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/263162 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Batman's 75th Anniversary (Stapleton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264251 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join the Stapleton Library in celebrating the 75th anniversary of Batman! Featuring giveaways, crafts, film screenings, and some special surprises all day. All ages, family friendly.</p> </div> </div> Summer Reading Camp (Woodlawn Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258606 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Woodlawn Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;A special summer program for kids...come spend the morning at the library reading, crafting, and learning. &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Baby and Me (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263453 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Community Room<br/> Muhlenberg Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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 25 participants. &nbsp;Tickets will be given out on a first come, first served basis.</p> </div> </div> Cuentalo En Español (Bilingual Story Hour) (Francis Martin Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249611 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Francis Martin Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Cuentalo en Español/Say it in Spanish Bilingual Story hour for Non Spanish and Spanish Speakers, including playful songs, stories and dance.</p><p class="MsoNormal"><o p=""></o></p></div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Battery Park City Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258048 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Battery Park City Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A librarian shares lively picture books, finger plays, and action songs with toddlers and their caregivers! For ages 12-36 months.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Columbus Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264953 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;For ages 3 to 5 years. A librarian shares favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.</p> </div> </div> Toddler/Preschool Storytime (Westchester Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265751 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Tales for Tots (Fort Washington Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262628 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Fort Washington Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:30 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 Program 10:30 am (July 2014) (96th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261922 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">96th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories and films for preschoolers. &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Fizz Boom Read- Gummy Bear Science (Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265850 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This week brings about a new experiment for the kids! Join us as we see what happens to gummy bears as they are put in different solutions. Take your gummies home to really watch them closely!</p> <p>Don&#39;t forget to sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge and log your books!</p> </div> </div> Songs and Stories in St. Catherine's Park (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263366 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join your friends from the 67th Street Library as we enjoy songs and stories in St. Catherine&#39;s Park. We&#39;ll be singing our favorite songs, dancing our favorite dances, and reading our favorite picture books. For ages birth - 6 years.&nbsp;</p> <p>No pre-registration required. Please arrive early. St. Catherine&#39;s Park is located on &nbsp;1st Ave. between&nbsp;67th and 68th Streets.</p> <p>In the case of inclimate weather, this program is cancelled.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259046 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T10:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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. Limited to 15 children and caregivers.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Leggo my Legos-Block Time (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259641 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children are invited to sink their little hands in to&nbsp;piles of blocks. &nbsp;Also, bring a toy car and drive around our tiny town we have on the floor!</p> <p>Join us as children learn to&nbsp;sharpen and develop their interpersonal skills through play.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261913 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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.&nbsp;</p> <p>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.</p> </div> </div> Batman 75th Anniversary: Cartoon Screening (Stapleton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264249 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Celebrate Batman&#39;s 75th Anniversary with Stapleton&#39;s Kids, as we show Batman cartoons through the years! Screenings all day.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Pelham Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247424 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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> Baby & Toddler Story Time (Harlem Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/256415 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Harlem Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Babies from birth to&nbsp;3 years&nbsp;old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Toddler/Preschool Playtime (Westchester Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265754 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Toddler Time (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/255253 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parnets / caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs and finger plays and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262743 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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> Reading Aloud (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/263634 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.