Wednesday August 1, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tai Chi for Arthritis - Summer Series

Series includes: June 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, Aug. 1, 3, 8. 

Evident-based research has shown that Tai Chi builds strength and balance. This workshop is run by South Nassau Community Hospital. Must be 65 and over.

Registration Required – No fee.

 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Series includes: June 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, Aug. 1, 3, 8. 

Evident-based research has shown that Tai Chi builds strength and balance. This workshop is run by South Nassau Community Hospital. Must be 65 and over.

Registration Required – No fee.

 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Little STEAMers: Rocks (Ages 3-5)

Join us as we enjoy a sensory rock table and make an adorable rock craft! Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Join us as we enjoy a sensory rock table and make an adorable rock craft! Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Zumba Gold Series 2

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. Series includes July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1.

Registration required. Fee: $20.

 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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. Series includes July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1.

Registration required. Fee: $20.

 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Brazil Clay Pots

In northeastern Brazil, ceramics are a popular form of art. Also found near Recife and the Amazon. Create and decorate your own clay pot with a wheel.

Registration Required // Fee: $5

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

In northeastern Brazil, ceramics are a popular form of art. Also found near Recife and the Amazon. Create and decorate your own clay pot with a wheel.

Registration Required // Fee: $5

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Summer Sky: Lecture and Telescope Viewing

This is the best summer to see planets since 1986 and won’t recur until 2042 with views of Mars and Saturn so close. New space missions to find and study plus the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope will be discussed. Telescope viewing outside to follow.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

This is the best summer to see planets since 1986 and won’t recur until 2042 with views of Mars and Saturn so close. New space missions to find and study plus the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope will be discussed. Telescope viewing outside to follow.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Thursday August 2, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Summer Sensory Fun (Ages 2-4)

You and your little one will explore your sense of sight, touch, and more! Registration required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

You and your little one will explore your sense of sight, touch, and more! Registration required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Creative Writing Summer Series

Barbara Novack, Molloy College’s writer-in-residence, hosts these highly regarded workshops for fiction, non-fiction, memoir, and poetry writers of all levels.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Barbara Novack, Molloy College’s writer-in-residence, hosts these highly regarded workshops for fiction, non-fiction, memoir, and poetry writers of all levels.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Town of Hempstead Tax Collection

Town of Hempstead Taz receiver Don Clavin's mobile office will be here to collect your taxes an provide you with useful information.

The mobile office will be parked in the Townparking lot across from our building.

Any questions, call 516 538-1500

LOCATION: Parking Lot across the street

Town of Hempstead Taz receiver Don Clavin's mobile office will be here to collect your taxes an provide you with useful information.

The mobile office will be parked in the Townparking lot across from our building.

Any questions, call 516 538-1500

LOCATION: Parking Lot across the street

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Books to Belly (Ages 3-5 yrs.)

Join Tara, certified Language Arts teacher, and enjoy a story and craft while learning the benefits of eating healthy. This session we will enjoy whole wheat pancakes. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 7 spaces available.

Join Tara, certified Language Arts teacher, and enjoy a story and craft while learning the benefits of eating healthy. This session we will enjoy whole wheat pancakes. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mod your Guitar (Gr. 2-6)

Decorate a cardboard guitar cutout and let's jam to some music. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 5 spaces available.

Decorate a cardboard guitar cutout and let's jam to some music. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Family Book Cake Workshop

Using our One Book One Community as our template, each family will decorate a ¼ sheet cake with fondant, buttercream, and icing. Must bring a rolling pin and large bowl.This is program is limited to 15 families with 4 to a family. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 2 spaces available.

Using our One Book One Community as our template, each family will decorate a ¼ sheet cake with fondant, buttercream, and icing. Must bring a rolling pin and large bowl.This is program is limited to 15 families with 4 to a family. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 2 spaces available.

Friday August 3, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Children's Author Visit (Ages 2-5)

Join us as author Carline Dumerlin-Folkes shares her children's book, I Will Always Love You, and then do a craft. Caregiver must attend. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 2 spaces available.

Join us as author Carline Dumerlin-Folkes shares her children's book, I Will Always Love You, and then do a craft. Caregiver must attend. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tai Chi for Arthritis - Summer Series

Series includes: June 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, Aug. 1, 3, 8. 

Evident-based research has shown that Tai Chi builds strength and balance. This workshop is run by South Nassau Community Hospital. Must be 65 and over.

Registration Required – No fee.

 

CONTACT: information desk   516-766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Series includes: June 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, Aug. 1, 3, 8. 

Evident-based research has shown that Tai Chi builds strength and balance. This workshop is run by South Nassau Community Hospital. Must be 65 and over.

Registration Required – No fee.

 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  516.766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
TeenTechTutor Volunteers (Grade 6-12)

Oceanside teens needed to help patrons load APPS on iPhone, iPad, and other devices.

