ELMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY

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

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Monday November 29, 2021
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
EMPIRE DRIVERS SAFETY

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, November 29 and Tuesday, November 30, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins November 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 $28 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

IN-PERSON PROGRAM

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There is 1 space available.

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, November 29 and Tuesday, November 30, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins November 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 $28 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

IN-PERSON PROGRAM

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There is 1 space available.

Tuesday November 30, 2021
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10:30 AM
Tuesday Storytime

For children up to age 5

Join us for in-person storytime.  Listen to stories and sing songs.

Registration required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X 207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children up to age 5

Join us for in-person storytime.  Listen to stories and sing songs.

Registration required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X 207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: The Secret - Dare to Dream

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

The Secret: Dare to Dream (2020) - IMDb

 

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

The Secret: Dare to Dream (2020) - IMDb

 

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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4:00 PM
Teen Book Discussion: The Giver

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

VIRTUAL Teen Book Discussion:

The Giver by Lois Lowry

Join us on Zoom as we discuss this classic book!

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280 ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

VIRTUAL Teen Book Discussion:

The Giver by Lois Lowry

Join us on Zoom as we discuss this classic book!

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280 ext 247
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM


 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
EMPIRE DRIVERS SAFETY

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, November 29 and Tuesday, November 30, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins November 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 $28 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

IN-PERSON PROGRAM

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, November 29 and Tuesday, November 30, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins November 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 $28 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

IN-PERSON PROGRAM

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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7:00 PM
Soulful YOGA with Karen Taylor Bass

Soulful YOGA with Karen Taylor Bass

Tuesdays, November 16, 23 & 30 at 7pm

VIRTUAL ONLY

Join us for this one-hour, on-the-mat class of soul care and wellness including breathing, movement and reframing the mind, body and soul. Registration is required. Registration ends one hour before class begins. Link will be emailed to you before program begins. 

Soulful Yoga - Home | Facebook

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 8 spaces available.

Soulful YOGA with Karen Taylor Bass

Tuesdays, November 16, 23 & 30 at 7pm

VIRTUAL ONLY

Join us for this one-hour, on-the-mat class of soul care and wellness including breathing, movement and reframing the mind, body and soul. Registration is required. Registration ends one hour before class begins. Link will be emailed to you before program begins. 

Soulful Yoga - Home | Facebook

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 8 spaces available.

Wednesday December 1, 2021
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11:00 AM
ADULTS: Eat Healthy on a Budget with the Cornell Cooperative Extension

Eat Healthy on a Budget with the Cornell Cooperative Extension

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 11am

During this program, participants will gain three skills for eating healthy on a budget -planning, purchasing, & preparing. Participants will be taught a few different skills to plan meals and snacks ahead of time to avoid purchasing fast foods that typically cost a lot more. Registration begins two weeks before program begins. A Link will be emailed to you before the program. Registration ends one hour before program begins.

16 Genius Tips for Eating Healthy on a Budget You Need to Know - Money tips  for moms

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Link
There are 10 spaces available.

Eat Healthy on a Budget with the Cornell Cooperative Extension

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 11am

During this program, participants will gain three skills for eating healthy on a budget -planning, purchasing, & preparing. Participants will be taught a few different skills to plan meals and snacks ahead of time to avoid purchasing fast foods that typically cost a lot more. Registration begins two weeks before program begins. A Link will be emailed to you before the program. Registration ends one hour before program begins.

16 Genius Tips for Eating Healthy on a Budget You Need to Know - Money tips  for moms

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Link

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM
ADULT LECTURE: The Making of a Christmas Story with Sal St. George

LECTURE: The Making of a Christmas Story with Sal St. George

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 1pm

This is the backstory of the making of this beloved holiday movie, which follows the exploits of young Ralphie. Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before program.  Registration for non-cardholders begins one week before program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Watch A Christmas Story - Stream Movies | HBO Max

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 2 spaces available.

LECTURE: The Making of a Christmas Story with Sal St. George

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 1pm

This is the backstory of the making of this beloved holiday movie, which follows the exploits of young Ralphie. Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before program.  Registration for non-cardholders begins one week before program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Watch A Christmas Story - Stream Movies | HBO Max

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Sixty4Squares Chess Club for Beginners

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Chess Club for Beginners

Learn how to play chess like the pros with Coach Rey and Mr. Mathieu from Galorurban Tech!

