Library’s Summer Programs & Schedule of Events


Tuesdays in August (6, 13, 20, & 27) – Tiny Tot Playtime at the Library, 9:00 am

Tuesdays in August (6, 13, & 20) – Children’s Story Hour at the Library, 4:30 pm



Thursday, September 13, 7:00 pm – Library Book Group: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris for the Library Book Group discussion. All are most welcome to join in.


October 10

Thursday, October 11, 7:00 pm- Library Book Group:: Becoming by Michelle Obama for the Library Book Group discussion. All are most welcome to join in.

Please call for more information.

Earlier This Summer

Tuesday, July 2Jack Carr
Jack Carr is a former Navy SEAL who led special operations teams as a Team Leader, Platoon Commander, Troop Commander
and Task Unit Commander. Over his 20 years in Naval Special Warfare he transitioned from an enlisted SEAL sniper to a junior officer leading assault and sniper teams in Iraq and Afghanistan, to a platoon commander practicing counterinsurgency in the southern Philippines, to commanding a Special Operations Task Unit in the most Iranian influenced section of southern Iraq throughout the tumultuous drawdown of U.S. Forces. Jack retired from active duty in 2016 and lives with his wife and three children in Park City, Utah. He is the author of The Terminal List and True Believer.

Saturday, July 6 – STEM Workshop
Looking for a fun way to get your child some new skills in STEM learning? Come join us for a special Make and Take class called Robot Rangers with Advanced Robotics and STEM teacher Brandy Jackson. Your child will learn how robotics uses electrical and mechanical engineering plus computer coding to accomplish tasks. Students will learn how to code, how to solder, and then apply these skills in creating a robot they take home. This half-day workshop is $50 per child and is available to students in grades 3-8.

Tuesday, July 9 – Luanne Rice
Join us in welcoming New York Times best-selling author Luanne Rice back to Fishers Island! Luanne will tell us about her new novel, Pretend She’s Here, “a story of suspense, secrets, and the strength that love gives us to survive even the most shocking of circumstances.”

Thursday, July 11: The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a
Revolution by Johnathan Eig for the Library Book Group discussion. All are most welcome to join in.

Tuesday, July 16 – Trivia Night at the Pequot
8:00 pm – fundraiser for the Library $5/person  Come play!

Tuesday, August 20, 4:30 – Tony Vacca World Rhythms Interactive program for kids and families. Tony calls himself a rhythm nomad. Tony, internationally renowned percussionist, and composer, presents educational programs that are visually stunning and musically astounding. Tony has been performing for arts in education programs in schools all over the Northeast for 25 years. Come join us for this high-energy program with audience participation! Appropriate for children of all ages and adults.

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