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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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15 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
11 a.m.Adult One-on-One Computer Help Workshop
Work one-on-one with a volunteer tutor. Improve Internet Skills, Create and Use Email, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point) Tuesday 11 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Pre-Registration required in person or by phone at 212-744-5824
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults
4 p.m.Kid Flicks
Join us in our community room for our children's film showing. Watch short films based on popular picture books. The perfect way to meet up with friends and end a busy day. Showing: Green Eggs & Ham, Frog and Toad Together All films are subject to last minute substitutions.
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
4 p.m.T(w)een Headquarters
Come hang out, explore, learn, use technology, make music, take apart items, use iPads, computers, the Wi and more! We will be exploring the intersection of fun and learning, while looking into the various technologies that surround us daily. All of this takes place at T(w)een Headquarters here at Yorkville Public Library. Agers 9 - 18 are welcome to take part in this program!
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, May 28, 2015
4 p.m.Family Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, May 29, 2015
3:30 p.m.Craft Time
It's craft time at Yorkville!!! Bring your creativity and make something special to take home. Ages 3 and up.
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 4, 2015
4 p.m.Family Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 11, 2015
4 p.m.Family Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
1 p.m.Summer Reads: Debut Fiction
In 2015, Melville House, an independent publisher based in Brooklyn, will publish exciting new novels and literary fiction. Come learn about titles like The Ghost Network by Catie Disabato, The Deep Sea Diver’s Syndrome by Serge Brussolo, The Happy Marriage by Tahar Ben Jelloun, Good on Paper by Rachel Cantor, Not on Fire, but Burning by Gregory Hrbek, and Sophia by Michael Bible. Decide which one you’d like to read on your beach vacation this summer! Presented by Claire Kelley
Yorkville LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
4 p.m.Multimedia Narratives
This workshop pushes participants to develop multimedia and improvisation skills, employ their everyday surroundings, and collaborate on storytelling. Participants will be introduced to basic audio and video production and improvisational performance techniques. They will then be encouraged to utilize these skills to construct short narrative and non-fiction pieces. Workshops will culminate in participants editing and uploading their work onto (password protected) online platforms, enabling them…
Yorkville LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 18, 2015
4 p.m.Family Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 22, 2015
4 p.m.Kid Flicks
Join us in our community room for our children's film showing. Watch short films based on popular picture books. The perfect way to meet up with friends and end a busy day. Showing: Frog On His Own and Picnic All films are subject to last minute substitutions.
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 25, 2015
4 p.m.Rhythm and Sound
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. In this interactive workshop, our percussionist brings audience members to the stage to play percussive instruments from around the world. For children ages 4 and older. Presented by Urban Stages.
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 9, 2015
2 p.m.South of the Border
Puppets, masks, and dance fill this trip of billingual stories from Equador, Peru, and Cuba. For children ages 4 and older. Presented by Urban Stages.
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
2 p.m.Urban Comics
Kawaii not cutting it for you? Learn how to draw street style with Ivan Velez. Bring your characters to life in your very own gritty comic. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Yorkville LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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