Wednesday August 15, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday August 16, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

LEISURE SEEKER

2017, 112 minutes, rated R

Director:  Paolo Virzi

Cast:      Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Janel Maloney, Joshua Mikel, Kirsty Mitchell, Dana Ivey, Christian Mckay

Synopsis:  A couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker.

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

LEISURE SEEKER

2017, 112 minutes, rated R

Director:  Paolo Virzi

Cast:      Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Janel Maloney, Joshua Mikel, Kirsty Mitchell, Dana Ivey, Christian Mckay

Synopsis:  A couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker.

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

Friday August 17, 2018
med_bag2
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
House Calls - The Doctor is In
Northwell Outreach

The Mission at Northwell Health House Calls is: To serve the highest need patients to achieve better care and health at a lower cost.

The House Calls program includes Advanced Illness Management and Independence at Home.

Presented by:

Joyce A. Racanelli, LCSW  Director, Ambulatory Care Management, House Calls Program/ Northwell Solutions

Linda A. Blatchly, Intake RN  Northwell House Calls

Registration suggested beginning June 25 by calling 466-8055, ext. 208/254, or register online.

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

The Mission at Northwell Health House Calls is: To serve the highest need patients to achieve better care and health at a lower cost.

The House Calls program includes Advanced Illness Management and Independence at Home.

Presented by:

Joyce A. Racanelli, LCSW  Director, Ambulatory Care Management, House Calls Program/ Northwell Solutions

Linda A. Blatchly, Intake RN  Northwell House Calls

Registration suggested beginning June 25 by calling 466-8055, ext. 208/254, or register online.

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

There are many spaces available.

Monday August 20, 2018
med_caduceus
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Strokes and Stroke Prevention

--Bio of Presenter Coming--

 

Ceil Sorrentino, RN

LOCATION: Station Branch

--Bio of Presenter Coming--

 

Ceil Sorrentino, RN

LOCATION: Station Branch

Wednesday August 22, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday August 23, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

GET OUT

2017, 104 minutes, rated R

Director:  Jordan Peele

Cast:      Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Catherine Keener, Bradley Whitford, Caleb Landry Jones, Marcus Henderson, Betty Gabriel

Synopsis: A young black man meets his white girlfriend's parents at their estate, only to find out that the situation is much more sinister than it appears.

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

GET OUT

2017, 104 minutes, rated R

Director:  Jordan Peele

Cast:      Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Catherine Keener, Bradley Whitford, Caleb Landry Jones, Marcus Henderson, Betty Gabriel

Synopsis: A young black man meets his white girlfriend's parents at their estate, only to find out that the situation is much more sinister than it appears.

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

Wednesday August 29, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday August 30, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

MOLLY'S GAME

2017, 141 minutes, rated R

Director:  Aaron Sorkin

Cast:      Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, Michael Cera

Synopsis:  The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.

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

MOLLY'S GAME

2017, 141 minutes, rated R

Director:  Aaron Sorkin

Cast:      Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, Michael Cera

Synopsis:  The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.

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

Wednesday September 5, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday September 6, 2018
med_bag2
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Free Blood Pressure Screenings at Station

Have your blood pressure checked by a clinical nurse from St. Francis Hospital, free of charge.

Hypertension affects an astounding one in four adult Americans. Also known as high blood pressure, this condition usually has no symptoms, which is why it is often called the “silent killer.”

No registration required. Will be held in the Reference area.

Screenings will be held on Thursdays, July 5, August 2, and September 6 at the Station Branch from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Have your blood pressure checked by a clinical nurse from St. Francis Hospital, free of charge.

Hypertension affects an astounding one in four adult Americans. Also known as high blood pressure, this condition usually has no symptoms, which is why it is often called the “silent killer.”

No registration required. Will be held in the Reference area.

Screenings will be held on Thursdays, July 5, August 2, and September 6 at the Station Branch from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

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

THE FLORIDA PROJECT

2017, 115 minutes, rated R

Director:  Sean Baker

Cast:      Willem Dafoe, Brooklyn Prince, Valeria Cotto

Synopsis:  Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.

