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Children's New Books
  • Fiction Books
    • Max in the House of Spies
    • Finally Heard
    • Ferris
    • Wings of Fire. Book seven, Winter Turning : The Graphic Novel
  • Non-Fiction
    • Good Food Bad Waste
    • One Little Bug
    • I Dare! I Can! I Will!
    • Weird and Wonderful Nature
  • Picture Books
    • Vamos! let's Go Read
    • Proud Mouse
    • Rainbowsaurus
    • The Teeny-Weeny Unicorn
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Y&P Events
Tue, Apr 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Meet Biscuit! Listen to some stories,... more
Meet Biscuit! Listen to some stories, have your picture taken, and vote for your favorite Biscuit book.

Tue, Apr 16, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Meet Biscuit! Listen to some stories,... more
Meet Biscuit! Listen to some stories, have your picture taken, and vote for your favorite Biscuit book.

Tue, Apr 16, 2:30pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Meeting Room #1
Meet privately with a Social Worker to... more
Meet privately with a Social Worker to assist with various social service needs.

Tue, Apr 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Join the LI Chess Nuts and play chess... more
Join the LI Chess Nuts and play chess with your friends! Learn new skills from a qualified instructor. Basic knowledge of chess is a plus.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Kerber's Farm
Meet at the Kerber’s Farm and listen a... more
Meet at the Kerber’s Farm and listen a story and make a fun treat. $5 non-refundable fee per child
This event is full

Thu, Apr 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Listen to stories and make a craft!
This event is full

Fri, Apr 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 19, 10:45am - 11:15am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 19, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Play games, have a snack, create a craft,... more
Play games, have a snack, create a craft, hang out with friends or make new ones!

Sat, Apr 20, 9:00am - 1:30pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Meeting Room #1
Meet privately with a Social Worker to... more
Meet privately with a Social Worker to assist with various social service needs.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Grades 4 & up
This event is full

Mon, Apr 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Learn about soil and make an edible dirt cup!
This event is full

Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Celebrate Earth Day and create a hedgehog... more
Celebrate Earth Day and create a hedgehog made from an upcycled book!

Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Go inter-galactic with Miss Gena! Listen... more
Go inter-galactic with Miss Gena! Listen to starry stories and make an alien!
This event is full

Tue, Apr 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Miss Maria from Le Petite Picassos will... more
Miss Maria from Le Petite Picassos will guide us to create a sweet cupcake painting.
This event is full

Tue, Apr 23, 2:30pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Meeting Room #1
Meet privately with a Social Worker to... more
Meet privately with a Social Worker to assist with various social service needs.

Tue, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Teen Territory
Think you have what it takes to be... more
Think you have what it takes to be crowned a Mario Kart Champion? If so, compete against others in a fun, friendly Mario Kart 8 Deluxe gaming tournament. The winner will earn glory (and a prize).

Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Join Miss Laura for this monthly... more
Join Miss Laura for this monthly storytime! Come add a book or two to your lists, enjoy open play, and celebrate our reading milestones with your library friends!
This event is full

Wed, Apr 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Join Miss Laura for this monthly... more
Join Miss Laura for this monthly storytime! Come add a book or two to your lists, enjoy open play, and celebrate our reading milestones with your library friends!
This event is full

Wed, Apr 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
In honor of National Poetry Month, learn... more
In honor of National Poetry Month, learn how to create your own poetic work of art by coloring over written text on a page and using the remaining words to form a unique visual poem!

Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Let's dance together and have some fun!

Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Join us for homemade playdough fun!
This event is full

Thu, Apr 25, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Auditorium
Enjoy a story, a craft, and interact with... more
Enjoy a story, a craft, and interact with a live duck from Cornell Cooperative!

Thu, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Compete in a variety of funny, silly... more
Compete in a variety of funny, silly challenges that you will have one minute to complete! The winner will be crowned a Minute to Win It Champion and receive a cool prize.

Fri, Apr 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 26, 10:45am - 11:15am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 26, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station J Program Room
Let's get creative and build with candy!
This event is full

Sat, Apr 27, 9:00am - 1:30pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Meeting Room #1
Meet privately with a Social Worker to... more
Meet privately with a Social Worker to assist with various social service needs.

