815 Deer Park Avenue North Babylon, N.Y. 11703


Unless otherwise noted, the first week of sign-up for all Adult programs is limited to North Babylon residents only. Non-residents may sign up, space permitting, 1 week later. All fees are non-refundable. Children's and Young adult programs are limited to North Babylon cardholders only. Please notify the Library if handicapped access to programs is required.

 

Tuesday April 24, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Morning Book Discussion

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

Spaceman by Mike Massimino

Inspiring, candid, engaging

A memoir by an unlikely astronaut who helped save the Hubble telescope describes his first spacewalks, the loss of his fellow astronauts in the Columbia disaster, and his ongoing support of future space travel ventures. 2016.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

Spaceman by Mike Massimino

Inspiring, candid, engaging

A memoir by an unlikely astronaut who helped save the Hubble telescope describes his first spacewalks, the loss of his fellow astronauts in the Columbia disaster, and his ongoing support of future space travel ventures. 2016.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are 9 spaces available.

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors Volunteers

Help an adult with their tablet, phone, or computer.  Community Service Credit given.  North Babylon School District residents only, grades 6-12.

LOCATION: Reference Area
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Help an adult with their tablet, phone, or computer.  Community Service Credit given.  North Babylon School District residents only, grades 6-12.

LOCATION: Reference Area

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Ceramic Frog Stack

We will be painting a ceramic frog stack! All supplies will be included in the class along with complete instructions. There is a $10 fee due upon registration. 

LOCATION: Reference Area

We will be painting a ceramic frog stack! All supplies will be included in the class along with complete instructions. There is a $10 fee due upon registration. 

LOCATION: Reference Area


Wednesday April 25, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Using the Library’s Online Catalog

Learn how to search for, request, and renew library items online from home. Bring your library card to class. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are 8 spaces available.

Learn how to search for, request, and renew library items online from home. Bring your library card to class. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are 8 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Waffles & Ice Cream

Grades K-5

Have fun helping to make Belgium waffles, then top them with ice cream, whipped cream, sprinkles and candy.  Enjoy!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Grades K-5

Have fun helping to make Belgium waffles, then top them with ice cream, whipped cream, sprinkles and candy.  Enjoy!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room


 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
SAT Review- Cancelled

Prepare for the SAT or PSAT with this review course.  Classes will be held at Deer Park Library on 4/11 and 4/18 and at North Babylon Library on 4/25 and 5/2.  All classes from 6:30-8:30PM.  $85 fee due upon registration which includes study material.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Prepare for the SAT or PSAT with this review course.  Classes will be held at Deer Park Library on 4/11 and 4/18 and at North Babylon Library on 4/25 and 5/2.  All classes from 6:30-8:30PM.  $85 fee due upon registration which includes study material.

LOCATION: Meeting Room


Thursday April 26, 2018
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9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
T'ai Chi Ch’uan

This seven-week session in Yang-style T’ai Chi Ch’uan will focus on a two-posture, nine-move short-form with each class building on the previous. Patrons should wear loose-fitting clothing that will allow for full body movement.  Light, soft-soled shoes are also recommended.

Registration begins March 1 for North Babylon cardholders, March 8 for all others. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There is 1 space available.

This seven-week session in Yang-style T’ai Chi Ch’uan will focus on a two-posture, nine-move short-form with each class building on the previous. Patrons should wear loose-fitting clothing that will allow for full body movement.  Light, soft-soled shoes are also recommended.

Registration begins March 1 for North Babylon cardholders, March 8 for all others. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There is 1 space available.

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Smoking Cessation

Learn to Be Tobacco Free

This free smoking cessation program is offered by the Suffolk County Office of Health Education. Those who use all forms of tobacco, including cigars, pipes and chew tobacco are welcome to register for this beneficial program.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
The registration period has ended.

Learn to Be Tobacco Free

This free smoking cessation program is offered by the Suffolk County Office of Health Education. Those who use all forms of tobacco, including cigars, pipes and chew tobacco are welcome to register for this beneficial program.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

The registration period has ended.

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
English Conversation Practice Group

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

Friday April 27, 2018
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9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
T'ai Chi Ch’uan

This is a make-up class session.

This seven-week session in Yang-style T’ai Chi Ch’uan will focus on a two-posture, nine-move short-form with each class building on the previous. Patrons should wear loose-fitting clothing that will allow for full body movement.  Light, soft-soled shoes are also recommended.

Registration begins March 1 for North Babylon cardholders, March 8 for all others. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There is 1 space available.

This is a make-up class session.

This seven-week session in Yang-style T’ai Chi Ch’uan will focus on a two-posture, nine-move short-form with each class building on the previous. Patrons should wear loose-fitting clothing that will allow for full body movement.  Light, soft-soled shoes are also recommended.

Registration begins March 1 for North Babylon cardholders, March 8 for all others. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There is 1 space available.

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stepping On : Cancelled

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment.

Stepping On is a program that empowers mature adults to carry out healthy behaviors that reduce the risk of falls, improve self-management and increase quality of life.

This program is facilitated by two trained leaders, one who is a health professional from the Suffolk County Department of Health and a peer leader who meets the criteria for the class.

