Programs and events at the Hillside Public Library

Programs and events at the Hillside Public Library

Movie! She Said – Rating: R. All Purpose Room

Friday, March 1 at 1 p.m. “New York Times reporters Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey try to piece together the details of one of the most controversial stories in recent history, one that would help launch the #MeToo movement.

Their objective is to find out the truth about the sexual harassment allegations against Hollywood heavyweight Harvey Weinstein. et they face the obstacle of no female survivors of the incidents seem to want to go on the record to corroborate their story.”

VITA Tax Aide “Free” on Saturdays                                                                                                                                                      Free assistance is available for persons with incomes, $73,000 or less, who wish to have their taxes prepared by trained volunteers in the Volunteer Tax Assistance Program.

You can call the library at 516 355-7850, x101 or 102 to schedule an appointment on any of the following days: Saturdays, March 2, 9, 16, 23. April 6 or 13.  The following are the appointment times: 10:15 a.m.; 11:15 a.m.; 12:15 p.m. or 1:15 p.m.

Movie! The Holdovers – Rating: R.  All Purpose Room

Sunday, March 3 at 1 p.m. “The dramedy tells the story of a disagreeable schoolteacher named Paul Hunham.

With no family or friends, Paul ends up staying at school during Christmas break to supervise holdover students who can’t travel home for the holidays. Troublemaker Angus and head cook Mary build an unexpected bond with Paul on campus. Together, they go through hilarious adventures, celebrating Christmas in their own unique way.”

Fiction Loves History Book Club – 1st Floor Modular Room & Virtual

Tuesday, March 5 at 6:30 p.m. The Lost Vintage by Ann Mah. “A woman returns to her family’s ancestral vineyard in Burgundy and unexpectedly uncovers a lost diary, an unknown relative, and a secret her family has been keeping since World War II.”

Classic Book Club – 1st Floor Modular Room & Virtual

Wednesday, March 6 at 6:30 p.m. The book being discussed is: Song of the Lark by Willa Cather.

“The story of Thea Kronborg, a small-town girl from the Midwest who discovers her gift for singing and embarks on a journey to pursue her dreams of becoming an opera star.”

Arthritis: Which one do I have? – Virtual

Thursday, March 7 at 1 p.m. Community Health Nurse Educator Maura Calio discusses important details to know about arthrits, including causes, symptoms, screening recommendations, and treatment options.  Learn about the types, and management approaches for each.

  • This program is brought to you courtesy of Nassau Libraries Health Share.

Lavender Sugar Body Scrub – All Purpose Room

Friday, March 8 at 2 p.m. Create an all natural sugary lavender essential oil 5oz body scrub for smooth, soft and glowing skin!  Sugar crystals gently exfoliate the skin and leave it soft and smooth while moisturizing Coconut Oil feeds the skin and nourishes with essential fatty acids. A blend of Lavender essential oil soothes the skin and the spirit.

Soothe your senses with the calming scents of lavender with Marina Horan, local lavender grower at Centennial Gardens and proprietor of$5.00 materials fee will be collected at the beginning of the program, cash only please. This program is for 18+ 

Paint Night: All-in-One – Virtual

Friday, March 8 at 7 p.m. Celebrate International Women’s Day( (March 8) and Plant a Flower Day (March 12) All-in-One!  Sketch, design and paint a wonderful colorful painting of a woman surrounded with flowers.

For a list of supplies needed, please go to the library’s website!


Time for Kids – All Purpose Room

Friday, March 1 at 10:30 a.m. Ages: 3 years- 7 years (with parent/caregiver). Come join A Time for Kids, Inc. with Ms. Karen Hauptman, in this family preschool program! Activities include music, movement, fine and gross motor development and storytelling!


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