Italian Classes
Thursdays May 5 – 26 & June 2 – 9 at 12:00pm
The popular intro to Italian language class is back!

Wednesdays, May 4 – 25 & June 1 – 8 at 12:00pm
Join us and learn more words & phrases! This class is a continuation of the beginner class, which is a prerequisite.


floral arranging

Mother’s Day Floral Purse
Thursday, May 5th at 7:00pm  

Create the perfect gift for Mother’s Day, a “purse/pocketbook” floral arrangement made of fresh flowers and greens.

Una foto di scena di Matrimonio all'italiana di De Sica, restaurato dalla Cineteca di Bologna 50 anni dopo, 20 maggio 2014. ANSA/CINETECA DI BOLOGNA ++ NO SALES, EDITORIAL USE ONLY ++ NO ARCHIVES ++

Sophia and Marcello: From Italy with Love
Tuesday, May 10th at 7:00pm   
During the Golden Age of Italian cinema, Sophia Loren & Marcello Mastroianni became one of the most dynamic film couples of the 20th century. This presentation by Marilyn Carmino contains individual biographies of both Sophia & Marcello and then looks at their work together in films.


Senior Citizens’ Art Exhibit and Tea
West Islip senior patrons are invited to exhibit their art work in our gallery during the month of May. Entrants are limited to 2 pieces of art (no longer than 3′ wide), framed & ready for hanging. On May 22nd at 2pm there will be an Artist’s Reception & Tea at the library. Look for more information in our May – June newsletter.


Digital Photography A – Z for Seniors
Thurs., May 12th & Wed., May 18th at 7:00pm
This two session class will help seniors learn how to adjust camera settings through the camera’s menu, transfer images from the camera to the computer, organize images on their computers and perform basic photo editing.