Monday December 10, 2018
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Learn How to Make Wire Wrap Jewelry

Jewelry designer Donna Irvine teaches you wire wrapping techniques to make a beautiful beaded pendant. If you have tools you're comfortable working with feel free to bring them.

A class fee of $10.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Wantagh cardholders can register beginning  Monday, November 26th 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register beginning Monday, December 3rd at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Jewelry designer Donna Irvine teaches you wire wrapping techniques to make a beautiful beaded pendant. If you have tools you're comfortable working with feel free to bring them.

A class fee of $10.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Wantagh cardholders can register beginning  Monday, November 26th 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register beginning Monday, December 3rd at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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6:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Evening Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: November 5, 26; December 3, 10

A class fee of $12.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

All cardholders:  Thursday, October 29th 9:00am

 

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: November 5, 26; December 3, 10

A class fee of $12.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

All cardholders:  Thursday, October 29th 9:00am

 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org


Tuesday December 11, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Ready, Set Storytime

ages: 18-36 months with a caregiver

Class dates: Tuesdays, November 13, 20, 27 and December 4, 11

This interactive storytime session will introduce literacy practices through stories, songs, movement activities and rhymes.

WPL registration begins: Tuesday, October 30

Out of district registration begins: Tuesday, November 6

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 2 spaces available.

ages: 18-36 months with a caregiver

Class dates: Tuesdays, November 13, 20, 27 and December 4, 11

This interactive storytime session will introduce literacy practices through stories, songs, movement activities and rhymes.

WPL registration begins: Tuesday, October 30

Out of district registration begins: Tuesday, November 6

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Seniorobics

This is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group, facilitated by Marilyn Bunger.

Class dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11, 18.

$45.00 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

This is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group, facilitated by Marilyn Bunger.

Class dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11, 18.

$45.00 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Simply Stronger

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11, 18.

$45.00 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11, 18.

$45.00 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Preschool Pals

Ages: 3,4,5

Class Dates: Tuesdays, November 20, 27 and December 4, 11, 18

This is an independent storytime, activity and craft session designed to reinforce preschool skills.

All registered children MUST be 3 years-old by the first class.

Adults must remain in the building while the child is in the session!

WPL registration begins: Tuesday, November 6th

Out of district registration begins: Tuesday, November 13th

CONTACT: Carly Cucci  221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Ages: 3,4,5

Class Dates: Tuesdays, November 20, 27 and December 4, 11, 18

This is an independent storytime, activity and craft session designed to reinforce preschool skills.

All registered children MUST be 3 years-old by the first class.

Adults must remain in the building while the child is in the session!

WPL registration begins: Tuesday, November 6th

Out of district registration begins: Tuesday, November 13th

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Yoga with Jessica

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: November 6, 20, December 4, 11, 18.

A class fee of $40.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 30 at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 4 spaces available.

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: November 6, 20, December 4, 11, 18.

A class fee of $40.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 30 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 4 spaces available.

Wednesday December 12, 2018
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8:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Bus Trip to Westchester Broadway Theater

Join us for a trip to see this new musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens’ classic that features an original score by George Puello as well as many of the traditional carols we love to sing. See Scrooge and Tiny Tim and all of the timeless characters we’ve all grown to know and love. Lunch before the show includes entrée of your choice, salad, vegetable, potato or pasta, Chef’s Choice dessert, coffee, decaffeinated coffee or regular hot tea before the performance.  Luxury desserts, specialty drinks are available at an additional charge.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration will begin Saturday, November 10 at 9:00 am.

Out of district registration begins Saturday, November 17 at 9:00 am.

Bus leaves Wantagh Library at 8:45 am.

Fee: $86 per person, payable by check only. No refunds.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Adult Area

Join us for a trip to see this new musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens’ classic that features an original score by George Puello as well as many of the traditional carols we love to sing. See Scrooge and Tiny Tim and all of the timeless characters we’ve all grown to know and love. Lunch before the show includes entrée of your choice, salad, vegetable, potato or pasta, Chef’s Choice dessert, coffee, decaffeinated coffee or regular hot tea before the performance.  Luxury desserts, specialty drinks are available at an additional charge.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration will begin Saturday, November 10 at 9:00 am.

Out of district registration begins Saturday, November 17 at 9:00 am.

Bus leaves Wantagh Library at 8:45 am.

Fee: $86 per person, payable by check only. No refunds.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Adult Area


 
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11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Nassau County Clerk’s Mobile Office

The Nassau County Clerk’s Mobile Office is on the road offering County Clerk services to Nassau County residents.  Office representatives will be able to provide certified copies of land records (deeds, mortgages, and mortgage satisfactions) and notary services for a fee.  In addition, the Mobile Office will also offer Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell’s Veterans Recognition Program, where office representatives can process veteran discharge papers (DD-214) and provide our Veterans Discount Card, free of charge.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

The Nassau County Clerk’s Mobile Office is on the road offering County Clerk services to Nassau County residents.  Office representatives will be able to provide certified copies of land records (deeds, mortgages, and mortgage satisfactions) and notary services for a fee.  In addition, the Mobile Office will also offer Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell’s Veterans Recognition Program, where office representatives can process veteran discharge papers (DD-214) and provide our Veterans Discount Card, free of charge.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Cover to Cover Book Discussion - An American Marriage by by Tayari Jones

Join us for our book discussion of An American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

When her new husband is arrested and imprisoned for a crime sho knows he did not commit, a rising artist takes comfort in a longtime freindship, only to encounter unexpected challenges in resuming her life when her husband's sentence is suddenly overturned.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 40 spaces available.

Join us for our book discussion of An American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

When her new husband is arrested and imprisoned for a crime sho knows he did not commit, a rising artist takes comfort in a longtime freindship, only to encounter unexpected challenges in resuming her life when her husband's sentence is suddenly overturned.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 40 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Lego Club

Build and design using Legos! Bring your imagination and share your ideas during this creative session filled with challenges and unstructured time to plan and collaborate!

