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Gentle Yoga with Ann
Mondays, May 13, 20; June 3, 10, 17, 24; July 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 • 11:00 am · Station Community Room
Register using code HSA336
Certified Iyengar Yoga teacher Ann McDermott-Kave teaches this class for all levels. Please bring mat, foam block, belt, and blanket or towel. Fee: $ 55 Non-refundable, payable online or in-person at time of registration.   Registration required. HPL cardholders only.

 

 

 

Geeks, Books & Coffee: Pet Sematary

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Monday, April 29, 2019 · 6:00 pm · Station Meeting Room 1, First Floor

Register using code HSA274
Pet Sematary by Stephen King
. Louis Creed, his wife Rachel and their two children Gage and Ellie move to a rural home where they are welcomed and enlightened about the eerie 'Pet Sematary' located near their home. After the tragedy of their cat being killed by a truck, Louis resorts to burying it in the mysterious pet cemetery, which is definitely not as it seems, as it proves to the Creeds that sometimes, dead is better.   Join the library book club that is going to discuss all things geek culture. Books and comics are being turned into Movies & TV shows at a rapid pace, and we can’t get enough of them. Let’s binge together through the Nerdosphere! Every two months we will explore a particular theme that is of interest to the group. Starting off, the club will be discussing books that are headed to Film and TV screens near you! Come for an adventurous discussion of books, comics, TV and film and yes there will be coffee!  Registration required.  Open to All.

Tai Chi for Seniors Presented by RSVP Suffolk
Mondays & Wednesdays, May 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 29; June 3, 5, 10, 12 17 & 24 • 2:00 pm · Station Community Room
Register using code HSA358
This twice weekly Tai Chi class is led by a certified instructor from the Suffolk County Department of Health Services. Tai Chi practice helps older adults improve their balance and increase their confidence. Self-initiated movements include body weight shifting, unilateral weight bearing, trunk rotation, ankle sways, and coordinated eye-head-hand movements. Limited to patrons 60 years and older.   Registration required. HPL cardholders only.

 

 

 

Geeks, Books & Coffee

Foundation, by Isaac Asimov

Monday, May 20, 2019 · 6:00 pm · Station Meeting Room 1, First Floor

Register using code HSA274
Foundation by Isaac Azimov
.  Foundation is a cycle of five interrelated short stories, first published as a single book by Gnome Press in 1951. Collectively they tell the early story of the Foundation, an institute founded by psychohistorian Hari Seldon to preserve the best of galactic civilization after the collapse of the Galactic Empire.  oin the library book club that is going to discuss all things geek culture. Books and comics are being turned into Movies & TV shows at a rapid pace, and we can’t get enough of them. Let’s binge together through the Nerdosphere! Every two months we will explore a particular theme that is of interest to the group. Starting off, the club will be discussing books that are headed to Film and TV screens near you! Come for an adventurous discussion of books, comics, TV and film and yes there will be coffee!Registration required.  Open to All.

Spanish for Travelers (Foods, Restaurants & Culture)
Fridays, June 14, 21, 28; July 5, 12, & 19 • 6:00 pm · Station Classroom
Register using code HSA359
A dynamic, light and fun-filled class for all students with either little or no Spanish knowledge. This workshop will take you through the vocabulary and phrases you will need to communicate in a Latin restaurant, supermarket, airport and other typical travel situations.   Registration required. HPL cardholders only.

 

 

 

Introduction to Craig's List
Saturdays, June 22 • 2:00 pm • Station Classroom
Register using code HSA354
In this lecture and demonstration class, learn how to buy and sell items using Craig’s list website. Some topics covered are creating an account, checking reliability of sellers and buyers, online safety, and much more.   Registration required. Open to all.

 

 

 

Geeks, Books & Coffee

dune

Monday, June 24, 2019 · 6:00 pm · Station Meeting Room 1, First Floor

Register using code HSA274
Dune by Frank Herbert
. Dune will be forever considered a triumph of the imagination. Set on the desert planet Arrakis, it is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, who will become the mysterious man known as Muad'Dib. Paul's noble family is named stewards of Arrakis, whose sands are the only source of a powerful drug called "the spice." After his family is brought down in a traitorous plot, Paul must go undercover to seek revenge, and to bring to fruition humankind's most ancient and unattainable dream. A stunning blend of adventure and mysticism, environmentalism and politics.   Join the library book club that is going to discuss all things geek culture. Books and comics are being turned into Movies & TV shows at a rapid pace, and we can’t get enough of them. Let’s binge together through the Nerdosphere! Every two months we will explore a particular theme that is of interest to the group. Starting off, the club will be discussing books that are headed to Film and TV screens near you! Come for an adventurous discussion of books, comics, TV and film and yes there will be coffee!Registration required.  Open to All.

 


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Anime/Manga Club - Meets on Mondays

Computer Classes

We offer ongoing computer classes for adults, covering the basics through more advanced operations. For a current list of classes, check the most current newsletter, visit us, or search our library programs online.


Special Collections

  • Foreign language books for adults: French, Creole, Hindi, Korean, Spanish
  • Literacy materials for adults
  • Bi-lingual books for children

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Classes for New English Speakers

Taught by a native English speaker in a casual and fun environment.

For more information call 631- 421-5053.

Beginner English Class
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 5:30-6:30 pm

Beginner-Intermediate English Class
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6:30-7:30 pm


Rosetta Stone (language-learning computer program)

Rosetta Stone
This computer program for learning English is available on all public computers for those who want to begin learning English or improve their English skills at any level. Start by making an appointment; call (631) 421-5053 or stop by the Station Branch. Then, use the program on your own at the library whenever the Station Branch is open. (Appointments: Mondays, 2:00 pm- 7:00 pm; Wednesdays, 5:30 pm-7:00 pm; Fridays, 9:30am-11:00am; Saturdays, 9:30am- 4:00 pm) 

 

Literacy Suffolk Tutors

Literacy Suffolk

Literacy Suffolk trains volunteers to tutor new English learners. Ask a librarian for an application, or go to their website for more information.


Station Branch History

Our Station Branch at 1335 New York AvenueOn October 1, 1929 the Board of Trustees of the Huntington Public Library elected Assistant Librarian Dr. Theodore Lyman Frost to start work on preparing a book collection for the Huntington Station Branch of the library. The opening was scheduled for December 8, 1929 with an initial collection of 700 volumes, including 300 children's books, 50 volumes of standard fiction, 100 popular reprints, 50 additional titles required for school reading, 100 books of reference and non-fiction, and 100 volumes of recent publications of all classes. The Old Memorial Library Building (the Village Library) transferred 150 volumes of duplicates in good condition to the Station Branch. The community made donations as well.

 

 

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2019 Annual Carnival
Stony Brook University
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
Huntington Sanctuary Project
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