Elmont Public Library Event Calendar

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


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

Saturday January 20, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Introduction to eBay & eBay Seller w/ Sharper Training Solution

Introduction to eBay & the eBay Seller with Sharper Training Solutions

Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 10am to 12pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 6 for Elmont Library cardholders only)

Learn how to buy and sell items using eBay, the world’s most popular online auction website. Some of the many topics covered are creating an account, checking reliability of sellers and buyers, online safety, and much more. 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
There is 1 space available.

Introduction to eBay & the eBay Seller with Sharper Training Solutions

Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 10am to 12pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 6 for Elmont Library cardholders only)

Learn how to buy and sell items using eBay, the world’s most popular online auction website. Some of the many topics covered are creating an account, checking reliability of sellers and buyers, online safety, and much more. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

There is 1 space available.

Monday January 22, 2018
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10:30 AM
Mother Goose Baby Time (6-18 months)

This program is 2 sessions.

For babies at 6 months to 18 months with caregiver. 

Join us for a wonderful morning of bonding with your baby and sharing nursery rhyme favorites. 

Online registration begins Dec. 26. 

 

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

This program is 2 sessions.

For babies at 6 months to 18 months with caregiver. 

Join us for a wonderful morning of bonding with your baby and sharing nursery rhyme favorites. 

Online registration begins Dec. 26. 

 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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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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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

  • 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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

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

LOCATION: Teen Annex

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness & Fun with Ms. Lisa

*All parents must be present to sign a waiver before child attends program*

This program is for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Ms. Lisa is back with her popular fitness program for kids! Join in with great music, good friends, and lots of FUN!

No registration

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

*All parents must be present to sign a waiver before child attends program*

This program is for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Ms. Lisa is back with her popular fitness program for kids! Join in with great music, good friends, and lots of FUN!

No registration

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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7:00 PM
CANCELLED Argo Civic
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Tuesday January 23, 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 WORD
Tuesday, January 16
Thursday, January 18
Tuesday, January 23
Thursday, January 25

(Registration begins January 2 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 WORD
Tuesday, January 16
Thursday, January 18
Tuesday, January 23
Thursday, January 25

(Registration begins January 2 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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2:30 PM
MOVIE: The Hundred-Foot Journey

The Hundred-Foot Journey

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for some violence. 122 minutes. 2014. Romance. Drama. Comedy.

Based on a true incident, the Kadam family arrives from India to picturesque Southern France where they open a restaurant across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant, run by Madame Mallory. An all-out culinary war develops between the two restaurants that only lessens when Madame Mallory realizes that the Kadam family’s son Hassan, is an extraordinarily talented chef. Now Hassan must decide how much will fame and fortune cost him and will it be worth it in the end? Cast: Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal, Charlotte Le Bon, Amit Shah. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

The Hundred-Foot Journey

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for some violence. 122 minutes. 2014. Romance. Drama. Comedy.

Based on a true incident, the Kadam family arrives from India to picturesque Southern France where they open a restaurant across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant, run by Madame Mallory. An all-out culinary war develops between the two restaurants that only lessens when Madame Mallory realizes that the Kadam family’s son Hassan, is an extraordinarily talented chef. Now Hassan must decide how much will fame and fortune cost him and will it be worth it in the end? Cast: Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal, Charlotte Le Bon, Amit Shah. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

  • 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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

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

LOCATION: Teen Annex

 
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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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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
There are 2 spaces available.

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

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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7:30 PM
Parkhurst Civic
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Wednesday January 24, 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: Rodgers & Hart with Dr. Mel Haber

LECTURE: Great American Songbook Composers - Rodgers & Hart

with Dr. Mel Haber

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1pm

Before Rodgers and Hammerstein, there was the team of Richard Rodgers, the composer, and Larry Hart, lyricist. Come and explore their 20-year partnership, which included 28 shows, eight Hollywood musicals and over 550 songs.

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

LECTURE: Great American Songbook Composers - Rodgers & Hart

with Dr. Mel Haber

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1pm

Before Rodgers and Hammerstein, there was the team of Richard Rodgers, the composer, and Larry Hart, lyricist. Come and explore their 20-year partnership, which included 28 shows, eight Hollywood musicals and over 550 songs.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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

 

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

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: History Room

 
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1:30 PM
Preschool Storytime

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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4:00 PM
Italian for Little Kids (5 weeks)

This is a 5 week program. Wednesdays Jan. 3,10,17,24 and 31. 

