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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 1 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
April Showers Baby Kit [Newborn-18 months]
April Showers Baby Kit [Newborn-18 months]
Apr 1 all-day
For ages newborn-18 mos. Stacking, sorting, reaching and transferring are all skills that aid in the development of fine motor skills. This kit will allow your baby to engage in fine motor skill development and have lots of fun too. Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 1 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Fact or Fiction Trivia
Fact or Fiction Trivia
Apr 1 all-day
Test your general knowledge by seeing if these statements are fact or fiction.    https://kahoot.it/challenge/06745332?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1615488830755 or Game Pin: 06745332
Teen Trivia: Disney
Teen Trivia: Disney
Apr 1 all-day
Test your knowledge of all things Disney! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02261472 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Afternoon Bingo 2:00 pm
Afternoon Bingo
Apr 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for three rounds of virtual Bingo. Registration closes on March 31st at 2 p.m., at which time a Bingo card and the Zoom link will be emailed to you. Register in advance by emailing jsalvatore@sctylib.org. Include your South Read More ...
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:00 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books is a Suffolk County-wide program open to grades 9-12 where teams from Suffolk County Libraries compete in a trivia contest based on 2 selected young adult novels. All practice sessions as well as the competition Read More ...
Comedy Workshop 7:00 pm
Comedy Workshop
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Writer and stand-up comedian Pat Shea covers techniques for writing and performing your own stand-up comedy over the course of this series. Explore different types of comedy, find your style and learn skills such as pacing your act and comedic Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 2 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 2 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Disney
Teen Trivia: Disney
Apr 2 all-day
Test your knowledge of all things Disney! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02261472 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Apr 2 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or through the Songs/fingerplays link on the Children’s Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 3 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 3 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Apr 3 all-day
Pick up a free craft kit for your child. In nice weather, the box of crafts will be right outside the library doors. If it’s damp or raining, we may move the box inside, near the Children’s Dept. One craft Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Disney
Teen Trivia: Disney
Apr 3 all-day
Test your knowledge of all things Disney! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02261472 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
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Teen Trivia: Disney
Teen Trivia: Disney
Apr 4 all-day
Test your knowledge of all things Disney! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02261472 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 5 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 5 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Disney
Teen Trivia: Disney
Apr 5 all-day
Test your knowledge of all things Disney! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02261472 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Virtual Storytime via Zoom 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime via Zoom
Apr 5 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join a librarian for a live storytime via Zoom. Please email childrens@sctylib.org to register your child.
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 6 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 6 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Library Budget Vote and Trustee Election
Library Budget Vote and Trustee Election
Apr 6 all-day
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 2024. Newly elected trustees will be seated at the May 20th meeting of the Read More ...
National Library Week
National Library Week
Apr 6 all-day
Celebrate national library week with this quiz about Pop Culture Librarians. https://kahoot.it/challenge/03246827?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1616706131777 or Game Pin: 03246827
Sock Bunnies [Grades K-2nd]
Sock Bunnies [Grades K-2nd]
Apr 6 all-day
For grades K-2nd. Create a cute bunny for spring made out of a sock and soft stuffing. Registration and pick-up begins Tuesday, April 6. Register in-person, by phone or online here. Kit is ready for pick-up anytime after you register.
