Today's Events for Children at NYPL node/62451?audience=4336+4337+4338+4339+4340 From lectures to films to programs for children, come to one of the many events and programs at the New York Public Library. en Toddler Time (Hudson Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266533 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hudson Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-27T23:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, August 27 - 11:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. &nbsp;Non-walkers are encouraged to join us in our Monday program!</p> </div> </div> Toddler Hangout (Clason's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265192 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/258119 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd Street</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:15:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited.&nbsp;Tickets are given out on a&nbsp;first come, first served basis.</p> </div> </div> The Hungry Caterpillars: Toddler Story Time! (Hamilton Fish Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266058 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Fish Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:15:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Greet the day with interactive stories and songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! New this summer: Every first Thursday of the month, the Hungry Caterpillars will meet in the Siempre Verde Garden (Stanton St. at Attorney St.) See you there!</p> </div> </div> Book Babies (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265554 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:15:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Simple Stories, Songs, Rhymes and finger plays. For babies up to 12 months.</p> <p>Tickets are handed out immediately prior to the program.</p> <p>Program is limited to 25 families.</p> <p>No pre-registration required. Program is subject to cancellation.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time en Español (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/254530 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs,&nbsp;and fingerplays&nbsp;in Spanish.</p> </div> </div> Preschool Storytime:Farmers Market Edition (Francis Martin Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266867 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Francis Martin Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories, songs, action rhymes and more inspired by eating healthy. Ages 3-5. Storytime will be held outdoors across the street from the library, (if weather permits).</p> </div> </div> Fun Time (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263892 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library, Children's Story Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Story Time (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259639 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other&nbsp;children in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Mulberry Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/253793 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mulberry Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime. &nbsp;Space is limited to 25 children per session.</p> </div> </div> Baby Lapsit (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262635 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.&nbsp; Seating is limited to 30 babies and tickets are distributed starting when the library opens at 10:00.&nbsp; Your baby must be present to collect a ticket.&nbsp; Come early for a spot!</p> </div> </div> Fizz Boom Read- Squirt Gun Volcanoes (Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/269304 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This last week in Story Laboratory brings us Squirt Gun Volcanoes! Stop by to test out how vinnegar and baking soda react when mixed together!!&nbsp;</p> <p>**Loved our summer long science experiments? Don&#39;t worry, starting in September we will have Wacky Wednesdays from 3:30-5 pm. This will keep our experiments going all year long!!!&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Baby Lapsit (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/270283 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T10:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories, songs, puppets and fingerplays for babies birth-18 months for parents/caregivers&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Soundview Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250803 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Soundview Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p></div> </div> Preschool Story Time (Sedgwick Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249844 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.</p></div> </div> Board Games (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252041 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Board games of all types and all skill levels.</p> <p>[[{"fid":"268146","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":""},"type":"media","attributes":{"class":"media-element file-default"}}]]</p> </div> </div> Baby/Toddler Storytime (Woodlawn Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258773 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Woodlawn Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come enjoy stories and songs with your baby/toddler. Fun for everyone.</p> </div> </div> Going on a Mystery Hunt (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259712 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>What will we find? With stories and songs, Robin Bady leads us on a great adventure! For ages 4 and older.</p> </div> </div> Movies for Toddlers (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266207 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&ldquo;Back-To-School Stories&rdquo; [27 Minutes; Scholastic; c1998 (1st work), c1992 (2nd work), c1991 (3rd work)] &ldquo;Chrysanthemum&rdquo; A little mouse thinks her name is perfect until she starts school and all the kids make fun of her name--except for Mrs. Twinkle, the music teacher, who thinks Chrysanthemum&#39;s name is perfect too. &nbsp;&ldquo;Monty&rdquo; Monty, a dependable alligator taxi for three children who need to get to school everyday, decides that he needs a vacation when their back-seat driving proves more than he can handle. &nbsp;&ldquo;The Day Jimmy&#39;s Boa Ate the Wash&rdquo; Jimmy brings his pet boa constrictor on a class trip to the farm.</p> <p>&ldquo;Will I Have a Friend?