Saturday July 2, 2022
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TRIVIA: America the Beautiful with Theresa Maritato

TRIVIA: America the Beautiful with Theresa Maritato

Saturday, July 2 ALL DAY

Register by Friday, July 1 by sending an email to Theresa at theresaowens8@gmail.com with the subject “ELMONT/AMERICA."  Answer 25 America-themed questions including notable dates, history, and of course July 4 trivia! All questions will be emailed to you on July 2 and you’ll have until 11:59 pm to play! Everyone who plays will be eligible to win a $25 Amazon gift card, regardless of score.

Calendar of Events

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Email Theresa to play

TRIVIA: America the Beautiful with Theresa Maritato

Saturday, July 2 ALL DAY

Register by Friday, July 1 by sending an email to Theresa at theresaowens8@gmail.com with the subject “ELMONT/AMERICA."  Answer 25 America-themed questions including notable dates, history, and of course July 4 trivia! All questions will be emailed to you on July 2 and you’ll have until 11:59 pm to play! Everyone who plays will be eligible to win a $25 Amazon gift card, regardless of score.

Calendar of Events

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Email Theresa to play

Monday July 4, 2022
Tuesday July 5, 2022
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10:30 AM
Storytime

Up to age 5 years old with an adult

Listen to stories and participate in songs and fingerplay activities to encourage early language skills.

Registration Required (you will be registered for classes July 5, 12 & 26)

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Up to age 5 years old with an adult

Listen to stories and participate in songs and fingerplay activities to encourage early language skills.

Registration Required (you will be registered for classes July 5, 12 & 26)

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Creative Writing Workshop

Calling all storytellers...join us for our new creative writing workshop!

*Registration required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 5 spaces available.

Calling all storytellers...join us for our new creative writing workshop!

*Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 5 spaces available.

Wednesday July 6, 2022
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11:00 AM
Wacky Wednesdays

3 1/2 years old - entering grade 6

These will be outdoor acitvities, as we may get wet, sticky, and icky.

Registration Required.  You will be registered for the Session I classes:  July 6, 13, 20 and 27.

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: PARKING LOT
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

3 1/2 years old - entering grade 6

These will be outdoor acitvities, as we may get wet, sticky, and icky.

Registration Required.  You will be registered for the Session I classes:  July 6, 13, 20 and 27.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: PARKING LOT

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 11:00 am

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

CONTACT: Elmont YA  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner

Wacky Wednesdays

July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 11:00 am

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  Elmont YA
  
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner


 
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1:00 PM
LECTURE: Errol Flynn - Hollywood Swashbuckler

LECTURE: Errol Flynn - Hollywood Swashbuckler

With Phil Harwood

Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 1pm

Join us as we discuss the life and career of heroic swashbuckler film legend Errol Flynn. No registration required. IN-PERSON.

Errol Flynn - Wikipedia

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

LECTURE: Errol Flynn - Hollywood Swashbuckler

With Phil Harwood

Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 1pm

Join us as we discuss the life and career of heroic swashbuckler film legend Errol Flynn. No registration required. IN-PERSON.

Errol Flynn - Wikipedia

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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4:00 PM
Camp NaNoWriMo: A Virtual Program for Young Writers

Are you an aspiring writer?  We'll hone your craft with fellow young writers in this virtual program!

Registration is required.

Grades 6-12

*Three Community Service Hours awarded for full participation.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 4 spaces available.

Are you an aspiring writer?  We'll hone your craft with fellow young writers in this virtual program!

Registration is required.

Grades 6-12

*Three Community Service Hours awarded for full participation.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Going Zero Waste

 

Composting program for adults and teens.  Representatives from the NYC Compost Project will show you how to backyard compost.

CONTACT: Young Adult  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
There are 19 spaces available.

 

Composting program for adults and teens.  Representatives from the NYC Compost Project will show you how to backyard compost.

CONTACT:
  Young Adult
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

There are 19 spaces available.

 
 
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7:00 PM
Sea Shell Mosaic

For children entering grades 3 - 6

Create a special summer mosaic by arranging colorful shells and sea glass into plaster-of-paris to create a beach scene.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 3 spaces available.

For children entering grades 3 - 6

Create a special summer mosaic by arranging colorful shells and sea glass into plaster-of-paris to create a beach scene.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 3 spaces available.

Thursday July 7, 2022
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1:00 PM
ADULT: Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

This low-impact class is designed for mature adults and active seniors who embrace and enjoy dance and exercise. Taught in a stress-free manner, this co-ed, mind/body session will include Line Dancing and Folk Dancing to aid in memory retention, coordination, and balance, and conclude with toning and stretching of the major muscle groups allowing participants to perform everyday tasks with ease. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before the program for Elmont Library cardholders. IN-PERSON.

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CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 5 spaces available.

