St. Francis Outreach Bus—Staff from St. Francis Hospital will be doing simple cardiac and diabetic testing. First come, first served. Wednesday, May 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Chi Kung (Qigong) Meditation—Chi Kung is recognized worldwide as a foundation of healing—physically mentally, emotionally and spiritually—easy to learn, always enjoyable. Registration required. Tuesdays, May 17, 24, 31 and June 7 and 14, from 11 a.m. to noon.
Feature Film Series—The library will be screening Spotlight on Thursday, May 12, at 6:30 p.m. and Friday, May 13, at 11 a.m.
Paint Party Fundraiser—Join the Friends of the Library for a fun night of painting, with no experience necessary. This hands-on artistic event will include step-by-step instruction by Celicia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork on how to create your own version of a sample painting. All materials will be provided and attendees will take home their finished masterpieces. Refreshments will be served.
Tickets for this event are available at the Reference Desk. Cost is $35 per person with proceeds going to the Friends of the Mineola Memorial Library. Attendance is limited, so be sure to reserve your space early at the Reference Desk. Wednesday, May 18, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Book Club—Pick up a copy of Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee at the Circulation Desk. Book discussion will be held on Thursday, May 19, at 7 p.m.
Film Discussion—In this new program series, we will be featuring some of the more notable films of Bette Davis and Joan Crawford, followed by engaging discussion. All films begin at 6:30 p.m. On Monday, May 23 at 6 p.m., Joan Crawford has the title role in Mildred Pierce, a woman who will do anything for her daughter.