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The Mitten Tree Project
Help the Huntington Public Library help our community by donating new mittens, gloves and scarves to keep hands warm this winter. All donations will be placed on The Mitten Tree, and later donated to the Helping Hand Rescue Mission in Huntington Station. Donations will be accepted until December 17.  For more information contact Adult Services at 631-427-5165, est. 251

 

 

 

PM Yoga with Dorothy Mandrakos
Wednesdays, November 28; December 5, 12, 19 & 26 • 6:00 pm · Station Community Room
Register using code HSA169
Yoga increases strength and flexibility. It can also improve your mood. Class includes meditation to help clear your mind. Please bring a mat. Fee: $ 25 Non-refundable, payable online or in-person at time of registration.   Registration required. HPL cardholders until November 15, then open to all.

 

 

 

Mah Jongg
Mondays, December 3, 10, & 17 • 10:00 am · Station Community Room
Register using code HSA196
Instructor Jacqui Palatnik introduces you to this ancient game's strategies, sequences and combinations. Become acquainted with the tiles, sticks and basic moves. Register early and make sure you get your Mah Jongg cards from www.nationalmahjonggleague.org. You must have your cards before the class starts. Cards are either $7 or $8 - either one is fine.   Registration required. HPL cardholders only.

 

 

 

Almost Maine: A ZigZag Theater Production
Saturday, December 15 • 3:00 pm • Auditorium
Register using code HMA784
This comedy by John Cariani explores love and loss in a remote, mythical, almost-town called Almost, Maine. Suitable for all ages. Free! Registration required. Open to all.

 

 

 

Introduction Twitter & Instagram
Saturday, December 15 • 10:00 am • Station Classroom
Register using code HSA285
If you’re wondering what a hashtag is, come to this class! You will learn about tweeting, posting pictures online, finding friends, following your interests and so much more.   Registration required. Open to all.

 

 

 

Ko-Eun Yi, Pianist
Sunday, December 16 • 3:00 pm • Auditorium
Register using code HMA743
Pianist Ko-Eun Yi, winner of the 2013 Concert Artists Guild International Competition, and numerous other top prizes, has earned praise for playing with “élan and fire and a surplus of bravura technique” (Cincinnati Enquirer). She has performed solo concerts at Alice Tully Hall in NYC and the Phillips Collection in Washington DC, as well as internationally. She’ll be presenting three piano masterworks created during different time periods: Mozart’s Piano Sonata No. 16, written in 1788, followed by selections from Sergei Prokofiev’s popular ballet music from Romeo and Juliet, written in 1937-38 for the Bolshoi Ballet, and concluding with Franz Liszt’s epic Sonata in B minor, written in 1853 and dedicated to fellow pianist/composer Robert Schumann. Registration required. Open to all.

 

 

 

Espresso & Cappuccino: Italian Coffee Culture
Monday, December 17 • 7:00 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA330
Italy is the birthplace of Espresso and Cappuccino. Join Elena Florenzano as she explores the tow national drinks over which business is conducted, contracts are signed, meetings are held and friendships are formed or reconciled. Authentic Espresso & Cappuccino will be served.   Registration required. HPL cardholders only.

 

 

 

Fidelis Care Health Program
Wednesday, December 19 • 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm • Station Small Meeting Room
Register using code HSA010
Do you have questions about Healthcare? Need assistance during open enrollment? Stop by for an informative session from Fidelis Care.   No Registration required. Open to all.

 

 

 

Balance: Work Relationships, and Self
Wednesday, December 19 • 7:00 pm • Auditorium
Register using code HMA330.
Stacey Funt, MD, combines lecture and written exercises to help you find greater health and joy through an understanding of life balance. Identify your core values, review research on happiness, and explore actions you can take to increase your energy and maintain balance. Dr. Funt is a physician, lifestyle medicine specialist, and health and wellness coach. She received her BA in psychology from Emory University and her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. Registration required. Open to all.

 

 

 

Regularly Scheduled Adult Programs

 
Coloring Club
Thursdays, November 1, 15; December 20, 27  •  1:00 pm – 3:00 pm  •  Meeting Room
Register using code HMA276
Relax while coloring or making simple, fun, paper crafts. Bring your own coloring supplies. Annina Luck provides a craft activity and inspiration on the second of the two dates each month.  No registration required. Open to all.

 

 

 

Op Ed Fridays
Op-Ed-Fridays
Fridays, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; December 7, 14, 21, 28 •  2:00 pm – 4:00 pm  •  Meeting Room
Register using code HMA524
Discuss articles about current issues with Dr. Milton Block, faculty member at Queens College and the Life Long Learning Institute.   No registration required. Open to all.

 

 

Monthly Caregiver Support Group
Mondays, November 5, December 3 • 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm • Meeting Room
Register using code HMA293
If you’re caring for a family member or friend with Alzheimer's disease or another dementia, this monthly support group is for you. Staff from Parker Jewish Institute facilitate these meetings to provide you with emotional and tangible support to reduce burn-out and illness. For more information, call 516-586-1507.Open to all. Registration is for 8 meetings.  
Forrest Yoga Evenings with Dorothy Mandrakos
Mondays, November 5, 12, 19; December 10, 17 • 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm ($50 for 10 sessions) • Auditorium
Register using code HMA844
Forrest Yoga with Dorothy Mandrakos focuses on breath, strength, integrity and spirit. Poses are held longer to help integrate emotions. Registration begins September 4 for HPL cardholders and September 18 for out-of-district residents. Registration required with non-refundable fee ($50 for 10 sessions) payable online or in-person. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat and towel or blanket to class. Fitness classes require participants to sign a waiver on the first day.

