Elmont Public Library Event Calendar

700 Hempstead Turnpike
Elmont, NY 11003-2366
Phone: (516) 354-5280 • Fax: (516) 354-3276


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Wednesday July 17, 2019
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11:30 AM
Fitness and Fun

*This is a 6 week program*

For children Entering K - 6

Rock out with cool tunes all while learning great movements and exercises to jump start your Summer!

Parents must sign waiver for child to attend program

No Registration

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

*This is a 6 week program*

For children Entering K - 6

Rock out with cool tunes all while learning great movements and exercises to jump start your Summer!

Parents must sign waiver for child to attend program

No Registration

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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1:00 PM
Canasta Practice
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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1:00 PM
LECTURE: The Comedy of Medicine with Ira Epstein

LECTURE: The Comedy of Medicine with Ira Epstein

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 1pm

This lecture aims to look at the humorous side of visiting the doctor or dentist by means of numerous comedy routines, movie clips, witty quotes and songs and amusing cartoons.  

Consider this lecture as your prescription for good health.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

LECTURE: The Comedy of Medicine with Ira Epstein

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 1pm

This lecture aims to look at the humorous side of visiting the doctor or dentist by means of numerous comedy routines, movie clips, witty quotes and songs and amusing cartoons.  

Consider this lecture as your prescription for good health.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002 
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
TEEN CUISINE: Edible Cookie Dough

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN CUISINE: Edible Cookie Dough

Teens will create delicious, edible cookie dough with mix-ins of their choosing!

No oven required!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN CUISINE: Edible Cookie Dough

Teens will create delicious, edible cookie dough with mix-ins of their choosing!

No oven required!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex


 
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6:30 PM
Play Jeopardy

*This is a 4 week session

For children entering grades 3 6

Think you have what it takes to beat your friends at Jeopardy? Find out and test yourself with some trivia!

Online Registration Begins June 26

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

*This is a 4 week session

For children entering grades 3 6

Think you have what it takes to beat your friends at Jeopardy? Find out and test yourself with some trivia!

Online Registration Begins June 26

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


Thursday July 18, 2019
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10:00 AM
Baby Boogie

For babies who are non-walkers

Enjoy world dance music and tango, salsa and more with your new little partner!

Online Registration Begins July 5

 

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 10 spaces available.

For babies who are non-walkers

Enjoy world dance music and tango, salsa and more with your new little partner!

Online Registration Begins July 5

 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM
Global Tots

For children 2.5 years - Pre-K

Enjoy a storytelling program that combines modified yoga and fun movements as we travel the world for the little ones!

Online Registration Begins July 5

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children 2.5 years - Pre-K

Enjoy a storytelling program that combines modified yoga and fun movements as we travel the world for the little ones!

Online Registration Begins July 5

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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1:00 PM
MahJongg Practice
Have you ever wanted to join a Mah Jongg Game but didn’t know how?
Here’s Your chance!
 

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
Have you ever wanted to join a Mah Jongg Game but didn’t know how?
Here’s Your chance!
 

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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1:00 PM
Tai Chi with Joseph Panico

Tai Chi with Joseph Panico

Join us for a class in Tai Chi, a system of movements and positions believed to have been developed in 12th Century China. Tai Chi techniques aim to address the body and mind as an interconnected system and are traditionally believed to have mental and physical health benefits to improve posture, balance, flexibility, and strength. Registration begins two weeks before this class and is for Elmont Library cardholders only.

ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY! 

REGISTRATION BEGINS TWO WEEKS BEFORE EACH CLASS!!! 
PLEASE BE TO KIND OTHERS AND ONLY REGISTER FOR THE CLASSES THAT YOU WILL DEFINITELY ATTEND.
PLEASE CALL TO CANCEL IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND.
REGISTRATIONS CAN BE MADE IN-PERSON, ON-LINE OR OVER THE PHONE.
LIMITED CLASS SIZE
YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND CLASS IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED! NO EXCEPTIONS!
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 8 spaces available.

Tai Chi with Joseph Panico

Join us for a class in Tai Chi, a system of movements and positions believed to have been developed in 12th Century China. Tai Chi techniques aim to address the body and mind as an interconnected system and are traditionally believed to have mental and physical health benefits to improve posture, balance, flexibility, and strength. Registration begins two weeks before this class and is for Elmont Library cardholders only.

ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY! 

REGISTRATION BEGINS TWO WEEKS BEFORE EACH CLASS!!! 
PLEASE BE TO KIND OTHERS AND ONLY REGISTER FOR THE CLASSES THAT YOU WILL DEFINITELY ATTEND.
PLEASE CALL TO CANCEL IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND.
REGISTRATIONS CAN BE MADE IN-PERSON, ON-LINE OR OVER THE PHONE.
LIMITED CLASS SIZE
YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND CLASS IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED! NO EXCEPTIONS!
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 8 spaces available.