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

THE FLORIDA PROJECT

2017, 115 minutes, rated R

Director:  Sean Baker

Cast:      Willem Dafoe, Brooklyn Prince, Valeria Cotto

Synopsis:  Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.

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

Tuesday September 11, 2018
misc_earth
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
The Library invites all new 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. 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. 218.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
The Library invites all new 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. 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. 218.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday September 12, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday September 13, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

THE WEDDING PLAN

2016, 110 minutes, rated PG, Hebrew with English subtitles

Director:  Rama Burshtein

Cast:      Dafi Alferon, Noa Koler, Oded Leopold, Ronny Merhavi, Udi Persi

Synopsis:  A poignant and funny romantic comedy about love, marriage, and faith in life's infinite possibilities. Michal, blindsided by her fiance's decision to call off their wedding with only a month's notice, is unwilling to return to single life. Michal decides to put her trust in fate and continue with her wedding plans, believing Mr. Right will appear by her chosen date. As the day of the ceremony grows closer and no suitor appears, Michal puts everything on the line to find happiness.

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

THE WEDDING PLAN

2016, 110 minutes, rated PG, Hebrew with English subtitles

Director:  Rama Burshtein

Cast:      Dafi Alferon, Noa Koler, Oded Leopold, Ronny Merhavi, Udi Persi

Synopsis:  A poignant and funny romantic comedy about love, marriage, and faith in life's infinite possibilities. Michal, blindsided by her fiance's decision to call off their wedding with only a month's notice, is unwilling to return to single life. Michal decides to put her trust in fate and continue with her wedding plans, believing Mr. Right will appear by her chosen date. As the day of the ceremony grows closer and no suitor appears, Michal puts everything on the line to find happiness.

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

Tuesday September 18, 2018
misc_earth
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
The Library invites all new 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. 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. 218.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
The Library invites all new 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. 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. 218.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday September 25, 2018
misc_earth
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
The Library invites all new 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. 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. 218.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
The Library invites all new 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. 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. 218.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
West Egg Book Club

Date Change! This event has been changed to this new date.  The West Egg Book Club will now be meeting on the Last Tuesday of each month, barring any holiday conflicts.  All are welcome to attend!

West Egg Book Club

September:Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

The lives of three women are set on a collision course when Kasia is sent to Ravensbrück, the notorious Nazi concentration camp for women. Their stories cross continents, as Caroline and Kasia strive to bring justice to those whom history has forgotten.
 
Please contact Reference early enough to obtain your copy of the book. Books may take 10 to 14 days to reach us from outside the Library.

 

LOCATION: Station Branch

Date Change! This event has been changed to this new date.  The West Egg Book Club will now be meeting on the Last Tuesday of each month, barring any holiday conflicts.  All are welcome to attend!

West Egg Book Club

September:Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

The lives of three women are set on a collision course when Kasia is sent to Ravensbrück, the notorious Nazi concentration camp for women. Their stories cross continents, as Caroline and Kasia strive to bring justice to those whom history has forgotten.
 
Please contact Reference early enough to obtain your copy of the book. Books may take 10 to 14 days to reach us from outside the Library.

 

LOCATION: Station Branch

Wednesday September 26, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble, now at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday September 27, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN

2017, 107 minutes, rated PG

Director:  Simon Curtis

Cast:      Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Will Tilston

Synopsis:  A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne, and his nanny Olive, Christopher Robin and his family are swept up in the international success of the books; the enchanting tales bringing hope and comfort to England after the First World War. But with the eyes of the world on Christopher Robin, what will the cost be to the family?

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

GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN

2017, 107 minutes, rated PG

Director:  Simon Curtis

Cast:      Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Will Tilston

Synopsis:  A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne, and his nanny Olive, Christopher Robin and his family are swept up in the international success of the books; the enchanting tales bringing hope and comfort to England after the First World War. But with the eyes of the world on Christopher Robin, what will the cost be to the family?

