The new section of the library building opened on December 16, 2004, followed by an official Grand Opening ceremony for the newly expanded and renovated 32,000 sq. ft. building on June 21, 2005.
June 21, 2005
The official Grand Opening of the newly renovated library building was held on June 21, 2005.
September 6, 2006
The East Islip Public Library Local History Room was dedicated on September 6, 2006.
June 19, 2008
On June 19, 2008, at 8:30 pm, the East Islip Library held an official unveiling of the hand-sculpted tile art mural, created by artist Marion Grewbow and featured on the main level of the building. The art installation tiles depict scenes and imagery relating to the community and surrounding areas. Tiles purchased by individual donors aided in raising funds for the further enhancement of the library.
June 21, 2011
On June 21, 2011, the East Islip Public Library proudly celebrated its 50th Anniversary. (*See the 50th Anniversary Page*)
September 4, 2014
On September 4, 2014, Director Guy Edwards and the Board of Trustees at the East Islip Library accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.