For Kindergarten through 2nd grade.

Learn the basics of Italian with this wonderful course designed for the younger language learner. 

Online registration begins Dec. 20. 

 

CONTACT: Children Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
The registration period has ended.

This is a 5 week program. Wednesdays Jan. 3,10,17,24 and 31. 

For Kindergarten through 2nd grade.

Learn the basics of Italian with this wonderful course designed for the younger language learner. 

Online registration begins Dec. 20. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

The registration period has ended.

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

  • 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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

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

LOCATION: Teen Annex

Thursday January 25, 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 WORD
Tuesday, January 16
Thursday, January 18
Tuesday, January 23
Thursday, January 25

(Registration begins January 2 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 WORD
Tuesday, January 16
Thursday, January 18
Tuesday, January 23
Thursday, January 25

(Registration begins January 2 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
There are 8 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 8 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 - 5:30 PM
Shark Tank

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

 

Shark Tank

 

shark tank

 

Break into groups and come up with an original and creative business idea.

Teens will learn how to make a business plan while sharpening their presentation and communication skills.

Prizes will be given to winners and snacks will be provided!

 

 

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 18 spaces available.

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

 

Shark Tank

 

shark tank

 

Break into groups and come up with an original and creative business idea.

Teens will learn how to make a business plan while sharpening their presentation and communication skills.

Prizes will be given to winners and snacks will be provided!

 

 

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 18 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Ice is Nice with The Cold Spring Harbor Museum for Grades 1st-6th

For children in grades 1-6. 

Brrrrr! Join us as we welcome the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum! Children will learn all about the mysteries and properties of ice and have the chance to make a little ice cream treat to share. 

Online registration begins Jan. 11. 

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

For children in grades 1-6. 

Brrrrr! Join us as we welcome the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum! Children will learn all about the mysteries and properties of ice and have the chance to make a little ice cream treat to share. 

Online registration begins Jan. 11. 

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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7:00 PM
Library Board Meeting - Executive Session

Library Board Meeting Executive Session at 7pm 

Public Session at 7:30pm

The public is invited to attend the Elmont Public Library Board of Trustees’ regular meeting at 700 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont. The public portion of the meeting will begin at 7:30pm. The agenda calls for the Board to meet in Executive Session at 7pm.

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

Library Board Meeting Executive Session at 7pm 

Public Session at 7:30pm

The public is invited to attend the Elmont Public Library Board of Trustees’ regular meeting at 700 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont. The public portion of the meeting will begin at 7:30pm. The agenda calls for the Board to meet in Executive Session at 7pm.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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7:30 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 January 26, 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
Playhooray! For ages 6 months to 2.5 years

For babies and toddlers ages 6 months to 2.5 years with adult.

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

Online registration begins Jan. 12

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

For babies and toddlers ages 6 months to 2.5 years with adult.

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

Online registration begins Jan. 12

CONTACT:
  Childrens Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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12:30 PM
Your Favorites from the 40s to the 80s with Randy Accardi

Your  Favorites from the 40s to the 80s with Randy Accardi

Friday, January 26, 2018 at 12:30pm

Be dazzled by the dynamic energy of your favorite hits of the 40s-80s?, Jazz? Standards, Dance tunes, Broadway, Cabaret, and ?Adult ?Contemporary.

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

Your  Favorites from the 40s to the 80s with Randy Accardi

Friday, January 26, 2018 at 12:30pm

Be dazzled by the dynamic energy of your favorite hits of the 40s-80s?, Jazz? Standards, Dance tunes, Broadway, Cabaret, and ?Adult ?Contemporary.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: The Break-Up

The Break-Up

Friday, January 26, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for some nudity and language. 107 minutes. 2006. Romance. Comedy.

The Break-Up is a charming and unpredictable comedy about a relationship that seems to have taken a comical wrong turn on the way to happily ever after. Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend of two years, Gary. Neither one wants to move out of the beautiful condo they once shared.  Be prepared for an all-out war of the exes in this hilarious movie. But they might just realize that they might be fighting to keep their relationship alive.  Cast: Jennifer Anniston, Vince Vaughn, Jason Bateman, Jon Favreau, Cole Hauser, Judy Davis, Ann-Margret, Vernon Vaughn, Vincent D’Onofrio. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

The Break-Up

Friday, January 26, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for some nudity and language. 107 minutes. 2006. Romance. Comedy.

