Welcome to The Smithtown Library!

Commack Branch
Kings Park Branch
Nesconset Branch
Smithtown Main Building

Library Budget Vote and Trustee Election

The Library Budget Vote and Trustee Election will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 9:30am to 9:00pm.

Nesconset Branch Teen Programs

SAT Review 
Thursdays, September 7, 14, 21 and 28• 6:00-8:30pm 
Over 2 million students will be taking the SAT 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
Cupcake Wars 
Friday, September 22• 4:00-5:15pm
Compete against each other to create cupcakes that fit into different themes! Bring your creativity, imagination and your sweet tooth and we will supply the rest! Who will impress our panel of judges and win the ultimate Cupcake War? (This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies). Register 
Homework Helpers
Thursdays, October 5, 12, 19 and 26• 4:30-5:30pm
Volunteers 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. You must register for each date you wish to volunteer after submitted an application.
College Essay Writing Workshop 
Thursday, October 5• 6:30-8:00pm
Don't be afraid of the college essay! This 90-minute session will give students a chance to breakthrough writer's block, read successful student models, revise ideas, get constructive criticism and understand what a polished final draft should look like before it's sent to schools. Taught by Robert J Kuletsky, a local high school English Teacher. No fee. Space is limited. Register
Pretzel Candy Spider Webs
Friday, October 20• 4:30-5:30pm
We will create edible spider webs using pretzels, white chocolate and sprinkles. Each participant will go home with 2 spider webs. Register
Zombie Makeup Workshop
Thursday, October 26• 6:00-8:00pm
Join us for this two hour hands-on workshop that will focus on expression and creativity. You will go over the procedure for turning yourself into a zombie, step-by-step. A permission slip or disclosure form must be signed to attend this program. Register
Harry Potter Party
Thursday, October 26• 6:00-8:00pm
Celebrate all things Harry Potter! Join us for magical crafts, snacks and activities. Feel free to come dressed as your favorite character. Register





Staff Pick

Pictures at a Revolution Five Movies and The Birth of the New Hollywood by Mark Harris
Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood by Mark Harris. In 1967 a cultural revolution hit Hollywood with the force of a tsunami, and the landscape of filmmaking was altered forever.

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:
9:30am - 9:00pm
Friday: 9:30am - 6:00pm
Friday: 9:30am - 9:00pm
(Smithtown only)
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
(September - May;
Smithtown & Commack only)


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 un-needed eyeglasses for recycling through the Suffolk Cooperative Library System's services for the sight-impaired.  glasses
The Library is no longer accepting cell phones for recycling.


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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

Kings Park Branch

One Church Street
Kings Park, NY 11754

Nesconset Branch

148 Smithtown Boulevard
Nesconset, NY 11767

Smithtown Main Building

One North Country Road
Smithtown, NY 11787