Thursday, Sept. 29
Free Flu Clinic
Noon to 4 p.m. Great Neck Rite Aid Pharmacy will be on site to offer free flu shots to patrons 18 years and older. Present your insurance card or pay $32 on the spot. No registration necessary.
Wine Glass Painting With Irene Marchese
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Irene Marchese returns to the Floral Park Library for her acclaimed wine glass painting program. The theme is grapes (of course), and the $15 materials fee covers four wine glasses and a gift bag. Register at the adult reference desk and pay the $15 fee with your registration.
Friday, Sept. 30
11 a.m. to noon. For children ages 12 to 30 months and their caregivers. Unstructured play ending with a short storytime, songs and rhymes. Sign up online or at the children’s desk.
Teen Executive Board Meeting
4 to 5 p.m. Grades 6 to 12. Calling all teens. Let your voice be heard. Attendees can expect great pizza, snacks and lively talk as they brainstorm ideas for future teen events. Community service will be given. Sign up online or at the adult reference desk.
Monday, Oct. 3
Friends Of The Library Book Club
10:15 a.m. The book club will meet to discuss another stimulating title.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Join Chef Barbara Sheridan for a fun and informative Oktoberfest cooking demonstration. The menu is a blend of flavors inspired by different regions in Germany during the fall season. In this class, you’ll be shown how to make spiced autumn soup, pork tenderloin with apple maple cognac sauce, Bavarian noodles, red cabbage and rustic apple tart. Samples will be served afterwards.
Nighttime Made With Love
7 p.m. Made with Love are needle crafters who make items for local community members in need as well as working on their own projects to practice their skills. No instructor will be present. All are welcome.
Tuesday, Oct. 4
College Prep For Seniors
7 to 8 p.m. For high school seniors and their parents. Discover everything you need to know about the college process & pick up some last minute financial aid tips.
Topics to be Covered:
Understanding the College Process
Financial Aid Tips
The College Search (Finding a “Good Fit”)
Understanding Standardized Testing
Application Process including The Common Application
The Essay and Supplemental Essay
The College Interview
Sign up online or at the Adult Reference Desk.
7 to 8:30 p.m. This session, facilitated by Maria D’Andrea, will not only explain what karma is, but also how it really works, what’s misinformation and what’s truth, among other issues. You’ll be taught how to change your karma from negative to positive, whether created in this lifetime or from past lives. Whatever negative experience you may have had in your past can be overcome and transmuted.
Wednesday, Oct. 5
Daytime Made With Love
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Made with Love are needle crafters who make items for local community members in need as well as working on their own projects to practice their skills. No instructor will be present. All are welcome.
Eldercare Seminar With Remo Hamid
4:15 to 4:45 p.m. For little ones age 3 through 6. Children will have stories read to them by young adults in the community.