Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Music & Entertainment, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Event Description:
Mad Science presents this spectacular show that thrills audiences with impressive science experiments. The event includes foggy dry ice storms and demonstrates how giant beach balls can float in the air. Families will be amazed by sizzling, shivering...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Community Service Stations (Teens)

January 20, 2020
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: 25
Event Description:
Join the Teen Services Librarians on your day off from school for an afternoon of community service projects. We will be working on a variety of activities including weaving paper placemats for meal services organizations and making cat toys to be do...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
For this day of service you are invited to come in and help create “no-sew fleece blankets” to be donated to our neighbors in need. Please bring fabric scissors if you have them. “Everybody can be great … because anybody can serve. You don’t have ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

60 Minute Fitness Boot Camp for the New Year

January 20, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join certified personal trainer Kris Bly for a 60 minute boot camp fitness class that will burn fat, sculpt muscle and build a stronger you. Dress for a work-out and bring a water bottle. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

iPhone/iPad Basics

January 21, 2020
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, change the settings, download apps, and much more! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Chair Yoga

January 21, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Clemens Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Titles and Treats

January 21, 2020
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: 20
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 you...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

ESOL CONVERSATION

January 21, 2020
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 "Teen" group.

DIY Dog Toys (Teens)

January 21, 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: 12
Event Description:
Design rope toys that will be donated to our local animal shelter! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for one hour of community service. Registration is limited to one session (January 21 OR January 30) per person. ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Book Bistro (grades 3-6)

January 21, 2020
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: 2
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 "Adult" group.

Starting and Growing A Successful Business presented by SCORE

January 21, 2020
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: 38
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...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

The Art of Weaving

January 22, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Let’s slow down, relax and weave! Studies show that repetitive actions calm, de-stress, and ease anxiety. Work a weaving with yarns of different thicknesses and colors; then decide what you would like it to be: a mug rug, stick hanging, bookmark, or ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday! Pavarotti

January 22, 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, PG-13, 115 mins.) Academy Award winner Ron Howard puts audiences front row center for an exploration of The Voice. The Man. The Legend. Luciano Pavarotti gave his life to the music and a voice to the world. This cinematic event featu...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Tots Night Out "Snowman Fun" (18 months-Pre K)

January 22, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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:
Come have some fun before bedtime with A Time for Kids! There will be songs to sing to, time to move and dance, and a craft to do together!  ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Beginner Sign Language (Teens)

January 22, 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.

Beginner Mah Jongg

January 23, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join instructor Jacqui Palatnik to learn to improve your Mah Jongg skills. This program will teach you to bring your game to the next level.  You will learn important techniques and strategies that will make you become a more advanced player. Sh...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Thursdays

January 23, 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 23, 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 "Adult" group.

Mindfulness

January 23, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Event Description:
This class will discuss the benefits of being mindful and teach techniques to help the body and mind relax and reduce stress. Through mindfulness you can focus on being aware of your surroundings, feelings and senses. Taking the time to slow dow...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Cereal Taste Test Challenge (grades K-2)

January 23, 2020
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Children will taste all different types of cereals and then guess to see if they know which flavor they have tasted!   ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "School Age" group.

Oreo Taste Test Challenge (grades 3-6)

January 23, 2020
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
From cupcake to mint, Oreos have evolved to include so many interesting flavors!  Kids will taste several flavors of Oreo and then see if they can guess which flavor it was.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Cards for Hospitalized Kids (Teens)

January 23, 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:
Brighten up someone’s day with a handmade card and a friendly message! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hey! Let’s Play!

January 24, 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. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

SmileAwhile with Turtle Dance Music

January 24, 2020
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:
Rock in the New Year with Turtle Dance Music! A multimedia presentation of music,entertainment, singing and lots of fun for all! ...