Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
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This event is in the "Adult" group.

Coloring Experience

December 16, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Take a break and join us for coloring and calming music. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Friends Board Meeting

December 16, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Kovarik Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Friends of the Library
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Gift Bags for Our Troops (Teens)

December 16, 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: 3
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 certificat...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Polar Express (Families with children 4 years-grade 3)

December 16, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Jump aboard the Polar Express!  Listen to this classic story and then create some crafts and dine in the dining car as we go from station to station!  ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Polar Express Storytime

December 16, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Storytime
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Construction Zone (18-35 months)

December 17, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Put on your hard hats and let’s build with all types of blocks!  Imaginative play will enhance your child’s gross motor skills along with socialization.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

SmileAwhile with Melting Snowman Cookies

December 17, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Create 2 melting snowmen out of marshmallows and sugar glaze and assorted candy decorations. Participants will go home with cookies in a box to enjoy at home! ...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Construction Zone (18-35 months)

December 17, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Put on your hard hats and let’s build with all types of blocks!  Imaginative play will enhance your child’s gross motor skills along with socialization.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Titles and Treats

December 17, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Come and hear about interesting yet-to-be-released books as well as our favorites and classics. You are encouraged to share some of your favorite titles with the group, or just sit back, relax, and enjoy some good book chats. Treats provided for your...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Chef Rob presents Chocolate Covered Cannoli

December 17, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 33
Event Description:
Chef Rob will show participants how to make their own cannoli filling from scratch and paint the unique shells with melted chocolate. Ready to-eat or take home for the family. Patrons need to bring a pastry bag or Ziploc bag, bowl, spoon, and whisk. ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Holiday Gift (grades K-2)

December 17, 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: 8
Event Description:
Children will make a special gift for the holiday season and a greeting card that they can personalize with collage materials. ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Seasonal Wreath Gift (grades 3-6)

December 17, 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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Description:
Tweens will use greenery, ribbon, snowflake ornaments and other seasonal materials to make an artificial wreath that they can give as a gift. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Cards for Hospitalized Kids (Teens)

December 17, 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: 7
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 November 30 at 9:30 A.M. Teen Services Programs are open to...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Chef Rob presents Chocolate Covered Cannoli

December 17, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 31
Event Description:
Participants will make their own cannoli filling from scratch and paint the unique shells with melted chocolate. Ready-to-eat or take home for the family. Patrons need to bring a pastry bag or Ziploc bag, bowl, spoon and whisk. ...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Baby Keepsake (infant-Pre Walker)

December 18, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Bring your babies and we will create a holiday cookie plate keepsake using their actual footprints. We will provide one white plate for you to print on, but please also bring your own item, such as a t-shirt or a tote bag. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Headline News

December 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
John Merenda discusses today’s hot topics in the news.   ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday! Yesterday

December 18, 2019
2:15pm - 4:15pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Film Screening
Event Description:
(Comedy, PG-13, 117 mins.) Jack Malik is a struggling singer-songwriter in a tiny English seaside town whose dreams of fame are rapidly fading, despite the fierce devotion and support of his childhood best friend, Ellie. Then, after a freak bus ac...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

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

December 18, 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: 17
Event Description:
Come 'read up a storm!' with our newest book discussion! Join librarians from both the LPL and LJH as we discuss: Bob by Wendy Mass & Rebecca Stead When Livy returns to Australia after five years to visit her grandmother, she is shocked to ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "School Age" group.

Kids Cardio Combo (grades 3-6)

December 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Description:
Join Kristina from Kindred Fitness for a combo class of two fun fitness styles.  Kids will learn Pound, a new fitness style that combines cardio and drumming, for half of the class and then will participate in Zumba Kids for the other half. &nbs...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

December 18, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Kovarik Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Library Board Meetings
Event Description:
Monthly meeting of the Longwood Public Library Board of Trustees. Each meeting is open to the public. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Thursdays

December 19, 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...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Merry Everything (2 years-Pre K)

December 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Children will create some seasonal crafts that celebrate many different holidays! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Daytime Book Discussion

December 19, 2019
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Join us as we review our favorite, or not so favorite, books from the past year. Please bring suggestions for 2020! Refreshments will be served. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Gift Bags for Our Troops (Teens)

December 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: 7
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 certificat...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hand Quilting Beginners Plus

December 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
This class is for those who have mastered the basics. We will continue to build upon your skills and explore the process of the actual hand quilting designs. You can either bring a quilt top that is ready for quilting or a pattern with open blocks wi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hey! Let’s Play!

December 20, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Clemens Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Games
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Kindness Kids "Make n' Share Holiday Cards" (grades 3-6)

December 20, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Children will use a special copper tape and LED lights to make their very own light-up holiday greeting card and then they will make holiday cards and candy cane creatures to share with local charities.  Earn one hour of community service, while...