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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: 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 "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 "Adults 18+" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Details:
Our book club read for August is the non-fiction book and National Book Award Winner, Stamped From the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi. In this deeply researched and fast-moving narrative, Kendi chronicles the entire story of anti-Black racist ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Outdoor Program: Teeny Tiny Farm

1:30pm - 1:45pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Culture
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Details:
Join us for a barnyard party with miniature farm animals! All ages. In-Person Program. Registration is required. Sessions are 15 minutes in length and families may only register for one session. Please register each person in a family who will be ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Outdoor Program: Teeny Tiny Farm

1:45pm - 2:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Culture
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Details:
Join us for a barnyard party with miniature farm animals! All ages. In-Person Program. Registration is required. Sessions are 15 minutes in length and families may only register for one session. Please register each person in a family who will be ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Outdoor Program: Teeny Tiny Farm

2:00pm - 2:15pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Culture
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 9
Details:
Join us for a barnyard party with miniature farm animals! All ages. In-Person Program. Registration is required. Sessions are 15 minutes in length and families may only register for one session. Please register each person in a family who will be ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Outdoor Program: Teeny Tiny Farm

2:15pm - 2:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Culture
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Details:
Join us for a barnyard party with miniature farm animals! All ages. In-Person Program. Registration is required. Sessions are 15 minutes in length and families may only register for one session. Please register each person in a family who will be ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Outdoor Program: Teen Paint Night (Beach)

3:00pm - 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: 47
Details:
It’s a paint party! Create a beautiful mixed media painting following step-by-step instructions or free-style your own masterpiece.  Grades 6-12. Registration is required.  This program will be presented outside on th...
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: 4
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 "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: 8
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 Art- Mies Van Hout

10:30am - 11:00am
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: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 36
Details:
Author and illustrator Mies Van Hout is known for her vibrant and colorful books, such as Happy and Friends. Join us to explore with glow in the dark pastels and fish prints! Ages 3-5 with caregi...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Beach Readers

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Details:
Beach Readers is designed for adults with developmental disabilities who are interested in improving their reading skills. We will meet online to create stories and read together. No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes before t...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Details:
Artist Shirley Lu's serene waterscape paintings focus on patterns from the reflection of light on the water's surface.  Her fascination with the beauty of nature is also revealed through her ink and graphite depictions of animals and trees. V...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Roll20 Live: Roleplaying Adventures

3:00pm - 5:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 50
Details:
Meet up online with other teens and play Dungeons & Dragons with a Library Game Master.  No experience necessary.  Enjoy a different one-shot adventure each session! We recommend that you run Roll20 on a computer or laptop, as m...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Preschool Yoga Storytime on the Lawn

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Lawn
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 7
Details:
Move and learn! This creative movement storytime will feature simple, child friendly yoga poses and engaging stories. Age 3-5 with caregiver. Registration is required. Please dress comfortably for the weather and plan to bring water for your famil...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Microsoft Excel Intermediate

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Details:
Learn more about working with data using formatting, graphics and charts, and sorting/filtering. Prerequisites: Ability to create simple spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel or have taken Microsoft Excel for Beginners. Adults. Registration required. Yo...

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This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Hand Lettering: Donut Worry!

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Learn and practice the basics of hand lettering with a punny project. All materials for this project will be provided and available for registered participants to pick up before the class. Registrants will receive an email when materials are ready fo...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Join us for a pre-recorded online presentation where we will be making a Mini Wreath perfect for the spring and summer seasons.  All materials for this project will be provided and available for registered participants to pick up at the Central Libra...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Adventures with Cubetto: Storytime!

9:15am - 9:45am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Outside
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Join us for outdoor coding fun with Cubetto! Cubetto is a cube-shaped robot that your child can guide through a fun map to help tell a story. Learn computer coding basics and STEAM skills. Grades K-2. Registration required.   Please dres...
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
Seats Remaining: 8
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 "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Adventures with Cubetto: Storytime!

10:00am - 10:30am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Outside
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Join us for outdoor coding fun with Cubetto! Cubetto is a cube-shaped robot that your child can guide through a fun map to help tell a story. Learn computer coding basics and STEAM skills. Grades K-2. Registration required.   This event ...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.

Outdoor Program: Baby Play

10:00am - 10:30am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Lawn
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Facilitator will model activities that caregivers can do with their newborns.   Activities will include singing, book reading, scarves, and finger painting. Ages 0 to 12 with caregiver. Registration is required. &nb...
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: 8
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
Seats Remaining: 8
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...