The Break-Up is a charming and unpredictable comedy about a relationship that seems to have taken a comical wrong turn on the way to happily ever after. Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend of two years, Gary. Neither one wants to move out of the beautiful condo they once shared.  Be prepared for an all-out war of the exes in this hilarious movie. But they might just realize that they might be fighting to keep their relationship alive.  Cast: Jennifer Anniston, Vince Vaughn, Jason Bateman, Jon Favreau, Cole Hauser, Judy Davis, Ann-Margret, Vernon Vaughn, Vincent D’Onofrio. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Saturday January 27, 2018
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1:00 PM
Beading with Ms. Natalie for Grades 3-6

This is for children in grades 3-6. 

Ms. Natalie is here with some beautiful beading projects for you to create and bring home!

Online registration begins Jan 13. 

CONTACT: Childrens Dept  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There is 1 space available.

This is for children in grades 3-6. 

Ms. Natalie is here with some beautiful beading projects for you to create and bring home!

Online registration begins Jan 13. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There is 1 space available.

 
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2:00 PM
JUST SIXTIES! LIVE in the Theatre

JUST SIXTIES!

Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 2pm

LIVE IN THE LIBRARY THEATRE: Free and Open to the Public… No tickets required

Relive the music, fads, and culture of the Sixties with the country's longest-running sixties tribute band. Rediscover the bubblegum classics, psychedelic hits, protest songs, folk-rock and heavy metal thunder from artists like the Beatles, the Beach Boys, the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin, Sonny and Cher, Simon and Garfunkel, the Temptations, the Monkees, and so much more.  A groovy time is guaranteed for all.

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

JUST SIXTIES!

Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 2pm

LIVE IN THE LIBRARY THEATRE: Free and Open to the Public… No tickets required

Relive the music, fads, and culture of the Sixties with the country's longest-running sixties tribute band. Rediscover the bubblegum classics, psychedelic hits, protest songs, folk-rock and heavy metal thunder from artists like the Beatles, the Beach Boys, the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin, Sonny and Cher, Simon and Garfunkel, the Temptations, the Monkees, and so much more.  A groovy time is guaranteed for all.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Sunday January 28, 2018
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2:00 PM
The Steel Silk Band LIVE in the Theatre

The Steel Silk Band

Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 2pm

Get ready to bring back memories of yesteryear with some of the biggest songs from some of the biggest artists of the decades. This is an 11-piece concert band of some of New York’s top musicians & vocalists.

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

The Steel Silk Band

Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 2pm

Get ready to bring back memories of yesteryear with some of the biggest songs from some of the biggest artists of the decades. This is an 11-piece concert band of some of New York’s top musicians & vocalists.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

Monday January 29, 2018
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1:00 PM
LECTURE: Education Past, Present & Future with Howard Shurdut

LECTURE: EDUCATION - Past, Present, and Future with Howard Shurdut

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 1pm

We will discuss our country’s Educational System, its influences, the history and improvements.

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

LECTURE: EDUCATION - Past, Present, and Future with Howard Shurdut

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 1pm

We will discuss our country’s Educational System, its influences, the history and improvements.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Manga Monday

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

 

Manga Mondays

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

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register online, in person or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247 unless noted otherwise
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen
  • You may not register a friend or relative
  • Registration for programs begins four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.
  • 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
The registration period has ended.

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

 

Manga Mondays

manga monday

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

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register online, in person or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247 unless noted otherwise
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen
  • You may not register a friend or relative
  • Registration for programs begins four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.
  • 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

The registration period has ended.

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness & Fun with Ms. Lisa

*All parents must be present to sign a waiver before child attends program*

This program is for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Ms. Lisa is back with her popular fitness program for kids! Join in with great music, good friends, and lots of FUN!

No registration

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

*All parents must be present to sign a waiver before child attends program*

This program is for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Ms. Lisa is back with her popular fitness program for kids! Join in with great music, good friends, and lots of FUN!

No registration

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, January 29 AND Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 15)

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 CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, January 29 AND Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 15)

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 CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Tuesday January 30, 2018
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10:00 AM
EXCEL for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, January 30
Thursday, February 1
Tuesday, February 6
Thursday, February 8

(Registration begins January 16 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 is 1 space available.
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, January 30
Thursday, February 1
Tuesday, February 6
Thursday, February 8

(Registration begins January 16 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 is 1 space available.

 
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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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2:30 PM
MOVIE: The Women

The Women

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for sex-related material. 114 minutes. 2008. Comedy. Romance. Drama.

