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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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Smithtown Main Teen Programs

Star Trek I-Spy Volunteers 
Mondays, May 2, 9, 16 & 23 • 3:30-5:00 pm
Help us transform a blank 4'x8' foamcore poster board into a remarkable artwork celebrating the 50th anniversary of Star Trek. Teen volunteers will plan the artwork's design, comb through various resources to selct images, sketch and trace inconic images onto the poster board then add color and creativity to the artwork. The finished artwork will be the subject of an I-Spy competition when displayed thoughout the month of July in the Smithtown branch's lower level. Volunteers will receive a community service confirmation form. Register
 
Top Ten Mistakes Students Make on Their College Application Essays
Wednesday, May 4 • 7:00-8:00 pm
Randy Levin (MA in English MFA in Creative Writing) is a former high school English teacher and resume and interview instructor for the New York State Department of Labor. His college application essay presentations are content driven, extremely informative and entertaining. Gain a clear understanding of the essay process with Mr. Levin as he demonstates how you may set yourself apart from other students. All students, parents and educators are welcome. This program is part of The Smithtown Library's Academic Advisory Series. Register
 
So You Wanna Be a Computer Scientist?
Wednesday, May 11 • 7:00-8:00 pm
Do you wonder how Google and Facebook were really created? Do you like Math? Are you considering a career in computer and information science? Then don't miss Drs. Balasubramanian and Borodin (Stony Brook University) as they share their experiences working as computer scientists and tell you how to prepare for a career working with computers. Register

 
 

Staff Pick

Loot: The Battle over the Stolen Treasures of the Ancient World
Loot: The Battle over the Stolen Treasures of the Ancient World by Sharon Waxman, former culture reporter for The New York Times and longtime foreign correspondent, evaluates the debate over the ownership of great works of ancient art, documenting how countries where ancient civilizations originated are taking Western museums to court to force the return of priceless objects.

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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