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9 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
10:30 a.m.Tales for Tots
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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
Thursday, May 28, 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
Friday, May 29, 2015
10:30 a.m.Pre- School Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, June 4, 2015
3:30 p.m.Put a Hero On It
Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Susan Hale.
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 11, 2015
3:30 p.m.Music and Movement Concert for Little Superheroes
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Turtle Dance Music engages little caped-crusaders ages 2 and up with a novel 60-minute superhero training experience. The performance will include superhero music, fun movement activities and original superhero storytelling. The show is designed to be inclusive for all children and fun for parents and caregivers. All of the activities and techniques in the performance are based on research from the Autism Intervention and Early Childhood Development Progra…
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 29, 2015
3 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),
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
3 p.m.Bricks 4 Kidz
Learn about the historic, scientific and mathematical info on LEGO. Build models in teams using imaginations and new skills. Best for ages 6-12 years old. Presented by Jimmy Ng. Limit to 20 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
3:30 p.m.Superhero Canvas Art
Collage a canvas reusing comic books and turn your favorite superheros into one of a kind pieces of art. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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