Wednesday, July 22, 2015

August 11 at 7:00 p.m. - Evening Book Discussion: Help for the Haunted by John Searles - Meet the Author!

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Join us on August 11 at 7:00 p.m as we welcome back last year's wonderful guest speaker, John Searles, who will lead us in a "spirited" discussion of his Alex award winning novel, Help for the Haunted.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

July 21 at 7:00 p.m. - Evening Book Discussion: China Dolls by Lisa See - Skype with Author!

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Join us on July 21 at 7:00 p.m. as we skype with Lisa See, author of Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Peony in Love, Dreams of Joy, and Shanghai Girls. For this special presentation, Ms. See will discuss her latest work, China Dolls, a compelling historical novel about friendship and betrayal set during World War II.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

July 7th at 7:30 p.m. - Extraordinary People - Honoring Our Local Celebrities

What does an Emmy winning Saturday Night Live cameraman, a prize winning photographer and a Cosmopolitan Magazine editor have in common?  They are all famous East Meadow residents!  Join us as we learn more about these fascinating people!  Click here for more information on this special program.

Jan Kasoff

Tony Barboza

Camille Perri


Monday, June 22, 2015

June 30th at 7:30 p.m. - Evening Book Discussion: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

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Thursday, June 4, 2015

June 18th at 12:30 p.m. - Lunch 'N Books: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

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Join us on June 18 at 12:30 p.m. as we discuss All the Light We Cannot See.  From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.  This Pulitzer Prize winning novel will be moderated by Marion Wren.     

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

June 1st - 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. - Adult Summer Reading Club “Out of the Ordinary...Extraordinary” Kickoff

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The East Meadow Public Library Reader Services Department is excited to announce our fourth annual Adult Summer Reading Club.  It is a great way to learn about new titles to read during the lazy days of summer and a chance to participate in fun book programs!  Just sign up and then submit any titles you have read during the summer months.

The first sign up day will be Monday, June 1st. Our kickoff party will be held in the library lobby from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Can't make it?  You can register anytime between June 1st and August 4th at the Reference Desk or online at our website: https://ny.evanced.info/eastmeadow/sr/homepage.asp?ProgramID=13. Please choose to either enroll and review online or to enroll and submit reviews at the Reference Desk.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

May 19 at 7:30 p.m. – Evening Book Discussion: The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud

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Join us on May 19 at 7:30 p.m. as we discuss Claire Messud's intriguing novel, The Woman Upstairs.  This Washington Post Top Ten Book of the Year will be presented by Joy Brann.