Elmont Public Library Event Calendar

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


ADULT PROGRAMS -- YOUNG ADULT PROGRAMS -- CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS -- STUFF FOR EVERYONE -- CIVIC & COMMUNITY

Monday October 23, 2017
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10:15 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. *No program on Columbus Day.*

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Monday, Sept. 18. 

CONTACT: Children  516-352-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. *No program on Columbus Day.*

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Monday, Sept. 18. 

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.352.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. *No program on Columbus Day.*

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Monday, Sept. 18. 

CONTACT: Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. *No program on Columbus Day.*

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Monday, Sept. 18. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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2:00 PM
BOOK DISCUSSION: A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION: A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

with Librarian Pat

Join us for a delightful book discussion. This wonderful, descriptive novel is about the life story of Christina Olson, the subject of Andrew Wyeth’s painting “Christina’s World”. Christian Olson lived a happy life on a remote farm in coastal Maine and for more than twenty years she was the inspiration for the artist Andrew Wyeth. This is a story about how artist and muse came together to forge a new and timeless legacy. 

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION: A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

with Librarian Pat

Join us for a delightful book discussion. This wonderful, descriptive novel is about the life story of Christina Olson, the subject of Andrew Wyeth’s painting “Christina’s World”. Christian Olson lived a happy life on a remote farm in coastal Maine and for more than twenty years she was the inspiration for the artist Andrew Wyeth. This is a story about how artist and muse came together to forge a new and timeless legacy. 

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Graphic Novel & Comic Book Club

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Graphic Novel & Comic Book Club

graphic novel and comic book club

Meet to discuss titles from popular and/or new graphic novels.

Suggestions are welcomed!  Refreshments will be served.

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
The registration period has ended.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Graphic Novel & Comic Book Club

graphic novel and comic book club

Meet to discuss titles from popular and/or new graphic novels.

Suggestions are welcomed!  Refreshments will be served.

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

The registration period has ended.

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness and FUN with Lisa

For children in grades K-6. *This is a 6 week program* All children MUST have a parent present at the first week session*

Get fit and have FUN with Ms. Lisa as she has you working up a sweat and learning how to keep yourself active and healthy!

No registration.

For children in grades K-6. *This is a 6 week program* All children MUST have a parent present at the first week session*

Get fit and have FUN with Ms. Lisa as she has you working up a sweat and learning how to keep yourself active and healthy!

No registration.

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness and Fun with Ms. Lisa

For children in grades K-6th.  This is a 6 week program.

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

We are so excited to have Ms. Lisa back with Fitness and Fun! Learn how to stay active and healthy everyday! Great music and great fun!

Comfortable clothing and sneakers are required. 

No registration. 

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

CONTACT: Children's Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

For children in grades K-6th.  This is a 6 week program.

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

We are so excited to have Ms. Lisa back with Fitness and Fun! Learn how to stay active and healthy everyday! Great music and great fun!

Comfortable clothing and sneakers are required. 

No registration. 

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

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

 
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7:00 PM
Chess Club for Kids (Grades 4-6)

For children in grades 4-6 only. This is a 6 week program. 

New and experienced players are welcome! Learn new chess strategies and techniques and become a better chess player. 

Online registration begins Sept. 18.

CONTACT: Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For children in grades 4-6 only. This is a 6 week program. 

New and experienced players are welcome! Learn new chess strategies and techniques and become a better chess player. 

Online registration begins Sept. 18.

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room


Tuesday October 24, 2017
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10:00 AM
EXCEL for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL

Tuesday, October 17 • Thursday, October 19 • Tuesday, October 24 • Thursday, October 26

10am to 12pm

(Registration begins October 3 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Registrants MUST commit to ALL FOUR sessions.
This class is limited to 6 participants.
Registration is at the Adult Reference Desk. This class will meet in the computer section of the Young Adult library.

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Young Adults
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL

Tuesday, October 17 • Thursday, October 19 • Tuesday, October 24 • Thursday, October 26

10am to 12pm

(Registration begins October 3 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Registrants MUST commit to ALL FOUR sessions.
This class is limited to 6 participants.
Registration is at the Adult Reference Desk. This class will meet in the computer section of the Young Adult library.

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Young Adults

 
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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Living Healthy Workshop with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program and Northwell Health
The Living Healthy Workshop
with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program in partnership with Northwell Health
Tuesdays, October 3, 10, 17, 24 & November 7 & 14 (no session on October 31)
6 week session from 10am to 12:30pm
(In-person or online registration is required) OPEN TO EVERYONE!
TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE! FEEL BETTER!
This workshop is a 6 week health education program for people with any type of health problems. The purpose is to teach you how to manage your health and maintain an active and fulfilling lifestyle.
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
The Living Healthy Workshop
with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program in partnership with Northwell Health
Tuesdays, October 3, 10, 17, 24 & November 7 & 14 (no session on October 31)
6 week session from 10am to 12:30pm
(In-person or online registration is required) OPEN TO EVERYONE!
TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE! FEEL BETTER!
This workshop is a 6 week health education program for people with any type of health problems. The purpose is to teach you how to manage your health and maintain an active and fulfilling lifestyle.
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
Storytime for Tots (ages 24m-3.5y)

Join us for a morning of stories, songs and a craft. This program runs weekly on Tuesdays from September 19 through November 28. 

Online registration begins September 5. 

CONTACT: Childrens Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

Join us for a morning of stories, songs and a craft. This program runs weekly on Tuesdays from September 19 through November 28. 

Online registration begins September 5. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Wonder Woman
Wonder Woman
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 2:30pm
Rated PG-13 for some violence. 141 minutes. 2017. Action. Adventure. Fantasy.
Princess Diana has lived in complete isolation on an island, unaware of the outside world. Steve Trevor crashes into the ocean and is rescued by Princess Diana, who agrees to accompany him back to his world and help him end the conflict in his world. Wonder Woman is the surprise blockbuster of the year 2017.
Cast: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, Connie Nielsen, Lucy Davis.
MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC... NO TICKETS OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED. 
PLEASE NOTE THAT AS OF SEPTEMBER TUESDAY & FRIDAY MOVIES WILL BE SHOWN AT 2:30PM... 
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre
Wonder Woman
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 2:30pm
Rated PG-13 for some violence. 141 minutes. 2017. Action. Adventure. Fantasy.
Princess Diana has lived in complete isolation on an island, unaware of the outside world. Steve Trevor crashes into the ocean and is rescued by Princess Diana, who agrees to accompany him back to his world and help him end the conflict in his world. Wonder Woman is the surprise blockbuster of the year 2017.
Cast: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, Connie Nielsen, Lucy Davis.
MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC... NO TICKETS OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED. 
PLEASE NOTE THAT AS OF SEPTEMBER TUESDAY & FRIDAY MOVIES WILL BE SHOWN AT 2:30PM... 
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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4:00 PM
Pokemon Club for Kids (grades 3-6)

For kids in grades 3-6. *Children must bring their own Nintendo devices, such as DS and 3DS*

Play, battle and trade your favorite Pokemon titles. Watch Pokemon movies and shows. Get connected to other Pokemon friends like you!

