Elmont Public Library Event Calendar

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


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Saturday February 17, 2018
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2:00 PM
Music the Way it Used to Be with Eddie's Starlites

Music the Way it Used to Be with Eddie’s Starlites

Saturday, February 17 at 2pm

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre. FREE of charge and open to the public. No tickets required.

Join us for an afternoon of R&B classics from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. 

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

Music the Way it Used to Be with Eddie’s Starlites

Saturday, February 17 at 2pm

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre. FREE of charge and open to the public. No tickets required.

Join us for an afternoon of R&B classics from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. 

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Sunday February 18, 2018
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2:00 PM
A Celebration of America's Music with the City Sounds Music Ensemble

One Love, One America: A Celebration of America’s Music

featuring Jerome “City” Smith and the City Sounds Music Ensemble

Sunday, February 18 at 2pm

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre. FREE of charge and open to the public. No tickets required.

Bring your dancing shoes as we pay tribute to some of America’s Motown & Gospel greats including

Little Richard, James Brown, Whitney Houston, Santana, Sam Cooke, Michael Jackson, & so many more!  

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

One Love, One America: A Celebration of America’s Music

featuring Jerome “City” Smith and the City Sounds Music Ensemble

Sunday, February 18 at 2pm

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre. FREE of charge and open to the public. No tickets required.

Bring your dancing shoes as we pay tribute to some of America’s Motown & Gospel greats including

Little Richard, James Brown, Whitney Houston, Santana, Sam Cooke, Michael Jackson, & so many more!  

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Monday February 19, 2018
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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 CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

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 CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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2:30 PM
Family Movie

Join us for an afternoon movie. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

 

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

Join us for an afternoon movie. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN CUISINE: Fried Rice

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

 

teen cuisine

Fried Rice

Learn how to make vegetable fried rice!

Teens will also receive a recipe to make their own variation.

 

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 1
There are 11 spaces available.

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

 

teen cuisine

Fried Rice

Learn how to make vegetable fried rice!

Teens will also receive a recipe to make their own variation.

 

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 1

There are 11 spaces available.

Tuesday February 20, 2018
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1:00 PM
Cinderella LIVE in the THEATRE: Annual Scholarship Fundraiser

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER: Cinderella

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1pm

The Elmont Memorial Library and the Broadhollow Theatre Company are proud to hold their annual scholarship fundraiser. Tickets are $6 each and can be purchased at the circulation desk in advance or at the box office the day of the show. All proceeds will go toward awarding scholarship monies to local high school students.  Enjoy this classic fairy tale and all the charm of Cinderella, her stepsisters, the mean stepmother, the Fairy Godmother and the prince… and of course, their happily ever after! 

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

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER: Cinderella

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1pm

The Elmont Memorial Library and the Broadhollow Theatre Company are proud to hold their annual scholarship fundraiser. Tickets are $6 each and can be purchased at the circulation desk in advance or at the box office the day of the show. All proceeds will go toward awarding scholarship monies to local high school students.  Enjoy this classic fairy tale and all the charm of Cinderella, her stepsisters, the mean stepmother, the Fairy Godmother and the prince… and of course, their happily ever after! 

Image result for disney cinderella

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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1:00 PM
Cinderella LIVE in the THEATRE: Annual Scholarship Fundraiser

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER: Cinderella

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1pm

The Elmont Memorial Library and the Broadhollow Theatre Company are proud to hold their annual scholarship fundraiser. Tickets are $6 each and can be purchased at the circulation desk in advance or at the box office the day of the show. All proceeds will go toward awarding scholarship monies to local high school students.  Enjoy this classic fairy tale and all the charm of Cinderella, her stepsisters, the mean stepmother, the Fairy Godmother and the prince… and of course, their happily ever after! 

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CONTACT:  Children Services  516-354-5280 X1005  
LOCATION: Theatre

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER: Cinderella

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1pm

The Elmont Memorial Library and the Broadhollow Theatre Company are proud to hold their annual scholarship fundraiser. Tickets are $6 each and can be purchased at the circulation desk in advance or at the box office the day of the show. All proceeds will go toward awarding scholarship monies to local high school students.  Enjoy this classic fairy tale and all the charm of Cinderella, her stepsisters, the mean stepmother, the Fairy Godmother and the prince… and of course, their happily ever after! 

Image result for disney cinderella

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280 X1005
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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1:00 PM
Cinderella LIVE in the THEATRE: Annual Scholarship Fundraiser

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER: Cinderella

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1pm

The Elmont Memorial Library and the Broadhollow Theatre Company are proud to hold their annual scholarship fundraiser. Tickets are $6 each and can be purchased at the circulation desk in advance or at the box office the day of the show. All proceeds will go toward awarding scholarship monies to local high school students.  Enjoy this classic fairy tale and all the charm of Cinderella, her stepsisters, the mean stepmother, the Fairy Godmother and the prince… and of course, their happily ever after! 

Image result for disney cinderella

CONTACT:  Young Adults  516-354-5280 X247  
LOCATION: Theatre

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER: Cinderella

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1pm

The Elmont Memorial Library and the Broadhollow Theatre Company are proud to hold their annual scholarship fundraiser. Tickets are $6 each and can be purchased at the circulation desk in advance or at the box office the day of the show. All proceeds will go toward awarding scholarship monies to local high school students.  Enjoy this classic fairy tale and all the charm of Cinderella, her stepsisters, the mean stepmother, the Fairy Godmother and the prince… and of course, their happily ever after! 

