00 pm
Self-Publishing
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join Ty Reid, an independent publisher/author, as she shows us aspiring authors exactly how to get started with self-publishing.  Attendees will learn basic manuscript writing, publishing dos and don’ts, software tools to use for easy professional finishes, which platforms Read More ...
Writer’s Workshop 7:00 pm
Writer’s Workshop
Apr 9 @ 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; First assignment is given to you at registration.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Apr 10 @ 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!
Dr. Seuss Story & Craft 10:30 am
Dr. Seuss Story & Craft
Apr 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Let’s have some fun with Dr. Seuss stories and crafts! Registration begins April 1.
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Apr 10 @ 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!
Fireplace Literary Club 2:30 pm
Fireplace Literary Club
Apr 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  March: Brookhaven Free Library. Let’s Talk (travels, books, movies.) April: Brookhaven Free Library. Charles Napoli, antiques dealer (bring item for appraisal, discussion).
Child/Family Health Plus 3:00 pm
Child/Family Health Plus
Apr 10 @ 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 ...
Bank on It: College and Cars 6:30 pm
Bank on It: College and Cars
Apr 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Learn the financial tools you will need that will help you understand the loan process that would be used to pay for college and cars with Shawn Patrick-Reese of the People’s United Bank. Bank on It: Introduction
Friends of the South Country Library 7:00 pm
Friends of the South Country Library
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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Mother Goose 10:00 am
Mother Goose
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Newborn-2 years AND an adult. Sing, say and play along with Mother Goose rhymes. Siblings welcome. Registration begins April 1.
Bohemian Rhapsody 2:00 pm
Bohemian Rhapsody
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
(PG-13), 135 minutes A chronicle of Freddie Mercury and the band Queen during the years leading up to their appearance at the 1985 Live Aid concert. https://youtu.be/mP0VHJYFOAU  
Gardening Club 3:00 pm
Gardening Club
Apr 11 @ 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. Dates subject to Read More ...
Happy Birthday, Mo Willems’ Pigeon! 4:00 pm
Happy Birthday, Mo Willems’ Pigeon!
Apr 11 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
3 years-Grade 2 AND an adult. Celebrate the pigeon’s birthday with us at the library! Registration begins April 1.
Meditation and Reiki Circle 5:00 pm
Meditation and Reiki Circle
Apr 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Register Join Reiki practitioner Antonietta for energy healing: meditation; short Reiki treatment. Mat, towel, blanket optional.
Coffee with Library Admin 6:00 pm
Coffee with Library Admin
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Stop by the Fireside Café for a free cup of coffee and an opportunity to meet director Kristina Sembler and assistant director Patrick O’Leary to speak about your library to share your ideas or suggestions and experiences.
Self-Publishing 7:00 pm
Self-Publishing
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join Ty Reid, an independent publisher/author, as she shows us aspiring authors exactly how to get started with self-publishing.  Attendees will learn basic manuscript writing, publishing dos and don’ts, software tools to use for easy professional finishes, which platforms Read More ...
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Apr 11 @ 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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Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register This ancient evidence based, Chinese healing art is sweeping the country, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. Sign up for four classes and see what the fuss is all about. These exercises are similar to taiji and Read More ...
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Apr 12 @ 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.
Shake, Rattle & Read 2:00 pm
Shake, Rattle & Read
Apr 12 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
12-35 months AND an adult. Listen to a story, sing some songs and explore musical instruments. Siblings welcome. Registration begins April 1.
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald 3:00 pm
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
Apr 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Kick back and watch a film with your friends. Snacks provided. https://youtu.be/8bYBOVWLNIs
Long Island Composers Alliance (L.I.C.A) 7:00 pm
Long Island Composers Alliance (L.I.C.A)
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Long Island Composers Alliance (LICA) was founded in 1972 by composers Marga Richter & Herbert Deutsch. Since that time LICA has presented over 300 concerts featuring more than 1500 new compositions by more than 100 Long Island based composers. Read More ...
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2019 Long Island Reads: The Female Persuasion 10:00 am
2019 Long Island Reads: The Female Persuasion
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join the group as we discuss 2019’s Long Island Reads book! The Female Persuasion by MegWolitzer. Bagels, coffee, and tea are available. Book available Saturday, March 2. The first 20 to register will receive a free copy to keep. Long Read More ...
Authors Unlimited 10:00 am
Authors Unlimited @ St. Joseph's College
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Celebrating reading by connecting teens and authors! This free full-day program open to everyone, but teens and tweens get preferred seating! Attendees will get the chance to meet dynamic authors of young adult literature first at an author panel and then Read More ...
