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 Game On (Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/289404 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T03:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!</p> </div> </div> Fantastic Friday: Super Animal (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306229 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Check out our weekly themes  and come on that day dressed up!  Prizes awarded to those who visit us in costume, while supplies last.</p> <p> </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="2015-07-31T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:00 am</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> </div> </div> The Lions Lego Zone: Session 1 (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/298237 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd Street</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:15:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Bring your imagination and join us for fun with LEGOs!</p> <p>Kids and their grown-up will have a chance to show off their building skills with LEGOs provided by the Library.  Blocks of various sizes will be provided for children ages 2-4 and 5-11.  Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.</p> <p>Space is limited.  Tickets will be given out on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:00 AM.</p> <p>Please bring along a camera to take a pictures of your creation! </p> <p> </p> <p>    </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Tottenville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301458 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tottenville Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:15:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories, songs, crafts and fun for children ages 18-36 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Playtime (St. Agnes Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307995 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:15:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Toddlers ages 18-36 months can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Play from 10:15 to 11 a.m.</p> </div> </div> Pre- School Storytime (Fort Washington Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/303327 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Fort Washington Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood</p> </div> </div> Toddler/Preschool Storytime (Westchester Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300975 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Toddler StoryTime (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/303636 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from birth to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> <p>There is a limit of 20 children and their caregivers per session. </p> </div> </div> New York City Kids! (Mulberry Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298318 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mulberry Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</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> Things That Go! Story Time (Bloomingdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308149 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bloomingdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Trains, and trucks, and planes, oh my! Get moving with songs, stories, and rhymes about all your favorite modes of transportation. For ages 2-4. Limited space, tickets will be distributed for event beginning at 10:15am. </p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Dongan Hills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308160 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Dongan Hills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Toddler Time (Port Richmond Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306853 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Port Richmond Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old along with their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Baby Story Time (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301812 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Tummy Time (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307499 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Specialized floor time for babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. We will engage in simple lapsit and finger play exercises and sing songs and rhymes to help babies strengthen coordination and development through fun activities.</p> </div> </div> Comfy Couch Fridays (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306791 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come and enjoy our cool play space, filled with blocks, puzzles, and more. Children must be accompanied by adults.</p> <p>*Please note: This is free, quiet play time and not a structured program.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Family Storytime! (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306670 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Share family time with your child while listening to your favorite picture books and singing songs and rhymes together. </p> </div> </div> Baby & Me Time (West New Brighton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305544 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West New Brighton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hey there mommies, daddies, and caregivers! Join us for a fun half hour of nursery rhymes, reading, and playtime! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.</p> </div> </div> Musica/Music (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298316 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">Children are immersed in the richness of the Spanish language as they participate in lively educational songs and typical rhymes and movements. Two native musicians guide students through using call and response techniques, visual aids, instruments and more. Best for children ages 0 to 3 years old with parent/caregiver. Presented by Mi Manzana.</p> </div> </div> The Lions Lego Zone: Session 2 (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/298238 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd Street</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Bring your imagination and join us for fun with LEGOs!</p> <p>Kids and their grown-up will have a chance to show off their building skills with LEGOs provided by the Library.  Blocks of various sizes will be provided for children ages 2-4 and 5-11.  Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.</p> <p>Space is limited.  Tickets will be given out on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:00 AM.</p> <p>Please bring along a camera to take a pictures of your creation! </p> <p> </p> <p>    </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Musica/Music (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298316 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">Children are immersed in the richness of the Spanish language as they participate in lively educational songs and typical rhymes and movements. Two native musicians guide students through using call and response techniques, visual aids, instruments and more. Best for children ages 0 to 3 years old with parent/caregiver. Presented by Mi Manzana.</p> </div> </div> Toddler/ Preschool Play Time (Westchester Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300977 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Storytime (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/306966 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Pre-schoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other pre-schoolers in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Itty Bitty PlayTime (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306141 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children 36 months old and under and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, interactive stories, lively songs and rhymes.  Join the fun and meet other babies and toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> <p>*For children 36 months old and under.</p> </div> </div> Bilingual Story Time (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307439 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join Ms. Gomez for a story time in English and Spanish. There will be stories, songs, movement, rhymes, and fun! For ages 18 months - 5 years. First-come, first-served.