The Garden City Library is pleased to welcome the heartfelt sounds of He-Bird, She-Bird, an Americana musical trio, on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 22 at 2 p.m. Stir up a gravel-silk-and-honey vocal blend, add strings and wings, and you’ve got He-Bird,...
It is estimated that 250,000 children from New York were transported to the Midwest on what today is called “The Orphan Trains.” About one in four of those children were of Irish descent. “The Orphan Trains Era, 1853-1923,” will...
The Garden City Public Library will be closed on Sundays for the summer. The library’s regular hours from Monday through Saturday remain unchanged. Regular Sunday hours will resume after Labor Day beginning Sunday, Sept. 8. You can visit the...
Wednesday, Nov. 21 Open 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 22 Closed Thanksgiving —Submitted by the Garden City Public Library
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....
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...
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...
Mary O’Dowd to perform at Garden City Historical Society When Mary O’Dowd starts singing at the Garden City Historical Society Museum on Sunday, March 11, she will be bringing a piece of the Emerald Isle to attendees via the day’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...
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...