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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.ProjectArt: Unleash Your Creativity
Students will develop their creative and problem solving skills through hands-on lessons led by experienced teaching artists. Classes introduce art history topics and vocabulary which will be applied to the exploration of drawing, painting, and mixed media work. At the end of the semester, all students will have their work displayed in a student exhibition at a professional art gallery in NYC. For children ages 8-12 Presented by Project Art Registration is limited so sign up now!
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Talent Show Rehearsals
There are two days scheduled for rehearsals: Monday July 27, 5-7 pm and Tuesday July 28, 5-7 pm. Participants need to attend one of the rehearsals to be accepted for Talent Show contest on Thursday July 30 @ 5 pm.
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
3 p.m.Countee Cullen Teen Tech Time
Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework!
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Heroes in the Greek Mythology
Odysseus and his journey, Theseus and the Minotaur, Jason and the Golden Fleece, Perseus and Medusa are among the dramatized myths kids will experience in a totally interactive way in this program. Powerful gods, scary monsters, giants and heroes who battle it all. These wonderful stories of are an exciting and entertaining way to teach kids important life lessons through the adventures of mythological heroes. ​The example of human intelligence, perseverance, resilience and passion are also amo…
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 30, 2015
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and spend time with other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Arts and Crafts for Kids and Teens
Join us for arts and crafts activities in Teen Space. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Pajama Night Celebrating OWL
Celebrating Our World of Literacy, Literacy INC presents reading aloud, arts and crafts, and gives away books.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
What’s happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie or CD right now? What programs does the library need? Let us know, and you can earn community service credit for your school.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Talent Show at Countee Cullen Library
Countee Cullen Library is starting an exciting 4th annual contest this summer called Talent Show. It is a competitive contest that includes dancing, singing, acting, or reading. Anyone ages 8 to 18 is welcome. If you ever wanted to have some fun on the stage doing the things you love, then here is your chance! Preregistration is required. Sign-up forms are due on Monday, July 20. There are two days scheduled for rehearsals: Monday July 27, 5-7 pm and Tuesday July 28, 5-7 pm. Participants ne…
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
6 p.m.Chess Club
Join us for the Chess Club for beginning, intermediate, and advanced level at Countee Cullen Library. Challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies. Chess activities are for all ages.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Friday, July 31, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Movie Friday
Come and join us. Enjoy some refreshments and watch a movie. Pick up a movie ticket at the teen desk. Space is limited.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, August 1, 2015
1 p.m.Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
4 p.m.Origami Club
Paper folding fun for ages 7 and older.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, August 6, 2015
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and spend time with other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Kid Tech Time
Get some extra computer time to learn about our electronic resources. Find great sites to help with your homework.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Saturday, August 8, 2015
10 a.m.First Time Home Buyer Workshop
Get the information you need to be an informed first-time homebuyer! Topics covered in this 5-hour workshop: · Assessing Homeownership · Credit & Debt · Loan Approval · Purchase Contract · Closing Process · Post-Funding · And More! For more information or to RSVP call (917) 971-9491 www.operationhope.org
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
1 p.m.Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Monday, August 10, 2015
6 p.m.Extreme Couponing: How To Save at Least 50% Every Time You Grocery Shop
Susan Samtur, the ‘Original Coupon Queen’ will show your library patrons how to SAVE AT LEAST 50% EVERYTIME THEY GROCERY SHOP! Her presentation will advise shoppers on how to prepare a shopping list in advance and guide shoppers through the supermarket showing them how to shop smart, stay alert and aware of special saving opportunities, and to utilize coupons and sales to the very best of their ability. It also includes everything from refunds, seasonal savings, to store rewards, the latest in…
Countee Cullen LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
1 p.m.Summer Reading Celebration
An open house event to celebrate all the reading done this summer by the members of the Countee Cullen Children's Summer Reading Club. Special Event at 3 pm: "Creating the Hero Within". Members only party from 4-5 pm.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Creating the Hero Within
A Summer Reading Celebration. Stories, poems and songs that look at the characteristics of "heroes". The show inspires young people to become their own heros and helps them recognize the heroes in their own families and neighborhoods. For children ages 5 and older. Presented by Linda Humes.
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
4 p.m.Beautiful Words, Beautiful Writing
ISwirls and scrolls come to life as you learn to draw your own calligraphy. Learn about this elegant art form and create your own written treasures. All materials will be provided. Presented by Elinor Holland. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Countee Cullen LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Family Movies
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thursday, August 13, 2015
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and spend time with other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Saturday, August 15, 2015
1 p.m.Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
4 p.m.Crafts for Kids
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thursday, August 20, 2015
11 a.m.Frankie the Frog's Pond Adventure
Frankie the frog and friends show the students what life in a pond is really like for a frog. Students have a blast during this interactive theatrical performance in which characters tell the story of life in a pond habitat through songs and dances. Recommended for ages 3 to 5 years old. Presented by Central Park Zoo.
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Kid Tech Time
Get some extra computer time to learn about our electronic resources. Find great sites to help with your homework.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 21, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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