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3D Printers at The Smithtown Library

 

Thank you to the Friends of The Smithtown Library for donating 3D Printers to each of our Library buildings.  Patrons can submit requests to have a designed printed.  These requests are reviewed to ensure they comply with the Library's policy, then sent to the requested pick-up location for printing. 

To view our policy and request form, click here.

To submit a request online, click here. 

For further details, please call the Reference Desk at any of our branches.

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Nesconset Branch Teen Programs

Zumba for Teens
Tuesday, August 23• 7:00-8:00pm
Learn the best dance moves set to high-energy, Latin-inspired music with Salsa, Merengue, Cha Cha, Samba and Hip Hop.  Some people think of Zumba as exercise, some as a dance class… we think of it as fun night out!  Join the party!  Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing and bring a bottle of water.  Register
 
Getting Ready to Babysit
Monday, August 22• 5:00-8:00pm
This course is designed to help tweens and teens develop the skills necessary for the responsibility of being a sitter - child safety, developmental stages of childhood and how to plan activities that are age appropriate. Hands-on activities and course certification are included. A non-refundable fee of $17 for each particpant is due at registration which begins June 20 at 10am. Registration is limited to 24 participants, so sign up early if you are interested in this valuable program. Register
 
Sports Cookies for Teens
Wednesday, August 24• 7:00-8:00pm
Get in the game and come decorate cookies. We will be using fondant to create a variety of designs. Register
 
Junior MakerSpace Volunteers
Friday, August 26• 10:45-11:45am
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
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Friday, September 6• 4:00-5:00pm
Monday, September 19• 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 each program. Register
 
SAT Review
Wednesdays, September 7, 14, 21 and 28• 6:00-8:30pm
Over 2 million students will be taking the SAT's this year; if you're one of them, how prepared are you? This indispensable four-week course will be led by long-time SAT instructors. Includes a study book. Fee: $88 per person. Register

DIY Paint Chip Calendar
Thursday, September 22• 7:00-8:00pm
Keep track of your hectic schedule with this reusable dry-erase calendar made out of paint chips. You’ll never have to buy a calendar again! This DIY project is super easy to make and will look perfect on any wall or locker. Register

College Essay Writing Workshop
Thursday, September 29• 7:00-8:30pm
Don't be afraid of the college essay! This 90-minute session will give students a chance to breakthrough writer's block, read successful student models, revise ideas, get constructive criticism and understand what a polished final draft should look like before it's sent to schools. Taught by Robert J Kuletsky, a local high school English Teacher. No fee. Space is limited. Register
 
 
 
 

Staff Pick

The War That Made America: A Short History of the French and Indian War by Fred Anderson
Examines how the French and Indian War of the mid-eighteenth century had a definitive impact on history, tracing how it served to overturn the balance of power on two continents and laid the groundwork for the American Revolution.

Book A Librarian

Any Smithtown Library cardholder can make an appointment with a librarian for one-on-one training in various library and computer topics. We offer 30 minute sessions in the following areas:
- Using the Library Catalog
- Introduction to Library Databases
- Downloadable eBooks and/or Audiobooks
- eReader and Tablet Demonstrations
- Introduction to Social Networking sites
- And more!
 
For information or to make an appointment, please call the Reference Desk at any branch.

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 and social media 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 many household batteries in their garbage. For more information click here.

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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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