January/February 2021 programs
All programs will be hosted virtually using Zoom. Please click on the link to register for the programs you would like to participate in.
Note: Photographs and video taken during events may be used for library publicity.
All teen programs are for Westbury/Carle Place students grades 7 – 12 Registration for all programs is required. Zoom links will be sent to the e-mail on the registration form the morning of the program.
Beginning in January 2020, Westbury library event registrations will be done via EventKeeper. Please Click here for more details.
Acts of Kindness for People and Pets: Community Service Opportunity
Thursday, May 6th 2021 and Friday, May 7th 2021
RegisterTeens will view a short video that features six mini projects for people and pets in need. They will take a short quiz and answer 10 questions from the video.
Teens will receive 2 hours of community service for virtually attending.
Take part in this program on your own on May 6th or 7th. Link to video will be sent prior to the program. Registration is required.
theCoderSchool: Intro to Coding
Tuesdays, May 25 or June 1 2021 at 7pm
Registration begins Monday, May 17 2021 at 9:30am
Kids teach kids! Learn how to code from Peyton Elie, winner of the Congressional App Challenge. Create some awesome new and classic games using Scratch, a cool drag n’ drop language! Students will not only create a functioning game from scratch, they’ll practice the fundamental coding concepts required in any coding language. Students will require access to a laptop or desktop with audio and video. No ipads or phones. Recommended for children in 4th to 8th grade. Please register in advance. A link to the program will be emailed to you the morning of the event.
D.I.Y. Pumpkin Spice Body Scrub
Tuesday, June 1st 2021 – Wednesday June 30th 2021
Hey nature lovers – create a sweet little birdhouse with this adorable craft kit. Your bird friends will thank you. Register online and your craft kit will be reserved for pick-up starting June 1st. First come, first served, while supplies last.
Tails and Tales Summer Reading Club 2021
Teens entering grades 7 – 12 are encouraged to join us for a summer of exciting programs. Teens can read their way through our summer reading club and enter to win prizes. Registration is required for all programs and begins June 21st. All programs are FREE and open to Westbury and Carle Place residents.
Online Learning Resources
Virtual Program Policy
Please be advised that the Library makes no warranties and/or representations concerning the virtual programs. Your decision to participate in the programs is an express consent on your part to waive any and all claims against the Library which may result from said participation and hereby release and discharge the Westbury Public Library from any and all liabilities.
Thank you for your continued support of the library.