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Wednesday November 22, 2017
     Thanksgiving Eve: Library Hours 9:30am-5pm  
   

Thanksgiving Eve: Library Hours 9:30-5pm

   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Time For Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Sessions are held at 10:15am or 11:15am.  This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Time For Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Sessions are held at 10:15am or 11:15am.  This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1

Thursday November 23, 2017
     Thanksgiving Day: Library Closed  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Thanksgiving Day: Library Closed


Friday November 24, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Next Chapter Adult Reading Group  
   

In partnership with volunteers from Literacy Nassau, we host a Next Chapter book club every Friday afternoon. This small book club offers adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Registration is required. 516 766-2360 x 4. Caregivers must be present: the group meets in the magazine section on the first floor.

 


Monday November 27, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Baby Belly Time (Ages 1 mos. - 5 mos.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Spend some quality time with your newborn learning to incorporate songs, rhymes and reading books into your everyday routine.  Tummy time and especially cuddling, we be featured.  Please bring a small blanket to lay your child on.

Registration is required.  No fee.  Caregiver must attend.

 

 

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   11:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Game Time For Adults  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Bring your group, or just stop by and join one, and spend some time playing your favorite game. Please bring your own games and game pieces.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   1:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Monday Movie: Wizard of Lies  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

A chronicle of Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme, which defrauded his clients of billions of dollars. Starring Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer. 2017, 133 mins, Rated TV MA. 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM HOLA!  
   

Children love this total immersion program that teaches colors, numbers, and short phrases in Spanish!

Registration is required.  Fee: $25.00 Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM TAG-Holiday Gift Wrap  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

Come ready to wrap gifts. Refreshments will be served

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Financial Aid Night  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

Jan and Tony Esposito will teach you what you need to know to successfully navigate the road to higher education.  They will discuss the difference between the SAT and the ACT and share with you the proven techniques and strategies they have used to help hundreds of families send their children to the college of their choice without going broke. 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Monday Movie: Wizard of Lies  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

A chronicle of Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme, which defrauded his clients of billions of dollars. Starring Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer. 2017, 133 mins, Rated TV MA. 

PLEASE NOTE: This movie will run past library hours until 9:13 pm. 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Registration For Children's Programs  
    Contact: Children's Storyhour Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

In-person registration for Oceanside residents begins Monday, November 27 at 7pm. Telephone registration begins Tuesday, November 27 at 9:30am, space permitting.

Out-of-district registration begins Friday, December 1.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room

Tuesday November 28, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Baby Playhooray (Ages 6-18 mos.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Join us for a delightful program of music, movement, and rhymes. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM TAI CHI  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Certified fitness specialist Helene Just leads these classes that can improve balance, stamina, coordination, and well-being. Tai Chi has been shown to reduce pain and stiffness, increase flexibility, and enhance muscle strength. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear. Registration required. Fee: $20
    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:10 PM  -  12:50 PM Fit and Fabulous  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands. Registration required. Fee: $20
    Location: Meeting Room 1
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk      
   

Tuesday: Intermediate Class 5:30-8:30

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

 

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Defensive Driving Part 1  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Defensive Driving - Part 1 of 2

Save 10% on your car insurance for the next three years or remove up to four points from your driving record by taking Empire Safety Council’s defensive driving course.  This class is recognized by all New York State insurance companies. Registration Required: Fee: $28 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Lego Clubs (Grades K-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Join the fun and build something super with your friends or on your own. 

Registration is required. No fee. Caregivers must remain in the Children's Room.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Healthy Living: Presented by the Alzheimers Association  
   

Learn how you can help prevent, delay, or lessen the outset or symptoms of dementia. Presented by the Alzheimers Association.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   7:30 PM  -  8:15 PM Lego Clubs (Grades K-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Join the fun and build something super with your friends or on your own. 

Registration is required. No fee. Caregivers must remain in the Children's Room.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room

Wednesday November 29, 2017
   12:45 PM  -  1:45 PM Zumba Gold  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Dance to the music with Jill Ackiron-Moses as she leads these classes, designed for active older adults or those with physical limitations, that can improve balance, strength, coordination, flexibility, and cardiovascular health. Registration required. Fee: $20.

