Programs, Reading

SRC Tips and Tricks

Join us for an Ocean of Possibilities with our 2022 Summer Reading Program! You can register for the program and log your books on ReadSquared. Need help with registering? Check out our video tutorial below. There are several different ways… Continue Reading…

News and Information, Reading

Learn About Juneteenth

On June 19, 1865, federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas to take control of the state and ensure that all enslaved people be freed, despite this event taking place two and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863.… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Reading

Its Time to Try Audiobooks!

Audiobooks are having a moment with so many phenomenal releases in 2022. Plus, June is Audiobook Appreciation Month! Take some time and explore a new way to read. The library has several different ways to use audiobooks, check out some… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Programs, Reading

Summer Reading 2022: Oceans of Possibilities

Use ReadSquared to log and review books, complete missions and earn raffle tickets! Every book logged, review written and mission completed will earn you a raffle ticket for our Grand Prize Drawing. Plus we will hold raffles for biweekly prizes!… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Pop Culture, Reading

Happy Pride Month!

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Pride Month celebrates the LGBTQIA+ Community and honors the Stonewall Uprising of 1969. You can learn more and explore some wonderful resources with this site! Check out the post below for more resources, as well as book and film recommendations.… 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…

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…

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…

Reading

Book Review: Demystifying Disability

Demystifying Disability: What to Know, What to Say, and How to Be an Ally Written By: Emily Ladau Available as: Book, eAudiobook (Libby) Feature Image Found On: OtherPPL Review: An estimated 15% of the global population live with disabilities. Demystifying Disability is a… Continue Reading…

Reading

Spring Reads

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Warmer weather is around the corner, and so are some of the year’s buzziest fiction releases! Use your library account to add these must-reads to your holds list via Overdrive or by asking a librarian! Click on any of the… Continue Reading…

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