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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
6 p.m.A Swarm, a Flock, a Host - Mark Doty, Darren Waterston - An Art and Literature Series Event with an Accompanying Exhibtion
FREE - Berger Forum doors open at 5:30 p.m. In this event National Book Award-winning poet Mark Doty and prominent artist Darren Waterston have an in-depth discussion about their stunning new book, A Swarm, a Flock, a Host: A Compendium of Creatures. Twelve original prints, created by Waterston for the book, are on exhibit during this event. Darren Waterston, intaglio print with aquatint. Plate IX from A Swarm, A Flock, A Host: A Compendium of Creatures, 2012. Courtesy of Fine Arts Museums of S…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger ForumAdults
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
5:30 p.m.Teddy Bear Sleepover!
Did you ever wonder what your stuffed animals do at night? Bring your second favorite stuffed animal to a library sleepover! Begin the night with bedtime stories and a nighttime snack and then kiss your animal goodnight so they can begin their sleepover. Don't forget to wear your pajamas! Find out what they did when you pick them up the following day! Pickup begins Thursday after 2pm All Ages Welcomed! Pre-Registration Required. Sign-up at the Children's Desk
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Saturday, January 25, 2014
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion Group: Life Of PI by Martel Yann
The son of a zookeeper, Pi Patel has an encyclopedic knowledge of animal behavior and a fervent love stories.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
7 p.m.Canceled
Pajama Storytime
Put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal to the Library! Join the Children's Librarian in reading favorite stories. Recommended for ages 5-12.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
4 p.m.Children’s and Teen Movie: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
It's always been Flint Lockwood's dream to be recognized as a great inventor, but everything changes when he discovers that his most infamous machine (which turns water into food) is still operating and is now creating food-animal hybrids - "foodimals!" With the fate of humanity in his hands, Chester sends Flint and his friends on a dangerously delicious mission, battling hungry tacodiles, shrimpanzees, apple pie-thons, double bacon cheespiders and other food creatures to save the world again!95…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thursday, February 6, 2014
4 p.m.Heart Animal Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
6 p.m.Erotic Romance Author Panel
Polar vortex got you down? Come heat things up with some of NYC's hottest erotic romance authors! These ladies will be discussing the nitty-gritty of writing sizzling hot romance. Alyssa Cole (moderator) is a Brooklyn-based science editor, pop culture nerd, and romance junkie. In addition to writing, she hosts a Romance Book Club and teaches romance writing at the Jefferson Market Library. When she's not busy traveling, learning French, and, of course, writing, she can be found curled up in bed…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
12 noonCanceled
HEART Workshops
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Parkchester LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Canceled
HEART Workshops
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Castle Hill LibraryChildren
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
12 noonCanceled
HEART Workshops
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Parkchester LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Canceled
HEART Workshops
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Castle Hill LibraryChildren
Thursday, February 20, 2014
12 noonCanceled
HEART Workshops
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Parkchester LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Animal Mask Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m.Canceled
HEART Workshops
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Castle Hill LibraryChildren
Friday, February 21, 2014
12 noonCanceled
HEART Workshops
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Parkchester LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Canceled
HEART Workshops
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Castle Hill LibraryChildren
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
7 p.m.Pajama Storytime
Put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal to the Library! Join the Children's Librarian in reading favorite stories. Recommended for ages 5-12.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
5 p.m.Family Movie Night - Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2
Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Families
Thursday, March 13, 2014
12 noonASPCA
Showcase collection on animal welfare.
Mott Haven LibraryAdults
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
7 p.m.Pajama Storytime
Put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal to the Library! Join the Children's Librarian in reading favorite stories. Recommended for ages 5-12.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, April 7, 2014
3:30 p.m.Read with Marconi
Children ages 5-12 years sign up to read with Marconi for 15 minute intervals the first Monday of every month. Do you love to read? Do you love dogs? If you do, sign up for a one-on-one session with Marconi and read aloud to him! All sessions are under the supervision of a certified therapy animal owner. For ages 5 and up. Please sign up at the children's front desk or call us at 212-679-2645 for a guaranteed spot .
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
6 p.m.LiteracyINC Presents: Pajama Night!
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC. Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Saturday, April 12, 2014
3 p.m.Come, Sit, R.E.A.D
Did you know? Dogs can't read but they sure are good listeners! Once upon a wag, there were specially trained animal assisted therapy dogs wishing that a child would read them a story. And their wish came true at the 67th Street Branch Library. Please pre-register for a selected date and time. These sweet and gentle dogs are waiting to listen to you read. Ages 5 - 12.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
5 p.m.New York Writers Workshop presents: Writing for Children
Writing for Children in the 21st Century Whether you’re talking about picture books or teen novels, children’s books today are not your grandfather's bedtime stories! Learn how the market for children’s fiction has evolved and how to give your own stories the “spank of life” in this workshop for those interested in writing for children. Bio: Allison Estes has taught writing workshops for nearly 20 years, and has written numerous titles for children and adults. Her last boo…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Teachers,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Adults,
Teachers
Monday, April 28, 2014
3:30 p.m.Come, Sit, R.E.A.D
Did you know? Dogs can't read but they sure are good listeners! Once upon a wag, there were specially trained animal assisted therapy dogs wishing that a child would read them a story. And their wish came true at the 67th Street Branch Library. Please pre-register for a selected date and time. These sweet and gentle dogs are waiting to listen to you read. Ages 5 - 12.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
6 p.m.Canceled
LiteracyINC Presents: Pajama Night!
