Wednesday, May 22, 2019

As school comes to an end take advantage of the free homework and test help available through the East Islip Public Library!

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Project Prom

East Islip Public Library is collecting donations!

Each year, thousands of teens struggle to afford the expense of prom, so a collective of Suffolk County libraries are stepping up to help.

We are taking donations of gently loved, clean and modern dresses, suits, ties, shoes, bags and accessories through April 24.

Donations will be accepted at the Reference Desk.


Sunday, April 7, 2019

Saturday, April 13, 10am-1pm, Grades 6-9
Fee: $10 cash 

Bring a snack and learn the skills to become a great babysitter. Topics covered include: child safety, developmental stages of children and how to plan activities that are age appropriate. You will receive a certificate upon completion. Please bring $10 in exact change when you sign up at the Reference Desk.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Saturday, April 6, 2019

A day of making and creating for the entire family!

EIA348 - Soap Making, 11am-12pm, Grades 9 through Adult. Please register.
Join Carly McAllister from the Modern Primal Soap Co. as she demonstrates how to make soap. You will leave with a sample as well as the recipe.
EIA350 - Make a Porcupine from Recycled Books, 12:15-1:15pm, Grades 9 through Adult. Please register.
It doesn't seem possible but every participant will be creating an adorable porcupine from an old book.  There will also be samples of other items you can make.

Cricut Demo, 1-1:20pm, Grades 6 through Adult. No registration required.  
EIA349 - Jewelry Making, 1:30-2:30pm, Grades 9 through Adult. Please register.
Learn the craft of jewelry making with a simple project of working with beads and charms to make earrings.

EIJ505 - Beach Glass Mosaic, 2-3pm, Grades 4-9
Create a one-of-a-kind beach glass and shell mosaic with Miss Melissa!  Please register.

EIJ509 - Moveable Spacecraft Toy Vehicle Workshop, 2-3pm, Grades 4-9
Join this hands-on workshop to make a moveable, magnetic cardboard vehicle.

Each person who registers for and attends a registered program will receive a raffle ticket for a silent auction.

Make sure to post pictures of the wonderful things you make and tag us!
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