The library will be closed on Wednesday, September 27, for a Staff Professional Development Day.
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Watch Hill Ferry - Discounted Tickets
Treat yourself to a quiet beach retreat at this hidden gem on Fire Island. Stop by the Patron Services desk to purchase discounted round-trip ADULT tickets for $16 -- a savings of $4. Tickets expire October 9.
Help people save money and reduce waste by not replacing broken items. If you have practical skills and can share repair tips, please volunteer for our Repair Café. Volunteers receive refreshments and lunch. Please bring your tools.
Do you, or does a friend, need help finding resources to regain stability in life?
Brenda is our social work intern from Stony Brook University. She can help with information, referrals, and paperwork for housing, treatment, social services, unemployment, food pantries, and more. Click here for more information.
Available for walk-ins on Tuesdays between 4 and 9 PM. You may also make an appointment: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the library at (631) 286-0818 ext. 1.
Museum Passes & Discount Tickets
The Library offers free passes to select museums on Long Island & in NYC.
We also provide access to discounted tickets to the Long Island Aquarium & the Bronx Zoo. Learn more here!
Print-on-Demand passes include the Harbes Barnyard Adventure, Sagtikos Manor, and the LI Science Center.
Passes may be booked 30 days in advance. Click here and use the drop-down menu to choose your date and destination.
Help your neighbors in need! Donate to our...
Personal Care Community Cabinet
If you are able, please donate items such as shampoo, soap, gloves, socks, period products, dental products, etc.
The Community Cabinet and donation bin are next to our Food Pantry in the lobby.
Sign Up to be a Literacy Volunteer Are you interested in helping an English speaker learn to read and write? The Library is looking for volunteers with instructional experience. You can open countless doors for someone else by offering the gift of literacy. Interested persons should complete this application and contact Jack in the Reference Department at 631-286-0818 ext 1.
Apps for Entertainment & Education Available from the Apple App Store & Android Google Play for your mobile devices, or on the web from your computer. Search & filter for interests & age -- kids, teens, and adults.
Libby - Extensive collection of popular ebooks and audiobooks.Apple | Android | Web
Hoopla - Movies, shows, music, comics, ebooks, and audiobooks.Apple | Android | Web
Kanopy - Classic, cultural, and educational films and TV shows.Apple | Android | Web
Flipster - Popular print magazines to browse or search through.Apple | Android | Web
South Country Library patrons may renew their card or apply for a new one online. Images of photo ID & address verification are required. Or visit our Patron Services desk at the front of the library for the same service.
The Library has a Notary Public
Available Mondays through Fridays (subject to change).
We are not able to notarized wills, mortgages, or sales of property. All documents must be in English. You must have a valid New York State driver’s license or identification card. You may use a valid United States passport but must also have proof of residence that shows your current address. No post office boxes.
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.
Each service provides live virtual assistance every day
from 2:00 - 11:00 PM. A current library card is required.