Looking for something to do this week? Check out these events happening in person or online.
Monday, January 18
9am-8pm, Take & Make Craft: Fleece Penguin Tied Pillow The kits are available on a first come, first served basis, while supplies last. If picking up curbside, please call ahead so we can have it ready for when you arrive. For more info, call the library at 631-979-1600 or visit Hauppauge Public Library
9am-8pm, Take & Make Boredom Buster Kit: DIY Stress Ball Available to teens in grades 6-12. The kits are available on a first come, first served basis, while supplies last. If picking up curbside, please call ahead so we can have it ready for when you arrive. For more info, call the library at 631-979-1600 or visit Hauppauge Public Library
10am, Chair Yoga Enjoy all the mobility, vitality, and peace of mind that a regular mat yoga practice can provide, while feeling fully supported in a chair. Hauppauge Public Library
Tuesday, January 19
10am, Exercise with Cathy Stay fit working out at home with Cathy. Register here. Hauppauge Public Library
6pm, Werk It Workout! Celebrate 2021 with a commitment to your health and fitness, while having a blast with other LGBT folks! Register here. LGBT Network
Wednesday, January 20
3pm, Effective Communication Strategies This program explores how communication takes place when someone has dementia. Get tips to decode verbal and behavioral messages and how to connect at every stage of the disease. Register by calling 800-272-3900. Alzheimer’s Association
3pm, Gentle Yoga Gentle yoga is appropriate for those who want a softer, nurturing, slower-paced, supported and relaxing practice. Join instructor Lisa Zimmerman for this series of three classes. This event will take place on Zoom. Register here. Hauppauge Public Library
Thursday, January 21
7pm, Start the New Year with Meditation Learn how to bring joy, peace, and relaxation into your daily life with long time meditator Ajili Hodari. Register here. Hauppauge Public Library
8pm, LGBT 101 for Parents: Gender, Sexuality, Pronouns, and Other LGBT Stuff! Register here. LGBT Network
Friday, January 22
10:30am, Baby Start This half-hour program is designed to introduce babies to the wonderful world of hte library. Activities include music, movement, finger plays, fine and gross motor development, and circle time. Early literacy, socialization, and group play skills are introduced. Visit the library’s Facebook page to view this event. Hauppauge Public Library
6:30pm, Wildlife Webinars with Erik the Reptile Guy and Friends Join Erik The Reptile Guy and Friends and meet live reptiles from around the world. Visit the library’s Facebook page to view this event. Hauppauge Public Library
Saturday, January 23
7pm, Night Owl Walk (Connetquot River State Park) Whoooo’s out tonight? Take a walk through the preserve in search of owls and learn about these unique birds along the way. Please call for reservations: 631-581-1072.
Sunday, January 24
1:30pm, Winter Woodland Walk (Connetquot River State Park) Take a walk in a “winter wonderland,” woodland style. Enjoy the tranquil trails of the preserve and breathe in the fresh winter air. Along the way, we’ll keep our eye out for winter wildlife. Please call for reservations: 631-581-1072.