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 6 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Cooking School Challenge 7:00 pm
Cooking School Challenge
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Teaching techniques which allow you to cook creatively instead of just following recipes,  The Haven’s Kitchen Cooking School: Recipes and Inspiration to Build a Lifetime of Confidence in the Kitchen by Alison Cayne will be our textbook. Each week via Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 7 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Craft Kit: Emoji Cookies
Craft Kit: Emoji Cookies
Apr 7 all-day
Decorate 4 – 4 inch cookies for an awesome treat! *This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies.* The pre-baked cookies as well as the icing and decorations needed will be provided by Fanny Cakes Bakery. Those Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 7 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
National Library Week
National Library Week
Apr 7 all-day
Celebrate national library week with this quiz about Pop Culture Librarians. https://kahoot.it/challenge/03246827?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1616706131777 or Game Pin: 03246827
Number of the Week
Number of the Week
Apr 7 all-day
Families have been enjoying the Letter of the Week kits, but we’ve run out of letters. But now we have number kits! There’s a new number each week, and kits contain number worksheets, a number craft and a cut-out of Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 7 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous weekly 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/84364140614 Meeting ID: 874 Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 8 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Celebrate National Unicorn Day [Grades 3rd-5th]
Celebrate National Unicorn Day [Grades 3rd-5th]
Apr 8 all-day
For grades 3rd-5th. Celebrate National Unicorn Day with this felt unicorn ornament craft! Registration and pick-up begins Thursday, April 8. Register in-person, by phone or online here. Kit is ready for pick-up anytime after you register.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 8 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
National Library Week
National Library Week
Apr 8 all-day
Celebrate national library week with this quiz about Pop Culture Librarians. https://kahoot.it/challenge/03246827?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1616706131777 or Game Pin: 03246827
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 8 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Virtual Tai Chi 10:00 am
Virtual Tai Chi
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jim Cummings teaches the 24 movements of the Beijing Tai Chi form. Learn the fundamental movements as well as theory; improve balance, stability and overall health. Wear loose, comfortable clothing and soft-soled shoes. Register in advance for the Zoom link: Read More ...
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:00 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books is a Suffolk County-wide program open to grades 9-12 where teams from Suffolk County Libraries compete in a trivia contest based on 2 selected young adult novels. All practice sessions as well as the competition Read More ...
Comedy Workshop 7:00 pm
Comedy Workshop
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Writer and stand-up comedian Pat Shea covers techniques for writing and performing your own stand-up comedy over the course of this series. Explore different types of comedy, find your style and learn skills such as pacing your act and comedic Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 9 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 9 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 9 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Apr 9 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or through the Songs/fingerplays link on the Children’s Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 10 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 10 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Apr 10 all-day
Pick up a free craft kit for your child. In nice weather, the box of crafts will be right outside the library doors. If it’s damp or raining, we may move the box inside, near the Children’s Dept. One craft Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 10 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Virtual Books & Bagels: Long Island Reads 10:00 am
Virtual Books & Bagels: Long Island Reads
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett The first ten South Country cardholders to register will receive a free copy of the book. Register with your library card: http://bit.ly/LIReads2021 
Poetry Workshop 12:00 pm
Poetry Workshop
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This interactive workshop will fuel your creativity with reflective discussion, a few fun writing prompts, and the chance to share your favorite poems. Leave inspired to keep the momentum going and equipped with a list of current, virtual events and Read More ...
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Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 11 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 12 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
April Showers Bring May Flowers [Children, all ages]
April Showers Bring May Flowers [Children, all ages]
Apr 12 all-day
Make a simple paper craft about the old saying “April showers bring May flowers”. Pick up craft Mon, April 12. No registration, while supplies last.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 12 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 12 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Virtual Storytime via Zoom 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime via Zoom
Apr 12 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join a librarian for a live storytime via Zoom. Please email childrens@sctylib.org to register your child.
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 13 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Apr 13 all-day
For grades K-5th. Pick up a fill-in-the-blank story and return it to the Children’s Dept. by March 20. We’ll hang the stories in the Children’s Dept. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to have the story blank emailed to you.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 13 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Name that Tune: Country Music
Name that Tune: Country Music
Apr 13 all-day
Featuring both classic and new country can you name the title of these popular songs. https://kahoot.it/challenge/06245278?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1616696692417 or Game Pin: 06245278
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 13 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Cooking School Challenge 7:00 pm
Cooking School Challenge
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Teaching techniques which allow you to cook creatively instead of just following recipes,  The Haven’s Kitchen Cooking School: Recipes and Inspiration to Build a Lifetime of Confidence in the Kitchen by Alison Cayne will be our textbook. Each week via Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 14 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Apr 14 all-day
For grades K-5th. Pick up a fill-in-the-blank story and return it to the Children’s Dept. by March 20. We’ll hang the stories in the Children’s Dept. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to have the story blank emailed to you.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 14 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Name that Tune: Country Music
Name that Tune: Country Music
Apr 14 all-day
Featuring both classic and new country can you name the title of these popular songs. https://kahoot.it/challenge/06245278?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1616696692417 or Game Pin: 06245278
Number of the Week
Number of the Week
Apr 14 all-day
Families have been enjoying the Letter of the Week kits, but we’ve run out of letters. But now we have number kits! There’s a new number each week, and kits contain number worksheets, a number craft and a cut-out of Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 14 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Parenting Your Teen Workshop 7:00 pm
Parenting Your Teen Workshop
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join Amy Baires, social work intern from Stony Brook University for this discussion of the stresses of parenting teens, including hybrid and remote learning, safety concerns during the COVID pandemic, and the general stresses of parenting your adolescent. Question and Read More ...