&rdquo; (7 Minutes; Directed by Leigh Corra; 2004) When Jim begins his first day of school he wonders whether he will find a friend. At nap time, Jim meets someone who is also looking for a friend. &ldquo;Reading to Your Bunny&rdquo; (9 Minutes; Directed by Michael Sporn; 2006) Young Freddy Bunny is having trouble learning in school, but he&#39;d rather play video games and watch TV anyway. With encouragement and support from his teacher and the Book Fairy, his parents start reading to him twenty minutes a day, and in no time he becomes a happy book-loving super student.</p> </div> </div> Tots & Tales (Hunt's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/268612 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunt's Point Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children from birth to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers per session. &nbsp;Space is limited on a &nbsp;first come / first serve basis the day of the program.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Great Kills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249303 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Great Kills Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> <p>Pre-registration is required by calling the library.</p> </div> </div> Kid's Learning Time (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261465 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from birth to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> <p>There is a limit of 20 children and their caregivers per session.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Baby & Me (Tottenville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/255086 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tottenville Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Songs, books and fun for infants ages 0 - 18 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Clason's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265503 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Toddler Time (Grand Central Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266049 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Central Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to&nbsp;4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Baby Lapsit (Van Nest Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/254139 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:15:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for story time especially for you and your baby!</p> <p>You will enjoy songs, finger plays, stories, and rhymes. <o p=""></o></p> <p>&nbsp;<o p=""></o></p> <p>For Ages 0 &ndash; 18 months<o p=""></o></p> </div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/258130 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd Street</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:15:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited.&nbsp;Tickets are given out on a&nbsp;first come, first served basis.</p> </div> </div> "Toddler Time" (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265454 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:15:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Songs &amp; books &amp; music oh my!&nbsp; Enjoy some stories &amp; shake your groove thing with other neighborhood kids &amp; their <o p=""></o></p> <p class="MsoNormal">caregivers.&nbsp; (Ages Birth-5)<o p=""></o></p> <p class="MsoNormal">&nbsp;<o p=""></o></p> </div> </div> Baby Story Time (Inwood Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261834 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Inwood Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:15:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Bring your tiniest children for a morning of songs, rhymes and stories.&nbsp; Afterwards is playtime, a great time to meet your neighbors!</p> </div> </div> Preschool Story Time (Soundview Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250810 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Soundview Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.</p></div> </div> Read Aloud (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251916 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Story Time (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259638 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other&nbsp;children in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Mulberry Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/253799 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mulberry Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime. &nbsp;Space is limited to 25 children per session.</p> </div> </div> Book Babies (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265554 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Simple Stories, Songs, Rhymes and finger plays. For babies up to 12 months.</p> <p>Tickets are handed out immediately prior to the program.</p> <p>Program is limited to 25 families.</p> <p>No pre-registration required. Program is subject to cancellation.</p> </div> </div> Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers (Battery Park City Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266256 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Battery Park City Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood! For ages 0-18 months. Limited to 50 babies and their caregivers; first-come first-served.</p> </div> </div> Fun Time for Little Folks (115th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/269050 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Songs, stories and fingerplays for the very young with adult caregiver&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Read Aloud (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265455 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T11:45:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 11:45 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood</p> </div> </div> Video Gaming (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266034 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T12:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>It&#39;s Wii Time!</p> </div> </div> Movie Morning (Little Rascals Save The Day) (Allerton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265538 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T12:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Movie Matinee (Clason's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265198 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T12:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Lunchtime Play! (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263405 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T12:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play.