Upcoming Adult Programs

Title Swap with Librarians
Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

To celebrate the start of the Adult Summer Reading Club, the Readers' Services Department will hold a special Title Swap. Librarians and patrons will share favorite titles and you will leave with a great summer reading list! No registration required. Free.

English Conversation Group
Wednesday, Sep 03, 2014
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Join experienced ESL teacher Benita Miller as she helps you learn and practice practical English. 6 sessions. Fee: $5 cash for English Literacy Newspaper. Registration for SSD residents begins Wednesday, August 18.

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Lilly: Palm Beach, Tropical Glamour and the Birth of a Fashion Legend
Thursday, Sep 04, 2014
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Author and magazine journalist Kathryn Livingston will present a slideshow and discuss LILLY, the first-ever published biography of Long Island-born Lilly Pulitzer, whose private life and career path are every bit as colorful and exciting as her famous print designs. Books will be available for sale by the Friends of the Syosset Library.

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Upcoming Kids' Programs

PlayHooray! Kids
Saturday, Sep 06, 2014
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Get ready to sing, dance and play!  No siblings, please.  6 months to 5 years with a caregiver.  Registration begins Monday, August 18.

Tot's Night Out
Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Enjoy an evening of crafts, movement activities and songs with your child. Ages 18 months to 5 years (not yet in Kindergarten) with a caregiver. Registration begins Wednesday, August 27. No siblings, please.

Pirate Craft
Friday, Sep 19, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Ages 3 and up with a caregiver. Drop in and make a fun pirate craft, while supplies last, to celebrate International Talk like a Pirate Day. Aargh!

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Upcoming Teen Programs

SAT vs. ACT: Insightful Strategies / Techniques
Monday, Sep 08, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Presented by Bob Axelrod of SCOREBUILDERS. Bob will review the content, skill sets and effective preparation required for each section of each test and share sample problems with successful approaches.  The proposed changes to the SAT format for 2016 will also be discussed.  Registration for SSD residents begins Monday, August 18.

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SAT/ACT Practice Exam
Saturday, Sep 13, 2014
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Presented by Chyten Test Prep. Exam on Saturday, September 13. Parents and students evaluate test results on Monday, September 22. Registration begins on Monday, August 18 for SSD residents.

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Common App Essay Writing
Monday, Sep 15, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

With Melissa Lamb Assael. This workshop will provide a systematic and analytical approach to tackling the common application essay/personal statement questions. Open to teens and parents. Registration begins on Monday, August 18 for SSD residents.

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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014
Today's Hours: 9 AM - 9 PM


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    Syosset, NY 11791

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        Syosset, NY 11791-5897

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