Don’t worry, the library lobby will be open again for pick up on Thursday, April 9. Email us your requests and we’ll let you know when your materials are ready and waiting for you in the lobby. Till then, check out all the virtual activities the library can offer you. New sites, information and activities are posted daily. Be safe and we’ll see you soon.
The Heckscher Museum has now created Heckscher at Home
on their website where visitors are able to access a variety of virtual experiences. And..just for children.. museum educators will be
leading a fun & educational art project activity every Tuesday at 3PM live on their Facebook page. Don’t worry if you miss it, just go to
The Heckscher Museum website & click on EDUCATION for archived projects! You’ll be glad you did! Follow this link.
Looking for something more to do? What better time than now to check out your family tree at ancestry.com? Share your findings with your loved ones. Available remotely for a limited time.
Looking for a new job this spring and want to be prepared for your interview? Connect with a live interview coach and learn what employees are looking for with their interview questions. #jobnow, #jobseeker, #BrainfuseCommunity, #librariestransform, #whatlibrariesdo, #thisis2020, #jobsearch, #jobinterview, #practicejobinterview. http://home.brainfuse.com/
Floral Park…a Great Place to Play…and Win!….Library Trivia. And the gift card RAFFLE winner is….Angela Rella!
The top players & families were:
1st Place DePaola Family,Andrea Morelli, AND Lucatorto-Thomas Family (a three way tie)
2nd Place: Karen Modica
3rd Place: Leary Family
Missing a bit of culture & fun in your life? Check out Lincoln Center at Home (lincolncenter.org) There’s a wonderful assortment of performances for adults and families including an incredible Pop Up Classroom for children! There’s even an entertaining video on making puppets using simple materials you have around the house. Tune in…you will be pleasantly surprised!
For the safety and health of all of us, we have decided not to accept any materials for return. The book drops outside are locked.
Please keep whatever materials you have borrowed from the library until further notice. ALL FINES WILL BE WAIVED.
We have limited staff in the library from 11:00 until 5:00 every weekday and will continue to serve you by placing any materials you are asking for in the lobby, if these materials are Floral Park library holdings. You may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 516-326-6330. Be well, everyone!
For those struggling emotionally during these hard times, they can turn to Yale’s very popular “happiness course.” It’s called The Science of Well-Being and it’s available for free. Free Link
The Floral Park Public Library will waive all fines through May 1, 2020. Please feel free to keep all items currently in your possession.
All programs have been cancelled until further notice.
Be safe and stay healthy!
Check out this 34 minute video of Kidz Bop Dance Along video! Click on this link.
This website has a ton of free books you can read online. Click on this link.
Fanfiction is a website where people write their own stories about their favorite books, movies, TV shows, etc. Parents just need to watch out for the content warnings if they’re worried about what their kids might read. Additionally, if kids create their own accounts, they can write their own fanfiction and post it online. Other people can comment on stories and leave reviews.
Bored at home? Teen Book Cloud is an online collection of ebooks, enhanced novels, graphic novels, videos and audio books for teens in grades 7-12. Check it out! click on the link for more: