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This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Combined Preschool Storytime on the Lawn

9:30am - 10:15am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Marketplace
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Details:
We emphasize alphabet and letter recognition and activities that support independence and confidence building. This storytime includes books, rhymes and literacy activities to help children enter school ready to learn to read. Ages 3-5 with caregiver...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Dragon Egg Hunt

10:00am - 11:30am
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Details:
Calling all young dragon-lovers!   Practice your dragonology skills by tracking down hidden dragon eggs in the trees and grass. Please leave them where you see them, mark them on your Dragon Spotting sheet, and and bring your comp...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Big Book Storytime

10:30am - 10:45am
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Outside
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 48
Details:
Join us for a family storytime outside on the grass where we will read a story from a Big Book, sing songs, and have fun with learning! Registration is required. Please register each person in a family who will be attending, regardless of age. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Combined Preschool Storytime on the Lawn

10:30am - 11:15am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Marketplace
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Details:
We emphasize alphabet and letter recognition and activities that support independence and confidence building. This storytime includes books, rhymes and literacy activities to help children enter school ready to learn to read. Ages 3-5 with caregiver...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Read & Share Book Club

10:30am - 12:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Details:
Enjoy a casual chat about popular books. Talk about titles you like and hear what others enjoy. Swap favorites old and new or spread the word about your favorite reads.  No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes bef...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Outdoor Program: Faux Stained Glass Candleholder

2:30pm - 4:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Lawn
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 43
Details:
Make a stained-glass candleholder using everyday materials and a simple technique. All supplies provided. Grades 6-12.  Registration is required. This program will be presented outside on the lawn. If regi...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Preschool Science: Oceans

9:15am - 9:45am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Outside
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Join us for outdoor preschool science!  Together we will explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math as we learn about the ocean and the animals that live there. Space is limited and registration is required.  &nb...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Outdoor Program: Combined Rhyme Time on the Lawn

9:30am - 10:00am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Lawn
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Build early language and large motor skills through rhyme, songs, baby sign, book sharing and hands-on activities. Ages 6-24 months with caregiver. Registration is required.        ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Preschool Science: Oceans

10:00am - 10:30am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Outside
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Join us for outdoor preschool science!  Together we will explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math as we learn about the ocean and the animals that live there. Space is limited and registration is required.  &nb...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Outdoor Program: Combined Rhyme Time on the Lawn

10:15am - 10:45am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Lawn
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Details:
Build early language and large motor skills through rhyme, songs, baby sign, book sharing and hands-on activities. Ages 6-24 months with caregiver. Registration is required.        ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Graceful Gliders

10:00am - 10:30am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Lawn
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 35
Details:
You may have folded a paper airplane, but have you ever made a glider? Join us while we learn about gliders, design some of our own, and see how far they can fly! Ages 3-7 with caregiver.  Registration is required.  This...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Outdoor Program-Tree Science and Storytime in the Woods

10:00am - 10:45am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Lawn
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM, Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Come listen to a story in the woods and learn about the science of trees (dendrology) while doing some STEAM activities.  For ages 7-11. Registration required.  ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Dragon Egg Hunt

10:00am - 11:30am
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Calling all young dragon-lovers!   Practice your dragonology skills by tracking down hidden dragon eggs in the trees and grass. Please leave them where you see them, mark them on your Dragon Spotting sheet, and and bring your comp...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Bee Storytime & To Go Kit

10:30am - 11:00am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 47
Details:
Learn what the buzz is all about! Listen to stories, sing songs, and make your own paper bee puppet. Ages 3-5.  Craft materials to be supplied by library. Registered participants should pick up their art materials between July 20-27 at the&nb...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Elementary Science- Gliders

10:00am - 10:30am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Lawn
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 42
Details:
Join us to learn about the differences between airplanes and gliders. Students will design and build a scale model of a glider. Grades K-2. Registration is required. This program will be presented outside on the law...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Family Storytime on the Lawn

10:00am - 10:45am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Lawn
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Join us for an all ages storytime including books, songs, rhymes and literacy activities to help children develop a lifelong love of reading! Ages 2-5 with caregiver. Registration is required.  This program is outdoors on the lawn. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Outdoor Program: Sphero Heroes

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Outside
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Come one, come all and join us for coding adventure. Explore the world of technology and coding through the play of a Spheros. Grades 3-5. Registration is required. Caregivers must remain on library premises while children are participating in the pr...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Outdoor Program: DIY Cigar Box Planters

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Pungo-Blackwater Lawn
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Decorate and repurpose a wooden cigar box to create a succulent planter. All supplies provided. Grades 6-12. Registration is required.  If registered, please meet on the library lawn. Please dress comfortably for the weather and plan to bring...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Microsoft Excel: VLOOKUP and Advanced Printing

10:30am - 11:30am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Details:
Spreadsheets can quickly become difficult to read and interpret. Join us to learn how to use VLOOKUP and Advance Printing to better understand your data. Prerequisites: equivalent skills taught in Microsoft Excel for Beginners and Microsoft Excel Int...

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This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Trivia!

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Details:
What involves knowing random facts, eating snacks, and winning prizes?  The answer is...trivia!  Compete solo or team up with friends.  Grades 6-12.  Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Combined Preschool Storytime on the Lawn

9:30am - 10:15am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Marketplace
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Details:
We emphasize alphabet and letter recognition and activities that support independence and confidence building. This storytime includes books, rhymes and literacy activities to help children enter school ready to learn to read. Ages 3-5 with caregiver...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Pre-School Science Helicopters

10:00am - 10:30am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Lawn
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 21
Details:
Join us to learn about helicopters. Students will design and build a scale model of a helicopter.  Registration is required.  This program will be presented outside on the lawn. If registered, please meet in th...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Big Book Storytime

10:30am - 10:45am
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Outside
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Details:
Join us for a family storytime outside on the grass where we will read a story from a Big Book, sing songs, and have fun with learning! Registration is required.  Please dress comfortably for the weather and plan to bring water for your fa...