CONTACT: Teen Services  516-354-5280 Ext.247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 16 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Chess Club for Beginners

Learn how to play chess like the pros with Coach Rey and Mr. Mathieu from Galorurban Tech!

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  516.354.5280 Ext.247
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 16 spaces available.

Thursday December 2, 2021
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1:00 PM
ADULT: Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

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 co-ed, 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. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before the program for Elmont Library cardholders. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

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CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 3 spaces available.

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

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 co-ed, 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. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before the program for Elmont Library cardholders. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

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CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 3 spaces available.

Friday December 3, 2021
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL IN-PERSON PROGRAMS (regardless of vaccination status)

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CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL IN-PERSON PROGRAMS (regardless of vaccination status)

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
Toddler Time

For children age 18 months - 36 months with caregiver

Playtime and circle time for you and your little one.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X 207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 5 spaces available.

For children age 18 months - 36 months with caregiver

Playtime and circle time for you and your little one.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X 207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM
ADULT LECTURE: Christmas with the Comedians with Larry Wolff

LECTURE: Christmas with the Comedians with Larry Wolff

Friday, December 3 at 1pm

Celebrate the holiday season with belly laughs as we present some of the world’s funniest comedians who bring new meaning to the term “Christmas cheer”. First, see Laurel and Hardy TRY to sell Christmas trees in their silent” reciprocal destruction” classic “Big Business”. Then let Abbott and Costello bring you laughs with holiday-inspired routines from their 1952 live television show. Finally, let Mr. Cheap himself, Jack Benny, show you how NOT to go Christmas shopping and drive poor Mel Blanc to distraction in the process. Arrive early to see the movie memorabilia, book and autograph exhibit and listen to 1940’s Christmas music. Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON

Laurel and Hardy on Twitter: "Stan & Ollie wish you a Merry Christmas!  https://t.co/T0TNoIN4nK https://t.co/F7ooI8Pfb9 #stanandollie  #laurelandhardy… https://t.co/n4W42OIhqq"

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

LECTURE: Christmas with the Comedians with Larry Wolff

Friday, December 3 at 1pm

Celebrate the holiday season with belly laughs as we present some of the world’s funniest comedians who bring new meaning to the term “Christmas cheer”. First, see Laurel and Hardy TRY to sell Christmas trees in their silent” reciprocal destruction” classic “Big Business”. Then let Abbott and Costello bring you laughs with holiday-inspired routines from their 1952 live television show. Finally, let Mr. Cheap himself, Jack Benny, show you how NOT to go Christmas shopping and drive poor Mel Blanc to distraction in the process. Arrive early to see the movie memorabilia, book and autograph exhibit and listen to 1940’s Christmas music. Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON

Laurel and Hardy on Twitter: "Stan & Ollie wish you a Merry Christmas!  https://t.co/T0TNoIN4nK https://t.co/F7ooI8Pfb9 #stanandollie  #laurelandhardy… https://t.co/n4W42OIhqq"

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Under the Stadium Lights

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Watch Under The Stadium Lights | Prime Video

 

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Watch Under The Stadium Lights | Prime Video

 

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

Saturday December 4, 2021
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10:00 AM
Using Money-Saving Apps on your Smartphone with Sharper Training Solutions

Using Money-Saving Apps on your Smartphone with Sharper Training Solutions

Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 10am

Learn all about money saving apps you can use to get the best deals. Whether you are looking for coupons ahead of time or need a last-minute coupon while waiting on line, this class will teach you which apps are best. You will learn how to search for these apps on your device and how to download them to your smartphone. Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of your device. Elmont Library Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before program. Limited seating. IN-PERSON ONLY

15 of the Best Money Saving Apps for 2021

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 23 spaces available.

Using Money-Saving Apps on your Smartphone with Sharper Training Solutions

Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 10am

Learn all about money saving apps you can use to get the best deals. Whether you are looking for coupons ahead of time or need a last-minute coupon while waiting on line, this class will teach you which apps are best. You will learn how to search for these apps on your device and how to download them to your smartphone. Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of your device. Elmont Library Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before program. Limited seating. IN-PERSON ONLY

15 of the Best Money Saving Apps for 2021

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 23 spaces available.

Monday December 6, 2021
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1:00 PM
ADULT Paint Party! with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Paint Party! with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Monday, December 6 at 1pm

Snowy Shadows

Join our IN-PERSON Paint Party with Authentic HeArtwork’s Artist Celicia who will show you step by step how to create your own masterpiece. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only.