Internet/Wi-Fi is provided at the library. 

Online registration begins Sept. 19. 

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

For kids in grades 3-6. *Children must bring their own Nintendo devices, such as DS and 3DS*

Play, battle and trade your favorite Pokemon titles. Watch Pokemon movies and shows. Get connected to other Pokemon friends like you!

Internet/Wi-Fi is provided at the library. 

Online registration begins Sept. 19. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Storytime Room

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Teen Quiet Study Time

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

Need a place to study? Teen Annex will be open for teens to prep for upcoming test. 

 

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

Need a place to study? Teen Annex will be open for teens to prep for upcoming test. 

 

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

 
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4:30 PM
Homework Helpers (grades K-2)

For children in grades K-2. *This is a 6 week program*

Join our teen volunteers and get a little "extra help" with your homework. Teens are available to help with basic homework and reading. 

Online registration begins October 4.

 

 

CONTACT: childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 3 spaces available.

For children in grades K-2. *This is a 6 week program*

Join our teen volunteers and get a little "extra help" with your homework. Teens are available to help with basic homework and reading. 

Online registration begins October 4.

 

 

CONTACT:
  childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM
Family Coloring Night

For families with children ages 2 and up. 

Coloring isn’t just for kids! Come on in and create your very own coloring masterpiece. Color together as much or as little as you like!

No registration.

CONTACT: Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For families with children ages 2 and up. 

Coloring isn’t just for kids! Come on in and create your very own coloring masterpiece. Color together as much or as little as you like!

No registration.

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

 
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6:30 PM
How to Maximize Your Eligibility for College Financial Aid

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

College Bound:

How to Maximize Your Eligibility for College Financial Aid

Learn important information about maximizing your college financial aid,

and how to go about doing so. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 22 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

College Bound:

How to Maximize Your Eligibility for College Financial Aid

Learn important information about maximizing your college financial aid,

and how to go about doing so. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 22 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
Parkhurst Civic: MEET THE CANDIDATES NIGHT
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Wednesday October 25, 2017
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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: Todd Browning: with Keith Crocker

Todd Browning: The Crown Prince of the Cinematic Macabre with Keith Crocker

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 1pm

Join us for a psychological introspection of one of the masters of the macabre and the story behind this man and his increasingly disturbing motion pictures.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Todd Browning: The Crown Prince of the Cinematic Macabre with Keith Crocker

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 1pm

Join us for a psychological introspection of one of the masters of the macabre and the story behind this man and his increasingly disturbing motion pictures.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
SCORE: One-on-One Business Mentoring Appointment Only
SCORE: ONE ON ONE FREE CONFIDENTIAL BUSINESS MENTORING
INDIVIDUAL APPOINTMENTS offered
the SECOND WEDNESDAY of the month at 5pm, 6pm & 7pm AND
the FOURTH WEDNESDAY at 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Appointments can be made online or in-person. (no over the phone registrations please)
Registration begins two weeks before each program date. 
OPEN TO EVERYONE! 
CALL LONG ISLAND SCORE AT 888-433-3632 TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
Your business questions answered!

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: History Room
SCORE: ONE ON ONE FREE CONFIDENTIAL BUSINESS MENTORING
INDIVIDUAL APPOINTMENTS offered
the SECOND WEDNESDAY of the month at 5pm, 6pm & 7pm AND
the FOURTH WEDNESDAY at 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Appointments can be made online or in-person. (no over the phone registrations please)
Registration begins two weeks before each program date. 
OPEN TO EVERYONE! 
CALL LONG ISLAND SCORE AT 888-433-3632 TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
Your business questions answered!

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: History Room

 
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1:30 PM
Preschool Storytime (ages 3.5-PreK)

Weekly storytime for children ages 3.5-PreK. This runs weekly until Nov. 29. 

Join us for stories, songs and a craft. 

Online registration begins Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONTACT: Childrens   516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

Weekly storytime for children ages 3.5-PreK. This runs weekly until Nov. 29. 

Join us for stories, songs and a craft. 

Online registration begins Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONTACT:
  Childrens 
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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4:30 PM
Crime Lab with the Long Island Science Center

For children in grades 3-6

Put your thinking caps on and get ready to investigate a crime scene using forensic science, such as chromatography and fingerprinting.

Online registration begins October 11 at 10:00 am

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 9 spaces available.

For children in grades 3-6

Put your thinking caps on and get ready to investigate a crime scene using forensic science, such as chromatography and fingerprinting.

Online registration begins October 11 at 10:00 am

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM
Beat the High Cost of College

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

College Bound:

Beat the High Cost of College

A step-by-step workshop addressing: student aid resources FAFSA forms,

eligibility for grants and loans, NY State Aid, filing for financial aid, and the

best websites to search for scholarships. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 22 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

College Bound:

Beat the High Cost of College

A step-by-step workshop addressing: student aid resources FAFSA forms,

eligibility for grants and loans, NY State Aid, filing for financial aid, and the

best websites to search for scholarships. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 22 spaces available.

Thursday October 26, 2017
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10:00 AM
EXCEL for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL

Tuesday, October 17 • Thursday, October 19 • Tuesday, October 24 • Thursday, October 26

10am to 12pm

(Registration begins October 3 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Registrants MUST commit to ALL FOUR sessions.
This class is limited to 6 participants.
Registration is at the Adult Reference Desk. This class will meet in the computer section of the Young Adult library.

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Young Adults
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL

Tuesday, October 17 • Thursday, October 19 • Tuesday, October 24 • Thursday, October 26

10am to 12pm

(Registration begins October 3 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Registrants MUST commit to ALL FOUR sessions.
This class is limited to 6 participants.
Registration is at the Adult Reference Desk. This class will meet in the computer section of the Young Adult library.

