Thursday August 16, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Let's Learn to Sign

Ages: 0-5

Sign language is a great way to jumpstart communication, reduce frustration and develop early literacy skill for early literacy.

WPL Registration: Thursday, August 2, 2018

Out of District Registration: Thursday, August 9, 2018

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

Ages: 0-5

Sign language is a great way to jumpstart communication, reduce frustration and develop early literacy skill for early literacy.

WPL Registration: Thursday, August 2, 2018

Out of District Registration: Thursday, August 9, 2018

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

The registration period has ended.

 
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Writing Your Memoirs with Lucy Farinella

Life is a journey and the pivotal moments in our life should be shared and not forgotten. A six week course will be given by Lucy Farinella, a retired Wantagh High School teacher and Marriage & Family Therapist. Participation is limited to 12, so register as soon as possible.

Program dates: Thursdays, July 5, 12, August 2, 7, 16.

Time: July 5, 12, August 2, 7 10:30-12:00pm. August 16 is from 12:00-2:30pm.

Registration is ongoing.

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

Life is a journey and the pivotal moments in our life should be shared and not forgotten. A six week course will be given by Lucy Farinella, a retired Wantagh High School teacher and Marriage & Family Therapist. Participation is limited to 12, so register as soon as possible.

Program dates: Thursdays, July 5, 12, August 2, 7, 16.

Time: July 5, 12, August 2, 7 10:30-12:00pm. August 16 is from 12:00-2:30pm.

Registration is ongoing.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Friday August 17, 2018
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Movie
LOCATION: Community Room
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Movie
LOCATION: Community Room
Saturday August 18, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Baby Jam

Ages 6 - 24 months with a parent or caregiver

Sing, shake, and move along to the beat wit hyour baby or toddler in Baby Jam music class, led by Miss Andrea on guitar! This fun and upbeat class enhances early learning. 

WPL Cardholder registration begins Saturday, August 4 at 9:00 am

Out of District registration begins Saturday, August 11 at 9:00 am

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 12 spaces available.

Ages 6 - 24 months with a parent or caregiver

Sing, shake, and move along to the beat wit hyour baby or toddler in Baby Jam music class, led by Miss Andrea on guitar! This fun and upbeat class enhances early learning. 

WPL Cardholder registration begins Saturday, August 4 at 9:00 am

Out of District registration begins Saturday, August 11 at 9:00 am

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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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 design and build your own musical instrument, while supplies last! 
This week make a musical bracelet! 

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to design and build your own musical instrument, while supplies last! 
This week make a musical bracelet! 

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday August 20, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:30 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: August 6, 13, 20, 27

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, July 23 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, July 30 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: August 6, 13, 20, 27

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, July 23 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, July 30 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@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 August 21, 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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:  August 7, 14, 21, 28; September 4

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

In person registration only:

WPL cardholders: Tuesday, July 17 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, July 24 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:  August 7, 14, 21, 28; September 4

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

In person registration only:

WPL cardholders: Tuesday, July 17 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, July 24 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Wednesday August 22, 2018
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Yoga with Vicky - Canceled

This class has been canceled.

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, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, September 5, 12, 26.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 11 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 18 at 9:00am.

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

This class has been canceled.

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, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, September 5, 12, 26.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 11 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 18 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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9:45 AM - 7:00 PM
Bus Trip to Sag Harbor & Bay Street Theater

Sold out.

Join us as we head out East to beautiful Sag Harbor. Have lunch in one of the many restaurants or bring a sandwich and enjoy it by the water. Top off your day with a ticket to see the musical Evita at the Bay Street Theater. First come, first served. Space is limited.

Cost: $95 per person payable by check only. Includes transportation and theater ticket. Cost does not include lunch. No refunds.

Bus leaves the library parking lot at 9:45am.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration will begin Saturday, July 7 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration will begin Saturday, July 14 at 9:00am.

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

Sold out.

Join us as we head out East to beautiful Sag Harbor. Have lunch in one of the many restaurants or bring a sandwich and enjoy it by the water. Top off your day with a ticket to see the musical Evita at the Bay Street Theater. First come, first served. Space is limited.

Cost: $95 per person payable by check only. Includes transportation and theater ticket. Cost does not include lunch. No refunds.

Bus leaves the library parking lot at 9:45am.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration will begin Saturday, July 7 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration will begin Saturday, July 14 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org


 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
YA Summer Reading Party
LOCATION: Community Room
Thursday August 23, 2018
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7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Garden Club

Monthly meeting.

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

Monthly meeting.

CONTACT:
  Lorraine Loughlin
  516 781.5019
  rlkjb@optonline.net

LOCATION: Community Room

Friday August 24, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Kinder Tales

Grade : Kindergarten

This program is an independent storytime designed to get our Kindergartners excited for school in September.  We will be reading stories, participating in group activities, and designing a simple craft.

WPL Registration begins Friday, August 3rd

Out of District Registration begins Friday, August 17th

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
There are 7 spaces available.

Grade : Kindergarten

This program is an independent storytime designed to get our Kindergartners excited for school in September.  We will be reading stories, participating in group activities, and designing a simple craft.

