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Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association Presents:

Unraveling Yarns about the First Ladies

2023-02-19 14:00:00 2023-02-19 16:00:00 America/New_York Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association Presents: Come and join the Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association as we welcome Debra Scala Giokas. Bayport-Blue Point Library - Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room

Sunday, February 19
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-02-19 14:00:00 2023-02-19 16:00:00 America/New_York Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association Presents: Come and join the Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association as we welcome Debra Scala Giokas. Bayport-Blue Point Library - Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room

Bayport-Blue Point Library

Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room

Come and join the Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association as we welcome Debra Scala Giokas.

Come and join the Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association as we welcome Debra Scala Giokas, a local resident and recent presenter at the Herbert Hoover Library, who will celebrate the needle work of 18 first ladies including Edith and Eleanor Roosevelt.  Inspirational stories will give a glimpse into the minds and hearts of these historic women and an appreciation of craft, creativity, patience, perseverance, sacrifice and service.  No registration required.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Lecture |

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Bayport-Blue Point Library


Hours
We're closed Sunday May 26 due to Closed for Memorial Day
Mon, May 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, May 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, May 25 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 26 Closed
(Closed for Memorial Day)

Upcoming events

Sat, May 25, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors.  The library will supply the chess sets, you supply the skills! 

Tue, May 28, 10:15am - 11:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Jennifer for a full-body workout. Bring light weights and water to class.
This event is full

Tue, May 28, 11:00am - 6:00pm
Children's Program Room
Drop by the Children's Program Room between 11:00am and 6:00pm for some fun DIY activities! No registration required.

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Join Ms. Kelly in making pins and decorations for the YA room and earn 1 hour of community service.

Tue, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Zumba instructor Laura for a fun and energetic cardio workout. All levels welcome. Dance at your own pace!

Tue, May 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room A
Discover how to use color, patterns and textures found in accessories such as jewelry, scarves and shoes to create visual balance to an outfit and enhance your personal style.

Wed, May 29, 9:00am - 10:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
All yoga levels are welcome to attend this class that focuses on building strength, focusing on breath and intentional movement through a series of poses.

Wed, May 29, 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room
This program is for our youngest library music-makers! Babies and toddlers will be introduced to instruments, songs, fingerplays, dances, musical activities, and more!
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Motherhood Moves, for this full-body workout that combines power moves, full-body movements and stations (with or without a stroller). All kiddos are welcome, either to join in or cheer you on!

Wed, May 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
This program is for our youngest library music-makers! Babies and toddlers will be introduced to instruments, songs, fingerplays, dances, musical activities, and more!

Wed, May 29, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Show your favorite backyard birds some appreciation and decorate a bird house just for them!
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
All yoga levels are welcome to attend this class that focuses on building strength, focusing on breath and intentional movement through a series of poses.

Wed, May 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
We will use the pour painting technique with ocean colors to create a unique image on canvas.
This event is full

Thu, May 30, 10:15am - 11:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Jennifer for a full-body workout. Bring light weights and water to class.
This event is full

Thu, May 30, 11:00am - 11:45am
Children's Program Room
Join us for an interactive story time where the kids tap along, clap or dance to different books to engage even the most reluctant reader/ listener/ sitter.
This event is full

Thu, May 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Ms. Kelly teaches you how to make a vinyl sticker sheet.

Thu, May 30, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Does your child love reading and the library? We’re looking for kids to help us curate some very special book displays of their favorite library materials. Join us for a meeting to get started!

Thu, May 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room A
Sweetbriar Nature Center returns with a few of their resident owl friends in this program geared specifically for adults.
This event is full

Fri, May 31, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Grab your friends and practice Mah Jongg in the library meeting room. 

Fri, May 31, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Children's Program Room
Drop by to enjoy some stories, finger plays, songs, and other age appropriate activities during this weekday storytime all about beautiful butterflies!
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 9:00am - 10:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join training coach Jessica as she teaches a full-body strength, stability, and conditioning class.

Sat, Jun 01, 9:30am - 10:15am
Children's Program Room
Sprouts & Friends is a music and movement program for families with children birth through 5 years of age.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Learn the proper alignment for basic poses in this slower-paced class designed specifically for beginners.

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors.  The library will supply the chess sets, you supply the skills! 

Mon, Jun 03, 9:30am - 10:30am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join instructor Joy for light and slow chair-assisted yoga exercises.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Join our gardening club for little kids and learn all about how to plant a garden! Get ready to dig in the dirt, plant seeds and watch our garden grow. Series.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
(PG-13) 1 h 35 min Starring: Carrie Crowley, Andrew Bennett, Catherine Clinch

Mon, Jun 03, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Make a friendship pin using safety pins and beads.

Mon, Jun 03, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Study Room 5: Children's Services
Join our gardening club for little kids and learn all about how to plant a garden! Get ready to dig in the dirt, plant seeds and watch our garden grow. Series.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Do some art with Librarian Tom.

Mon, Jun 03, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room A
Join J.K. Hodge for a showing of A Perfect Man / Un Homme Ideal (2015).