</p> </div> </div> Totally Toddlers Story Time (Harlem Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/304941 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Harlem Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"> Little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. </div> </div> Read & Play (City Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/304565 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">City Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children from birth to 3 years old and caregivers can take part in wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program.  There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers per session.  Space is limited on a first come / first serve basis the day of the program. Every Friday at 11:00 a.m.</p> </div> </div> Reading Aloud (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/306149 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian</p> </div> </div> "Boisterous Bookworms" Summer Reading Book Club (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/303884 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for some super hero fun this summer! We will be reading many of the titles from our NYPL Summer Reading List for grades K-5 along with other fun reads. Each week we will read and discuss the title(s) of the week. Then we will do a craft, experiment, or other exciting activity! Snack will also be provided. Ages 5-11. Registration preferred. </p> </div> </div> Preschool Story Time (Pelham Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/290251 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Toddler Story Time (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301814 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.</p> </div> </div> Movies For Tots (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305960 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Chldren can enjoy a short movie or cartoon on DVD.  Suitable for a younger auidience.  For ages 0 - 5 years with a parent/caregiver</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Toddler Time (Tottenville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301458 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tottenville Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:15:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories, songs, crafts and fun for children ages 18-36 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.</p> </div> </div> Kids' Music That Rocks (Hudson Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307432 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hudson Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:15:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories and songs to sing along with every Friday morning!</p> </div> </div> Create Your Own Superhero (Columbus Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298139 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:30 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 to 12 years old.</p> </div> </div> Create Your Own Superhero (Columbus Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298139 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:30 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 to 12 years old.</p> </div> </div> Spanish Storytime (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301489 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish.  End with a Bubble Dance party!</p> </div> </div> Preschool Story Time (Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306316 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T11:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stories, crafts, and play time. Join us for our weekly Preschool Story Time for fun, fun, fun!! </p> </div> </div> Arts and 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="2015-07-31T11:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Have fun with these hands-on projects that teach children a variety of skills.</p> </div> </div> Pre-school Playtime (Morningside Heights) http://www.nypl.org/node/302679 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morningside Heights</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T12:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other Pre-Schoolers in the neighborhood.  </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="2015-07-31T12:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Monday through Friday from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play.  Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat.</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="2015-07-31T13:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 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> READ ALOUD/PICTURE BOOK TIME (New Dorp Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299553 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes &amp; coloring. For ages 3 years &amp; up.</p> </div> </div> Board Games (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306139 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come and have fun playing  board games with family and friends!!</p> </div> </div> Kid Flicks (Yorkville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306321 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Yorkville Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us in our community room for our children's film showing.</p> <p>Watch short films based on picture books.</p> <p>The perfect way to spend the afternoon.</p> <p>This week's showing is: Winnie The Pooh &amp; The Honey Tree  &amp;  Wonder Dog</p> <p>All Films subject to last minute substitutions.</p> </div> </div> Wii Games for Kids (Tompkins Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307279 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tompkins Square Library, Second Floor</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join in on the fun as you and your friends play Wii games.  Every Friday 3:30 pm - 4:30pm. Recommended for children 4 - 12 years of age.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Reading Aloud (Richmondtown Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306031 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Richmondtown Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 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 ages 3 and up.</p> </div> </div> Let's Get Crafty! (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308455 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p>We supply the materials, you supply the imagination...</p> <p>Get inspired by our fun selection of craft materials and let your imagination run wild! There are no rules except - have fun!</p> <p>Age 4 &amp; up. No pre-registration required.  </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Board Games (Allerton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307611 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Play &amp; interact with other kids in games of Chess, Checkers, Monopoly, Connect Four, and more.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Movies for Kids (Melrose Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307924 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Melrose Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us on hot July afternoons to watch movies for kids — and the kid in you.</p> </div> </div> Bookmark Makers (Bloomingdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307287 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bloomingdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Drop in and design some bookmarks! Create one for yourself and another to be given away at the library.</p> </div> </div> Wii Love Gaming! (Stapleton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306406 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win. </p> </div> </div> Be a City Hero (Grand Concourse Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309089 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Concourse Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. School Age (5-12 years).</p> </div> </div> Coloring Club (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309656 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Coloring sheets, Activity sheets and crayons are provided for children to express their creativity every afternoon.</p> </div> </div> Kids Get Active Fridays (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/302950 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Being fit and healthy is more than just eating right—it's also about being active! Join in on the fun as we explore Just Dance and Zumba movements.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Read aloud/picture book time (New Dorp Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299553 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library<br/> Riverdale Montessori School</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes, and coloring. For ages 3 years &amp; up.