WPL Registration begins Friday, August 3rd

Out of District Registration begins Friday, August 17th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Creative Clay Day

Grades 6-12

Teens will use their creativity to create anything they want with polymer clay. We will then turn it into a keychain or necklace. There will also be a fun clay contest!

WPL cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Friday, August 3

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Friday, August 10

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

Grades 6-12

Teens will use their creativity to create anything they want with polymer clay. We will then turn it into a keychain or necklace. There will also be a fun clay contest!

WPL cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Friday, August 3

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Friday, August 10

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 13 spaces available.

Saturday August 25, 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 design and build your own musical instrument, while supplies last! 
This week make a castanet! 

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to design and build your own musical instrument, while supplies last! 
This week make a castanet! 

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday August 27, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:30 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: August 6, 13, 20, 27

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, July 23 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, July 30 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: August 6, 13, 20, 27

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, July 23 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, July 30 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Tuesday August 28, 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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:  August 7, 14, 21, 28; September 4

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

In person registration only:

WPL cardholders: Tuesday, July 17 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, July 24 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:  August 7, 14, 21, 28; September 4

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

In person registration only:

WPL cardholders: Tuesday, July 17 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, July 24 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Wednesday August 29, 2018
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Learn to Decorate a Ladybug Cake

Join Chef Mary as she teaches you how to decorate a beautful ladybug cake.

$5.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Wednesday, August 15 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Wednesday, August 22 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 11 spaces available.

Join Chef Mary as she teaches you how to decorate a beautful ladybug cake.

$5.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Wednesday, August 15 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Wednesday, August 22 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 11 spaces available.

Saturday September 1, 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 design and build your own musical instrument, while supplies last! 
This week make a microphone! 

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to design and build your own musical instrument, while supplies last! 
This week make a microphone! 

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday September 3, 2018
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Labor Day - Library Closed
Tuesday September 4, 2018
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wantagh Retired Teachers
CONTACT:  Susan Finck  5162211200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
 
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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:  August 7, 14, 21, 28; September 4

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

In person registration only:

WPL cardholders: Tuesday, July 17 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, July 24 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:  August 7, 14, 21, 28; September 4

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

In person registration only:

WPL cardholders: Tuesday, July 17 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, July 24 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Wednesday September 5, 2018
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Yoga with Vicky - Canceled

This class has been canceled.

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, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, September 5, 12, 26.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 11 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 18 at 9:00am.

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

This class has been canceled.

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, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, September 5, 12, 26.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 11 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 18 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
TAB (Teen Advisory Board)

Grades 6-12

Earn community service credit while helping make your library a teen-friendly place.

This month we will discuss "The Great Giveback" and plan a Twin Lakes Preserve clean up event.

Registration for all patrons is ongoing

 

LOCATION: Young Adult Area
There are many spaces available.

Grades 6-12

Earn community service credit while helping make your library a teen-friendly place.

This month we will discuss "The Great Giveback" and plan a Twin Lakes Preserve clean up event.

Registration for all patrons is ongoing

 

LOCATION: Young Adult Area

There are many spaces available.

Thursday September 6, 2018
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Imagination Station

Ages 2-6

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

No registration required

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Ages 2-6

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

No registration required

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Friday September 7, 2018
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Chess Club

Grades K-5

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

Registration begins Friday, August 24th

CONTACT:  Jack Leone  221-1200  jleone@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Grades K-5

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

Registration begins Friday, August 24th

CONTACT:
  Jack Leone
  221.1200
  jleone@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Saturday September 8, 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 design and build your own musical instrument, while supplies last! 
This week make a harmonica! 

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages: Children ages 3 and up with a caregiver

Stop by each week to design and build your own musical instrument, while supplies last! 
This week make a harmonica! 

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday September 10, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

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

Classes dates: September 10, 17, & 24.

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, by phone, or in person beginning Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9am. 

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

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

Classes dates: September 10, 17, & 24.

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, by phone, or in person beginning Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9am. 

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Baby Time

Ages: Birth-17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Dates: Mondays, September 10, 17, 24

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

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Monday, August 27

Registration for out of district card holders begins Monday, September 3

CONTACT:  Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: Birth-17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Dates: Mondays, September 10, 17, 24

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

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Monday, August 27

Registration for out of district card holders begins Monday, September 3

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Discover the Treasure Within

This seminar focuses on how to achieve peace within when surrounded by worldly turmoil and how to maintain that peace. Topics include spirituality, meditation, inner wisdom, soul silence, coincidence, and intuition. The seminar concludes with a guided visualization meditation.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Monday, August 20th at 9am.

Out of district registration begins Monday, August 27th at 9am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, August 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

This seminar focuses on how to achieve peace within when surrounded by worldly turmoil and how to maintain that peace. Topics include spirituality, meditation, inner wisdom, soul silence, coincidence, and intuition. The seminar concludes with a guided visualization meditation.

Wantagh Library cardholder registration begins Monday, August 20th at 9am.