Mary Haines, lives in a beautiful Connecticut country home with her wealthy investment banker husband and her 11-year old daughter. She inadvertently learns from her manicurist that her husband is seeing a perfume salesgirl, Crystal Allen, from Saks Fifth Avenue. Everyone in their close-knit circle of friends, begins to question their loyalty to each other and their own romantic interests.

Cast: Meg Ryan, Annette Bening, Eva Mendes, Debra Messing, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Bette Midler, Candice Bergen, Carrie Fisher, Cloris Leachman, Debi Mazar, Joanna Gleason. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

The Women

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for sex-related material. 114 minutes. 2008. Comedy. Romance. Drama.

Mary Haines, lives in a beautiful Connecticut country home with her wealthy investment banker husband and her 11-year old daughter. She inadvertently learns from her manicurist that her husband is seeing a perfume salesgirl, Crystal Allen, from Saks Fifth Avenue. Everyone in their close-knit circle of friends, begins to question their loyalty to each other and their own romantic interests.

Cast: Meg Ryan, Annette Bening, Eva Mendes, Debra Messing, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Bette Midler, Candice Bergen, Carrie Fisher, Cloris Leachman, Debi Mazar, Joanna Gleason. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

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

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

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

Internet/Wi-Fi is provided at the library. 

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

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Innovation Afternoons

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

 

Innovation Afternoons

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

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register online, in person or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247 unless noted otherwise
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen
  • You may not register a friend or relative
  • Registration for programs begins four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.
  • 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 is 1 space available.

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

 

Innovation Afternoons

innovation

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

 

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register online, in person or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247 unless noted otherwise
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen
  • You may not register a friend or relative
  • Registration for programs begins four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.
  • 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 is 1 space available.

 
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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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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
There are 2 spaces available.

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

There are 2 spaces available.

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

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, January 29 AND Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 15)

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

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, January 29 AND Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 15)

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

Wednesday January 31, 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
SMART SENIORS with Senator Kaminsky

Join NYS Senator Kaminsky and TJ Hatter from the Office of the NYS Attorney General to learn about your rights and how to protect yourself from scams. 

Contact Senator Kaminsky for more info: 516-766-8383

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

Join NYS Senator Kaminsky and TJ Hatter from the Office of the NYS Attorney General to learn about your rights and how to protect yourself from scams. 

Contact Senator Kaminsky for more info: 516-766-8383

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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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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4:00 PM
Italian for Little Kids (5 weeks)

This is a 5 week program. Wednesdays Jan. 3,10,17,24 and 31. 

For Kindergarten through 2nd grade.

Learn the basics of Italian with this wonderful course designed for the younger language learner. 

Online registration begins Dec. 20. 

 

CONTACT: Children Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
The registration period has ended.

This is a 5 week program. Wednesdays Jan. 3,10,17,24 and 31. 

For Kindergarten through 2nd grade.

Learn the basics of Italian with this wonderful course designed for the younger language learner. 

Online registration begins Dec. 20. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

The registration period has ended.

 
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6:30 PM
Cooking with the Kids: A Family Cooking Program: Superbowl Snacks

*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 on Superbowl Sunday! 

Online registration begins Jan. 17. 

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

*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 on Superbowl Sunday! 

Online registration begins Jan. 17. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservicess@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


Thursday February 1, 2018
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10:00 AM
EXCEL for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, January 30
Thursday, February 1
Tuesday, February 6
Thursday, February 8

(Registration begins January 16 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, January 30
Thursday, February 1
Tuesday, February 6
Thursday, February 8

(Registration begins January 16 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
Dance, Stretch & Tone w/ Barbara Fraser

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

The first Thursday of every month at 1pm 

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

NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

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

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 3 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 (Registration for non-cardholders is one week before)

NO OVER-THE-PHONE REGISTRATIONS PLEASE

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

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 3 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
STEAM Workshop (grades 4-6)

For children in grades 4,5 and 6. 

Join Ms. Gloria for this outstanding STEAM workshop that will get you discovering and sharpen your thinking skills. 

No registration required. 

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

For children in grades 4,5 and 6. 

Join Ms. Gloria for this outstanding STEAM workshop that will get you discovering and sharpen your thinking skills. 

No registration required. 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

 
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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 February 2, 2018
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12:30 AM
The Legend of the Freedom Quilts & the Underground Railroad with Trish Chambers Productions

THE LEGEND OF THE FREEDOM QUILTS AND THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

with Trish Chambers Productions

Friday, February 2 at 12:30pm

This presentation, performed in period costume, discusses the history, legends, personal stories and the use of story cloths that make up the rich heritage associated with the Underground Railroad. 

