Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation
Search

Events

Share

The New York Public Library offers more than 80,000 programs annually, serving everyone from toddlers to teens to seniors. Use any or all of the filters below to find an event that interests you. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Adults Teens/Young Adults Children
Bronx Manhattan Staten Island
(mm/dd/yyyy)

41 events found.

Page 1 of 2 Next
Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, June 2
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Three Person Concert
A Summer Reading Kick-Off for All Ages The Bilingual Birdies Band will ignite your summer reading challenge with live guitars, percussionists, and trumpet players! Invite us to encourage the importance of reading books in English, Spanish, French, or Mandarin to diverse families who attend your branch! Our 45-minute high energy concert set will have everyone dancing and singing about books, adventures, and reading while learning new vocabulary in a second language. This is the perfect way to ge…
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 6
@ 6 p.m.
Inspired by Flamenco
Spanish guitarist Pablo Giménez offers a solo recital exploring classical guitar’s roots in the Flamenco tradition. Enjoy a diverse program of guitar solos by classical composers Torroba, Albéniz, and Falla, paired with flamenco works by Escudero, Sabicas, and Paco de Lucía. During the recital Giménez will also share a a preview of the upcoming documentary film “Instrumental Places: The Granada Guitar." Reserve your seat HERE starting May 6 (If you need assistance with online reservations…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Wed, June 8
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Storytime
Enjoy stories, songs, and more fun activities in Spanish and English. Nurture early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment. Recommended for children ages 6 & under and their parents/caregivers.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, June 8
@ 12:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Ceremonial Origins of Salsa
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration for All Ages This program presents instruments, music, and lyrics used in the African, Taino and Spanish Catholic rituals that provide a base for Salsa.
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, June 10
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Storytime
Ms. Gomez will share her favorite songs, rhymes, and books in English and Spanish. For ages 18 months - 5 years.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, June 11
@ 1 p.m.
Sing Your Way 2 Spanish!
Come Sing Your Way 2 Spanish! with Carlos and company. This highly participatory workshop creates the ideal stress free environment for language learning. You’ll get so caught up singing the catchy melodies and doing the choreographed movements that you won’t even realize how much Spanish you’re learning in the process. Can you think of a more enjoyable and unforgettable way to learn a language? If it feels like a fiesta, then it must be Sing Your Way 2 Spanish! Presented by Carlos Lazarus…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Wed, June 22
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Storytime
Enjoy stories, songs, and more fun activities in Spanish and English. Nurture early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment. Recommended for children ages 6 & under and their parents/caregivers.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, June 23
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Concert
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration of All Ages Flor Bromley will play some of her favorite tunes in English and Spanish. With original songs and Archibald the puppet as her guest artist. Flor will create an interactive experience for children and families of all ages that will end in a big FIESTA. A perfect kick-off show for the season. Songs include “Crazy for Books/Amo los Libros” a song that encourages kids to read.
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 23
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: Thrusday, June 23 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Thu, June 23
@ 6 p.m.
Hora Del Cuento
Leeremos Libros En Español Para Niños.Todos son bienvenidos. Read aloud in spanish, everyone is welcomed.
South Beach LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, June 24
@ 3:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Social Security and Medicare: The Basics
Sonia Ayala from the Social Security Administration discusses issues such as basic retirement eligibility, working after retirement, Social Security’s online services, how and when to contact Social Security , and when to file for Medicare. Sonia Ayala joined the Social Security Administration as a Claims Representative in 2005, and has worked in both the East Bronx and Midtown, New York Social Security offices. As a bilingual (Spanish-English) claims representative, she interviews applica…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, June 29
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
St. George Library Summer Reading Carnival
Join us on the front lawn of the St. George Library as we kick-off our Summer Reading Program! Get ready for a summer filled with reading, fabulous library programs, prizes, and fun! SRPKickOffCarnivalFlyer2016.pdf SRPKickOffCarnivalFlyer2016.pdf SRPKickOffCarnivalFlyer2016Spanish.pdf
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, July 1
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 1
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 5
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: French
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 7
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 8
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 8
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 12
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 12
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Ceremonial Origins of Salsa
A Summer Reading Program This program presents instruments, music, and lyrics used in the African, Taino and Spanish Catholic rituals that provide a base for Salsa. Presented by Jose Obando. For ages 5 and older.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 12
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: French
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 13
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 14
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 15
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 15
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 19
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: French
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 21
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 22
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 22
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: French
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 26
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: Tuesday, July 26 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, July 27
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Three Person Concert
A Summer Reading Program The Bilingual Birdies Band will ignite your summer reading challenge with live guitars, percussionists, and trumpet players! Invite us to encourage the importance of reading books in English, Spanish, French, or Mandarin to diverse families who attend your branch! Our 45-minute high energy concert set will have everyone dancing and singing about books, adventures, and reading while learning new vocabulary in a second language. This is the perfect way to get everyone exc…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 28
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 16
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: August 16 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Mon, September 19
@ 2 p.m.
Classic Movie Monday: Young Bess
1 hour 52 Minutes, 1953 (Biography,Drama,History) Starring: Jean Simmons, Stewart Granger, and Deborah Kerr Storyline: Chronicles the life of queen Elizabeth I, Before she became the queen of England. Apart from taking part in the court intrigues, she is unhappily in love with admiral Thomas Seymour, and dreams of building a navy to match the portuguese and the Spanish.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Tue, September 20
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: September 20 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Tue, November 22
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: November 22 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, November 30
@ 6 p.m.
Hélio Oiticica: Folding the Frame / Irene V. Small & Molly Nesbit
On the occasion of the publication of Hélio Oiticica: Folding the Frame, author Irene V. Small discusses art, archives, experimentation, and historical method with award-winning art historian Molly Nesbit. Hélio Oiticica (1937–80) was one of the most brilliant Brazilian artists of the 1960s and 1970s. He was a forerunner of participatory art, and his melding of geometric abstraction and bodily engagement has influenced contemporary artists from Cildo Meireles and Ricardo Basbaum to Gabriel O…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste AuditoriumAdults
Page 1 of 2 Next

Chat with a librarian now