Happening at the Library, Online!
Week of September 13 - September 19, 2021
Library Budget Vote
Voting for the 2022 budget and Board candidates will take place at the Library on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 from 10am to 8pm. The proposed 2022 library budget reflects an increase of 1% to the operating budget. A budget information hearing will be held at the Library on Monday, September 13, 2021 at 6:30pm. A copy of the proposed 2022 budget can be found on the library website.
Virtual Art Show
Adult Events & Services
Mountain Paint By Number Kit
While supplies last stop by the Reference Area to purchase a paint by number kit for $5
Yoga
Wednesdays
9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 5:30 pm
- in person event -
Register at the Circulation Desk
$15 / class | $75 / month
Tai Chi
Thursdays
9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 5:15 pm
- in person event -
Register at the Circulation Desk
$50 cash or check
Jewish Life in Poland
Tuesday September 14, 7:00pm
- virtual event -
Poland was once the largest Jewish Community in the world. Join us to visit the Polin Museum, explore the largest cities of Warsaw and Krakow as well as some small towns. Learn what the current Polish view is on their role in the Holocaust & discover the Jewish Cultural Festival. Courtesy of Southold Free Library

Friday Film: A Call to Spy
(PG-13) 123 Minutes
Friday September 17, 1:30pm
- in person event -

In the beginning of WWII, with Britain becoming desperate, Churchill orders his new spy agency - SOE - to recruit and train women as spies.
Dementia Conversations
Thursday September 30, 7:00pm
- virtual event -
Presented by the Alzheimer's Association this program will offer tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members about going to the doctor, when to stop driving and legal and financial plans.
Medicare Counseling - Third Tuesdays - 1:30pm-4:30pm
Call the Circulation Desk for more information, 631-298-4134.
Youth and Parenting Department

Fall programming is underway this week.
Haven't signed up for programs yet?
Give us a call for a list of what is available.



We encourage you to take coloring sheets,
mazes and such when you stop in.
You asked and we provided. Do you have a child between the ages of 3 years old and Kindergarten? We are developing monthly grab and go projects for this age group. Call for sign up. September is all about apple fun and shapes and colors.

We still have spots for those families looking to bake the Granny Smith Apple
Fritter Bread with Chef Rob.
Call us to be placed on the grab and go list.
Stop in, call, or email us if you have any questions,
need our assistance or just to say hello. 631-298-4134 Line 2
Teens
Teen Programs & Services | Fall 2021
DIY Tote Bags
- For Teens -
In Person: Monday September 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
OR September 28 as a Grab & Go Kit
Decorate your own tote bags! Fabric markers, stencil and bag provided. Use your bag for school, as a beach tote, for library books, sports, etc. See stencil options.
Pumpkin Spiced
Chocolate Chip Cookies
- For Teens -
October 5 - While supplies last
Teens are invited to get festive this fall! Enjoy making Chef Rob's delicious pumpkin spiced chocolate chip cookies! Your taste buds will thank you later. All ingredients and recipe will be provided in a grab-and-go kit.
Pumpkin Cinnamon
Dog Treats
- For Teens -
October 12 - While supplies last
You've spoiled yourself with all of the delicious pumpkin-spiced treats this fall, but what about your dog? Chef Rob will provide a pumpkin cinnamon dog treat recipe and all dry ingredients so that your pup can enjoy all of the sweetness the season has to offer! Your furry friend will thank you!
SAT PREP
Saturdays 10/2, 10/9, 10/16 and 10/23
from 12:00pm - 2:00pm on Zoom
A check for $100 made out to Mattituck-Laurel Library is due upon registration. Please register in person. SAT study guide included.
To register for programs call 631-298-4134
or email sara.colichio@mattlibrary.org