Pick up a kit at the Reference Desk starting April 1st through the 30th. This craft can be done at any time and printed instructions are included. Caregivers can pick up the kits but each student must be registered as supplies are pre-prepared.
Gian Lorenzo Bernini, a leading Italian sculptor of the Baroque period, pioneered a style that revolutionized 17th century Rome. Learn about this life and work in this engaging lecture presented by art historian Jay Schuck.
Join Chef Rob as he teaches you to make this delicious three-course meal: spring fusilli with asparagus and tomatoes, Asian orzo chicken salad with fresh vegetables and an Asian sauce, and blueberry cheesecake galette.
Separated by their embrace of different racial identities, two mixed-race identical twins reevaluate their choices as one raises a black daughter in their southern hometown while the other passes for white with a husband who is unaware of her heritage.
2021 Long Island Reads Event
Author Brit Bennett will be honored at the 2021 Long Island Reads Selection Award virtual event for her novel The Vanishing Half in an online Crowdcast program hosted by Plainview-Old Bethpage Library on Sunday, April 11 at 2:00 p.m. Free tickets are available through eventbrite.com. Search "Long Island Reads"
Brainfuse adds two more services!
JobNow provides various tools to help with every step of the job search including live resume assistance, career planning, live career coaching, and live interview preparation.
VetNow supports veterans and their families with navigating the VA bureaucracy, providing academic tutoring, and assisting with employment transition.
Select Jobs & Careers once more and then choose from JobNow or VetNow
Sign in with your library card
Live online help for both JobNow and VetNow is available every day from
2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Town of Islip Launches Pothole Repair Hotline
The Town of Islip is asking for the public's help in the Town's effort to locate and fill potholes throughout its roadways. Unfortunately, there is not much that can be done to prevent potholes, but with the public's assistance, roads can be back in shape in time for Spring.
Residents are encouraged to call 631-224-5380 to report a pothole location and details, or report the pothole online via https://islipny.gov/report
Town of Islip Shellfish Restoration Team Seeks Summer Interns
The Town of Islip Shellfish Culture Facility, located at 333 Bayview Avenue, East Islip, is looking for hardworking college students and junior or senior high school students that have a passion for marine science and resource sustainability and want to gain experience in the aquaculture field while earning college credit or volunteer hours.
Send your resume and cover letter discussing your future goals in the marine science field to email@example.com.
You can use your personal computer (laptop or desktop), tablet and smartphone to print to the library's printer from anywhere. Visit www.eipl.org/print for instructions on how to upload or email your documents. Once received, we will hold on to the print job for 72 hours for you to come in at your convenience.
Project Hope is New York’s COVID-19 Emotional Support Helpline.
NY Project Hope Crisis Counselors understand what you are going through. Talking with a crisis counselor is always free, confidential, and anonymous, allowing you to talk freely about the issues that are affecting you. They will help you navigate these unusual times and take some of the burden off of your shoulders.
Project Hope Crisis Counselors will help you with anything from economic hardships to behavioral health issues. They understand there are a whole range of emotions you might be feeling and they will work through it with you. A Crisis Counselor will give you self-help tips and come up with a plan for you to be your own advocate. They have a multitude of resources available to you and would love to be the shoulder you lean on. After all, New Yorkers are in this together.