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Chess Club (Grades 4-12)  
   

For grades 4-12. No matter your skill level (or even if you’ve never played) come join us any Wednesday. We’ll supply the boards, the pieces–and will help you have fun and enjoy this centuries-old game of skill and strategy! And we have snacks!

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM South African Animals 3D Art (Grades K-3)  
   

Program description TBA.  This is a BOB Program.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Playhooray (Ages 6 mos. - 5 yrs.)  
   

HOLD

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Stress Management Workshop for Adults, Teens & Kids  
   

Join us as the staff of Serenity Zone provides this workshop on how to reduce the stress in your life. A perfect “back-to-school” program for parents, teens and kids—or anyone else who needs to manage stress and anxiety in their lives. There will be separate rooms for adults and youth. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: CALL 766-2360 ext 4

A Healthy Oceanside program

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Thursday November 30, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  6:45 PM Bus Trip: Radio City Christmas Spectacular with the Rockettes  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Enjoy a day in New York City, decked out in holiday splendor. We will arrive early enough that you have time to shop, sightsee, or have lunch on our own before meeting at Radio City to watch the fabulous afternoon Christmas Spectacular Show (doors open at 1pm.  Nonrefundable fee: $90. Registration begins Tuesday, September 5 for Oceanside School District residents, and Tuesday, September 12 for nonresidents. The bus will leave from the Baldwin Public Library at 8:45am, and return at approximately 6:30pm.

    Location: Baldwin Public Library
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Lecture: South Africa from Apartheid to Democracy  
    Contact: information desk      
    Join Dr. Grant Saff, Professor of Global Studies and Geography from Hofstra University, for a lecture on South Africa. This talk will provide background to explain how South Africa moved toward the ending of apartheid, and that the talk of the “miracle” was a simplification of the actual process that in turn unfairly raised the expectations that many people had for the “new” South Africa.
    Location: Meeting Room 1
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Thursday: Beginner Class 6-8

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

 

    Location: Quiet Study Room
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Defensive Driving Part 2  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Defensive Driving Part 2 of 2

Save 10% on your car insurance for the next three years or remove up to four points from your driving record by taking Empire Safety Council’s defensive driving course.  This class is recognized by all New York State insurance companies. Registration Required: Fee: $28 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Intro to Spanish - Part 2  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Move up to the next level with Prof. Margherita Galofaro as she continues her popular language instruction series.

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   7:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Home Brewed Beer with Peter Tripp  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360, x302   
   

Peter Tripp of Homebrews & Handgrenades teaches hobbyists how to make their own favorite cold and frothy beverage. 

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Friday December 1, 2017
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Chair Yoga  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Join registered yoga instructor Jill Ackiron-Moses for this gentle form of yoga designed to increase strength, flexibility and balance, and reduce stress. Postures are done seated or using a chair for support. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear, and bring a yoga strap and blocks if possible. Registration required. Fee: $20.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Friday Film Classic: Manhattan Murder Mystery  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360, x302   
   

Celebrate Woody Allen’s birthday at our Friday Film Classic viewing about a middle-aged couple who suspects foul play when their neighbor's wife suddenly drops dead. Starring Woody Allen and Diane Keaton. 1993, 107 min, Rated PG. 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Next Chapter Adult Reading Group  
   

In partnership with volunteers from Literacy Nassau, we host a Next Chapter book club every Friday afternoon. This small book club offers adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Registration is required. 516 766-2360 x 4. Caregivers must be present: the group meets in the magazine section on the first floor.

 

   4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Yoga For Kids (Ages 6-12 yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Join our yoga master for a fun-filled class that teaches relaxtion and breathing methods as well as many yoga poses. Participants should wear loose-fitting clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel.  This is part of a five class series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $20.  Caregiver must remain in the building.

    Location: Meeting Room 1

Saturday December 2, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  5:00 PM Community Art Mural Project  
    Contact: information desk      
   

We will be co-sponsoring a community mural project with the Drug Coalition and the schools. Three mural panels will be created, which will be displayed here at the Library permanently.