Mon, Apr 29, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Sample snacks from a different country... more
Sample snacks from a different country each month with Universal Yums! We'll have fun with trivia and treats!
This event is full

Mon, Apr 29, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
It takes a village to raise our children.... more
It takes a village to raise our children. Meet with like-minded parents to discuss ways to navigate the school system to best meet the needs of all children.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Listen to a special story and enjoy... more
Listen to a special story and enjoy related sensory activities!
This event is full

Tue, Apr 30, 2:30pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Meeting Room #1
Meet privately with a Social Worker to... more
Meet privately with a Social Worker to assist with various social service needs.

Wed, May 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Grades 4-6

Thu, May 02, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Practice your reading skills with... more
Practice your reading skills with certified therapy dogs! Research shows that reading aloud before a non-judgmental audience improves skills and confidence.
This event is full

Thu, May 02, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Practice your reading skills with... more
Practice your reading skills with certified therapy dogs! Research shows that reading aloud before a non-judgmental audience improves skills and confidence.
This event is full

Fri, May 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Auditorium
Learn how the Northern Bobwhite Quail can... more
Learn how the Northern Bobwhite Quail can help control the tick population. These birds were once plentiful on Long Island, but their survival is at risk without intervention and conservation.

Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Classroom
Register for some open Minecraft play. ... more
Register for some open Minecraft play. If you do not have a Minecraft account, one will be provided.
This event is full

Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Grades 4 & up
This event is full

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Classroom
Light sabers, droids, and a Death Star,... more
Light sabers, droids, and a Death Star, oh, my! It is May 4th, and that means it is time to celebrate Star Wars with various related activities and crafts.

Mon, May 06, 10:00am - 9:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building
Register for upcoming programs

Wed, May 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Let's dance and play and have good time... more
Let's dance and play and have good time while working on our gross motor skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Elija Farm
Learn about local food and make your own... more
Learn about local food and make your own farm-fresh treats to enjoy! You may even get to harvest your own ingredients on the farm.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Elija Farm
Learn about local food and make your own... more
Learn about local food and make your own farm-fresh treats to enjoy! You may even get to harvest your own ingredients on the farm.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, May 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Grades 4 & up
This event is full

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station J Program Room
Surprise an extraordinary adult in your... more
Surprise an extraordinary adult in your life with a special celebration to thank them for all their hard work. Help set up the room and make a gift.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sun, May 12, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building
But our online resources are always... more
But our online resources are always available. Visit www.myhpl.org for databases and downloadables.

Tue, May 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Elija Farm
Get your hands in the dirt and learn how... more
Get your hands in the dirt and learn how to grow your favorite fresh veggies! Don’t miss this chance to meet local farmers and their flock of friendly chickens and ducks.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, May 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Let's dance and play and have good time... more
Let's dance and play and have good time while working on our gross motor skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, May 15, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station J Program Room
Wear your PJs to this special storytime!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, May 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Listen to stories and make a craft!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station J Program Room
Learn how to create your own art inspired... more
Learn how to create your own art inspired by the style of Yayoi Kusama, "the princess of polka dots."
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, May 18, 10:00am - 10:45am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Meeting Room
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a... more
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a music class that will allow children to explore their musical selves through song, instrument play, and movement.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, May 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Grades 4 & up
This event is full

Sat, May 18, 11:00am - 11:45am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Meeting Room
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a... more
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a music class that will allow children to explore their musical selves through song, instrument play, and movement.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, May 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
We will have sensory activities. Dress... more
We will have sensory activities. Dress for a mess!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, May 20, 10:45am - 11:15am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
We will have different stations to... more
We will have different stations to explore. Dress for a mess!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, May 20, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Sample snacks from a different country... more
Sample snacks from a different country each month with Universal Yums! We'll have fun with trivia and treats!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, May 20, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
It takes a village to raise our children.... more
It takes a village to raise our children. Meet with like-minded parents to discuss ways to navigate the school system to best meet the needs of all children.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, May 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Let's dance and play and have good time... more
Let's dance and play and have good time while working on our gross motor skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, May 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Listen to stories and make a craft!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, May 23, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Practice your reading skills with... more
Practice your reading skills with certified therapy dogs! Research shows that reading aloud before a non-judgmental audience improves skills and confidence.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, May 23, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Practice your reading skills with... more
Practice your reading skills with certified therapy dogs! Research shows that reading aloud before a non-judgmental audience improves skills and confidence.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 24, 10:45am - 11:15am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 24, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 24, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Play games, have a snack, create a craft,... more
Play games, have a snack, create a craft, hang out with friends, or make new ones!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, May 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Meeting Room
Let's layer some yummy toppings together... more
Let's layer some yummy toppings together and enjoy your tacos with a twist.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sun, May 26, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building
But our online resources are always... more
But our online resources are always available. Visit www.myhpl.org for databases and downloadables.

