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Budget Passes

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Our budget passed
Yes–120
No –44

Trustees Election:
Congratulations to our re-elected board members, Theresa DeBlasi and Patricia Ziegler
Thanks for your continued support! 

Earth Day Craft: Rock Photo Holder

Earth Day Craft: Rock Photo Holder

Wednesday, April 7
Video premiere @ 7 PM
Teens celebrate Earth Day all month long with this fun recycled project.  Materials will be available beginning, Monday, April 5.  All material supplied except for the rocks.  This program is open to North Babylon residents, 6-12 grade only.

Magic Glitter

Magic Glitter

Pre-K through Second Grade Join us for a STEM program presented by A Time For Kids (“Tots Night Out”)! With a few common household materials: Glitter (or pepper, or paprika); Q-Tip; Dish Soap, Tray, bowl, or pan), we will explore how fat molecules bond with soap to create a glitter swirl! We will become scientists by learning how to practice the scientific processes of planning, observation, and investigation. The program includes music, movement, fine and gross motor development and storytelling.

NLW Teen Read-A-Thon


NLW Teen Read-A-Thon
Week of Monday, April 5
In celebration of National Library Week we will be
having a week-long reading club. Read a book and
write a brief report on it between April 5-10 and be
entered into a raffle to win a prize. Submit reports
using this link.

Beautiful Bunnies

Beautiful Bunnies
Monday, March 29
Premieres @ 7 PM
Pre-K through Fifth Grade

Join Miss Michelle to learn all about bunnies in this interactive science program. Meet some live bunny friends and create a beautiful bunny craft too!

Materials List for Craft:
1 large white paper plate; 1 black sharpie marker; safety scissors; glue; 2 large white sheets of paper; 2 sheets pink construction paper; 1 sheet purple construction paper; 1 sheet blue construction paper. (Please note, if you don’t have construction paper you can color in plain white paper in the suggested colors!)

Jazz @Lincoln Center Digital Concert

Jazz @ Lincoln Center Digital Concert

The third season of this series returns on YouTube.  New performances are now available.

Concert 4 – Fresh Sounds
This concert presents new compositions by two stars of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Ted Nash and Victor Goines, both masters of the saxophone and clarinet.

Concert 5 – Abyssinian Mass
Featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis with 70-person gospel choir Chorale Le Chateau directed by Damien L. Sneed, The Abyssinian Mass is a joyful celebration of togetherness and the human spirit.

Sustainable Certification

The North Babylon Public Library has recently completed the Sustainable Library Certification Program. This program sponsored by the New York Library Association and the Sustainable Libraries Initiative is the first program of its kind in the world to assist libraries of all types – public, academic, and school – to assess their opportunities to make better choices on behalf of the local and global community.

North Babylon Public Library Certification Press Release