Thursday, February 23, 2012

March Contests...don't miss out!

No Name-Calling Week Creative Expression

No Name-Calling Week is an annual opportunity for students to discuss their experiences and feelings towards name-calling and bullying in schools.

The Creative Expression Exhibit is an annual opportunity for you to submit your original artwork expressing your feelings and experiences with name-calling and bullying in your school.  Enter your drawing, poems, essays, stories, paintings, songs, videos, sculptures and any other art form for a chance to win cool prizes and have your artwork featured on the No Name-Calling Week website!

Click here to download entry forms and for more information.

Entry Deadline: Friday, March 2, 2012.


Summer Reading 2012 Teen Video Challenge

Create a summer reading video based on your interpretation of the 2012 CSLP teen slogan "Own the Night!"

Click here for more information and the entry form.

Entry Deadline: March 5, 2012


Twenty-Sixth Annual Young Poets Contest

Using Walt Whitman's "I Hear America Singing," create a poem using colorful and interesting words, images, similes and metaphors highlighting singers in your life.

Click here for contest details and guidelines.

Entry Deadline: March 16, 2012


Doodle 4 Google

Design a doodle using the Google logo in a clearly visible and recognizable manner that reflects the theme "If I could travel in time, I'd visit..."  Doodles may be done in pencil, crayon, felt tip, paint or by computer drawing or design software.

Click here for more information and a copy of the entry form.

Entry Deadline: March 23, 2012


Astoria Federal Savings' 8th Annual Teen Photo Contest

Photograph and submit a photo depicting the theme, "Eye of Style: people, fashion and trends."

Stop by the East Islip Library or the nearest Astoria Federal Savings branch for an application.

Entry Deadline: March 31, 2012


You can also click here to go to our Contests page for more information on all of the contests.

Good luck in any contest you endeavor!

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

NY Safe Boating Class EIY703

Tuesday, February 21, 6-9pm
Wednesday, February 22, 6-9pm
Thursday, February 23, 7-9pm

Special Low Price:
$25 for ages 10-17
$30 for ages 18+

Why wait until the last minute to get your boating license?  Come in from the cold and take this class to get it out of the way; the license earned in this class is good for both boats and Jet Skis and will last for a lifetime.  Please note: you must attend all three classes.

Register at the Reference Desk.  Out of district patrons welcome!