Registration begins two weeks before program for Elmont Library cardholders. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. Space is Limited. IN-PERSON PROGRAM

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Paint Party! with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Monday, December 6 at 1pm

Snowy Shadows

Join our IN-PERSON Paint Party with Authentic HeArtwork’s Artist Celicia who will show you step by step how to create your own masterpiece. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only.

Registration begins two weeks before program for Elmont Library cardholders. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. Space is Limited. IN-PERSON PROGRAM

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
EMPIRE DRIVERS SAFETY

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, December 6 and Tuesday, December 7, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins November 22)

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 $28 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON PROGRAM

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 2 spaces available.

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, December 6 and Tuesday, December 7, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins November 22)

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 $28 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON PROGRAM

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
Craft Night with Teen Volunteers

For children grades K - 3

Create a craft with the help of a teen volunteer.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X 207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 11 spaces available.

For children grades K - 3

Create a craft with the help of a teen volunteer.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X 207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 11 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Children's Craft Night With Teen Volunteers

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEENS HELP: Teen Volunteers for Children's Craft Night

Earn 1 hour of Community Service by helping out with craft projects in the Children's Department!

Registration required. For Grades 7 - 12

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room
There are 7 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

TEENS HELP: Teen Volunteers for Children's Craft Night

Earn 1 hour of Community Service by helping out with craft projects in the Children's Department!

Registration required. For Grades 7 - 12

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Storytime Room and Craft Room

There are 7 spaces available.

Tuesday December 7, 2021
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10:30 AM
Tuesday Storytime

For children up to age 5

Join us for in-person storytime.  Listen to stories and sing songs.

Registration required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X 207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children up to age 5

Join us for in-person storytime.  Listen to stories and sing songs.

Registration required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X 207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Last Christmas

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Last Christmas (2019) - IMDb

 

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Last Christmas (2019) - IMDb

 

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
DIY FACE MASK

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Take & Make Craft Kit: DIY Face Mask

Pick up a DIY Kit at the Teen Section between Tuesday, December 7th and 14th .

Follow along with an instructional video.

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: You Tube Video
There are 15 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Take & Make Craft Kit: DIY Face Mask

Pick up a DIY Kit at the Teen Section between Tuesday, December 7th and 14th .

Follow along with an instructional video.

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: You Tube Video

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
EMPIRE DRIVERS SAFETY

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, December 6 and Tuesday, December 7, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins November 22)

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 $28 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON PROGRAM

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Empire Driver Safety Program

Monday, December 6 and Tuesday, December 7, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins November 22)

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 $28 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON PROGRAM

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Wednesday December 8, 2021
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10:30 AM
A Time for Kids-Baby Start

For Babies Birth - 17 months

A Time for Kids organizes 30 minute classes designed for our youngest patrons. Engaging "learning through play', materials are used in group setting including singing, finger plays, dancing and more.

If you can't come to class kindly call us at 516-354-5280 to cancel so we can allow another patron to attend.

Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 x207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 12 spaces available.

For Babies Birth - 17 months

A Time for Kids organizes 30 minute classes designed for our youngest patrons. Engaging "learning through play', materials are used in group setting including singing, finger plays, dancing and more.

If you can't come to class kindly call us at 516-354-5280 to cancel so we can allow another patron to attend.

Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 x207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM
ADULT LECTURE: Leonard Bernstein – The Omnibus Years

LECTURE: Leonard Bernstein – The Omnibus Years with Phil Harwood

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 2pm

The Legendary Conductor and Composer Leonard Bernstein began to make television a source of musical education with his numerous appearances on the television program, Omnibus. Join us as we share some of these broadcasts, demonstrating how Bernstein shared his passion and knowledge of music with the world.  Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before program. Registration for non-cardholders begins one week before program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Leonard Bernstein | American composer and conductor | Britannica

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 20 spaces available.

LECTURE: Leonard Bernstein – The Omnibus Years with Phil Harwood

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 2pm

The Legendary Conductor and Composer Leonard Bernstein began to make television a source of musical education with his numerous appearances on the television program, Omnibus. Join us as we share some of these broadcasts, demonstrating how Bernstein shared his passion and knowledge of music with the world.  Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before program. Registration for non-cardholders begins one week before program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Leonard Bernstein | American composer and conductor | Britannica

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 20 spaces available.

 
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4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Sixty4Squares Teen Chess Club

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Chess Club for Beginners

Learn how to play Chess like the pros with Coach Rey and Mr. Mathieu from Galoreurban Tech.

