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20 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, August 3, 2015
3:30 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the circulation desk..
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
3 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
3:30 p.m.Mighty Morphin Spelling Bee
Do you have what it takes to be Baychester's Super Speller?! Sign up at our circulation desk to join in on the challenge!
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 6, 2015
2 p.m.Science of Superheroes
Join this FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind several superpowers such as flight, super speed, invulnerability, telepathy, flexibility and strength. Next design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, August 7, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Crafternoon: Sensory Sea Bags
Find out how much fun hair gel, a ziplock bag, and small sea creatures can be!
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, August 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the circulation desk..
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
3 p.m.Retro Game Night!
Game on! Unplug and chill out. Join us for an afternoon of board games and fun.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, August 13, 2015
2 p.m.Science of Superheroes
Join this FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind several superpowers such as flight, super speed, invulnerability, telepathy, flexibility and strength. Next design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, August 17, 2015
2 p.m.Play With Clay!
Roll it, fold it, mold it! Come in and play with clay. We'll be using homemade clay to create things from our imagination.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the circulation desk..
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
3 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, August 20, 2015
2 p.m.Science of Superheroes
Join this FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind several superpowers such as flight, super speed, invulnerability, telepathy, flexibility and strength. Next design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, August 24, 2015
3:30 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the circulation desk..
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
3 p.m.Do-It-Yourself School Supplies!
Return to school in style! Decorate and personalize composition notebooks. Plus, make notebooks using floppy disks.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes
A Summer Reading Celebration. 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…
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 27, 2015
2 p.m.Teen Advisory Group Meeting
Let's talk about ideas and discuss ways to help improve the library.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, August 31, 2015
2:30 p.m.Teen Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament
Duel with other Yu-Gi-Oh fans at the Library! Bring your cards and your play mat and keep your eye on the prize. Presented by David Alicea. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, September 14, 2015
5 p.m.Pedestrian Safety for Seniors
Older pedestrians as a group make up 35% of pedestrian fatalities annually in New York City, although they represent only 13% of the City’s population. New York is working hard to reduce pedestrian fatalities among seniors through several initiatives to improve street safety. You can do your part, too, by learning to be a savvy walker in the City. This workshop will educate seniors about risks at the intersection, safety tips and understanding the DOT safety tools. Open discussion at the end of…
Baychester LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Fuji Instax Partner Portrait
Students learn to use Fuji Instax cameras and make instant photographs in partners focusing on a pre-selected theme. Each student walks away with 2 images. Presented by ICP. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, October 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.The Halloween Spook-tacular
Prepare for science tricks & treats as we present our most famous elixirs. We'll show you how a Mad Scientist prepares their costume with a bit of FLASH and flare! Witness the results of Balloon Bob's candy consumption and how we take care of his full belly. Cauldrons of frothing witches brews and warlock potions will complete your experience with the most "maddening" Halloween ever! Presented by Mad Science for children ages 4 and older.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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