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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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Smithtown Main Teen Programs

Star Trek I-Spy Volunteers 
Mondays, May 2, 9, 16 & 23 • 3:30-5:00 pm
Help us transform a blank 4'x8' foamcore poster board into a remarkable artwork celebrating the 50th anniversary of Star Trek. Teen volunteers will plan the artwork's design, comb through various resources to selct images, sketch and trace inconic images onto the poster board then add color and creativity to the artwork. The finished artwork will be the subject of an I-Spy competition when displayed thoughout the month of July in the Smithtown branch's lower level. Volunteers will receive a community service confirmation form. Register
 
Battle of the Books
Wednesday, June 1 • 4:00-5:00pm
Wednesdays, June 22, 29 • 3:30-5:00pm 
This County-wide competition is intended for young adults who will be entering grades 6-9 in Septemberr of 2016. Teens must read 8 books and answer trivia questions about the books. Tryouts will determine who will make the final team of 6. Register
 
Earth Science Regents Review
Monday, June 6 • 4:15-6:15pm
Monday, June 13 • 6:00-8:00pm
Prepare for this year's regents exams at your Library! Review materials will be given out at the classs. Please not that there are sessions to choose from for some review classes. Make sure you register for the time you are interested in, as switching classes may not be possible. Fee: $10.00 per person, per class. 
 
Chemistry Regents Review
Monday, June 6 • 6:00-8:00pm
Prepare for this year's regents exams at your Library! Review materials will be given out at the class. Please note that there are sessions to choose from for some review classes. Make sure you register for the time you are interested in, as switching classes may not be possible. Fee: $10.00 per person, per class. 
 
Common Core Algebra 1
Wednesday, June 8 • 6:00-8:00pm
Prepare for this year's regents exams at your Library! Review materials will be given out at the class. Please note that there are sessions to choose from for some review classes. Make sure you register for the time you are interested in, as switching classes may not be possible. Fee: $10.00 per person, per class.
 
Global History and Geography 
Friday, June 10 • 3:30-5:30pm
Prepare for this year's regents exams at your Library! Review materials will be given out at the class. Please note that there are sessions to choose from for some review classes. Make sure you register for the time you are interested in, as switching classes may not be possible. Fee: $10.00 per person, per class.
 
Sport Bobbleheads
Monday, June 20 • 3:30-5:00pm
This is the perfect craft for sports fans! Teens will decorate their bobblehead with their favorite team colors using patin, embellishments and a 1 1/4" phto brought from home or provided by us to personalize their bobblehead. Register.

 

Summer Concert Volunteers
Thursdays, July 7, 14, 21, 28, August 4, 11 & 18 • 6:00-8:00pm
The Friends of The Smithtown Library are seeking teen volunteers to help raise funds during the Family Summer Concert Series on the lawn of the Smithtown Main Building. The Friends of The Smithtown Library is a volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the resources of the Library. You will receive 2 hours of community service per concert. Register
 
Giant Jenga & Pizza
Monday, July 25 • 6:00-7:00pm
Challenge your friends to an over-the-top game of Giant Jenga and enjoy some pizza and music while wating your turn. Thanks to our teen volunteers for assembling the Giant Jenga blocks. Register
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity-Book Sale Room
Monday, July 11 • 4:00-5:00pm or 
Monday, July 25 • 4:00-5:00pm
The Friends of The Smithtown Library are looking for teen volunteers to keep their Book Sale room in order. Tasks will include: straightening of sale items on shelves, alphabetizing books, boxing books for shipment and more. Please call Mr. Salas at 360-2480 x128 for more details, space is limited. Register. 
 
Zumba for Teens
Mondays, July 11 & 18 • 6:00-7:00pm
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 a fun night out! Join the party! Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing and bring a bottle of water. Register
 
Book Buddies Volunteers
Thursdays, July 14, 21, August 18 & 25 • 10:00-11:00am
Earn community service credit when you share a reading experience with your Little Book Buddies entering grades K-2. This is a rewarding experience for both big and little Buddies. Each session has its own registration, register for as many sessions as you wish. Register
 
Hawaiian Hula Dance
Monday, August 8 • 7:00-7:45pm
Let your hips sway to the music adn allow your hands to tell the stories of the Hawaiian Islands and its people. instrction provided by Dance Aloha will take place on the Library's lawn, in the event of rain the program will take place in our meeting room. 

Staff Pick

HAMILTON: THE REVOLUTION by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter. The hottest ticket on Broadway today is now the winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for drama. Read the complete libretto of the show along with the author's account of how the phenomenon came to be. Illustrated.

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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