95 Harbor Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724 631-692-6820

Youth Services

The Youth Services Department is committed to serving the community as a family literacy center. Our fiction and non-fiction book collections include selections for all levels of reading skills.  Our Parent Collection incorporates family issue and parental interest materials. The Youth Services Department offers family-friendly audio books, magazines, music, and DVDs as well as access to computers for homework and educational game use.

We also offer a wide variety of dynamic, educational programs that are designed to encourage children’s creativity and enhance their love of reading.

Our friendly and knowledgeable Children’s Department staff is eager to assist you with your informational needs.  Don’t know what to read?  Our experienced staff will recommend quality authors and literature for your enjoyment.  Come visit today!

Monday
29
Dec 2014

Best Nonfiction for Children and Teens

Every year around this time the Best Books lists are published. Best Nonfiction, Best Fiction, Best Young Adult … and Best Children’s Books. This list and the following are the Best Books as determined by School Library Journal. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Click on the book cover to learn […]

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Tuesday
23
Dec 2014

Best Children’s Fiction Books 2014

Every year around this time the Best Books lists are published. Best Nonfiction, Best Fiction, Best Young Adult … and Best Children’s Books. This list and the following are the Best Books as determined by School Library Journal. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Click on the book cover to learn […]

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Best Picture Books 2014

Every year around this time the Best Books lists are published. Best Nonfiction, Best Fiction, Best Young Adult … and Best Children’s Books. This list and the following are the Best Books as determined by School Library Journal. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Click on the book cover to learn […]

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Monday
24
Nov 2014

NEW BOOKS IN PARENT COLLECTION

       

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Tuesday
18
Nov 2014

3D Printer

We are super excited to be hosting Live-brary’s Makerbot II (3D printer) for the next two weeks! The Makerbot II was set up earlier Friday in our Children’s room. On Wednesday, November 19, from 4-6pm we will be having a reception to show off the 3D printer. Juice and cookies will be available, and we […]

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Wednesday
5
Nov 2014

Introducing iPads in the Children’s Room!

Beginning November 1, four iPads will be available for use in the Children’s Room. Children will enhance fine motor skills with educational apps, games, and stories. Apps are appropriate for children ages 3-12. A parent or guardian over the age of 18 must sign-out the iPad before a child can use it.

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