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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Arts and Crafts for Teens
Join us for arts and crafts activities in Teen Space. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Arts and Crafts
Join us for arts and crafts activities @ George Bruce Library. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers and paints.
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Wacky Wednesdays
Chill out at the library on a hump day! Join us for a program, or a movie, or a game! Every Wednesday 3-5pm. For ages 10-17
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3 p.m.
D.I.Y. Wednesdays
March 8– Lanyard March 15th-D.I.Y. Sugar Scrub March 22nd-Duct Tape Flower Pens March 29th-Dream Catcher All materials are provided.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon Delight
Join us to celebrate National Craft Month! We will do a different craft every Wednesday.
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Teen Silkscreen
Join us as we cut out paper stencils and use a basic screen printing technique to decorate tee shirts. Materials will be provided. Limit to 10. For ages 13-18.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Make a Notebook
Learn the basics of book binding as we make our own notebooks!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Lego time @ Van Cortlandt Library
Enjoy access to lego pieces and boards while working with other children to create awesome structures.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 3:45 p.m.
Teen Art Therapy: Painting
We will be working with different mediums to create our own artwork! No experience necessary, just come and have fun! For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Design Your Own Tote Bag
We will be designing and bedazzling some awesome tote bags with Ms. Rodriguez. Be sure to wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty.
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, March 30
@ 11 a.m.
Sewing Circle
Work on your hand sewing and needlework skills! Free, no materials required! Aprende a coser a mano! Gratis, no hay materiales requeridos!
Francis Martin LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thu, March 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Graffiti Art Workshop
You be you! Learn about the history of hip-hop and practice your graffiti art style. Presented by David Alicea. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 30
@ 4 p.m.
Lego at the Library
Kids and Teens are invited to design, create and build unique creations during the Lego Free Build. All Lego blocks are provided, just bring your imagination!
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, March 30
@ 4 p.m.
Crafternoons: March Madness
It's the Crafternoon Series: March Madness Come join us for our series of Arts and Crafts activities held in the afternoon. We have some fun crafts to entertain you ! This Month We will be featuring activities based on: Anne Lebowitz Exquiste Corpse Perler Beads Meta Fuller And More! *This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, March 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Women in History Month - Rosa Parks Mosaic Series (Teens)
Teens, join us for a series of programs featuring Rosa Parks, as we celebrate Women In HIstory Month. We will spend an hour each, in our three part series creating a mosaic poster which we will display upon completion.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, March 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Buttons for Social Justice
Using a button maker, we'll create wearable badges as a method of free expression and to promote ideas of unity, empathy, and support for one another. Materials will be provided. For ages 13 to 18.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, April 1
@ 2 p.m.
Crafternoons
Make your own creations. Use clay, markers, paper, and more to create your own unique items. All materials will be provided. 04/01 @ 2 PM: Teen Art Corner 04/14 @ 3:30 PM: Perler Parlor 04/22 @ 2 PM: Teen Art Corner
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Program: Water Color Coasters
Add some color to your life with this easy to make coasters. Make different patterns that resemble water color paintings and express your creative side!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 3
@ 4 p.m.
Art Studio
Draw manga, graffiti, or freestyle, or just sit down and color! It's your choice. All materials will be provided; just bring your creativity!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 3
@ 4:30 p.m.
Crafternoon
Come get crafty in the Teen Room! From Duct tape wallets to origami. For ages 13-18
53rd Street Library, Teen ZoneTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, April 3
@ 5:30 p.m.
Teen Knitting/Crochet Circle
Do you crochet or knit? Would you like to learn how? Join us at the 53rd Street library for a knitting/crochet circle. All levels welcome. We can teach you if you don't know! If you have supplies, please bring. Only a limited amount of supplies will be available on a first come, first serve basis. For ages 13-18.
53rd Street Library, Teen ZoneTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 4
@ 2 p.m.
Free Art
Be creative! Draw something. Color a picture. Create anything you like. All materials are provided.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Art Therapy: Painting
We will be working with different mediums to create our own artwork! No experience necessary, just come and have fun! For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 4
@ 4 p.m.
Design a Bookmark
Tired of losing your place in your books? Come design your own creative, one-of-a-kind bookmarks! All supplies provided.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 4
@ 4 p.m.
Low Key Coloring Time
Coloring is a great way to relieve stress (or get more stressed if you are a perfectionist or something). For ages 12-18.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 5
@ 3 p.m.
Wacky Wednesdays
Chill out at the library on a hump day! Join us for a program, or a movie, or a game! Every Wednesday 3-5pm. For ages 10-17
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 5
@ 3 p.m.
D.I.Y. Wednesday
Create a variety of do-it-yourself crafts in the Teen Room. All materials are provided.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 5
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Program: Marbled Paper
Learn to make marbled paper to use in cards and other crafts in this fun, easy program.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 5
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Lego time @ Van Cortlandt Library
Enjoy access to lego pieces and boards while working with other children to create awesome structures.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, April 5
@ 4:30 p.m.
Open Art Studio: Paint Space
We provide the space and materials for you to explore various art forms and get your artistic groove on! Please see the attached flyer for more details.
South Beach LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
Wed, April 5
@ 5:30 p.m.
"Knit for a Cause" Knitting Circle
If you love to knit or if you would love to learn how to knit - and if you would like the work that you do to make a difference in the lives of people in need - please join us for this very special, once-a-month program. Knit for a Cause will be led by Soleil Sabalja, a certified, multilingual educator and an experienced knitter. Objects knitted in the workshop will be donated to charitable organizations locally and globally.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, April 6
@ 3 p.m.
Glorious Gothic Calligraphy
Dress up your writing with this beautiful script! A great favorite during the Middle Ages, Gothic style letters are very appealing to most artists with their bold forms made from simple strokes. Presented by Elinor Holland For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Get Fresh
Stop and smell the Jell-O? Learn how to make your very own gelatin air-fresheners. Place it in your gym bag, your locker, or your bedroom and freshen up your space! All materials will be provided. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Tween Craft
Drop by the teen area every Thursday for a fun craft just for tweens ages 10-15.
Port Richmond LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, April 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Puppet-Making Workshop for Teens (and Tweens) #YAatPK
In this hands-on workshop, you'll learn how to be a puppeteer - making your own puppet and bringing it to life. All materials will be provided. Presented by Nicola McEldowney. For ages 10 to 18 years old.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 6
@ 4 p.m.
Crafternoons: Awesome April!!!
It's the Crafternoon Series: Awesome April!!! Come join us for our series of Arts and Crafts activities held in the afternoon. We have some fun crafts to entertain you ! This Month, we will be featuring the following activities: Library Scavenger Hunt Easter Crafts Scrabble Day DIY Keychains National High Five Day & Perler Beads!!! *This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 6
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Art
If you like art, join us and learn something new! Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 8
@ 2 p.m.
No Sew Pillow
Learn how to create your own throw pillow with no required sewing skills! Get tips on how to create by reusing supplies found at home. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 8
@ 2 p.m.
Teen Coloring
Visit the Teen Room to color a picture and listen to music.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 8
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Coloring
Coloring is no longer just for kids! It is a fantastic way to relax and just be creative. So come join us for an hour or more as we unwind and relax from the stresses of school. All materials provided!
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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