Friday December 1, the murals will be started at OHS; they will be transported here and we will use all rooms to complete on Saturday December 2nd

    Location: Meeting Room 1

Monday December 4, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Game Time For Adults  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Bring your group, or just stop by and join one, and spend some time playing your favorite game. Please bring your own games and game pieces.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   1:30 PM  -  2:45 PM Monday Movie: Fallen  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

NOTE: CHANGE IN MOVIE TITLE FROM NEWSLETTER

Synopsis: A humanizing look at line-of-duty police deaths across the country, and how these losses effect those close to the fallen, as well as the communities they serve. 2017, 75 min, NR. 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM HOLA!  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360, x302   
    Children love this total immersion program that teaches colors, numbers, and short phrases in Spanish. Caregivers must remain in the Children’s Room.
    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Glitter Ring Dish(Grades 4-8)  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

Decorate a glass dish with glitter and glue. Makes a great gift for the holidays.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Monday Movie: Fallen  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

NOTE: CHANGE IN MOVIE TITLE FROM NEWSLETTER

Synopsis: A humanizing look at line-of-duty police deaths across the country, and how these losses effect those close to the fallen, as well as the communities they serve. 2017, 75 min, NR. 

    Location: Meeting Room 1

Tuesday December 5, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Delayed Opening: 11:00 am  
   

The Library will have a delayed opening on December 5, 2017. We will open at 11:00 am.

We apologize for any inconvenience--please know that you can always download ebooks, magazines & audiobooks, and access our many online databases 24/7.

   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM TAI CHI  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Certified fitness specialist Helene Just leads these classes that can improve balance, stamina, coordination, and well-being. Tai Chi has been shown to reduce pain and stiffness, increase flexibility, and enhance muscle strength.  Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear. Registration required. Fee: $20

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:10 PM  -  12:50 PM Fit and Fabulous  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands. Registration required. Fee: $20
    Location: Meeting Room 1
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk      
   

Tuesday: Intermediate Class 5:30-8:30

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

 

 

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM A Special Need to Recharge  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

A Special Need to Recharge: For Moms with Children of Special Needs

“You are only as happy as your happiest child” is an adage that feels true for many of us. Mothers who have that child, the one who needs every ounce of inner strength and patience they have, or the one they worry about the most – need to develop a strong level of inner peace.  Only by working on ourselves, can we be the best Mom that they need us to be. Come connect with others who ‘get it’ at a mindset and energy workshop, created to support you in your quest to be the best mom you can be!

    Location: Meeting Room 1

Wednesday December 6, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Time For Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Sessions are held at 10:15am or 11:15am.  This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Time For Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Sessions are held at 10:15am or 11:15am.  This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:45 PM  -  1:45 PM Zumba Gold  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Dance to the music with Jill Ackiron-Moses as she leads these classes, designed for active older adults or those with physical limitations, that can improve balance, strength, coordination, flexibility, and cardiovascular health. Registration required. Fee: $20.
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Wednesday Foreign Film: TSOTSI  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360, x302   
   

A South African hoodlum named Tsotsi lives by a code of violence. He discovers a baby after committing a crime and the child acts as a catalyst for the hardened thug to regain his humanity. Film will be in Afrikaans, with English subtitles. 2005, 94 min, Rated R. 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Chess Club (Grades 4-12)  
   

For grades 4-12. No matter your skill level (or even if you’ve never played) come join us any Wednesday. We’ll supply the boards, the pieces–and will help you have fun and enjoy this centuries-old game of skill and strategy! And we have snacks!

