Program List

Information On All Programs

Readers' Services Programs

Adult Summer Reading Club

Adult Summer Reading Club Kick-Off:

     Title Swap with Librarians.  Tuesday, June 3.  1:30 PM.

     Author Visit: Mary Beath Keane.  Tuesday, June 3.  7 PM.

Beach Reads Evening Title Swap.  Wednesday, July 2.  7 PM.

Adult Summer Reading Club Wrap-Up Party:

     Author Visit: Sarah Beth Durst.  Wednesday, August 13.  7 PM.


Afternoon Book Club

The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri.  Tuesday, May 27.  1:30 PM.

The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck.  Tuesday, June 24.  1:30 PM.

     Book to Film: The Grapes of Wrath (1940).  Friday, June 27.  2 PM.

Young Adult Special Discussion: Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein.  Tuesday, July 22.  1:30 PM.

The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro.  Tuesday, August 26.  1:30 PM.


Evening Book Club

The Manor: Three Centuries at a Slave Plantation on Long Island by Mac Griswold.  Tuesday, May 13.  7:30 PM.

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.  Tuesday, June 10.  7:30 PM.

     Book to Film: The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939).  Thursday, June 5.  1 PM.

World War I Centennial Commemoration Program: All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque.  Tuesday, July 8.  7:30 PM.

     Film Showing: War Horse (2011).  Tuesday, July 29.  1 PM.

The End of the Point by Elizabeth Graver.  Tuesday, August 5.  7:30 PM.


20 & 30-Something Book Club

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline.  Monday, June 9.  7 PM.

20 & 30-Something Title Swap.  Monday, July 14.  7 PM.


Title Swap with Librarians

Title Swap with Librarians.  Tuesday, June 3.  1:30 PM.

Beach Reads Evening Title Swap.  Wednesday, July 2.  7 PM.

Concerts & Performances

2 tickets per SSD household for the first week.
The library doors and theater doors open 30 minutes before Saturday evening performances.


icon From Jazz to Soul with Rhonda Denet.  Saturday, July 26.  7:30 PM.

     Tickets available Saturday, June 14.

icon Long Island Piano Duo Performs "Mostly Classics".  Saturday, August 9.  7:30 PM.

     Tickets available Saturday, June 28.

icon Lenny Nelson and The 405 Blues Band.  Saturday, August 23.  7:30 PM.

     Tickets available Saturday, July 12.

icon In Words and Music: The Story of the Yiddish Theatre.  Sunday, September 14.  2 PM.

     Tickets available Saturday, August 2.

Previous Concerts & Performances

Lectures & Classes

icon 1939: From Novel to Screen - The British Influence.  Thursdays: June 5, July 3 and August 7.  1 PM.

icon Let's Chat.  Fridays: June 6, July 11 and August 1.  11 AM.

icon Italian Futurism Art Lecture.  Thursday, July 17.  2 PM.

icon Decorating the White House.  Thursday, July 24.  2 PM.

Clara Schumann: The Musician and the Woman.  Thursday, July 31.  2 PM.  canceled due to injury

icon Brooklyn Bridge Forever: A Monument in Stone and Steel.  Friday, August 1.  2 PM.

icon Zentangle® Workshop.  Friday, August 8.  2 PM.  

icon Dean Martin, Part 2: On His Own.  Thursday, August 14.  2 PM.

icon Tech Buddies.  Tuesday, August 19.  2 PM.  

icon Andrew Wyeth: Looking Out, Looking In.  Thursday, August 21.  2 PM.

icon Department of Assessment.  Friday, August 22.  1 PM.

icon Current Events in Perspective.  Wednesday, August 27.  2 PM.

icon Changes in our Lifetime.  Thursday, August 28.  2 PM.

Previous Lectures & Classes

Bus Trips

Checks Only.  No Refunds.  Open to Everyone.
In Person Registration Only.


icon 9/11 Museum and Memorial.  Thursday, September 18.  8:15 AM - 6:30 PM.

Exercise Classes

No refunds available after classes begin.

icon Summer Schedule


Yoga is for You.  Tuesdays, June 10 - August 5.  10:15 AM.  

Yoga for Relaxation.  Tuesdays, June 17 - August 19.  6:15 PM.  

Meditation.  Tuesdays, June 17 - August 29.  7:30 PM.  canceled

Simply Fit.  Wednesdays, June 18 - August 13.  1:15 PM.  

Zumba.  Mondays, June 30 - August 18.  9:15 AM.  

Previous Exercise Classes

Defensive Driving Classes

Online Classes Available

Registration is ongoing at the Information Desk.  Not available for online registration.


AARP Smart Driver Class.  Saturday, August 16.  9:30 AM - 4:45 PM.

Previous Defensive Driving Classes

Syosset Cinema

All movies are open seating - first come, first served - and are free.
Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

icon Summer Schedule


Life of a King.  Friday, July 25.  2 PM.

War Horse.  Tuesday, July 29.  1 PM.

Goodbye, Mr. Chips.*  Thursday, August 7.  1 PM.

The Monuments Men.  Friday, August 15.  2 PM.

Gravity.  Friday, August 29.  2 PM.


* Film Series: 1939 - From Novel to Screen - The British Influence.

Previous Syosset Cinema

Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Today's Hours: 9 AM - 9 PM

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      • Friday: 10 AM to 6 PM
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