Mon, May 27, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building
But our online resources are always... more
But our online resources are always available. Visit www.myhpl.org for databases and downloadables.

Tue, May 28, All day
Huntington Public Library Main Building
Pick up a 3” x 3” canvas and be... more
Pick up a 3” x 3” canvas and be a part of our 2nd Annual Tiny Art Show!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Join Miss Laura for this monthly... more
Join Miss Laura for this monthly storytime! Come add a book or two to your lists, enjoy open play, and celebrate our reading milestones with your library friends
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, May 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Join Miss Laura for this monthly... more
Join Miss Laura for this monthly storytime! Come add a book or two to your lists, enjoy open play, and celebrate your reading milestones with your library friends
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, May 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Join us for homemade playdough fun!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 31, 10:45am - 11:15am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 31, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, May 31, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Create your own sparkly, out - of - this... more
Create your own sparkly, out - of - this - world galaxy slime!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Classroom
Register for some open Minecraft play. ... more
Register for some open Minecraft play. If you do not have a Minecraft account, one will be provided.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Jun 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Grades 4 & up
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 10:00am - 9:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building
Register for upcoming programs

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Come chef it up at the library! Toddlers... more
Come chef it up at the library! Toddlers will use silicone knives and colorful cutting boards to chop and dice their own fruits to make a salad.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, Jun 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Enjoy unstructured playtime with your... more
Enjoy unstructured playtime with your child. We'll have age appropriate blocks, LEGOs, puzzles, and toys to keep your little one amused.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, Jun 05, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Ms. Janeth will show you different... more
Ms. Janeth will show you different cooking utensils so be ready to put them to use!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
June is Pride Month. Celebrate with some... more
June is Pride Month. Celebrate with some books about rainbow colors, love and inclusivity! Then, we'll make a colorful rainbow craft together.
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Jun 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Jun 07, 10:45am - 11:15am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Jun 07, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Jun 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Join us for a lively discussion of Be... more
Join us for a lively discussion of Be Prepared by Brosgol while enjoying tasty pizza! After signing up, stop by the library to pick up a free copy of the book.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Grades 4 & up
This event is full

Mon, Jun 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Try a new skill and learn rolled candle... more
Try a new skill and learn rolled candle making using sheets of beeswax!
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, Jun 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Meeting Room
Register for some open Minecraft play. ... more
Register for some open Minecraft play. If you do not have a Minecraft account, one will be provided.
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 10:00am

Tue, Jun 11, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Wear your PJs to this special storytime!
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Huntington Public Library Station Branch - Station Community Room
Enjoy unstructured playtime with your... more
Enjoy unstructured playtime with your child. We'll have age appropriate blocks, LEGOs, puzzles, and toys to keep your little one amused.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, Jun 12, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Ms. Janeth will show you different... more
Ms. Janeth will show you different cooking utensils so be ready to put them to use!
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Jun 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Jun 14, 10:45am - 11:15am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Jun 14, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
This lively musical program will include... more
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.
Registration opens Monday, May 6 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Jun 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Learn how to make real- looking sushi... more
Learn how to make real- looking sushi using sweet candy!
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Jun 15, 10:00am - 10:45am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Meeting Room
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a... more
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a music class that will allow children to explore their musical selves through song, instrument play, and movement.
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main J Program Room
Grades 4 & up
This event is full

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 11:45am
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Meeting Room
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a... more
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a music class that will allow children to explore their musical selves through song, instrument play, and movement.
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Jun 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Huntington Public Library Main Building - Main Meeting Room
Bring a special adult to learn how to use... more
Bring a special adult to learn how to use a hammer and nails to make a unique birdhouse.
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 10:00am


For Parents and Teachers Resources

Including databases, useful websites and home schooling resources.