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Young Adults

 
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10:30 AM
PlayPals for Tots (ages 18m-23mo)

For toddlers ages 18-23 months with their parents/caregivers. This program runs weekly until November 30. 

Join us for a morning of playtime, followed by songs and a storytime. 

Online registration starts Thursday, Sept. 7.

 

CONTACT: childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

For toddlers ages 18-23 months with their parents/caregivers. This program runs weekly until November 30. 

Join us for a morning of playtime, followed by songs and a storytime. 

Online registration starts Thursday, Sept. 7.

 

CONTACT:
  childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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1:00 PM
Chi Gong with Joseph Panico
Chi Gong with Joseph Panico 
(In-person or online registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library cardholders)
NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE
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. 
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 6 spaces available.
Chi Gong with Joseph Panico 
(In-person or online registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library cardholders)
NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE
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. 
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 6 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

 
office_pencil
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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4:00 PM
Scary-Tales in Costume

For children in PreK- 1st grade. 

Join us for some slightly-scary stories and a craft. Costumes are welcome! 

Online registration begins October 12. 

CONTACT: Children services  516-354-5280  childrenservics@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

For children in PreK- 1st grade. 

Join us for some slightly-scary stories and a craft. Costumes are welcome! 

Online registration begins October 12. 

CONTACT:
  Children services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservics@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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6:30 PM
SAT/ACT Results Review Session

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

College Bound:

SAT/ACT Results Review Session

Evaluate the results of the test and learn strategies necessary for success!

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Classroom
The registration period has ended.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

College Bound:

SAT/ACT Results Review Session

Evaluate the results of the test and learn strategies necessary for success!

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Classroom

The registration period has ended.

 
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6:30 PM
Science of Harry Potter

For children in grades 3-6

Learn all about chemistry and Polymers by making your own glowing worms and potions.  Safe and non-toxic.  No magic necessary!

Online registration begins October 12th at 9:30 am

CONTACT: Children Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For children in grades 3-6

Learn all about chemistry and Polymers by making your own glowing worms and potions.  Safe and non-toxic.  No magic necessary!

Online registration begins October 12th at 9:30 am

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room


 
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7:00 PM
Library Board Meeting - Executive Session

Library Board Meeting Executive Session at 7pm 

Public Session at 7:30pm

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.

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

Library Board Meeting Executive Session at 7pm 

Public Session at 7:30pm

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.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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7:00 PM
THE AWESOME POWER OF PUBLICITY with Contance Hallinan Lagan
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS: THE AWESOME POWER OF PUBLICITY
with Constance Hallinan Lagan
Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 7pm
(Online or in-person registration begins October 12)
 Learn the importance of and value of publicity in terms of increased sales and expanded market share. Topics include writing press releases, organizing promotional events, preparing media kits, securing on-air and print interview, working with the media and following up.  This program is open to everyone.
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 23 spaces available.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS: THE AWESOME POWER OF PUBLICITY
with Constance Hallinan Lagan
Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 7pm
(Online or in-person registration begins October 12)
 Learn the importance of and value of publicity in terms of increased sales and expanded market share. Topics include writing press releases, organizing promotional events, preparing media kits, securing on-air and print interview, working with the media and following up.  This program is open to everyone.
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 23 spaces available.

 
office_meeting1
7:30 PM
Library Board Meeting - Public Session

Library Board Meeting Executive Session at 7pm 

Public Session at 7:30pm

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.

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

Library Board Meeting Executive Session at 7pm 

Public Session at 7:30pm

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.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Friday October 27, 2017
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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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10:30 AM
Jump for JOY for Tots

For toddlers ages 2.5 years to children entering PreK. 

Join us for and active session of music, dancing, playing and lots of smiles for all with Ms. Joy! 

CONTACT: Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrayr.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

For toddlers ages 2.5 years to children entering PreK. 

Join us for and active session of music, dancing, playing and lots of smiles for all with Ms. Joy! 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrayr.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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12:30 PM
LECTURE: Long Island's Most Haunted Mansions with Monica Randall

Long Island’s Most Haunted Mansions with Monica Randall

Friday, October 27, 2017 at 12:30pm

This program is filled with hard scientific facts, suspense and practical lore on some of Long Island’s most intriguing haunted manor houses. Find out about their hidden chambers, secret passageways, deserted tunnels and mysterious events that surround them. 

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Long Island’s Most Haunted Mansions with Monica Randall

Friday, October 27, 2017 at 12:30pm

This program is filled with hard scientific facts, suspense and practical lore on some of Long Island’s most intriguing haunted manor houses. Find out about their hidden chambers, secret passageways, deserted tunnels and mysterious events that surround them. 

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: The Big Sick
The Big Sick
Friday, October 27, 2017 at 2:30pm
Rated R for sexuality, and language. 120 minutes.  2017. Romance. Comedy. Biography.
A young, comedian, Kumail, falls in love with a fun-loving graduate student, Emily and hides his romance from his family.  He is from a very close, Pakistani family that wants to arrange his marriage. When Emily develops a mysterious illness, he bonds with her parents, and learns more about her world and their cultural differences. The Big Sick is based on the real life modern romance of comedian Kumail Nanjiani.
Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano, Anupam Kher, David Allen Grier, Rebecca Naomi Jones. 
MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC... NO TICKETS OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED. 
PLEASE NOTE THAT AS OF SEPTEMBER TUESDAY & FRIDAY MOVIES WILL BE SHOWN AT 2:30PM... 
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre
The Big Sick
Friday, October 27, 2017 at 2:30pm
Rated R for sexuality, and language. 120 minutes.  2017. Romance. Comedy. Biography.
A young, comedian, Kumail, falls in love with a fun-loving graduate student, Emily and hides his romance from his family.  He is from a very close, Pakistani family that wants to arrange his marriage. When Emily develops a mysterious illness, he bonds with her parents, and learns more about her world and their cultural differences. The Big Sick is based on the real life modern romance of comedian Kumail Nanjiani.
Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano, Anupam Kher, David Allen Grier, Rebecca Naomi Jones. 
MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC... NO TICKETS OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED. 
PLEASE NOTE THAT AS OF SEPTEMBER TUESDAY & FRIDAY MOVIES WILL BE SHOWN AT 2:30PM... 
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Time

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

Learn, make, play, explore! Come after school and bring a friend.