Out of district registration begins Monday, August 27th at 9am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, August 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Wednesday September 12, 2018
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9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Bus Trip to Broadway to see Come From Away

On 9/11 the world stopped.  On 9/12, their stories moved us all.

We have front mezzanine tickets to see this play based on a remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that put their lives on hold and opened their homes to this world of strangers. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships.

Cost $143 per person includes transportation and front mezzanine seat. Cost does not include lunch. No refunds.

Bus leaves the library parking lot at 10:00am.

Wantagh LIbrary card holders may register beginning Saturday, August 18, 2018.

Out of district registration will  being Saturday, August 25, 2018.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghibrary.org
Registration will begin on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

On 9/11 the world stopped.  On 9/12, their stories moved us all.

We have front mezzanine tickets to see this play based on a remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that put their lives on hold and opened their homes to this world of strangers. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships.

Cost $143 per person includes transportation and front mezzanine seat. Cost does not include lunch. No refunds.

Bus leaves the library parking lot at 10:00am.

Wantagh LIbrary card holders may register beginning Saturday, August 18, 2018.

Out of district registration will  being Saturday, August 25, 2018.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghibrary.org

Registration will begin on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Yoga with Vicky - Canceled

This class has been canceled.

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, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, September 5, 12, 26.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 11 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 18 at 9:00am.

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

This class has been canceled.

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, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, September 5, 12, 26.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 11 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 18 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
College Entrance Exams: all about the SAT & ACT

This comprehensive one hour lecture given by David Gevirtz, an experienced SAT and ACT instructor, is and essential starting point for any student or parent looking for information on how to tackle the SAT and ACT. What is their significance? How are they scored? What’s on the test? Which test is better suited for you? When and how should you start preparing? Attendees will leave with answers to all of these questions and more, including a thorough understanding of the two exams and an action plan for how to begin preparing.

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, August 22

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, August 29

 

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  Jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

This comprehensive one hour lecture given by David Gevirtz, an experienced SAT and ACT instructor, is and essential starting point for any student or parent looking for information on how to tackle the SAT and ACT. What is their significance? How are they scored? What’s on the test? Which test is better suited for you? When and how should you start preparing? Attendees will leave with answers to all of these questions and more, including a thorough understanding of the two exams and an action plan for how to begin preparing.

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, August 22

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Wednesday, August 29

 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  Jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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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 September 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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 full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 6 at 9:00.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

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 full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 6 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
NCAA Seminar
LOCATION: Community Room
Friday September 14, 2018
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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 new elementary school book discussion group! Read the book at home, then join us for a discussion, activity, and a snack! 

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

This month's book: Crimebiters: My Dog is Better Than Your Dog by Tommy Greenwald

Jimmy Bishop likes crime fighters, vampires, and dogs, and he does not care for his new babysitter, so he is delighted when his new dog, Abby--who sleeps during the day, and grows huge fangs at night--turns out to be a crime-fighting, vampire dog, who also does not like the babysitter.

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Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Friday, August 17

Registration for out of district card holders begins Friday, August 24

CONTACT:  Erin DeMarco  221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, August 17, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

For children in Grades 3 - 5

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

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

This month's book: Crimebiters: My Dog is Better Than Your Dog by Tommy Greenwald

Jimmy Bishop likes crime fighters, vampires, and dogs, and he does not care for his new babysitter, so he is delighted when his new dog, Abby--who sleeps during the day, and grows huge fangs at night--turns out to be a crime-fighting, vampire dog, who also does not like the babysitter.

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Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Friday, August 17

Registration for out of district card holders begins Friday, August 24

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, August 17, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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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 September 15, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Story Talk

Grades K-2

Listen to stories, participate in a simple book discussion, and do a story themed craft.

WPL Registration begins Saturday, September 1st

Out of district registration begins Saturday, September 8th

CONTACT:  Carly Cucci  221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Grades K-2

Listen to stories, participate in a simple book discussion, and do a story themed craft.

WPL Registration begins Saturday, September 1st

Out of district registration begins Saturday, September 8th

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages 3 and up

Stop by the Children's Department to design your own Fall themed craft while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages 3 and up

Stop by the Children's Department to design your own Fall themed craft while supplies last.

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Imagination Station

Ages 2-6

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

No registration required

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Ages 2-6

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

No registration required

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Monday September 17, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

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

Classes dates: September 10, 17, & 24.

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, by phone, or in person beginning Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9am. 

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

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

Classes dates: September 10, 17, & 24.

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, by phone, or in person beginning Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9am. 

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Baby Time

Ages: Birth-17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Dates: Mondays, September 10, 17, 24

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

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Monday, August 27

Registration for out of district card holders begins Monday, September 3

CONTACT:  Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: Birth-17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Dates: Mondays, September 10, 17, 24

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

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Monday, August 27

Registration for out of district card holders begins Monday, September 3

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Property Tax Assessment Workshop

Laura Curran and Steven Rhodes

CONTACT:  Randy Yunker  571-1500  ncassessor@nassaucountyny.com

Laura Curran and Steven Rhodes

CONTACT:
  Randy Yunker
  571.1500
  ncassessor@nassaucountyny.com

 
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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 September 18, 2018
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Crochet with Courtney
CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Preschool Pals

Ages: 3-5

Dates: September 18, 25 and October 2, 9, & 16

This program is an independent story time & 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!