Dance, Stretch & Tone with Barbara Fraser

This low-impact class is designed for mature adults and active seniors who embrace and enjoy dance and exercise. Taught in a stress-free manner, this co-ed, mind/body session will include Line Dancing and Folk Dancing to aid in memory retention, coordination, and balance, and conclude with toning and stretching of the major muscle groups allowing participants to perform everyday tasks with ease. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before the program for Elmont Library cardholders. IN-PERSON.

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CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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2:30 PM
Beginner Chess with LI Chess Nuts

For children entering grades 2 - 6

Learn the basics of chess with an instructor from Long Island Chess Nuts.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

For children entering grades 2 - 6

Learn the basics of chess with an instructor from Long Island Chess Nuts.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org


 
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2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Thursdays @ The Movies

Movie TBA.

Grades 7-12

Space is limited, registration is required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 12 spaces available.

Movie TBA.

Grades 7-12

Space is limited, registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 12 spaces available.

Friday July 8, 2022
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

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CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
ATFK: Sensory Storytime

Ages 18 months - 5 years old

An all-inclusive, multi-sensory storytime with active participation and rhythm and movement.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Ages 18 months - 5 years old

An all-inclusive, multi-sensory storytime with active participation and rhythm and movement.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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12:30 PM
LECTURE: Picturing America with Louise Cella Caruso

LECTURE: Picturing America with Louise Cella Caruso

Friday, July 8 at 12:30pm

This illustrated art lecture “Picturing America” will explore American art from the early limners of the 18th century – followed by the geniuses of the 19th century – to the masters of the 20th century. Each art work has immeasurable energies – each artwork characterizes the focus of American ideals in spotlighting: Democracy, Freedom, Creativity, Leadership, Courage and Landscapes. You will experience the works of artists such as: J.S. Copley, Gilbert Stuart, Emanuel Leutze, N. Rockwell, Childe Hassam and N.C. Wyeth. No registration required.  IN-PERSON.

Lectures — Lo Art Lectures

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

LECTURE: Picturing America with Louise Cella Caruso

Friday, July 8 at 12:30pm

This illustrated art lecture “Picturing America” will explore American art from the early limners of the 18th century – followed by the geniuses of the 19th century – to the masters of the 20th century. Each art work has immeasurable energies – each artwork characterizes the focus of American ideals in spotlighting: Democracy, Freedom, Creativity, Leadership, Courage and Landscapes. You will experience the works of artists such as: J.S. Copley, Gilbert Stuart, Emanuel Leutze, N. Rockwell, Childe Hassam and N.C. Wyeth. No registration required.  IN-PERSON.

Lectures — Lo Art Lectures

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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2:00 PM
Crafty Fish Tank

For children entering grades K - 3

Dive into summer reading by making your own colorful fish tank

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 4 spaces available.

For children entering grades K - 3

Dive into summer reading by making your own colorful fish tank

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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2:30 PM
ADULT MOVIE: Georgetown

MOVIE: Georgetown

Friday, July 8 at 2:30pm

NO TICKETS or REGISTRATION REQUIRED. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED. PLEASE SILENCE CELL PHONES

Rated R for brief sexual material and language. 99 minutes. 2021. Thriller. Drama.

A thrilling true story filled with twists, turns and turmoil. Ulrich Mott is a smooth-talking social climber who seems to have everyone in Washington, D.C. wrapped around his finger. Then his much older wife turns up dead, and her daughter Amanda suspects Ulrich may not be all that he seems to be.

Cast: Christoph Waltz, Vanessa Redgrave, Annette Bening. Music by Lorne Balfe. Based on the Article “The Worst Marriage in Georgetown: by Franklin Foer.

Georgetown (2019) - IMDb

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

MOVIE: Georgetown

Friday, July 8 at 2:30pm

NO TICKETS or REGISTRATION REQUIRED. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED. PLEASE SILENCE CELL PHONES

Rated R for brief sexual material and language. 99 minutes. 2021. Thriller. Drama.

A thrilling true story filled with twists, turns and turmoil. Ulrich Mott is a smooth-talking social climber who seems to have everyone in Washington, D.C. wrapped around his finger. Then his much older wife turns up dead, and her daughter Amanda suspects Ulrich may not be all that he seems to be.

Cast: Christoph Waltz, Vanessa Redgrave, Annette Bening. Music by Lorne Balfe. Based on the Article “The Worst Marriage in Georgetown: by Franklin Foer.

Georgetown (2019) - IMDb

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jenga Masters: Are you a Jenga Master?

Find out if you have what it takes to be a Jenga Master!

Grades 6-12

No registration required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner

Find out if you have what it takes to be a Jenga Master!

