Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Miss Tiffany's Tappin' Toes (3 years - Pre K)

August 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Does your child love to dance around and perform? Come join Miss Tiffany for a dance story and then learn some basic dance moves. At the end of three fabulously fun weeks, your little dancers will put on a show for parents and guests.   Pl...

Garden Club (Teens)

August 19, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Off-Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Off-Site
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
The Longwood Public Library is joining the Longwood Victory Garden at Bartlett Pond Park, and we need your help to get our garden bed started! We will be growing vegetables that we will donate to our local soup kitchen, and we are looking for teens w...

Dungeons And Dragons (Teens)

August 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 95
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. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Drop-in and Build It! (Families with children)

August 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Craft Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Playtime, STEM
Event Description:
Children are invited to let their imaginations run wild with giant waffle blocks and other building materials like Magnatiles and Playstix!  No Registration Necessary ...

Make It Morning (Teens)

August 20, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
True North Teen Department
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: True North Teen Department
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Drop by for some creative crafting! Stop by True North anytime between 11 am and 1 pm to make a video with our Stikbots, decorate a picture frame, create with Perler beads, fold origami, design a tote bag, and more. Make it a day at the library by br...

Switch 'N' Smash (Teens)

August 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Join Teen Services Librarian Ms. Broderick for an afternoon of video games! Play Super Smash on our Switch and race against friends in Mario Kart on our Wii! Registration begins August 6 at 9:30 A.M. To complete registration for this program, p...

DIY Dog Toys (Teens)

August 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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 87
Event Description:
Design rope toys that will be donated to our local animal shelter! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins August 6 at 9:30 A.M. To complete registration for this program, ple...
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Come meet local authors and get their autographs!  We’ll provide an autograph book that you can take with you to each author’s special table.  There will be some crafts related to their books, plus a chance to hear the author’s read their b...

Keep Calm and Relax On (completed grades 4-6)

August 21, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Are you nervous about the first day of school?  Does it make you have butterflies in your stomach?  Join us as we make a calming essential oil spray with lavender, listen to a relaxing meditation and color our nerves away! Summer program...

Whooo's Up at Night (3 years-Pre K)

August 21, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Children will delight in hearing about all of the animals who are up at night while they are sleeping through stories and activities led by Miss Stacey and Miss Rosemary! ...

Picture Frame Planner (Teens)

August 21, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 93
Event Description:
Get organized and crafty! Use an 8-opening photo frame collage to create a dry-erase weekly planner and to-do list to hang on your wall. Registration begins August 6 at 9:30 A.M. To complete registration for this program, please select you...

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday! Arctic

August 21, 2019
2:15pm - 4:15pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Film Screening
Event Description:
(Adventure, PG-13, 98 mins.) Overgärd is a resourceful yet increasingly desperate man stranded in a remote, snow-covered wilderness. After a plane crash in an icy wasteland, Overgärd must live by his wits as he waits for help to arrive. But when a...

Garden Club (completed grades 2-6)

August 21, 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: 8
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 ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

August 21, 2019
4:30pm - 4:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Research now suggests that dogs can actually help children learn to read. Come meet with a certified therapy dog and their owner for a 15 minutes reading session.   ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

August 21, 2019
4:45pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Research now suggests that dogs can actually help children learn to read. Come meet with a certified therapy dog and their owner for a 15 minutes reading session.   ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

August 21, 2019
5:00pm - 5:15pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Research now suggests that dogs can actually help children learn to read. Come meet with a certified therapy dog and their owner for a 15 minutes reading session.   ...

Crochet for Beginners

August 21, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Please bring the following materials with you to create a table runner: 8 oz. total of Sugar and Cream Brand 100% Cotton Yarn including: 4 oz. Main Color 2 oz. each of 2 coordinating colors Size "I" crochet hook, pencil scissors and a yar...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

August 21, 2019
5:15pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Research now suggests that dogs can actually help children learn to read. Come meet with a certified therapy dog and their owner for a 15 minutes reading session.   ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

August 21, 2019
5:30pm - 5:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Research now suggests that dogs can actually help children learn to read. Come meet with a certified therapy dog and their owner for a 15 minutes reading session.   ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

August 21, 2019
5:45pm - 6:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Research now suggests that dogs can actually help children learn to read. Come meet with a certified therapy dog and their owner for a 15 minutes reading session.   ...

Craft Kits For Donation (Teens)

August 21, 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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 99
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 August 7 at 9:30 A.M. Regi...

Crochet for Advanced Beginners

August 21, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Please bring the following materials with you to create a Jacob's Ladder Stitch Blanket: 35 oz. total weight of various colors of your choice of worsted weight yarn Size "I" crochet hook Pencil, scissors and a yarn needle ...

Tech Thursdays

August 22, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Computer Lab
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Event Description:
Did you attend one of our classes or one-on-one appointments, but you still need to practice the skills you learned? Need help searching the Internet, applying for a job or using Microsoft Word? Come to the computer lab, where we will have an instruc...