Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Babies n' Books (infant - 17 months)

January 16, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
This is an early literacy experience for parents and their babies that includes an introduction to reading the best of board books, simple songs and nursery rhymes.  ...

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday!

January 16, 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 16, 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...

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

January 16, 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. ...

Beginner Sign Language (Teens)

January 16, 2019
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 16, 23, 3...

Tech Thursdays

January 17, 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...

Parent Toddler Workshop (walkers-35 months)

January 17, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:

Parents and children will have a chance to spend time together filled with crafts, toys, songs, and games. This weekly program also includes a resource person who will discuss issues such as toilet learning, nutrition, child safety, and other parenting questions you may have.

Preschool Playtime (3 years-Pre K)

January 17, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Join us for this weekly program filled with friends and fun where your child will have an hour of play and learn time.  Each session will start with an extended circle time with stories and songs followed by a related craft and free play. ...

Daytime Book Discussion

January 17, 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

Streaming 101: Cable TV Alternatives

January 17, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Description:
Roku, Amazon Firestick, Chromecast, Apple TV: there are more options than ever for watching television! In this lecture, we'll guide you through different streaming programs and services so you can make the best choice. ...

Placemats For Meal Services (Teens)

January 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: 16
Event Description:
Weave paper placemats that will be donated to meal services organizations to distribute with their meals! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. Registration begins January 2 at 9:30 A.M. T...

Kindness Kids "T-shirt Totes" (grades 3-6)

January 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, Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Earn one hour of community service, while bringing joy to others and having fun!  This month we will making totes from unwanted t-shirts then we will have them available for patrons who might need a reusable bag!  ...

Hey! Let’s Play!

January 18, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Clemens Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Games

Tots n' Books (18-35 months)

January 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:

Children are invited to take part in an early literacy program consisting of songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and hands-on book experience during this wonderful program.

Headline News

January 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: 20
Event Description:
John Merenda discusses today’s hot topics in the news.   ...

Title Swap at the "Snowed Inn"

January 18, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Come and sit by the “fireplace” while we book talk about our favorite (and even not so favorite!) titles. You are welcome to simply sit and listen to what others are reading as well. There will be a hot chocolate bar and goodies to enjoy while we sha...

ESOL BEGINNER

January 18, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: ESOL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20

Perler Palooza (Teens)

January 18, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join us for a Perler Bead Bonanza! Use templates to make designs or freehand it, then turn your designs into keychains, coasters, magnets, desk art, and more! Registration begins January 2 at 9:30 A.M. Teen Services Programs are open to th...

Brush Bots (grades 3-6)

January 18, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Turn ordinary toothbrushes into tiny robots that scoot around!  We will be working with mini motors and basic electronics to power our bots. ...

ESOL Beginner, Part 2

January 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: ESOL
Event Description:
This course if 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.   ...

Make it @ Your Library (grades K-2)

January 19, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join us for this open-ended program, where you can try out all of the library's Make It kits!  Our kits include all the materials you'll need to complete cool STEAM activities like circuit building, Magnaflex, Ozobots, and more!  ...

Mad Science presents "Up, Up and Away" (Families)

January 21, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Event Description:
You think homework is pressure?  Just wait until you learn how the weight of the earth's pressure pushes down on you with the force of two elephants!  Explore how Bernoulli's principle creates enough lift to make a jumbo jet fly or how air ...

Martin Luther King Day Of Service (Teens)

January 21, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
True North Teen Department
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: True North Teen Department
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join the Teen Services Librarians on your day off from school for a day of community service! We’ll be working on a variety of different service projects to donate to local organizations, including cat toys for the animal shelter, gift bags for our t...

Start the New Year with a New Attitude

January 21, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness, Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Description:
How we live — and, most importantly, enjoy — our life depends upon how we view the events we experience and the relationships we develop. Some people cower under an umbrella of pessimism while others choose to dance openly in the sunshine of optimism...

ESOL BEGINNER

January 21, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: ESOL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20

iPhone/iPad Basics

January 22, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Computer Lab
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
This two-part class will help you get started and learn all about your iPad/iPhone. Bring your own device and learn how to navigate your device, change the settings, download apps and much more! ...