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Books & Magazines

flipster app icon   Flipster: Instant access to digital
magazines with your library card
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eBooks for adults, teens & children 
EbscoEbooks   EBSCO eBooks: Non-fiction eBooks
(Login with your library card)

Audiobooks

livebrarysquare    Live-brary.com: eAudiobooks 
for adults, teens & children

Video & Music

livebrarysquare   Live-brary.com: Classic & educational video, as well as classical & jazz music
indieflix-icon   IndieFlix: Stream award-winning
indie films anytime, anywhere.  

Apps & Software

Help

Need help downloading digital content onto your portable device? Give The Smithtown Library a call at 631-360-2480 for assistance, or try one of these helpful links:

Get instructions for downloading eBooks & audiobooks to your portable devices:

Book Discussion Groups

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Looking to join a book discussion group?
We have several to choose from at The Smithtown Library.

Click here for a complete list of book discussion groups. 

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Smithtown Main Teen Programs

Teen Advisory Group
Wednesday, April 15 • 4:00-5:00 PM
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year. Teens in grades 6 - 12 will receive community service credit fo reach program. Register
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity - Book Sale Room
Mondays, April 13 and 27 • 4:00-5:00 PM
The Friends of The Smithtown Library are looking for teens to keep their book sale room in order. Tasks include straightening of sale items on shelves, alphabetizing books, boxing books for shipmnet and more. Space is limited, community service credit will be awarded. Register.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kings Park Branch Teen Programs

Geeks and Nerds Everywhere
Tuesday, April 28 •  7:00-8:00pm
Tuesday, May 19 • 7:00-8:00pm
Calling all geeks and nerds! Join us at our monthly meetings. All fandoms are welcome at G.A.N.E. where we discuss graphic novels, movies, books and television shows. Register
   
Junior Makerspace Volunteers
Monday, April 13 3:45-4:45pm
Join this volunteer program and help young children tinker in this one of a kind lab that explores science, simple mechanics, elements of design and other creative projects. Each teen will be paired with a child to make a unique creation. Register
 
Teen Art Studio
Thursday, March 26 • 4:00-5:00pm
Who says coloring is just for children? This month in Teen Art Studio we will be coloring old school velvet posters. Register
 
Woven Bracelets for Teens
Tuesday, April 7 •7:00-8:00pm
Learn how to make this complex looking bracelet with some simple weaving moves. Please indicate a color when registering; neon or rainbow. Register
 
Craft Buddies Volunteers
Thursday, April 16 • 3:45-4:45pm
Earn community service credit by assisting younger children in making a seasonal craft. Register
 
DIY Bird Feeders for Teens
Wednesday, April 22 • 4:00-5:00pm
Celebrate Earth Day by painting bird feeders to take home and feed the feathered friends outside. Register 
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Monday, May 4 • 4:00-5:00pm
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year. Teens will receive community service credit for participation in each program. Register
 
Book Roses for Teens
Tuesday, May 12 •7:00-8:00pm
Learn how to make these recycled roses from old book pages. All supplies will be provided. Register
 
Book Buddies Teen Volunteers
Thursday, May 14 • 3:30-4:30pm
Thursday, May 21 • 4:00-4:30pm
Earn community service by reading to a younger book buddy. It is a rewarding experience that you won't want to miss. Teens must attend both sessions and the half hour training on May 14 to participate in the Book Buddies Volunteer program at our Kings Park Branch and Smithtown Main Building. Register
 
Watercolors for Teens
Wednesday, May 27 • 4:00-5:00pm
Have fun painting with watercolors in this open studio time. All materials will be provided. Register
 

Nesconset Branch Teen Programs

American Girl Tea Party Volunteers
Friday, March 6• 4:15-5:15pm
Earn community service for assisting children with crafts in the American Girl Tea Party program!  Register
 
Shamrock Pretzels
Wednesday, March 11• 7-8pm
Join us to create shamrock preztels with Fanny Cakes.  Each participant will make the pretzels and take them home to bake.  All supplies will provided. Register
 