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 4 at 10:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 11 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Carly Cucci  516-221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

Ages: 3-5

Dates: September 18, 25 and October 2, 9, & 16

This program is an independent story time & 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!

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 4 at 10:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 11 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  516.221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Pipe Cleaner Notebook

Grades 4-8

Tweens will create an adorable pipe cleaner notebook and a washi tape pencil. 

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Tuesday, September 4

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning, Tuesday, September 11

 

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  5162211200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Grades 4-8

Tweens will create an adorable pipe cleaner notebook and a washi tape pencil. 

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Tuesday, September 4

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning, Tuesday, September 11

 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  5162211200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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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: September 18, 25, October 2, 9.

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, August 21 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  516-221-1200
LOCATION: Community Room

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

Class Dates: September 18, 25, October 2, 9.

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, August 21 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  516-221-1200

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday September 20, 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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 full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 6 at 9:00.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

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 full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 6 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friends of the Wantagh Public Library

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

Friday September 21, 2018
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ready, Set, Storytime

Ages: 18-36 months

Program dates: Fridays, September 21, 28 & October 5,12 and 19

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

WPL Registration begins Friday, September 7th

Out of district registration begins Friday, September 14th

CONTACT:  Erin DeMarco  221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: 18-36 months

Program dates: Fridays, September 21, 28 & October 5,12 and 19

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

WPL Registration begins Friday, September 7th

Out of district registration begins Friday, September 14th

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Movie Discussion - Goodfellas

Join us for our screening of Martin Scorsese's 1990 film Goodfellas followed by a 30-minute discussion of the movie by Chris Woods.

Gangster saga explores the netherworld of Italian-American organized crime in New York City as it follows the 30-year career of a "wise guy" who eventually turns FBI informant.

Cast: Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino.

Rated R. 2 hours, 26 minutes.

Please register online or at the reference desk.

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

Join us for our screening of Martin Scorsese's 1990 film Goodfellas followed by a 30-minute discussion of the movie by Chris Woods.

Gangster saga explores the netherworld of Italian-American organized crime in New York City as it follows the 30-year career of a "wise guy" who eventually turns FBI informant.

Cast: Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino.

Rated R. 2 hours, 26 minutes.

Please register online or at the reference desk.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Movie Discussion - Goodfellas

Join us for our screening of Martin Scorsese's 1990 film Goodfellas followed by a 30-minute discussion of the movie by Chris Woods.

Gangster saga explores the netherworld of Italian-American organized crime in New York City as it follows the 30-year career of a "wise guy" who eventually turns FBI informant.

Cast: Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino.

Rated R. 2 hours, 26 minutes.

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

Join us for our screening of Martin Scorsese's 1990 film Goodfellas followed by a 30-minute discussion of the movie by Chris Woods.

Gangster saga explores the netherworld of Italian-American organized crime in New York City as it follows the 30-year career of a "wise guy" who eventually turns FBI informant.

Cast: Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino.

Rated R. 2 hours, 26 minutes.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Saturday September 22, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Stem Storytime

For children in Grades 1 - 3 

Explore scientific concepts through stories and fun experiements!

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Saturday, September 8

Registration for out of district card holders begins Saturday, September 15

CONTACT:  Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

For children in Grades 1 - 3 

Explore scientific concepts through stories and fun experiements!

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Saturday, September 8

Registration for out of district card holders begins Saturday, September 15

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages 3 and up

Stop by the Children's Department to design your own Fall themed craft while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages 3 and up

Stop by the Children's Department to design your own Fall themed craft while supplies last.

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Art Reception - Jewel @ Genie Pop Top Art
CONTACT:  Jack Leone  516-221-1200  jleone@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Monday September 24, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meditation with Ariel

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

Classes dates: September 10, 17, & 24.

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, by phone, or in person beginning Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9am. 

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

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

Classes dates: September 10, 17, & 24.

Wantagh Library cardholders may register online, by phone, or in person beginning Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9am. 

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Baby Time

Ages: Birth-17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Dates: Mondays, September 10, 17, 24

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

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Monday, August 27

Registration for out of district card holders begins Monday, September 3

CONTACT:  Erin DeMarco  5162211200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: Birth-17 months (with a parent or caregiver)

Dates: Mondays, September 10, 17, 24

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

Registration for Wantagh card holders begins Monday, August 27

Registration for out of district card holders begins Monday, September 3

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  5162211200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tai Chi for Seniors

Join Marvin Berg RN for an 8-week Tai Chi for Arthritis program geared for seniors at least 60 years young.  Tai Chi combines slow moving with deep breathing and is beneficial in increasing body strength, balance, and posture. Tai Chi can also help you reduce stress and increase relaxation.

