The Garden City Public Library’s elevator will be out of service August through September 2016 due to the complete over-haul of the cab, circuitry and wiring. THE ENTIRE LOWER LEVEL WILL BE CLOSED TO ALL PATRONS. The library and...
Do you have something that is old, unusual and perhaps even bizarre? How many times have you thought that maybe your object has some value or might even be very valuable? Come find out on Sunday, Jan. 28, at...
Hell hath no fury like a librarian scorned. That’s the truth Panos Mourdoukoutas, an LIU Post economics professor and department chair, found out last week as his Forbes article “Amazon Should Replace Local Libraries To Save Taxpayers Money,” drew...
  A screening of the 1967 dramedy Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner starring Sidney Poitier, Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn and Katharine Houghton will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library. The event will be...
Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19, so celebrate by taking out some books about fathers, grandfathers, uncles and Father’s Day. The library has picture books about Father’s Day, such as Christine Loomis’ The Best Father’s Day Ever!, Mercer Mayer’s...
The next Coffee & Tea by the Book discussion will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 30, on the lower level in the Garden City Library at 9:30 a.m. sharp. Librarians Laura Flanagan and Ann Garnett will moderate a discussion...
From query letter to self-publicity Interested in getting published? On Monday, Oct. 15, at 7 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library, attendees will learn how to construct a successful query letter, proposal and synopsis with award-winning author Natalie S....
Community Puzzle The Tweens and Teens Department has set-up a community puzzle for tweens and teens to work on at their leisure. The current puzzle is 1,000 pieces and the theme is World War II. Tweens and teens are welcome...
Éamon de Valera, the face of Ireland in America for most of the 20th century, will be the subject of the October meeting of the Irish Cultural Society. The meeting will convene on Oct. 10 at 7:30 p.m. at...
Friends of the Garden City Public Library will sponsor a free concert The Great American Popular Songbook performed by vocalist/pianist Mitch Kahn on Wednesday evening, June 15, at the Garden City Public Library. Hear favorite melodies from America’s 20th...