Defensive Driving 10:00 am
Defensive Driving
Apr 13 @ 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 ...
Art Cart 1:30 pm
Art Cart
Apr 13 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Our Art Cart has craft supplies – you bring your ideas! Adult supervision required. Come get creative on Saturdays 1:30-4 p.m., Friday March 8th 2-5 p.m., Tuesday April 2nd all day, and Friday April 26th 10-noon.
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Law of Attraction Book Club 2:00 pm
Law of Attraction Book Club
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join social work intern Antonietta to discuss Pam Grout’s NY Times bestseller, E-Squared: 9 Do-It-Yourself Energy Experiments That Prove Your Thoughts Create Your Reality. New principles weekly. Prepare to discuss chapter 1 on day 1, and do experiment 1 together. Read More ...
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Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other caregivers for support and encouragement. Registration begins March 1.
Senior Advocate 10:00 am
Senior Advocate
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jacqueline Fleming, Suffolk County Office of the Aging helps you with questions about services and programs for seniors, paperwork for Medicare, Medicaid, food stamps, HEAP, and ID cards. No registration required.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Apr 15 @ 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.
Kindness Rocks 3:00 pm
Kindness Rocks
Apr 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Create inspirational rocks to spread positivity in the community.
Popsicle Stick Bracelets 6:00 pm
Popsicle Stick Bracelets
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Grades K-5. Make and decorate a popsicle bracelet that anyone can wear. Registration begins April 1.
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Apr 15 @ 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 ...
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Chair Yoga, Meditation, Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, Reiki
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Register Hit “re-set” and leave rejuvenated. Kristen spends half of the class on chair yoga for breath work and stress release, half on meditation and Reiki. Eight 1½-hour classes. $32
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Apr 16 @ 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 ...
Tots Night Out: Bird Puppet 6:30 pm
Tots Night Out: Bird Puppet
Apr 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
18 months-5 years AND an adult. This fun class features fine and gross motor skill practice, manipulatives, movement, music, listening skill practice, circle time, and a craft. Registration begins April 1.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Apr 17 @ 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!
Colorful Chicken Story & Craft 10:30 am
Colorful Chicken Story & Craft
Apr 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
3-5 years AND an adult. Share a story and create a perky chicken! Registration begins April 1.
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Apr 17 @ 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
Apr 17 @ 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 ...
Recycled Magazine Art 3:30 pm
Recycled Magazine Art
Apr 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Register Transform old magazines into a beautiful piece of art!
Choose Your Own Adventure Book Club 6:30 pm
Choose Your Own Adventure Book Club
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Listen to Miss Amanda read a Choose Your Own Adventure book and vote as a group on how the story should turn out. Then we’ll make a craft related to the story. (You don’t have to read any Read More ...
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Hoppin’ Down the Bunny Trail Story & Craft 10:30 am
Hoppin’ Down the Bunny Trail Story & Craft
Apr 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Listen to an Easter story and make an “eggstraordinary” craft. Registration begins April 1.
Mother Goose 1:30 pm
Mother Goose
Apr 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Newborn-2 years AND an adult. Sing, say and play along with Mother Goose rhymes. Siblings welcome.
Green Book 2:00 pm
Green Book
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:10 pm
(PG-13), 130 minutes A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South. https://youtu.be/QkZxoko_HC0
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the library.
DIY Terrarium 7:00 pm
DIY Terrarium
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join Theresa as we use pebbles, succulents, and other plants to create a beautiful terrarium.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Apr 18 @ 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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Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register This ancient evidence based, Chinese healing art is sweeping the country, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. Sign up for four classes and see what the fuss is all about. These exercises are similar to taiji and Read More ...
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Apr 19 @ 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.
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Art Cart 1:30 pm
Art Cart
Apr 20 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Our Art Cart has craft supplies – you bring your ideas! Adult supervision required. Come get creative on Saturdays 1:30-4 p.m., Friday March 8th 2-5 p.m., Tuesday April 2nd all day, and Friday April 26th 10-noon.
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Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday
Apr 21 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
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Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other caregivers for support and encouragement. Registration begins March 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Apr 22 @ 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.
Earth Day Seed Bombs 2:00 pm
Earth Day Seed Bombs
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Grades K-5 AND an adult. Let’s make seed bombs for Earth Day! Seed bombs are a fun way to garden and beautify your yard. Registration begins April 1.
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Apr 22 @ 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 ...
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Chair Yoga, Meditation, Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, Reiki
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Register Hit “re-set” and leave rejuvenated. Kristen spends half of the class on chair yoga for breath work and stress release, half on meditation and Reiki. Eight 1½-hour classes. $32
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Apr 23 @ 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 ...
