Harborfields PUBLIC LIBRARY NEWSLETTER A Musical Alphabet from the Island Hills Chorus Sunday, June 7th, 3:00 PM June 2015 Save the Date! The Liverpool Shuffle Back for an encore performance! Friday, July 24th, 7:00 PM This all-female choral group is a local chapter of the Sweet Adelines International. They will present an “ABC Book” of musical terminology enlightened by song. You’ll hear music from the Broadway stage and familiar jazz standards. If you enjoy four-part harmony in the barbershop style, you will love this show! This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Free tickets are available at the Circulation Desk. Bring your blanket or chairs to the The Friends of the Library Annual Outdoor Concert at the Library. Plan to arrive early and start the evening with a picnic dinner on the lawn. Summer Hours Beginning Father’s Day, June 21st, the Library will be closed on Sundays throughout the summer. Remember that you can access Live-brary.com, 24/7 to access digital materials and more. Melissa Maravell & Richard Podlesney Photography and Artwork in the Gallery June 1st - 29th Artist’s Reception: Wednesday, June 3rd, 7:00-8:30 PM Husband and wife photographers from Greenlawn, NY, will be exhibiting their photographs and artwork in the Library Gallery and showcase this month. The locations of the subjects will range from Namibia, Zimbabwe, Malawi and other African countries, to here at home. Richard has built his love of photography into a second career and is seldom seen without a camera. Melissa is a fine graphic artist with a degree in design. They often will find themselves taking the same shot, however, the results are often quite different. They don’t give their images titles, implying the capture of essence, nature or other hyperbole. They simply take images and leave it to the viewer to decide. Please join them in the Gallery for an opening reception on Wednesday, June 3rd at 7:00 PM. 2015 ADULT SUMMER READING CLUB MONDAY, JUNE 22ND — FRIDAY, AUGUST 7TH Read like a super hero! Escape the Ordinary and try something new this summer. Whether it be a new genre, a new format, a new author or a new interest - the library has something for everyone. All Harborfields Public Library cardholders (age 18 and over) are invited to join the 2015 Adult Summer Reading Club. You can read or listen to any book of your choice and earn prizes and raffle tickets and take a chance on ten spectacular raffles. Sign up at the Reference Desk beginning Monday, June 22nd, and begin your summer of “super” reading. Harborfields Public Library 631-757-4200 www.harborfieldslibrary.org Adult Programs Please call the Reference Desk or register online for adult programs unless otherwise noted. In-person registration is required for all programs with a fee. Need Tech Help? Book A Librarian! Tap into our resources with a free customized technology session that will help you learn about a specific topic that is important to you. Harborfields Public Library cardholders can book a one-on-one, 45-minute technology training session with one of our friendly librarians. Training sessions are educational in nature. You should have a clear goal of what you would like to learn (during your session) such as how to: •Download eBooks or audiobooks to a device. •Set up an email account. •Set up a Facebook account. •Learn to use Library databases for research. •Use the Library Catalog from home to reserve and renew materials. Librarians are instructors, not tech support and cannot troubleshoot or fix malfunctioning laptops, devices or software. Sessions are available at various times during the week. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call the Reference Desk at 757-4200. Bridge for Beginners Mondays, June 8th through July 27th, 7:00–8:30 PM Theodore Roosevelt: The First of the Modern Day Presidents Wednesday, June 17th, 7:00 PM Sagamore Hill National Historic Site will re-open to the public in July 2015. In anticipation of that event we have invited volunteer Wayne Wagner, who has been conducting tours and hosting discussions about Sagamore Hill and Theodore Roosevelt since 1999, for an insder’s look at the President’s life, family and major accomplishments. Please register. Starburst Mirror Craft Thursday, June 18th, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon Use clothespins and a mirror to create a fun take on a starburst mirror. All supplies will be provided for this chic craft that is simple to make. Registration is required and there is a $5 supply fee payable at the