Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Teen" group.

Ugly Sweater Party (Teens)

December 20, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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:
Transform an old sweater into a festive fashion statement! Awards will be given out to the most festive sweaters! Please bring an old sweater to decorate. The snacks provided may not be suitable for those with food allergies. Registration begins D...

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.

Craft Closet Clean-Up (Families with children)

December 23, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Craft Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Help us clean out our craft closet!  Drop-in anytime between 10:00-12:00 pm and make some crafts that we have left over from other fun programs. No Registration Required. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Thursdays

December 26, 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.

Big and Me "Penguins" (2 years-Pre K)

December 27, 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: 20
Event Description:
Join the Art Nanny and create a masterpiece with your little one. Each child will make a beautiful picture to take home and display!  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hey! Let’s Play!

December 27, 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 "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Big and Me "Penguins" (2 years-Pre K)

December 27, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join the Art Nanny and create a masterpiece with your little one. Each child will make a beautiful picture to take home and display!  ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Wii Will Rock You (grades K-2)

December 27, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Rock out with your library friends in a tournament of Rock Band for Wii.  Then dance the winter blues away with Just Dance for Wii.  We will also have the Wii Switch set-up for those who need a break.  Come get active with these classi...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "School Age" group.

Wii Will Rock You (grades 3-6)

December 27, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Rock out with your library friends in a tournament of Rock Band for Wii.  Then dance the winter blues away with Just Dance for Wii.  We will also have the Wii Switch set-up for those who need a break.  Come get active with these classi...

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.

Book Character Bingo (Families with children 4 years - grade 6)

December 27, 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: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Bring your family to the library for a fun night of bingo!  Can you guess the answers to the book character clues and fill up your bingo board?  Find out and win prizes along the way!      ...

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.

1, 2, 3 Sesame and Me (Families with children)

December 28, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
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:
This is a high energy 30 minute stage production featuring a total of 15 look alike puppets from Sesame Street.  Featured are Elmo, Cookie, Oscar, Grungetta, Big Bird, Snuffaluffagus, The Count, Bert, and Ernie. Children can sing-a-long to their...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Countdown to Noon (3 years-grade 2)

December 30, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Learn about different New Year’s traditions, make a noise maker, and then celebrate by counting down together! ...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Countdown to Noon (3 years-grade 2)

December 30, 2019
11:30am - 12:15pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Learn about different New Year’s traditions, make a noise maker, and then celebrate by counting down together! ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

New Year's Dip with Chef Rob (grades K-2)

December 30, 2019
2:30pm - 3:15pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Ring in the New Year with Chef Rob.  Children will play games and then make a delicious pizza dip that you can take home and share with your family.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "School Age" group.

New Year's Dip with Chef Rob (grades 3-6)

December 30, 2019
3:30pm - 4:15pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Ring in the New Year with Chef Rob.  Children will play games and then make a delicious pizza dip that you can take home and share with your family.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Thursdays

January 2, 2020
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 "Adult" group.

Hey! Let’s Play!

January 3, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kovarik Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Games
Event Description:
Chess? Checkers? Bridge? Canasta? Want to play? Bring along your friends or find others to share a game on Friday mornings. Bring your playing cards, your Mah Jongg sets, and your other favorites.No registration required.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Blood Pressure Screening

January 3, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Study Room 1
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Study Room 1
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Event Description:

A representative from St. Charles Hospital will offer free blood pressure screenings for adult patrons upstairs in a study room.

No registration required. ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

String Art Extravaganza (grades 3-6)

January 3, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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:
Want to try the string art trend?  Children will use colorful thumbtacks, string, and cork board to make their own design or they can use one of our templates! ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

ADB: Advanced Division Battle of the Books

January 3, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Teen Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Teen Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
ADB combines reading (3 books), eating (lots of delicious snacks) and elaborate costumes into a program that is fun, entertaining and challenging! Pick up the books in True North and read them in preparation for our practice dates, which begin in Jan...

Disclaimer(s)

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

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

Playtown (2 years-Pre K)

January 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:

Children will use their imaginations as they visit and play in Playtown’s supermarket, animal hospital, library, and other community centers. Children will develop essential social and emotional skills by participating in dramatic play with costumes and acting out behaviors of community helpers.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Jane's Craft Corner - Bullet Journal for the New Year

January 4, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Tackle the New Year in an organized way with your very own bullet journal.  We’ll provide a notebook and know-how to help you create your planner, task manager, sketchbook, journal, idea catcher, and much more! ...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Morning at the Movies (Families with children)

January 4, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Film Screening
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Saturday Afternoon Movie - The Art of Racing in the Rain

January 4, 2020
2:15pm - 4:15pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Family, Teen, Adult
Program Type: Film Screening
Event Description:
(Drama, PG, 109 mins.) Based on the bestselling novel by Garth Stein, this is a heartfelt tale narrated by a witty and philosophical dog named Enzo. Through his bond with his owner Denny, an aspiring Formula One race car driver, Enzo has gained tr...