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¡Bienvenido Verano!

Aquí hay algunas ideas divertidas que puedes tratar este verano… Celebrar el Día de la Independencia con el show de fuegos artificiales de Macy’s el 4 de julio de 2017 (gratis) Crear arte con legos mientras celebras el aniversario del museo de arte de Heckscher el 8 de julio de 2017 (gratis) Disfrutar de una […]

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Today is International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day, April 24, 2017. Never Forget.The internationally recognized date for Holocaust Remembrance Day corresponds to the 27th day of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar. It marks the anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.The Holocaust was the state-sponsored, systematic persecution and annihilation of European Jewry by Nazi Germany and its collaborators between 1933 […]

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The Best Book Reads in 2016

Looking for a great book? Here’s a list of some of the best books read by the Library staff this year. Not all the books are brand new, but they were our favorites this year!All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. CookBy Leslie ConnerJane Hoffman, Children’s Librarian, recommends this young teen book about an 11-year-old […]

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Navidad en Nueva York

Descubre la magia de la Navidad con… Las noches a la luz de las velas en el Old Bethpage Village Restoration del 15 al 18 de diciembre de 2016 Una obra de teatro de Jack Frost el 18 de diciembre de 2016 en la biblioteca de Islip (gratis) El espectáculo de Rodolfo el reno de […]

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Puzzle Play and Child Development

The Best Kind of Learning is the Kind that’s Wrapped Up in a Game.While puzzles may seem like mere child’s play, researchers have discovered they are an important link in the cognitive development of young children. Researchers at the University of Chicago have found that children who play with puzzles between the ages of two […]

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Banned Books Week

September 24 – October 1, 2016Do you know what these 10 books have in common? You guessed it – they were the most frequently challenged books during 2015. Looking for Alaska by John Green Fifty Shades of Grey by E. L. JamesI Am Jazz by Jessica Herthel and Jazz JenningsBeyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out […]

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¡Feliz Otoño!

Ideas para disfrutar la rica temporada del otoño en Nueva York… Recoge manzanas y calabazas en Hank’s Pumpkintown Baila con Elmo y todos tus amigos favoritos de Plaza Sésamo en Brookville del 1 al 2 de octubre de 2016Asiste al Festival de Ostras en Oyster Bay del 15 al 16 de octubre de 2016Lleva a […]

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