Reference Desk. Sample projects are on display. Summer Session II Wednesdays, July 8th - August 12th 5:30 – 6:25 PM Join the Zumba dance party with certified instructor Janeen Waso. The fee for this six-week session is $30. Harborfields Library cardholders may register and pay at the Reference Desk by June 16th to hold your space. In-person registration opens to non-residents beginning Wednesday, June 17th, if space remains. No refunds. Learn how to play bridge in this eight- week beginner course. There is a $40 fee payable in person at the Reference Desk upon registration. A required course book will be available, and may be purchased for $20 at the first class, from the instructor. JUNE MOVIES Friday, June 19th 1:30 PM Digital Photo Shooting Tips Thursday, June 18th, 7:00 PM Lifestyle photographer John Spoltore will give you tips on how to improve your photographs. Learn how to adjust your camera settings to get the best vacation photos, portraits and more. Please register. “From Cover to Cover” Book Discussion with Shirley Wednesday, June 17th, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Join our guest discussion leader Shirley Conlin for this month’s discussion of The Art Forger by B. A. Shapiro. Copies of this book are available at the Circulation Desk. “Just the Facts” Nonfiction Book Discussion Thursday, June 25th, 7:00 PM Join discussion facilitator Brad Silverman to discuss Blackett’s War: The Men Who Defeated the Nazi U-boats and Brought Science to the Art of Warfare by Stephen Budiansky. Copies of this book are available at the Circulation Desk. STILL ALICE Rated PG-13, 101 minutes Starring Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart, and Kate Bosworth Friday, June 27th, 1:30 PM INTERSTELLAR Rated PG-13, 169 minutes Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine. www.harborfieldslibrary.org 631-757-4200 Celebrating Frank Sinatra Summer Film Series With Film Historian Irene Eckert Tuesday, June 16th 6:30 PM ON THE TOWN (1949) 98 minutes Tuesday, July 21st 6:30 PM HIGH SOCIETY (1956) 111 minutes Tuesday, August 18th 6:30 PM OCEAN’S ELEVEN (1960) 127 minutes [email protected] Adult Programs Please call the Reference Desk or register online for adult programs unless otherwise noted. In-person registration is required for all programs with a fee. SeniorNet Seminar: Dazzling iPad Apps Tuesday, June 16th, 3:30–5:00 PM The iPad is one of the most successful computer products in history. Much of its popularity is due to the more than one million apps that users can download, many of which are free. Join us to see in-depth demonstrations of apps that take advantage of the iPad’s unique multimedia and display attributes. This will include educational, reading (e-books and e-magazines) and entertainment apps. Registration is not required. Ballroom Dancing: Fox Trot Tuesdays, June 16th & 23rd, 7:30 –8:30 PM Ballroom dance instructor Norma Granofsky will teach you the Fox Trot. Come alone or bring a partner and have fun learning to dance in this two-session class. Please register. Registration opens to non-residents on June 9th if space is available. Folk Dancing Wednesdays, June 24th - September 10th, 6:30–8:45 PM (No dancing on Wednesday, July 16th) Dance with Annie’s International Folk Dance Cooperative on Wednesday evenings in the Community Meeting Room. You do not need a partner to enjoy dancing with this lively group of seniors. Assistance and instruction will be available to beginners from 6:30 - 7:30 PM. At check-in, please inform the group that you are a Harborfields resident to take advantage of the free summer guest membership. Registration is not required. Arthritis Exercise - Summer Session Thursdays, June 18th - September 10th, 10:00 - 11:00 AM No class on July 16th & 23rd Each week you will exercise for fun and fitness under the supervision of PACE Arthritis Foundation certified instructor Eden Bennett. There is a $25 fee for this ten-week session. In-person registration will be accepted at the Reference Desk. No refunds. AARP Smart Driver Course Tuesday & Wednesday, June 23rd & 24th, 6:00 –9:00 PM You must bring a check payable to AARP to the Reference Desk to register. The fee is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members. Please bring your license and AARP membership card with you to the class. Limited to Harborfields Library cardholders until June 16th. Empire Safety Council Defensive Driving Saturday, June 20th, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM There is a $28 fee, payable by check only to Empire