Upcoming Events

  • September 2014
    • 24 Wed

      • 24 Wed

        7:30 pm

        Film

        “JOE” (2013-117 min.). Ex-con Joe (Nicolas Cage) becomes an unlikely role model for 15-year-old Gary (Tye Sheridan). Screenwriter Gary Hopkins adapted Larry Brown’s novel for director David Gordon Green. Recommended for adults. 7:30 p.m.

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      • 24 Wed

        8:00 pm

        Writing Workshop

        PORT WRITES: The group meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month to discuss their work and how to get it published. Facilitated by Michael Chaplan. 8 p.m.

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    • 26 Fri

      • 26 Fri

        12:10 pm

        Sandwiched In

        SANDWICHED IN: Living, Out Loud:  Writers Riff on Love, Sweat & Fears. A diverse group of writers shares their passion for the personal essay format. Sponsored by Friends of the Library. 12:10 p.m. 

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      • 26 Fri

        2:00 pm

        Scrabble

        SCRABBLE PLAYERS: Come and join us for a game! New location: Hagedorn Room. Fridays from 2 to 5 p.m.

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      • 26 Fri

        7:30 pm

        Live Music

        LIVE@PWPL: Crosby, Stills & Nash: A Celebration with Gathering Time. 7:30 p.m.

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    • 27 Sat

      • 27 Sat

        1:00 pm

        Career Workshop

        JOB SEARCH STRATEGIES WORKSHOP: Karen McKenna gives tips on how to optimize your search. Free but registration is required.  Sign up at the Reference Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, Ext. 111.  1 p.m.

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    • 28 Sun

      • 28 Sun

        3:00 pm

        Live Music

        ENSEMBLE SCHUMANN: The Music Advisory Council opens its Fall 2014 season. 3 p.m.  

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    • 29 Mon

      • 29 Mon

        10:00 am

        Health Screenings

        ST. FRANCIS HEALTH VAN will be in the library parking lot for breast and prostate cancer screening. The van will be here again on Monday October 20 for general health screenings. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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      • 29 Mon

        7:00 pm

        Lecture

        ORGANIZE YOUR HOME OFFICE with Cynthia Braun. Free but registration is required.  Sign up at the Information Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, Ext. 136.  7 p.m.

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      • 29 Mon

        7:30 pm

        Film

        “2 AUTUMNS, 3 WINTERS” (Automnes, 3 Hivers) (2013-91 min.). Arman (Vincent Macaigne) is 33 and ready to make a change, starting with a run in the park. He literally bumps into lovely Amélie (Maude Wyler),  and pursues a connection. Meanwhile, Arman’s best friend Benjamin (Bastien Bouillon) suffers an unexpected stroke, relegating him to the hospital, where he falls for his doting young therapist Katia (Audrey Bastien). Sebastien Betbeder scripted and directed. Also, writer/director Sean Ellis’s short, Voyage d’Affaires (The Business Trip) (2008-10 min.). Both films are subtitled. A Film Movement release. 7:30 p.m. 

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    • 30 Tue

      • 30 Tue

        2:00 pm

        Chess

        CHESS: All levels welcome. Tuesdays from 2 to 4 p.m.

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