Welcome to The Smithtown Library!

Commack Branch
Kings Park Branch
Nesconset Branch
Smithtown Main Building

End of the Year Memory Jar

End of the Year Memory Jar

Nesconset Building Teen Programs

Homework Helpers
Thursdays, November 30• 4:30-5:30pm
Thursdays, December 7, 14 and 21• 4:30-5:30pm
Thursdays, January 4, 11, 18 and 25• 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.
Gingerbread Houses for Teens 
Tuesday, December 12• 7:00-8:00pm
Create your very own Gingerbread House using a variety of candies and icings. Register
Paper Circuits-Holiday Cards Edition
Thursday, December 14• 7:00-8:00pm
Learn about circuitry basics using paper, flexible conductive material and lights. Make your own light-up holiday greeting cards with a special switch that electrifies an LED. Register
Chess Buddies Volunteers
Thursday, December 28• 6:30-7:30pm
Teach younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer. There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Each teen will receive one hour of community service. Register
Library Buddies Volunteers
Friday, December 29• 10:45-11:45pm
Earn community service by being paired with a young child to assist him/her with reading and an art project. Each teen will receive one hour of community service. Register
Super Bowl Party with Chef Rob Scott
Monday, January 8• 6:30-7:30pm
Get pumped for the big game! Enjoy some Super Bowl snacks and play some indoor football games. Register
Cupcake Wars
Monday, January 8• 6:30-7:30pm
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 
SAT Review Class
Thursdays, January 18 and 25 and February 1 and 8• 6:00-8:00pm
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 study materials. Fee: $88 per person. Register
Teen Trivia 
Friday, January 26• 4:30-5:30pm
Think you know pop culture and trivia? Come put your knowledge to the test! Join us for snacks, prizes and little-known facts. Register





Staff Pick

The Last of the Doughboys: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World War by Richard Rubin
Collected over ten years, Richard Rubin's book features interviews with the last remaining World War I veterans, aged 101 to 113, to paint a picture of a time and a generation that, despite memorials and history lessons, is quickly fading away.

Volunteers Needed

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The Friends of The Smithtown Library is an independent, non-profit organization of concerned people who support The Smithtown Library through fundraising activities and volunteer services. Volunteer with the Friends and help make a difference!

Click here for a membership application.

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 Building

3 Indian Head Road
Commack, NY 11725

Kings Park Building

One Church Street
Kings Park, NY 11754

Nesconset Building

148 Smithtown Boulevard
Nesconset, NY 11767

Smithtown Main Building

One North Country Road
Smithtown, NY 11787