Sunday, February 23

Bring Your Coins!!! Jeff will tell you their worth! Monday 2/24 7PM

Image result for numismaticsJeff Berkoff, who has over 20 years of experience in Numismatics, will teach you about the value of your coins, how to handle and store them, when to buy or sell them! Strategies on how to start or enhance your collection, and how to handle a collection that you inherited. Bring your coins and Jeff will try to answer your questions, as time allows. All ages are welcome! 

Friday, February 21

Thursday, February 20

Don't Be Disappointed-Appointments Filling Quickly

VITA tax volunteers will be at the North Bellmore Library beginning Wednesdays February 5th thru April 8th 3PM-8PM and Thursdays February 6th thru April 9th from 10AM-3PM.  Appointments will be required and can be made at the Reference desk by calling 785-6260 ext 316 or 317.  The last set of appointments accepted each Wednesday will be at 7PM and on Thursday will be at 2PM. Please schedule your appointment as soon as possible since the number of appointments is limited. Please bring a photo ID, interest and dividend statements(1099), wage and earnings statements, pension and social security statements, daycare ID, any other tax return information you receive.  Please bring a copy of last year’s federal and state returns.

Wednesday, February 19

Image result for aarp safety drivingPlease be advised that a price increase for AARP Safety Driving is scheduled for July 1, 2020. There will be a $5 increase for both members and non-members.

Monday, February 17

Wednesday, February 12

Monday, February 10

Telescope Night

 Get to know your telescope!  Sidewalk astronomer Tom Lynch returns .  He will make a presentation about the Moon, acquaint us with the StarBlast 4.5,  and lead us in stargazing, weather permitting.  Join us to prepare yourself for great celestial adventures!  Our telescope is now available to reserve and borrow through Tixkeeper

Thursday, February 6

Kanopy Offerings For Black History Month

Looking For Something New To Read!


Fraught friendships, coming-of-age stories,
Supreme Court drama and more.

Wednesday, February 5

Starting March 1, 2020, all plastic carryout bags (other than an exempt bag) are banned from distribution by anyone required to collect New York State sales tax. ... One way to avoid paper bag fees no matter where you are across New York State is to always bring your own bag.  Why not make it a Friends of the Library Bag!!!

Thursday, January 30

Tuesday, January 28

Coronavirus Information

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For the benefit of healthcare professionals, medical researchers and the public, Elsevier has created a Novel Coronavirus Information Center with free information in English and Mandarin on the novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV…”

Novel Coronavirus Information Center

Monday, January 27

2020 Children’s Award Winners!

The American Library Association (ALA) on January 27 announced the top books, video, and audio books for children and young adults—including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery, and Printz awards—at its Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia. Check out the winners here

Thursday, January 16

Monday, January 13

Wednesday, January 1

American Girl Dolls Are Here!!!!

You can now reserve the American Doll of your choice using  Tixkeeper at

Monday, December 30

Thursday, November 21

Introducing kanopy!!!!!

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If you're interested in independent, international, classic, or documentary films, you're in luck. Get out your library card and sign up for Kanopy, our newest on-demand video streaming service.  This service also includes Kanopy For Kids!
You can stream over 30,000  films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, and PBS, as well as thousands of independent filmmakers—on every topic imaginable.

Here’s how to get started:

1. Go to  and add your library card and continue.
2.  Enter you name, email and password.
3.  Complete the sign up by going to your email and confirming your email address.
4.  Start watching videos!

Kanopy FAQS

Wednesday, November 6

Princh – Our New Wireless Printing Solution

Say hello to Princh, our new cloud-based printing solution! Princh allows library patrons to print from mobile devices and laptops.To print from your Android or IOS device just download the free Princh app from your digital store. To print from your laptop visit printing prices remained the same (.05¢ a page for black and white, 25¢ a page for color), but the payment methods have been diversified. You can now pay using your credit card (Visa or Mastercard ) or your Paypal account, and cash!  Our Pinch Printer number is 102472. If you need help please call the Reference Desk 516-785-6260 x 316 or 317.

Monday, July 1

Suggest A New Magazine-Please Tell Us!!!!!!

We have only a sample of our full print magazine collection in the temporary library. Which ones have you missed? Which ones would you like to see join our collection in the new library?

Please complete the survey here!!!!

Tuesday, June 4

Bellmore Life Digitized

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You can now search Bellmore Life from 1964-forward at

Thursday, March 28

NICHE Aademy

What is NICHE Academy?
Niche Academy is an online learning platform made for libraries. The platform gives individual libraries their own online academies that can be used as a teaching tool for patrons .  We have included tutorials for online databases, for computer basics and office products, e-books,  setting up an e-mail,  exploring various popular platforms such as facebook, twitter, pinterest and more.  We are happy to be able to provide this learning tool to the patrons of the North Bellmore Public Library.