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

THE LEGEND OF THE FREEDOM QUILTS AND THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

with Trish Chambers Productions

Friday, February 2 at 12:30pm

This presentation, performed in period costume, discusses the history, legends, personal stories and the use of story cloths that make up the rich heritage associated with the Underground Railroad. 

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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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
Kids in Motion with Lee Knight

For children ages 2.5 to PreK with an adult. 

We welcome Lee Knight for a morning of songs, smiles and friends. 

No registration

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

For children ages 2.5 to PreK with an adult. 

We welcome Lee Knight for a morning of songs, smiles and friends. 

No registration

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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11:25 AM - 1:30 PM
Town of Hempstead Mobile Tax Van

Town of Hempstead Mobile Tax Van in the Elmont Library Parking Lot

Friday, Feb. 2 from 11:30am to 1:30pm

The Mobile Receiver of Taxes Office affords residents a convenient opportunity to make in-person tax payments. Please note that only CHECKS or MONEY ORDERS ONLY are accepted at the Mobile Tax Office.

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Parking Lot

Town of Hempstead Mobile Tax Van in the Elmont Library Parking Lot

Friday, Feb. 2 from 11:30am to 1:30pm

The Mobile Receiver of Taxes Office affords residents a convenient opportunity to make in-person tax payments. Please note that only CHECKS or MONEY ORDERS ONLY are accepted at the Mobile Tax Office.

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Parking Lot

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Crazy Stupid Love

Crazy, Stupid, Love

Friday, February 2, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for some strong language, and sexual content. 118 minutes. 2011. Romance. Comedy. Drama.

Fortysomething Cal Weaver is living the dream; good job, nice house, great kids, and a wonderful marriage to his beautiful high school sweetheart. So when Cal learns that she has cheated on him and wants a divorce, his 'perfect' life quickly unravels. Cal, who hasn't dated in decades, seeks advice from his newfound friend, a handsome player named Jacob Palmer. Crazy, Stupid, Love is a sweet, romantic comedy about good-hearted people.

Cast: Julianne Moore, Steve Carell, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Kevin Bacon, Analeigh Tipton, Jonah Bobo, Joey King, Beth Littleford, John Carroll Lynch, Liza Lapira, Josh Groban. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

Crazy, Stupid, Love

Friday, February 2, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for some strong language, and sexual content. 118 minutes. 2011. Romance. Comedy. Drama.

Fortysomething Cal Weaver is living the dream; good job, nice house, great kids, and a wonderful marriage to his beautiful high school sweetheart. So when Cal learns that she has cheated on him and wants a divorce, his 'perfect' life quickly unravels. Cal, who hasn't dated in decades, seeks advice from his newfound friend, a handsome player named Jacob Palmer. Crazy, Stupid, Love is a sweet, romantic comedy about good-hearted people.

Cast: Julianne Moore, Steve Carell, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Kevin Bacon, Analeigh Tipton, Jonah Bobo, Joey King, Beth Littleford, John Carroll Lynch, Liza Lapira, Josh Groban. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN TIME

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

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

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

*A parent/caregiver may sign up their teen

 

  • 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 February 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
Registration will begin on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

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

Registration will begin on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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! Jump into a fit new year! 

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! Jump into a fit new year! 

No registration. 

 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Monday February 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
Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 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 January 22. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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
Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 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 January 22. 

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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1:00 PM
Valentine Origami with Mary Ann Scheblein-Dawson

Valentine Origami

with Mary Ann Scheblein-Dawson

Monday, February 5, 2018 at 1pm

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

Discover the magic of folding a single sheet of paper into a delightful work of art with Origami.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Valentine Origami

with Mary Ann Scheblein-Dawson

Monday, February 5, 2018 at 1pm

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

Discover the magic of folding a single sheet of paper into a delightful work of art with Origami.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 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.

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register online, in person or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247 unless noted otherwise
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen
  • You may not register a friend or relative
  • Registration for programs begins four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

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

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

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

 

Graphic Novel & Comic Book Club

graphic novel and comic book club

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

Suggestions are welcomed!  Refreshments will be served.

