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Books

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eBooks for adults, teens & children 
EbscoEbooks   EBSCO eBooks: Non-fiction eBooks
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Audiobooks

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for adults, teens & children
oneclickdigital   OneClickdigital: Downloadable
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:

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Book Discussion Groups

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Looking to join a book discussion group?
We have several to choose from at The Smithtown Library.

Click here for a complete list of book discussion groups. 

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Kings Park Branch Teen Programs

Geeks and Nerds Everywhere
Tuesday, February 17 • 7:00-8:00pm
Tuesday, March 24 • 7:00-8:00pm
Calling all geeks and nerds! Join us at our monthly meetings. All fandoms are welcome at G.A.N.E. where we discuss graphic novels, movies, books and television shows. No registration required.
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Thursday, January 29• 4:00-5:00pm
Tuesday, February 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 attended Register
 
Book Bees
Monday, January 26 • 4:00-5:00pm The Madman’s Daughter by Megan Shepherd  CANCELLED
Thursday, February 26 • 4:00-5:00pm Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
Calling all teens! Join us for book discussion that’s all your own. You pick the books, you ask the questions. Register
 
Junior Makerspace Volunteers
Monday, February 9 • 3:45-4:45pm
Monday, March 16 • 3:45-4:45pm
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. Register
 
Teen Art Studio
Tuesday, February 10 • 4:00-5:00pm
This month we will use our painting and doodling skills to use decorating little ceramic owl banks. Make a realistic one or get creative and paint or draw something abstract. All materials will be provided. Register
 
Valentine Sweets for Teens
Thursday, February 12 • 4:00-5:00pm
Celebrate Valentine’s Day by making a sweet treat to eat or give to a special someone. We will be decorating plain cupcakes with all different kinds of delicious things. Please note: Please let staff know about any allergies when registering. Register
 
Junior LEGO® Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, March 11 • 3:45-4:45pm
Come and 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
 
Game on for Teens
Thursday, March 19 •4:00-5:00pm
Unplug and kick back with some really cool board games. Bring some friends and come and play games like 7 Wonders, King of Tokyo, Incan Gold and others. Register
 
Teen Art Studio
Thursday, March 26 • 4:00-5:00pm
Who says coloring is just for children? This month in Teen Art Studio we will be coloring old school velvet posters. Register

Staff Pick

 
cant we talk about something more pleasant
 
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 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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