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 Hangout (Clason's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295914 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.</span></p> </div> </div> Summer Reading Camp (Woodlawn Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308077 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Woodlawn Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> A special summer program for kids...come spend the morning at the library reading, crafting, and learning.  </p> </div> </div> Baby and Me (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307760 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Community Room<br/> Muhlenberg Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:15 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.</p> <p>This program is limited to 35 participants.  </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Tales for Tots (Fort Washington Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/303324 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Fort Washington Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>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.</span></p> </div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Battery Park City Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305284 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Battery Park City Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>A librarian shares lively picture books, finger plays, and action songs with toddlers and their caregivers! For ages 12-36 months. If the weather is nice we will meet on the steps behind the library in Tear Drop Park South.</span></p> </div> </div> Songs and Stories in St. Catherine's Park (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307458 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for Songs and Stories in St. Catherine's Park! We'll be singing our favorite songs, dancing our favorite dances, and, of course, reading our favorite books! For children from birth- 6 years.</p> <p>This program is presented by The New York Public Library and The Friends of St. Catherine's Park. Storytime is cancelled when it rains. </p> <p>St. Catherine's Park is located directly across from the Library, on the corner of 67th St. and 1st Ave. Storytime takes place on the basketball court. Please park strollers on the side, and bring a blanket or mat to sit on for the duration of storytime.</p> </div> </div> Stories and Films for Preschoolers (96th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308206 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">96th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300862 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Walking toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served. </p> </div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Columbus Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308631 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span class="inline inline inline-left inline-left"><img alt="" class="image image image-inline image-inline vertical vertical" height="157" src="http://www.nypl.org/sites/default/files/images/cr_book.jpg" title="" width="166" /></span> <span>For ages 18 months to 3 years. A librarian shares favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.</span></p> </div> </div> "Songs & Stories" at River Run Playground (St. Agnes Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308019 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Here is your chance to enjoy the park and the library at the same time.  You and your children can listen to picture books and sing familiar songs then go right back to playing.  This is a story time for children <em>Birth to 5 Years of Age</em>.    Bring something to sit on and <strong>remember </strong> that there is <strong>no story time if it's raining or on July 22</strong></p> <p>The River Run Playground is located in Riverside Park between 82nd &amp; 83rd Street.   (Just go down the hill and you are there.)</p> </div> </div> PreSchool/ Toddler Storytime (Grand Concourse Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309170 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Concourse Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Preschoolers from <strong>2 to 5 years old</strong> and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. <strong>DayCare Programs are Welcome!</strong></p> </div> </div> Bitty Book Buddies (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300074 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T10:45:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 10:45 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><img height="313" width="297" class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/readbabyread.jpg" alt="" />  </p> <h3><strong>Bitty Book Babies                          </strong></h3> <h4>A fun and interactive program for babies and toddlers ages 0-36 months, featuring songs, action rhymes and stories! </h4> <h4>Doors open @ 10:30am.  Limited to 25 children, first come first served. </h4> <p>This program takes place on the first floor, before the library opens</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Create Your Own Superhero (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/298104 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes!   Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones.  Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed.  In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creativity all while playing in the land of Superheroes. Created for children ages 8-12 years old.</p> <p><strong>Limited to 25 participants for a one-hour session each week.</strong></p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305870 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. </span></p> <p><strong>There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.</strong></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Reading Aloud (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/306142 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian</span></p> </div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306587 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Leggo my Legos-Block Time (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307496 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children are invited to sink their little hands in to piles of blocks.  Also, bring a toy car and drive around our tiny town we have on the floor!</p> <p>Join us as children learn to sharpen and develop their interpersonal skills through play.</p> </div> </div> Preschool Story Time (Allerton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307605 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Story time for the whole family.