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  • brookhavenfreelibrary September – November 2013Serving The South Country Central School District BROOKHAVEN FREE LIBRARY 273 BEAVER DAM ROAD BROOKHAVEN, NY 11719 Printed on 100% post-consumer waste. Please recycle this newsletter. ***ECRWSS*** POSTAL CUSTOMER Non-Profit Org. STD. RATE POSTAGE PAID Brookhaven, N.Y. 11719 Permit No. 6 Did you know that the library has iPads and mini iPads for BFL cardholders to use in the Library? We recently upgrad- ed the wi-fi signal in the building and with the addition of our new comfy chairs; the front room is a comfortable place to catch up on your emails, social media or just leisure web surfing. To use a device simply ask a staff member at the Circulation Desk. A valid Brookhaven Free Library card is required. CONGRATULATIONS BFL BATTLE OF THE BOOKS TEAM Congratulations to Brookhaven Free Library’s first ever Battle of the Books Team! On Saturday, August 10, they battled in the ultimate book trivia competition against 42 Suffolk Libraries and even picked up the Sportsmanship award in their session! Great job team! Pictured from left to right; Assistant Coach, Madison Porsche, Daniel Fortmann, Andrew Zimlinghaus, Laurel Zimlinghaus, Alexis Spence, Carla Fortmann and Catherine St. Hilaire. Good Bye Margie O’Keefe! The Board of Trustees and the entire Library Staff want to express our deep- est gratitude to Margie for her 21 years of service to the Brookhaven Free Library community. We wish you all the best in your retirement! BOOK SALE Saturday, September 28, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. The library is holding a book sale! Stop by to browse the selection of materials for sale. No donations will be accepted for this event. In an effort to serve our patrons better the Brookhaven Free Library will have new opening hours beginning September 1. The new hours are as follows: Monday – Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Friday 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sunday 12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. We will begin opening Sundays on September 8. The Library Has NEW Hours September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Do you know what your Brookhaven Free Library can do for you? Free fax service, computer help, e-Reader and device train- ing, reference and research services, online program registration and much more! All residents of the South County School District are entitled to a card at the Brookhaven Free Library. Get yours today! Thank You... ...to Judith McCadden and John & Gail Mitchell for their gifts in memory of James Redman. ...to the following supporters of the Adult and YA Summer Reading Clubs: Avino’s Italian Table, Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County, Carla Marla’s, Jim’s Deli, Sequin, T.J.’s Heros and Intrigue Salon. Guests are always welcome September 11 - Meet at the Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society at 2:30 p.m. in the Brown Building. The museum curator, Steve Czarniecki, will give us a behind the scenes talk and we will have a chance to visit the museum. October 9 - Brookhaven Library - Flo Myers will give us a moving talk about Flo’s Family’s escape from China. Meeting at 2:30 p.m. Guests are always welcome. November 13 - Maurice Kemp, organist and choir director of Christ Church will perform a selection of well known organ masterpieces including Phantom of the Opera and a few surprises, at Christ Church, Bellport at 2:30 p.m. FIREPLACE LITERARY CLUB SHED THE MEDS Saturday, September 28, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to offer a safe way for residents to properly dispose of their unused med- ications and covered hypoder- mic needles. Proper disposal is essential to protect the envi- ronment, and ensure that old prescriptions do not end up in the wrong hands. Stop by any time to drop off your unwanted meds. No questions asked and no personal information will be taken. Family and Friends CPR Monday, October 21, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. The Brookhaven Ambulance Department is pleased to offer Family and Friends CPR to interested South Country Central School District residents. This free of charge course will not certify you in CPR but it will give you enough information to save a loved one and prepare you for what to do and to look for if and when an emergency should arise. This class is limited to 6 students. A second class will be added on November 18 if needed. iPads are Available for In-House Use
