What's New at the Garden City Public Library

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Game Night

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animated graphic of bingo cardGet together with other young adults for "Game Night," to be held on Monday, July 13 from 7:00 PM to  8:00 PM. Enjoy trivia games, Bingo, Pictionary and more board games. Bring your favorite board game to share. Refreshments will be served.  

Registration begins June 29 on Eventkeeper. This program is limited to 30 young adults.


Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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There will be a Regular Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees on Monday, July 13, 2015 at 7:30 PM, at the Garden City Public Library in the Small Meeting Room on the Lower Level.


Talent Show!

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The Children’s Room is proud to be hosting our annual "Talent Show" again this summer!  Sign up and show off your talents or come to the show to see the all wonderful performers! animated graphic of boy playing saxophone

Registration to perform in the "Talent Show" begins on Monday, June 22 at 9:30 AM in the Children’s Room. Performers must be Garden City residents and must be entering Grades K-5 in Fall 2015. Performances are limited to 5 minutes each. 

The "Talent Show" will be held on two nights at 7:00 PM.  The first night will be Wednesday, July 15, and the second night will be Wednesday, July 22.  No registration is required to attend the show and all ages are welcome in the audience. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Coffee & Tea by the Book

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Librarians Laura Flanagan & Ann Garnett moderated a 'Coffee & Tea by the Book' discussion of 'Every Fifteen Minutes,' by Lisa Scottoline, on June 9.Cover image of 'The Little Paris Bookshop'In-person registration begins on Thursday, June 25 at 9:30 AM for "Coffee & Tea by the Book," to be held on Tuesday, July 14 at 10:00 AM. Librarians Laura Flanagan and Ann Garnett will moderate a discussion of The Little Paris Bookshop, by Nina George. You can pick up a book when you register at the Reference Desk.

The Little Paris Bookshop is a love letter to books, meant for anyone who believes in the power of stories to shape people's lives. From his floating bookstore along the Seine, the Literary Apothecary, Jean Perdu tries to prescribe the perfect book to heal whatever heartbreak afflicts his customer-patients. This newly translated German bestseller is a warmhearted account of letting go of old loves to make room for new ones.


Paint Party

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Cecilia Cargill of Authentic HeARTwork, an artist with the Town of Oyster Bay Rotational Art Exhibit Program will host a "Paint Party" for young adults on Wednesday, July 15 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Paintings will be created on canvasses supported by easels and then taken home. animated graphic of paint dripping from artist's brush

Register early beginning July 1 on Eventkeeper for this program, which is limited to 15 young adults.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library,


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Library Hours

New hours are in bold.

Mon: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tues: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Weds: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thurs: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Fri: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Sat: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Sun: Closed for Summer