Adult Programs – Lectures

Seed Starting 101

Program Flyer

Wednesday, May 16 at 7:00pm

Denise DiPippa will be here to teach you how to read a seed packet, why it is beneficial to start your own seedlings, how to start plants from a seed, how to transplant them to your garden, and more. Herb starts, seeds, and literature will be available for you to take home. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: May 2


Town of Oyster Bay’s Home Improvement Assistance for Senior Citizens and the Physically Challenged

Program Flyer

Thursday, May 17 at 2:00pm

A representative from the Town of Oyster Bay will be here to talk about funding to assist income-eligible senior homeowners over the age of 60, as well as families with physically challenged members who are in need of essential home repairs. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: May 3


How to Improve Your Cellphone Photography

Program Flyer

Tuesday, May 22 at 7:00pm

Professional photographer Jim Kennedy will go over all the various ways of improving the quality of your cellphone images. Topics will include lighting, composition, and more. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: May 8


The Anti-Inflammatory Diet

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NEW DATE: Wednesday, May 23 at 7:00pm

Join Stefania Medvedik, RD, RN CDE, as she discusses an anti-inflammatory approach to eating and the science behind inflammation, diet, and disease. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: April 25


Estate Planning Seminar

Program Flyer

Thursday, June 7 at 3:00pm

A representative from Anthony F. Russo & Associates will be here to discuss what happens as we grow older and long-term care becomes a possibility, how to keep costs down for your family, and more. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: May 24


“Port of Mists” Film Screening

Program Flyer

Saturday, June 16 at 2:00pm

This movie explores a poet’s existence and his unending pursuit of the life experience of a pure poet. This movie is presented by the Asian-American Cultural Circle of Unity and the Taipei Cultural Center. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

No Registration Required


Know the 10 Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease: Early Detection Matters

Program Flyer

Tuesday, June 19 at 7:00pm

Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, this program will teach you about the ten warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease. Hear from people who have the disease and find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: June 5


The Divine Olive

Program Flyer

NEW DATE: Wednesday, June 20 at 7:00pm

Join Joann Magri from the Divine Olive for a lecture all about olive oil and a tasting of different flavors! Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: May 31


Summer Fun with Aromatherapy & Essential Oils

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Wednesday, June 27 at 7:00pm

Learn the healing powers of aloe vera and essential oils to enjoy right at the beach and the outdoors during the summer. Tara Penske, Certified Aromatherapist, will help you discover how this is done. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: June 13


Music Note Pretzel

Program Flyer

Tuesday, July 2 at 7:00pm

Join The Baking Coach and make pretzels in the shape of a music note and take them home to bake and enjoy. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: June 18 at 7:00pm


The Living Healthy Workshop

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Tuesdays, July 10, 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14 at 10:00am

This workshop is designed for people who have any type of ongoing health problems. The purpose of this workshop is to teach you how to manage your health and maintain an active lifestyle. Topics include creating an exercise plan, dealing with anger and other emotions, managing pain, and more. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: June 26


Ed Sullivan and the Golden Age of RocK n’ Roll

Program Flyer

Thursday, July 19 at 2:00pm

Presented by film historian Keith Crocker, join us as we celebrate the Ed Sullivan show and its contribution to Rock n’ Roll history. You’ll see live music clips of Elvis Presley, The Beatles, and more! Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: July 5


Paint Party

Program Flyer

Friday, July 20 from 2:00pm-3:30pm

Join artist Celicia Cargill, for a library painting party. Who knows, you may discover your inner Picasso or van Gogh. Art materials and refreshments are included. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: July 6 at 2:00pm


Learn Mah Jongg

Program Flyer

Tuesdays, July 24, 31, August 7, 14 at 6:30pm

For beginners only. Learn Mah Jongg with Judith Vazquez. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: July 10


Reiki 101

Program Flyer

Wednesday, July 25 at 7:00pm

Discover a whole new world of spiritual growth infused with energy with Reiki Master and teacher, Nadia Mitchell. You will learn all about the history and benefits that Reiki offers. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: July 11


Japanese Brush Calligraphy

Program Flyer

Thursday, August 2 from 7:00pm-8:30pm

Join Hiroko & Gerard Senese, from the Japan Center at Stony Brook, to learn the art of Shodo, Japanese brush calligraphy. All materials are included. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: July 19


Broadway: From Back Row to Backstage!

Program Flyer

Monday, August 6 at 7:00pm

Theatre enthusiast Brian Stoll will be here to discuss all things Broadway beginning with the history and importance of the Broadway Playbill. You’ll also learn money-saving tips on how to see Broadway shows for under $50. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: July 23


Spanish Tapas with Chef/Dr. Robert Dell’Amore

Program Flyer

Thursday, August 9 at 7:00pm

Join Chef/Dr. Robert Dell’Amore as he prepares two classic Spanish Tapas recipes, Andalusian-Style chicken and a Spanish omelette. So easy, different, and delish! Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: July 26 at 7:00pm


Kindness Rocks!

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Thursday, August 16 at 2:00pm

Learn about The Kindness Rocks Project and create your own inspirational stones and spread the love. We’ll supply all the materials, but feel free to bring your own rock paint. This program is open to children, teens, and adults. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: August 2


Stone Chip Bracelet

Program Flyer

Thursday, August 16 from 7:00pm-8:30pm

Use colorful stone chips and a chain to make this fun and eye-catching bracelet. A pop of color that looks great for anytime of the year! All materials are included. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: August 2


Learn how to use Ancestry.com

Program Flyer

Wednesday, August 29 at 7:00pm

Learn how to use our genealogy database, Ancestry.com! In this demonstration we will show you how to trace your family
history, how to start your own family tree, and more. This presentation is not a hands-on workshop. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.

Online Registration: August 15