Click on the program's title to register.
-Or-
Call (631) 399-1511. The extension and department are listed after each program title.

Chair Yoga for Seniors
Date: Friday, January 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM Description: FOR SENIORS AGE 50 AND OLDER.
Dates for this series are January 1/5, 1/12, 1/19

This specially designed yoga practice for those with mobility issues will combine healing breath and movement, and all poses will be done while sitting in a chair.



The Only Requirement (AA)
Date: Friday, January 19, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Senior Game Club
Date: Friday, January 19, 2018 at 12:30 PM Description: FOR SENIORS AGE 50 AND OLDER.

Join the group to play Scrabble, bridge or mah jongg.  Light refreshments.

Friday Afternoon at the Movies for Seniors
Date: Friday, January 19, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description: FOR SENIORS AGE 50 AND OLDER.
The Mountain Between Us, PG-13. Light refreshments will be served.

To ensure that as many adults as possible are able to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered and arrive promptly.  A waiting list is used to fill cancellations before a program begins or for no-shows the day of a program.  This does not apply to fee based programs.

Illustrators Workshop
Date: Friday, January 19, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: Draw, paint, sketch, and explore art with Mr Casper and other library artists.
Game On
Date: Friday, January 19, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: Teens in grades 6-12: the library is open for you on Friday nights- sign up for video games, board games, card games, and PIZZA.
Enrichment- Bingo!
Date: Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description:
The Only Requirement (AA)
Date: Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
He-Bird, She-Bird Concert
Date: Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description:

He-Bird, She-Bird is a harmony driven acoustic trio hatched right here on Long Island.  This local trio features Todd Evans; Terri Hall and Christine Kellar. The band has sparks of folk rock, Bluegrass, and gospel which fuels their original songs and their spirited cover interpretations.  They recently released their debut album in June 2017, entitled He-Bird, She-Bird.  Open to all.



The Buddies Club
Date: Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description:

For special needs children and parents. 

Encourages social skills using board games, video games and other activities. 

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Literacy
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class


Literacy
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class with Ms. Lynn (E)

Low Beginner (D)


Sensations
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 10:30 AM Description:

Sensory play for 2-3 year olds with their adult.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Family Literacy
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL Knitting
Family Literacy/ Advanced ENL level class.
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description:

Family Literacy/ Advanced level ENL class.



The Only Requirement (AA) **no coffee**
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
D&D
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description:
OCEAN Arts
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 3:00 PM Description:
Anime
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 3:30 PM Description: Japanese cartoons, snacks, a few British time-travelers, plenty of awesomeness.
Scrapbooking Club
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: grades 4-7

Create a fun layout to display your favorite pictures!  Visit the Children's Reference desk to see a sample layout.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


SCORE Business Mentoring
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: This program is intended for adults age 18 and older.
A representative for SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) provides free business counseling.
Appointments are necessary.  Call 399-1511, ext. 240.

Chit Chat Coffee Klatch with Crystal
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: Discuss everyday problems with Crystal, a licensed social worker. This is a drop-in program.
United States Power Squadron
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description: 10
Waters Edge Condominium
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: 12
Library Board Meeting
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Meetings are open to the public and community residents are always welcome to attend.
Family Literacy
Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class is offered through the Library, evenings at the William Floyd High School. Child enrichment program is offered for eligible children.
Literacy
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 9:00 AM Description: Family Literacy - ENL Class
Family Literacy
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11:45 AM Description: Family Literacy ENL with Ms. Elaine
The Only Requirement (AA) **no coffee**
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Class Visit - Hobart Elem
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 1:15 PM Description: grade K

William Floyd School District students visit the library to learn about its programs and services.

Book Discussion of Triangle: The Fire That Changed America
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description:
This program is intended for ages 18 and older.

The final toll was 146 people-123 of them women. It was the deadliest workplace disaster in New York City history until September 2001 and it changed America with better labor laws and the advancement of women's suffrage.  Copies are available at the Circulation Desk after December 28.


