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 buildings.  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

Book Buddies Teen Volunteers
Wednesday, September 14 • 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. Teens will earn one hour of community service for participating. Register
 
Art Buddies Volunteers
Monday, September 19 • 4:00-5:00pm
Enjoy earing 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
 
Science Buddies Volunteers
Saturday, September 24 • 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
  
Teen Art Studio
Thursday, September 29 • 7:00-8:00pm
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in our Teen Art Studio. This month we will be making buttons and bookmarks. All materials will be provided. Register

Teen Art Studio
Monday, October 17 • 7:00-8:00pm
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in our Teen Art Studio.  This month we will be making buttons and bookmarks.  All materials will be provided. Register
 
Craft Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, October 19 • 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service credit by assisting younger children in making a seasonal craft. Teens receive an hour of community service for participating.  Register
 
Zombie Cookies
Thursday, October 20 • 7:00-8:00pm
Come make these adorably delicious scary zombie cookies! Teens will create three fully decorated zombie cookies and take them home in a bakery box.  Please note: Please inform staff of any allergies when registering for this program. Register
 
Art Buddies Volunteers
Monday, October 24 • 4:00-5:00pm
Enjoy earing 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
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Thursday, October 27 • 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
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Monday, November 7• 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
 
Video Game Design for Teens
Thursdays, November 10, 17 • 6:00-8:00pm
In this hands-on class, you will get an introduction to the basics of video game creation.  Learn how to design a video game and create a program.  We will compile the finished program and learn how to make changes and correct errors. Register
 
Teen Art Studio
Monday, November 14 • 4:00-5:00pm
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in our Teen Art Studio.  This month we will be making mugs.  All materials will be provided. Register
 
Junior LEGO® Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, November 16 • 4:00-5:00pm
Be paired with a younger child and help him/her with their LEGO® creation.  Teens will earn one hour of community service for participating in this program.  Register
 
Science Buddies Volunteers
Saturday, November 19 • 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, November 28 • 4:00-5:00pm
Enjoy earing 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
 
Science Buddies Volunteers
Saturday, December 3 • 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
 
Teen Art Studio
Wednesday December 7 • 7:00-8:00pm
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in our Teen Art Studio.  This month we will be making snow globes.  All materials will be provided. Register
 
Art Buddies Volunteers
Monday, December 12 • 4:00-5:00pm
Enjoy earing 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
 
Book Buddies Teen Volunteers
Wednesday, December 14 • 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.  Teens will earn one hour of community service for participating. Register
 
Winter Landscape
Thursday, December 15 • 7:00-8:00pm
Teens will enjoy creating this mixed media painting which combines mini wire trees, sand, glue, paint and crystals. Imagine a winter forest with trees, a snowman and whatever else your imagination comes up with. This mixed media project is fun and engaging for all participants. Register
 
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

 

Staff Pick

The War That Made America: A Short History of the French and Indian War by Fred Anderson
Examines how the French and Indian War of the mid-eighteenth century had a definitive impact on history, tracing how it served to overturn the balance of power on two continents and laid the groundwork for the American Revolution.

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 Reference Desk at any branch.

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.

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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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