Online Library Programs for Adults

The Copiague Library remains closed, but has moved programs online so everyone can participate from home!

Weekly Online Programs

Virtual Afternoon Yoga with Jolanta

  • Mondays from 4:00 – 5:30 PM
  • Join Yoga Instructor Jolanta on Facebook as she continues her weekly Monday classes starting April 6, 2020. Classes will take place from 4:00 – 5:30 PM online via Facebook Live at @ Copiague Library Afternoon Yoga.

Chair Yoga with Sandra

  • Fridays from 12:00 – 1:00 PM
  • Join Chair Yoga Instructor Sandra on Facebook as she continues her weekly Friday classes starting April 3, 2020. Classes will take place from 12:00 – 1:00 PM online via Facebook Live @ CMPL Chair Yoga.

Upcoming Live Online Programs

Virtual Meditation: The Gateway to Peace

  • Program No. 452
  • Fridays, May 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19 from 9:00 – 10:00 AM

Begin your weekend with a relaxing hour of meditation each Friday via zoom. As you step into the gateway with us, you will find inner peace, relaxation, and self-awareness at a time when uncertainty is everywhere. Along the journey, you will connect to the deep wisdom, guidance and strength that lies within each of us.
This program will take place online via Zoom.

Virtual: Hurricane Season 101

  • Program No. 453
  • Monday, June 1 from 7:00 – 8:30 PM

With warmer weather on the way comes a reminder that hurricane season will soon be here. Will it be an active season for the East Coast? Join us on June 1st, the official start of hurricane season, as News 12 Meteorologist Geoff Bansen tells us what we can expect for the summer months.
This is a live program that will be conducted via Zoom.

Virtual: Overcoming Stress and Anxiety through Meditation

  • Program No. 454
  • Tuesday, June 2 from 7:00 – 8:30 PM

We are living in a time that often feels confusing and stressful. Incorporating meditation in our lives can make a big difference in our life and in the lives of others. Through meditation we can experience a profound peace, bliss and happiness. Participants will have a chance to try this simple meditation technique which is the secret to personal well-being. Please join John Bednarik for this informative program.
This is a live program that will be conducted via Zoom.

Virtual Student Loan Forgiveness

The National Student Debt Forgiveness Center will be hosting a webinar all about the Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Programs. These programs offer those who meet the requirements some form of relief from student loans debt. Consultant Josef Basmagy will discuss how to qualify for the program.
This is a live program that will be conducted via Zoom.

Virtual Route 27: Long Island’s Southern Thoroughfare

  • Program No. 455
  • Tuesday, June 9 from 7:00 – 8:00 PM

Route 27 extends from western Brooklyn to the eastern tip of Long Island in Montauk. The longest thoroughfare on Long Island, Route 27 is known by several names, most commonly as Sunrise Highway. Transforming from urban streets to a multi-lane highway to a rural country road, Route 27 has a character and history all on its own. In this program, Eco Photo Explorers will explore the entire length of Route 27 to uncover its past as well as its present connection to our lives on Long Island.
This is a live program that will be conducted via Zoom.

Virtual Cooking Keto with KetoBob

  • Program No. 477
  • Wednesday, June 17 from 7:00 – 8:30 PM

The Keto diet focuses on eating real unprocessed foods. Store bought, boxed and fast foods are not going to allow you to reach your goals. In order to go Keto you need to cook for yourself! In this seminar you will learn how to eat low carb and still have your favorite foods. Learn the ingredients used to make gluten free low carb recipes. Learn the best foods to include in your low carb kitchen and how to combine them to make pizza, chocolate candy and bagels while still hitting your Keto macros.
This is a live program that will be conducted via Zoom.

Virtual Acupressure 101

  • Program No. 471
  • Wednesday, June 24 from 7:00 – 8:00 PM

Join acupuncturist Andrea Cillo as she discusses the basics of acupuncture and acupressure. Learn the history of acupuncture, and how it works. Useful acupressure points and other remedies that can be used to treat stress, anxiety and depression symptoms will be discussed as well.
This is a live program that will be conducted via Zoom.

Pre-Recorded Online Programs – Watch Anytime

Virtual Video Vacation: Northern Italy

  • Pre-recorded, Watch anytime!
  • Join “Savvy Sightseer” Jeanne Schnupp for an online video vacation of northern Italy. We’ll start in Milan, the capital of Italy’s Lombardy region; then journey to Verona, the home of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. Next well check out the Northern Lakes and cap our tour in the Cinque Terre dubbed the Italian Riviera. After registering you will receive a link to view this 30 minute online video vacation.

Virtual Video Vacation: Switzerland

  • Pre-recorded, Watch anytime!
  • Join “Savvy Sightseer” Jeanne Schnupp for an online video vacation of Switzerland. We’ll start in the northern part of the country in Zurich before moving southwest, and on to the French border. We’ll work our way east through Alpine regions. Along the way, we’ll also visit Bern, Geneva, Zermatt (the Matterhorn), Lucerne, St. Moritz, Montreux and Gstaad. After registering you will receive a link to view this 30 minute online video vacation.

Virtual Video Vacation: Paris and Northwest France

  • Pre-recorded, Watch anytime!
  • Join “Savvy Sightseer” Jeanne Schnupp for an online video vacation of Paris and Northwest France. Well visit the fabulous Palace of Versailles little-known enclave of Marie Antoinette, her secluded hamlet. Then we’ll head northwest to Normandy and the historic American Cemetery with its moving tributes to our soldiers. We’ll also journey to an island cathedral with an unusual second purpose before sweeping into the lavish Loire valley for its splendid chateaux and Leonardo da Vinci’s surprising stash. After registering you will receive a link to view this 30 minute online video vacation.

Virtual Video Vacation: Scotland with Talk of Outlander

  • Pre-recorded, Watch anytime!
  • Join “Savvy Sightseer” Jeanne Schnupp for an online video vacation of Scotland. The popular Outlander series is in its fifth season; this program highlights the best of Scottish sights while at the same time visiting scenes that helped make the books and TV series such a hit! We’ll stop in at Edinburgh, Glasgow, Isle of Skye, Stirling, Glencoe, Inverness, and of course Culloden Moor. After registering you will receive a link to view this 30 minute online video vacation.

Hummus and Tahini with Chef Robert Dell’amore

  • Pre-recorded, Watch anytime!
  • Chef Dell’amore will show you how you can make your own hummus and tahini. Upon registering you will receive a YouTube link to view this demonstration right away or after you have your ingredients.

Virtual Instant Pot Jams

  • Pre-recorded, Watch anytime!
  • Join Aidan Bouchelle as he demonstrates how to make three different jams using an Instant Pot: onion jam, mango jalapeno jam, and cherry jam.
  • After registering you will receive a link to view this 20 minute online cooking tutorial via YouTube. Watch this pre-recorded video as many times as you like.