Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Events

Share

The New York Public Library offers more than 93,000 programs annually, serving everyone from toddlers to teens to seniors. Use any or all of the filters below to find an event that interests you. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Adults Teens/Young Adults Children
Bronx Manhattan Staten Island
(mm/dd/yyyy)

7,148 events found.

Page 1 of 179 Next
Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
StartUp! 2017 Workshop 2: Developing Your Marketing Plan
This is the second training workshop for the New York StartUP! 2017 Business Plan Competition. Learn how to develop a marketing plan for your business. This session will be offered three times in February. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults,
Businesspeople
Today
@ 12 noon
One on One Computer Help with Digital Grandparents
OLDER ADULTS CAN LEARN ABOUT COMPUTERS AND THE INTERNET WHETHER YOU WISH TO BE INTRODUCED TO COMPUTERS AND THE INTERNET, ARE SEEKING TO EXPAND YOUR KNOWLEDGE OR GET HELP WITH A SPECIFIC TASK OR QUESTION WE CAN HELP! Individual tutoring and assistance FOR OLDER ADULTS (50+) Contact St. Agnes Library (212-621-0619) or Pamela Katz (518-260-4461) for more information
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
Make Jewelry with Barbara
Make something with that extra sparkle! Take marbles and wire to make bracelets, necklaces, and more.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Reading Help
Do you need some help with reading? Are you in grades K-6? If the answer is yes, come on Saturdays at noon for some reading help by high school volunteers!
Huguenot Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 12 noon
Computer Tutoring Sessions (Noon)
Join us for an one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Today
@ 12 noon
Dream, Paint/ color
In this regularly occurring Saturday program, kids are encouraged to come and explore their creative sides. Much of the work done during this program will be self-directed, allowing participants to explore their own interests. Work done in this program may end up on exhibition in our Children’s Room. We provide all art supplies.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
Tax-Smart Investing
Learn about tax issues and strategies for investors. Presented by Sallie Mullins Thompson CFP® CPA/PFS of the Financial Planning Association of New York. Sallie Mullins Thompson CFP®, CPA/PFS, started her business management and consulting practice, providing financial services to professionals, families, and small business owners in the areas of accounting; tax return preparation; income and asset protection; and college and retirement planning in 1996. In addition, she holds licenses to s…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Today
@ 12 noon
Dance and Theatrical Classes
Teens and children ( 3 to 12) will learn many types of dances like salsa and will perform in theatrical presentations, plays, dramas, drumming, storytelling, and much more! Share your culture and learn about the culture of others. Classes and instruction by professional and internationally acclaimed artists Xiomara Evans and Marni Rice.
High Bridge LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 12 noon
Black Power! Wikipedia Edit-a-thon 2017 Edition
The Schomburg Center, working with AfroCROWD, is proud to host Black Power! Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, our third year initiative in which we invite members of the community and general public to contribute to content related to black history on Wikipedia for the national Black WikiHistory Month outreach campaign. For the first time, via video satellite, we'll be able to unite with Wikipedia editors in Africa who will edit alongside us. Wikipedia is a free online encyclopedia, written collaborativel…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference DivisionAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teachers
Today
@ 12 noon
Crochet Club
Join us to learn the basics of crochet, or to share ideas. All skill levels are welcome to attend.
Westchester Square LibraryAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
Movie Time
Join us for an afternoon of fun watching a movie.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
Today
@ 12:30 p.m.
One-on-One Computer Help
February: 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 14, 16, 17, 18, 21, 23, 24, 25, 28 Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 10:00am – 1:00pm Saturday: 12:30pm - 4:30pm This class is right for you if you need help in: Basic Mouse & Keyboard Microsoft Word Email Other Basic Needs Please register for one of our available sessions See a staff member at th…
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 12:30 p.m.
Modern Art & Ideas, MOOC Meet-up #8
Hello New Yorker Learners! We are happy to announce a series of Modern Art & Ideas learner meetups for anyone in or around the New York City area. The meetups, for participants in the Coursera massive open online course Modern Art & Ideas, will take place every other Saturday from 12:30-2:00 pm, beginning January 14, 2017. Even if you're not enrolled in the course, you are welcome to stop by and join in the conversation. They will be held at the 53rd Street Library, across the street…
53rd Street LibraryAdults
Today
@ 12:30 p.m.
One-on-One Computer Help
February: 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28 Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00am – 1:00pm Saturday: 12:30pm - 4:30pm This class is right for you if you need help in: Basic Mouse & Keyboard Microsoft Word Email Resume Other Basic Needs Please register for one of our available sessions See a staff member at the front desk f…
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Beatles and Bob
An interactive high energy sing-a-long with songs by the Beatles and Bob Marley adapted to children. Best for children ages 3 and older. Presented by Music for Brooklyn
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Opera Concert Series
The New York Opera Forum performs complete concert versions of operas with piano accompaniment. Programs with act-by-act plot summaries will be provided in large print and braille. On Saturday February 25th from 1:00 - 4:00 PM, join us for Rigoletto by Guiseppe Verdi
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
50+,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Jason Bourne
The CIA's most dangerous former operative is drawn out of hiding to uncover more explosive truths about his past. Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones, Alicia Vikander ( PG-13 | 123 min | Action, Thriller)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
U.S. Citizenship Workshop
Adults preparing to take the United States Citizenship Test are invited to join us for our monthly practice workshop. Each workshop will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. Students will also learn about New York Public Library resources and other online resources to continue their practice at home. We will provide all students with an N-400 Application for Naturalization and a FREE pocket study guide with the answers to all civics questions. No registration needed…