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301204 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories, songs, fingerplays and puppets for toddlers 18 to 36 months for parents/caregiver</p> </div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Pelham Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/290202 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 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> Computer Mind Challenge (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308474 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Test your computer skills:  Searching Google for important facts and printing.</p> <p>For Ages 8-12</p> </div> </div> Baby & Toddler Story Time (Harlem Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/304937 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Harlem Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Babies from birth to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Tots and Tales (Hunts Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308089 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunts Point Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come on in to the Hunt’s Point Library and hear a story, sing a song, play and make a craft! Ages Birth to 3.<br /> The Crafts for this month are:<br /> Wednesday, July 1: Paper Plate Suns<br /> Wednesday, July 8: Popsicle Stick Boat<br /> Wednesday, July 15: Paper Plate Clams<br /> Wednesday, July 22: Pail and Shovel Coloring Page<br /> Wednesday, July 29: Superhero Coloring Pages</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Toddler/ Preschool Playtime (Westchester Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/294191 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Playing  with peers to encourage fine motor and social skills. For ages birth through five years.</p> </div> </div> Create Your Own Superhero (Eastchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298122 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Eastchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes!   Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones.  Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed.  In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creativity all while playing in the land of Superheroes. Created for children ages 4-7 years old.</p> <p><strong>Limited to 25 participants for a one-hour session each week.</strong></p> </div> </div> Wednesday Toddler Time (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305773 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories, action songs, picture books, and fingerplays. Babies and Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old with their parent/caregiver are welcome to attend. Library doors open at 11:00 a.m. Program begins promptly at 11:15. </p> <h3> </h3> </div> </div> Preschool Story Time (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306016 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy engaging stories, songs, and fingerplays, followed by an activity.  Seating is limited to 30 children and tickets are distributed outside prior to the library's opening at 11:00.  Your child must be present to collect a ticket.  Come early for a spot!</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Hudson Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307430 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hudson Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:15 am</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 every Wednesday morning.  Non-walkers are encouraged to join us in our Monday program!</p> </div> </div> Stories and Films for Preschoolers (96th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308208 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">96th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Baby and Me (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307760 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Community Room<br/> Muhlenberg Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:15 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.</p> <p>This program is limited to 35 participants.  </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305870 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. </span></p> <p><strong>There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.</strong></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305954 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.  For toddlers ages 18 months-3 years</p> </div> </div> Toddler Play Time (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306588 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For ages 18 months to 3 years</p> </div> </div> Preschool Arts and Crafts (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307012 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Arts & Crafts (Pelham Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/303779 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300865 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Walking toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served. </p> </div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Columbus Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308630 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span class="inline inline inline-left inline-left"><img alt="" class="image image image-inline image-inline vertical vertical" height="157" src="http://www.nypl.org/sites/default/files/images/cr_book.jpg" title="" width="166" /></span> <span>For ages 18 months to 3 years. A librarian shares favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.</span></p> </div> </div> Preschool Storytime (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308801 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><h2>Come and Enjoy! </h2> <h2>Our Storytime features stories &amp; crafts as well as songs and movement.</h2> <p><img class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/owls%20storytime_0.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305870 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T11:45:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 11:45 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. </span></p> <p><strong>There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.</strong></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Lunchtime Play! (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306030 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 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.  Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.</p> </div> </div> Heroes on Camera: International Center of Photography Introductory Workshop (Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298858 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Kick off your summer with the International Center of Photography's Heroes on Camera Workshops!