Adult Programs

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e-mail: help@eipl.org

Online Programs Disclaimer – East Islip Public Library

Registration begins for EIPL cardholders on Friday, July 1 at 9 a.m.
Limit of 2 people for each exercise class (yourself and another EIPL cardholder) Space is limited to first-come, first-served.
Please have your library card.
All fees are collected at the Circulation Desk upon registration.
All programs are in-person ONLY unless otherwise noted.
Out of district registration begins on Wednesday, July 6 at 9 a.m.
R– Registration Required $ - Program has a fee

July/August Programs

Exercise Classes (East Islip)

Register for paid programs at the Circulation Desk

Senior Fitness Tuesdays (EIA125) R $
July 12, 19, 26 & August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Uses a chair for stability and other props to build strength.
Starts at 2:30 p.m. Fee $24
For more information click here.

Chairobics Friday (EIA676) R $
July 8, 15, 22, 29 & August 5, 12, 19, 26
Balance, aerobics, and strength-training while in a chair.
Starts at 12 p.m. Fee $24
For more information click here.

Tai Chi Fridays (EIA345) R $
July 8, 15, 22, 29 & August 5, 12, 19, 26
Gentle physical exercise and stretches.
Starts at 1 p.m. Fee $24
For more information click here.

Yoga Monday Evenings (EIA312) R $
July 11, 18, 25 & August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Starts at 5:30 p.m. Fee $24
For more information click here.

Yoga Wednesday Mornings (EIA399) R $
July 13, 20, 27 & August 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Starts at 10 a.m. Fee $24
For more information click here.

Yoga Wednesday Evenings (EIA397) R $
May 11, 18, 25, & June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Starts at 5:30 p.m. Fee $24
For more information click here.

Yoga Saturdays (EIA100) R $
July 9, 16, 30 & August 6, 13, 20, 27
Starts at 9:15 a.m. Fee $21

For more information click here.

Ongoing Programs and Services

Game Day EIA128
Every Tuesday anGame Day EIA128
Every Tuesday and Thursday 10:30am-3pm (In-Person)
We provide the room, you provide your game of choice. Bring a friend, cards, or any board game and we have the space for you. Very informal and getting groups together is up to those that attend. Registration is not required.
For more information click here.

Sewing Circle EIA285
Every Wednesday 1:00pm- 3pm (In-Person)
Bring your craft and enjoy the company and help from others.
For more information click here.

Patches and Pieces – A Quilting Club
2nd Monday of the month (In-Person)
12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.00pm 
For more information click here.

`Knitting & Crocheting Circle EIA437
Saturdays, 2 - 4 p.m. (In-Person)
For more information click here.

Monthly Book Discussion (East Islip)

Monthly Book Discussion
Monthly Book Discussion EIA144 R (In-Person)


Wednesday, Jul 20 2022 7:00pm-8:00pm

EI-East Meeting Room

Jo-Ann Carhart

Registration Opens 07-01-22 09:00AM

Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro

Wednesday, Aug 17 2022 7:00pm-8:00pm

EI-East Meeting Room

Jo-Ann Carhart

Registration Opens 07-01-22 09:00AM

Love in Lower-case by France Miralles

To register for this program click here.

Adult - Wednesday Films (East Islip)

Location: EI-North Meeting Room
No Registration Required
Wednesday Film Series


Wednesday, Jul 06 2022 2:15pm-3:54pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Summerland (2020)

No Registration Required

Summerland. Rated: PG; Starring: Gemma Arterton

Wednesday, Jul 13 2022 2:15pm-4:04pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Summer Stock (1950)

No Registration Required

Summer Stock. Rated: G; Starring: Gene Kelly

Wednesday, Jul 20 2022 2:15pm-3:47pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Summer Holiday (1948)

No Registration Required

Summer Holiday. Rated: G; Starring: Mickey Rooney

Wednesday, Aug 31 2022 2:15pm-4:39pm

EI-North Meeting Room

The Great Gatsby (1974)

No Registration Required

The Great Gatsby. Rated: PG; Starring: Robert Redford

Wednesday, Jul 27 2022 2:15pm-4:13pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Summer and Smoke (1961)

No Registration Required

Summer and Smoke. Rated: NR; Starring: Laurence Harvey

Wednesday, Aug 03 2022 2:15pm-4:40pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Eat, Pray, Love (2010)

No Registration Required

Eat, Pray, Love. Rated: PG; Starring: Julia Roberts

Wednesday, Aug 10 2022 2:15pm-4:07pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Under the Tuscan Sun (2003)

No Registration Required

Under the Tuscan Sun. Rated: PG-13; Starring: Diane Lane

Wednesday, Aug 17 2022 2:15pm-4:03pm

EI-North Meeting Room

The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)

No Registration Required

The Time Traveler's Wife. Rated: PG-13; Starring: Rachel McAdams

Wednesday, Aug 24 2022 2:15pm-4:37pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Forrest Gump (1994)

No Registration Required

Forrest Gump. Rated: PG-13; Starring: Tom Hanks

For more information click here.

