PWPL is proud to announce the launch of our Curbside Grab-and-Go service! Reserve any of your favorite library items (not just books!) online and, when they are ready, we will notify you to come by the library building for a contactless pickup out front. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9 am to 6 pm (hours subject to change). As per ALA and OCLC guidance, all returned library materials are quarantined for 72 hours to ensure safety.
As we confront the unacceptable racial injustices across our country, notably the recent horrifying killings of George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery, we will continue in our mission as a public library to enhance the well-being of every member of our community.
Kanopy is a video streaming service offering access to more than 30,000 documentaries, movies, and educational videos for all ages. Patrons can play 6 videos per month. You have unlimited access to each title for 3 days (72 hours), or access to The
In our ongoing efforts to support the community during this difficult time, PWPL has coordinated with the Port Washington - Manhasset Office of Emergency Management (PWM OEM) to 3D print person protective equipment (PPE) for those working on the front
It's critical that everyone living in Port Washington gets counted in the Census. Your Census response secures funding for our schools, roads, and other services and is used to determine how much representation New York State gets in Congress. PWPL
We are currently living through an unprecedented global event, and it is imperative that it be documented for future generations. The Local History Center at the Port Washington Public Library is proud to announce our COVID-19 PUBLIC MEMORY PROJECT, and we need your help!
We're excited to announce that during the library's temporary closure, we will be offering electronic notary services. Please email email@example.com in order to set up an appointment if you wish to use this service. You will still be required to
Even now, libraries are here to help you learn, grow, and entertain the kids! We're happy to offer residents without an existing library card a Digital Library Card, with access to things like ebooks, audiobooks, live tutoring, digital magazines, language
The Budget Vote originally scheduled for April 7, 2020 has been canceled. The Library will rollover the current year's budget for fiscal year 2020-2021. More information regarding this cancellation is forthcoming. The Trustee Election originally scheduled for April 7, 2020
We invite you to read 1,000 books with your child before he or she begins kindergarten. The concept is simple, but the rewards are priceless. Read a book (any book) to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to read 1,000 books (yes, you can repeat books!) before your child starts kindergarten.
Stream and download movies, TV shows, concerts, documentaries, online courses and magazines. The new RBdigital streaming video service includes selections from Acorn TV, Great Courses, Qello, IndieFlix, Pongolo, Learn it Live, and Method Test. Checkout an all-access 7-day pass to binge watch as much as you would like on as many as Three Channels. We've also added a selection of over 5,000 adult audiobooks and 2,000 children's audiobooks, as well as thousands of comics and graphic novels.
Tutor.com is a highly-rated online learning service that provides one-to-one tutoring, test prep, and online resources for learners of all ages. Tutor.com has extended their hours to 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. weekdays and 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. on