Upcoming Events

Sandwiched In

Friday, October 20

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Dr. Giuseppe Costa of the Language Learning and Research Center at Stonybrook University, discusses neorealism in Italian cinema. Sponsored by Sons of Italy, John Michael Marino Lodge.

Scrabble

Friday, October 20

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Art of the 20th Century

Friday, October 20

3:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Emily Folpe discusses Picasso, Braque and the fragmented images of Cubism. Made possible by the Friends of the Library. 

Live at PWPL

Friday, October 20

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Christine Spero and her band play the songs of Laura Nyro.

Resume & Cover Letter Workshop

Saturday, October 21

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Presented by career counselor Karen McKenna. Register online here or at the Library.

FOL Paperback Swap

Saturday, October 21

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bring your gently used adult, teen and children’s paperbacks to the library’s meeting room for a free, friendly event where hundreds of patrons swap thousands of books. We will accept hardcover children’s books including board books. No more than 20 books per person and no books accepted in advance. We stop accepting items at 3:30 p.m. Browsers welcome!

Job Search Strategies Workshop

Saturday, October 21

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Presented by career counselor Karen McKenna. Register online here or at the Library.

Concert

Sunday, October 22

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Nathan Lee.  The award-winning pianist performs selections from Bach, Bartok and others.  Sponsored by the Music Advisory Council.

 

Cinema 7:15: Films of Italy

Monday, October 23

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Val Franco screens and discusses Basilicata Coast to Coast (2010-105 min.). A band journeys—on foot—to perform at a music festival. Subtitled.

Chess

Tuesday, October 24

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Food Day

Tuesday, October 24

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Chef Bhavani Jaroff, environmentalist Patti Wood and nutritionist Jill Eisenberg for a screening of Agriculture, which looks at farmers, food systems and cultures.

Staying Connected for the Perplexed

Wednesday, October 25

2:30 pm

PWPL experts introduce you to social media and video calling services, including Facebook and FaceTime.

Overview of Medicare

Wednesday, October 25

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Healthcare broker James P. Short and eldercare attorney David I. Lieser discuss the available options.

Cinema 7:15

Wednesday, October 25

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Jeffrey James presents “European Motoring and Other Delights,” a curated collection of short films. 7:15 p.m.

Dementia Care for Families

Thursday, October 26

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Parker Jewish Institute’s free training provides you with tools to care for a family member with dementia. To register, call 516-586-1507.

Sandwiched In

Friday, October 27

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Vivian Gordon presents an in-depth look at the most famous statue of the Renaissance, Michelangelo’s David.

Scrabble

Friday, October 27

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Halloween Horrors!

Friday, October 27

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Get Out (2017-104 min.). An African American man is nervous to meet the family of his white girlfriend at their secluded estate. It’s even more of a nightmare than he imagined!

Halloween Horrors!

Sunday, October 29

1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

A sheriff tracks down a lycanthrope in The Werewolf (1956-79 min.). After a brief intermission, a disabled teen and his uncle hunt a werewolf in Silver Bullet (1985-94 min.).

Medicare Open Enrollment Workshop

Monday, October 30

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Samuel J. Schiff, LUTCF explains the parts of Medicare, potential changes, and what plans are available in our area. Attendees can schedule a private, halfhour appointment to complete the 2017 enrollment forms. Register online here or at the Library. 7 p.m.

Medicare Open Enrollment Workshop

Monday, October 30

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Samuel J. Schiff, LUTCF explains the parts of Medicare, potential changes, and what plans are available in our area. Attendees can schedule a private, half-hour appointment to complete the 2017 enrollment forms. Register at pwpl.org/events or at the Library.

Cinema 7:15: Films of Italy

Monday, October 30

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Val Franco screens and discusses A Flat for Three (2012-120 min.), a comedy about three divorced men who share an apartment in Rome. Subtitled.

Chess

Tuesday, October 31

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, November 3

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, November 7

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, November 10

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Next Chapter

Saturday, November 11

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join a discussion of current events on the second Saturday of every month. Bring your opinions!

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, November 14

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Chess

Tuesday, November 14

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, November 17

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, November 21

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, November 24

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, November 28

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, December 1

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, December 5

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, December 8

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Next Chapter

Saturday, December 9

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join a discussion of current events on the second Saturday of every month. Bring your opinions!

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, December 12

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Chess

Tuesday, December 12

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, December 15

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, December 19

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, December 22

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, December 26

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Scrabble

Friday, December 29

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, January 9

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, February 13

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, March 13

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, April 10

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, May 8

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, June 12

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, July 10

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, August 14

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, September 11

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, October 9

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, November 13

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, December 11

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.