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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New Year’s Day
New Year’s Day
Jan 1 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
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Blinded By the Light 2:00 pm
Blinded By the Light
Jan 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:58 pm
(PG-13), 118 minutes A British teen of Pakistani descent is growing up in England in 1987. Amidst the racial and economic turmoil of the times, he writes poetry as a means to escape the intolerance of his hometown and the Read More ...
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Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Jan 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Do you like to read and answer trivia questions?  Are you in grades 9-12?  Then the Advanced Division Battle of the Books may be for you! The competition will be held on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Connetquot Read More ...
Bellport.com’s Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s Acoustic Jam
Jan 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
All skills. Musicians and audience play (acoustic) or sing. No registration is required.
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Art Cart 1:00 pm
Art Cart
Jan 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Art Cart is available on Saturdays. Adult supervision required.
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Mothers & Others Group 10:00 am
Mothers & Others Group
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years AND an adult. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and meet other caregivers for support and encouragement. Registration begins January 2.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jan 6 @ 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.
Census 2020 Job Recruitment 1:00 pm
Census 2020 Job Recruitment
Jan 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Are you interested in a part time job with the 2020 Census? Stop by on Monday afternoons to set recruitment specialists from the Census Bureau about what opportunities are available. Census enumerators make an hourly wage of $23.50 an hour.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Jan 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Jan 6 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 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
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Register Kristen starts with ¾-hour chair yoga with breath work for mind/body tension and stress release. In the second half of class, she focuses on mindfulness, meditation and Reiki so students leave deeply rejuvenated and reset. Eight 1½-hour classes. $32
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jan 7 @ 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!
Afterschool Book Club 2:30 pm
Afterschool Book Club @ Bellport Middle School Library
Jan 7 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join librarians from both the South Country Library and the Bellport Middle School after school for a monthly book discussion. Drop by the BMS Library to register and pick up the book. January Book Discussion: Running Out of Time by Margaret Read More ...
Magical Snowflakes 6:00 pm
Magical Snowflakes
Jan 7 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Grades K-5. Paint snowflakes that magically appear with a cool technique. Registration begins January 2.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jan 8 @ 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!  
Handprint Penguin 10:30 am
Handprint Penguin
Jan 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2-5 years AND an adult. Join us for a reading of Playful Little Penguins and a winter craft. Registration begins January 2.
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Jan 8 @ 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: Little Listeners 4:00 pm
CANCELLED: Little Listeners
Jan 8 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
This program has been cancelled due to low registration.
Gaming Club 6:00 pm
Gaming Club
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Register Join us for a weekly video game club.  Each week we will play games on the YA Gaming Computers.
Friends of the South Country Library 7:00 pm
Friends of the South Country Library
Jan 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“Friends” are library lovers. Assist with fundraising, library advocacy, and other aids to the library’s role.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Jan 8 @ 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. No registration required.
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Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Jan 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register A Tai Chi method with no complex patterns or difficult movements. Learn easy, rhythmic, gentle moves to improve balance, flexibility, energy and strength from Jim Cummings. Eight 1-hour classes. $20
The Goldfinch 2:00 pm
The Goldfinch
Jan 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:29 pm
(R), 149 minutes Theo was thirteen years old when his mother was killed in a bombing. The tragedy changes the course of his life, sending him on a stirring odyssey of grief and guilt, reinvention and redemption, and even love. Read More ...
Zumba for Families 7:00 pm
Zumba for Families
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
3 years-Grade 5 AND an adult. The whole family can get up and move—no wallflowers allowed! For safety reasons, adults must monitor children’s behavior during the program. Children must be able to follow the instructor’s directions in order to participate. Read More ...
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Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Jan 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register Certified instructor Tom Linden returns with this evidence-based Chinese healing art, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. These exercises are similar to taiji and provide many benefits including lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination. Read More ...
Shake, Rattle & Read 1:30 pm
Shake, Rattle & Read
Jan 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
12-35 months AND an adult. Listen to a story, sing some songs and explore musical instruments. Siblings welcome. Registration begins January 2.
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Jan 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Do you like to read and answer trivia questions?  Are you in grades 9-12?  Then the Advanced Division Battle of the Books may be for you! The competition will be held on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Connetquot Read More ...
Jerry McDonald 7:00 pm
Jerry McDonald
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jerry McDonald
Backed by his fellow musicians, jazz bassist and library favorite Jerry McDonald will return to play another tight set of jazz originals and traditional pieces, designed to welcome newcomers to the genre as well as to thrill long-time jazz enthusiasts.
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JumpBunch 10:00 am
JumpBunch
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
18 months-5 years AND an adult. Join us for this fun movement program and simple introduction to sports that is designed to improve basic motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Registration begins January 2.
Art Cart 1:00 pm
Art Cart
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Art Cart is available on Saturdays. Adult supervision required.
