Please note: Contributions to the FOL support these programs. Those individuals or businesses interested in sponsoring Friends programs should contact Ellen Zimmerman at email@example.com.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or through the library’s Community Relations Office at 883-4400, ext. 130.
- March 2014
Join the FOL in a program honoring Professor Edmund Epstein, an internationally known literary scholar who specialized in James Joyce. He was a long-time Port Washington resident known for his lectures at the library sponsored by the FOL and the book discussion group he led. He died April 1, 2012. This program features a performance of William Luce’s one-woman play “The Belle of Amherst” about the poet Emily Dickinson. Performed by Melanie Lipton.
The return of the popular Paperback Book Swap 1-4 p.m. Bring your adult, teen and children’s paperbacks – good condition only! – to the library’s meeting room for a free, friendly swap. No more than 20 books per person. Books are not accepted in advance. Note that we make an exception for hardcover children’s books including board books. Browsers welcome! Last books accepted at 3:30.
- April 2014
- May 2014
Reserve early for the Friends’ 45th Annual Richard D. Whittemore Book & Author Luncheon. Reservation brochures will be available in the library and online beginning April 1, 2014. The event will again be held at the North Hills Country Club, Manhasset. Best-selling novelist Susan Isaacs returns as moderator. Authors to be announced.