</p> </div> </div> Young and Restless: Toddler Story Time (St. Agnes Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262798 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 16 months to 36 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Preschool Story Time (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/260997 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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.&nbsp; Seating is limited to 30 children and tickets are distributed starting when the library opens at 11:00.&nbsp; Your child must be present to collect a ticket.&nbsp; Come early for a spot!</p> </div> </div> Baby and Me (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263453 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Community Room<br/> Muhlenberg Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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 25 participants. &nbsp;Tickets will be given out on a first come, first served basis.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Hudson Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264420 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hudson Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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. &nbsp;Non-walkers are encouraged to join us in our Monday program!</p> </div> </div> Preschool Program 11:15 am (July 2014) (96th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261924 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">96th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Wednesday Toddler Time (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249076 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories, action songs, picture books, and fingerplays. Babies and Toddlers from 18 months to&nbsp;4 years old with their parent/caregiver are welcome to attend.&nbsp;Library doors open at 11:00 a.m. Program begins promptly at 11:15.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> PRESCHOOL STORY TIME (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252395 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p style="margin: 1em 0px; 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);">Come and Enjoy!&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 1em 0px; 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);">Our Storytime features stories &amp; crafts as well as songs and movement.</p> <p style="margin: 1em 0px; 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);">[[{"fid":"268231","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"StoryTime","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"StoryTime"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"StoryTime","title":"StoryTime","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261913 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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.&nbsp;</p> <p>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.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Teddy Bear Picnic (Riverdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264530 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>In July and August the Riverdale Library invites toddlers, their &ldquo;stuffies&rdquo; and their caregivers to the front lawn for storytime and a picnic. We will be sharing two summer-fun stories each time.</p> <p>After the stories, preschoolers and caregivers are encouraged to enjoy the sun, socialize with others around the neighborhood and eat lunch! Hope to see you there!</p> <p>Food and picnic blanket will not be provided. All caregivers are expected to supervise. This is a toddlers only event.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Toddler Storytime (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259049 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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. Limited to 15 children and caregivers.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Toddler Play Time (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262754 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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> Toddler Story Time (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263382 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261913 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T11:45:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 11:45 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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.&nbsp;</p> <p>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.</p> </div> </div> Board Games (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252021 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 12:00 pm</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> Movie Matinee (Clason's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263181 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Lunchtime Play! (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261014 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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> Pre-school Playtime (Morningside Heights) http://www.nypl.org/node/257483 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morningside Heights</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T12:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other&nbsp;Pre-Schoolers in the neighborhood.&nbsp; </div> </div> Wednesday Infant Lapsit (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249067 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T12:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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> Board Game Afternoon (South Beach Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262790 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">South Beach Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T13:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 1:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Board games for all types and all skill levels.</p> </div> </div> Baby Playtime (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252054 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play with toys (provided by the library), listen to music, and socialize with others.</p> <p>(Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child.)</p> </div> </div> Bionic Bodies Science Workshop - Hands, Fingers and Thumbs! (Tompkins Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263933 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tompkins Square Library, Basement</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A free hands on science workshop for children where students will identify the parts and function of the human hand. Students will also be able to identify the differences and similarities amongst the anatomy of the human hand the the hands of other living things by building their own model.