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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
11 a.m.Young and Restless: Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 17 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 17 - 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 3 months to 16 months and parents/caregivers. Ages 3 months to 16 months.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers can sing songs, listen to stories, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers can sing songs, listen to stories, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Reading Aloud
A staff member will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
3 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 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
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.Reading Is Central: Preschool Story Time
Stories and songs for 3-5 year olds.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 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 p.m.Celebrate National Reading Month with Curious George!
Join us as we kick-off National Reading Month at the South Beach Library with stoytime activities featuring the lovable Curious George! Cameras encouraged. For All Ages. Presented by WNET NY Public Media.
South Beach LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, March 5, 2015
10:30 a.m.NYPL.ORG 101
NYPL.ORG 101 Introduction to New York Public Library’s Website This class provides a brief introduction to Library’s website. Learn how to manage your account, place holds, create reading list, search databases and more. In addition, learn about what programs and services that is to be found throughout all locations of the New York Public Library.
Melrose LibraryAdults
2 p.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 3 months to 16 months and parents/caregivers. Ages 3 months to 16 months.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3 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 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Story Time for All!
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For all ages.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Stories and More: A Story Time for ages 3-7 years
Join us for an afternoon of stories, songs, games and activities to keep your children excited about reading.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Reading Aloud and Coloring Craft
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. After stories stay for a coloring page! For ages 3 to 12 years old.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Friday, March 6, 2015
10 a.m.FREE AARP Tax -Aide and Preparation at the George Bruce Library
Times: Fridays, February 27 through April 10, 2015, from 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM Location: 2nd Floor Children's Reading Room of the George Bruce Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: current year's tax forms and preparation booklet; copy of last years income tax return(s); W-2 forms from eac…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults
2 p.m.The Seated Stage: Play Reading, 2-3p.m. Exploring Shakespeare's Plays
January 9:The Merchant of Venice, Act 1 February 6: The Merchant of Venice, Act 2 March 6: The Merchant of Venice, Act 3 April 10: The Merchant of Venice, Acts 4 & 5
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
2 p.m.Standing Down A Reading and Discussion Group for Veterans
Standing Down: From Warrior to Civilian is a new reading and discussion series for veterans. It is held in the informal setting of your local library and based on a special collection of writing by and about men and women who have served in the military and made the transition back into civilian life. Standing Down includes writing ranging from Homer’s Iliad to personal accounts by members of the US Armed Forces. The program is open to service members of all eras and is free. You w…
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
3 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 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
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 3 to 8 years old.
Richmondtown LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Italian 101 for Teens
Learning to Speak Italian! will provide free classes in basic Italian for adults. It is structured to give students basic literacy in reading, writing and speaking Italian. Material to be covered in this course includes: Alphabet, Colors, Numbers Days of the Week, Month/Year, Seasons and Songs, Small Dialogues, Grammar, Articles (Definite, Indefinite), Singular and Plural, Gender (Male and Female), Reading and Comprehension. Sign up is necessary. Seats are limited.
Huguenot Park 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
6 p.m.A creative writing workshop with Jessica Lanay Moore of Poets and Writers
Well-rounded characters jump off the page and seduce readers of fiction and memoir. How do writers achieve this? This workshop will focus on writing the faulty protagonist and working against the all-seeing, all knowing, narrative voice. Even the saintliest of characters have flaws and these are often the qualities that make them real to readers, who must continue reading to find out what will happen to them in the end. Sponsored by the Bronx Council on the Arts.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Saturday, March 7, 2015
11 a.m.FREE MATH AND READING TUTORING - AM SESSION
Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Come register in person. Sign-up list will start when Library opens that day. Saturdays from 11am to 1pm.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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
11 a.m.Family Story Time
Take a break from Saturday errands and join us at the library for stories, songs, and bouncy rhymes for you and your baby or toddler. Spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other neighborhood parents.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
11:30 a.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
1 p.m.The Friends of Dickens New York
The Friends of Dickens are a monthly book discussion group that focus on the works of Charles Dickens. For the 2014-2015 season, the group will be reading Nicholas Nickelby. For more information, please visit http://thefriendsofdickens.org/Home_Page.php
Epiphany LibraryAdults
1:30 p.m.Julius Caesar presented by the Instant Shakespeare Company
Join us for a dramatic, staged reading of William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. Beware the ides of March! For Bard fans of all ages.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
2 p.m.FREE MATH AND READING TUTORING - PM SESSION
Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Come register in person. Sign-up list will start when Library opens that day. Saturdays from 2PM to 4PM
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Riverside Poets Workshop
Free monthly Poetry Open Mike and Program. The Riverside Poets reading their favorite poems. -->
Riverside LibraryAdults
3 p.m.A Cultural History of French Film, 1895-1945: A Five Session Course
France is considered the birthplace of cinema and has always been at the center of developments in the medium. This class explores the rich history of French film from its origins in late nineteenth century until the end of the Second World War in terms of larger issues in French culture, society, aesthetics, and politics. We will examine the following celebrated periods in French film style: Early Silent Cinema, the Avant-Garde, Surrealism, Poetic Realism, and filmmaking under the German occupa…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
3 p.m.Tales from Dr. Seuss: a National Reading Month Celebration
Join us as we kick-off National Reading Month at the Children's Center with stoyteller LuAnn Adams and a surprise special guest! Recommended for children ages 4-8. Space is limited. First come, first served. Presented in partnership with WNET NY Public Media.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
Sunday, March 8, 2015
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
Monday, March 9, 2015
3 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 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.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 5-12. Pre-registration required for each 20 minute slot.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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
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
4 p.m.Book Lounge
Come in and enjoy a good book. You'll be updated on new reading material and whats trending. You'll also get the chance to read aloud what ever material you like.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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