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

Tuesday October 2, 2018
misc_earth
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday October 3, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday October 4, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

DISOBEDIENCE

2017, 115 minutes, rated R

Director:  Sebastian Lelio

Cast:      Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, Alessandro Nivola

Synopsis: A woman returns to her Orthodox Jewish community that shunned her for her attraction to a childhood friend. Once back, their passions reignite as they explore the boundaries of faith and sexuality.

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

DISOBEDIENCE

2017, 115 minutes, rated R

Director:  Sebastian Lelio

Cast:      Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, Alessandro Nivola

Synopsis: A woman returns to her Orthodox Jewish community that shunned her for her attraction to a childhood friend. Once back, their passions reignite as they explore the boundaries of faith and sexuality.

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

Tuesday October 9, 2018
misc_earth
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday October 10, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday October 11, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

TULLY             

 2018,  96 minutes, rated R        

Director:    Jason Reitman

Cast:         Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, Mark Duplass


Synopsis:  Marlo, a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother. Hesitant to the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a unique bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging young nanny named Tully.

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

TULLY             

 2018,  96 minutes, rated R        

Director:    Jason Reitman

Cast:         Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, Mark Duplass


Synopsis:  Marlo, a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother. Hesitant to the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a unique bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging young nanny named Tully.

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

Tuesday October 16, 2018
misc_earth
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday October 17, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday October 18, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

THE DEATH OF STALIN

2018, 107 minutes, rated R

Director:  Armando Iannucci

Cast:      Steve Buscemi, Jeffrey Tambor, Michael Palin, Rupert Friend, Jason Isaacs

Synopsis: When the tyrannical ruler Stalin dies, his hapless inner circle scrambles to come up with the next evolution of the revolution, but it's clear everyone is really out for themselves.

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

THE DEATH OF STALIN

2018, 107 minutes, rated R

Director:  Armando Iannucci

Cast:      Steve Buscemi, Jeffrey Tambor, Michael Palin, Rupert Friend, Jason Isaacs

Synopsis: When the tyrannical ruler Stalin dies, his hapless inner circle scrambles to come up with the next evolution of the revolution, but it's clear everyone is really out for themselves.

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

Wednesday October 24, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday October 25, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

THE MEASURE OF A MAN

2015, 91 minutes, Not rated, French with English subtitles

Director:  Stephane Brize

Cast:      Vincent London

Synopsis:  Unemployed everyman Thierry must submit to a series of quietly humiliating ordeals in his search for work.

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

THE MEASURE OF A MAN

2015, 91 minutes, Not rated, French with English subtitles

Director:  Stephane Brize

Cast:      Vincent London

Synopsis:  Unemployed everyman Thierry must submit to a series of quietly humiliating ordeals in his search for work.

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

Tuesday October 30, 2018
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
West Egg Book Club

West Egg Book Club

October Title: Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

This rhapsodic tribute to a bygone era conjures up mesmerizing images of 1930s New York.  Two worlds collide on New Year's Eve 1937, and three lives will never be the same.  For Katey Kontent and Eve Ross, two working gals out on the town, a chance encounter with patrician banker Tinker Grey sets into motion a series of events causing far-reaching consequences.  As Towles explores the seemingly random ways in which both choice and chance can impact the future, Katey, Eve, and Tinker each face a dark night of the soul, during which fates are twisted, reshaped, and realigned.  Discerning readers will draw parallels between Towles and the ominously ironic Edith Wharton while relishing the fact that the snappy dialogue and descriptive prose are wrapped in a compelling narrative. (Booklist Reviews)

Please contact Reference early enough to obtain your copy of the book. Books may take 10 to 14 days to reach us from outside the Library.

