Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Teen Trivia (Teens)

February 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
What are the names of the three fairies in Sleeping Beauty? What animal has the largest ears? Come show off your knowledge of books, movies, music, animals, and more! Registration begins February 2 at 9:30 A.M. Teen Services Programs are open t...

Operation Gratitude Bracelets (Teens)

February 20, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Design paracord bracelets that will be sent to soldiers through Operation Gratitude! Paracord bracelets can be used by soldiers in the field to build shelters and aid in rescue missions. Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 h...

Teens And Adult Book Discussion (Teens)

February 21, 2019
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Books & Writing, Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Come and be part of our book discussion that combines teens and adults! We’ll be reading The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, the story of how sixteen-year-old Starr Carter’s life changes when she witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend...

Library Mini-Golf Assistance (Teens)

February 21, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
True North Teen Department
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: True North Teen Department
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Using cardboard, duct tape and our imaginations, on Tuesday night we’ll be designing a miniature golf course that will run through our Teen Services Department. Then on Thursday, we’ll be assisting younger children as they “play through” our course. ...

Dungeons And Dragons (Teens)

February 22, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to try a role-playing game? Join us for a round of Dungeons and Dragons! In this classic role-playing game, you create your character, choose how they interact with the story, and use dice to decide the outcomes of your actions. ...

Cat's Meow (Teens)

February 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
Make some cat toys for the furry friends of our community to be donated to a local animal shelter! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins February 9 at 9:30 A.M. Registration...

Cat's Meow (Teens)

February 26, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
Make some cat toys for the furry friends of our community to be donated to a local animal shelter! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins February 9 at 9:30 A.M. Registration...

Seed Spree (Teens)

February 27, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Help us sort peas, beans, flowers, and other seeds that will be available to our community’s gardeners as part of our seed library! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins Februa...

Seed Spree (Teens)

February 28, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Help us sort peas, beans, flowers, and other seeds that will be available to our community’s gardeners as part of our seed library! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins Februa...

Figure It Out! (Teens)

March 1, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Do you have a hidden talent or random fact about yourself that no one would ever guess? Try to stump the other players as they attempt to figure out your talent by asking yes or no questions. If no one can guess your talent by the end of the round, y...

Saturday Afternoon Movie

March 2, 2019
2:00pm - 4:15pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Family, Teen, Adult
Program Type: Film Screening

Baking To Donate: St. Patrick's Day Cake (Teens)

March 4, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Description:
Make a festive St. Patrick’s Day treat with the Baking Coach! Our cakes will be donated to a local soup kitchen. This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies. Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1.5 hours of ...

Craft Kits For Donation (Teens)

March 5, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Help us prepare some simple crafts and activities that will be donated to service agencies in our community! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins February 16 at 9:30 A.M. R...

Craft Kits For Donation (Teens)

March 6, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Help us prepare some simple crafts and activities that will be donated to service agencies in our community! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins February 16 at 9:30 A.M. R...

Cards For Hospitalized Kids (Teens)

March 7, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Brighten up someone’s day with a handmade card and a friendly message! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins February 20 at 9:30 A.M. Teen Services Programs are open to thos...

Super Smash Soiree (Teens)

March 8, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Check out Super Smash for the Nintendo Switch with Teen Services librarian Ms. Broderick! Between battles, enjoy Mario Kart on the Wii, Nintendo perler bead crafts, and delicious snacks. The snacks provided may not be suitable for those with food all...

Community Service Creation Stations (Teens)

March 9, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
True North Teen Department
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: True North Teen Department
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join the Teen Services Librarians to work on a variety of different service projects to donate to local organizations including no-sew fleece blankets, craft kits, and cat toys for the animal shelter. Everyone who participates will receive a certi...

Dungeons And Dragons (Teens)

March 9, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to try a role-playing game? Join us for a round of Dungeons and Dragons! In this classic role-playing game, you create your character, choose how they interact with the story, and use dice to decide the outcomes of your actions. ...

Seed Spree (Teens)

March 11, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Help us sort peas, beans, flowers, and other seeds that will be available to our community’s gardeners as part of our seed library! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins Februa...

Dog Biscuits To Donate (Teens)

March 12, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Join The Baking Coach to prepare dog biscuits that will be donated to a local animal shelter! You will be mixing and cutting out the treats, then taking the dog biscuits home to bake them. This program may not be suitable for those with food allergie...

Bookstormers: After-School Book Club for 7th & 8th Graders

March 13, 2019
2:45pm - 4:00pm
Longwood Junior High School
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Longwood Junior High School
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Come 'read up a storm!' with our newest book discussion! Join librarians from both the LPL and LJH as we discuss: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander Twins Jordan and Josh Bell are stars on the junior high basketball court, and inseparable off the...

Cat's Meow (Teens)

March 13, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Make some cat toys for the furry friends of our community to be donated to a local animal shelter! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins February 23 at 9:30 A.M. Teen Servic...

Placemats For Meal Services (Teens)

March 14, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Weave paper placemats that will be donated to meal services organizations to distribute with their meals! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins February 27 at 9:30 A.M. ...

DIY Cut Leather Journals (Teens)

March 15, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Join Teen Services Librarian Mrs. Allen to use our Cricut machine to design and cut a leather cover, then bind it with paper and string to make your very own journal! Registration begins February 27 at 9:30 A.M. Teen Services Programs are ...

Operation Gratitude Bracelets (Teens)

March 18, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Design paracord bracelets that will be sent to soldiers through Operation Gratitude! Paracord bracelets can be used by soldiers in the field to build shelters and aid in rescue missions. Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 h...

Decorating To Donate (Teens)

March 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Brighten up someone's day when you join us to make some Spring themed decorations to donate to our local nursing home. Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins March 1 at 9:3...

Gift Bags For Our Troops (Teens)

March 20, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Decorate a drawstring sack with appliques and fabric paint.  Then create handwritten cards and notes to stuff in the stocking (along with lots of goodies) and mail them to troops serving overseas. Everyone who participates will receive a cert...