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous weekly 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/84364140614 Meeting ID: 874 Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 15 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Apr 15 all-day
For grades K-5th. Pick up a fill-in-the-blank story and return it to the Children’s Dept. by March 20. We’ll hang the stories in the Children’s Dept. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to have the story blank emailed to you.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 15 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Name that Tune: Country Music
Name that Tune: Country Music
Apr 15 all-day
Featuring both classic and new country can you name the title of these popular songs. https://kahoot.it/challenge/06245278?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1616696692417 or Game Pin: 06245278
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 15 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Story & Craft Kit [Grades Pre-K-2nd]
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Story & Craft Kit [Grades Pre-K-2nd]
Apr 15 all-day
Let’s welcome spring with the story of the famous caterpillar with the big appetite! Registration and pick-up begins Thursday, April 15. Register in-person, by phone or online here. Kit is ready for pick-up anytime after you register. The storytime will Read More ...
Virtual Qigong 10:00 am
Virtual Qigong
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This ancient, evidence-based Chinese healing art consists of gentle, low impact exercises which provide many benefits including lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination.  Instructor Tom Linden is certified by the Center for Taiji Studies. Register: http://bit.ly/QigongApr 
Game Night: UNO 4:30 pm
Game Night: UNO
Apr 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Register here Join Ms. Kathleen in a virtual game of UNO! All virtual programs will be conducted through Zoom. Everyone who registers will receive an email with the link to join the program.
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:00 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books is a Suffolk County-wide program open to grades 9-12 where teams from Suffolk County Libraries compete in a trivia contest based on 2 selected young adult novels. All practice sessions as well as the competition Read More ...
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the library.  
Comedy Workshop 7:00 pm
Comedy Workshop
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Writer and stand-up comedian Pat Shea covers techniques for writing and performing your own stand-up comedy over the course of this series. Explore different types of comedy, find your style and learn skills such as pacing your act and comedic Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 16 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Apr 16 all-day
For grades K-5th. Pick up a fill-in-the-blank story and return it to the Children’s Dept. by March 20. We’ll hang the stories in the Children’s Dept. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to have the story blank emailed to you.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 16 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 16 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Apr 16 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or through the Songs/fingerplays link on the Children’s Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 17 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Apr 17 all-day
For grades K-5th. Pick up a fill-in-the-blank story and return it to the Children’s Dept. by March 20. We’ll hang the stories in the Children’s Dept. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to have the story blank emailed to you.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 17 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Apr 17 all-day
Pick up a free craft kit for your child. In nice weather, the box of crafts will be right outside the library doors. If it’s damp or raining, we may move the box inside, near the Children’s Dept. One craft Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 17 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Authors Unlimited 10:00 am
Authors Unlimited
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Authors Unlimited 2021 will be taking place on Saturday, April 17th online through Zoom! It’s a free program that celebrates reading by connecting teens and authors. Attendees will get the chance to meet dynamic authors of young adult literature first Read More ...
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Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 18 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 19 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Baby Chicks Craft [Children, all ages]
Baby Chicks Craft [Children, all ages]
Apr 19 all-day
Make an adorable, googly-eyed chick! Pick up craft starting Mon, April 19. No registration, while supplies last.
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Celebrate National Tell a Story Day [Grades K-5th]
Apr 19 all-day
For grades K-5th. Pick up a fill-in-the-blank story and return it to the Children’s Dept. by March 20. We’ll hang the stories in the Children’s Dept. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to have the story blank emailed to you.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 19 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Teen Trivia: Video Games
Apr 19 all-day
Test your knowledge of popular video games with this quiz! Kahoot Challenge or Game Pin: 02963316 on Kahoot The game is available to the first twenty participants, and closes at 11:00 PM on the last day.