Adult - Friday Films (East Islip)

Location: EI-North Meeting Room
No Registration Required
Friday Films Series: The Blockbusters


Friday, Jul 01 2022 2:00pm-4:07pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Death on the Nile (2022)

No Registration Required

Death on the Nile, Rated: PG-13 ; Starring: Kenneth Branagh

Friday, Jul 08 2022 2:00pm-3:45pm

EI-North Meeting Room

0-[\'The Outfit (2022)

No Registration Required

The Outfit, Rated: R ; Starring: Mark Rylance

Friday, Jul 15 2022 2:00pm-3:41pm

EI-North Meeting Room

The Dog (2022)

No Registration Required

The Dog, Rated: PG-13 ; Starring: Channing Tatum

Friday, Jul 22 2022 2:00pm-3:52pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Marry Me (2022)

No Registration Required

Marry Me, Rated: PG-13 ; Starring: Jennifer Lopez

Friday, Jul 29 2022 2:00pm-4:04pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Cyrano (2021)

No Registration Required

Cyrano, Rated: PG-13 ; Starring: Peter Dinklage

Friday, Aug 05 2022 2:00pm-3:52pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Tesla (2020)

No Registration Required

Tesla, Rated: PG-13 ; Starring: Ethan Hawke

Friday, Aug 12 2022 2:00pm-3:49pm

EI-North Meeting Room

C'mon, C'mon (2021)

No Registration Required

C'mon, C'mon, Rated: R ; Starring: Joaquin Phoenix

Friday, Aug 19 2022 2:00pm-4:30pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)

No Registration Required

Spider-Man: No Way Home, Rated: PG-13 ; Starring: Tom Holland

Friday, Aug 26 2022 2:00pm-3:40pm

EI-North Meeting Room

Turning Red (2022)

No Registration Required

Turning Red, Rated: PG ; Starring: Rosalie Chiang

For more information click here.

Saturday: Documentary Films

Saturday, Jul 16 2022 2:00pm-3:36pm

EI-North Meeting Room

The Loneliest Whale: The Search for 52 (2021)

No Registration Required

The Loneliest Whale: The Search for 52, Rated PG

Saturday, Aug 20 2022 2:00pm-3:44pm

EI-North Meeting Room

MLK/FBI (2020)

No Registration Required

MLK/FBI, Rated PG

For more information click here.

Adult Programs

One on One Medicare Counselor EIA156 R
Monday, Jul 11 2022 10:00am-12:00pm
Monday, Aug 08 2022 10:00am-12:00pm
Community members can schedule an in person consultation with a local professional Medicare Assistance Counselor. Get help with any questions you may have with the Medicare process. To request an appointment, call the Reference Desk and schedule for any available 30-minute appointment.
Contact the Reference Desk to register.

Coins And Stamp Appraisal (EIA405) R
Saturday, July 9, 1-3 p.m.
Join coin and stamp appraiser Frank McAlonan to find out if you have valuable stamps or coins.
Call the Reference Desk to schedule an appointment. 631-581-9200 ext. 5.
For more information click here.

Learn to Crochet: Beach bag (EIA671) R
Tuesday, July 5th & 12th
5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Skein of number 4 yarn and H crochet hook
To register for this program click here.

Catholic Health Charities Outreach Bus (EIA431) R
Wednesday, July 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
The outreach nurse provides blood pressure, cholesterol, body mass index and glucose screenings along with patient education and referrals to care as needed.
For more information, click here.

S’Mores Parfait Take and Make (EIA472) R $
Thursday, July 14 FEE: $2
First make your pudding and then layer it with marshmallows, graham crackers, and fluff to make the most delicious parfait! Additional themed craft is included to create a topping. Kits are $2 and can be paid for at the Circulation
Desk. Kits will be available for pickup at the Reference Desk beginning, Thursday, July 14.
For more information, click here.