It is a community-based workshop offered once a week for seven weeks using adult education and self-efficacy principals. Senior citizens develop specific knowledge and skills to prevent falls in community settings. Subjects covered include:

  • improving strength and balance
  • home and community safety
  • vision
  • footwear
  • medication review

It is the process in which Stepping On is taught that make the program so effective. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants’ confidence in their ability to manage their health behaviors resulting in the reduction of falls with the goal of maintaining active and fulfilling lives.

LOCATION: Children's Room
The registration period has ended.

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment.

Stepping On is a program that empowers mature adults to carry out healthy behaviors that reduce the risk of falls, improve self-management and increase quality of life.

This program is facilitated by two trained leaders, one who is a health professional from the Suffolk County Department of Health and a peer leader who meets the criteria for the class.

It is a community-based workshop offered once a week for seven weeks using adult education and self-efficacy principals. Senior citizens develop specific knowledge and skills to prevent falls in community settings. Subjects covered include:

  • improving strength and balance
  • home and community safety
  • vision
  • footwear
  • medication review

It is the process in which Stepping On is taught that make the program so effective. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants’ confidence in their ability to manage their health behaviors resulting in the reduction of falls with the goal of maintaining active and fulfilling lives.

LOCATION: Children's Room

The registration period has ended.

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

I, Tonya (R)

Bio/Comedy/Drama:  Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the US Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Starring:  Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

I, Tonya (R)

Bio/Comedy/Drama:  Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the US Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Starring:  Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

I, Tonya (R)

Bio/Comedy/Drama:  Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the US Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Starring:  Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

I, Tonya (R)

Bio/Comedy/Drama:  Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the US Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Starring:  Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Chess Buddies Volunteers

Help children to improve their chess game.  Community Service Credit given.  This registration is for the March and April programs.  North Babylon School District residents only.  Grades 6-12.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There is 1 space available.

Help children to improve their chess game.  Community Service Credit given.  This registration is for the March and April programs.  North Babylon School District residents only.  Grades 6-12.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There is 1 space available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Chess Club

Grades 1-5
Practice your game and improve your skills by matching wits with your playing partners!  Registration for this program will not count towards the three program sign-up limit per month.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room
There are 9 spaces available.

Grades 1-5
Practice your game and improve your skills by matching wits with your playing partners!  Registration for this program will not count towards the three program sign-up limit per month.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

There are 9 spaces available.

Saturday April 28, 2018
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Defensive Driving

This is a Defensive Driving course for patrons of all ages. There is a $45 fee payable to Cultural Programming Fund. Please come to the Circulation Desk to register.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

This is a Defensive Driving course for patrons of all ages. There is a $45 fee payable to Cultural Programming Fund. Please come to the Circulation Desk to register.

LOCATION: Meeting Room


Monday April 30, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Beginning Mah Jongg

Come join in the fun! Learn to play Mah Jongg, an exciting Chinese tile game. Instruction will include the mechanics of the game as well as strategies. No prior experience needed. $9 fee includes 2018 Mah Jongg Card.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Come join in the fun! Learn to play Mah Jongg, an exciting Chinese tile game. Instruction will include the mechanics of the game as well as strategies. No prior experience needed. $9 fee includes 2018 Mah Jongg Card.

LOCATION: Reference Area


 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sunflower Power

Grades K-5

Weave a sunflower centerpiece and plant a couple of different types of sunflower seeds to take home.  Enjoy a sunflower seed snack as you learn about this versatile food source.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Grades K-5

Weave a sunflower centerpiece and plant a couple of different types of sunflower seeds to take home.  Enjoy a sunflower seed snack as you learn about this versatile food source.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room


Tuesday May 1, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
PBMC Health Speaker : Cancelled

There will be no speaker on May 1. The next health speaker will be Tuesday, June 5. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There will be no speaker on May 1. The next health speaker will be Tuesday, June 5. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Wednesday May 2, 2018
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9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
One-On-One Medicare Counseling and Assistance

Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits.

By appointment only; call the reference desk at 631-669-4020 for a half-hour appointment. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits.

By appointment only; call the reference desk at 631-669-4020 for a half-hour appointment. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
SAT Review

Prepare for the SAT or PSAT with this review course.  Classes will be held at Deer Park Library on 4/11 and 4/18 and at North Babylon Library on 4/25 and 5/2.  All classes from 6:30-8:30PM.  $85 fee due upon registration which includes study material.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Prepare for the SAT or PSAT with this review course.  Classes will be held at Deer Park Library on 4/11 and 4/18 and at North Babylon Library on 4/25 and 5/2.  All classes from 6:30-8:30PM.  $85 fee due upon registration which includes study material.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Thursday May 3, 2018
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Long Island Educational Opportunity Center

Learn about the free tuition academic programs and workforce development available at the LIEOC in Farmingdale, including HSE, ESOL, college prep, and other career programs.  

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are 40 spaces available.

Learn about the free tuition academic programs and workforce development available at the LIEOC in Farmingdale, including HSE, ESOL, college prep, and other career programs.  

