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31 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
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
Monday, August 3, 2015
3 p.m.Program-in-a-Box: Be a City Hero!
Come learn about pollution and what it means to take care of your city! Four, 1 hour-long sessions. No sign-up necessary.
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, 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
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.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)
3 p.m.Program-in-a-Box: Be a City Hero!
Come learn about pollution and what it means to take care of your city! Four, 1 hour-long sessions. No sign-up necessary.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 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, August 10, 2015
3 p.m.Superhero Party!
Come celebrate our unofficial end of Summer Reading 2015 at our Todt Hill-Westerleigh Superhero Party! Play some board games, make some super crafts and come dressed as your favorite superhero!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
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, 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
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, 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)
Friday, August 14, 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, August 17, 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, 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
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, 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)
Friday, August 21, 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, August 24, 2015
3 p.m.Program-in-a-Box: Be a City Hero!
Come learn about pollution and what it means to take care of your city! Four, 1 hour-long sessions. No sign-up necessary.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
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
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, 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)
3 p.m.Program-in-a-Box: Be a City Hero!
Come learn about pollution and what it means to take care of your city! Four, 1 hour-long sessions. No sign-up necessary.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 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
Friday, August 28, 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, August 31, 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, October 6, 2015
4 p.m.Sensory Friendly Music and Movement
Turtle Dance Music engages children ages 2 and older AND children on the autism spectrum with a novel 60 minute music experience. “We help kids come out of their shells!” The show is designed to be inclusive for all children and fun for parents and caregivers. Each song is accompanied by hands-on, visual, and sensory experiences- kids play instruments, try out interactive music technology and dance along through the whole show! All of the activities and techniques in the performance are based on…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
4 p.m.The World of Nocturnal Animals
When the sun goes down it becomes a different world! Owls are not the only animal that is active at night – mammals, frogs, toads, and even insects – make the night time come alive. The New Canaan Nature Center will bring these live animals and their sounds to you! Presented by the New Canaan Nature Center. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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