Image result for disney cinderella

CONTACT:
  Young Adults
  516.354.5280 X247
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: When Harry Met Sally

When Harry Met Sally

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated R. 96 minutes. 1989. Comedy. Drama. Romance.

In 1977, college graduates Harry Burns and Sally Albright share a contentious car ride from Chicago to New York, during which they argue about whether men and women can ever truly be strictly platonic friends. Ten years later, Harry and Sally meet again at a bookstore, and in the company of their respective best friends, Jess and Marie, attempt to stay friends without sex becoming an issue between them. Cast: Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher, Bruno Kirby.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

When Harry Met Sally

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated R. 96 minutes. 1989. Comedy. Drama. Romance.

In 1977, college graduates Harry Burns and Sally Albright share a contentious car ride from Chicago to New York, during which they argue about whether men and women can ever truly be strictly platonic friends. Ten years later, Harry and Sally meet again at a bookstore, and in the company of their respective best friends, Jess and Marie, attempt to stay friends without sex becoming an issue between them. Cast: Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher, Bruno Kirby.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEENS HELP: Canvas Bags for Charity

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

 

Teens Help:

Canvas Bags for Charity

Earn community service hours by creating usable bags for those in need.

Teens will use recycled candy wrappers to make tote bags.

Community service certificate given to participants.

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 is 1 space available.

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

 

Teens Help:

Canvas Bags for Charity

Earn community service hours by creating usable bags for those in need.

Teens will use recycled candy wrappers to make tote bags.

Community service certificate given to participants.

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 is 1 space available.

 
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6:00 PM
Sign Language for Kids (Grades 4-6)

This is a 6 week program for grades 4 through 6. 

We are very excited to have Ms. Celeste back with us teaching Sign Language to kids! Learn more and more each week for this six week workshop!

Online registration begins Jan. 9. 

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

This is a 6 week program for grades 4 through 6. 

We are very excited to have Ms. Celeste back with us teaching Sign Language to kids! Learn more and more each week for this six week workshop!

Online registration begins Jan. 9. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room


 
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7:00 PM
Nutrition (Diabetes) Workshop with Jane Prokopowicz, MS, MBA, RD, CDE, CDN

Nutrition Workshops with Robyn Littman R.D., C.D.N.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 7pm (Diabetes Education)...................................... Eat This Not That!

                                                                                                                   Focus on Nutrient Dense Foods

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

Nutrition Workshops with Robyn Littman R.D., C.D.N.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 7pm (Diabetes Education)...................................... Eat This Not That!

                                                                                                                   Focus on Nutrient Dense Foods

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Wednesday February 21, 2018
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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: Great American Songbook Composters- Harold Arlen with Dr. Mel Haber

LECTURE: Great American Songbook Composers – Harold Arlen

with Dr. Mel Haber

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 1pm

Harold Arlen wrote the music for many famous songs. We will learn about his life, as well as his songs. Among them are "Over the Rainbow," "Stormy Weather," "Come Rain or Come Shine," "I've Got the World on a String," and "It's Only a Paper Moon." To sing Arlen's songs, I will be playing videos of such artists as Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra, Lena Horne, Ella Fitzgerald, and Tony Bennett. You will even get to see Harold Arlen sing one of his songs.

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

LECTURE: Great American Songbook Composers – Harold Arlen

with Dr. Mel Haber

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 1pm

Harold Arlen wrote the music for many famous songs. We will learn about his life, as well as his songs. Among them are "Over the Rainbow," "Stormy Weather," "Come Rain or Come Shine," "I've Got the World on a String," and "It's Only a Paper Moon." To sing Arlen's songs, I will be playing videos of such artists as Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra, Lena Horne, Ella Fitzgerald, and Tony Bennett. You will even get to see Harold Arlen sing one of his songs.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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4:00 PM
History is Here- Freedom Quilts with the LICM

For children in grades K through 6th. 

Learn the history behind the "Freedom Quilts" and make your very own quilt codes using paper and fabric. You'll recreate some of the actual Freedom Quilt codes used by the Underground Railroad. (No sewing required!)

Online registration begins Feb. 7.

CONTACT:  Childrens Dept  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 6 spaces available.

For children in grades K through 6th. 

Learn the history behind the "Freedom Quilts" and make your very own quilt codes using paper and fabric. You'll recreate some of the actual Freedom Quilt codes used by the Underground Railroad. (No sewing required!)

Online registration begins Feb. 7.

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN CUISINE: Chocolicious

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

 

teen cuisine

Chocolicious!

‘Tis the month of love, so let’s celebrate with chocolate!

Join us for a sweet workshop to decorate various fruits and snacks with chocolate! 

 

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 3
There are 17 spaces available.

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

 

teen cuisine

Chocolicious!

‘Tis the month of love, so let’s celebrate with chocolate!

Join us for a sweet workshop to decorate various fruits and snacks with chocolate! 

 

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 3

There are 17 spaces available.

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

Free Homebuyer Grant Orientation with Community Housing Innovations

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8pm

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

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

Free Homebuyer Grant Orientation with Community Housing Innovations

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8pm

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

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Thursday February 22, 2018
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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 2 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 2 spaces available.

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

 

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

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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1:00 PM
The Circus Guy: Comedy, Magic and Magic Workshop in our Theater!

For all ages with an adult.

Back by popular demand! The Circus Guy is here to entertain us with his amazing tricks and provide a Magic Workshop for attendees!

No registration.

CONTACT:  Childrens Dept  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Theatre

For all ages with an adult.

Back by popular demand! The Circus Guy is here to entertain us with his amazing tricks and provide a Magic Workshop for attendees!

No registration.