In-person registration required 1/2 hour before program begins.
To sign-up*, a teen must show their library card, school ID or a valid ID containing their first and last name.  
For additional information about this club, please check the TEEN CORNER on the library website.

*A parent/caregiver may sign up their teen

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

Learn, make, play, explore! Come after school and bring a friend.

In-person registration required 1/2 hour before program begins.
To sign-up*, a teen must show their library card, school ID or a valid ID containing their first and last name.  
For additional information about this club, please check the TEEN CORNER on the library website.

*A parent/caregiver may sign up their teen

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

Saturday October 28, 2017
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1:00 PM
College Essay Writing

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

College Bound:

College Essay Writing

This workshop will give students the tools to write a successful essay for college applications.  

Various topics of the college essay will be explained.  

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 11 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

College Bound:

College Essay Writing

This workshop will give students the tools to write a successful essay for college applications.  

Various topics of the college essay will be explained.  

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 11 spaces available.

Monday October 30, 2017
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10:15 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. *No program on Columbus Day.*

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Monday, Sept. 18. 

CONTACT: Children  516-352-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. *No program on Columbus Day.*

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Monday, Sept. 18. 

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.352.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. *No program on Columbus Day.*

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Monday, Sept. 18. 

CONTACT: Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. *No program on Columbus Day.*

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Monday, Sept. 18. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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12:30 PM
Mah Jongg Party with Jacqui Patatnik

Mah Jongg Party with Jacqui Palatnik

Monday, October 30 at 12:30pm

In-person or online registration begins October 16 for Elmont Library cardholders

(registration for non-cardholders begins October 23)

Join us for a guaranteed fun afternoon of various contests in different categories with prizes for the winners. Some knowledge of the game is necessary. Light refreshments will be served. Limited space.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 9 spaces available.

Mah Jongg Party with Jacqui Palatnik

Monday, October 30 at 12:30pm

In-person or online registration begins October 16 for Elmont Library cardholders

(registration for non-cardholders begins October 23)

Join us for a guaranteed fun afternoon of various contests in different categories with prizes for the winners. Some knowledge of the game is necessary. Light refreshments will be served. Limited space.

Image result for mah jongg party

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Manga Monday

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Manga Mondays

manga monday

Manga lovers rejoice!  Come watch and discuss your favorite show!

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 6 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Manga Mondays

manga monday

Manga lovers rejoice!  Come watch and discuss your favorite show!

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness and FUN with Lisa

For children in grades K-6. *This is a 6 week program* All children MUST have a parent present at the first week session*

Get fit and have FUN with Ms. Lisa as she has you working up a sweat and learning how to keep yourself active and healthy!

No registration.

For children in grades K-6. *This is a 6 week program* All children MUST have a parent present at the first week session*

Get fit and have FUN with Ms. Lisa as she has you working up a sweat and learning how to keep yourself active and healthy!

No registration.

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness and Fun with Ms. Lisa

For children in grades K-6th.  This is a 6 week program.

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

We are so excited to have Ms. Lisa back with Fitness and Fun! Learn how to stay active and healthy everyday! Great music and great fun!

Comfortable clothing and sneakers are required. 

No registration. 

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

CONTACT: Children's Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

For children in grades K-6th.  This is a 6 week program.

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

We are so excited to have Ms. Lisa back with Fitness and Fun! Learn how to stay active and healthy everyday! Great music and great fun!

Comfortable clothing and sneakers are required. 

No registration. 

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

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

 
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Adult Game Night!

NEW!! Adult Game Night

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.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom

NEW!! Adult Game Night

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.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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7:00 PM
Argo Civic
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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7:00 PM
Chess Club for Kids (Grades 4-6)

For children in grades 4-6 only. This is a 6 week program. 

New and experienced players are welcome! Learn new chess strategies and techniques and become a better chess player. 

Online registration begins Sept. 18.

CONTACT: Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For children in grades 4-6 only. This is a 6 week program. 

New and experienced players are welcome! Learn new chess strategies and techniques and become a better chess player. 

Online registration begins Sept. 18.

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room


Tuesday October 31, 2017
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10:30 AM
Storytime for Tots (ages 24m-3.5y)

Join us for a morning of stories, songs and a craft. This program runs weekly on Tuesdays from September 19 through November 28. 

Online registration begins September 5. 

CONTACT: Childrens Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

Join us for a morning of stories, songs and a craft. This program runs weekly on Tuesdays from September 19 through November 28. 

Online registration begins September 5. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 2:30pm
Rated PG-13 for violence and language. 2017. Action. Adventure. Comedy. Fantasy.
It has been four years since the last Pirates of The Caribbean movie, and the latest installment will entertain everyone. Captain Jack Sparrow finds the winds of ill-fortune blowing when deadly ghost pirates, escape from the Devil’s Triangle, determined to kill the pirates at sea. Jack’s only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that enables its possessor total control of the seas.
Cast: Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Javier Bardem. Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightly.
MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC... NO TICKETS OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED. 
PLEASE NOTE THAT AS OF SEPTEMBER TUESDAY & FRIDAY MOVIES WILL BE SHOWN AT 2:30PM... 
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Theatre
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 2:30pm
Rated PG-13 for violence and language. 2017. Action. Adventure. Comedy. Fantasy.
It has been four years since the last Pirates of The Caribbean movie, and the latest installment will entertain everyone. Captain Jack Sparrow finds the winds of ill-fortune blowing when deadly ghost pirates, escape from the Devil’s Triangle, determined to kill the pirates at sea. Jack’s only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that enables its possessor total control of the seas.
Cast: Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Javier Bardem. Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightly.
MOVIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC... NO TICKETS OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED. 
PLEASE NOTE THAT AS OF SEPTEMBER TUESDAY & FRIDAY MOVIES WILL BE SHOWN AT 2:30PM... 
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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4:30 PM
Homework Helpers (grades K-2)

For children in grades K-2. *This is a 6 week program*

Join our teen volunteers and get a little "extra help" with your homework. Teens are available to help with basic homework and reading. 

Online registration begins October 4.

 

 

CONTACT: childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 3 spaces available.

For children in grades K-2. *This is a 6 week program*

Join our teen volunteers and get a little "extra help" with your homework. Teens are available to help with basic homework and reading. 

Online registration begins October 4.