To ensure that as many adults as possible are able to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered and arrive promptly. A waiting list is used to fill cancellations before a program begins or for no-shows the day of a program. This does not apply to fee based programs.

OCEAN Arts
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 3:00 PM Description:
BeTween: Origami Monster Bookmark
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: grades 4-7

Fold paper to create your own page-holding monster!

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


BeTween Space
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description:

4:00-7:00 p.m. for grades 4 to 7  

This program is in the CPSD BeTween/Study Area.

Drop in, no registration.

Every Tuesday and Thursday unless noted otherwise.

Hang out with friends, read, go online - make cool stuff in a space just for you!



Help with Everyday Problems
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description: This program is intended for adults age 18 and older.
A case manager is available to meet with patrons to provide assistance with a variety of programs and services, such as food stamps, HEAP, Medicaid, social security, unemployment, WIC, Access/VESID, and public assistance.
All applications must be provided by the client, unless being completed online if applicable.
For an appointment, please call 399-1511, ext. 240.

Guidance with Kelly
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
Tail Waggin' and Readin' Fun!
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description:
grades K-6

Pick out a few books and read to a furry friend. Certified therapy dogs can make reading more fun and maybe even easier!

Whill with handler Rich Mugno will be here on Monday, January 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Stella, Dora or Lola with handler Karen Maier will be here on Tuesdays from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.   
Rosie with handler Tom Kveton will be here on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Sign up for a 15 minute visit by calling the Children's Department at 631-399-1511 ext. 260. 

MEETING ROOM: Children's Dept floor. 


BeTween Club
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: grades 4-7
no registration required

A club just for tweens, grades 4-7!  Meet up and hang out, play games and craft with your friends.  Each week a different theme; board games, movie, music discussions, sporting activities and more!  We'll take tween suggestions from the group too!

Guidance with Kelly
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 5:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
Home Church
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: 20
Guidance with Kelly
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
Family Literacy
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class is offered through the Library, evenings at the William Floyd High School. Child enrichment program is offered for eligible children.
Intermediate Microsoft Word
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description:

In this intermediate level class, learn how to format Word 2013 documents for a multitude of purposes like utilizing templates, adding images, creating lists and more. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word required. 


Reading Buddies
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Teens in grades 7-12 read together with younger children during the library's ENL classes at William Floyd High School on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. In order to participate in this program, all potential volunteers must fill out an application. Applications can be picked up in the Library's Teen Area or printed from www.communitylibrary.org/Teens/volunteer/
Narrow Bay Historical Society
Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description:
Literacy
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class


Literacy
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description: Family Literacy - ENL Class
Babies Book Club
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description: babies birth to 23 months with their adult

This program will be in the Playspace Area in the Children's Dept.

Sing songs and enjoy a free play and social time after the class.  A book to keep is included.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Job/Career Counseling
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 11:00 AM Description:
This service is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Need Help With:
? resume preparation?
? job search via the Internet?
? acing the job interview?
? developing networking strategies?
? Civil Service information?
? career planning including information on job market, job trends and salary ranges?
? negotiating the Help Wanted ads, researching companies.?
? educational planning?
? navigating Choices (a career program) and Learning Express ( a test preparation program)?
? exploring self-assessment, determining career goals, reviewing values clarification, examining transferable skills, and arriving at career decision-making strategies?
The Career Counselor can help you!

For more information or to schedule your confidential appointment, simply call the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library at 399-1511, ext. 240.

Family Literacy
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 11:45 AM Description: Family Literacy ENL with Ms. Michelle
Winter Sensory Fun
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: children 2 1/2 - 5 years with their adult

We will make two types of dough for sensory play; yogurt silly putty and instant snow.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


The Only Requirement (AA) **no coffee**
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Class Visit - Hobart Elem
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1:15 PM Description: grade K

William Floyd School District students visit the library to learn about its programs and services.