Grades K-5

Registration for all patrons: Wednesday, November 7th

Wantagh cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone.

Out of district cardholders can register by calling or stopping by.

CONTACT: Carly Cucci  5162211200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 7 spaces available.

Build and design using Legos! Bring your imagination and share your ideas during this creative session filled with challenges and unstructured time to plan and collaborate!

Grades K-5

Registration for all patrons: Wednesday, November 7th

Wantagh cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone.

Out of district cardholders can register by calling or stopping by.

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  5162211200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
DIY Wednesday: Beaded snowflake ornament

Grades 4-9

Use beads and wire to make beautiful, one of a kind snowflakes.

WPL cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, November 28

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 5

CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are many spaces available.

Grades 4-9

Use beads and wire to make beautiful, one of a kind snowflakes.

WPL cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, November 28

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 5

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are many spaces available.

 
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8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Camera Club

Monthly meeting.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Monthly meeting.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday December 13, 2018
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: November 8, 15, 29; December 6, 13

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, October 11th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, October 18th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: November 8, 15, 29; December 6, 13

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, October 11th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, October 18th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: November 8, 15, 29; December 6, 13

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, October 11th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, October 18th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: November 8, 15, 29; December 6, 13

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, October 11th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, October 18th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zumba with Desiree

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Garden Club - Cancelled

This meeting has been cancelled.

CONTACT: Lorraine Loughlin  516 781-5019  rlkjb@optonline.net
LOCATION: Community Room

This meeting has been cancelled.

CONTACT:
  Lorraine Loughlin
  516 781.5019
  rlkjb@optonline.net 

LOCATION: Community Room

Friday December 14, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only and should be made payable to Wantagh Library.

Class Dates: Nov. 30; Dec. 7, 14, 21

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday November 16, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, November 23, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 27 spaces available.

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only and should be made payable to Wantagh Library.

Class Dates: Nov. 30; Dec. 7, 14, 21

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday November 16, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, November 23, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 27 spaces available.

 
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Parent/Child Workshop

 

CANCELLED

This is a three week program that allows parents/caregivers and children ages 1-3 years time to play, relax, socialize and develop new skills.  Parent/caregivers will also have the opportunity to meet with local resource professionals during each session.  Infant and preschool siblings may attend with a registered toddler.

Class dates: Fridays, November 30 and December 7,14

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, in person, or by phone beginning Friday, November 9th

Out of district cardholders may register in person or by phone only beginning Friday, November 16th

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
The registration period has ended.

 

CANCELLED

This is a three week program that allows parents/caregivers and children ages 1-3 years time to play, relax, socialize and develop new skills.  Parent/caregivers will also have the opportunity to meet with local resource professionals during each session.  Infant and preschool siblings may attend with a registered toddler.

Class dates: Fridays, November 30 and December 7,14

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, in person, or by phone beginning Friday, November 9th

Out of district cardholders may register in person or by phone only beginning Friday, November 16th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

The registration period has ended.

 
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3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Medicaid Enrollment Assistance for the Aged, Blind & Disabled

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council will have facilitated enrollers trained by NY State Department of Health to assist the aged, blind and disabled populations enroll into the following programs: Medicaid, Medicaid Buy-In for Working People with Disabilities (MBI-WPD), Medicaid Spend-down, Medicaid Savings (MSP), and Medicaid for Institutional Care in a nursing home. For more information, please call the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council at 631-435-3000.

LOCATION: Adult Area

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council will have facilitated enrollers trained by NY State Department of Health to assist the aged, blind and disabled populations enroll into the following programs: Medicaid, Medicaid Buy-In for Working People with Disabilities (MBI-WPD), Medicaid Spend-down, Medicaid Savings (MSP), and Medicaid for Institutional Care in a nursing home. For more information, please call the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council at 631-435-3000.

LOCATION: Adult Area

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Chapter Chat

For children in Grades 3 - 5

Chapter Chat is our elementary school book discussion group. Read the book, then join us for a discussion, activity, and a snack. 

Wedgie and Gizmo by Suzanne Selfors

While his human Elliot adjusts to his new home and stepfamily, Gizmo, an evil genius guinea pig, searches for a new evil lair where he can plot to take over the world, but Gizmo is constantly thwarted by Elliot's little stepsister Jasmine (who likes to play dress-up), Abuela (who may or may not like to eat cavies), and Wedgie (a Corgi superhero and Gizmo's nemesis).

Don't forget to pick up the book at the children's desk after you register! 

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Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Friday, November 9

Registration for out of district card holders begins Friday, November 16

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
The registration period has ended.

For children in Grades 3 - 5

Chapter Chat is our elementary school book discussion group. Read the book, then join us for a discussion, activity, and a snack. 

Wedgie and Gizmo by Suzanne Selfors

While his human Elliot adjusts to his new home and stepfamily, Gizmo, an evil genius guinea pig, searches for a new evil lair where he can plot to take over the world, but Gizmo is constantly thwarted by Elliot's little stepsister Jasmine (who likes to play dress-up), Abuela (who may or may not like to eat cavies), and Wedgie (a Corgi superhero and Gizmo's nemesis).

Don't forget to pick up the book at the children's desk after you register! 

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Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Friday, November 9

Registration for out of district card holders begins Friday, November 16

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

The registration period has ended.

 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Radio Club

Monthly meeting.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Monthly meeting.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Saturday December 15, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 
This week make a  

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 
This week make a  

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Italian Bread Pizza with Chef Robert Dell'Amore

Robert Dell’Amore, award-winning professional chef and culinary nutritionist will show you how to make Italian bread pizza with sautéed garlic, organic spinach, mushrooms, sundried tomatoes, and caramelized onions on delicious, toasted sesame seeded Italian bread. All done with a skillet and toaster oven!

Fee: $10 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Monday, November 26 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Monday, December 3 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Robert Dell’Amore, award-winning professional chef and culinary nutritionist will show you how to make Italian bread pizza with sautéed garlic, organic spinach, mushrooms, sundried tomatoes, and caramelized onions on delicious, toasted sesame seeded Italian bread. All done with a skillet and toaster oven!

