Senior Citizen Art Show
West Islip senior patrons are invited to exhibit their artwork in our gallery during the month of May. Entrants are limited to 2 pieces of art, framed and ready for hanging; we cannot accept any artwork that is not in a suitable frame with a wire on the back. This year in lieu of a reception, we will be having an art historian speak on May 21st with light refreshments at the conclusion.  Artwork will only be accepted from April 27th to April 30th. Sign up at the Reference Desk.

May is Senior Month at the Library!
The Library will once again be honoring our community’s senior citizens by celebrating “Older Americans Month.”  During the month of May, seniors (65+) with a valid West Islip library card can stop by the Circulation Desk for their free “Thank You for Being You” gift while supplies last, courtesy of the Friends of the West Islip Library.

The Vic Vincent Band 
Sunday, May 7th at 2:00pm

Join us for a Musical History Tour of Rock and Roll, Doo Wop and Pop – music from the 1950’s through the decades. It’s a tribute to stars and entertainers who have been an unforgettable influence on all of us.

Safe Boating
Saturday, May 13th from 9:00am – 5:00pm
This session, taught by US Coast Guard Captain Richard Cloonan, will enable students to receive the NY State Boating Certificate, which is now required for ALL personal watercraft/jet ski operators. Ages 10 and older only. All checks must be made payable to Rich Cloonan and payment is due at time of registration.

Nutrition Game Plan for Physically Active Adults
Tuesday, May 16th at 7:00pm
What should I eat before a workout? Are carbohydrates OK to eat? How much protein do I really need? Do I need supplements? These questions and more will be answered in this exciting discussion on how to fuel an active lifestyle