Job/Career Counseling
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 3:00 PM Description:
This service is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Need Help With:
? resume preparation?
? job search via the Internet?
? acing the job interview?
? developing networking strategies?
? Civil Service information?
? career planning including information on job market, job trends and salary ranges?
? negotiating the Help Wanted ads, researching companies.?
? educational planning?
? navigating Choices (a career program) and Learning Express ( a test preparation program)?
? exploring self-assessment, determining career goals, reviewing values clarification, examining transferable skills, and arriving at career decision-making strategies?
The Career Counselor can help you!

For more information or to schedule your confidential appointment, simply call the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library at 399-1511, ext. 240.

OCEAN Arts
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 3:00 PM Description:
Minecraft@the Mastic Recreation Center
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description:

No registration required.  

(An adult must bring children and remain on site during all classes at the Technology Center.) 

**Every Wednesday unless noted differently.** 

This program is located at our Technology Center in the Mastic Recreation Center at 15 Herkimer Street, Mastic.

Come and free play. First come, first serve. Must know how to play Minecraft on a computer, staff will not be available to teach. 




Let's Create a 3D Snowflake
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 5:30 PM Description: grades 4-7
This program is at the Technology Center@Mastic Recreation Center, 15 Herkimer St., Mastic.
(An adult must bring children and remain onsite during all classes at the Technology Center.)

Learn to use TinkerCAD to design something of your choosing.  

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.



Relax with Yoga
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description:
This program is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Dates of classes are: 1/3, 1/10, 1/17, 1/24, & 1/31 

This class is very popular - please, only register if you intend to come to all the classes.
Bring a yoga mat or towel to class, and as a courtesy to others, arrive on time.

Art Club
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: Teens in grades 7-12: Meet in the Teen Area to use art supplies from our maker station - try new materials, techniques, and more while you chat with your friends. 
This program is drop-in.

I CAN and I WILL! Think Positively
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description: Parents and caregivers.

Learn the impact and power of self-talk and how it influences you and your child's behavior.  Take home tools to help your child at home and in school.  Childcare available.  If you need childcare, please call Patricia Mininni 631-399-1511 ext. 377.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Tail Waggin' and Readin' Fun!
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description:
grades K-6
in the Children's Dept.

Pick out a few books and read to a furry friend. Certified therapy dogs can make reading more fun and maybe even easier!

Whill with handler Rich Mugno will be here on Monday, January 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Stella, Dora or Lola with handler Karen Maier will be here on Tuesdays from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.  
Rosie with handler Tom Kveton will be here on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Sign up for a 15 minute visit by calling the Children's Department at 631-399-1511 ext. 260. 

MEETING ROOM: Children's Dept floor. 


Family Literacy
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class is offered through the Library, evenings at the William Floyd High School. Child enrichment program is offered for eligible children.
Reading Buddies
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Teens in grades 7-12 read together with younger children during the library's ENL classes at William Floyd High School on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. In order to participate in this program, all potential volunteers must fill out an application. Applications can be picked up in the Library's Teen Area or printed from www.communitylibrary.org/Teens/volunteer/
Job/Career Counseling
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description:
This service is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Need Help With:
? resume preparation?
? job search via the Internet?
? acing the job interview?
? developing networking strategies?
? Civil Service information?
? career planning including information on job market, job trends and salary ranges?
? negotiating the Help Wanted ads, researching companies.?
? educational planning?
? navigating Choices (a career program) and Learning Express ( a test preparation program)?
? exploring self-assessment, determining career goals, reviewing values clarification, examining transferable skills, and arriving at career decision-making strategies?
The Career Counselor can help you!

For more information or to schedule your confidential appointment, simply call the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library at 399-1511, ext. 240.

The Only Requirement (AA)
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Good Times With Good Books
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description:
children 3 and 4 years with their adult

Join us for fun activities based on great stories!

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Class Visit - Hobart Elem
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 1:15 PM Description: grade K

William Floyd School District students visit the library to learn about its programs and services.

