Friday June 21, 2019 - Friday September 6, 2019
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
2019 Teen Summer Reading Program: A Universe of Stories

Teens are invited to complete an online summer reading activity sheet for entry in our raffle. Activities include learning a new hobby, inviting a friend to a library program, downloading books, movies, and music, and more!  Prizes include a deluxe basket of chocolates, movie tickets, and a gift card for a local business.  Fun and dymanic programs for teens and parents from a Creative Writing Workshop with Young Adult Author Kara Thomas, to American Sign Language (ASL) for Beginners, to wellness programs, and much more!

LOCATION: Reference Area

Teens are invited to complete an online summer reading activity sheet for entry in our raffle. Activities include learning a new hobby, inviting a friend to a library program, downloading books, movies, and music, and more!  Prizes include a deluxe basket of chocolates, movie tickets, and a gift card for a local business.  Fun and dymanic programs for teens and parents from a Creative Writing Workshop with Young Adult Author Kara Thomas, to American Sign Language (ASL) for Beginners, to wellness programs, and much more!

LOCATION: Reference Area

Monday July 1, 2019 - Wednesday July 31, 2019
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Lakeville Elementary School Art Exhibit
Main Library Gallery

Enjoy the artwork of the students who attend the Lakeville Elementary School!

                            

LOCATION: Main Library Lower Lobby Art Gallery

Enjoy the artwork of the students who attend the Lakeville Elementary School!

                            

LOCATION: Main Library Lower Lobby Art Gallery

 
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Paintings by Catherine Abrams
Main Library Gallery

Catherine Abrams presents two series in the Lower Level Gallery.

Landscape Meltdown: A commentary on climate change.

Refugee: Focusing on the migration of refugees to Europe.

Catherine Abrams' recent artworks are paintings using inks, acrylic and oil pigments to create visual comments on climate change and current social issues.

After years of figurative painting in the academic tradition, Catherine is now working on paintings and multi-panel compositions.  A professional artist, she studied Studio and Environmental Art at New York University and is a member of the Art Students League of New York.  She exhibits in New York City and Long Island.

Catherine Abrams presents two series in the Lower Level Gallery.

Landscape Meltdown: A commentary on climate change.

Refugee: Focusing on the migration of refugees to Europe.

Catherine Abrams' recent artworks are paintings using inks, acrylic and oil pigments to create visual comments on climate change and current social issues.

After years of figurative painting in the academic tradition, Catherine is now working on paintings and multi-panel compositions.  A professional artist, she studied Studio and Environmental Art at New York University and is a member of the Art Students League of New York.  She exhibits in New York City and Long Island.

Wednesday July 17, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Join us Wednesday mornings and listen to some great stories!  Stories will be read, songs will be sung, fun will be had.

Ages 2-5, siblings welcome

No Registration

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Join us Wednesday mornings and listen to some great stories!  Stories will be read, songs will be sung, fun will be had.

Ages 2-5, siblings welcome

No Registration

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Social Security: Everything You Need To Know

Topics include: Retirement, Disability, Survivor benefits, Medicare, online tools and Q&A, presented by Nilsa Henriquez.

Nilsa Henriquez is a Social Security Public Affairs Specialist. She is responsible for community outreach in Long Island, Queens and Brooklyn, NY.  She has been with Social Security for over sixteen years.

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Topics include: Retirement, Disability, Survivor benefits, Medicare, online tools and Q&A, presented by Nilsa Henriquez.

Nilsa Henriquez is a Social Security Public Affairs Specialist. She is responsible for community outreach in Long Island, Queens and Brooklyn, NY.  She has been with Social Security for over sixteen years.

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Outdoor Sandbox

Our Sandbox will be available on Wednesday's mornings as an outdoor destination for kids to learn and play while getting some much needed fresh air and sensory fun while playing with friends.

For All Pre-Schoolers

No registration is needed

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LOCATION: Outside Children's Dept.

Our Sandbox will be available on Wednesday's mornings as an outdoor destination for kids to learn and play while getting some much needed fresh air and sensory fun while playing with friends.

For All Pre-Schoolers

No registration is needed

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LOCATION: Outside Children's Dept.

 
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12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Chess at Main

Enjoy a game of chess on Wednesdays at the Main Library, any time from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.   All skill levels welcome.

LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

Enjoy a game of chess on Wednesdays at the Main Library, any time from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.   All skill levels welcome.

LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at the Library

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at the Station Branch!  All levels welcome.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at the Station Branch!  All levels welcome.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Adult Crafty Hour: Personalized Ice Cream Bowls (2:00 Session)

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Let your creativity shine as you make amazing creations in our STEM Lab. Either come on in and make a personalized ice cream bowl using our Cricut Maker, or do your own thing! We have a Cricut Maker, 3D Printers, a Laser Engraver, and more for you to create with!

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.  

2:00 PM Session
 

*Craft of the day is subject to change.

 
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 30  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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Let your creativity shine as you make amazing creations in our STEM Lab. Either come on in and make a personalized ice cream bowl using our Cricut Maker, or do your own thing! We have a Cricut Maker, 3D Printers, a Laser Engraver, and more for you to create with!

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.  

2:00 PM Session
 

*Craft of the day is subject to change.

 
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 30
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday Film Matinee

A STAR IS BORN

2018, 136 minutes, R

Director:  Bradley Cooper

Cast:     Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott, Dave Chappelle

Synopsis: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally. She has given up on her dream to become a successful singer, until she meets Jack, who immediately sees her natural talent. This is the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship strugglng to survive.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

 

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

A STAR IS BORN

2018, 136 minutes, R

Director:  Bradley Cooper

Cast:     Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott, Dave Chappelle

Synopsis: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally. She has given up on her dream to become a successful singer, until she meets Jack, who immediately sees her natural talent. This is the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship strugglng to survive.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

 

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Intoduction to Debate

The art of debating provides students an engaging, active, and learner-centered activity. This class will help students build their confidence in public speaking and discover the basic fundamentals of debate. Grades 3-5

CONTACT: Egita Johnson  516-466-8055
LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library
There are 6 spaces available.

The art of debating provides students an engaging, active, and learner-centered activity. This class will help students build their confidence in public speaking and discover the basic fundamentals of debate. Grades 3-5

CONTACT:
  Egita Johnson
  516.466.8055
  

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Jr. Levels, Summer Club! CANCELLED

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Play games, work on crafts, learn about new technology and more! Join us for our Jr. Levels Summer Club which provides tweens a relaxed and supervised environment to try new activities and hang out with their friends! Jr. Levels programs are for children entering 5th and 6th grade.