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Paint Nite: Winter Wonderland  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Join Celecia Cargill in painting a Winter Wonderland canvas. Paint and materials will be provided and you take home your masterpiece! Registration Required: $5 fee.
    Location: Meeting Room 2

Thursday December 7, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Now We Can Sing Flute Show  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

“Now We Can Sing” is a moving and inspiring musical event centering on music that was banned to Jewish musicians by the Nazis in 1930’s Germany. It follows these musical artists through that dreadful era as they ultimately migrate to a new land and establish new lives. Flutist Barbara Siesel and singer, songwriter and storyteller Keith Torgan, create the times through the music of Bach, Schumann, Hindemith, Copland, and Gershwin as well as through the cabaret songs of Frederick Hollaender. In this universal work, mastery, passion and self expression transcend the isolation of hatred, racism and intolerance.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Winter Cookies (Grades K-3)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
    Make a box of winter cookies to take home. Caregiver must remain in the Children’s Room.
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Thursday: Beginner Class 6-8

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

 

    Location: Quiet Study Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Intro to Spanish - Part 2  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Move up to the next level with Prof. Margherita Galofaro as she continues her popular language instruction series.
    Location: Meeting Room 3
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Special Needs Music for Everyone- OFFSITE  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

Music For Everyone is a music performance and appreciation program focusing on all ages, skill levels, and backgrounds in a fun, hands on, and supportive environment. Meet at New York Academy ol Music 202 Merrick Road, Rockville Centre  2nd Fl.

    Location: 202 Merrick Road, RVC 2nd Fl

Friday December 8, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Family Playhooray (Ages 6 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Chair Yoga  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Join registered yoga instructor Jill Ackiron-Moses for this gentle form of yoga designed to increase strength, flexibility and balance, and reduce stress. Postures are done seated or using a chair for support. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear, and bring a yoga strap and blocks if possible. Registration required. Fee: $20.
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Next Chapter Adult Reading Group  
   

In partnership with volunteers from Literacy Nassau, we host a Next Chapter book club every Friday afternoon. This small book club offers adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Registration is required. 516 766-2360 x 4. Caregivers must be present: the group meets in the magazine section on the first floor.

 

   4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Yoga For Kids (Ages 6-12 yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Join our yoga master for a fun-filled class that teaches relaxtion and breathing methods as well as many yoga poses. Participants should wear loose-fitting clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel.  This is part of a five class series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $20.  Caregiver must remain in the building.

    Location: Meeting Room 1

Saturday December 9, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Need to Recharge Seminar - CANCELLED  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

This event has been cancelled and rescheduled for December 16th from 10-11 am. 

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Sunday December 10, 2017
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Food Bank Collection Volunteers  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

Help collect food donations for Corey Cares. Teens will receive community service credit for participation.

    Location: Lobby
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Sunday Concert: Toby Tobias: Journey From Johannesburg  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    A performance which tells the story of Toby’s journey through 3 continents and takes the form of his original songs interspersed with small narrated vignettes about his life growing up in Johannesburg, South Africa and Jerusalem, Israel and finally New York, USA. The show's message is one of racial equality, understanding of each other's cultures and religions and a strong desire for togetherness in a world which seeks to divide rather than bring together.
    Location: Meeting Room 1

Monday December 11, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Toy Time (Ages 18 mos. - 4 yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Have fun with your toddler at this relaxed program of free play and circle time with Ms. Jen. 

Registration is required. No fee. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Game Time For Adults  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Bring your group, or just stop by and join one, and spend some time playing your favorite game. Please bring your own games and game pieces.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM 12 Legal Questions You Need To Know - PART 2  
   

Margery Weinroth, Esq. returns for the second session of the informative seminar on 12 Legal Questions You Need to Know. Some questions include, “Should I gift my home to my children”, “What is probate and why is everyone trying to avoid it?”, “Can a spouse be disinherited in New York?”, “Am I candidate for a reverse mortgage?”. She will review some of the questions from the first session and go more in depth into new ones. Patrons who did not attend the first session are welcome! 

 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM HOLA!  
    Children love this total immersion program that teaches colors, numbers, and short phrases in Spanish. Caregivers must remain in the Children’s Room.
    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   5:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Cooked to Perfection -OFFSITE  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

BOB celebrations continue with our tweens creating a delicious 3 course South African meal from scratch. Located at 49 Main Street, East Rockaway.

