Hillside Public Library Press Release for week beginning August 7, 2020


HILLSIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY 155 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park, NY 11040 Phone (516) 355-7850, Fax (516) 355-7855 Contact: Nylah Schneider
July 28, 2020
We will be using the Zoom meeting platform, which can be viewed on a PC, Mac, Smartphone or tablet (using the Zoom Cloud Meeting App). The Zoom login information will be emailed to you the day before the programs for which you registered.
Friday, August 7 at 7 p.m. Summer Throwback Concert! Dori-Jo is a 21-year-old singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Long Island. In addition to her original music, she performs a variety of other genres, primarily folk-rock and pop music from the 1960’s and 1970’s. Dori-Jo currently studies songwriting and vocal performance at Adelphi University.
Monday, August 10 at 7 p.m. BOOK CHAT!
Bring a favorite title to discuss and recommend! Learn about new and upcoming reads, as well as old favorites.
Tuesday, August 11 at 1 p.m. Streaming Versus Cable.
Which is right for you? With the internet, there are many other ways to access tv or movies other than through a cable provider. In this Lecture/Demo class – you will learn all about streaming services and devices. Bring your questions
Tuesday, August 11 at 7 p.m. Cooking with Chef Rob
Swirled Blueberry Crumb Ice Cream and other Summery Desserts
Wednesday, August 12 at 6 p.m. Legally Speaking on Estate Planning Legally Speaking: Preparing for the Inevitable by Planning Your Estate to Make Matters Easier for Your Family and Minimize Estate Taxes. Presented by: W. Zehava Schechter, Esq. The topics to be discussed include: Why you need a Durable Power of Attorney and Health Care Proxy; Ensuring that Your Last Will and Testament actually reflects YOUR desires; The importance of monitoring beneficiary designations (especially after a life-changing event);The estate probate/administration process: Learn how you may pass on MORE money to your family and less to the government.
Monday, August 10 at 10:30 a.m. Snuggle Tales Storytime Ages: 12-36 months (with parent/caregiver). Topic: “Once Upon a Fairytale” Stories, music and movement activities with Ms. Karen
Monday, August 10 at 7 p.m. KAHOOT TRIVIA GAME NIGHT!
Grades: 1-3 (Family Game Night!) Knowledge & trivia tests for the smarty-pants in you! **All participants attending the program will be entered in a Raffle for a Prize!
Tuesday, August 11 at 4 p.m. Wow Magic Workshop- “The Infinity Tube” Magician John Reid of the Tricky Business Magic Academy will teach this interactive workshop for kids (ages 7 to 12) where they will learn three astounding magic tricks just using things from around the house! Here is a list of items to grab from around your home to follow along with us, if you can’t find one of these items, don’t worry, you can still watch the magic workshop. Items to bring: A Dollar Bill and a Quarter; Deck of Cards; An empty toilet paper tube.
Thursday, August 13 at 4 p.m. Blooming Yogis.
Grades: 1 & Up. A special yoga class with Yogi Micheline, designed just for kids!
Friday, August 14 at 7 p.m. Pajama Story Time- Mythical Adventures with Dragons & Unicorns. All Ages! Stories, music & fun. Wear your Pajamas!

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