 

LOCATION: Station Branch

West Egg Book Club

October Title: Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

This rhapsodic tribute to a bygone era conjures up mesmerizing images of 1930s New York.  Two worlds collide on New Year's Eve 1937, and three lives will never be the same.  For Katey Kontent and Eve Ross, two working gals out on the town, a chance encounter with patrician banker Tinker Grey sets into motion a series of events causing far-reaching consequences.  As Towles explores the seemingly random ways in which both choice and chance can impact the future, Katey, Eve, and Tinker each face a dark night of the soul, during which fates are twisted, reshaped, and realigned.  Discerning readers will draw parallels between Towles and the ominously ironic Edith Wharton while relishing the fact that the snappy dialogue and descriptive prose are wrapped in a compelling narrative. (Booklist Reviews)

Please contact Reference early enough to obtain your copy of the book. Books may take 10 to 14 days to reach us from outside the Library.

 

LOCATION: Station Branch

Wednesday October 31, 2018
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday November 1, 2018
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

FINDING YOUR FEET


2017, 111 minutes, PG-13

Director:  Richard Loncraine

Cast:      Timothy Spall, Joanna Lumley, Imelda Staunton, Celia Imrie, David Hatman, John Sessions


Synopsis:  On the eve of retirement, a judgmental middle-class snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile with her bohemian sister who lives on an impoverished inner-city council estate.

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

FINDING YOUR FEET


2017, 111 minutes, PG-13

Director:  Richard Loncraine

Cast:      Timothy Spall, Joanna Lumley, Imelda Staunton, Celia Imrie, David Hatman, John Sessions


Synopsis:  On the eve of retirement, a judgmental middle-class snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile with her bohemian sister who lives on an impoverished inner-city council estate.

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

Saturday November 3, 2018
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Performance Poets Readings at Station
Join us for our monthly Open Mic forum hosted by George Pafitis in collaboration with the Performance Poets Association. .Open to all.  Participate in reading your own work and/or listen and support others.

Performance Poets Association is a non-profit organization that provides a forum for local artists and brings original poetry and related arts to the public.

              

A featured poet will read for 20 minutes at each session, followed by an open-mic. 

The event is coordinated and facilitated by George Pafitis.

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
Join us for our monthly Open Mic forum hosted by George Pafitis in collaboration with the Performance Poets Association. .Open to all.  Participate in reading your own work and/or listen and support others.

Performance Poets Association is a non-profit organization that provides a forum for local artists and brings original poetry and related arts to the public.

              

A featured poet will read for 20 minutes at each session, followed by an open-mic. 

The event is coordinated and facilitated by George Pafitis.

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Tuesday November 6, 2018
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday November 7, 2018
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday November 8, 2018
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

ON CHESIL BEACH


 2018, 111 minutes, rated R

Director:  Dominic Cooke

Cast:      Saoirse Ronan, Emily Watson, Anne-Marie Duff, Samuel West


Synopsis:  Based on Ian McEwan's novel. In 1962 England, a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night.

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

ON CHESIL BEACH


 2018, 111 minutes, rated R

Director:  Dominic Cooke

Cast:      Saoirse Ronan, Emily Watson, Anne-Marie Duff, Samuel West


Synopsis:  Based on Ian McEwan's novel. In 1962 England, a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night.

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

Tuesday November 13, 2018
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday November 14, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday November 15, 2018
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

SWEET BEAN


 2015, 113 minutes, Not rated, Japanese with English subtitles

Director:  Naomi Kawase

Cast:      Kirin Kiki, Masatoshi Nagase, Kyara Uchida


Synopsis:  A delicious red bean paste is the sweet heart of the dorayaki pancakes that Sentaro sells from his little bakery to a small but loyal clientele. Absorbed in sad memories and distant thoughts, Sentaro cooks with skill but without enthusiasm. When 76-year-old Tokue responds to his ad for an assistant and cheerfully offers to work for a ridiculously low wage, Sentaro is skeptical about the eccentric old lady's ability to endure the long hours.