Registration begins on June 14 at 10 a.m. Register online, in person, or by phone, 516-466-8055, ext. 216.    

CONTACT: Jamie LaGasse  516-466-8055 ext.216  jlagasse@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

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Play games, work on crafts, learn about new technology and more! Join us for our Jr. Levels Summer Club which provides tweens a relaxed and supervised environment to try new activities and hang out with their friends! Jr. Levels programs are for children entering 5th and 6th grade.

Registration begins on June 14 at 10 a.m. Register online, in person, or by phone, 516-466-8055, ext. 216.    

CONTACT:
  Jamie LaGasse
  516.466.8055 ext.216
  jlagasse@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Sticks in the Stacks

Come and learn the basics, perhaps just brush up on what you already know and help us crochet and knit for a cause!   

All skill levels are welcome. Supplies will be provided, or bring your own from home.

Please call to register at ext. 232. 

LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Come and learn the basics, perhaps just brush up on what you already know and help us crochet and knit for a cause!   

All skill levels are welcome. Supplies will be provided, or bring your own from home.

Please call to register at ext. 232. 

LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

 
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5:00 PM - 5:40 PM
Full STEAM Ahead

Join our science-based program for a great time with old and new friends! We will exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different project each week.

For children in grades 1 through 4

Registration begins Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.  (Must scroll back to July 10, the first date of the program, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: July 10, 17, 24, and 31; August 7, 14, 21, and 28

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Join our science-based program for a great time with old and new friends! We will exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different project each week.

For children in grades 1 through 4

Registration begins Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.  (Must scroll back to July 10, the first date of the program, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: July 10, 17, 24, and 31; August 7, 14, 21, and 28

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
3D Sculpture Building

KEVA planks...

Only one simple building block is used which allows for an infinite number of construction possibilities. Planks are assembled using various stacking techniques. Since gravity is the primary force acting on the blocks, compounding variables such as gluing skill or connector strength are eliminated. Construction progresses quickly so multiple trials or experiments can be conducted in the course of any challenge.

For  ages 6-12 years old

No registration needed

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

KEVA planks...

Only one simple building block is used which allows for an infinite number of construction possibilities. Planks are assembled using various stacking techniques. Since gravity is the primary force acting on the blocks, compounding variables such as gluing skill or connector strength are eliminated. Construction progresses quickly so multiple trials or experiments can be conducted in the course of any challenge.

For  ages 6-12 years old

No registration needed

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Levels: WEDNESDAY WONDER WOMAN WORBLA WORKSHOP
Instructor: Laura Sweeney.  Learn how to create filigree armor bracers and more using the unique cosplay medium, Worbla!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center
Instructor: Laura Sweeney.  Learn how to create filigree armor bracers and more using the unique cosplay medium, Worbla!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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6:45 PM - 7:15 PM
Creative Corner

Your place to get creative! This program for 2-10 year olds will feature special projects and crafts to complete.

For 2-10 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library
There are 7 spaces available.

Your place to get creative! This program for 2-10 year olds will feature special projects and crafts to complete.

For 2-10 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Adult Crafty Hour: Personalized Ice Cream Bowls (7:00 Session)

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Let your creativity shine as you make amazing creations in our STEM Lab. Either come on in and make a personalized ice cream bowl using our Cricut Maker, or do your own thing! We have a Cricut Maker, 3D Printers, a Laser Engraver, and more for you to create with!

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.  

7:00 PM Session
 

*Craft of the day is subject to change.

 
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 30  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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Let your creativity shine as you make amazing creations in our STEM Lab. Either come on in and make a personalized ice cream bowl using our Cricut Maker, or do your own thing! We have a Cricut Maker, 3D Printers, a Laser Engraver, and more for you to create with!

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.  

7:00 PM Session
 

*Craft of the day is subject to change.

 
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 30
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
New Beginnings Singles 50 Plus facilitated by Marla Matthews

Join the conversation or just come and listen when Marla Matthews, social worker and television talk show host of The Relationship Journey, facilitates this growing discussion, social and support group meetup. We will meet at the Main Library.  If you are divorced, widowed, single, or an empty nester age 50 plus who would like a new beginning, come and be inspired to make new friends, network and learn new skills towards reinventing yourself.

No registration required.

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Join the conversation or just come and listen when Marla Matthews, social worker and television talk show host of The Relationship Journey, facilitates this growing discussion, social and support group meetup. We will meet at the Main Library.  If you are divorced, widowed, single, or an empty nester age 50 plus who would like a new beginning, come and be inspired to make new friends, network and learn new skills towards reinventing yourself.

No registration required.

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Creative Writing Workshop with Young Adult Author Kara Thomas

Join us for a creative writing workshop with Kara Thomas, author of six novels for young
adults including Little Monsters and The Cheerleaders. Kara will talk about the creative
process and lead a writing exercise. In a Q & A session teens can pick the author’s brain
about the writing and publication processes. Teens who attend the program may win an
autographed copy of a Kara Thomas book and complete an activity on the 2019 Teen
Summer Reading Program online activity sheet.

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library
There are 6 spaces available.

Join us for a creative writing workshop with Kara Thomas, author of six novels for young
adults including Little Monsters and The Cheerleaders. Kara will talk about the creative
process and lead a writing exercise. In a Q & A session teens can pick the author’s brain
about the writing and publication processes. Teens who attend the program may win an
autographed copy of a Kara Thomas book and complete an activity on the 2019 Teen
Summer Reading Program online activity sheet.

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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7:30 PM - 8:10 PM
Pajama Storytime

Bring your stuffed animal, wear your pajamas, and get ready to enjoy storybooks that are read by an enthusiastic librarian.  Snacks available to take home after stories are read!

For 3 - 7 years with parent/caregiver

No registration required, space is limited

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Bring your stuffed animal, wear your pajamas, and get ready to enjoy storybooks that are read by an enthusiastic librarian.  Snacks available to take home after stories are read!

For 3 - 7 years with parent/caregiver

No registration required, space is limited

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Levels: MOLD MAKING
Instructor: Laura Sweeney.  Learn how to make silicone molds to create resin gems!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center
Instructor: Laura Sweeney.  Learn how to make silicone molds to create resin gems!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

Thursday July 18, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Lakeville Listeners

Toddlers will do a variety of activities t encourage early literacy and motor skills including reading stories, singing, fingerplays and music.

