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Tuesday April 24, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM GNL Tech Squad  
    Contact: Adam Hinz   516-466-8055 ext.246   ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
   

Teen volunteers will help you learn how to use your iPad or tablet, social media, Microsoft Office, smartphone apps, and more. Bring in specific questions and issues, or just learn the basics of technology. No registration required. 

    Location: Station Branch

Wednesday April 25, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday April 26, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

PHANTOM THREAD

2017, 130 minutes, R

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Cast:  Vicky Krieps, Daniel Day-Lewis, Lesley Manville

Synopsis:   Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Monday April 30, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Current Issues in the News with Rhoda Plotkin at Station  
   

For more than a decade Rhoda has led “Current Issues in the News” discussions at Independent Living programs on Long Island and Manhattan regarding domestic and international issues facing America.  She was Executive Director of the National Committee on American Foreign Policy, and co-produced a monthly radio series. 

Registration suggested beginning March 26 by calling 466-8055, ext. 208 or register online. 

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday May 1, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM GNL Tech Squad  
    Contact: Adam Hinz   516-466-8055 ext.246   ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
   

Teen volunteers will help you learn how to use your iPad or tablet, social media, Microsoft Office, smartphone apps, and more. Bring in specific questions and issues, or just learn the basics of technology. No registration required. 

    Location: Station Branch
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM West Egg Book Club  
   

THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD by Colson Whitehead.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday May 2, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday May 3, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Blood Pressure Screenings at Station  
   

Have your blood pressure checked by a clinical nurse from St. Francis Hospital, free of charge.

Hypertension affects an astounding one in four adult Americans. Also known as high blood pressure, this condition usually has no symptoms, which is why it is often called the “silent killer.”

No registration required. Will be held in the Reference area.

Screenings will be held on Thursdays, April 5, May 3, and June 7 at the Station Branch from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

THE JOURNEY

2016, 94 minutes, PG-13

Director: Nick Hamm

Cast: Timothy Spall, Colm Meaney, John Hurt

Synopsis: A fictional account of the extraordinary story of two implacable enemies in Northern Ireland. Democratic Unionist Party leader Ian Paisley and Sinn Fein politician Martin McGuinness are forced to take a short journey together in which they will take the biggest leap of faith and change the course of history.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Saturday May 5, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Performance Poets Association Readings at Station  
   
Poets Performance Association will be at the Station Branch from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Saturdays April 7, May 5, and June 2.
 
Join us for our monthly Open Mic forum hosted by George Pafitis in collaboration with the Performance Poets Association. .Open to all.  Participate in reading your own work and/or listen and support others.

Performance Poets Association is a non-profit organization that provides a forum for local artists and brings original poetry and related arts to the public.

              

A featured poet will read for 20 minutes at each session, followed by an open-mic. 

The event is coordinated and facilitated by George Pafitis.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday May 8, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM GNL Tech Squad  
    Contact: Adam Hinz   516-466-8055 ext.246   ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
   

Teen volunteers will help you learn how to use your iPad or tablet, social media, Microsoft Office, smartphone apps, and more. Bring in specific questions and issues, or just learn the basics of technology. No registration required. 

    Location: Station Branch

Wednesday May 9, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday May 10, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

WONDER

2017, 113 minutes, PG

Director: Stephen Chbosky

Cast: Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay, Mandy Patinkin

Synopsis:  Based on the New York Times bestseller, a 10-year old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time when he begins the fifth grade. With the support of his parents, he learns how to make friends and adjust to his new environment.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday May 15, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM GNL Tech Squad  
    Contact: Adam Hinz   516-466-8055 ext.246   ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
   

Teen volunteers will help you learn how to use your iPad or tablet, social media, Microsoft Office, smartphone apps, and more. Bring in specific questions and issues, or just learn the basics of technology. No registration required. 

