Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Minecraft Junior (completed grades K-2)

August 23, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Computer Lab
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:

Join your library friends for a fun game of Minecraft! Build your own castle, fight the Ender Dragon, or explore the Nether. The possibilities are endless! We will play the Minecraft.edu version of the game, so you do not need to have a personal account to play.

Summer programs for school-aged children are intended for those who have COMPLETED the grades listed above. ...

Minecraft Club (completed grades 3-6)

August 23, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Computer Lab
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:

Join your library friends for a fun game of Minecraft! Build your own castle, fight the Ender Dragon, or explore the Nether. The possibilities are endless! We will play the Minecraft.edu version of the game, so you do not need to have a personal account to play.

Summer programs for school-aged children are intended for those who have COMPLETED the grades listed above. ...

Intro to Hip Hop (completed grades K-2)

August 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Want to try Hip Hop before signing up for dance classes at a local studio?  Children are encouraged to get moving in this upbeat dance class featuring street dancing.  This high-energy class encourages dancers to explore musicality, rhythm ...

Intro to Hip Hop (completed grades 3-6)

August 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Want to try Hip Hop before signing up for dance classes at a local studio?  Children are encouraged to get moving in this upbeat dance class featuring street dancing.  This high-energy class encourages dancers to explore musicality, rhythm ...

Garden Club (completed grades 2-6)

August 28, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Off-Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Off-Site
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Nature & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
The Children’s Department is joining the Teen Department and the Longwood Victory Garden at Bartlett Pond Park in getting our own garden bed started! We will be growing vegetables that we will donate to our local soup kitchen, and we are looking for ...

Grandparent's Day Art (grades K-3)

September 6, 2019
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Join Michelle from Studio E and create a beautiful piece of art that you can give to your grandparent or another special person in your life to celebrate Grandparents Day!  ...

Apple Science (grades K-2)

September 13, 2019
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Nature & Environment, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Fall is full of autumn leaves and apple trees!  Children will do some science experiments with apples and other autumn activities. ...

Kahoot Trivia (grades 3-6)

September 13, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Test your knowledge of Disney, Star Wars, movies, animals and more in this fast-pased digital trivia game Kahoot! ...
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Join the Baking Coach for some pie making fun!   You will cut fresh apples and also use canned slices apples and prepare the pie crust from scratch at the library. Please bring your own rolling pins and families will work on one apple pie to tak...

Disclaimer(s)

This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies.

Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Join the Baking Coach for some pie making fun!   You will cut fresh apples and also use canned slices apples and prepare the pie crust from scratch at the library. Please bring your own rolling pins and families will work on one apple pie to tak...

Disclaimer(s)

This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies.

Family Fall Fairy Garden (Families with children 3 years-grade 6)

September 16, 2019
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Nature & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Come and build a mini fairy garden with your family that you can take home and display on your patio or garden.   ...

Family Fall Fairy Garden (Families with children 3 years-grade 6)

September 16, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Nature & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Come and build a fall themed mini fairy garden with your family that you can take home and display on your patio or garden.   ...

Kiddie Cafe "Apple Pie in a Cup" (grades K-2)

September 18, 2019
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:

Children will prepare and eat a delicious snack based on a classic tale that children will listen to first. Registration is in-person or over the phone, if you have an allergy form already on file and you must have a food allergy form on file prior to registration. This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies, but we will make every effort to accommodate food allergies of those that are registered.

Disclaimer(s)

This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies.

Healthy Lunch Box (Adults and School-aged children only)

September 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Health & Fitness, Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Are you running out of ideas for your child's school lunch? Are you worried that the lunches you pack aren't all that nutritious? Are you suspicious that your child is trading away those well planned healthy lunches for junk food? If so, come and lea...

Disclaimer(s)

Snacks provided may not be suitable for those with food allergies.

Paws for Reading Kick-Off (Readers-grade 6)

September 21, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Learn about our Paws for Reading program and how dogs become certified therapy dogs. Make a craft, a dog toy to donate to a local shelter, and meet some of the therapy dogs that visit the library each month!   ...

Tropical Bird "Bark" Painting (grades K-2)

September 23, 2019
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the library by creating your own Tropical Bird Mexican Bark Painting using bright colors and paper with art teacher Kim.  Mexican bark painting, known as Amate painting, usually depicts flowers, animals, and ...

Tropical Bird "Bark" Painting (grades 3-6)

September 23, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the library by creating your own Tropical Bird Mexican Bark Painting using bright colors and paper with art teacher Kim.  Mexican bark painting, known as Amate painting, usually depicts flowers, animals, and ...

Stop-Motion Animation Lab (grades 3-6)

September 27, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Want to dabble in film-making?  Children will create their own video using our Stikbot kits, which include posable robot figures and a mini green screen.  Then learn how to use the Stikbot Studio app to edit your video! ...

Kiddie Cafe "Deck Out a Donut" (grades K-2)

October 2, 2019
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:

Children will prepare and eat a delicious snack based on a classic tale that children will listen to first. Registration is in-person or over the phone, if you have an allergy form already on file and you must have a food allergy form on file prior to registration. This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies, but we will make every effort to accommodate food allergies of those that are registered.

Disclaimer(s)

This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies.

Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Decorate and embellish a memory box that you can use to keep photos or special items from a family member. Or, you can make it into a time capsule filled with special items and open it in the future! Our Local History librarian will join us to give t...

Family Yoga (Families with children 3 years-grade 3)

October 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Enjoy an evening of yoga with your family with yoga instructor Mary. Please be sure that everyone in your family is dressed and ready for movement.  Yoga mats will be provided or you are welcome to bring your own. ...

Hook and Ladder (grades K-2)

October 4, 2019
5:30pm - 6:15pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Children will learn all about fire safety by participating in a firefighter obstacle course, listening to a presentation, and learning teamwork while going head to head in their bucket brigade relay race. ...

Bach to Rock (Families with children in grades K-6)

October 5, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: School Age, Family
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Event Description:
Violinist Caryn uses the five string electric violin and sound effects to transcend that "solo" sound by doing what is called "looping" creating sound loops live that she adds to and embellishes, playing in essence, live duos and trios with herself. ...

Kindness Kids "DIY Cat Toys" (grades 3-6)

October 7, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Earn one hour of community service, while bringing joy to others and having fun!  This month we will be making cat toys out of various craft supplies.  We will then donate these to animal shelters for our feline friends to enjoy. ...

Hello Fall! (grades K-2)

October 8, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Fall into a great story and then create an autumn crafts and art projects!  ...

Family Yoga (Families with children 3 years-grade 3)

October 10, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Enjoy an evening of yoga with your family with yoga instructor Mary. Please be sure that everyone in your family is dressed and ready for movement.  Yoga mats will be provided or you are welcome to bring your own. ...

One Man Circus (Families with children)

October 14, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Event Description:
The National Circus Project is back with a fun-filled circus show with juggling, plate-spinning, magic, laughs and more.     ...