CANCELLED -Mindfulness for Kids (and Parents Too) 1:00 pm
CANCELLED -Mindfulness for Kids (and Parents Too)
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Grades 1-5 AND an adult. Give your kids (and yourself) the gift of mindfulness. Learn breathing and centering techniques to restore calm and focus and make a craft. Parents observe so they can learn and practice techniques at home. Registration Read More ...
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Mothers & Others Group 10:00 am
Mothers & Others Group
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years AND an adult. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and meet other caregivers for support and encouragement. Registration begins January 2.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jan 13 @ 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
Jan 13 @ 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.
Census 2020 Job Recruitment 1:00 pm
Census 2020 Job Recruitment
Jan 13 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Are you interested in a part time job with the 2020 Census? Stop by on Monday afternoons to set recruitment specialists from the Census Bureau about what opportunities are available. Census enumerators make an hourly wage of $23.50 an hour.
Makey Makey 3:00 pm
Makey Makey
Jan 13 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Invent. Explore. Turn ordinary objects into touchpads by sending commands to the computer.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Jan 13 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Ozobots 6:00 pm
Ozobots
Jan 13 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Grades 1-5. Control tiny robots with a flick of a marker. Registration begins January 2.
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Jan 13 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 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
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Register Kristen starts with ¾-hour chair yoga with breath work for mind/body tension and stress release. In the second half of class, she focuses on mindfulness, meditation and Reiki so students leave deeply rejuvenated and reset. Eight 1½-hour classes. $32
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jan 14 @ 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!
Teen Advisory Group 3:00 pm
Teen Advisory Group
Jan 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Help us decorate the teen department, eat pizza and let us know what programs and materials you would like to see at the Library.
Cancelled – Snowman Bookmark 6:00 pm
Cancelled – Snowman Bookmark
Jan 14 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Grades K-2. Warm up with a book and a craft. We’ll read Winter is for Snow and create our own snowman bookmark. Registration begins January 1.
DIY Natural Cleaning 6:30 pm
DIY Natural Cleaning
Jan 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Join Meghan Sullivan for a presentation teaching you how to make your own natural cleaners to beautify and purify your living space. You will make a natural cleaning spray and tub scouring mix to bring home along with DIY Read More ...
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Improve Your Bridge 10:00 am
Improve Your Bridge
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Intended for those that have prior bridge knowledge and consider themselves advance beginners or intermediate players. Participants will play hands that cover end plays, counting and making a plan.
Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jan 15 @ 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
Jan 15 @ 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!  
Shake, Rattle & Read 1:30 pm
Shake, Rattle & Read
Jan 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
12-35 months AND an adult. Listen to a story, sing some songs and explore musical instruments. Siblings welcome. Registration begins January 2.
Gaming Club 6:00 pm
Gaming Club
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Register Join us for a weekly video game club.  Each week we will play games on the YA Gaming Computers.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Jan 15 @ 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. No registration required.
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Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Jan 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register A Tai Chi method with no complex patterns or difficult movements. Learn easy, rhythmic, gentle moves to improve balance, flexibility, energy and strength from Jim Cummings. Eight 1-hour classes. $20
Once Upon A Time In Hollywood 2:00 pm
Once Upon A Time In Hollywood
Jan 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:02 pm
(R), 122 minutes In 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, TV star Rick Dalton and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore. https://youtu.be/ELeMaP8EPAA
DIY Snow Globe 6:30 pm
DIY Snow Globe
Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Grades K-5. Create your very own winter wonderland snow globe. Registration begins January 2.
The Calming Art of Collaging 6:30 pm
The Calming Art of Collaging
Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Register  Intuitive collaging can put people in touch with parts of themselves that they may not otherwise have access to on a conscious level. Pasting down images, phrases, or words can relieve stress and put people in touch with the Read More ...
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Jan 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the library.
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Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register Certified instructor Tom Linden returns with this evidence-based Chinese healing art, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. These exercises are similar to taiji and provide many benefits including lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination. Read More ...
Baby & Me Storytime 10:30 am
Baby & Me Storytime
Jan 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-18 months Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories. Siblings welcome. Registration begins January 2.
Clue 3:00 pm
Clue
Jan 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Kick back and watch a film with your friends. Snacks provided. https://youtu.be/nkwqw4lPz64
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Jan 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Do you like to read and answer trivia questions?  Are you in grades 9-12?  Then the Advanced Division Battle of the Books may be for you! The competition will be held on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Connetquot Read More ...
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Defensive Driving 10:00 am
Defensive Driving
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Register Six-hour course that entitles you to up to 10% discount on vehicle liability, personal injury protection, and collision insurance for three years and reduces up to four points on your driving record every 18 months. $28 Check/money order, payable Read More ...
