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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

Make a Cat Tent
Wednesday, September 14 • 6:30-7:30pm
Let's celebrate Happy Cat Month with a craft you and your cat will enjoy. Bring your own medium-sized adult T-shirt and we will supply the rest of the material and instruction needed to make a tent for your soon-to-be-happier feline friend. Humans only please. Register.
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity-Book Sale Room
Monday, September 19 • 4:00-5:00pm
The Friends of The Smithtown Library is looking for teen volunteers to keep its Book Sale room in order. Tasks include straightening of sale items on shelves, alphebatizing books, boxing books for shipment and more. Please call Mr. Salas at 631-360-2480 for more details; space is limited. Register.
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity-Book Sale Room
Monday, September 26 • 4:00-5:00pm 
The Friends of The Smithtown Library is looking for teen volunteers to keep its Book Sale room in order. Tasks include straightening of sale items on shelves, alphebatizing books, boxing books for shipment and more. Please call Mr. Salas at 631-360-2480 for more details; space is limited.Register.
 
Clay Cat Craft
Monday, September 26 • 4:00-5:00pm 
Happy Cat Month continues with a clay craft that is just purr-fect. We will supply the materials all you have to bring is your imagination. Register.
 
Day of the Dead Mosaic Skull on Canvas
Monday, October 17 • 6:00-7:00pm
Celebrate a cultural holiday while creating a unique mosaic in the shape of a skull. Faux gems, Mardi Gras beads, mosaic crystals and more will be used to create your festive skull. Register.
 
Triple Threat Halloween Cupcakes
Wednesday, October 19 • 7:00-8:00pm
Creat your own Halloween treats with the Baking Coach. Each teen an upside-down witch cake, a Jack Skellington cupcake and a tasty spider cupcake. Register

Staff Pick

Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? by Frans de Waal

Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? by Frans de Waal

One of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People poses the question whether humans are smart enough to evaluate non-human intelligence and open-minded enough to accept that we may not be as special as we believe. This book will challenge your perceptions of the cognitive abilities of animals.

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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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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