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC. Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Monday, May 5, 2014
3:30 p.m.Read with Marconi
Children ages 5-12 years sign up to read with Marconi for 15 minute intervals the first Monday of every month. Do you love to read? Do you love dogs? If you do, sign up for a one-on-one session with Marconi and read aloud to him! All sessions are under the supervision of a certified therapy animal owner. For ages 5 and up. Please sign up at the children's front desk or call us at 212-679-2645 for a guaranteed spot .
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
3:30 p.m.Come, Sit, R.E.A.D
Did you know? Dogs can't read but they sure are good listeners! Once upon a wag, there were specially trained animal assisted therapy dogs wishing that a child would read them a story. And their wish came true at the 67th Street Branch Library. Please pre-register for a selected date and time. These sweet and gentle dogs are waiting to listen to you read. Ages 5 - 12.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Join us for Movie Time. Enjoy your favorite children's movies at the library. Snacks are welcome! May 7: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (PG). Running time: 95 minutes. Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids. (IMDb) May 14: Frozen (PG). Running time: 102 minutes. Fearless optimist Anna teams up with K…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
Monday, May 12, 2014
3:30 p.m.Jaws, Paws & Claws - Animal Wisdom Tales
Stories presented by LuAnn Adams for children ages 4 to 8 years old.
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
3:30 p.m.Animal Tales
Fabulous stories and songs of the animals and other creatures in our world. For children of all ages.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Join us for Movie Time. Enjoy your favorite children's movies at the library. Snacks are welcome! May 7: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (PG). Running time: 95 minutes. Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids. (IMDb) May 14: Frozen (PG). Running time: 102 minutes. Fearless optimist Anna teams up with K…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
Saturday, May 17, 2014
3 p.m.Come, Sit, R.E.A.D
Did you know? Dogs can't read but they sure are good listeners! Once upon a wag, there were specially trained animal assisted therapy dogs wishing that a child would read them a story. And their wish came true at the 67th Street Branch Library. Please pre-register for a selected date and time. These sweet and gentle dogs are waiting to listen to you read. Ages 5 - 12.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, May 19, 2014
3:30 p.m.Come, Sit, R.E.A.D
Did you know? Dogs can't read but they sure are good listeners! Once upon a wag, there were specially trained animal assisted therapy dogs wishing that a child would read them a story. And their wish came true at the 67th Street Branch Library. Please pre-register for a selected date and time. These sweet and gentle dogs are waiting to listen to you read. Ages 5 - 12.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Join us for Movie Time. Enjoy your favorite children's movies at the library. Snacks are welcome! May 7: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (PG). Running time: 95 minutes. Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids. (IMDb) May 14: Frozen (PG). Running time: 102 minutes. Fearless optimist Anna teams up with K…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
Friday, May 23, 2014
10 a.m.PS 57 @ TH
Students visited the library to uses resrouces to help them with their unit about animal habitats. A story was read, they searhced for books, found information, and did an art project about animal habitats.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Join us for Movie Time. Enjoy your favorite children's movies at the library. Snacks are welcome! May 7: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (PG). Running time: 95 minutes. Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids. (IMDb) May 14: Frozen (PG). Running time: 102 minutes. Fearless optimist Anna teams up with K…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
Monday, June 2, 2014
3:30 p.m.Come, Sit, R.E.A.D
Did you know? Dogs can't read but they sure are good listeners! Once upon a wag, there were specially trained animal assisted therapy dogs wishing that a child would read them a story. And their wish came true at the 67th Street Branch Library. Please pre-register for a selected date and time. These sweet and gentle dogs are waiting to listen to you read. Ages 5 - 12.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Scavenger Hunt - Animal dads
A hunting game using the Intenet/library resources to find answers to a list of questions/clues about "how animal fathers help raise their young".
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
3:30 p.m.Animal Odyssey
Come join naturalists from the New Canaan Nature Center for an awesome after school animal adventure! This six-week odyssey will take participants on a hands-on journey throughout the animal kingdom. Each week will feature visits from 1-2 live animal ambassadors, plus experiments and investigations using real animal artifacts to discover more about a variety of amazing creatures – big & small. For ages 7 and older. Limited to 25 participants. First come, first served (ask for ticket at th…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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