</p> <p>&nbsp; -Space is limited to 15 children. &nbsp;Pre-registration is required in person or by calling (212) 228-4747.</p> </div> </div> Read Aloud-Story Time (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264826 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library, Children's collection</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A librarian will read aloud favorite picture book stories.</p> <p>Recommended for ages 4-6.</p> </div> </div> Science Club! (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263233 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 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> Reading Aloud (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261440 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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. For children ages 3-8</p> </div> </div> After Lunch Story Time @ Loreto Park (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262664 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you tired of going in the sprinklers?&nbsp; Would you just love to hear a story?&nbsp; If your answer is yes to all of the above, look for the friendly Morris Park Librarian, find a comfortable spot, and listen to some picture books.</p> <p>&nbsp;Loreto Park Children&#39;s Play Area</p> <p>Morris Park Avenue - Between Haight and Tomlinson Avenues</p> </div> </div> Bookcraft! (Stapleton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261975 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come to the library and have a blast listening to stories and making a fun craft!&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Craft-A-Way! (Hunt's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264009 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunt's Point Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children &nbsp;participated in making projects related to &nbsp;a theme or holiday.</p> </div> </div> Read Aloud and Craft (West New Brighton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262309 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West New Brighton Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The Children&#39;s Librarian&nbsp;will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. A&nbsp;craft project will follow.&nbsp;Recommended for ages 5-12.</p> </div> </div> Read Aloud (Melrose Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258511 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Melrose Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Project Art (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265608 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join Project Art by creating different arts and crafts.</p> </div> </div> Children's Author Talks (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263733 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us in welcoming children&#39;s authors, illustrators, poets, and graphic novelists to the 67th Street Library. Our authors will present on their writing process and their books. Free and open to the public. Appropriate for adults and children interested in reading and writing ages 7 and up, All author talks are at 1PM.</p> <p>Tuesday, July 8: Lisa Greenwald</p> <p>Wednesday, July 9: Courtney Sheinmel</p> <p>Thursday, July 10: Danette Vigilante</p> <p>Tuesday, July 15: Sophie Bell</p> <p>Wednesday, July 16: Polly Shulman</p> <p>Thursday, July 17: Joan Bauer</p> <p>Tuesday, July 22: Jane LeCroy &nbsp;</p> <p>Wednesday, July 23: John Grandits &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Thursday, July 24: Vincent Toro&nbsp;</p> <p>Tuesday, July 29: Drew Willis</p> <p>Wednesday, July 30: Kelly Light</p> <p>Thursday July 31: Sheila Keenan</p> <p>Presented as a part of Imagination Academy.</p> </div> </div> Family Crafts (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/256842 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd Street</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us&nbsp;and make a hands on project.&nbsp; For ages 3-8.&nbsp; Pre-registration starts July 16, 2014. &nbsp;Space is limited to 25 participants. &nbsp;Please note: We are unable to accommodate daycares and summer camps.</p> </div> </div> Sidewalk Story time (Castle Hill Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258963 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Castle Hill Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come listen to a Children&rsquo;s Librarian read stories right out on the sidewalk in front of the library. (Weather permitting).&nbsp; Also learn about Summer Reading and other exciting programs being offered at the library.</p> <p>All Public Library Programs are free of charge.</p> </div> </div> Bring Ur Snack! (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247265 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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> Arts & Crafts (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249802 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.</p> </div> </div> 75 years of the Batman (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265437 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>75 years of the Batman has come to the Kingsbridge Library. Bring your kids and watch Batman The Animated Cartoon Series.&nbsp; For this event we will be giving out free Batman mask as well as other giveaways.&nbsp; All kids (ages 5-11) must register to be part of the event and there are only twenty-five seats available.&nbsp; Be part of Bat history and join the fun.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Kids Gaming (Wii) (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262295 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play Nintendo Wii games at the Library</p> </div> </div> Tween Science: Water Density Rainbow (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/262717 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p align="left">What is density? And how will it affect sugar and water? Find out in this experiment! Ages 8-12. Materials provided, pre-registration required.</p> </div> </div> Children's Read Aloud (Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258395 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>Image by Flickr user 1950sUnlimited. All rights reserved.</p> Children (accompanied by a favorite adult) will enjoy songs, finger plays and books. &nbsp; Story time will give your child the opportunity to hear language while interacting with other children their age. <p> Ages 0-4 welcome!