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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
5 p.m.Origami 101 with Taro's Origami Studio
Join us as we introduce the Japanese art of origami to the world! As each fold and crease transforms a single sheet of ordinary paper into a recognizable model, origami inspires and challenges us to tackle everyday items from flowers and animals and brings us to mythical worlds filled with wizards and dragons. Origami is not simply a hobby – it’s practical as well. As participants practice origami, they will develop care, precision, and other skills that can easily be applied to other aspects…
Clason's Point LibraryAdults
Thursday, May 28, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler TimeClason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Tween Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 29, 2015
3 p.m.Children Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
11 a.m.HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Clason's Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, June 4, 2015
3 p.m.Tween Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, June 5, 2015
3 p.m.Children Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 8, 2015
3:30 p.m.Tales From Dr. Seuss!
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Stories presented by LuAnn Adams for children ages 4 to 8 years old.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
3:30 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 11, 2015
3 p.m.Tween Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, June 12, 2015
3 p.m.Children Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 18, 2015
3 p.m.Tween Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Paint on Silk
Apply your artistic talent to something you can actually wear! Paint on silk to create anything from a bandana to hair ties to bracelets or even wall art! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by PJ Cobbs.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, June 19, 2015
3 p.m.Children Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
5 p.m.How to Scrapbook with Desiree
Are you a scrapbooking beginner or looking for new ideas and themes. Scrapbooking is all your personal style and photos. There is no right or wrong way to scrapbook. You can choose to layout your photos anyway you would like, but if you need some direction and ideas for a balanced layout, this workshop can get you started. Participants will be introduced to basic terms such as cardstock, themes, titles, journaling, pictures, and embellishments. Participants will create their first layouts. Pre…
Clason's Point LibraryAdults
Thursday, June 25, 2015
3 p.m.Tween Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, June 26, 2015
3 p.m.Children Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 6, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
12 noonMovies @ Clasons Point Presents Tinker Bell and the Legend of the Neverbeast
Fun and talented animal fairy Fawn believes you can't judge a book by its cover, or an animal by its fangs, so she befriends a huge and mysterious creature known as the NeverBeast. While Tinkerbell and her friends aren't so sure about this scary addition to Pixie Hollow, the elite Scout Fairies set out to capture the monster before he destroys their home. Fawn must trust her heart and take a leap of faith if she hopes to rally the girls to save the NeverBeast.
Clason's Point LibraryFamilies
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
12 noonMovies @ Clasons Point Presents Annie
A foster kid, who lives with her mean foster mom, sees her life change when business tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in.
Clason's Point LibraryFamilies
2:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
Monday, July 13, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
2:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
Monday, July 20, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
2:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
Monday, July 27, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
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