Saturday December 3, 2022
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Gingerbread House

Children ages 2 1/2 - fifth grade and their families can join Miss Barbara and Miss Laura and create your own Gingerbread House. Each family will work on one Gingerbread House to take home. Online registration with a Library Card on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) is required beginning Nov. 15, at 10am. Up tp 4 family members can participate and one participant per family must be an adult. Only one member per family registers.

This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Barbara Grace  742-8405, x5241  gardenchild@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)
The registration period has ended.

Children ages 2 1/2 - fifth grade and their families can join Miss Barbara and Miss Laura and create your own Gingerbread House. Each family will work on one Gingerbread House to take home. Online registration with a Library Card on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) is required beginning Nov. 15, at 10am. Up tp 4 family members can participate and one participant per family must be an adult. Only one member per family registers.

This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Barbara Grace
  742.8405, x5241
   gardenchild@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

The registration period has ended.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Your Home's Insulation

Join us with KL Home Inspection Services as we discuss your home's insulation - including types of insulation, proper installation techniques, vapor barriers, attic insulation and ventilation, and basement/crawl space insulation and ventilation.  

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library

CONTACT: Donna Furey  516-742-8405 x 5236  speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
There are 31 spaces available.

Join us with KL Home Inspection Services as we discuss your home's insulation - including types of insulation, proper installation techniques, vapor barriers, attic insulation and ventilation, and basement/crawl space insulation and ventilation.  

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library

CONTACT:
  Donna Furey
  516.742.8405 x 5236
   speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

There are 31 spaces available.

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Crafternoon: Fleece Winter Tied Pillow

Make a cozy winter-themed pillow with no sewing involved for the holidays during Teen Crafternoon: Fleece Winter Tied Pillow!

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12.

Registration is required and begins Tuesday, November 22 online at 10AM.

**Teens who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Laura Giunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
There are 6 spaces available.

Make a cozy winter-themed pillow with no sewing involved for the holidays during Teen Crafternoon: Fleece Winter Tied Pillow!

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12.

Registration is required and begins Tuesday, November 22 online at 10AM.

**Teens who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Laura Giunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

There are 6 spaces available.

Sunday December 4, 2022
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Electric Vehicles 101

POSTPONED - DETAILS TO FOLLOW

 

 

Thinking of buying or leasing an electric vehicle? Join Drive Electric LI to learn the basics about electric vehicles, with the opportunity to ask current EV owners why they chose to go electric and what it's really like to drive an EV.   On-line Registration with a library card  on Eventkeeper(www.gardencitypl.org) as well as in-person  is required and begins on Monday. November 21 at 10AM. 

CONTACT: Donna Furey  (516)742-8405 x 5236  Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)
There are 24 spaces available.

POSTPONED - DETAILS TO FOLLOW

 

 

Thinking of buying or leasing an electric vehicle? Join Drive Electric LI to learn the basics about electric vehicles, with the opportunity to ask current EV owners why they chose to go electric and what it's really like to drive an EV.   On-line Registration with a library card  on Eventkeeper(www.gardencitypl.org) as well as in-person  is required and begins on Monday. November 21 at 10AM. 

CONTACT:
  Donna Furey
  (516)742.8405 x 5236
   Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

There are 24 spaces available.

Monday December 5, 2022
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1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday Movie Matinee

We're No Angels - 1955 105 min.

Sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library



Location: Meeting Room B (Large)

We're No Angels - 1955 105 min.

Sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library



Location: Meeting Room B (Large)

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Tot's Night Out with A Time for Kids

This fun program is for children ages 2-5 (not in Kindergarten), and an adult caregiver. Enjoy movement, music, a book, and then do a fun Snowman craft together,

Online registration with a Library Card on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) is required and begins Nov. 22 at 10am. You must do a separate registration for each child you wish to attend this program.

This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

 

CONTACT: Barbara Grace  742-8405, x5241  gardenchild@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

This fun program is for children ages 2-5 (not in Kindergarten), and an adult caregiver. Enjoy movement, music, a book, and then do a fun Snowman craft together,

Online registration with a Library Card on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) is required and begins Nov. 22 at 10am. You must do a separate registration for each child you wish to attend this program.

This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

 

CONTACT:
  Barbara Grace
  742.8405, x5241
   gardenchild@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Tuesday December 6, 2022
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Advisory Board

Join us for a meeting of the Teen Advisory Board! 

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12 who are members of the Teen Advisory Board.  

