We are currently holding a mix of virtual and in-person programs. 
 

   

Monday July 11, 2022
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
College Essays 101 or How to Write the Right College Application Essay
The essays are an opportunity for teens to show themselves in their best light to colleges! During this workshop we will review what the essay choices on the Common Application are really asking and discuss how to brainstorm topics. The supplement essays will be explored as well including the ever popular "Why us?" essay.
 
Bring a pen and notebook to the workshop.
 
Presented by Debbie Lindell, a college counselor and former school guidance counselor who has worked with teens for over 20 years. She is a member of the Higher Education Consultants Association.
 
Zoom link will be emailed to registrants.
 
Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Online/Virtual
There are many spaces available.
The essays are an opportunity for teens to show themselves in their best light to colleges! During this workshop we will review what the essay choices on the Common Application are really asking and discuss how to brainstorm topics. The supplement essays will be explored as well including the ever popular "Why us?" essay.
 
Bring a pen and notebook to the workshop.
 
Presented by Debbie Lindell, a college counselor and former school guidance counselor who has worked with teens for over 20 years. She is a member of the Higher Education Consultants Association.
 
Zoom link will be emailed to registrants.
 
Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Online/Virtual

There are many spaces available.

Wednesday July 20, 2022
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ocean Life Water Globe Workshop
Join us for a fun and colorful Oceans of Possibilities craft.  Learn about the ocean and aquatic life. The glitter inside makes the water sparkle and the neon colors inside make the visuals pop! Perfect to display at home, on a desk or in a teen’s room!
 
Presented by Lisa Colon, CREATE Programs.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 7 and up is required.  Walk-ins are welcome, as space allows.

Join us for our Paint Chip Dry Erase Calendar workshop on Wednesday, August 10 at 7:00 pm.  Please register for the workshop from the August 10 workshop date.

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org 

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library
There are 15 spaces available.
Join us for a fun and colorful Oceans of Possibilities craft.  Learn about the ocean and aquatic life. The glitter inside makes the water sparkle and the neon colors inside make the visuals pop! Perfect to display at home, on a desk or in a teen’s room!
 
Presented by Lisa Colon, CREATE Programs.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 7 and up is required.  Walk-ins are welcome, as space allows.

Join us for our Paint Chip Dry Erase Calendar workshop on Wednesday, August 10 at 7:00 pm.  Please register for the workshop from the August 10 workshop date.

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org 

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

There are 15 spaces available.

Wednesday August 10, 2022
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Paint Chip Dry Erase Calendar Workshop
This chic, creative, reusable, dry erase calendar looks fantastic on a desk or a wall.  Keep track of your hectic schedule with this eye catching, colorful, organizational tool.  Great for Back to School!
 
Presented by Lisa Colon, CREATE Programs.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 7 and up is required.  Walk-ins are welcome, as space allows.

Join us for our Ocean Life Water Globe workshop on Wednesday, July 20 at 11:00 am.  Please register for the  workshop from July 20 workshop date. 

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
There are 16 spaces available.
This chic, creative, reusable, dry erase calendar looks fantastic on a desk or a wall.  Keep track of your hectic schedule with this eye catching, colorful, organizational tool.  Great for Back to School!
 
Presented by Lisa Colon, CREATE Programs.

Advanced registration for teens in grades 7 and up is required.  Walk-ins are welcome, as space allows.

Join us for our Ocean Life Water Globe workshop on Wednesday, July 20 at 11:00 am.  Please register for the  workshop from July 20 workshop date. 

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

There are 16 spaces available.

Friday August 12, 2022
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Gaming Unplugged: Dungeons & Dragons

Register for an adventurous 90 minute campaign!

For teens in grades 6+.
LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room
There is 1 space available.

Register for an adventurous 90 minute campaign!

For teens in grades 6+.
LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

There is 1 space available.

Monday August 22, 2022
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6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
SAT Crash Course
In this 2.5 hour SAT Crash Course, we will cover the foundations of the Reading, Writing & Language, and Math sections of the exam to prepare teens for the August 27 SAT.
 
For the reading section, we will review how to spot wrong answers and how to address paired evidence questions. For the Writing & Language section, we will discuss possession, extra information, colons, combining sentences, parallelism, formality, and redundancy. For the Math sections, we will discuss linear equations, quadratics, systems, functions, and SAT-math terminology. 
 
Presented by J&J Test Prep

Zoom link will be emailed to registrants.

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Online/Virtual
Registration will begin on Monday, August 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM     
In this 2.5 hour SAT Crash Course, we will cover the foundations of the Reading, Writing & Language, and Math sections of the exam to prepare teens for the August 27 SAT.
 
For the reading section, we will review how to spot wrong answers and how to address paired evidence questions. For the Writing & Language section, we will discuss possession, extra information, colons, combining sentences, parallelism, formality, and redundancy. For the Math sections, we will discuss linear equations, quadratics, systems, functions, and SAT-math terminology. 
 
Presented by J&J Test Prep

Zoom link will be emailed to registrants.

Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Online/Virtual

Registration will begin on Monday, August 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

Monday August 29, 2022
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6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
ACT Crash Course

In this 2.5 hour ACT Crash Course, we will cover the foundations of the English, Math, Reading, and Science sections of the exams to prepare teens for the September 10 ACT.

For the English section, we will review fundamental punctuation including apostrophes, commas, dashes, colons, and semicolons. For the Mathematics section, we will address angle properties, similar triangles, ratios, and common ACT-style questions. For Reading, we will cover purpose questions, reference questions, and inference questions. Finally, for Science, we will review independent & dependent variables, controls, how to read graphs, and interpolation / extrapolation.

Presented by J&J Test Prep
 
Zoom link will be emailed to registrants.
 
Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Online/Virtual
Registration will begin on Monday, August 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM     

In this 2.5 hour ACT Crash Course, we will cover the foundations of the English, Math, Reading, and Science sections of the exams to prepare teens for the September 10 ACT.

For the English section, we will review fundamental punctuation including apostrophes, commas, dashes, colons, and semicolons. For the Mathematics section, we will address angle properties, similar triangles, ratios, and common ACT-style questions. For Reading, we will cover purpose questions, reference questions, and inference questions. Finally, for Science, we will review independent & dependent variables, controls, how to read graphs, and interpolation / extrapolation.

Presented by J&J Test Prep
 
Zoom link will be emailed to registrants.
 
Contact: Courtney Greenblatt, cgreenblatt@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Online/Virtual

Registration will begin on Monday, August 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM     


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