</span><span>  During the session, kids will use cameras supplied by the NYPL to learn the basics of digital photography and capture their unique perspectives</span><span>.  The artwork will be displayed at neighborhood libraries at the end of the summer. <strong>Will be held at P.S. 58 - registration is closed.</strong></span></p> </div> </div> Baby Playtime (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307276 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community.  (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child.  It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)</p> <p><img class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/baby%20playtime.jpg" alt="" /></p> </div> </div> Board Games (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307329 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us at the George Bruce Library, to play and enjoy classics board games, and card games, of all  types and skill levels.  (Ages: 3-12)</p> <p><img class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/board%20games_1.jpg" alt="" /></p> </div> </div> Pre-school Playtime (Morningside Heights) http://www.nypl.org/node/302675 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morningside Heights</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><div>Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other Pre-Schoolers in the neighborhood. </div> </div> </div> ProjectArt (Hunts Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308107 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunts Point Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><strong>Unleash your Creativity!!</strong><br /> Students will develop their creative and problem solving skills through hands on lessons led by experienced teaching<br /> artists. Classes introduce art history topics and vocabulary which will be applied to the exploration of drawing, painting,<br /> and mixed media work. At the end of the semester, all students will have their work displayed in a student exhibition<br /> at a professional art gallery in NYC.</p> <p><strong>Registration is limited so sign up now!</strong></p> <p><strong>Ages 8-12</strong></p> </div> </div> Wednesday Infant Lapsit (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308615 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T12:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 12:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Special fifteen to twenty-minute program of simple fingerplays, songs and board books geared to babies and pre-walkers up to 18 months old with their parent or caregiver. Program begins promptly at 12:15 pm. </p> <h3> </h3> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305954 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T12:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 12:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.  For toddlers ages 18 months-3 years</p> </div> </div> Imagination Academy (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307441 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T13:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Read, write, create your own story! Join us for visits from famous authors, who will tell us about their books and writing process and then lead a writing workshop. Sessions are Tues-Thurs, from 1-3PM. Sign up for one session or more than one! For ages 9-13. Please visit the Children's Information Desk for an application and more information.</p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>Session 1:</span></span></p> <p><span><span>July 7 Nancy Krulik</span></span></p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 8 Rachel Vail </span></span></p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 9 Liz Summit </span></span></p> <p> </p> <p>Session 2:</p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 14: Vicki Cobb</span></span></p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 15: Julie Salamon</span></span></p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 16: Lauren Magaziner</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p>Session 3:</p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 21: C. Alexander London</span></span></p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 22: Laurie Calkhoven</span></span></p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 23 Geoff Rodkey</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p>Session 4:</p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 28: MD Payne</span></span></p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 29 Patricia Lakin</span></span></p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-303d1710-2bb5-970d-62d2-22e1c19dde9f"><span>July 30 Matt London</span></span></p> </div> </div> Tween Laptop Lounge (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307552 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T13:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> </p> <p>                                                                               <img alt="" src="http://questgarden.com/102/24/9/100425175346/images/diverse-kids-using-computer.jpg" />                            </p> <p>                    Children ages 9-12 are invited to participate in games, activities, and more especially for tweens. </p> </div> </div> Summer Reading Club (Grand Concourse Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308955 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Concourse Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T13:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Bingo for Kids (Westchester Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300973 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> African Dancing and Folktales (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298323 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Discover the magnificence of African Dance with accomplished dancer/storyteller Caren Calder. Ms. Calder performs with a live percussionist and will acquaint audiences with the roots of the art form. Presented by Urban Stages for children of all ages. </span>Presented by Urban Stages.</p> </div> </div> Create a Summer Reading Avatar! (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306681 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children will be creating their own summer reading club avatar of themselves using the summer reading website on the computers. Avatars will be hung on the summer reading reader wall!</p> </div> </div> Picture Book Time (Tompkins Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307777 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tompkins Square Library, Basement<br/> Tompkins Square Library, Basement</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us as we share fun and interesting stories for children every Monday and Wednesday at 4:00 pm. Recommended for children 3 to 8 years of age.