Welcome to The Smithtown Library!

Commack Branch
Kings Park Branch
Nesconset Branch
Smithtown Main Building

3D Printers at The Smithtown Library

 

Thank you to the Friends of The Smithtown Library for donating 3D Printers to each of our Library branches.  Patrons can submit requests to have a designed printed.  These requests are reviewed to ensure they comply with the Library's policy, then sent to the requested pick-up location for printing. 

To view our policy and request form, click here.

To submit a request online, click here. 

For further details, please call the Reference Desk at any of our branches.

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Kings Park Branch Teen Programs

Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Thursday, December 29 • 7:00-8:00pm
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year. Teens in grades 6-12 will receive community service credit for each program. Register
 
Craft Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, January 11• 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by assisting younger children in making a seasonal craft. Each teen will receive one hour of community service for participating. Register
 
Science Buddies Volunteers
Saturday, January 14 • 3:00-4:00pm
Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children together to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Each teen will receive one hour of community service for participating. Register
 
Art Buddies Volunteers
Monday, January 23 • 4:00-5:00pm
Enjoy earning community service by spending an afternoon paired with a younger child for some art projects. Each teen will receive one hour of community service for participating. Register
 
Teen Art Studio
Tuesday, January 24 • 7:00-8:00pm
Enjoy a relaxing time in our Teen Art Studio. This month we will explore clay. All materials will be provided. Register
 
Science Buddies Volunteers
Saturday, February 11 • 3:00-4:00pm
Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children together to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Teens receive an hour of community service for participating. Register
 
Art Buddies Volunteers
Monday, February 13 • 4:00-5:00pm
Enjoy earning community service by spending an afternoon paired with a younger child for some art projects. Teens receive an hour of community service for participating. Register
 
Fondue for Teens
Tuesday, February 14 • 4:00-5:00pm
Come and enjoy a chocolate fondue night just for teens. We will be dipping pretzels, marshmallows and other delicious treats into chocolate. Please note: Please inform the library of any food allergies when registering. Register
 
Junior LEGO® Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, February 15 • 4:00-5:00pm
Be paired with a younger child and help them with their LEGO® creation. Teens will earn one hour of community service for participating in this program. Register
 
Teen Art Studio
Tuesday, February 21 • 7:00-8:00pm
Enjoy a relaxing time in our Teen Art Studio. This month we will be coloring. All materials will be provided. Register

Nesconset Branch Teen Programs

 
 
SAT Review
Tuesdays, December 13, 20 and January 10 and 17• 6:00-8:30pm
Over 2 million students will be taking the SAT's this year; if you're one of them, how prepared are you? This indispensable four-week course will be led by long-time SAT instructors.  Includes a study book.  Fee: $88 per person. Register
 
Young Adult Paint Night 
Thursday, January 19• 7:00-8:30pm 
This is a painting class for teens who want to learn the basics of painting.  In this class you will be shown step-by-step how to create your own masterpiece that you can be proud of and take home at the end of the night.  Fee: $5.00. Register
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Tuesday, January 24• 7:00-8:00pm
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year. Teens will receive community service credit for each program. Register
 
Homework Helpers
Thursdays, February 2, 9, and 16• 4:30-5:30pm
Volunteers in grades 9-12 will work one-on-one with children in grades K-5 assisting them with homework and studying.  All volunteers must submit an application and a letter of recommendation prior to the start of the program.  The application is available at both the Adult and Children's Reference Desks at the Nesconset Branch.  Each teen will receive one hour of community service. 
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Thursday, February 9• 6:30-7:30pm
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year. Teens will receive community service credit for each program. Register
 
Galentine's Day
Saturday, February 11• 11:00-Noon 
Come join us for a morning of pampering, as we create our own DIY bath bombs and body scrubs. Since we will be using essential oils, please note any allergies upon registration. Register
 
Recycled CD Art
Friday, February 24•  4:30-5:15pm
Transform recycled CD's into a unique piece of art. Register
 
 

 

 

 

Commack Branch Teen Programs

 

Chess Buddies Volunteers
Friday, January 13 • 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by teaching younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer! There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Register

Teen Craft Night
Wednesday, January 18 • 4:00-4:45pm
Teens will be able to choose from a variety of crafts to create and take home! Register

Teen Coloring Café
Friday, January 20• 3:00-4:00pm
Join the latest craze… coloring! We will be coloring Mandala designs, listening to music and enjoying snacks! All materials provided by the Library. Register

Book Buddies Teen Volunteers
Tuesday, January 24 • 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service by reading to a younger book buddy.  It is a rewarding experience that you won't want to miss.

Chess Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, January 25 • 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by teaching younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer! There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Register

Teen Coloring Café
Wednesday, February 1• 3:00-3:45pm
Join the latest craze… coloring! We will be coloring Mandala designs, listening to music and enjoying snacks! All materials provided by the Library. Register

Chess Buddies Volunteers
Friday, February 10 • 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by teaching younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer! There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Register

Junior LEGO® Buddies Volunteers
Friday, February 17 •4:00-5:00pm
Be paired with a younger child and help them with their LEGO® creation.  Register

Junior MakerSpace Volunteers
Tuesday, February 21 • 4:00-5:00pm
Join this volunteer program and help young children tinker in this one of a kind lab that explores science, simple mechanics, elements of design and other creative projects.  Each teen will be paired with child to make a unique creation.  Each teen will receive one hour of community service.

Chess Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, February 22 • 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by teaching younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer! There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Register

Teen Craft Night
Friday, February 24 • 3:15-4:00pm
Teens will be able to choose from a variety of crafts to create and take home! Register

Book Buddies Volunteers
Monday, February 27• 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service by reading to a younger book buddy who is in grade K-grade 2.  It is a rewarding experience that you won’t want to miss.

Staff Pick

I Am Brian Wilson: A Memoir by Brian Wilson with Ben Greenman

I Am Brian Wilson: A Memoir by Brian Wilson with Ben Greenman

As a co-founding member of the Beach Boys in the 1960s, Brian Wilson created some of the most groundbreaking and timeless popular music ever recorded. Derailed in the 1970s by mental illness, drug use, and the shifting fortunes of the band, Wilson came back again and again over the next few decades, surviving and - finally - thriving.

Click here to request a copy.

It's Tax Time Again!

You can find New York State tax forms and instructions here.

You can find Federal (IRS) tax forms and instructions here.

You can also order Federal tax forms and instructions directly from the IRS by calling 1-800-829-3676 or by clicking here.

 

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Library Hours

Monday - Thursday:
10:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
(September - May;
Smithtown & Commack only)

Photographs

man with cameraLibrary staff may take photographs or video recordings at Library programs for use in publicity. This includes use in our Newsletter, website and social media pages. Please inform us if you do not want photos or videos taken of you or your child.

Recycle Station

The Smithtown Library collects the following items for recycling cell phones & eyeglasses.
The Library no longer accepts batteries for recycling. The Town of Smithtown now allows residents to dispose of many household batteries in their garbage. For more information click here.

Disclaimer

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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

Commack Branch

3 Indian Head Road
Commack, NY 11725
631-360-2480
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Kings Park Branch

One Church Street
Kings Park, NY 11754
631-360-2480
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Nesconset Branch

148 Smithtown Boulevard
Nesconset, NY 11767
631-360-2480
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Smithtown Main Building

One North Country Road
Smithtown, NY 11787
631-360-2480
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