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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Story Time/ Cuentos bilingües
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones, y rimas en ingles y español. Para niños de 18 meses a 5 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Neighborhood Heroes
Celebrate the heroes that make our community great! Join us for a special story time as we read stories and learn about the special work the people in our community do. For children 2-4 years. Limited to 30 participants. Tickets distributed at 10:15am.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Game On! @ Bloomingdale
Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.R.E.A.D. with BB!
Practice your reading skills with a licensed therapy dog! Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! BB and his, Jeff, owner can't wait for you to come by the library and read them a story. For ages 5-12. Pre-registration required for each 15 minute slot. The R.E.A.D.® (Reading Education Assistance Dogs) children’s literacy program is courtesy of Intermountain Therapy Animals (ITA) organization.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Take a break from a busy week with a great children's movie. Snacks are welcome. Recommended for children 4 and up. July 1: The Sword in the Stone (G) 79 min July 15: Hercules (G) 93 min July 22: Meet the Robinsons (G) 95 min
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thursday, July 2, 2015
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4:15 p.m.Pre-K Stories & Crafts
Pre-schoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, a related craft activity, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. Space is limited to 25 children, tickets will be distributed beginning at 4pm on day of program.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, July 6, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program closes when room reaches capacity.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Recommended for children 18-36 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.Build-A-Hero: Story Workshops
Listen to stories of heroes and heroines, then create a story hero of your own. For ages 6 and up. Presented by Robin Bady . *Space is Limited to 20 Children. Register by phone or in-person. REGISTRATION BEGINS JUNE 29*
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m. Brick Builders
Break out the blocks and test your building skills with some creative LEGO challenges! Ages 5-10.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
2 p.m.R.E.A.D. with BB!
Practice your reading skills with a licensed therapy dog! Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! BB and his, Jeff, owner can't wait for you to come by the library and read them a story. For ages 5-12. Pre-registration required for each 15 minute slot. The R.E.A.D.® (Reading Education Assistance Dogs) children’s literacy program is courtesy of Intermountain Therapy Animals (ITA) organization.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Itty Bitty Babies
Rhymes and stories for the tiniest of readers. Infants 0-15 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Game On! @ Bloomingdale
Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, July 9, 2015
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4:15 p.m.Pre-K Stories & Crafts
Pre-schoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, a related craft activity, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. Space is limited to 25 children, tickets will be distributed beginning at 4pm on day of program.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.La Leche League
For working and expectant mothers. Fathers/Partners are invited. La Leche League is the world’s foremost authority on breastfeeding. Our mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education. We want to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Families,
Children
Friday, July 10, 2015
2 p.m.Around the World Stories
Take a trip to an exciting new land without even leaving the library! Come along as a librarian shares stories from countries around the world and participate in a craft to take as a souvenir. You'll also make your own passport and collect a sticker for you visit! For ages 4-10.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, July 11, 2015
11 a.m.Animal Adventure
Little explorers will have the opportunity to discover how to be kind and gentle towards animals and the environment in this unique program. Each week children will meet several fuzzy, feathery, slimy and scaly LIVE animals which will enhance our topic each week. Stories, crafts and multi-sensory activities will round out this exciting animal themed adventure! Each week will have 3-4 live animals, activities and a simple craft. For ages 3-5 years old. Presented by The Art Farm in the City. Limi…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, July 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program closes when room reaches capacity.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Recommended for children 18-36 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.Build-A-Hero: Story Workshops
Listen to stories of heroes and heroines, then create a story hero of your own. For ages 6 and up. Presented by Robin Bady . *Space is Limited to 20 Children. Register by phone or in-person. REGISTRATION BEGINS JUNE 29*
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
10:30 a.m.Neighborhood Heroes
Celebrate the heroes that make our community great! Join us for a special story time as we read stories and learn about the special work the people in our community do. For children 2-4 years. Limited to 30 participants. Tickets distributed at 10:15am.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Crafternoons!
Come in and gret crafty! Create something new to take home with you. July14: Mini Magnets July 28: Piper Cleaner Ninjas Ages 7-12. Signup in person or by phone on the day of the event.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Game On! @ Bloomingdale
Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
12 noonOne-on-one Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Sign up for a 1 hour session of one-on-one computer tutoring with a qualified volunteer. Get help with the basics or more advanced questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter - it's all about you! Bring your laptop if you have one. Call the branch or come in to sign up. Held in the 2nd floor program room. Thanks to New York Cares for their help!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Take a break from a busy week with a great children's movie. Snacks are welcome. Recommended for children 4 and up. July 1: The Sword in the Stone (G) 79 min July 15: Hercules (G) 93 min July 22: Meet the Robinsons (G) 95 min
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
6 p.m.Book Swap Nite
Bring your new or gently used books, audiobooks, CDs, and DVDs (children's materials are also welcome) to swap and chat with other readers. The more people who come, the more books we will have to trade!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Thursday, July 16, 2015
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4:15 p.m.Pre-K Stories & Crafts
Pre-schoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, a related craft activity, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. Space is limited to 25 children, tickets will be distributed beginning at 4pm on day of program.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, July 17, 2015
11 a.m.Music Together Sing-a-long for the Very Young
Join us for a morning of songs and rhymes for the very young! For babies, toddlers and their caregivers. Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed for the program beginning at 10:30am. Eastside Westside Music Together first came to the Upper West Side in 1993, and has brought children's musical education to over 30,000 families. Come to our sing-along and learn first-hand why Eastside Westside Music Together continues to be an enduring and beloved fixture for Upper West Side families.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
2 p.m.Bookmark Makers
Drop in and design some bookmarks! Create one for yourself and another to be given away at the library.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
Saturday, July 18, 2015
11 a.m.Animal Adventure
Little explorers will have the opportunity to discover how to be kind and gentle towards animals and the environment in this unique program. Each week children will meet several fuzzy, feathery, slimy and scaly LIVE animals which will enhance our topic each week. Stories, crafts and multi-sensory activities will round out this exciting animal themed adventure! Each week will have 3-4 live animals, activities and a simple craft. For ages 3-5 years old. Presented by The Art Farm in the City. Limi…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Spanish Class
Interested in Learning or Practicing Spanish? Native Speaker and Columbia University graduate with teaching experience invites you to attend an hour of learning and fun. Classes will use adult learning principles to teach basic but essential communication skills in Spanish and, for those who already know Spanish will be an opportunity to continue the learning process by practicing it. Basic Spanish Session will meet from: 1:00-2:0pm. Practicing Spanish session will meet from: 2:00-3:00pm.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Monday, July 20, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program closes when room reaches capacity.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Recommended for children 18-36 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.Build-A-Hero: Story Workshops
Listen to stories of heroes and heroines, then create a story hero of your own. For ages 6 and up. Presented by Robin Bady . *Space is Limited to 20 Children. Register by phone or in-person. REGISTRATION BEGINS JUNE 29*
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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