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SAT Review Part II: How to Earn a Perfect Score on the SAT Writing Section, Exclusive of the Essay

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 Community Room, 7 – 8pm

Space is limited; click here to register now!

Join us as we learn the strategies necessary to correctly answer all of the multiple choice questions in the SAT Writing Section. Students will learn about the most common types of grammatical errors found in sentence improvement and . . . → Read More: SAT Review Part II: How to Earn a Perfect Score on the SAT Writing Section, Exclusive of the Essay

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SAT Review Part I: How to Earn a Perfect Score on the SAT Essay

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Community Room, 7 – 8pm

Space is limited, click here to register now!

Join us as students learn all the essential steps necessary for earning a perfect score on the SAT essay section. Attention will be paid to time management, organizing ideas, brainstorming relevant examples, crafting lucid prose, linking together & . . . → Read More: SAT Review Part I: How to Earn a Perfect Score on the SAT Essay

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End of Summer Reading Pizza Party!

Tuesday, August 21st @ 7 – 8 p.m. Community Room

For teens, ages 11 and up!

Teens are welcome to join us for our end of summer reading pizza party! All attendees will receive ‘Own the Night’ giveaways & 1 raffle ticket for the Grand Prize Drawings on September 5th!

The final day to log . . . → Read More: End of Summer Reading Pizza Party!

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Origami Lucky Stars!

Tuesday, August 14th @ 7 – 8:30 p.m. Children’s Program Room

For teens, ages 10 and up!

Own your very own night sky! Join us for a night of snacks & origami fun as we learn to make lucky stars! Teens can pick from our assortment of papers or decorate their own. Teens will be . . . → Read More: Origami Lucky Stars!

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Magic of the Night Dream Journals!

Tuesday, August 7th @ 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Children’s Program Room

For teens, ages 10 and up!

Join us as Nancy Leary, of Apple Annie Productions, teaches us how to make “Own the Night” dream journals using “Ebru,” the Turkish art of paper marbleizing. This art form is similar to tie-dying. Marbleize the characters of . . . → Read More: Magic of the Night Dream Journals!

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Ghost Hunting NJ & NYC!

Tuesday, July 24th @ 7 – 8:30 p.m. Community Room

For teens, ages 11 and up!

Ever get the feeling that a place is haunted, or that you may have just seen a ghost? Are you curious about visiting haunted places? Are you hooked on the unexplained? Come meet L’Aura, your Ghost Hunting travel guide, . . . → Read More: Ghost Hunting NJ & NYC!

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Tie-Dye Crafts

Tuesday, July 31st @ 7 – 8:30 p.m. Children’s Program Room

For teens ages 10 and up!

Join us as we dabble with tie-dying! Tie-dying designs are formed by applying different colors of dyes to various sections of fabric that has been folded and tied into patterns. All supplies will be provided. However, teens may . . . → Read More: Tie-Dye Crafts

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Book Art & Paper Crafts

Tuesday, July 17th @ 7 – 8:30 p.m. Children’s Program Room

For teens, ages 10 and up!

Join us as we indulge in some harmless destruction! Teens will get to choose a book from our craft selection and turn it into something else. Tear off the cover and make a pendant or a button; rip . . . → Read More: Book Art & Paper Crafts

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Teen Movie Night – John Carter

Who: Young Adults ages 13 – 18!

What: John Carter (Rated PG-13; 132 min)

Where: Community Room

When: August 9, 2012 @ 6:15 – 8:30 pm

Why: Big Screen…Free…FUN! (Click here to register now!)

Join us for a Teen screening of the movie John Carter starring Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, and Willem Dafoe. He was . . . → Read More: Teen Movie Night – John Carter

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Reading Buddies has begun!

Hi everyone and welcome to another summer @ FTPL!

Our Reading Buddies Program is about kick off. The first training session is Monday, June 18th @ 7pm in the Community Room. We are no longer accepting TEEN applications. However, KIDS may apply at the Children’s Reference Desk until June 29th!

. . . → Read More: Reading Buddies has begun!