Mon, Jun 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Seasoned knitter Debbie Schmieder offers advice and assistance to beginner and experienced knitters.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:15am - 11:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Jennifer for a full-body workout. Bring light weights and water to class.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Children's Program Room
Join us at the library to learn and play some simple table top board games and card games.

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room A
Make anklet bracelets for the summer.

Tue, Jun 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Award-winning mixed media artist Anna Chan is back to help us experience the joy of sand and seashell art.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Children's Program Room
Bedtime storytime is a great time to snuggle up with someone special and wind down after a long day. Blankets, stuffies, and jammies are optional!

Wed, Jun 05, 9:00am - 10:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
All yoga levels are welcome to attend this class that focuses on building strength, focusing on breath and intentional movement through a series of poses.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Motherhood Moves, for this full-body workout that combines power moves, full-body movements and stations (with or without a stroller). All kiddos are welcome, either to join in or cheer you on!

Wed, Jun 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Gene Horton Local History Room
Come and learn the A, B, C & Ds of Medicare with Beth Moss.

Wed, Jun 05, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Join us in the Fulcrum to design and make mugs for a favorite grown-up just in time for Father's Day!
This event is full

Wed, Jun 05, 4:45pm - 5:30pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Join us in the Fulcrum to design and make mugs for a favorite grown-up just in time for Father's Day!
This event is full

Wed, Jun 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
All yoga levels are welcome to attend this class that focuses on building strength, focusing on breath and intentional movement through a series of poses.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:15am - 11:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Jennifer for a full-body workout. Bring light weights and water to class.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 06, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Join us for a fabulous time creating with your little artist. Projects will be collaborative, a little messy and a lot of fun!
This event is full

Thu, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Turn plain wood slices into unique masterpieces.

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Librarian Steve will show you how to personalize your own design to be printed out and heat-pressed onto aprons.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
It’s time to dig out your unwanted and in-need-of-repair baubles for this special night devoted to swapping and/or finding out how to fix your jewelry. 

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room A
It’s time to dig out your unwanted and in-need-of-repair baubles for this special night devoted to swapping and/or finding out how to fix your jewelry.

Fri, Jun 07, 9:00am - 10:00am
See how easy online registration can be!

Fri, Jun 07, 9:30am - 10:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Sprouts & Friends is a music and movement program for families with children birth through 5 years of age. Our mission is to create joy while we play, learn and grow together. Series.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 07, 9:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Children and their caregivers will have fun making new friends and sharing in imaginative free play with the many toys provided by the library. No registration required.

Fri, Jun 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Grab your friends and practice Mah Jongg in the library meeting room. 

Fri, Jun 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Sprouts & Friends is a music and movement program for families with children birth through 5 years of age. Our mission is to create joy while we play, learn and grow together. Series.
This event is full

Canceled
Fri, Jun 07, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cathie Crocetti is back to teach intermediate Mah Jongg, emphasizing game strategies.

Sat, Jun 08, 9:00am - 10:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join training coach Jessica as she teaches a full-body strength, stability, and conditioning class.

Sat, Jun 08, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room
Drop by to enjoy some stories, finger plays, songs, and other age appropriate activities during this weekend storytime. Siblings welcome.

Sat, Jun 08, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors.  The library will supply the chess sets, you supply the skills! 

Sun, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
The award-winning ensemble, Serenade Duo, featuring flutist Michelle LaPorte and guitarist Gerry Saulter, share music of the world with their warm stage presence.

Mon, Jun 10, 9:30am - 10:30am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join instructor Joy for light and slow chair-assisted yoga exercises.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
(PG) 2 h 1 min Starring: Michael Peña, Rosa Salazar, Julio Cesar Cedillo

Mon, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Create a 3D canvas of the beach with turtles.

Mon, Jun 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children's Program Room
Stop in for this playful class, led by Miss Jen, to learn yoga together through literacy, music and movement. Please bring a yoga mat or towel. Series.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 10, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Children's Program Room
Stop in for this playful class, led by Miss Jen, to learn yoga together through literacy, music and movement. Please bring a yoga mat or towel. Series.

Mon, Jun 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Do some art with Librarian Tom.

Mon, Jun 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Enjoy a relaxing painting experience as we explore tools and methods used by abstract artists. Emphasis will be on the creative process while listening to your intuition
This event is full

Tue, Jun 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room
Focusing on early literacy, early language development and socialization, this program will introduce our littlest learners to library circle time. Series.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:15am - 11:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Jennifer for a full-body workout. Bring light weights and water to class.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 11, 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room
This introductory coding program builds on children’s natural curiosity and desire to create, explore, and investigate the world of STEAM through creative play using LEGO® DUPLO® bricks.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 11, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
This introductory coding program builds on children’s natural curiosity and desire to create, explore, and investigate the world of STEAM through creative play using LEGO® DUPLO® bricks.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Zumba instructor Laura for a fun and energetic cardio workout. All levels welcome. Dance at your own pace!

Tue, Jun 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
Learn the fundamentals of sewing and make a utensil holder from fabric, perfect for outdoor events like barbeques and picnics.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 12, 9:00am - 10:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
All yoga levels are welcome to attend this class that focuses on building strength, focusing on breath and intentional movement through a series of poses.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Motherhood Moves, for this full-body workout that combines power moves, full-body movements and stations (with or without a stroller). All kiddos are welcome, either to join in or cheer you on!

