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27 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, May 29, 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
Saturday, May 30, 2015
1 p.m.Saturday Movie Matinee
Check out the hottest flicks out there. Refreshments will be made available. All Movies start at 1pm. May 9th Boyhood May 16th St. Vincent May 30th Unbroken
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
2:30 p.m. Todt Hill Book Club - State Of Wonder
State of Wonder BY Ann Patchett
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thursday, June 4, 2015
3:30 p.m.Do You Believe in Magic Show
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Do You Believe In Magic Show with Super Hero Muscle Man Mike has a wonderful and different approach to performing Magic! Look no further for something exciting and unique! Now you get a Super Hero with his Puppet Side Kick Rocky Rabbit and a full Magic Show! Presented by Fit for Kids.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 10, 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.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bricks 4 Kidz
Learn about the historic, scientific and mathematical info on LEGO. Build models in teams using imaginations and new skills. Best for ages 6-12 years old. Presented by Dan Cesare. Limit to 20 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
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
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
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)
2:30 p.m.Heroes 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, teens 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.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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)
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
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
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)
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
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)
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
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)
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
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
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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