For Infant to 2 years with parent/caregiver

No registration required

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Toddlers will do a variety of activities t encourage early literacy and motor skills including reading stories, singing, fingerplays and music.

For Infant to 2 years with parent/caregiver

No registration required

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
SunShine Babies

Sit, sing and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays and very simple stories.

For Infant - 9 months (non-crawlers) with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, June 26 @ 9:30am, Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Sit, sing and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays and very simple stories.

For Infant - 9 months (non-crawlers) with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, June 26 @ 9:30am, Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Create Your Own Digital Music with Audacity (Adults)

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Celebrate World Listening Day by learning how to use the free software Audacity to create your own music using various audio clips from creative commons audio clip websites. No experience necessary. 

11:00 AM Session (Adults)

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are 9 spaces available.

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Celebrate World Listening Day by learning how to use the free software Audacity to create your own music using various audio clips from creative commons audio clip websites. No experience necessary. 

11:00 AM Session (Adults)

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
It's Potty Time

This program is a Signing Time special workshop that uses American Sign Language to help address and ease some of the anxiety felt during potty training.

For Walkers to 4 years with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 13 spaces available.

This program is a Signing Time special workshop that uses American Sign Language to help address and ease some of the anxiety felt during potty training.

For Walkers to 4 years with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 13 spaces available.

 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Project Independence Social Discussion Group

Project Independence provides services and opportunities for seniors that enable them to live independently while maintaining socially active and healthy lives, including help with health related issues, caregiver support, transportation needs for shopping and doctor's appointments, food and nutrition, and access to benefit and financial assistance.  They are a resource for social and recreational interests, and present lectures as well as hold meetings such as this Social Discussion Group at the Parkville Branch.

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Project Independence provides services and opportunities for seniors that enable them to live independently while maintaining socially active and healthy lives, including help with health related issues, caregiver support, transportation needs for shopping and doctor's appointments, food and nutrition, and access to benefit and financial assistance.  They are a resource for social and recreational interests, and present lectures as well as hold meetings such as this Social Discussion Group at the Parkville Branch.

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Classic Games Afternoon at Parkville

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Come play Scrabble, Backgammon, or Chess with new friends at all levels at the Parkville Branch!

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LOCATION: Reference Area

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Come play Scrabble, Backgammon, or Chess with new friends at all levels at the Parkville Branch!

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LOCATION: Reference Area

 
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1:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Great Neck Library and LI Blood Services Community BLOOD DRIVE
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Avenue, Great Neck NY 11023
Community Room
1:30 to 7:30 p.m.
 
FREE NEW YORK METS Tickets to thank you for Donating!

Heroes Wanted!  Blood donors like you can help meet the daily transfusion needs of cancer and surgery patients, accident and burn victims, newborns and mothers delivering babies, AIDS and sickle cell anemia patients, and many more.  Give the gift of life today.

Donor Requirements -

  • Bring DONOR CARD or ID with photo or signature
  • Age Requirements: 16-75 (16 years of age need parental consent, 76 and older need doctor’s note)
  • Minimum weight 110 lbs
  • Eat well & drink plenty of fluids before donating
  • No new tattoos for the past 12 months.

Walk-ins welcome!

For questions regarding medical eligibility, call (800) 688-0900.

To make an appointment, or for more information please call (516) 466-8055 ext. 208/254.

All Donors will receive an electronic voucher for a pair of FREE tickets to an upcoming

NEW YORK METS game!  Vouchers will be emailed.

To receive your gift please log on and register at:  www.nybc.org/metsvoucher   

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Avenue, Great Neck NY 11023
Community Room
1:30 to 7:30 p.m.
 
FREE NEW YORK METS Tickets to thank you for Donating!

Heroes Wanted!  Blood donors like you can help meet the daily transfusion needs of cancer and surgery patients, accident and burn victims, newborns and mothers delivering babies, AIDS and sickle cell anemia patients, and many more.  Give the gift of life today.

Donor Requirements -

  • Bring DONOR CARD or ID with photo or signature
  • Age Requirements: 16-75 (16 years of age need parental consent, 76 and older need doctor’s note)
  • Minimum weight 110 lbs
  • Eat well & drink plenty of fluids before donating
  • No new tattoos for the past 12 months.

Walk-ins welcome!

For questions regarding medical eligibility, call (800) 688-0900.

To make an appointment, or for more information please call (516) 466-8055 ext. 208/254.

All Donors will receive an electronic voucher for a pair of FREE tickets to an upcoming

NEW YORK METS game!  Vouchers will be emailed.

To receive your gift please log on and register at:  www.nybc.org/metsvoucher   

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

 
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

A STAR IS BORN

2018, 136 minutes, R

Director:  Bradley Cooper

Cast:     Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott, Dave Chappelle

Synopsis: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally. She has given up on her dream to become a successful singer, until she meets Jack, who immediately sees her natural talent. This is the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship strugglng to survive.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.



 

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

A STAR IS BORN

2018, 136 minutes, R

Director:  Bradley Cooper

Cast:     Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott, Dave Chappelle

Synopsis: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally. She has given up on her dream to become a successful singer, until she meets Jack, who immediately sees her natural talent. This is the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship strugglng to survive.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.



 

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Create Your Own Digital Music with Audacity (Teens)

Image result for audacity logoCelebrate World Listening Day by learning how to use the free software Audacity to create your own music using various audio clips from creative commons audio clip websites. No experience necessary. 

3:00 PM Session (Teens)

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are 3 spaces available.

Image result for audacity logoCelebrate World Listening Day by learning how to use the free software Audacity to create your own music using various audio clips from creative commons audio clip websites. No experience necessary. 

3:00 PM Session (Teens)

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Jr. Levels, Summer Club!

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Play games, work on crafts, learn about new technology and more! Join us for our Jr. Levels Summer Club which provides tweens a relaxed and supervised environment to try new activities and hang out with their friends! Jr. Levels programs are for children entering 5th and 6th grade.

Registration begins on June 14 at 10 a.m. Register online, in person, or by phone, 516-466-8055, ext. 216.    

