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Monday, October 27, 2014
4 p.m.Picture Book Time
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. A simple craft activity follows after reading.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
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.Picture Book Time
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. A simple craft activity follows after reading.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
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: Heather Graham's The Hexed
For October's romance book club meeting, we are reading Heather Graham's The Hexed. Place a copy on hold, and join us in the Mae West community room on the library's third floor! Moving into the cabin she inherited from her great-aunt Mina, who spoke to the dead, Devin Lyle is drawn into the world of the supernatural when she is led to a body in the woods by a ghost and teams up with Craig Rockwell, a member of the FBI's team of paranormal investigators, to find the truth.
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, October 28, 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
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 p.m.Epiphany Book Discussion: My Beloved World
This month we will be reading the memoir My Beloved World written by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. With startling candor and intimacy, Sotomayor recounts her life from a Bronx housing project to the federal bench, a progress that is testament to her extraordinary determination and the power of believing in oneself. **Copies are available at the branch
Epiphany 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 LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Reading AloudClason's Point LibraryChildren,
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.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.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.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.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
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.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
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
5 p.m.Walk Into eBooks
Join us weekly for walk in eBook help and learn how to load library eBooks on your eReader. Every Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30pm. Sessions are first come first serve. Please arrive by 6:10pm. What to bring: · Your eReading Devise (all devices) · Your USB Cord (Kindle, Nook, and Sony eReader) · Your Laptop Computer (Nook and Sony eReader) · Please know all passwords for your Amazon (Kindle) and App Store (Apple and Android Devices) accounts.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
10:30 a.m.Reading Is Central: Preschool Story Time
Stories and songs for 3-5 year olds.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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 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
3:30 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 LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 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. 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
Thursday, October 30, 2014
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 4 months to 15 months and parents/caregivers. Ages 4 months to 15 months.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud With Jackie
Children can discover the wonder of books and the joy of reading and enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-8 with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-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 LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 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
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
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.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.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.Halloween Celebration for Kids and Teens!
Wear your costume and join us for reading of Halloween stories and poems, making arts and crafts, and participate in Trick or Treat in Teen Space. Have lots of fun!
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Book Buddies! Book Discussion Group - Battle Bunny
A regular discussion of great children's books in a fun and informal setting. For kids between the ages of 7-9 who are reading independently on a 3rd-4th grade reading level. This month's selection is Battle Bunny by Jon Scieszka and Mac Barnett. Extra copies of the title are available at the Children's Center. Children have been asked to make their own Battle Bunny book using the template on www.mybirthdaybunny.com. Please call Louise at 212-621-0208 if you have any questions. If you woul…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
6:30 p.m.Learning to Speak Italian! Basic Italian for Adults
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 LibraryAdults
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