CONTACT: Teen Services  516-354-5280 Ext.247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 16 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Chess Club for Beginners

Learn how to play Chess like the pros with Coach Rey and Mr. Mathieu from Galoreurban Tech.

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  516.354.5280 Ext.247
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 16 spaces available.

Thursday December 9, 2021
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1:00 PM
ADULT: Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Join us for an ancient Chinese system of exercises or movements performed in meditation, which promotes relaxation and inner peace 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.  The class consists of easy breathing and movement exercises. Regular Yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness.

Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

IN-PERSON

San Miguel Mastery School of Tai Chi | Discover San Miguel de Allende

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 15 spaces available.

Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Join us for an ancient Chinese system of exercises or movements performed in meditation, which promotes relaxation and inner peace 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.  The class consists of easy breathing and movement exercises. Regular Yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness.

Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

IN-PERSON

San Miguel Mastery School of Tai Chi | Discover San Miguel de Allende

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
ADULT: Poetry Workshop with Dr. Linda Opyr

Poetry Workshop with Dr. Linda Opyr IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Thursdays, June 10, July 8, August 12, September 9, October 7, November 18 & December 9 at 4pm

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. Registration is required. Space is limited. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Poetry Workshop - Parkbench

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 11 spaces available.

Poetry Workshop with Dr. Linda Opyr IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Thursdays, June 10, July 8, August 12, September 9, October 7, November 18 & December 9 at 4pm

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. Registration is required. Space is limited. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Poetry Workshop - Parkbench

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 11 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
ADULT EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION: The Woman Before Wallis by Bryn Turnbull

EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION: The Woman Before Wallis by Bryn Turnbull

Thursday, December 9 at 7pm

VIRTUAL ONLY

Amazon.com: The Woman Before Wallis: A Novel of Windsors, Vanderbilts, and  Royal Scandal: 9780778361022: Turnbull, Bryn: Books

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link
There are 24 spaces available.

EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION: The Woman Before Wallis by Bryn Turnbull

Thursday, December 9 at 7pm

VIRTUAL ONLY

Amazon.com: The Woman Before Wallis: A Novel of Windsors, Vanderbilts, and  Royal Scandal: 9780778361022: Turnbull, Bryn: Books

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link

There are 24 spaces available.

Friday December 10, 2021

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Jenga Masters

All Jenga mastery levels allowed! Prizes to be won!

Stop by the Teen Corner on Fridays:  December 10th & 17th / 3: 00 pm. - 4: 00 pm.

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Jenga Masters

All Jenga mastery levels allowed! Prizes to be won!

Stop by the Teen Corner on Fridays:  December 10th & 17th / 3: 00 pm. - 4: 00 pm.

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

 

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Podcasting 101

Join us for the first part of a two-part instructional session on the Art of Podcasting.

Friday, December 10 / 4: 00 pm. - 5: 30 pm via Zoom.

Registration required. Grades 7 - 12

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 14 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Podcasting 101

Join us for the first part of a two-part instructional session on the Art of Podcasting.

Friday, December 10 / 4: 00 pm. - 5: 30 pm via Zoom.

Registration required. Grades 7 - 12

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL IN-PERSON PROGRAMS (regardless of vaccination status)

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL IN-PERSON PROGRAMS (regardless of vaccination status)

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
Toddler Time

For children age 18 months - 36 months with caregiver

Playtime and circle time for you and your little one.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X 207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

For children age 18 months - 36 months with caregiver

Playtime and circle time for you and your little one.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X 207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

 
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1:00 PM
ADULT LECTURE: Radio City Music Hall with Monica Randall

LECTURE: Radio City Music Hall with Monica Randall

Friday, December 10 at 1pm

Discover what the magic is that sets this magnificent palace of entertainment part from every other theatre in the world. Radio City Music Hall has been hailed as the greatest theatre of all time. On its spectacular opening night in 1933, every Hollywood star came and was dazzled by its architectural feast of chrome and glass art-deco design. Registration is required. Limited seating.  Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before program. Registration for non-cardholders begins one week before program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON

Now Casting: Work as an Ambassador for the Radio City Christmas Spectacular  + 3 More Gigs

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 15 spaces available.

