Sayville Library December Events:
Author Reading: The Hope Chest by Theresa Dodaro
Thursday, December 1, 7:00-8:30 pm
Local author Theresa Dodaro will do a reading of her new book The Hope Chest, the second part in her The Tin Box Secret Trilogy, as well as discuss the book and answering your questions. Appropriate for ages 14 and up.
Film & Dessert
Friday, December 2, 1:00 pm
Love & Friendship
Rated PG, 93 min.
Starring: Kate Beckinsale & Chloe Sevigny
Suffolk Safety Defensive Driving
Saturday, December 3, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Fee: $28 is due on the day of class, a check or money order only, payable to Sayville Library
$ Old-Fashioned Holiday Plaque
Monday, December 5, 7:00-8:30 pm
Using pearls, snowflakes, velvet and your choice of holiday-themed picture, decorate this festive, old-fashioned holiday plaque! Non-refundable Fee: $10 check or money order only, payable to Sayville Library.
Afternoon Book Discussion
Tuesday, December 6, 1:00 pm
Annual Holiday Party and 2017 Book Selection
Join us for a potluck party and come prepared with your nominations for next year's books!
Jump In! Long Island Water Quality and Quantity Educational Program
Tuesday, December 6, 7:00-8:30 pm
*Rescheduled from September*
Our ground and surface waters are being contaminated with pesticides, pharmaceuticals, fertilizers and other pollutants, threatening the viability of our aquifers and the water that surrounds us. As we continue to grow, over-pumping threatens both the quantity and the quality of our drinking water. The Jump In! Campaign is an outreach program, funded by Long Island Community Foundation and designed by Grassroots Environmental Education, to inform consumers about the threats facing our ground and surface water, and possible solutions.
Wednesdays, December 7, 14, 21, January 4, 11, 18, 25, February 1, 1:00-2:00 pm AND Thursdays, December 8, 15, 22, January 5, 12, 19, 26, February 2, 1:00-2:00 pm
Register for 1 session, or both sessions together. Non-refundable Fee: $20 per session, check or money order only, payable to Sayville Library.
Introduction to Lynda.com
Tuesday, November 8, 7:00 pm OR Thursday, November 10, 10:15 am
Find out about the many things you can learn on Lynda.com, an online tutorial subscription service available free from your library. Topics include: computer programs, business, photography and much more!
An American Holiday in Song
Sunday, December 11, 2:30-3:30 pm
Join one of America's finest champions of folk music, Caroline Doctorow, daughter of renowned author E.L. Doctorow for "An American Holiday in Song." An uplifting acoustic music holiday program that includes standards such as "Winter Wonderland", "Frosty the Snowman", "Dreidel Song", "Let It Snow" and "Deck the Halls", as well as Caroline's original holiday songs all delivered in her unique folk style. Sing-alongs encouraged!
Stress Depression Workshop
Tuesday, December 13, 7:00-8:30 pm
This time of year can often be stressful and even depressing for many people. Join Dr. Lory Bright-Long from the Stony Brook Center of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease to learn what you can do to manage stress and depression.
Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program: Medicare
Wednesdays, December 14, 10:15 am-1:15 pm
Meet individually with an RSVP Suffolk volunteer from the Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program to get information about Medicare health insurance and benefits. By appointment only; call the Adult Services Desk at 631-589-4440 dial 4 for a half-hour appointment.
Monday, December 19, 7:00 pm
The Pawnbroker's Daughter by Maxine Kunin
Classic Movie Mondays
Monday, December 26, 1:00 pm
How to Steal a Million
Not Rated, 123 min.
Starring: Peter O'Toole & Audrey Hepburn
Tuesdays, December 27, January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 1:00-2:00 pm
This class is for anyone who wants to do yoga, but cannot go down on the floor. We use our chairs for balance and stability. Non-refundable Fee: $20 check or money order only, payable to Sayville Library.