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Monday March 27, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SAT Prep Course Makeup Class  
   

Monday, March 27
Wednesdays, March 1, 22, 29, April 5
Thursday, April 6

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Wednesday March 29, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SAT Prep Course  
   

The SAT Prep Course is taught by NYS certified math and verbal skills experts.  Students should bring a calculator, pen or pencil, and a notebook to class.  There is a $25 fee per student for the course (fee includes the textbook). Advanced registration is required.  Juniors and seniors will be given priority.  A minimum enrollment of thirteen students is required for the course to take place.

Monday, March 27
Wednesdays, March 1, 22, 29, April 5
Thursday, April 6

In-person registration is on Wednesday, February 15, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Main library.  Arriving early is recommended.  Telephone registration for remaining openings begins on Thursday, February 16 at 10 a.m. by calling Main at 466-8055, ext. 218.     

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, Young Adult Librarian, 466-8055, ext. 218

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Wednesday April 5, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SAT Prep Course  
   

The SAT Prep Course is taught by NYS certified math and verbal skills experts.  Students should bring a calculator, pen or pencil, and a notebook to class.  There is a $25 fee per student for the course (fee includes the textbook). Advanced registration is required.  Juniors and seniors will be given priority.  A minimum enrollment of thirteen students is required for the course to take place.

Monday, March 27
Wednesdays, March 1, 22, 29, April 5
Thursday, April 6

In-person registration is on Wednesday, February 15, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Main library.  Arriving early is recommended.  Telephone registration for remaining openings begins on Thursday, February 16 at 10 a.m. by calling Main at 466-8055, ext. 218.     

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, Young Adult Librarian, 466-8055, ext. 218

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Thursday April 6, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SAT Prep Course Makeup Class  
   

Monday, March 27
Wednesdays, March 1, 22, 29, April 5
Thursday, April 6

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Wednesday April 19, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM College Essay Strategies Explained  
   

The college essay landscape is rapidly changing. Keep up with the new changes to the common application essays and supplemental essays by attending this program given by Curvebreakers Test Prep. Curvebreakers Test Prep CEO and college admissions expert Nicholas LaPoma will be appearing at our library to explain the recent changes to essay topics and also to explain how to produce individualized essays that will give you your best chance at acceptance.

Nick LaPoma is a member of the IECA (Independent Educational Consultants Association) and has advised students on college admissions for 10 years.

There is a separate registration for teens and parents.  Parental attendance is encouraged, not required.   

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, Young Adult Librarian, 466-8055, ext. 218

    Location: Main Library Community Room

Saturday April 22, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  1:30 PM SAT or ACT Practice Test  
   

SAT or ACT Practice Test
Saturday, April 22, 10:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Curvebreakers will administer a fully timed and proctored SAT or ACT exam, just like the real exam.  Teens will choose which test they want to take when they register in advance.  The practice exam will help students get a feel for the timing and stamina required for the real exam.  Each student will get back the graded exam with scoring information and customized comments written by Nick LaPoma, Curvebreakers founder and master tutor.

SAT or ACT Practice Test Score Results
Wednesday, May 3, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Nick will hand back the exams, explain the scores and how to analyze them.  He will advise parents and students on how to choose between the SAT and the ACT.  Parents are encouraged to attend the results session.

For teens in grades 9 and above.  Advanced registration with teen's own library card is required and starts on Friday, April 7 at 10:00 am.  Teens who take the practice test are automatically registered for the score results session.  Should the practice test registration and waiting list become full, walk-in’s will be admitted on a first come first serve basis, if space permits. 

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, Young Adult Librarian, 466-8055 ext. 218

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Wednesday April 26, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM College Admissions: Your Roadmap to Success!  
   

Michael Binder, one of the premier college consultants on Long Island will discuss the 5 key steps students can take to maximize their admissions and scholarship potential.   Learn how to differentiate yourself from other applicants, how to determine which colleges are truly best for you, how to use college visits to improve admissions chances, and how to get colleges to say “yes” to your application.

There is separate registration for teens and parents.  Parental attendance is encouraged, not required.

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, Young Adult Librarian, 466-8055, ext. 218

    Location: Main Library Community Room

Wednesday May 3, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM SAT or ACT Practice Test Score Results  
   

SAT or ACT Practice Test
Saturday, April 22, 10:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Curvebreakers will administer a fully timed and proctored SAT or ACT exam, just like the real exam.  Teens will choose which test they want to take when they register in advance.  The practice exam will help students get a feel for the timing and stamina required for the real exam.  Each student will get back the graded exam with scoring information and customized comments written by Nick LaPoma, Curvebreakers founder and master tutor.

SAT or ACT Practice Test Score Results
Wednesday, May 3, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Nick will hand back the exams, explain the scores and how to analyze them.  He will advise parents and students on how to choose between the SAT and the ACT.  Parents are encouraged to attend the results session.

For teens in grades 9 and above.  Advanced registration with teen's own library card is required and starts on Friday, April 7 at 10:00 am.  Teens who take the practice test are automatically registered for the score results session.  Should the practice test registration and waiting list become full, walk-in’s will be admitted on a first come first serve basis, if space permits. 

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, Young Adult Librarian, 466-8055 ext. 218

    Location: Main Library Community Room

Thursday May 25, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Jennnifer E. Smith Author Visit  
   

Jen’s new young adult novel Windfall features themes her fans adore and newcomers will be drawn to; friendship, first love, relationships, with the added twist of a winning lottery ticket.

Jen is the author of Hello, Goodbye, and Everything In Between, The Geography of You and Me, This Is What Happy Looks Like, The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight, The Storm Makers, You Are Here, and The Comeback Season. Her books have been translated into thirty-three languages.  She earned a master’s degree in creative writing from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.  Jen lives in New York City.

Learn more about Jen before her visit, http://www.jenniferesmith.com.  Books will be available for sale.

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

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