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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2:30 PM
Family Movie

Join us for an afternoon movie. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

 

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

Join us for an afternoon movie. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Minute to Win It

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

 

MINUTE TO WIN IT

minute to win it

Compete in six mini competitions to win prizes! 

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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  354-2580 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 16 spaces available.

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

 

MINUTE TO WIN IT

minute to win it

Compete in six mini competitions to win prizes! 

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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
  354.2580 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 16 spaces available.

 
office_meeting1
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

 
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 February 23, 2018
food_coffeecup
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

 
rec_soccer
11:00 AM
Kick & Play: Super Soccer Stars

For babies and toddlers 12 months to 30 months with an adult.

An exciting parent and child pre-soccer program designed specifically for toddlers! Get moving and have fun!

Online registration begins February 9.

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

For babies and toddlers 12 months to 30 months with an adult.

An exciting parent and child pre-soccer program designed specifically for toddlers! Get moving and have fun!

Online registration begins February 9.

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
ent_stage1
12:30 PM
A Tale from the Underground Railroad with St. George Productions

A Tale from the Underground Railroad: Running Scared, Running Free

with St. George Productions

Friday, February 23 at 12:30pm

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre. FREE of charge and open to the public. No tickets required.

Join us for this award winning suspenseful presentation of  three harrowing and inspiring intertwined stories set in 1850’s New York, the year the Fugitive Slave Act was imposed.

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

A Tale from the Underground Railroad: Running Scared, Running Free

with St. George Productions

Friday, February 23 at 12:30pm

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre. FREE of charge and open to the public. No tickets required.

Join us for this award winning suspenseful presentation of  three harrowing and inspiring intertwined stories set in 1850’s New York, the year the Fugitive Slave Act was imposed.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

Friday, February 23, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for violence and thematic events. 100 minutes. 2017. Mystery. Drama. Thriller.

While traveling through Europe on the very luxurious Orient Express, thirteen strangers become stranded on a train, where everyone becomes a suspect in a murder. Agatha Christie’s murder mystery is brought back to life with a wonderful cast. Detective Hercule Poirot happens to be traveling on the train, and is determined to find the culprit, before the murderer strikes again. 

Cast: Jessica Chastain, Kenneth Branaugh, Johnny Depp, Dame Judi Dench, Michelle Pfeiffer, William Dafoe, Penelope Cruz, Daisy Ridley, Derek Jacobi, Elliot Levy, Michael Rouse, Joseph Long. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

Murder on the Orient Express

Friday, February 23, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for violence and thematic events. 100 minutes. 2017. Mystery. Drama. Thriller.

While traveling through Europe on the very luxurious Orient Express, thirteen strangers become stranded on a train, where everyone becomes a suspect in a murder. Agatha Christie’s murder mystery is brought back to life with a wonderful cast. Detective Hercule Poirot happens to be traveling on the train, and is determined to find the culprit, before the murderer strikes again. 

Cast: Jessica Chastain, Kenneth Branaugh, Johnny Depp, Dame Judi Dench, Michelle Pfeiffer, William Dafoe, Penelope Cruz, Daisy Ridley, Derek Jacobi, Elliot Levy, Michael Rouse, Joseph Long. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Saturday February 24, 2018
ent_note
2:00 PM
The Perfect Pitch Project LIVE in the Theatre

The Perfect Pitch Project

Saturday, February 24 at 2pm

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre. FREE of charge and open to the public. No tickets required.

Join us for a unique musical experience welcoming jazz aficionados or simply lovers of good music. Their sound is a language that all can enjoy.

Image result for perfect pitch project

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

The Perfect Pitch Project

Saturday, February 24 at 2pm

LIVE in the Elmont Library Theatre. FREE of charge and open to the public. No tickets required.

Join us for a unique musical experience welcoming jazz aficionados or simply lovers of good music. Their sound is a language that all can enjoy.

Image result for perfect pitch project

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Monday February 26, 2018
anim_butterfly_01
10:15 AM
Family PreSchool Hour (Session 1)

* This is a four-week program*

For children ages 18 months to PreK with adult.

Songs, stories, crafts and more!

Registration begins January 22. 

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

* This is a four-week program*

For children ages 18 months to PreK with adult.

Songs, stories, crafts and more!

Registration begins January 22. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
anim_dog_scottie
11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour (Session 2)

* This is a four week program*

For babies and toddlers 18 months to Pre K. 

Songs, stories, crafts and fun! 

Online registration begins January 22. 

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

* This is a four week program*

For babies and toddlers 18 months to Pre K. 

Songs, stories, crafts and fun! 

Online registration begins January 22. 

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
rec_yoga
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
There are 5 spaces available.

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

There are 5 spaces available.

 
lib_book3
4:00 PM
Snacks and Stories

For children in grades K through 2nd grade.

The joy of listening to stories never gets old! Older children have a chance to listen to stories read aloud. A small snack will be provided. 

Online registration begins February 12. 

CONTACT:  Childrens Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 11 spaces available.

For children in grades K through 2nd grade.

The joy of listening to stories never gets old! Older children have a chance to listen to stories read aloud. A small snack will be provided. 

Online registration begins February 12. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 11 spaces available.

 
z_cust_mcteen
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!

 

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.

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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

 

Innovation Afternoons

innovation

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

 

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.

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Adult Game Night!

