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...
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...
  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...
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
Long Island Blood Services will hold a blood drive at the Garden City Public Library on Tuesday, Jan. 16, from 2:30 to 7 p.m. in the large meeting room on the lower level of the library. Area hospitals are...
The Garden City Public Library hours for the July Fourth holiday weekend are as follows: Saturday, July 2­—Closed all day Sunday, July 3—Closed all day Monday, July 4—Closed all day   ­— Submitted by the Garden City Public Library
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 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...
In person registration for Garden City Library cardholders is ongoing for Coffee & Tea by the Book to be held on Tuesday, June 21 at 10 a.m. Librarians Laura Flanagan and Ann Garnett will moderate a discussion of Jacquelyn Mitchard’s...