Safety Council for this class. Drivers may be eligible for discounts and reduce points from their driving record upon completion of this six-hour class. In-person registration at the Reference Desk is required. Global Viewpoints Forum Baltimore—What Went Wrong and What Can Be Done? Tuesday, June 9th, 7:00 – 9:00 PM Join facilitator John Busch and share your thoughts on current events. Please call the Reference Desk or register online. Medicare Services Counselor Wednesdays, June 3rd & 17th, 1:00 – 3:00 PM Larry Elmen, HIICAP Counselor for Suffolk County RSVP is available to discuss Medicare Services, Medicaid Options, Prescription Drug Programs, and Long Term Care/New York State Partnership Program Insurance. Registration is not required. Private sessions are available on a first-come, first-served basis in the Literacy Booth. Assistive Technology For People With Disabilities Wednesday, June 3rd, 1:00 PM Please join Valerie Lewis from the Suffolk Cooperative Library System, who will be at the Harborfields Public Library to demonstrate a variety of adaptive hardware and software solutions for people living with a visual or learning disability. Please register. Diabetes And Healthy Eating Thursday, June 18th, 2:00 PM Join Elissa Feldman, Clinical Nutritionist in the Diabetes Center at University Hospital Stony Brook, and learn how and what to eat to maintain normal blood sugar levels. Please register. Sleep Disturbances Thursday, June 25th, 10:00 AM Dr. Penny Stern, Director of Preventive Medicine with North Shore L.I.J. Health Systems, will be talking about normal sleep, how sleep changes as we age, and about insomnia, which is the most common problem people of all ages have with sleep. She will discuss what insomnia is, why it is so common, what the consequences of insomnia are, and how it can be resolved with self-guided strategies or with sleep professionals. Please register. The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease Tuesday, June 30th, 6:30 PM If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. Information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease and treatment will be discussed. This program is presented in cooperation with NYS Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci and the Alzheimer’s Association, L.I. Chapter. Please register. Game Room Open Fridays, June 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th, 1:00 - 4:00 PM www.harborfieldslibrary.org 631-757-4200 [email protected] Babies & Toddlers Children’s Programs Children must be Harborfields residents to register and attend these programs. Please call Youth Services to register. O Mother Goose For children ages birth to 24 -months and a caregiver Sunday, June 14th, 2:00 -2:30 PM Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome. Let’s Make Music Children ages 12- to 35-months-old and a caregiver Thursdays, June 11th & 18th, 10:30 - 11:00 AM or 11:15 - 11:45 AM 2015 S Preschool Science Fun with Color Children ages 3-to 5-years-old and a caregiver Tuesday, June 9th, 2:30 - 3:15 PM Let’s explore the wonders of color! We will read stories about color and mix primary colors to create the beautiful colors of the rainbow. Children will make a colorful craft to take home. No siblings please. Registration begins Tuesday, June 2nd. Celebrating our Fathers Preschool Craft Children ages 3- to 5-years-old and a caregiver Thursday, June 18th, 2:30 - 3:15 PM Join us as we honor our fathers with some children’s stoJoin us for a half-hour program of singries, songs and a craft to take home to our special parent or ing and dancing to a variety of lively musigrandparent. Registration begins on Thursday, June 11th. No cal tunes with instructor Diane Young. siblings please. Registration begins Wednesday, June 3rd. Siblings are welcome. Every H Has a S Stop by the Harborfie quarters” and share with super powers. Spend a other super reading her park. Discover what sk to become a superhero hero Training Academy picture taken as a supe relax and watch a movi ers to the Rescue” mov Let’s Move & Groove* Puzzle Time Children ages 12- to 48-months-old and a caregiver Friday, June 12th, 10:30 - 11:15 AM Children 3- to 6-years-old Tuesday, June 30th, 6:30 - 7:15 PM Dance, sing, and make music using a variety of instruments with instructor, Diane Young. Online registration begins Monday, June 22nd. Enjoy listening to a variety of stories and playing with puzzles of all shapes and sizes. Each child will create their very Brought to you by the Page to Stage own puzzle to take