&nbsp; Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.</p> </div> </div> Thursday Toddler Time (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249096 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T12:15:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 12:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Special&nbsp;fifteen to twenty-minute&nbsp;program of&nbsp;simple fingerplays, songs and board books geared to babies and&nbsp;pre-walkers up to&nbsp;18 months old with their parent or caregiver. Program begins promptly at 12:15 pm.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Tree and Plants Around Us (Port Richmond Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259296 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Port Richmond Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T13:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A Summer Reading Celebration</p> <p>Have you ever wondered what type of tree produces seeds with spikes? Or why leaves change color in the fall? This fun program allows us to get the answers to these questions and many more through the use and investigation of hands-on artifacts! Topics also include wildlife&rsquo;s role in moving seeds, plant adaptations, and medicinal and edible plants in our area. Recommended for ages 6 and older.</p> </div> </div> Play 24! (Woodstock Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/248764 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Woodstock Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T13:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The&nbsp;24 Game&nbsp;is an arithmetical&nbsp;<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Card_game" rel="nofollow" style="color: rgb(54, 50, 45); font-family: Lato, 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);" title="Card game">card game</a>&nbsp;in which the object is to find a way to manipulate four numbers&nbsp;so that the end result is 24.&nbsp;<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Addition" rel="nofollow" style="color: rgb(54, 50, 45); font-family: Lato, 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);" title="Addition">Addition</a>,&nbsp;<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subtraction" rel="nofollow" style="color: rgb(54, 50, 45); font-family: Lato, 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);" title="Subtraction">subtraction</a>,&nbsp;<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multiplication" rel="nofollow" style="color: rgb(54, 50, 45); font-family: Lato, 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);" title="Multiplication">multiplication</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Division_(mathematics)" rel="nofollow" style="color: rgb(54, 50, 45); font-family: Lato, 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);" title="Division (mathematics)">division</a>&nbsp;may be used to make four digits from one to nine equal 24. Come and play or learn how!</p> </div> </div> End of Summer Reading Celebration! (New Dorp Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/246973 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Celebrate your good summer reading with a free book,certificate and more.</p><p>For all children who participated at New Dorp Branch Library</p></div> </div> Going on a Mystery Hunt (Van Nest Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259222 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A Summer Reading Celebration</p> <p>What will we find? With stories and songs, Robin Bady leads us on a great adventure! For ages 4 and older.</p> </div> </div> Films (Melrose Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262329 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Melrose Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Paint Studio (Westchester Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/267375 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Reading Aloud and Coloring Craft (Dongan Hills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264786 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Dongan Hills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. After stories stay for a coloring page! &nbsp;For ages&nbsp;3 to 12 years old.</p> </div> </div> Little Red Riding Hood (New Dorp Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259272 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T14:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A Summer Reading Celebration</p> <p>Televised coverage modernizes this Aesop&#39;s fable about a great race between a loveable tortoise and an arrogant hare. In addition to the moral that perseverance prevails, good nutrition and exercise are stressed. Presented by Puppets to Go. Recommended for children ages 4 and older.</p> </div> </div> Gaming (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247584 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T14:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the Library.</p></div> </div> Bring UR Snack! (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247522 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T14:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children are welcome to bring their OWN snacks after school and eat them in the children&#39;s reading room on the second floor. We do not provide the snacks.</p> </div> </div> Children Sing and Celebrate Around the World (Eastchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259176 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Eastchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A Summer Reading Celebration</p> <p>Children will learn about the great variety of ways that people sing and celebrate around the world! Participants will sing folk songs from America around the world and play djembes, shakeres, balaphon, ie percussion instruments from America, Africa, China, Latin America, and Native America. They will explore the these five elements of music rhythm,tempo, timbre, dynamics and melody as they sing and make music from all corners of the Earth! Presented by Emily Ellison. For ages 5 and older.</p> </div> </div> Wii Time (Van Cortlandt Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/267085 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Van Cortlandt Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>[[{"fid":"265722","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Wii","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Wii"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Wii","title":"Wii","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]</p> <p>Put your Wii skills to the test with fun filled games such as: Maro Kart, Wii Sports, Wii Sports Resort and SuperSmash Bros.