Grades 6-12

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner

Saturday July 9, 2022
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12:30 PM
Line Dance Saturdays with Barbara Fraser

Line Dance Saturdays with Barbara Fraser

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon of line dancing. No experience necessary. Simple moves set to music. You do not need to be a cowboy to enjoy line dancing!  Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Elmont Library cardholders only.

IN-PERSON

Oak Knoll Winery – Line Dancing Class – February 7, 2020

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 3 spaces available.

Line Dance Saturdays with Barbara Fraser

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon of line dancing. No experience necessary. Simple moves set to music. You do not need to be a cowboy to enjoy line dancing!  Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Elmont Library cardholders only.

IN-PERSON

Oak Knoll Winery – Line Dancing Class – February 7, 2020

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 3 spaces available.

Monday July 11, 2022
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10:30 AM
ATFK-123 Full Steam Ahead

For children ages 2 years old - 5 years old

Developing problem-solving skills through play and crafts.

Registration begins June 27

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children ages 2 years old - 5 years old

Developing problem-solving skills through play and crafts.

Registration begins June 27

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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1:00 PM
Paint Party! with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Paint Party! with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Monday, July 11 at 1pm

Lighthouse

Join our IN-PERSON Paint Party with Authentic HeArtwork’s artist Celicia, who will show you step-by-step how to create your own masterpiece. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only.

Registration begins June 27 for Elmont Library cardholders. Space is Limited.

IN-PERSON.

LIGHTHOUSE - Adult Summer Reading Challenge | River Vale Library

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Paint Party! with Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork

Monday, July 11 at 1pm

Lighthouse

Join our IN-PERSON Paint Party with Authentic HeArtwork’s artist Celicia, who will show you step-by-step how to create your own masterpiece. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only.

Registration begins June 27 for Elmont Library cardholders. Space is Limited.

IN-PERSON.

LIGHTHOUSE - Adult Summer Reading Challenge | River Vale Library

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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3:00 PM
ADULTS: Crochet and Knitting Fun!

Crochet and Knitting Fun!

The 2nd Monday of the month at 3pm

Bring your own knitting and crochet ideas and supplies, and show us your projects!  

THIS IS NOT AN INSTRUCTIONAL CLASS!

Registration is NOT required. 

IN-PERSON

The Therapeutic Power of Knitting

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Crochet and Knitting Fun!

The 2nd Monday of the month at 3pm

Bring your own knitting and crochet ideas and supplies, and show us your projects!  

THIS IS NOT AN INSTRUCTIONAL CLASS!

Registration is NOT required. 

IN-PERSON

The Therapeutic Power of Knitting

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Craft Mondays

Sign up, and show off your craft skills in the Teen Corner!

Grades 9-12

*Registration is required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner
There are 6 spaces available.

Sign up, and show off your craft skills in the Teen Corner!

Grades 9-12

*Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner

There are 6 spaces available.

Tuesday July 12, 2022
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10:30 AM
Storytime

Up to age 5 years old with an adult

Listen to stories and participate in songs and fingerplay activities to encourage early language skills.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Up to age 5 years old with an adult

Listen to stories and participate in songs and fingerplay activities to encourage early language skills.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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11:00 AM
NUTRITION WORKSHOP: Vary Your Veggies with Donna Ingram, Cornell Cooperative Ext.

NUTRITION WORKSHOP: Vary Your Veggies with Donna Ingram, Cornell Cooperative Ext.

Tuesday, July 12 at 11am

Learn how to make half your plate fruits & vegetables. Let's dive into the benefits of plant foods, how much we need and why. Registration is required. A Link will be emailed to you before program begins. Registration ends one hour before program begins. VIRTUAL.

Vegetables for heart health: Which greens are best for your heart?

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 19 spaces available.

NUTRITION WORKSHOP: Vary Your Veggies with Donna Ingram, Cornell Cooperative Ext.

Tuesday, July 12 at 11am

Learn how to make half your plate fruits & vegetables. Let's dive into the benefits of plant foods, how much we need and why. Registration is required. A Link will be emailed to you before program begins. Registration ends one hour before program begins. VIRTUAL.

Vegetables for heart health: Which greens are best for your heart?

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 19 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Dance Makers - Great South Bay Dance

For children entering grades K - 2

Join the Great South Bay Dance school for a dance and creative movement class.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 13 spaces available.

For children entering grades K - 2

Join the Great South Bay Dance school for a dance and creative movement class.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 13 spaces available.

 
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Creative Writing Workshop

Calling all storytellers...join us for our new creative writing workshop!

*Registration required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 5 spaces available.

Calling all storytellers...join us for our new creative writing workshop!

*Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 5 spaces available.

Wednesday July 13, 2022
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11:00 AM
Wacky Wednesdays

3 1/2 years old - entering grade 6

These will be outdoor acitvities, as we may get wet, sticky, and icky.

Registration required.  You will be registered for the Session I classes:  July 6, 13, 20 and 27.