Patrons must bring their Apple ID Log-in information. Teens will receive community service credit for participation.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Oceanside teens needed to help patrons load APPS on iPhone, iPad, and other devices.

Patrons must bring their Apple ID Log-in information. Teens will receive community service credit for participation.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Chair Yoga Series 3

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. Series includes August 3, 10, 17, 24.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 10 spaces available.

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. Series includes August 3, 10, 17, 24.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday Film Classic: Sabrina

Wealthy brothers compete for the affections of their chauffeur's innocent daughter in this seductive Cinderella story. Starring Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, William Holden. 1954, G, 113 min.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Wealthy brothers compete for the affections of their chauffeur's innocent daughter in this seductive Cinderella story. Starring Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, William Holden. 1954, G, 113 min.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

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. To join call Literacy Nassau @ (516) 867- 3580, ext 21 or visit www.LiteracyNassau.org. 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

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. To join call Literacy Nassau @ (516) 867- 3580, ext 21 or visit www.LiteracyNassau.org. 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Yoga for Kids (Ages 6-12 yrs.)

Join our yoga master, MaryClare, for a fun-filled class that teaches relaxation and breathing methods as well as many yoga poses. Please wear loose-fitting clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel. This series includes July 13, 20, 27; August 3 and 10. 

Registration is required. Fee: $20

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4 at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 9 spaces available.

Join our yoga master, MaryClare, for a fun-filled class that teaches relaxation and breathing methods as well as many yoga poses. Please wear loose-fitting clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel. This series includes July 13, 20, 27; August 3 and 10. 

Registration is required. Fee: $20

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4 at 7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 9 spaces available.

Saturday August 4, 2018
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9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Saturday Yoga

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana.

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear lose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required: Fee: $20. Series includes: August 4, 11, 18, 25. 

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 10 spaces available.

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana.

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear lose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required: Fee: $20. Series includes: August 4, 11, 18, 25. 

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meditation

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration is Required. No Fee. Series includes Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25.

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 14 spaces available.

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration is Required. No Fee. Series includes Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25.

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Concert: Harvey Kay and Greg Fenton

Join Harvey Kay, a singer songwriter guitarist, and Greg Fenton, his teacher and musical mentor, for an acoustic afternoon. Featuring music from Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, original songs and much more. All the songs will be connected by a narrative of stories and history.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Join Harvey Kay, a singer songwriter guitarist, and Greg Fenton, his teacher and musical mentor, for an acoustic afternoon. Featuring music from Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, original songs and much more. All the songs will be connected by a narrative of stories and history.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Sunday August 5, 2018
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Library Closed for Summer Hours
Monday August 6, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Baby Belly Time (Ages 1-5 mos.)

Spend some quality time with your newborn and learn to incorporate songs, rhymes and reading books into your everyday routine at this new program with Ms. Jen. Tummy time and especially cuddling will be featured. Please bring a small blanket to lay your child on. Registration is required. This series includes July 16 and August 6. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4 at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 6 spaces available.

Spend some quality time with your newborn and learn to incorporate songs, rhymes and reading books into your everyday routine at this new program with Ms. Jen. Tummy time and especially cuddling will be featured. Please bring a small blanket to lay your child on. Registration is required. This series includes July 16 and August 6. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4 at 7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Game Time for Adults

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.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Extreme Musical Chairs (Gr. 4-6)

Musical chairs with a twist. Join us in a battle to the last person sitting. Registration is required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 4 spaces available.

Musical chairs with a twist. Join us in a battle to the last person sitting. Registration is required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Pajama Storytime (Ages 3-7 yrs.)

Bring your favorite furry friend for a fun evening of stories and a craft. This series includes July 7 and August 6. Registration is required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Bring your favorite furry friend for a fun evening of stories and a craft. This series includes July 7 and August 6. Registration is required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Manga Mondays (Grade 6-12)

Discuss your favorite manga and anime, share news about the latest books, watch films, and draw your favorite characters. Refreshments will be served!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Discuss your favorite manga and anime, share news about the latest books, watch films, and draw your favorite characters. Refreshments will be served!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Rock 'n' Roll Puzzle & Pizza (grades 6-12)

Let’s put together a Rock ’n’ Roll puzzle. Pizza and soda will be served.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
There are 2 spaces available.

Let’s put together a Rock ’n’ Roll puzzle. Pizza and soda will be served.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

There are 2 spaces available.

Tuesday August 7, 2018
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Delayed Opening of 11 am & Early Closing of 8 pm
LOCATION: Lobby
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
A Jigsaw Mystery

Tuesdays // 11:00am

Come join our latest program for adults: you’ll read a short mystery that will be missing only the ending.  You will then work together as a group to put together the jigsaw puzzle which will reveal the clues you need to solve the mystery! All are welcome!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Tuesdays // 11:00am

Come join our latest program for adults: you’ll read a short mystery that will be missing only the ending.  You will then work together as a group to put together the jigsaw puzzle which will reveal the clues you need to solve the mystery! All are welcome!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Pre-K Craft (Ages 3-5 yrs.)