Fee: $10 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Monday, November 26 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Monday, December 3 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Monday December 17, 2018
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Baby Time

Ages Birth - 17 months (with a caregiver)

Mondays, November 19, 26, December 3, and 17

Bring your little one to a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes. 

Registration for Wantagh Library cardholders begins Monday, November 5

Registration for out of district card holders begins Tuesday, November 13

 

CONTACT: Erin  516-221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Ages Birth - 17 months (with a caregiver)

Mondays, November 19, 26, December 3, and 17

Bring your little one to a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes. 

Registration for Wantagh Library cardholders begins Monday, November 5

Registration for out of district card holders begins Tuesday, November 13

 

CONTACT:
  Erin
  516.221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Imagination Station

Let your child's imagination guide them through this fun session of unstructured creativity.  We will have Play-Doh, building bricks, and STEM based challenges around the room for them to explore.

No registration required.

Ages 2-6

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Let your child's imagination guide them through this fun session of unstructured creativity.  We will have Play-Doh, building bricks, and STEM based challenges around the room for them to explore.

No registration required.

Ages 2-6

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Board of Trustees Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Wantagh Public Library Board of Trustees.

Public is welcome to attend.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Monthly meeting of the Wantagh Public Library Board of Trustees.

Public is welcome to attend.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Tuesday December 18, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Seniorobics

This is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group, facilitated by Marilyn Bunger.

Class dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11, 18.

$45.00 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

This is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group, facilitated by Marilyn Bunger.

Class dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11, 18.

$45.00 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Simply Stronger

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11, 18.

$45.00 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11, 18.

$45.00 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Preschool Pals

Ages: 3,4,5

Class Dates: Tuesdays, November 20, 27 and December 4, 11, 18

This is an independent storytime, activity and craft session designed to reinforce preschool skills.

All registered children MUST be 3 years-old by the first class.

Adults must remain in the building while the child is in the session!

WPL registration begins: Tuesday, November 6th

Out of district registration begins: Tuesday, November 13th

CONTACT: Carly Cucci  221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Ages: 3,4,5

Class Dates: Tuesdays, November 20, 27 and December 4, 11, 18

This is an independent storytime, activity and craft session designed to reinforce preschool skills.

All registered children MUST be 3 years-old by the first class.

Adults must remain in the building while the child is in the session!

WPL registration begins: Tuesday, November 6th

Out of district registration begins: Tuesday, November 13th

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Ozobots

Grades 4-9

Learn the basics of coding with these fun, tiny robots.

Registration for all patrons begins on Tuesday, November 6

CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  Jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 17 spaces available.

Grades 4-9

Learn the basics of coding with these fun, tiny robots.

Registration for all patrons begins on Tuesday, November 6

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  Jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 17 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Yoga with Jessica

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: November 6, 20, December 4, 11, 18.

A class fee of $40.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 30 at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 4 spaces available.

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: November 6, 20, December 4, 11, 18.

A class fee of $40.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 30 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 4 spaces available.

Wednesday December 19, 2018
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9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Crochet with Courtney

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Wednesdays November 21, 28, December 5, 19.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 30 at 10:00.

Out of district registration begins Tuesday, November 6 at 10:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Wednesdays November 21, 28, December 5, 19.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Tuesday, October 30 at 10:00.

Out of district registration begins Tuesday, November 6 at 10:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Holiday Terrarium

Grades 5-12

Create your own holiday-themed terrariums using soil, pebbles, succulents and more! Terrariums are a fun way to bring the elements of nature inside your own home.

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 5

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 12

LOCATION: Community Room
There are 13 spaces available.

Grades 5-12

Create your own holiday-themed terrariums using soil, pebbles, succulents and more! Terrariums are a fun way to bring the elements of nature inside your own home.

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 5

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 12

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 13 spaces available.

Thursday December 20, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Let's Learn to Sign

Sign language is a great way to jumpstart communication, reduce frustration, and develop literacy skills for your little one!

Birth to 5 years with a caregiver.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register in person, online, or by phone beginning Friday, November 2nd

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone only beginning Friday, November 9th

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 17 spaces available.

Sign language is a great way to jumpstart communication, reduce frustration, and develop literacy skills for your little one!

Birth to 5 years with a caregiver.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register in person, online, or by phone beginning Friday, November 2nd

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone only beginning Friday, November 9th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 17 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Troop 3094
CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zumba with Desiree

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Friday December 21, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only and should be made payable to Wantagh Library.

Class Dates: Nov. 30; Dec. 7, 14, 21

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday November 16, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, November 23, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 27 spaces available.

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only and should be made payable to Wantagh Library.

Class Dates: Nov. 30; Dec. 7, 14, 21

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday November 16, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, November 23, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 27 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Movie - Holiday Inn

A song and dance man leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. A former partner joins him and the two find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady.

Cast: Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale, Walter Abel, Louise Beavers.

101 min

LOCATION: Community Room

A song and dance man leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. A former partner joins him and the two find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady.

Cast: Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale, Walter Abel, Louise Beavers.

101 min

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Movie - Holiday Inn

A song and dance man leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. A former partner joins him and the two find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady.

Cast: Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale, Walter Abel, Louise Beavers.

101 min

LOCATION: Community Room

A song and dance man leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. A former partner joins him and the two find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady.

Cast: Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale, Walter Abel, Louise Beavers.

101 min

LOCATION: Community Room

Saturday December 22, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 
This week make a  

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 
This week make a  

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday December 24, 2018
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Christmas Eve - Library Closed
Tuesday December 25, 2018
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Christmas Day - Library Closed
Thursday December 27, 2018
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
STEMtastic presents Fantastic Flight

Ages: K-2

We will be using trial and error to build and design our own flying contraptions; from roto-copters to gliders to hot air balloons!

