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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11th Annual Outdoor Concert: Ahmad Ali 7:00 pm
11th Annual Outdoor Concert: Ahmad Ali
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Wrapping up our 2018-2019 concert season in the usual way, we will host our annual June outdoor concert with Long Island’s premier blues and soul musician Ahmad Ali. Backed by his extremely tight and skilled group of players, Ahmad will Read More ...
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Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Jun 3 @ 4:30 pm – 6:15 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 6:30 pm
Yoga
Jun 3 @ 6:30 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, and Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki
Jun 4 @ 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. Seven 1½-hour classes. $28
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jun 4 @ 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 ...
Sagamore Hill: Theodore Roosevelt’s Summer White House 7:00 pm
Sagamore Hill: Theodore Roosevelt’s Summer White House
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Join historian Bill Bleyer as he speaks about Sagamore Hill, the summer White House during Roosevelt’s presidency.  Roosevelt spent his final years happily at Sagamore Hill, and after his death in 1919 the house was preserved by his widow, Read More ...
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Summer Wind Chimes 4:30 pm
Summer Wind Chimes
Jun 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grades K-3. Come to the library and decorate your own wind chime. Registration begins June 1.
Learn Spanish 7:00 pm
Learn Spanish
Jun 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Margaret DiSibio is back to teach you the basics of the Spanish language in this course for beginners. You will learn basic vocabulary and pronunciation to start to speak Spanish. Eight 1½-hour classes.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Jun 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 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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Mother Goose 10:00 am
Mother Goose
Jun 6 @ 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 June 1.
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Jun 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of rhythmic, gentle moves to improve balance, flexibility, energy and strength. Six 1-hour classes. $10
Welcome To Marwen 2:00 pm
Welcome To Marwen
Jun 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:56 pm
(PG-13), 116 minutes When a devastating attack leaves a man shattered and without his memory, no one expected recovery. But by putting together pieces from his old and new life, he creates a wondrous fantasy world, where he draws strength Read More ...
Unicorn Dream Catcher 6:30 pm
Unicorn Dream Catcher
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Grades 2-5. Make your own DIY unicorn dream catcher, guaranteed to give you sweet dreams. Registration begins June 1.
The War Years 7:00 pm
The War Years
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Long Island has been a prominent part of our nation’s history, from the colonial times to modern day America. Over the span of more than two centuries, the United States has fought many wars; many people would be surprised Read More ...
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AARP Defensive Driving 10:00 am
AARP Defensive Driving
Jun 7 @ 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.
Playdate: Pet Vet 10:00 am
Playdate: Pet Vet
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
All ages AND an adult. Play pet vet and make an animal craft! Drop in anytime.
Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Jun 7 @ 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 ...
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam
Jun 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Bellport.com partnership with South Country Library continues to present Acoustic Jams on select Fridays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The 20 year old local program offers an Acoustic Jam of general music: folk, rock, pop, and traditional one week Read More ...
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One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson 10:00 am
One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson
Join the group as we discuss One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson. Bagels, coffee, and tea are available. Book available Saturday, May 11.
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Senior Advocate 10:00 am
Senior Advocate
Jun 10 @ 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
Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Alzheimer/Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:00 pm
Alzheimer/Dementia Caregiver Support Group
Jun 10 @ 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
Jun 10 @ 4:30 pm – 6:15 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 6:30 pm
Yoga
Jun 10 @ 6:30 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, and Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki
Jun 11 @ 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. Seven 1½-hour classes. $28
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
Pajama Storytime 6:00 pm
Pajama Storytime
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
3-5 years. Wear your PJs, bring your favorite stuffed animal and join us for some stories, singing and flannel boards. Registration begins June 1.
Healthy Chicken Tikka Masala 7:00 pm
Healthy Chicken Tikka Masala
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Chef Robert Dell’Amore will show you how to make a healthy Indian favorite, Chicken Tikka Masala.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Jun 12 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Fireplace Literary Club 2:30 pm
Fireplace Literary Club
Jun 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  May 8th 2-4 p.m.: Post Morrow. $10; requires reservations. Sherry Party; Soct Allen, Gateway Theatre. June: South Country Library. Ira Hayes, opera.
Rain Sticks 6:00 pm
Rain Sticks
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Grades K-5. Make tiny musical instruments that can make the sound of rain. Registration begins June 1.
At the Barricades: Theater Fans and the Stage Door Experience 7:00 pm
At the Barricades: Theater Fans and the Stage Door Experience
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Theatre enthusiast Brian Stoll returns to speak about the significant role that theatre fans have played within the theatre community over the centuries. He will share why many die-hard theatre fans become repeat show attendees and even divulge the Read More ...
Friends of the South Country Library 7:00 pm
Friends of the South Country Library
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Learn Spanish 7:00 pm
Learn Spanish
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Margaret DiSibio is back to teach you the basics of the Spanish language in this course for beginners. You will learn basic vocabulary and pronunciation to start to speak Spanish. Eight 1½-hour classes.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 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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Father’s Day Grass Pet 10:30 am
Father’s Day Grass Pet
Jun 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Make a grass pet for Dad for Father’s Day. Registration begins June 1.
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of rhythmic, gentle moves to improve balance, flexibility, energy and strength. Six 1-hour classes. $10
On the Basis of Sex 2:00 pm
On the Basis of Sex
Jun 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
(PG-13), 120 minutes The inspiring and spirited true story of young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the US Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. Read More ...