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: PARKING LOT
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

3 1/2 years old - entering grade 6

These will be outdoor acitvities, as we may get wet, sticky, and icky.

Registration required.  You will be registered for the Session I classes:  July 6, 13, 20 and 27.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: PARKING LOT

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 11:00 am

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

CONTACT: Elmont YA  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner
There is 1 space available.

Wacky Wednesdays

July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 11:00 am

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  Elmont YA
  
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner

There is 1 space available.

 
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2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
CRAFT: Waves, Sand & Sea - Mixed Media Art Inspired by the Ocean with Meagan Meehan

CRAFT: Waves, Sand & Sea - Mixed Media Art Inspired by the Ocean with Meagan Meehan

Wednesday, July 13 from 2:30pm to 4pm

Decorate a canvas using clay, paint, seashells and recycled bottle caps. Registration Required. Registration begins July 1 for Elmont Library cardholders only.  IN-PERSON.

Bottle Cap Art - The Uncommon Canvas  Adult Summer Reading Challenge | River Vale Library

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 11 spaces available.

CRAFT: Waves, Sand & Sea - Mixed Media Art Inspired by the Ocean with Meagan Meehan

Wednesday, July 13 from 2:30pm to 4pm

Decorate a canvas using clay, paint, seashells and recycled bottle caps. Registration Required. Registration begins July 1 for Elmont Library cardholders only.  IN-PERSON.

Bottle Cap Art - The Uncommon Canvas  Adult Summer Reading Challenge | River Vale Library

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 11 spaces available.

 
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3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
College and Career Readiness Series

An individualized informational session for grades 9-12.

Registration is required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner
There are 10 spaces available.

An individualized informational session for grades 9-12.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Camp NaNoWriMo: A Virtual Program for Young Writers

Are you an aspring writer?  Well hone your craft with fellow young writers in this virtual program!

Registration is required.

Grades 6-12

*Three Community Service Hours awarded for full participation.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 4 spaces available.

Are you an aspring writer?  Well hone your craft with fellow young writers in this virtual program!

Registration is required.

Grades 6-12

*Three Community Service Hours awarded for full participation.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Preschool Stories and More

Ages 3 1/2 years old - entering Kindergarten

Stories, songs and early learning skills will fill this 45 minute school readiness program.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 8 spaces available.

Ages 3 1/2 years old - entering Kindergarten

Stories, songs and early learning skills will fill this 45 minute school readiness program.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 8 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
TECH PROGRAM: Crypto Currency 101 with Todd Schlitt

TECH PROGRAM: Crypto Currency 101 with Todd Schlitt

Wednesday, July 13 at 7pm

Join us for a brief overview of cryptocurrency. Learn a brief history of bitcoin, find out what block chain technology means, and discover where to buy cryptocurrencies.  Registration is open to everyone. A link will be emailed before program begins. VIRTUAL ONLY PROGRAM

10 Best New Cryptocurrency to Invest in June 2022

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link
There are 42 spaces available.

TECH PROGRAM: Crypto Currency 101 with Todd Schlitt

Wednesday, July 13 at 7pm

Join us for a brief overview of cryptocurrency. Learn a brief history of bitcoin, find out what block chain technology means, and discover where to buy cryptocurrencies.  Registration is open to everyone. A link will be emailed before program begins. VIRTUAL ONLY PROGRAM

10 Best New Cryptocurrency to Invest in June 2022

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link

There are 42 spaces available.

Thursday July 14, 2022
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1:00 PM
ADULT: Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Join us for an ancient Chinese system of exercises or movements performed in meditation, which promotes relaxation and inner peace aim to address the body and mind as an interconnected system and are traditionally believed to have mental and physical health benefits to improve posture, balance, flexibility, and strength.  The class consists of easy breathing and movement exercises. Regular yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness.

Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. 

IN-PERSON

San Miguel Mastery School of Tai Chi | Discover San Miguel de Allende

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 2 spaces available.

Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Join us for an ancient Chinese system of exercises or movements performed in meditation, which promotes relaxation and inner peace aim to address the body and mind as an interconnected system and are traditionally believed to have mental and physical health benefits to improve posture, balance, flexibility, and strength.  The class consists of easy breathing and movement exercises. Regular yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness.

Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. 

IN-PERSON

San Miguel Mastery School of Tai Chi | Discover San Miguel de Allende

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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2:30 PM
Beginner Chess with LI Chess Nuts

For children entering grades 2 - 6

Learn the basics of chess with an instructor from Long Island Chess Nuts.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

For children entering grades 2 - 6

Learn the basics of chess with an instructor from Long Island Chess Nuts.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org


 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
ADULT: Poetry Workshop with Dr. Linda Opyr

Poetry Workshop with Dr. Linda Opyr IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Dr. Linda Opyr, Poet Laureate of Nassau County and the author of six collections of poetry, has been published in numerous journals and magazines. Participants in this workshop will have the opportunity to write poetry and share what they’ve written. Bring paper and a pen and the desire to expand your knowledge and enjoyment of writing good poems. 

