Free Canadian records available for limited time

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In celebration of Canada Day on July 1, Ancestry.ca will be providing free access to a selection of records from now until July 1 at 11:59 p.m.

The selection of records will come from the census, immigration, military and vital records collections.

You will need to register with your name and email (at no cost). A username and password will be emailed to you that you will use to log in to view the free records.
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Teens can help feed the community as part of Summer Lunch Helpers

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Patchogue-Medford Library's sign. Photo Credit: Michael Sorrentino

Patchogue-Medford Library’s sign. Photo Credit: Michael Sorrentino

Teens entering Grades 9-12 are invited to help Patchogue-Medford Library give out healthy food to the community.

Starting June 9th, the Summer Lunch Helpers will begin meeting on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at noon to distribute lunches to kids in the community.

Registration is required to join the group, and can be done via an online form by clicking here, or by calling 631-654-4700 and asking for Patchogue-Medford Library’s teen desk.

The online form also includes several other summer volunteer opportunities for teens, including Game Buddies, Music Buddies, Random Acts of Kindness among others.

Jewish genealogy group to meet Sunday

The Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island will meet Sunday, June 28 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at the Mid- Island Y - JCC in Plainview. The topic will be “GenealogyIndexer.org : New Sources, New Ways To Search.” The speaker will be Logan Kleinwaks, … [Continue reading]

Novel Brews: Ghostman

  Novel Brews is a book club that will meet next on July 30th at Hoptron Brewtique on Main st in Patchogue. This month we will read & discuss the National Best Seller "Ghostman" by Roger Hobbs. This debut novel was applauded by Lee Child … [Continue reading]