Join Ms. Dotty and create a craft! This series includes July 10 and August 7. Registration is required. 

July 10: Create a music mobile

August 7: TBA

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Join Ms. Dotty and create a craft! This series includes July 10 and August 7. Registration is required. 

July 10: Create a music mobile

August 7: TBA

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Book Discussion: The River of Doubt

Follow Theodore Roosevelt’s adventures through the Amazon Rainforest in 1912. At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, The River of Doubt is the true story of Theodore Roosevelt’s harrowing exploration of one of the most dangerous rivers on earth.
Discussion Leader: Edith Ritzenberg

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Follow Theodore Roosevelt’s adventures through the Amazon Rainforest in 1912. At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, The River of Doubt is the true story of Theodore Roosevelt’s harrowing exploration of one of the most dangerous rivers on earth.
Discussion Leader: Edith Ritzenberg

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Flour Shoppe Workshop (Grades 4-8)OFFSITE

Join us at the Flour Shoppe in Rockville Centre for some baking fun. Fee: $5

 

LOCATION: Flour Shoppe

Join us at the Flour Shoppe in Rockville Centre for some baking fun. Fee: $5

 

LOCATION: Flour Shoppe


 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
French Crepes (K-6)

Please note: This program has been rescheduled from its original August 1st date. 

Create tasty crepes topped off with ice-cream and/or fruit. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Please note: This program has been rescheduled from its original August 1st date. 

Create tasty crepes topped off with ice-cream and/or fruit. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Literacy Nassau ESL class

This ESL Beginner class is run by Literacy Nassau. If you are interested in joining this class, please visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for information on how to register. 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Quiet Study Room

This ESL Beginner class is run by Literacy Nassau. If you are interested in joining this class, please visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for information on how to register. 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Quiet Study Room

 
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lego Club Volunteers (Grades 9-12)

Teens will help young builders join the LEGO fun!  Teens will receive community service credit for participation.

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There is 1 space available.

Teens will help young builders join the LEGO fun!  Teens will receive community service credit for participation.

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There is 1 space available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
LEGO Club (Gr. K-6)

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

Registration Required. No Fee. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

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

Registration Required. No Fee. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Paint Night: Tarsila do Amaral

Join us and Authentic Heartwork for special paint nights where we celebrate famous Brazilian artists. Art inspired by Tarsila do Amaral. A BOB program. Registration Required // Fee:$5

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Join us and Authentic Heartwork for special paint nights where we celebrate famous Brazilian artists. Art inspired by Tarsila do Amaral. A BOB program. Registration Required // Fee:$5

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Peter Lueken: Proper Movements to Reduce Pain and Stress

Peter Lueken will review the proper ergonomic movements to prevent injuries, strains, sprains and pain, when doing daily activities.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Peter Lueken will review the proper ergonomic movements to prevent injuries, strains, sprains and pain, when doing daily activities.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Wednesday August 8, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tai Chi for Arthritis - Summer Series

Series includes: June 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, Aug. 1, 3, 8. 

Evident-based research has shown that Tai Chi builds strength and balance. This workshop is run by South Nassau Community Hospital. Must be 65 and over.

Registration Required – No fee.

 

CONTACT: information desk   516-766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Series includes: June 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, Aug. 1, 3, 8. 

Evident-based research has shown that Tai Chi builds strength and balance. This workshop is run by South Nassau Community Hospital. Must be 65 and over.

Registration Required – No fee.

 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  516.766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Time for Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Series includes July 11 and August 8.  

Registration Required. Fee: $8. To secure your spot in the program, please come to the children's dept to make your payment within 3 days. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x.2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 11 spaces available.

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Series includes July 11 and August 8.  

Registration Required. Fee: $8. To secure your spot in the program, please come to the children's dept to make your payment within 3 days. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x.2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 11 spaces available.

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Stitchin' Time
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Time for Tots (Ages 18 mos.- 5yrs.)

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Series includes July 11 and August 8. 

Registration Required. Fee: $8. To secure your spot in the program, please come to the children's dept to make your payment within 3 days.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x.2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 20 spaces available.

Pre-school readiness skills are learned through play in this fun-filled educational series. Series includes July 11 and August 8. 

Registration Required. Fee: $8. To secure your spot in the program, please come to the children's dept to make your payment within 3 days.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x.2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 20 spaces available.

 
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12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Zumba Gold Series 3

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. Series includes

Registration required. Fee: $20. Series includes: August 8, 15, 22, 29. 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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. Series includes

Registration required. Fee: $20. Series includes: August 8, 15, 22, 29. 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Mother Goose Storytime (Ages 18 mos.- 4 yrs.)

