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8 events found.

Monday, August 31, 2015
2 p.m."Bored" Games
Play board games with your friends and family.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Thursday, September 3, 2015
5 p.m.Fort Washington's Library 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…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 12, 2015
10:30 a.m.Sat Chat (Adult Book Discussion)
Join us and discuss our adult summer reading book: ‘Americanah,’ by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie!! Questions? Please speak to Mr. Clayborn/ Ms. Williams.
Fort Washington Library, Community RoomAdults,
Book Lovers
Saturday, October 10, 2015
3 p.m.Memory Circle: Library Stories!
Share Your Washington Heights + Inwood Stories! Our Topic: Your Local Libraries JOIN US + Preserve Neighborhood History! Our local libraries are an important part of history. Join your neighbors to share stories about Washington Heights, Inwood, and Fort Washington Libraries! This recorded group conversation will be an important part of our neighborhood oral history project for generations to come. This event is part of our programming for Bridging Our Stories: Washington Heigh…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults
Thursday, October 15, 2015
4 p.m.A Day with Clay
Young artists explore the possibilities of self-expression through clay. Using basic hand building techniques (pinching, coiling, slabs) practiced by most cultures around the world, you'll create your own unique vessels and objects using both self-hardening and fire clay. Open to both beginners and experts. Presented by P. Oliver. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 29, 2015
4 p.m.Haunted Halloween Kids Magic Comedy Show
This is a show just for fun with the witty antics of Incredulous Chris and Presto Pete making you laugh with Halloween themed magic tricks with participation. Best for children ages 2 and older.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Thursday, November 5, 2015
4 p.m.Fun with Fabric
Apply your artistic talent to something you can actually wear! Each student has a choice of fabric--even recycled fabrics--and use paints, beads, glitter, silk flowers, buttons and colorful candy wrappers to create art that they can hang or even wear! All materials will be provided. Presented by PJ Cobbs. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, November 19, 2015
4 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),

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