Advanced Battle of the Books
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 2:30 PM Description:
OCEAN Arts
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 3:00 PM Description:
BeTween Space
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description:

4:00-7:00 p.m. for grades 4 to 7  

This program is in the CPSD BeTween/Study Area.

Drop in, no registration.

Every Tuesday and Thursday unless noted otherwise.

Hang out with friends, read, go online - make cool stuff in a space just for you!



Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
Guitar & Ukulele Group Lessons
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description: You can learn to play! Billy will help you learn chords and songs, either on your own instrument, or with a library ukulele or guitar.
Graphic Novel Club
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: grades 3-7

Read and discuss some amazing graphic novels!  

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.



Get in the Act
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: grades 2-4

Love to read and act?  Come perform popular story books together as a group!  Use your imagination and creativity skills.  No experience required- just have fun, great energy and working well with peers in an acting team!

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 5:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
Home Church
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: 20
Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  

Positive Parenting
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description:

parents and caregivers
This is a six session program:  January 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22.

Learn how to set healthy boundaries, how to discipline without punishment and how to treat your children with respect so that they will respect you. The Positive Parenting class takes the best skills from state of the art parenting programs together with the latest research on parenting techniques and practices.


This six week course taught by Dr. Roberta Karant is both instructional and interactive. Sessions are designed for both mandated (certificate included) and non-mandated parents and works best with a diverse population so we can learn from one another. 

If you need childcare, call Patricia Mininni at 631-399-1511 ext. 377.


Because we want to make sure as many people as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin. The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program. Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list. .  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another person can take your place.

 


Friendly Spanish Conversation
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description:

Learn conversational Spanish in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

Additional dates for this series are Jan18, 25, Feb.1, 8, 15.


Alzheimer's/Dementia Caregiver Support Group
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description:
Open to all.
Being the primary caregiver of a loved one can be emotionally draining and stressful. Why not give yourself some much needed time to connect with others who are in a similar situation? A representative from the Community Program Centers of Long Island will offer for caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's or a related dementia an opportunity to receive emotional and educational support.
Family Literacy
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class is offered through the Library, evenings at the William Floyd High School. Child enrichment program is offered for eligible children.
Book Sale (set up)
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 9:00 AM Description: Book Sale ( Set Up)
Baby and Me
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description:
babies birth to 11 months and their adult

This is a multi session program: January 5, 12, 19 & 26
Make friends, share common concerns and talk, sing and play with your babies, along with other mothers-to-be. 


Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs,  spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list. 

We want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.

Games for 1s
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 11:00 AM Description: toddlers 12-23 months with their adult
This is a multi session program: January 5, 12, 19 & 26.

Join other parents for discussion, new friends and to enjoy our children through age appropriate activities and play.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.

If you cannot attend please call 399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Games for 2s
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: toddlers 24-35 months with their adult
This is a multi session program:  January 5, 12, 19 & 26.

Join other parents for discussion, new friends and to enjoy our children through age appropriate activities and play.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.

If you cannot attend please call 399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


The Only Requirement (AA)
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Senior Game Club
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 12:30 PM Description: FOR SENIORS AGE 50 AND OLDER.

Join the group to play Scrabble, bridge or mah jongg.  Light refreshments.

Illustrators Workshop
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: Draw, paint, sketch, and explore art with Mr Casper and other library artists.
Crafternoon: Snow Globes
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: grades 4-7

Craft your own tiny winter wonderland!

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Game On
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: Teens in grades 6-12: the library is open for you on Friday nights- sign up for video games, board games, card games, and PIZZA.
Family Game Night
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 at 6:15 PM Description:

Families.   Please register each person attending. 

Take some time out of your busy schedule to spend some quality time with your family.  We will have board games to play, videogames to try out, iPads and pizza.  

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.