CONTACT: Jamie LaGasse  516-466-8055 ext.216  jlagasse@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

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Play games, work on crafts, learn about new technology and more! Join us for our Jr. Levels Summer Club which provides tweens a relaxed and supervised environment to try new activities and hang out with their friends! Jr. Levels programs are for children entering 5th and 6th grade.

Registration begins on June 14 at 10 a.m. Register online, in person, or by phone, 516-466-8055, ext. 216.    

CONTACT:
  Jamie LaGasse
  516.466.8055 ext.216
  jlagasse@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Summer Art Lab - CANCELLED

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED - SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE!

FIRST CLASS WILL BEGIN AUGUST 1

Join us in an exploration of creativity as we explore different art forms with paint, glue, glitter and more!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For Infant to 23 months with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, July 24 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED - SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE!

FIRST CLASS WILL BEGIN AUGUST 1

Join us in an exploration of creativity as we explore different art forms with paint, glue, glitter and more!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For Infant to 23 months with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, July 24 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Levels: UKULELE

Instructor: Matt Fisher.  Start with the basics of this fun and versatile instrument. Learn strumming technique, chords, strumming patterns, and a few songs along the way. More advanced players: learn more complex chord structures, finger picking technique and melodies, and incorporate them into songs.


Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

Instructor: Matt Fisher.  Start with the basics of this fun and versatile instrument. Learn strumming technique, chords, strumming patterns, and a few songs along the way. More advanced players: learn more complex chord structures, finger picking technique and melodies, and incorporate them into songs.


Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Levels: SNACK ATTACK
Instructor: Jamie LaGasse.  Feeling hungry?  Prepare all kinds of tasty snacks and then eat them with your friends! 

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center
Instructor: Jamie LaGasse.  Feeling hungry?  Prepare all kinds of tasty snacks and then eat them with your friends! 

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Love knitting and/or crocheting? Just starting out and like having others to help you? Advanced and like working with company? Come join our group meeting every Thursday night! Help, advice, and chitchat will be facilitated.

CONTACT: Sheila
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Love knitting and/or crocheting? Just starting out and like having others to help you? Advanced and like working with company? Come join our group meeting every Thursday night! Help, advice, and chitchat will be facilitated.

CONTACT:
  Sheila
  
  

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 7:40 PM
Pajama Storytime

Put on your PJs and bring your stuffed animal to the library to listen to fun summer stories! Snacks will be available to take home. 

Ages 3 to 7 with parent or caregiver; siblings welcome

No registration required - just drop in! 

Session of programs includes the following dates: July 11, 18, and 25; August 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Put on your PJs and bring your stuffed animal to the library to listen to fun summer stories! Snacks will be available to take home. 

Ages 3 to 7 with parent or caregiver; siblings welcome

No registration required - just drop in! 

Session of programs includes the following dates: July 11, 18, and 25; August 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Pajama Storytime

What's better than listening to a story in your pj's?  Listening to a story in your pj's at the library!  Join us Thursday nights for an enchanting evening of stories and songs.  Snacks will be provided after the storytime. Ages 3-7 with parent/caregiver.  Siblings welcome

LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

What's better than listening to a story in your pj's?  Listening to a story in your pj's at the library!  Join us Thursday nights for an enchanting evening of stories and songs.  Snacks will be provided after the storytime. Ages 3-7 with parent/caregiver.  Siblings welcome

LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Branch Committee Meeting at Station
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Jr. Levels Latin Club!

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Are you on the fence about taking Latin in middle school? Or are you already taking Latin and want to learn more about Rome? Well, this is a chance to dive 3,000 years into the past and explore a civilization that is the basis of so much of our current architecture, language, and culture. Together we will make Roman art, build famous Roman structures, read Roman mythology, and learn some Latin words! Jr. Levels programs are for children entering 5th and 6th grade.

CONTACT: Jamie LaGasse  516-466-8055 ext.216  jlagasse@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Levels Teen Center
There is 1 space available.

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Are you on the fence about taking Latin in middle school? Or are you already taking Latin and want to learn more about Rome? Well, this is a chance to dive 3,000 years into the past and explore a civilization that is the basis of so much of our current architecture, language, and culture. Together we will make Roman art, build famous Roman structures, read Roman mythology, and learn some Latin words! Jr. Levels programs are for children entering 5th and 6th grade.

CONTACT:
  Jamie LaGasse
  516.466.8055 ext.216
  jlagasse@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

There is 1 space available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Passion for Paper Craft

Librarian Jennifer Ransom will teach the Dahlia Fold, used to form the petals of a flower, which make beautiful greeting cards or gifts.  All materials provided. 

Please arrive on time for ease of instruction.  

Register online or by calling (516) 466-8055, ext. 232.

 

LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library
There is 1 space available.

Librarian Jennifer Ransom will teach the Dahlia Fold, used to form the petals of a flower, which make beautiful greeting cards or gifts.  All materials provided. 

Please arrive on time for ease of instruction.  

Register online or by calling (516) 466-8055, ext. 232.

 

LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

There is 1 space available.

 
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8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Director Search Committee Meeting at Station
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
Friday July 19, 2019
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Free Hearing Screenings
Adelphi's Hy Weinberg School for
Communication Disorders

Have a free baseline hearing screening courtesy of Adelphi University's Hy Weinberg School for Communication Disorders between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Station Branch.

Students and Faculty will perform the hearing screenings.  The screening only takes several minutes and results will be given immediately, along with appropriate recommendations.

No registration required.  First come, first served.

                               

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Have a free baseline hearing screening courtesy of Adelphi University's Hy Weinberg School for Communication Disorders between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Station Branch.

Students and Faculty will perform the hearing screenings.  The screening only takes several minutes and results will be given immediately, along with appropriate recommendations.

No registration required.  First come, first served.

                               

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Project Independence Men's Group

Project Independence provides and opportunities for seniors that enable them to live independently while maintaining socially active and healthy lives, including help with health related issues, caregiver support, transportation needs for shopping, doctor's appointments, food and nutrition, and access to venefit and financial assistance.

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Project Independence provides and opportunities for seniors that enable them to live independently while maintaining socially active and healthy lives, including help with health related issues, caregiver support, transportation needs for shopping, doctor's appointments, food and nutrition, and access to venefit and financial assistance.

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yoga and Meditation Facilitated by Carolyn Carpentiere at Parkville

Learn yoga postures, breathing practices and meditation techniques to bring balance, equilibrium and good health to your body and mind. Studies have shown that yoga and meditation have remarkable healing effects for those who practice.