  • EVENING BOOK DISCUSSIONS No registration required Last Monday of the month 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Registration is encouraged but not required, and new members are always welcome. Copies of titles are available for check out at the Circulation Desk. September 30 - The Samurai's Garden by Gail Tsukiyama October 28 - The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer November 25 - The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan DAYTIME BOOK DISCUSSIONS No registration required. Second Tuesday of the month at 10:30 a.m. Registration is encouraged but not required, and new members are always welcome. Copies of titles are available for check out at the Circulation Desk. September 10 - The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot October 8 - The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach November 12 - New York by Edward Rutherfurd TUESDAY AFTERNOON MOVIES No registration required. Every Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. Join us on Tuesdays for an afternoon of cinematic entertainment. New releases are shown whenever possible. Titles are available online and by calling the library. FRIDAY AFTERNOON CREATIVES No registration required. New members wanted! Fridays, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Our meeting room is open to all creatives! Bring your sewing, stitching, quilting, knitting, or other creative project to work on in the company of other creative people. No formal instruction is provided, but advice is available if you ask. Feel free to bring a snack or drink if you wish. SURF FEVER! No registration required. Thursdays, September 26, October 17 and November 21 at 6:00 p.m. Join us as our resident surfer dude Matt shares new surf film classics and old favorites! As always, snacks, friendship and “story” will be shared! All welcome. HOME CANNING Wednesday, September 18 at 6:00 p.m. Certified Master Food Preserver, Mark Vosburgh is stopping by BFL to inform us about the history of canning, general principles of safe food handling, equipment used, food preparation, water bath and pressure canning methods and troubleshoot- ing. Registration begins Monday, September 9. NEW YORK DRIVER’S SAFETY COURSE Saturday, September 21, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. A representative from Empire Safety Council will be here to present their 6 hour class, recognized by all New York State insurance companies, which can help you reduce your auto collision and liability insurance rates by 10%. If you have incurred violations during the 18 month period prior to completing the course, up to four points will automatically be reduced on your driving record. There is no formal exam. A fee of $27 will be collected at registration. Please make checks payable to “Empire Safety Council.” Registration begins Monday, September 9. A CONSUMERS GUIDE TO FINANCIAL SELF DEFENSE Wednesday, September 25 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Howard Fullenbaum, CFP, will be presenting information on how to protect yourself from financial abuse and frauds. Registration begins Monday, September 9. INTERIOR DESIGN 101 Wednesday, October 2, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Learn the basics of interior design with specialist, Jacqui Palatnik. Color, space, lighting and much more will be discussed at this informative work- shop. Come prepared with your own design ques- tions. Registration begins Monday, September 9. AGING IN PLACE: IDENTITY THEFT Monday, October 7 at 1:00 p.m. How do I protect myself from Identity Theft? What would I do if a family member is incapacitated for a long period of time? Should my loved ones or I have insurance to prevent a financial burden? Would I be able to finance a loved one’s care with the equity in my home? Bob Cuccaro and Rick Cashman, both with the Long Island Chapter of the National Aging In Place Council, will be here to discuss possible solutions and planning measures for these important topics. Registration begins Monday, September 9. HAND MADE GERMAN PRETZELS Wednesday, October 9, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Learn about the history of pretzels as you twist your own to bring home and bake. Registration begins Monday, September 9. COOKING WITH FALL VEGETABLES: CREATIVE, QUICK AND EASY WAYS TO ENJOY THE AUTUMN HARVEST Thursday, October 10, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Join holistic health coach Tina Annibell to learn how to choose and identify an assortment of autumn veggies, the most efficient way to clean, dry and properly store them, the science of cook- ing veggies, how to properly toss and dress a salad, how to make your