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10 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
2:30 p.m.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…
Mott Haven Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
2 p.m.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…
Mott Haven Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
10 a.m.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…
Mott Haven Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, May 21, 2015
11 a.m.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…
Mott Haven Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, June 4, 2015
10 a.m.Summer Reading Kick-Off Block Party
A FULL DAY OF FREE PROGRAMS AND FUN FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY The New York Public Library invites you to join us for the official kick-off of the Summer Reading Challenge with an all day block party! This event features special guest speakers including graphic artist Nathan Hale, programs for all ages, and tables from local organizations and community partners. 10AM:-Special Guest Speakers: including graphic artist Nathan Hale and NYPL President Tony Marx 11AM- Block Party Begins 11:30AM- Au…
Mott Haven LibraryFamilies
11:30 a.m.Author Presentation
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Nathan Hale
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.The Super Hero in All of Us
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Presto Pete, Incredulous Chris and the audience perform a number of feats similar to the fictional superheroes we all know and love, and at the same time impart important lessons on how these fictional characters can become real life inspirations. For children of all ages.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Heroes and Heroines of Ancient Mythology
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Stories told by Robin Bady for children of all ages.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Bubbles Kids Show
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. The fantastic antics of Bubbles the Clown will keep you smiling. Performer Elaine Gil encourages the entire audience to get involved, making this a delightful experience for the whole family. Everyone will get their Face Painted, Balloon Animals, we will play parachute games, Bubbles and a whole lot of singing and dancing.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
4 p.m.Wildlife @ the Library
Animals in the library? Join Andrew Simmons and his traveling zoo as he introduces you to pythons, alligators, eagles, and owls. You may meet a lion, a tiger, or a bear! Oh my! For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mott Haven LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)