LECTURE: Radio City Music Hall with Monica Randall

Friday, December 10 at 1pm

Discover what the magic is that sets this magnificent palace of entertainment part from every other theatre in the world. Radio City Music Hall has been hailed as the greatest theatre of all time. On its spectacular opening night in 1933, every Hollywood star came and was dazzled by its architectural feast of chrome and glass art-deco design. Registration is required. Limited seating.  Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before program. Registration for non-cardholders begins one week before program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status. IN-PERSON

Now Casting: Work as an Ambassador for the Radio City Christmas Spectacular  + 3 More Gigs

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: 12 Mighty Orphans

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

12 Mighty Orphans (2021) - IMDb

 

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

12 Mighty Orphans (2021) - IMDb

 

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

Saturday December 11, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
TECH TIME with Todd Schlitt

TECH TIME with Todd Schlitt

APPOINTMENTS ONLY!

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.

Online or in-person registration is required. Elmont Cardholders Only! 

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

tech-time logo | Bootstrap Bootcamp

 

 

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 6 spaces available.

TECH TIME with Todd Schlitt

APPOINTMENTS ONLY!

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.

Online or in-person registration is required. Elmont Cardholders Only! 

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

tech-time logo | Bootstrap Bootcamp

 

 

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 6 spaces available.

Monday December 13, 2021
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1:00 PM
Chair YOGA with Mary Mazzone

Chair YOGA with Mary Mazzone

IN-PERSON

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. Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

12 Chair Yoga Poses for Stress and Posture - PureWow

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 9:30 AM     

Chair YOGA with Mary Mazzone

IN-PERSON

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. Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

12 Chair Yoga Poses for Stress and Posture - PureWow

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 9:30 AM     

 
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3:00 PM
ADULTS: Crochet and Knitting Fun!

Crochet and Knitting Fun!

The 2nd Monday of the month at 3pm

October 11, November 8 & December 13

Bring your own knitting and crochet ideas and supplies, and show us your projects!  

THIS IS NOT AN INSTRUCTIONAL CLASS!

Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. Registration for non-cardholders begins one week before program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

IN-PERSON

The Therapeutic Power of Knitting

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Registration will begin on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 9:30 PM     

Crochet and Knitting Fun!

The 2nd Monday of the month at 3pm

October 11, November 8 & December 13

Bring your own knitting and crochet ideas and supplies, and show us your projects!  

THIS IS NOT AN INSTRUCTIONAL CLASS!

Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. Registration for non-cardholders begins one week before program. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

IN-PERSON

The Therapeutic Power of Knitting

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Registration will begin on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 9:30 PM     

Tuesday December 14, 2021
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10:30 AM
Tuesday Storytime

For children up to age 5

Join us for in-person storytime.  Listen to stories and sing songs.

Registration required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X 207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children up to age 5

Join us for in-person storytime.  Listen to stories and sing songs.

Registration required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X 207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: Dream Horse

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Finding You (2021) - IMDb

 

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Finding You (2021) - IMDb

 

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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4:00 PM
Winter Story Craft

For children 3.5 years to Kindergarten

Listen to wintry tales and make a winter themed craft.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X 207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
Registration will begin on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 9:33 AM     

For children 3.5 years to Kindergarten

Listen to wintry tales and make a winter themed craft.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X 207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

Registration will begin on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 9:33 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Holiday Cookie Wars

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Cuisine: Holiday Cookie Wars

Join us for an exciting evening of cookie decorating!

Registration required. Space is limited!

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 12 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Cuisine: Holiday Cookie Wars

Join us for an exciting evening of cookie decorating!

Registration required. Space is limited!

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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5:00 PM
ADULTS: Dance Around the World with Lauren

NOTE: THIS CLASS IS NOW AT 5PM

Dance Around the World with Lauren 

VIRTUAL CLASS

Step into the beat and let music from around the globe move you in this fun, no-partner, dance class on Zoom. From the comfort of your home, you’ll get a great workout as you learn easy steps and rhythms to dances including Latin, African, Balkan, Middle Eastern and more. Discover the beauty of different cultures in this enjoyable, energizing class! Wear shoes/sneakers that glide, and bring a water bottle and 2 lightweight scarves (if available). Registration is required. Registration ends one hour before class begins. Link will be emailed to you before program begins. Please join class 10 minutes before start time. Note: Participant accepts any potential injury associated with this class by proceeding through the link or entering using meeting ID. Please consult with your physician before beginning this or any other exercise class. As with any exercise program, if at any point during the class you begin to feel faint, dizzy, or have physical discomfort, you should stop immediately and seek medical attention.

Dance Fitness Stock Illustrations – 15,795 Dance Fitness Stock  Illustrations, Vectors & Clipart - Dreamstime

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link
There are 22 spaces available.