Registration is NOt required. 

 

Poetry Workshop - Parkbench

CONTACT: Adult Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Poetry Workshop with Dr. Linda Opyr IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Dr. Linda Opyr, Poet Laureate of Nassau County and the author of six collections of poetry, has been published in numerous journals and magazines. Participants in this workshop will have the opportunity to write poetry and share what they’ve written. Bring paper and a pen and the desire to expand your knowledge and enjoyment of writing good poems. 

Registration is NOt required. 

 

Poetry Workshop - Parkbench

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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7:00 PM
EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION: The Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley with Librarian Lisa P.

EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION: The Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley with Librarian Lisa P.

Thursday, July 14 at 7pm

Following a young woman escaping turmoil in her personal life for the refuge of her brother's home in a posh Parisian apartment building, THE PARIS APARTMENT invites readers into a world of intrigue, where everyone is a suspect, and nothing is quite as it seems. Registration is required. A link will be emailed to you before program begins. Registration ends one hour before program begins. VIRTUAL PROGRAM.

Amazon - The Paris Apartment: A Novel: Foley, Lucy: 9780063003057: Books

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link
There are 29 spaces available.

EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION: The Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley with Librarian Lisa P.

Thursday, July 14 at 7pm

Following a young woman escaping turmoil in her personal life for the refuge of her brother's home in a posh Parisian apartment building, THE PARIS APARTMENT invites readers into a world of intrigue, where everyone is a suspect, and nothing is quite as it seems. Registration is required. A link will be emailed to you before program begins. Registration ends one hour before program begins. VIRTUAL PROGRAM.

Amazon - The Paris Apartment: A Novel: Foley, Lucy: 9780063003057: Books

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Go to Meeting Link

There are 29 spaces available.

Friday July 15, 2022
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
ATFK: Sensory Storytime

Ages 18 months - 5 years old

An all-inclusive, multi-sensory storytime with active participation and rhythm and movement.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Ages 18 months - 5 years old

An all-inclusive, multi-sensory storytime with active participation and rhythm and movement.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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12:30 PM
LECTURE: The Ed Sullivan Show – A Cavalcade of Comedy with Ira Epstein

LECTURE: The Ed Sullivan Show – A Cavalcade of Comedy with Ira Epstein

Friday, July 15 at 12:30pm

For 23 years, The Ed Sullivan Show featured America's premiere comedy legends performing their acts for millions of Americans every week. His show was a dream gig for any up and coming comedian and is remembered for being a launching pad for many great talents.  From standup to slapstick, his program presented some of the funniest and most famous comedy routines.  This lecture will feature many of these comedians performing classic comedy bits as well as reflecting on the impact that the show had on their careers. Registration is not required. IN-PERSON.

The Ed Sullivan Show - Wikipedia

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

LECTURE: The Ed Sullivan Show – A Cavalcade of Comedy with Ira Epstein

Friday, July 15 at 12:30pm

For 23 years, The Ed Sullivan Show featured America's premiere comedy legends performing their acts for millions of Americans every week. His show was a dream gig for any up and coming comedian and is remembered for being a launching pad for many great talents.  From standup to slapstick, his program presented some of the funniest and most famous comedy routines.  This lecture will feature many of these comedians performing classic comedy bits as well as reflecting on the impact that the show had on their careers. Registration is not required. IN-PERSON.

The Ed Sullivan Show - Wikipedia

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jenga Masters: Are you a Jenga Master?

Find out if you have what it takes to be a Jenga Master!

Grades 6-12

No registration required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner

Find out if you have what it takes to be a Jenga Master!

Grades 6-12

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner

Monday July 18, 2022
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10:30 AM
ATFK-123 Full Steam Ahead

For children ages 2 years old - 5 years old

Developing problem-solving skills through play and crafts.

Registration begins June 27

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For children ages 2 years old - 5 years old

Developing problem-solving skills through play and crafts.

Registration begins June 27

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday Trivia with Teens

Join us for some pop culture trivia!

Grades 7-12

* Registration required.

*Prizes to be won

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 12 spaces available.

Join us for some pop culture trivia!

Grades 7-12

* Registration required.

*Prizes to be won

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM
FILM DISCUSSION: Poltergeist with Phil Harwood

FILM DISCUSSION: Poltergeist with Phil Harwood

Monday, July 18 at 6pm

PG 1982 ‧ Horror/Thriller ‧ 2 hours

Join us for a viewing and discussion of this 1982 classic. Strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family, the Freelings -- Steve (Craig T. Nelson), Diane (JoBeth Williams), teenager Dana (Dominique Dunne), eight-year-old Robbie (Oliver Robins), and five-year-old Carol Ann (Heather O'Rourke) -- when ghosts commune with them through the television set. Initially friendly and playful, the spirits turn unexpectedly menacing, and, when Carol Ann goes missing, Steve and Diane turn to a parapsychologist and eventually an exorcist for help. No registration is required.

