Effective May 25, The Smithtown Library will no longer be open on Sundays for the summer.  Sunday hours will resume on Sunday, September 7, 2014.

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Free Downloads

Books

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eBooks for adults, teens & children 
EbscoEbooks   EBSCO eBooks: Non-fiction eBooks
(Login with your library card)

Audiobooks

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for adults, teens & children
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audiobooks from Recorded Books

Video & Music

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indie films anytime, anywhere.  

Apps & Software

Help

Need help downloading digital content onto your portable device? Give The Smithtown Library a call at 631-360-2480 for assistance, or try one of these helpful websites:

Get instructions for downloading to the most popular devices:

Discounted Tickets to the Bronx Zoo

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Are you a Smithtown Library card holder and planning a trip to the Bronx Zoo?
 
The Smithtown Library is offering discounted tickets to the Bronx Zoo. For more information, click here

Kings Park Branch Teen Programs

Battle of the Books
Thursday, July  31 • 3:30-5:00pm 
Tuesday, August 5 • 3:30-5:00pm 
Thursday, August 7 • 3:30-5:00pm
This County-wide competition is intended for young adults who will be entering grades 6-9 in September of 2014. Teens must read 8 books and answer trivia questions about the books. Tryouts will determine who will make the final team of 6. The titles will be released on June 2 at our informational meeting. Register
 
Teen Gardening Club
Tuesday, August 5 • 6:30-7:30pm
Mondays, August 11, 18, 25 • 4:30-5:30pm
During this 15 week club, teens will get their hands dirty as they install and tend a new vegetable garden at the Kings Park Library. We will also learn many aspects of gardening while tending to the beautiful butterfly garden out front. Community service hours will be awarded for hours worked in the gardens.  Please dress appropriately for working outside.  Thank you to the Kings Park Hardware store for supporting our Teen Gardening Club. Register
 
 
Video Game Design
Tuesdays, August 5, 12 • 6:00-8:00pm
In this hands-on class, teens will get an introduction to the basics of video game creation. Learn how to design a video game and write a program. Teens will construct rooms and doorways, add a player, objects, textures, colors, lighting and more. We will compile the finished program and learn how to make changes and correct errors. Teens will use a free program that can be accessed after the second session of the program has been completed. A free tutorial will also be available to continue working after the class. Register
 
Book Buddies 
Wednesday, August 6 • 3:00-4:00pm
Wednesdays, August 13, 20, 27 • 3:30-4:00pm
Earn community service by reading to a younger book buddy.  It is a rewarding experience that you won't want to miss.  Please note: There is a mandatory 30 minute training for teens on the first session. Register
 
Geeks and Nerds Everywhere
Tuesdays, August 12, 26 • 4:00-5:00pm
Calling all geeks and nerds! Join us at our twice monthly meetings. All fandoms are welcome at G.A.N.E. where we discuss graphic novels, movies, books and television shows. No registration required.
 
Book Bees
Thursday, August 14 • 4:00-5:00pm
If I Stay by Gayle Forman
Calling all teens! Join us for book discussion that’s all your own.  You pick the books, you ask the question. Register
 
Teen Art Studio
Thursday, August 28 • 4:00-5:00pm
Inspired by the famous artist Mondrian we will be making our version of modern art with bright bold colors this month in our Teen Art Studio.  This project could be messy, so dress appropriately. Register

 

 

Database of the Month

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CQ Researcher report offers up-to-date, in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy. If your library card begins with 2, enter barcode in its entirety. If your library card begins with 0, enter 2, barcode number, and add a 0 at the end.
 

Summer Concert Series

2014 concerts
 
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 Click here for the 2014 Dennis Cannataro Family Summer Concert Series schedule.

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, Facebook or Twitter pages. Please inform us if you do not want photos or videos taken of you or your child.

Recycle Station

All Branches of The Smithtown Library collect the following items for recycling:
 
- Non-rechargeable Batteries
- Cell Phones
- Eyeglassesrecycle

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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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