Location: Bayville, NY
There are 2 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.
34 School Street, Bayville, NY 11709
170 Buckram Road, Locust Valley, NY 11560
1395 Planting Fields Road, Oyster Bay, NY 11771
89 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY 11771
170 Forest Ave, Glen Cove, New York 11542
100 Crescent Beach Road, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2885
298 Crescent Beach Road, Glen Cove, New York 11542
440 West Neck Road, Huntington, NY 11743
4 Glen Cove Avenue, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2885
95 Harbor Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
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Sea Cliff Avenue, Sea Cliff, NY 11579
351 West Neck Road, Lloyd Harbor, NY 11743
50 Railroad Avenue, Glen Head, NY 11545
720 Northern Boulevard, Brookeville, NY 11548
720 Northern Blvd, Brookville, NY 11548
338 Main Street, Huntington, NY 11743
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315 Main St, Huntington, NY 11743
313 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743
East Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Rd., Old Greenwich, CT 06870
21 Mead Ave, Greenwich, CT 06830
1061 Boston Post Road, Rye, NY 10580
1 Merry Lane, Jericho, NY 11753
90 Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich, CT 06870
225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset, NY 11791
28 Arcadia Rd., Old Greenwich, CT 06870
It's Never to Late to Do Something New
Author Event, Author Signing
Local author Terrie Farley Moran
began her writing career in her late 50's. Come hear her story and enjoy a reading from her mystery book Well Read, Then Dead
raffles and a Q&A session, too! (added from Barnes & Noble)
Peter Thiel, Blake Masters
Blake Masters (added from Random House)
Kate Manning is the author of the critically acclaimed novel Whitegirl. A former documentary television producer and winner of two Emmy Awards, she has written for the New York Times, Glamour, and More magazine, among other publications. She has taught writing in the English Department at Bard High School Early College and lives with her family in New York City. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Brian Francis Slattery
, Wednesday, September 17 at 7pm
Brian Francis Slattery (added from Random House)
John Fusco is the author of Paradise Salvage, which was shortlisted for the Crime Writers’ Association’s Dagger Award for Best First Crime Novel. He has written ten major motion pictures, including Young Guns, Hidalgo, and the Academy Award-nominated Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron. Fusco is the creator of the upcoming Netflix Original Series Marco Polo and has also just written the long-awaited sequel to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. Most recently, he has adapted Paulo Coelho's The Alchemist for the Weinstein Company. He lives on a farm in Northern Vermont with his wife and son. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
This series of six , two hour sessions will help prepare you to take the S.A.T. in the Fall of 2014. Checks should be made payable to Melissa Bielawski. You must purchase the book " McGraw-Hill's S.A.T 2015 edition", at a cost of about $18, available from a book store or online sellers such as Amazon or BN.com . Please bring a calculator, pen, pencils & notebook to each class. Limited number of spots available.Registration begins August 27th. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
PAGE TURNERS Book Discussion
A RELIABLE WIFEby Robert Goolrick
Rural Wisconsin, 1907. In the bitter cold, wealthy businessman Ralph Truitt stands alone on a train platform waiting for the woman who has answered his advertisement for "a reliable wife." But when Catherine Land steps off the train from Chicago, she's not the "simple, honest woman" Ralph is expecting. Click here for discussion questions (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Book Discussion Group
The library's Book Club meets one Wednesday night each month at 7:00 P.M. Come enjoy our relaxed atmosphere as we discuss great books. The book for this month is Enrique's Journey, by Sonia Nazario. (added from Eventkeeper)
Author Visit: John Fusco, Dog Beach (HGR)
Wednesday, September 17, 7:30pm
Registration is required. Please register by clicking on the event on our Calendar at www.bryantlibrary.org
John Fusco has written ten major motion-pictures, including the Academy Award-nominated film, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, Young Guns, Hidalgo and the martial arts fantasy film, The Forbidden Kingdom. Fusco is the creator of the forthcoming Netflix Original Series, Marco Polo. His other upcoming projects include The Highwaymen starring Liam Neeson and Woody Harrelson, directed by John Lee Hancock and Last Train to Memphis about the early life of Elvis (in preproduction at Fox 2000). Fusco is currently in pre-production on The Shack based on the bestselling novel by William Paul Young. He has also just written the long-awaited sequel to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon as well as an adaptation of The Alchemist for The Weinstein Company. Please visit: http://www.john-fusco.com/.
Books will be available for purchase.
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Daytime Book Chat
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson (added from Eventkeeper)
Drop-in Computer Lab
Get hands on assistance with downloading audio books and eBooks using OverDrive, Library databases, Microsoft Office, Internet search, email,online forms and more with library staff every Tuesday 11 am-12 pm and Thursday 3-4 pm.
Categories: Computer Class
Training Center (added from RSS Feed)
Read, Cook, Eat: Food by Giada de Laurentis
This month we choose from Food by Giada de Laurentis. Sign up begins August 21, 2014.
Here's how it works!
• Choose a recipe from one of the cookbooks at the Reference Desk.
• That recipe will be yours, no one else can select it for the group.
• A Librarian will make a copy of your recipe to take home.
• Prepare your recipe and bring it to share at the meeting.
• Make one regular size recipe, there's no need to double up.
• Beverages will be served. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Celebration Book Party: Shirley Lauro’s THE RADIANT
Thursday, September 18, 2014, 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Celebration Book Party: Shirley Lauro’s “THE RADIANT” Starring Angelica Page, reprising her world premiere role as Mme. Marie Curie, in scenes from the play.
