EIPL News - September 17, 2023
LIRR Trip to NYC (EIA165)
Saturday, September 30
Leaves from Great River Train Station
Tickets can be bought in advance at the Circulation Desk while supplies last or until Monday, September 25. Tickets are $11 cash only. On the day of the trip, meet at the Great River Train Station by 8:45 a.m., where a representative from the library will meet you on the platform and guide you aboard. Please note there is a transfer at Jamaica. Once in NYC, you may board any return train home that day with your ticket.
Adult & Young Adult programs for the week of September 17, 2023:
Registration is currently ongoing. Programs with a fee are non-refundable and must be registered in-person.
Night out for Adults With Special Needs (EIA257)
Monday, September 18, 7 p.m.
Join Mrs. Joyce for this fun night out and enjoy time with friends and a fall craft! Please register to ensure that there are enough supplies for everyone. Caregivers must be present.
Game Day (EIA128)
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
We provide the room, you provide the game: canasta, mah jongg, bridge, scrabble, or any game you love to play!
Learn to Crochet: Halloween Hat (EIA670)
Tuesday, September 19, 5 - 7 p.m.
Join Joanne as she teaches you how to create a crocheted vest. Then, join the Knitting & Crocheting Group on Saturdays from 2 - 4 p.m. to seek additional help or finish your creations. Please bring: 1 skein of number 4 yarn and a size H hook. Facilitated by Steve Interrante, Mindfulness Coach.
Basic MS Word & Computer Level I (EIA180)
Tuesday, September 19, 7:45 p.m.
Join computer expert John Catrona and learn to create a document, spell check, copy and paste, and print and file, while learning the basics of the MS Windows computer.
Sewing Circle (EIA285)
Wednesdays, 1 - 3 p.m.
Stop by the library to join others that share your passion while you work on your current sewing project. Please bring your own supplies. Instructors may be available. Registration is not required.
Wednesday Movies (EIA443)
Lyle, Lyle Crocodile
Wednesday, September 20, 2:15 p.m.
When the Primm family moves to NYC, their young son Josh struggles to adapt to his new school. Until he discovers Lyle - a singing crocodile-living in the attic of his new home. The two become fast friends, but when Lyle’s existence is threatened by an evil neighbor, the Primms must band together to show that family can come from the most unexpected places. Rated: PG; 106 min.; 2022. Starring: Shawn Mendes & Javier Bardem.
Teen Yoga Series (EIY874)
Wednesday, September 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18, and 25, 7 p.m.
For all levels! We will focus on the fundamentals of a Vinyasa Yoga asana practice and explore the philosophy of Yoga through breath work and meditation. Bring a yoga mat and your desire to learn.
Super Smash Bros. (EIY748)
Wednesday, September 20, 7 p.m.
Join us for a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate mega-tournament! Players can compete in a super fun and friendly event with awesome prizes for the top-placing players!
Then, join us again on Wednesday,
Can't Sleep? Let's Talk (EIA417)
Thursday, September 21, 7 p.m.
Are you spending too many nights staring at the clock, worrrying about your ability to fall asleep, or get back to sleep? Over 1/3 of Americans are struggling too. Join Certified Health & Sleep Science Coach Barb Herd to find out some environmental and external factors that may be affecting your sleep.
Friday Films (EIA103)
Friday, September 22, 2 p.m.
An Army sergeant embarks on his final tour of duty in Afghanistan after years of serving his country. His last quest proves ill-fated. Rated: R; 123 min.; 2023. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal.
Knitting & Crocheting Circle (EIA437)
Saturdays, 2 - 4 p.m.
Do you like to knit or crochet? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies. Instructors may be available. Registration is not required.
Monthly Book Discussion (EIA144)
Join us every third Wednesday of the month for these lively discussions.
Wednesday, September 27, 7 p.m.
*Note date change*
Universe of Two
by Stephen P. Kiernan
A novel of conscience, love, and redemption. This fictionalized account of the life of Charlie Fish, a gifted mathematician who was drafted into the Manhattan Project and ordered against his morals to build the detonator for the atomic bomb.
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