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are 40 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Evening Book Discussion

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult

Complex, intricately plotted, bleak

In the aftermath of a small-town school shooting, lawyer Jordan McAfee finds himself defending a youth who desperately needs someone on his side, while detective Patrick Ducharme works with the primary witness--the daughter of the judge assigned to the case. 2007.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are many spaces available.

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult

Complex, intricately plotted, bleak

In the aftermath of a small-town school shooting, lawyer Jordan McAfee finds himself defending a youth who desperately needs someone on his side, while detective Patrick Ducharme works with the primary witness--the daughter of the judge assigned to the case. 2007.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are many spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Star Wars Totes
LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are 13 spaces available.
LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are 13 spaces available.

Friday May 4, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stepping On : Cancelled

This program has been cancelled due to low enrollment.

Stepping On is a program that empowers mature adults to carry out healthy behaviors that reduce the risk of falls, improve self-management and increase quality of life.

This program is facilitated by two trained leaders, one who is a health professional from the Suffolk County Department of Health and a peer leader who meets the criteria for the class.

It is a community-based workshop offered once a week for seven weeks using adult education and self-efficacy principals. Senior citizens develop specific knowledge and skills to prevent falls in community settings. Subjects covered include:

  • improving strength and balance
  • home and community safety
  • vision
  • footwear
  • medication review

It is the process in which Stepping On is taught that make the program so effective. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants’ confidence in their ability to manage their health behaviors resulting in the reduction of falls with the goal of maintaining active and fulfilling lives.

LOCATION: Young Adult Area
The registration period has ended.

This program has been cancelled due to low enrollment.

Stepping On is a program that empowers mature adults to carry out healthy behaviors that reduce the risk of falls, improve self-management and increase quality of life.

This program is facilitated by two trained leaders, one who is a health professional from the Suffolk County Department of Health and a peer leader who meets the criteria for the class.

It is a community-based workshop offered once a week for seven weeks using adult education and self-efficacy principals. Senior citizens develop specific knowledge and skills to prevent falls in community settings. Subjects covered include:

  • improving strength and balance
  • home and community safety
  • vision
  • footwear
  • medication review

It is the process in which Stepping On is taught that make the program so effective. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants’ confidence in their ability to manage their health behaviors resulting in the reduction of falls with the goal of maintaining active and fulfilling lives.

LOCATION: Young Adult Area

The registration period has ended.

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-In Play Date

Drop by the Children's room with your Preschooler 18 months to 5 years for a play date with other children of the same age group.  We supply the space and toys - you supply the fun!  Siblings Welcome-No registration required.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Drop by the Children's room with your Preschooler 18 months to 5 years for a play date with other children of the same age group.  We supply the space and toys - you supply the fun!  Siblings Welcome-No registration required.

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Darkest Hour (PG-13)

Bio/Drama:  During the early days of WW II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.  Starring:  Gary Oldman, Lily James, 2 hrs. 5 min.

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Darkest Hour (PG-13)

Bio/Drama:  During the early days of WW II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.  Starring:  Gary Oldman, Lily James, 2 hrs. 5 min.

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Darkest Hour (PG-13)

Bio/Drama:  During the early days of WW II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.  Starring:  Gary Oldman, Lily James, 2 hrs. 5 min.

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Darkest Hour (PG-13)

Bio/Drama:  During the early days of WW II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.  Starring:  Gary Oldman, Lily James, 2 hrs. 5 min.

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Saturday May 5, 2018
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9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
AARP Defensive Driving

Please come into the library to register for this program. $20 fee for AARP members, $25 for non-members. Check or money order only, made payable to AARP. If you are an AARP member, please bring your AARP Membership card to class.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Please come into the library to register for this program. $20 fee for AARP members, $25 for non-members. Check or money order only, made payable to AARP. If you are an AARP member, please bring your AARP Membership card to class.

LOCATION: Meeting Room


Monday May 7, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Beginning Mah Jongg

Come join in the fun! Learn to play Mah Jongg, an exciting Chinese tile game. Instruction will include the mechanics of the game as well as strategies. No prior experience needed. $9 fee includes 2018 Mah Jongg Card.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Come join in the fun! Learn to play Mah Jongg, an exciting Chinese tile game. Instruction will include the mechanics of the game as well as strategies. No prior experience needed. $9 fee includes 2018 Mah Jongg Card.

LOCATION: Reference Area


 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Career Counselor

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Tuesday May 8, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Just Baby and Me

Ages Birth to 18 months

Join us for music, rhymes, finger-plays, and age appropriate activities for your baby!  

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages Birth to 18 months

Join us for music, rhymes, finger-plays, and age appropriate activities for your baby!  

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors Volunteers
LOCATION: Reference Area
Wednesday May 9, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Mother's Day Gift Set

Make something special for that lovely lady in your life!  Learn about the safe use of essential oils and the basics of soap making as we create a melt and pour glycerin soap and floral sachet to bring home. Recipes, labels and products included!

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are 10 spaces available.

Make something special for that lovely lady in your life!  Learn about the safe use of essential oils and the basics of soap making as we create a melt and pour glycerin soap and floral sachet to bring home. Recipes, labels and products included!

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are 10 spaces available.