Art Cart 1:00 pm
Art Cart
Jan 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Art Cart is available on Saturdays. Adult supervision required.
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 20 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
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Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Register Kristen starts with ¾-hour chair yoga with breath work for mind/body tension and stress release. In the second half of class, she focuses on mindfulness, meditation and Reiki so students leave deeply rejuvenated and reset. Eight 1½-hour classes. $32
Health Care Navigator 10:00 am
Health Care Navigator
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
A healthcare navigator from the Health and Welfare Council of Long Island will be available to enroll you and your family in health insurance via the NYS of Health Marketplace, including Medicaid, Child Health Plus, the Essential Plan, and qualified Read More ...
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jan 21 @ 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!
LEGO at ANY Age 3:30 pm
LEGO at ANY Age
Jan 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
All ages. Be creative and build at any age or ability. Please be aware that the blocks are choking hazards, and adults must supervise young children carefully. All ages, abilities, and skill levels welcome. No registration required.
On My Own Storytime 6:00 pm
On My Own Storytime
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
3-5 years. Listen to a silly snowman story and paint your own snowman. Children will attend independently. Registration begins January 2.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jan 22 @ 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
Jan 22 @ 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!  
What’s Your Favorite Color? STEM for Preschoolers 3:30 pm
What’s Your Favorite Color? STEM for Preschoolers
Jan 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
3-5 years AND an adult. Let’s fight off the winter doldrums and learn all about colors with fun science experiments. Registration begins January 2.
Gaming Club 6:00 pm
Gaming Club
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Register Join us for a weekly video game club.  Each week we will play games on the YA Gaming Computers.
Code Breakers Club 6:15 pm
Code Breakers Club
Jan 22 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Grades 2-5. In this interactive game you’ll find hidden objects, figure out clues and solve puzzles to open a locked box. You have 60 minutes, so be quick! Registration begins January 2.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Jan 22 @ 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. No registration required.
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Mother Goose 10:00 am
Mother Goose
Jan 23 @ 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 January 2.
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Jan 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register A Tai Chi method with no complex patterns or difficult movements. Learn easy, rhythmic, gentle moves to improve balance, flexibility, energy and strength from Jim Cummings. Eight 1-hour classes. $20
It: Chapter Two 2:00 pm
It: Chapter Two
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:49 pm
(R), 169 minutes Twenty-seven years after they defeated Pennywise, he has returned to terrorize the town of Derry once more. When kids start disappearing again, Mike, the only one who stayed in Derry, calls the others to come home. Each Read More ...
Felties 3:00 pm
Felties
Jan 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Make an adorable little animal or some scary creatures using simple sewing techniques.
Zumba for Families 7:00 pm
Zumba for Families
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
3 years-Grade 5 AND an adult. The whole family can get up and move—no wallflowers allowed! For safety reasons, adults must monitor children’s behavior during the program. Children must be able to follow the instructor’s directions in order to participate. Read More ...
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Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register Certified instructor Tom Linden returns with this evidence-based Chinese healing art, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. These exercises are similar to taiji and provide many benefits including lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination. Read More ...
Playdate: Build a Snowman 1:30 pm
Playdate: Build a Snowman
Jan 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
All ages. Build and decorate your own snowman. No registration required.
Just Dance 3:00 pm
Just Dance
Jan 24 @ 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
Sensory Movie: Abominable 6:00 pm
Sensory Movie: Abominable
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Enjoy a family friendly film in a safe and accepting environment. The films will be shown in a lights up, sound down environment. Attendees are welcome to get up and move around during the movie. Feel free to bring your Read More ...
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Do you like to read and answer trivia questions?  Are you in grades 9-12?  Then the Advanced Division Battle of the Books may be for you! The competition will be held on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Connetquot Read More ...
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Dance with Me 10:30 am
Dance with Me
Jan 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
18-35 months AND an adult. Join Great South Bay Dance for creative movement dance activities, free play, tumbling on mats and a story. The use of props, nursery rhymes and imagination make for an exciting class. Registration begins January 2.
Coffee with Library Admin 11:00 am
Coffee with Library Admin
Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stop by the Fireside Café for a free cup of coffee. Share ideas or suggestions and experiences about your library with director Kristina Sembler and assistant director Patrick O’Leary.
Art Cart 1:00 pm
Art Cart
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Art Cart is available on Saturdays. Adult supervision required.
Make Your Own Take-Out 1:00 pm
Make Your Own Take-Out
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Register Parents and teens, enjoy spending quality time with each other and learn to make fried rice and egg rolls wrappers.
Crafternoon 2:00 pm
Crafternoon
Jan 25 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Grades K-5. Come down to the library and let your creative juices flow with a winter-themed craft. Registration begins January 2.