</p> </div> </div> Story Time (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263611 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> I wonder why? A Science Story Time for ages 3-7 years (Inwood Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261841 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Inwood Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">Let's learn about animals, dinosaurs, weather and more through stories, non-fiction books and science activities! And yes, there will be a little art, songs and rhymes and games thrown in too. </div> </div> Family Story Time (Tottenville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258164 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tottenville Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for picture books old and new read aloud by a librarian. For ages 3 and older. No pre-registration required.</p> </div> </div> Tween Laptop Lounge (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265583 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Gaming (Allerton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263964 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Enjoy playing the Wii with other children in the library.</p> </div> </div> Wii Time @ the Library (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263967 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Gaming hour at the library. For ages 5-11</p> </div> </div> Grandpa's Unicorn (Baychester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/260275 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Baychester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Lainey&#39;s love for her grandfather leads her on an adventure to the great beyond. To help fulfill grandpa&#39;s dream to touch a unicorn, she must use her skills in mask-work, juggling, plate-spinning, and magic and follow a trail through the magical forest to the land of the unicorn. Presented by Laine Barton. Recommended children for ages 6 and older.</p> </div> </div> Arts and Crafts (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262143 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library, Children's Story Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Celebrate Summer by creating fun projects using a variety of materials and skills.&nbsp; For children ages 5 to 11.</p> </div> </div> Nature Detectives (Hudson Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261553 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hudson Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A hands-on, interactive look into the natural world. Through games, live animals and projects, young naturalists will get an up close look into the world of nature. Presented by the New Canaan Nature Center. For ages 7 and older</p> </div> </div> PRESCHOOL TIME (Jefferson Market Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264027 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jefferson Market Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Arts & Crafts (Morrisania Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247309 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morrisania Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hands-on projects using a variety of skills</p></div> </div> Wii Gaming (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/254525 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the Library</p> </div> </div> Soundview Library's Scrabble Club (Soundview Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250732 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Soundview Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p style="margin: 0in 0in 12pt;">You don't need to be a word whiz to enjoy a good game of scrabble! The right letters on the right squares can turn even the smallest words into big scores!<o:p></o:p></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 12pt;">So come join us for a fun afternoon of scrabble with Ms. Valerie.</p></div> </div> Gaming For Kids (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251934 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play Wii, PS4, and Xbox-one games at the Library</p> </div> </div> Fun with Arts and Crafts (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249086 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Feeling creative?&nbsp; Children 5 to 12 can join us for weekly arts and crafts projects on the Children's Floor!&nbsp; We'll provide the materials, you just bring yourself and your creativity!</p></div> </div> Full STEAM Ahead!: Elephant Toothpaste (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/262889 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come to Belmont Library this summer for our STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) programs! Think outside the box and learn STEAM the fun and creative way.</p> <p>We&#39;ve seen all the Volcano science projects before. So instead, come see how Hydrogen Peroxide and Yeast can make a similar cool effect with just a dash of dish soap. &nbsp;Learn about how chemicals break down and how catalysts can speed up the process. &nbsp;Recommended for children ages 5 and older.</p> </div> </div> Dr. Frankenstine's Lab: Bionic Bodies (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263519 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for &nbsp;4 sessions as we observe, model, and build the human body.</p> Wednesday, July 16th 4-5:30pm &nbsp;The Respiratory System <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Observe the respiration of a goldfish and build a working model of a pair of human lungs. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; * Four gold fish will be adopted by program participants! *</p> Wednesday, July 23rd 4-5:30pm Inside/ Outside Skeletons <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Build a human bone and observe an insect&rsquo;s exoskeleton in action.</p> Wednesday, August 6th 4-5:30pm Hands, Fingers, &amp; Thumbs <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Thumbs up! Build a working model of a hand and see what you can grasp.</p> Wednesday, August 20th 4-5:30pm Eye See You <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;How do we see? How do insects see? Build two different types of eyes and find out!</p> <p>Ages 6-11; Limited to 15 participants; Register via telephone or at the desk on the 2nd floor.</p> <p>All programs are free.</p> <p>Major support for after-school programming is provided by the Mr. and Mrs. Timothy R. Barakett Endowment</p> <p>for Children&rsquo;s and Young Adult Programs and Services; the E.H.A. Foundation Endowment for Literacy</p> <p>Programming; and The Pinkerton Foundation, with additional support from the Estate of Brooke Russell Astor</p> <p>and the Estate of Mary McConnell Bailey</p> </div> </div> Creative Crafts (Hamilton Fish Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264579 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Fish Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Mighty Action Storytime (Grand Central Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261535 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Central Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children ages 3 to 6 years old will weave a magical story.