WPL Registration begins Thursday, December 13, 2018

Out of District registration begins Thursday, December 20, 2018

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: K-2

We will be using trial and error to build and design our own flying contraptions; from roto-copters to gliders to hot air balloons!

WPL Registration begins Thursday, December 13, 2018

Out of District registration begins Thursday, December 20, 2018

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sketch & Stretch

Ages: Grades 2-6

Join Sketch-n-Stretch for a funfilled, peaceful yoga practice followed by a winter themed creative painting lesson.  We will explore various yoga postures and activities as well as fundamentals of painting.

WPL Registration begins Thursday, December 13th

Out of District Registration begins Thursday, December 20th

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: Grades 2-6

Join Sketch-n-Stretch for a funfilled, peaceful yoga practice followed by a winter themed creative painting lesson.  We will explore various yoga postures and activities as well as fundamentals of painting.

WPL Registration begins Thursday, December 13th

Out of District Registration begins Thursday, December 20th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zumba with Desiree

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 15, 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 15, 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Teen Paint Night

Grades 6-12

Learn about color mixing and acrylic painting techniques as you paint a winter scene on canvas. Creativity is encouraged, no experience necessary. 

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 5

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 12

 

CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  Jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 13 spaces available.

Grades 6-12

Learn about color mixing and acrylic painting techniques as you paint a winter scene on canvas. Creativity is encouraged, no experience necessary. 

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 5

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, December 12

 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  Jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 13 spaces available.

Friday December 28, 2018
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Stem Storytime

For children in grades 1 - 3

Explore scientific concepts through stories and fun experiements! 

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Friday, December 7

Registration for out of district card holders begins Friday, December 14

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 14 spaces available.

For children in grades 1 - 3

Explore scientific concepts through stories and fun experiements! 

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Friday, December 7

Registration for out of district card holders begins Friday, December 14

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 14 spaces available.

Saturday December 29, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 
This week make a polar bear craft! 

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 
This week make a polar bear craft! 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Art Reception - Arielle Combs
CONTACT: Jack Leone  516-221-1200
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Jack Leone
  516.221.1200
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Monday December 31, 2018
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New Year's Eve - Library Closed
Tuesday January 1, 2019
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Library Closed - New Year's Day
Wednesday January 2, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yoga with Vicky

Using physical alignment as a starting point, Iyengar Yoga encourages the spread of intelligence throughout the body, the growth of self-awareness, and the experience of the asana as a form of "meditation in action". Please bring a yoga mat, 3 thick blankets, 2 Yoga blocks and a yoga belt.

Class dates: Wednesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27, March 6.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 6 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 13 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Using physical alignment as a starting point, Iyengar Yoga encourages the spread of intelligence throughout the body, the growth of self-awareness, and the experience of the asana as a form of "meditation in action". Please bring a yoga mat, 3 thick blankets, 2 Yoga blocks and a yoga belt.

Class dates: Wednesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27, March 6.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 6 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 13 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Imagination Station

Let your child's imagination guide them through this fun session of unstructured creativity.  We will have Play-Doh, building bricks, and STEM based challenges around the room for them to explore.

No registration required.

Ages 2-6

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Let your child's imagination guide them through this fun session of unstructured creativity.  We will have Play-Doh, building bricks, and STEM based challenges around the room for them to explore.

No registration required.

Ages 2-6

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday January 3, 2019
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zumba with Desiree

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Yoga for Teens

Grades 6 & up

Join us for this relaxing 4-week yoga class just for teens!

 

Wantagh library card holders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Thursday, December 13

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Thursday, December 20

CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Grades 6 & up

Join us for this relaxing 4-week yoga class just for teens!

 

Wantagh library card holders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Thursday, December 13

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Thursday, December 20

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Friday January 4, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

Fridays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only.

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday, December 14, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 27 spaces available.

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

Fridays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only.

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday, December 14, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 27 spaces available.

 
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Let's Learn to Sign

Sign language is a great way to jumpstart communication, reduce frustration, and develop literacy skills for your little one!

Birth to 5 years with a caregiver.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register in person, online, or by phone beginning Thursday, December 20th

Out of District cardholder can register in person, or by phone beginning Thursday, December 27th

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Sign language is a great way to jumpstart communication, reduce frustration, and develop literacy skills for your little one!

Birth to 5 years with a caregiver.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register in person, online, or by phone beginning Thursday, December 20th

Out of District cardholder can register in person, or by phone beginning Thursday, December 27th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Chess Club

Ages: 6-12

Learn how to play beginner chess and play against other children with varied experience levels.

Registration open to everyone Friday, December 21, 2018

Wantagh cardholders may register online, in person or by phone.  Out of district cardholders myst call or stop by.

CONTACT: Jack Leone  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: 6-12

Learn how to play beginner chess and play against other children with varied experience levels.

Registration open to everyone Friday, December 21, 2018

Wantagh cardholders may register online, in person or by phone.  Out of district cardholders myst call or stop by.

CONTACT:
  Jack Leone
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Saturday January 5, 2019
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9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Defensive Driving with Marty Hirschfield

Defensive Driving Class with Marty Hirschfield.  

Open to all ages.

$33.00 fee payable at time of registration.  Payable by check only to Marty Hirschfield.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Defensive Driving Class with Marty Hirschfield.  

Open to all ages.

$33.00 fee payable at time of registration.  Payable by check only to Marty Hirschfield.

In person registration only.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday January 7, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Strength, Flexibility & Balance

Instructor Barbara Gilmartin will lead the class through basic exercises using stretch bands.  Participants will build muscles surrounding the joints while working on their coordination.

Class dates: January 7, 14, 28, February 4, 11, 25, March 4, 11.

A class fee of $20.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, December 3 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 10 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Instructor Barbara Gilmartin will lead the class through basic exercises using stretch bands.  Participants will build muscles surrounding the joints while working on their coordination.

Class dates: January 7, 14, 28, February 4, 11, 25, March 4, 11.

