North Babylon Public Library

Discover the world at your Library!

815 Deer Park Avenue
North Babylon NY 11703
(phone) 631-669-4020
(fax) 631-669-3432
(NEW email)

New Museum Pass

Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery

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The Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery is an environmental education center and public aquarium that continues to raise and stock trout. They have the largest living collection of New York State freshwater reptiles, fishes and amphibians. The Hatchery is a fun place for your family to spend an afternoon together. Visitors can tour our two aquarium buildings and eight outdoor ponds, feed the hungry trout, and try our “Catch & Keep” fishing.
The Museum pass includes free admission for 2 adults and 4 children. Sorry no program discounts.
Open Daily: 10am – 5pm

Ask at the Reference Desk to schedule your trip or click on museum passes to register on your own and see the complete museum listing. Library card and password/pin are required.

Summer Reading Clubs 2018


June 25-August 25

“Libraries Rock”

Grades: K – 5Discover new and exciting facts at your Library! Prizes, Raffles, and Fun! Sign up at the Children’s Room Desk.
Birth – 5 (Preschool) Read to Me Club – Have fun reading with your little one while earning prizes, and participate in raffles too! Sign up at the Children’s Room Desk.

Adult Reading Club-Come to the Reference Desk to sign up to participate in the Adult Summer Reading Club. (Kids: Bring an adult to sign-up when you sign up for the Children’s Summer Reading Club and get a prize for encouraging an adult to read!)

Young Adult Reading Club-Join the Club and have fun at all the activities. Weekly raffles. Every book read earns you a raffle ticket for a great prize. Sign up at the Reference Desk.


July/August Program Registration

computer1  July/August young adult registration is underway.Young adult programs are open to students, grades 6-12 with a North Babylon Public Library card only. July/August adult registration is underway for North Babylon Library Cardholders. Non-residents may register(space permitting) beginning Monday, July 9. Visit Newsletter on the top menu for a complete listing of our upcoming events. Patrons can register online or in-person. Programs with a fee must be registered for in-person. All fees are non-refundable.
Children’s program registration begins July 2nd and August 1st. Children’s programs are limited to North Babylon cardholders only. Please contact the Library(631-669-4020), for any additional information regarding programs.

Discounted and Free Museum passes

Discounted Passes are back!
You choose the day!
There is a LIMITED supply of discount general admission tickets.

The American Museum of Natural History. Tickets can be redeemed for free general admission and one special exhibition, film or live animal exhibition of your choosing.
The Bronx Zoo. Admission is for the Total Experience ticket.
LI Aquarium. Admission includes the Butterflies, Bugs and Birds exhibits.
LI Game Farm. This is a general admission ticket.

Patrons may purchase a maximum of 4 tickets per family. These tickets are available for North Babylon Adult Library cardholders only.

Free Museum Passes for the Family

Are you looking for something special to do with your family? The Library has free museum passes for several local museums! They include: American Airpower Museum, Brooklyn Botanic Gardens, Children’s Museum of Manhattan, Children’s Museum of the East End, Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum, Fire Island Lighthouse, Garvies Point Museum, Guggenheim, Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum, Nassau County Museum of Art, NYC Fire Museum, NY Transit Museum, NYS Empire Pass, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Old Westbury Gardens, Sagtikos Manor, Sands Point Preserve and the Vanderbilt Museum.
Passes may be reserved up to 2 months in advance. Passes are available for North Babylon Adult Library cardholders only. Click here to schedule a pass online.

For more information call the Library at 631-669-4020.