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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.

November and December South Country Library Programs Posted


The South Country Library has released its list of events for November and December. Registration for adult programs is immediate and ongoing unless otherwise noted. In-person or online registration for November children's programs starts Monday, November 2nd at 9:30am. December children's program registration starts Thursday, December 1st at 9:30am. Click here for descriptions of the upcoming programs.

Winter Warmth Donations Needed

Winter Clothes

This year, the South Country Library will collect new hats, gloves, mittens, scarves, slippers and socks in children’s and adult sizes to donate to the Bellport Hagerman East Patchogue Alliance which helps families in need in our area. Please bring unwrapped donations to the Children’s room between Saturday, November 21st and Saturday, December 19th.

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.

The Vendettas - Rock ’n’ Roll Holiday Spectacular
Friday, December 4th

On Friday, December 4th at 7:00pm, The Vendettas will perform many holiday selections done in a mix of rockabilly and roots rock ‘n’ roll including Elvis, Johnny Cash, and Chuck Berry. With the room décor reminiscent of a Christmas-time NYC supper club, audience members can enjoy refreshments after the show.

Santa Extravaganza - Thursday, December 17th


Visit Santa at the South Country Library Santa Extravaganza on Thursday, December 17th. Drop by anytime 4:30pm-6:00pm to the Children’s room and be sure to bring a camera to take your photo with Santa. While you’re here, make some food for Santa’s reindeer, and enjoy a cup of hot cocoa.

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.