PROGRAMS and EVENTS
In-Person Monthly Blood Pressure Screenings
Wednesday, Aug. 23, 12 noon – 2 p.m. FREE In-Person Monthly Blood Pressure Screenings by St. Francis Hospital ‘s Nurse Fran! No appointments necessary – First come, First served.
Armchair Historians Book Club – 1st Floor Modular Room and Virtual
Wednesday, Aug. 23 at 6:30 p.m. The book being discussed is: Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World by Jack Weatherford. “The startling true history of how one extraordinary man from a remote corner of the world created an empire that led the world into the modern age”
Movie! Lightyear – All Purpose Room
Thursday, Aug. 24 at 1 p.m. Join us for this great intergalactic adventure! “Legendary space ranger Buzz Lightyear embarks on an intergalactic adventure alongside ambitious recruits Izzy, Mo, Darby, and his robot companion, Sox. As this motley crew tackles their toughest mission yet, they must learn to work together as a team to escape the evil Zurg and his dutiful robot army that are never far behind.”
Summer Bingo – All Purpose Room
Saturday, August 26 at 10:30 a.m. Join us for a fun game of Bingo! Winners will win prizes!
Classics Book Club – Virtual and 1st Floor Modular Room
Wednesday, September 6 at 6:30 p.m. The book being discussed is: Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger. “The story takes place in an unnamed college town during Franny’s weekend visit to her boyfriend Lane. Disenchanted with the selfishness and inauthenticity she perceives all around her, she aims to escape it through spiritual means.”
Nutrition and Intuitive Eating: How to Satisfy Your Body’s Cravings Nutritiously – Virtual Thursday, September 7 at 6:30 p.m. Change your life one bite at a time! Join Northwell Health’s Executive Chef Sonny Rios and Registered Dietitian Victoria Stellas to change your palate and crave healthy snacks! Learn how to incorporate nutrition advice into your life to improve your health with healthy cooking techniques, easy meal planning ideas, and basic nutrition principles.
- This program is brought to you courtesy of Nassau Libraries Health Share.
Paint Night: Autumnal Equinox – Virtual
Friday, Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. Sketching and Acrylics with Alma for everyone! Create a captivating Autumn water view sunset to enhance your home decor, or gift to someone special. For a list of supplies needed, please go to the library’s website.
CHILDREN and YOUNG ADULT EVENTS
‘All You Need Is Books!’ Story & Craft – All Purpose Room
Wednesday, August 23 at 4:30 p.m. Ages: 5 – 8 years. Join us for some stories, songs, and a groovy craft!
Take a Dive with Johnda Ferrari! – All Purpose Room
Thursday, Aug. 24 at 4:30 p.m. Ages: 7 – 12 years. Investigate the mysterious Midnight Zone of the deep ocean. Learn about the extraordinary inhabitants of the deep dark ocean, play games and create a unique craft!