Playaway Launchpad is the first secure, pre-loaded learning tablet designed for children in Preschool to 5th Grade. These tablets can be checked out to play with at home, in the car, or just about anywhere. Preloaded with (ad-free) learning apps, each tablet is grouped by subject area, theme, and age level. Examples include: Prehistoric Playground, Problem Solver (STEAM), and Carnival of Words. Try them all! Tablets are for HPL cardholders only and are available at both the Main Library and the Station Branch.

Our Youth & Parent Services
librarians have 
carefully selected a wide variety of age-appropriate reading materials that will excite the imagination and help develop a life-long love of reading, learning and growing. 

Databases and Learning Aids

An award-winning early learning program with 10,000+ educational activities and 850+ complete lessons along the Step-by-Step Learning Path, all expertly designed to help prepare young learners for kindergarten and beyond.

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An online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.

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Interact with live tutors in math, science, reading/writing, social studies, PSAT/SAT, ACT, AP and state standardized tests.  Plus a writing lab, foreign language lab, GED help, assistance in resume/cover letter writing, U.S. citizenship prep, MS Office Essential Skills Series, and more! 

Tutorial

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Children's Literature Comprehensive Database is an online database with over 650,000 reviews and related information about children’s literature with full-text professional reviews and curriculum tools.

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 CultureGrams is available outside the Library via barcode and pin. It provides information about the cultures of more than 200 countries and the 50 United States in reports that include maps, statistics, indepth information, fun facts, and more.

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Elementary is a simple, cross-curricular resource that ensures equity and continuity for all students. As part of the Gale In Context suite of resources, this database advances education and gives children the research skills they will need in middle school, high school, and beyond.

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Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine solution that makes it easy for you to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device.

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Kanopy Kids is a collection of kid-friendly movies, television shows and animated stories. Find fun and educational selections including PBS Kids programs and full-episodes of Sesame Street.

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 National Geographic Kids database includes the complete run of the magazine from 2009 to the present, as well as videos, images, and over 450 books. Geared towards primary and middle school students, kids can explore adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, space, and more!

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Helps readers find books that are just right for their reading level and interests, including read-alike recommendations for fiction and non-fiction. 

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Explore your favorite topics about people, places, history, science, and nature through interactive non-fiction ebooks and games, plus primary source videos, audio recordings, and images.

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Choose from lots of K-6 ebooks in English, Spanish, and French.  Have the text read to you, or read on your own. Enjoy music, puzzles, and games, too!

Includes graphic novels, non-fiction, read alongs, math quizzes, animated picture books, and videos. 

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An online version of the widely known encyclopedia that includes information on thousands of topics and provides supplemental links, videos, and other resources, such as biographies, multimedia content and educational games, activities, and projects.

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Advanced is a powerful reference tool that includes full encyclopedic and multimedia databases supplemented with online books, primary sources, website links, Back in Time articles, special reports and more.

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Banco de Contenidos aulaPlaneta is a comprehensive Spanish-language database designed for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students, and ESL/ELL program participants. 

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Discover features two reading levels for each article: a simplified article (from our World Book Discover encyclopedia) and a detailed article. Users can easily toggle between the two reading levels with the click of a button!

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The ideal Spanish-language reference tool for those learning Spanish and ELL students. Browse features provide visual prompts, and bilingual features allow students to toggle between Spanish and English text. The site includes concise articles, videos, maps and activities more.

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An ideal learning resource for elementary-aged students designed to build confidence and encourage creativity with image-driven navigation and inquiry-based activities. The site features easy-to-read articles that can be read aloud or translated and a wealth of engaging games, science projects, and activities.

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A one-stop shop for cross curricular learning, Student includes translations to 100+ languages, a Biography Center, current events, research guides, and seamless integrations with Google Classroom and Microsoft OneDrive.

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Access timelines you've created and saved. You can edit World Book's timelines to create your own custom timelines.

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