</p> </div> </div> Science Club! (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263210 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join NYPL and CMOM this summer for our 7-week science club at your local library! CMOM educators will lead weekly workshops exploring simple machines and their unique functions. Students will learn about gears, pulleys, wheel and axles and much more through hands-on demonstrations. They will also build models such as cars, planes and paddle boats, leading up to a culminating activity where they work collaboratively to build a Rube Goldberg mechanism. Presented by the Children&rsquo;s Museum of Manhattan. For ages 6 and older.</p> </div> </div> Wii Kids (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263394 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library<br/> JCC Staten Island</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>Let&#39;s play in the library!</p> <p>Show off your skills while challenging your friends in teams or one-on-one.</p> <p>Who will be the champion?</p> <p>Ages 6-12</p> </div> </div> Science Club! (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/263230 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join NYPL and CMOM this summer for our 7-week science club at your local library! CMOM educators will lead weekly workshops exploring simple machines and their unique functions. Students will learn about gears, pulleys, wheel and axles and much more through hands-on demonstrations. They will also build models such as cars, planes and paddle boats, leading up to a culminating activity where they work collaboratively to build a Rube Goldberg mechanism. Presented by the Children&rsquo;s Museum of Manhattan. For ages 6 and older.</p> </div> </div> 棋類遊戲 Board Games & Chess for Children at Chatham Square Library (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258024 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> Board Games &amp; Chess for Children&nbsp;棋類遊戲 &nbsp; Come to <a href="http://www.nypl.org/locations/chatham-square">Chatham Square Library</a> every Thursday from 3:00-5:00pm (except August 21st)&nbsp;to play board games and card games of all types and skill levels. Come and play Chess too! &nbsp;Basic introduction to the game provided. No Registration is required. For children ages 5 to 12, teens, and families. &nbsp; Please contact <a href="http://www.nypl.org/blog/author/karen-rose-ginman">Karen Ginman</a> at karenginman@nypl.org or call 212-964-6598 with any questions.&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; </div> </div> Homework Tech Zone (Harlem Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/256448 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Harlem Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need a computer for just doing your homework? &nbsp;Sign-up and use one of our specially designated&nbsp;desktops and get the work done!</p> </div> </div> Read Aloud (Morrisania Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247249 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morrisania Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.</p></div> </div> Wii Time (Van Cortlandt Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/267085 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Van Cortlandt Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>[[{"fid":"265722","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Wii","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Wii"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Wii","title":"Wii","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]</p> <p>Put your Wii skills to the test with fun filled games such as: Maro Kart, Wii Sports, Wii Sports Resort and SuperSmash Bros.</p> </div> </div> Board Games (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249820 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Board games of all types and all skill levels.</p> </div> </div> Movie Time (Morrisania Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247357 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morrisania Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.</p></div> </div> Game on @ Soundview (Soundview Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/248029 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Soundview Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments!</p></div> </div> Crafternoon (Van Nest Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252943 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children make assorted arts and crafts. For ages 4 and up.</p> </div> </div> Read Aloud With Jackie (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265028 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Discover the wonder of books listening to beloved tales read out loud. &nbsp;For ages 3-8 years old and their parent/caregiver</p> </div> </div> Reading Aloud for school age children @ 3:30 pm. (Spuyten Duyvil Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/267490 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Spuyten Duyvil Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Librarian shares picture books, easy books , folk tales and poetry for school age children ages 4 to 10 years old . Program is 30 minutes long.</p> </div> </div> Pajama Night Celebrating LION (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/269845 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Literacy&nbsp;In&nbsp;Our Neighborhood- a special program of reading aloud, crafts, and a book giveaway presented by Literacy Inc. &nbsp;Don&#39;t forget to wear your PJs!</p> </div> </div> Movie Time (Morrisania Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247357 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morrisania Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.</p></div> </div> Why Read? (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/259299 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A Summer Reading Celebration</p> <p>Laine Barton uses bubble sculptures, plate-spinning, magic, music and more in her fun-filled story. Recommended for ages 6 and older.