Virtual Chair Yoga 10:00 am
Virtual Chair Yoga
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Kristen Orsini for a rejuvenating hour of chair yoga with breath work for mind/body tension and stress release. Register: http://bit.ly/ChairYogaApr
Virtual Storytime via Zoom 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime via Zoom
Apr 19 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join a librarian for a live storytime via Zoom. Please email childrens@sctylib.org to register your child.
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 20 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 20 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Reality TV Trivia
Reality TV Trivia
Apr 20 all-day
Do you love Reality TV? Prove it during the commercial break with this quiz. https://kahoot.it/challenge/06493143?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1617376590468 or Game Pin:  06493143
Return your story for National Tell a Story Day
Return your story for National Tell a Story Day
Apr 20 all-day
For grades K-5th. If you picked up a fill-in-the-blank story, please return it by today so we can display them in the Children’s Dept.
Cooking School Challenge 7:00 pm
Cooking School Challenge
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Teaching techniques which allow you to cook creatively instead of just following recipes,  The Haven’s Kitchen Cooking School: Recipes and Inspiration to Build a Lifetime of Confidence in the Kitchen by Alison Cayne will be our textbook. Each week via Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 21 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Craft Kit: Earth Day Tote
Craft Kit: Earth Day Tote
Apr 21 all-day
Make the earth a greener place by decorating a reusable tote! The kit will contain the materials needed to create the craft. Those who register will be contacted to arrange pick up of their kits. Register here  (Registration begins April Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 21 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Number of the Week
Number of the Week
Apr 21 all-day
Families have been enjoying the Letter of the Week kits, but we’ve run out of letters. But now we have number kits! There’s a new number each week, and kits contain number worksheets, a number craft and a cut-out of Read More ...
Reality TV Trivia
Reality TV Trivia
Apr 21 all-day
Do you love Reality TV? Prove it during the commercial break with this quiz. https://kahoot.it/challenge/06493143?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1617376590468 or Game Pin:  06493143
Seed Bomb Kit [Grades K-5th]
Seed Bomb Kit [Grades K-5th]
Apr 21 all-day
For grades K-5th. Celebrate Earth Day with these flower packs to throw in your yard! Registration and pick-up begins Thursday, April 21. Register in-person, by phone or online here. Kit is ready for pick-up anytime after you register.
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous weekly 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/84364140614 Meeting ID: 874 Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 22 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 22 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Reality TV Trivia
Reality TV Trivia
Apr 22 all-day
Do you love Reality TV? Prove it during the commercial break with this quiz. https://kahoot.it/challenge/06493143?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1617376590468 or Game Pin:  06493143
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storytime [Grades Pre-K-2nd]  4:00 pm
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storytime [Grades Pre-K-2nd] 
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
For grades Pre-K-2nd. This storytime goes along with The Very Hungry Caterpillar craft kit. You can check the availability of the craft here. If the crafts have all been registered for, and you would still like to attend the storytime via Read More ...
Advanced Battle of the Books 6:00 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Advanced Battle of the Books is a Suffolk County-wide program open to grades 9-12 where teams from Suffolk County Libraries compete in a trivia contest based on 2 selected young adult novels. All practice sessions as well as the competition Read More ...
Comedy Workshop 7:00 pm
Comedy Workshop
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Writer and stand-up comedian Pat Shea covers techniques for writing and performing your own stand-up comedy over the course of this series. Explore different types of comedy, find your style and learn skills such as pacing your act and comedic Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 23 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 23 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or through the Songs/fingerplays link on the Children’s Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 24 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 24 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Apr 24 all-day
Pick up a free craft kit for your child. In nice weather, the box of crafts will be right outside the library doors. If it’s damp or raining, we may move the box inside, near the Children’s Dept. One craft Read More ...
