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FARMINGDALE PUBLIC

LIBRARY NEWSLETTER

116 Merritts Road • Farmingdale, NY 11735 • 516-249-9090 • www.farmingdalelibrary.org January/February 2018

FARMINGDALE LIBRARY CINEMA In the event of a large turnout, residents with proof of residency in UFSD #22 will be admitted first. Movie Times: 1:15pm, movie starts at 1:30pm 6:30pm, movie starts at 7:00pm DUNKIRK (2017) Tuesday, January 16 Rated: PG-13 106 Minutes Stars: Fionn Whitehead and Tom Hardy A World War II thriller about the evacuation of Allied troops from Dunkirk before Nazi forces can take hold. BATTLE OF THE SEXES (2017) Tuesday, January 23 In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women’s movement, the 1973 tennis match between women’s world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men’s champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most watched televised sporting events of all time. Rated: PG-13 121 Minutes Stars: Emma Stone and Steve Carell MARSHALL (2017) Tuesday, February 6 Rated: PG-13 119 Minutes Stars: Sterling K. Brown and Kate Hudson Follows the young lawyer to conservative Connecticut to defend a black chauffeur charged with sexual assault and attempted murder of his white socialite employer. BRAD'S STATUS (2017) Tuesday, February 20 Rated: R 102 Minutes Stars: Ben Stiller and Jenna Fischer Brad has a satisfying career and a comfortable life with his wife and their musical prodigy son, but it's not quite what he imagined during his college glory days. Showing Troy around a university, he can't help comparing his life with those of his four successful best college friends. Movie titles are subject to change, please call the library THE STAR (1952) Tuesday, January 30 at 2:00pm Not Rated 90 Minutes Stars: Bette Davis A washed-up movie queen finds romance, but still desires a comeback. LISTEN DARLING (1938) Tuesday, February 13 at 2:00pm Not Rated 75 Minutes Stars: Judy Garland and Mary Astor Dottie Wingate, a widow taking care of her children, decides to marry Arthur Drubbs, a banker, for the financial sake of her children. Horrified at the prospect, the children kidnap Dottie with the help of their uncle. THAT CERTAIN AGE (1938) Tuesday, February 27 at 2:00pm Not Rated 95 Minutes Stars: Deanna Durbin and Melvyn Douglas Reporter Vincent Bullit has just returned from covering the Spanish Civil War. His boss, newspaper magnate Fullerton, has plans to send him off to China. However, first Fullerton invites Bullit to his own home to write a series of European affair articles. to find out what movie will be showing. TUESDAY MATINEE

SUNDAY AFTERNOONS AT THE LIBRARY

NOVELETTE 13 CONCERT Sunday, January 7 at 2:30pm

No Registration Required Novelette 13 will be performing an eclectic mix of pieces for flute and piano; music that reflects the identity of their French and Japanese heritages, including works by Ravel, Saint-Saens, Poulenc, Satie, Miyagi, and Yoshimatsu. The duo will introduce the pieces to give some context to the music and share their thoughts, with the intention of bringing the audience closer to the music. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents. CONGA CONCERT Sunday, January 21 at 2:30pm No Registration Required Part of the Town of Oyster Bay Distinguished Artist Series Get on your feet for Conga! This tribute show will perform songs from Gloria Estefan and the Miami Sound Machine, featuring hits like “Conga,” “Rhythm is Gonna Get You,” “Get On Your Feet,” and many more! JAYCEE DRIESEN CONCERT: A TRIBUTE TO THE DIVAS Sunday, February 11 at 2:30pm No Registration Required Part of the Town of Oyster Bay Distinguished Artist Series Come celebrate the music of the divas such as: Barbara Streisand, Bette Midler, Lady Gaga and more with female vocalist, songwriter, and producer JayCee Driesen.

ENTER OUR 2ND ANNUAL DINNER AND A MOVIE CONTEST! DINNER AND A MOVIE CONTEST January 8-February 6

We’re kicking off the new year with a special Dinner and a Movie contest! Just check out a cookbook/DVD bundle from our display, and you’ll receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win a gift certificate to a local restaurant. Raffle is for UFSD #22 residents only. Winner will be announced February 7. Will it be you?

START PLANNING YOUR SPRING GARDEN INTRODUCING OUR NEW SEED LIBRARY! Starting January 2

We have a variety of organic and heirloom seeds for you to borrow. Look through our list, pick the seeds you want, check them out, and take them home to plant! If you have a green thumb, harvest the seeds and bring them back for the next season's planting. For UFSD #22 residents only.

TAKE YOUR CHILD TO THE LIBRARY DAY! ADOPT A PUPPY PAL Saturday, February 3 at 10:00am

Online Registration: January 20

All Ages and an adult Adopt a mini plush puppy pal, complete with carrying case and birth certificate in this program. We’ll also be making a craft, sharing stories, and more with you and your new pal. Preference

given to UFSD #22 residents. SUPER BOWL PARTY Saturday, February 3 at 2:00pm

Online Registration: January 20

Gr. 3-5 Get ready for the big game with us! You'll make one of our wooden football plaques or a football pillow, enjoy games, snacks, and more. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents. We’ll also have activity sheets, displays, and a contest throughout the day. 2ND ANNUAL WINTER CARNIVAL! WINTER CARNIVAL Friday, February 23 from 10:00am-11:30am All Ages and an adult No Registration Required Brrrr! It’s cold outside. Come on down to the library to warm up and enjoy our winter carnival. We’ll have plenty of games and fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

VISIT US AT WWW.FARMINGDALELIBRARY.ORG FOR ALL OF OUR PROGRAM UPDATES/CANCELLATIONS

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