Calendar of Events

Sorry, but you've got a pretty old browser. Things may not look right.
Teen Programs    All Locations    All Months    All Years   

Wednesday November 29, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Comeback Program for SAT or ACT Practice Test Score Results  

SAT or ACT Practice Test
Saturday, November 18, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Main Library

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.  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.  

Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results
Wednesday, November 29, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Main Library
Nick LaPoma, Curvebreakers founder 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.

Registration is for teens in grades 9 and above and starts on Friday, November, 10 at 10:00 am, online, in person, or by phone, 466-8055 ext. 218.  Advanced registration with teen’s own library card is required.  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

Wednesday December 6, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intro to Java  

Great Neck Library Celebrates Hour of Code and Computer Science Education Week!  Michael Jan, Great Neck North High School student will be teaching an Hour of Code: Intro to Java workshop. 

* Participants will need to bring their laptops with them and register in advance.  For teens in grades 7 – 12.

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

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Wednesday December 13, 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

Number of Events Matching Selected Criteria = 3

Home | Contact Us | Employment Opportunities

159 Bayview Ave, Great Neck, New York 11023
Copyright © 2009 by Great Neck Library. All rights reserved.

Today is  Friday November 24, 2017