Book Sale
Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM Description:
5-Hour Pre-Licensing Course
Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 9:45 AM Description: This is the required course for people 16-21 who want to schedule their road test. Register in advance and pay the instructor at the beginning of the class. Out-of-district patrons and over-21 patrons may register beginning January 20. Course fee:  $50, payable by cash. A valid NYS Learner's Permit will be required on the day of the class in addition to payment. Pack a lunch or snack as needed. 
Book Sale
Date: Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description:
Literacy
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class


Literacy
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class with Ms. Lynn (E)

Low Beginner (D)


Family Literacy
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL Knitting
Babies Boogie
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description:
babies birth-23 months with their adult

Enjoy tons of wiggles and giggles while moving and grooving together.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  

If you cannot attend please call  631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Family Literacy/ Advanced level ENL class
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description:

Family Literacy/ Advanced level ENL class



Toddlers Tango
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description:

preschoolers 2-5 years with their adult

Experience music by dancing and creating music!

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.

If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


D&D
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description:
Anime
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 3:30 PM Description: Japanese cartoons, snacks, a few British time-travelers, plenty of awesomeness.
Chit Chat Coffee Klatch with Crystal
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: Discuss everyday problems with Crystal, a licensed social worker. This is a drop-in program.
United States Power Squadron
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description: 10
Let's Play Bingo
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 6:45 PM Description: This program is intended for adults age 18 and older.

Join us for some fun rounds of bingo.

To ensure that as many adults as possible are able to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered and arrive promptly.  A waiting list is used to fill cancellations before a program begins or for no-shows the day of a program.  This does not apply to fee based programs.

Family Literacy
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class is offered through the Library, evenings at the William Floyd High School. Child enrichment program is offered for eligible children.
iPad Basics
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Bring your iPad and learn how to make the most of it! The class will cover basic navigation, using the web, installing/removing apps and basic settings. Please make sure your iPad's operating system is up-to-date
Literacy
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 9:00 AM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class
Family Literacy
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class


Class Visit - Hobart Elem
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description: grade K

William Floyd School District students visit the library to learn about its programs and services.

Family Literacy
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 11:45 AM Description: Family Literacy ENL with Ms. Elaine
The Only Requirement (AA) **no coffee**
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
3D Print
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 3:30 PM Description:
BeTween Space
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description:

4:00-7:00 p.m. for grades 4 to 7  

This program is in the CPSD BeTween/Study Area.

Drop in, no registration.

Every Tuesday and Thursday unless noted otherwise.

Hang out with friends, read, go online - make cool stuff in a space just for you!



Tail Waggin' and Readin' Fun!
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description:
grades K-6

Pick out a few books and read to a furry friend. Certified therapy dogs can make reading more fun and maybe even easier!

Whill with handler Rich Mugno will be here on Monday, January 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Stella, Dora or Lola with handler Karen Maier will be here on Tuesdays from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.   
Rosie with handler Tom Kveton will be here on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Sign up for a 15 minute visit by calling the Children's Department at 631-399-1511 ext. 260. 

MEETING ROOM: Children's Dept floor. 


BeTween Club
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: grades 4-7
no registration required

A club just for tweens, grades 4-7!  Meet up and hang out, play games and craft with your friends.  Each week a different theme; board games, movie, music discussions, sporting activities and more!  We'll take tween suggestions from the group too!

Parenting a Second Time Around (PASTA)- Grandparents Support Group
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description:

grandparents and caregivers

Grandparents and relative caregivers who are parenting the second time around meet to share information, experience and camaraderie. 

If you need childcare, call Patricia Mininni at 399-1511, ext. 377.

 

Because we want to make sure as many people as possible get to attend this program, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.

We want to make sure as many people as possible get to attend our programs.  If you cannot attend please call 399-1511 ext. 262 so another person can take your place.


Family Literacy
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class is offered through the Library, evenings at the William Floyd High School. Child enrichment program is offered for eligible children.
Reading Buddies
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Teens in grades 7-12 read together with younger children during the library's ENL classes at William Floyd High School on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. In order to participate in this program, all potential volunteers must fill out an application. Applications can be picked up in the Library's Teen Area or printed from www.communitylibrary.org/Teens/volunteer/
Camp Upton Presentation
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Open to all.  Registration is ongoing.
Librarian Suzanne Johnson shares her perspective in her presentation on this important former U.S. Army installation from World War I.