NOTE: THIS CLASS IS NOW AT 5PM

Dance Around the World with Lauren 

VIRTUAL CLASS

Step into the beat and let music from around the globe move you in this fun, no-partner, dance class on Zoom. From the comfort of your home, you’ll get a great workout as you learn easy steps and rhythms to dances including Latin, African, Balkan, Middle Eastern and more. Discover the beauty of different cultures in this enjoyable, energizing class! Wear shoes/sneakers that glide, and bring a water bottle and 2 lightweight scarves (if available). Registration is required. Registration ends one hour before class begins. Link will be emailed to you before program begins. Please join class 10 minutes before start time. Note: Participant accepts any potential injury associated with this class by proceeding through the link or entering using meeting ID. Please consult with your physician before beginning this or any other exercise class. As with any exercise program, if at any point during the class you begin to feel faint, dizzy, or have physical discomfort, you should stop immediately and seek medical attention.

Dance Fitness Stock Illustrations – 15,795 Dance Fitness Stock  Illustrations, Vectors & Clipart - Dreamstime

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link

There are 22 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
Soulful YOGA with Karen Taylor Bass

Soulful YOGA with Karen Taylor Bass

VIRTUAL ONLY

Join us for this one-hour, on-the-mat class of soul care and wellness including breathing, movement and reframing the mind, body and soul. Registration is required. Registration end one hour before class begins. Link will be emailed to you before program begins. 

Soulful Yoga - Home | Facebook

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 21 spaces available.

Soulful YOGA with Karen Taylor Bass

VIRTUAL ONLY

Join us for this one-hour, on-the-mat class of soul care and wellness including breathing, movement and reframing the mind, body and soul. Registration is required. Registration end one hour before class begins. Link will be emailed to you before program begins. 

Soulful Yoga - Home | Facebook

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 21 spaces available.

Wednesday December 15, 2021
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10:30 AM
A Time for Kids-Baby Start

For Babies Birth - 17 months

A Time for Kids organizes 30 minute classes designed for our youngest patrons. Engaging "learning through play', materials are used in group setting including singing, finger plays, dancing and more.

If you can't come to class kindly call us at 516-354-5280 to cancel so we can allow another patron to attend.

Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 x207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 12 spaces available.

For Babies Birth - 17 months

A Time for Kids organizes 30 minute classes designed for our youngest patrons. Engaging "learning through play', materials are used in group setting including singing, finger plays, dancing and more.

If you can't come to class kindly call us at 516-354-5280 to cancel so we can allow another patron to attend.

Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 x207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM
ADULT Baking Coach: Gingerbread Cookie Decorating

Baking Coach: Gingerbread Cookie Decorating

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 1pm

Have fun decorating Gingerbread Cookies with sugar glaze, sprinkles and candy. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before program for Elmont Library cardholders. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

IN-PERSON

Best Gingerbread Cookies Recipe - Easy Christmas Gingerbread Men Cookies

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 10:00 AM     

Baking Coach: Gingerbread Cookie Decorating

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 1pm

Have fun decorating Gingerbread Cookies with sugar glaze, sprinkles and candy. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before program for Elmont Library cardholders. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

IN-PERSON

Best Gingerbread Cookies Recipe - Easy Christmas Gingerbread Men Cookies

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 10:00 AM     

 
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4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Sixty4Squares Teen Chess Club

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Chess Club for Beginners

Learn how to play Chess like the pros with Coach Rey and Mr. Mathieu from Galoreurban Tech.

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280 Ext 247  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
Registration will begin on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 9:30 AM     

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Chess Club for Beginners

Learn how to play Chess like the pros with Coach Rey and Mr. Mathieu from Galoreurban Tech.

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280 Ext 247
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

Registration will begin on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 9:30 AM     

 
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7:00 PM
TECH PROGRAM: CRICUT Design with Todd Schlitt

TECH PROGRAM: CRICUT Design with Todd Schlitt

Wednesday, December 15 at 7pm

VIRTUAL ONLY PROGRAM

Thinking about getting a Cricut or want to know what all the buzz is about? Learn some of the basic functions in this Cricut crash course designed to demonstrate what you need to know to get started. Virtual registration is open to everyone. A link will be emailed before program begins.

Calling All Crafters: Cricut Just Announced Two New Machines | Better Homes  & Gardens

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link
There are 21 spaces available.