Thursday May 10, 2018
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3:45 PM - 5:15 PM
Mother's Day Surprise Volunteers
LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Smoking Cessation

Learn to Be Tobacco Free

This free smoking cessation program is offered by the Suffolk County Office of Health Education. Those who use all forms of tobacco, including cigars, pipes and chew tobacco are welcome to register for this beneficial program.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
The registration period has ended.

Learn to Be Tobacco Free

This free smoking cessation program is offered by the Suffolk County Office of Health Education. Those who use all forms of tobacco, including cigars, pipes and chew tobacco are welcome to register for this beneficial program.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

The registration period has ended.

 
lib_book3
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
English Conversation Practice Group

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Crochet Club

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

Friday May 11, 2018
rec_aerobics
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stepping On : Cancelled

This program has been cancelled due to low enrollment.

Stepping On is a program that empowers mature adults to carry out healthy behaviors that reduce the risk of falls, improve self-management and increase quality of life.

This program is facilitated by two trained leaders, one who is a health professional from the Suffolk County Department of Health and a peer leader who meets the criteria for the class.

It is a community-based workshop offered once a week for seven weeks using adult education and self-efficacy principals. Senior citizens develop specific knowledge and skills to prevent falls in community settings. Subjects covered include:

  • improving strength and balance
  • home and community safety
  • vision
  • footwear
  • medication review

It is the process in which Stepping On is taught that make the program so effective. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants’ confidence in their ability to manage their health behaviors resulting in the reduction of falls with the goal of maintaining active and fulfilling lives.

LOCATION: Young Adult Area
The registration period has ended.

This program has been cancelled due to low enrollment.

Stepping On is a program that empowers mature adults to carry out healthy behaviors that reduce the risk of falls, improve self-management and increase quality of life.

This program is facilitated by two trained leaders, one who is a health professional from the Suffolk County Department of Health and a peer leader who meets the criteria for the class.

It is a community-based workshop offered once a week for seven weeks using adult education and self-efficacy principals. Senior citizens develop specific knowledge and skills to prevent falls in community settings. Subjects covered include:

  • improving strength and balance
  • home and community safety
  • vision
  • footwear
  • medication review

It is the process in which Stepping On is taught that make the program so effective. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants’ confidence in their ability to manage their health behaviors resulting in the reduction of falls with the goal of maintaining active and fulfilling lives.

LOCATION: Young Adult Area

The registration period has ended.

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Saturday May 12, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Family Story Hour

Grades: Preschool-Fifth

Have fun with your child listening to stories, enjoying songs and a craft!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card Holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades: Preschool-Fifth

Have fun with your child listening to stories, enjoying songs and a craft!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card Holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday May 14, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Beginning Mah Jongg

Come join in the fun! Learn to play Mah Jongg, an exciting Chinese tile game. Instruction will include the mechanics of the game as well as strategies. No prior experience needed. $9 fee includes 2018 Mah Jongg Card.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Come join in the fun! Learn to play Mah Jongg, an exciting Chinese tile game. Instruction will include the mechanics of the game as well as strategies. No prior experience needed. $9 fee includes 2018 Mah Jongg Card.

LOCATION: Reference Area


 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Game Club

We provide the space, tables and chairs. You bring your friends and board or card games to play. Coffee and tea will be served. No registration required.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

We provide the space, tables and chairs. You bring your friends and board or card games to play. Coffee and tea will be served. No registration required.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tots Night Out

Ages 18 months-5 Years (Preschool)

Enjoy a fun-filled hour with music, crafts, stories and fun!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 18 months-5 Years (Preschool)

Enjoy a fun-filled hour with music, crafts, stories and fun!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Tuesday May 15, 2018
elect_computer3
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors Volunteers
LOCATION: Reference Area
Wednesday May 16, 2018
rec_scissors&glue
Drop In Craft for Adults

Have some free time? Stop by the Reference Desk to make a craft. From 10 am to 8 pm, no registration required.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Have some free time? Stop by the Reference Desk to make a craft. From 10 am to 8 pm, no registration required.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Thursday May 17, 2018
med_caduceus
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Smoking Cessation

Learn to Be Tobacco Free

This free smoking cessation program is offered by the Suffolk County Office of Health Education. Those who use all forms of tobacco, including cigars, pipes and chew tobacco are welcome to register for this beneficial program.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
The registration period has ended.

Learn to Be Tobacco Free

This free smoking cessation program is offered by the Suffolk County Office of Health Education. Those who use all forms of tobacco, including cigars, pipes and chew tobacco are welcome to register for this beneficial program.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

The registration period has ended.

Friday May 18, 2018
ent_filmproj
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
ent_filmproj
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
rec_legoguy
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lego Fun

Grades 1-5
Come join us and create something wonderful with Legos! 
Your creations will be displayed in the Library's lobby showcase!

Program open to North Babylon Public Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades 1-5
Come join us and create something wonderful with Legos! 
Your creations will be displayed in the Library's lobby showcase!

