PLEASE NOTE: Because of the expected inclement weather, the VITA Tax Assistance has been cancelled for Monday, March 3.
PLEASE NOTE: that our March 8 bus trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show has been cancelled.
Please note that the art lecture, "Art and Architecture of the Lincoln Memorial," that was originally scheduled for Thursday, February 13 has been rescheduled for Monday, February 24.
Art and Architecture of the Lincoln Memorial
presented by Louise Cella Caruso
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 1 p.m.
The Lincoln Memorial is one of the most iconic and inspiring examples of American architecture and has been the backdrop for many historic events. This lecture will focus on the artistic and architectural elements as well as give a historic overview. Please preregister for this program at the ASK Desk.
New Databases Added
Hurricane Sandy Resources - updated 09-09-2013
Come in and see the newly designed Freeport Memorial Library. The lower-level renovation is complete, and all of our materials are now available. This includes our 28-day fiction, nonfiction, biographies, and the vocational collection. The lower level has many new features, including a training center,
In July we opened our newly renovated 10,000-square-foot main floor, which contains
Our public computers have been relocated back to the lower level and are now part of C3. The heating and ventilation system on the lower level has been upgraded to provide a more comfortable climate-controlled environment. Additionally, in response to your requests, we have increased our Wi-Fi capability by adding additional access points throughout the building. This has increased our signal well beyond our doors.
The entire renovation has been done with you, our patrons, in mind. New York State Construction Grant funding in the amount of $225,000 helped to make it all possible. The entire construction project was funded without having to raise any additional tax dollars.
We appreciate your patience throughout this process, and we hope to see you at our Grand Reopening on Saturday, April 12, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., which is also the beginning of National Library Week.
We’ll have more information regarding the festivities as the date gets closer, but in the meantime come into the Library, take a look around at the brand-new facilities, and take advantage of the many exceptional services we offer. As always, we are here for you!
Better World Books
The Freeport Memorial Library can now accept book donations in our new book drop from Better World Books. This book drop is located near the rear entrance of the Library. The books are sold, and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Friends of the Library.
Please note that this book drop is for donations only; do not return Library materials in this book drop.
Technology Help at the Freeport Memorial Library
Mondays 5-7 p.m. and Fridays, 4:30-8 p.m.
(Half-Hour Sessions) By Appointment
If you have an ebook reader, tablet computer, or other gadget and are not sure how to use it, you can make an appointment for quick tech help. This service will include how to download free ebooks from the Nassau Digital Doorway. Please sign-up at the Reference Desk, call us at 516-379-3274 ext 505, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to the services you'll find on this Site, the Library offers:
Special Library Services
Services for the Physically Challenged