Fee:$15 

    Location: 49 Main Street E. Rockaway
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Cooking Class: South African Cuisine  
    Contact: information desk      
    Dr. Robert Dell ‘Amore, professional chef and culinary teacher, prepares four traditional South African dishes. Braaii (Barbequed) Chicken Kebabs in spices, over spiralized zucchini, eggplant, Avocado and red bean salad and much more! Some foods may be spicy! Required: Fee: $2
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Pajama Storytime (Ages 3-7)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Bring your favorite furry friend for a fun evening of stories and a craft. 

Registration is required.  No fee.  Caregiver must remain in the Children's Room.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room

Tuesday December 12, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Baby Playhooray (Ages 6-18 mos.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Join us for a delightful program of music, movement, and rhymes. This is part of a two week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $8. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM TAI CHI  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Certified fitness specialist Helene Just leads these classes that can improve balance, stamina, coordination, and well-being. Tai Chi has been shown to reduce pain and stiffness, increase flexibility, and enhance muscle strength. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear. Registration required. Fee: $20
    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:10 PM  -  12:50 PM Fit and Fabulous  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands. Registration required. Fee: $20
    Location: Meeting Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Lecture: Jane Austen at the Turn of the Centure  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Rural England in the late eighteenth century provided the bucolic backdrop for Jane Austen’s unforgettable novels. Jane was a keen observer of the customs of the rural folk of England. Life in the country had pleasures not easily found in the growing cities. In her short life, Jane would see England well on its way to becoming the first industrialized nation in the world, but she was herself always a woman of the countryside and the people of England’s rural counties and their folkways were treated with much affection.
    Location: Meeting Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Book Discussion: Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
    Join Lillian Boxfish on the last day of 1984, as she takes a walk. As she crosses the unsafe landscape of a run-down Manhattan, she recalls a long and eventful life. Discussion Leader: Fran Cohen
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk      
   

Tuesday: Intermediate Class 5:30-8:30

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Intro to Web Design using Word Press  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Create your own website and share your information with the whole world. Learn about the workings of Web sites and how to make your own Web pages. Layout text, add images and link to your favorite sites, even let your visitors email you. For intermediate and advanced computer users.

Workshop by Sharper Training Solutions

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Wednesday December 13, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Time For Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Sessions are held at 10:15am or 11:15am.  This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Time For Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Sessions are held at 10:15am or 11:15am.  This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:45 PM  -  1:45 PM Zumba Gold  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Dance to the music with Jill Ackiron-Moses as she leads these classes, designed for active older adults or those with physical limitations, that can improve balance, strength, coordination, flexibility, and cardiovascular health. Registration required. Fee: $20.
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mother Goose Storytime (Ages 18 mos. - 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Enjoy stories, music, movement and a craft. 

Registration is required.  No Fee.  Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Get Stitchin'  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Join fellow knitters, crocheters, and other crafters in this drop-in stitching club, and share tips and experience. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own supplies.

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Chess Club (Grades 4-12)  
   

For grades 4-12. No matter your skill level (or even if you’ve never played) come join us any Wednesday. We’ll supply the boards, the pieces–and will help you have fun and enjoy this centuries-old game of skill and strategy! And we have snacks!

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Mosaic Snowman HOLD (K-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
    Create your own snowman using mosaics on canvas. Caregiver must remain in the Children’s Room.
    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Green Oceanside  
   

Join us as we consider programs and projects to address the environtal challenges confronting Oceanside. Everything will be on the table: hazardous waste sites, trees, traffic, air & water quality, noise pollution and more. We will discuss the ways the Library can help effectuate change here in Oceanside. All are welcome!

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Workshop: How to Start Your Own Business  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360, x302   
   

Join certified specialists from the Small Business Development Center of Farmingdale University for free consulting on how to kick start your small business idea! You will gain a background on small businesses, career development and how to get your idea off the ground. 

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Thursday December 14, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Alzheimer's Association Caregivers Support Group  
   

In cooperation with the Alzheimers Association, we are proud to offer this Caregivers Support group for those caring for loved ones with Alzheimers, dementia, etc. All are welcome--this is an open group which will meet on the second Thurday of each month.