Open to all levels, this 60 minute class will promote flexibility, strength and balance for your body and mind. Bring a yoga mat, meditation pillow to sit on, water bottle and small towel.  Dress in comfortable clothing.

Carolyn Carpentiere is passionate about mind-body health and it is her belief that it holds the solution to most all health problems. Carolyn received her 200 hour yoga certification at Long Island Yoga School in 2009 and has continued to work in and study many other holistic solutions to health including Mindfulness Meditation and Reiki. She has studied at Kripalu in the Berkshires, Yoga International and the Open Center in NYC. She has passion for learning solutions to help people connect to their innate healing potential.  Carolyn teaches at gyms, clinical centers, corporations and privately in the NY area.

 

$40 fee for entire series of 8 classes. (Class does not meet August 30). In-person registration only at the Parkville Branch only.  Registration begins Monday, June 24 for Great Neck School District residents, and Monday, July 1 for non-residents.  Please make payment with cash, charge card, check or money order payable to Great Neck Library.  Call 466-8055, ext. 254 for any further information.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Learn yoga postures, breathing practices and meditation techniques to bring balance, equilibrium and good health to your body and mind. Studies have shown that yoga and meditation have remarkable healing effects for those who practice.

Open to all levels, this 60 minute class will promote flexibility, strength and balance for your body and mind. Bring a yoga mat, meditation pillow to sit on, water bottle and small towel.  Dress in comfortable clothing.

Carolyn Carpentiere is passionate about mind-body health and it is her belief that it holds the solution to most all health problems. Carolyn received her 200 hour yoga certification at Long Island Yoga School in 2009 and has continued to work in and study many other holistic solutions to health including Mindfulness Meditation and Reiki. She has studied at Kripalu in the Berkshires, Yoga International and the Open Center in NYC. She has passion for learning solutions to help people connect to their innate healing potential.  Carolyn teaches at gyms, clinical centers, corporations and privately in the NY area.

 

$40 fee for entire series of 8 classes. (Class does not meet August 30). In-person registration only at the Parkville Branch only.  Registration begins Monday, June 24 for Great Neck School District residents, and Monday, July 1 for non-residents.  Please make payment with cash, charge card, check or money order payable to Great Neck Library.  Call 466-8055, ext. 254 for any further information.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Fridays: Paint with Sphero

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This Week: Use Sphero coding robots to create a unique, one-of-a-kind painting!

Family Fun Fridays are fun, family-oriented project using different STEM Lab technologies. This is a great time for parents to bond with their child or for you to let your creative side out. No experience necessary. Registration preferred. Open to all. Ages 10 and younger must be accompanied by an adult!  

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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This Week: Use Sphero coding robots to create a unique, one-of-a-kind painting!

Family Fun Fridays are fun, family-oriented project using different STEM Lab technologies. This is a great time for parents to bond with their child or for you to let your creative side out. No experience necessary. Registration preferred. Open to all. Ages 10 and younger must be accompanied by an adult!  

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
It's Potty Time

This program is a Signing Time special workshop that uses American Sign Language to help address and ease some of the anxiety felt during potty training.

For Walkers to 4 years with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room
There are 10 spaces available.

This program is a Signing Time special workshop that uses American Sign Language to help address and ease some of the anxiety felt during potty training.

For Walkers to 4 years with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Writer Within facilitated by Lynda Aron

Access your authentic voice and explore the power of imagination, self-expression and storytelling. New writers, professionals and everyone in between are welcome.  Sharing is encouraged but not required.

Published author Lynda Aron has taught writing workshops and book discussion groups for the past thirty years. She has taught in high schools, universities, community centers such as Gilda’s Club in Manhattan, her salon, and hospitals worldwide. As chairwoman of both public and private writing programs, she created and still advocates for developing authentic and creative writers. She is also an accomplished editor who guides participants with compassion and expertise.

                                                                         

Registration suggested beginning Monday, June 24 at 10:00 a.m. by calling 466-8055, ext. 208/254 or register online.

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library
There are 22 spaces available.

Access your authentic voice and explore the power of imagination, self-expression and storytelling. New writers, professionals and everyone in between are welcome.  Sharing is encouraged but not required.

Published author Lynda Aron has taught writing workshops and book discussion groups for the past thirty years. She has taught in high schools, universities, community centers such as Gilda’s Club in Manhattan, her salon, and hospitals worldwide. As chairwoman of both public and private writing programs, she created and still advocates for developing authentic and creative writers. She is also an accomplished editor who guides participants with compassion and expertise.

                                                                         

Registration suggested beginning Monday, June 24 at 10:00 a.m. by calling 466-8055, ext. 208/254 or register online.

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

There are 22 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic Microsoft Office: Word II

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Learn the more about Microsoft Word in this level II class.

 Learn how to create these documents, how to navigate common and more advanced settings, and much more!

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.

 
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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Learn the more about Microsoft Word in this level II class.

 Learn how to create these documents, how to navigate common and more advanced settings, and much more!

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.

 
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Games Galore

Find out  how much fun games can be when we play without joy sticks, computers, or handheld gizmos and gadgets.  Come to the library and challenge your skills with some "unplugged" games on a Friday night.

For all ages

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main Children's Room 1

Find out  how much fun games can be when we play without joy sticks, computers, or handheld gizmos and gadgets.  Come to the library and challenge your skills with some "unplugged" games on a Friday night.

For all ages

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main Children's Room 1

 
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7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Levels: SPARK THE ARTS (THE LEVELS COFFEEHOUSE)

Are you a musician, dancer, comedian, poet, puppeteer or anything else that gets up on a stage?  Come perform in our SPARK THE ARTS coffeehouse!  Or just come to watch!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

Are you a musician, dancer, comedian, poet, puppeteer or anything else that gets up on a stage?  Come perform in our SPARK THE ARTS coffeehouse!  Or just come to watch!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

Saturday July 20, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Tai Chi facilitated by Joseph Panico

Tai Chi is an internal form of martial art that is practiced for health and self-defense. Incorporating breathing with slow and fluid movements, the exercise connects the internal focus of the mind with the external control of the body.  Practicing Tai Chi ultimately leads to Improved Circulation, Better Balance, Greater Flexibility, Increased Energy and Reduced Tension.