Family Earth Day Celebration 12:00 pm
Family Earth Day Celebration
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us in the library parking lot for a fun spring afternoon celebrating Earth Day! Enjoy some music to get you in spirit, while you paint birdhouses and build bird feeders at socially distanced tables set up outside for each family. We’ll Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 26 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Chocolate Kit [ages/grades up through 5th] ONE PER FAMILY
Chocolate Kit [ages/grades up through 5th] ONE PER FAMILY
Apr 26 all-day
For ages/grades up through 5th. ONE PER FAMILY. Pick up a chocolate making kit created by The Chocolicious Chocolatier. Registration and pick-up begins Monday, April 26. Register in-person, by phone or online here. Kit is ready for pick-up anytime after Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 26 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Virtual Storytime via Zoom 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime via Zoom
Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join a librarian for a live storytime via Zoom. Please email childrens@sctylib.org to register your child.
Teen Book Club: Bone Gap by Laura Ruby 4:30 pm
Teen Book Club: Bone Gap by Laura Ruby
Apr 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Register Here Join us for a discussion of the Bone Gap by Laura Ruby Everyone knows Bone Gap is full of gaps — gaps to trip you up, gaps to slide through so you can disappear forever. So when young, Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 27 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Bobbing Bumblebees [Grades K-5th]
Bobbing Bumblebees [Grades K-5th]
Apr 27 all-day
For grades K-5th. Create your own bumblebees buzzing around their beehive! Registration and pick-up begins Tuesday, April 27. Register in-person, by phone or online here. Kit is ready for pick-up anytime after you register.
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 27 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Superheroes Trivia
Superheroes Trivia
Apr 27 all-day
Celebrate national Superhero day on April 28th with this superhero themed quiz, covering Marvel and DC superheroes as well as a few others. https://kahoot.it/challenge/03539296?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1617376629790 or Game Pin: 03539296
Cooking School Challenge 7:00 pm
Cooking School Challenge
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Teaching techniques which allow you to cook creatively instead of just following recipes,  The Haven’s Kitchen Cooking School: Recipes and Inspiration to Build a Lifetime of Confidence in the Kitchen by Alison Cayne will be our textbook. Each week via Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 28 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 28 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Number of the Week
Number of the Week
Apr 28 all-day
Families have been enjoying the Letter of the Week kits, but we’ve run out of letters. But now we have number kits! There’s a new number each week, and kits contain number worksheets, a number craft and a cut-out of Read More ...
Superheroes Trivia
Superheroes Trivia
Apr 28 all-day
Celebrate national Superhero day on April 28th with this superhero themed quiz, covering Marvel and DC superheroes as well as a few others. https://kahoot.it/challenge/03539296?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1617376629790 or Game Pin: 03539296
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous weekly 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/84364140614 Meeting ID: 874 Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 29 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 29 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Paper Roll Fish [Grades K-3rd]
Paper Roll Fish [Grades K-3rd]
Apr 29 all-day
For grades K-3rd. Make some cardboard fish in time for spring! Registration and pick-up begins Thursday, April 29. Register in-person, by phone or online here. Kit is ready for pick-up anytime after you register.
Superheroes Trivia
Superheroes Trivia
Apr 29 all-day
Celebrate national Superhero day on April 28th with this superhero themed quiz, covering Marvel and DC superheroes as well as a few others. https://kahoot.it/challenge/03539296?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1617376629790 or Game Pin: 03539296
DIY Natural Beauty: A Take-and-Make Program 7:00 pm
DIY Natural Beauty: A Take-and-Make Program
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meghan Sullivan’s virtual presentation reviews the best natural alternatives to problematic cosmetic ingredients. Just in time for a Mother’s Day gift or self-care weekend, Meghan will demonstrate how to make a natural facial scrub and roll-on perfume. Materials provided for Read More ...
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April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
April Fool’s Contest [children] all month
Apr 30 all-day
Kids- tell a joke to a Children’s Librarian, or write it down, or email it to childrens@sctylib.org. We’ll put it on the bulletin board for everyone to enjoy AND we’ll enter you in a raffle! One entry per child per Read More ...
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Enrichment Crafts: Bird Feeders
Apr 30 all-day
Monthly crafts intended for Adults with differing abilities. Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed. Upcycle cardboard tubes into Bird Feeders with Peanut Butter and Bird Seed. Call or stop by the Reference Desk with your Read More ...
Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or through the Songs/fingerplays link on the Children’s Read More ...
Virtual Watch Party: We Can Be Heroes 6:30 pm
Virtual Watch Party: We Can Be Heroes
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register 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. Read More ...