Program open to North Babylon Public Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Saturday May 19, 2018
office_pencil
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Career Counselor

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
misc_none
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Dance With Me

Ages 18 months-two years

Have fun with your little one while stretching, engaging in circle exercises and simple gymnastics and dance moves.  Use props and

musical instruments while listening to music!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 18 months-two years

Have fun with your little one while stretching, engaging in circle exercises and simple gymnastics and dance moves.  Use props and

musical instruments while listening to music!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
misc_none
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Let's Dance!

Ages 3-5

Have fun while doing stretching activities, alternating free movement and dance class movements, participate in an obstacle course exercise, use props and more!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 3-5

Have fun while doing stretching activities, alternating free movement and dance class movements, participate in an obstacle course exercise, use props and more!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Monday May 21, 2018
rec_knitting
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Knitting Club

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are many spaces available.

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are many spaces available.

 
rec_games
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Game Club

We provide the space, tables and chairs. You bring your friends and board or card games to play. Coffee and tea will be served. No registration required.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

We provide the space, tables and chairs. You bring your friends and board or card games to play. Coffee and tea will be served. No registration required.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Tuesday May 22, 2018
lib_book_bunch1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Morning Book Discussion

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

Nonlinear, heartwarming, stylistically complex

The changing needs of aging parents impact a family gathering during which Abby Whitshank relates how her husband and she fell in love during the summer of 1959 and shares decades of marriage impacted by children and long-held secrets. 2015.

LOCATION: Reference Area

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

Nonlinear, heartwarming, stylistically complex

The changing needs of aging parents impact a family gathering during which Abby Whitshank relates how her husband and she fell in love during the summer of 1959 and shares decades of marriage impacted by children and long-held secrets. 2015.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
elect_computer3
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors Volunteers
LOCATION: Reference Area
Wednesday May 23, 2018
misc_none
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Chinese Takeout Cupcakes
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Thursday May 24, 2018
lib_book3
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
English Conversation Practice Group

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

 
rec_knitting
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Crochet Club

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

Friday May 25, 2018
ent_filmproj
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
ent_filmproj
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
misc_none
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Chess Buddies Volunteers
LOCATION: Children's Room
 
rec_chess_knight
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Chess Club

Grades 1-5
Practice your game and improve your skills by matching wits with your playing partners!  Registration for this program will not count towards the three program sign-up limit per month.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades 1-5
Practice your game and improve your skills by matching wits with your playing partners!  Registration for this program will not count towards the three program sign-up limit per month.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Saturday May 26, 2018
trans_car
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Defensive Driving

This is a Defensive Driving course for patrons of all ages. There is a $45 fee payable to Cultural Programming Fund. Please come to the Circulation Desk to register.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

This is a Defensive Driving course for patrons of all ages. There is a $45 fee payable to Cultural Programming Fund. Please come to the Circulation Desk to register.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Monday May 28, 2018
misc_usflag
Memorial Day -- Library Closed
Tuesday May 29, 2018
elect_computer3
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors Volunteers
LOCATION: Reference Area
Wednesday May 30, 2018
misc_none
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Battle of the Books

Must be entering 6-9th grade in September to join.

Looking to earn Community Service Credit over the summer?  Join our Battle of the Books team and read great books, make new friends, and represent your library in a book-based trivia competition!  How does it work?  Battle of the Books is a county-wide program where young adults read eight pre-selected books over the summer.  Each week we meet and practice trivia questions based on those books.  On Saturday, August we will meet at Stony Brook University to compete against other Suffolk libraries.

 

LOCATION: Reference Area

Must be entering 6-9th grade in September to join.

Looking to earn Community Service Credit over the summer?  Join our Battle of the Books team and read great books, make new friends, and represent your library in a book-based trivia competition!  How does it work?  Battle of the Books is a county-wide program where young adults read eight pre-selected books over the summer.  Each week we meet and practice trivia questions based on those books.  On Saturday, August we will meet at Stony Brook University to compete against other Suffolk libraries.

 

LOCATION: Reference Area

Thursday May 31, 2018
lib_book3
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
English Conversation Practice Group

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

Friday June 1, 2018
ent_filmproj
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Summer Reading Decorations Volunteers

This program is four sessions.  On June 1 we will meet to discuss how to decorate the Library for Summer Reading.  The theme is "Libraries Rock."  Bring ideas!

The next three sessions will be to make the decorations.

Community Service Credit opportunity.  North Babylon School District residents, grades 6-12.

 

LOCATION: Reference Area

This program is four sessions.  On June 1 we will meet to discuss how to decorate the Library for Summer Reading.  The theme is "Libraries Rock."  Bring ideas!

The next three sessions will be to make the decorations.

Community Service Credit opportunity.  North Babylon School District residents, grades 6-12.

 

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
ent_filmproj
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Saturday June 2, 2018
trans_car
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
AARP Defensive Driving

Please come into the library to register for this program. $20 fee for AARP members, $25 for non-members. Check or money order only, made payable to AARP. If you are an AARP member, please bring your AARP Membership card to class.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Please come into the library to register for this program. $20 fee for AARP members, $25 for non-members. Check or money order only, made payable to AARP. If you are an AARP member, please bring your AARP Membership card to class.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Monday June 4, 2018
rec_knitting
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Knitting Club

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are many spaces available.