Enjoy stories, music, movement and a craft! This series includes July 11 and August 8. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Enjoy stories, music, movement and a craft! This series includes July 11 and August 8. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday Matinee: The U.S. vs John Lennon

This film is a compelling and provocative look at John Lennon's transformation from beloved musical artist to anti-war activist to iconic inspiration for peace that also reveals the true story of why and how the U.S. Government tried to silence him. The film will also show that this was not just an isolated episode in American history but that the issues and struggles of that era remain relevant today. 2006, PG-13, 96 min.

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

This film is a compelling and provocative look at John Lennon's transformation from beloved musical artist to anti-war activist to iconic inspiration for peace that also reveals the true story of why and how the U.S. Government tried to silence him. The film will also show that this was not just an isolated episode in American history but that the issues and struggles of that era remain relevant today. 2006, PG-13, 96 min.

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Full STEAM Ahead: Rocks Rule! (Gr. 2-6)

Join us for some rock-related fun, exploring fossils and meteorites, playing detective with a variety of stones, and playing some games with, and about, rocks. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There is 1 space available.

Join us for some rock-related fun, exploring fossils and meteorites, playing detective with a variety of stones, and playing some games with, and about, rocks. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There is 1 space available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
One Book One Community Book Discussion

Join us as we have a community-wide discussion on the book we are all reading this summer for One Book, One Oceanside.

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Join us as we have a community-wide discussion on the book we are all reading this summer for One Book, One Oceanside.

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Thursday August 9, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4 yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x.2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There is 1 space available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x.2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There is 1 space available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 17 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 17 spaces available.

 
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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

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

 
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Summer Storytime (Ages 3-5)

A pre-school storytime filled with stories, songs, and movement. This series includes August 9, 16, and 23. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 3 spaces available.

A pre-school storytime filled with stories, songs, and movement. This series includes August 9, 16, and 23. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Edible Cookie Dough Cones (Grades 4-8)

Why wait on line in NYC to try edible cookie dough when you can learn to make it from scratch. Make your dough and mix in some of your favorite toppings like sprinkles, m&m’s, gummy bears, Oreos and more.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Why wait on line in NYC to try edible cookie dough when you can learn to make it from scratch. Make your dough and mix in some of your favorite toppings like sprinkles, m&m’s, gummy bears, Oreos and more.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bubble POP! (Gr. 1-5)

Become a bubble scientist and learn more about the unique physical properties of bubbles as you experiment at our three interactive stations. Experiment making bubbles and take home your own bubble print. Registration required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Department  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 2 spaces available.

Become a bubble scientist and learn more about the unique physical properties of bubbles as you experiment at our three interactive stations. Experiment making bubbles and take home your own bubble print. Registration required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
OHS Musical: Disney Tribute

The OHS theatre students will perform a musical medley of Disney favorites. 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

The OHS theatre students will perform a musical medley of Disney favorites. 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Friday August 10, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 16 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 16 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Playhooray (Ages 6 mos.- 5yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 4 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Chair Yoga Series 3

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. Series includes August 3, 10, 17, 24.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 10 spaces available.

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. Series includes August 3, 10, 17, 24.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Celebrate National S'mores Day (Gr. K-6)

S'mores with a twist. We will make s'mores 3 different ways. Registration is required.

Out-of-district residents may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 4 spaces available.

S'mores with a twist. We will make s'mores 3 different ways. Registration is required.

Out-of-district residents may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

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. To join call Literacy Nassau @ (516) 867- 3580, ext 21 or visit www.LiteracyNassau.org. 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

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. To join call Literacy Nassau @ (516) 867- 3580, ext 21 or visit www.LiteracyNassau.org. 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Yoga for Kids (Ages 6-12 yrs.)

Join our yoga master, MaryClare, for a fun-filled class that teaches relaxation and breathing methods as well as many yoga poses. Please wear loose-fitting clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel. This series includes July 13, 20, 27; August 3 and 10. 

Registration is required. Fee: $20

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4 at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 9 spaces available.

Join our yoga master, MaryClare, for a fun-filled class that teaches relaxation and breathing methods as well as many yoga poses. Please wear loose-fitting clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel. This series includes July 13, 20, 27; August 3 and 10. 

Registration is required. Fee: $20

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4 at 7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 9 spaces available.

Saturday August 11, 2018
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9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Saturday Yoga

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana.

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear lose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required: Fee: $20. Series includes: August 4, 11, 18, 25. 

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 10 spaces available.

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana.

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear lose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required: Fee: $20. Series includes: August 4, 11, 18, 25. 

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meditation

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration is Required. No Fee. Series includes Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25.

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 14 spaces available.

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration is Required. No Fee. Series includes Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25.

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 14 spaces available.

Sunday August 12, 2018
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Library Closed for Summer Hours
Monday August 13, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toy Time (Ages 18 mos.- 4 yrs.)