53rd Street LibraryAdults,
Immigrants
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Books, Authors & Kids! with Irene Smalls hosted by The Studio Museum in Harlem
Join children's book author Irene Smalls for an interactive storytelling of her book Jonathan and His Mommy. Create your own portrait in this exciting workshop that celebrates literature, visual art and family! To RSVP please visit studiomuseum.org.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomBook Lovers,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Adult Movie Day: Jason Bourne
Come and join the West Farms family as we watch Jason Bourne. The film stars Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones, and Alicia Vikander. The film is rated PG-13.
West Farms Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Race
This drama based on true events focuses on legendary black athlete Jesse Owens (Stephan James) and his inspiring journey to overcome racism at home and abroad, culminating in his triumphant track-and-field performance at the 1936 Berlin Olympics under the tutelage of gruff Ohio State coach Larry Snyder (Jason Sudeikis). At the same time, Owens also contends with a rivalry with German competitor Carl "Luz" Long (David Kross), while Olympic committee members Jeremiah Mahoney (William Hurt) and Ave…
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
"My All-American" ( 2015; 1 hr 58 mins) Freddie Steinmark, an underdog on the gridiron, faces the toughest challenge of his life after leading his team to a championship season
Morningside HeightsAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Open LEGO Play
Join us for open LEGO play in the community room! From 1-3PM. We provide the bricks, you provide the imagination! Ages 4+.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Teen Film
02/04 @ 1 pm: Deepwater Horizon 02/11 @ 12 pm: Southside with You 02/18 @ 1 pm: Max Steel 02/25 @ 1 pm: Queen of Katwe
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 1 p.m.
E-Z Knitting and Crochet Workshop
Every month, certified knitting instructor Esperanza Zeno comes to the library to offer instruction to local knitters and crocheters who wish to perfect their craft. Please bring with you any knitting and crochet supplies, including hooks and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Board Games
A variety of board games for all ages and abilities will be provided.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Eboni Thompson Lead ByDesign Black History Exhibition
Paintings of serveal African American Pioneers
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Chess Club for Teens & Tweens
Are you a tween or teen who loves chess? Or are you a tween or teen who loves chess and wants to learn how to play better? Or are you a tween or teen who does not play chess but wants to learn? Come to our Tween and Teen Chess Club! We meet every Saturday, from 1pm to 3pm, on the 1st Floor of the Chatham Square Library. An experienced chess player will be present every week to provide assistance. We hope to see you there! And if you have questions, please call us at 212-964-6598.
Chatham Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
The Fashion StudioNYC
Design! Sew! Wear! Let your imagination be your inspiration to create and design! The Fashion StudioNYC will teach you how to use a sewing machine and other equipment. You will learn basic sketching and sewing, select your own fabrics and trims. For ages 8-16. Registration required!
Children
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Movie Day: The Secret Life of Pets
This animated comedy from Illumination Entertainment asks the question: what do our pets do all day when we're not home? For the critters living in a Manhattan apartment building, the answer is: whatever they want! A terrier named Max (voice of Louis C.K.) regularly invites his friends to hang out at his place while his owner (Ellie Kemper) is gone, but his quiet life is upended when said owner also takes in Duke (Eric Stonestreet), a stray mutt whom Max instantly dislikes. Their feud eventually…
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Get Crafty
Calling all creative young minds to join us and get "crafty"! For ages 6-16.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren
Today
@ 2 p.m.
FAMILY FILM
Come to the library and watch a movie on our big screen.
New Dorp LibraryFamilies
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Clases de Computación Personalizadas
Clases individuales para personas que desean aprender diferentes temas basicos de computación: Ratón y Teclado Navegar la PC Uso de Internet Como Comprar una Computadora Email Facebook Ebay Resumé (Currículum) Applicaciones ¡Y muchas más! Clases personalizadas a 30 minutos por persona. Registración en persona o por teléfono.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Maya Angelou: and still I rise
Please join us at the Baychester Library as we preview the new documentarty about Maya Angelou, from PBS. This is the first feature documentary about the incomparable Dr. Maya Angelou (1928-2014), best known for her autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Random House). Distinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” she gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before. Dr. Angelou’s was a prolific life; as a singer, da…
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Teachers,
Adults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Colormania Club
Come relax and color away your stress with the latest "Adult" activity! If you're an adult looking for a fresh, new activity that will help bring stress relief to your busy life, try our new coloring club. Sitting down to color a picture can be effective as meditation in reducing stress. Try one of our adult coloring sessions to see for yourself. We'll provide the pictures and and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. No rules here - you may outside the lines. Red grass and green…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Presidential Picture Books
Discover the lives of the presidents through awesome picture books as we share engaging read-alouds and a short craft.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Charge Up!!
Need to charge up your device? Sign-up for two hours and get some power. 4 person total every two hours.
Clason's Point LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
ESOL "Conversation Circle"
Improve your English language proficiency! Drop in at the 53rd St. Library's ESOL "CONVERSATION CIRCLE," an open dialogue where English language learners and fluent English speakers chat on a variety of topics including art, music, current events, leisure activities, and New York City life. Practice your speaking skills and socialize with other English language learners. No registration required. Stop on by and speak the speech!
53rd Street Library, Community RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Page 1 of 179 Next

Chat with a librarian now