New Library Director Appointed
The Trustees of the Half Hollow Hills Community Library are pleased to announce the appointment of Helen M. Crosson as our new Library Director. Helen will join the HHHCL staff on January 12.
A resident of Oyster Bay, Helen will be coming to us from the Cold Spring Harbor Library, where she has served as Director since 1999. Under her energetic and innovative leadership, that library moved from a 7,000-square-foot space in a rented school building to a new 27,000-square-foot building on New York State parkland overlooking Cold Spring Harbor. Before working at the CSH Library, Helen spent 11 years at the Great Neck Library, where she served as a reference librarian, network administrator and Internet trainer.
Helen is a graduate of Siena College and earned a Master of Library and Information Science degree at the State University of New York at Albany. She also received a Master of Public Administration degree from C.W. Post.
Helen's many community activities include service on the Leadership Huntington Foundation.
We look forward to welcoming Helen to Half Hollow Hills in January and we know that Helen looks forward to meeting you all.
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The Half Hollow Hills Community Library Board of Trustees
Bruce Gordon, President
Larry Bloomstein, Vice-President
Renée Steinig, Secretary
Jacob Goldman, Financial Secretary
Maxine Roeper Cohen, Trustee
2015 IRS Tax Forms Limited Availability
Due to changes at the IRS, the library will not receive printed copies of many of the forms and instruction booklets.
We will have limited quantities of 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ.
We will print out FEDERAL TAX FORMS FOR FREE.
To obtain copies of forms and instruction booklets, you may also go to:
IRS.gov/Forms - To view and download
IRS.gov/orderforms - To order tax products to be delivered by mail
Call 1-800-829-3676 - To order tax products to be delivered by mail
Tax Help for Everyone
Tuesdays, February 3 - April 7, 10 am-2 pm (DH)
Volunteers from the Bethpage Federal Credit Union’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program will provide free tax help for low-to-moderate- income (generally $55,000 and below) individuals and families. Simple tax returns only, please have medical and charitable contribution totaled prior to appointment.
Please bring the following:
• Photo identification • Social security cards for you, your spouse and dependents • Wage and earning statement(s) Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R, from all employers • Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099)
• Last year’s Federal & State returns • Bank routing & account numbers for direct deposit • Total paid for day care and provider’s tax ID
Appointments only. Call (631) 421-4530.
Hoopla has increased checkouts from 10 to 15 for the holidays. This will extend through January 31.
3D Scanning Now Available
Dix Hills Building
Make a digital copy and 3D print an item between 2" and 8" tall. Watch the latest technology at work! Call (631) 421-4530 or click here for details and to make an appointment.
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