Have fun with your toddler at this relaxed program of free play and circle time with Ms. Jen. This series includes July 30 and August 13. 

Registration is required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Have fun with your toddler at this relaxed program of free play and circle time with Ms. Jen. This series includes July 30 and August 13. 

Registration is required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Game Time for Adults

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.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mad Science Family Show: Sounds like Science

Join us for our Summer Reading Club Finale show!

Want to hear some good vibrations? Explore how sound is made and how we hear it. Everyone will be shocked as we create a dinosaur roar with simple materials. Explore the science of speakers with us as we create a funky disco show with magnets and your skull! You’ll really “rock out” with this supersonic audio experience.

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Seating is based on a first-come, first-served basis.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Join us for our Summer Reading Club Finale show!

Want to hear some good vibrations? Explore how sound is made and how we hear it. Everyone will be shocked as we create a dinosaur roar with simple materials. Explore the science of speakers with us as we create a funky disco show with magnets and your skull! You’ll really “rock out” with this supersonic audio experience.

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Seating is based on a first-come, first-served basis.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Adult Tech Training: Intro to Email

Learn how to obtain an email address, send & receive emails, compose a message, and how to add/view attachments.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There is 1 space available.

Learn how to obtain an email address, send & receive emails, compose a message, and how to add/view attachments.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There is 1 space available.

Tuesday August 14, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby Playhooray (Ages 6- 18 mos.)

Join us for a delightful program of music, movement, and rhymes. This is part of a six week series, including July 10, 17, 24, 31 and August 14, 21.

Registration is required. Fee: $24. Caregiver must attend.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 5 spaces available.

Join us for a delightful program of music, movement, and rhymes. This is part of a six week series, including July 10, 17, 24, 31 and August 14, 21.

Registration is required. Fee: $24. Caregiver must attend.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
A Jigsaw Mystery

Tuesdays // 11:00am

Come join our latest program for adults: you’ll read a short mystery that will be missing only the ending.  You will then work together as a group to put together the jigsaw puzzle which will reveal the clues you need to solve the mystery! All are welcome!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Tuesdays // 11:00am

Come join our latest program for adults: you’ll read a short mystery that will be missing only the ending.  You will then work together as a group to put together the jigsaw puzzle which will reveal the clues you need to solve the mystery! All are welcome!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Literacy Nassau ESL class

This ESL Beginner class is run by Literacy Nassau. If you are interested in joining this class, please visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for information on how to register. 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

This ESL Beginner class is run by Literacy Nassau. If you are interested in joining this class, please visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for information on how to register. 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Fantasy Mason Jar (Gr. 3-6)

Create a fantasy night light with a dueling dragon and unicorn! Registration required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 2 spaces available.

Create a fantasy night light with a dueling dragon and unicorn! Registration required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Skirting the Rules, Reinvention for Women 50+, Graduate Course

Already participated in our introductory session to begin reinventing your third act? Then join us for this ongoing “graduate” class to propel you further, while you bond with a community of women all seeking change. Deborah Burns, C.P.C., is a women’s media executive and writer who reinvented her own life. She combines storytelling, coaching, and a unique assessment to help you understand yourself more deeply, shift mindset, and access talents to reinvent futures full of meaning and purpose.

Note: newcomers can also attend if they take the assessment quiz at skirtingtherules.com in advance and read the profile guide emailed with your results.

 

 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Already participated in our introductory session to begin reinventing your third act? Then join us for this ongoing “graduate” class to propel you further, while you bond with a community of women all seeking change. Deborah Burns, C.P.C., is a women’s media executive and writer who reinvented her own life. She combines storytelling, coaching, and a unique assessment to help you understand yourself more deeply, shift mindset, and access talents to reinvent futures full of meaning and purpose.

Note: newcomers can also attend if they take the assessment quiz at skirtingtherules.com in advance and read the profile guide emailed with your results.

 

 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Wednesday August 15, 2018
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12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Zumba Gold Series 3

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. Series includes

Registration required. Fee: $20. Series includes: August 8, 15, 22, 29. 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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. Series includes

Registration required. Fee: $20. Series includes: August 8, 15, 22, 29. 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Savvy Medicare

All that you need to know about medicare enrollment, expenses and dealing with private insurance at the same time. A workshop by Foresters Financial.
 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

All that you need to know about medicare enrollment, expenses and dealing with private insurance at the same time. A workshop by Foresters Financial.
 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Turtle Dance Music (Ages 2 and up)

This interactive sensory friendly show uses songs, comedy, movement, stories, and more to engage children.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are many spaces available.

This interactive sensory friendly show uses songs, comedy, movement, stories, and more to engage children.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are many spaces available.

 
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Brazilian Inspired Art (Gr. K-2)

Pink polk dot colored cats and blue striped dogs; it's all in a day's work for Brazilian artist Romero Britto. Kids can come join in the fun when they create their own Britto inspired animal paintings on canvas. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360 x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 2 spaces available.

