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Saturday March 3, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Teen and Parent Yoga Classes  
   

Wednesday, January 24, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. *
*scheduled as a special class during Regents week
Sunday, February, 18, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, March, 3 11:00 a.m. to noon

Build trust, and positive feelings, foster creativity and improve learning capacity in these fun teen and parent together yoga classes.  Yoga decreases stress, builds positive self-image, develops confidence; yoga improves physical and mental strength in a noncompetitive, supportive environment.  The classes will be taught by Sharon Epstein, a skilled and passionate yoga instructor who has experience with all ages and levels.

Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and water bottle.

The January class has been scheduled as a special class during Regents exam week.  You are welcome to attend one class or all three classes and there is separate registration for each class.  Teens and parents register individually with their own library cardsParental attendance is encouraged, not required.  For teens in grades 7 – 12.

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

    Location: Main Library Community Room

Wednesday March 7, 2018
   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 4 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, and how to get colleges to say “yes” to your application.

Teens and parents register separately with their own library cards.  Parental attendance is encouraged, not required.

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

    Location: Main Library Community Room

Saturday March 24, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  1:30 PM SAT or ACT Practice Test  
   

SAT or ACT Practice Test
Saturday, March 24, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Main Library

At the first part of the event, Curvebreakers Test Prep 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 when they attend the Comeback Program on Tuesday, April, 10.

Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results
Tuesday, April 10, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Main Library

During the second part of the event, 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 comeback program.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 9 and above with teen's own library card. Teens who take the practice test and their parents are automatically registered for the comeback program.  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

Tuesday April 10, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Comeback Program for SAT or ACT Practice Test Score Results  
   

SAT or ACT Practice Test and Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results: A Two-Part Program

SAT or ACT Practice Test
Saturday, March 24, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Main Library

At the first part of the event, Curvebreakers Test Prep 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 when they attend the Comeback Program on Tuesday, April, 10.

Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results
Tuesday, April 10, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Main Library

During the second part of the event, 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 comeback program.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 9 and above with teen's own library card. Teens who take the practice test and their parents are automatically registered for the comeback program.  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 April 12, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Staying Safe! Sexual Assault Prevention  
    Contact: Adam Hinz   516-466-8055 ext. 24   ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
   

Join us for this workshop to help teens increase awareness and risk prevention as they begin to date, live more independently, and head to college. This program is for teens in 9th grade and up. Parents are welcome to attend. Registration begins on March 23rd at 10 a.m. Register online, via phone, or in-person. 

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Saturday April 21, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Terrarium Workshop for Teens  
   

Celebrate Earth Day 2018!  Join an instructor from beautiful Clark Botanic Garden and make your own terrarium (miniature garden in a glass container) that can last for years with proper care and attention.  Materials will be provided.  Just bring your imagination.

The workshop is for teens in grades 7 – 12. 

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

Sunday April 22, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  4:30 PM SAT or ACT Practice Test  
   

SAT or ACT Practice Test and Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results: A Two-Part Program

SAT or ACT Practice Test
Sunday, April 22, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Parkville Branch Library

At the first part of the event, Curvebreakers Test Prep 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 when they attend the Comeback Program on Tuesday, May, 1.

Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results
Tuesday, May 1, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Parkville Branch Library
During the second part of the event, 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 comeback program.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 9 and above with teen's own library card. Teens who take the practice test and their parents are automatically registered for the comeback program.  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. 

    Location: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Wednesday April 25, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM ACT Prep Course  
   

Wednesday, April 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, May 2, 9, 16, and 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

at the Main library

Students will spend one class per week on a different topic, addressing not only the strategies, tips and tricks for that section but also a large amount of content and question review.  The course starts with a diagnostic exam so students can assess their skills and bring their score up to a higher level.  Students should bring a calculator, pen or pencil, and a notebook to class.

The $25 registration fee (includes course materials), cash or check made out to “Great Neck Library”, will be collected at the first class, on Wednesday, April 25.  Registration is for teens in grades 10 and up.  Teen’s own library card is required for registration. 

