Friday, November 28, 2014

6th Annual Mitten Tree



 In the spirit of the season, the East Islip Public Library will once again be collecting new winter clothing accessories to be donated to families in need.  Bring in any new mittens, hats, socks, scarves, etc. and we will display your name on a paper mitten on our Mitten Tree bulletin board in the Children's Room.  Need comes in all sizes; items of any size, color and fabric are welcomed.

We will accept donations through the end of December.

Saturday, November 1, 2014

A new month means new programs and volunteer opportunities!


Thursday, November 6, 7-8pm, Grades 7-12
Come take part in our lively discussion about books, music, movies and everything else in between.  Create a lovely autumn bulletin board with your fellow teens with a timely Thanksgiving theme.  Bring a friend; snacks will be served.  Participating members will receive on hour of community service.


Monday, November 24, 5:30-6:15pm, Grades 5+
You'll create these cute yarn pumpkins to decorate your room or your family's Thanksgiving table.





Thursday, December 4, 7-8pm, Grades 7-12
Come and create a festive bulletin board and decorate the Teen Bistro with your fellow teens.  We will discuss books and share holiday wish lists.  Bring a friend and enough wrapping paper for two books; members will write a short synopsis for each gift-wrapped book and create a holiday display  Create a lovely autumn bulletin board with your fellow teens with a timely Thanksgiving theme.  
Snacks will be served.  Participating members will receive on hour of community service.



Thursday, December 11, 5:30-6pm, Grades 5+
Create fun, seasonal themed decorations that can be displayed on your home windows.


 
Saturday, December 20, 10:45-11:45am, Grades 7-12, Fee: $2.50
Create a festive fresh flower arrangement to enjoy for the holiday season.  $2.50 is due in cash when you sign up for the program at the Adult Reference Desk.



Junk Mail Snowflakes   EIJ469
Tuesday, January 27, 5:30-6:15pm, Grades 4+
Join us to turn trash into snow treasure!  
Registration begins December 13