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

  • You may register online, in person or by calling Teen Corner at 354-5280 ext. 247 unless noted otherwise
  • Every program registrant must register under their own Elmont library card number
  • Parent / caregivers may register their own teen
  • You may not register a friend or relative
  • Registration for programs begins four weeks  before the program's date
  • Non-residents will be placed on the non-resident waiting list
  • Registered participants must be present at the time the program is scheduled to begin.  We regret that after that time, their place will be given to those on the waiting list.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please call YA Services so your place can be given to a patron on the waiting list.
  • Patrons who repeatedly fail to attend programs they have registered for may be refused admittance to future programs
  • Participation in a library program entitles the Elmont Memorial Library to use photographs for publicity purposes.

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

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

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness & Fun with Ms. Lisa

*All parents must be present to sign a waiver before child attends program*

This program is for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Ms. Lisa is back with her popular fitness program for kids! Join in with great music, good friends, and lots of FUN!

No registration

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

*All parents must be present to sign a waiver before child attends program*

This program is for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Ms. Lisa is back with her popular fitness program for kids! Join in with great music, good friends, and lots of FUN!

No registration

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Tuesday February 6, 2018
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10:00 AM
EXCEL for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, January 30
Thursday, February 1
Tuesday, February 6
Thursday, February 8

(Registration begins January 16 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, January 30
Thursday, February 1
Tuesday, February 6
Thursday, February 8

(Registration begins January 16 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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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Family Man

Family Man

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for sensuality and some language. 2001. Romantic Comedy. Drama.

Jack Campbell is a single, Wall Street executive living the high life in New York City. On Christmas Eve, he wakes up in a new life where he didn’t leave his college girlfriend Kate years ago for a business trip. He’s married to Kate, lives in the suburbs of New Jersey, and has two adorable children. He desperately wants his single life back for which he has worked 13 years for, but as it turns out, money’s good to have, but that’s not everything.

Cast: Nicholas Cage, Kate Walsh, Robert Downey Sr., Don Cheadle, Jeremy Piven, Josef Sommer, Mary Beth Hurt, Amber Valletta, Makenzie Vega, Tom McGowan, Joel McKinnon, Ken Leung, Ken Leung. Jeremy Piven, Lisa Thornhill. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

Family Man

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for sensuality and some language. 2001. Romantic Comedy. Drama.

Jack Campbell is a single, Wall Street executive living the high life in New York City. On Christmas Eve, he wakes up in a new life where he didn’t leave his college girlfriend Kate years ago for a business trip. He’s married to Kate, lives in the suburbs of New Jersey, and has two adorable children. He desperately wants his single life back for which he has worked 13 years for, but as it turns out, money’s good to have, but that’s not everything.

Cast: Nicholas Cage, Kate Walsh, Robert Downey Sr., Don Cheadle, Jeremy Piven, Josef Sommer, Mary Beth Hurt, Amber Valletta, Makenzie Vega, Tom McGowan, Joel McKinnon, Ken Leung, Ken Leung. Jeremy Piven, Lisa Thornhill. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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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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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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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
There are 2 spaces available.

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

There are 2 spaces available.

Wednesday February 7, 2018
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12:30 PM
Heart Shaped Cherry & Apple Pies with the Baking Coach

Heart Shaped Cherry & Apple Pie with the Baking Coach

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 12:30pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 24 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Come, learn and enjoy how to make these sweet desserts. Please bring a rolling pin. Limited space. Registration is required.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

Heart Shaped Cherry & Apple Pie with the Baking Coach

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 12:30pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 24 for Elmont Library cardholders)

Come, learn and enjoy how to make these sweet desserts. Please bring a rolling pin. Limited space. Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

 
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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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5:30 PM
Make A Minion Craft

For grades K-6. 

Join Green Earth Craft as we see a "Minion" ways to recycle when you make your own minion using recycled materials. 

Registration begins January 24. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

For grades K-6. 

Join Green Earth Craft as we see a "Minion" ways to recycle when you make your own minion using recycled materials. 

Registration begins January 24. 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM
Toastmasters
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Thursday February 8, 2018
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10:00 AM
EXCEL for Job Seekers
ELMONT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS ONLY
Sandy Schneck with conduct FOUR Hands-On sessions covering the essentials of Microsoft EXCEL
Tuesday, January 30
Thursday, February 1
Tuesday, February 6
Thursday, February 8

(Registration begins January 16 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, January 30
Thursday, February 1
Tuesday, February 6
Thursday, February 8

(Registration begins January 16 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, January 25, 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, January 25, 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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6:00 PM
Family Coloring Night

All ages with adult. 

Sit back, relax and enjoy the calmness of creating and coloring together. Spend family time and make memories. 