Pink polk dot colored cats and blue striped dogs; it's all in a day's work for Brazilian artist Romero Britto. Kids can come join in the fun when they create their own Britto inspired animal paintings on canvas. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360 x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Brazilian Inspired Art (Gr. 3-6)

Kids will have a blast using aluminum foil wire and clay to create a Romero Britto themed animal scultpure that is filled with playful colors and patterns. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 2 spaces available.

Kids will have a blast using aluminum foil wire and clay to create a Romero Britto themed animal scultpure that is filled with playful colors and patterns. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Savvy Medicare

All that you need to know about medicare enrollment, expenses and dealing with private insurance at the same time. A workshop by Foresters Financial.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

All that you need to know about medicare enrollment, expenses and dealing with private insurance at the same time. A workshop by Foresters Financial.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Midsummer Poetry Nights in the Garden

Join Nassau County’s Poet Laureate Peter V. Dugan and Sharon Anderson as they host these lively literary events that bring together established poets and writers as well as talented new voices in the garden!

Feature:Mary Healey. Open mic follows feature.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Garden

Join Nassau County’s Poet Laureate Peter V. Dugan and Sharon Anderson as they host these lively literary events that bring together established poets and writers as well as talented new voices in the garden!

Feature:Mary Healey. Open mic follows feature.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Garden

Thursday August 16, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4 yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x.2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There is 1 space available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x.2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There is 1 space available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 17 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 17 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Creative Writing Summer Series

Barbara Novack, Molloy College’s writer-in-residence, hosts these highly regarded workshops for fiction, non-fiction, memoir, and poetry writers of all levels.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Barbara Novack, Molloy College’s writer-in-residence, hosts these highly regarded workshops for fiction, non-fiction, memoir, and poetry writers of all levels.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Lecture: The Ed Sullivan Show, A Cavalcade of Comedy

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, by Ira Epstein, will feature many of these comedians performing classic comedy bits as well as reflecting on the impact that the show had on their careers.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

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, by Ira Epstein, will feature many of these comedians performing classic comedy bits as well as reflecting on the impact that the show had on their careers.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Summer Storytime (Ages 3-5)

A pre-school storytime filled with stories, songs, and movement. This series includes August 9, 16, and 23. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 3 spaces available.

A pre-school storytime filled with stories, songs, and movement. This series includes August 9, 16, and 23. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Rocking with Geodes (Gr. K-2)

Learn the properties of Geodes and then make your own! Registration required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Learn the properties of Geodes and then make your own! Registration required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 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

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

Friday August 17, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 16 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 16 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Playhooray (Ages 6 mos.- 5yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 4 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Chair Yoga Series 3

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. Series includes August 3, 10, 17, 24.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 10 spaces available.

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. Series includes August 3, 10, 17, 24.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday Film Classic: Red Trees

Award-winning filmmaker, Marina Willer (Cartas da Mãe), creates an impressionistic visual essay as she traces her father's family journey as one of only twelve Jewish families to survive the Nazi occupation of Prague during World War II. A BOB program. 2018, NR, 87 min.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Award-winning filmmaker, Marina Willer (Cartas da Mãe), creates an impressionistic visual essay as she traces her father's family journey as one of only twelve Jewish families to survive the Nazi occupation of Prague during World War II. A BOB program. 2018, NR, 87 min.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

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. To join call Literacy Nassau @ (516) 867- 3580, ext 21 or visit www.LiteracyNassau.org. 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

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. To join call Literacy Nassau @ (516) 867- 3580, ext 21 or visit www.LiteracyNassau.org. 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Saturday August 18, 2018
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9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Saturday Yoga

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana.

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear lose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required: Fee: $20. Series includes: August 4, 11, 18, 25. 

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 10 spaces available.

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana.

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear lose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required: Fee: $20. Series includes: August 4, 11, 18, 25. 

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meditation

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration is Required. No Fee. Series includes Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25.

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 14 spaces available.

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration is Required. No Fee. Series includes Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25.

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 14 spaces available.

Sunday August 19, 2018
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Library Closed for Summer Hours
Monday August 20, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Books & Babies (Ages 4-12 mos.)

Join us in this early literacy program which showcases nursery rhymes and music. This series includes July 23 and August 20. Caregiver must attend

Registration is required. No fee.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 5 spaces available.

Join us in this early literacy program which showcases nursery rhymes and music. This series includes July 23 and August 20. Caregiver must attend

Registration is required. No fee.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Leap into Learning (Ages 18-30 mos.)

Enjoy songs, fingerplays, a story, craft and movement. This series includes July 23 and August 20.  Caregiver Must Attend.

Registration is required. No Fee.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Enjoy songs, fingerplays, a story, craft and movement. This series includes July 23 and August 20.  Caregiver Must Attend.