Interested in joining the Teen Advisory Board? Apply to become a member online: https://www.gardencitypl.org/teen-advisory-board-application/

Registration begins Tuesday, November 29 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper.

CONTACT: Laura Giunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
There are 14 spaces available.

Join us for a meeting of the Teen Advisory Board! 

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12 who are members of the Teen Advisory Board.  

Interested in joining the Teen Advisory Board? Apply to become a member online: https://www.gardencitypl.org/teen-advisory-board-application/

Registration begins Tuesday, November 29 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper.

CONTACT:
  Laura Giunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Managing Utility Costs

With Winter around the corner and the rising cost of fuel, gas and electricity, join us for a program featuring the Office of Consumer Services to discuss Managing Utility Bills, Consumer Programs and ways to be energy efficient.  Registration is required on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) or in person at the library.  Regisgration begins Monday, November 14 at 10AM. 

CONTACT: Donna Furey  516-742-8405 x 5236  Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)
There are 35 spaces available.

With Winter around the corner and the rising cost of fuel, gas and electricity, join us for a program featuring the Office of Consumer Services to discuss Managing Utility Bills, Consumer Programs and ways to be energy efficient.  Registration is required on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) or in person at the library.  Regisgration begins Monday, November 14 at 10AM. 

CONTACT:
  Donna Furey
  516.742.8405 x 5236
   Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

There are 35 spaces available.

Wednesday December 7, 2022
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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
LEGO Club - Volunteer Sign-Up

Volunteer to help children Grades K-5 during the monthly Children's program LEGO Club!

While LEGO Club runs from 4PM-4:45PM, volunteers will be asked to arrive at 3:30PM to help set-up before the start of the program and stay after to help clean up until 5:15PM.

Volunteers must be in Grades 6-12.

Registration to volunteer for the November session begins Tuesday, November 29 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper.

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Laura Giunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Young Adult Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Volunteer to help children Grades K-5 during the monthly Children's program LEGO Club!

While LEGO Club runs from 4PM-4:45PM, volunteers will be asked to arrive at 3:30PM to help set-up before the start of the program and stay after to help clean up until 5:15PM.

Volunteers must be in Grades 6-12.

Registration to volunteer for the November session begins Tuesday, November 29 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper.

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Laura Giunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Young Adult Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Monthly LEGO Club

This fun STEM program is for children in Grades K-5 only. Come with old friends, meet new friends and have fun while building whatever your imagination dreams up!

No registration is necessary. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

It is Library policy that parents of children under 10 attending a program remain at the Library throughout and meet the child upon completion of the program.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Barbara Grace  742-8405, x5241  gardenchild@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

This fun STEM program is for children in Grades K-5 only. Come with old friends, meet new friends and have fun while building whatever your imagination dreams up!

No registration is necessary. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

It is Library policy that parents of children under 10 attending a program remain at the Library throughout and meet the child upon completion of the program.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Barbara Grace
  742.8405, x5241
   gardenchild@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

Thursday December 8, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Craft Time for Three and Four Year Olds

This fun 30-minute program is for children ages 3 and 4, and an adult caregiver. Listen to a fun story and then do a  color-themed craft together.

Online registration on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) with a library card is required beginning Nov. 29 at 10AM. You must do  separate registration for each child you wish to attend this program.

This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Garden CIty Public Library.

 

CONTACT: Barbara Grace  742-8405, x5241  gardenchild@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: In Library
There are 5 spaces available.

This fun 30-minute program is for children ages 3 and 4, and an adult caregiver. Listen to a fun story and then do a  color-themed craft together.

Online registration on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) with a library card is required beginning Nov. 29 at 10AM. You must do  separate registration for each child you wish to attend this program.

This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Garden CIty Public Library.

 

CONTACT:
  Barbara Grace
  742.8405, x5241
   gardenchild@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: In Library

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tween Thursdays: Mini Canvas Painting

Join us for Tween Thursdays and paint Mini Canvases!

Tweens will have paint and mini canvases to paint on.

This program is for tweens in Grades 4-7. .

Registration is required and begins Tuesday, November 29 online at 10AM.

**Tweens in Grades 6 and 7 who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Laura Giunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
There are 6 spaces available.

Join us for Tween Thursdays and paint Mini Canvases!

Tweens will have paint and mini canvases to paint on.

This program is for tweens in Grades 4-7. .

Registration is required and begins Tuesday, November 29 online at 10AM.

**Tweens in Grades 6 and 7 who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Laura Giunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

There are 6 spaces available.

