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This event is in the "Adult" group.

ESOL for Beginners

November 18, 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: 7
Event Description:

The Longwood Public Library offers free English classes for the immigrant population living in the Longwood School District to help improve their English-language skills, achieve fluency, self-sufficiency, and become integrated into American society. This class is for students who are new arrivals, have little previous English training or a very limited vocabulary.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Placemats For Meal Services (Teens)

November 18, 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:
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 November 1 at 9:30 A.M. Teen ...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

1,2,3 Full Steam Ahead (30 months - Pre K)

November 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Music & Entertainment, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join 'A Time for Kids' for this 2-week interactive, educational program for children and their grown-ups that stimulates and engages thinking as they explore, play and build together. Enjoy singing, dancing, storytelling and make and bring home ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Titles and Treats

November 19, 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: 19
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 "School Age" group.

Beginner Guitar (grades 3-6)

November 19, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Learn basic guitar skills with Adam King from Reprise Music.  This 4-week class will be a great introduction to guitar and also be fun!  Children must bring their own guitar and be able to attend all 4 sessions.   ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Making Holiday Magic with Aromatherapy

November 19, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness, Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Learn how to use aromatherapy and essential oils to make the holiday season bright. To help you enjoy the holiday, make a solid holiday perfume and a holiday stress relief spray. Keep these items or give as gifts. This class is part demonstration and...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

ESOL Conversation

November 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: ESOL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join the conversation! Practice speaking and reading in a relaxed, welcoming environment while meeting new friends. Students should be fluent in English and be able to read and write. This is a free 10-week class and is open to all. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Making Holiday Magic with Aromatherapy

November 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness, Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Learn how to use aromatherapy and essential oils to make the holiday season bright. To help you enjoy the holiday, make a solid holiday perfume and a holiday stress relief spray. Keep these items or give as gifts. This class is part demonstration and...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Book Bistro (grades 3-6)

November 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Description:
If you like to cook or would like to learn how to cook, you'll love “Book Bistro”, Longwood's cooking club. Club members will meet once a month (Oct.-Jan.) to explore a book and create and enjoy a culinary delight based on the book. Limited spots are...

Disclaimer(s)

Registration is in-person only or over the phone if you already have an allergy form already on file. This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies and you must have a food allergy form on file prior to registration.

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

This event is in the "Teen" group.

The Hugs Project (Teens)

November 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
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:
Create a pocket-sized teddy bear to be donated to troops serving overseas, who will pass along your gift to children they meet during their daily routines or hospital visits. Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1.5 hours of co...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Ukulele and Guitar Workshop and Performance

November 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Ukulele and Guitar workshop and performance ...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Alphabet Fun (3 years-Pre K)

November 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Create your own alphabet book in this 3 week program. Enjoy stories and songs as you put together your book cover to cover. By the end of the 3rd week your child will have created their very own alphabet book!  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Flu Shot Clinic

November 20, 2019
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Study Room 1
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Study Room 1
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Event Description:
Free Flu Shot Clinic for ages 7 and older. Sponsored by Senator LaValle. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday! The Hustle

November 20, 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, 94 mins.) Josephine Chesterfield is a glamorous, seductive Brit who defrauds gullible wealthy men. Penny amasses wads of cash by ripping off her marks in neighborhood bars. Despite their different methods, both are masters of the a...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Whaler's Feast (grades K-2)

November 20, 2019
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
How did Long Island whalers celebrate Thanksgiving at sea?  Learn about some of the foods that whalers would enjoy for the holiday.  Make a thankful turkey and decorate a special cup to use at your Thanksgiving celebration!   ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Chocolate Cornucopias

November 20, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
Create a delicious chocolate cornucopia using a large waffle cone you will fill with sweet treats! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

General Defensive Driving

November 20, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Driving
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Description:
Completion of this course helps those who attend to become better, safer drivers and may include a reduction of violation points on your license and a discount on automobile insurance.You MUST attend both evenings to obtain your certificate. The...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Native American Celebration (grades 3-6)

November 20, 2019
6:15pm - 7:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Did you know that Native Americas used whale oil?  See and touch an authentic Native American whale oil lamp carved from stone, see tools that were used in their daily lives and learn about Native American children’s games.  Then children w...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Chocolate Cornucopia

November 20, 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: 24
Event Description:
Create a delicious chocolate cornucopia using a large waffle cone you will fill with sweet treats! ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Upcycled Bird Feeders (Teens)

November 20, 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: 12
Event Description:
Help the library create environmental goodie bags for the families who attend our Earth Day program in April! During these sessions, we’ll design and build colorful bird feeders using recycled plastic bottles, paints, and other materials. Eve...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

November 20, 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

November 21, 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.

1,2,3 Play with Me (infant-17 months)

November 21, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
This open-ended playtime facilitated by a children's librarian will provide a wonderful opportunity for you to bond with your child while making new friends with other caregivers and their little ones.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

SmileAwhile's Holiday Music Fest with Adam King

November 21, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 75
Event Description:
Join musician Adam King and get ready for the upcoming holidays! Listen, sing, and play along as you move and groove to your favorite holiday tunes! ...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Stretchy Storytime (3 years-Pre K)

November 21, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Health & Fitness, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Join us for a three-week session of a storytime for wiggle worms. We will listen and move to stories, sing songs, and explore some simple yoga poses. Be dressed for stretching!  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Daytime Book Discussion-There There

November 21, 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:
There There by Tommy Orange: Tommy Orange’s wondrous and shattering novel follows twelve characters from Native communities: all traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow, all connected to one another in ways they may not yet realize. Among them is Jacquie...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hand Quilting 101

November 21, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Do you have an interest in quilting but are not sure where to start? This hands-on class will explain the quilt making process from the beginning. You will learn quilting terms and techniques while working on a small table runner project. Materials l...