Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Garden Club (completed grades 2-6)

July 24, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Off-Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Off-Site
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Nature & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
The Children’s Department is joining the Teen Department and the Longwood Victory Garden at Bartlett Pond Park in getting our own garden bed started! We will be growing vegetables that we will donate to our local soup kitchen, and we are looking for ...

Crochet for Beginners

July 24, 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:
Beginner Crochet with Jean Lamberti ...

General Defensive Driving

July 24, 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 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...

From Page to Stage (completed grades 1-4)

July 24, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join a theater educator and performer from Think Big Theater Arts for this 4-week class designed to teach children theater games, techniques and exercises in a fun and stress-free environment.  The last week in this series will be an “In-formanc...

Instant Pot Easy Meals Demonstration

July 24, 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: 25
Event Description:
Are you looking to make food in a flash?  Pressure cooking enthusiast and expert, Aidan Bouchelle of Pressure Cooker Passion, is here creating three delicious dinners for you to taste, in just 20 minutes each using the Instant Pot!  Your ta...

Crochet for Advanced Beginners

July 24, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
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:
Advanced Beginner Crochet with Jean Lamberti ...

Tech Thursdays

July 25, 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...

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia

July 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Kovarik Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Alzheimer's is not normal aging.  It's a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking, and behavior.  Join us to learn the impact of Alzheimer's, the difference between Alzheimer's and Dementia, Alzheimer's disease stages...

Sciencetellers (Families with children 4 years-grade 6)

July 25, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Event Description:
During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star.  Don’t miss this action-packed and educational alien adventure using science experiments for special effects.  ...

Make It Morning (Teens)

July 25, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
True North Teen Department
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: True North Teen Department
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Drop by for some creative crafting! Stop by True North anytime between 11 am and 1 pm to make a video with our Stikbots, decorate a picture frame, create with Perler beads, fold origami, design a tote bag, and more. Make it a day at the library by br...

Introduction To Acting (Teens)

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Calling all aspiring actors! Learn the fundamentals of acting with writer and director Patrick! In this four session workshop, you’ll receive three classes of interactive instruction, culminating in an acting showcase for your friends and family! ...

Star in a Jar (completed grades 1-4)

July 25, 2019
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Come listen to the story Stars in a Jar by Sam Hay and then decorate your very own jar to illuminate during the night. ...

General Defensive Driving

July 25, 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 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...

Upcycled Feed Bag Tote "How-to"

July 25, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Creative designer Destiny Schaeffer will be here to demonstrate how to upcycle feed bags into adorable, useful and very strong tote bags. These all purpose totes are easy to make with a sewing machine and will even help to keep plastic out of our lan...

Star in a Jar (completed grades 1-4)

July 25, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Come listen to the story Stars in a Jar by Sam Hay and then decorate your very own jar to illuminate during the night. ...

Infant Massage Basics 2 (infant - Pre walkers)

July 26, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool
Program Type: Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Join certified infant massage instructor Lisa for bonding time with your baby while learning how to calm and soothe them through massage techniques.  If you previously attended the June class, you will learn some new techniques.   Please...

Explore It "A Universe of Stories" (Families with children)

July 26, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Craft Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, History & Genealogy, Nature & Environment, Playtime, STEM
Event Description:
The craft room will be transformed into a museum-like experience open for exploration for you to “drop-in” and discover.  Stations will have interactive and display exhibits and informative facts for all of our young visitors.  This month y...

Explore It Assistance (Teens)

July 26, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Help the Children's Department with their 'Explore It' program by running interactive displays and operating activity stations about different topics when the families arrive for exploration fun! Everyone who participates will receive a certificat...

Hey! Let’s Play!

July 26, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kovarik Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Kovarik Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Games

Upcycled Feed Bag Tote "How-to"

July 26, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Creative designer Destiny Schaeffer will be here to demonstrate how to upcycle feed bags into adorable, useful and very strong tote bags. These all purpose totes are easy to make with a sewing machine and will even help to keep plastic out of our lan...

Explore It "A Universe of Stories" (Families with children)

July 26, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Craft Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, History & Genealogy, Nature & Environment, Playtime, STEM
Event Description:
The craft room will be transformed into a museum-like experience open for exploration for you to “drop-in” and discover.  Stations will have interactive and display exhibits and informative facts for all of our young visitors.  This month y...

Explore It Assistance (Teens)

July 26, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Help the Children's Department with their 'Explore It' program by running interactive displays and operating activity stations about different topics when the families arrive for exploration fun! Everyone who participates will receive a certificat...

CSI: Who Done It? (Teens)

July 26, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Clemens Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Explore the science of crime scene investigation techniques through fingerprinting, chromatography, and shoe print analysis. Then, apply these techniques with deductive reasoning to examine the evidence and solve a mystery! Registration begins Jul...

Explore It "A Universe of Stories" (Families with children)

July 27, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Craft Room
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Infant/Toddler/Preschool, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, History & Genealogy, Nature & Environment, Playtime, STEM
Event Description:
The craft room will be transformed into a museum-like experience open for exploration for you to “drop-in” and discover.  Stations will have interactive and display exhibits and informative facts for all of our young visitors.  This month y...

Explore It Assistance (Teens)

July 27, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Longwood Public Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Help the Children's Department with their 'Explore It' program by running interactive displays and operating activity stations about different topics when the families arrive for exploration fun! Everyone who participates will receive a certificat...