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are many spaces available.

 
office_pencil
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Career Counselor

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Tuesday June 5, 2018
elect_computer3
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors Volunteers
LOCATION: Reference Area
Wednesday June 6, 2018
med_red_cross
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
One-On-One Medicare Counseling and Assistance

Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits.

By appointment only; call the reference desk at 631-669-4020 for a half-hour appointment. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits.

By appointment only; call the reference desk at 631-669-4020 for a half-hour appointment. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
misc_none
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Summer Reading Decorations Volunteers

This program is four sessions.  On June 1 brainstorm ideas for how to decorate the library.  The theme is "Libraries Rock."  Bring your ideas!

On June 6,7,8 we will make the decorations.

LOCATION: Reference Area

This program is four sessions.  On June 1 brainstorm ideas for how to decorate the library.  The theme is "Libraries Rock."  Bring your ideas!

On June 6,7,8 we will make the decorations.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Thursday June 7, 2018
misc_none
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Summer Reading Decorations Volunteers

This program is four sessions.  On June 1 brainstorm ideas for how to decorate the library.  The theme is "Libraries Rock."  Bring your ideas!

On June 6,7,8 we will make the decorations.

LOCATION: Reference Area

This program is four sessions.  On June 1 brainstorm ideas for how to decorate the library.  The theme is "Libraries Rock."  Bring your ideas!

On June 6,7,8 we will make the decorations.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
med_caduceus
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Smoking Cessation

Learn to Be Tobacco Free

This free smoking cessation program is offered by the Suffolk County Office of Health Education. Those who use all forms of tobacco, including cigars, pipes and chew tobacco are welcome to register for this beneficial program.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
The registration period has ended.

Learn to Be Tobacco Free

This free smoking cessation program is offered by the Suffolk County Office of Health Education. Those who use all forms of tobacco, including cigars, pipes and chew tobacco are welcome to register for this beneficial program.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

The registration period has ended.

 
lib_bookshelf
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Evening Book Discussion

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

Swing Time by Zadie Smith

Sweeping, moving, compelling

Two dancers with different approaches to their craft share a complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, in a story that transitions from northwest London to West Africa. 2016.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

Swing Time by Zadie Smith

Sweeping, moving, compelling

Two dancers with different approaches to their craft share a complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, in a story that transitions from northwest London to West Africa. 2016.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Friday June 8, 2018
rec_hotairballoon
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-In Play Date

Drop by the Children's room with your Preschooler 18 months to 5 years for a play date with other children of the same age group.  We supply the space and toys - you supply the fun!  Siblings Welcome-No registration required.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Drop by the Children's room with your Preschooler 18 months to 5 years for a play date with other children of the same age group.  We supply the space and toys - you supply the fun!  Siblings Welcome-No registration required.

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
ent_filmproj
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
misc_none
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Summer Reading Decorations Volunteers

This program is four sessions.  On June 1 brainstorm ideas for how to decorate the library.  The theme is "Libraries Rock."  Bring your ideas!

On June 6,7,8 we will make the decorations.

LOCATION: Reference Area

This program is four sessions.  On June 1 brainstorm ideas for how to decorate the library.  The theme is "Libraries Rock."  Bring your ideas!

On June 6,7,8 we will make the decorations.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
ent_filmproj
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Saturday June 9, 2018
misc_none
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Family Story Hour

Grades: Preschool-Fifth

Have fun with your child listening to stories, enjoying songs and a craft!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card Holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades: Preschool-Fifth

Have fun with your child listening to stories, enjoying songs and a craft!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card Holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday June 11, 2018
rec_games
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Game Club

We provide the space, tables and chairs. You bring your friends and board or card games to play. Coffee and tea will be served. No registration required.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

We provide the space, tables and chairs. You bring your friends and board or card games to play. Coffee and tea will be served. No registration required.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
misc_balloons
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tots Night Out

Ages 18 months-5 Years (Preschool)

Enjoy a fun-filled hour with music, crafts, stories and fun!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 18 months-5 Years (Preschool)

Enjoy a fun-filled hour with music, crafts, stories and fun!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Tuesday June 12, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Just Baby and Me

Ages Birth to 18 months

Join us for music, rhymes, finger-plays, and age appropriate activities for your baby!  

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages Birth to 18 months

Join us for music, rhymes, finger-plays, and age appropriate activities for your baby!  

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
elect_computer3
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a teen volunteer who will teach you how to use a computer, search the Internet, or program your cell phone.  North Babylon Cardholders only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tech Tutors Volunteers
LOCATION: Reference Area
Wednesday June 13, 2018
misc_none
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Father's Day Gift Set
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Thursday June 14, 2018
misc_none
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM
Father's Day Surprise Volunteers
LOCATION: Children's Room
Friday June 15, 2018
trans_van
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Brooklyn Bus Trip

Leave West Babylon Library at 8:30 AM to go directly to Coney Island.

Meet our knowledgeable step-on tour guide. Take a brief stroll on the famous boardwalk. Look toward the historic cyclone and the wonder wheel. Learn some of the history of the diverse neighborhoods surrounding the Coney area.

After this two hour step on step off tour we will have a taste of Brooklyn history at the one and only Juniors Restaurant. Pre-choose a meal at registration. Top it off with a piece of their legendary cheesecake.

