Adult Department eNewsletter
Week of May 25, 2020
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Spinach, Strawberry and Chicken Salad  
 
2 tbsp. fresh lemon juice
1/2 tsp. Dijon mustard
1/4 c. extra-virgin olive oil
Pinch of Kosher salt
Freshly ground black pepper
5 c. packed baby spinach (5 oz.)
2 rotisserie chicken breasts, cut into 1/2" pieces
2 c. thinly sliced strawberries
3/4 c. chopped toasted pecans
1/4 small red onion, thinly sliced
5 oz. feta, crumbled

DIRECTIONS
1.      In a large bowl, whisk the lemon juice with the mustard. While whisking, slowly pour in the oil until the dressing is combined. Season with salt and pepper. 
2.      Add spinach, chicken, strawberries, ½ cup pecans, and onion to the bowl with the dressing and toss to combine. 
3.      Pile salad onto plates and top with the remaining pecans and a generous crumbling of feta.

Virtual Programs you can Attend Using your Phone, Laptop, Tablet or Smart TV
Long Island Seaside Birding with the Fish Guy
 
Wednesday, May 27, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. Register now.
Take a look at the sea’s feathered friends with Chris Paparo in this multi-media presentation. Find out which Long Island birds can be observed close to the shore. Learn details about wading birds, waterfowl, and raptors, as well as, where one can go to observe each of them. Open to all.

You must provide us your email to receive the Zoom ID# link to join the session. We will email you the day of the program.
 
 
The Fabulous Fifties
presented by Martin H. Levinson, Thur May 28, 7pm
Call (631)399-1511 to register. Join us on Zoom for a presentation about … Hula hoops and poodle skirts, tail fins and television, the red scare and rock & roll: Explore and discuss the complex and compelling decade of the 1950s with historian Martin H. Levinson. Be there or be square. Martin H. Levinson has written and lectured extensively on topics of historical interest. He holds a PhD from NYU and is the author of Brooklyn Boomer: Growing Up in the Fifties , a memoir/social history of Brooklyn during the 1950s.

You must provide us your email to receive the Zoom ID# link to join the session. We will email you the day of the program. Learn more about joining a Zoom meeting here
 
Knit and Crochet Together
Wednesday, May 27, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Calling all yarn crafters! Join us for a virtual hang out while we knit, crochet, do needlework and work our yarn. Show off your project, share techniques and creativity and talk! All skill levels welcome. No library card required.

Yankees and Mets trivia on Kahoot!
Test your knowledge of New York's MLB teams on Kahoot!
All day Thursday, May 28th until 12:00 p.m. on Friday, May 29th.
Check Facebook and the program calendar for access to the quiz.


Join us on Facebook to:
Explore Iceland
Thursday 5/28/2020; 7:30 - 8:00 PM
Go to Facebook.com/MMSCL to view

Vacation from home, join Jeanne Schnupp for a guided tour of Iceland. A short visit to Iceland’s capital and nearby areas is akin to visiting multiple US national parks in just a few days! There are majestic falls, geothermal pools, black sand beaches, shooting geysers, several UNESCO world heritage sites, spectacular volcanoes – Iceland is one of the most volcanically active places in the world – and the fissure where European and North American tectonic plates meet. With such a diverse & compelling landscape, it’s no surprise Iceland has been the backdrop of other-worldly TV shows & movies, including Game of Thrones and Star Wars.
Go to Facebook.com/MMSCL to view this event.

Local History Corner with Brad
Virtual Tour Program:   CYARK - Explore history in 3D
Virtually travel to over 100 of the world's most famous monuments in immersive and accurate 3D images


For more than five centuries, the waterways surrounding Long Island have profoundly shaped its history. Familiar subjects of lighthouses, shipwrecks and whaling are found alongside oft-forgotten history such as Pan-American flying boats landing in Manhasset Bay in the early days of transatlantic flight. From the British blockade and skirmishes during the American Revolution to the sinking of merchant vessels by Germany in World War II, the sea brought wars to these shores. Gold Coast millionaires commuted in high-speed yachts to Manhattan offices as the island's wealth grew. Historian Bill Bleyer reveals Long Island's nautical bonds from the Native Americans to current efforts to preserve the region's maritime heritage. Click here to download the ebook

Series: Our Forgotten Past, by Brad C. Shupe
An informal series of posts regarding people, places or events in the tri-hamlet communities that may not be well known by both the community and history buffs as well.

Cooking with Chef Rob - Healthy Salads Part II on the Library's YouTube Channel! Click video below to set a reminder to watch
Artist of the Week - Amanda Camps presents Sunflower
We are inviting our local artists to share what you have been working on with us. Do you draw, paint, craft or take photographs? We want to see them! Share your creativity and email a copy of your artwork to librarian Catherine cgorden@communitylibrary.org .
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