What’s Happening At The Great Neck Library From March 2 To 7


Saturday, March 2

Performance Poets Readings

Join George Pafitis when he hosts readings from 1 to 3 p.m. at Station. Read your own work and/or listen to and support others at this open mic.

Storyteller Tracey Segarra will present The Moth: True Stories Told Live at the Main Library.

Sunday, March 3

The Moth: True Stories at Main

Join Tracey Segarra, host and founder of Now You’re Talking, and other storytellers as they present The Moth: True Stories Told Live at 1:30 p.m. in Main’s community room.




Artist Maxine Townsend-Broderick will talk about her work at the Main Library.

Tuesday, March 5

Art Exhibit at Main

All are invited to Artist Maxine Townsend-Broderick’s artist talk at 2 p.m. in Main’s community room. Her quilting, oils, watercolor and mixed media will be on display in the lower level gallery, main lobby, mezzanine and community room through Thursday, March 28.


Obtaining a Family Green Card

Immigration attorney Treasa Kalliath will take an in-depth look at and answer questions about obtaining a Green Card through Family Based categories at 7 p.m. at Parkville.

Wednesday, March 6

AARP Tax Assistance at Parkville

Get help preparing and filing Federal tax returns online every Wednesday through April 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Make an appointment at 516-466-8055, ext. 273.

Movie Matinée at Main

The film, which tells the story of actress and glamour icon Hedy Lamarr, a technological trailblazer who perfected a radio system to throw Nazi torpedoes off course during WWII, will be shown at 2 p.m. at Main.

Empty Quester at Main

Donna Korren, who has created a blog and website for recently kid-free parents embracing this new life stage, will present Empty Quester at 7 p.m. in Main’s community room.

Thursday, March 7

Free Blood Pressure Screenings

Have your blood pressure checked for free by a clinical nurse from St. Francis Hospital from 12 to 2 p.m. at Station. Also known as high blood pressure, hypertension affects an astounding one in four adult Americans and usually has no symptoms, which is why it is often called the “silent killer.” No registration is required.

Parkville Pageturners Film

Enjoy a film about a couple’s adventures when Louisa becomes caregiver and companion to Will Traynor, a wealthy young banker who became wheelchair bound in an accident, at 1:30 p.m. at Parkville.

Encore Film at Station

An encore of the Wednesday matinée will be shown at 2 p.m. at Station.

To Friday, May 24

Prospective Candidates Search

For the 2019 Great Neck Library election to be held on Oct. 28, prospective candidates are being sought for two seats expiring in January 2020—one on the Board of Trustees to fill Scott Sontag’s seat and one on the Nominating Committee to fill Patrick McDonnell’s seat. A nominee must be a member of the Great Neck Library Association by Oct. 7, 2019, at least 18 years old, a resident of the Great Neck School District and either be a valid library card holder or registered voter with the Nassau County Board of Elections. Interested members should send a letter and résumé to The Chair of the Nominating Committee, c/o The Director’s Office, Great Neck Library, 159 Bayview Ave., Great Neck, NY 11023.

Closing/Cancellation Information

Check www.cancellations.com for weather-related closings/cancellations.

The Main Library is located at 159 Bayview Ave. Station Branch is at The Gardens at Great Neck Plaza, 26 Great Neck Rd., second level, above Best Market. Lakeville Branch is at 475 Great Neck Rd. Parkville Branch is at 10 Campbell St. (off Lakeville Road) in New Hyde Park.

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