Outdoor Events & Classes Calendar

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66 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, June 27
@ 11:15 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place outdoors at the Mariners Harbor Library. Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active child build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage. Please note: In the event of rain or inclement weather, this storytime will be canceled. Please check this event page for any canc…
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Tue, June 28
@ 10:30 AM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. Dates: Outdoor Family Storytimes will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and…
OutdoorsChildren
Tue, June 28
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place outdoors at Washington Square Park. Specifically located at the alcove with park benches in Washington Square Park across from the Playground for Big Kids. Cancelations due to rain will be announced on the morning of the event via WSP's Twitter. We cancel if the chance of rain is 60% or greater. Canceled programs will not be rescheduled. Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and…
Washington Square ParkChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Tue, June 28
@ 11:15 AM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. Dates: Outdoor Family Storytimes will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and…
OutdoorsChildren
Tue, June 28
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
This program will be held in person and will be outside if weather permits. Come and decorate a tote bag to express your personal voice. Play games, draw with sidewalk chalk. Give-away books will be distributed, bring home some to keep forever. No registration required. For ages 12 - 18.
Pelham Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, June 28
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the Van Cortlandt Library. Join us as we design our own tote bags to keep! Free books while supplies last! This program is for teens ages 13-18 years old. Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more.
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, June 28
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
Join the staff of the Riverdale branch for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to the science of water We will conduct hand experiments as we learn about energy, motion, time, and force. These events will take place in person outdoors at Riverdale library.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 29
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will be in person at the Allerton Library. Join Ms. Margaret for a fun story time in our outdoor space (weather permitting). Please register in advance as space is limited. Ages 2-5.
Allerton LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, June 29
@ 11:30 AM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park, near the Library for the Performing Arts. The Billy Rose Theatre Division highlights A Note of Explanation, a 1922 work by iconic writer Vita Sackville-West, which was recently rediscovered as a miniature book in Queen Mary's dollhouse in Windsor Castle. The story recounts the antics of a time-traveling sprite who inhabits the dollhouse.
Damrosch Park at Lincoln CenterChildren
Wed, June 29
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
Join us at Poe Park for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children.
Poe Park, located at Grand Concourse between E.192 St. and E. Kingsbridge Rd.Children,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Tue, July 5
@ 10:30 AM
Outdoor
Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. This event will take place outdoors at the Library for the Performing Arts. Dates: Outdoor Family Story-times will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and 11:15am from A…
OutdoorsChildren
Tue, July 5
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place outdoors at Washington Square Park. Specifically located at the alcove with park benches in Washington Square Park across from the Playground for Big Kids. Cancelations due to rain will be announced on the morning of the event via WSP's Twitter. We cancel if the chance of rain is 60% or greater. Canceled programs will not be rescheduled. Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and…
Washington Square ParkChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Tue, July 5
@ 11:15 PM
Outdoor
Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. This event will take place outdoors at the Library for the Performing Arts. Dates: Outdoor Family Story-times will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and 11:15am from A…
OutdoorsChildren
Wed, July 6
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
Join us at Poe Park for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children.
Poe Park, located at Grand Concourse between E.192 St. and E. Kingsbridge Rd.Children,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Wed, July 6
@ 3:30 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the South Beach Library. Come play chess with a librarian who has no one else to play with. Games will be played outdoors, depending on weather conditions. No registration required, just bring your ability to play. For ages 6 to 18
South Beach LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Children
Thu, July 7
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the Van Cortlandt Library. Join us this summer on our back patio as we create art outdoors! Every week we'll do something new, we'll provide the supplies, you bring the inspiration! Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more.
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, July 9
@ 1:30 PM
Community Mental Health
Join our friends from Harlem Wellness Center for their Summer Wellness Program series. This weekly series of outdoor programs is custom designed to engage and inspire teens to live healthier and more powerful lives, and includes a variety of facilitators, creative activities, and a place of positivity and inclusivity. Discover how food, movement, nature, mindfulness, yoga, music, and play, are natural resources that can relax and strengthen the body and mind for greater wellbeing and performanc…
Marcus Garvey Park, northeast lawnTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, July 11
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the Van Cortlandt Library. Join us this summer on our back patio as we discuss some of the free books we're giving away all summer long! Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more.
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, July 12
@ 10:30 AM
Outdoor
Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. This event will take place outdoors at the Library for the Performing Arts. Dates: Outdoor Family Storytimes will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and 11:15am from Ap…
OutdoorsChildren
Tue, July 12
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place outdoors at Washington Square Park. Specifically located at the alcove with park benches in Washington Square Park across from the Playground for Big Kids. Cancelations due to rain will be announced on the morning of the event via WSP's Twitter. We cancel if the chance of rain is 60% or greater. Canceled programs will not be rescheduled. Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and…
Washington Square ParkChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Tue, July 12
@ 11:15 AM
Outdoor
Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. This event will take place outdoors at the Library for the Performing Arts. Dates: Outdoor Family Storytimes will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and 11:15am from Ap…
OutdoorsChildren
Wed, July 13
@ 11:30 AM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park, near the Library for the Performing Arts. Join us for a Children's Musical presented by the Billy Rose Theatre Division of the Library for the Performing Arts.