This program is offered as part of the NYS Department of Health Older Adult Fall Prevention Program, and NUMC's Trauma & Injury Prevention Department.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, September 24, 26; October 1, 3, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; November 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Monday, September 10th at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Monday, September 17th at 9:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Join Marvin Berg RN for an 8-week Tai Chi for Arthritis program geared for seniors at least 60 years young.  Tai Chi combines slow moving with deep breathing and is beneficial in increasing body strength, balance, and posture. Tai Chi can also help you reduce stress and increase relaxation.

This program is offered as part of the NYS Department of Health Older Adult Fall Prevention Program, and NUMC's Trauma & Injury Prevention Department.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, September 24, 26; October 1, 3, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; November 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Monday, September 10th at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Monday, September 17th at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Tween Lego Challege

Grades 4-8

Use the clues to try to guess, and then build the answer out of Legos.

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Monday, August 27

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Monday, September 4

 

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Grades 4-8

Use the clues to try to guess, and then build the answer out of Legos.

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Monday, August 27

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Monday, September 4

 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018 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: September 24; October 1, 22, 29

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:  Thursday, September 10th 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 17th

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: September 24; October 1, 22, 29

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:  Thursday, September 10th 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 17th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Tuesday September 25, 2018
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Crochet with Courtney
CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Preschool Pals

Ages: 3-5

Dates: September 18, 25 and October 2, 9, & 16

This program is an independent story time & 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!

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 4 at 10:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 11 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Carly Cucci  516-221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

Ages: 3-5

Dates: September 18, 25 and October 2, 9, & 16

This program is an independent story time & 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!

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 4 at 10:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 11 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  516.221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
College Office at the Library

Get one-on-one help to complete your college applications from an experienced college advisor and guidance counselor.

No registration required

 

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Young Adult Area

Get one-on-one help to complete your college applications from an experienced college advisor and guidance counselor.

No registration required

 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Young Adult Area

 
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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: September 18, 25, October 2, 9.

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, August 21 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  516-221-1200
LOCATION: Community Room

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

Class Dates: September 18, 25, October 2, 9.

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, August 21 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  516-221-1200

LOCATION: Community Room

Wednesday September 26, 2018
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Yoga with Vicky - Canceled

This class has been canceled.

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, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, September 5, 12, 26.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 11 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 18 at 9:00am.

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

This class has been canceled.

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, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, September 5, 12, 26.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 11 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, July 18 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Parent/Child Workshop

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

Class dates: Wednesdays, September 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31

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

Out of district cardholders may register in person or by phone only beginning Wednesday, September 12th

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

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

Class dates: Wednesdays, September 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31

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

Out of district cardholders may register in person or by phone only beginning Wednesday, September 12th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tai Chi for Seniors

Join Marvin Berg RN for an 8-week Tai Chi for Arthritis program geared for seniors at least 60 years young.  Tai Chi combines slow moving with deep breathing and is beneficial in increasing body strength, balance, and posture. Tai Chi can also help you reduce stress and increase relaxation.

This program is offered as part of the NYS Department of Health Older Adult Fall Prevention Program, and NUMC's Trauma & Injury Prevention Department.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, September 24, 26; October 1, 3, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; November 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Monday, September 10th at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Monday, September 17th at 9:00am.

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

Join Marvin Berg RN for an 8-week Tai Chi for Arthritis program geared for seniors at least 60 years young.  Tai Chi combines slow moving with deep breathing and is beneficial in increasing body strength, balance, and posture. Tai Chi can also help you reduce stress and increase relaxation.

This program is offered as part of the NYS Department of Health Older Adult Fall Prevention Program, and NUMC's Trauma & Injury Prevention Department.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, September 24, 26; October 1, 3, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; November 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Monday, September 10th at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Monday, September 17th at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
SAT Prep Course

Open to all students preparing for the SAT exam

This 6-week SAT course teaches both strategies and content for the new SAT test. Students learn patterns of the test, time management and proper omitting techniques. The class will also include a full practice test and students will be provided with scores and personalized feedback. Students are asked to purchase the Official SAT Study Guide.

Fee: $80 per student. Checks only. Please make checks payable to Laura LaVacca

Wantagh library cardholders may register in person beginning Wednesday, September 5

Out of district cardholders may register in person beginning Wednesday, September 12

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Open to all students preparing for the SAT exam

This 6-week SAT course teaches both strategies and content for the new SAT test. Students learn patterns of the test, time management and proper omitting techniques. The class will also include a full practice test and students will be provided with scores and personalized feedback. Students are asked to purchase the Official SAT Study Guide.

Fee: $80 per student. Checks only. Please make checks payable to Laura LaVacca

Wantagh library cardholders may register in person beginning Wednesday, September 5

Out of district cardholders may register in person beginning Wednesday, September 12

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
DIY Wednesday

Grades 4-9

Design your own project with supplies left over from previous craft events. We have glitter, paint, feathers and more.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, September 5

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, September 12

 

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Young Adult Area
Registration will begin on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Grades 4-9

Design your own project with supplies left over from previous craft events. We have glitter, paint, feathers and more.

