02/14/18 6:00am
02/14/2018 6:00 AM

Since the little free library installed at McCabe’s Beach in Southold in 2016 has received positive feedback from beachgoers, the Southold Free Library will install two more, library director Caroline MacArthur said at Tuesday’s Town Board work session. READ

02/06/18 6:00am
02/06/2018 6:00 AM

Two local Boy Scouts have completed Eagle Scout projects that created two new community spaces in Southold.

Liam Corbley and James Hoyt, both members of Southold Troop 6, were honored with scouting’s top rank at a ceremony Jan. 18.  READ

01/08/18 7:00pm
01/08/2018 7:00 PM

I’m Jessica Frankel, the reference librarian for Southold Free Library in Southold, N.Y.

Because of Google and databases, a lot of people know information already and they come to me when they need that next step of information.  READ

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08/05/15 5:00pm
08/05/2015 5:00 PM


The recent release of Harper Lee’s novel “Go Set a Watchman” has piqued the interest of library patrons across Suffolk County — where every copy of the book has been checked out and over 700 people are on waiting lists.


07/13/15 9:00am
07/13/2015 9:00 AM

Like Backstreet Boys, Slim Shady and the Terminator, 3-D printing is back.

If you missed last year’s 3-D printer demonstration at the Southold Free Library, you’re in luck: the technology is here for the rest of July. But this time, instead of being used didactically as part of a demonstration, the printer at Southold can make things its patrons want.


01/10/14 2:30pm
01/10/2014 2:30 PM

Peconic Bay Power Squadron will hold a New York State safe boating course for ages 10 to 19 Saturdays, Jan. 11 through Feb. 8 at noon at Mattituck-Laurel Library in Mattituck.

Registration will be held from 10 a.m. to noon. Saturday, Jan. 11, the first day of class. The fee is $10, payable to Peconic Bay Power Squadron.

Call the library at 298-4134.

Southold Free Library will host a two-day New York State Boating Safety course Monday, Jan. 13, from 5 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, Jan. 14, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. The course, led by John Scourakis, is suitable for ages 10 and over and will cover such topics as boat handling, navigation, marine radio and other legal and safety requirements. A fee of $35 is due at registration. Students will be eligible to receive a boating safety certificate at the end of the course.

To register, call the library at 765-2077.