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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, November 24, 2014
11 a.m.Book Talk: Adult Reading Club.Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.After School Lounge
We invite all students to come to the library after school to enjoy an afternoon of fun, reading, studying, homework, or just getting together with friends. Every weekday after school from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Sedgwick Library, Story Hour AreaChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Bring UR Snack!
Children are welcome to bring their OWN snacks after school and eat them in the children's reading room on the second floor. We do not provide the snacks.
West Farms LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Reading Time Tremont LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Crafty Storytime
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. A craft related to the stories will follow. For ages 4 to 12 years old.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6:30 p.m.Romance Book Club: Thankless in Death
For our November romance book club, we are reading Thankless in Death by J.D. Robb (Nora Roberts.) Please join us in the Mae West community room, on the 3rd floor of the Jefferson Market library. As the household of NYPSD Lieutenant Eve Dallas and her billionaire husband Roarke prepares for an invasion of family and friends for Thanksgiving, an ungrateful son decides to stop the nagging from his parents - by ending their lives. Soon Jerald Reinhold is working his way through anyone who has e…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
11 a.m.Preschool Story Hour
Preschool stories for children and their caregivers. An hour of fun reading, singing, dancing or crafts.
Tremont LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12:30 p.m.Creative Sculpture Workshop: A Media Medley
This 4 week autumn workshop for adults, sponsored in partnership with Sculptors Alliance Inc., and led by artist Yasmin Gur, will take you on an exciting journey to explore various sculptural media. A different material will be introduced and demonstrated each week, including plastiline, Styrofoam, wire, and cardboard. We'll learn several easy and effective modeling and construction methods, and you’ll be able to complete one or more sculptures. These may be taken home or displayed in the readin…
Tompkins Square Library, BasementAdults
3:30 p.m.After School Lounge
We invite all students to come to the library after school to enjoy an afternoon of fun, reading, studying, homework, or just getting together with friends. Every weekday after school from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.HOMEWORK HELP !
Teen volunteers are here to help with homework, read to children or to listen to your child practice reading. Tuesday Afternoons 3:30 pm -5:30 pm Group math tutoring will be available on select Saturday mornings during the school year for all ages. Please inquire Melrose branch.
Melrose LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Bring UR Snack!
Children are welcome to bring their OWN snacks after school and eat them in the children's reading room on the second floor. We do not provide the snacks.
West Farms LibraryChildren
3:30 p.m.Tuesdays Math & Reading Tutoring - Prek - 8th Grade
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens that day. By Staten Island Technical High School volunteers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Read Aloud Stories
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Wakefield LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Read aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Tuesday's Tales
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Read Aloud Stories
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincon de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English!/ Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividadse de lectura
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
4 p.m.Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincon de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English!/ Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividadse de lectura
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
10:30 a.m.Toddler Storytime
For ages 3 to 5 years. A librarian shares favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Young and Restless: Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 16 months to 36 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. This storytime is for toddlers and parents/caregivers and is limited to 30 children. If the program is full please enjoy reading to your child or working on a puzzle in our Children's Room on the 1st Floor Ages 16 - 36 months
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Peek-A-Book & Books
Come, sing songs, play bouncing rhymes games, and listen to stories and begin your babies lifetime love of reading. This age appropriate program is a perfect introduction to the library for you and your baby. When parents and caregivers participate in this special storytime your baby gets the most from this early learning experience. Our baby story time is for babies ages 4 months to 15 months and parents/caregivers. Ages 4 months to 15 months.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2 p.m.Baby Lapsit Storytime
Join us as we sing songs, play bouncing rhymes games, listen to stories, and begin your baby's lifetime love of reading. This age-appropriate program is a perfect introduction to the library for you and your baby. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of Baby Lapsit Storytime. Since babies are easly distracted and space is limited, latecomers will not be admitted. Limited to the first 30 babies and their caregivers. Ages 3 months to 17 months Note that the wheelchair lift is only for p…
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.After School Lounge
We invite all students to come to the library after school to enjoy an afternoon of fun, reading, studying, homework, or just getting together with friends. Every weekday after school from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Bring UR Snack!
Children are welcome to bring their OWN snacks after school and eat them in the children's reading room on the second floor. We do not provide the snacks.
West Farms LibraryChildren
3:30 p.m. Reading 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
Parkchester LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Ven Conmigo! / Come with Me!
Students are exposed to the Spanish language through music and stories, which support emergent literacy and early language skills. Reading is the ability to interact with a text, understand and use it for specific purposes. This class, will help children discover new phrases in Spanish that they will use once they leave the classroom. The phrases chosen are very practical and Pre-reading activities include learning the alphabet and the phonemes of the Spanish language, talking about common objec…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Kiddie Storytime
Come join us as we share our favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. *For ages 11 & under. Caregivers welcome.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Reading Is Central: Preschool Story Time
Stories and songs for 3-5 year olds.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, November 27, 2014
3:30 p.m.After School Lounge
We invite all students to come to the library after school to enjoy an afternoon of fun, reading, studying, homework, or just getting together with friends. Every weekday after school from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, November 28, 2014
11:30 a.m. eLibrary Hour @ 115th
eLibrary Hour Learn how to use Overdrive and check out library ebooks on your computer, Kindle, Nook and iPad. For a hands on experience, please bring your laptop and eReading devices.
115th Street LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.READING ALOUD
A Librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For ages 5 to 8 years old.
Richmondtown LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.After School Lounge
We invite all students to come to the library after school to enjoy an afternoon of fun, reading, studying, homework, or just getting together with friends. Every weekday after school from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren
3:30 p.m.Bring UR Snack!
Children are welcome to bring their OWN snacks after school and eat them in the children's reading room on the second floor. We do not provide the snacks.
West Farms LibraryChildren
Saturday, November 29, 2014
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
A Librarian will share favorite Picture Books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For children ages 3 to 8.
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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