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Arts & Crafts (Melrose Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307919 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Melrose Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Explore your creative powers!  Ages Pre K- G 6.</p> </div> </div> Tales of the Teeny Tiny (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295378 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Presented by Getchie Argetsinger for children ages birth to 4 years old with parent/caregiver. First-come, first-served. </span></p> </div> </div> PreRobotics (West New Brighton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298320 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West New Brighton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">In PreRobotics, students in will enjoy experimenting with science while they learn to build playful motorized creations with LEGO®. Kids will be in awe to see their motorized creations come to life! Recommended for children ages 5 to 8 years old. Presented by RoboFun. Limit of 12 participants.</p> </div> </div> Children's Film (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308123 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children's Film for children 5-12 yrs.old </p> </div> </div> Create Your Own Superhero (Stapleton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298115 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes!   Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones.  Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed.  In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creativity all while playing in the land of Superheroes. Created for children ages 4-7 years old.</p> <p><strong>Limited to 25 participants for a one-hour session each week.</strong></p> </div> </div> Heroes on Camera: International Center of Photography Introductory Workshop (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298856 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Kick off your summer with the International Center of Photography's Heroes on Camera Workshops!</span><span>  During the session, children and teens will use cameras supplied by the NYPL to learn the basics of digital photography and capture their unique perspectives</span><span>.  The artwork will be displayed at neighborhood libraries at the end of the summer.</span></p> </div> </div> Story Songs (Dongan Hills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295369 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Dongan Hills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Presented by Bob "Bob-a-Loo" Basey with his flute and drums. For children of all ages and their families.</span></p> </div> </div> Heroes on Camera: International Center of Photography Introductory Workshop (Session 1) (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/298855 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd Street</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><img title="Fortitude" height="140" width="207" style="float:left" class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/P1000244.JPG" alt="" /><span>Kick off your summer with the International Center of Photography's Heroes on Camera Workshops! Children, ages 6-11, will </span><span>use cameras supplied by the NYPL to learn the basics of digital photography and capture their unique perspectives. The artwork will be displayed at neighborhood libraries at the end of the summer. </span></p> <p><span>Preregistration is required and will begin on Wednesday, July 1. Participants must be able to attend all 4 sessions of the workshop.</span></p> <p><span>Session 1: July 8  (Introduction)</span></p> <p><span>Session 2: July 15  (Library/Bryant Park Photo Shoot)</span></p> <p><span>Session 3: July 29  (Photo Selection and Labelling)</span></p> <p><span>Session 4: August 12  (Creating Photo Exhibit)</span></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Lego Wednesday (St. Agnes Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305412 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><strong>Do you want to design a building, space craft, or whatever your imagination can dream up?  We provide the Legos and you come create your ideas on Lego Wednesdays.</strong></p> <p><strong>2:30 - 3:30 pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Ages 4 - 11</strong></p> <p>All Public Library Programs are free of charge.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Reading Aloud (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299903 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 2:30 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. For children ages 3-8</p> </div> </div> BeeGee (Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301778 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>BeeGee--a little truck-- is impressed by the big machines that work so hard at the construction site. But when he goes to visit them, they stop working! A lesson in how sometimes the seemingly smallest and most insignificant is the MOST significant of all. Works well in NYC where there’s construction equipment around almost all the time. Presented by Jonathan Ellers. For ages 3 and older.</span></p> </div> </div> Making Camel Puppets (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301785 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Children will make camel stick puppets using card stock, crayons or colored pencils, glue and sand. We will use the puppets to create a caravan and learn Miss Navida’s song, Riding on a Caravan. We will finish our time together telling the story, How the Camel Got His Hump, using group storytelling techniques. Presented by Navida Stein. For ages 5 and older.</span><br /> Limited to 20 participants, please register by phone or in-person.</p> </div> </div> Bricks 4 Kidz (Inwood Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295358 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Inwood Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Learn about the historic, scientific and mathematical info on LEGO. Build models in teams using imaginations and new skills. Best for ages 6-12 years old. Presented by Jimmy Ng.</span></p> <p class="p1"><span>Limit to 20 participants, please register by phone or in-person. </span></p> </div> </div> Under a Shady Tree Storytime (Tottenville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306045 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tottenville Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for stories outside on the lawn of the Library! For ages 3 &amp; up. No pre-registration required. In case of wet weather, this program will be held inside the branch.