Wed, Jun 12, 11:00am - 11:45am
Children's Program Room
Learn how to make your own play dough and then create something amazing!
This event is full

Wed, Jun 12, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room A
Learn the fundamentals of sewing and make a utensil holder from fabric, perfect for outdoor events like barbeques and picnics.

Wed, Jun 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Create an apron and a card for Father's Day.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
All yoga levels are welcome to attend this class that focuses on building strength, focusing on breath and intentional movement through a series of poses.

Wed, Jun 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Diane for a relaxing meditation session.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:15am - 11:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join Jennifer for a full-body workout. Bring light weights and water to class.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 13, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Children's Program Room
Drop by to enjoy some stories, songs and activities during this fun music and movement themed storytime! Be ready to dance, sing, and move!

Thu, Jun 13, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Children's Program Room
Learn some meditation techniques to calm down before finals.

Thu, Jun 13, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Students will be introduced to local butterfly species, learn about the butterfly life cycle, it’s anatomy and best of all, get to visit with some live butterfly friends!
This event is full

Thu, Jun 13, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
The library is teaming up with Island Dreams Coffee to bring you an Open Mic Night.

Thu, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Librarian Steve will show you how to personalize your own design to be printed out and heat-pressed onto aprons.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 14, 9:30am - 10:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Sprouts & Friends is a music and movement program for families with children birth through 5 years of age. Our mission is to create joy while we play, learn and grow together. Series.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 14, 9:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Children and their caregivers will have fun making new friends and sharing in imaginative free play with the many toys provided by the library. No registration required.

Fri, Jun 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Grab your friends and practice Mah Jongg in the library meeting room. 

Fri, Jun 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
Sprouts & Friends is a music and movement program for families with children birth through 5 years of age. Our mission is to create joy while we play, learn and grow together. Series.
This event is full

Canceled
Fri, Jun 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cathie Crocetti is back to teach intermediate Mah Jongg, emphasizing game strategies.

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room
Drop by the Children’s Program Room between 11:00am and 4:00pm for some fun DIY activities!

Sat, Jun 15, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors.  The library will supply the chess sets, you supply the skills! 

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Join our gardening club for little kids and learn all about how to plant a garden! Get ready to dig in the dirt, plant seeds and watch our garden grow. Series.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
In this class Librarian Jerry will show you how to download and stream audiobooks, music, movies, and comic books on your smart devices.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Children's Program Room
Join our gardening club for little kids and learn all about how to plant a garden! Get ready to dig in the dirt, plant seeds and watch our garden grow. Series.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Do some art with Librarian Tom.

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Children's Program Room
Drop by to enjoy some stories, finger plays, songs, and other age appropriate activities during this weekday storytime all about ladybugs!

Tue, Jun 18, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Children's Program Room
We invite children of all abilities, and their families, to join us for a sensory-friendly movie screening at the library!

Tue, Jun 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Why buy new puzzles when you can trade with others?  Rather than throw them away or sell them at a garage sale, trade them with other puzzle enthusiasts.

Thu, Jun 20, 11:00am - 11:45am
Children's Program Room
Join us for an interactive story time where the kids tap along, clap or dance to different books to engage even the most reluctant reader/ listener/ sitter.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Sew a sunglass case and a water bottle holder.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Decorate some cookies in the shape of a turtle while learning all about National Ocean Month, and playing some trivia!
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Once again, Bayport Blue Point Heritage Association’s Frank Giebfried will be your guide for this evening stroll that marks the beginning of the summer season.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Children's Program Room
Learn about the ocean's extreme environment and the special animals that call this otherworldly environment their home with biology Professor Marianne E. McNamara.

Fri, Jun 21, 9:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Children and their caregivers will have fun making new friends and sharing in imaginative free play with the many toys provided by the library. No registration required.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Grab your friends and practice Mah Jongg in the library meeting room. 

Fri, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join Ms. Kelly outside for some celestial and musical fun.

Fri, Jun 21, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
After hours at the library join us for board games, card games, Nintendo Switch, PS5, Virtual Reality!

Fri, Jun 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Once again, Bayport Blue Point Heritage Association’s Frank Giebfried will be your guide for this evening stroll that marks the beginning of the summer season.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 22, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors.  The library will supply the chess sets, you supply the skills! 

Mon, Jun 24, 9:30am - 10:30am
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room
Join instructor Joy for light and slow chair-assisted yoga exercises.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Raymond Davis, Jr. Community Room: Room B
(PG-13) 1 h 39 min Starring: Jesse Garcia, Annie Gonzalez, Emilio Rivera

Mon, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Visit the Fulcrum and use the Cricut machine to make your own mason jar nightlight that will showcase a silhouette of your choosing.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children's Program Room
Stop in for this playful class, led by Miss Jen, to learn yoga together through literacy, music and movement. Please bring a yoga mat or towel. Series.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Makerspace: The Fulcrum
Do some art with Librarian Tom.