Williston Park Library News
Carl DelVecchio Memorial Library
www.willistonparklibrary.org By: Donna McKenna
New titles added to the collection:
Fast Ice—Clive Cussler
Murder in an Irish Bookshop—Carlene O’Connor
Last Queen: Elizabeth II’s 70-year Battle to Save the House of Windsor—Clive Irving
Band of Sisters—Lauren Willig
Grace & Steel: Dorothy, Barbara, Laura and the Women of the Bush Dynasty—J. Randy Taraborrelli
Everything After—Jill Santopolo
Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing & the Future of the Human Race—Walter Isaacson
Lost Apothecary—Sarah Penner
Moral Compass—Danielle Steel
The Williston Park Library is again partnering with LI Cares/16th Assembly District’s Legislative annual pet drive. The drive, which will run during the month of April, will help local soup kitchens and food pantries meet the needs of struggling families with pets. The most needed items are bags of dry dog and cat food, canned dog and cat food, cat box litter, treats, and toys. All food must be unopened and in its original packaging.
A donation box will be available inside the Library. Thank you for your support.
Our Daily Hours Are:
Open for Browsing: Monday-Friday: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Vestibule Pick-Up: Monday-Friday: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Browsing & Vestibule Pickup: Saturday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
“Open for Browsing” means you can come inside, walk around the Library, and look for books and other items. Please limit your time to 1 hour. Only one family at a time will be permitted in the Children’s Room.
Items requested over the phone can be picked up in the Library vestibule.
Please maintain social distancing practices while in the Library.
All customers and staff are required to wear face coverings at all times while in the Library, per Executive Order 202.17. Face coverings must cover both your mouth and nose.
Congregating is not permitted.
Three computers are available for public use for a limit of 30 minutes.
Please return items in the outside book drops. For safety reasons, we cannot accept items returned inside the Library!
Thank you for cooperating with the guidelines we have in place to keep us all safe.
Reiki: April 15, 7 p.m. in the Assembly Room of Village Hall. $10 p/person, p/session.
Knitting Circle: April 22, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Assembly Room of Village Hall.
Long Island Reads Virtual Event: April 11, 2 p.m. The 2021 book selection is The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett. Free tickets on Eventbrite beginning March 1. Register via longislandreads.wordpress.com.
Winter Brook, Psychic Medium: Tuesday, April 20, 6 p.m. via Zoom. Email Chris at firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Login information TBA.
Book Discussion—April 21—7 p.m. via Zoom. Author Susan Conley will join the discussion via Zoom. Copies of Landslide will be available at the Circulation Desk.
Join Zoom Meeting https://adelphiuniversity.zoom.us/j/97873413611?pwd=cTVxMk1UR0NKOHJaV0tGdXVJOE9iZz09
Meeting ID: 978 7341 3611
Passcode: WPBookClub or just call 19292056099 and they will ask for the meeting id and password above.
Mama & Baby Garden Turtle Ceramic To-Go Craft–$25 per kit (cash only). Kits will be available the week on April 26. You Tube instructions will be included. Email email@example.com to register.
Virtual Funny Poetry Show: Saturday, April 24, 10:30-11:30 a.m. for children of all ages. Join poet and author Darren Sardelli as he brings poetry to life. Please register at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name, phone number and name/ages of children attending. The Zoom link will be sent upon registration.
Ceramic Crafts To Go–$10 p/craft (kittens and butterflies). Available while supplies last.
Please check our website willistonarklibrary.org for updates on all upcoming events.
Come into the Library for a free children’s craft every Monday for Take and Make Mondays