 

 

CONTACT:
  childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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5:30 PM
TEEN CUISINE: Haunted Gingerbread House

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Teen Cuisine:

Haunted Gingerbread House

haunted gingerbread house

 

Put together this tasty Halloween treat, and decorate it with candy!

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 11 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Teen Cuisine:

Haunted Gingerbread House

haunted gingerbread house

 

Put together this tasty Halloween treat, and decorate it with candy!

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 11 spaces available.

Wednesday November 1, 2017
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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
Medicare Presentation with James P. Short

Medicare Presentation with James P. Short, NYS Licensed Healthcare Insurance Broker

Thursday, November 1, 2017 at 7pm

(In-person or online registration begins October 18 for Elmont Library cardholders)

(registration for non-cardholders will begin October 25)

This informative session will provide insight into the various aspects of Medicare including the Basics of Medicare, the Cost Sharing Methods, the different Parts of Medicare as well as the different Coverage choices available.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 20 spaces available.

Medicare Presentation with James P. Short, NYS Licensed Healthcare Insurance Broker

Thursday, November 1, 2017 at 7pm

(In-person or online registration begins October 18 for Elmont Library cardholders)

(registration for non-cardholders will begin October 25)

This informative session will provide insight into the various aspects of Medicare including the Basics of Medicare, the Cost Sharing Methods, the different Parts of Medicare as well as the different Coverage choices available.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 20 spaces available.

 
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1:30 PM
Preschool Storytime (ages 3.5-PreK)

Weekly storytime for children ages 3.5-PreK. This runs weekly until Nov. 29. 

Join us for stories, songs and a craft. 

Online registration begins Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONTACT: Childrens   516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

Weekly storytime for children ages 3.5-PreK. This runs weekly until Nov. 29. 

Join us for stories, songs and a craft. 

Online registration begins Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONTACT:
  Childrens 
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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4:30 PM
Graphic Novel Bookclub (grades 3-6)

For children in grades 3-6. Meets montly.  *Pick up the first book selection at the children's desk* 

Share some of your favorite graphic novels together! Read the book and play games, do fun activites and discuss what you loved (or didn't!) about the book.

Online registration begins September 20. 

 

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

For children in grades 3-6. Meets montly.  *Pick up the first book selection at the children's desk* 

Share some of your favorite graphic novels together! Read the book and play games, do fun activites and discuss what you loved (or didn't!) about the book.

Online registration begins September 20. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room


Thursday November 2, 2017
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10:30 AM
PlayPals for Tots (ages 18m-23mo)

For toddlers ages 18-23 months with their parents/caregivers. This program runs weekly until November 30. 

Join us for a morning of playtime, followed by songs and a storytime. 

Online registration starts Thursday, Sept. 7.

 

CONTACT: childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

For toddlers ages 18-23 months with their parents/caregivers. This program runs weekly until November 30. 

Join us for a morning of playtime, followed by songs and a storytime. 

Online registration starts Thursday, Sept. 7.

 

CONTACT:
  childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


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

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

The first Thursday of every month at 1pm 

Registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library Cardholders (Registration for non-cardholders is one week before)

NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

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 CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

The first Thursday of every month at 1pm 

Registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library Cardholders (Registration for non-cardholders is one week before)

NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

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 CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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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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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN CHESS NITE

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Teen Chess Nite

teen chess nite

Have an opportunity to learn and play friendly games of chess with other teens in a low-stress environment. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 16 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Teen Chess Nite

teen chess nite

Have an opportunity to learn and play friendly games of chess with other teens in a low-stress environment. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 16 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Discovery Lab: STEAM Workshop

For children in grades 1-6. 

Explore, experiment, and exercise your mind when you join our STEAM workshop! 

No registration. 

CONTACT: Childrens Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For children in grades 1-6. 

Explore, experiment, and exercise your mind when you join our STEAM workshop! 

No registration. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

 
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7:00 PM
NETWORK YOUR BUSINESS TO SUCCESS with Contance Hallinan Lagan
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS: NETWORK YOUR BUSINESS TO SUCCESS
with Constance Hallinan Lagan
Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 7pm
(Online or in-person registration begins October 19)
This seminar provides a clear understanding of successful networking. Topics include advantages and pitfalls of networking, initiating a networking encounter, developing tag lines, networking tools, reverse networking, networking opportunities and following up. This program is open to everyone.
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 24 spaces available.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS: NETWORK YOUR BUSINESS TO SUCCESS
with Constance Hallinan Lagan
Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 7pm
(Online or in-person registration begins October 19)
This seminar provides a clear understanding of successful networking. Topics include advantages and pitfalls of networking, initiating a networking encounter, developing tag lines, networking tools, reverse networking, networking opportunities and following up. This program is open to everyone.
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 24 spaces available.

Friday November 3, 2017
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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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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN TIME

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

Learn, make, play, explore! Come after school and bring a friend.

In-person registration required 1/2 hour before program begins.
To sign-up*, a teen must show their library card, school ID or a valid ID containing their first and last name.  
For additional information about this club, please check the TEEN CORNER on the library website.

*A parent/caregiver may sign up their teen

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

Learn, make, play, explore! Come after school and bring a friend.

In-person registration required 1/2 hour before program begins.
To sign-up*, a teen must show their library card, school ID or a valid ID containing their first and last name.  
For additional information about this club, please check the TEEN CORNER on the library website.

*A parent/caregiver may sign up their teen

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

Saturday November 4, 2017
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Shopping Safety & Security Online w/ Sharper Training Solutions

Shopping Safety and Security Online with Sharper Training Solutions

Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10am to 12pm

(In-person or online registration begins October 21 for Elmont Library cardholders only)

In this lecture class learn how to safely surf, shop and use the Internet without fear of identity theft, hackers, viruses, spyware, and annoying pop-up advertising. 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
There are 17 spaces available.

Shopping Safety and Security Online with Sharper Training Solutions

Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10am to 12pm

(In-person or online registration begins October 21 for Elmont Library cardholders only)

In this lecture class learn how to safely surf, shop and use the Internet without fear of identity theft, hackers, viruses, spyware, and annoying pop-up advertising. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

There are 17 spaces available.

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Ciao! Italian for Kids!

For children in grades 3-6. *This is a 3-week program that runs for 90 minutes each*

Learn to speak Italian with Ms. Elena. 

Online registration begins October 21. 

 

CONTACT: Children Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 6 spaces available.

