Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

(mm/dd/yyyy)

104 events found.

Page 1 of 3 Next
TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, August 28, 2015
2 p.m.READ ALOUD/PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes & coloring. For ages 3 years & up.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Google Series: Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 p.m.American Mah Jongg
Join other American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for an afternoon of enjoyable play. If you have a Mah Jongg set and Mah Jongg Card, please bring them. All levels welcome.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Monday, August 31, 2015
2 p.m.READ ALOUD/PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes & coloring. For ages 3 years & up.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m. READ ALOUD/PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes & coloring. For ages 3 years & up.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
1 p.m.Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form More Info Audience: Adults, 50+, Adults
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
4 p.m.READ ALOUD/ PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes & coloring. For ages 3 years & up.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, September 4, 2015
2:30 p.m.American Mah Jongg
Join other American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for an afternoon of enjoyable play. If you have a Mah Jongg set and Mah Jongg Card, please bring them. All levels welcome.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
1 p.m.Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form More Info Audience: Adults, 50+, Adults
New Dorp LibraryAdults
2:30 p.m.Classic Film Series: 12 Angry Men
Bring a snack, bring a friend, and beat the heat at New Dorp this summer! Tempers rise as a jury of middle-aged men find themselves unable to sway a single member of their group to the majority opinion. Confronted with a seemingly clear-cut case, bolstered by opinions and assumptions, but with no verdict in sight the group threatens to become deadlocked. Will the 12th juror, stubbornly convinced of a young defendant’s innocence, be able to sway the entire group to his viewpoint, or will th…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
10:30 a.m.Open Lab
Can't remember how to use your e-mail? Do you have specific questions about a program or website? Forgot how to get the paper to print sideways? Stuck in the middle of the Web? This is the class for you! Brush Up on the basic computer skills. Preregistration is required and begins one week before.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
4 p.m.READ ALOUD/ PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes & coloring. For ages 3 years & up.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, September 10, 2015
2 p.m.Teen Advisory Group (TAG)
Join our Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library. Earn Community Service hours by attending our monthly meetings and giving us your input! What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library need? This is a great way to meet new friends and really get involved in what goes on here at the New Dorp Library. For ages 12-18.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, September 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.BABY RHYME TIME
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies and caregivers in the community. For ages birth to 1 1/2 years and caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2:30 p.m.American Mah Jongg
Join other American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for an afternoon of enjoyable play. If you have a Mah Jongg set and Mah Jongg Card, please bring them. All levels welcome.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Multilingual Book Discussion Group
Read a book in your own language, and discuss it in English! Speakers of all languages are welcome. Relax and enjoy your book, then practice your English in a fun and friendly setting. In September we will be reading The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Saturday, September 12, 2015
10:30 a.m.College Planning and Financial Aid
College is expensive but with proper planning, it can be affordable. In this workshop you will learn: • The importance of the FAFSA form and what it means to families. • How to appeal to the school of your choice to receive more free money (grants and scholarships) • What steps to take if you have lost employment or are or have divorced • What the new tax laws mean to your family (Hope Credit, Lifetime Learning Credit, etc.) • How a PRIVATE SCHOOL can cost less than a STATE SCHOOL • Ne…
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
1 p.m.Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form More Info Audience: Adults, 50+, Adults
New Dorp LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL PROGRAM
Enjoy books, finger plays, action ryhmes and a simple craft.For ages 2 1/2 to 5 years and caregiver.false
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.TUESDAYS MATH AND READING TUTORING
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens that day. By Staten Island Technical High School volunteers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
10:30 a.m.Open Lab
Can't remember how to use your e-mail? Do you have specific questions about a program or website? Forgot how to get the paper to print sideways? Stuck in the middle of the Web? This is the class for you! Brush Up on the basic computer skills. Preregistration is required and begins one week before.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
2 p.m.TEEN CLUB
Spend some time after school at your favorite library, where you can: discuss anime, do art, play games, make friends, become involved with card strategy games, or even do your homework! Ages 12-18
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.READ ALOUD/ PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes & coloring. For ages 3 years & up.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, September 18, 2015
10:30 a.m.TODDLER RHYME TIME
Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring books, finger plays, action rhymes and more. Network with other caregivers and toddlers. For ages 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 years and caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
The Mockingbird Next Door by Marja Mills Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
2:30 p.m.American Mah Jongg
Join other American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for an afternoon of enjoyable play. If you have a Mah Jongg set and Mah Jongg Card, please bring them. All levels welcome.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 19, 2015
2 a.m.FAMILY FILM SATURDAY
Come watch a movie at the library. Take home a free coloring sheet.
New Dorp LibraryFamilies
Monday, September 21, 2015
2 p.m.TEEN CAFE
Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, homework, ipod, check out a laptop and browse the internet. Play videogames on the Wii U, PS3 or PS 4! Ages 12 - 18
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
1 p.m.Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form More Info Audience: Adults, 50+, Adults
New Dorp LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Tween Crafts: Pony Bead Bracelets
Enter the world of jewelry making with Pony Beads as we make some bracelets ! If you joined us in July for our Perler Bead Craft bring your finished design along as it can be attached to your Pony Bead bracelet. For ages 10 - 14
New Dorp LibraryChildren
3:30 p.m.TUESDAYS MATH AND READING TUTORING
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens that day. By Staten Island Technical High School volunteers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
10:30 a.m.TODDLER DANCE PARTY
Come to the library and have some fun dancing! For ages 1 1/2 - 21/2 and caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.READ ALOUD/ PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes & coloring. For ages 3 years & up.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, September 24, 2015
12:30 p.m.Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do ‘free writing’ exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.GAMES GALORE
Come to the library and play some games. Ages 5 and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.ESOL Information and Registration Session
New students MUST come to an Information Session first Primero hay que asistir una sesión de información Return for testing Regrese para un examen Choose a class from locations in Staten Island Escoja una clase entre lugares en Staten Island Class locations: ​DONGAN HILLS LIBRARY (718.351.1444) 1617 Richmond Road, SI, NY 10304 NEW DORP LIBRARY (718.351.2977) 309 New Dorp Lane, SI, NY 10306 PORT RICHMOND LIBRARY (718.442.0158) 75 Bennett Street, SI, NY 10302 ST. GEORGE LIBRARY CENTER…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Friday, September 25, 2015
2:30 p.m.American Mah Jongg
Join other American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for an afternoon of enjoyable play. If you have a Mah Jongg set and Mah Jongg Card, please bring them. All levels welcome.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 26, 2015
2 p.m.Family Film Saturday
Come watch a movie at the library. Take home a free coloring sheet.
New Dorp LibraryFamilies
Monday, September 28, 2015
2 p.m.TEEN CAFE
Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, homework, ipod, check out a laptop and browse the internet. Play videogames on the Wii U, PS3 or PS 4! Ages 12 - 18
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
1 p.m.Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form More Info Audience: Adults, 50+, Adults
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Page 1 of 3 Next

Chat with a librarian now