Smithtown Main Teen Programs

Learning Code - Intro to Video Game Design
Monday, August 18 • 3:00-4:30pm
In this fast paced fun program, teens will be introduced to Computational Thinking by creating a video game using SCRATCH programming language. Teens will learn how to progam controlled movements, computer generated movements, animated effects and how to create conditional statements to impact game play. No experience necessary, limited space available. Register  
 
MakeyMakey: Creating with Micro-Circuit Boards
Wednesday, August 13 • 6:00-7:30pm 
Rescheduled Monday, August 18 • 5:00-6:30pm
Easily connect your world to the web. With these micro circuit boards students will learn about conductive materials and how to connect those to materials to games, musical instruments and other web based interactions. No experience necessary, limited space available. Register
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Wednesday, August 20 • 3:30-5:00pm 
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year. Teens in grade 6 through 12 will receive community service credit for each program. Register
 
Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Wednesday, September 10 • 4:00-5:00pm
A variety of volunteer opportunities will be offered at the Library throughout the year. Teens in grade 6 through 12 will receive community service credit for each program. Register
       
Notebook Paper Wooden Frame
Monday, September 15 • 4:00-5:00pm
Create a wooden notebook paper frame. Insert a photo or drawing of your own to complete the craft. Register
 
Intro to Learning Express
Wednesday, September 25 • 4:00-5:00pm
Learn how to navigate the Learning Express database. Complete with practice tests, exercises and skill-building courses Learning Express will give you the edge to succeed academically. Register
 
College Selection with College Connection Coordinator Staci Gardner
Wednesday, September 25 • 7:00-8:00pm
How far from home do you wish to study? What size school would be the best fit for you? Learn the answers to these questions and more when Staci Gardner of the Long Island Educational Opportunity Center at Farmingdale State College discusses how to find the college that matches you the best. Register
 
ACT Review
Sundays, September 28, October 5, 12 and 19• 2-4:30pm
Are you prepared to take the ACT’s this year? This indispensable 4-week course will be led by long time ACT instructors. Includes a study book. FEE: $88 (non-refundable) per person by cash, check, money order or online with credit card payable to The Smithtown Library. Space is limited. Out-of District Residents may register beginning September 17 space permitting.  Register
 

 

Database of the Month

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Student Research Center makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type—magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.