home. Registration Theatre Troupe is not required. Siblings are welcome. Reader’s Theatre LEGOs for Little Ones Saturday, June 13th, 1:30 - 2:30 PM Toddler Movies In the Children’s Meeting Room Friday, June 5th 10:30 AM SUZY’S ZOO: A DAY WITH WITZY Friday, June 19th 10:30 AM PEPPA PIG: BUBBLES An adult must accompany the children at all times. Please, no eating or drinking during the movie. Registration is not required. Shake, Rattle, & Roll* Children ages 3- to 5-years-old Monday, June 8th, 6:30 - 7:15 PM As part of her Girl Scout Gold Award Project, Harborfields teen, Gabrielle Mank has assembled a cast of teens to bring children’s books to life. Watch some of your favorite stories come alive on the Harborfields Library stage! Preschoolaged children must be accompanied by a parent. Tickets will be available at the Children’s Desk beginning June 1st. Family Movies In the Children’s Meeting Room Saturday, June 6th, 2:30 PM PADDINGTON Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome. Building with LEGOs* Children in grades K - 2 Saturday, June 13th, 2:30 - 3:15 PM LEGOs at the Library* (PG) 95 minutes Saturday, June 20th, 2:30 PM STRANGE MAGIC 631-757-4200 Children ages 30-months to 5-years-old & a caregiver Thursday, June 4th, 11:00 - 11:45 AM Online registration begins Monday, June 1st. (PG) 99 minutes It’s time to shake your fingers and toes, No food or drink during the movie or in rattle those instruments and dance to the the Library please. Children under the age beat of great kids’ songs with Ms. Diane. Onof ten years old must be accompanied by line registration begins Tuesday, June 2nd. an adult. No registration necessary. Harborfields Public Library Please bring a pict self when you com your first Children in grades 3 - 5 Saturday, June 13th, 3:30 - 4:15 PM This month’s theme is “Superheroes”. Online registration begins Monday, June 1st. www.harborfieldslibrary.org J t o t o b a Children’s Programs for Grades K - 5 Online registration is available for all program listings followed by an asterisk.* Summer Reading Clubs Supersonic Readers Hero Story! elds “Hero Headh us your hidden an afternoon with roes at the city kills you will need o at the Supery. Have your erhero or just ie in the “Readvie cave. June 24th - August 5th Children entering grades 3 through 5 in September are invited to stop by “Hero Headquarters” to report on one book per day from June 24th through August 5th. Please bring a picture of yourself when you report on your first book. An official copy of the “Every Hero Has a Story!” rules will be available beginning Monday, June 1st. ture of yourme to report on t book! Phenomenal Father’s Day Craft Children in grades 1 and 2 Wednesday, June 17th, 4:30–5:30 PM Mighty Readers June 26th - August 5th Mighty Readers ages four-years-old (by July 1st) and those entering Kindergarten through 2nd grade in September, report on one book per day anytime from June 26th through August 5th. Please bring a picture of yourself when you report on your first book. A copy of the official rules will be available beginning Monday, June 1st. Artists Come Alive Children in grades K - 3 Friday, June 12th, 4:30 – 5:30 PM Children will learn about the life and masterpieces of various artists with instructor, Diane Young. Each child will create their own masterpiece to take home. Registration begins Thursday, June 4th. Tail Waggin’ Tales Children in grades K - 3 and a caregiver Fridays, June 5th OR June 19th, 4:30 5:30 PM Children will read one-on-one with Cutch, a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International, Inc. Please sign up for one 15-minute session on either of the two dates listed above. Registration begins Monday, June 1st. Siblings are welcome. Under the Sea Kindergarten Craft Tuesday, June 16th, 4:30– 5:15 PM Let dad know that he is “out of this world” as we read stories about fantastic fathers and make a fun craft that is a perfect gift for Father’s Day. Registration begins Wednesday, June 10th. Summer is almost here and we can’t wait to jump in! Join us as we dive into the water and create our own ocean scenes filled with sea creatures! Registration begins Monday, June 8th. The Page Turners* The Ultimate Brain Game* Spend an evening with friends and a librarian discussing Melvin Beederman, Superhero: The Curse of the Bologna Sandwich by Greg Trine. Pick up a copy of the book in the Children’s Room upon registration. Online registration begins Tuesday, June 9th. Come on down! Compete with friends in this interactive, game-show-style challenge where the quickest and cleverest will win! Impress us with your library knowledge and skills as well as your expertise in a variety of popular subjects. Online registration begins Thursday, June 4th. Children in 2nd grade Monday, June 15th, 6:30 – 7:30 PM Children in grades 3 - 5 Thursday, June 11th, 4:30 – 5:30 PM Get Ready to Babysit!