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

SWEET BEAN


 2015, 113 minutes, Not rated, Japanese with English subtitles

Director:  Naomi Kawase

Cast:      Kirin Kiki, Masatoshi Nagase, Kyara Uchida


Synopsis:  A delicious red bean paste is the sweet heart of the dorayaki pancakes that Sentaro sells from his little bakery to a small but loyal clientele. Absorbed in sad memories and distant thoughts, Sentaro cooks with skill but without enthusiasm. When 76-year-old Tokue responds to his ad for an assistant and cheerfully offers to work for a ridiculously low wage, Sentaro is skeptical about the eccentric old lady's ability to endure the long hours.

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

Tuesday November 20, 2018
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday November 21, 2018
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Tuesday November 27, 2018
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
West Egg Book Club

West Egg Book Club

November Title: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer

Written with warmth and humor as a series of letters, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is a celebration of the written word in all its guises, and of finding connection in the most surprising ways. In 1946 England, writer Juliet Ashton receives a letter from a man living on Guernsey, recently liberated from Nazi occupation.  So begins a correspondence that introduces Juliet to members of a unique reading group.  Named to protect its members from arrest by the Germans, the society shares their unique love of literature and life with a newfound friend.  Charming and optimistic without trivializing its dark subject, this debut epistolary novel celebrates the power of books to connect and comfort people during difficult times.  Reminiscent of Helene Hanff's 84 Charing Cross Road, this is a warm, funny, tender, and thoroughly entertaining celebration of the power of the written word. (Library Journal)

Please contact Reference early enough to obtain your copy of the book.  Books may take 10 to 14 days to reach us from outside the Library.

 

LOCATION: Station Branch

West Egg Book Club

November Title: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer

Written with warmth and humor as a series of letters, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is a celebration of the written word in all its guises, and of finding connection in the most surprising ways. In 1946 England, writer Juliet Ashton receives a letter from a man living on Guernsey, recently liberated from Nazi occupation.  So begins a correspondence that introduces Juliet to members of a unique reading group.  Named to protect its members from arrest by the Germans, the society shares their unique love of literature and life with a newfound friend.  Charming and optimistic without trivializing its dark subject, this debut epistolary novel celebrates the power of books to connect and comfort people during difficult times.  Reminiscent of Helene Hanff's 84 Charing Cross Road, this is a warm, funny, tender, and thoroughly entertaining celebration of the power of the written word. (Library Journal)

Please contact Reference early enough to obtain your copy of the book.  Books may take 10 to 14 days to reach us from outside the Library.

 

LOCATION: Station Branch

Wednesday November 28, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday November 29, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

LEAN ON PETE

2017, 122 minutes, rated R

Director:  Andrew Haigh

Cast:   Steve Buscemi, Travis Fimmel, Chole Sevigny, Thomas Mann, Charlie Plummer, Steve Zahn 

Synopsis:  Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson arrives in Portland, Oregon with his single father Ray, both of them eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds acceptance and camaraderie at a local racetrack where he lands a job caring for an aging Quarter Horse named Lean On Pete. The horse's owner Del Montgomery and his jockey Bonnie help Charley fill the void of his father's absence-until he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter.

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

LEAN ON PETE

2017, 122 minutes, rated R

Director:  Andrew Haigh

Cast:   Steve Buscemi, Travis Fimmel, Chole Sevigny, Thomas Mann, Charlie Plummer, Steve Zahn 

Synopsis:  Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson arrives in Portland, Oregon with his single father Ray, both of them eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds acceptance and camaraderie at a local racetrack where he lands a job caring for an aging Quarter Horse named Lean On Pete. The horse's owner Del Montgomery and his jockey Bonnie help Charley fill the void of his father's absence-until he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter.

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

Tuesday December 4, 2018
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday December 5, 2018
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Station Holiday Tea & Cookie Exchange

Bring a batch of cookies and swap with your fellow friends and neighbors! Coffee and Tea will be served. We will provide "to go" boxes if anyone wants to take some cookies home.  Please bring an index card with ingredients in case of allergies.

No Registration required.  Admission = a batch of cookies

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Bring a batch of cookies and swap with your fellow friends and neighbors! Coffee and Tea will be served. We will provide "to go" boxes if anyone wants to take some cookies home.  Please bring an index card with ingredients in case of allergies.

