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Sunday, December 21, 2014
3 p.m.Family Read Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For children ages 3-8.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tour - "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography exhibition. Meet at Gottesman exhibition hall entrance. There is no charge for this tour.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children
Monday, December 22, 2014
9:30 a.m.Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood! For ages 0-18 months. Limited to 50 babies and their caregivers; first-come first-served.
Battery Park City Library
Array
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:15 a.m.Toddler Tales
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. This program is limited to 25 participants. Tickets will be given out on a first come, first served basis.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Program limited to 15 children. Tickets distributed when doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Stories, interactive games, songs and finger plays. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger. For ages 12 months to 3 years old with parent/caregiver.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 a.m.Baby Playtime
Babies can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For children ages 0-18 months.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11 a.m.Monday Morning Cartoons
Come watch some of your favorite cartoons! Each week there will be a different cartoon you will watch.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.TODDLER TIME
Picture book stories, songs, and crafts for children ages 18-36 months.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - French
This Fall Bilingual Birdies takes you on a journey to honor the changing colors of the leaves, celebrate different fruits for the harvest, explore the sun and the moon, and learn about various modes of transportation in Spanish, French or Mandarin! Bilingual musicians teach theme-related vocabulary through live music, dance, and engaging puppetry! Recommended for children of all ages.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.All Join In!
Come to the library for stories, songs, action rhymes and more! Have fun meeting other little ones in the area and their caregivers. For ages 0-3.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers (birth to 12 months)
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.Baby Bounce
Non-walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other babies in the neighborhood. Walking toddlers are encouraged to join us in our Wednesday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.Toddler Tales
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. This program is limited to 25 participants. Tickets will be given out on a first come, first served basis.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
Sit down with staff for an individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open/use a new e-mail account, save/attach documents, copy/paste, create/edit MS Word documents, create a Power Point presentation, use the Internet, HomeWork Help, NYPL resources, download NYPL e-books, etc. In person pre registration required Audience: Adults, 50+, Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years), and Children (School Age)
Edenwald LibraryAdults
11:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Program limited to 15 children. Tickets distributed when doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing fun songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with their parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Baby Space!
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-18 months.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Baby Lapsit/Storytime
Babies from 0-18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Harlem LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonPre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other Pre-Schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12 noonBaby Playtime
Babies can listen to music, play with toys and books, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12:15 p.m.Active Toddler Time
Stories, action songs, picture books, and fingerplays, with an emphasis on interaction and movement. Toddlers 18 months to pre-schoolers (4 years old) with their parent or caregiver are welcome to attend. Program begins promptly at 12:15 p.m. Recommended for ages 18 months to 4 years. Important! Please note: The 2ND FLOOR CHILDREN’S ROOM WILL BE CLOSED FOR RENOVATION from December 1st through December 13th. Programs will be held downstairs in the Community Room. Take the elevator down to the…
Seward Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing fun songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with their parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours -"Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography exhibition. Meet at Gottesman exhibition hall entrance. There is no charge for this tour.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children
1:15 p.m.New Walkers Storytime (12-17 months)
Babies from 12-17 months old (walking with assistance) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis. Please note: Children that are walking independently should attend our toddler program on Thursday mornings.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
1:30 p.m.Free Tutoring
Free tutoring for kids (homework, class work, tests), teens (homework, class work, tests), adults (civil service exams, professional tests, college tests). Ask the staff at the public service desk where you can find the tutor. Mondays from 1:30- 3:30 pm and Wednesdays 2:00- 4:00 pm
Clason's Point Library, Children's RoomAdults,
Children,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Wii are Playing!
Children learn to develop social skills by playing Wii with one another in an open area rug. All games played are family friendly and have multiple player options. Come by and join us!
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Baby Playtime
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play with toys (provided by the library), listen to music, and socialize with others. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2:30 p.m.Homework Lounge
Pull out your books and let's get our homework done!!! (Ages 5-11).
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:45 p.m.Wii Gaming
Join us for an afternoon of fun and video games, as kids are able to play each other on Nintendo Wii! Ages 5-12!
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Kids Tech Time
An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children. (Ages 5 -12)
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Crafternoons
Kids can enjoy a small craft and coloring page. For kids ages 4-8 years old with a parent/caregiver.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.MINECRAFT, LAP-TOP LOUNGE
Join your friends on a MINECRAFT journey as you play one of todays most sought after computer-video games!
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.A Christmast Carol
A live theater performance based on Charles Dickens’s classic tale of the old miser Ebenezer Scrooge. Presented by the Traveling Lantern Theatre Company. Recommended for children ages 4 to 12 years old.
Allerton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.The Holiday Show
Stories and song celebrating Christmas, kwanzaa and Hanukah. Presented by Linda Humes for children ages 5 and older.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Homework Help
Could you use some help with your homework? Volunteers from Bard High School Early College are here to assist students in grades K-5 achieve their best on school assignments!
Hamilton Fish Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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