For children in grades 3-6. *This is a 3-week program that runs for 90 minutes each*

Learn to speak Italian with Ms. Elena. 

Online registration begins October 21. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 6 spaces available.

Monday November 6, 2017
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10:15 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT: Childrens Services  516-352-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 3 spaces available.

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.352.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT: Childrens services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 14 spaces available.

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM
Winter Fleece Scarf Workshop with Catherine Martin

Winter Fleece Scarf Workshop with Catherine Martin

Monday, November 6, 2017 at 1pm

In-person or online registration begins October 23 for Elmont Library cardholders (Limited space)

Create this easy winter scarf made from fleece pieces connected together using yarn.

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Winter Fleece Scarf Workshop with Catherine Martin

Monday, November 6, 2017 at 1pm

In-person or online registration begins October 23 for Elmont Library cardholders (Limited space)

Create this easy winter scarf made from fleece pieces connected together using yarn.

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness and FUN with Lisa

For children in grades K-6. *This is a 6 week program* All children MUST have a parent present at the first week session*

Get fit and have FUN with Ms. Lisa as she has you working up a sweat and learning how to keep yourself active and healthy!

No registration.

For children in grades K-6. *This is a 6 week program* All children MUST have a parent present at the first week session*

Get fit and have FUN with Ms. Lisa as she has you working up a sweat and learning how to keep yourself active and healthy!

No registration.

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness and Fun with Ms. Lisa

For children in grades K-6th.  This is a 6 week program.

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

We are so excited to have Ms. Lisa back with Fitness and Fun! Learn how to stay active and healthy everyday! Great music and great fun!

Comfortable clothing and sneakers are required. 

No registration. 

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

CONTACT: Children's Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

For children in grades K-6th.  This is a 6 week program.

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

We are so excited to have Ms. Lisa back with Fitness and Fun! Learn how to stay active and healthy everyday! Great music and great fun!

Comfortable clothing and sneakers are required. 

No registration. 

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

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

 
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6:00 PM
Knitting Club for Kids

For children in grades 4-6. *This is a 6-week program* 

Learn the basics of knitting and build on your skill week to week. 

Online registration begins Oct. 23. 

CONTACT: Children's Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 9 spaces available.

For children in grades 4-6. *This is a 6-week program* 

Learn the basics of knitting and build on your skill week to week. 

Online registration begins Oct. 23. 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
Chess Club for Kids (Grades 4-6)

For children in grades 4-6 only. This is a 6 week program. 

New and experienced players are welcome! Learn new chess strategies and techniques and become a better chess player. 

Online registration begins Sept. 18.

CONTACT: Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For children in grades 4-6 only. This is a 6 week program. 

New and experienced players are welcome! Learn new chess strategies and techniques and become a better chess player. 

Online registration begins Sept. 18.

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room


Tuesday November 7, 2017
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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Living Healthy Workshop with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program and Northwell Health
The Living Healthy Workshop
with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program in partnership with Northwell Health
Tuesdays, October 3, 10, 17, 24 & November 7 & 14 (no session on October 31)
6 week session from 10am to 12:30pm
(In-person or online registration is required) OPEN TO EVERYONE!
TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE! FEEL BETTER!
This workshop is a 6 week health education program for people with any type of health problems. The purpose is to teach you how to manage your health and maintain an active and fulfilling lifestyle.
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
The Living Healthy Workshop
with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program in partnership with Northwell Health
Tuesdays, October 3, 10, 17, 24 & November 7 & 14 (no session on October 31)
6 week session from 10am to 12:30pm
(In-person or online registration is required) OPEN TO EVERYONE!
TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE! FEEL BETTER!
This workshop is a 6 week health education program for people with any type of health problems. The purpose is to teach you how to manage your health and maintain an active and fulfilling lifestyle.
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
Storytime for Tots (ages 24m-3.5y)

Join us for a morning of stories, songs and a craft. This program runs weekly on Tuesdays from September 19 through November 28. 

Online registration begins September 5. 

CONTACT: Childrens Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

Join us for a morning of stories, songs and a craft. This program runs weekly on Tuesdays from September 19 through November 28. 

Online registration begins September 5. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Innovation Afternoons

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Innovation Afternoons

innovation

Tinker and play with tools and/or materials to bring ideas to life!

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 15 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Innovation Afternoons

innovation

Tinker and play with tools and/or materials to bring ideas to life!

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 15 spaces available.

 
lib_book_pencil
4:30 PM
Homework Helpers (grades K-2)

For children in grades K-2. *This is a 6 week program*

Join our teen volunteers and get a little "extra help" with your homework. Teens are available to help with basic homework and reading. 

Online registration begins October 4.

 

 

CONTACT: childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 3 spaces available.

For children in grades K-2. *This is a 6 week program*

Join our teen volunteers and get a little "extra help" with your homework. Teens are available to help with basic homework and reading. 

Online registration begins October 4.

 

 

CONTACT:
  childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Paint Party for Kids

*THIS IS FOR GRADES 3-6*

Have fun and create a work of art!

Online registration begins October 24th at 9:30am

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
Registration will begin on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 9:30 AM     

*THIS IS FOR GRADES 3-6*

Have fun and create a work of art!

Online registration begins October 24th at 9:30am

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

Registration will begin on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 9:30 AM     

Wednesday November 8, 2017
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10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
AARP Defensive Driving

AARP Driver Safety Program

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 10:30am to 5pm 

(In-person registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins October 25)

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  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM     

AARP Driver Safety Program

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 10:30am to 5pm 

(In-person registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins October 25)

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
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM     

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

LOCATION: Classroom

 
lib_book_red
1:30 PM
Preschool Storytime (ages 3.5-PreK)

Weekly storytime for children ages 3.5-PreK. This runs weekly until Nov. 29. 

Join us for stories, songs and a craft. 

Online registration begins Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONTACT: Childrens   516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

Weekly storytime for children ages 3.5-PreK. This runs weekly until Nov. 29. 

Join us for stories, songs and a craft. 

Online registration begins Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONTACT:
  Childrens 
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Caregivers Support Group

Caregivers’ Support Group

Join us for an open meeting for all caregivers. Nassau County Office for the Aging provides an opportunity for participants to meet monthly, share experiences and help one another. No one should be alone.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Caregivers’ Support Group

Join us for an open meeting for all caregivers. Nassau County Office for the Aging provides an opportunity for participants to meet monthly, share experiences and help one another. No one should be alone.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Big Band Tap Workshop

For children in grades 4-6

Learn the art of tap in this one of a kind workshop given by artist and performer Calvin Booker.