WPL cardholder registration begins Wednesday, September 5

Out of district registration begins Wednesday, September 12

 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Young Adult Area

Registration will begin on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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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 September 27, 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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 full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 6 at 9:00.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

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 full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 6 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Garden Club

Monthly meeting.

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

Monthly meeting.

CONTACT:
  Lorraine Loughlin
  516 781.5019
  rlkjb@optonline.net

LOCATION: Community Room

Friday September 28, 2018
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ready, Set, Storytime

Ages: 18-36 months

Program dates: Fridays, September 21, 28 & October 5,12 and 19

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

WPL Registration begins Friday, September 7th

Out of district registration begins Friday, September 14th

CONTACT:  Erin DeMarco  221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: 18-36 months

Program dates: Fridays, September 21, 28 & October 5,12 and 19

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

WPL Registration begins Friday, September 7th

Out of district registration begins Friday, September 14th

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Lego Club

Grades K-5

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!

WPL registration begins Friday, September 7th

Out of district registration begins Friday, September 14th

 

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Grades K-5

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!

WPL registration begins Friday, September 7th

Out of district registration begins Friday, September 14th

 

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Saturday September 29, 2018
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9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Defensive Driving

Defensive Driving Class with Marty Hirschfield.  

Open to all ages.

New Fee: $33.00, payable at time of registration.  Checks only, payable to Marty Hirschfield.

Registration is ongoing, in person only.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  
LOCATION: Community Room

Defensive Driving Class with Marty Hirschfield.  

Open to all ages.

New Fee: $33.00, payable at time of registration.  Checks only, payable to Marty Hirschfield.

Registration is ongoing, in person only.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  

LOCATION: Community Room


 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages 3 and up

Stop by the Children's Department to design your own Fall themed craft while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages 3 and up

Stop by the Children's Department to design your own Fall themed craft while supplies last.

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday October 1, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:30 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: October 1, 15, 22, 29, November 5, 19, 26, December 3, 2018.

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, September 17 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, September 24 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

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: October 1, 15, 22, 29, November 5, 19, 26, December 3, 2018.

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Monday, September 17 at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Monday, September 24 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tai Chi for Seniors

Join Marvin Berg RN for an 8-week Tai Chi for Arthritis program geared for seniors at least 60 years young.  Tai Chi combines slow moving with deep breathing and is beneficial in increasing body strength, balance, and posture. Tai Chi can also help you reduce stress and increase relaxation.

This program is offered as part of the NYS Department of Health Older Adult Fall Prevention Program, and NUMC's Trauma & Injury Prevention Department.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, September 24, 26; October 1, 3, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; November 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Monday, September 10th at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Monday, September 17th at 9:00am.

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

Join Marvin Berg RN for an 8-week Tai Chi for Arthritis program geared for seniors at least 60 years young.  Tai Chi combines slow moving with deep breathing and is beneficial in increasing body strength, balance, and posture. Tai Chi can also help you reduce stress and increase relaxation.

This program is offered as part of the NYS Department of Health Older Adult Fall Prevention Program, and NUMC's Trauma & Injury Prevention Department.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, September 24, 26; October 1, 3, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; November 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Monday, September 10th at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Monday, September 17th 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: September 24; October 1, 22, 29

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:  Thursday, September 10th 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 17th

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: September 24; October 1, 22, 29

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:  Thursday, September 10th 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 17th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room


Tuesday October 2, 2018
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Crochet with Courtney
CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Preschool Pals

Ages: 3-5

Dates: September 18, 25 and October 2, 9, & 16

This program is an independent story time & 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!

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 4 at 10:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 11 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Carly Cucci  516-221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

Ages: 3-5

Dates: September 18, 25 and October 2, 9, & 16

This program is an independent story time & 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!

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 4 at 10:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 11 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  516.221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

 
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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: September 18, 25, October 2, 9.

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, August 21 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  516-221-1200
LOCATION: Community Room

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

Class Dates: September 18, 25, October 2, 9.

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, August 21 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  516-221-1200

LOCATION: Community Room

Wednesday October 3, 2018
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9:30 AM - 10:30 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, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; November 7, 14, 21.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, September 19 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, September  26 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

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, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; November 7, 14, 21.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, September 19 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, September  26 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Town of Hempstead Mobile Passport Van

The Town of Hempstead's mobile passport van will be available at the library for patrons who want to renew their passport.  To apply for a passport you must bring your birth certificate (original or certified copy with raised seal) your previous passport or Certificate of Naturalization (in some cases, additional ID may be needed such as a photo ID, NYS Benefit insurance card, school ID card).  For further information regarding passports please call 516-812-3021.

Pre-registration is not required.  Services are done on a first come first served basis.

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

The Town of Hempstead's mobile passport van will be available at the library for patrons who want to renew their passport.  To apply for a passport you must bring your birth certificate (original or certified copy with raised seal) your previous passport or Certificate of Naturalization (in some cases, additional ID may be needed such as a photo ID, NYS Benefit insurance card, school ID card).  For further information regarding passports please call 516-812-3021.

