Station Branch
stationbranchheader

Beginner Watercolors with Anne Gunthner

Tuesdays, July 7, 14, 28, August 11, 18 & 25 • 2:30 - 4:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA197
This class will include creating textures, washes, lift in out, wet-on-wet, and dry brush glazing. Please bring a watercolor paper pad (no larger than 12”x16”), watercolors (in tube or palette set), paper towels, small bowl, and a mixing tray.   Registration required. HPL Cardholders only.

 

Your Computer the Possibilites Session 1: Word processing

Saturday, July 11 • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA200
Use your word processing program to write a letter, create a newsletter, and make a flyer or sign. Participants will be working with and editing text, laying out a letter, formatting text, and working with graphics.   Registration required. HPL Cardholders only.

 

Mahjong with Jacqui Palatnik

Wednesdays, July 15, 22 & 29 • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA196
Come and learn this ancient game of strategies, sequences, and combinations. Be sure you get your Mah Jongg cards, either the $7.00 set or the $8.00 set, from www.nationalmahjonggleague.org. You must have your cards before the class starts.   Registration required. HPL Cardholders only.

 

Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Sandwiches

Friday, July 17 • 1:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA198
Create a yummy sensation right in the library. First, you will make homemade waffles and place ice cream in-between to make this treat. While you are enjoying your ice cream sandwich, the Baking Coach will give a presentation on how to make ice cream. Recipes and tastings included.   Registration required. HPL Cardholders only.

 

Your Computer the Possibilites Session 2: Spreadsheets

Saturday, July 18 • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA201
Use your spreadsheet program to help manage your personal finances. Learn how to create a check register and format for bank reconciliation, keep track of investments and expenses, and create a simple database.   Registration required. HPL Cardholders only.

 

Home Study Programs for HSE/TASC

Monday, July 20 • 4:30 - 8:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA024
Learn about free, at-home study program (e.g., BOCES GRASP) for adults 21 and over, who would like to prepare for the HSE/TASC exam, but are unable to attend classes on a regular basis. Certified instructors provide you with individual assignments to complete at home. Pick up your assignments at your public library. Assistance by telephone is also available. For more information call 631- 667-6000 ext. 454.   Registration required. Open to all.

 

Your Computer the Possibilites Session 3: E-mail

Saturday, August 15 • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA202
Learn how to send, receive and forward email, create and use the address book, download and attach files, and more.   Registration required. HPL Cardholders only.

 

Your Computer the Possibilites Session 4

Wednesdays, August 22 • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA203
Learn how to send, receive and forward email, create and use the address book, download and attach files, and more.   Registration required. HPL Cardholders only.

 

Fresh Fruit Salsa

Friday, August 21 • 1:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA199
Cool off the summer heat by making a refreshing fruit salsa with fresh fruit and herbs. Then transform chips into a buttery, cinnamon treat to scoop up all that delicious fruit. Recipes and tastings included.   Registration required. HPL Cardholders only.

 

 


Featured at the Station

Anime/Manga Club - Meets on Mondays

Computer Classes

We offer ongoing computer classes for adults, covering the basics through more advanced operations. For a current list of classes, check the most current newsletter, visit us, or search our library programs online.


Special Collections

  • Foreign language books for adults: French, Creole, Hindi, Korean, Spanish
  • Literacy materials for adults
  • Bi-lingual books for children

Latino family ReadingLearn English

Classes for New English Speakers

Taught by a native English speaker in a casual and fun environment.

For more information call 631- 421-5053.

Beginner English Class
Mondays at 6:00-7:30 pm

Beginner-Intermediate English Class
Tuesdays at 6:30-7:30 pm


Rosetta StoneRosetta Stone (language-learning computer program)

This computer program for learning English is available on all public computers for those who want to begin learning English or improve their English skills at any level. Start by making an appointment; call (631) 421-5053 or stop by the Station Branch. Then, use the program on your own at the library whenever the Station Branch is open. (Appointments: Mondays, 2:00 pm- 7:00 pm; Wednesdays, 5:30 pm-7:00 pm; Fridays, 9:30am-11:00am; Saturdays, 9:30am- 4:00 pm) 

 

Literacy SuffolkLiteracy Suffolk Tutors

Literacy Suffolk trains volunteers to tutor new English learners. Ask a librarian for an application, or go to their website for more information.


Station Branch History

Our Station Branch at 1335 New York AvenueOn October 1, 1929 the Board of Trustees of the Huntington Public Library elected Assistant Librarian Dr. Theodore Lyman Frost to start work on preparing a book collection for the Huntington Station Branch of the library. The opening was scheduled for December 8, 1929 with an initial collection of 700 volumes, including 300 children's books, 50 volumes of standard fiction, 100 popular reprints, 50 additional titles required for school reading, 100 books of reference and non-fiction, and 100 volumes of recent publications of all classes. The Old Memorial Library Building (the Village Library) transferred 150 volumes of duplicates in good condition to the Station Branch. The community made donations as well.



 

Beginner to Intermediate English Classes

Beginner to Intermediate English Classes
Tuesdays, July 7, 14 & 21;   August 4, 11, & 25 •  6:30 pm to 7:30 pm  •  Station Community Room
Register using code HSA084
Improve basic writing, speaking, reading and listening in English. Learn language skills that will help you feel more independent and confident in daily life. Registration required.  Open to all.

 

Beginner English Classes

Beginner English Classes
Tuesdays, July 7, 14 & 21; August 4, 11 & 25 • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA083
Huntington Library is offering beginner English class for new English speakers with little or no English skills. A Native English speaker will teach this class which is designed to help new English speakers practice and improve Basic English skills in a casual and fun environment. Participants may attend as many sessions as they like. Registration required. Open to all.

Island Harvest Summer Food Service Program

Island Harvest Summer Food Service Program
Wednesdays, July 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29; August 5, 12, 19 & 26 • 11:30am to 12:30pm • Station Community Room
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, this program provides free, nutritious meals and snacks to help children get the nutrition they need to learn, play, and grow, during the summer months when they are out of school. They will provide a free nutritious lunch for children ages 18 and under. No registration nor requirements are needed.

 

Home

My Catalog

24/7 Services

On-Site Services

Contact Us

About Us