Joseph Panico has been practicing martial arts for more than 15 years.  He began his Tai Chi training in 1997 at Red Dragon Kung Fu Center under Sifu Rafael Gomez and has been studying Tai Chi and Qigong extensively with Sifu Joseph Laracuenta since 2002. “Our goal is to live a long and healthy life.  By focusing on ourselves we get to improve the quality of our life.  And by expressing that quality outward we get to improve the lives of others.”Joseph has also won numerous awards at the US Open Martial Arts Championship in Queens, NY, has performed Tai Chi at Citi Field, and has appeared as a guest on the Project Independence Radio Show 88.1FM WCWP.

Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes. 

$40 fee for entire series of 8 classes.  In-person registration only begins Monday, June 24 for Great Neck School District residents, and Monday, July 1 for non-residents.  Please make payment in cash, charge card, check or money order, made payable to "Great Neck Library."           

 Call 466-8055, ext. 254 for any further information.   

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Tai Chi is an internal form of martial art that is practiced for health and self-defense. Incorporating breathing with slow and fluid movements, the exercise connects the internal focus of the mind with the external control of the body.  Practicing Tai Chi ultimately leads to Improved Circulation, Better Balance, Greater Flexibility, Increased Energy and Reduced Tension.

Joseph Panico has been practicing martial arts for more than 15 years.  He began his Tai Chi training in 1997 at Red Dragon Kung Fu Center under Sifu Rafael Gomez and has been studying Tai Chi and Qigong extensively with Sifu Joseph Laracuenta since 2002. “Our goal is to live a long and healthy life.  By focusing on ourselves we get to improve the quality of our life.  And by expressing that quality outward we get to improve the lives of others.”Joseph has also won numerous awards at the US Open Martial Arts Championship in Queens, NY, has performed Tai Chi at Citi Field, and has appeared as a guest on the Project Independence Radio Show 88.1FM WCWP.

Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes. 

$40 fee for entire series of 8 classes.  In-person registration only begins Monday, June 24 for Great Neck School District residents, and Monday, July 1 for non-residents.  Please make payment in cash, charge card, check or money order, made payable to "Great Neck Library."           

 Call 466-8055, ext. 254 for any further information.   

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
National Moon Day! 3D Print Your Own Star Lab-Inspired Desk Lamp 11am

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Celebrate National Moon Day by 3D printing your own Star Lab inspired desk lamp using our 3D printers and Tinkercad. After designing your star lab you will build a simple LED circuit to light up your Star Lab once it prints.  

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis. Family program recommended ages 10 and up.

11:00 AM Session
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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Celebrate National Moon Day by 3D printing your own Star Lab inspired desk lamp using our 3D printers and Tinkercad. After designing your star lab you will build a simple LED circuit to light up your Star Lab once it prints.  

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis. Family program recommended ages 10 and up.

11:00 AM Session
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Space Cookies to Decorate

Come decorate delicious “Space” cookies with icing, sprinkles and other sweets.

Boxes will be available for cookies to be enjoyed at home.

For grades 2 - 6 only

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
There are 14 spaces available.

Come decorate delicious “Space” cookies with icing, sprinkles and other sweets.

Boxes will be available for cookies to be enjoyed at home.

For grades 2 - 6 only

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Space Cookies to Decorate

Come decorate delicious “Space” cookies with icing, sprinkles and other sweets.

Boxes will be available for cookies to be enjoyed at home.

For grades 2 - 6 only

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
There are many spaces available.

Come decorate delicious “Space” cookies with icing, sprinkles and other sweets.

Boxes will be available for cookies to be enjoyed at home.

For grades 2 - 6 only

Registration begins Wednesday, July 10 @ 9:30am Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

There are many spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
National Moon Day! 3D Print Your Own Star Lab-Inspired Desk Lamp 2pm

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Celebrate National Moon Day by 3D printing your own Star Lab inspired desk lamp using our 3D printers and Tinkercad. After designing your star lab you will build a simple LED circuit to light up your Star Lab once it prints.  

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis. Family program recommended ages 10 and up.

2:00 PM Session
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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Celebrate National Moon Day by 3D printing your own Star Lab inspired desk lamp using our 3D printers and Tinkercad. After designing your star lab you will build a simple LED circuit to light up your Star Lab once it prints.  

Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis. Family program recommended ages 10 and up.

2:00 PM Session
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Levels: ANIME NIGHT

Come celebrate the best in Japanese animation with movies, crafts, cosplay and more!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

Come celebrate the best in Japanese animation with movies, crafts, cosplay and more!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

Monday July 22, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Auto Painting 101 (11:00 Session)

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No artistic skill? No problem! You can now make an amazing piece of digital artwork in various artistic styles such as impressionism, watercolor, pencil sketch, and more, just by taking a picture. Learn how by coming to this program! Family friendly program, anyone under the age of 10 must be supervised by an adult.

No experience or artistic skills required. Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.

                                                                           11:00 AM Session

 

 
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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No artistic skill? No problem! You can now make an amazing piece of digital artwork in various artistic styles such as impressionism, watercolor, pencil sketch, and more, just by taking a picture. Learn how by coming to this program! Family friendly program, anyone under the age of 10 must be supervised by an adult.

No experience or artistic skills required. Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.

                                                                           11:00 AM Session

 

 
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Summer Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product!
 
For ages 2 through 5 with parent or caregiver; siblings welcome
 
Registration begins Wednesday, June 26, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, July 8, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: July 8, 15, 22, and 29; August 5, 12, 19, and 26
 
 
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 5 spaces available.
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product!
 
For ages 2 through 5 with parent or caregiver; siblings welcome
 
Registration begins Wednesday, June 26, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, July 8, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: July 8, 15, 22, and 29; August 5, 12, 19, and 26
 
 
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Coloring for Relaxation

Join us for a laid back and relaxing two hours of coloring on Monday afternoons. We will play nice soft music, and supply pencils and coloring pages. All you have to do is come in, relax, and color. Let your stress just melt away.

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Join us for a laid back and relaxing two hours of coloring on Monday afternoons. We will play nice soft music, and supply pencils and coloring pages. All you have to do is come in, relax, and color. Let your stress just melt away.

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Auto Painting 101 (3:00 Session)

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No artistic skill? No problem! You can now make an amazing piece of digital artwork in various artistic styles such as impressionism, watercolor, pencil sketch, and more, just by taking a picture. Learn how by coming to this program! Family friendly program, anyone under the age of 10 must be supervised by an adult.

No experience or artistic skills required. Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.