Literacy
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class


Literacy
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description: Family Literacy - ENL Class
Class Visit - Woodhull Elem
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description: grade 3

William Floyd School District students visit the library to learn about its programs and services.

Job/Career Counseling
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 11:00 AM Description:
This service is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Need Help With:
? resume preparation?
? job search via the Internet?
? acing the job interview?
? developing networking strategies?
? Civil Service information?
? career planning including information on job market, job trends and salary ranges?
? negotiating the Help Wanted ads, researching companies.?
? educational planning?
? navigating Choices (a career program) and Learning Express ( a test preparation program)?
? exploring self-assessment, determining career goals, reviewing values clarification, examining transferable skills, and arriving at career decision-making strategies?
The Career Counselor can help you!

For more information or to schedule your confidential appointment, simply call the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library at 399-1511, ext. 240.

Family Literacy
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 11:45 AM Description: Family Literacy ENL with Ms. Michelle
The Only Requirement (AA) **no coffee**
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Job/Career Counseling
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 3:00 PM Description:
This service is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Need Help With:
? resume preparation?
? job search via the Internet?
? acing the job interview?
? developing networking strategies?
? Civil Service information?
? career planning including information on job market, job trends and salary ranges?
? negotiating the Help Wanted ads, researching companies.?
? educational planning?
? navigating Choices (a career program) and Learning Express ( a test preparation program)?
? exploring self-assessment, determining career goals, reviewing values clarification, examining transferable skills, and arriving at career decision-making strategies?
The Career Counselor can help you!

For more information or to schedule your confidential appointment, simply call the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library at 399-1511, ext. 240.

Minecraft@the Mastic Recreation Center
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description:

No registration required.  

(An adult must bring children and remain on site during all classes at the Technology Center.) 

**Every Wednesday unless noted differently.** 

This program is located at our Technology Center in the Mastic Recreation Center at 15 Herkimer Street, Mastic.

Come and free play. First come, first serve. Must know how to play Minecraft on a computer, staff will not be available to teach. 




Relax with Yoga
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description:
This program is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Dates of classes are: 1/3, 1/10, 1/17, 1/24, & 1/31 

This class is very popular - please, only register if you intend to come to all the classes.
Bring a yoga mat or towel to class, and as a courtesy to others, arrive on time.

Art Club
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: Join Rebecca and learn how to paint a snowman. This program is drop-in.
Tail Waggin' and Readin' Fun!
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description:
grades K-6
in the Children's Dept.

Pick out a few books and read to a furry friend. Certified therapy dogs can make reading more fun and maybe even easier!

Whill with handler Rich Mugno will be here on Monday, January 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Stella, Dora or Lola with handler Karen Maier will be here on Tuesdays from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.  
Rosie with handler Tom Kveton will be here on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Sign up for a 15 minute visit by calling the Children's Department at 631-399-1511 ext. 260. 

MEETING ROOM: Children's Dept floor. 


Family Literacy
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class is offered through the Library, evenings at the William Floyd High School. Child enrichment program is offered for eligible children.
Reading Buddies
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Teens in grades 7-12 read together with younger children during the library's ENL classes at William Floyd High School on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. In order to participate in this program, all potential volunteers must fill out an application. Applications can be picked up in the Library's Teen Area or printed from www.communitylibrary.org/Teens/volunteer/
Job/Career Counseling
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description:
This service is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Need Help With:
? resume preparation?
? job search via the Internet?
? acing the job interview?
? developing networking strategies?
? Civil Service information?
? career planning including information on job market, job trends and salary ranges?
? negotiating the Help Wanted ads, researching companies.?
? educational planning?
? navigating Choices (a career program) and Learning Express ( a test preparation program)?
? exploring self-assessment, determining career goals, reviewing values clarification, examining transferable skills, and arriving at career decision-making strategies?
The Career Counselor can help you!

