Upcoming Events

Just Sixties

Sunday, December 17

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 This long-running Long Island band plays a varied selection of rock and pop hits from the ‘60s.

Afternoon on Broadway

Monday, December 18

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

 

Prof. James Kolb discusses The Pirates of Penzance, Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic opera of mistaken identity, featuring hilarious wordplay and gorgeous melodies. 3 p.m. MAC

Selling on eBay

Monday, December 18

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Cheryl Westerfeld teaches you how to set up an account, list items, and make successful sales on eBay. Register online here or at the Library.

Cinema 7:15. Docs with Val Franco

Monday, December 18

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Beltracchi: The Art of Forgery (2014-93 min.) looks at Wolfgang Beltracchi, who fooled the world of high-priced art for decades. In German and English with subtitles.

Chess

Tuesday, December 19

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

SoundSwap

Tuesday, December 19

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Medicine Fish

Medicine Fish evokes the trippy nature of The Grateful Dead, the groove of Bob Marley, the wild lyricism of Pink Floyd, the quirky jams of Phish, and the harmony-driven folk of Fleet Foxes.

**CANCELED**Great Books**CANCELED**

Wednesday, December 20

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Today’s Great Book Discussion has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Bruce Springsteen’s Born to Run

Wednesday, December 20

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Tony Traguardo and Keith Klang present a multimedia book talk focusing on Springsteen’s autobiography, Born to Run, enhanced by rare footage from throughout his career.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Wednesday, December 20

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The public is welcome.

3rd Thursdays at 3

Thursday, December 21

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

 Marc Kopman, Adjunct Professor of Art History at LIU, discusses the artist Judith Leyster.  AAC

Cinema 7:15: Family Film

Thursday, December 21

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

The Lego Batman Movie (2017-104 min.). Can Lego Batman (Will Arnett) save Gotham City from a gang of super-criminals? This animated action comedy features the voices of Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson and Ralph Fiennes.

Sandwiched In

Friday, December 22

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Art historian Michael Norris explores what may have been served at a festive winter meal in ancient Rome, circa 800 BC.

Scrabble

Friday, December 22

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Cinema 7:15

Friday, December 22

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

The Big Sick (2017-120 min.). Kumail (Kumail Nanjiani) and Emily (Zoe Kravitz) fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail must face his true feelings. Nanjiani wrote this true story with his wife, producer Emily V. Gordon. Recommended for adults.

Holiday hours

Sunday, December 24

All Day

The Library is closed.

Holiday hours

Monday, December 25

All Day

The Library is closed.

Chess

Tuesday, December 26

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Cinema 7:15

Tuesday, December 26

7:15 pm

Baby Driver (2017-112 min.). Coerced into working as a getaway driver, Baby (Ansel Elgort) finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail. Recommended for adults.

Digital Privacy for the Perplexed

Wednesday, December 27

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Concerned about your digital privacy, staying safe online, and how to keep your devices secure? A panel of experts will share best practices and explain current digital dangers. Questions are encouraged!

Cinema 7:15

Wednesday, December 27

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Nocturnal Animals (2016-116 min.). A gallery owner (Amy Adams) is haunted by her ex-husband’s (Jake Gyllenhaal) novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a symbolic revenge tale. Recommended for adults.

Cinema 7:15

Thursday, December 28

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

On Woodrow Wilson’s birthday, we screen the docudrama Wilson (1944-153 min.), starring Alexander Knox.

Sandwiched In

Friday, December 29

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Vivian Gordon explores the work of Vermeer and other 17th century Dutch masters, the subject of a current exhibit at the National Gallery of Art.

Scrabble

Friday, December 29

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Remembering Jerry Lewis

Friday, December 29

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

TV historian Bob Waldman pays tribute to the beloved comedian, who died this year aged 91, with a discussion and a collection of hilarious clips.

Holiday hours

Sunday, December 31

All Day

The Library is closed.

Chess

Tuesday, January 2

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, January 5

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, January 5

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Virtual Visits

Monday, January 8

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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.

Chess

Tuesday, January 9

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Topical Tuesday

Tuesday, January 9

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Sandwiched In

Friday, January 12

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, January 12

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Afternoon on Broadway

Monday, January 15

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Chess

Tuesday, January 16

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Third Thursdays at 3

Thursday, January 18

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sandwiched In

Friday, January 19

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, January 19

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, January 23

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, January 26

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, January 26

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, January 30

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, February 2

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, February 2

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, February 6

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, February 9

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, February 9

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Virtual Visits

Monday, February 12

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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.

Chess

Tuesday, February 13

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Topical Tuesday

Tuesday, February 13

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Third Thursdays at 3

Thursday, February 15

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sandwiched In

Friday, February 16

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, February 16

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Afternoon on Broadway

Monday, February 19

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Chess

Tuesday, February 20

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, February 23

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, February 23

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, February 27

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, March 2

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, March 2

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, March 6

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, March 9

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, March 9

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Virtual Visits

Monday, March 12

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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.

Chess

Tuesday, March 13

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Topical Tuesday

Tuesday, March 13

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Third Thursdays at 3

Thursday, March 15

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sandwiched In

Friday, March 16

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, March 16

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Afternoon on Broadway

Monday, March 19

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Chess

Tuesday, March 20

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, March 23

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, March 23

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, March 27

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, March 30

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, March 30

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, April 3

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, April 6

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, April 6

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Virtual Visits

Monday, April 9

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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.

Chess

Tuesday, April 10

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Topical Tuesday

Tuesday, April 10

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Sandwiched In

Friday, April 13

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, April 13

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Afternoon on Broadway

Monday, April 16

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Chess

Tuesday, April 17

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Third Thursdays at 3

Thursday, April 19

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sandwiched In

Friday, April 20

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, April 20

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, April 24

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, April 27

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, April 27

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

Chess

Tuesday, May 1

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

Sandwiched In

Friday, May 4

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Scrabble

Friday, May 4

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!