The Community Library will be closed on Monday, February 19, in observance of Presidents' Day.

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

The library is closed in observance of Presidents Day
Date: Monday, February 19, 2018 at 12:00 AM Description:
Engineering Week Drop In!
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 9:30 AM Description: Visit the Children's Dept.
Families, school-age.
No registration.

Be an engineer.  Drop in to tinker with our projects.  Explore magnets, physics and more.

Help with Everyday Problems
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM 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.

Income Tax Counseling
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description:
Tuesdays, 2/6, 13, 20, 27, 3/6,13, 20, 27, & 4/3.
Registration for MMSCL patrons begins Monday, December 11.  Call 631-399-1511, ext. 240.
Trained tax counselors from Bethpage Federal Credit Union can assist with personal income tax preparation.

Guidance with Kelly
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
The Only Requirement (AA)
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Guidance with Kelly
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1:00 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: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
Advanced Battle of the Books
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 2:30 PM Description:
3D Print
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 3:30 PM Description: At the library- create and print 3D models with Tinkercad. 
BeTween Space
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 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, February 20, 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, February 5, 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. 


DIY Drop-In: Home Air Freshener
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description:

No registration necessary. 

Create a hanging air freshener for your home.


While supplies last.

BeTweens: Lego Club
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: This program will be held in the BeTween/Study Area in the Children's Dept.
grades 4-7
This is a two session program, February 6 and 20.
No registration required.

Drop by and practice your master building skills!




Defensive Driving
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: This program is intended for adults age 18 and older. You must attend both classes (2/20 & 2/21) to receive your certificate.
Fee:  $27.
Payment due at first class.  Checks, money orders or cash acceptable.
Open to all.  PLEASE NOTE: OUT OF DISTRICT PATRONS MUST CALL 399-1511, EXT. 240, OR STOP IN TO REGISTER.
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.

Chocolate Facials
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: Cheap chocolate got you down? Well then slather it on your face instead of eating it! Drop-in!
Engineering Week Drop In!
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 9:30 AM Description: Visit the Children's Dept.
Families, school-age.
No registration.

Be an engineer.  Drop in to tinker with our projects.  Explore magnets, physics and more.

Mother Goose
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description: This program will be held in the Children's Playspace Area.
babies birth-30 months with their adult
(siblings welcome)

Sing and chant old and new favorites at our nursery rhyme lap-sit. 

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, February 21, 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.

Now showing: Wonder (rated PG)
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM Description: Families

Enjoy this family movie.  We will provide the snacks.

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)
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Babies Boogie
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 1:30 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.


Harry Potter and the Great Escape
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description: After the battle of Hogwarts, a group of Aurors is hunting down the remaining Voldemort supporters. After a tip from a fellow wizard, you find yourself locked in the basement with Death Eaters. You have 30 minutes to find the key and escape. Costumes encouraged! For information or to register, call 631-399-1511 x365.
Toddlers Tango
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 2:30 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.


Job/Career Counseling
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 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.

Relax with Yoga
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description:
This program is intended for adults age 18 and older.
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.

Defensive Driving
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: This program is intended for adults age 18 and older. You must attend both classes (2/20 & 2/21) to receive your certificate.
Fee:  $27.
Payment due at first class.  Checks, money orders or cash acceptable.
Open to all.  PLEASE NOTE: OUT OF DISTRICT PATRONS MUST CALL 399-1511, EXT. 240, OR STOP IN TO REGISTER.
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.

Art Club
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 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.

Reading Buddies
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 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/
Introduction to Microsoft Publisher
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description:

This program takes place at the Technology Center -15 Herkimer Street, Mastic NY

Learn how to create marketing materials with the desktop publishing software, Microsoft Publisher.  In this course, we will go over how to combine text and graphics to produce documents such as signs, flyers, invitations, brochures, cards and more.  Experience with Microsoft Word is strongly recommended.



Engineering Week Drop In!
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM Description: Visit the Children's Dept.
Families, school-age.
No registration.

Be an engineer.  Drop in to tinker with our projects.  Explore magnets, physics and more.

Imagination Playground-JumpBunch
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description: preschoolers 3-5 years and grade K with their adult

Have fun with the JumpBunch in this giant indoor playground!

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: Thursday, February 22, 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.

Imagination Playground-JumpBunch
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM Description: grades 1-6

Have fun with the JumpBunch in this giant indoor playground!

