We have several to choose from at The Smithtown Library.
Click here for a complete list of book discussion groups.
Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?, a graphic memoir of caring for aging parents by popular New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast, is both heartbreaking and bitingly funny. The book has topped the Best Books of 2014 lists in Newsday, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and has been named a finalist for the National Book Award in Nonfiction.
Book A Librarian
Any Smithtown Library cardholder can make an appointment with a librarian for one-on-one training in various library and computer topics. We offer 30 minute sessions in the following areas:
- Using the Library Catalog - Introduction to Library Databases - Downloadable eBooks and/or Audiobooks - eReader and Tablet Demonstrations - Introduction to Social Networking sites - And more!
For information or to make an appointment, please call the Smithtown Main Building at 360-2480, ext. 120.
We also offer Book a Children's Librarian. For more information call the Smithtown Main Building at 360-2480 ext. 140 or the Commack Branch at 360-2480 ext. 340.
Library staff may take photographs or video recordings at Library programs for use in publicity. This includes use in our Newsletter, website, Facebook or Twitter pages. Please inform us if you do not want photos or videos taken of you or your child.
All Branches of The Smithtown Library collect the following items for recycling:
- Non-rechargeable Batteries
- Cell Phones
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The Smithtown Library
Long Island's Largest Library Serving the Communities of Smithtown: Commack, Fort Salonga, Hauppauge, Head of the Harbor, Kings Park, Nesconset, Nissequogue, Saint James, Smithtown, Village of the Branch
3 Indian Head Road Commack, NY 11725 631-360-2480 Map
Kings Park Branch
One Church Street Kings Park, NY 11754 631-360-2480 Map
148 Smithtown Boulevard Nesconset, NY 11767 631-360-2480 Map
Smithtown Main Building
One North Country Road Smithtown, NY 11787 631-360-2480 Map