Call 1-800-272-3900 to register. 

A Healthy Oceanside program.

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   2:00 PM  -  3:15 PM Lecture: Misty Copeland and Roberto Bolle  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

Join Marilyn Carminio as she gives a presentation on Misty Copeland, the fist African American ballerina to become a principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre. She will also introduce us to Roberto Bolle, an Italian dancer who has become internationally recognized as one of the greatest male dancers of our time.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Books To Belly  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Join Ms. Tara, certified Language Arts teacher, to enjoy a story and craft while learning the venefits of eating healthy.  .

Food ingredients used in this program:  TBA

Registration is reqired.  No fee.  Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM South Aftrican Flower Design (Grades 4-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
    Make a simple South African inspired floral design using beads and wire. This is a B.O.B. program. Caregiver must remain in the Children’s Room.
    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk      
   

Thursday: Beginner Class 6-8

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Special Needs KEVA Open Play  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Come join the fun and create a KEVA plank structure on your own, or with a friend.

Registration is required.  No fee.  Caregiver must attend.

 

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   7:30 PM  -  8:15 PM KEVA Open Play (Grades K-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Come join the fun and create a KEVA plank structure on your own, or with a friend.

Registration is required.  No fee.  Caregiver must remain in the Children's Room.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room

Friday December 15, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Family Playhooray (Ages 6 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Chair Yoga  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Join registered yoga instructor Jill Ackiron-Moses for this gentle form of yoga designed to increase strength, flexibility and balance, and reduce stress. Postures are done seated or using a chair for support. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear, and bring a yoga strap and blocks if possible. Registration required. Fee: $20.
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Next Chapter Adult Reading Group  
   

In partnership with volunteers from Literacy Nassau, we host a Next Chapter book club every Friday afternoon. This small book club offers adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Registration is required. 516 766-2360 x 4. Caregivers must be present: the group meets in the magazine section on the first floor.

 

   4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Yoga For Kids (Ages 6-12 yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Join our yoga master for a fun-filled class that teaches relaxtion and breathing methods as well as many yoga poses. Participants should wear loose-fitting clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel.  This is part of a five class series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $20.  Caregiver must remain in the building.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Sensory Friendly Movie: Cars 3  
   

Lightening McQueen and the gang are back, and facing a new rival.  2017 PG 109 minutes

We are pleased to offer these movies under “Sensory Friendly” conditions, as a special opportunity for families to enjoy a film in a safe and accepting environment. We’ll keep the lights slightly up and the sound turned slightly down. Our policies regarding quiet and remaining in one’s seat will not be enforced unless the safety of the audience is in question. Come relax and enjoy family time without worrying if someone will complain or be disturbed by noise or movement. (A caregiver must remain in the room at all times.)

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Saturday December 16, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM A Special Need to Recharge  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360, x302   
   

“You are only as happy as your happiest child” is an adage that feels true for many of us. Mothers who have that child, the one who needs every ounce of inner strength and patience they have, or the one they worry about the most – need to develop a strong level of inner peace.  Only by working on ourselves, can we be the best Mom that they need us to be. Come connect with others who ‘get it’ at a mindset and energy workshop, created to support you in your quest to be the best mom you can be!

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Defensive Driving full day  
    Contact: information desk      
    Save 10% on your car insurance for the next three years or remove up to four points from your driving record by taking Empire Safety Council’s defensive driving course. This class is recognized by all New York State insurance companies. Registration Required: Fee: $28
    Location: Meeting Room 1

Monday December 18, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Books and Babies (Ages 4-12 mos.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Join Jeanne Hall in this early literacy program which showcases nursery rhymes and music.

Registration is required. No fee. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Leap Into Learning (Ages 18 - 30 mos.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360 x2   
   

A fun half hour of songs, finger plays, a story, craft, and movement.