No registration. 

 

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

All ages with adult. 

Sit back, relax and enjoy the calmness of creating and coloring together. Spend family time and make memories. 

No registration. 

 

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

LOCATION: Craft Room

 
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7:00 PM
Alden Terrace 6th Grade Committee
LOCATION: Classroom
 
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7:00 PM
East End Civic
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Friday February 9, 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
Playhooray! For ages 6 months to 2.5 years

For babies and toddlers ages 6 months to 2.5 years with adult.

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

Online registration begins Jan. 12

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

For babies and toddlers ages 6 months to 2.5 years with adult.

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

Online registration begins Jan. 12

CONTACT:
  Childrens Department
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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12:30 PM
LECTURE: Slavery and the American Presidency with Marilyn Carminio

To Possess a Human Soul: Slavery and the American Presidency

with Marilyn Carminio

Friday, February 9 at 12:30pm

Hear the stories of a Revolutionary War Hero, a celebrated White House Chef, learn about the first White House memoir written by a slave, relive dramatic escapes & so many more voices rarely heard

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

To Possess a Human Soul: Slavery and the American Presidency

with Marilyn Carminio

Friday, February 9 at 12:30pm

Hear the stories of a Revolutionary War Hero, a celebrated White House Chef, learn about the first White House memoir written by a slave, relive dramatic escapes & so many more voices rarely heard

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: 27 Dresses

27 Dresses

Friday, February 9, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for language. 111 minutes. 2008. Romance, Comedy.

Kevin, is a local newspaper reporter who decides Jane’s racing between two wedding receptions, and being a bridesmaid 27 times, may be just the story to get him into the big leagues. Jane’s gorgeous sister, Tess, comes to town and soon becomes the fiancé of Jane’s secret crush, her boss. Jane finally comes to terms with her true feelings and her life beings to change for the better.

Cast: Katherine Heigl, Judy Greer, James Marsden, Edward Burns, Brian Kerwin, Malin Akerman, Melora Hardin, Krysten Ritter, Maulik Pancholy, Charli Barcena, Petyton List.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

27 Dresses

Friday, February 9, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for language. 111 minutes. 2008. Romance, Comedy.

Kevin, is a local newspaper reporter who decides Jane’s racing between two wedding receptions, and being a bridesmaid 27 times, may be just the story to get him into the big leagues. Jane’s gorgeous sister, Tess, comes to town and soon becomes the fiancé of Jane’s secret crush, her boss. Jane finally comes to terms with her true feelings and her life beings to change for the better.

Cast: Katherine Heigl, Judy Greer, James Marsden, Edward Burns, Brian Kerwin, Malin Akerman, Melora Hardin, Krysten Ritter, Maulik Pancholy, Charli Barcena, Petyton List.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TEEN TIME

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

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

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

*A parent/caregiver may sign up their teen

 

  • 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 February 10, 2018
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10:00 AM
Argo Civic Board Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Introduction to Microsoft WORD with Sharper Training Solutions

Introduction to Microsoft Word with Sharper Training Solutions

Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 10am to 12pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 27 for Elmont Library cardholders only)

Learn the basics of word processing including creating a document, saving, editing, formatting and much more. 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  1-516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Classroom
Registration will begin on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Introduction to Microsoft Word with Sharper Training Solutions

Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 10am to 12pm

(In-person or online registration begins January 27 for Elmont Library cardholders only)

Learn the basics of word processing including creating a document, saving, editing, formatting and much more. 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  1.516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Classroom

Registration will begin on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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 February 12, 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
Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 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 January 22. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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
Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 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 January 22. 

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, January 22, 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, January 29, 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, January 29, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

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

 

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 Interested in making a difference at the library and wider?

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

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

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

Help make a difference and let your voice be heard!

Great for community service!

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

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

 
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4:30 PM
Fitness & Fun with Ms. Lisa

*All parents must be present to sign a waiver before child attends program*

This program is for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Ms. Lisa is back with her popular fitness program for kids! Join in with great music, good friends, and lots of FUN!

No registration

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

*All parents must be present to sign a waiver before child attends program*

This program is for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Ms. Lisa is back with her popular fitness program for kids! Join in with great music, good friends, and lots of FUN!

No registration

CONTACT:
  Childrens Dept
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Tuesday February 13, 2018
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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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2:30 PM
MOVIE: The Proposal

The Proposal

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for sexual content, and brief nudity. 108 minutes. 2009. Romance. Comedy. Drama.