Meditation: A Vacation From Stress (EIA355) R
Monday, July 18 at 7 p.m.
Meditation is being prescribed by many medical practitioners and has been widely recognized as a means to enhance one’s health and reduce stress. Throughout the nation meditation has become a positive force for health and wellbeing. Join John Bednarik for this lively and engaging workshop. There will even be a chance to practice this technique
To register for this program, click here.

Night Out for Special Needs Adults (EIA257) R
Mondays at 7 p.m.
Join Ms. Joyce for this fun night out and enjoy time with friends and a craft! Please register to ensure there are enough supplies for everyone! Caregivers must be present.
Monday, July 18, 7 p.m.- Birdhouse
Monday, August 15, 7 p.m.- Wooden Seahorse
To register for this program, click here.

Savvy Sightseer Travel Rogue: Castles & Palaces – Fantastical Real Life Residences (EIA270) R
Monday, July 25 at 7 p.m.
Join Jeanne Schnupp from the Savvy Sightseer, and explore Castles & Palaces of Europe. Europe is loaded with castles and palaces, each with its own tales to tell, and maybe even a ghost or two!
To register for this program, click here.

Town of Islip, CDA (EIA546) R
Tuesdays, July 26 and August 23, 4:30 - 6 p.m.
Representatives from the Town of Islip Community Development Agency will be at the library to talk about
grant funds for tenants/renters who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. These grants are
designed to pay rent and utility arrears and are paid directly to the landlord or utility company. There is no registration; walk-ins welcome.
No registration required. For more information, click here.

Preventing Scams for Seniors (EIA300) R
Monday, August 1 at 1 p.m.
Seniors lose roughly $4 billion a year to financial fraud. This presentation will help you recognize the most common scams, discover how to prevent and report senior fraud, and find out ways to protect yourself and loved ones from financial loss.
To register for this program, click here.

Fruit Galette Take and Make (EIA605) R $
Monday, August 1 at 10 a.m. YouTube Video Fee: $2
Join Chef Rob in making a Fruit  Galette. Use any berries or peaches and make a beautiful galette. The $2 fee can be paid at the Circulation Desk and kits can be picked up beginning Friday, July 29. Registrants will be sent a link for the pre-recorded video.
For more information, click here.

Learn to Knit: Hat (EIA670) R
Tuesday, August 2nd & 9th
5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Skein of number 4 yarn and size 7 knitting needle
To register for this program click here.

Mediterranean Cooking Demo with Naela's Organics (EIA350) R
Tuesday, August 16 at 6:30 p.m.
Join Naela from Naela’s Organics as she demonstrates how to make delicious Mediterranean hummus dip, spinach pie triangles, and Za'atar flatbread.Tasting to follow.
For more information, click here.

MS Excel-Plus (EIA326) R
Tuesday, July 19 at 7:45p.m.-8:45 p.m.
Getting budgeted for home & retirement. Review of the basics of Excel, plus we will be exploring the popular program's advanced features, charts, graphs and more.
To register for this program, click here.

EIPLUG (EIA151) R
Tuesday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m.-8:45 p.m.
Tuesday, August 30 at 7:30 p.m.-8:45 p.m.
Join computer expert, John Catrona and discuss the latest news and tech gossip happening today!
To register for this program, click here.

Photo Edit & Touch Up & Print (EIA318) R
Tuesday, August 23 at 7:45 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Learn to use free Gimp software & MS Windows Snip Tool to edit, crop, and print your digital pictures
on the library’s color or black & white printer in the computer lab.
To register for this program, click here.

Driver Safety
Empire Safety Council (EIA153) R $
Saturday, July 30 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 23 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Registration begins Tuesday, July 5 at the Circulation Desk. The class is $30 per person and must be paid at registration. Checks can be made payable to the East Islip Public Library. Save 10% on your auto insurance and reduce up to 4 points from your driver’s license. A short lunch break will be allotted. You must have your New York State Driver’s License with you on the day of the class.
For more information click here.

EQUIPMENT & TECHNOLOGY SERVICES

Borrow a Chromebook The library has Chromebook laptops available to borrow for home use. Chromebooks may be borrowed for up to 14 days with no renewals and no holds. Borrowers must be at least 18 years old with an East Islip Public Library card in good standing. Check with the library for availability.  

3D Printer • A Fax/Scan Workstation • Borrow a Chromebook • Color Copying, Printing & Scanning • Electric Typewriter • Free WiFi • iMac Computer • Large Format Printer • Public Access PC's • Slide/Film/Super 8 - Converter/Digitizer • WiFi Mobile Hotspots to borrow • Remote Printing

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East Islip, NY 11730
Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
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