Amazon.com: Poltergeist : JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke, Craig T.  Nelson, Beatrice Straight, Dominique Dunne, Oliver Robins, Michael McManus,  Virginia Kiser, Martin Casella, Richard Lawson, Zelda Rubinstein, James  Karen, Matthew F. Leonetti, Tobe

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

FILM DISCUSSION: Poltergeist with Phil Harwood

Monday, July 18 at 6pm

PG 1982 ‧ Horror/Thriller ‧ 2 hours

Join us for a viewing and discussion of this 1982 classic. Strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family, the Freelings -- Steve (Craig T. Nelson), Diane (JoBeth Williams), teenager Dana (Dominique Dunne), eight-year-old Robbie (Oliver Robins), and five-year-old Carol Ann (Heather O'Rourke) -- when ghosts commune with them through the television set. Initially friendly and playful, the spirits turn unexpectedly menacing, and, when Carol Ann goes missing, Steve and Diane turn to a parapsychologist and eventually an exorcist for help. No registration is required.

Amazon.com: Poltergeist : JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke, Craig T.  Nelson, Beatrice Straight, Dominique Dunne, Oliver Robins, Michael McManus,  Virginia Kiser, Martin Casella, Richard Lawson, Zelda Rubinstein, James  Karen, Matthew F. Leonetti, Tobe

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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7:00 PM
Social Night

For children entering K - 6

A chance to fill out your reading logs, play some games or do some crafts. Light snacks will be provided.

Registration Required

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

For children entering K - 6

A chance to fill out your reading logs, play some games or do some crafts. Light snacks will be provided.

Registration Required

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Social Nights

Social Nights

July 18 and August 15 at 7:00 pm.

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

CONTACT: Elmont YA  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner
There are 7 spaces available.

Social Nights

July 18 and August 15 at 7:00 pm.

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

CONTACT:
  Elmont YA
  
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner

There are 7 spaces available.

Tuesday July 19, 2022
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10:30 AM
Baby Shark - Whaling Museum

For children 3 1/2 years old - entering Kindergarten

Do baby sharks lose their teeth? Learn fun facts about these large fish and make your own tooth fairy box.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

For children 3 1/2 years old - entering Kindergarten

Do baby sharks lose their teeth? Learn fun facts about these large fish and make your own tooth fairy box.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:30 PM
ADULT MOVIE: Miracles from Heaven

Miracles from Heaven

Tuesday, July 19 at 2:30pm

NO TICKETS or REGISTRATION REQUIRED. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED. PLEASE SILENCE CELL PHONES

Rated PG for thematic material. 109 minutes. 2016. Drama. Family.

When Christy discovers her ten-year-old daughter Anna has a rare, incurable disease, she becomes a ferocious advocate for her daughter’s healing as she searches for a solution. After Anna has a freak accident and falls three stories, a miracle unfolds in the wake of her dramatic rescue that leaves medical specialists mystified, her family restored and their community inspired. Based on the book by Christy Beam, this film will stay with you for many years to come. Come join us for Miracles from Heaven!

Cast: Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, Martin Henderson, John Carroll Lynch, Eugenio Derbez, Queen Latifah.  Music by Carlo Siliotto. Director of photography, Checco Varese.

Miracles from Heaven (2016) - IMDb

 

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: THEATRE

Miracles from Heaven

Tuesday, July 19 at 2:30pm

NO TICKETS or REGISTRATION REQUIRED. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

FIRST-COME-FIRST-SEATED. PLEASE SILENCE CELL PHONES

Rated PG for thematic material. 109 minutes. 2016. Drama. Family.

When Christy discovers her ten-year-old daughter Anna has a rare, incurable disease, she becomes a ferocious advocate for her daughter’s healing as she searches for a solution. After Anna has a freak accident and falls three stories, a miracle unfolds in the wake of her dramatic rescue that leaves medical specialists mystified, her family restored and their community inspired. Based on the book by Christy Beam, this film will stay with you for many years to come. Come join us for Miracles from Heaven!

Cast: Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, Martin Henderson, John Carroll Lynch, Eugenio Derbez, Queen Latifah.  Music by Carlo Siliotto. Director of photography, Checco Varese.