No Registration required.  Admission = a batch of cookies

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Thursday December 6, 2018
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

BOOK CLUB

2018, 104 minutes, rated PG-13

Director:  Bill Holderman

Cast:  Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Mary Steenburgen

Synopsis:  Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.

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

BOOK CLUB

2018, 104 minutes, rated PG-13

Director:  Bill Holderman

Cast:  Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Mary Steenburgen

Synopsis:  Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.

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

Tuesday December 11, 2018
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
English Language Conversation facilitated by Librarian Barbara Buckley
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
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.
Classes will be held on October 2, 9, 16, 30 (no class on Oct. 23), November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 (no classes  Dec. 18 or 25).
For further information, please call the Reference Dept. at (516) 466-8055, ext. 302.
 
 
LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Wednesday December 12, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday December 13, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

GAME NIGHT

2018, 100 minutes, rated R

Director:  John Francis Daley, Jonathan M. Goldstein

Cast:  Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams, Kyle Chandler, Michael C. Hall

Synopsis:  A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights find themselves trying to solve a murder mystery.

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

GAME NIGHT

2018, 100 minutes, rated R

Director:  John Francis Daley, Jonathan M. Goldstein

Cast:  Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams, Kyle Chandler, Michael C. Hall

Synopsis:  A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights find themselves trying to solve a murder mystery.

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

Tuesday December 18, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
West Egg Book Club

West Egg Book Club

December Title: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

Ursula todd was born in 1910 and is fated to die and be reborn over and over until she "gets it right".  Life after life after life: Atkinson's telling title suggest not some glorious afterworld but the structure of this remarkable novel, about an English girl born in February, 1910.  In fact, Ursula is stillborn in an opening chapter but emerges a healthy baby in the next; and the author then hopscotches through time, circling back to offer alternate versions of Ursula's life.  Did Ursula endure an unwanted pregnancy, see her broher die of influenza, enter into a sour marriage, or not? Did she survive World Warr II Britain or instead marry a German and face down Hitler, a gun in her hand? Atkinson delivers a clear understanding that one life can take different avenues, and what a difference that can make.  (Library Journal)

Please contact Reference early enough to obtain your copy of the book.  Books may take 10 to 14 days to reach us from outside the Library.

 

LOCATION: Station Branch

West Egg Book Club

December Title: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

Ursula todd was born in 1910 and is fated to die and be reborn over and over until she "gets it right".  Life after life after life: Atkinson's telling title suggest not some glorious afterworld but the structure of this remarkable novel, about an English girl born in February, 1910.  In fact, Ursula is stillborn in an opening chapter but emerges a healthy baby in the next; and the author then hopscotches through time, circling back to offer alternate versions of Ursula's life.  Did Ursula endure an unwanted pregnancy, see her broher die of influenza, enter into a sour marriage, or not? Did she survive World Warr II Britain or instead marry a German and face down Hitler, a gun in her hand? Atkinson delivers a clear understanding that one life can take different avenues, and what a difference that can make.  (Library Journal)

Please contact Reference early enough to obtain your copy of the book.  Books may take 10 to 14 days to reach us from outside the Library.

 

LOCATION: Station Branch

Wednesday December 19, 2018
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Thursday December 20, 2018
ent_filmproj
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday Film Encore

OCEAN'S 8

2018, 110 minutes, rated PG-13

Director:  Gary Ross

Cast:  Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Grifin Dunne

Synopsis:  Debbie Ocean gathers a crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City's yearly Met Gala.

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

OCEAN'S 8

2018, 110 minutes, rated PG-13

Director:  Gary Ross

Cast:  Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Grifin Dunne

Synopsis:  Debbie Ocean gathers a crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City's yearly Met Gala.

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

Wednesday December 26, 2018
rec_Scrabble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scrabble at Station

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch

Enjoy a game of Scrabble with new friends at all levels, at the Station Branch!

Wednesdays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Station Branch


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