Registration is required. No Fee.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Game Time for Adults

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.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday Movie: Isle of Dogs

In this stop-motion-animated film from writer/director Wes Anderson, an outbreak of canine flu in Japan leads all dogs to be quarantined on an island. A boy (voice of Koyu Rankin) journeys there to rescue his dog Spots (Liev Schreiber), and gets help from a pack of misfit canines who have also been exiled. His quest inspires a group of dog lovers to expose a government conspiracy. The voice cast also includes Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, Bob Balaban, Greta Gerwig, and Yoko Ono. 2018, PG-13, 101 mins.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

In this stop-motion-animated film from writer/director Wes Anderson, an outbreak of canine flu in Japan leads all dogs to be quarantined on an island. A boy (voice of Koyu Rankin) journeys there to rescue his dog Spots (Liev Schreiber), and gets help from a pack of misfit canines who have also been exiled. His quest inspires a group of dog lovers to expose a government conspiracy. The voice cast also includes Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, Bob Balaban, Greta Gerwig, and Yoko Ono. 2018, PG-13, 101 mins.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Book Discussion w/ Pizza & Craft (Gr. K-2)

Minnie & Moo and the Haunted Sweater

Read the book at home then join us for a chat about the story while we eat pizza then do a craft. Copies of the book can be picked up in the Children's Room beginning in August. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 7 spaces available.

Minnie & Moo and the Haunted Sweater

Read the book at home then join us for a chat about the story while we eat pizza then do a craft. Copies of the book can be picked up in the Children's Room beginning in August. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Anime Movie Night (Grades 6-12)

Join members of the Oceanside Library's Anime Club members along with other anime fans to watch and enjoy this anime movie "Summer Wars" with pizza.
Note: You don't have to be a member of the Anime Club to sign up for this summer treat.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 2 spaces available.

Join members of the Oceanside Library's Anime Club members along with other anime fans to watch and enjoy this anime movie "Summer Wars" with pizza.
Note: You don't have to be a member of the Anime Club to sign up for this summer treat.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday Movie: Isle of Dogs

In this stop-motion-animated film from writer/director Wes Anderson, an outbreak of canine flu in Japan leads all dogs to be quarantined on an island. A boy (voice of Koyu Rankin) journeys there to rescue his dog Spots (Liev Schreiber), and gets help from a pack of misfit canines who have also been exiled. His quest inspires a group of dog lovers to expose a government conspiracy. The voice cast also includes Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, Bob Balaban, Greta Gerwig, and Yoko Ono. 2018, PG-13, 101 mins.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

In this stop-motion-animated film from writer/director Wes Anderson, an outbreak of canine flu in Japan leads all dogs to be quarantined on an island. A boy (voice of Koyu Rankin) journeys there to rescue his dog Spots (Liev Schreiber), and gets help from a pack of misfit canines who have also been exiled. His quest inspires a group of dog lovers to expose a government conspiracy. The voice cast also includes Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, Bob Balaban, Greta Gerwig, and Yoko Ono. 2018, PG-13, 101 mins.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Tuesday August 21, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby Playhooray (Ages 6- 18 mos.)

Join us for a delightful program of music, movement, and rhymes. This is part of a six week series, including July 10, 17, 24, 31 and August 14, 21.

Registration is required. Fee: $24. Caregiver must attend.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 5 spaces available.

Join us for a delightful program of music, movement, and rhymes. This is part of a six week series, including July 10, 17, 24, 31 and August 14, 21.

Registration is required. Fee: $24. Caregiver must attend.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning June 4, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
A Jigsaw Mystery

Tuesdays // 11:00am

Come join our latest program for adults: you’ll read a short mystery that will be missing only the ending.  You will then work together as a group to put together the jigsaw puzzle which will reveal the clues you need to solve the mystery! All are welcome!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Tuesdays // 11:00am

Come join our latest program for adults: you’ll read a short mystery that will be missing only the ending.  You will then work together as a group to put together the jigsaw puzzle which will reveal the clues you need to solve the mystery! All are welcome!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thumb Piano Craft (Gr. 2-6)

Have fun learning about music from different cultures. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 4 spaces available.

Have fun learning about music from different cultures. Registration is required.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Literacy Nassau ESL class

This ESL Beginner class is run by Literacy Nassau. If you are interested in joining this class, please visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for information on how to register. 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Quiet Study Room

This ESL Beginner class is run by Literacy Nassau. If you are interested in joining this class, please visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for information on how to register. 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Quiet Study Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook Book Club

Dips & Spreads by Dawn Yanagihara. Join us in trying out a new recipe book! Grab a copy and email us what creation you’ll be bringing to the discussion. You’ll have fun making something new and tasting what others bring! Email your recipe choice to aprogram@ oceansidelibrary.com

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Dips & Spreads by Dawn Yanagihara. Join us in trying out a new recipe book! Grab a copy and email us what creation you’ll be bringing to the discussion. You’ll have fun making something new and tasting what others bring! Email your recipe choice to aprogram@ oceansidelibrary.com

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Seminar: Securing Your Retirement-CANCELLED
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whaling Museum Craft: Build-a-Boat

Join the Whaling Museum of LI in this fun craft! See a variety of nautical artifacts from the museum’s collection. Then craft your own model of a wooden vessel.