Saturday December 10, 2022
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Book Donations - Friends of the GC Library
The Friends of the Garden City Public Library will be accepting donations of gently used books at the library on this Saturday, between the hours of 10AM and 12PM in the library lobby and the small meeting room on the lower level of the Library.   A limit of three boxes per family is requested.  The Friends appreciate patrons following these guidelines regarding donations.
Items should be in very good, saleable condition. Magazines, textbooks, encyclopedias or DVDs should not be included.  
Donated items become the property of the Friends of the Garden City Library.  Funding raised by the Friends help to support Library programs.  The Friends are grateful for all the patrons who support the library.
CONTACT: Administration  516-742-8405  Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org
The Friends of the Garden City Public Library will be accepting donations of gently used books at the library on this Saturday, between the hours of 10AM and 12PM in the library lobby and the small meeting room on the lower level of the Library.   A limit of three boxes per family is requested.  The Friends appreciate patrons following these guidelines regarding donations.
Items should be in very good, saleable condition. Magazines, textbooks, encyclopedias or DVDs should not be included.  
Donated items become the property of the Friends of the Garden City Library.  Funding raised by the Friends help to support Library programs.  The Friends are grateful for all the patrons who support the library.
CONTACT:
  Administration
  516.742.8405
   Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org

Monday December 12, 2022
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1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday Movie Matinee

White Christmas - 1954 120 min.

Sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library



Location: Meeting Room B (Large)

White Christmas - 1954 120 min.

Sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library



Location: Meeting Room B (Large)

 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Monthly Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Tuesday December 13, 2022 - Thursday December 22, 2022
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Snowflake Ornaments for Community Service

Earn community service by painting Snowflake ornaments for the Garden City Public Library’s Tweens and Teens Department’s Tree Ornament!

Each volunteer will receive 3 ornaments and a set of paint pens to decorate their ornaments at home.

Paint pens must be returned to the library.

These ornaments will be used to decorate our new ornament tree each month!

To participate, please register online via Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) beginning December 13 at 10AM.

Completed ornaments must be submitted by December 22. 

Registrants will be asked to pick up their ornaments at the library in order to participate in this community service program.

Volunteers must return 3 decorated ornaments and their set of paint pens by the due date in order to receive community service.

Volunteers will receive 2 hours for every 3 ornaments they submit, at the discretion of the Tweens and Teens Department.

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Laura GIunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: At Home
Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Earn community service by painting Snowflake ornaments for the Garden City Public Library’s Tweens and Teens Department’s Tree Ornament!

Each volunteer will receive 3 ornaments and a set of paint pens to decorate their ornaments at home.

Paint pens must be returned to the library.

These ornaments will be used to decorate our new ornament tree each month!

To participate, please register online via Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) beginning December 13 at 10AM.

Completed ornaments must be submitted by December 22. 

Registrants will be asked to pick up their ornaments at the library in order to participate in this community service program.

Volunteers must return 3 decorated ornaments and their set of paint pens by the due date in order to receive community service.

Volunteers will receive 2 hours for every 3 ornaments they submit, at the discretion of the Tweens and Teens Department.

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Laura GIunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: At Home

Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Tuesday December 13, 2022
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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Reading Pals - Volunteer Sign-Up

Volunteer to read to and then do a craft or coloring activity with children ages PreK-Grade 2 during the program Reading Pals!

While the Reading Pals program runs from 4PM-4:30PM, volunteers will be asked to arrive at 3:30PM to review the material before the start of the program and stay after to help clean up until 5PM.

Volunteers must be in Grades 6-12.

Registration to volunteer for the December session begins Tuesday, December 6 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper.

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Laura Giunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Young Adult Room
Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Volunteer to read to and then do a craft or coloring activity with children ages PreK-Grade 2 during the program Reading Pals!

While the Reading Pals program runs from 4PM-4:30PM, volunteers will be asked to arrive at 3:30PM to review the material before the start of the program and stay after to help clean up until 5PM.

Volunteers must be in Grades 6-12.

Registration to volunteer for the December session begins Tuesday, December 6 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper.

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Laura Giunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Young Adult Room

Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Reading Pals: Age 4-Grade 2

This fun program is for children ages 4-Grade 2. Under Librarian supervision,Teen volunteers will read to children and then they will do a craft together.

Online registration with a Library Card on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) is required beginning Dec. 6 at 10am.

You must do a separate registration for each child you wish to attend this program.