own salad dressings and marinades (that blow away store-bought brands), the must-have kitchen tools for cooking vegeta- bles and making salad, and the nutritional profile and health benefits of this most important class of foods! Registration begins Monday, September 9. LONG ISLAND GHOST STORIES Thursday, October 24, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. The Paranormal Adventurers, Joseph Flammer and Diane Hill, return with a new and thrilling interac- tive multimedia presentation about Long Island’s most haunted graveyards and paranormal hot spots. These are places where you can go to look for ghosts, too! Flammer and Hill reveal some of their truly harrowing ghostly experiences through video and photos Bring your own ghost stories and copies of The Paranormal Adventurers’ books for signing! Registration begins Monday, September 9. EVERYTHING BUT THE TURKEY Monday, November 4, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Join the Baking Coach and learn to make classic stuffing, cornbread casserole and homemade cranberry chutney for Thanksgiving. Everyone goes home with a 7-inch round cornbread casserole to bake in the oven. Registration begins Monday, September 9. MEDITATION FOR A STRESS FREE HOLIDAY AND BEYOND Wednesday, November 20, 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. Join John Bednarik, as he demonstrates some of the most natural and effective techniques of med- itation, and gives many use- ful directions for deepening and stabilizing meditation practices to gain more inner bliss and peace. Registration begins Monday, September 9. Adult Programs BROOKHAVEN FREE LIBRARY 273 BEAVER DAM RD. BROOKHAVEN, NY 11719 (631) 286-1923 (telephone) (631) 286-0120 (fax) E-mail: broolib@suffolk.lib.ny.us Website: www.brookhavenfreelibrary.org Hours: Monday to Thursday: 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday: 12 – 4 p.m. Beginning September 8 Library Closings: September 2, October 14, November 11 and November 28 FALL BACK INTO SCHOOL WORK WITH HELP FROM THE LIBRARY Monday, September 16, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. The new school year brings new challenges. Come learn successful strategies to look up information and helpful library resources that will make your homework a breeze! Parents are welcome to accompany their teens. Snacks will be served. Can’t make it? No problem, call Miss Jamie and set up a time that is good for you. Registration begins Monday, September 9. PUFF PAINT PUMPKINS Tuesday, October 15 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Create a haunting design using glow in the dark puff paint on your own pumpkin. Registration begins Monday, September 9. FEAR FACTOR Wednesday, October 23, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. How gross is too gross? Come find out how far you would go in BFL’s 3rd Annual Fear Factor Challenge! Registration begins Monday, September 9. WRITERS CAFÉ Monday, November 4 and November 25 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Join an informal group to talk about writing and engage in some fun and inspiring writing activi- ties. No formal instruction will be provided but hot chocolate and snacks will be! Registration begins Monday, September 9. FALL LANTERN Wednesday, November 13, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Make a beautiful lantern that will make the per- fect Thanksgiving centerpiece or Fall decora- tion. Registration begins Monday, September 9. Young Adult Programs - Grades 7-12 Board meetings are: September 19, October 17 and November 21 at 7:30 p.m. As changes are sometimes unavoidable please call the Library or check our online calendar to verify dates and times. Board of Trustees Judith Bird, Kathleen DuPointe, AnnMarie Gordon, Janet Quirk, Jeff Scharpf, Claudia Taylor, Judith Travers Adult Program Registration - Monday, September 9 Registration is required for most adult programs. Brookhaven Free Library card holders may register in person or by telephone beginning at 10:00 a.m. and online at www.brookhaven- freelibrary.org any time after 10:15 a.m. Out of district residents are welcome to register if space allows, one week after the posted registration date. Programs that have fees attached require you to register in person at the library Circulation Desk. Advance registration is suggested for all programs, and is a must for all programs requiring a fee. COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES Sign up for the programs below to earn community service credits. Registration required and reserved for BFL cardholders only. Friday, September 27, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Help set up for the Library’s Book Sale. Saturday, September 28, 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. - Help set up for the Library’s Book Sale. Saturday, October 12, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Assist with raking after the Library’s Annual Scarecrow Contest. Saturday, October 19, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Join Miss Jamie on a walk to the Hamlet Organic Garden to help with fall pickings! Registration for all opportunities listed above begins Monday, September 9.