Damrosch Park at Lincoln CenterChildren
Wed, July 13
@ 3:30 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the South Beach Library. Come play chess with a librarian who has no one else to play with. Games will be played outdoors, depending on weather conditions. No registration required, just bring your ability to play. For ages 6 to 18
South Beach LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Children
Thu, July 14
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the Van Cortlandt Library. Join us this summer on our back patio as we create art outdoors! Every week we'll do something new, we'll provide the supplies, you bring the inspiration! Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more.
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, July 16
@ 1:30 PM
Community Mental Health
Join our friends from Harlem Wellness Center for their Summer Wellness Program series. This weekly series of outdoor programs is custom designed to engage and inspire teens to live healthier and more powerful lives, and includes a variety of facilitators, creative activities, and a place of positivity and inclusivity. Discover how food, movement, nature, mindfulness, yoga, music, and play, are natural resources that can relax and strengthen the body and mind for greater wellbeing and performanc…
Marcus Garvey Park, northeast lawnTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, July 18
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the Van Cortlandt Library. Join us this summer on our back patio as we discuss some of the free books we're giving away all summer long! Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more.
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, July 19
@ 10:30 AM
Outdoor
Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. This event will take place outdoors at the Library for the Performing Arts. Dates: Outdoor Family Storytimes will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and 11:15am from Ap…
OutdoorsChildren
Tue, July 19
@ 11:15 AM
Outdoor
Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. This event will take place outdoors at the Library for the Performing Arts. Dates: Outdoor Family Storytimes will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and 11:15am from Ap…
OutdoorsChildren
Wed, July 20
@ 11:30 AM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park, near the Library for the Performing Arts. Musician Marco Foster will read Tim Hopgood’s book, Singing in the Rain, which presents the famed Broadway music in the format of a children’s book. Foster will conclude with a brief “goodbye” song drawn from the Broadway repertoire. This event is presented by the Music & Recorded Sound Division of the Library for the Performing Arts.
Damrosch Park at Lincoln CenterChildren
Wed, July 20
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
Join us at Poe Park for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children.
Poe Park, located at Grand Concourse between E.192 St. and E. Kingsbridge Rd.Children,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Wed, July 20
@ 3:30 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the South Beach Library. Come play chess with a librarian who has no one else to play with. Games will be played outdoors, depending on weather conditions. No registration required, just bring your ability to play. For ages 6 to 18
South Beach LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Children
Thu, July 21
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the Van Cortlandt Library. Join us this summer on our back patio as we create art outdoors! Every week we'll do something new, we'll provide the supplies, you bring the inspiration! Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more.
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, July 23
@ 1:30 PM
Community Mental Health
Join our friends from Harlem Wellness Center for their Summer Wellness Program series. This weekly series of outdoor programs is custom designed to engage and inspire teens to live healthier and more powerful lives, and includes a variety of facilitators, creative activities, and a place of positivity and inclusivity. Discover how food, movement, nature, mindfulness, yoga, music, and play, are natural resources that can relax and strengthen the body and mind for greater wellbeing and performanc…
Marcus Garvey Park, northeast lawnTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, July 25
@ 3 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the Van Cortlandt Library. Join us this summer on our back patio as we discuss some of the free books we're giving away all summer long! Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more.
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, July 26
@ 10:30 AM
Outdoor
Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. This event will take place outdoors at the Library for the Performing Arts. Dates: Outdoor Family Storytimes will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and 11:15am from Ap…
OutdoorsChildren
Tue, July 26
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place outdoors at Washington Square Park. Specifically located at the alcove with park benches in Washington Square Park across from the Playground for Big Kids. Cancelations due to rain will be announced on the morning of the event via WSP's Twitter. We cancel if the chance of rain is 60% or greater. Canceled programs will not be rescheduled. Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and…
Washington Square ParkChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Tue, July 26
@ 11:15 AM
Outdoor
Our colleagues at the Riverside Library are bringing their wildly popular storytimes across the street to the Library for the Performing Arts Library's Outdoor Reading Room. Join a Children's Librarian for stories, songs, and other engaging activities with a focus on the performing arts. Recommended for children 1 year old and up. This event will take place outdoors at the Library for the Performing Arts. Dates: Outdoor Family Storytimes will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am and 11:15am from Ap…
OutdoorsChildren
Wed, July 27
@ 11:30 AM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park, near the Library for the Performing Arts. Join us for a storytime event presented by the Jerome Robbins Dance Division of the Library for the Performing Arts. Recommended for children 12 months old and up.
Damrosch Park at Lincoln CenterChildren
Wed, July 27
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
Join us at Poe Park for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children.
Poe Park, located at Grand Concourse between E.192 St. and E. Kingsbridge Rd.Children,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Wed, July 27
@ 3:30 PM
Outdoor
This event will take place outdoors at the South Beach Library. Come play chess with a librarian who has no one else to play with. Games will be played outdoors, depending on weather conditions. No registration required, just bring your ability to play. For ages 6 to 18
South Beach LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Children