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: Meeting Room 3

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: Meeting Room 3

 
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7:00 PM
Argo Civic
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Tuesday February 27, 2018
elect_computer1
10:00 AM
WORD for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, February 27
Thursday, March 1
Tuesday, March 6
Thursday, March 8

(Registration begins February 13 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
There are 2 spaces available.
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, February 27
Thursday, March 1
Tuesday, March 6
Thursday, March 8

(Registration begins February 13 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

There are 2 spaces available.

 
lib_teddybear_reading
10:30 AM
Storytime For Tots

For babies and toddlers ages 24 months- 3.5 years old with adult caregiver. 

Join in for a morning of songs, stories and a craft. 

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

For babies and toddlers ages 24 months- 3.5 years old with adult caregiver. 

Join in for a morning of songs, stories and a craft. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Room
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG for brief strong language and war images. 107 minutes. 2017. Drama. Biography. Family.

This is a wonderful glimpse into the life beloved children’s author A.A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, who inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. The enchanting books brought hope and comfort to England after the First World War. The family is swept away by the international success of the books, but what will the cost be to the family?

Cast: Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Domhnall Glesson, Stephen Campbell Moore, Richard McCabe. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG for brief strong language and war images. 107 minutes. 2017. Drama. Biography. Family.

This is a wonderful glimpse into the life beloved children’s author A.A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, who inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. The enchanting books brought hope and comfort to England after the First World War. The family is swept away by the international success of the books, but what will the cost be to the family?

Cast: Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Domhnall Glesson, Stephen Campbell Moore, Richard McCabe. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
misc_new_yellow
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. 

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

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. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Storytime Room

 
lib_book_pencil
4:30 PM
Homework Buddies

For kindergarten through grade 6. This service meets weekly on Tuesdays (no meetings during school breaks).  

Is homework giving you a headache? Take a break on Tuesday afternoons and have your child meet with one of our amazing 11th and 12th grade high school students! Our teen volunteers are patient and eager to help out. 

Check the calendar for any cancellations. 

No registration required. 

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

For kindergarten through grade 6. This service meets weekly on Tuesdays (no meetings during school breaks).  

Is homework giving you a headache? Take a break on Tuesday afternoons and have your child meet with one of our amazing 11th and 12th grade high school students! Our teen volunteers are patient and eager to help out. 

Check the calendar for any cancellations. 

No registration required. 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

 
z_cust_mckids
6:00 PM
Sign Language for Kids (Grades 4-6)

This is a 6 week program for grades 4 through 6. 

We are very excited to have Ms. Celeste back with us teaching Sign Language to kids! Learn more and more each week for this six week workshop!

Online registration begins Jan. 9. 

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

This is a 6 week program for grades 4 through 6. 

We are very excited to have Ms. Celeste back with us teaching Sign Language to kids! Learn more and more each week for this six week workshop!

Online registration begins Jan. 9. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room


 
misc_none
7:30 PM
Parkhurst Civic
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Wednesday February 28, 2018
trans_car
10:25 AM - 5:00 PM
AARP Driver Safety Program

AARP Driver Safety Program

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 10:30am to 5pm 

(In-person registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins February 14)

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 CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

AARP Driver Safety Program

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 10:30am to 5pm 

(In-person registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins February 14)

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 CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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

 
office_notepad
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

 
lib_bookflipping
1:30 PM
Preschool Storytime

For children 3.5 years to PreK. 

Join in the fun with songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Jan. 3. 

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

For children 3.5 years to PreK. 

Join in the fun with songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Jan. 3. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
food_meal
6:30 PM
Cooking with the Kids: A Family Cooking Program: Asian Inspiration

*This program is for families with children ages 5 and up ONLY.  Each family must have one participant 18 years and older*

Learn to cook up a favorite dish together while having fun! Chef Julie from Chef of  d'Future will be here to guide families as they create some delicious snacks that are perfect to share with friends and celebrate the Chinese New Year! 

Online registration begins Feb. 14. 

CONTACT:  Childrens Dept  516-354-5280  childrenservicess@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 5 spaces available.

*This program is for families with children ages 5 and up ONLY.  Each family must have one participant 18 years and older*

Learn to cook up a favorite dish together while having fun! Chef Julie from Chef of  d'Future will be here to guide families as they create some delicious snacks that are perfect to share with friends and celebrate the Chinese New Year! 

Online registration begins Feb. 14. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservicess@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 5 spaces available.

Thursday March 1, 2018
elect_computer1
10:00 AM
WORD for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, February 27
Thursday, March 1
Tuesday, March 6
Thursday, March 8

(Registration begins February 13 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, February 27
Thursday, March 1
Tuesday, March 6
Thursday, March 8

(Registration begins February 13 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

 
lib_teddybear_reading
10:30 AM
Play Pals for Babies 18-23 months old

This is a weekly program for babies 18-23months old with their parent or caregiver. 

Join us for open play time, stories, songs and new friends! 

Online registration begins Jan 4. 

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

This is a weekly program for babies 18-23months old with their parent or caregiver. 

Join us for open play time, stories, songs and new friends! 

Online registration begins Jan 4. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
rec_aerobics
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

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
There are 4 spaces available.

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

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

There are 4 spaces available.

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

 

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

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

 
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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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4:30 PM
Discovery Lab JUNIOR (grades K-3rd)

For grades K-3rd grade. 

Discover something new in our STEAM lab. Work on critical thinking skills while you explore a new project every other month. 

No registration. 

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

For grades K-3rd grade. 

Discover something new in our STEAM lab. Work on critical thinking skills while you explore a new project every other month. 

No registration. 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Coding with Scratch for Kids

For children in grades 4, 5 and 6. 

* This is a 3 session workshop. Each session is 90 minutes*

Scratch is a visual coding program used by children throughout the world! Our visiting teachers from Code to Stem will be on hand to instruct children on the basics of coding, or computer programming.

