2018 GGB Photos

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Bay Shore-Brightwaters

Volunteers put together hygiene kits for St. Pat’s Food Pantry

Brookhaven

Brookhaven Free Library hosted a Community Clean Up.

 

Cold Spring Harbor

Patrons at Cold Spring Harbor created items to be donated to local community organizations.

Copiague

Children made animal portraits for the animal shelter. Tweens made pillows for the animal shelter. Teens volunteered to help distribute costumes at our Halloween Costume Drive.

 

Cutchogue-New Suffolk

Patrons created adopt Me Portraits for the local animal shelter with Theresa Maritato.

 

Farmingdale

Farmingdale held a food and crayon drive during their fandom fest.

Great Neck

Great Neck ran on an going event of having teens make cards for hospitalized kids. They also painted a mural that will be donated to a hospital.

Harborfields

Teens made caps for newborns, and patrons donated supplies for babies for a community drive.

Jericho

Patrons were creating quilt squares for Operation Safe and Warm quilt initiative, decorating bags containing a craft for local children’s hospital, and creating book marks for a local nursing home at Jericho Public Library.

 

Levittown

At Levittown Public Library patrons decorated quilt squares for Operation Safe and Warm, collected clothes and fabric for RewareAble, donated toiletries for The Mary Brennan Inn, and food donations for St. Bernard’s Social Ministry Pantry.

 

Malverne

Malverne Public Library hosted a Bideawee Pet Supply Drive and made toys for shelter cats. Take a look at the bin and car full of donations!

Manhasset

Children colored cards and decorated leaves for residents at Highfield Gardens Care Center, a local nursing home. Library patrons brought food donations for local organization Neil’s Wheels, which was collecting for Long Island Cares.

Merrick

Merrick Library held a kids’ movie party to benefit The Book Fairies.

 

Mineola

Volunteers decorated fabric squares to be sewn into Long Island’s largest quilt.

 

Mastics-Moriches-Shirley

Patrons made cards for veterans.

 

Quogue

The library is collected bedding and toys for dogs and cats waiting to be adopted at Bideawee.

 

Riverhead

The library hosted a number of ways for patrons to give back to their community.

 

Rockville Center

Patrons at Rockville Centre Public Library assembled birthday kits for families in need.

 

Sachem

Teen volunteers cleaned up Lake Ronkonkoma.

 

Sayville

The library held a Community Breakfast, Teen Car Wash, Pet Adoption Fair, Food Drive, and Children’s Volunteer Stations. There was even an R2D2 created out of donated canned goods!

 

Shelter Rock

Teens at Shelter Rock Library made snack bags and tic-tac-toe games for families at the Ronald McDonald House.

 

South Huntington

Teens made cards for Operation Gratitude.

 

Smithtown-Main

Patrons made no-sew blankets for Project Linus. Project Linus provides blankets to kids in shelters and in hospitals.

 

Syosset

Teens at Syosset Public Library created tie dye tote bags and filled them with non-perishable food items for food banks throughout Long Island. Patrons in the Children’s Room at Syosset also Gave Back: the children assembled craft kits for hospitalized children and wrote notes of encouragement and support!

 

Wantagh

Staff and volunteers at Wantagh Public Library braved the rain to do clean up at the Twin Lakes Preserve.