 
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2:30 PM
Family Movie Afternoon: Space Jam

For all ages with an adult

PG, 1hr 28min, Animation, Adventure and Comedy

Michael Jordan teams up with Bugs Bunny for an intergalatic basketball game.

No Registration

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Theatre

For all ages with an adult

PG, 1hr 28min, Animation, Adventure and Comedy

Michael Jordan teams up with Bugs Bunny for an intergalatic basketball game.

No Registration

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
INNOVATION AFTERNOON: Skateboard Wall Art

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

INNOVATION AFTERNOON: Skateboard Wall Art

Decorate your very own skateboard deck using a variety of materials!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

INNOVATION AFTERNOON: Skateboard Wall Art

Decorate your very own skateboard deck using a variety of materials!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex


 
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4:00 PM
Poetry Workshop with Dr. Opyr

Poetry Workshop
Dr. Linda Opyr, Poet Laureate of Nassau County and the author of six collections of poetry, has been published in numerous journals and magazines. Participants in this workshop will have the opportunity to write poetry and share what they’ve written. Bring paper and a pen and the desire to expand your knowledge and enjoyment of writing good poems.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Poetry Workshop
Dr. Linda Opyr, Poet Laureate of Nassau County and the author of six collections of poetry, has been published in numerous journals and magazines. Participants in this workshop will have the opportunity to write poetry and share what they’ve written. Bring paper and a pen and the desire to expand your knowledge and enjoyment of writing good poems.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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5:00 PM
Star Lab with Long Island Science Center

For children entering grades K - 6

Come and explore the nightsky and learn to recognize and name constellations in an inflatable planetarium!

Online Registration Begins July 5

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children entering grades K - 6

Come and explore the nightsky and learn to recognize and name constellations in an inflatable planetarium!

Online Registration Begins July 5

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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7:00 PM
Library Board Meeting - EXECUTIVE SESSION

Library Board Meeting - EXECUTIVE SESSION

The agenda calls for the Board to meet in Executive Session at 7pm.

PUBLIC SESSION BEGINS AT 7:30pm

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Library Board Meeting - EXECUTIVE SESSION

The agenda calls for the Board to meet in Executive Session at 7pm.

PUBLIC SESSION BEGINS AT 7:30pm

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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7:30 PM
Library Board Meeting - PUBLIC SESSION

Library Board Meeting - PUBLIC SESSION

The public is invited to attend the Elmont Public Library Board of Trustees’ regular meeting at 700 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont.

The public portion of the meeting will begin at 7:30pm. The agenda calls for the Board to meet in Executive Session at 7pm.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Library Board Meeting - PUBLIC SESSION

The public is invited to attend the Elmont Public Library Board of Trustees’ regular meeting at 700 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont.

The public portion of the meeting will begin at 7:30pm. The agenda calls for the Board to meet in Executive Session at 7pm.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Friday July 19, 2019
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat Group
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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11:00 AM
Playhooray

For babies 6 months 0 2.5 years with adult

Join Molly Mouse for a morning of music, fun and learning!

Online Registration Begins July 5

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

For babies 6 months 0 2.5 years with adult

Join Molly Mouse for a morning of music, fun and learning!

Online Registration Begins July 5

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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12:30 PM
The History of Movie Special Effects with Clive Young

The History of Movie Special Effects with Clive Young

Friday, July 19, 2019 at 12:30pm

Hey Movie Lovers! Explore the creative process of the technical wizardry that makes so many our beloved films so intoxicatingly real!

CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre

The History of Movie Special Effects with Clive Young

Friday, July 19, 2019 at 12:30pm

Hey Movie Lovers! Explore the creative process of the technical wizardry that makes so many our beloved films so intoxicatingly real!

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Breakthrough

Breakthrough

Friday, July 19 at 2:30pm

Rated: PG for thematic content. 116 minutes. 2019. Drama. Biography.

Based on the inspirational true story of one mother’s unfaltering love in the face of impossible odds. When Joyce Smith’s adopted son John falls through an icy Missouri lake, all hope seems lost. But as John lies lifeless, Joyce refuses to give up. Her steadfast belief inspires those around her to continue to pray for John’s recovery, even in the face of every case history and scientific prediction. BREAKTHROUGH is an enthralling reminder that faith and love can create a mountain of hope, and sometimes even a miracle.

Cast: Topher Grace, Josh Lucas, Chrissy Metz

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre

Breakthrough

Friday, July 19 at 2:30pm

Rated: PG for thematic content. 116 minutes. 2019. Drama. Biography.

Based on the inspirational true story of one mother’s unfaltering love in the face of impossible odds. When Joyce Smith’s adopted son John falls through an icy Missouri lake, all hope seems lost. But as John lies lifeless, Joyce refuses to give up. Her steadfast belief inspires those around her to continue to pray for John’s recovery, even in the face of every case history and scientific prediction. BREAKTHROUGH is an enthralling reminder that faith and love can create a mountain of hope, and sometimes even a miracle.