</p> </div> </div> Gross Biology (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301772 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">Through the Gross Biology class students discover what’s inside of them, how their body works hard to keep them healthy and why it is important for each one of us to make healthy choices.  Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. For ages 5 and older.</p> </div> </div> Children's Wii (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307604 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play Nintendo Wii games at the Library after completing some homework. </p> </div> </div> Just Dance 4 Kids (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306996 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come show off your dance moves while playing the Wii Just Dance videogame.</p> </div> </div> Writopia Workshops (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298324 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a <strong>Writopia Lab </strong>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 piece of writing, and with a newfound or deepened love of writing is his or her heart. Opportunities for submissions will be shared as well. </p> </div> </div> Wii Hour @ the Library (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306193 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Gaming hour at the library. For ages 5-11</p> </div> </div> Summer Afternoon Movies (Riverdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308857 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come chill out at the library and watch movies! Light snacks will be served!</p> <p>7/8: Princess and the Frog<br /> 7/22: Finding Nemo<br /> 7/29: Cinderella</p> </div> </div> Heroes in the Greek Mythology (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301777 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Odysseus and his journey, Theseus and the Minotaur, Jason and the Golden Fleece, Perseus and Medusa are among the dramatized myths kids will experience in a totally interactive way in this program.</span></p> <p class="p1"><span>Powerful gods, scary monsters, giants and heroes who battle it all. These wonderful stories of are an exciting and entertaining way to teach kids important life lessons through the adventures of mythological heroes. ​The example of human intelligence, perseverance, resilience and passion are also among the many valuable life teachings presented in these myths. Creative activities, theater games, role play and improvisation add to the fun. Presented by Intellectual Kids Club for children ages 6 to 12 years old.</span></p> </div> </div> Create Your Own Superhero (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298119 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes!   Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones.  Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed.  In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creativity all while playing in the land of Superheroes. Created for children ages 8-12 years old.</p> <p><strong>Limited to 25 participants for a one-hour session each week.</strong></p> </div> </div> Abracadabra (Spuyten Duyvil Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295429 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Spuyten Duyvil Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Children will be wowed and amazed at the sleight of hand tricks and the comedic talents of Children's Magician Evan Paquette. Evan holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Theater and uses magic to both entertain and promote learning. As a special treat, after the 40 minute interactive magic show, Evan leads a short hands-on workshop for the kids to test their own magical abilities. Recommended for children ages 4 to 8 years old. Presented by Urban Stages.</span></p> </div> </div> New York City Kids! (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/298317 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">From very humble beginnings Music for Aardvarks has blossomed over the years into many things: It’s 16 original CDs, with over 250 songs and counting. It’s music videos airing daily on Nick Jr TV. And it is one of the most imaginative and original interactive music sessions for babies and toddlers out there. The original material uniquely reflect and celebrate the lives of children growing up in New York City.  For children ages of all ages. Presented by New York City Kids!</p> </div> </div> Program In A Box- A Science of Superheroes (City Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306565 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">City Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><strong>This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.</strong></p> <p><strong>Begins Wednesday July 8<sup>th</sup>, and every Wednesday for the month of July. 3:30- 4:30 p.m. </strong></p> </div> </div> Scene It at the Library -- Black Sea (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307959 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come join us for a  fun family movie every <span class="aBn" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ">Saturday</span></span> on the big screen!</p> <h3><strong>**Please note that titles may be subject to change</strong></h3> <p> </p> <p>In order to make good with his former employers, a submarine captain takes a job with a shadowy backer to search the depths of the Black Sea for a submarine rumored to be loaded with gold.</p> <p>Wednesday July 8th at 3:30 pm.</p> <p>**Please note that running times may vary and  titles may be subject to change.</p> </div> </div> PRESCHOOL TIME (Jefferson Market Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308495 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jefferson Market Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Picture book stories, rhymes, and crafts for children ages 2-5 years.</p> </div> </div> Arts and Crafts (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306216 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library, Children's Story Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Create fun projects using a variety of materials and skills. For children ages 5 to 11.</p> </div> </div> Lectura de Cuentos Infantiles y Manualidades en Espanol Edades (Port Richmond Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/302138 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Port Richmond Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span style="text-align:justify">Niños, niñas, padres y madres están invitados a participar de este tiempo de lectura de cuentos en voz alta y también de hacer actividades artísticas y creativas. </span></p> <p><span style="text-align:justify">3-11 AÑOS - Miércoles </span></p> </div> </div> Spy Academy (Baychester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295441 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Baychester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>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.