</p> </div> </div> Science Club! (Battery Park City Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263205 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Battery Park City Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 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> Tween Tech Time (Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263358 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Tweens are invited into the Story Hour Room to hang out, play with our iPads and laptops! Bring your friends!</p> </div> </div> Board Game Club (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261656 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Board games of all types and all skill levels.</p> </div> </div> E-Book Discussion for Children (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/263647 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children will use iPads for book discussion. Workshops are limited 12 children for each session. Pre-registration at the children&#39;s information desk. Recommend for children ages 8 to 12.</p> </div> </div> Midweek Movie (Bloomingdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263103 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bloomingdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;Join us for Movie Time. &nbsp;Enjoy your favorite children&#39;s movies at the library. Snacks are welcome!</p> <p>July 2: &nbsp;Tale of Despereaux&nbsp;(G). Running time: 93 minutes.&nbsp;</p> <p>The tale of three unlikely heroes - a misfit mouse who prefers reading books to eating them, an unhappy rat who schemes to leave the darkness of the dungeon, and a bumbling servant girl with cauliflower ears - whose fates are intertwined with that of the castle&#39;s princess. (IMDb)</p> <p>July 9: &nbsp;Matilda&nbsp;(PG). Running time: 102 minutes.</p> <p>Story of a wonderful little girl, who happens to be a genius, and her wonderful teacher vs. the worst parents ever and the worst school principal imaginable.&nbsp;(IMDb)</p> <p>July 16: &nbsp;Peter Pan&nbsp;(G). Running time: 77 minutes.</p> <p>Wendy and her brothers are whisked away to the magical world of Neverland with the hero of their stories, Peter Pan. (IMDb)</p> <p>July 23: The&nbsp;Iron Giant&nbsp;(PG). Running time: 86 minutes.</p> <p>A boy makes friends with an innocent alien giant robot that a paranoid government agent wants to destroy.&nbsp;(IMDb)</p> <p>July 30:&nbsp;Pinocchio&nbsp;(G). Running time: 88 minutes.</p> <p>A living puppet, with the help of a cricket as his conscience, must prove himself worthy to become a real boy. (IMDb)</p> </div> </div> Picture Book Stories in the Library (St. Agnes Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262544 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 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. &nbsp;You can join you friends in the library and listen to some of your favorite stories both old and new. &nbsp;Ages 3 - 6.</p> </div> </div> Zumba For Kids (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264189 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come have a good time dancing along with the Wii while playing Zumba.</p> </div> </div> Batman Craft for Children at Epiphany Library (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265656 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>To celebrate 75 years of Batman,&nbsp;DC Comics has declared July 23rd to be&nbsp;BATMAN DAY!</p> <p>Craft for Children: Be Batman for a day! Create a keepsake magnet. Craft is limited to 20 participants, first come, first served. 2nd Floor, Children&rsquo;s Room.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Movie Day (Sedgwick Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249531 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.</p> </div> </div> Kiddie Storytime (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/258707 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p></div> </div> Aakwaaba, Hu Jambo, Africa Hurrah! (Port Richmond Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/260070 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Port Richmond Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:15:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Take a music and dance Pan African Safari through the rich and varied continent of Africa with Mama Ellison. Learn real dances, sing African songs and play beautiful hand made instruments from all corners of the continent. Wear beautiful clothing and celebrate the culture of our cradle of civilization. &quot;Please Touch&quot; Mini Museum of African masks, textiles and art included. Recommended for &nbsp;children of all ages.</p> </div> </div> Chapter Book Read-Aloud (Summer Reading 2014) (115th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/257967 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T16:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Take a break from the heat and enjoy a good book. Better yet, be read to while you let your imagination run wild!</p> <p>Come out every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday to listen to a classic children&#39;s book read aloud. &nbsp;For kids 6-11.</p> <p>BONUS: For every Summer Reading 2014 event attended, recieve a fun prize!</p> </div> </div> Literacy Pajama Party (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251929 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T17:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Bring your parents, your siblings, and your favorite pj's, stuffed animals, and blankies for a night full of stories, snacks, arts &amp; crafts activity</p> </div> </div> Uno Tournament (Eastchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263062 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Eastchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T17:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Think you are the best in Uno? Join the Uno tournament to win extra time on the computers!&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Story Time (115th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261742 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-23T17:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 23 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>short stories for ages 3 - 6</p> </div> </div>