11/09/18 5:55am
11/09/2018 5:55 AM

In the center of the Southold Elementary School cafeteria, a Japanese woman teaches a student to wrap a rice ball in seaweed. Students jump along to the rhythm of maracas, a Latin percussion instrument. Parents munch on pizza and watch their kids color in pictures that recognize upcoming holidays from various cultures and religions.  READ

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.