Monday, April 28, 2014

Local Talent Show

Got talent?

The Islip Arts Council is hosting a Teen Talent Show at the Islip Family Festival on Saturday, May 3. 

They are taking open mic auditions the day of the Festival from 11am-3pm.

  • All acts must be 90 seconds
  • Solos, duos and groups welcome
  • For all teen ages  
Sign up online or  live audition at the Family Festival.

Monday, April 14, 2014

Coming Soon to a Theater Near You...

From page to screen 

Books are being made into movies at rapid speed lately and YA books are a big part of the trend.  So before you miss the opportunity to read these books before the film comes out, take out a copy from the library today.  

In theaters June 6 

In theaters August 15

In theaters August 22

In theaters September 19

In theaters November 21

In theaters December 17

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Summer Science Camps

The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has a DNA Learning Center (DNALC); the world's first science center devoted entirely to genetics education.  The DNALC offers fun and challenging week-long summer camps at their three centers: Cold Spring Harbor, Lake Success and Harlem, NY.  These camps are open to students entering 6th-12th grade.  Camps include:
  • Fun with DNA
  • DNA Science
  • World of Enzymes
  • Silencing Genomes
  • Genome Science
  • Green Genes
  • BioCoding
  • Forensic Detectives
  • Backyard Barcoding
  • DNA Barcoding Research
For more information about DNALC programs and to register visit the DNA Learning Center.  Registration has already begun so don't delay!