Visiting Hours: 9am-9pm Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri
11am-9pm Wed
library@pwpl.org

(516) 883-4400

9am-5pm Sat
1pm-5pm Sun
Curbside Hours: Same as visiting hours

 

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Visiting Hours: 9am-9pm Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri
11am-9pm Wed
library@pwpl.org

(516) 883-4400

9am-5pm Sat
1pm-5pm Sun
Curbside Hours: Same as visiting hours

 

Façade and Roof Construction Continues

Please pardon the noise and our appearance as we work to improve the library.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Music Advisory Council Concert

The Music Advisory Council Presents: Aristo Sham, Pianist in Concert

The Music Advisory council presents Aristo Sham for a special performance at the Library.  Hailed by the Washington Post as a young artist with "boundless potential" who can "already hold his own with the best" pianist Aristo Sham has dazzled audiences on five continents in countries ranging from Singapore and Argentina to Slovenia, Morocco, and throughout the United States.

3:00pm - 4:30pm View Details

Books for Dessert

Books for Dessert is a book club for adults over 21 with intellectual disabilities, who live or work in and around Port Washington. Read about Books for Dessert in American Libraries Magazine. 

For more information about our book club, please contact Kate Monsour at 516-883-4400, ext. 1302 or monsour@pwpl.org.

 

10:00am - 12:00pm View Details

Exercise Class

Join us for an 8-session exercise class incorporating yoga, pilates and stretching. Marlene Kirsh, athletic trainer and certified pilates instructor, will lead the classes. Sessions are from 5 - 6 pm on 8 Mondays: January 23; January 30; February 6; February 13; March 6; March 13; March 20; March 27. 

Open to Port Washington residents free of charge. Registration begins January 3, 2023. 

5:00pm - 6:00pm View Details

Film: "The Duke" (2020-95 min.).

In 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60-year-old taxi driver, steals Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. This was the first -- and remains the only -- theft in the gallery's history. Richard Bean and Clive Coleman scripted this docudrama for director Roger Michell. Helen Mirren co-stars as Kempton's wife Dorothy.

7:00pm - 9:00pm View Details

Creative Readers

Creative Readers is an arts and literacy inclusion program where children in kindergarten to second grade will use theater, art, movement, and music to bring books to life. Facilitated by Program Director Elise May. Professional behavior support will be at all sessions. For program information and high school volunteer opportunities please email creativereaders@optimum.net or visit the Creative Readers page at https://pwpl.org/children/childrens-programs/cr/. Limited capacity. Application to register is required. For children in Kindergarten to 2nd grade. 

Registration is closed.

10:00am - 11:00am View Details

Creative Readers

Creative Readers is an arts and literacy inclusion program where children in kindergarten to second grade will use theater, art, movement, and music to bring books to life. Facilitated by Program Director Elise May. Professional behavior support will be at all sessions. For program information and high school volunteer opportunities please email creativereaders@optimum.net or visit the Creative Readers page at https://pwpl.org/children/childrens-programs/cr/. Limited capacity. Application to register is required. For children in 3rd to 5th grade. 

Registration is closed.

11:15am - 12:15pm View Details

A Time For Kids-Baby Start

Come join A Time for Kids, Inc. as we introduce our littlest learners to the wonderful world of library programs. Activities include music, movement, fine and gross motor development and circle time. Focus is on early literacy, early language development and socialization. For children ages 3 months to 17 months. Registration required.  

10:00am - 10:30am View Details

A Time For Kids

Ms. Karen presents educational activities, movement, music and a craft. For children ages 18 months to 5 years with an adult. Registration required. 

10:45am - 11:45am View Details

Teen SAT Prep Series on Zoom

January 21, Math (no calculator), January 28, Math (calculator), February 4, Verbal/Reading, February 11, Verbal/Writing

Port Washington teens in grades 9-12 can register at PWPL.org/Teens beginning January 7. Teens are encouraged to attend all sessions.This series is made possible by the Friends of the Library.