A class fee of $20.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, December 3 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 10 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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6:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Evening Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: Janaury 7, 14, February 4, 11

A class fee of $12.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Monday, December 10th 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 17th at 9:00am

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: Janaury 7, 14, February 4, 11

A class fee of $12.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Monday, December 10th 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 17th at 9:00am

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Tuesday January 8, 2019
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Crochet with Courtney

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Tuesdays January 8, 15, 22, 29.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00.

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Tuesdays January 8, 15, 22, 29.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00.

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Seniorobics

Led by Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Simply Stronger

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Cover to Cover Book Discussion - Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

Join us for our book discussion of Pachinko by Min Jin Lee.

In the early 1900's Korea, prized daughter Sunja finds herself pregnant and alone, bringing shame on her family until a young tubercular minister offers to marry her and move with her to Japan, in the saga on one family bound together as their faith and identity are called into question.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 40 spaces available.

Join us for our book discussion of Pachinko by Min Jin Lee.

In the early 1900's Korea, prized daughter Sunja finds herself pregnant and alone, bringing shame on her family until a young tubercular minister offers to marry her and move with her to Japan, in the saga on one family bound together as their faith and identity are called into question.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 40 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Yoga with Jessica

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

A class fee of $32.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 11 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 18 at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

A class fee of $32.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 11 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 18 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Wednesday January 9, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yoga with Vicky

Using physical alignment as a starting point, Iyengar Yoga encourages the spread of intelligence throughout the body, the growth of self-awareness, and the experience of the asana as a form of "meditation in action". Please bring a yoga mat, 3 thick blankets, 2 Yoga blocks and a yoga belt.

Class dates: Wednesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27, March 6.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 6 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 13 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Using physical alignment as a starting point, Iyengar Yoga encourages the spread of intelligence throughout the body, the growth of self-awareness, and the experience of the asana as a form of "meditation in action". Please bring a yoga mat, 3 thick blankets, 2 Yoga blocks and a yoga belt.

Class dates: Wednesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27, March 6.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 6 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 13 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Lego Club

Build and design using Legos! Bring your imagination and share your ideas during this creative session filled with challenges and unstructured time to plan and collaborate!

Grades K-5

Registration for all patrons: Wednesday, December 26th

Wantagh cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone.

Out of district cardholders can register by calling or stopping by.

CONTACT: Carly Cucci  5162211200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Build and design using Legos! Bring your imagination and share your ideas during this creative session filled with challenges and unstructured time to plan and collaborate!

Grades K-5

Registration for all patrons: Wednesday, December 26th

Wantagh cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone.

Out of district cardholders can register by calling or stopping by.

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  5162211200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Advisory Board
CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Young Adult Area
CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Young Adult Area

 
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8:00 PM
Camera Club
CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

Thursday January 10, 2019
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zumba with Desiree

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Yoga for Teens
CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Friday January 11, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

Fridays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only.

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday, December 14, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 27 spaces available.

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

Fridays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only.

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday, December 14, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 27 spaces available.

 
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11:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Baby Time

Fridays, January 11, 18, and 25
11:30 am - 12:10 pm

Ages birth - 17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Bring your little one to a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes!

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of distrcit card holder registration begins Monday, Janaury 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or come by to register. 

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  516-221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

Fridays, January 11, 18, and 25
11:30 am - 12:10 pm

Ages birth - 17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Bring your little one to a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes!

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of distrcit card holder registration begins Monday, Janaury 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or come by to register. 

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  516.221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Medicaid Enrollment Assistance for the Aged, Blind & Disabled

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council will have facilitated enrollers trained by NY State Department of Health to assist the aged, blind and disabled populations enroll into the following programs: Medicaid, Medicaid Buy-In for Working People with Disabilities (MBI-WPD), Medicaid Spend-down, Medicaid Savings (MSP), and Medicaid for Institutional Care in a nursing home. For more information, please call the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council at 631-435-3000.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Adult Area

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council will have facilitated enrollers trained by NY State Department of Health to assist the aged, blind and disabled populations enroll into the following programs: Medicaid, Medicaid Buy-In for Working People with Disabilities (MBI-WPD), Medicaid Spend-down, Medicaid Savings (MSP), and Medicaid for Institutional Care in a nursing home. For more information, please call the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council at 631-435-3000.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Adult Area

Saturday January 12, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Daughters of the American Revolution
CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Yoga and Mindfulness

Yoga & Mindfulness

Grades 2-5

Join us for an engaging yoga class that fosters a sense of curiosity, community and fun!  Kids will leave with a variety of tools to promote inner and outer strength, move their bodies to release stress, bolster confidence and increase respect for themselves and others. Please bring a yoga mat.

WPL Registration begins Saturday, December 22, 2019

Out of district registration begins Saturday, January 5, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Yoga & Mindfulness

Grades 2-5

Join us for an engaging yoga class that fosters a sense of curiosity, community and fun!  Kids will leave with a variety of tools to promote inner and outer strength, move their bodies to release stress, bolster confidence and increase respect for themselves and others. Please bring a yoga mat.

WPL Registration begins Saturday, December 22, 2019

Out of district registration begins Saturday, January 5, 2019

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Monday January 14, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Strength, Flexibility & Balance

Instructor Barbara Gilmartin will lead the class through basic exercises using stretch bands.  Participants will build muscles surrounding the joints while working on their coordination.

Class dates: January 7, 14, 28, February 4, 11, 25, March 4, 11.

A class fee of $20.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, December 3 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 10 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Instructor Barbara Gilmartin will lead the class through basic exercises using stretch bands.  Participants will build muscles surrounding the joints while working on their coordination.

Class dates: January 7, 14, 28, February 4, 11, 25, March 4, 11.

A class fee of $20.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, December 3 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 10 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Ready Set Storytime

Mondays, January 14, 28, February 4, 11, and 25 
2:00-2:30 pm

Ages 18 months - 36 months (with a parent/caregiver)

This interactive storytime session will introduce literacy practices through stories, songs, movement activities and rhymes.

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of district card holder registration begins Monday, January 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or stop by the library in order to register. 

