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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Saturday Board Games!
Join us in the George Bruce Library Children's Room to play and enjoy classics board games, and card games, of all types and skill levels. (Ages: 3-12)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Toddler Coloring Color
Your favorite cartoon and superhero characters are waiting for you!!! Show your artistic self every morning at the kids coloring corner.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us every Saturday morning from 10am-12pm for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 10:15 a.m.
Yoga Story Time
Join Miss Rachel for Yoga Story Time! This program will include fun yoga poses, games, stories and songs using books as our guide. Come ready to move, laugh, and share the joy of Yoga! Ages 3+ (with an adult). Pre-registration required!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Let's Color!
Love to color? Come join us as you meet other neighborhood kids for an educational/ holiday related coloring session.
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time in which parents can share their love of books and the library with their young children. This family time is a great way to introduce the library and it's treasures to your child. Come in and listen to stories, sing songs, and move to bouncy rhymes with your baby or toddler. Then spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other parents. Don't forget to sign up for a library card so you can borrow books to read at…
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Play Date at the Library!
Little ones and their caregivers can meet at the 125th Street Library for a play date! Toys and space made available to get together and spend time with other families in our neighborhood! Ages 0-5yrs.
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Fitness Bingo
Get up and get moving in this active spin on the classic game of Bingo. Recommended for children ages 6 & up.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Science Saturday
Hands-on, interactive science for kids!
Dongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Sensory Story Time
While all children's programs at St. Goerge Library welcome all children, Sensory Story Time is specifically aimed for children who are more comfortable in a small group setting and may need special accomodations. In the Sensory Story Time, we incorporate songs, rhymes and movements as well as some sensory activities. Please sign up in advance by phone or emailing nobukowilson@nypl.org.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Minecraft
Learn the basics taught by a newbie to the game- Miss Mars! Space is limited! First come, first served!
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Saturday Baby & Me
Songs, rhymes, interactive stories and playtime for infants ages 0-18 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Coloring club
Use your creativity to color in your favorite characters and seasonal scenes. Crayons and coloring sheets on different themes are provided.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
New York Therapy Dogs R.E.A.D.
Come read to a therapy dog! These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can't wait for you to come read them a story. Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! For ages 6-12. Pre-registration required for each 20 minute slot.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Pre-K Storytime
A library program for preschoolers 3 - 5 years old and their caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books, action songs, and related activities.
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft Club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Play Minecraft using the library's laptops or Xbox in the Community Room. Ages 7-17
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Read to Fritz, our New York Therapy Dog!
Come read to our therapy dog Fritz! These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can't wait for you to come read them a story. Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! Pre-registration is required for each 15-minute slot and opens 1 week in advance. For ages 5 and up. Available every Saturday in the children's story time room.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Kid's Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Daddy, Mommy & Me
Stories, songs and rhymes for families to enjoy together. For children ages 2-4.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
Today
@ 12 noon
Dance and Theatrical Classes
Teens and children ( 3 to 12) will learn many types of dances like salsa and will perform in theatrical presentations, plays, dramas, drumming, storytelling, and much more! Share your culture and learn about the culture of others. Classes and instruction by professional and internationally acclaimed artists Xiomara Evans and Marni Rice.
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 12 noon
Video GamingAguilar LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 12 noon
Movie Time
Join us for an afternoon of fun watching a movie.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Coloring for the Entire Family!
Kids have enjoyed coloring for years. Now, adults are finding it to be both calming and therapeutic. So, why not color as an entire family? Well, here’s your chance. Join us for this coloring session where you can relax, unwind, and just color. Bring your own coloring sheets or use the sheets we provide, the choice is yours. For all ages.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Adults,
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Coloring for the Entire Family!
Kids have enjoyed coloring for years. Now, adults are finding it to be both calming and therapeutic. So, why not color as an entire family? Well, here’s your chance. Join us for this coloring session where you can relax, unwind, and just color. Bring your own coloring sheets or use the sheets we provide, the choice is yours. For all ages.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Adults,
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
Get Your Game On: READ!