Online registration begins February 15. 

CONTACT:  Children   516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 6 spaces available.

For children in grades 4, 5 and 6. 

* This is a 3 session workshop. Each session is 90 minutes*

Scratch is a visual coding program used by children throughout the world! Our visiting teachers from Code to Stem will be on hand to instruct children on the basics of coding, or computer programming.

Online registration begins February 15. 

CONTACT:
  Children 
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
English Conversation & Cultural Literacy Group

English Conversation & Cultural Literacy Group with Mara Marin

Learn more about American culture. This is a wonderful opportunity for people new to our country to gain relevant historical, local and popular knowledge of American culture to be able to better function and engage in contemporary American society. This program is open to everyone. No registration is required. 

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

English Conversation & Cultural Literacy Group with Mara Marin

Learn more about American culture. This is a wonderful opportunity for people new to our country to gain relevant historical, local and popular knowledge of American culture to be able to better function and engage in contemporary American society. This program is open to everyone. No registration is required. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Friday March 2, 2018
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat Group
CONTACT:  Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002  
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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11:00 AM
Jump For Joy for Tots

For babies 24 months to PreK. 

Join us for lots of laughing and dancing with our friend Miss Joy!

No registration. 

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

For babies 24 months to PreK. 

Join us for lots of laughing and dancing with our friend Miss Joy!

No registration. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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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

 

  • Dates and times are subject to change.
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

 

  • Dates and times are subject to change.
CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

Saturday March 3, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tech Time with Todd Schlitt

Tech Time with Todd Schlitt from 10am to 11:30am 

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

Register for your personal 15 minute appointment to have any tech-related questions answered. Bring in your cell phone, laptop, iPod or any tech related questions that you have for help navigating in this ever-changing world of technology. Elmont Library cardholders only. Registration is required. APPOINTMENTS ARE NECESSARY.

NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

CONTACT:  Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002  
LOCATION: History Room
There are 6 spaces available.

Tech Time with Todd Schlitt from 10am to 11:30am 

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

Register for your personal 15 minute appointment to have any tech-related questions answered. Bring in your cell phone, laptop, iPod or any tech related questions that you have for help navigating in this ever-changing world of technology. Elmont Library cardholders only. Registration is required. APPOINTMENTS ARE NECESSARY.

NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: History Room

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM
Weekend Fitness and Fun with Ms. Lisa

For Kindergarten through 6th grade. **PARENTS MUST ATTEND FIRST SESSION TO SIGN WAIVER**

Get moving and get healthy! 

No registration. 

 

CONTACT:  Childrens Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

For Kindergarten through 6th grade. **PARENTS MUST ATTEND FIRST SESSION TO SIGN WAIVER**

Get moving and get healthy! 

No registration. 

 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Monday March 5, 2018
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10:15 AM
Family PreSchool Hour (Session 1)

* This is a four-week program*

For children ages 18 months to PreK with adult.

Songs, stories, crafts and more!

Registration begins January 22. 

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

* This is a four-week program*

For children ages 18 months to PreK with adult.

Songs, stories, crafts and more!

Registration begins January 22. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour (Session 2)

* This is a four week program*

For babies and toddlers 18 months to Pre K. 

Songs, stories, crafts and fun! 

Online registration begins January 22. 

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

* This is a four week program*

For babies and toddlers 18 months to Pre K. 

Songs, stories, crafts and fun! 

Online registration begins January 22. 

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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1:00 PM
LEARN TO PLAY Siamese Mah Jongg with Jacqui Patatnik

LEARN TO PLAY Siamese Mah Jongg with Jacqui Patatnik

Monday, March 5, 2018 at 1pm

Online or in-person registration begins February 19 for Elmont Library cardholders

(registration for non-cardholders begins February 26)

Learn to play Siamese Mah Jongg a new two handed version of the game we all love.  You will find it stimulating, challenging, & fun, fun, fun! Must have knowledge of the game of Mah Jongg.

CONTACT:  Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002  
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

LEARN TO PLAY Siamese Mah Jongg with Jacqui Patatnik

Monday, March 5, 2018 at 1pm

Online or in-person registration begins February 19 for Elmont Library cardholders

(registration for non-cardholders begins February 26)

Learn to play Siamese Mah Jongg a new two handed version of the game we all love.  You will find it stimulating, challenging, & fun, fun, fun! Must have knowledge of the game of Mah Jongg.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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.

 

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.

 

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

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.

 

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.

 

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

 
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7:00 PM
Chess for Kids

For children in grades 4,5, and 6. 

**This is a 6-week workshop**

For beginners as well as active chess players! Learn the basics or improve your skills. 

Online registration begins February 19. 

CONTACT:  Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
Registration will begin on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

For children in grades 4,5, and 6. 

**This is a 6-week workshop**

For beginners as well as active chess players! Learn the basics or improve your skills. 

Online registration begins February 19. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

Registration will begin on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Tuesday March 6, 2018
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10:00 AM
WORD for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, February 27
Thursday, March 1
Tuesday, March 6
Thursday, March 8

(Registration begins February 13 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, February 27
Thursday, March 1
Tuesday, March 6
Thursday, March 8

(Registration begins February 13 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
Storytime For Tots

For babies and toddlers ages 24 months- 3.5 years old with adult caregiver. 

Join in for a morning of songs, stories and a craft. 

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

For babies and toddlers ages 24 months- 3.5 years old with adult caregiver. 

Join in for a morning of songs, stories and a craft. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Room
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

 
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4:30 PM
Homework Buddies

For kindergarten through grade 6. This service meets weekly on Tuesdays (no meetings during school breaks).  

