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Due to severe weather, all NYPL locations will close at 5 pm on January 26 and will be closed on January 27. After-school programming is canceled on both days.

All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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25 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10:30 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Walking toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Walking toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Preschool Storytime
Join us for stories, songs and a craft for children ages 3-6
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 29, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Terrific Twos
Two stories, two songs and two messy play crafts/activities.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Friday, January 30, 2015
11:30 a.m.Spanish Storytime
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish. End with a Bubble Dance party!
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, January 31, 2015
2 p.m.Art Slam with Kathy Creutzberg
Please join us for an artist lecture and slideshow to be presented by Kathy Creutzberg. Creutzberg's work, inspired from a recent trip along the Trans-Siberia railway, is currently hanging on the first floor of the Ottendorfer library. These include watercolors she painted along the way as well as mosaics she created from found objects.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone is required to bring your own yarn.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Monday, February 2, 2015
4 p.m.Learn to Knit Workshop
Children will learn to knit in this beginning knitting workshop series. Each participant will receive their own pair of knitting needles and roll of yarn to create simple projects. Presented by Maureen Cooke. Recommended for children ages 6 and older. Limit to 15 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 5, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Friday, February 6, 2015
1:30 p.m.First Friday Matinee: This is Where I Leave You
Join us for our screening of This Is Where I Leave You (2014). A Jewish family that does not traditionally observe their faith's traditions must fulfill their father's final wish and sit for Shivah together. Directed by Shawn Levy. Starring Abigail Spencer, Connie Britton, Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Jane Fonda and Corey Stoll.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Monday, February 9, 2015
4 p.m.Learn to Knit Workshop
Children will learn to knit in this beginning knitting workshop series. Each participant will receive their own pair of knitting needles and roll of yarn to create simple projects. Presented by Maureen Cooke. Recommended for children ages 6 and older. Limit to 15 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
4 p.m.Uncovering the Beauty and Diversity of Muslim Architecture
CMOM educators transport children across the globe to uncover the beauty and diversity of Muslim architectural design. Developed with collab, Fabrication Lab & Innovation Studio, this 3-dimensional pop-up book offers an in-depth exploration of the shapes, patterns, materials and environments found in a striking selection of mosques from around the world. Following this immersive, multimedia journey, children will create their own projects inspired by design and structural elements found in M…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Ottendorfer Book Club: The Russian Debutante's Handbook
Our November selection is The Russian Debutante's Handbook by Gary Shteyngart. Vladimir Girshkin, a likeable Russian immigrant, searches for love, a decent job, and a credible self-identity in Gary Shteyngart's debut novel. Join us for good company and a great discussion. The Ottendorfer Book Club meets the second Tuesday of each month. Ask for a copy at the circulation desk or reserve your own online.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Friday, February 13, 2015
3:30 p.m.Love Your Library!
Love your Library! Join us for this FREE hands-on program. Decorate a heart to give to your favorite library. All materials will be provided. For all ages. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 19, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Friday, February 20, 2015
3:30 p.m.Dragon Lantern
Chinese New Year! Join us for this FREE hands-on program. Make your own dragon lantern to take home. All materials will be provided. Ages 10 and older. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 21, 2015
11 a.m.Book Swap!
Ottendorfer hosts a Book Swap on the third Saturday of each month. Please bring your books, DVDs and CDs to trade with others.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Monday, February 23, 2015
4 p.m.Learn to Knit Workshop
Children will learn to knit in this beginning knitting workshop series. Each participant will receive their own pair of knitting needles and roll of yarn to create simple projects. Presented by Maureen Cooke. Recommended for children ages 6 and older. Limit to 15 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 26, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 5, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Saturday, March 14, 2015
3 p.m.Music @NYPL presents Enrico Granafei
Enrico has a long history of musical experience, which encompasses both Classical Music and Jazz. Enrico received a degree in classical guitar from the Conservatory of l’Aquila in Italy in 1976. His artistic career started in Rome where he soon became known in the musical community. But Enrico is even MORE exciting because, in addition to jazz guitar, he also sings, and he plays harmonica. In addition to jazz and Latin American music, his repertoire also often has an Italian component. He has…
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 19, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Saturday, March 21, 2015
11 a.m.Book Swap!
Ottendorfer hosts a Book Swap on the third Saturday of each month. Please bring your books, DVDs and CDs to trade with others.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 26, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults