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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
10:30 a.m. PreSchool/ Toddler Storytime
Preschoolers from 2 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. DayCare Programs are Welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
2 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.
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Learn to Download e-Books
Did you know that you can download eBooks using your smartphone, computer, or tablet? Join us for a lesson on how to get your hands on the books you want to read. Sabia usted que puedes descargar libros electronicos utilizando su smartphone, computadora, o tableta? En esta clase, podras aprender como conseguir los libros que quieres leer.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Thursday, July 9, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops (9 sessions)
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…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 10, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
2 p.m.Community Garden Flower Planting
We invite our green thumb friends to come back and plant the flowers out in front of the Grand Concourse Library that were started from seeds a few weeks ago.
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomFamilies
3:30 p.m.Zumba!
Dance your heart out with fun moves and great music while getting fit!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Saturday, July 11, 2015
2 p.m.Saturday Afternoon Movie
Join us for a special showing of The Boy Next Door, starring Jennifer Lopez.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Monday, July 13, 2015
1 p.m.Project Art: 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. Summer Semester 2015 Mondays 1:00–3:00pm July 6–July 27 four week series Age Group: 8–1…
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
2 p.m.Gaming
Got the gaming moves? Challenge your friends in a tabletop or video game. Play chess, bingo, checkers, monopoly, Wii Sports, Dance Dance Revolution, Guitar Hero and more. Ages 6-12
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Shonen-ai
Shonen Ai is one of the most popular genres read by teenage girls in Japan. Create stories that take place in high school environments that focus on friendship and emotions. Basic character creation and story plots are learned, as well as a few different approaches to tackling tough topics and opinions. Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
10:30 a.m. PreSchool/ Toddler Storytime
Preschoolers from 2 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. DayCare Programs are Welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
Thursday, July 16, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops (9 sessions)
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…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 17, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
2 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. School Age (5-12 years).
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 20, 2015
1 p.m.Project Art: 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. Summer Semester 2015 Mondays 1:00–3:00pm July 6–July 27 four week series Age Group: 8–1…
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
2 p.m.Gaming
Got the gaming moves? Challenge your friends in a tabletop or video game. Play chess, bingo, checkers, monopoly, Wii Sports, Dance Dance Revolution, Guitar Hero and more. Ages 6-12
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
10:30 a.m. PreSchool/ Toddler Storytime
Preschoolers from 2 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. DayCare Programs are Welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
2 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.
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 23, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops (9 sessions)
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…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 24, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
2 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. School Age (5-12 years).
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 27, 2015
1 p.m.Project Art: 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. Summer Semester 2015 Mondays 1:00–3:00pm July 6–July 27 four week series Age Group: 8–1…
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
2 p.m.Gaming
Got the gaming moves? Challenge your friends in a tabletop or video game. Play chess, bingo, checkers, monopoly, Wii Sports, Dance Dance Revolution, Guitar Hero and more. Ages 6-12
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
Thursday, July 30, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops (9 sessions)
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…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 31, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
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