Programs

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SAT Prep Course Series

Tuesday, May 5 - June 2, 2015

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In-person registration begins April 15 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 5 sessions and includes a copy of the class text, The Official SAT Study Guide, published by the College Board.

Session dates: Tuesdays May 5, 12, 19, 26 & June 2nd. 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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Study Hall

Tuesday, June 16 - June 17, 2015

7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

We will extend our hours until 11 pm for teens to study for final exams.  Library doors will be locked at 9 p.m. with no admittance after 9 p.m.  Snacks provided.

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Teen Summer Reading Club

Wednesday, July 1 - August 12, 2015

All Day

Port Washington Teens (in grades 7-12) as of September 2015 are invited to participate in our SRC. You may choose materials from the Port Washington Public Library collection, school summer reading lists, magazines, websites or any other sources. Get book suggestions by going to our Teen Readers’ Advisory service.

Beginning June 17, you can register online or in-person in TeenSpace. Visit TeenSpace to pick up a complete packet of reading club materials, including a sign-up prize (while supplies last).

Prizes:

A weekly prize drawing will take place at the end of each of the 6 weeks of the reading club.  All readers who have submitted reviews that week will have their reviews entered in the drawing.

Final Prize Drawing:

All readers who have submitted at least five reviews by closing (9 p.m.) on, August 12, will have their names entered in the final prize drawing!

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Lets Code – Four Part Series

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

July 8, 15, 22 & 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Learn the basics of computer language, code structure, and implementation.  For this project, teens will write a script that will move objects on the screen and trigger movement of other objects. Sharper Training Solutions will teach you how.  Register here beginning June 17th.

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Line Animation

Thursday, July 9, 2015

7:00 pm

First create your own animation using light boxes then watch it on the big screen!  This workshop will be led by The Long Island Motion Picture Arts Center and Museum.  Register here beginning June 17th.

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Charm Bracelets

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Krafts with Karen will teach you how to make your own unique bracelet.  Register here beginning June 17th. 

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Teen Wii U

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

2:30 pm

Come play on the big screen!  Games to be determined. Register here beginning June 17th. 

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Port Paninis

Thursday, July 16, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Chef Jo-Ann Tiranno and learn to make these mouth-watering sandwiches.  Some sweet, some zesty, all delicious. Workshop fee $5. Register here beginning June 17th.

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Book Discussion

Monday, July 20, 2015

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Pick up your book in TeenSpace.  Register here beginning June 17th. 

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Genetics: It’s all about the code

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Do you have your father’s eyes or your mother’s smile?  Learn about your genetic code from Hands on Science while you collect data and learn how we are all similar yet different.  Register here beginning June 17th. 

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Appy Hour

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

3:00 pm

Share your favorite tech applications with us over snacks and tasty drinks!  No registration required.

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Sushi Made Simple

Thursday, July 23, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This hands-on workshop led by Chef Jo-Ann Tiranno will teach you how to make exotic vegetarian sushi and reverse rolls from sashimi, oshi, and nagari.  You’ll also make dessert sushi and learn to select and purchase rice.  Workshop fee $5.  Register here beginning June 17th. 

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Make Your Own Comic Book

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Using a computer, learn how to create panels, lay out pages, and add speech bubbles in this workshop.  Sharper Training Solutions will instruct this hands on workshop. Register here beginning June 17th. 

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Appy Hour

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

3:00 pm

Share your favorite tech applications with us over snacks and tasty drinks! No registration required.

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Tie Dye

Thursday, July 30, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn the ancient technique of tying cloths into knots before dipping them into dye resulting in irregular patterns.  Athena Menoudakos will demonstrate the various ways to create patterns and each teen will make their own shirt.  T-shirts will be provided. Register here beginning June 17th. 

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Wii U with a Senior Buddy

Friday, July 31, 2015

2:30 pm

Share your love of video games with a senior.  Register here beginning June 17th. 

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MUVChat The Maze Runner

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

6:30 pm - 8:45 pm

Bring your cell phone and text your comments which will appear on the screen as we watch The Maze Runner film. NO cell phone? Come watch the film and laugh at the comments.  Register here beginning June 17th. 

 

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Teen Wii U

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

2:30 pm

Come play on the big screen!  Games to be determined.  Register here beginning June 17th. 

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Manga Cafe

Friday, August 7, 2015

2:30 pm

Discuss your favorite graphic novels with us.  Register here beginning June 17th.

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