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This event is in the "Teen" group.

Cat's Meow (Teens)

February 25, 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:
Make some cat toys for the furry friends of our community to be donated to a local animal shelter! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

The Power of Meditation

February 25, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43
Event Description:
Take control of your life! Meditation is a simple way to deal with the daily stress we all encounter. By incorporating a simple technique into your busy schedule, you can make it work for you. It will connect you with the source of peace and joy alre...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

AARP Tax Prep

February 26, 2020
9:30am - 3:00pm
Computer Lab
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Tax Assistance
Event Description:
In-person or phone registration (631) 924-6400 x250 begins Wednesday, January 8 for Longwood Cardholders Only. (You must have a library card in good standing in order to register.) ***Out of District residents may begin registering on January 2...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Watch-a-Movie Wednesday! Maiden

February 26, 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, 97 mins.) The true story of skipper Tracy Edwards and the first all-female crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World race. Starring Tracy Edwards. ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Romare Bearden and the art of collage (grades K-2)

February 26, 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 African American History Month, children will listen to a story and learn about the life and art of Romare Bearden.  They will see examples of his collage style and then they will make their own collage art masterpiece.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

General Defensive Driving

February 26, 2020
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 become better, safer drivers and may include a reduction of violation points on your license and a discount on automobile insurance. $35 in cash or major credit card required at first class. Seniors (a...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Romare Bearden and the art of collage (grades 3-6)

February 26, 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 African American History Month, children will listen to a story and learn about the life and art of Romare Bearden.  They will see examples of his collage style and then they will make their own collage art masterpiece.  ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Operation Gratitude Bracelets (Teens)

February 26, 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 paracord bracelets that will be sent to soldiers through Operation Gratitude! Paracord bracelets can be used by soldiers in the field to build shelters and aid in rescue missions. Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 h...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Intermediate Mah Jongg

February 27, 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: 1
Event Description:
Join instructor Jacqui Palatnik as she helps you 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 pl...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Thursdays

February 27, 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 "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Tinker Tots (30 months-Pre K)

February 27, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join your library friends for fun with manipulatives, puzzles, blocks and other things to tinker with.  This program is a great way for your child to practice their fine motor skills through pinching, cutting, tracing, sorting and other activiti...
This event is in the "Infant/Toddler/Preschool" group.

Tinker Tots (30 months-Pre K)

February 27, 2020
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Playtime, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join your library friends for fun with manipulatives, puzzles, blocks and other things to tinker with.  This program is a great way for your child to practice their fine motor skills through pinching, cutting, tracing, sorting and other activiti...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Mindfulness

February 27, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
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 "Adult" group.

General Defensive Driving

February 27, 2020
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 become better, safer drivers and may include a reduction of violation points on your license and a discount on automobile insurance. $35 in cash or major credit card required at first class. Seniors (a...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Silly Science Surprise "Snow Bunnies" (grades K-3)

February 27, 2020
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Nature & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Hop to the library and learn about bunnies and their animal adaptations.  Science activities will also include other facts about animal adaptations such as camouflage, locomotion and diet.  There will be some adorable bunnies to help demons...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

DIY Dog Toys (Teens)

February 27, 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 1 hour of community service. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hey! Let’s Play!

February 28, 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 "Teen" group.

ADB: Advanced Division Battle of the Books

February 28, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Off-Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Off-Site
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 "School Age" group.

Leap Day @ Your Library (Families with children in grades K-6)

February 29, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Clemens Room
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:
Leap Day only happens once every 4 years, so don’t miss out on this program!  Decorate and embellish a time capsule box that you can use to keep photos or special items from a family member and open it in the future or the next Leap Day! Our Loc...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

ESOL BEGINNER

March 2, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Community Room
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: ESOL
Event Description:
This class is for students who are new arrivals, have little previous English training or a very limited vocabulary. Registration is on a first-come, first served basis.  Book costs $10.00. La Biblioteca Pública de Longwood ofrece clases grat...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Seed Spree (Teens)

March 2, 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 sort peas, beans, flowers, and other seeds that will be available to our community’s gardeners as part of our seed library! Everyone who participates will receive a certificate for 1 hour of community service. ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Healthy Libraries

March 3, 2020
9:30am - 1:00pm
Kovarik Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Family, Teen, Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
This event is in the "Adult" group.

AARP Tax Prep

March 3, 2020
9:30am - 3:00pm
Computer Lab
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Tax Assistance
Event Description:
In-person or phone registration (631) 924-6400 x250 begins Wednesday, January 8 for Longwood Cardholders Only. (You must have a library card in good standing in order to register.) ***Out of District residents may begin registering on January 2...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

HICAP

March 3, 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

March 3, 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 "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Top Dog: The Story of Marine Hero Lucca by Maria Goodavage Here is the incredible, true story of K-9 Marine hero Lucca, and the handlers who fought alongside her through two bloody wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.  Top Dog is a portrait of mod...