  • A note about program attendance: Our goal is to maximize attendance and thereby offer as many South Country Central School District residents the opportunity to enjoy library programs. Please notify us if you will be unable to attend a program so that we may call a child on our waiting list. Registration is required for all programs. September __________ SEPTEMBER 9 - Registration begins SEPTEMBER 9 - Playdough Fun All Welcome Monday, Anytime 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. No registration. SEPTEMBER 10 - Independent Storytime; Let the Reading Begin! Ages 3-Pre-K Tuesdays, September 10, 17, 24, October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 November 5, 12, 19 and 26 10:30 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. SEPTEMBER 10 - Toddler Playtime Walkers-35 months with parent or caregiver Tuesdays, September 10, October 8 and November 12 Anytime 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Bring your toddler to the library for some fun playtime before bed. Meet other parents and discover Library resources. SEPTEMBER 11 - First Time Art Ages 2-3 with parent Wednesdays, September 11, 18 October 2 and 9 Anytime 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. We’re getting messy today; wear a smock or play clothes. SEPTEMBER 12 - Let’s Sing Ages 0-5 with parent Thursday at 10:30 a.m. No registration. SEPTEMBER 13 - Giant Spider Webs Age 3-Pre-K Friday at 11:00 a.m. Listen to a story, learn some fun spider facts and then make a giant yarn spider web outside, weather permitting. SEPTEMBER 14 - Saturday Storytime All welcome Saturdays, September 14, 21, 28, October 5, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 23 and 30 at 10:30 a.m. Bring the family to hear some wonderful stories and folktales. No registration. SEPTEMBER 17 - Crayon Kids Age 2-Pre-K Tuesdays, September 17, October 22 and November 19, Anytime 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Similar to our day sessions of First Time Art, this class welcomes children ages 4 and 5 to join their younger siblings and parents who may be working during the day to join the fun too! (The projects will be different from our morning programs.) SEPTEMBER 19 - Parent and Child Storytime Ages 2-3 with parent or caregiver Thursdays, September 19, 26, October 3, November 7, 14 and 21 at 10:30 a.m. The goal of this fast paced first time storytime is to prepare your child for an independent storytime experience. We will introduce you and your little one to finger plays, music, rhymes and short stories that are sure to make everyone smile. SEPTEMBER 20 - Parent Child Workshop Ages walkers-30 months Fridays, September 20, 27, October 4 and 11 10:30 - 11:15 a.m. Come meet other parents, talk to the experts about your parenting concerns and engage in some enjoyable one on one time with your toddler. SEPTEMBER 22 - Mike Soloway Music Ages 3-Kindergarten Sunday at 1:00 p.m. Mike Soloway is an outstanding musician with a delightful voice and gentle spirit who is sure to delight your child. SEPTEMBER 30 - Active Kids Ages 3-Kindergarten Mondays, September 30, October 28 and November 25 from 5:00 - 5:30 p.m. You will love crawling like a crab, and wiggling like a worm in this fun inside action packed program. October ____________ OCTOBER 7 - Fire Safety Week Ages 3-Grade 1 Monday, Anytime 2:00 - 6:30 p.m. Does your child know what to do in the event of an emergency? Do they know their telephone number and address? Come to the Library today to teach your child their safety information. While you’re here, make a cute little fire dog and have some sticker fun too! A Safety Checklist to work on together at home will be given to each family at the end of the program. OCTOBER 10 - Puzzle Play Ages 2-3 Thursday, Anytime 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. All welcome. No registration. OCTOBER 12 - Annual Scarecrow Contest Saturday at 1:00 p.m. See back page for details. OCTOBER 17 - Blocks Play Ages 2-Pre-K Thursday, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. OCTOBER 19 - Guide