3:00 PM Session

 
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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No artistic skill? No problem! You can now make an amazing piece of digital artwork in various artistic styles such as impressionism, watercolor, pencil sketch, and more, just by taking a picture. Learn how by coming to this program! Family friendly program, anyone under the age of 10 must be supervised by an adult.

No experience or artistic skills required. Registration preferred. If space is available, walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first served basis.

3:00 PM Session

 
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Summer BINGO

Play for a chance to win BINGO Bucks that can be redeemed for prizes.  BINGO cards will be provided to children only!!

For grades 1 to 6

Space is limited to the first 25 children, and players will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Play for a chance to win BINGO Bucks that can be redeemed for prizes.  BINGO cards will be provided to children only!!

For grades 1 to 6

Space is limited to the first 25 children, and players will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Levels: MIXED MEDIA MONDAYS
Instructor: Laura Sweeney.  Learn how to draw using a variety of fun mediums with a unique prompt every week.  For beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels.

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center
Instructor: Laura Sweeney.  Learn how to draw using a variety of fun mediums with a unique prompt every week.  For beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels.

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Sidewalk Chalk Fun

Join us for some creative fun and a chance for you to show off your art skill as we decorate the pavement outside by the Children's department with chalk art.

For all ages

No registration required

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LOCATION: Outside Children's Dept.

Join us for some creative fun and a chance for you to show off your art skill as we decorate the pavement outside by the Children's department with chalk art.

For all ages

No registration required

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LOCATION: Outside Children's Dept.

 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Levels: SMARTPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY
Instructor: Jamie LaGasse.  We'll learn tips and techniques for taking eye-catching photos with your smartphone.  Step into the world of the truly insta-glamorous as we review how to frame our shots, work with lighting, and so much more! 

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center
Instructor: Jamie LaGasse.  We'll learn tips and techniques for taking eye-catching photos with your smartphone.  Step into the world of the truly insta-glamorous as we review how to frame our shots, work with lighting, and so much more! 

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

Tuesday July 23, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver; siblings welcome

No registration - just drop in!

Session of programs includes the following dates: July 9, 16, 23, and 30; August 6, 13, 20, and 27

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver; siblings welcome

No registration - just drop in!

Session of programs includes the following dates: July 9, 16, 23, and 30; August 6, 13, 20, and 27

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Conversation Group

The Library invites all practicing speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group.  These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English.   The emphasis in this group is on conversation and pronunciation of English. Any level students from beginners to more advanced speakers can improve spoken English in a friendly, unstressful atmostphere.  Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required.

 

 For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

The Library invites all practicing speakers of English to join our English Language Conversation Group.  These are small, informal groups of people that get together to have conversations in English.   The emphasis in this group is on conversation and pronunciation of English. Any level students from beginners to more advanced speakers can improve spoken English in a friendly, unstressful atmostphere.  Various conversation topics may be chosen. Refreshments will be served. No registration required.

 

 For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
GNL Tech Squad

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Don’t know how to your tech? Have a tech question that you can’t find the answer? Well, give our Tech Squad a try. Bring your smartphone, tablet, laptop, Microsoft office, or any technology you need help with in to learn more. Work one-on-one or in small groups alongside our tech experts, in short sessions lasting no longer than 30 minutes.

The Month of July we are in the Parkville branch.

No GNL Tech Squad on July 30th.

Also no GNL Tech Squad for the whole month of August.

Please contact the STEM Lab if you have any questions.

No registration, First come, first served.

CONTACT: Christopher Van Wickler  466-8055, ext. 230.   cvanwickler@gmail.com
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

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Don’t know how to your tech? Have a tech question that you can’t find the answer? Well, give our Tech Squad a try. Bring your smartphone, tablet, laptop, Microsoft office, or any technology you need help with in to learn more. Work one-on-one or in small groups alongside our tech experts, in short sessions lasting no longer than 30 minutes.

The Month of July we are in the Parkville branch.

No GNL Tech Squad on July 30th.

Also no GNL Tech Squad for the whole month of August.

Please contact the STEM Lab if you have any questions.

No registration, First come, first served.

CONTACT:
  Christopher Van Wickler
  466.8055, ext. 230. 
  cvanwickler@gmail.com

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
U.S. Supreme Court in American History presented by James Coll

This lecture will examine the evolving role of the U.S. Supreme Court in American history.  Our objective will be to get a better sense of how the Court works, how it deals with (or fails to deal with) controversial issues and how the "least dangerous branch" has secured its unique place in the American constitutional structure.

Jim Coll is an Adjunct Professor of American and Constitutional History at Hofstra University and Nassau Community College, an NYPD detective and the founder of ChangeNYS, a nonprofit organization formed to educate New Yorkers about the need for nonpartisan civic understanding and political reform in the state.

                                

Registration suggested beginning Monday, June 24 at 10:00 a.m. by calling 466-8055, ext. 208/254, or register online.

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
There are many spaces available.

This lecture will examine the evolving role of the U.S. Supreme Court in American history.  Our objective will be to get a better sense of how the Court works, how it deals with (or fails to deal with) controversial issues and how the "least dangerous branch" has secured its unique place in the American constitutional structure.

Jim Coll is an Adjunct Professor of American and Constitutional History at Hofstra University and Nassau Community College, an NYPD detective and the founder of ChangeNYS, a nonprofit organization formed to educate New Yorkers about the need for nonpartisan civic understanding and political reform in the state.

                                

Registration suggested beginning Monday, June 24 at 10:00 a.m. by calling 466-8055, ext. 208/254, or register online.

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

There are many spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Jr. Levels, Summer Club!

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Play games, work on crafts, learn about new technology and more! Join us for our Jr. Levels Summer Club which provides tweens a relaxed and supervised environment to try new activities and hang out with their friends! Jr. Levels programs are for children entering 5th and 6th grade.

Registration begins on June 14 at 10 a.m. Register online, in person, or by phone, 516-466-8055, ext. 216.    

CONTACT: Jamie LaGasse  516-466-8055 ext.216  jlagasse@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

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Play games, work on crafts, learn about new technology and more! Join us for our Jr. Levels Summer Club which provides tweens a relaxed and supervised environment to try new activities and hang out with their friends! Jr. Levels programs are for children entering 5th and 6th grade.

Registration begins on June 14 at 10 a.m. Register online, in person, or by phone, 516-466-8055, ext. 216.    

