January 12, 26, February 9, & 23, 7:00 - 8:30 PM (in-person, ongoing)
Calling all technology beginners! Join this class to get more comfortable with your computer, smartphone, and/or tablet. Our librarian, Mark, will cover beginner topics, as requested by participants, with discussion and demonstrations.
Tell us about one of your favorite recent reads & hear suggestions from other attendees.
To register, click one of the links above, or call us at 631-286-0818 ext.1.
How to Prepare for a Winter Drive
Thursday, January 20, 7:00 - 8:00 PM
(virtual via Zoom)
John Paul, AAA's Car Doctor, returns to discuss the challenges of winter driving and how best to prepare your car and yourself as a driver. Topics include winter car maintenance, what to pack in a winter emergency kit, and how to get out of a dangerous winter driving situation. Bring your questions to the expert.
The New Year is a great time to organize. Professional organizers Marie Limpert and Annmarie Brogan know decisions to keep or to let go can be difficult. They detail steps to make the process easier and help you focus on what you create rather than what you give up. Click here to register. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants.
New Adult Advisory Committee
Thursday, January 27, 6:30 PM
at Café Castello
Are you a South Country library patron aged 18 to 34 years? Join us at Café Castello, to tell us fun and innovative program ideas you would like the library to offer for people your age.
Thursday, January 27, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. (changed from 1/25)
(virtual via Zoom)
This informative and interactive workshop educates hard-working families on simple concepts that can change their financial future. Enjoy the opportunity to have a complimentary, customized financial game plan (Financial Needs Analysis) created in the comfort of your home.
Join fellow authors to write and constructively criticize each other's work. A piece of writing is due each session. Register at the Reference Desk and receive your first assignment, due at the beginning of the first class.
Game Day Wednesday
All of our game clubs meet in person every Wednesday.
Please register in person at the Reference Desk,
by phone at 631-286-0818 x1, or online (links below).
One or two game sets will be provided for each game,
or you may bring your own.
Defensive Driving(in person)
To register for one of the sessions, come to the Reference Desk with a $30 check or money order payable to Empire Safety Council.
Saturday, February 5
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, February 24
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Course completion entitles you to a 10% discount on vehicle liability, personal injury protection, and collision insurance for three years; and a reduction of up to 4 points on your driving record every 18 months.
Health Insurance Enrollment Help
(in-person, by appointment only)
Call 516-505-5526 to schedule an appointment -- specify South Country Library for the location.
& March 8
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
A certified Healthcare Navigator will help you enroll through NY State of Health Marketplace. Includes: Medicaid, Child Health Plus, Essential and Qualified Health Plans. Masks will be required during appointments.
Enrichment Kits for Adults with Special Needs
Please let us know of any allergies or specific accommodations needed.
You may call or stop by the Reference Desk with your library card to register ahead of time. Pick-up begins on the first of the month.
Rainbow Stress Ball
Make your own stress ball
with just a balloon and
some water beads!
Services for Veterans and Job-Seekers
Helps veterans and their families navigate the VA bureaucracy, provides academic tutoring, and assists with employment transition.
Provides various tools to help with every step of the job search including résumé assistance, interview preparation, and career planning.
Both above services provide live virtual assistance
every day from 2:00 - 11:00 PM. A current library card is required.