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Tuesday May 1, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results  
   

SAT or ACT Practice Test and Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results: A Two-Part Program

SAT or ACT Practice Test
 Sunday, April 22, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Parkville Branch Library
 At the first part of the event, Curvebreakers Test Prep 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 when they attend the Comeback Program on Tuesday, May, 1.

Comeback Program for Practice Test Score Results
Tuesday, May 1, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Parkville Branch Library
 During the second part of the event, 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 comeback program.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 9 and above with teen's own library card. Teens who take the practice test and their parents are automatically registered for the comeback program.  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.

    Location: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Wednesday May 2, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM ACT Prep Course  
   

Wednesday, April 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, May 2, 9, 16, and 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
at the Main library

Students will spend one class per week on a different topic, addressing not only the strategies, tips and tricks for that section but also a large amount of content and question review.  The course starts with a diagnostic exam so students can assess their skills and bring their score up to a higher level.  Students should bring a calculator, pen or pencil, and a notebook to class.

The $25 registration fee (includes course materials), cash or check made out to “Great Neck Library”, will be collected at the first class, on Wednesday, April 25.   Registration is for teens in grades 10 and up.  Teen’s own library card is required for registration.

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Wednesday May 9, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM ACT Prep Course  
   

Wednesday, April 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, May 2, 9, 16, and 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
at the Main library

Students will spend one class per week on a different topic, addressing not only the strategies, tips and tricks for that section but also a large amount of content and question review.  The course starts with a diagnostic exam so students can assess their skills and bring their score up to a higher level.  Students should bring a calculator, pen or pencil, and a notebook to class.

The $25 registration fee (includes course materials), cash or check made out to “Great Neck Library”, will be collected at the first class, on Wednesday, April 25.   Registration is for teens in grades 10 and up.  Teen’s own library card is required for registration.

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Saturday May 12, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM 5 Hour Pre-Licensing Course  
    Contact: Adam Hinz   516-466-8055 ext.246   ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
   

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New drivers must complete the 5-hour Pre-Licensing Course before scheduling the driving test for their NYS driver's license. The Pre-Licensing Course is a program designed to educate New York State's new drivers by promoting safe, courteous, defensive, and alcohol/drug free driving. Registration for this program is required. On the day of the class you will need to bring your permit and the $30 fee in cash or check. 

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Wednesday May 16, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM ACT Prep Course  
   

Wednesday, April 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, May 2, 9, 16, and 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
at the Main library

Students will spend one class per week on a different topic, addressing not only the strategies, tips and tricks for that section but also a large amount of content and question review.  The course starts with a diagnostic exam so students can assess their skills and bring their score up to a higher level.  Students should bring a calculator, pen or pencil, and a notebook to class.

The $25 registration fee (includes course materials), cash or check made out to “Great Neck Library”, will be collected at the first class, on Wednesday, April 25.   Registration is for teens in grades 10 and up.  Teen’s own library card is required for registration.

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Wednesday May 23, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM ACT Prep Course  
   

Wednesday, April 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, May 2, 9, 16, and 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
at the Main library

Students will spend one class per week on a different topic, addressing not only the strategies, tips and tricks for that section but also a large amount of content and question review.  The course starts with a diagnostic exam so students can assess their skills and bring their score up to a higher level.  Students should bring a calculator, pen or pencil, and a notebook to class.

The $25 registration fee (includes course materials), cash or check made out to “Great Neck Library”, will be collected at the first class, on Wednesday, April 25.   Registration is for teens in grades 10 and up.  Teen’s own library card is required for registration.

    Location: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM FAFSA Workshop  
   

Join Michael Turner, Client Service Manager, New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC), for an informative presentation on FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and the financial aid application process.  There will be time for Q and A following Mr. Turner’s presentation. 

    Location: Main Library Community Room

Thursday May 31, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM SAT Crash Course  
   

Are you a teen who is getting ready to take the June SAT?  If you answered yes, then the SAT Crash Course is for you! The SAT Crash Course is a one night course where a Curvebreakers Test Prep instructor gives students all of the strategy they need to take the SAT.  The instructor will go over strategies, tips, and tricks for each section of the exam.  There will also be time for student questions.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 9 and above with teen's own library card. 

    Location: Station Branch Community Room

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