Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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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: 12
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...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Babies Boogie (infant-23 months)

January 6, 2020
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Music & Entertainment, Playtime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:

Boogie with your little one, sing along and have some fun! Nicole Sparling will be visiting for this wonderful movement class featuring instruments and music from around the world.

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

Toddlers Tango (2-4 years)

January 6, 2020
11:00am - 11:45am
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Music & Entertainment, Playtime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:

Boogie with your little one, sing along and have some fun! Nicole Sparling will be visiting for this wonderful movement class featuring instruments and music from around the world.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

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

January 6, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
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: 14
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 "School Age" group.

Wings of Peace (grades K-2)

January 6, 2020
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: 20
Event Description:
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day, children will learn about his message of peace and equality and then create a “Wings of Peace” painting of a dove, a symbol of peace, using their fingerprints, Q-tips and also by collaborating with other ch...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Wings of Peace (grades 3-6)

January 6, 2020
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
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day, children will learn about his message of peace and equality and then create a “Wings of Peace” painting of a dove, a symbol of peace, using their fingerprints, Q-tips and also by collaborating with other ch...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Craft Kits for Donation (Teens)

January 6, 2020
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 December 19 at 9:30 A.M. R...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

HICAP

January 7, 2020
10:00am - 2:30pm
Study Room 1
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Study Room 1
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Event Description:
This free, confidential counseling service is available to assist you with your entitlement benefits. Call (631) 924-6400 Ext. 250 for an appointment ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Medicaid Enrollment Assistance for the Aged, Blind and Disabled

January 7, 2020
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Study Room 2
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Study Room 2
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Event Description:

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council’s facilitated enrollers will assist the aged, blind, and disabled populations to enroll in the following programs: Medicaid, Medicaid Buy-In for Working People with Disabilities (MBI-WPD), Medicaid Spend-Down, Medicare Savings (MSP), and Medicaid for Institutional Care in a Nursing Home. For more information, please call the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council at (631) 435-3000.

First come, first served, no appointment necessary. ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Join Lisa Navarra who is a behavior consultant with an M.S. in Special Education as she talks about the power of perception.  Participants will learn to identify, model, and teach the cognitive skills of managing one’s own perception. When used ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Baking to Donate: Polar Bear Cupcakes (Teens)

January 7, 2020
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:
Join the Baking Coach to decorate wintry polar bear cupcakes! Our cupcakes 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&nbs...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Nighttime Book Discussion - New Year, New Books, New Ideas

January 7, 2020
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: 19
Event Description:
The holidays are over and the New Year is here. Come ready to suggest and discuss your favorite (and not so favorite) books and some themes for the coming year. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday! Armstrong

January 8, 2020
2:15pm - 4:15pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Film Screening
Event Description:
(Documentary, NR, 100 mins.) Dramatic, moving, and insightful, this documentary tells the definitive life story of Neil Armstrong: from his childhood in rural Ohio through aerial combat in Korea to his first steps on the moon, and the unwanted cel...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

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

January 8, 2020
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: Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling Although thirteen-year-old Aven was born without arms due to a rare ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "School Age" group.

Kiddie Cafe "Snowman on a Stick" (grades K-2)

January 8, 2020
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Cooking, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:

Children will prepare and eat a delicious snack based on a classic tale that children will listen to first. Registration is in-person or over the phone, if you have an allergy form already on file and you must have a food allergy form on file prior to registration. This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies, but we will make every effort to accommodate food allergies of those that are registered.

Children will listen to a snowman story and then make (and eat!) a “Snowman on a Stick” using powdered donuts and chocolate chips.  Children will also enjoy customizing their own cup of hot chocolate at our hot chocolate bar. Registratio...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Beginner Sign Language (Teens)

January 8, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to learn Sign Language? Now’s your chance! Join Jennie Sardone to learn the basics in this class perfect for beginners. You must be able to attend all four sessions to participate. Program Dates: Wednesdays, January 8, 15, 22...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Thursdays

January 9, 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 "School Age" group.

Winter Battle of the Books (Grades 5 & 6)

January 9, 2020
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: The Magic Misfits by Neil Patrick Harris, Samanth Spinner and ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "School Age" group.

Science Fair Help Day (grades K-4 with parent)

January 9, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Is your child doing a science fair project this year? This class taught by a Mary Riotta, a former science teacher, will explain the scientific method and show how you can help your child through the experiment, produce a result and conclusion, and p...