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Mothers & Others Group 10:00 am
Mothers & Others Group
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Newborn-3 years AND an adult. Join our social work intern to play with your children, discuss topics and meet other caregivers for support and encouragement. Registration begins January 2.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Jan 27 @ 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.
Census 2020 Job Recruitment 1:00 pm
Census 2020 Job Recruitment
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Are you interested in a part time job with the 2020 Census? Stop by on Monday afternoons to set recruitment specialists from the Census Bureau about what opportunities are available. Census enumerators make an hourly wage of $23.50 an hour.
Coupons for the Troops 3:00 pm
Coupons for the Troops
Jan 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Volunteers are needed to clip and sort coupons that will be sent to military families on bases in the United States and abroad. Drop by the YA Desk for more information.
Lego Club 6:30 pm
Lego Club
Jan 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades K-5. Create imaginative constructions and show them off to family and friends. Registration begins January 2.
Reykjavik: An Icelandic Adventure 6:30 pm
Reykjavik: An Icelandic Adventure
Jan 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Come along on a virtual visit to Reykjavik, capital city of Iceland. Find out why it’s called the Land of Fire and Ice! Discover majestic falls, geothermal pools, black sand beaches, spectacular volcanoes, shooting geysers, and impressive geological features, Read More ...
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Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki 10:00 am
Chair Yoga, Meditation, and Reiki
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Register Kristen starts with ¾-hour chair yoga with breath work for mind/body tension and stress release. In the second half of class, she focuses on mindfulness, meditation and Reiki so students leave deeply rejuvenated and reset. Eight 1½-hour classes. $32
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Jan 28 @ 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!
Virtual Reality 3:00 pm
Virtual Reality
Jan 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Teleport around boundless virtual worlds without leaving the library! Health Warnings
Tots Night Out: Magical Unicorn 6:00 pm
Tots Night Out: Magical Unicorn
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
18 months-5 years AND an adult. Join A Time for Kids in this fun preschool readiness program. Kids will enjoy fine and gross motor skill practice, movement, music, listening skill practice, storytime, and a craft. Registration begins January 2.
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Improve Your Bridge 10:00 am
Improve Your Bridge
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Intended for those that have prior bridge knowledge and consider themselves advance beginners or intermediate players. Participants will play hands that cover end plays, counting and making a plan.
Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Jan 29 @ 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
Jan 29 @ 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!  
Gaming Club 6:00 pm
Gaming Club
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Register Join us for a weekly video game club.  Each week we will play games on the YA Gaming Computers.
Happy Un-Birthday Dance Party 6:00 pm
Happy Un-Birthday Dance Party
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
All ages up to Grade 5 AND an adult. Why wait for a birthday to celebrate? A professional DJ and fun lights will get your family moving to the beat, and there will be games when you need a break. Read More ...
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Jan 29 @ 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. No registration required.
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Bunnies on Ice Story & Craft 10:30 am
Bunnies on Ice Story & Craft
Jan 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
2 ½-5 years AND an adult. Make an ice skating craft and listen to a winter story. Registration begins January 2.
Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Jan 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register A Tai Chi method with no complex patterns or difficult movements. Learn easy, rhythmic, gentle moves to improve balance, flexibility, energy and strength from Jim Cummings. Eight 1-hour classes. $20
Overcomer 2:00 pm
Overcomer
Jan 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:59 pm
(PG), 119 minutes Life changes overnight for a coach of a high school basketball when the largest manufacturing plant in town suddenly shuts down and hundreds of families begin moving away. The coach must come to grips with the challenges Read More ...
Zumba for Families 7:00 pm
Zumba for Families
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
3 years-Grade 5 AND an adult. The whole family can get up and move—no wallflowers allowed! For safety reasons, adults must monitor children’s behavior during the program. Children must be able to follow the instructor’s directions in order to participate. Read More ...
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Baby Start 10:00 am
Baby Start
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
9-17 months AND an adult. Experience music, books, lap-plays, circle time, toys and movement with your little ones. Registration begins January 2.
Qigong 10:00 am
Qigong
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register Certified instructor Tom Linden returns with this evidence-based Chinese healing art, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. These exercises are similar to taiji and provide many benefits including lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination. Read More ...
Blood Drive 1:00 pm
Blood Drive
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Persons age 16-75 in good health (110 lbs. min. wt.) can donate blood. Persons 76 and older may donate with written MD’s note dated within two weeks of the drive. Call New York Blood Center at 1-800-688-0900 with medical eligibility Read More ...
Blood Drive Volunteers 3:00 pm
Blood Drive Volunteers
Jan 31 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Register Volunteers are needed to help out during our Blood Drive.  For more information please stop by the YA Desk. Community Service Hours will be given.
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Jan 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Do you like to read and answer trivia questions?  Are you in grades 9-12?  Then the Advanced Division Battle of the Books may be for you! The competition will be held on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Connetquot Read More ...