Is homework giving you a headache? Take a break on Tuesday afternoons and have your child meet with one of our amazing 11th and 12th grade high school students! Our teen volunteers are patient and eager to help out. 

Check the calendar for any cancellations. 

No registration required. 

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

For kindergarten through grade 6. This service meets weekly on Tuesdays (no meetings during school breaks).  

Is homework giving you a headache? Take a break on Tuesday afternoons and have your child meet with one of our amazing 11th and 12th grade high school students! Our teen volunteers are patient and eager to help out. 

Check the calendar for any cancellations. 

No registration required. 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

 
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7:00 PM
Becoming A Calmer Parent: A Parenting Workshop

*For parents and caregivers only*

The experts from High Functioning Family are here to provide you with the tools and awareness to create calm and peace in your home by stopping the yelling and the power struggles. 

Online registration begins February 13. 

CONTACT:  Children Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 45 spaces available.

*For parents and caregivers only*

The experts from High Functioning Family are here to provide you with the tools and awareness to create calm and peace in your home by stopping the yelling and the power struggles. 

Online registration begins February 13. 

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 45 spaces available.

Wednesday March 7, 2018
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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

For children 3.5 years to PreK. 

Join in the fun with songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Jan. 3. 

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

For children 3.5 years to PreK. 

Join in the fun with songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Jan. 3. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
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4:30 PM
Build A Bird Feeder Craft

For children in grades K-6. 

Let's get ready for SPRING with by welcoming our feathered friends with a handmade feeder. 

Online registration begins February 21.

CONTACT:  Children  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

For children in grades K-6. 

Let's get ready for SPRING with by welcoming our feathered friends with a handmade feeder. 

Online registration begins February 21.

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

Thursday March 8, 2018
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10:00 AM
WORD for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, February 27
Thursday, March 1
Tuesday, March 6
Thursday, March 8

(Registration begins February 13 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, February 27
Thursday, March 1
Tuesday, March 6
Thursday, March 8

(Registration begins February 13 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
Play Pals for Babies 18-23 months old

This is a weekly program for babies 18-23months old with their parent or caregiver. 

Join us for open play time, stories, songs and new friends! 

Online registration begins Jan 4. 

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

This is a weekly program for babies 18-23months old with their parent or caregiver. 

Join us for open play time, stories, songs and new friends! 

Online registration begins Jan 4. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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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, February 22, 2018 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, February 22, 2018 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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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN TECH: Star Wars Science

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

 

Star Wars Science

teen tech month

Conduct a science experiment to creat your own Star Wars light sabers!

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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 3
There are 18 spaces available.

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

 

Star Wars Science

teen tech month

Conduct a science experiment to creat your own Star Wars light sabers!

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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 3

There are 18 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Coding with Scratch for Kids

For children in grades 4, 5 and 6. 

* This is a 3 session workshop. Each session is 90 minutes*

Scratch is a visual coding program used by children throughout the world! Our visiting teachers from Code to Stem will be on hand to instruct children on the basics of coding, or computer programming.

Online registration begins February 15. 

CONTACT:  Children   516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 6 spaces available.

For children in grades 4, 5 and 6. 

* This is a 3 session workshop. Each session is 90 minutes*

Scratch is a visual coding program used by children throughout the world! Our visiting teachers from Code to Stem will be on hand to instruct children on the basics of coding, or computer programming.

Online registration begins February 15. 

CONTACT:
  Children 
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 6 spaces available.

Friday March 9, 2018
food_coffeecup
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

 

  • Dates and times are subject to change.
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

 

  • Dates and times are subject to change.
CONTACT:
  YA Services
  354.5280 ext 247
  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

Saturday March 10, 2018
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10:00 AM
Argo Civic Board Meeting
LOCATION: Classroom
 
rec_legoguy
11:00 AM
LEGO Club Family Fun!

For ages 4 and up with an adult. This club meets monthly. 

Be a brickmaster! Show off your skills or create a "family build" together! Join in for the fun!

No registration

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

For ages 4 and up with an adult. This club meets monthly. 

Be a brickmaster! Show off your skills or create a "family build" together! Join in for the fun!

No registration

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

Monday March 12, 2018
lib_teddybear_reading
10:15 AM
Family Preschool Hour

* This is a four-week program*

For children ages 18 months to PreK with adult.

Songs, stories, crafts and more!

Registration begins February 26.

CONTACT:  Children  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

* This is a four-week program*

For children ages 18 months to PreK with adult.

Songs, stories, crafts and more!

Registration begins February 26.

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
lib_teddybear_reading
11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour

* This is a four week program*

For babies and toddlers 18 months to Pre K. 

Songs, stories, crafts and fun! 

Online registration begins February 26. 

CONTACT:  Children  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

* This is a four week program*

For babies and toddlers 18 months to Pre K. 

Songs, stories, crafts and fun! 

Online registration begins February 26. 

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
rec_yoga
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, February 26, 2018 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, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TAG

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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

 
holiday_shamrock
4:30 PM
St. Patricks Day Cake Pops with Baking Coach

For children in grades K-6th.

Celebrate St. Patricks Day with these delicious cake pops you make and bring home to share!

Online registration begins February 26. 

CONTACT:  Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

For children in grades K-6th.

Celebrate St. Patricks Day with these delicious cake pops you make and bring home to share!

Online registration begins February 26. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
rec_chess_knight
7:00 PM
Chess for Kids

For children in grades 4,5, and 6. 

**This is a 6-week workshop**

For beginners as well as active chess players! Learn the basics or improve your skills. 