Pre-registration is not required.  Services are done on a first come first served basis.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Adult Area

 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Parent/Child Workshop

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

Class dates: Wednesdays, September 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31

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

Out of district cardholders may register in person or by phone only beginning Wednesday, September 12th

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

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

Class dates: Wednesdays, September 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31

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

Out of district cardholders may register in person or by phone only beginning Wednesday, September 12th

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  5162211200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tai Chi for Seniors

Join Marvin Berg RN for an 8-week Tai Chi for Arthritis program geared for seniors at least 60 years young.  Tai Chi combines slow moving with deep breathing and is beneficial in increasing body strength, balance, and posture. Tai Chi can also help you reduce stress and increase relaxation.

This program is offered as part of the NYS Department of Health Older Adult Fall Prevention Program, and NUMC's Trauma & Injury Prevention Department.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, September 24, 26; October 1, 3, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; November 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Monday, September 10th at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Monday, September 17th at 9:00am.

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

Join Marvin Berg RN for an 8-week Tai Chi for Arthritis program geared for seniors at least 60 years young.  Tai Chi combines slow moving with deep breathing and is beneficial in increasing body strength, balance, and posture. Tai Chi can also help you reduce stress and increase relaxation.

This program is offered as part of the NYS Department of Health Older Adult Fall Prevention Program, and NUMC's Trauma & Injury Prevention Department.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, September 24, 26; October 1, 3, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; November 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Monday, September 10th at 9:00am.

Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Monday, September 17th at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
SAT Prep Course

Open to all students preparing for the SAT exam

This 6-week SAT course teaches both strategies and content for the new SAT test. Students learn patterns of the test, time management and proper omitting techniques. The class will also include a full practice test and students will be provided with scores and personalized feedback. Students are asked to purchase the Official SAT Study Guide.

Fee: $80 per student. Checks only. Please make checks payable to Laura LaVacca

Wantagh library cardholders may register in person beginning Wednesday, September 5

Out of district cardholders may register in person beginning Wednesday, September 12

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Open to all students preparing for the SAT exam

This 6-week SAT course teaches both strategies and content for the new SAT test. Students learn patterns of the test, time management and proper omitting techniques. The class will also include a full practice test and students will be provided with scores and personalized feedback. Students are asked to purchase the Official SAT Study Guide.

Fee: $80 per student. Checks only. Please make checks payable to Laura LaVacca

Wantagh library cardholders may register in person beginning Wednesday, September 5

Out of district cardholders may register in person beginning Wednesday, September 12

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday October 4, 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11

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, August 23rd at 9:00am 

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, August 30 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 full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 6 at 9:00.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

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 full range of motion, and improve the cardiovascular system.

Class dates: September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1

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

Registration dates:

Wantagh Library cardholders: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00.

Out of district cardholders: Thursday, September 6 at 9:00.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Maximizing Your College Financial Aid

For students in grades 9-12 and/or their parents

This is a workshop about arranging your family's financial picture to enhance your likelihood of receiving a generous financial aid package, play less out of pocket and apply to those colleges that should give you the most money!

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Thursday, September 20

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Thursday, September 27

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  5162211200  Jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

For students in grades 9-12 and/or their parents

This is a workshop about arranging your family's financial picture to enhance your likelihood of receiving a generous financial aid package, play less out of pocket and apply to those colleges that should give you the most money!

Wantagh library cardholders may register online, by phone or in person beginning Thursday, September 20

Out of district cardholders may register by phone or in person beginning Thursday, September 27

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  5162211200
  Jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

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

Friday October 5, 2018
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Meditation with Ariel

Join us for this introduction to meditation with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditation 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 class paid by check only which should be made payable to Eduardo Alvear.

Wantagh cardholders may register in person only beginning Friday, September 21, 2018 at 9am.  

Out of district cardholders may register in person only beginning Friday, September 28, 2018 at 9am.

 

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, September 21, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Join us for this introduction to meditation with Ariel.  Studies on the benefits of meditation 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 class paid by check only which should be made payable to Eduardo Alvear.

Wantagh cardholders may register in person only beginning Friday, September 21, 2018 at 9am.  

Out of district cardholders may register in person only beginning Friday, September 28, 2018 at 9am.

 

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

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

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ready, Set, Storytime

Ages: 18-36 months

Program dates: Fridays, September 21, 28 & October 5,12 and 19

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

WPL Registration begins Friday, September 7th

Out of district registration begins Friday, September 14th

CONTACT:  Erin DeMarco  221-1200  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Ages: 18-36 months

Program dates: Fridays, September 21, 28 & October 5,12 and 19

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

WPL Registration begins Friday, September 7th

Out of district registration begins Friday, September 14th

CONTACT:
  Erin DeMarco
  221.1200
  edemarco@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Chess Club

Grades K-5

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

Registration begins Friday, August 24th

CONTACT:  Jack Leone  221-1200  jleone@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Grades K-5

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

Registration begins Friday, August 24th

CONTACT:
  Jack Leone
  221.1200
  jleone@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Saturday October 6, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Story Talk

Grades K-2

Listen to stories, participate in a simple book discussion, and do a story themed craft.

