February 20th, 2014 · Books
Shadows by Robin McKinley
While in the midst of suspecting that her mother’s Old World boyfriend, Val, is practicing illegal magic, Maggie meets and falls in love with Casimir, who believes he knows the truth about Val’s magic and who Maggie must rely on in the face of world-changing events.
SAT Prep Course Series (6 classes)
Session dates: Tuesdays March 18, 25, April 1, 8, 22, and 29. 6 – 8 pm.
Instructor Lauren Moche Allen will lead this highly interactive course, which incorporates a mix of teacher-directed lessons and question and answer opportunities. At the conclusion of the course, students will have gained a background of the test, experience with specific types of questions, a range of strategies for attacking each section, and most importantly, greater confidence in their ability to succeed on test day.
In-person registration begins March 3rd in TeenSpace for Port Washington teens.
Fee: $165.00 check or money order made payable to the Port Washington Public Library. This fee is for 6 sessions and includes a copy of the class text, The Official SAT Study Guide, published by the College Board.
Regents Week Cram Jam
Tuesday, January 28 & Thursday, January 30
The library will extend our hours until 11 pm for teens to study for exams. No registration required but be sure to arrive before 9 pm. Library doors will be locked at 9 p.m. Snacks provided. 7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Questions? Contact TeenSpace at 883-4400 x148.
January 24th, 2014 · Books
Escaping the tyranny of the Apostles of The Lamb cult on the post-apocalyptic island of Onewere, Maryam and her three companions search desperately for a welcoming island, as romance blossoms for Maryam and Joseph.
January 23rd, 2014 · Books
Seven linked vignettes unfold on a Scandinavian island inhabited throughout various time periods by Vikings, vampires, ghosts, and a curiously powerful plant.
Check out the book trailer here.