Online registration begins February 19. 

CONTACT:  Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
Registration will begin on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

For children in grades 4,5, and 6. 

**This is a 6-week workshop**

For beginners as well as active chess players! Learn the basics or improve your skills. 

Online registration begins February 19. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

Registration will begin on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Tuesday March 13, 2018
lib_teddybear_reading
10:30 AM
Storytime For Tots

For babies and toddlers ages 24 months- 3.5 years old with adult caregiver. 

Join in for a morning of songs, stories and a craft. 

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

For babies and toddlers ages 24 months- 3.5 years old with adult caregiver. 

Join in for a morning of songs, stories and a craft. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Room
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
DIY: Mini Canvas Mandala

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

 

DIY: Mini Canvas Mandalas

teen DIY

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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

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

 

DIY: Mini Canvas Mandalas

teen DIY

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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

 
z_cust_mcteen
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
DIY: Mini Canvas Mandala

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

 

DIY: Mini Canvas Mandalas

DIY

 

Create mandalas on a miniature canvas using glue and mosaic tiles!

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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 13 spaces available.

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

 

DIY: Mini Canvas Mandalas

DIY

 

Create mandalas on a miniature canvas using glue and mosaic tiles!

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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 13 spaces available.

 
lib_book_pencil
4:30 PM
Homework Buddies

For kindergarten through grade 6. This service meets weekly on Tuesdays (no meetings during school breaks).  

Is homework giving you a headache? Take a break on Tuesday afternoons and have your child meet with one of our amazing 11th and 12th grade high school students! Our teen volunteers are patient and eager to help out. 

Check the calendar for any cancellations. 

No registration required. 

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

For kindergarten through grade 6. This service meets weekly on Tuesdays (no meetings during school breaks).  

Is homework giving you a headache? Take a break on Tuesday afternoons and have your child meet with one of our amazing 11th and 12th grade high school students! Our teen volunteers are patient and eager to help out. 

Check the calendar for any cancellations. 

No registration required. 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

 
rec_Scrabble
6:00 PM
Family Board Game Night

For all ages with an adult 18+.

Get your family together and join us for an evening of fun and board games! 

No registration.

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

For all ages with an adult 18+.

Get your family together and join us for an evening of fun and board games! 

No registration.

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

Wednesday March 14, 2018
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12:30 PM
Irish Soda Bread with the Baking Coach

Irish Soda Bread with the Baking Coach

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 12:30pm

(In-person or online registration begins February 28 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Make an Irish favorite to take home! Registration is required. Space is limited. 

CONTACT:  Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002  
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

Irish Soda Bread with the Baking Coach

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 12:30pm

(In-person or online registration begins February 28 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Make an Irish favorite to take home! Registration is required. Space is limited. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 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_bookflipping
1:30 PM
Preschool Storytime

For children 3.5 years to PreK. 

Join in the fun with songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Jan. 3. 

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

For children 3.5 years to PreK. 

Join in the fun with songs, stories and a fun craft. 

Online registration begins Jan. 3. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room


 
misc_smiley
4:30 PM
Graphic Novel Bookclub

This program meets monthly. For 3rd through 6th graders

Do you love to read the best in graphic novels and comics? So do we! Come on in and pick up the latest club book and tell us what you loved (or didn't), do activities and meet friends. 

Registration is in person so that you can get your book selection.

CONTACT:  Children Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 13 spaces available.

This program meets monthly. For 3rd through 6th graders

Do you love to read the best in graphic novels and comics? So do we! Come on in and pick up the latest club book and tell us what you loved (or didn't), do activities and meet friends. 

Registration is in person so that you can get your book selection.

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 13 spaces available.

 
office_notepad
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

 
rec_games
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Adult Game Night!

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: Meeting Room 3

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: Meeting Room 3

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Groomed4Success

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

 

Groomed4Success

groomed for success

 

Want to be a positive role model for your peers, family, and friends? 

Through a 3 session workshop, teens will be presented with topics such as leadership,

self-esteem, and self-care, and learn how it can be channeled in all areas of their 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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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 24 spaces available.

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

 

Groomed4Success

groomed for success

 

Want to be a positive role model for your peers, family, and friends? 

Through a 3 session workshop, teens will be presented with topics such as leadership,

self-esteem, and self-care, and learn how it can be channeled in all areas of their 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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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 24 spaces available.

 
rec_aerobics
6:30 PM
Yoga with a Twist for Kids

For children in 2nd-6th grade.

Relax and rejuvenate! Have fun while learning meditation, visualization, stress management, and mindfulness. Participate in skill building games while practicing teamwork. Leave with your very own positive affirmation rock that you'll make yourself.

Online registration begins February 28. 

CONTACT:  Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

For children in 2nd-6th grade.

Relax and rejuvenate! Have fun while learning meditation, visualization, stress management, and mindfulness. Participate in skill building games while practicing teamwork. Leave with your very own positive affirmation rock that you'll make yourself.

Online registration begins February 28. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

 
z_cust_mcteen
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
TEEN CUISINE: Irish Soda Bread

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

 

teen cuisine

Irish Soda Bread

Join us to prep your own Irish Soda Bread!  

Teens will various ingredients to prepare their bread and enjoy at home.

 

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 3
There are 19 spaces available.

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

 

teen cuisine

Irish Soda Bread

Join us to prep your own Irish Soda Bread!  

Teens will various ingredients to prepare their bread and enjoy at home.