Cast: Topher Grace, Josh Lucas, Chrissy Metz

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Saturday July 20, 2019
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11:00 AM
Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Saturdays at 11am

July 13, 20, 27 & August 3, 10 & 17 (6-sessions)

(Online or in-person registration for the entire session begins June 29 for Elmont Library cardholders)

This Chess class will help beginner players from 800 to tournament Players up to 2,000 rated, if you are clock speed player or you are strictly a tournament player or looking to learning new strategies or new tricks or just looking to have fun there's something for everyone.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
The registration period has ended.

Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Saturdays at 11am

July 13, 20, 27 & August 3, 10 & 17 (6-sessions)

(Online or in-person registration for the entire session begins June 29 for Elmont Library cardholders)

This Chess class will help beginner players from 800 to tournament Players up to 2,000 rated, if you are clock speed player or you are strictly a tournament player or looking to learning new strategies or new tricks or just looking to have fun there's something for everyone.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

The registration period has ended.

Sunday July 21, 2019
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LIBRARY CLOSED SUNDAYS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 1
Monday July 22, 2019
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11:30 AM
Fitness and Fun

*This is a 6 week program*

For children Entering K - 6

Rock out with cool tunes all while learning great movements and exercises to jump start your Summer!

Parents must sign waiver for child to attend program

No Registration

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

*This is a 6 week program*

For children Entering K - 6

Rock out with cool tunes all while learning great movements and exercises to jump start your Summer!

Parents must sign waiver for child to attend program

No Registration

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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1:00 PM
Chair Yoga with Mary Mazzone
Chair Yoga with Mary Mazzone
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY! 
REGISTRATION BEGINS TWO WEEKS BEFORE EACH CLASS!!
PLEASE BE TO KIND OTHERS AND ONLY REGISTER FOR THE CLASSES THAT YOU WILL DEFINITELY ATTEND.
PLEASE CALL TO CANCEL IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND.
REGISTRATIONS CAN BE MADE IN-PERSON, ON-LINE OR OVER THE PHONE.
LIMITED CLASS SIZE
Enjoy relaxing the body and opening the heart, mind and spirit. Experience classic asanas (postures), meditation, music and chanting in a safe, supportive environment. This is a class suitable for all levels and will help participants learn how to listen to their bodies with gentle stretching and breathing.
YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND CLASS WITHOUT REGISTERING! NO EXCEPTIONS. 

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
Chair Yoga with Mary Mazzone
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY! 
REGISTRATION BEGINS TWO WEEKS BEFORE EACH CLASS!!
PLEASE BE TO KIND OTHERS AND ONLY REGISTER FOR THE CLASSES THAT YOU WILL DEFINITELY ATTEND.
PLEASE CALL TO CANCEL IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND.
REGISTRATIONS CAN BE MADE IN-PERSON, ON-LINE OR OVER THE PHONE.
LIMITED CLASS SIZE
Enjoy relaxing the body and opening the heart, mind and spirit. Experience classic asanas (postures), meditation, music and chanting in a safe, supportive environment. This is a class suitable for all levels and will help participants learn how to listen to their bodies with gentle stretching and breathing.
YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND CLASS WITHOUT REGISTERING! NO EXCEPTIONS. 

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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2:00 PM
Book Discussion: Becoming Mrs. Lewis

CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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2:00 PM
Game Buddies

*This is a six week program

For children entering grades K - 6

Join our amazing teen volunteers for an afternoon of fun and games!

Online Registration Begins June 17

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

*This is a six week program

For children entering grades K - 6

Join our amazing teen volunteers for an afternoon of fun and games!

Online Registration Begins June 17

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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3:30 PM
Book buddies

*This is a six week program

For children age 3 - 5 years

Teen volunteers will read and make crafts with their "Book Buddies"

Online Registration will begin on June 17

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

*This is a six week program

For children age 3 - 5 years

Teen volunteers will read and make crafts with their "Book Buddies"

Online Registration will begin on June 17

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 

For Children in Pre-K to 6th Grade

With our collection of lego pieces, create something wonderful with your family and friends!

No Registration

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For Children in Pre-K to 6th Grade

With our collection of lego pieces, create something wonderful with your family and friends!

No Registration

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

Tuesday July 23, 2019
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1:30 PM
Kinder Kids

For children entering PreK and Kindergarten

*4 Week Program*

Experience school and learn some new skills before September.

Online registration begins July 2nd

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children entering PreK and Kindergarten

*4 Week Program*

Experience school and learn some new skills before September.

Online registration begins July 2nd

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: A Star is Born (2018)

A Star Is Born

Tuesday, July 23 at 2:30pm

Rated R for brief scenes of drinking alcohol and brief violence.  134 minutes. 2018. Drama. Romance. Music.

A wonderful movie, nominated for several prestigious awards, and includes Lady Gaga starring in her first movie role. A musician helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral. Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga use their considerable talents to depict the heartbreak of a relationship struggling to survive. A Star is Born in not to be missed by anyone.

