Library Undergoing a Phased Reopening

The Library is undergoing a phased reopening. For more information, please click here. 

La Biblioteca está en proceso de reapertura por fases. Para obtener más información, por favor haga clic aquí.

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Just Right Books for Early Reading Stars

Do you have a young reader at home who wants more content than your typical easy reader provides, but they’re not quite ready for lengthy chapter books?  If so, this list of ebooks might come in handy!  The storylines are a lot of fun, there is a nice balance between text and illustra...

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Una Nota de la Directora sobre la Reapertura

Mientras Long Island comienza a reabrir, nuestro personal está deseando hacer lo mismo. Esperamos adherirnos al siguiente plan a menos que cambien las medidas de salud:   1 de junio - El personal regresa a la biblioteca para limpiar, actualizar los sistemas y preparar el edificio....

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A Note on Reopening From the Director

As Long Island begins to re-open, our staff is looking forward to doing the same. We hope to adhere to the follow schedule unless health metrics change: June 1 – Staff returns to the library to clean, update systems and prepare the building.
  June 15 – We will offer a version o...

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Running Out of Kids' Books? We've Got You Covered!

Libraries may be closed for now, but that doesn’t mean that your children need to keep
re-reading the same old books. Your South Huntington library card gives you access to
all kinds of free books that you can read, listen to, or watch from home at any time.
Don’t have a li...

Be the Best Version of You

IMPROVE Yourself During Uncertain Times 

We understand that the current times are a disruption to your daily routine, and it is reasonable to feel stressed and frightful of this pandemic. Fear is a normal reaction, but it is vital to remind yourself that while it is crucial to take precautions, it is even more essential to trust yourself t...

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How to Access Virtual Programs

The library is offering several types of virtual programs. Some are recorded and some are live. The road to these programs begins on our website calendar, which can be found at https://shpl.info/events/month. Please note that advanced registration will be required for some live events. To watch a...

Lego Challenge #5

Lego Challenge #5

Join us for a new Lego challenge!  This week's challenge is to DESIGN A BIRD HOUSE!  Send a photo of your creation to ysprograms@shpl.info and we will showcase it on our Facebook page next week! ...

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Picture Books: Animal Invasion

If you’re looking for something to keep your children entertained during our extended pause time, our digital resources can be a life saver. When it comes to picture books, we have so many great titles in ebook, audiobook, and even short video form!  Below are a selection of fun animal-themed b...