    Location: Station Branch

Wednesday May 16, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday May 17, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

THE SHAPE OF WATER

2017, 123 minutes, R

Director: Guillermo Del Toro

Cast: Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon

Synopsis:  An otherworldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Monday May 21, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Current Issues in the News with Rhoda Plotkin at Station  
   

For more than a decade Rhoda has led “Current Issues in the News” discussions at Independent Living programs on Long Island and Manhattan regarding domestic and international issues facing America.  She was Executive Director of the National Committee on American Foreign Policy, and co-produced a monthly radio series. 

Registration suggested beginning March 26 by calling 466-8055, ext. 208 or register online. 

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday May 22, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM GNL Tech Squad  
    Contact: Adam Hinz   516-466-8055 ext.246   ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
   

Teen volunteers will help you learn how to use your iPad or tablet, social media, Microsoft Office, smartphone apps, and more. Bring in specific questions and issues, or just learn the basics of technology. No registration required. 

    Location: Station Branch

Wednesday May 23, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday May 24, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

THE DARKEST HOUR

2017, 125 minutes, PG-13

Director: Joe Wright

Cast: Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas

Synopsis:  During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday May 29, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday May 30, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday May 31, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

I, TONYA

2017, 119 minutes, R

Director: Craig Gillespie

Cast: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney

Synopsis:  Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises up the ranks at the US Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Saturday June 2, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Performance Poets Association Readings at Station  
   
Poets Performance Association will be at the Station Branch from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Saturdays April 7, May 5, and June 2.
 
Join us for our monthly Open Mic forum hosted by George Pafitis in collaboration with the Performance Poets Association. .Open to all.  Participate in reading your own work and/or listen and support others.

Performance Poets Association is a non-profit organization that provides a forum for local artists and brings original poetry and related arts to the public.

              

A featured poet will read for 20 minutes at each session, followed by an open-mic. 

The event is coordinated and facilitated by George Pafitis.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday June 5, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM West Egg Book Club  
   

A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW by Amor Towles. by

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday June 6, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday June 7, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Blood Pressure Screenings at Station  
   

Have your blood pressure checked by a clinical nurse from St. Francis Hospital, free of charge.

Hypertension affects an astounding one in four adult Americans. Also known as high blood pressure, this condition usually has no symptoms, which is why it is often called the “silent killer.”

No registration required. Will be held in the Reference area.

Screenings will be held on Thursdays, April 5, May 3, and June 7 at the Station Branch from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

DUNKIRK

2017, 106 minutes, PG-13

Director: Christopher Nolan

Cast: Fionn Whitehead, Damien Bonnard, Aneurin Barnard, Tom Hardy

Synopsis:  A World War II thriller about the evacuation of 400,000 Allied troops from the French city of Dunkirk before Nazi forces can take hold.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday June 12, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday June 13, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday June 14, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

LOVING VINCENT

2017, 95 minutes, PG-13, Animated

Director: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman

Cast: Robert Gulaczyk, Douglas Booth, Helen McCrory, Saoirse Ronan, Chris O'Dowd

Synopsis: The life and controversial death of Vincent Van Gogh told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. The intrigue unfolds through dramatic reconstructions of the events leading up to his death.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Monday June 18, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Current Issues in the News with Rhoda Plotkin at Station  
   

For more than a decade Rhoda has led “Current Issues in the News” discussions at Independent Living programs on Long Island and Manhattan regarding domestic and international issues facing America.  She was Executive Director of the National Committee on American Foreign Policy, and co-produced a monthly radio series. 

Registration suggested beginning March 26 by calling 466-8055, ext. 208 or register online. 

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday June 19, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday June 20, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday June 21, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

THE POST

2017, 115 minutes, PG-13

Director: Steven Spielberg

Cast: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford

Synopsis: A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday June 26, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  3:00 PM English Language Conversation
facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
 
   

The Library invites all new speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group. These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English. Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 218.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday June 27, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Scrabble at Station  
   

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday June 28, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Thursday Film Encore  
   

LADY BIRD

2017, 93 minutes, R

Director: Greta Gerwig

Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Odeya Rush, Kathryn Newton

Synopsis: An artistically inclined seventeen-year-old girl comes of age in Sacramento, California.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

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