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

Mondays, January 14, 28, February 4, 11, and 25 
2:00-2:30 pm

Ages 18 months - 36 months (with a parent/caregiver)

This interactive storytime session will introduce literacy practices through stories, songs, movement activities and rhymes.

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of district card holder registration begins Monday, January 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or stop by the library in order to register. 

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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6:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Evening Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: Janaury 7, 14, February 4, 11

A class fee of $12.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Monday, December 10th 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 17th at 9:00am

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: Janaury 7, 14, February 4, 11

A class fee of $12.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Monday, December 10th 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 17th at 9:00am

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Tuesday January 15, 2019
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Crochet with Courtney

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Tuesdays January 8, 15, 22, 29.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00.

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Tuesdays January 8, 15, 22, 29.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00.

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Seniorobics

Led by Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Simply Stronger

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Yoga with Jessica

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

A class fee of $32.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 11 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 18 at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

A class fee of $32.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 11 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 18 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Wednesday January 16, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yoga with Vicky

Using physical alignment as a starting point, Iyengar Yoga encourages the spread of intelligence throughout the body, the growth of self-awareness, and the experience of the asana as a form of "meditation in action". Please bring a yoga mat, 3 thick blankets, 2 Yoga blocks and a yoga belt.

Class dates: Wednesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27, March 6.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 6 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 13 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Using physical alignment as a starting point, Iyengar Yoga encourages the spread of intelligence throughout the body, the growth of self-awareness, and the experience of the asana as a form of "meditation in action". Please bring a yoga mat, 3 thick blankets, 2 Yoga blocks and a yoga belt.

Class dates: Wednesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27, March 6.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 6 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 13 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Preschool Pals

Ages: 3-5 years old

Class Dates: Wednesday's, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27

This is an independent storytime, activity and craft session designed to reinforce preschool skills.

All registered children MUST be 3 years-old by the first class.

Adults MUST remain in the building while the child is in the session!

WPL registration begins: Wednesday January 2nd

Out of district registration begins: Wednesday, January 9th

CONTACT: Carly Cucci  516-221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: 3-5 years old

Class Dates: Wednesday's, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27

This is an independent storytime, activity and craft session designed to reinforce preschool skills.

All registered children MUST be 3 years-old by the first class.

Adults MUST remain in the building while the child is in the session!

WPL registration begins: Wednesday January 2nd

Out of district registration begins: Wednesday, January 9th

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  516.221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bracelet Making
CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday January 17, 2019
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, December 13th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, December 20th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, December 13th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, December 20th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, December 13th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, December 20th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, December 13th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, December 20th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zumba with Desiree

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17.

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Come to get a taste of Zumba with certified instructor Desiree Durand. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves and help the body to effectively burn calories, effectively tone all muscle groups, incorporate a full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: November 29; December 6, 13, 20, 27; January 3, 10, 17.

A class fee of $44 is payable by check only at the time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, October 25 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, November 1 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Yoga for Teens
CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Friday January 18, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

Fridays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only.

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday, December 14, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 27 spaces available.

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

Fridays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only.

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday, December 14, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 27 spaces available.

 
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11:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Baby Time

Fridays, January 11, 18, and 25
11:30 am - 12:10 pm

Ages birth - 17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Bring your little one to a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes!

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of distrcit card holder registration begins Monday, Janaury 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or come by to register. 

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  516-221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

Fridays, January 11, 18, and 25
11:30 am - 12:10 pm

Ages birth - 17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Bring your little one to a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes!

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of distrcit card holder registration begins Monday, Janaury 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or come by to register. 

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  516.221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Movie - A Streetcar Named Desire

The Stage and Screen collaboration between actor, Marlon Brando, and Director, Elia Kazan is now legendary. Join us as we watch and discuss one of their classic films: Tennessee Williams’ adaptation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning play, A Streetcar Named Desire.

In this film, Brando plays the earthy and confrontational Stanley Kowalski. Vivian Leigh plays the genteel, aging femme fatale, Blanche DuBois, Kowalski’s sister in law, running away from and hiding a dark secret. Tensions soar to a climactic and tragic end in this multiple award-winning film.

A discussion of the film will be led by Christopher Woods. Refreshments will be served.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Friday, January 4 beginning at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Friday, January 11 beginning at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

The Stage and Screen collaboration between actor, Marlon Brando, and Director, Elia Kazan is now legendary. Join us as we watch and discuss one of their classic films: Tennessee Williams’ adaptation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning play, A Streetcar Named Desire.

In this film, Brando plays the earthy and confrontational Stanley Kowalski. Vivian Leigh plays the genteel, aging femme fatale, Blanche DuBois, Kowalski’s sister in law, running away from and hiding a dark secret. Tensions soar to a climactic and tragic end in this multiple award-winning film.

A discussion of the film will be led by Christopher Woods. Refreshments will be served.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Friday, January 4 beginning at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Friday, January 11 beginning at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Movie - A Streetcar Named Desire

The Stage and Screen collaboration between actor, Marlon Brando, and Director, Elia Kazan is now legendary. Join us as we watch and discuss one of their classic films: Tennessee Williams’ adaptation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning play, A Streetcar Named Desire.

In this film, Brando plays the earthy and confrontational Stanley Kowalski. Vivian Leigh plays the genteel, aging femme fatale, Blanche DuBois, Kowalski’s sister in law, running away from and hiding a dark secret. Tensions soar to a climactic and tragic end in this multiple award-winning film.

A discussion of the film will be led by Christopher Woods. Refreshments will be served.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Friday, January 4 beginning at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Friday, January 11 beginning at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

The Stage and Screen collaboration between actor, Marlon Brando, and Director, Elia Kazan is now legendary. Join us as we watch and discuss one of their classic films: Tennessee Williams’ adaptation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning play, A Streetcar Named Desire.

In this film, Brando plays the earthy and confrontational Stanley Kowalski. Vivian Leigh plays the genteel, aging femme fatale, Blanche DuBois, Kowalski’s sister in law, running away from and hiding a dark secret. Tensions soar to a climactic and tragic end in this multiple award-winning film.

