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South Country Library


South Country Library


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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.




March and April South Country Library Programs Posted

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


STAR STAR Donation Drive in March and April
During March and April, the South Country Library will be collecting donations for STAR (Save the Animals Rescue Foundation). STAR is a LI non-profit volunteer organization, dedicated to the welfare of domestic and wild animals. Their goal is to provide a safe haven for every injured or orphaned animal in need of assistance and to return as many as possible to their natural habitat. Stop into the Children’s department for a complete list of needed donations.


Earth Day Earth Day Celebration

Date: Tuesday, April 22nd
Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm

Come celebrate Earth Day at the South Country Library. Spend the afternoon celebrating our planet with crafts, activities & more! All Ages AND an adult.


Social Services Fair Social Services Fair

Date: Wednesday, April 30th
Time: 3:00pm-6:00pm

On Wednesday, April 30, the public is invited to a Social Services Fair from 3-6 p.m. on the main floor of the library. The fair is sponsored by the Suffolk County Department of Social Services. Trained specialists will provide information and/or assistance on numerous programs and services, including Child Care, Child Protective Services, Adult Protective Services, SNAP (food stamps), Temporary Assistance, HEAP, Housing, Medicaid, and more. For more information, call 854-9748.


Concert Series 2013 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 2013 concert schedule our brochure is available in the Library or on our website.


Museum Pass Museum Pass Program at the South Country Library

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.