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Monkey Monkey Music (Yorkville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259317 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Yorkville Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A Summer Reading Celebration</p> <p>Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, and stroll in the garden with Monkey Monkey Music. Meredith LeVande&#39;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 little ones. For children ages 3 to 6 with parent/caregiver. &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Gustafer Yellowgold (Tottenville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261639 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tottenville Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Meet Gustafer Yellowgold, the friendly creature who comes to Earth from the sun, in this multimedia program launched from the imagination of illustrator/singer/songwriter Morgan Taylor. Recommended for children ages 4 to 12 years old.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> African Dance (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/260054 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join Caren Calder and a liver drummer in this story and dance extravaganza.&nbsp; Caren teaches a short dance lesson and infuses movement into traditional African tales.&nbsp;For ages 5 and older.</p> </div> </div> Quiet Reading Hour (115th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262397 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Every Monday at 4pm, the children&rsquo;s floor will be dedicated to reading and quiet study. Kids are also encouraged to use the time for nurturing the quieter side of their creativity through writing or drawing.</p> <p>Computer use will only be available on an as needed basis. Play groups, games, and other social activities are discouraged during this time.</p> </div> </div> Picture Book Story Time (Columbus Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264964 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <p></p> A Librarian will share classic stories and new picture books.&nbsp; Recommended ages 3 and up &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; </div> </div> Preschool Stories and Crafts (Bloomingdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265435 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bloomingdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Preschoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Structures Workshop-S.T.E.M. program (Harlem Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/267028 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Harlem Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn about surface area and structural stability. Build your own structure with basic supplies!</p> <p>S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) programs provide hands-on learning to explore the natural world around us!</p> <p>Limit 8 spaces.</p> </div> </div> CRAFTERNOON! Arts and Crafts (Battery Park City Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266322 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Battery Park City Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Bring your imagination and get creative! Listen to a story and create a hands-on project. For children of all ages; young children will need an adult&#39;s help with the craft.</p> </div> </div> Wii Thursdays (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/267347 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Are you a Nintendo playing Pro?</p> <p>Come out and show your skills on the Wii. Play Mario Nintendo and make new friends.&nbsp;Recommended for ages 9 and older.</p> </div> </div> Webster @ the Movies : MUPPETS MOST WANTED (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/268774 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Cast</p> <p>Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrel,&nbsp;Ray Liotta, Steve Whitemire,&nbsp;Eric Jacobson&nbsp;</p> <p>Director</p> <p>James Bobin</p> <p>Rated PG</p> <p>112 minutes; 2014</p> <p>Walt Disney Pictures.</p> <p></p> </div> </div> Kiddie Tech Time (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258851 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for educational STEM-focused (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) play with computer games, building supplies like Legos, and other crafts and games.&nbsp;</p> <p>*For ages 5-11.&nbsp; First come, first served.&nbsp; Caregivers welcome.</p> <p>***Bring your reading log with you to earn stickers for attending these events.&nbsp; Fill up your sticker log and receive a prize!</p> </div> </div> Lego Club (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265047 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The Ottendorfer Library &nbsp;has started a Library Lego Club for children 6 and Older</p> <p>&nbsp;This is an open opportunity for kids to get creative and build anything they choose.</p> <p>The library will provide the Legos, while the kids provide the imagination!&nbsp;</p> <p>All materials must stay at the library, so bring a camera to document your adventures, or</p> <p>&nbsp;check back here after the program--you might see your creation!</p> </div> </div> Picture Book Story Time (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266666 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. &nbsp;It&#39;s a great way to end a busy day. &nbsp;</p> <p>Ages 4 - 7</p> </div> </div> Countee Cullen Investigates: STEM (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261651 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) programs for children provide the opportunity to explore the natural world through workshops, project-based learning and scientific experiments.</p> </div> </div> Movies at South Beach (South Beach Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/267154 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">South Beach Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T16:30:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Enjoy fun movies at South Beach. &nbsp;Rio 2&nbsp;is the movie that we will be showing this week.</p> </div> </div> Kids Cinema (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265457 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T17:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.</p> </div> </div> Kid Tech Time (Sedgwick Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250016 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T17:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children ages 5 to 12 years old and their parents/caregivers.</p></div> </div> Chess Club (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/266979 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-08-28T18:00:00-04:00">Thursday, August 28 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for the Chess Club for beginning, intermediate, and advanced level at Countee Cullen Library. Challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies.&nbsp;Chess&nbsp;activities are for all ages.</p> </div> </div>