Upcoming Adult Programs

The Bintel Brief
Thursday, May 28, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe, author, humorist, and columnist, entertains us with a talk on The Bintel Brief, a regular column in the Jewish Daily Forward that served as a newcomers' guide to America for immigrants. Audience participation is encouraged as she shares several of the letters from the column and also discusses the kinds of letters people would write in 2015.

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Movie: Foxcatcher
Friday, May 29, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

When wealthy John du Pont (Steve Carell) invites Olympic wrestler Mark Schultz (Channing Tatum) to move to his estate and help form a wrestling team for the 1988 Olympics, Mark sees a way to step out of the shadow of his charismatic brother, Dave (Mark Ruffalo). However, du Pont begins to lead Mark down a dark road, causing the athlete's self-esteem to slip. Meanwhile, du Pont becomes fixated on bringing Dave into the fold, eventually propelling all three toward an unforeseen tragedy.

2014, Rated: R, 134 min.

AARP Smart Driver Class
Saturday, May 30, 2015
9:30 AM - 4:45 PM

The fee is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members, payable by check only, to AARP. Limited to SSD residents and NYS Driver's License holders only.  Registration is ongoing at the Information Desk, in person only, with the exception of spouses.  Call 516-921-7161 ext. 233 or 210 for more information.

Upcoming Kids' Programs

Homemade Hot Pretzel Making
Friday, May 29, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades 3-5. Learn how to make homemade hot pretzels from scratch. Children will measure, mix, knead, and shape their pretzel and then, bring them home to bake. Limited registration begins Thursday, May 14.

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Alice in Wonderland Craft
Wednesday, Jun 10, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Ages 3 and up with a caregiver. Drop in and make a fun Alice craft while supplies last. No registration required. Hosted in cooperation with the Town of Oyster Bay's program Oyster Bay Reads.

PlayHooray! Kids
Saturday, Jun 13, 2015
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

6 months to 5 years with a caregiver. Get ready to sing, dance and play!  No siblings, please. Limited registration begins Wednesday, May 27.

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Upcoming Teen Programs

Teen Advisory Board
Thursday, May 28, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

In Teen Space. Earn community service hours! No registration required. Free. Refreshments.

SAT Practice Exam
Saturday, Jun 06, 2015
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Presented by Chyten Test Prep. Exam on Saturday, June 6. Parents and students evaluate test results on Monday, June 15. 7-8 PM. For 10th and 11th graders only. Registration begins Monday, May 18.

SAT Practice Exam (Results Evaluation)
Monday, Jun 15, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Presented by Chyten Test Prep. Exam on Saturday, June 6. Parents and students evaluate test results on Monday, June 15. 7-8 PM. For 10th and 11th graders only. 

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Today's Hours: 9 AM - 9 PM


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