*Participants should wear tap shoes OR shoes with a hard sole.

Online registration begins October 25th at 10:00 am

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
There are 19 spaces available.

For children in grades 4-6

Learn the art of tap in this one of a kind workshop given by artist and performer Calvin Booker.

*Participants should wear tap shoes OR shoes with a hard sole.

Online registration begins October 25th at 10:00 am

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

There are 19 spaces available.

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
SCORE: One-on-One Business Mentoring Appointment Only
SCORE: ONE ON ONE FREE CONFIDENTIAL BUSINESS MENTORING
INDIVIDUAL APPOINTMENTS offered
the SECOND WEDNESDAY of the month at 5pm, 6pm & 7pm AND
the FOURTH WEDNESDAY at 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Appointments can be made online or in-person. (no over the phone registrations please)
Registration begins two weeks before each program date. 
OPEN TO EVERYONE! 
CALL LONG ISLAND SCORE AT 888-433-3632 TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
Your business questions answered!

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: History Room
SCORE: ONE ON ONE FREE CONFIDENTIAL BUSINESS MENTORING
INDIVIDUAL APPOINTMENTS offered
the SECOND WEDNESDAY of the month at 5pm, 6pm & 7pm AND
the FOURTH WEDNESDAY at 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Appointments can be made online or in-person. (no over the phone registrations please)
Registration begins two weeks before each program date. 
OPEN TO EVERYONE! 
CALL LONG ISLAND SCORE AT 888-433-3632 TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
Your business questions answered!

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: History Room

 
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7:00 PM
Password Security with Todd Schlitt

Password Security with Todd Schlitt

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 7pm

(In-person or online registration begins October 25 for Elmont Library cardholders)

(Registration for non-cardholders begins November 1)

Learn the do’s and don’ts of protecting your online information. This class will cover everything from creating a unique password for each website to actually remembering all of them. 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM     

Password Security with Todd Schlitt

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 7pm

(In-person or online registration begins October 25 for Elmont Library cardholders)

(Registration for non-cardholders begins November 1)

Learn the do’s and don’ts of protecting your online information. This class will cover everything from creating a unique password for each website to actually remembering all of them. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM     

Thursday November 9, 2017
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10:30 AM
PlayPals for Tots (ages 18m-23mo)

For toddlers ages 18-23 months with their parents/caregivers. This program runs weekly until November 30. 

Join us for a morning of playtime, followed by songs and a storytime. 

Online registration starts Thursday, Sept. 7.

 

CONTACT: childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

For toddlers ages 18-23 months with their parents/caregivers. This program runs weekly until November 30. 

Join us for a morning of playtime, followed by songs and a storytime. 

Online registration starts Thursday, Sept. 7.

 

CONTACT:
  childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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1:00 PM
Chi Gong with Joseph Panico
Chi Gong with Joseph Panico 
(In-person or online registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library cardholders)
NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE
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. 
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 9:30 AM     
Chi Gong with Joseph Panico 
(In-person or online registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library cardholders)
NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE
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. 
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Thursday, October 26, 2017 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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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN CHESS NITE

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Teen Chess Nite

teen chess nite

Have an opportunity to learn and play friendly games of chess with other teens in a low-stress environment. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 16 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Teen Chess Nite

teen chess nite

Have an opportunity to learn and play friendly games of chess with other teens in a low-stress environment. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 16 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thank a Vet with Green Earth Craft

For children in grades K-6

Celebrate Veterans Day by creating a special present for someone who has served his or her country

Online registration begins October 26th at 9:30 am

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
Registration will begin on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 9:30 PM     

For children in grades K-6

Celebrate Veterans Day by creating a special present for someone who has served his or her country

Online registration begins October 26th at 9:30 am

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

Registration will begin on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 9:30 PM     

Friday November 10, 2017
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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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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
TEEN SCREEN

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

TEEN SCREEN

teen screen

We will be showing a movie in the Teen Annex.

For more information, please visit or call the YA services desk.

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

TEEN SCREEN

teen screen

We will be showing a movie in the Teen Annex.

For more information, please visit or call the YA services desk.

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

Monday November 13, 2017
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10:15 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT: Childrens Services  516-352-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 3 spaces available.

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.352.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 3 spaces available.

 
lib_teddybear_reading
10:15 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT: Childrens Services  516-352-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 3 spaces available.

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.352.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT: Childrens services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 14 spaces available.

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 14 spaces available.

 
lib_teddybear_reading
11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT: Childrens services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 14 spaces available.

For children ages 18 months-PreK with an adult. This is a four-week program. 

A Time For Kids presents an hour of fun for you and your child. Enjoy music, songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins October 23. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM
Chair Yoga with Mary Mazzone

Chair Yoga with Mary Mazzone

(In-person or online registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library cardholders)

NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

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.

Regular Yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness. 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 9:30 AM     

Chair Yoga with Mary Mazzone

(In-person or online registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library cardholders)

NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

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.

Regular Yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

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 Interested in making a difference at the library and wider?

Would you like to help select the types of workshops and programs for teens that we offer?

How about helping with the selection of books, music and other materials for teens?

If so, drop by and register (if you didn’t already) for our Teen Advisory Group.

Help make a difference and let your voice be heard!

Great for community service!

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • In-person registration only.  Please visit Teen Corner to fill out an application.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

TAG

 Interested in making a difference at the library and wider?

Would you like to help select the types of workshops and programs for teens that we offer?

How about helping with the selection of books, music and other materials for teens?

If so, drop by and register (if you didn’t already) for our Teen Advisory Group.

Help make a difference and let your voice be heard!

Great for community service!

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • In-person registration only.  Please visit Teen Corner to fill out an application.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness and FUN with Lisa

For children in grades K-6. *This is a 6 week program* All children MUST have a parent present at the first week session*

Get fit and have FUN with Ms. Lisa as she has you working up a sweat and learning how to keep yourself active and healthy!

No registration.

For children in grades K-6. *This is a 6 week program* All children MUST have a parent present at the first week session*

Get fit and have FUN with Ms. Lisa as she has you working up a sweat and learning how to keep yourself active and healthy!

No registration.

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness and Fun with Ms. Lisa

For children in grades K-6th.  This is a 6 week program.

