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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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Commack Branch Teen Programs

 
 
Teen Coloring Café
Wednesday, May 18 •4:00-4:45pm 
Join the latest craze… coloring! We will be coloring Mandala designs, listening to music and enjoying snacks! All materials provided by the Library. Register
 
Crafty Ceramic Vases
Friday, May 6 • 3:30-4:15pm 
Hang out with friends and have fun decorating a ceramic vase! Keep it for yourself or make one for someone else! Register
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Tuesday, May 31 • 3:30-4:30pm 
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
 
Junior LEGO® Buddies Volunteers
Monday, May 23 •4:00-5:00pm 
Be paired with a younger child and help them with their LEGO® creation.  Teens will earn one hour of community service for participating in this program. Register
 
Chess Buddies Volunteers
Tuesday, May 24• 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by teaching younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer! There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning.Register
 
Junior MakerSpace Volunteers
Wednesday, May 26 • 4:00-5:00pm 
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
 
Algebra 2/Trigonometry Regents Review   
Thursday, June 9 • 6:00-8:00pm Register
 
Earth Science Regents Review
Wednesday, June 8 • 6:00-8:00pm  Register
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Friday, June 24• 3:00-4:00pm
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, June 21 • 4:00-5:00pm
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
 
Junior LEGO® Buddies Volunteers
Tuesday, June 28 •4:00-5:00pm
Be paired with a younger child and help them with their LEGO® creation.  Teens will earn one hour of community service for participating in this program. Register
 
Chess Buddies Volunteers
 Wednesday, June 15• 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by teaching younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer! There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Register
 
Book Buddies Volunteers
Friday, July 8 • 4:00-5:00pm
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
 
Sailboat Mosaic
Monday, July 11 • 6:00-7:00pm
Use colorful mosaics and paint to create a serene sailboat floating on a sea of color! Register
 
Chess Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, July 27• 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by teaching younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer! There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Register
 
Zumba for Teens
Monday, July 25 • 6:00-7:00pm
Join instructor Meredith Cooper as she teaches you the hottest 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
  
Teen Coloring Café
Friday, July 29• 3:00-4:00pm
Join the latest craze… coloring! We will be coloring Mandala designs, listening to music and enjoying snacks! All materials provided by the Library. Register
  
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Tuesday, August 4 • 4:00-5:00pm
Tuesday, August 18 • 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
 
Sunset Beach Clock
Thursday, August 11 • 7:00-8:00pm
Create a beach themed wall clock using paint, sand, shells and small pebbles. Mini shells marks the hours! Register
 
Zumba for Teens
Monday, August 22 • 6:00-7:00pm
Join instructor Meredith Cooper as she teaches you the hottest 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
 
Chess Buddies Volunteers
Tuesday, August 30• 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by teaching younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer! There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Register
 
Junior LEGO® Buddies Volunteers
Monday, August 29 •4:00-5:00pm
Be paired with a younger child and help them with their LEGO® creation.  Teens will earn one hour of community service for participating in this program. Register
 
Teen Craft Night
Friday, August 26 • 4:00-5:00pm
Teens will be able to choose from a variety of crafts to create and take home!  Register

Staff Pick

HAMILTON: THE REVOLUTION by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter

HAMILTON: THE REVOLUTION by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter

The hottest ticket on Broadway today is Lin-Manuel Miranda's groundbreaking musical, "Hamilton," winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for drama. Now fans of the show, and those curious about all the buzz, can read the complete libretto of the show along with Miranda's surprising account of how the show - and the phenomenon - came to be, lavishly illustrated with photographs of the Broadway production.

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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