Women’s History Month Writing Contest

Wednesday, March 1 - April 7, 2017

12:00 am

Did you know that in 1917 New York State signed women’s suffrage into law?  This year marks the 100th anniversary of the law. In celebration of Women’s History month students in grades 6-8 are invited to participate in a writing contest on the topic of: Women Got the Vote! So What?  Students can write about the Suffrage movement, changes in women’s lives and issues that still need to be addressed.  Entry forms and contest rules can be picked up in TeenSpace beginning March 1.

All entries must be submitted to TeenSpace by April 7, 2017.

This program is co-sponsored by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) North Shore Branch and the Port Washington Public Library.  AAUW will judge the essays and poems and the top three winners will be awarded cash prizes at an award ceremony at the library on Friday, April 21st.

Math Tutoring for Teens

Monday, March 6 - March 27, 2017

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Get the help you need!  Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to get free math homework and test prep help on Mondays.  Sorry, no calculus.

SAT Prep Course for Teens

Saturday, March 18 - April 29, 2017

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Registration is closed for this program.   

A course fee of $100 is payable to the Port Washington Public Library.  This fee covers all six sessions and includes a copy of the class text. Registration fee can be paid in person in TeenSpace.

Session Dates: March 18, 25, April 1, 8, 22 & 29th.  


The Outsiders Turns 50!

Saturday, April 29, 2017

2:30 pm - 4:45 pm

Join us as we screen The Outsiders, a film based on the teen classic book by S.E. Hinton. The Outsiders (1983 1:15 minutes.) The rivalry between two gangs, the poor Greasers and the rich Socs, only heats up when one gang members kills a member of the other.  This film is rated PG-13. No registration required. 2:30 p.m.

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