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From the Director:
We are happy to welcome Beth Paul to the Williston Park Library staff as our new librarian. She’s excited to be part of our library family and can’t wait to get to know the community.
We are no longer accepting donations at this time. We hope to begin in late Spring, but the date is still to be determined.
New titles added to the collection:
Judge’s List—John Grisham
Santa Suit—Mary Kay Andrews
Last House on Needless Street—Catriona Ward
Butler—Danielle Steel
Lincoln Highway—Amor Towles
Last Girl Ghosted—Lisa Unger
Silverview—John LeCarre
Last Chance Library—Freya Sampson
2 Sisters Detective Agency—James Patterson
Book of Magic—Alice Hoffman
Unprotected: A Memoir—Billy Porter
Better Off Dead—Lee Child & Andrew Child
Hooked: How Crafting Saved My Life—Sutton Foster
Going There—Katie Couric

Our Daily Hours Are:

Browsing &Vestibule Pick-Up: Monday-Friday: 10am-5:30pm and 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 1 hour. 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.

Three computers are available for public use for a limit of 30 minutes.

Library items may now be returned inside the library

Adult Programs
Reiki—Thursdays—December 16—6pm in the Assembly Room of Village Hall. $10 p/person.
Knitting Circle—Thursday—December 9 & 23—11:30am-1:30 pm in the Assembly Room of Village Hall.
Book Club—Wednesday—December 15—7pm via Zoom. Copies of An American Marriage are available at the Circulation Desk.Join Zoom Meeting https://adelphiuniversity.zoom.us/j/97873413611?pwd=cTVxMk1UR0NKOHJaV0tGdXVJOE9iZz09
Meeting ID: 978 7341 3611
Passcode: WPBookClub
Or just call 19292056099 and they will ask for the meeting id and password above.
Falls Prevention Workshop—Mondays—January 3, 10 & 31; Thursday—January 18—11am-12pm in the Assembly Room of Village Hall. Limited to 20 participants. Register at willistonparkprograms@gmail.com

Children’s Programs
Tie Dye Workshop—Monday—December 27—11:30am-12:30pm in the Assembly Room of Village Hall for children ages 4+. Limited to 15 participants. $15 material fee (includes long-sleeve t-shirt) Register at willistonparkprograms@gmail.com
Lego Tower Challenge—Thursday—February 24—11am-12pm in the Assembly Room of Village Hall for children of all ages. Masks are required. Limited to 12 participants. Register at willistonparkprograms@gmail.com
Chocolate Pumpkin pops To-Go–$5 per kit (makes 6 pumpkins). Open to all ages. Only 20 kits available.

Come into the Library for a free children’s craft every Monday for Take and Make Mondays.

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