Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Coding with Scratch (grades 1-3)

January 4, 2019
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Computer Lab
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Computers & Technology, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Children will learn important coding concepts such as algorithms, sequencing, and events while having fun in an exciting hands on workshop where they will learn how to code using Scratch.  ...

Jeopardy! (Teens)

January 4, 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:
This is Jeopardy! Put your knowledge to the test in categories such as superheroes, food, and Disney Movies. Registration begins December 15 at 9:30 A.M. Teen Services Programs are open to those teens who are in grades 7-12 only.   ...

Coding with Scratch (grades 4-6)

January 4, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Computer Lab
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Computers & Technology, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Children will learn important coding concepts such as algorithms, sequencing, and events while having fun in an exciting hands on workshop where they will learn how to code using Scratch.  ...

ESOL Beginner, Part 2

January 5, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: ESOL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
This course is for students who have taken the Beginner class, feel comfortable speaking English and want to take the second half of the course.  The same book will be used from the Beginner class.   ...

Morning at the Movies

January 5, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Film Screening
Event Description:
Come and see a new release on our big screen with your family! See our calendar for movie details!  ...

Saturday Afternoon Movie

January 5, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Family, Teen, Adult
Program Type: Film Screening

Playtown (3 years-Pre K)

January 7, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
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.

Playtown (3 years-Pre K)

January 7, 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: 20
Event Description:
Put on your hard hats and let’s build with all types of blocks!  Imaginative play to enhance your child’s gross motor skills along with socialization.   ...

Baking To Donate: Snow Globe Cookies (Teens)

January 7, 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: 24
Event Description:
Come create these cool cookies using fondant and sugar glaze icing with the Baking Coach! These tasty winter treats will be donated to the residents at our local Veteran’s home. This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies. Every...

SmileAwhile at the Movies "My Pet Dinosaur"

January 8, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Film Screening
Event Description:
After an experiment gone wrong, a young boy named Jake makes a new friend. When his new lovable pet begins growing larger and larger, it becomes hard for Jake to keep the mischievous creature a secret. While continuing to grow the animal starts some ...

Starting and Growing A Successful Business presented by SCORE

January 8, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Business & Career
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Description:
Thinking about starting a new business or already have? This course is for you! Learn all of the basics of setting up a business from the experts at SCORE. Receive top-notch marketing advice and learn about legal entity structures, paying taxes, keep...

Painted Claypot Snowman (grades 3-6)

January 8, 2019
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:
Create an adorable snowman decoration with a claypot, paints and other assorted craft materials. ...

Nighttime Book Discussion

January 8, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20

Craft Kits For Donation (Teens)

January 8, 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:
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 December 20 at 9:30 A.M. R...

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday!

January 9, 2019
2:15pm - 4:45pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Film Screening

Winter Battle Of The Books (Grades 5 & 6)

January 9, 2019
2:45pm - 4:15pm
Longwood Middle School
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Longwood Middle School
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Books & Writing
Event Description:
If you are in grades 5 or 6 and love to read, come and join our sixth annual after school Battle of the Books Club!  Everyone is invited to join and read these three books: Restart by Gordon Korman, Mr. Lemoncello’s Great Library Race by Chris G...

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

January 9, 2019
2:45pm - 4:00pm
Off-Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Off-Site
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Come 'read up a storm!' with our newest book discussion! Join librarians from both the LPL and LJH as we discuss: The Pants Project by Cat Clarke Liv knows he was always meant to be a boy, but with his new school's terrible dress code, he can't...

Gather Round the Table this Winter with Chef Rob

January 9, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Description:
Join Chef Rob as he cooks up amazing chicken paprikas served over buttered parsley noodles along with amaretto cocoa dip served with cookies for dipping. Mouth watering fun! One session per Longwood Cardholder. ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

January 9, 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
Seats Remaining: 3
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-minute reading session.  ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

January 9, 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
Seats Remaining: 3
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-minute reading session.  ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

January 9, 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
Seats Remaining: 3
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-minute reading session.  ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

January 9, 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
Seats Remaining: 3
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-minute reading session.  ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

January 9, 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
Seats Remaining: 3
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-minute reading session.  ...

Paws for Reading (Readers - grade 6)

January 9, 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
Seats Remaining: 3
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-minute reading session.  ...

Gather Round the Table this Winter with Chef Rob

January 9, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Description:
Join Chef Rob as he cooks up amazing chicken paprikash served over buttered parsley noodles along with amaretto cocoa dip served with cookies for dipping. Mouth watering fun! One session per Longwood Cardholder. ...

Craft Kits For Donation (Teens)

January 9, 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:
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 December 20 at 9:30 A.M. R...

Tech Thursdays

January 10, 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...