Bus Trip: To Coney Island
Tuesday, June 2
Cost: $57.00 per person
(bus driver’s gratuity included - lunch will be on your own)
Registration begins on Thursday, April 2.
Bus Departs at 8:45 a.m.
Bus Returns at approximately 6:30 p.m.
Guided tour of MCU Park, home of the exciting Brooklyn Cyclones Baseball team. Stroll the boardwalk to the original Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog site, still serving on the Boardwalk since 1916. Here for less then 12 dollars you can buy a Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog, fries, and soda; or buy their other well known lunches. Next will be a narrated tour as we view the neighborhoods, sceneries such as Brighton Beach “the Little Odessa by the Sea,” Victoria Flatbush and Orthodox Midwood.
Please note there will be a moderate degree of walking so wear comfortable shoes.
Arts & Crafts
Spring Cleaning: Clearing the Clutter
Wednesday, May 20 at 1:30 p.m.
This workshop provides simple yet powerful hints to help you get control of the clutter and paper that is taking over our lives and kitchen counters! It includes suggestions to reduce the stress-inducing chaos at home and office. It helps you to efficiently manage your possessions, space and time.
Registration begins on Tuesday, May 12.
Plants from Seed Workshop
Herbs: Their Culture, Harvest & Use
Wednesday, June 24 at 2:00 p.m.
Registration begins on Tuesday, June 9.
Discover the pleasure of using herbs you’ve grown yourself. Lucille Forgione Hoell, Master Gardener, will teach you how to grow, when to harvest, and how to use them in cooking.
Meditation for Optimal Health
Wednesday, June 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Registration begins now.
Find out how meditation can improve your physical, mental and spiritual health. People have been practicing meditation for centuries and today we see a surge in its popularity as new benefits continue to be discovered. Incorporating meditation into one’s life has many positive effects.
Presented by John M. Bednarik, a certified Occupational Safety & Health Technologist trained both in Safety & Industrial Hygiene.
Oral History Project
“Come & Tell Your Story”
We invite you to be part of our history project. The Library is organizing video recording sessions by appointment. Your stories will be part of an ongoing Oral History Project. Contribute your pictures too and help document the great community of Uniondale. (All pictures will be returned).If you are interested in participating or have any questions, contact Chris Marra, Outreach Librarian at 489-2220 ext. 222.
Nooks are Here!
The Library has begun to circulate Nook e-readers with preloaded titlesFiction titles include: The Target by David Baldacci
Natchez Burning by Greg Iles
The Son by Jo Nesbo
Unlucky 13 by James Patterson
Field of Prey by John Sandford
Ladies' Night by Mary Kay AndrewsThe Hit by David BaldacciWorld War Z by Max BrooksInferno by Dan BrownBeauty from Surrender by Georgia CatesEntwined with You by Sylvia DayThe Kill Room by Jeffrey DeaverAnd the Mountains Echoed by Khaled HosseiniGood House by Ann LearyGame of Thrones by George R. Martin12th of Never by James PattersonSilken Prey by John SanfordMaine by Courtney J. SullivanRevenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns by Lauren WeisbergerNonFiction titles Include:
The Closer by Mariano Rivera Proof of Heaven by Eben AlexanderThe Unwinding by George PackerEleven Rings by Phil JacksonAmerican Sniper by Chris KyleLet's Explore Diabete with Owls by David SedarisKeep it Pithy by Bill O'Reilly