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FARMINGDALE PUBLIC

LIBRARY NEWSLETTER

116 Merritts Road • Farmingdale, NY 11735 • 516-249-9090 • www.farmingdalelibrary.org November/December 2017

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 BIG SICK (2017) Tuesday, November 14 Rated: R 120 Minutes Stars: Kumail Nanjiani and Ray Romano Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail connects with grad student Emily after a stand up set. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms An arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure of the community. DUNKIRK (2017) Tuesday, December 5 Rated: PG-13 106 Minutes Stars: Fionn Whitehead and Tom Hardy A World War II thriller about the evacuation of Allied troops from the French city of Dunkirk before Nazi forces can take hold. TUESDAY MATINEE THE WORLD OF HENRY ORIENT (1964) LITTLE NELLIE KELLY (1940) Tuesday, December 12 at 2:00pm Not Rated 98 Minutes Stars: Judy Garland and George Murphy Little Nellie. Both Nellies contend with the same cantankerous coot, the laze-about father who fusses mightily when Nellie marries an upstanding lad and repeats the process years later when Little Nellie falls in love. ANIMAL KINGDOM (1932) Tuesday, December 19 at 2:00pm Not Rated 85 Minutes Stars: Leslie Howard and Myrna Loy An intellectual publisher can’t choose between his society wife and his free thinking former lover. In this whimsical bit o' blarney hit, Judy Garland plays dual roles: plucky Irish immigrant Nellie and her daughter, TRY ONE OF OUR BINGE BOXES: HOURS OF ENTERTAINMENT IN AN EASY-TO-CARRY CASE! Each Binge Box contains a collection of themed movies or TV series. Themes include: Superheros, Game of Thrones, Family Movie Night, and many more. So break out the popcorn and check one out today! into the real thing. MAUDI (2017) Tuesday, November 28 Rated: PG-13 116 Minutes Stars: Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawk Tuesday, November 21 at 2:00pm Not Rated 106 Minutes Stars: Peter Sellers and Paula Prentiss A mischievous, adventuresome teenager and her best friend begin following an eccentric concert pianist around New York City after she develops a crush on him.

SUNDAY AFTERNOONS AT THE LIBRARY

THE HISTORY OF THE 1950’S AND 1960’S THROUGH POPULAR SONG WITH MARC BLACK Sunday November 12 at 2:00pm No Registration Required Join New York Blues Hall of Fame inductee, Marc Black, for a musical tour through these two defining decades. You’ll sing along with songs as diverse as Itsy Bitsy, Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka-Dot Bikini and Blowin’ in the Wind ; by artists ranging from Gene Autry to George Harrison. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents. LES DEGEN CONCERT Sunday, December 10 at 2:00pm No Registration Required Join singer Les Degen for this fun show! Les will take you on an entertaining musical journey down memory lane by serenading you with some of the greatest standards and show tunes ever written. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents. 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. NOVELETTE 13 CONCERT Sunday, January 7 at 2:30pm

CHILDREN’S AUTHOR VISIT MEET THE AUTHOR OF THE CUPCAKE DIARIES, ELIZABETH DOYLE CAREY Saturday, November 18 at 2:00pm Online Registration November 4 All Ages and an adult Are you a fan of the popular children’s fiction series, The Cupcake Diaries ? Come meet the author, Elizabeth Doyle Carey! She will be here to do a reading from one of her books and to hold a question and answer session. Mini cupcakes, juice, and coffee will be served. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

INTERNATIONAL GAMES WEEK CELEBRATION! GAME DAY AT THE LIBRARY! Saturday, November 4 from 1:00pm-4:00pm No Registration Required

We’re turning our small meeting room into a gamers paradise. Stop by with some friends and play one of our board games or put together one of our jigsaw puzzles. We’ll also have kid games in the Children’s Department for you to play with, including a giant interactive Mr. Potato Head.

BLACK FRIDAY DEALS AT THE LIBRARY

COME TO THE LIBRARY ON BLACK FRIDAY FOR SOME GREAT DEALS! Friday, November 24 from 9:00am-6:00pm Only

We have the best deals in town this Black Friday! You can pick up your Black Friday flyer beginning November 1 at the Circulation Desk or you can print one off our website at www.farmingdalelibrary.org.

Deals include: $1 off any $2 purchase from our book sale carts; a free craft kit when you check out five children’s items, a free canvas tote bag when you check out 15 items, and more! We look forward to seeing you! For UFSD #22 residents only. ANNUAL GINGERBREAD HOUSE CONTEST TAKE PART IN OUR ANNUAL GINGERBREAD CONTEST! Here’s what you need to do: 1. Decorate a gingerbread house to resemble your favorite book or movie. 2. Drop off your gingerbread house between November 27-December 11. 3. Staff and patrons will vote for their favorite gingerbread house between December 12-18. Winners will be announced December 19. 1st Place for Adults: A Gift Card to a Local Restaurant 1st Place for Teens: A Google Play Gift Card and a sweet treat 1st Place for Kids: A Gift Card to Charlotte’s and a sweet treat For UFSD #22 residents only. ALL ABOARD TO THE LIBRARY! FAMILY STEAM DAY Wednesday, December 27 Choose: 10:00am OR 2:00pm

All Ages and an adult No Registration Required It’s time to move full STEAM ahead to the library. We’ll have different STEAM stations based on science and technology for you to explore. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

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

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