Upcoming Events

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Author Talk with Daisy Khan

September 20, 2018
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Theater
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Description:
Born with Wings: The Spiritual Journey of a Modern Muslim Woman Born with Wings is a powerful, moving and eye-opening account of Daisy Khan’s inspiring journey of self-actualization and success in opening doors for other Muslim women while buildin...

The Luminous Barbara Stanwyck

September 21, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Theater
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Lecture
Description:
Great Performers with Marc Courtade. Barbara Stanwyck was an American actress known for her intuitive understanding and modernism on screen. Her versatility was notable during her 60 year career, running the gamut from melodrama to comedy. She went f...

Mother Goose

September 22, 2018
10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
This is an interactive program of Mother Goose rhymes, songs, stories and more. There will be group playtime after the program. ...
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Theater
Ages: Adults
Description:
You have a smartphone, use it to make a smart home! Learn how you can control many of the utilities in your house while you’re away. Turn your lights on or off, control the temperature, your sprinkler system, door locks and more. Refreshments will be...

English Conversation Group

September 24, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: ESL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Conversation classes are a wonderful way for foreign speakers to become more comfortable with speaking and understanding everyday English. A trained tutor will be here to lead the discussions. Some English is required! Please plan to come to all the...

Fall Sumi-e Brush Painting Workshop

September 24, 2018
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Payment Required
Description:
Join Gladys Stewart when she shows you how to paint the East Asian ink and watercolor art form known as Sumi-e. Explore line, form and brush strokes that will transform into landscapes, flowers, still lifes and animals!  For all levels. Cost:...

Movie: Hearts Beat Loud

September 24, 2018
2:00pm - 3:45pm
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Theater
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Description:
(Drama/Music) A father and daughter form an unlikely songwriting duo in the summer before she leaves for college. Starring Nick Offerman, Kiersey Clemons, Ted Danson.   Rated PG-13.  1 hour, 37 minutes. ...

Flex & Tone

September 24, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Exercise
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Flex & Tone with Mindy Vasta Registration is open to all. Register online or at the Circulation Desk.  Cost: $66 (10 sessions). There are no refunds.   ...

Hurricane Preparedness

September 24, 2018
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Theater
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Lecture
Description:
Sponsored by Supervisor Saladino. Presented by Leonard Symons. Hurricanes are among nature’s most powerful and destructive phenomena.  You need to be prepared!  Mr. Symons will talk about the new and important information from The National ...

Fit & Fabulous

September 24, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Fit & Fabulous with Linda Ray Cost: $72 - There are no refunds. Registration is open to all.  Register online or at the Circulation Desk.   ...

STEM Camp: Let’s Build & Code Robots

September 24, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Description:
Every child will have an opportunity to build, color and customize an mBot robot. Learn basics of robotics by coding motors for movements, sensors for self-driving and sound to create music. There will be games of soccer, racing and tug of war too! ...

Sing 'n Swing with Stories

September 25, 2018
10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
This is a Mommy and Me program of stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays. Free play follows the program. ...

News Currents with Elinor Haber

September 25, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Theater
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
This is an opportunity to participate in an informal exchange about topics of the day - the international, national and local scene. We’ll focus on trends that affect us now and in the future. Bring your thoughts, issues and a friend to join in the d...

Understanding the Stock Market

September 25, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Theater
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Understanding the Stock Market with Ron Goldberg. Learn and discuss different buying and selling strategies from a retired banker and experienced stock market trader. Bring your questions regarding any stock that you may be interested in buying,...

Chess

September 25, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Description:
Whether you’re new to the game or an avid player you will develop new strategies and skills. ...

1,2,3 Full S.T.E.A.M Ahead

September 26, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Enjoy a structured experience that enhances S.T.E.A.M. learning. Emphasis is given to activities that encourage early reading, math and school readiness.    ...

Fall Watercolor Workshop

September 26, 2018
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Payment Required
Description:
Watercolor Workshop with Chuck Van Horn In this workshop, you will learn about the foundation of creating a successful watercolor including the fundamentals of drawing, composition and color theory. Each session will include a demonstration and cr...

Kidz for STEM

September 26, 2018
4:15pm - 5:45pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Jericho
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Note: Please arrive at 4:15 PM on 9/26 to attend an orientation. Help younger children in Grades 1 - 4 with various  STEM projects including: • DNA Strawberry Extraction • Rocket balloon Race Cars • Lego Coding 3.5 hours of community ...

Kidz for STEM

September 26, 2018
4:45pm - 5:45pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Description:
Calling all scientists and engineers! Learn STEM through hands-on experiences assisted by teens for an intense series of three one-hour sessions. Topics include DNA extraction from a strawberry, Lego coding and rocket balloon cars.  Roll up your...

The Power of Food

September 26, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking Demonstration
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Gourmet Flatbread Pizza with Chef/Dr. Robert Dell’Amore Chef Robert will sauté spinach, mushrooms, sundried tomatoes, cauliflower, artichoke hearts and roasted peppers on  an 8’’ flatbread. All done with a skillet and the toaster oven! Pizza pe...

Adult Game & Coloring Time

September 27, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Bring a game to play along with your friends for an afternoon of fun and relaxation. Play canasta, mah jongg, Scrabble or any other game of your choice. We’re setting up the Meeting Room with tables, chairs and refreshments.  We will also have c...

Situational Awareness

September 27, 2018
6:45pm - 9:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
Situational Awareness led by Nassau County Police Department Bureau of Special Operations — Homeland Security   Situational Awareness is the ability to identify, process and comprehend information about how to survive in an emergency s...

Pajama Storytime

September 27, 2018
7:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
(Ages 3 years to Kindergarten) Children will enjoy 1/2 hour of stories and songs and see a short film. Caregivers must stay in the Children’s Room during this program. ...

Stay & Play

September 28, 2018
10:30am - 12:00pm
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join us for playtime with toys and activities while getting a chance to talk to other Jericho parents. No registration necessary for this program. ...

King Sejong the Great: The Everlasting Light of Korea

September 28, 2018
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Theater
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 66
Description:
Join us when the Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project (KSCPP) brings two movies showing Korea through her past and present achievements which are not well known worldwide. The first film will introduce a truly enlightened 15th century monarc...

Paper Shredding at the JPL

September 29, 2018
10:00am - 1:00pm
Branch: Jericho Public Library
Room: Front of Library
Ages: All Ages
Description:
Empty your drawers, clean your desk, organize your files!  Shred all your excess paper safely and securely at our shredding event.  All documents will be shredded in a professional mobile shredding truck while you watch — all paper is recyc...