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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Create a Personalized Picture Frame
Create a Personalized Picture Frame
Jul 27 – Aug 10 all-day
Recommended for Grades K-5. Pick up a craft kit from the Children’s Desk and draw/color on a papier-mâché picture frame, or use some of the included materials and your imagination to decorate it! While supplies last. If you prefer to Read More ...
Share A Hug Virtual Story and Pick-Up Craft
Share A Hug Virtual Story and Pick-Up Craft
Jul 27 – Aug 10 all-day
Click here to register to reserve materials to make a simple hug craft! Registration opens Monday 7/27 at 9:30 am. Once registered, materials can be picked up at the Children’s Desk or call 631-286-0818 x2 to arrange curbside pickup. This Read More ...
Meditative Art Journaling – August Art Kit for Adults
Meditative Art Journaling – August Art Kit for Adults
Aug 1 – Aug 8 all-day
Meditative Art Journaling - August Art Kit for Adults
Register: https://bit.ly/signupart and pick up your kit (a small journal made of heavyweight paper with a set of watercolors) at the reference desk or schedule a curbside pickup while supplies last.  Materials you can gather from home include your favorite Read More ...
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Virtual Storytime 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime
Aug 3 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Tune in to our Facebook page every Monday in July for virtual storytime from your Children’s Librarians! Storytime starts promptly at 4 p.m. Videos may or may not remain on Facebook due to publisher restrictions, so try to tune in Read More ...
Virtual Yoga 6:00 pm
Virtual Yoga
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
A holistic approach. Begins with standing poses to breathe, steady the mind, and align and flex the body. Introduces seated poses then twists and more. Geared for beginners; more experienced will deepen their practice. Not suitable while pregnant or with Read More ...
Virtual Nerd Night 7:00 pm
Virtual Nerd Night
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Brookhaven Free Library vs. South Country Library Join your friends on Zoom and play a fun game of trivia. Answer questions about music, movies, apps and more and earn points to represent your library. There will even be a library Read More ...
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Library Closed (Weather Event) 1:00 pm
Library Closed (Weather Event)
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Due to Tropical Storm Isaias we will be closing at 1pm today, Tuesday, Agusut 4. Please take proper precautions; charge any devices you may need, stay inside if possible, heed all tornado watches/warnings, and keep your flashlights ready. Stay safe Read More ...
Book Trivia Showdown 4:30 pm
Book Trivia Showdown
Aug 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
This summer, there may not be a Battle, but there will be a Showdown! Three books have been chosen… will you take on the challenge? Al Capone Does My Shirts by  Gennifer Choldenko Flush by Carl Hiaasen The City of Read More ...
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Craft Kit: Dragon Eggs 9:30 am
Craft Kit: Dragon Eggs
Aug 5 @ 9:30 am
Create a dragon egg using a styrofoam  egg and thumb tacks. The kit contains the supplies and instructions you need to make the craft. Register Everyone who registers will be contacted to arrange pickup.
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86923043808 Meeting ID: 874 0313 Read More ...
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Virtual Game: Bingo 3:00 pm
Virtual Game: Bingo
Aug 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Ms. Kathleen in playing a virtual game of Bingo! A Zoom link and a Bingo board will be emailed to everyone who registers. Register
Start Climbing Your Family Tree: An Introduction To Genealogy 7:00 pm
Start Climbing Your Family Tree: An Introduction To Genealogy
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Instructor Sarah Gutmann shares tips and tricks on how to get started building your family tree.  Explore the Ancestry.com database which is free through the library and accessible from home through the month of August.  Register in advance here: https://bit.ly/learnancestry Read More ...
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Virtual Friday Folktales 4:00 pm
Virtual Friday Folktales
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Hear a folktale or fairytale retold. Each folktale video premieres on our Facebook page at 4 pm, and will be added to our YouTube and our webpage at scty.lib/kids.
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Mobile Food Pantry 11:00 am
Mobile Food Pantry
Aug 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Families can receive some free groceries. Long Island Cares’ mobile food pantry will be in our parking lot. South Country Library will also be in the library parking lot distributing free masks to those who need them. No registration; while Read More ...