Registration required.  No fee.  Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   11:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Game Time For Adults  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Bring your group, or just stop by and join one, and spend some time playing your favorite game. Please bring your own games and game pieces.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Monday Movie: Lady Macbeth  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

In 19th-century rural England, a young bride who has been sold into marriage discovers an unstoppable desire within herself as she enters into an affair with a worker on her estate. 2017, 89 mins, Rated R. 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Star Wars Science (Grades 4-8)  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

Learn about the ways Star Wars uses simple Science to make the special effects like galaxy slime seen in the films and make some to take home.  

 
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Monday Movie: Lady Macbeth  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

In 19th-century rural England, a young bride who has been sold into marriage discovers an unstoppable desire within herself as she enters into an affair with a worker on her estate. 2017, 89 mins, Rated R. 

    Location: Meeting Room 1

Tuesday December 19, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Baby Playhooray (Ages 6-18 mos.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Join us for a delightful program of music, movement, and rhymes. This is part of a two week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $8. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Snowman At Night Storytime (Ages 3-5)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
    Enjoy stories and a snowman craft with Ms. Ilene. Caregiver must attend.
    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk      
   

Tuesday: Intermediate Class 5:30-8:30

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

    Location: Meeting Room 3
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Lego Clubs (Grades K-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Join the fun and build something super with your friends or on your own. 

Registration is required. No fee. Caregivers must remain in the Children's Room.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Intro to Web Design using Word Press  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
   

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Create your own website and share your information with the whole world. Learn about the workings of Web sites and how to make your own Web pages. Layout text, add images and link to your favorite sites, even let your visitors email you. For intermediate and advanced computer users.

Workshop given by Sharper Training Solutions

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   7:30 PM  -  8:15 PM Lego Clubs (Grades K-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360 x2   
   

Join the fun and build something super with your friends or on your own. 

Registration is required. No fee. Caregivers must remain in the Children's Room.

    Location: Children's Storyhour Room

Wednesday December 20, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Time For Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Sessions are held at 10:15am or 11:15am.  This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Time For Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Sessions are held at 10:15am or 11:15am.  This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required.  Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:45 PM  -  1:45 PM Zumba Gold  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Dance to the music with Jill Ackiron-Moses as she leads these classes, designed for active older adults or those with physical limitations, that can improve balance, strength, coordination, flexibility, and cardiovascular health. Registration required. Fee: $20.
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Snow Art (Grades K-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
    Create cool designs that are “snow” much fun! Caregiver must remain in the Children’s Room.
    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Chess Club (Grades 4-12)  
   

For grades 4-12. No matter your skill level (or even if you’ve never played) come join us any Wednesday. We’ll supply the boards, the pieces–and will help you have fun and enjoy this centuries-old game of skill and strategy! And we have snacks!

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Playhooray  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
    Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend.
    Location: Meeting Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Mosaic Snowman (Grades K-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, ex2   
    Create your own snowman using mosaics on canvas. Caregiver must remain in the Children’s Room.
    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Ugly Sweater Bingo Bash  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Things are going to get ugly! Don your ugliest holiday sweater and try your luck at our Bingo Bash for fun, prizes and treats. Registration Required.
    Location: Meeting Room 2

Thursday December 21, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a threeweek series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM No Bake Cookie Cottage Winter Scence (Grades 4-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
   

Using graham crackers. icing, and candy treats create this traditional gingerbread house to take home. 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk      
   

Thursday: Beginner Class 6-8:30

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

    Location: Meeting Room 3

Friday December 22, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Family Playhooray (Ages 6 mos.- 5yrs.)  
    Contact: Children's Room   516-766-2360, x2   
   

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Sessions are held at 10am or 11am. This is part of a three week series.

Registration is required. Fee: $12. Caregiver must attend.

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Chair Yoga  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360,x325   
    Join registered yoga instructor Jill Ackiron-Moses for this gentle form of yoga designed to increase strength, flexibility and balance, and reduce stress. Postures are done seated or using a chair for support. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear, and bring a yoga strap and blocks if possible. Registration required. Fee: $20.
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Next Chapter Adult Reading Group  
   

In partnership with volunteers from Literacy Nassau, we host a Next Chapter book club every Friday afternoon. This small book club offers adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Registration is required. 516 766-2360 x 4. Caregivers must be present: the group meets in the magazine section on the first floor.

