Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Teen Summer Programs @ the Library

Mosaic Outdoor Stepping Stone Wednesday, July 8, 7-8:30 pm (DH)Create your own plaster & tile stepping stone. Registration begins 6/23. Cost: $8.00

Babysitting Workshop Thursday, July 9, 5:45-8:45 pm (DH)Registration begins 6/25. Cost: $5.00

Battle of the Books DXY405 Thursdays July 9, 16, 23, 30, August 6, 13, 6-7 pm (DH)Serious readers need apply! Part quiz show, part team event, totally fun! Firstmeeting is Thursday, June 11, 6:30 pm. Registration is underway.

Coming Soon

Boy Scout Reading Merit Badge DXY464Thursday, July 9, 7:30-8 pm (DH)Earn your Boy Scout Reading badge. Registration begins 7/1

Yoga DXY414 Mondays, July 13, 20, 27, 6-7 pm (DH)Relax, breathe, stretch and energize your body by learning the basics of yoga. Bring ayoga mat if you have one. Registration begins 7/1.

Panini Sandwich Party Tuesday, July 14, 7-8:30 pm (DH)Create your own delicious Panini. Registration begins 7/1. Cost: $2.00

Wii Game Nights Thursdays, July 16 & 30, Wednesday, August 19, 7-8:30 (DH)Come and play the newest games on the BIG SCREEN. No registration required.

Chess DXY413Fridays, July 17, 24, 31, August 7 & 14, 7-8:30 pm (DH)Chess champion John Koliner will help you learn and conquer the strategies of chess atall levels. Registration begins 7/6.

Fruit Smoothies Monday, July 20, 7-8 pm (DH)Delicious and nutritious. Registration begins 7/7. Cost: $3.00

Card Magic Workshop DXY468Wednesday, July 22, 7-8:30 pm (DH)Do you want to learn how to make a chosen card eerily rise out of the deck? Magicallyhave the 4 aces appear all together? Magician James Plath will demonstrate.Registration begins 7/8

Dead Men Do Tell DXY469Thursday July 23, 7-8:30 pm (DH)The kitchen will become a laboratory, when you explore the world of forensics. ExtractDNA from food, dust for fingerprints and create an invisible ink. Registration begins7/9.

Fancy Feet Pedicure Tuesday, July 28, 6:30-8 pm (DH)Licensed nail technician Kathy Giovalakis will teach you the proper way to do apedicure and care for your feet. You will receive a pedicure kit and nail decorations(rhinestones and decals). Wear your flip-flops. Registration begins 7/14. Cost: $8.00

Ankle Bracelet Wednesday, July 29, 6:30-7:30 pm (DH)Jewelry designer Karen Cognato will help you create your own ankle bracelet made frommulti-colored crystals. Registration begins 7/15. Cost: $10.00

Herbal Paper DXY470Tuesday, August 4, 7-8:30 pm (DH)Press your own paper that will smell like the herbs you choose. Your finished productcan be used to mat photos or your own personalized note cards. Registration begins7/21.

Manga Cartooning Workshop DXY424Wednesday, August 5, 7-8:30 pm (DH)Illustrator David O. Miller will teach you the fundamentals of drawing manga and animeso you can bring your characters to life. Registration begins 7/22.

Floral Bouquet Cupcakes Thursday, August 6, 7-8 pm (DH)Learn the art of making different flowers with icing - then put them on a total of 4cupcakes. Registration begins 7/23. Cost: $3.00

Scrapbooking DXY423Friday, August 7, 6:30-7:30 pm (DH)Bring your imagination and photos to create your own memorable scrapbook page.Registration begins 7/23.

Spa Day Tuesday August 11, 7-8:30 pm (DH)Relax and rejuvenate, enjoy an organic facial of natural products; you’ll decorate aglass bottle and make your own scented lotion. Registration begins 7/28. Cost: $5.00

Denim Locker Pocket DXY428Wednesday, August 12, 7-8 pm (DH)Spruce up your locker and decorate a denim pocket to hang in your locker. Registrationbegins 7/29.

Middle School 101 DXY429Tuesday, August 18, 7-8 pm (DH)Learn the skills you need to make the grade in middle school. Teacher Karen Deanerwill give you tips and strategies to make your transition into middle schoolsuccessful. Registration begins 7/30.

Mad Tacos Thursday, August 20, 7-8 pm (DH)The Baking Coach will help each student create their favorite tacos loaded with allthe toppings! Registration begins 7/30. Cost: $3.00

Anxious Arms Live Concert
Thursday, August 13, 7-8:30 pm (DH)Local Long Island band Anxious Arms is here to perform! Tickets available beginning7/31.

Perils Of Packing Slip the Library's Perils of Packing list into graduation cards for the college bound! Shopping and packing will be a snap. Available in the Teen and Career section.

P.S.A.T. Preparation CourseCertified Teachers Christopher Cowen and Melissa Bielawski will help prepare you forthe P.S.A.T.Tuesdays, September 8, 15, 22, 29, October 6, 13Wednesdays, September 9, 16, 23, 30, October 7, 14,6:45-8:45 pm (DH)Students need to purchase and bring to the first day of class, McGraw Hill’s SAT2010 Edition (ISBN-0071625461) and a calculator. In-person registration begins 8/25.Cost: $80.00

Community Service Opportunities

Book Buddies Orientation Meeting on July 15, 7-8 pm7/22, 7/29, 8/5, 8/12, 7-7:30 pm (DH)Enjoy reading to little kids or listen while they practice their skills.

Board Game Bonanza July 19, 3:30-4:30 pm (DH)Have fun teaching kids to play simple board games. Registration begins 7/2.

Salon Day Monday, July 21, 3-5 pm (DH) Treat little girls to a manicure and hair style. Registration begins 7/7.

No-Sew Pillow Thursday, July 30, 3:30-4:30 pm (DH)Help a kid-partner make a pillow and make one for you too! Registration begins 7/16.

Build a Bird House Tuesday, August 5, 3:30-4:30 pm (DH)Help kids paint their own birdhouse. Registration begins 7/22.


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