 

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 3

There are 19 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
All About eBooks with Todd Schlitt

All About eBooks with Todd Schlitt

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 7pm

(In-person or online registration begins February 28 for Elmont Library cardholders)

(Registration for non-cardholders begins March 7)

Learn how to download an eBook or eAudioBook from the library to your specific device. Please bring your smartphone or tablet. 

CONTACT:  Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002  
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

All About eBooks with Todd Schlitt

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 7pm

(In-person or online registration begins February 28 for Elmont Library cardholders)

(Registration for non-cardholders begins March 7)

Learn how to download an eBook or eAudioBook from the library to your specific device. Please bring your smartphone or tablet. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

Thursday March 15, 2018
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10:30 AM
Play Pals for Babies 18-23 months old

This is a weekly program for babies 18-23months old with their parent or caregiver. 

Join us for open play time, stories, songs and new friends! 

Online registration begins Jan 4. 

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

This is a weekly program for babies 18-23months old with their parent or caregiver. 

Join us for open play time, stories, songs and new friends! 

Online registration begins Jan 4. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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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, March 1, 2018 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, March 1, 2018 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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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
TEEN TECH: Intro to Coding: Part I

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

 

Intro to Coding: Part I

teen tech month

Learn how to use python to create and test your own web page!

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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 8 spaces available.

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

 

Intro to Coding: Part I

teen tech month

Learn how to use python to create and test your own web page!

 

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.
  • Dates and times are subject to change.

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 8 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Coding with Scratch for Kids

For children in grades 4, 5 and 6. 

* This is a 3 session workshop. Each session is 90 minutes*

Scratch is a visual coding program used by children throughout the world! Our visiting teachers from Code to Stem will be on hand to instruct children on the basics of coding, or computer programming.

Online registration begins February 15. 

CONTACT:  Children   516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 6 spaces available.

For children in grades 4, 5 and 6. 

* This is a 3 session workshop. Each session is 90 minutes*

Scratch is a visual coding program used by children throughout the world! Our visiting teachers from Code to Stem will be on hand to instruct children on the basics of coding, or computer programming.

Online registration begins February 15. 

CONTACT:
  Children 
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
English Conversation & Cultural Literacy Group

English Conversation & Cultural Literacy Group with Mara Marin

Learn more about American culture. This is a wonderful opportunity for people new to our country to gain relevant historical, local and popular knowledge of American culture to be able to better function and engage in contemporary American society. This program is open to everyone. No registration is required. 

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

English Conversation & Cultural Literacy Group with Mara Marin

Learn more about American culture. This is a wonderful opportunity for people new to our country to gain relevant historical, local and popular knowledge of American culture to be able to better function and engage in contemporary American society. This program is open to everyone. No registration is required. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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7:00 PM
Minute To Win It for Kids

For children in 3rd through 6th grade. 

You have one minute to complete a challenge. Think you have what it takes? 60 seconds on the clock and the first person to complete the challenge wins! 

Online registration begins March 1. 

CONTACT:  Childrens  516-354-5280  nspano@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

For children in 3rd through 6th grade. 

You have one minute to complete a challenge. Think you have what it takes? 60 seconds on the clock and the first person to complete the challenge wins! 

Online registration begins March 1. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  nspano@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Friday March 16, 2018
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat Group
CONTACT:  Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002  
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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11:00 AM
Sensory Stations for Tots

For children ages 2 to 4 years old with an adult. 

Sensory stations are a great way for toddlers to learn about their senses. Children will be seeing, touching, smelling, listening and sometimes tasting all while having fun! 

Online registration begins March 2. 

CONTACT:  Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

For children ages 2 to 4 years old with an adult. 

Sensory stations are a great way for toddlers to learn about their senses. Children will be seeing, touching, smelling, listening and sometimes tasting all while having fun! 

Online registration begins March 2. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Monday March 19, 2018
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10:15 AM
Family Preschool Hour

* This is a four-week program*

For children ages 18 months to PreK with adult.

Songs, stories, crafts and more!

Registration begins February 26.

CONTACT:  Children  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

* This is a four-week program*

For children ages 18 months to PreK with adult.

Songs, stories, crafts and more!

Registration begins February 26.

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:30 AM
Family Preschool Hour

* This is a four week program*

For babies and toddlers 18 months to Pre K. 

Songs, stories, crafts and fun! 

Online registration begins February 26. 

CONTACT:  Children  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

* This is a four week program*

For babies and toddlers 18 months to Pre K. 

Songs, stories, crafts and fun! 

Online registration begins February 26. 

CONTACT:
  Children
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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, March 5, 2018 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, March 5, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 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

 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Empire Driver Safety Program

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, March 19 AND Tuesday, March 20, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins March 5)

This program is sponsored by the Empire Safety Council. Participants must attend BOTH classes to complete this 6-hour Defensive Driving Course. Receive 10% off Collision and Auto Liability/PIP rates on your auto insurance. There is a $27 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002  
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, March 19 AND Tuesday, March 20, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins March 5)

This program is sponsored by the Empire Safety Council. Participants must attend BOTH classes to complete this 6-hour Defensive Driving Course. Receive 10% off Collision and Auto Liability/PIP rates on your auto insurance. There is a $27 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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7:00 PM
Chess for Kids

For children in grades 4,5, and 6. 

**This is a 6-week workshop**

For beginners as well as active chess players! Learn the basics or improve your skills. 

Online registration begins February 19. 

CONTACT:  Childrens  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
Registration will begin on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

For children in grades 4,5, and 6. 

**This is a 6-week workshop**

For beginners as well as active chess players! Learn the basics or improve your skills. 

Online registration begins February 19. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

Registration will begin on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Tuesday March 20, 2018