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration of All Ages Interactive musical delivering the performing arts in creative, hands-on musical experiences for kids of all ages. Become a "star on stage" in this unique and creative concert experience. Original songs are specifically created for each theme and age group attending performance. Presented by Presley and Melody.
Allerton LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Chess Club for Tweens and Teens
Are you a tween or teen who loves chess? Or are you a tween or teen who loves chess and wants to learn how to play better? Or are you a tween or teen who does not play chess but wants to learn? Come to our Tween and Teen Chess Club! We meet every Saturday, from 1pm to 3pm, on the 1st Floor of the Chatham Square Library. An experienced chess player will be present every week to provide assistance. We hope to see you there! And if you have questions, please call us at 212-964-6598.
Chatham Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Fossil Sculpting Presentation with David Lindeman
Sculptor David Lindeman (whose work is currently on display in the Stapleton Library Community Room) will give a presentation showing the process of sculpting dinosaur fossils from raw materials. All ages welcome.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Children,
Families,
Adults
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Open Craft Hour
Calling all creative crafters! Let your imagination run wild with our big box of craft supples. Make something cool and crafty to take home. For ages 6-16.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Canceled
FREE HOMEWORK HELP - PM SESSION
Reading Help from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Help from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens on that Saturday. From 2PM - 4PM
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Cinema Saturday presents "Lilo & Stitch"
An evil creator has created a little creature by genetic experimentation. The creator and creature are sent to prison. The creature escapes and heads for Earth where he tries to impersonate a dog. Bent on self preservation, he plans to use a human shield to protect him from the aliens sent to recapture him. Earth girl, Lilo, adopts the 'dog, ' gives him the nameStitch, and actually developes an emotional attachment to the little creature. Lilo'sdysfunctional family consists only of her sister Na…
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Family Movie Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Families
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Fashion Studio NYC
Learn about fashion and sewing and make your own creation.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Matinee
Enjoy a Saturday afternoon movie at the library! Join us for a popular, kid-friendly movie matinee beginning at 2:00 pm.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Family Films at the Library
Come to the New Amsterdam Library on Saturday afternoon and enjoy a fun family film. June 4, 2016 Title: Kung Fu Panda (1hr & 32mins) In the Valley of Peace, Po the Panda finds himself chosen as the Dragon Warrior despite the fact that he is obese and a complete novice at martial arts. June 11, 2016 Title: Kung Fu Panda 2 (1hr & 31mins) Po and his friends fight to stop a peacock villain from conquering China with a deadly new weapon, but first the Dragon Warrior must come…
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
Children,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Family Fun Time
Wondering what to do on a Saturday afternoon? Come to the library for fun time together with a craft, a movie or board games!
Tremont LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Time for Children
Bring your own snacks! Movie begins at 2:00pm.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Day
Saturdays in June 2 p.m. Hunt’s Point Library, Second Floor Children’s Room This month’s movies will be all about Daddies and Our Summer Reading Theme Which is “Get in the Game: Read!” Saturday, June 11th : Air Bud: World Pup Saturday, June 18th: Finding Nemo: Since Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19th, we will be making Father and Son Clownfish with our handprints. Saturday: June 25th: In honor of this year’s Summer Reading theme, we will be showing Space Jam. MOVIES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANG…
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2:30 p.m.
Taller Familiar Educación Financiera Básica
Taller Familiar Educación Financiera Básica presentado por En este taller aprenderás: Entender la importancia de una buena comunicación en familia con respecto al dinero. Cómo hacer un presupuesto y por qué es importante Los niños aprenderán: Ahorrar, gastar y compartir el dinero Este taller es para toda la familia Temas: Familia y Finanzas, Presupuesto y Taller de Niños Mejora tu futuro financiero aprendiendo a manejar tu dinero Los talleres son Gratis y En español Inscríbete a lo…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Families,
Immigrants
Today
@ 2:30 p.m.
Saturday Story Time
Join us on the caterpillar carpet for stories, songs, actions rhymes and more!
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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