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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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38 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, July 6, 2015
4 p.m.Story Time
Join us for stories told by your favorite librarians!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
2:30 p.m.Todt Hill Book Club - The life we bury
The life we bury BY Allen Eskens
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
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…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Craft Corner
Let your imagination run wild and join us for crafts and fun!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
12 noonHeroes on Camera: International Center of Photography Introductory Workshop
Kick off your summer with the International Center of Photography's Heroes on Camera Workshops! During the session, kids will use cameras supplied by the NYPL to learn the basics of digital photography and capture their unique perspectives. The artwork will be displayed at neighborhood libraries at the end of the summer. Will be held at P.S. 58 - registration is closed.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Doodle Bots
Make robots that draw by themselves! Using simple materials and a vibrating motor, make and decorate your own Doodle 'Bot. Learn about robotics and discuss the positives and negatives of automated machines. Presented by Staten Island MakerSpace. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 9, 2015
2 p.m.Board @ the Library
Experiencing another boring summer day? Join us for board games galore! Challenge your friends, family and even a librarian at Chess, Checkers, Connect 4 and Uno Thursdays @ 2pm July 9th July 16th July 23rd July 30th
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, July 10, 2015
11:30 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Stories, crafts, and play time. Join us for our weekly Preschool Story Time for fun, fun, fun!!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Monday, July 13, 2015
3 p.m.Abiyoyo and Other Tales of Giants, Warriors and Wizards
Join LuAnn Adams and travel in story to lands of Giants, Clever Girls and Trolls and not a single damsel in distress!. Meet an African "Mighty Man", a knock-about "Knee-High Man" and other folks who enthrall, trick and transform their troubles into bountiful blessings. Tantalizing world tales of those who make the impossible, possible!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Story Time
Join us for stories told by your favorite librarians!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
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…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Craft Corner
Let your imagination run wild and join us for crafts and fun!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
5 p.m.Creating Your Family Budget
Do you dread budgeting? Never fear, we have some saving tips that may reduce your stress. This program helps participants plan ahead and budget for family expenses. Presented by Sole Strivers
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults
Thursday, July 16, 2015
2 p.m. Board @ the Library
Experiencing another boring summer day? Join us for board games galore! Challenge your friends, family and even a librarian at Chess, Checkers, Connect 4 and Uno Thursdays @ 2pm July 9th July 16th July 23rd July 30th
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, July 17, 2015
11:30 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Stories, crafts, and play time. Join us for our weekly Preschool Story Time for fun, fun, fun!!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Monday, July 20, 2015
3 p.m.STEM Superheroes
Come and flex your building superpowers and make bridges out of only tape and plastic straws! Then put them to the test to see how strong they really are!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Story Time
Join us for stories told by your favorite librarians!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
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…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Craft Corner
Let your imagination run wild and join us for crafts and fun!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
3 p.m. Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 23, 2015
2 p.m. Board @ the Library
Experiencing another boring summer day? Join us for board games galore! Challenge your friends, family and even a librarian at Chess, Checkers, Connect 4 and Uno Thursdays @ 2pm July 9th July 16th July 23rd July 30th
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, July 27, 2015
4 p.m.Story Time
Join us for stories told by your favorite librarians!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
4 p.m.Author Visit: Sabrina Panfilo
Local author Sabrina Panfilo (Tomie and the Caterpillar, The Belly Bug Bully) will once again visit the Todt Hill-Westerleigh library to read several of her books and gave a discussion about anti-bullying techniques and skills! Don't miss out on this opportunity to meet an author from your very own neighborhood!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
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…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Craft Corner
Let your imagination run wild and join us for crafts and fun!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 30, 2015
2 p.m.Board @ the Library
Experiencing another boring summer day? Join us for board games galore! Challenge your friends, family and even a librarian at Chess, Checkers, Connect 4 and Uno Thursdays @ 2pm July 9th July 16th July 23rd July 30th
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, July 31, 2015
11:30 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Stories, crafts, and play time. Join us for our weekly Preschool Story Time for fun, fun, fun!!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
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…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.College Planning and Financial Aid Workshop
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 New changes to f…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
2 p.m.EZ Silkscreen
Make a stencil of your own design and then silkscreen a poster. Learn about pattern design and positive and negative space as it relates to both art and math. Presented by Staten Island Maker Space. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
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…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
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…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
2:30 p.m.America's Heroes and Story Songs
A Summer Reading Celebration. Every hero has a story! Presley and Melody Interactive Concerts share story songs about american heroes; from personal heroes to super heroes! The instantaneous audience connection transforms fans from “spectators to participators” as children become stars on stage in this unique and creative concert experience. The musical and educational format showcases the performing arts and promotes the love of reading through live music, utilizing beautifully handcrafted p…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
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…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
3 p.m. Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films ( The Bonus Round)
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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