Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

ESOL Conversation

October 1, 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: 19
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. ...

Nighttime Book discussion--Dear Mrs. Bird

October 1, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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:
Dear Mrs.Bird by A.J. Pearce An adventurous young woman takes a typist job to assist the war effort and lands in the employ of a renowned advice columnist, then secretly replies to heart-wrenching letters rejected as unsuitable. ...

Mah Jongg Tips and Tricks

October 2, 2019
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 for a workshop to learn techniques and strategies of the game of Mah Jongg. This class will help to improve your skills.  Players must have prior knowledge of the game. ...

Construction Zone (18-35 months)

October 2, 2019
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:
Put on your hard hats and let’s build with all types of blocks!  Imaginative play helps to enhance your child’s gross motor skills along with socialization. ...

Construction Zone (18-35 months)

October 2, 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 helps to enhance your child’s gross motor skills along with socialization. ...

Computer Kindergarten for Grownups

October 2, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
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:
Prerequisites: None. This is a slow-paced, user-friendly class for first-time computer users. Using Windows computers, this unique class covers the basics in a way that even the most inexperienced user will understand.  We will cover turning ...

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday!

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

Kiddie Cafe "Deck Out a Donut" (grades K-2)

October 2, 2019
4:45pm - 5:30pm
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 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.

Disclaimer(s)

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

SAT Preparation Class (Teens)

October 2, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Test Preparation
Event Description:
Uncover the secrets of the SAT! Teacher Gregg Zehentner will teach you tips and tricks, and get you ready to take the test. All teaching materials will be provided. Bring a notebook, pen and calculator to class with you.  The cost of this cla...
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Decorate and embellish a memory box that you can use to keep photos or special items from a family member. Or, you can make it into a time capsule filled with special items and open it in the future! Our Local History librarian will join us to give t...

Earth Day Totes (Teens)

October 2, 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 decorate tote bags that families can use instead of plastic bags! Everyone who participates will receive a c...

Tech Thursdays

October 3, 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...

SAT Preparation Class (Teens)

October 3, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Test Preparation
Event Description:
Uncover the secrets of the SAT! Teacher Gregg Zehentner will teach you tips and tricks, and get you ready to take the test. All teaching materials will be provided. Bring a notebook, pen and calculator to class with you.  The cost of this cla...

Family Yoga (Families with children 3 years-grade 3)

October 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Enjoy an evening of yoga with your family with yoga instructor Mary. Please be sure that everyone in your family is dressed and ready for movement.  Yoga mats will be provided or you are welcome to bring your own. ...

Mac Basics

October 3, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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:
Are you new to Macs? Are you thinking of getting one? This class will introduce you to Apple’s unique operating system. You may bring your own device! ...

Earth Day Totes (Teens)

October 3, 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 decorate tote bags that families can use instead of plastic bags! Everyone who participates will receive a c...

Toddler Tales (2-3 years)

October 4, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Start your child’s day with a story and a smile! Come and listen to some favorite childhood tales as well as new ones, along with songs and movement activities.   Be part of our story times where early literacy and fun come together!  Each...

Hey! Let’s Play!

October 4, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kovarik Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Games

Blood Pressure Screening

October 4, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Study Room 1
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Study Room 1
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Event Description:

A representative from St. Charles Hospital will offer free blood pressure screenings for adult patrons upstairs in a study room.

No registration required ...

Jane's Craft Corner - Spooky Cat Wreath

October 4, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Clemens Room
Payment
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Spooky Cat Wreath Create and decorate our spooky cat from grapevine wreaths and other materials.  All supplies included, please bring a hot glue gun and glue sticks. ...

Little Listeners (3 years-Pre K)

October 4, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Come and listen to some favorite childhood tales as well as new ones, along with songs and movement activities.  Be part of our story times where early literacy and fun come together!  Each week we will share stories, songs, action rhymes a...

Yoga for Beginners (and not so beginners!)

October 4, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
This beginner yoga class will have you flowing easily from one pose to another. Gentle stretching ending with a meditation. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat and water bottle to class. ...

Hook and Ladder (3 years-Pre K)

October 4, 2019
4:30pm - 5:15pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Children will learn all about fire safety by participating in a firefighter obstacle course, listening to a presentation, and learning teamwork while going head to head in their bucket brigade relay race. ...

Hook and Ladder (grades K-2)

October 4, 2019
5:30pm - 6:15pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Children will learn all about fire safety by participating in a firefighter obstacle course, listening to a presentation, and learning teamwork while going head to head in their bucket brigade relay race. ...