Williston Park Library news

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New titles added to the collection:
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents—Isabel Wilkerson
Silent Wife—Karin Slaughter
Sun Sister—Lucinda riley
Credible Threat—J. A. Jance
Last Trial—Scott Turow
Deadlock—Catherine Coulter
Hooligans—P. T. Deutermann
When She Was Good—Michael Robotham
Last Mrs. Summers—Rhys Bowen
No Offense—Meg Cabot

Our New Daily Hours Are:

Open for Browsing: Monday-Friday: 10am-5:30pm
Vestibule Pick-Up: Monday-Friday: 10am-5:30pm
Browsing & Vestibule Pickup: Saturday: 10am-4pm

“Open for Browsing” means you can come inside, walk around the Library, and look for books and other items. Please limit your time to 30 minutes. Only one family at a time will be permitted in the Children’s Room.

Items requested over the phone can be picked up in the Library vestibule.

Please maintain social distancing practices while in the Library.

All customers and staff are required to wear face coverings at all times while in the Library, per Executive Order 202.17. Face coverings must cover both your mouth and nose.

Congregating is not permitted.

Two computers are available for public use.

Please return items in the outside book drops. For safety reasons, we cannot accept items returned inside the Library!

Thank you for cooperating with the guidelines we have in place to keep us all safe.

Adult Programs

St. Francis Hospital Outreach Bus—Thursday—Nov. 12—10 am-2 pm. The van will be located outside the library and will offer free health screenings, provide patient education and referrals. Free flu shots will also be available. No appointment necessary.
Book Discussion—Wednesday—November 4—7 pm in the Assembly Room of Village Hall. Zoom is available for anyone not comfortable meeting in person. Copies of Where the Crawdads Sing are available at the circulation desk. Please register at willistonpr@yahoo.com
Join Zoom Meeting: https://adelphiuniversity.zoom.us/j/96944382963?pwd=bGhqTE1PbFk5bDNndXNyVmh6b1pMdz09
Or go to zoom.us and click join meeting:
Meeting ID: 969 4438 2963
Passcode: WPBookNov
Or just call 1-929-205-6099 and they will ask for the meeting id and password above.
Living with Diabetes—Thursday, November 5—11 am via GoToMeeting. Join Maura Calio, MA, RN, in discussing treatment strategies, lowering your risk, and healthy living with diabetes. Register at maura.calio@chsli.org. The link for GoToMeeting will be emailed upon registration.
Ceramic Candy Cane House—“Rosemarie’s Craft to go”—$25–Register at willistonpr@yahoo.com. Date for YouTube instructional video TBD. Crafts are to be picked up at the library. Date TBD.
Empire Safety Driving Course—Thursday—December 10—10 am-4 pm in the Assembly Room of Village Hall. $28 p/person. CHECK ONLY—payable to Empire Safety Council. Register at willistompr@yahoo.com, or call the library.

Children’s Programs
Please check our website, willistonparklibrary.org, for this week’s DIY storytime.

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