Battle of the Books
Wednesdays, June 24, July 1, 8, 15 and 22 • 3:30-5:00pm
Fridays, July 24 and 31 • 4:00-5:00pm
The Battle of the Books is a countywide "game-show" style competition. The questions are based on teh 8 titles scheduled to be revealed on May 15. Teens entering grades 6 - 9 may sign up to participate beginning June 1. Each Smithtown team will choose its own name and hold practices leading up to the Mock Battle which will be held at the Smithtown Building on Monday, July 27 at 3:00pm. Only six players will be eligible to represent the Smithtown team at the Saturday, Aug 1 competition at Stony Brook University. Register
Summer Concert Volunteers
Thursdays, July 9, 16, 23, 30, August 6 & 13 • 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 at the Smithown Main Bulding. The Friends of The Smithtown Library is a volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the resources of the Library. Please indicate which date(s) you wish to participate in when registering. Volunteers will receive 2 hours of community service per concert. August 27 is the designated raindate. Register.
Book Buddies Volunteers
Monday, July 20 • 4:00-5:00pm (Training)
Wednesdays, July 22 and 29 • 4:4 -5:15pm
Monday, Aug 17 • 4:00-5:00pm (Training)
Wednesdays, Aug 19 and 26 • 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit when you share a reading experience with your Little Book Buddy in grade k-grade 2. This is a rewarding experience for both big and little buddies. Please note there will be a mandatory training session for Big Book Buddies on Monday, July 20 for session 1 or Monday, Aug 17 for session 2. Space is limited; please indicate which session(s) you wish to attend when registering. Register.
Wednesday, August 12 • 3:30-5:00pm
If you're looking for a super creative project, you'll love this do-It-yourself bobble head craft! Teens will use paint, embellishments and a 1 1/4" photo brought from home or provided by us to personalize their bobblehead.Register.