Escape the Library @ Home 1:00 pm
Escape the Library @ Home
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
It’s a Road Trip: Road Trips are so much fun! You see so much more when traveling the country by car, visiting mountains, lakes, deserts, oceans, national parks and so much more. The best part is playing Road Trip games Read More ...
Virtual Storytime 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime
Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Tune in to our Facebook page every Monday in July for virtual storytime from your Children’s Librarians! Storytime starts promptly at 4 p.m. Videos may or may not remain on Facebook due to publisher restrictions, so try to tune in Read More ...
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Craft Kit: Crystal Ball 9:30 am
Craft Kit: Crystal Ball
Aug 12 @ 9:30 am
Make a fun crystal ball to decorate your room. All materials including instructions needed to make this craft are included in the kit. Register Everyone who registers will be contacted to arrange pickup.
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86923043808 Meeting ID: 874 0313 Read More ...
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Virtual Friday Folktales 4:00 pm
Virtual Friday Folktales
Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Hear a folktale or fairytale retold. Each folktale video premieres on our Facebook page at 4 pm, and will be added to our YouTube and our webpage at scty.lib/kids.
Virtual Watch Party: All the Bright Places 6:30 pm
Virtual Watch Party: All the Bright Places
Aug 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
Join Ms. Kathleen in a Watch Party.  All you need to join in the fun is Google Chrome, a Netflix account and the Netflix party extension! The link to join the chat will be sent to all that register. Register Read More ...
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Virtual Storytime 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Tune in to our Facebook page every Monday in July for virtual storytime from your Children’s Librarians! Storytime starts promptly at 4 p.m. Videos may or may not remain on Facebook due to publisher restrictions, so try to tune in Read More ...
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Craft Kit: Photo Transfer Coasters 9:30 am
Craft Kit: Photo Transfer Coasters
Aug 19 @ 9:30 am
Create a set of 4 personalized coasters using a photo transfer technique. The materials including instructions needed to make this craft are included in the kit.* Register Everyone who registers will be contacted to arrange pickup. *You will need to Read More ...
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86923043808 Meeting ID: 874 0313 Read More ...
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Virtual Uno 3:00 pm
Virtual Uno
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Ms. Kathleen in a virtual game of Uno! You must register to receive the Zoom link and information on how to access the game. We will be using the website, unofreak.com to play the game. Register
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the library.
Great Grandma Barrett Was a Shining Woman: Reflections on the Radium Girls and Industrial Disease 7:00 pm
Great Grandma Barrett Was a Shining Woman: Reflections on the Radium Girls and Industrial Disease
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Local historian Erin Becker presents this lecture about radium dial painting on Long Island and in New York City, industrial disease, and this story’s connection to her own family history.  Please register in advance using this link: https://bit.ly/erinbecker.  After registering, Read More ...
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Virtual Book Discussion: Artemis Fowl 2:00 pm
Virtual Book Discussion: Artemis Fowl
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for a discussion of a supernatural twist on the Arthurian legend, Avalon High by Meg Cabot. Books are available for download from Hoopla with your library card. (If you do not have a library card, you can get Read More ...
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Craft Kit: Friendship Bracelet 9:30 am
Craft Kit: Friendship Bracelet
Aug 26 @ 9:30 am
Make a friendship bracelet to share with your friends or keep for yourself. All materials including instructions needed to make this craft are included in the kit. Register Everyone who registers will be contacted to arrange pickup.
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86923043808 Meeting ID: 874 0313 Read More ...
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Virtual Game Night: Drawize Challenge 3:00 pm
Virtual Game Night: Drawize Challenge
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Join Ms. Kathleen in playing Drawize, an online Pictionary-like drawing game.  All those who register will be emailed a Zoom link the day before  You will need to download the free app from Apple’s App Store or Google Play Read More ...
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Virtual Watch Party: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library 6:30 pm
Virtual Watch Party: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Join Ms. Kathleen in a Watch Party.  All you need to join in the fun is google chrome, a Netflix account and the Netflix party extension! The link to join the chat will be sent to all that register. Register Read More ...
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Digital Books and Virtual Bagels 10:00 am
Digital Books and Virtual Bagels
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Our virtual “Books and Bagels” discussion is back and will take place via Zoom on Saturday, August 29 at 10 a.m. when we will discuss The Revisioners by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton.  The ebook and e-audiobook are available for download through Read More ...
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