Happening at the Great Neck Library

Happening at the Great Neck Library

Go to the Events listings on the Library’s website at greatnecklibrary.org for more information. You can also call the Library at 466-8055. For certain events that require registration, any further meeting info will be released by the date of the event for registered users. Check your email before joining the event.
Online Programs are held live on Zoom unless specified. Open to all. No Zoom account required. You may join Zoom events by going to join.zoom.us, and enter the program’s Meeting ID and Password. You can also dial in at 1 (646) 558-8656 or find your local number at zoom.us/zoomconference.

Saturday. November 7

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Food-themed Scavenger Hunt
For the month of November, you can look around your home for the items on this food-themed scavenger hunt:
Created by Children’s Librarian Trainee, Miss Jen.
Once you complete your search, call the Children’s Department to claim your prize at 466-8055.

Monday, November 9

9:00 – 10:00 AM
Virtual Tech Help
Adults (18+)
Contact the STEM Lab to arrange a virtual one-on-one appointment with one of our STEM Lab librarians. We can meet over the phone or on a video call. Email [email protected] or give us a call at 516-466-8055 ext. 230.

10:00 – 11:00 AM
How to Use Your Mac
The basics of how to use your Mac. If you have any specific questions, we’ll try to address them during the class.
Meeting ID: 947 2925 2365 Passcode: Macbook
[email protected]

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Hats on for the Holidays
Register on Eventkeeper to receive yarn and tools to make a hat for local community organizations starting Monday, November 9th.  3 hours of community service will be awarded for each hat made. Please return hats to the Lakeville Branch by Monday, December 14.
Looking for help on a hat?  Join us at Sticks in the Stacks Wednesdays at 3:30.

Tuesday, November 10

9:30 – 10:30 AM
Yoga Flow facilitated by Carolyn
Learn yoga postures, breathing practices and meditation techniques to bring balance, equilibrium and good health to your body and mind.
Meeting ID: 849 1390 1791 Password: 781668

2:00 – 3:30 PM
The Battle of Gettysburgh – July 1,2,3, 1863 with Dr. Jennifer Speelman
Join historian Dr. Jennifer Speelman to discuss the three-day battle, the contribution of the New York regiments, and the state’s commemoration of war dead.
Meeting ID: 841 1970 3387 Passcode: 193267

7:00 – 8:00 PM
Finance Committee Meeting Via Webex
Meeting number: 163 394 0759                      Password: Hbn6jJycJ26 (42665592 from phones)
Join by phone +1-650-215-5226 United States Toll

Wednesday, November 11
Veterans’ Day

Thursday, November 12

10:00 – 11:30 AM
Adult 3D Printing for Beginners
2-week course November 12 and 19
Adults, Parents and Seniors
Learn the basics of 3D printing and design with our MakerBot Replicator +. Work with Thingiverse, and Tinkercad to print existing designs and make your own. Learn how to make a keychain, and a chess piece.
Meeting ID: 961 8393 1590 Passcode: 3DPrinting
Dial by your location
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)
Registration Welcome but not required.
[email protected]

12:00 – 1:00 PM
Introspection: A Practice with Librarian Mimi Rabizadeh
Learn how looking inward, observing and examining our thoughts and emotions can lead to inner wisdom and a sense of peace.
Meeting ID: 810 7622 5703 Passcode: 781428

6:30 – 7:30 PM
Yoga Flow facilitated by Sharon Epstein
Learn yoga postures, breathing practices and meditation techniques to bring balance, equilibrium and good health to your body and mind.
Meeting ID: 848 1488 0463 Password: 462824

Friday, November 13

10:00 – 11:30 AM
Make Your Device More Accessible
Did you know that you can adjust the font size on your computer screen? Or that you can dictate a message to your phone, if you have difficulty using the keyboard? Learn about different accessibility features that come FREE on your computer and/or smart device to help accommodate vision, hearing, or motor problems that might otherwise prevent you from using your device. We will be looking at these features on computers, tablets, and smartphones, for both Windows and Apple users.
Meeting ID: 945 5618 2488 Passcode: Access
[email protected]

12:00 – 1:00 PM
Friday Film Discussion
Loving Vincent (2017) PG-13  1 hr. 34 min.  Animation, Biography, Crime
Loving Vincent: The Impossible Dream (2019) 1 hr.,  Documentary
Watch at your leisure. Join the media staff and fellow patrons in a Zoom discussion of the films.
Meeting ID: 623 987 3994 Passcode: films
[email protected]

4:00 – 5:30 PM
Craft for a Cause: Story Walk
Teens in grades 7+
Calling all artists. We’ll be drawing scenes from classic fairy tales to create interactive story walks throughout Great Neck. Community service credit is available for attendees. [email protected]

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