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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, July 29, 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 crafts for children ages 3 to 6. July 1: Superheroes July 8: Rock Heroes July 15: Astronauts July 22: Drive-In Movie July 29: Elephant and Piggie
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, July 30, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your e-mail? 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.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 31, 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
2:15 p.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, August 1, 2015
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, August 3, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
10:30 a.m.Storytime at 6B Garden
Children and their caregivers are invited to join us for some stories at this wonderful garden. Filled with beautiful flowers, art and a children's play area, come and see this East Village treasure. Ages 3 and Older.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Lego Club
The Ottendorfer Library has started a Library Lego Club for children 6 and Older This is an open opportunity for kids to get creative and build anything they choose. The library will provide the Legos, while the kids provide the imagination! All materials must stay at the library, so bring a camera to document your adventures, or check back here after the program--you might see your creation!
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 5, 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 August 5 Fly Guy August 12 I Love Maisy August 19 Odds and Ends
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, August 6, 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.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 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
1:30 p.m.First Friday Matinee: Breakfast at Tiffany's
Audrey Hepburn plays the free-spirited Holly Golightly in one of her most unforgettable movie roles. She pursues a Brazilian millionaire while her next-door neighbor, Paul Varjak (George Peppard), is sponsored by a wealthy patroness. Blake Edwards directs this stylish romantic comedy. Based on the novella by Truman Capote.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Saturday, August 8, 2015
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, August 10, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Storytime at 6B Garden
Children and their caregivers are invited to join us for some stories at this wonderful garden. Filled with beautiful flowers, art and a children's play area, come and see this East Village treasure. Ages 3 and Older.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Children's Movie: Spy Kids
In this reteaming of actor Antonio Banderas and director Robert Rodriguez -- their first film together since the 1995 feature Desperado -- Banderas plays Gregorio; he and devoted partner Ingrid (Carla Gugino), comprise the greatest pair of secret agents working. Both are masters of disguise and have the ability to prevent wars, but eventually they want to settle down and begin raising a family. Nine years later, after retiring and giving up the lives of super-spies, Gregorio and Ingrid find them…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Ottendorfer Book Club: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
Our August selection is A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith. This classic coming-of-age tale tells the story of Francie Nolan, who has inherited her father's romantic side and her mother's more practical side, as she struggles to survive in Brooklyn at the turn of the century. Join us for a good conversation and great company. 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
Wednesday, August 12, 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 August 5 Fly Guy August 12 I Love Maisy August 19 Odds and Ends
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, August 13, 2015
4 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 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
3:30 p.m.Read with April the Dog
Make an appointment to read our therapy dog, April.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, August 15, 2015
10 a.m.Book Swap!
Ottendorfer hosts a Book Swap on the third Saturday of each month. Please bring your books, DVDs, CDs and miscellaneous trinkets to trade with others.
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, August 17, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
4 p.m.Monkey Monkey Music
A Summer Reading Celebration. Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, and stroll in the garden with Monkey Monkey Music. Meredith LeVande's videos air on PBS stations -Kids 13 and NJTV- in between favorite shows like Curious George and Sesame Street and now you can participate in this high energy, fun, interactive show. For children ages 3 to 6 years old with parent/caregiver.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 19, 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 August 5 Fly Guy August 12 I Love Maisy August 19 Odds and Ends
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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