 

 

 

Next Chapter Book Club
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Mondays, November 5, 19, 26; December 3, 10, 17   •  1:30 pm to 2:30 pm · 2nd Floor, Main Library
Register using code HMA264
In January 2018, Huntington Public Library and Literacy Nassau began the third year of our Next Chapter Book Club at the Main Library.  Adults 18 years and older with developmental disabilities meet in a relaxed, community setting to form friendships through reading and talking about books with librarian Maureen Comerford. Regardless of reading level, all are welcome. Some books we’ve enjoyed are Mary Poppins, Seabiscuit, and Who is George Lucas?  For information, contact Ms. Comerford at 631-427-5165, ext. 237 or email . Next Chapter Book Club's website is http://nextchapterbookclub.org.  You may also contact Cindy Cabrera, Regional Director of Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Club at (516) 867-3580, ext. 15.The Next Chapter Book Club's national website may be found HERE
Advanced English Classes
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Mondays, November 5, 12, 19; December 3, 10, 17  •  6:30 pm to 7:30 pm  •  Station Community Room
Register using code HSA058
Students will be expected to demonstrate a comprehensive vocabulary at a level that utilizes real world English Language material and express themselves in a cohesive manner. Students will be expected to demonstrate a comprehensive vocabulary at a level that utilizes real world English Language material and express themselves in a cohesive manner. Discussions on various topics including current events will be covered. Students are expected to participate.  Registration required.  Open to all.

 

Beginner English Classes
Beginner English Classes
Tuesdays, November 6, 13, 20; December 4, 18 • 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Thursdays, November 8, 15; December 6, 13, 20 •  5:30 pm - 6:30
Register using code HSA083
All sessions are in the Station Community Room. Huntington Library is offering beginner English class for new English speakers with little or no English skills. A Native English speaker will teach this class which is designed to help new English speakers practice and improve Basic English skills in a casual and fun environment. Participants may attend as many sessions as they like. Registration required. Open to all.

 

Intermediate English Classes
Intermediate English Classes
Tuesdays, November 6, 13, 20; December 4, 18   •  6:30 pm to 7:30 pm  •  Station Community Room
Thursdays, November 8, 15; December 6, 13, 20   •  6:30-7:30 pm  •  6:30 pm to 7:30 pm  •  Station Community Room
Register using code HSA084
Designed for new English language learners inhelping develop fundamental writing, speaking,reading and listening skills. By the end of the courseparticipants will be more spontaneous, independentand confident.  Registration required.  Open to all.

 

Empire Defensive Driving
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Tuesdays, November 6 & 13 •  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm  •  Meeting Room
Register using code HMA201
Drivers may reduce up to 4 points on their driving record or receive a 10 percent discount on vehicle liability, personal injury protection, and collision insurance for three years. Registration required with a nonrefundable fee of $28.00 payable online or in-person.  Open to all.

 

 

 

Bridge Club
Fridays, November 9, 16, 30;  December 7, 14, 21, 28   •  10:00 am – 12:00 pm  •   Meeting Room
Register using code HMA179.
Bring your friends and enjoy playing bridge at the library.  No registration required. Open to all.

 

 

 

Career Counselor @ Main Library
Career Counselor @ Main Library
Tuesdays, November 13 & December 11  •  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Make an appointment by calling the Reference Desk at 631-427-5165 ext. 251.   HPL cardholders preferred.

 

 

 

Senior Advocate
Senior Advocate
Monday, November 19  •  10:00 am - 12:00 pm  •  Main Library’s Main Floor
A Senior Advocate from the Suffolk County Office of the Aging, will assist seniors with complicated forms and answers questions regarding county programs and services for seniors. No registration required. Open to all seniors and those who have concerns about a senior issue. Please check-in at the Reference Desk upon your arrival.

 

 

 

Bridge - Advanced Beginner/Intermediate
Bridge - Beginner
Fridays, October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2  •  10:00 am – 12:00 pm • Meeting Room
Register using code HMA182
Accredited bridge teacher Susan Fishbein, will instruct you on bidding and playing. Bring the textbook Play of the Hand in the 21st Century (ACBL Bridge Series) to class. You may purchase it through Baron Barclay Bridge Supply/item #5180 at www.baronbarclay.com or by phone at 1-800-274-2221 or other retailers. Registration required. HPL cardholders only. Open to all on September 11.   Bridge Club follows directly after this program, November 9 – February 22.

 

 

Caregiver Ambassador Program
Monday, September 17  •  10:00 am – 12:00 pm  •  Main Library, Main Floor – Sign in at Adult Reference Desk
Register using code HMA969
As part of Parker Jewish Institute’s Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support Initiative, a Caregiver Ambassador will meet one-on-one with caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. The licensed social worker is trained to assist with information and referrals regarding caregiver programs, medical care, respite care, benefits, support groups, and more. She will offer free memory screenings, tips on how to speak with your doctor about memory problems, and will discuss with caregivers the importance of taking a break!   Open to all. First come, first served.

 

 

 

Smart Driver Course
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Saturday, December 8 •  9:30 am – 4:30 pm  •  Meeting Room

Register using code HMA200
Oriented toward the 50+ driver, but open to younger drivers. New York State Driver’s license required. Registration required in-person with non-refundable payment of $20.00 (AARP members) or $25.00 (non-members) payable to AARP.   Open to all.
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A Social Work Intern from Stony Brook University will be on-site in both buildings for patrons to meet with, free of charge. Please call the reference desk at either buildings for details:

631-427-5165, ext. 250 or ext. 123

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The Library sells discounted tickets to several area attractions! Cash, check or money order is needed at time of purchase, payable to Huntington Public Library.  Credit Cards (Visa, Mastercard & Discover) are now also accepted.   Tickets may be purchased at the Main's and the Station Branch's Circulation Desks.
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