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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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24 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
10:30 a.m.Boys Town
Parenting can be tough, but Boys Town Common Sense Parenting classes are here to help! If you have a child, chances are you've had your fair share of challenging days. Parents are invited to join in our fun and interactive classes. CSP classes run for six consecutive weeks. Parents who attend all six classes will receive a certificate for of completion. Class size is limited.
Baychester LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.SYNC into Summer Reading Workshop
SYNC is a program that gives away two complete audiobook downloads — a current Young Adult title paired thematically with a Classic or Required Summer Reading title — each week to listeners ages 13+ while SYNC is in session each summer.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 29, 2015
11 a.m.Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, May 30, 2015
2 p.m.How to Choose Your Business (The Right One For You)
• Start the Self Assessment Process • Become a Consultant or Freelancer • Buy an Existing Business or Franchise – Identifying and analyzing the right business • Start Your Own – Begin the idea generation process with a “60 minute plan”. • Selected sub topics covered in this session: All participants will do a self directed Self Assessment to properly identify skills, interests and aptitude. Will begin in class and complete before the next session Theodore Henderson works with Entrepreneur…
Baychester LibraryAdults
Monday, June 1, 2015
3:30 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
10:30 a.m.Boys Town
Parenting can be TOUGH ! Boys Town Common Sense Parenting classes are here to help! If you have a child, chances are you've had your fair share of challenging days. Parents are invited to join in our fun and interactive classes. CSP classes run for 6 consecutive weeks. Parents who attend all 6 classes will receive a certificate for of completion. Class size is limited.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Friday, June 5, 2015
3:30 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 8, 2015
3 p.m.Put a Hero On It
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Susan Hale.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
10:30 a.m.Boys Town
Parenting can be TOUGH ! Boys Town Common Sense Parenting classes are here to help! If you have a child, chances are you've had your fair share of challenging days. Parents are invited to join in our fun and interactive classes. CSP classes run for 6 consecutive weeks. Parents who attend all 6 classes will receive a certificate for of completion. Class size is limited.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 12, 2015
3:30 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
11 a.m.Monkey Monkey Music: Macaroni!
Come play air guitar, jump high, fly under the parachute, stroll in the garden, swim in the sea and do the "Macaroni". This show introduces our special guest, Moochachka, the monkey, who as a true hero, saves the day by inspiring creativity and kindness. 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 pare…
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, June 20, 2015
2 p.m.Music @NYPL presents Am I Blue with Stacy Hobdy
A blues program featuring the songs of various blues styles & artists: Etta James B.B King Billie Holiday Wilson Pickett Bill Whithers
Baychester LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
3:30 p.m.Summer Reading Kick-off! Featuring a Sensory-Friendly Music and Movement Concert for Kids
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Turtle Dance Music engages children ages 2 and up 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 techn…
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
3:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
11 a.m. Toddler Time
Tales for the teeny tiny! Come join us on The Baychester Library's Eric Carle Toddler Time Rug for interactive reading,song, and play that your little ones will enjoy!
Baychester LibraryChildren
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
3:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
11 a.m. Toddler Time
Tales for the teeny tiny! Come join us on The Baychester Library's Eric Carle Toddler Time Rug for interactive reading,song, and play that your little ones will enjoy!
Baychester LibraryChildren
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
3:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
11 a.m. Toddler Time
Tales for the teeny tiny! Come join us on The Baychester Library's Eric Carle Toddler Time Rug for interactive reading,song, and play that your little ones will enjoy!
Baychester LibraryChildren
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
3:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 27, 2015
2:30 p.m.Put a Hero On It
Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. Presented by Susan Hale. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
11 a.m. Toddler Time
Tales for the teeny tiny! Come join us on The Baychester Library's Eric Carle Toddler Time Rug for interactive reading,song, and play that your little ones will enjoy!
Baychester LibraryChildren
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
3:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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