10:00am - 12:30pm View Details

Teen SAT Prep Series on Zoom

January 21, Math (no calculator), January 28, Math (calculator), February 4, Verbal/Reading, February 11, Verbal/Writing

Port Washington teens in grades 9-12 can register at PWPL.org/Teens beginning January 7. Teens are encouraged to attend all sessions.This series is made possible by the Friends of the Library.

10:00am - 12:30pm View Details

Teen Gaming

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to come play Nintendo Switch games with other teens after school.  No registration required. 

3:30pm - 5:00pm View Details

Open 1-5 PM: President's Day

The Library will be open from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm in observance of the holiday. 

9:00am - 1:00pm View Details

Hoopla

Download Music, Movies & More

Hoopla – Music, movies, TV, e-books, audiobooks and comics.

Libby By OverDrive

Download Ebooks & Audiobooks

Libby by OverDrive – Thousands of e-books and audiobooks.

RBDigital

Download Magazines, Audiobooks, TV & More

RBdigital – Magazines, movies, TV, comics, graphic novels, concerts, & audiobooks.

Tutor.com

Tutor.com

Tutor.com – Live homework help from 2pm to 10pm.

LinkedIn Learning

Linkedin.com/Learning – Online video training courses on many topics.

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports – Trusted product ratings and reviews.

Online Language Learning

Language Learning

Online Language Learning– Learn over 160 world languages designed for all ages.

Online Resources

youtube channel

Youtube Channel

Youtube – Watch us on youtube.

Hoopla

Download Music, Movies & More

Hoopla – Music, movies, TV, e-books, audiobooks and comics.

Libby By OverDrive

Download Ebooks, Audiobooks, Videos, Magazines & More

Libby by OverDrive – Thousands of e-books, audiobooks, magazines, comics, graphics novels and videos.

OverDrive magazines

Digital Magazines

OverDrive Magazines (formerly RBdigital) – Access over 3,000 downloadable popular digital magazines.

Kanopy

Stream Movies

Kanopy – Get free access to thousands of movies with your library card.

Tutor.com

Homework Help

Tutor.com – Live homework help from 2pm to 10pm.

learning express library

Practice Exams

Learning Express Library – SAT, GRE, TASC practice exams and career guidance.

HeritageQuest

Genealogical & Historical Sources

HeritageQuest – 1790-1950 Census data, books and articles.

Morningstar Online

Investment Research

Morningstar Online – Online Investment Research Database includes monthly newsletters.

Value Line

Investment Research

Value Line Investment Survey – Search companies and industries for financial information.

JobNow

Live Career Coaching

JobNow – Live online career coaching from 2pm to 11pm.

Reference Solutions

Telephone Directories

Reference Solutions – Telephone directories with detailed business & consumer information.

Kanopy

Along Manhasset Bay Walking Tour App

Download – Explore the rich history of Port Washington at your own pace with this GPS enabled smart phone app.

mango languages

Learn a Language

Mango Languages – Learn over 70 new languages.

Online Courses

Linkedin.com/Learning – Online video training courses on many topics.

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports – Trusted product ratings and reviews.

Online Language Learning

Language Learning

Online Language Learning – Learn over 160 world languages designed for all ages.

tumble book library

Ebooks for Kids

Tumble Book Library –  Animated, interactive story books for kids.

novelist

Find Your Next Great Read

Novelist –  Reader’s advisory service provides reviews and helps you find similar titles.

Lote Online for Kids

Picture Books for Kids

LOTE -World language story books for kids.

Niche Academy

Tutorials

Niche Academy – Tutorials on using the library’s digital resources.

Nuwav Legal Forms

Create Legal Documents

Nuwav Legal Forms – Create legal documents in minutes. Categories include Wills, Lease Agreements, Contracts & more.

Creative Bug

Arts and Crafts

Creativebug – Online arts and crafts video courses.

New York Times

New York Times

New York Times – Full text articles from 1980 – present.

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