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This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.

Pop Its (Cooking Kits to Go)

All Day 12/1 - 12/8
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Tweens/Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  What's more fun than using a pop it as a chocolate mold?  You get to make a chocolate treat to eat and you get a fun toy to keep!  M & M candies will be included for decoration too.  Due to the perishable na...
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Play Hooray Family

All Day 12/1 - 12/15
Children
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Lawn
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Video, Children
Event Details:
Ages 6 months - 5 years with accompanying adult. Stay & Play Hooray with Molly Mouse! Sing and play with nursery rhymes, a book, and lots of love from Molly Mouse.  The link will be active from 12/1 until 12/15. Click here for the vide...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

3-D Baby Polar Bear Canvas - Craft to Go!

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Video, Children
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Gr K-4. Learn how to create a winter wonderland using clothespin snowflakes and cute polar bear cutouts on a 8x10 canvas.  All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit in the Family Center, containing the materials n...

Disclaimer(s)

Family Center Online Programs

Registration for the following programs is required and limited. In order to register online, use your child's library card.   ALL PROGRAMS ARE AGE SPECIFIC. The library holds the right to remove a participant from a program if they do not meet the registration requirements.

*Please call to cancel if your child cannot participate. Failure to do so will lead you to be placed on the waiting list for future programs.*

This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Tweens/Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Color and create fun bookmarks that will be displayed and given out to children who visit the Family Center.  All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit, in the Family Center, containing three bookm...
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tweens/Teens
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Tweens and teens will have the opportunity to make cards, both holiday and all season, for children and teens receiving treatment in hospitals.  Please read the card making guidelines below before you begin.  The su...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.

Ceramic Sneaker Bank (Craft to Go)

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Tweens/Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Create a one-of-a-kind sneaker bank.  All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit, in the Family Center, containing the materials that will be needed to complete this program.  Additionally, there wi...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Tweens/Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Color and create 2022 calendars that will donated to residents at a local senior development.  Crayons and/or colored pencils will be needed to complete this program.  All participants will earn eight hours of community s...
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tweens/Teens
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Tweens and teens will have the opportunity to earn community service credit by coloring for Color A Smile.  As described on the organizations website, "Color A Smile is a nonprofit organization that distributes cheer...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

DIY Slime - Craft to Go!

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Video, Children
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Gr K-4. Learn how to create your very own winter slime with glue, activator, glitter and winter embellishments!  All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit in the Family Center, containing the materials needed for the p...
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Program - Cranberry Ricotta Cake

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Video, Children
Event Details:
Grades K and up with accompanying adult. Is it a pound cake or cheesecake? It's a little bit of both! As a family, learn how to make a cranberry ricotta cake from scratch. Please download the recipe on the right. The link will be active fr...
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Program - Russet Potato & Leek Soup

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Video, Children
Event Details:
Grades K and up with accompanying adult. Winter is here and Chef Rob will teach you how to make a delicious Russet Potato and leek soup to warm up the season. This is perfect with a salad or dip with bread!  Download the recipe on the ri...
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.

Holiday Dessert Dips

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Teens
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tweens/Teens
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Learn how to make delicious dessert dips including an eggnog cream cheese dip and a tiramisu dip. Click here to watch the video! ...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Hygge Houses - Craft to Go!

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Video, Children
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Gr K-4. "Hygge, (pronounced hewgah), is the Danish lifestyle of coziness and contentment! Create a restful space for yourself with this adorable winter house, lighted garland, and imagine yourself with a cup of cocoa gazing at a snowy landscape....

Disclaimer(s)

Family Center Online Programs

Registration for the following programs is required and limited. In order to register online, use your child's library card.   ALL PROGRAMS ARE AGE SPECIFIC. The library holds the right to remove a participant from a program if they do not meet the registration requirements.

*Please call to cancel if your child cannot participate. Failure to do so will lead you to be placed on the waiting list for future programs.*

This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Kidnastics

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Babies & Toddlers, Children
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Video, Children
Event Details:
Ages 12 months - 5 years old with accompanying adult. A thirty minute interactive and informative video. Miss Gail will provide songs, games, and activities for the children.  Suggested Supply List: - Three red solo cups large - T...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Little Bake Shop Treats - Craft to Go!

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Video, Children
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Grades K-4. Children will have fun making their own pretend cupcakes that are perfect for imaginative play!  All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit in the Family Center, containing the materials needed for the progr...

Disclaimer(s)

Family Center Age Restrictions

  ALL PROGRAMS ARE AGE SPECIFIC. NO YOUNGER OR OLDER SIBLINGS UNLESS SPECIFIED. The library holds the right to remove a participant from a program if they do not meet the registration requirements.

*Please call to cancel if your child cannot attend the program. Failure to do so will lead you to be placed on the waiting list for future programs.*

This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Tweens/Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Enjoy decorating snowman cookies in this fun and delicious workshop.  The kit will include all of the ingredients needed to complete the program except for water.  Due to the perishable nature of this program, please...
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Music for Aardvarks

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Video, Children
Event Details:
Ages 6 months to 5 years with accompanying adult. Sing, dance, and jam with Music for Aardvarks right in your home! This is a full half hour of music and fun!  The link will be active from 12/1 until 12/31. Click here for the video! ...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Playful Penguins - Craft to Go!

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Video, Children
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Ages 3-5 with accompanying adult. Design a wintry scene on a 8x10 canvas using your handprint to create playful chilly penguins. All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit in the Family Center, containing the materials neede...

Disclaimer(s)

Family Center Online Programs

Registration for the following programs is required and limited. In order to register online, use your child's library card.   ALL PROGRAMS ARE AGE SPECIFIC. The library holds the right to remove a participant from a program if they do not meet the registration requirements.

*Please call to cancel if your child cannot participate. Failure to do so will lead you to be placed on the waiting list for future programs.*

This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tweens/Teens
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Learn how to make this scrumptious shrimp dish. Please download the PDF document on the right. Click here to watch the video! ...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.

Snowmen Tote Bag (Craft to Go)

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Tweens/Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Create a unique canvas bag featuring a group of friendly snowmen.  Pearlescent paint and glitter add to the magical look of this fun tote.  All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit, in the Fa...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.

Ugly Sweater Pillow (Craft to Go)

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Tweens/Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Make this whimsical pillow using felt, gems, and glitter.  All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit, in the Family Center, containing the materials that will be needed to complete this program.  A...
This event is in the "Crafts to Go" group.
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.

Wood Slice Woodland Animals (Craft to Go)

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts to Go, Tweens/Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Create unique, wooden hanging animal art in a rustic style.  All registered participants are asked to pick up a craft kit, in the Family Center, containing the materials that will be needed to complete this program.  Addi...
This event is in the "Video" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Yoga for Kids - Winter Sports

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Video, Children
Event Details:
Grades 1-4. Join Adrienne from Sketch and Stretch for a 30 minute, winter sports themed Yoga practice.  Wear comfortable clothes, roll out your mat, breathe and move your body in a fun & healthy way!  There will be a creative sugge...
This event is in the "Tweens/Teens" group.

Yoga for Tweens and Teens

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Teens
Library Branch: Plainview - Old Bethpage Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tweens/Teens
Event Details:
Grades 5-12.  Tweens and teens will learn yoga postures and breathing exercises while having the opportunity to relax and refocus.  Each month will be a new class for participants to expand their skills and techniques.  Additionally, e...