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 22, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  
The Only Requirement (AA)
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 1:00 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 22, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description: Guidance appointments are available for to help with job and college applications, planning your future, interview prep, and resume help.  

Pizza Taste Off
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description: Taste pizza from a variety of local pizzerias, then cast your ballot for the best sauce, crust, cheese, and best overall pizza in our community! 

Advanced Battle of the Books
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 2:30 PM Description:
BeTween Space
Date: Thursday, February 22, 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!



Guitar & Ukulele Group Lessons
Date: Thursday, February 22, 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.
Ozobots
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 5:00 PM Description: grades 1-5

Code tiny robots with the flick of a marker!  We will teach you how to use one of our amazing Ozobots!

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 Salvation Army
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: 20
Positive Parenting
Date: Thursday, February 22, 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.

 


Alzheimer's/Dementia Caregiver Support Group
Date: Thursday, February 22, 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.
Chair Yoga for Seniors
Date: Friday, February 23, 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.



Engineering Week Drop In!
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 9:30 AM Description: Visit the Children's Dept.
Families, school-age.
No registration.

Be an engineer.  Drop in to tinker with our projects.  Explore magnets, physics and more.

Baby and Me
Date: Friday, February 23, 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.

Kids Cook with Chef Rob
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM Description: grades 2-6
Southwest Taco Flatbread Pizza

The class will have a taco bar to choose from all the delicious toppings to create your own flatbread pizza.  Chef Rob will cook it and it will be ready to eat in minutes.

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.




Games for 1's
Date: Friday, February 23, 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 23, 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.


The Only Requirement (AA)
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Senior Game Club
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 12:30 PM Description: FOR SENIORS AGE 50 AND OLDER.

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

Improv with Sam
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description:

Are you a fan of Whose Line is it Anyway? Well then join us for energetic, hilarious comedy improvisation. No acting experience? Come anyway and take advantage of this unique opportunity. 


Game On
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 3:00 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.
Winter Mini Olympics
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: grades K-6

Celebrate the 2018 Winter Olympics by joining us for an afternoon of Olympics-themed crafts and activities!  Enjoy knock-hockey, "ice" skating on our carpets and gliding gracefully on our scooters!  

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.


BeTweens: Origami Cats & Dogs
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: grades 4-7

Fold paper to create your own cats and dogs!

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 Game Night
Date: Friday, February 23, 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.



Engineering Week Drop In!
Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 9:30 AM Description: Visit the Children's Dept.
Families, school-age.
No registration.

Be an engineer.  Drop in to tinker with our projects.  Explore magnets, physics and more.

Dyversity Konnection Stomp Squad INC.
Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: 20
The Only Requirement (AA)
Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Engineering Week Drop In!
Date: Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: Visit the Children's Dept.
Families, school-age.
No registration.

Be an engineer.  Drop in to tinker with our projects.  Explore magnets, physics and more.

BeTweens: Movie Matinee
Date: Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description: grades 4-7

You show up, we'll provide the movie and snacks.

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, February 26, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class


Literacy
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

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

Low Beginner (D)


Sensations
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 10:30 AM Description: REGISTRATION HAS BEEN CHANGED TO FEBRUARY 13.

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, February 26, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: Family Literacy - ENL Knitting
Family Literacy/ Advanced level ENL class
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description:

Family Literacy/ Advanced level ENL class



The Only Requirement (AA) **no coffee**
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
D&D
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description: Roll the 20-sided die and join us on an adventure.
Code Club at WFMS
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 2:30 PM Description: Sign up with Ms. Hannibal at WFMS for this library-sponsored club. We'll meet at Floyd Middle after school to build LEGO robots and solve First LEGO League challenges. 
Anime
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 3:30 PM Description: Japanese cartoons, snacks, a few British time-travelers, plenty of awesomeness.
SCORE Business Mentoring
Date: Monday, February 26, 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, February 26, 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, February 26, 2018 at 6:30 PM Description: 10
Library Board Meeting
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: Meetings are open to the public and community residents are always welcome to attend.
Family Literacy
Date: Monday, February 26, 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.
Water's Edge Condominium
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: 10
Family Literacy -ENL classes
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 9:00 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL class


Family Literacy
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class


Income Tax Counseling
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description:
Tuesdays, 2/6, 13, 20, 27, 3/6,13, 20, 27, & 4/3.
Registration for MMSCL patrons begins Monday, December 11.  Call 631-399-1511, ext. 240.
Trained tax counselors from Bethpage Federal Credit Union can assist with personal income tax preparation.