CONTACT:
  Jamie LaGasse
  516.466.8055 ext.216
  jlagasse@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
STREAM Along

Join us for some fun and exciting STREAM programming!  Each week will have give the participants the opportunity to get hands on with some STREAM principles!

Ages 2-10, registration starts June 26, 9:30 am ONLINE ONLY, and 10:01 am in person or via phone: 516-466-8055 x209

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Join us for some fun and exciting STREAM programming!  Each week will have give the participants the opportunity to get hands on with some STREAM principles!

Ages 2-10, registration starts June 26, 9:30 am ONLINE ONLY, and 10:01 am in person or via phone: 516-466-8055 x209

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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4:30 PM - 5:10 PM
STREAM Along

Join our summer program for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different activity each week.

For grades 1 - 4 only

Registration begins Wednesday, June 26 at 9:30am, Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Join our summer program for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different activity each week.

For grades 1 - 4 only

Registration begins Wednesday, June 26 at 9:30am, Online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Children's Crochet Club

Join us on Tuesdays in the summer for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Join us on Tuesdays in the summer for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Levels: 360° MOVIE MAKING
Instructor: Michael Meehan.  Join us to write and record innovative movies created with the GoPro 360 Fusion camera.  The viewer will experience your movie in 360 degrees, allowing you to fill your world with simultaneous action!  The audience will want to view the film from all angles to get the full story!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center
Instructor: Michael Meehan.  Join us to write and record innovative movies created with the GoPro 360 Fusion camera.  The viewer will experience your movie in 360 degrees, allowing you to fill your world with simultaneous action!  The audience will want to view the film from all angles to get the full story!

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Levels: STRETCH!
Instructor: Jonelle Robinson.  Stretch your muscles and improve your flexibility using basic yoga poses.  It can also be good for relaxation and stress/anxiety management.  Open to all levels of experience!  Just make sure you wear comfortable clothes.  

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center
Instructor: Jonelle Robinson.  Stretch your muscles and improve your flexibility using basic yoga poses.  It can also be good for relaxation and stress/anxiety management.  Open to all levels of experience!  Just make sure you wear comfortable clothes.  

Levels events take place at
THE LEVELS TEEN CENTER

Great Neck Library Main Building
159 Bayview Ave.
Great Neck, NY 11023


Free of charge.
For teens 7th grade and up.
Contact Levels for more info:
levels@greatnecklibrary.org
 

 

LOCATION: Levels Teen Center

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lego Night

Come join us for Lego Night! Build awesome creations that will be displayed in our branch for a whole week!

Children under 10 must have a grown-up present.

CONTACT: Parkville Branch
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Come join us for Lego Night! Build awesome creations that will be displayed in our branch for a whole week!

Children under 10 must have a grown-up present.

CONTACT:
  Parkville Branch
  
  

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
American Sign Language (ASL) for Beginners!

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Join us for this 4-week program to learn the basics of American Sign Language (ASL). 

CONTACT: Adam Hinz  516-466-8055 ext.246  ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

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Join us for this 4-week program to learn the basics of American Sign Language (ASL). 

CONTACT:
  Adam Hinz
  516.466.8055 ext.246
  ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Create a Personalized Cutting Board

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CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

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CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Board of Trustees Special Meeting at Station Branch
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
Wednesday July 24, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Help your child get on the road to becoming a reader by joining us each morning for stories t be read aloud!!

Join us Monday thru Saturday for a 30 minute story-time

For 2-5 years with parent/caregiver - siblings welcomed

Registration is not required (No programs on July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15)

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Read, Learn, Grow

Join us Wednesday mornings and listen to some great stories!  Stories will be read, songs will be sung, fun will be had.

Ages 2-5, siblings welcome

No Registration

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Join us Wednesday mornings and listen to some great stories!  Stories will be read, songs will be sung, fun will be had.

Ages 2-5, siblings welcome

No Registration

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Outdoor Sandbox

Our Sandbox will be available on Wednesday's mornings as an outdoor destination for kids to learn and play while getting some much needed fresh air and sensory fun while playing with friends.

For All Pre-Schoolers

No registration is needed

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LOCATION: Outside Children's Dept.

Our Sandbox will be available on Wednesday's mornings as an outdoor destination for kids to learn and play while getting some much needed fresh air and sensory fun while playing with friends.

For All Pre-Schoolers

No registration is needed

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LOCATION: Outside Children's Dept.

 
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12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Chess at Main

Enjoy a game of chess on Wednesdays at the Main Library, any time from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.   All skill levels welcome.

LOCATION: Small Multipurpose Room Main

Enjoy a game of chess on Wednesdays at the Main Library, any time from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.   All skill levels welcome.

LOCATION: Small Multipurpose Room Main

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at the Library

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at the Station Branch!  All levels welcome.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at the Station Branch!  All levels welcome.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

 
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday Film Matinee

FIRST MAN

2018, 141 minutes, PG-13

Director:  Damien Chazelle

Cast:     Claire Foy, Ryan Gosling, Pablo Schreiber, Christopher Abbott, Kyle Chandler, Jason Clarke

Synopsis: The riveting story behind the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the Apollo 11 flight. A visceral and intimate account told from Armstrong's perspective, based on the book by James R. Hansen. The film explores the triumphs and the cost - on Armstrong, his family, his colleagues, and the nation itself - of one of the most dangerous missions in history.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

 

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

FIRST MAN

2018, 141 minutes, PG-13

Director:  Damien Chazelle

Cast:     Claire Foy, Ryan Gosling, Pablo Schreiber, Christopher Abbott, Kyle Chandler, Jason Clarke

Synopsis: The riveting story behind the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the Apollo 11 flight. A visceral and intimate account told from Armstrong's perspective, based on the book by James R. Hansen. The film explores the triumphs and the cost - on Armstrong, his family, his colleagues, and the nation itself - of one of the most dangerous missions in history.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

 

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Intoduction to Debate

The art of debating provides students an engaging, active, and learner-centered activity. This class will help students build their confidence in public speaking and discover the basic fundamentals of debate. Grades 3-5

CONTACT: Egita Johnson  516-466-8055
LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library
There are 6 spaces available.

The art of debating provides students an engaging, active, and learner-centered activity. This class will help students build their confidence in public speaking and discover the basic fundamentals of debate. Grades 3-5

CONTACT:
  Egita Johnson
  516.466.8055
  

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Jr. Levels, Summer Club!