Local libraries are a tremendous community resource for everyone from toddlers and young reading programs to free museum pass opportunities and reading clubs for the adult book lover.
To help keep residents up on local library activities Patch offers up a glimpse at programs and events taking place during October at the Sayville Library.
On Display: This month's feature in the display case is "Kids in the Kitchen Italian Style" provided by the Sgt. John Basilone Lodge #2442, Order Sons & Daughters of Italy.
Art Gallery: Long Islnd water colorsits as arranged by artist Paul Padavano.
Children's Programs: The over dozen programs include Baby Games, Tiny Tots, Toddler Fun, Art with Joanne (for grades 1st through 4th) and "Snappy Happy Halloween" where children are invited to wear their costumes.
Teen Central: There's a Wii Mario Cart tournament, a book chat, the chance to make a candy corn magent and a program for young babysitters.
For the Adults: Hone lifesaving skills with the Porject Lifesve program, a chance to learn how to use an iPad, a program on eating for energy and two film & dessert events. There are also day and evening book discussions to join and a slew of computer education courses.