</p> </div> </div> Kids take over the Library! (Francis Martin Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307985 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Francis Martin Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Children of all ages are welcomed to take over the library! School Aged children join each other in playing classic Board Games, creating pieces using  art supplies.  While toddlers and preschoolers can play with building blocks, puzzles or toys that encourage sensory motor and development skills.</p> </div> </div> Spanish Storytime (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301489 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:15:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish.  End with a Bubble Dance party!</p> </div> </div> Literature at Play Workshop (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295410 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">Make illustrations leap off the page! Write songs based on a favorite book! Imagine the world of your favorite literary characters! During this fun-filled workshop, professional teaching artists will lead theater, songwriting and creative movement activities all based on a chosen book! Best for ages 5-12 years old. Presented by New York City Children’s Theater.</p> </div> </div> Movies @ Riverside Library presents "Hercules" (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306242 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Taken from the gods as a newborn and adopted on earth, Hercules is just an awkward pillar of strength trying to fit in. What he wants most is to impress his father Zeus. When Hercules discovers Hades' sinister plot to take over Mount Olympus, he goes from zero to hero and, with the help of his pals Pegasus and Phil, discovers that real strength comes from the heart!</p> </div> </div> Summer Fun and Gaming (Clason's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/310232 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Chess (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/306968 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Challenge someone in a game of chess.</p> </div> </div> Color, Paint & Draw (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308838 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Draw, paint, and color your own images or coloring pages.  This program allows kids to create wonderful pictures, and, more importantly, have fun while doing it.  (Please note: this program is not a structured program.) ( Ages: 2-12)</p> </div> </div> KidZ Lounge (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306677 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library<br/> NYS Department of Parole, 79 Alexander Avenue, Bronx NY</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for Kidz lounge. A designated area where the children are welcome to work on their homework or study. Laptops and Ipads will be available to use for homework.</p> </div> </div> Kids Crochet (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306143 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us and learn to crochet.  Materials will be available to work with, but if you have some needles and yarn of your own, pelaes feel free to bring some along! *Limited supplies available.</p> </div> </div> Super-Zumba for Kids! (Mott Haven Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/310657 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mott Haven Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Get FIT and have FUN over the summer! For 6 to 12 year olds. Maximum 12 children.</p> <p>WHAT IS ZUMBA? Zumba is a dance fitness program created by Colombian dancer and choreographer, Alberto "Beto" Perez, during the 1990s. This dance incorporates soca, samba, salsa, merengue, mambo and other HIGH ENERGY dance moves that will get the heart rate up.</p> <p>WHAT TO BRING: Please wear comfortable clothing and sneakers and bring a bottle of WATER with you. It is VERY important that your child be sufficiently hydrated by drinking water throughout the exercise program.</p> <p>WARNING: Please be advised that you (a parent or guardian) MUST sign a "Physical Activity Release" form to give your child permission to participate in the class. You may ask for the form at the library.</p> </div> </div> Board Games (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306139 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come and have fun playing  board games with family and friends!!</p> </div> </div> Offline Gaming (115th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307386 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Take your game play offline with classics like Sorry!, Checkers, Spill and Spell, Jenga, Uno, Chess and more.</p> </div> </div> Coloring Club (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309656 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Coloring sheets, Activity sheets and crayons are provided for children to express their creativity every afternoon.</p> </div> </div> Board Games Galore (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306792 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come play board games with your friends and family.</p> </div> </div> Reading Aloud (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306582 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 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.</p> </div> </div> Fun Fridays (Great Kills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298554 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Great Kills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Enjoy an afternoon of stories, songs, rhymes, and a fun craft!</p> <p>Recommended for ages 4 and up.</p> </div> </div> Fun Fridays (Great Kills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298554 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Great Kills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Enjoy an afternoon of stories, songs, rhymes, and a fun craft!</p> <p>Recommended for ages 4 and up.</p> </div> </div> Board Games (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/311085 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>It's Friday! Enjoy traditional board games with your friends and family. ! Connect 4, Checkers, Battleship, Sorry, Candy Land....</p> </div> </div> Gaming (Morrisania Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306078 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morrisania Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library.</p> </div> </div> Reading Aloud (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306582 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 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.</p> </div> </div> Pre-School Film (Morningside Heights) http://www.nypl.org/node/302684 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morningside Heights</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Watch films based on picture books. </p> </div> </div> Krafty Kids (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307510 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. </p> </div> </div> Game Corner (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307457 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.</p> </div> </div> Afternoon Cartoons (Columbus Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308635 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:45:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:45 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Because you can’t have school without after-school cartoons! Come and laugh along to the adventures of Bugs Bunny, Tom &amp; Jerry, Wile E. Coyote, and all the rest! For ages 3-12</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Game Day (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/306482 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T16:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play a variety of board games at the library. For ages 5 to 12 years old.</p> </div> </div> Craft Fun! (Grand Central Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308811 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Central Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T16:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Fun crafts for ages 4-12.</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="2015-07-31T16:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 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>