After lunch we will go to the Brooklyn Navy Yard where we will have a short tour of the history of the yard. Then you will have time on your own to see the 3 floors of exhibits to see some videos and artifacts. There is a cafe on the premises as well and a courtyard.

$81. Register at the Circulation Desk.

Leave West Babylon Library at 8:30 AM to go directly to Coney Island.

Meet our knowledgeable step-on tour guide. Take a brief stroll on the famous boardwalk. Look toward the historic cyclone and the wonder wheel. Learn some of the history of the diverse neighborhoods surrounding the Coney area.

After this two hour step on step off tour we will have a taste of Brooklyn history at the one and only Juniors Restaurant. Pre-choose a meal at registration. Top it off with a piece of their legendary cheesecake.

After lunch we will go to the Brooklyn Navy Yard where we will have a short tour of the history of the yard. Then you will have time on your own to see the 3 floors of exhibits to see some videos and artifacts. There is a cafe on the premises as well and a courtyard.

$81. Register at the Circulation Desk.


 
ent_filmproj
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
ent_filmproj
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Saturday June 16, 2018
office_pencil
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Career Counselor

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

 
misc_none
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Dance With Me

Ages 18 months-two years

Have fun with your little one while stretching, engaging in circle exercises and simple gymnastics and dance moves.  Use props and

musical instruments while listening to music!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 18 months-two years

Have fun with your little one while stretching, engaging in circle exercises and simple gymnastics and dance moves.  Use props and

musical instruments while listening to music!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
misc_none
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Let's Dance!

Ages 3-5

Have fun while doing stretching activities, alternating free movement and dance class movements, participate in an obstacle course exercise, use props and more!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 3-5

Have fun while doing stretching activities, alternating free movement and dance class movements, participate in an obstacle course exercise, use props and more!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Monday June 18, 2018
rec_knitting
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Knitting Club

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are many spaces available.

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are many spaces available.

 
rec_games
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Game Club

We provide the space, tables and chairs. You bring your friends and board or card games to play. Coffee and tea will be served. No registration required.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

We provide the space, tables and chairs. You bring your friends and board or card games to play. Coffee and tea will be served. No registration required.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Wednesday June 20, 2018
rec_scissors&glue
Drop In Craft for Adults

Have some free time? Stop by the Reference Desk to make a craft. From 10 am to 8 pm, no registration required.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Have some free time? Stop by the Reference Desk to make a craft. From 10 am to 8 pm, no registration required.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Thursday June 21, 2018
lib_book3
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
English Conversation Practice Group

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

 
rec_knitting
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Crochet Club

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

Friday June 22, 2018
ent_filmproj
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
ent_filmproj
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
rec_legoguy
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lego Fun

Grades 1-5
Come join us and create something wonderful with Legos! 
Your creations will be displayed in the Library's lobby showcase!

Program open to North Babylon Public Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades 1-5
Come join us and create something wonderful with Legos! 
Your creations will be displayed in the Library's lobby showcase!

Program open to North Babylon Public Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Tuesday June 26, 2018
lib_book_bunch1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Morning Book Discussion

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly

Inspiring, richly detailed

An account of the previously unheralded but pivotal contributions of NASA's African-American women mathematicians to America's space program describes how they were segregated from their white counterparts by Jim Crow laws in spite of their groundbreaking successes. 2016.

LOCATION: Reference Area

New members are always welcome. Please pick up your book at the Circulation Desk.

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly

Inspiring, richly detailed

An account of the previously unheralded but pivotal contributions of NASA's African-American women mathematicians to America's space program describes how they were segregated from their white counterparts by Jim Crow laws in spite of their groundbreaking successes. 2016.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Wednesday June 27, 2018
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Battle of the Books
LOCATION: Reference Area
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
American Flag Yarn Wreath

Get into the Fourth of July spirit by making your own American flag wreath! Patrons will use yarn and decorative stars to make their own wreath.  North Babylon School District residents only.  Grades 6-12 in September.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Get into the Fourth of July spirit by making your own American flag wreath! Patrons will use yarn and decorative stars to make their own wreath.  North Babylon School District residents only.  Grades 6-12 in September.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Thursday June 28, 2018
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
English Conversation Practice Group

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Join this conversation group to practice your English in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Come prepared to speak in English. All levels are welcome.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Crochet Club

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

Friday June 29, 2018
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

Doors open at 12:40pm. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required. North Babylon cardholders only.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Afternoon Movie for Adults

No registration required. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Murder Mystery
LOCATION: Reference Area
 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Chess Buddies Volunteers
LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Chess Club

Grades 1-5
Practice your game and improve your skills by matching wits with your playing partners!  Registration for this program will not count towards the three program sign-up limit per month.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades 1-5
Practice your game and improve your skills by matching wits with your playing partners!  Registration for this program will not count towards the three program sign-up limit per month.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Saturday June 30, 2018
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Defensive Driving

This is a Defensive Driving course for patrons of all ages. There is a $45 fee payable to Cultural Programming Fund. Please come to the Circulation Desk to register.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

This is a Defensive Driving course for patrons of all ages. There is a $45 fee payable to Cultural Programming Fund. Please come to the Circulation Desk to register.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Monday July 2, 2018
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Career Counselor

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Meet with a professional Career Counselor for help with resumes and career options. Call 631-669-4020 to schedule an appointment. North Babylon residents only.