Dog Foundation Talk Saturday at 11:30 a.m. See back page for details. OCTOBER 24 - Picnic Play Ages 2-Pre-K Thursday, Anytime 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. No registration. OCTOBER 31 - Halloween Cookie Decorating Ages 2-Pre-K Thursday, Anytime 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come decorate some festive and yummy cookies. November _____ NOVEMBER 1 - Babies and Books Infants-24 months with parent or caregiver Friday, November 1 and 8 at 10:00 a.m. Language and development expert Pam Talbout will join our own Michelle Kenney in presenting Babies and Books. Learn the importance of books to babies and their development. Learn how to use them, select them and discover the role that books play in speech and language development. NOVEMBER 15 - Nuts to You; Story and Craft Age 3-Pre-K Friday at 10:30 a.m. or 11:15 a.m. Hear Lois Ehlert’s story about a curious little squirrel and then make an acorn craft to take home. CHILDREN’S PROGRAM REGISTRATION DATE - Monday, September 9 Online registration is available for children who have their own library cards and begins at 10:15 a.m. Phone or in person registration is available during Library hours. Please note you must show your valid library card in order to register. Out of district residents may register, if space allows, one week after the posted registration date. Children’s Programs - Birth to Pre-K Grades K-6 Programs on Back Cover KIDS CINEMA Special Thanks The Children’s Department would like to thank the following businesses for their generous support by donating raffle prizes to the 2013 Summer Reading Club. We encourage you drop by and tell them how much your children enjoyed the summer reading club and how much their support means to your children! Applerageous, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Build-A-Bear, Brooklyn Nets, Country Fair Entertainment Park, Children’s Museum of the East End, CM Performing Arts Center, The Gateway, Island Cinemas, Krazy Kids, Kreb Cycle, Lazerland, Long Island Science Center, Monster Mini Golf, Safari Adventure, Sayville Cinemas, Splish Splash, Theater Three and Tropical Smoothie. September 15 - Scooby Doo Marathon All welcome Sunday, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. November 9 - Ivan The Incredible Saturday at 1:00 p.m. November 30 - Dear Dumb Diary Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
  • A note about program attendance: Our goal is to maximize attendance and offer as many South Country Central School District residents the opportunity to enjoy library programs. Please notify us if you will be unable to attend a program so that we may call a child on our waiting list. Registration is required for all programs. Children’s Programs - Grades K-6 September __________ SEPTEMBER 9 - Registration begins SEPTEMBER 12 - Lego Club Grades K-6 Thursdays, September 12, October 3 and November 7, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Join this monthly program to make cool Lego projects with your friends! SEPTEMBER 14 - Saturday Storytime All welcome Saturdays, September 14, 21, 28, October 5, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 23 and 30 at 10:30 a.m. Bring the family to hear some wonderful stories and folktales. No registration. SEPTEMBER 14 - My Pet Rock Grades K-3 Saturday, Anytime 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Choose a rock and then wash, dress, name and design a house for your new pet rock! SEPTEMBER 15 - Scooby Doo Marathon All welcome Sunday, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Come down and laugh at your old pal Scooby and friends. Reminder: children must be ten years old to be left without a parent or guardian. SEPTEMBER 22 - Mike Soloway Music Age 3-Kindergarten Sunday at 1:00 p.m. Mike Soloway is an outstanding musi- cian with a delightful voice and gentle spirit who is sure to delight your child. SEPTEMBER 24 - Tales to Tails Grades 1-4 Tuesday evenings, September 24, October 29 and November 26 Make an appointment to read to one of our certified therapy dogs. This program builds confidence and excitement for all readers, but especially for readers who struggle. Appointments can be made for 15 minute sessions between 6:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Registration begins September 9 by calling the Children’s Desk at 286-1923. SEPTEMBER 30 - Active Kids Age 3-Kindergarten Mondays, September 30, October 28 and November 25 5:00 - 5:30 p.m. You will love crawling like a crab, and wiggling like a worm in this fun inside action packed program. October ____________ OCTOBER 6 - National Observe the Moon Night