Cast: Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga, Sam Elliot, Dave Chappelle, Anthony Ramos, Andrew Dice Clay.

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre

A Star Is Born

Tuesday, July 23 at 2:30pm

Rated R for brief scenes of drinking alcohol and brief violence.  134 minutes. 2018. Drama. Romance. Music.

A wonderful movie, nominated for several prestigious awards, and includes Lady Gaga starring in her first movie role. A musician helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral. Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga use their considerable talents to depict the heartbreak of a relationship struggling to survive. A Star is Born in not to be missed by anyone.

Cast: Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga, Sam Elliot, Dave Chappelle, Anthony Ramos, Andrew Dice Clay.

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
TEENS HELP: Socks for Nursing Home

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEENS HELP: Socks for Nursing Home

Make some cozy socks for seniors in local nursing homes!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 5 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEENS HELP: Socks for Nursing Home

Make some cozy socks for seniors in local nursing homes!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Neptune of the Seas with the Whaling Museum

For Children entering Pre-K and K 

What strange creatures lurk in the midnight zone of the sea? Discover deep diving creatures. See a shark jaw and design a colorful school of fish to hang at home.

Online Registration Begins July 9

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 8 spaces available.

For Children entering Pre-K and K 

What strange creatures lurk in the midnight zone of the sea? Discover deep diving creatures. See a shark jaw and design a colorful school of fish to hang at home.

Online Registration Begins July 9

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 8 spaces available.

Wednesday July 24, 2019
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10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
AARP Driver Safety Program

AARP Driver Safety Program

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 from 10:30am to 5pm 

(In-person registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins July 10)

AARP Driver Safety is the preeminent national older driver safety program, serving the 50+ population for more than 30 years. The program has helped millions of drivers protect their safety on today's roads.

Participants must attend the entire class to complete this Defensive Driving Course. Receive 10% off Collision and Auto Liability /PIP rates on your auto insurance. There is a fee payable to AARP of $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members. Must bring valid AARP membership card and driver’s license. Limited class size.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

AARP Driver Safety Program

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 from 10:30am to 5pm 

(In-person registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins July 10)

AARP Driver Safety is the preeminent national older driver safety program, serving the 50+ population for more than 30 years. The program has helped millions of drivers protect their safety on today's roads.

Participants must attend the entire class to complete this Defensive Driving Course. Receive 10% off Collision and Auto Liability /PIP rates on your auto insurance. There is a fee payable to AARP of $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members. Must bring valid AARP membership card and driver’s license. Limited class size.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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12:30 PM
Old Fashioned Ice Cream Sandwiches with the Baking Coach

Old Fashioned Ice Cream Sandwiches with the Baking Coach

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 12:30pm

(In-person or online registration begins July 10 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Learn how to make this summer favorite starting with ice cream sandwiched between homemade waffles, embellished with yummy sprinkles, syrups, and whipped cream!  Registration is required. Space is limited.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Old Fashioned Ice Cream Sandwiches with the Baking Coach

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 12:30pm

(In-person or online registration begins July 10 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Learn how to make this summer favorite starting with ice cream sandwiched between homemade waffles, embellished with yummy sprinkles, syrups, and whipped cream!  Registration is required. Space is limited.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002 
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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1:00 PM
Canasta Practice
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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1:00 PM
SCORE: FREE Confidential Business Mentoring By Appointment

SCORE:  FREE CONFIDENTIAL BUSINESS MENTORING

Individual Appointment offered on the Second Wednesday and Fourth Wednesday of the month at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm

Please call Long Island SCORE at 888-433-3632 to make an appointment.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: History Room
The registration period has ended.

SCORE:  FREE CONFIDENTIAL BUSINESS MENTORING

Individual Appointment offered on the Second Wednesday and Fourth Wednesday of the month at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm

Please call Long Island SCORE at 888-433-3632 to make an appointment.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: History Room

The registration period has ended.

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
TEEN SCREEN: Netflix Binge

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN SCREEN: Netflix Binge

Binge-watch your favorite Netflix show or movie in the Teen Annex!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 14 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN SCREEN: Netflix Binge

Binge-watch your favorite Netflix show or movie in the Teen Annex!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM
Play Jeopardy

*This is a 4 week session

For children entering grades 3 6

Think you have what it takes to beat your friends at Jeopardy? Find out and test yourself with some trivia!

Online Registration Begins June 26

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

*This is a 4 week session

For children entering grades 3 6

Think you have what it takes to beat your friends at Jeopardy? Find out and test yourself with some trivia!

Online Registration Begins June 26

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Thursday July 25, 2019
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1:00 PM
Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Join us for “Chi Gong,” an ancient Chinese system of exercises or movements performed in meditation, which promotes relaxation and inner peace.  The class, taught by Joseph Panico, consists of easy breathing and movement exercises. Registration begins two weeks before this class and is for Elmont Library cardholders only. Regular Yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness.

ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY! 
REGISTRATION BEGINS TWO WEEKS BEFORE EACH CLASS!
SIGN-IN IS REQUIRED AT EVERY CLASS.
 
PLEASE CALL TO CANCEL IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND.
REGISTRATIONS CAN BE MADE IN-PERSON, ON-LINE OR OVER THE PHONE.
LIMITED CLASS SIZE
YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND CLASS IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED! NO EXCEPTIONS!
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 15 spaces available.

Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Join us for “Chi Gong,” an ancient Chinese system of exercises or movements performed in meditation, which promotes relaxation and inner peace.  The class, taught by Joseph Panico, consists of easy breathing and movement exercises. Registration begins two weeks before this class and is for Elmont Library cardholders only. Regular Yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness.

ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY! 
REGISTRATION BEGINS TWO WEEKS BEFORE EACH CLASS!
SIGN-IN IS REQUIRED AT EVERY CLASS.
 
PLEASE CALL TO CANCEL IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND.
REGISTRATIONS CAN BE MADE IN-PERSON, ON-LINE OR OVER THE PHONE.
LIMITED CLASS SIZE
YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND CLASS IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED! NO EXCEPTIONS!
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM
MahJongg Practice
Have you ever wanted to join a Mah Jongg Game but didn’t know how?
Here’s Your chance!
 

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
Have you ever wanted to join a Mah Jongg Game but didn’t know how?
Here’s Your chance!
 

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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2:30 PM
Family Movie Afternoon: Chicken Little

For all ages with an adult

G, 1 hr 21min, Adventure, Animation, and Comedy

After ruining his reputation, a young chicken must save his town from alien invaders.

No Registration

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Theatre

For all ages with an adult

G, 1 hr 21min, Adventure, Animation, and Comedy

After ruining his reputation, a young chicken must save his town from alien invaders.

No Registration

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
TEEN SCREEN: Netflix Binge

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN SCREEN: Netflix Binge

Binge-watch your favorite Netflix show or movie in the Teen Annex!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 14 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN SCREEN: Netflix Binge

Binge-watch your favorite Netflix show or movie in the Teen Annex!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM
Carriage Townhouse
LOCATION: History Room
 

*This is a Three Week Session

For children entering grades 2 - 6

Have some fun as you learn the art of chess and play against your friends!

Online Registration Begins July 11

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

*This is a Three Week Session

For children entering grades 2 - 6

Have some fun as you learn the art of chess and play against your friends!

Online Registration Begins July 11

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Free Homebuyer Grant Orientation with Community Housing Innovations

Free Homebuyer Grant Orientation with Community Housing Innovations

Thursday, July 25, 2019 from 6:30pm to 8pm

Learn about CHI’s grants for qualified first-time homebuyers and CHI’s education and counseling services. Find out about the steps to homeownership and resources available to help. This session is designed to help you decide if you are ready for homeownership and plan your next steps. Seminar attendance is required to apply to the CHI Grant Program. Register at www.chigrants.org.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Free Homebuyer Grant Orientation with Community Housing Innovations

Thursday, July 25, 2019 from 6:30pm to 8pm

Learn about CHI’s grants for qualified first-time homebuyers and CHI’s education and counseling services. Find out about the steps to homeownership and resources available to help. This session is designed to help you decide if you are ready for homeownership and plan your next steps. Seminar attendance is required to apply to the CHI Grant Program. Register at www.chigrants.org.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002 
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Friday July 26, 2019
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat Group
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 25 spaces available.
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 25 spaces available.

 
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10:15 AM
Beach Blanket Baby

For babies 6 months - 18 months with adult

Enjoy an engaging morning with our friends from A Time for Kids. Learn through play with finger play, dancing and more!

Online Registration Begins July12

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 20 spaces available.

For babies 6 months - 18 months with adult

Enjoy an engaging morning with our friends from A Time for Kids. Learn through play with finger play, dancing and more!

Online Registration Begins July12

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 20 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM
Family Pre-School Hour

For children 18 months - Pre-K with adult

Join our friends from A Time for Kids for a morning of fun. Enjoy stories, songs, playing and making a craft to take home!

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 3 spaces available.

For children 18 months - Pre-K with adult

Join our friends from A Time for Kids for a morning of fun. Enjoy stories, songs, playing and making a craft to take home!

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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12:30 PM
Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer! with the Vic Vincent Group

Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer! with the Vic Vincent Group

Friday, July 26, 2019 at 12:30pm

Remember where you were and what you were doing when these summertime hits were being played. Sing along to songs such as Hot, Hot, Hot, It Never Rains in California, Margaritaville, and so many more!

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre

Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer! with the Vic Vincent Group

Friday, July 26, 2019 at 12:30pm

Remember where you were and what you were doing when these summertime hits were being played. Sing along to songs such as Hot, Hot, Hot, It Never Rains in California, Margaritaville, and so many more!