TECH PROGRAM: CRICUT Design with Todd Schlitt

Wednesday, December 15 at 7pm

VIRTUAL ONLY PROGRAM

Thinking about getting a Cricut or want to know what all the buzz is about? Learn some of the basic functions in this Cricut crash course designed to demonstrate what you need to know to get started. Virtual registration is open to everyone. A link will be emailed before program begins.

Calling All Crafters: Cricut Just Announced Two New Machines | Better Homes  & Gardens

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link

There are 21 spaces available.

Thursday December 16, 2021
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12:30 PM
ADULT LECTURE: Holiday Lights Part 2 with Arthur Zuckerman

LECTURE: Holiday Lights Part 2 with Arthur Zuckerman

Thursday, December 16 at 12:30pm

In the Elmont Library Theatre

For those of you who did Holiday Lights with us, this is a completely new and different version.  This presentation is designed to let you experience the holiday season even if you can’t be there in person. You will learn about the highlights of the new season store windows, as well as, hearing different anecdotes and stories.  You will visit new places throughout New York City such as Santaland in Macy’s, various holiday markets, restaurants serving special holiday meals and other City festivities.  We will also cover Chanukah and Kwanzaa celebrations.  All of this will be presented with new holiday music and new video clips of some of the most memorable holiday movies. Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

IN-PERSON

New York City Holiday Lights Tour 2021

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

LECTURE: Holiday Lights Part 2 with Arthur Zuckerman

Thursday, December 16 at 12:30pm

In the Elmont Library Theatre

For those of you who did Holiday Lights with us, this is a completely new and different version.  This presentation is designed to let you experience the holiday season even if you can’t be there in person. You will learn about the highlights of the new season store windows, as well as, hearing different anecdotes and stories.  You will visit new places throughout New York City such as Santaland in Macy’s, various holiday markets, restaurants serving special holiday meals and other City festivities.  We will also cover Chanukah and Kwanzaa celebrations.  All of this will be presented with new holiday music and new video clips of some of the most memorable holiday movies. Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

IN-PERSON

New York City Holiday Lights Tour 2021

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Advisory Board Meeting

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Advisory Board

Join us for our end-of-the-year, Holiday Cheer Project for Seniors and Veterans and earn community service hours! 

Registration required. Grades 7 - 12 

 

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 19 spaces available.

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Teen Advisory Board

Join us for our end-of-the-year, Holiday Cheer Project for Seniors and Veterans and earn community service hours! 

Registration required. Grades 7 - 12 

 

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 19 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
Library Board Meeting

Library Board Meeting

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.

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CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 X223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Library Board Meeting

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.

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CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 X223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Friday December 17, 2021
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL IN-PERSON PROGRAMS (regardless of vaccination status)

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CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL IN-PERSON PROGRAMS (regardless of vaccination status)

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
Toddler Time

For children age 18 months - 36 months with caregiver

Playtime and circle time for you and your little one.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X 207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

For children age 18 months - 36 months with caregiver

Playtime and circle time for you and your little one.

Registration required

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X 207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

 
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12:30 PM
LIVE IN THE THEATRE: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year with Yvette Malavet-Blum

LIVE PERFORMANCE: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year with Yvette Malavet-Blum

Friday, December 17, 2021 at 12:30pm

LIVE IN THE ELMONT LIBRARY THEATRE

Celebrate the holidays with songs from around the world cabaret style!  Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Yvette Malavet-Blum

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

LIVE PERFORMANCE: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year with Yvette Malavet-Blum

Friday, December 17, 2021 at 12:30pm

LIVE IN THE ELMONT LIBRARY THEATRE

Celebrate the holidays with songs from around the world cabaret style!  Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Yvette Malavet-Blum

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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2:30 PM
MOVIE: The Truffle Hunters

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

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CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

Tuesdays & Fridays at 2:30pm in the Elmont Library Theatre

(Film Discussions will be held in Room #2 on days that the Theatre is not available)

THEATRE PROGRAMS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED • LIMITED SEATING • FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED.

Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

The Truffle Hunters - Wikipedia

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Jenga Masters

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Jenga Masters

All Jenga mastery levels allowed! Prizes to be won!

Stop by the Teen Corner on Fridays:  December 3rd,10th & 17th / 3: 00 pm. - 4: 00 pm.

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Jenga Masters

All Jenga mastery levels allowed! Prizes to be won!

Stop by the Teen Corner on Fridays:  December 3rd,10th & 17th / 3: 00 pm. - 4: 00 pm.

