Events

The Library is here to help you learn and connect with your community through our wide array of free events, programs, classes, book clubs, and more. Please check listings to confirm if a program is in-person, online, or outdoors.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact the branch for more information. See here for service updates at the Library.

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13 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2 PM
Early Literacy
Take a break from playing and enjoy some stories brought to you by the Allerton and Morris Park Library staff. This event will take place outdoors at the Matthews-Muliner playground. For children all ages.
Matthews-Muliner Playground (Mathews Ave. between Morris Park Ave. and Rhinelander Ave.)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers
Sat, August 20
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at Allerton Library. Join the children's librarian for storytime with books, songs, and fun! Parents and caretakers are highly encouraged to participate and get involved. Storytime helps strengthen early literacy skills, socialization, and bonding between adults and their children. This program caters towards kids ages 2-5. *Program is limited to 10 children accompanied by a caregiver. Space is limited-- please register advance either online or in-person.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Tue, August 23
@ 2:30 PM
STEAM for Kids
This program will take place in person at Allerton Library. Create and decorate a one-of-a kind kaleidoscope and learn about light reflection and engineering. For kids ages 6-12. Please register as supplies are limited.
Allerton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, August 23
@ 4 PM
Online
The Allerton and Eastchester libraries would like to invite you to our True Crime Group. This program is online only. The program will consist of an open forum in which participants can speak about “True Crime” with a focus on the criminal, crime/incident, and the way in which the crimes was/wasn’t solved The time periods which will be covered over a period of decades including recent crimes. We look forward to seeing you!! Disclaimer: This is an open forum in which participants can dis…
Online via Google MeetAdults,

Teachers,

College/Graduate School Educators
Wed, August 24
@ 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, August 24
@ 3:30 PM
These events will be held in person at the Allerton Branch Each week this summer, join us for fun activities which will help you to learn more about yourself, your community and becoming a better citizen. Week 1, June 29: Define Yourself on a Tote Bag Week 2, July 6: Explore Your Rights Week 3, July 13: Discover Your Community and Its History Week 4, July 20: Map Your Community Week 5, July 27: Profile a Changemaker Week 6, August 3: Participate in Democracy Week 7, August 10: Think Glob…
Allerton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, August 25
@ 2:30 PM
Book Discussion Group
This program will take place in person at Allerton Library. Please join Ms. Margaret for an open discussion on whatever you are reading or have read this summer! We will also choose a book to read for our final meet up on August 25th. For ages 10-12.
Allerton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, August 26
@ 2 PM
Early Literacy
Take a break from playing and enjoy some stories brought to you by the Allerton and Morris Park Library staff. This event will take place outdoors at the Matthews-Muliner playground. For children all ages.
Matthews-Muliner Playground (Mathews Ave. between Morris Park Ave. and Rhinelander Ave.)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers
Sat, August 27
@ 2 PM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Mango Languages is an online language learning program that is free for all New York Public Library members. This class will discuss how to sign-up, setup, and more effectively use Mango Languages. No prior experience is required. All are welcome!
Allerton Library
Online Only
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 2:30 PM
This program will be in person at Allerton Library. Please join us for our Summer Learning celebration! Jellyfish dance and drift through the water, and are found in every ocean on Earth! Kids will dive in and learn about these mysterious creatures of the deep, and will also learn about conservationist sJacques Cousteau and marine life artist Wyland and their shared love for underwater ecosystems. Kids will create colorful, mixed media hanging jellyfishes using a special ink diffusion technique.…
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, August 31
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at Allerton Library. Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers will listen to two stories followed by playtime! A wonderful opportunity for children to develop early literacy and socialization skills. Please register either in person or over phone as space is limited.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, August 31
@ 3 PM
This program will take place in person at Allerton Library. Join us at the library for an art program creating stencil flowers with acrylic paint. Explore your creativity in a relaxing environment. All matting and art supplies will be provided. As a side note, the auditorium space is only accessible via stairway.
Allerton Library, AuditoriumAdults
Wed, August 31
@ 3:30 PM
These events will be held in person at the Allerton Branch Each week this summer, join us for fun activities which will help you to learn more about yourself, your community and becoming a better citizen. Week 1, June 29: Define Yourself on a Tote Bag Week 2, July 6: Explore Your Rights Week 3, July 13: Discover Your Community and Its History Week 4, July 20: Map Your Community Week 5, July 27: Profile a Changemaker Week 6, August 3: Participate in Democracy Week 7, August 10: Think Glob…
Allerton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)