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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

DIY Robots Volunteers
Tuesday, July 5• 2:30-4:15pm
Come help young children create their very own one-of-a-kind robot using boxes and other odds and ends. Each teen will work with a child to complete this craft.  Each participant will receive two hours of community service.  Register
 
Mutt Club Volunteers
Thursday, July 7• 10:15-11:15am
Give our animal friends a helping hand - work together with young children to create donations for shelter animals in need. Mutt Club is a  Mutt-i-grees in the Library program, an extension of the Mutt-i-grees Movement and Curriculum, a unique approach to humane education, social and emotional learning.  Each participant will receive 1 hour of community service. Register
 
Fitness Quest
Monday, July 11• 7-8:30pm
In this program teens will have a grand adventure and develop library research skills as they track down hidden clues in order to uncover a mysterious secret formula. All participants have their own clues to find and proceed at their own pace, so everyone wins! Register
 
Infant/Child CPR
Tuesday, July 12• 5:30-8:30pm
Learn how to save a life! This course, endorsed by the National Safety Council, will instruct students in lifesaving techniques for infants and children.  Certification will be received upon completion of this 3-hour course.  Non-rundable program fee: $35.00. Register
 
Tinker Thinker Volunteers
Wednesday, July 13• 2:45-3:45pm
Teens will help children explore art and science activities to express creativity and build problem solving skills. Each teen will receive one hour of community service. Register
 
Water Balloon Flip Flops
Saturday, July 16• 11-Noon
Do you want to add color and texture to your plain and boring flip flops? If so, join us for this simple summer craft.  Please bring a pair of flip flops with you and all other materials will be provided. Register
 
Field Day Volunteers
Tuesday, July 19• 10:00-11:00am
Bring yourself back to elementary school by assisting young children in field day activities.  Each participant will receive one hour of community service. Register
 
Non-Contact Sports Injuries and the Adolescent Athlete
Tuesday, July 19• 7:00-8:00pm
Presented by Inner Strength Sports Conditioning's Jim Fanara, CSCS; Jim will review factors contributing to the increased risk of knee, elbow, shoulder and back injuries.  He will also cover how to identify the "At-Risk" athlete, thereby providing a framework for parents and coaches to assess who is most at-risk.  Other topics include why post-surgery physical therapy clearance is not necessarily a green light for immediate return to competition. Register
 
Library Buddies Volunteers
Friday, July 29• 10:45-11:45am
Earn community service by being paired with a young child to assist him/her with reading and an art project.  All participants will receive one hour of community service. 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
 
 
 
 
 

Staff Pick

The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan
Offers insight into food consumption in the twenty-first century, explaining how an abundance of unlimited food varieties reveals the responsibilities of consumers to protect their health and the environment.

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)

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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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