LI North Fork - Horton Point Lighthouse, Greenport & Winery Tuesday, September 16
Cost: $58.00 per person
Registration begins on Tuesday, July 15.
Bus Departs: at 9:00 a.m.
Bus Returns: approximately at 6:30 p.m.
The tour starts aboard a luxury motor coachheading out to the breathtaking North Fork of LongIsland. The highlight of the trip includes the 1857 Horton Point Lighthouse built by George Washington’s recommendation during his visit. From Southold N.Y.,we will go on to visit the charming village of Greenport where you will find unique shops and restaurants on the water and enjoy a lunch on your own at the Tea Room,Corner Deli, Clam Bar or the famous Claudio’s Restaurant. We will then be ready to taste wine at a North Shorewinery. Sit, sip and sample two reds and two whites accompanied with a wine talk. If time permits, a farmstand visit will be followed to cap off the day.
Please wear comfortable shoes for strolling & climbing.
Property Tax Exemption Workshop
Friday, August 8, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Learn about property tax exemptions.Applications available for processing: basic and enhanced STAR for seniors, veterans, limited income disability, home improvements, disabilities, and more.For further information contact the Department of Assessment Exemptions Division at 516-571-1500.
Presented by Edward P. Mangano in partnership with New York State Senator Kemp Hannon.
Health Informational Seminar
Keeping Emotionally Fit As We Age
Wednesday, August 13 at 11:30 a.m.
In this presentation you will learn new strategies that will help you to maintain physical health and awareness,manage environmental factors, think positive and keep active.
Registration begins on Thursday, July 24.
Wildflower Salad Bowl & Servers
Saturday, August 2 at 11:00 a.m.
Serve up your summer salads in this colorful hand painted plastic bowl with matching servers.You can paint a garden of wildflowers using assorted patterns.
Materials fee: $5.00.
Registration begins on Thursday, July 17.
St. Francis Hospital Community Outreach Bus
Wednesday, August 27
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Through the outreach bus,free health screeningswill be offered. It will include a brief cardiac history, blood pressure check and a simple blood test for cholesterol and diabetes. Patient education and referrals will also be provided as needed.
Screening is for adults 18 years and older.
For details, call the St. Francis Outreach
Department at 516-629-2013.
The outreach bus will be parked in the municipal parking lot across from the Library.
Nooks are Here!
The Library has begun to circulate Nook e-readers with preloaded titlesFiction titles include: 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: 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'ReillyGEDMondays and Wednesdays 6:00 -9:00 p.m.Prepares students to obtain their GED diploma.Registration Date: September 17 & 22(Testing begins promptly at 6:00pm)Registering for class takes approximately three hours. This includes completing an application, a writing sample and test. Students must complete all parts of the test to be officially enrolled and must meet class requirements.ESOL(English for Speakers of Other Languages)Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.Helps Non-English speakers improve their English.Registration Dates: September 22 & 23Registration for this class requires completing an application and taking an evaluation test.New registration fees: $65 for GED and $55 for ESOL classes. (Material fees & textbooks not included.) Money order ONLY payable to NASSAU, BOCES. Classes are held for Adults 21 years and older. Sponsored by Nassau, BOCES.