Registration Required.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
There are 2 spaces available.

Join the Whaling Museum of LI in this fun craft! See a variety of nautical artifacts from the museum’s collection. Then craft your own model of a wooden vessel.

Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

There are 2 spaces available.

Wednesday August 22, 2018
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12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Zumba Gold Series 3

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. Series includes

Registration required. Fee: $20. Series includes: August 8, 15, 22, 29. 

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

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. Series includes

Registration required. Fee: $20. Series includes: August 8, 15, 22, 29. 

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Karaoke Rock Star Sing-off (Gr. K-6)

Dress up as a music/ rock star and sing your heart out, then make your own microphone craft to take home. Registration is required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Dress up as a music/ rock star and sing your heart out, then make your own microphone craft to take home. Registration is required. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
I've Been There: Brazil

Have you traveled to Brazil? Would you like to go someday? Bring your stories and your photos and share your experiences with other. Light refreshment served.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Have you traveled to Brazil? Would you like to go someday? Bring your stories and your photos and share your experiences with other. Light refreshment served.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Thursday August 23, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4 yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x.2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There is 1 space available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x.2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There is 1 space available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 17 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 12, 19, 26 and August 9, 16, 23. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 17 spaces available.

 
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Summer Storytime (Ages 3-5)

A pre-school storytime filled with stories, songs, and movement. This series includes August 9, 16, and 23. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 3 spaces available.

A pre-school storytime filled with stories, songs, and movement. This series includes August 9, 16, and 23. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Keva Open Play (Gr. K-6)

Create a KEVA plank structure on your own, or with a friend. This series includes July 19 and August 23. Caregiver must remain in the Children's Room. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 7 spaces available.

Create a KEVA plank structure on your own, or with a friend. This series includes July 19 and August 23. Caregiver must remain in the Children's Room. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Keva Volunteers (Grades 9-12)

Teens will help young builders with Keva planks. Teens will receive community service credit for participation.

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There is 1 space available.

Teens will help young builders with Keva planks. Teens will receive community service credit for participation.

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There is 1 space available.

 
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Keva Open Play (Gr. K-6)

Create a KEVA plank structure on your own, or with a friend. This series includes July 19 and August 23. Caregiver must remain in the Children's Room. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room
There are 14 spaces available.

Create a KEVA plank structure on your own, or with a friend. This series includes July 19 and August 23. Caregiver must remain in the Children's Room. 

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, at 7 pm. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Beach Party Bingo for Special Needs

Join Michael for a fun night of games and prizes.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 5 spaces available.

Join Michael for a fun night of games and prizes.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 5 spaces available.

Friday August 24, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playhooray (Ages 18 mos.- 4yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 16 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24.

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 16 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Playhooray (Ages 6 mos.- 5yrs.)

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT: Children's Room  766-2360, x. 2
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 4 spaces available.

Molly Mouse stars in this creative, fun-filled program for toddlers and beyond. Caregiver must attend. Series includes July 13, 20, 27 and August 10, 17, 24. 

Registration is required. Fee: $24.

To pay the program fee, and secure your spot in the program – please come to the Children’s Room within 3 days of registering – we only accept cash. Fees are nonrefundable.

Out-of-district patrons may register beginning Monday, June 4, 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  766.2360, x. 2
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Chair Yoga Series 3

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. Series includes August 3, 10, 17, 24.

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 10 spaces available.

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. Series includes August 3, 10, 17, 24.

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

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. To join call Literacy Nassau @ (516) 867- 3580, ext 21 or visit www.LiteracyNassau.org. 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

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. To join call Literacy Nassau @ (516) 867- 3580, ext 21 or visit www.LiteracyNassau.org. 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Saturday August 25, 2018
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9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Saturday Yoga

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana.

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear lose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required: Fee: $20. Series includes: August 4, 11, 18, 25. 

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 10 spaces available.

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana.

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear lose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required: Fee: $20. Series includes: August 4, 11, 18, 25. 

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Defensive Driving

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

CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 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

CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2


 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meditation

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration is Required. No Fee. Series includes Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25.

 
CONTACT: information desk   766-2360, x302
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
There are 14 spaces available.

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration is Required. No Fee. Series includes Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25.

 
CONTACT:
  information desk 
  766.2360, x302
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

There are 14 spaces available.

Sunday August 26, 2018
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Library Closed for Summer Hours
Monday August 27, 2018
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Registration Begins for Oceanside District Residents

Registration begins online for Oceanside District residents at 7 pm. 

Non residents may register on Thursday