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

Friday, July 26 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for some violence, racial epithets and language. 133 minutes. 2019. Drama. History.

The true story of the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater, an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis, a local Ku Klux Klan leader. During the racially charged summer of 1971, Atwater and Ellis come together to co-chair a community summit on the desegregation of schools in Durham, N.C. The ensuing debate and battle soon lead to surprising revelations that change both of their lives forever.

Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Anne Hece, Bruce McGill.

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre

The Best of Enemies

Friday, July 26 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for some violence, racial epithets and language. 133 minutes. 2019. Drama. History.

The true story of the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater, an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis, a local Ku Klux Klan leader. During the racially charged summer of 1971, Atwater and Ellis come together to co-chair a community summit on the desegregation of schools in Durham, N.C. The ensuing debate and battle soon lead to surprising revelations that change both of their lives forever.

Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Anne Hece, Bruce McGill.

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Summer Teen Time

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Summer Teen Time

Play various games in Teen Annex. Bring a friend!

Dates are subject to change. Registration starts 30 minutes before the program.

 

Registration Procedures 

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Summer Teen Time

Play various games in Teen Annex. Bring a friend!

Dates are subject to change. Registration starts 30 minutes before the program.

 

Registration Procedures 

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
LOCATION: Teen Annex

Saturday July 27, 2019
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11:00 AM
Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Saturdays at 11am

July 13, 20, 27 & August 3, 10 & 17 (6-sessions)

(Online or in-person registration for the entire session begins June 29 for Elmont Library cardholders)

This Chess class will help beginner players from 800 to tournament Players up to 2,000 rated, if you are clock speed player or you are strictly a tournament player or looking to learning new strategies or new tricks or just looking to have fun there's something for everyone.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Saturdays at 11am

July 13, 20, 27 & August 3, 10 & 17 (6-sessions)

(Online or in-person registration for the entire session begins June 29 for Elmont Library cardholders)

This Chess class will help beginner players from 800 to tournament Players up to 2,000 rated, if you are clock speed player or you are strictly a tournament player or looking to learning new strategies or new tricks or just looking to have fun there's something for everyone.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
TEEN CUISINE: Grilled Cheese & Mac

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN CUISINE: Grilled Cheese & Mac

Teens will make tasty grilled cheese sandwiches and mac & cheese!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN CUISINE: Grilled Cheese & Mac

Teens will make tasty grilled cheese sandwiches and mac & cheese!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex


Sunday July 28, 2019
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LIBRARY CLOSED SUNDAYS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 1
Monday July 29, 2019
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2:00 PM
Game Buddies

*This is a six week program

For children entering grades K - 6

Join our amazing teen volunteers for an afternoon of fun and games!

Online Registration Begins June 17

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

*This is a six week program

For children entering grades K - 6

Join our amazing teen volunteers for an afternoon of fun and games!

Online Registration Begins June 17

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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3:30 PM
Book buddies

*This is a six week program

For children age 3 - 5 years

Teen volunteers will read and make crafts with their "Book Buddies"

Online Registration will begin on June 17

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

*This is a six week program

For children age 3 - 5 years

Teen volunteers will read and make crafts with their "Book Buddies"

Online Registration will begin on June 17

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Game Night!

Adult Game Night

The Last Monday of the month from 5pm to 9pm

All are welcome! 18 years and older only. Play an old favorite, or learn something new. Choose from an extensive collection of new and classic board games, or bring your own to share. No registration required

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Adult Game Night

The Last Monday of the month from 5pm to 9pm

All are welcome! 18 years and older only. Play an old favorite, or learn something new. Choose from an extensive collection of new and classic board games, or bring your own to share. No registration required

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 

For Children in Pre-K to 6th Grade

With our collection of lego pieces, create something wonderful with your family and friends!

No Registration

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For Children in Pre-K to 6th Grade

With our collection of lego pieces, create something wonderful with your family and friends!

No Registration

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

Tuesday July 30, 2019
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12:00 PM
Art Buddies

For children entering grades K - 5

Come use your creativity to create something amazing to take home with our teen volunteers!

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children entering grades K - 5

Come use your creativity to create something amazing to take home with our teen volunteers!

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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1:30 PM
Kinder Kids

For children entering PreK and Kindergarten

*4 Week Program*

Experience school and learn some new skills before September.

Online registration begins July 2nd

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children entering PreK and Kindergarten

*4 Week Program*

Experience school and learn some new skills before September.

Online registration begins July 2nd

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Please Don’t Eat the Daisies

Please Don’t Eat the Daisies

Tuesday, July 30 at 2:30pm

Non-Rated .112 minutes. 1960. Comedy. Romance. Family.

Lawrence Mackay, a professor at Columbia University, lives happily with his wife, Kate, and their three children. But when he leaves his career in education to become a theater critic, his newfound celebrity causes problems with both his friends and family. A scathing review upsets a close friend, and Kate becomes jealous when his work keeps him out late feting with Broadway stars, including the particularly flirtatious Deborah Vaughn.