* Superhero Hunt Visit the Children’s Room between Monday, June 1st and Saturday, June 13th and search high and low for all the hidden “HEROES”. When you complete the hunt you will receive a “SUPER” surprise. For students entering 6th grade and up Thursday, June 18th, 5:00– 8:00 PM This three-hour workshop taught by an instructor from Cornell Cooperative Extension will teach the necessary skills that every good babysitter should have. All participants will receive a certificate upon completion of this workshop. Online registration begins June 1st. Featured Bookmark is on the last page [email protected] 631-757-4200 www.harborfieldslibrary.org Young Adults Teens must be Harborfields residents in grades 6 - 12 to register for these programs, unless otherwise noted. Please call YA Central or register online. ** Registration by phone or online begins on the 1st of the month for YA programs unless otherwise noted ** Share a Tale Volunteers Orientation Meeting Monday, June 8th, 7:00–7:30 PM For students entering grades 7 through 12, interested in earning community service hours listening and reading to preschoolers through 2nd grade this summer, you must attend this 30-minute orientation meeting. Please register. 2015 Young Adult Summer Reading Club The Five Common Mistakes Students Make on their College Application Essays and How to Avoid Making Them Monday, June 22nd Friday, August 7th Thursday, June 11th, 7:00– 8:00 PM Avoid the stress in the fall...school work and college applications! Spring into action now by joining writing coach Randy Levin who will share the top five mistakes students make on their college application essays. Learn how to set yourself apart from all other applicants. Discover the secrets now to better your chances later. Don’t waste your valuable time writing the wrong essays. Please register. Parents welcome. Get Ready to Babysit! For students entering 6 grade through 9th grade Thursday, June 18th, 5:00 – 8:00 PM This three-hour workshop taught by an instructor from Cornell Cooperative Extension will teach the necessary skills that every good babysitter should have. All participants will receive a certificate upon completion of this workshop. Students entering 6th grade are welcome. Please register. Writers’ Workshop for Teens Friday, June 19th, 4:30 – 5:30 PM All students entering grades 6 through 12 are invited to join! Discover the superhero in you this summer when you join this year’s Summer Reading Club! Challenge yourself to read a variety of books that will power up your interest and curiosity! The sign-up officially begins June 22nd. Once you’ve joined, you can read or listen to books and log what you have read. Rate and review your books for prizes, raffle tickets and paperback books! Your summer of fun is waiting for you as you engage in a variety of programs and activities in “Gotham City”, aka, Young Adult Central! Superhero Trivia Night! Tuesday, June 23rd, 7:00 - 8:00 PM So you think you know a lot about Superheroes? Test your superhero knowledge among your friends and win prizes in this fun superhero trivia contest. Please register. Come and join others who share a passion of writing and storytelling. Local author Lygia Penaflor will offer tips and techniques to develop your own writing style. Please register. DJ Dance Party! Friday, June 26th, 7:00 - 8:30 PM Battle of the Books Kick off this year’s Summer Reading Club at the “Unmask! DJ Dance Party!” Join your friends for a night of fun as you celebrate a summer of reading for fun and unmask the superhero in you! For students entering 6th grade through 9th grade 1st Meeting is on Wednesday, June 3rd, 7:00 – 8:00 PM For students who LOVE to read and enjoy sharing this passion with others you will want to join this team! The 2015 Battle will be held on Saturday, August 1st. Battle of the Books is a county-wide competition of teens from participating Suffolk County Libraries and a whole lot of FUN! Please speak to a Young Adult Librarian for more information on how you can become part of our team. LEGOs Helpers Open to students in grades 7 through 12 Saturday, June 13th, 2:30 – 4:15 PM Teens Connect Student volunteers will assist with the Children’s LEGOs program and