It is Library policy that parents of children under 10 attending a program remain at the Library throughout and meet the child upon completion of the program.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Barbara Grace  742-8405, x5241  gardenchild@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

This fun program is for children ages 4-Grade 2. Under Librarian supervision,Teen volunteers will read to children and then they will do a craft together.

Online registration with a Library Card on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) is required beginning Dec. 6 at 10am.

You must do a separate registration for each child you wish to attend this program.

It is Library policy that parents of children under 10 attending a program remain at the Library throughout and meet the child upon completion of the program.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Barbara Grace
  742.8405, x5241
   gardenchild@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Your Home's Heating & Hot Water Systems

Winter's on it's way, this program with help to recognize the importance of understanding the mechanics behind your home's heating and hot water sysem to keep them functioning in an efficient manner. Discuss the types of heating and domestic hot water systems with a description of heating fuels and discussing pros and cons of each.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public LIbrary.

CONTACT: Donna Furey  516-742-8405 x 5236  Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)
There are 32 spaces available.

Winter's on it's way, this program with help to recognize the importance of understanding the mechanics behind your home's heating and hot water sysem to keep them functioning in an efficient manner. Discuss the types of heating and domestic hot water systems with a description of heating fuels and discussing pros and cons of each.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public LIbrary.

CONTACT:
  Donna Furey
  516.742.8405 x 5236
   Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

There are 32 spaces available.

Wednesday December 14, 2022
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Crafty Wednesday for Grades K-5

This fun program is for children in Grades K-5. Meet-up at the library with your friends and do a craft. Online registration with a Library Card on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) is required and begins Dec. 6 at 10am. You must do a separate registration for each child you wish to attend this program.

It is Library policy that parents of children under 10 attending a program remain at the Library throughout and meet the child upon completion of the program.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Barbara Grace  742-8405, x5241  gardenchild@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

This fun program is for children in Grades K-5. Meet-up at the library with your friends and do a craft. Online registration with a Library Card on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) is required and begins Dec. 6 at 10am. You must do a separate registration for each child you wish to attend this program.

It is Library policy that parents of children under 10 attending a program remain at the Library throughout and meet the child upon completion of the program.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Barbara Grace
  742.8405, x5241
   gardenchild@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Friday December 16, 2022
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Community Club of Garden City/Hempstead

Literary Series

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Teen Gamers

Kick off the weekend with our new Teen Gamers program!

We will have our Nintendo Switch consoles for teens to use as well as tabletop board games and Magic: The Gathering cards for teens to play with.

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12 only.

Registration is required and begins Tuesday, December 6 online at 10AM.

**Teens who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

CONTACT: Laura Giunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)
Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Kick off the weekend with our new Teen Gamers program!

We will have our Nintendo Switch consoles for teens to use as well as tabletop board games and Magic: The Gathering cards for teens to play with.

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12 only.

Registration is required and begins Tuesday, December 6 online at 10AM.

**Teens who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

CONTACT:
  Laura Giunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Saturday December 17, 2022
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Defensive Driving Course with Empire Safety Council

Join us for a 6-hour Defensive Driving Course with Empire Safety Council.

Receive 10% reduction on automobile/liability insurance and qualify for a licensed point reduction.

Register in person at the Garden City Public Library beginning Monday, November 28 at 10AM.

The first week of registration is limited to Garden City Public Library cardholders only.

Those without a Garden City Public Library card can begin registering on Tuesday, December 6.

Register separately for each person. Proper ID is required when registering an absentee party.

You must bring a $30 check made payable to Empire Safety Council and current Library Card with you to register

Bring your valid New York State Driver's License and a pen to class.

CONTACT: Reference Department  516-742-8405 x5236  speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

Join us for a 6-hour Defensive Driving Course with Empire Safety Council.

Receive 10% reduction on automobile/liability insurance and qualify for a licensed point reduction.

Register in person at the Garden City Public Library beginning Monday, November 28 at 10AM.

The first week of registration is limited to Garden City Public Library cardholders only.

Those without a Garden City Public Library card can begin registering on Tuesday, December 6.

Register separately for each person. Proper ID is required when registering an absentee party.

You must bring a $30 check made payable to Empire Safety Council and current Library Card with you to register

Bring your valid New York State Driver's License and a pen to class.

CONTACT:
  Reference Department
  516.742.8405 x5236
   speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

Sunday December 18, 2022
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
NCL Volunteering: Cards for Hospitalized Kids
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
 
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2:45 PM - 4:45 PM
NCL Volunteering: Decorations
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday December 19, 2022
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1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday Movie Matinee

It's A Wonderful Life - 1946 132 min.

Sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library



Location: Meeting Room B (Large)

It's A Wonderful Life - 1946 132 min.

Sponsored by The Friends of the Garden City Public Library



Location: Meeting Room B (Large)

Thursday December 22, 2022
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Tweens and Teens Dungeons and Dragons

Join us for pur monthly Tweens and Teens Dungeons and Dragons game and learn how to play the famous fantasy role-playing game!

Beginners are welcome!

Registration begins Tuesday, December 13 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper. 

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12 only. 

**Teens who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

CONTACT: Laura Giunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Join us for pur monthly Tweens and Teens Dungeons and Dragons game and learn how to play the famous fantasy role-playing game!

Beginners are welcome!

Registration begins Tuesday, December 13 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper. 

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12 only. 

**Teens who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

CONTACT:
  Laura Giunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Saturday December 24, 2022
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1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Christmas Eve

Library Closes at 1:00 pm  -  Christmas Eve

Sunday December 25, 2022
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1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Christmas Day

Library Closed - Christmas

Monday December 26, 2022
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9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Christmas Day Observed

Library Closed in observance of Christmas Day

Wednesday December 28, 2022
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Holiday Party

Celebrate the holidays and the New Year with friends during holiday break by joining us at the Library's Teen Holiday Party!

Play games, sing karaoke, watch a short holiday film, and do other holiday-themed activities.

Snacks and drinks will be served.

Bake for the program and earn community service credit!

Volunteers who bake must bake at least 2 dozen items, must individually wrap items, and must include a list of ingredients. 

Please note registrants will be eating baked goods, which will be baked by other tweens and teens.

All registrants should indicate if they have any food allergies. 

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12 only.

Registration is required and begins Tuesday, December 20 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org).

Space is limited, so make sure to register early to reserve your spot at the party!

**Teens who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT: Laura Giunta  516-742-8405 x5230  laurag@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)
Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Celebrate the holidays and the New Year with friends during holiday break by joining us at the Library's Teen Holiday Party!

Play games, sing karaoke, watch a short holiday film, and do other holiday-themed activities.

Snacks and drinks will be served.

Bake for the program and earn community service credit!

Volunteers who bake must bake at least 2 dozen items, must individually wrap items, and must include a list of ingredients. 

Please note registrants will be eating baked goods, which will be baked by other tweens and teens.

All registrants should indicate if they have any food allergies. 

This program is for tweens and teens in Grades 6-12 only.

Registration is required and begins Tuesday, December 20 at 10AM online via Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org).

Space is limited, so make sure to register early to reserve your spot at the party!

**Teens who complete an online survey after the program can receive community service for participating in this program.**

This program has been funded by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Laura Giunta
  516.742.8405 x5230
   laurag@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room B (Large)

Registration will begin on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friends of the Garden City Public Library

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Sunday January 1, 2023
Monday January 2, 2023
Monday January 9, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Sunday January 15, 2023
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
New Beginnings: Singles Discussion/Support Group with Marla Matthews

Find new friends and hope for a new beginning during the program “New Beginnings: Singles Discussion/Support Group."

The program will be facilitated by Marla Matthews, who is a social worker, life coach, and TV talk-show host.

This will be a supportive, compassionate discussion for those that are widowed and divorced.

This program is for patrons ages 45 and older.

No registration required, but seating is on a first come, first served basis.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library

CONTACT: Adult Services  516-742-8405 x5236  Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

Find new friends and hope for a new beginning during the program “New Beginnings: Singles Discussion/Support Group."

The program will be facilitated by Marla Matthews, who is a social worker, life coach, and TV talk-show host.

This will be a supportive, compassionate discussion for those that are widowed and divorced.

This program is for patrons ages 45 and older.

No registration required, but seating is on a first come, first served basis.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library

CONTACT:
  Adult Services
  516.742.8405 x5236
   Speakingofbooks@gardencitypl.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

Monday February 13, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Friday February 17, 2023
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Community Club of Garden City & Hampstead

Book Discussion

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Tuesday February 28, 2023
Monday March 13, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Friday March 17, 2023
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Community Club of Garden City & Hampstead

Book Discussion

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday April 10, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Friday April 21, 2023
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Community Club of Garden City & Hampstead

Book Discussion

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday May 8, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday June 12, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday July 10, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday August 14, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday September 11, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday October 16, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday November 13, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)
Monday December 11, 2023
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

LOCATION: Meeting Room A (Small)

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