Miracles from Heaven (2016) - IMDb

 

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: THEATRE

 
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5:00 PM
Zumba for Beginners and Beyond with Lauren

Zumba for Beginners and Beyond with Lauren

Tuesday, July 19 at 5pm

Zumba has been an international phenomenon for years!  Come see why and groove to the exotic rhythms of Latin, pop, world music and more. You'll enjoy the party like atmosphere, easy-to-follow moves and positive energy of this invigorating dance fitness workout, which ends with a relaxing cool down.  Bring a water bottle, 2 lightweight scarves, and wear low tread sneakers. All levels welcome. Registration is required. Registration ends one hour before class begins. Link will be emailed to you before program begins.  Please join class 10 minutes before start time.

ONLINE ONLY 

Zumba Stock Illustrations – 698 Zumba Stock Illustrations, Vectors &  Clipart - Dreamstime

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 19 spaces available.

Zumba for Beginners and Beyond with Lauren

Tuesday, July 19 at 5pm

Zumba has been an international phenomenon for years!  Come see why and groove to the exotic rhythms of Latin, pop, world music and more. You'll enjoy the party like atmosphere, easy-to-follow moves and positive energy of this invigorating dance fitness workout, which ends with a relaxing cool down.  Bring a water bottle, 2 lightweight scarves, and wear low tread sneakers. All levels welcome. Registration is required. Registration ends one hour before class begins. Link will be emailed to you before program begins.  Please join class 10 minutes before start time.

ONLINE ONLY 

Zumba Stock Illustrations – 698 Zumba Stock Illustrations, Vectors &  Clipart - Dreamstime

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 19 spaces available.

 
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Creative Writing Workshop

Calling all storytellers...join us for our new creative writing workshop!

*Registration required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex

Calling all storytellers...join us for our new creative writing workshop!

*Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex


 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
EMPIRE DRIVERS SAFETY

Empire Driver Safety Program

Tuesday, July 19 & Wednesday, July 20 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins July 5)

This program is sponsored by the Empire Safety Council. Participants must attend BOTH classes to complete this 6-hour Defensive Driving Course. Receive 10% off Collision and Auto Liability/PIP rates on your auto insurance. There is a $30 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size.

IN-PERSON.

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

Empire Driver Safety Program

Tuesday, July 19 & Wednesday, July 20 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins July 5)

This program is sponsored by the Empire Safety Council. Participants must attend BOTH classes to complete this 6-hour Defensive Driving Course. Receive 10% off Collision and Auto Liability/PIP rates on your auto insurance. There is a $30 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size.

IN-PERSON.

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

 

For children entering grades 3 - 6

Let's play Jeopardy! Wait for clues and then try to quickly guess the correct answer.

Registration begins June 28

 

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 13 spaces available.

For children entering grades 3 - 6

Let's play Jeopardy! Wait for clues and then try to quickly guess the correct answer.

Registration begins June 28

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 13 spaces available.

Wednesday July 20, 2022
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11:00 AM
Wacky Wednesdays

3 1/2 years old - entering grade 6

These will be outdoor acitvities, as we may get wet, sticky, and icky.

Registration required.  You will be registered for the Session I classes:  July 6, 13, 20 and 27.

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: PARKING LOT
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

3 1/2 years old - entering grade 6

These will be outdoor acitvities, as we may get wet, sticky, and icky.

Registration required.  You will be registered for the Session I classes:  July 6, 13, 20 and 27.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: PARKING LOT

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 11:00 am

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

CONTACT: Elmont YA  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner

Wacky Wednesdays

July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 11:00 am

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  Elmont YA
  
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner


 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 11:00 am

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

CONTACT: Elmont YA  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner

Wacky Wednesdays

July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 11:00 am

Earn Community Service Hours by helping out in the Children's section!

For grades 7-12

Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  Elmont YA
  
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner


 
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1:00 PM
Baking Coach: Edible Beach Hut

Baking Coach: Edible Beach Hut

Wednesday, July 20 at 1pm

Decorate your own beach hut out of gingerbread – let your imagination create the beach house you always wanted. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before program. IN-PERSON.

Edible Beach Hut  Adult Summer Reading Challenge | River Vale Library

 

CONTACT: Reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Baking Coach: Edible Beach Hut

Wednesday, July 20 at 1pm

Decorate your own beach hut out of gingerbread – let your imagination create the beach house you always wanted. Space is Limited. Open to Elmont Memorial Cardholders only. Registration begins two weeks before program. IN-PERSON.

Edible Beach Hut  Adult Summer Reading Challenge | River Vale Library

 

CONTACT:
  Reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

 
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2:30 PM
ADULT Creative Writing Workshop

Creative Writing Workshop with Phil Harwood

The best writers write about what comes from the heart. Join us for a session of creative writing.  Registration is NOT required. 

IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Creative Writing- Morning 7/19-7/22 | Brook Hill Camps & SPARC

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Creative Writing Workshop with Phil Harwood

The best writers write about what comes from the heart. Join us for a session of creative writing.  Registration is NOT required. 

IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Creative Writing- Morning 7/19-7/22 | Brook Hill Camps & SPARC

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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3:00 PM - 6:30 PM
College and Career Readiness Series

An individualized informational session for grades 9-12.

Registration is required.

 

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Corner
There are 10 spaces available.

An individualized informational session for grades 9-12.

Registration is required.

 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Corner

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Camp NaNoWriMo: A Virtual Program for Young Writers

Are you an aspring writer?  Well hone your craft with fellow young writers in this virtual program!

Registration is required.

Grades 6-12

*Three Community Service Hours awarded for full participation.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 4 spaces available.

Are you an aspring writer?  Well hone your craft with fellow young writers in this virtual program!

Registration is required.

Grades 6-12

*Three Community Service Hours awarded for full participation.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Preschool Stories and More

Ages 3 1/2 years old - entering Kindergarten

Stories, songs and early learning skills will fill this 45 minute school readiness program.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
There are 8 spaces available.

Ages 3 1/2 years old - entering Kindergarten

Stories, songs and early learning skills will fill this 45 minute school readiness program.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

There are 8 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
EMPIRE DRIVERS SAFETY

Empire Driver Safety Program

Tuesday, July 19 & Wednesday, July 20 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins July 5)

This program is sponsored by the Empire Safety Council. Participants must attend BOTH classes to complete this 6-hour Defensive Driving Course. Receive 10% off Collision and Auto Liability/PIP rates on your auto insurance. There is a $30 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size.

IN-PERSON.

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Empire Driver Safety Program

Tuesday, July 19 & Wednesday, July 20 from 6pm to 9pm

(In-person or online registration begins July 5)

This program is sponsored by the Empire Safety Council. Participants must attend BOTH classes to complete this 6-hour Defensive Driving Course. Receive 10% off Collision and Auto Liability/PIP rates on your auto insurance. There is a $30 fee payable to the Empire Safety Council (check or money order please) for these classes. Registration is required. Limited class size.

IN-PERSON.

What Is Defensive Driving? | Defensive Driving Tips & Techniques

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Thursday July 21, 2022
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1:00 PM
ADULT: Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Join us for an ancient Chinese system of exercises or movements performed in meditation, which promotes relaxation and inner peace aim to address the body and mind as an interconnected system and are traditionally believed to have mental and physical health benefits to improve posture, balance, flexibility, and strength.  The class consists of easy breathing and movement exercises. Regular yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness.

Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. 

IN-PERSON

San Miguel Mastery School of Tai Chi | Discover San Miguel de Allende

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Registration will begin on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

Tai Chi/Chi Gong with Joseph Panico

Join us for an ancient Chinese system of exercises or movements performed in meditation, which promotes relaxation and inner peace aim to address the body and mind as an interconnected system and are traditionally believed to have mental and physical health benefits to improve posture, balance, flexibility, and strength.  The class consists of easy breathing and movement exercises. Regular yoga practice can reduce stress, increase flexibility and enhance an overall feeling of wellness.

Registration is required. Limited seating. Registration for Elmont Library cardholders begins two weeks before each program. 

IN-PERSON

San Miguel Mastery School of Tai Chi | Discover San Miguel de Allende

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Registration will begin on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Thursdays @ The Movies

Movie TBA.

Grades 7-12

Space is limited, registration is required.

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Annex
There are 20 spaces available.

Movie TBA.

Grades 7-12

Space is limited, registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Teen Annex

There are 20 spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM
Dance Makers - Great South Bay Dance

For children entering grades 3 - 6

Join the Great South Bay Dance school for a dance and creative movement class.

Registration Required

CONTACT: Children's Department  516-354-5280 X207  childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org
Registration will begin on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

For children entering grades 3 - 6

Join the Great South Bay Dance school for a dance and creative movement class.

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  516.354.5280 X207
   childrenservices@elmontlibrary.org

Registration will begin on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 9:30 AM     

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Book Discussion Club

Grades 7-12 

Book Daris the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram

Registration is required for zoom access.

 

 

CONTACT: Youth Services  516-354-5280  elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 10 spaces available.

Grades 7-12 

Book Daris the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram

Registration is required for zoom access.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  516.354.5280
   elmontteens@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 10 spaces available.

Friday July 22, 2022
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10:00 AM
Senior Chat

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT: adult reference  516-354-5280 x223  reference@elmontlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

SENIOR CHAT IS BACK!!!!

Come join the seniors of the community every Friday morning at 10am. Participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns, and whatever happens to come up.

ChitChat.Fun Bot for Facebook Messenger - ChatBottle

CONTACT:
  adult reference
  516.354.5280 x223
   reference@elmontlibrary.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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10:30 AM
Games, Games Games! -

Children entering grades 3 - 6

Test your speed and skills as you play giant Speed Cup Stacking, Four Corners and other games.

Registration Required