Cast: Doris Day, David Niven, Janis Paige, Spring Byington, Richard Haydn, Patsy Kelly, Jack Weston, Charles Herbert, John Harding.

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre

Please Don’t Eat the Daisies

Tuesday, July 30 at 2:30pm

Non-Rated .112 minutes. 1960. Comedy. Romance. Family.

Lawrence Mackay, a professor at Columbia University, lives happily with his wife, Kate, and their three children. But when he leaves his career in education to become a theater critic, his newfound celebrity causes problems with both his friends and family. A scathing review upsets a close friend, and Kate becomes jealous when his work keeps him out late feting with Broadway stars, including the particularly flirtatious Deborah Vaughn.

Cast: Doris Day, David Niven, Janis Paige, Spring Byington, Richard Haydn, Patsy Kelly, Jack Weston, Charles Herbert, John Harding.

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
TEEN CUISINE: Make Your Own Ice Cream

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN CUISINE: Make Your Own Ice Cream

Fight the summer heat with your own custom ice cream flavors!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 8 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEEN CUISINE: Make Your Own Ice Cream

Fight the summer heat with your own custom ice cream flavors!

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 8 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Census Job Fair
CONTACT: Legislator Solages  516-571-6203
CONTACT:
  Legislator Solages
  516.571.6203
  

Wednesday July 31, 2019
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11:30 AM
Fitness and Fun

*This is a 6 week program*

For children Entering K - 6

Rock out with cool tunes all while learning great movements and exercises to jump start your Summer!

Parents must sign waiver for child to attend program

No Registration

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

*This is a 6 week program*

For children Entering K - 6

Rock out with cool tunes all while learning great movements and exercises to jump start your Summer!

Parents must sign waiver for child to attend program

No Registration

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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1:00 PM
Alzheimer's Association Workshops: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's Association Workshops: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 1pm

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Learn the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease. Hear from people who have the disease and find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Alzheimer's Association Workshops: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 1pm

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Learn the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease. Hear from people who have the disease and find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002 
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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1:00 PM
Canasta Practice
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
BOOKISH BITES

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

BOOKISH BITES

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 15 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

BOOKISH BITES

 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM
Play Jeopardy

*This is a 4 week session

For children entering grades 3 6

Think you have what it takes to beat your friends at Jeopardy? Find out and test yourself with some trivia!

Online Registration Begins June 26

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

*This is a 4 week session

For children entering grades 3 6

Think you have what it takes to beat your friends at Jeopardy? Find out and test yourself with some trivia!

Online Registration Begins June 26

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


Thursday August 1, 2019
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1:00 PM
Dance, Stretch & Tone w/ Barbara Fraser

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

Registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library Cardholders 

This low impact class is designed for mature adults and active seniors who embrace and enjoy dance and exercise. Taught in a stress-free manner, this coed, mind/body session will include Line Dancing and Folk Dancing to aid in memory retention, coordination and balance, and conclude with toning and stretching of the major muscle groups allowing participants to perform everyday tasks with ease. Registration is required. Limited class size.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

Registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library Cardholders 

This low impact class is designed for mature adults and active seniors who embrace and enjoy dance and exercise. Taught in a stress-free manner, this coed, mind/body session will include Line Dancing and Folk Dancing to aid in memory retention, coordination and balance, and conclude with toning and stretching of the major muscle groups allowing participants to perform everyday tasks with ease. Registration is required. Limited class size.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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1:00 PM
MahJongg Practice
Have you ever wanted to join a Mah Jongg Game but didn’t know how?
Here’s Your chance!
 

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
Have you ever wanted to join a Mah Jongg Game but didn’t know how?
Here’s Your chance!
 

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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2:30 PM
Family Movie Afternoon: Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse

All ages with an adult

PG, 1hr 57min, Animation, Adventure, and Action

Spider-Man Miles Morales meets other spider superheroes and forms a team in order to defeat a new villian.

No Registration

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Theatre

All ages with an adult

PG, 1hr 57min, Animation, Adventure, and Action

Spider-Man Miles Morales meets other spider superheroes and forms a team in order to defeat a new villian.

No Registration

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Zentangle!
ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY
 
Zentangle!
 
 
Show off your creative side by creating some fun doodle art!
 
 
 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247 unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT: Teen Services  3545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 17 spaces available.
ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY
 
Zentangle!
 
 
Show off your creative side by creating some fun doodle art!
 
 
 

Registration Procedures

  • You have a choice of registering: online, in person, or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247 unless noted otherwise.
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number.
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen.
  • You may not register a friend or relative.
  • Registration for programs begins two weeks before the program’s date unless noted otherwise.
CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  3545280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 17 spaces available.

 

For children entering grades 2 - 6

Have some fun as you learn the art of chess and play against your friends!

