Community Service and Programs

 

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November/ December classes will begin registering Monday, October 30, @ 6PM

Community Service:

Thankful Thursdays
Looking for extra community service?
When school is in session every Thursday from 2-4 PM drop in for an hour
and create crafts to donate. No registration required.

Learn about the Huntington Youth Bureau DXY552
Wednesday, November 1, 7-8 PM (DH)
Get to know the Huntington Youth Bureau and all the great services they have to offer. Teens and parents are encouraged to attend together.

Book Blog Orientation DXY570
Wednesday, November 1 6:30PM-7:00PM (DH)
Read new books for our Teen Blog and receive four hours of community service for each review. New members only need to attend one of these sessions. *No community service will be given for the orientation.*

Family Game Night DXY553
Friday, November 3, 6:30-7:30 (DH)
Play games with kids and families and celebrate International Game Week at the Library!

Rethink, Reuse! DXY554
Saturday, November 4 2PM-4PM (DH)
A Savers representative will demonstrate the power of reuse and how small impactful decisions about clothing can make a world of difference for our environment, you will also help kids with a craft and game.

Homework Helpers Grades 9-12  
Mondays, November 6, 13, 20, 27 December 4, 11, 18  6pm-7pm DXY577 
Wednesdays, November 1, 8, 15, 29 December 6, 13, 20 6pm-7pm DXY578 

“Adopt Me” Bandanas DXY556
Monday, November 6, 7PM-8PM
Teens will paint special messages onto bandanas using fabric paint, markers and stencils. Shelter pets can wear these to events! These bandanas will help to promote each animals’ adoption.

Cards for Veterans DXY555
Wednesday, November 8, 7PM-8PM (DH)
Create cards for recovering soldiers.

Veteran Blankets DXY557
Thursday, November 9 6PM-7PM (DH)
Make a no-sew patriotic blanket for our Veterans Testimonial Project.

Shrinky Dink Key Chains for Shelter Animals DXY558
Monday, November 13 7:00PM-8:30PM (DH)
Using special paper, teens will create Shrinky-dink keychains of adoptable shelter animals. Each keychain will be donated to the shelter and their new owner will receive them!

Crafts for Donation MLY559
Thursdays, November 16, 30, December 7 5:45PM-6:45 PM (ML)
Presented by Project Excel.

Shark Tank Young Entertainers Workshop DXY561
Mondays, November 20 & 27 December 4 & 11
6:30PM-7:30PM (DH)
Learn how to brainstorm ideas for a business, and pitch a product. Get tips on public speaking and business skills.

3D Snowflakes DXY560
Wednesday, November 29 7PM-8PM (DH)
Create giant snowflakes to decorate the Teen Corner

Holiday Police Appreciation DXY562
Wednesday, December 6 7:00 PM-8:00 PM (DH)
Create festive snack bags for our local precinct with Stony Brook University Social Work Intern, Jessica Martin and meet our community police.

Click HERE to learn about our Lend-A-Hand Program.


Just for Fun:

DIY Wonder Movie Premiere T-Shirts DXY582 
Monday, October 23 7pm-8pm

Escape The Room DXY581 
Thursday, 11/ 2 7pm-8pm

Snowflake Mosaic DXY530
Tuesday, December 12 7-8 PM (DH)
Enjoy working with glass mosaics, sea glass and beads as you create a snowflake themed mosaic over a glass picture frame.

Holiday Gift Craft Night DXY550
Wednesday, December 13 7PM-8PM
Create DIY gifts for friends and family for the holiday season with Teen Librarian, Ms. Alyssa.

Gingerbread Houses DXY551
Monday, December 18, 7-8 PM (DH)
Decorate your very own Gingerbread House using candies, sweets and fondant.

Cupcake Wars DXY565
Wednesday, December 27th 2-3 PM (DH)
It’s cupcake vs. cupcake in this tasty competition! Teams brainstorm and decorate ½ a dozen cupcakes, and present one cupcake to be
judged. The winning group will win a prize.

Mariokart Tournament DXY564
December 27 (DH)
5:30-6:30 PM
Grab a friend for a night of Mariokart, snacks and prizes.


College Prep:

Practice SAT DXY563
Saturday, November 4 10:00 AM-2:30 PM (DH)
Practice test designed for the new SAT will be given in a test like environment.

Get Online Personalized SAT/ACT Test Prep with Method Test Prep DXY579
Wednesday, November 15 7-8 PM
Tom Ehlers, founder of Method Test Prep, presents the smartest way to utilize the Half Hollow Hills School District SAT and ACT program through Castle Learning.