"On the Road" Books and Coffee@ Tend Coffee
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description: children 1-3 years with an adult

Children love books and grown-ups need coffee.

Meet us at Tend Coffee (924 Montauk Highway, Shirley) for an exciting storytime and a beverage. Each adult will receive one medium beverage of their choice. 

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.
Family Literacy
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 11:45 AM Description: Family Literacy ENL with Ms. Elaine
The Only Requirement (AA) **no coffee**
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Book Discussion: Murder On The Orient Express
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 2:00 PM Description:
This program is intended for ages 18 and older.


Just after midnight, the famous train is stopped by a snowdrift.  By morning, a man is dead, stabbed a dozen times.  All are suspects.  Copies are available at the Circulation desk after January 23.


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.

Advanced Battle of the Books
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 2:30 PM Description:
BeTween Space
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 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, February 27, 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.

Tail Waggin' and Readin' Fun!
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 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, February 5, 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. 


Parenting a Second Time Around (PASTA)- Grandparents Support Group
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 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 631-399-1511, 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.


Home Church
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: 20
Family Literacy
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 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, February 27, 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, February 27, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description:
Tri Hamlet South Neighborhood Watch
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 7:00 PM Description: 40
Literacy
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description:

Family Literacy - ENL Class


Literacy
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 9:15 AM Description: Family Literacy - ENL Class
Job/Career Counseling
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 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, February 28, 2018 at 11:45 AM Description: Family Literacy 
Literacy
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 11:45 AM Description: Michelle 12:00 - 1:30
The Only Requirement (AA) **no coffee**
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:15 PM Description: 40
Job/Career Counseling
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 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, February 28, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description:

No registration required.  

No session on Wednesday, February 21.

(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 Something 3D@Mastic Recreation Center
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 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, February 28, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description:
This program is intended for adults age 18 and older.
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, February 28, 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.

Family Literacy
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 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, February 28, 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, March 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.

Literacy Nutrition
Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 at 11:45 AM Description: Nutrition Program Presented By Cornell Cooperative Extension
Class Visit - Tangier Elem
Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: grade 3

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

Advanced Battle of the Books
Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 at 2:30 PM Description:
Board Game Bonanza
Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 at 3:30 PM Description:

Drop-in and play classic board games, or try your hand at a new one like King of Tokyo, Incan Gold, or Codenames. 


BeTween Space
Date: Thursday, March 01, 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, March 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.  
Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, March 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.  
The Salvation Army
Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 at 6:00 PM Description: 20
Guidance with Kelly
Date: Thursday, March 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.  

Family Literacy
Date: Thursday, March 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, March 02, 2018 at 9:30 AM Description: FOR SENIORS AGE 50 AND OLDER.
Dates for this series are March 2, 3/9, 3/16, & 3/23.
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, March 02, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description:
babies birth to 11 months and their adult

This is a multi session program: March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.
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 Cancer Care
Date: Friday, March 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, March 02, 2018 at 11:00 AM Description: toddlers 12-23 months with their adult
This is a multi session program: March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.

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.


Games for 2's
Date: Friday, March 02, 2018 at 12:00 PM Description: toddlers 24-35 months with their adult
This is a multi session program:  March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.

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, March 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, March 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, March 02, 2018 at 4:00 PM Description: Draw, paint, sketch, and explore art with Mr Casper and other library artists.
Maker Kids
Date: Friday, March 02, 2018 at 4:30 PM Description: grades K-3

Infinity tiles!  Create a colorful puzzle based on ancient art.  

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, March 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.
Enrichment- Waffles & Ice Cream
Date: Saturday, March 03, 2018 at 10:00 AM Description: Our waffles were so delicious in January so we are going to make them again! Come on down to eat waffles and ice cream and hang with your friends. This program is adapted for people 11 to 21 with special needs. Sign up with your library card. These are drop-off programs. 
East End Trio Concert
Date: Sunday, March 04, 2018 at 1:00 PM Description:

Open to all.

Join us for a delightful performance by the talented East End Trio.  Their performance covers songs spanning from the 1960's to today, by such greats as James Taylor, Johnny Cash, Harry Chapin, Van Morrison and many more.