Please give to “WeCare Blankets.” The charity members’ goal is to knit blankets for children undergoing chemotherapy. Colorful blankets are supplied to 23 oncology units on Long Island. You may donate yarn at the box located in the children’s room.
In The Gallery
View works with oils, landscapes of Jack Grimando, Old Bethpage resident, in the display case (on the main level of the library). April Diane of the Crochet Connection community on Facebook will be displaying Disney characters and crocheted dolls.
Zumba Fitness Classes
Saturdays, Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30 at 10:30 a.m. These fitness based dance classes are not only an amazing cardio workout, but it makes working out fun. At the core of each class is music from all over the world, resulting in a class that has international rhythms and moves, making the class time fly by. All fitness levels, body types and ages may attend. Registration is available now at the reference desk.
Film Discussion Series
In a career that spanned over 50 years, director Alfred Hitchcock worked with the finest actors and actresses in Hollywood. Some of his greatest work came in films that featured Cary Grant as his leading man. This winter, we will feature all four of the Hitchcock/Grant films, followed by engaging discussion. All films begin at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11—Notorious (1946), Monday, Feb. 1—To Catch a Thief (1955) and Wednesday, Feb. 17—North by Northwest (1959).
Adopt-a-Shelf Volunteers; Book Review Volunteers; Toy Paramedics Volunteers: grades 6-12, open registration.
Teen Holiday Party
Tuesday, Dec. 29 at 3:30 to 5 p.m. Gather all teens to spread good tidings and cheer. Come and ring in the New Year. There will be a holiday party with activities and refreshments.
Ages 2 to kindergarten (with adult caregiver). Please Note: You Are Signing Up For All Of The Sessions And Not Individual Sessions. Storycrafters: Thursdays: Jan. 7 through Feb. 11 at 10:45 a.m. Pajama Storycrafters: Wednesdays: Jan. 6 through February 10 at 7 p.m. Join for exciting stories, favorite songs, and simple crafts.
Lego Builders Club And Contest
Mondays, Jan. 25, and Feb. 1 at 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten and higher grades may sign up for all three sessions. Create unique structures with our Lego pieces and meet others who love to Lego. Join our Lego contest to have your structure displayed and voted on in our Children’s Display Case for a month, or just build for fun.
Pokémon Gaming Club
Tuesday, Jan. 5, and Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 4 p.m. Ages 7 and up-open registration. Meet other Pokémon fans, trade cards, battle Pokémon with them on your Nintendo DS or on the library’s Nintendo Wii. Free raffle prizes will be given away.
Jump For Joy
Tuesdays: Jan. 5, 12, 19, and 26 at 10:30 a.m. Ages 15 months to kindergarten (with caregiver). In-person only sign up begins Monday, Dec. 21. A $10 per child, non-refundable, exact cash only, materials fee is due at sign up and covers all four sessions. Join Ms. Joy for fun music and movement activities with your toddler.