Teen Volunteer OpportunityWednesday, September 16 • 4:00-5:00 pmA variety of volunteer opportunitie will be offered at the Library throughout the year. Teens in grades 6 to 12 will receive a community service confirmation form. Register.
Teen Volunteer Opportunity-Book Sale Room
Mondays, September 21 & 28 • 4:00-5:00 pm
The Friends of The Smithtown Library are looking for teen volunteers to keep their sale room in order. Tasks include: straightening of sale items on shelves, alphabetizing books, boxing books for shipment and more. Register.
Mini Book Necklaces
Wednesday, September 30 • 7:00-8:00 pm
Teens will enjoy working with printed book jacket designs, metal hinges, cardboard and glue as they create a mini version of a favorite book and transform it into a fashionable necklace. Mini books open and close and have small page inserts for writing. Register.
Wednesdays, October 7, 14, 21 & 28 • 6:00-8:30 pm
Over 2 million students will be taking the SATs this year; if you're one of them, how prepard are your? This indispensable 4-week course will be led by long time SAT instructors. Includes a study book. FEE: $88 per person. Register.
Pizza & a Horror Movie-Arachnophobia
Monday, October 19 • 6:00-8:00 pm
Celebrate the 25th anniversary of this family-friendly thriller and enjoy some pizza. Dr. Ross Jennings is deathly afraid of spiders; unfortunately, the small town he moves his family to is being overrun by a murderous species of South American spider. Rated PG-13 for creature violence and language; runtime 103 minutes. Parents are welcome. Register.
Creepy Monster Cartooning!
Thursday, October 22 • 7:00-8:00 pm
Just in time for Halloween! Join us for an evening filled with creepy monsters and things that go bump in the night with local Science Fiction and Fantasy illustrator David O.Miller. In this cartoon drawing workshop David will demonstrate some of the basic concepts that go into the creation of creepy cartoons. You will learn basic cartooning techniques, as well as how to make your drawings look three-dimensional.Register.
Time Management for Students with Legislator Robert Trotta
Monday, October 26 • 7:00-8:00 pm
Developing time management skills is essential to academic success. Learn from Legislator Robert Trotta how to manage your time, instead of letting it manage you! Part of our Academic Advisory Series, programs designed to promote academic success. Register.
Day of the Dead Luminaries
Wednesday, October 28 • 7:00-8:00 pm
Teens will enjoy celebrating Dia de los Muertos with this super fun and easy craft. Teens will use pencils and markers to decorate ping-pong balls before attaching them to battery operated teas lights (3 per teen). This is sure to be a holiday hit for everyone! Register.
College Finance Secrets
Wednesday, November 4 • 7:00-8:30 pm
Discover how to pay "wholesale" for higher education with colege finacne consultant Andrew Jockwood, J.D.. Topics will include: 12 deadly mistakes to avoid in financial aid, how to triple your eligibility for grants and scholarships, facts about which child savins accounts ruin your chances of grants and scholarships plus much more. Do not miss this chance to learn how "Forgotten Middle Class" families may slash college costs. Part of the Academic Advisory Series, programs designed to promote academic success.Register.