Grades K-3 Sunday, Anytime 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Make a diagram of the Big Dipper using marshmallows, an alien spacecraft, rocket ship and moon rock. OCTOBER 7 - Fire Safety Week Ages 3-Grade 2 Monday, Anytime 2:00 - 6:30 p.m. Does your child know what to do in the event of an emergency? Do they know their tele- phone number and address? Come to the Library today to teach your child their safety information. While you’re here, make a cute lit- tle fire dog and have some sticker fun too! A Safety Checklist to work on together at home will be given to each family at the end of the program. OCTOBER 12 - Annual Scarecrow Contest Saturday at 1:00 p.m. See below for details. OCTOBER 16 - Dots and Ink Autumn Trees Grades K-4 Wednesday, Anytime 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Join us as we create tree using Q-Tips and ink. OCTOBER 20 - Family Cup Building Challenge Families with children Grades 1-4 Sunday at 2:00 p.m. Spend time together as you put your skills into action in this cup challenge. OCTOBER 26 - Sweet Candy Witches Grades 3-6 Saturday, Anytime 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Make your own sweet candy witch to take home. OCTOBER 28 - Yoga Time Grades 4-8 Monday, 7:00 - 7:45 p.m. Come get limber and stretch your cares away. OCTOBER 30 - Ghosties; Halloween Stories and Craft Grades K-Grade 2 Wednesday, 4:30 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. Come hear ghostly stories followed by a craft. November __________ NOVEMBER 16 - Annual Children’s Bake-Off Grades K-8 Saturday at 1:00 p.m. See below for details. NOVEMBER 17 - Rainbow Spinners and Kaleidocycles Grades 3-5 Sunday, Anytime 12:30 - 3:00 p.m. With some clever cutting and folding you can create these fun paper objects. NOVEMBER 23 - Tantalizing Thanksgiving Treats; Indian Corn Two Ways Grades 3-6 Saturday, Anytime 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Using some yummy ingredients you will make two treats that actually look like Indian corn. NOVEMBER 29 - Learn to Make Paper Beads Grades 3-6 Friday, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Learn this simple technique for making colorful paper beads. Once you know how to make them you can make necklaces, earrings, bead- ed book marks and so much more. Call a friend and come together! SEPTEMBER 8 - National Grandparents Day Infants-Grade 2 with a Grandparent Sunday, Anytime 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Celebrate this special relationship by reading one of our pre-selected stories together. We’ll video tape you or pho- tograph the session. Your choice and then e-mail you a copy. When you are finished reading, make a commemorative magnet of the book you read together. Call the Children’s Desk at 286-1923 to make your 15 minute appointment. OCTOBER 12 - Annual Scarecrow Contest Saturday at 1:00 p.m. One of our favorite annual family events is back! The Library will provide a scarecrow frame and stuffing to each family that signs up. You bring the clothes, fin- ished head and any accessories and most importantly your imagination. Judges will present ribbons for all who participate and one scarecrow will be declared “Best in Show”. Refreshments will be served. If we must cancel due to rain, scarecrow frames will be made available to registered families who would like to build their scarecrow at home. Please call the Children’s Desk to register 286-1923. OCTOBER 19 - Guide Dog Foundation Talk All families are welcome. Saturday at 11:30 a.m. Diane Robuffo, a volunteer from the Guide Dog Foundation is excited to share what it’s like to raise a service dog and answer questions about how families can get involved. We must have 30 people registered for Diane to present this pro- gram. Please register each person in your family who would like to attend by calling the children’s desk at 286- 1923. Out of District residents are welcome to attend. NOVEMBER 16 - Annual Children’s Bake-Off Grades K-8 Saturday at 1:00 p.m. The Annual Children’s Bake-Off is a Brookhaven Free Library tradition that stems back over 20 years. Children will compete by making baked goods from scratch in one of 3 categories: Cakes, Pies or Cookies. A first place trophy is awarded to the best entry in each age group based on taste, appearance, creativity and difficulty. Ribbons are award- ed to all participants. Entry forms and a full list of rules will be available at the library beginning October 1. Special Programs Birth - Pre-KPrograms onPage 3 Congratulations to Sarah Lewis and Daniel Taccetta, winners of two brand new bicycles donated by Kreb Cycle of Bellport.