A discussion of the film will be led by Christopher Woods. Refreshments will be served.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Friday, January 4 beginning at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Friday, January 11 beginning at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

Saturday January 19, 2019
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Music Exploration!

Ages: 4-10 with a caregiver

Help Hope and The Smiles Foundation will be hosting a special needs/autism friendly music workshop.  Participants are invited to visit different stations that will encourage students to experience the fun of making music, singing along or just enjoying sounds!  Siblings are welcome to join in on the fun.

Registration for all January 5, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Ages: 4-10 with a caregiver

Help Hope and The Smiles Foundation will be hosting a special needs/autism friendly music workshop.  Participants are invited to visit different stations that will encourage students to experience the fun of making music, singing along or just enjoying sounds!  Siblings are welcome to join in on the fun.

Registration for all January 5, 2019

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Jungle Bungle Friends

Ages: Birth to 6 years with a parent/caregiver

Families will enjoy guitar singalongs and animal puppets.  You will also explore nature through stories, soothing sounds of a rain stick and wooden percussion instruments.

WPL Registration begins: Saturday, January 5, 2019

Out of district registration begins: Saturday, January 12, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  msfinck14@gmail.com
LOCATION: Community Room

Ages: Birth to 6 years with a parent/caregiver

Families will enjoy guitar singalongs and animal puppets.  You will also explore nature through stories, soothing sounds of a rain stick and wooden percussion instruments.

WPL Registration begins: Saturday, January 5, 2019

Out of district registration begins: Saturday, January 12, 2019

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  msfinck14@gmail.com

LOCATION: Community Room

Monday January 21, 2019
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Library Closed - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Tuesday January 22, 2019
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Crochet with Courtney

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Tuesdays January 8, 15, 22, 29.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00.

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Tuesdays January 8, 15, 22, 29.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00.

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Seniorobics

Led by Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Simply Stronger

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, build muscular strength and provide important health benefits safely. Please bring bands, 10" rubber ball, and 2 unopened soup cans.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Yoga with Jessica

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

A class fee of $32.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 11 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 18 at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Join local resident and Vinyasa Flow instructor Jessica Giordano to learn some basic Yoga poses.

Class Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

A class fee of $32.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 11 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, December 18 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Wednesday January 23, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yoga with Vicky

Using physical alignment as a starting point, Iyengar Yoga encourages the spread of intelligence throughout the body, the growth of self-awareness, and the experience of the asana as a form of "meditation in action". Please bring a yoga mat, 3 thick blankets, 2 Yoga blocks and a yoga belt.

Class dates: Wednesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27, March 6.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 6 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 13 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Using physical alignment as a starting point, Iyengar Yoga encourages the spread of intelligence throughout the body, the growth of self-awareness, and the experience of the asana as a form of "meditation in action". Please bring a yoga mat, 3 thick blankets, 2 Yoga blocks and a yoga belt.

Class dates: Wednesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27, March 6.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 6 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Thursday, December 13 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Preschool Pals

Ages: 3-5 years old

Class Dates: Wednesday's, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27

This is an independent storytime, activity and craft session designed to reinforce preschool skills.

All registered children MUST be 3 years-old by the first class.

Adults MUST remain in the building while the child is in the session!

WPL registration begins: Wednesday January 2nd

Out of district registration begins: Wednesday, January 9th

CONTACT: Carly Cucci  516-221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: 3-5 years old

Class Dates: Wednesday's, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 27

This is an independent storytime, activity and craft session designed to reinforce preschool skills.

All registered children MUST be 3 years-old by the first class.

Adults MUST remain in the building while the child is in the session!

WPL registration begins: Wednesday January 2nd

Out of district registration begins: Wednesday, January 9th

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  516.221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Chicken Cutlet
CONTACT: Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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8:00 PM
Camera Club
CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

Thursday January 24, 2019
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, December 13th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, December 20th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, December 13th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, December 20th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tot Time

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, December 13th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, December 20th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room

Children ages 18 months to 5 years-old will participate in songs, simple movement, hand manipulative toys, and create a craft with a caregiver.

Class Dates: January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14

A class fee of $15.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Children must be registered to participate in the class.

IN PERSON registration only:

Wantagh cardholders:  Thursday, December 13th at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, December 20th at 9:00am

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Baby & Me

Babies ages 4-12 months and caregivers can play and sing together with Molly Mouse.

Class Dates:  January 24, 31; February 7, 14, 28

Program fee: $13.00.  Payable by check only made out to Wantagh Public Library.

In person registration only:

Wantagh Cardholder registration begins: Thursday, Jan. 10th

Out of District cardholders may register: Thursday, Jan. 17th

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Babies ages 4-12 months and caregivers can play and sing together with Molly Mouse.

Class Dates:  January 24, 31; February 7, 14, 28

Program fee: $13.00.  Payable by check only made out to Wantagh Public Library.

In person registration only:

Wantagh Cardholder registration begins: Thursday, Jan. 10th

Out of District cardholders may register: Thursday, Jan. 17th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Toddler And Me

Babies  ages 13- 24 months and caregivers can play and sing together with Molly Mouse.

Class Dates:  January 24, 31; February 7, 14, 28

Program fee: $13.00.  Payable by check only made out to Wantagh Public Library.

In person registration only:

Wantagh Cardholder registration begins: Thursday, January 10th

Out of District cardholders may register: Thursday, Jan. 17th

LOCATION: Community Room

Babies  ages 13- 24 months and caregivers can play and sing together with Molly Mouse.

Class Dates:  January 24, 31; February 7, 14, 28

Program fee: $13.00.  Payable by check only made out to Wantagh Public Library.