T-Shirt Infinity Scarves
Wednesday, March 18• 7:00-8:00pm
Turn an ordinary t-shirt into a fashionable infinity scarf.  All materials will be provided.  Just bring your creativity!  Register
 
Junior Makerspace Volunteers
Tuesday, March 24• 4:15-:15pm
Join this volunteer program and help young children tinker in this one of a kind lab that explores science, simple mechanics, elements of design and other creative projects.  Each teen will be paired with child to make a unique creation.  Register
 
Library Buddies Volunteers
Saturday, March 28• 10:15-11:15am
Earn community service by being paired with a young child to assist them with reading and an art project.  All participants will receive 1 hour of community service. Register
 
 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Commack Branch Teen Programs

Craft Buddies Volunteers
Monday, March 23  • 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by assisting younger children in making a seasonal craft. Register
 
 
Ceramic Eggs Workshop
Thursday, April 2• 4:00-5:00pm
Create a beautiful ceramic egg of your own using a variety of materials. Register
 
 
Craft Buddies Volunteers
Monday, April 13  • 6:00-7:00pm
Earn community service credit by assisting younger children in making a seasonal craft. Register
 
Unique Umbrellas
Tuesday, April 21• 4:00-5:00pm
Design your own unique umbrella using materials provided by the Library. Register
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Wednesday, April 22 • 4:00-5:00pm
Wednesday, April 29 • 4:00-5:00pm
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year.  Teens in grade 6 through grade 12 will receive community service credit for each program. Register
 
Book Buddies Volunteers
Tuesday, April 28 • 6:00-7:00pm
Earn community service by reading to a younger book buddy who is in grade K-grade 2.  It is a rewarding experience that you won’t want to miss. Register
 

Crafty Ceramic Vases
Thursday, May 7 • 4:00-5:00pm
Hang out with friends and have fun decorating a ceramic vase! Keep it for yourself or make one for someone else! Register

 

Ceramic Heart Tile Craft
Wednesday, May 13 • 4:00-5:00pm 
Customize a delightful ceramic heart with paint, markers and embellishments for a personalized gift or for yourself! Register

 

Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Friday, May 23 • 4:30-5:30pm
Monday, May 19 • 4:30-5:30pm
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year.  Teens in grade 6 through grade 12 will receive community service credit for each program. Register

Staff Pick

Visitation Street

Visitation Street: a novel

by Ivy Pochoda

 

 
Chosen by Denis Lehane for his eponymous imprint, Ivy Pochoda’s Visitation Street is a riveting literary mystery set against the rough-hewn backdrop of the New York waterfront in Red Hook.

It's Tax Time Again!

You can find NY State tax forms and instructions here.

You can find IRS forms and instructions here.

Due to budget cuts, the IRS will only be sending a limited selection of tax forms to the Library for distribution. Additionally, they will not be sending any instructions.  You can also order forms and instructions directly from the IRS by calling 1-800-829-3676 or by clicking here.

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Library Hours

Monday - Thursday:
10:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
(September - May;
Smithtown & Commack only)

Photographs

man with cameraLibrary staff may take photographs or video recordings at Library programs for use in publicity. This includes use in our Newsletter, website, Facebook or Twitter pages. Please inform us if you do not want photos or videos taken of you or your child.

Recycle Station

The Smithtown Library collects the following items for recycling:
- Cell Phones
- Eyeglasses
The Library no longer accepts batteries for recycling. The Town of Smithtown now allows residents to dispose of household batteries in their garbage.

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Disclaimer

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The Smithtown Library

Long Island's Largest Library Serving the Communities of Smithtown:
Commack, Fort Salonga, Hauppauge, Head of the Harbor, Kings Park, Nesconset, Nissequogue, Saint James, Smithtown, Village of the Branch

Commack Branch

3 Indian Head Road
Commack, NY 11725
631-360-2480
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Kings Park Branch

One Church Street
Kings Park, NY 11754
631-360-2480
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Nesconset Branch

148 Smithtown Boulevard
Nesconset, NY 11767
631-360-2480
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Smithtown Main Building

One North Country Road
Smithtown, NY 11787
631-360-2480
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