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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
Stories for a Sunday Afternoon
You worked all week and did the chores on Saturday. You deserve a chance to relax with a few stories with your little one! Songs, stories, and family time is just what you need. We'll have guest story sharers from around the Library system (and some familiar faces) .
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers (birth to 12 months)
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to early walking age (0-18 months) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, learn how to give your child a great foundation for a lifetime of reading, and meet other babies and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment. Monday's program will be repeated on Wednesday. Please note: Programs take place on the second…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Open Exploration Time
Did you know that free play is essential in a child's intellectual and physical development? We will have books, blocks, LEGOs, puppets, tablets and other activities allowing families time to read, discover and create together! Enjoy two hours of creative playtime. Parent and/or caregiver participation is encouraged.
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Comfy Couch Playtime
Explore books, puzzles, blocks and more as you enjoy our cozy carpet area and meet other babies and toddlers in the neighborhood. Please note this is free, self-guided play time with a selection of toys to boost cognitive and motor development, not a structured program. Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer Library
University Settlement Early Childhood Education Center
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby and Me
A program for just baby and you! Join us for toys, books, action rhymes, and social bonding with other babies. For ages 0-18 months. Parent/caregiver participation is required and expected for the program.
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood! This program is designed for children who are not yet able to walk, and different story times are available for older, more active children. The library doors will be open from 10:20-10:30am only, please arrive by 10:30am to gain access to this storytime. First come, first served for the first 45 babies and their caregivers.
53rd Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Laptime
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, not to mention meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program is restricted to pre-walkers. Tickets are required for event and will be distributed starting at 10:00AM.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Families,
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Tummy Time
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.
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:45 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bitty Book Buddies
A fun and interactive program for babies and toddlers ages 0-36 months. Hear stories, sing songs, play with puppets, shake your sillies... and make new friends! Doors open @ 10:30am and close at the start of the program, approximately 10:45am Limited to 30 children. First come, first served. Music & toys will be provided before and after the program - meet other caregivers/parents in the neighborhood, while your baby makes new friends! Please note that there will be no program on…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Storytime / Tiempo de Cuentos Bilingüe
Hola! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes this Spring as they learn Spanish through stories and music. Both Spanish and Non-Spanish speakers are welcome! For ages 1-5. ¡Hola! Las familias disfrutarán esta primavera mientras aprendan Español a través de cuentos y música, ¡Todos son bienvenidos! Para edades 1-5.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Mandarin & English Bilingual Storytime 双语故事时间 (普通话和英语)
Come join us for a bilingual storytime (Mandarin and English) filled with songs, stories and purposeful play! Recommended for kids from birth to 5 years of age. Parent/caregiver must be present. 欢迎参加本馆的双语故事时间!本馆将会使用普通话和英语来讲故事,唱活泼的歌曲和童谣。欢迎婴儿到五岁的孩子以及监护人来参加。
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11 a.m.
Baby Storytime: Book Babies
An interactive storytime for babies, ages 0-18 months, and their caregivers.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: All Join In!
Come to the library for stories, songs, action rhymes and more! Have fun meeting other little ones in the area and their caregivers. For ages 0-3.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers (birth to 12 months)
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:15 a.m.
Toddler Storytime: Monday Toddler Time
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. Program begins promptly at 11:15 a.m. Come early as this program fills up. Please join us!
Seward Park Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:15 a.m.
Tummy Time
Infants and their caregivers will get down on their tummies and do simple fingerplays and songs. There will be time to interact with other infants, read together, and learn an easy to remember developmental tip. For young infants (pre-walkers). Please, only pre-walkers and their caregivers and families! Different story times are available for older, more active children.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Bounce
Non-walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other babies in the neighborhood every Monday. Walking toddlers are encouraged to join us in our Wednesday morning or Thursday afternoon programs!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Baby Storytime
Join us Mondays at 11:30am for a storytime just for babies on the move! Read, sing, & play together with our children's room staff while developing your babies love for books and learning! Our Baby Storytime is for babies up to 18 months. For other ages: Check out our Toddler Storytime (18months-3 years) on Tuesdays at 11:30am and Family Storytime for all ages Thursdays at 11:30am!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Play Time
Babies can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For children ages 0-18 months.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Storytime
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones y rimas en ingles y espanol.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 11:45 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby Space
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-18 months.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 12 noon
Baby Playtime
Babies can listen to music, play with fun toys, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 12 noon
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 12 noon
Baby Playtime
Babies can listen to music, play with fun toys, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 12 noon
Lunchtime Play!
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 lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 12:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 12:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 1 p.m.
Baby Storytime
Babies from 0-18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. This baby program will take a traditional storytime format: songs, bouncing rhymes, tickles, and sensory play! The following restrictions are put in place in order to make sure this session is as safe and enjoyable as possible: 0 - 18 months only maximum of 15 babies/ session *please bring a small blanket or towel with you for tummy time…
Harlem LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
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.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime
Join us for stories told by your favorite librarians!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 24 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, rhymes and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
South Beach LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Wee Little Ones Storytime
Introduce your baby to books! This program is geared toward pre-walkers and non-confident walkers. Ages 0-14 months suggested. The storytime will include board and picture books, rhymes, bounces, and tickles. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Auditorium and will be directly followed by the Baby Space Storytime.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 10:15 a.m.
Baby Lap Sit for Pre-Walkers
Babies from birth to 18 months old (Pre-Walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Programs are first come, first served and limited to 15 children and their caregivers. Please note: There is no elevator available, and stroller parking is limited.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime:Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes, and simple picture book stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! Target age group is confident walking babies before 2 year-old and their caregivers. Pre-registration required for the first time. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our e-mail list at the Children's Information desk. For non-walker babies, check out our Wee Little Ones from 10 am - 10:30 am!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
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