In person registration only:

Wantagh Cardholder registration begins: Thursday, January 10th

Out of District cardholders may register: Thursday, Jan. 17th

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Challenge Your Property Tax Assessment with Donald X. Clavin

Nassau County sets your assessment on your property, but if you believe your property taxes are higher compared to neighboring homes, you should exercise your right to challenge your assessment. Mr. Clavin will enlighten residents on the grievance process which may result in a lower home assessment, thus reducing property taxes.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Thursday, January 10 at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone only beginning Thursday, January 17 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Nassau County sets your assessment on your property, but if you believe your property taxes are higher compared to neighboring homes, you should exercise your right to challenge your assessment. Mr. Clavin will enlighten residents on the grievance process which may result in a lower home assessment, thus reducing property taxes.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Thursday, January 10 at 9:00am

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone only beginning Thursday, January 17 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Friday January 25, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

Fridays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only.

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday, December 14, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 27 spaces available.

Join us for this introductory meditation course with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditating show that it helps to lower blood pressure, improves blood circulation, lowers heart rate, and helps to create a feeling of overall well-being.

Fridays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019

There is a $5 fee for this program that can be paid by check only.

Wantagh library cardholders may in person only starting Friday, December 14, 2018 at 9am.

Out of district cardholders may register in person only starting Friday, December 21, 2018 at 9am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 27 spaces available.

 
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11:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Baby Time

Fridays, January 11, 18, and 25
11:30 am - 12:10 pm

Ages birth - 17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Bring your little one to a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes!

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of distrcit card holder registration begins Monday, Janaury 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or come by to register. 

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  516-221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

Fridays, January 11, 18, and 25
11:30 am - 12:10 pm

Ages birth - 17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Bring your little one to a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes!

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of distrcit card holder registration begins Monday, Janaury 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or come by to register. 

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  516.221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Page Turners

Join our book club for 4th - 6th graders! Read the book at home then come in for a discussion and a related activity. 
Pick up the book at the children's desk after you register! 

Book to be announced. 

Registration begins for all on Friday, January 4 at 9:00 am. 

CONTACT: Erin Demarco  221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 9:23 AM     

Join our book club for 4th - 6th graders! Read the book at home then come in for a discussion and a related activity. 
Pick up the book at the children's desk after you register! 

Book to be announced. 

Registration begins for all on Friday, January 4 at 9:00 am. 

CONTACT:
  Erin Demarco
  221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 9:23 AM     

Saturday January 26, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 

CONTACT: Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to make a craft with a Wantagh buddy, while supplies last! 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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10:45 AM - 3:15 PM
Blood Drive
Your donation will help save up to THREE lives. Our community hospitals need your help. Please share this life saving gift. Thank you for caring! 
All who attend will receive a FREE T-shirt!  For questions call: 1-800-688-0900

Eligibility criteria:

  • Bring ID with signature or photo

  • Minimum weight is 110 lbs

  • Age 16-75 (16 year-olds must have parental permission. Age 76 + must

    have a doctor’s note.)

  • Eat well (low fat) and drink fluids

  • No tattoos for the past 12 months

 

CONTACT: Jack Leone  516-221-1200
LOCATION: Community Room
Your donation will help save up to THREE lives. Our community hospitals need your help. Please share this life saving gift. Thank you for caring! 
All who attend will receive a FREE T-shirt!  For questions call: 1-800-688-0900

Eligibility criteria:

  • Bring ID with signature or photo

  • Minimum weight is 110 lbs

  • Age 16-75 (16 year-olds must have parental permission. Age 76 + must

    have a doctor’s note.)

  • Eat well (low fat) and drink fluids

  • No tattoos for the past 12 months

 

CONTACT:
  Jack Leone
  516.221.1200
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Monday January 28, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Strength, Flexibility & Balance

Instructor Barbara Gilmartin will lead the class through basic exercises using stretch bands.  Participants will build muscles surrounding the joints while working on their coordination.

Class dates: January 7, 14, 28, February 4, 11, 25, March 4, 11.

A class fee of $20.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, December 3 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 10 at 9:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Instructor Barbara Gilmartin will lead the class through basic exercises using stretch bands.  Participants will build muscles surrounding the joints while working on their coordination.

Class dates: January 7, 14, 28, February 4, 11, 25, March 4, 11.

A class fee of $20.00 is payable by check only at time of registration.

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, December 3 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, December 10 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Ready Set Storytime

Mondays, January 14, 28, February 4, 11, and 25 
2:00-2:30 pm

Ages 18 months - 36 months (with a parent/caregiver)

This interactive storytime session will introduce literacy practices through stories, songs, movement activities and rhymes.

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of district card holder registration begins Monday, January 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or stop by the library in order to register. 

CONTACT: Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

Mondays, January 14, 28, February 4, 11, and 25 
2:00-2:30 pm

Ages 18 months - 36 months (with a parent/caregiver)

This interactive storytime session will introduce literacy practices through stories, songs, movement activities and rhymes.

Wantagh card holder registration begins Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Out of district card holder registration begins Monday, January 7. Please note that out of district card holders must call or stop by the library in order to register. 

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Board of Trustees Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Wantagh Public Library Board of Trustees.

Public is welcome to attend.

CONTACT: Joan Mrris  516-221-1200
LOCATION: Community Room

Monthly meeting of the Wantagh Public Library Board of Trustees.

Public is welcome to attend.

CONTACT:
  Joan Mrris
  516.221.1200
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Tuesday January 29, 2019
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Crochet with Courtney

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Tuesdays January 8, 15, 22, 29.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00.

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Learn to crochet! Each class will focus on a different crochet technique, from holding a hook and creating a chain to creating single and double crochet stitches and reading patterns. Please bring two skeins of worsted weight yarn and a "i" sized crochet hook.

Class dates: Tuesdays January 8, 15, 22, 29.

Fee: $15 payable by check only.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00.

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Seniorobics

Led by Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT: Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Led by Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults designed for the special needs and limitations of the over 55 age group.

Class dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29.

$22.50 payable by check only at the time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, December 11 beginning at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Simply Stronger

Led by fitness instructor Marilyn Bunger, this is a program of strengthening exercises for older adults. It is designed to slow bone loss and improve posture, buil