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Podcasting 101 Part 2

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Podcasting 101

Join us for the final part of a two-part instructional session on the Art of Podcasting.

Friday, December 10 / 4: 00 pm. - 5: 30 pm via Zoom.

Registration required. Grades 7 - 12

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
Registration will begin on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 9:30 AM     

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Podcasting 101

Join us for the final part of a two-part instructional session on the Art of Podcasting.

Friday, December 10 / 4: 00 pm. - 5: 30 pm via Zoom.

Registration required. Grades 7 - 12

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

Registration will begin on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 9:30 AM     

Saturday December 18, 2021
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ADULT HOLIDAY TRIVIA with Theresa Maritato

HOLIDAY TRIVIA with Theresa Maritato

Saturday, December 18, 2021 all day event

Register by emailing Theresa at theresaowens8@gmail.com by Friday, December 17 with the subject line “ELMONT/HOLIDAY” All questions will be holiday related and will be emailed to you on December 18 and you’ll have until 11:50pm to play.

Everyone who plays will be eligible to win a $25 Amazon gift card, regardless of score.

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CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Email Teresa to play

HOLIDAY TRIVIA with Theresa Maritato

Saturday, December 18, 2021 all day event

Register by emailing Theresa at theresaowens8@gmail.com by Friday, December 17 with the subject line “ELMONT/HOLIDAY” All questions will be holiday related and will be emailed to you on December 18 and you’ll have until 11:50pm to play.

Everyone who plays will be eligible to win a $25 Amazon gift card, regardless of score.

View Event :: Holiday Trivia :: Ft. Sill :: US Army MWR

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Email Teresa to play

 
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9:00 AM - 11:55 PM
Holiday Trivia Challenge

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Holiday Trivia Challenge

Let's celebrate the holiday season with a fun game of virtual trivia! 

Registration begins Friday, December 3rd

Trivia questions must be answered and sent back via email to theresaowens8@gmail.com by 11:59 pm. on Saturday, December 18th and you may win an Amazon gift card!

 

CONTACT: Teen Services  5163545280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Email Teresa to play
Registration will begin on Friday, December 3, 2021 at 9:30 AM     

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TEENS GRADES 7-12 ONLY

Holiday Trivia Challenge

Let's celebrate the holiday season with a fun game of virtual trivia! 

Registration begins Friday, December 3rd

Trivia questions must be answered and sent back via email to theresaowens8@gmail.com by 11:59 pm. on Saturday, December 18th and you may win an Amazon gift card!

 

CONTACT:
  Teen Services
  5163545280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Email Teresa to play

Registration will begin on Friday, December 3, 2021 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM
Laughs at the Library! Comedy Extravaganza in the THEATRE with Mark Brier and Friends

Laughs at the Library! Comedy Extravaganza with Mark Brier and Friends

Saturday, December 18 at 11am

LIVE IN THE ELMONT LIBRARY THEATRE

Laugh your BOOKCASES off  with the crew of  LAUGHS AT THE LIBRARY hosted by Mark Brier.. Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Temple Sinai Welcomes Brier | Roslyn News

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

Laughs at the Library! Comedy Extravaganza with Mark Brier and Friends

Saturday, December 18 at 11am

LIVE IN THE ELMONT LIBRARY THEATRE

Laugh your BOOKCASES off  with the crew of  LAUGHS AT THE LIBRARY hosted by Mark Brier.. Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

Temple Sinai Welcomes Brier | Roslyn News

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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2:00 PM
LIVE IN THE THEATRE: A Very Musical Cabaret Holiday with the Long Island Cabaret Theatre

LIVE PERFORMANCE: A Very Musical Cabaret Holiday with the Long Island Cabaret Theatre

Saturday, December 18 at 2pm

LIVE IN THE ELMONT LIBRARY THEATRE

Join us for this special Holiday show featuring a live band and a cast of 25 singers and dancers playing the best holiday songs of all time! Special Guest: Tom Stallone. Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.

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CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

LIVE PERFORMANCE: A Very Musical Cabaret Holiday with the Long Island Cabaret Theatre

Saturday, December 18 at 2pm

LIVE IN THE ELMONT LIBRARY THEATRE

Join us for this special Holiday show featuring a live band and a cast of 25 singers and dancers playing the best holiday songs of all time! Special Guest: Tom Stallone. Registration is not required. FREE and open to the public. Limited seating. First-come-first-seated. Masks are required for all IN-PERSON programs, regardless of vaccination status.