When high-powered book editor, Margaret Tate, finds herself faced with deportation back to Canada, she coerces her much younger assistant, Andrew, into marrying her. When the government becomes suspicious, they embark upon a charade in order to make the marriage seem legitimate. Plans to fly home to Sitka, Alaska, now include a tentative surprise wedding for Margaret and Andrew at his elaborate Alaskan family estate.

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Sandra Bullock, Mary Steenbrugen, Craig T. Nelson, Betty White, Oscar Nunez, Michael Nouri, Denis O’Hare, Malin Akerman. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

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

The Proposal

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 2:30pm

Rated PG-13 for sexual content, and brief nudity. 108 minutes. 2009. Romance. Comedy. Drama.

When high-powered book editor, Margaret Tate, finds herself faced with deportation back to Canada, she coerces her much younger assistant, Andrew, into marrying her. When the government becomes suspicious, they embark upon a charade in order to make the marriage seem legitimate. Plans to fly home to Sitka, Alaska, now include a tentative surprise wedding for Margaret and Andrew at his elaborate Alaskan family estate.

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Sandra Bullock, Mary Steenbrugen, Craig T. Nelson, Betty White, Oscar Nunez, Michael Nouri, Denis O’Hare, Malin Akerman. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO TICKETS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Theatre

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

  • 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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

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

LOCATION: Teen Annex

 
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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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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
There are 2 spaces available.

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

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
Overcoming Tantrums & Meltdowns: Parent 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 January 30. 

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

*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 January 30. 

CONTACT:
  Childrens Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

Wednesday February 14, 2018
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11:30 AM
Nutrition Workshop with Jane Prokopowicz, MS, MBA, RD, CDE, CDN

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

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 11:30am................................... Nutrition: Keep It Simple & Smart

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

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

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 11:30am................................... Nutrition: Keep It Simple & Smart

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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11:30 AM
Royal Character Storytime

For children ages 18 months to PreK

Enjoy stories and songs with our visiting "princess" character, Beauty.  Photo opportunities and a royal tea are in store for you this Valentines Day! 

Online registration begins January 31. 

CONTACT: Children's Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

For children ages 18 months to PreK

Enjoy stories and songs with our visiting "princess" character, Beauty.  Photo opportunities and a royal tea are in store for you this Valentines Day! 

Online registration begins January 31. 

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

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

Caregivers’ Support Group

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

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

Caregivers’ Support Group

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

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Manga Monday

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

 

Manga Mondays

 

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Discuss, watch, and enjoy your favorite manga and anime.

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
Registration will begin on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

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

 

Manga Mondays

 

manga monday

Discuss, watch, and enjoy your favorite manga and anime.

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

Registration will begin on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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 and ongoing. 

CONTACT: Children Services  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Craft Room
There are 3 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 and ongoing. 

CONTACT:
  Children Services
  516.354.5280
  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Craft Room

There are 3 spaces available.

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

 

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

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: History Room

 
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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

Thursday February 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, February 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, February 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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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

  • 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

TEEN QUIET STUDY TIME

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

 

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

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

LOCATION: Teen Annex

 
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4:30 PM
Celebrate Lunar New Year with Cold Spring Harbor Museum

For children in grades 2nd through 6th.

Welcome in the Year of the Dog  and find out about its beautiful traditions and good luck symbols. Make a paper lantern and a fish kite and try your hand at Chinese calligraphy. 

Online registration begins Feb. 1

CONTACT: Children's Dept  516-354-5280  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

For children in grades 2nd through 6th.

Welcome in the Year of the Dog  and find out about its beautiful traditions and good luck symbols. Make a paper lantern and a fish kite and try your hand at Chinese calligraphy. 

Online registration begins Feb. 1

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

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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

 
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7:00 PM
All About Facebook with Todd Schlitt

All About Facebook with Todd Schlitt

Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7pm

(In-person or online registration begins February 1 for Elmont Library cardholders)

(Registration for non-cardholders begins February 8)

Come and learn about Facebook, the most popular social media service with over one billion users, and see how people around the world use Facebook to stay in touch over the internet.

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X1002
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 9:30 AM     

All About Facebook with Todd Schlitt

Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7pm

(In-person or online registration begins February 1 for Elmont Library cardholders)

(Registration for non-cardholders begins February 8)

Come and learn about Facebook, the most popular social media service with over one billion users, and see how people around the world use Facebook to stay in touch over the internet.

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X1002
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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

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