Little Listeners 4:00 pm
Little Listeners
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
3-5 years AND an adult. Join us for storytime! We’ll read books, sing songs, dance and have fun. Registration begins April 1.
Introduction to LinkedIn 6:30 pm
Introduction to LinkedIn
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Navigate the website and learn how to create your profile, use LinkedIn for networking by seeking opportunities and inviting people to your network, search for people, companies and jobs, acquire advanced search information about recruiters and companies, prepare for Read More ...
Writer’s Workshop 7:00 pm
Writer’s Workshop
Apr 23 @ 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; First assignment is given to you at registration.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Apr 24 @ 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
Apr 24 @ 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!
Money Smart Art Market 6:30 pm
Money Smart Art Market
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Grades K-5. Learn about money and budgeting while using art supplies to make your very own creation. You’ll use library “money” to “buy” art supplies and make whatever you want! Registration begins April 1.
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A Unicorn Named Sparkle Story & Craft 10:30 am
A Unicorn Named Sparkle Story & Craft
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Do you love unicorns? Listen to a story and make a dazzling craft. Registration begins April 1.
Instant Family 2:00 pm
Instant Family
Apr 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:58 pm
(PG-13), 118 minutes After adopting three children, a couple finds themselves in over their heads. https://youtu.be/IUfZq3DUd3Y
Meditation and Reiki Circle 5:00 pm
Meditation and Reiki Circle
Apr 25 @ 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
Apr 25 @ 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
Apr 25 @ 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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Art Cart 10:00 am
Art Cart
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Our Art Cart has craft supplies – you bring your ideas! Adult supervision required. Come get creative on Saturdays 1:30-4 p.m., Friday March 8th 2-5 p.m., Tuesday April 2nd all day, and Friday April 26th 10-noon.
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Apr 26 @ 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.
Fall Prevention 1:00 pm
Fall Prevention
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Register  Are you afraid of falling? Do you fear it for a loved one? You’re not alone. Join Kristi Ladowski, MPH, Injury Prevention and Outreach Coordinator at Stony Brook University Trauma Center for a lively discussion on how to recognize Read More ...
Baby & Me Storytime 1:30 pm
Baby & Me Storytime
Apr 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Newborn-18 months AND an adult. Join us for rhymes, songs and stories. Siblings welcome. Registration begins April 1.
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Star Wars: A New Hope 10:00 am
Star Wars: A New Hope
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  Watch the film that started an international phenomenon! https://youtu.be/9gvqpFbRKtQ
Star Wars Day Volunteer 12:00 pm
Star Wars Day Volunteer
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Register Volunteers are needed to assist the librarians with various activities at the event. Community Service hours will be granted.
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back 12:00 pm
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  Watch the second film in the original trilogy. https://youtu.be/JNwNXF9Y6kY
Star Wars Day 1:00 pm
Star Wars Day
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
All ages welcome. Celebrate Star Wars with crafts, Padawan training, photo ops, giveaways, raffles and a visit from The Saber Guild of Long Island Endor Temple. Cosplay is encouraged. Please, no weapons. The original three Star Wars movies will be Read More ...
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi 2:00 pm
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm
  Watch the second film in the original trilogy. https://youtu.be/5UfA_aKBGMc
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Law of Attraction Book Club 2:00 pm
Law of Attraction Book Club
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join social work intern Antonietta to discuss Pam Grout’s NY Times bestseller, E-Squared: 9 Do-It-Yourself Energy Experiments That Prove Your Thoughts Create Your Reality. New principles weekly. Prepare to discuss chapter 1 on day 1, and do experiment 1 together. Read More ...
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Mothers’ Group 10:00 am
Mothers’ Group
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and share with other caregivers for support and encouragement. Registration begins March 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Apr 29 @ 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.
Lego® Club 6:30 pm
Lego® Club
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Create imaginative constructions and show them off to family and friends. Registration begins April 1.
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Chair Yoga, Meditation, Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, Reiki
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Register Hit “re-set” and leave rejuvenated. Kristen spends half of the class on chair yoga for breath work and stress release, half on meditation and Reiki. Eight 1½-hour classes. $32
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Apr 30 @ 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
Apr 30 @ 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 April 1.
Stripy Stars 6:30 pm
Stripy Stars
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Grades K-5. Design your own brilliant star. Registration begins April 1.
DIY Fabric Garland 7:00 pm
DIY Fabric Garland
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Learn how to make a festive 3 foot Fabric Garland Banner! These swags are perfect decorations for weddings, showers, nurseries, holidays, and more! $5