earn up to two hours of community service. This program is limited to four volunteers. Please register. www.harborfieldslibrary.org Five-Hour Pre-Licensing Class Saturday, June 27th, 9:30 - 2:00 PM The five-hour pre-licensing class is required by the NY State Department of Motor Vehicles for all students who would like to schedule a road test. The fee for this class is $45 (cash only and exact change is appreciated.) The class will be taught by an instructor from a local driving school and is open to anyone ages 16 and up. You must bring your NY State Learner’s Permit to class. In-person registration is required at the Young Adult Desk. 631-757-4200 [email protected] 10:00 AM-English Conversation Group 1:30 PM–Spanish 101 7 PM– Bridge for Beginners 29 28 Library Closed All Day–Young Adult 2015 Summer Reading Club begins! 9 AM–Let's Move & Groove* Registration 10:00 AM-English Conversation Group 11:15 AM–Dance Therapeutics 1:30 PM–Spanish 101 7 PM– Bridge for Beginners 7 PM– Zumba Gold with Janeen 22 Library Closed Father's Day 21 10:00 AM-English Conversation Group 11:15 AM–Dance Therapeutics 6:30 PM–The Page Turners* 7 PM– Bridge for Beginners 7 PM– Zumba Gold with Janeen 15 14 2 PM–Mother Goose 9 AM–Under the Sea Kindergarten Craft Registration 10:00 AM-English Conversation Group 9:30 & 10:30 AM–Patty–Cake! 11:15 AM–Dance Therapeutics 1:30 PM–Spanish 101 6:30 PM–Shake, Rattle and Roll* 7 PM– Bridge for Beginners 7 PM– Zumba Gold with Janeen 7 PM–Share a Tale: Volunteer Orientation Meeting 8 All Day–Superhero Hunt Begins! 9 AM–Building with LEGOs* Registration 9 AM–LEGOs at the Library* Registration 9 AM–Tail Waggin' Tales Registration 9:30 & 10:30 AM–Patty–Cake! 11:15 AM–Dance Therapeutics 1:30 PM–Spanish 101 7 PM– Zumba Gold with Janeen 7:30 PM–Friends of the Library Meeting 1 Monday 3 PM–A Musical Alphabet from the Island Hills Chorus 7 Sunday 6:30 PM–Let's Move & Groove* 6:30 PM–The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease 30 6 PM– AARP Smart Driver Course 7 PM–Super Hero Trivia Night! 7:30 PM– Ballroom Dancing: Fox Trot 23 3:30 PM–SeniorNet Seminar: Dazzling IPad Apps 4:30 PM–Under the Sea Kindergarten Craft 6:30 PM–Summer Movie Series: On The Town (1949) 7:30 PM– Ballroom Dancing: Fox Trot 16 9 AM– Page Turners* Registration 2:30 PM–Preschool Science Fun with Color 7 PM–Global Viewpoints 9 9 AM–Preschool Science Fun with Color Registration 9 AM–Shake, Rattle, and Roll* Registration 10 AM–1, 2, Buckle My Shoe 2 Tuesday 10 AM–Arthritis Exercise Summer Session 10 AM– Sleep Disturbances 7 PM–Just the Facts Nonfiction Book Discussion 7:30 PM–Library Board of Trustees Meeting 25 10 AM–Arthritis Exercise Summer Session Begins 10 AM–Starburst Mirror Craft 10:30 AM–Let's Make Music 11:15 AM–Let's Make Music 2 PM–Diabetes and Healthy Eating 2:30 PM–Celebrating Our Fathers Preschool Craft 5 PM–Get Ready to Babysit! 7 PM–Digital Photo Shooting Tips 18 9 AM–Celebrating Our Fathers Preschool Craft Registration 10:30 AM–Let's Make Music 11:15 AM–Let's Make Music 4:30 PM–The Ultimate Brain Game* 7 PM–Five Common Mistakes Students Make On Their College Essay Application 11 9 AM–Artists Come Alive Registration 9 AM–The Ultimate Brain Game* Registration 10 AM–Arthritis Exercise 11 AM–LEGOs for Little Ones 4 Thursday June 2015 All Day–Every Hero Has a Story – "Supersonic Readers" Summer Reading Club Begins 6 PM– AARP Smart Driver Course 6 PM– Folk Dancing 7 PM–Battle of the Books Meeting 24 11:30 AM–"From Cover to Cover" Book Discussion 1 PM–Medicare Services Counselor 4:30 PM–Phenomenal Father's Day Craft 7 PM–Battle of the Books Meeting 7 PM–Sagamore Hill & The Roosevelts 17 9 AM–Phenomenal Father's Day Craft Registration 6:30 PM–3rd Grade Kids Read* 7 PM–Battle of the Books Meeting 10 9 AM–Let's Make Music Registration 1 PM–Assistive Technology for People with Disabilities 1 PM–Medicare Services Counselor 7 PM–Battle of the Books Meeting 7 PM–Melissa Maravell & Richard Podlesney Artist's Reception 3 Wednesday All Day–Every Hero Has a Story – "Mighty Readers" Read with Me Summer Reading Club Begins 1 PM–Game Room Open 1:30 PM–Afternoon Movie: Interstellar 7 PM–Teen Unmask DJ Dance Party! 26 8:30 AM–Bus Departs for The Culinary & FDR Home 10:30 AM– Mah Jongg Social Club 10:30 AM–Toddler Movie: Peppa Pig: Bubbles 1 PM–Game Room Open 1:30 PM–Afternoon Movie: Still Alice 4:30 PM–Tail Waggin' Tales 4:30 PM–Writers' Workshop for Teens 7 PM–Read and Rap* 19 10:30 AM– Mah Jongg Social Club 10:30 AM–Puzzle Time 1 PM–Game Room Open 4:30 PM–Artists Come Alive 12 10:30 AM– Mah Jongg Social Club 10:30 AM–Toddler Movie: "Suzy's Zoo: A Day with Witzy" 1 PM–Game Room Open 4:30 PM–Tail Waggin' Tales 9 AM-Friends of the Library Bus Trip Registration 5 Friday Present your card to receive a discount at participating merchants. 