Mother Goose 4:00 pm
Mother Goose
Jun 13 @ 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 June 1.
Hooked on Daddy! Father’s Day Craft 6:00 pm
Hooked on Daddy! Father’s Day Craft
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Grades K-3. Show Dad your love with this fun craft. Dress for a mess. Registration begins June 1.
DNA Tests: What are they all About? 7:00 pm
DNA Tests: What are they all About?
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Join Patricia Ann Kellner and explore what you can learn from your DNA test results. DNA tests, such as AncestryDNA and 23andMe, are a great tool to use in your quest to find your family and its origins. She’ll Read More ...
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Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Jun 14 @ 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 ...
Shake, Rattle & Read 2:00 pm
Shake, Rattle & Read
Jun 14 @ 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 June 1.
Aquaman 3:00 pm
Aquaman
Jun 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Kick back and watch a film with your friends. Snacks provided. https://youtu.be/WDkg3h8PCVU
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Defensive Driving 10:00 am
Defensive Driving
Jun 15 @ 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 ...
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Father’s Day
Father’s Day
Jun 16 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
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Mini Me Super Heroes Story & Craft 10:30 am
Mini Me Super Heroes Story & Craft
Jun 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Listen to a story and make a mini-me superhero. Registration begins June 1.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Jun 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:15 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 ...
Sidewalk Chalk Pops 6:00 pm
Sidewalk Chalk Pops
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Grades K-5. Create sidewalk chalk pops shaped like ice cream. Registration begins June 1.
Yoga 6:30 pm
Yoga
Jun 17 @ 6:30 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, and Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki
Jun 18 @ 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. Seven 1½-hour classes. $28
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
CANCELLED – Baby Sign Language 4:00 pm
CANCELLED – Baby Sign Language
Jun 18 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Sorry this program has been cancelled because the programmer is sick.
Stripy Snake Art 6:15 pm
Stripy Snake Art
Jun 18 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Grades K-5. Create this mixed-media snake in a tree. Registration begins June 1.
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jun 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
Copper Bookmark 6:30 pm
Copper Bookmark
Jun 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join artist Julio Saenz as he guides you in the art of metal etching to create a copper bookmark just in time for Summer reading! There will be a wide variety of designs to choose from to make your Read More ...
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Jun 19 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Movement & Music 4:00 pm
Movement & Music
Jun 19 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
1-4 years AND an adult. Come ready to dance, sing and have fun moving around. Registration begins June 1.
Bohemian Wire Pendant 6:30 pm
Bohemian Wire Pendant
Jun 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join jewelry designer and instructor Donna Irvine for a hands-on jewelry making workshop. Make your very own beautiful wire-wrapped, beaded necklace.
Learn Spanish 7:00 pm
Learn Spanish
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Margaret DiSibio is back to teach you the basics of the Spanish language in this course for beginners. You will learn basic vocabulary and pronunciation to start to speak Spanish. Eight 1½-hour classes.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 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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Holmes and Watson 2:00 pm
Holmes and Watson
Jun 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:31 pm
(PG-13), 91 minutes An entertaining take on the classic mysteries from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The story features Doctor Watson and Sherlock Holmes. https://youtu.be/brjkpRBpFnc
Melt It 3:00 pm
Melt It
Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Make your own gourmet grilled cheese with fresh vegetables, fresh mozzarella, and special sauces.
Swirling Twirling Ladybugs 6:00 pm
Swirling Twirling Ladybugs
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Grades K-2. Get ready for summer with some swirling twirling ladybugs. Registration begins June 1.
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the library.
Marketing Your Business 7:00 pm
Marketing Your Business
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register A SCORE representative will discuss various aspects of marketing a business including developing a marketing plan, performing market outreach, pricing, advertising and promotion, and tracking your results.
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Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Jun 21 @ 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 ...
Just Dance 3:00 pm
Just Dance
Jun 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Stand up and dance with your friend to chart topping tracks from Pop, Rock, Dance, and R&B. Snacks will be served. https://youtu.be/d4oaLHQ_qa4
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Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jun 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Here Comes Summer Story & Craft 6:00 pm
Here Comes Summer Story & Craft
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Grades K-2. Let’s get ready for summer with some fun books and a delicious treat. Registration begins June 1.
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Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki
Jun 25 @ 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. Seven 1½-hour classes. $28
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
Lego Club 4:00 pm
Lego Club
Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Grades K-5. Create imaginative constructions and show them off to friends and family. Registration begins June 1.
Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Battle of the Books
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you!  This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade Read More ...
Copper Bookmark 6:30 pm
Copper Bookmark
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join artist Julio Saenz as he guides you in the art of metal etching to create a copper bookmark just in time for Summer reading! There will be a wide variety of designs to choose from to make your Read More ...
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Jun 26 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Learn Spanish 7:00 pm
Learn Spanish
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Margaret DiSibio is back to teach you the basics of the Spanish language in this course for beginners. You will learn basic vocabulary and pronunciation to start to speak Spanish. Eight 1½-hour classes.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 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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Baby & Me Storytime 10:30 am
Baby & Me Storytime
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-18 months AND an adult. Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories. Siblings welcome. Registration begins June 1.
Glass 2:00 pm
Glass
Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:09 pm
(PG-13), 129 minutes After the conclusion of the film Split, David Dunn pursues the Beast, which is Kevin Crumb’s superhuman personality. https://youtu.be/95ghQs5AmNk
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