Smithtown Main Building Teen Programs
Book Sale Room Volunteers
Monday, April 3 • 4:00-5:00pm
Monday, April 24 • 4:00-5:00pm
The Friends of The Smithtown Library are looking for teen volunteers to keep its Book Sale Room in order. Space is limited. Register.
Career Series - Being a Psychology Major
Wednesday, April 19 • 7:00-8:00pm
Do you enjoy helping people? Thinking about a psychology degree? Meet Dr. John K. Robinson, Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Psychology at Stony Brook University, and discover what it is like to be a psychology major. This is your chance to see if your interest in human behavior could turn into a career. Register.
Star Wars I-Spy Volunteers
Mondays, April 17, 24, May 1 & 8 • 4:30-6:00pm
Help us transform a blank 4'x8' foamcore poster board into a remarkable inteactive artwork celebrating the 40th anniversary of Star Wars. Teen volunteers will plan the artork's design, comb thtough various resources to select images, sketch and trace iconic images ont the poster board and finally add color and creativity. The finhsed artowrk will be displayed in the Smithtown Library's lower level throughout the month of June. The artwork will also be the subject of an I-Spy raffle for all ages. Register.
Smithtown Young Adult Book Discussion Group
Tuesday, April 25 • 5:00-5:45pm
Teens will discuss Scythe by Neal Shutserman. Forced to become trained killers in a disease-free world where people can only die if eliminated by professional assassins, teens Citra and Rowna reluctangly train under a master reaper who informs them that the one who succesffully kllls the other will become his apprentice. Recommended reading for grades 8 and up by School Library Journal. Register.
Top Ten Mistakes Students Make on Their College Application Essays
Wednesday, May 3 • 7:00-8:00pm
Randy Levin (MA in English MFA in Creative Writing) is a former high school English teacher and resume and interview instructor for the New York State Department of Labor. His college application essay presentations are content driven, extremely informative and entertaining. Gain a clear understanding of the essay process with Mr. Levin as he demonstrates how to set yourself apart from other students. All students, parents and educators are welcome. This program is part of The Smithtown Library’s Career Series. Register.
Career Series - Being a Math Major
Thursday, May 18 • 7:00-8:00pm
Are numbers your strong point? Is Math your favorite subject? Then let associate porfessor Moira Chas enlighten you about life as a math major in college and beyond. Register.