9:30 AM–Five-hour Pre– Licensing Class 27 9:30 AM–Empire Safety Council Defensive Driving 2:30 PM–Family Movie: "Strange Magic" 20 All Day–Superhero Hunt Ends! 1:30 PM– Readers Theatre 2:30 PM–Building with LEGOs* 2:30 PM–Teens Connect: LEGOs Helpers 3:30 PM–LEGOs at the Library* 13 2:30 PM–Family Movie: "Paddington" 6 Saturday Harborfields Non-Profit Org. U. S. Postage PAID Greenlawn, NY Permit No. 29 PUBLIC LIBRARY 31 Broadway Greenlawn, NY 11740 The Library Board of Trustees Meeting is on Thursday, June 25th at 7:30 PM. Children’s Continued... Kool Kits Are you planning a car trip or a long plane ride with your children this summer? We are offering “Kool Kits” for children ages 4 to 12. We have “Kool Kit” backpacks filled with books, puzzles, games, and more that can be borrowed from the Children’s Room for a one-week period, on a first-come, first-served basis, beginning June 22nd. June 2015 Featured Bookmark Shea Cali Age 5 Adult & Community Programs Continued... Summer Fun for the Whole Family! The Harborfields Public Library, with help from the Friends of the Library now has 15 museum passes available to borrow for your summer enjoyment. Museum passes may be reserved up to 60 days in advance from the Library Website or through the Reference Desk. You also may purchase a variety of discount admission tickets and vouchers at the Circulation Desk for venues that do not offer passes. Passes and vouchers are available to adult Harborfields Public Library cardholders only. Friends of the Library Bus Trip Essex Steam Train & Riverboat Ride Wednesday, July 22nd Bus departs from the Library at 8:00 AM and returns at approximately 7:30 PM Join the Friends of the Library in the quaint village of Essex, CT for lunch at the Griswold Inn. Afterwards we will embark on a steam train trip and riverboat ride. The cost of this trip, which includes transportation, lunch, and all gratuities, is $100 per person. Current members of the Friends of the Library, may register by telephone only at 9:00 AM on Friday, June 5th and pay for their reservation at the Reference Desk by Monday, June 8th. Beginning Saturday, June 6th, if space remains, the trip will be open to anyone, but reservations with payments must be made in-person only at the Reference Desk. No refunds unless we are able to fill your space from a waiting list. The Culinary Institute & FDR Home bus trip, on Friday, June 19th may have openings. Please call the Reference Desk to inquire. The next Friends of the Library Meeting is on Monday, June 1st at 7:30 PM English Conversation Group Hola! Hello! Allo! Mondays, June 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM Practice and Improve your English in a casual and fun environment. This program is open to all. Please call the Reference Desk or register online. Little Book Shop Open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 10 AM - 4 PM All Children’s Books are now $5 a bag in the Friends Little Book Shop. Phone: (631) 757-4200 Fax: (631) 757-7216 www.harborfieldslibrary.org E-mail: [email protected] Library Hours Mon. - Thur. 9 AM - 9 PM Friday 10 AM - 9 PM Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM Sunday (Sept. - June) 1 PM - 5 PM Board of Trustees William Baker, President Ellen Rieger, Vice President Joseph Friedlander, Finance Officer Joyce Hilgeman, Ph.D., Secretary Jenny Wyckoff Shore, Trustee Cristina Spinelli, Treasurer Director: Carol Albano Assistant Director: Ryan Athanas Newsletter: Susan Hope Important Notice! The Harborfields Public Library encourages all residents to participate in its programs and activities. If you require any special accommodation because of a disability, please contact the Reference Desk in advance at 757-4200. The following equipment is available at the Library for anyone with a visual disability: CCTV, ZoomText Magnifying software on a computer workstation, hand-held magnifiers and assistive listening devices for programs. Also, if you are unable to get to the Library because of a disability, we will be happy to deliver library materials to your home. Please call to make arrangements. Staff may take photographs at Library programs for use in Library publicity. Please inform us if you do not want photos taken of you or your child.
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