 


Sunday December 24, 2017
     Christmas Eve: Library Closed  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Christmas Eve: Library Closed


Monday December 25, 2017
     Christmas Day: Library Closed  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Christmas Day: Library Closed


Wednesday December 27, 2017
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Sticker Art and Pizza(Grades 6-12)  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

Create a colorful collaboration, one sticker at a time. Pizza & drinks will be served. 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   1:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wednesday Matinee: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword  
    Contact: information desk    766-2360, x302   
   

Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy - whether he likes it or not. Starring Charlie Huuam. 2017, 134 mins, Rated PG-13.

 

    Location: Meeting Room 1
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Chess Club (Grades 4-12)  
   

For grades 4-12. No matter your skill level (or even if you’ve never played) come join us any Wednesday. We’ll supply the boards, the pieces–and will help you have fun and enjoy this centuries-old game of skill and strategy! And we have snacks!

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Thursday December 28, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Mad Science: Under Pressure (Grades 2-6)  
    Contact: Children's Room   (516) 766-2360, x2   
    Take an exciting look at the science behind aerodynamics and the properties of air. Levitate ping-pong balls, and more. Take home the famous “Mad Science Air Blaster”. Caregiver must remain in the Children’s Room.
    Location: Children's Storyhour Room
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Literacy Nassau English Class  
    Contact: information desk      
   

Thursday: Beginner Class 6-8:30

Free ESL classes taught by trained volunteers from Literacy Nassau. To become a student, please sign up at our next registration. Next registration dates will be listed in our upcoming newsletter. 

 

    Location: Meeting Room 3

Friday December 29, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Computer Workshop  
    Contact: information desk      
    Hands-on computer workshop on the basics of Microsoft Powerpoint.
    Location: Meeting Room 2
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Candy Bingo (Grades 4-8)  
    Contact: Information Desk   516-766-2360 ex 302   
   

Listen closely, mark your card, get five in a row and call out BINGO! Then come and pick out a piece of your favorite candy. 

 

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Next Chapter Adult Reading Group  
   

In partnership with volunteers from Literacy Nassau, we host a Next Chapter book club every Friday afternoon. This small book club offers adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Registration is required. 516 766-2360 x 4. Caregivers must be present: the group meets in the magazine section on the first floor.

 


Sunday December 31, 2017
     New Year's Eve: Library Closed  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

New Year's Eve: Library Closed


Monday January 1, 2018
     New Year's Day: Library Closed  

Wednesday January 10, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Resume Workshop  
   

Whether you are looking for a new job, returning to the workforce, or just want to brush up your resume, we can help. We’ll provide you with information on our many resume and job search databases and give you the information and tips you need to make your resume stand out. Free, open to all. Bring your current resume if you have one for a review.

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Monday January 15, 2018
     Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday: Library Closed  

Tuesday January 30, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Public welcome.

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Tuesday February 13, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Budget Workshop  
    Contact: Information Desk    766-2360 x325   
   

Public welcome.

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Monday February 19, 2018
     President's Day: Library Closed  

Tuesday February 27, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Public welcome.

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Tuesday March 27, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Public welcome.

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Friday March 30, 2018
     Passover & Good Friday: Library Hours 9:30 - 1 PM  

Sunday April 1, 2018
     Easter Sunday: Library Closed  

Tuesday April 24, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Public welcome.

    Location: Meeting Room 2
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees Association Meeting  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Public welcome.

    Location: Meeting Room 1

Sunday May 13, 2018
     Mother's Day: Library Closed  

Saturday May 26, 2018
     Memorial Day Weekend: Library Closed  

Sunday May 27, 2018
     Memorial Day Weekend: Library Closed  

Monday May 28, 2018
     Memorial Day: Library Closed  

Tuesday May 29, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Public welcome.

    Location: Meeting Room 2

Tuesday June 26, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
    Contact: Information Desk   766-2360 x325   
   

Public welcome.

    Location: Meeting Room 1

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