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South Country Library


South Country Library


South Country Library Website

South Country Library General Information

Phone: 631-286-0818
Fax: 631-286-4873
Address: 22 Station Road, Bellport, New York 11713  MAP

Monday 9:30am-9:00pm
Tuesday 9:30am-9:00pm
Wednesday 9:30am-9:00pm
Thursday 9:30am-9:00pm
Friday 9:30am-9:00pm
Saturday 9:30am-5:00pm
Sunday 1:00pm-5:00pm*

*The South Country Library is open on Sundays October through April.

September and October South Country Library Programs Posted


The South Country Library has released its list of events for September and October. Registration for adult programs is immediate and ongoing unless otherwise noted. In-person or online registration for September children's programs starts Tuesday, September 1st at 9:30am. October children's program registration starts Thursday, October 1st at 9:30am. Click here for descriptions of the upcoming programs.


Meet the New Library Director on Monday, October 5th

South Country Library

To welcome the South Country Library's new Director, Ann Hogya, the South Country Library community is invited to a gathering in the Library on Monday, October 5th at 6:30pm. The event will be held on the main floor of the Library, and refreshments will be served.

2015 Concert Series
Concert Series

South Country Library has begun a new season of concerts offering monthly popular music, tribute artists, jazz or classical performances and more. For the full 2015 concert schedule, check their website.

Upcoming Concerts:

Friday, October 9th at 7:00pm: Hank Stone Band
One of Long Island’s best songwriters, Hank Stone writes of love, loss, despair, hope, railroads and sailing ships. The synergy of Todd Evans, Mike Christian and Gary Settoducatto, proves the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.

Open Mic Night
Open Mic Night

The South Country Library has started an all-ages Open Mic Night program on the last Thursday of every month. Local artists of all kinds (musicians, poets, and more) can indulge their creativity. Pre-registration is not required; performers will sign up on arrival. Feel free to network by sharing your recorded music, books, artwork, business cards, flyers, etc. We encourage you to provide your local artists an audience and community feedback. The hosts will change each month. If you are interested in acting as a host/emcee for a particular month, or have any other questions, please contact Patrick at the Library at 286-0818.


Museum Pass Program at the South Country Library
Museum Pass

The South Country Children’s department offers free museum passes to:

- Long Island Children’s Museum
- Children’s Museum of the East End
- Intrepid, Sea, Air & Space Museum
- Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery
- South Fork Natural History Museum
- The Parrish Art Museum pass is coming soon!!

You must have a valid, good standing (fines under $6.00) South Country library adult card to reserve a museum pass. You can reserve museum passes over the phone or online. If you have any questions please contact the Children’s department at 631-286-0818.

Book a Librarian
Book a Librarian

The South Country Library now offers one-on-one technology help with a Reference Librarian. Call to schedule a 30-minute appointment (limit of one per person) for basic technology help: to use your library account online; to search the online catalog; to place holds for materials; to download materials free from; to use your e-reader (Nook, iPad, Kindle, etc). Other topics include: basic computer help; basic internet help; e-mail; introduction to Microsoft Office programs; social networking (primarily Facebook). Open to South Country Library cardholders only. Telephone registration at 286-0818.