Food, Programs

A Mano Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Now you can make your own A Mano Baking Company’s Signature Quarter Pound Chocolate Chip Cookies! Bake these delicious treats alongside a video with helpful tips directly from the bakers and owners, Angela and Anthony. This is the first sweet… Continue Reading…

Film, Reading

Book Review: Ten Steps to Nanette

Ten Steps to Nanette: A Memoir Situation Written By: Hannah Gadsby Available as: Book, eAudiobook (Libby) Feature Image Found On: GoodReads Review: Much like Hannah Gadsby’s comedic work, her memoir made me laugh out loud, then choke down a sob, and then laugh more… Continue Reading…

History, News and Information

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month recognizes the contributions and influence of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States. You can learn more and explore some wonderful resources with this… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film

Film Review: Captain Fantastic

Captain Fantastic Directed By: Matt Ross Released: 2016 Rated: R Available on Kanopy: https://www.kanopy.com/en/lindenhurstlibrary/video/5633108 Review: This film is a masterpiece of character. Despite having a large family at the center of the film, each actor brings the power of character… Continue Reading…

News and Information, Sustainability

Happy Earth Day!

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Earth Day has been a recognized event since 1970. The theme of Earth Day 2022 is “Invest in Our Planet“. You can learn more about the impact of Earth Day, as well as ways to celebrate the Earth every day… Continue Reading…

Local History

When Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig barnstormed against Addie Klein’s Lindy Nine

Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig were good friends and enjoyed visiting Lindenhurst to dine and fish at Barnacle Bill’s restaurant and docks on Montauk Highway along with other teammates. One of their fishing buddies was Addie Klein, the manager of… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, News and Information

Brainfuse: Resume Reboot Workshop

Brainfuse is hosting a Resume Reboot Workshop with Ashley Watkins, a certified resume expert, on April 21, 2022 at 5pm. Registration is required for all participants. Brainfuse has several aspects that make it a wonderful resource for tutoring, job searches,… Continue Reading…

Programs, Reading

One Island One Book: Long Island Reads 2022

Long Island Reads began in 2002 and is an Island-wide reading initiative intended to bring together readers from across Nassau and Suffolk Counties to discuss a book and participate in library-sponsored activities and events associated with it! Learn more about… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Local History, News and Information

Check Out our Lindenhurst Digital Photo Collection!

You can now explore images from Lindenhurst History on our Between the Shelves Blog! Explore the people, places, and history that has made Lindenhurst what it is today. Just click on the ‘Lindenhurst Digital Photo Collection’ tab at the top… Continue Reading…

Reading

April is National Poetry Month

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Created by the Academy of American Poets in April 1996, National Poetry Month was made to remind us that poets have an integral role to play in our culture and that poetry matters! Check out some of the resources below… Continue Reading…

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