THE RADIANT -- a book signing party at the Drama Book Shop with refreshments and readings from the play which tells the thrilling story of Marie Curie, the love torn woman who discovered radium over one hundred years ago. (Complimentary admission)
About the Author: Shirley’s work first came to national attention with OPEN ADMISSIONS on Broadway, where it won 1 Tony nomination, 2 Drama Desk Awards, and was a N.Y. Times pick as one of the “Ten Best Plays of the Year”. OPEN ADMISSIONS received the Dramatists Guild Hull Warriner Award, a Samuel French Festival Award, and joined the works of Eudora Welty, Walt Whitman, and Langston Hughes in WRITING THROUGH LITERATURE. Her CBS TV adaptation starred Estelle Parsons, and Jane Alexander.
A PIECE OF MY HEART’S NY premiere was at Manhattan Theater Club with a World Premiere at Actors Theatre of Louisville. Since then, it has enjoyed over 2000 productions around the world, receiving The Barbara Deming Award, The Susan Blackburn Prize(finalist), and voted 43rd among Goodreads’ “Best 150 American Plays, where it follows O’Neill’s THE EMPEROR JONES, and Williams’ SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH. Vietnam Vets, Inc., have named the play “The most enduring American play on Vietnam.”
ALL THROUGH THE NIGHT enjoyed its World Premiere in Chicago, receiving a Jeff Award nomination as “Best New Play of the Year”. Subsequently it premiered in New York at Red Fern Theatre, with a revival production at Infinity Theater and productions in Saskatoon, Phoenix, Macon, and Arts West, Seattle. In August, Syracuse University sponsored a production for advanced theater students Summer Abroad Program at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Shirley is co-editor of the anthology, POLITICAL PLAYS BY AMERICAN WOMEN, which was honoree for “The New York Coalition of Profession Women in Arts and Media”. Her Novel, THE EDGE, was a Literary Guild Choice.
Major grants include: The Guggenheim, 3 NEA’s, and NY Foundations for the Arts. Her major affiliations include: a Director of the Dramatists Guild Fund, The Actors Studio Playwrights Unit, Writers Guild East, The Author’s Guild, Pen, League of Professional Theater Women, The Ensemble Studio Theatre, and PEN.
Shirley hails from Des Moines, Iowa, holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Northwestern, a Masters Degree from the University of Wisconsin and did postgraduate study with Elizabeth Bowen, Harold Clurman and Richard Elman . She lives in the City with her husband. Their three daughters maintain homes in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Rifton, NY.
About the Book: Shirley first presented THE RADIANT in Workshop at The Actors Studio, then the play enjoyed a World Premiere at New Theatre, Florida, starring Angelica Page. Shirley received 3 Sloan Science Foundation Awards: an original commission followed by two “production enhancement” Awards. Subsequently she received a Dramatists Guild Grant for her new work. The play then won a “ TCG Edgerton Award”, naming THE RADIANT as “One of the 40 Best New American Plays of 2011”.
Set over a century ago in Paris, Normandy and Stockholm, THE RADIANT centers on the true story of the tempestuous life Marie Curie --the brilliant scientist who discovered radium – all the while caught in a scandal that rocks Paris. Widowed at 39 with two young children to raise, she
Location: Street: The Drama Book Shop Additional: 250 W. 40th St. City: New York, Province: New York Postal Code: 10018-1511 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Richard Mishaan, Judith Nasatir
NAMI Book Club - The Impossible Knife of Memory
LOCATION: JENNINGS ROOM Join NAMI's book club. You do not have to be a NAMI member to come for the discussion.
Categories: Adult - Main Library (added from RSS Feed)
Minute- to- Win- It Games
This is a rescheduled program from August 7 and is ONLY for
students who turned in book reviews for our summer reading club.
No reservations accepted for this program, INVITATION ONLY. (added from Eventkeeper)
, Thursday, September 18 at 7pm
Meet John Scalzi
as he reads from his new science fiction novel Lock In
. (added from Macmillan)
AuthorsLive Steve Forbes
New York Times best selling author and economic policy expert Steve Forbes will discuss his new book, Money: How the Deconstruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy - and What We Can Do About It, coauthored with Elizabeth Ames. In Money, Forbes and Ames present a compelling-and controversial-argument about why a return to a sound dollar and a new gold standard are vital to a healthy global economy.
Steve Forbes outlines several different forms a gold standard could take in today's global economy and shares invaluable suggestions for how to preserve wealth and where to invest money now. Forbes is Chairman Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, which publishes Forbes Magazine.
Cole Auditorium (added from RSS Feed)… (more)
Paul Williams -- Gratitude and Trust: Six Affirmations That Will Change Your Life
K. M. Walton
K. M. Walton
is the author of Cracked
. A former middle school language arts teacher and teaching coach, she is passionate about education and ending peer bullying. She lives in Pennsylvania with her family. Visit her online at KMWalton.com and follow her on Twitter at @KMWalton1. (added from Simon & Schuster)
is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Rocket Men
, as well as several previous books, including The First Heroes
, Thomas Paine
(winner of the Henry Adams Prize), and Let’s Get Lost
(shortlisted for W.H. Smith’s Book of the Year). His writing has appeared in Vanity Fair, The Wall Street Journal, Salon, National Geographic, The New England Review, Popular Science, Reader’s Digest, and a host of other publications; he has been profiled in Variety, Interview, Publishers Weekly, and Time Out. Besides working at a zoo, in Hollywood, and being an Eagle Scout and a Fuller Brush Man, he was a vice president and executive editor of Harper & Row, Hyperion, and Random House, where he oversaw the publishing of twenty national bestsellers. He lives in Greenwich Village. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn
My Two Italies
Meet Joseph Luzzi as he reads from his new memoir My Two Italies. (added from Macmillan)
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