LOCATION: Reference Area

Wednesday July 4, 2018
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Independence Day -- Library Closed
Friday July 6, 2018
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-In Play Date

Drop by the Children's room with your Preschooler 18 months to 5 years for a play date with other children of the same age group.  We supply the space and toys - you supply the fun!  Siblings Welcome-No registration required.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Drop by the Children's room with your Preschooler 18 months to 5 years for a play date with other children of the same age group.  We supply the space and toys - you supply the fun!  Siblings Welcome-No registration required.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Saturday July 7, 2018
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9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
AARP Defensive Driving

Please come into the library to register for this program. $20 fee for AARP members, $25 for non-members. Check or money order only, made payable to AARP. If you are an AARP member, please bring your AARP Membership card to class.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Please come into the library to register for this program. $20 fee for AARP members, $25 for non-members. Check or money order only, made payable to AARP. If you are an AARP member, please bring your AARP Membership card to class.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Monday July 9, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Knitting Club

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are many spaces available.

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are many spaces available.

Tuesday July 10, 2018
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Teen Zumba
LOCATION: Meeting Room
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ice Cream Cake Pops
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Wednesday July 11, 2018
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9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
One-On-One Medicare Counseling and Assistance

Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits.

By appointment only; call the reference desk at 631-669-4020 for a half-hour appointment. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits.

By appointment only; call the reference desk at 631-669-4020 for a half-hour appointment. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Origami
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Thursday July 12, 2018
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Teen Zumba
LOCATION: Meeting Room
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Crochet Club

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

Saturday July 14, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Family Story Hour

Grades: Preschool-Fifth

Have fun with your child listening to stories, enjoying songs and a craft!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card Holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades: Preschool-Fifth

Have fun with your child listening to stories, enjoying songs and a craft!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card Holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday July 16, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tots Night Out

Ages 18 months-5 Years (Preschool)

Enjoy a fun-filled hour with music, crafts, stories and fun!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 18 months-5 Years (Preschool)

Enjoy a fun-filled hour with music, crafts, stories and fun!

Program open to North Babylon Library Card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Wednesday July 18, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Library Lava Rocks
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Thursday July 19, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Paint Night
Friday July 20, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lego Fun

Grades 1-5
Come join us and create something wonderful with Legos! 
Your creations will be displayed in the Library's lobby showcase!

Program open to North Babylon Public Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades 1-5
Come join us and create something wonderful with Legos! 
Your creations will be displayed in the Library's lobby showcase!

Program open to North Babylon Public Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Saturday July 21, 2018
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Dance With Me

Ages 18 months-two years

Have fun with your little one while stretching, engaging in circle exercises and simple gymnastics and dance moves.  Use props and

musical instruments while listening to music!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 18 months-two years

Have fun with your little one while stretching, engaging in circle exercises and simple gymnastics and dance moves.  Use props and

musical instruments while listening to music!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Let's Dance!

Ages 3-5

Have fun while doing stretching activities, alternating free movement and dance class movements, participate in an obstacle course exercise, use props and more!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Ages 3-5

Have fun while doing stretching activities, alternating free movement and dance class movements, participate in an obstacle course exercise, use props and more!

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Monday July 23, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Knitting Club

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are many spaces available.

The Knitting Club, led by Ginny, welcomes all beginning to advanced knitters.  Newcomers please bring one ball of smooth middle weight yarn and a pair of #8 knitting needles.

LOCATION: Meeting Room

There are many spaces available.

Tuesday July 24, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bath Bombs
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Wednesday July 25, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whaling Windchimes
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Thursday July 26, 2018
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Crochet Club

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area
There are many spaces available.

Whether you`re an experienced crocheter or have always wanted to learn--this is the club for you. Bring your projects and your questions to crochet expert Joan Jewhurst. Beginners please bring an H hook and a skein of #4 worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Reference Area

There are many spaces available.

Friday July 27, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Chess Club

Grades 1-5
Practice your game and improve your skills by matching wits with your playing partners!  Registration for this program will not count towards the three program sign-up limit per month.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Grades 1-5
Practice your game and improve your skills by matching wits with your playing partners!  Registration for this program will not count towards the three program sign-up limit per month.

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday July 30, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Hands On Music With Dara

Birth to Age 3

Enjoy themed educational musical story times with your baby while listening to the gentle guitar music and singing of Miss Dara. 

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Birth to Age 3

Enjoy themed educational musical story times with your baby while listening to the gentle guitar music and singing of Miss Dara. 

Program open to North Babylon Library card holders.

LOCATION: Children's Room

Wednesday August 1, 2018
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9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
One-On-One Medicare Counseling and Assistance

Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits.

By appointment only; call the reference desk at 631-669-4020 for a half-hour appointment. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits.

By appointment only; call the reference desk at 631-669-4020 for a half-hour appointment. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Paint Night
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Friday August 3, 2018
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-In Play Date