For more information or to schedule your confidential appointment, simply call the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library at 399-1511, ext. 240.

Good Times With Good Books
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description:
children 3 and 4 years with their adult

Join us for fun activities based on great stories!

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Advanced Battle of the Books
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 2:30 PM Description:
Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
Graphic Novel Club
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: grades 3-7

Read and discuss some amazing graphic novels!  

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.



Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 5:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  

Positive Parenting
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description:

parents and caregivers
This is a six session program:  January 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22.

Learn how to set healthy boundaries, how to discipline without punishment and how to treat your children with respect so that they will respect you. The Positive Parenting class takes the best skills from state of the art parenting programs together with the latest research on parenting techniques and practices.


This six week course taught by Dr. Roberta Karant is both instructional and interactive. Sessions are designed for both mandated (certificate included) and non-mandated parents and works best with a diverse population so we can learn from one another. 

If you need childcare, call Patricia Mininni at 631-399-1511 ext. 377.


Because we want to make sure as many people as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin. The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program. Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list. .  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another person can take your place.

 


Friendly Spanish Conversation
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description:

Learn conversational Spanish in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

Additional dates for this series are Jan18, 25, Feb.1, 8, 15.


Scrap Booking Memories
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: This program is intended for adults age 18 and older.
Bring adhesive and scissors to class.
Materials fee:  $13.
No refunds.  Each instructor will provide a materials kit (minus paint) with instructions.

Family Literacy
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL class is offered through the Library, evenings at the William Floyd High School. Child enrichment program is offered for eligible children.
Chair Yoga for Seniors
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 9:30 AM Description: FOR SENIORS AGE 50 AND OLDER.
Dates for this series are February 2, 9,16, & 23.
This specially designed yoga practice for those with mobility issues will combine healing breath and movement, and all poses will be done while sitting in a chair.



Baby and Me
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description:
babies birth to 11 months and their adult

This is a multi session program: February 2, 9, 16, 23.
Make friends, share common concerns and talk, sing and play with your babies, along with other mothers-to-be. 


Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs,  spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.

Prostate and Breast Caner Care
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description: Open to all Adults and Seniors, 18 and older.  No registration necessary.
A Cancer Care Services of Suffolk County representative educates and makes referrals for screenings

Games for 1's
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 11:00 AM Description: toddlers 12-23 months with their adult
This is a multi session program: February 2, 9, 16, 23.

Join other parents for discussion, new friends and to enjoy our children through age appropriate activities and play.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.   If you cannot attend please call 399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Games for 2's
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: toddlers 24-35 months with their adult
This is a multi session program:  February 2, 9, 16, 23.

Join other parents for discussion, new friends and to enjoy our children through age appropriate activities and play.

Because we want to make sure as many children as possible get to attend our programs, spots are guaranteed for those who are registered only if they check in when the program is scheduled to begin.  The waiting list that you may sign up for is used to fill cancellations before the program.  Once the program begins, openings are filled on a first-come basis, not off of the waiting list.  If you cannot attend please call 631-399-1511 ext. 262 so another child/family can take your place.


Senior Game Club
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 12:30 PM Description: FOR SENIORS AGE 50 AND OLDER.

Join the group to play Scrabble, bridge or mah jongg.  Light refreshments.

NYS Health Insurance Counseling
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description:
No registration necessary. First come, first served.

Navigators from the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council can help you enroll in Child Health Plus and Medicaid, and see if you qualify for tax credits to help pay for insurance available in the NYS Health Insurance Marketplace.

There is no guarantee that the navigator will have time to meet with everyone who comes on a single afternoon, but a navigator will be at the library on the first Friday of every month unless otherwise specified.
For information, call 399-1511, ext. 240.

Illustrators Workshop
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: Draw, paint, sketch, and explore art with Mr Casper and other library artists.
Game On
Date: Friday, February 02, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: Teens in grades 6-12: the library is open for you on Friday nights- sign up for video games, board games, card games, and PIZZA.