Starry Nights! Paint Like Van Gogh
Tuesday, July 25 • 7:00 pm • Meeting Room
Register using code HMA282
Explore the masterpieces of Vincent Van Gogh and learn how he filled the landscape with imagination and made stars explode like fireworks in the night sky. Paint your own moody sky using bold brushstrokes and dramatic colors. Registration required. HPL cardholders only. Open to all on July 17.
Doll Making Craft with Victoria Jackson
Tuesday, July 25 • 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm •Meeting Room
Register using code HMA329
Stuff, dress and decorate a 10" pre-formed doll shape to keep for yourself or give as a gift. Supplies are provided, including a variety of fabrics. You are welcome to bring one or more decorative items to add. Registration required. HPL cardholders only. Open to all on July 17.
Shamanic Journeying with LoriAnn Paul
Wednesday, July 26 • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm • Auditorium
Register using code HMA570
At certain times, it may become important to “clean house” internally, release worn-out beliefs, negative thought processes and unwarranted fears. Shamanic Journeying is a safe, gentle, and effective way to get in touch with one's innate wisdom. Sitting in a sacred circle, LoriAnn guides you through gentle Yoga stretches, breathing techniques, and a deeper experience, where you may gain insight into your life and the wider world. You are welcome to sit in a chair or bring a yoga mat. You may bring a photograph or meaningful object to place in the center of our healing circle, which you will take back home with you. LoriAnn Paul is a certified Kripalu Yoga instructor and Reiki Master-Teacher. Registration is limited. HPL cardholders only. Open to all on July 17.
Keeping It Healthy in Summer with Chef Tricia
Saturday, July 29 • 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm •Meeting Room
Register using code HMA563
Tricia Curran demonstrates delicious, healthy sides for your summer table, including Roasted Corn, Cucumber & Heirloom Tomato Salad; Homemade BBQ Sauce with pulled chicken; Homemade Sauerkraut and Quickles (quick pickles). Learn the health benefits of fermentation and some easy techniques for fermenting veggies. Registration required with a non-refundable materials fee of $5.00 online by credit card or in person by check or money order made payable to Huntington Public Library. HPL cardholders only. Open to all on July 17.
Saving Long Island’s Historic Properties with the Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities (SPLIA)
Monday, July 31 • 7:00 pm • Main Meeting Room
Register using code HMA964
Are you interested in preserving Long Island’s historic buildings? Join us for an informative evening with SPLIA Preservation Director Sarah Kautz, as she discusses Long Island historic properties and what can be done to save them. Detailed information will follow in the July-August Newsletter. Registration required beginning June 5th with SRC signup. HPL cardholders only.
Geeks, Books & Coffee
Monday, July 31 • 6:00 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSA274
Join the library book club that is going to discuss all things geek culture. Books and comics are being turned into Movies & TV shows at a rapid pace, and we can’t get enough of them. Let’s binge together through the Nerdosphere! Every two months we will explore a particular theme that is of interest to the group. Starting off, the club will be discussing books that are headed to Film and TV screens near you! Come for an adventurous discussion of books, comics, TV and film and yes there will be coffee! Registration required. HPL cardholders only.