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

We are so excited to have Ms. Lisa back with Fitness and Fun! Learn how to stay active and healthy everyday! Great music and great fun!

Comfortable clothing and sneakers are required. 

No registration. 

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

CONTACT: Children's Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

For children in grades K-6th.  This is a 6 week program.

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

We are so excited to have Ms. Lisa back with Fitness and Fun! Learn how to stay active and healthy everyday! Great music and great fun!

Comfortable clothing and sneakers are required. 

No registration. 

*PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AT FIRST SESSION*

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

 
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6:00 PM
Knitting Club for Kids

For children in grades 4-6. *This is a 6-week program* 

Learn the basics of knitting and build on your skill week to week. 

Online registration begins Oct. 23. 

CONTACT: Children's Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 9 spaces available.

For children in grades 4-6. *This is a 6-week program* 

Learn the basics of knitting and build on your skill week to week. 

Online registration begins Oct. 23. 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
Chess Club for Kids (Grades 4-6)

For children in grades 4-6 only. This is a 6 week program. 

New and experienced players are welcome! Learn new chess strategies and techniques and become a better chess player. 

Online registration begins Sept. 18.

CONTACT: Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room

For children in grades 4-6 only. This is a 6 week program. 

New and experienced players are welcome! Learn new chess strategies and techniques and become a better chess player. 

Online registration begins Sept. 18.

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room


Tuesday November 14, 2017
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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Living Healthy Workshop with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program and Northwell Health
The Living Healthy Workshop
with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program in partnership with Northwell Health
Tuesdays, October 3, 10, 17, 24 & November 7 & 14 (no session on October 31)
6 week session from 10am to 12:30pm
(In-person or online registration is required) OPEN TO EVERYONE!
TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE! FEEL BETTER!
This workshop is a 6 week health education program for people with any type of health problems. The purpose is to teach you how to manage your health and maintain an active and fulfilling lifestyle.
CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
The Living Healthy Workshop
with Adelphi Breast Cancer Program in partnership with Northwell Health
Tuesdays, October 3, 10, 17, 24 & November 7 & 14 (no session on October 31)
6 week session from 10am to 12:30pm
(In-person or online registration is required) OPEN TO EVERYONE!
TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE! FEEL BETTER!
This workshop is a 6 week health education program for people with any type of health problems. The purpose is to teach you how to manage your health and maintain an active and fulfilling lifestyle.
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
Storytime for Tots (ages 24m-3.5y)

Join us for a morning of stories, songs and a craft. This program runs weekly on Tuesdays from September 19 through November 28. 

Online registration begins September 5. 

CONTACT: Childrens Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

Join us for a morning of stories, songs and a craft. This program runs weekly on Tuesdays from September 19 through November 28. 

Online registration begins September 5. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
TECH SKILLS: Stop Motion Animation Workshop

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

TECH SKILLS: Stop Motion

tech skills

Team up to create a short, original stop-motion animation movie. Teens will have access to professional guidance and equipment.

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 25 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

TECH SKILLS: Stop Motion

tech skills

Team up to create a short, original stop-motion animation movie. Teens will have access to professional guidance and equipment.

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 25 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Homework Helpers (grades K-2)

For children in grades K-2. *This is a 6 week program*

Join our teen volunteers and get a little "extra help" with your homework. Teens are available to help with basic homework and reading. 

Online registration begins October 4.

 

 

CONTACT: childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 3 spaces available.

For children in grades K-2. *This is a 6 week program*

Join our teen volunteers and get a little "extra help" with your homework. Teens are available to help with basic homework and reading. 

Online registration begins October 4.

 

 

CONTACT:
  childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 3 spaces available.

Wednesday November 15, 2017
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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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1:30 PM
Preschool Storytime (ages 3.5-PreK)

Weekly storytime for children ages 3.5-PreK. This runs weekly until Nov. 29. 

Join us for stories, songs and a craft. 

Online registration begins Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONTACT: Childrens   516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

Weekly storytime for children ages 3.5-PreK. This runs weekly until Nov. 29. 

Join us for stories, songs and a craft. 

Online registration begins Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONTACT:
  Childrens 
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Game On with the Long Island Children's Museum

For children in grades 2-6

Step into the role of a game developer in this STEAM program as you design your own game using everyday materials.

Online registration begins November 1st at 10:00am

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 10:00 AM     

For children in grades 2-6

Step into the role of a game developer in this STEAM program as you design your own game using everyday materials.

Online registration begins November 1st at 10:00am

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 10:00 AM     

 
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Adult Game Night!

NEW!! Adult Game Night

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.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom

NEW!! Adult Game Night

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.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

Thursday November 16, 2017
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10:30 AM
PlayPals for Tots (ages 18m-23mo)

For toddlers ages 18-23 months with their parents/caregivers. This program runs weekly until November 30. 

Join us for a morning of playtime, followed by songs and a storytime. 

Online registration starts Thursday, Sept. 7.

 

CONTACT: childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

For toddlers ages 18-23 months with their parents/caregivers. This program runs weekly until November 30. 

Join us for a morning of playtime, followed by songs and a storytime. 

Online registration starts Thursday, Sept. 7.

 

CONTACT:
  childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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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
(In-person or online registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library cardholders)
NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

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.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 9:30 AM     
Tai Chi with Joseph Panico
(In-person or online registration begins two weeks before each class for Elmont Library cardholders)
NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

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.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN CHESS NITE

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Teen Chess Nite

teen chess nite

Have an opportunity to learn and play friendly games of chess with other teens in a low-stress environment. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT: YA Services  354-5280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 16 spaces available.

ALL TEEN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12

 

Teen Chess Nite

teen chess nite

Have an opportunity to learn and play friendly games of chess with other teens in a low-stress environment. 

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register 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 four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

NEED MORE INFO?   
For additional information please check the Teen Corner on the library web site, call YA Services at 354-5280 ext. 247 or e-mail us at elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 16 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Gluey and Gooey with the Long Island Science Center

For children in grades K-2

Want to create something slimy and sticky?  You can with a little help from the Long Island Science Center.

Online registration begins November 2nd at 9:30am

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
Registration will begin on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 9:30 AM     

For children in grades K-2

Want to create something slimy and sticky?  You can with a little help from the Long Island Science Center.

Online registration begins November 2nd at 9:30am

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

Registration will begin on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 9:30 AM     

Friday November 17, 2017