WPL Registration begins September 15th

Out of district registration begins September 22nd

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

Grades K-2

Listen to stories, participate in a simple book discussion, and do a story themed craft.

WPL Registration begins September 15th

Out of district registration begins September 22nd

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Corner

Ages 3 and up

Stop by the Children's Department to design your own Fall themed craft while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Susan Finck  221-1200  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Ages 3 and up

Stop by the Children's Department to design your own Fall themed craft while supplies last.

CONTACT:
  Susan Finck
  221.1200
  sfinck@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
EastLine Theatre presents Any Friend of Percy D’Angelino is a Friend of Mine

Come and enjoy this hilarious play by Jason Milligan. This side-splitting comedy opens with a mysterious stranger (Tony) arriving at the Long Island estate of a renowned mob boss(Frankie). Why is "Tony" there? To whack the venerable Frankie or to work for him?

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Monday, September 14 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Monday, September 21 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Friday, September 14, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Come and enjoy this hilarious play by Jason Milligan. This side-splitting comedy opens with a mysterious stranger (Tony) arriving at the Long Island estate of a renowned mob boss(Frankie). Why is "Tony" there? To whack the venerable Frankie or to work for him?

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Monday, September 14 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Monday, September 21 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Friday, September 14, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Monday October 8, 2018
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Columbus Day - Library Closed
Tuesday October 9, 2018
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Crochet with Courtney
CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 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: August 14, 21, 28, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16.

$45.00 payable by check only at time of registration.

In person registration only.

Wantagh Library cardholders: Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholders: Tuesday, August 7 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Preschool Pals

Ages: 3-5

Dates: September 18, 25 and October 2, 9, & 16

This program is an independent story time & 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!

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 4 at 10:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 11 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Carly Cucci  516-221-1200  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

Ages: 3-5

Dates: September 18, 25 and October 2, 9, & 16

This program is an independent story time & 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!

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 4 at 10:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Tuesday, Sept 11 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Carly Cucci
  516.221.1200
  ccucci@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
College Office at the Library

Get one-on-one help to complete your college applications from an experienced college advisor and guidance counselor.

No registration required

 

CONTACT:  Jennifer McHugh  516-221-1200  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Young Adult Area

Get one-on-one help to complete your college applications from an experienced college advisor and guidance counselor.

No registration required

 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer McHugh
  516.221.1200
  jmchugh@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Young Adult Area

 
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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: September 18, 25, October 2, 9.

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, August 21 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  516-221-1200
LOCATION: Community Room

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

Class Dates: September 18, 25, October 2, 9.

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, August 21 at 10:00am.

Out of district cardholder registration begins Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00am.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  516-221-1200

LOCATION: Community Room

Wednesday October 10, 2018
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8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Bus Trip: City Island & Bartow-Pell Mansion

Enjoy a day on charming City Island, a 1.5-mile historic seaside community, which feels more like a New England fishing village than the Bronx. We will go on a docent-guided tour of the Bartow-Pell mansion; a national landmark and one of the most beautifully situated homes in the city. Lunch is included at Sea Shore Restaurant followed by a docent-guided tour of the Nautical Museum.

The meal includes the following:

Sea Shore Signature Salad

One entree choice of either grilled or baked salmon fillet, shrimp scampi or fried shrimp, broiled seafood combination, chicken parmigiana, BBQ chicken or BBQ baby back ribs. All served with roasted potatoes or sauteed seasonal vegetables.

Dessert, coffee, tea, decaf & soda included.

In person registration only.

WPL cardholder registration will begin September 8 at 9:00 am.

Out of District registration begins September 15 at 9:00 am.

Bus leaves Wantagh Library at 8:30 am.

Fee: $116 per person, payable by check only. No refunds.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Adult Area
Registration will begin on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Enjoy a day on charming City Island, a 1.5-mile historic seaside community, which feels more like a New England fishing village than the Bronx. We will go on a docent-guided tour of the Bartow-Pell mansion; a national landmark and one of the most beautifully situated homes in the city. Lunch is included at Sea Shore Restaurant followed by a docent-guided tour of the Nautical Museum.

The meal includes the following:

Sea Shore Signature Salad

One entree choice of either grilled or baked salmon fillet, shrimp scampi or fried shrimp, broiled seafood combination, chicken parmigiana, BBQ chicken or BBQ baby back ribs. All served with roasted potatoes or sauteed seasonal vegetables.

Dessert, coffee, tea, decaf & soda included.

In person registration only.

WPL cardholder registration will begin September 8 at 9:00 am.

Out of District registration begins September 15 at 9:00 am.

Bus leaves Wantagh Library at 8:30 am.

Fee: $116 per person, payable by check only. No refunds.

CONTACT:
  Ian Smith
  516.221.1200
  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org

LOCATION: Adult Area

Registration will begin on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

 
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9:30 AM - 10:30 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, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; November 7, 14, 21.

Fee: $25 payable by check only.

Wantagh library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, September 19 at 9:00am.

Out of district library cardholder registration begins Wednesday, September  26 at 9:00am.

CONTACT:  Ian Smith  516-221-1200  ismith@wantaghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 9:00 AM