</span> For children ages 4 and older. </p> <p class="p1">Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.</p> </div> </div> Frankie the Frog's Pond Adventure (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301761 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Frankie the frog and friends show the students what life in a pond is really like for a frog. Students have a blast during this interactive theatrical performance in which characters tell the story of life in a pond habitat through songs and dances. Recommended for ages 3</span> to 5 years old. Presented by Central Park Zoo.</p> </div> </div> Bug Out! (Battery Park City Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298315 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Battery Park City Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">In the Bug Out! class, students investigate what insects are, what makes them unique and how they are a crucial part of the environment. Students are also introduced to science methodology and concepts through experiments, demonstrations, art projects and story times. for grades K - 5. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. </p> <p class="p1">Limited the first 25 school age kids and their caregivers; first-come first-served. No advance registration.</p> </div> </div> E-Book Discussion for Children (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/306288 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Children will use iPads for book discussion. Workshops are limited 12 children for each session. Pre-registration at the children's information desk. Recommend for children ages 8 to 12.</span></p> </div> </div> Family Storytime (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305767 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Bring the whole family to celebrate early literacy with songs, rhymes, and of course reading.<em> *For all ages.</em></p> <p><!--break--></p> </div> </div> Stop! Drop! & Read! (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306666 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>When you hear the blow of the whistle that means it's time to stop, drop what you are doing and read an interesting book for fifteen minutes! For every participation for this program you will earn a summer reading sticker put on our summer reading reader wall. Earn the most stickers by the end of the Summer reading club program and you will win the grand prize!</p> </div> </div> Family Movies (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301921 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.</p> </div> </div> Movie Flicks (Allerton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307614 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Watch featured films in the library.  Call for details.</p> </div> </div> Creative Crafts (Hamilton Fish Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307533 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Fish Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Get your creativity going! Join us each week to complete a great new seasonal craft project to take home. </p> </div> </div> Be a City Hero (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307775 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Conference Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series (4 parts) 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 library or via telephone.</span></p> <p><span>Part 1: Water Pollution July 8th 4-5:30pm</span></p> <p><span>Part 2: Garbage and Recycling July 22nd 4-5:30pm</span></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Superhero Training Camp (Bloomingdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308152 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bloomingdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Do you have what it takes to be a Superhero?!  Come to training camp &amp; earn you HERO certificate <p></p>by completing challenges!</p> <p> </p> <p>REGISTRATION BEGINS JUNE 29<sup>th</sup><p></p></p> <p>Limited to 20 Children. Ages 6-11. <p></p></p> <p>Sign up in-person or over the phone. <p></p></p> <p><p></p></p> </div> </div> Brainpower Hour (115th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307389 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Take it offline and do homework, study, play board games, memory games, read, write, or draw and recharge your mind!</p> </div> </div> Movie Day (Sedgwick Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295007 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.</p> </div> </div> Preschool Storytime (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300867 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Join us for stories, songs and a craft for children ages 3-6</p> <p>July 1 Superheroes</p> <p>July 8 Rock Heroes</p> <p>July 15 Astronauts</p> <p>July22 Drive-In Movie</p> <p>July 29 Elephant and Piggie </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Reading Is Central: Family Story Time (Grand Central Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308804 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Central Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories and songs for 3-5 year olds.</p> </div> </div> Gaming for Kids (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308835 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood, as you play cool Wii, PS3, and Wii U games.</p> <p><img class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/video%20games.jpg" alt="" /></p> </div> </div> Picture Book Stories in the Library (St. Agnes Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305417 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>After a busy day at camp or the playground or school come to the library for a relaxing afternoon filled with stories.  You can join you friends in the library and listen to some of your favorite stories both old and new.  Ages 3 - 6.</p> </div> </div> !Super-Readers Reading Club! (Mott Haven Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309152 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mott Haven Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Children's Movie (Tompkins Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307341 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tompkins Square Library, Second Floor</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-08T16:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 8 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Kids movies at the Library</p> <p> </p> <p>    </p> </div> </div>