Online Registration Begins July 11

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children entering grades 2 - 6

Have some fun as you learn the art of chess and play against your friends!

Online Registration Begins July 11

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Friday August 2, 2019
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12:30 AM
Film Screening & Discussion: First Man into Space with Keith Crocker

Film Screening & Discussion:  First Man into Space with Keith Crocker

Friday, August 2, 2019 at 12:30pm

Get your space suits on and get ready for an adventure as we explore space travel through science fiction. If you're a fan of 1950's sci-fi movies then this program is for you! The 1959 film “First Man in to Space” will be screened and discussed as we explore space travel through science fiction.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  516 354 5280 x1002
LOCATION: Theatre

Film Screening & Discussion:  First Man into Space with Keith Crocker

Friday, August 2, 2019 at 12:30pm

Get your space suits on and get ready for an adventure as we explore space travel through science fiction. If you're a fan of 1950's sci-fi movies then this program is for you! The 1959 film “First Man in to Space” will be screened and discussed as we explore space travel through science fiction.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516 354 5280 x1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat Group
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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11:00 AM
Kick and Play Soccer Stars

For Children 12 months - 30 months

Learn to balance, kick and play!

Online Registration Begins July 19

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

For Children 12 months - 30 months

Learn to balance, kick and play!

Online Registration Begins July 19

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: MIdnight Lace

Midnight Lace

Friday, August 2 at 2:30pm

Non-rated. In Color. 108 minutes. 1960. Mystery. Drama. Romance.

American heir Kit Preston has lived in London with her British financier husband Tony Preston for the past three months. One foggy night, while walking home through a park alone, Kit hears a voice that tells her she will be murdered soon. Scotland Yard gets involved, and believes Kit’s stories stem from a neglected homemaker trying to get some attention from her husband. Is Kit losing her mind, or is someone really targeting her?

Cast: Doris Day, Roddy McDowall, John Gavin, Rex Harrison, Myrna Loy, Herbert Marshall, Hermione Baddeley, John Williams, Richard Ney. Produced by Martin Melcher.

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre

Midnight Lace

Friday, August 2 at 2:30pm

Non-rated. In Color. 108 minutes. 1960. Mystery. Drama. Romance.

American heir Kit Preston has lived in London with her British financier husband Tony Preston for the past three months. One foggy night, while walking home through a park alone, Kit hears a voice that tells her she will be murdered soon. Scotland Yard gets involved, and believes Kit’s stories stem from a neglected homemaker trying to get some attention from her husband. Is Kit losing her mind, or is someone really targeting her?

Cast: Doris Day, Roddy McDowall, John Gavin, Rex Harrison, Myrna Loy, Herbert Marshall, Hermione Baddeley, John Williams, Richard Ney. Produced by Martin Melcher.

MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

Midnight Lace Poster

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Saturday August 3, 2019
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11:00 AM
Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Saturdays at 11am

July 13, 20, 27 & August 3, 10 & 17 (6-sessions)

(Online or in-person registration for the entire session begins June 29 for Elmont Library cardholders)

This Chess class will help beginner players from 800 to tournament Players up to 2,000 rated, if you are clock speed player or you are strictly a tournament player or looking to learning new strategies or new tricks or just looking to have fun there's something for everyone.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  5163545280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Learn How to Play Chess with Miliha & Shanta Momotaj

Saturdays at 11am

July 13, 20, 27 & August 3, 10 & 17 (6-sessions)

(Online or in-person registration for the entire session begins June 29 for Elmont Library cardholders)

This Chess class will help beginner players from 800 to tournament Players up to 2,000 rated, if you are clock speed player or you are strictly a tournament player or looking to learning new strategies or new tricks or just looking to have fun there's something for everyone.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  5163545280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Sunday August 4, 2019
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LIBRARY CLOSED SUNDAYS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 1
Monday August 5, 2019
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11:30 AM - 1:25 PM
Town of Hempstead Mobile Tax Van
LOCATION: Parking Lot
 
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1:00 PM
Summer Paint Party with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Summer Paint Party with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Monday, August 5, 2018 at 1pm

(In-person or online registration begins July 22 for Elmont Library cardholders)

All materials will be provided to create your own one-of-a-kind Summer masterpiece. Bring your positive vibes & be ready to enjoy some art therapy.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  516 354 5280 x1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
Registration will begin on Monday, July 22, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Summer Paint Party with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Monday, August 5, 2018 at 1pm

(In-person or online registration begins July 22 for Elmont Library cardholders)

All materials will be provided to create your own one-of-a-kind Summer masterpiece. Bring your positive vibes & be ready to enjoy some art therapy.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516 354 5280 x1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Registration will begin on Monday, July 22, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:00 PM
Game Buddies

*This is a six week program

For children entering grades K - 6

Join our amazing teen volunteers for an afternoon of fun and games!

Online Registration Begins June 17

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

*This is a six week program

For children entering grades K - 6

Join our amazing teen volunteers for an afternoon of fun and games!