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Adventure Begins At Your Library: 2024 Adult Summer Reading Raffle

06/15/2024 @ 9:00am - 08/09/2024 @ 12:00pm
Reading Club
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Grab & Go
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Register and read to be eligible to win prizes in our weekly raffle drawings. RFL cardholders in good standing can read or listen to any full-length book (manuals, handbooks, and picture books not included) to get a chance to win.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person, Reading Club
Event Details:

Children from birth to finishing grade 12 may register in person or online through Beanstack.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Moss Wreaths (Kit Pickup)

All Day 7/13 - 7/27
Crafts, Grab & Go, In-Person, Parenting
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Grab & Go
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Grab & Go, In-Person, Parenting
Event Details:

For parents or caregivers. Take a break from the daily grind and create a beautiful moss wreath craft, ideal for DIY home decor! While supplies last.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Aquarium Terrariums (Kit Pickup)

All Day 7/17 - 7/24
Art, Crafts, Grab & Go
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Art, Crafts, Grab & Go
Event Details:

For children in grades K-5. Create your own terrarium complete with miniature sea animals! While supplies last.

Kit can be picked up at the Children's Reference Desk.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Perler Bead Creations

All Day 7/22 - 7/27
Art, Crafts, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Art, Crafts, In-Person
Event Details:

Create with perler beads.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Honey Tasting at Salt Air Farm

10:00am - 11:00am
Gardening, In-Person, Library Trip, Nature & Environment
Open
Registration
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Gardening, In-Person, Library Trip, Nature & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:

Join us at the Salt Air Farm to learn about beekeeping and honey making. You'll even get to taste honey made on the farm.

This event is open to Riverhead Free Library cardholders only.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Mat Pilates with Leisa

10:00am - 11:00am
Health & Wellness, Virtual
Open
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:

Leisa Taylor will lead you in an equipment-free pilates class from the comfort of your home. You will be registered for the series when you register for the first time.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Sign and STEM: Our Amazing Bodies Edition

10:30am - 11:45am
In-Person, Language Learning, STEAM
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Language Learning, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Join us as we learn all about our bodies! We will move our bodies through songs and activities including Sign Language!

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Bridge Club

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Games and Recreation, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Browsing Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games and Recreation, In-Person
Event Details:

Join your neighbors for drop-in Bridge games. No registration needed. All levels welcome.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Paper Flowers: Echinacea

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Crafts, In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Crafts, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Create Echinacea flowers, also known as coneflowers, with Casey Cunningham.  

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi with Denise

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Health & Wellness, In-Person
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Grand Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Health & Wellness, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Beginners welcome. This program is open to Riverhead Free Library cardholders only.

 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Chess Club

5:45pm - 7:45pm
Clubs, Games and Recreation, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Browsing Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Clubs, Games and Recreation, In-Person
Event Details:

Drop in to play Chess with your neighbors. All are welcome, but enough knowledge to play unassisted is best.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Defensive Driving

9:30am - 3:30pm
Driving, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Grand Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Driving, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:

Completing this course may save up to 10% on your insurance and reduce up to 4 points from your driving record. This is a 1 day, 6-hour course with a 30-minute lunch break included. A snack, beverage, and sweater are recommended.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Intermediate German

9:45am - 11:00am
In-Person, Language Learning
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: In-Person, Language Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:

Brush up on German vocabulary and grammar skills.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Virtual Breathe Together with Charyl

10:00am - 10:30am
Health & Wellness, Virtual
Open
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Learn techniques to help you bring yourself greater inner peace. You will be registered for the series when you register for the first time.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Zumbini

10:30am - 11:00am
In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Created by Zumba and BabyFirst, Zumbini is an early childhood education program that uses original music and movement to promote cognitive, social, fine/gross motor skill and emotional development for young children.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Conversational French and Culture

11:00am - 12:00pm
In-Person, Language Learning
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Writer's Cove
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: In-Person, Language Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

Join France Landro to practice French conversational skills, brush up on grammar skills and learn about French culture.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Learning the Power of Poetry with Bestselling Author Elizabeth Acevedo

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Author Event, Community Service, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Author Event, Community Service, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

Join us and learn about the power of poetry with Elizabeth Acevedo!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

LEGO Buddies

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Community Service, In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Volunteer in our LEGO Club to help littles build their creations. Participants will earn 1 hour of community service.

This event is in the "Children" group.

LEGO Club

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Games and Recreation, In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games and Recreation, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Get your brick on! Build your own creations or build as a team!

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Writer's Workshop: The Fiction Factory

5:30pm - 7:30pm
In-Person, Writing Group
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Writer's Cove
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: In-Person, Writing Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:

Write a fiction piece at home, then bring your work to meetings to share in a seminar style discussion. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Montauk to Manhattan: An American Novel with Author Thomas Maier

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Author Event, Book Discussion, Virtual
Open
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Author Event, Book Discussion, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

MONTAUK TO MANHATTAN: AN AMERICAN NOVEL, is published by Post Hill Press and distributed by Simon & Schuster.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Wednesday Walking Club

9:00am - 11:00am
Health & Wellness, In-Person, Nature & Environment
Open
Registration
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Health & Wellness, In-Person, Nature & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Get some fresh air and stretch your legs on an approximately 2-3 mile walk. Register to receive the location each week. Some locations may charge a parking fee, for which you will be responsible.