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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42 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the West Farms Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). This event is taking place in-person.
West Farms LibraryChildren
Today
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person at Woodstock Library. Join us for an hour of STEAM activities! We will create and learn new science, tech, engineering, art, and math skills. Come see what we're up to and make something unique. Space is limited. Groups of 5 or more, please call in advance. May 10th: Shape Hunt May 17th: Kinetic Sand May 24th: Build a House May 31th: SLIME
Woodstock LibraryChildren
Wed, May 18
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in-person at the Bronx Library Center. Join us for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math)! For children ages 6-12 who love to create and innovate new ideas and techniques. Please Note: Masks are encouraged at all NYPL locations. No registration is required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, May 18
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person at Stapleton Library. Come explore S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) with us through stories and hands on activities.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Wed, May 18
@ 4 PM
STEAM
Do you love Science, Technology, Enginering, Arts and Math? Come with some ideas of what you want to develop. You must register with your email address in order to receive the link to participate. The link will be sent to you by email approximately one day before the program. You will need a device with audio and video and an internet connection to join. Most online programs, including all programs hosted via Google Meet, provide closed captioning. If you would like to confirm ahead of the pro…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, May 19
@ 3 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person. Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! We create Bronx Zoo pals with felt materials (5/12), and create a stress ball (5/19). LIMIT 15 Steamsters! Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and online. Get updates on online programming, at-home activities, and more in your inbox!
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Thu, May 19
@ 3 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person. Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! This week, we will create a stress ball and learn other ways to relax. Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and online. Get updates on online programming, at-home activities, and more in your inbox!
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Fri, May 20
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event is online only. Join staff from 58th Street Library via Google Meet as we learn a recipe, hear a story, and make a craft together. For children ages 7-10 who love to create and innovate whether that's in the kitchen or at the crafting table. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join. *This event involves making a snack and craft at home! A list of ingredients and tools needed will be provided beforehand.* Participation limited to 10 child par…
Online via Google Hangouts MeetChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, May 24
@ 3 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. This month, come to our Mommy and me makerspace and create a work of art with your Mom or favorite caregiver. LIMIT 10 Makers.
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Tue, May 24
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person at Woodstock Library. Join us for an hour of STEAM activities! We will create and learn new science, tech, engineering, art, and math skills. Come see what we're up to and make something unique. Space is limited. Groups of 5 or more, please call in advance. May 10th: Shape Hunt May 17th: Kinetic Sand May 24th: Build a House May 31th: SLIME
Woodstock LibraryChildren
Wed, May 25
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person at Stapleton Library. Come explore S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) with us through stories and hands on activities.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Thu, May 26
@ 3 PM
STEAM
This event will take place online. Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! Join us and learn about what causes stress amd how art can help you relax. Limit: 15 STEAMSTERS. Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and online. Get updates on online programming, at-home activities, and more in your inbox! You must register…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Thu, May 26
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This Event is In-Person only. Have you ever wanted to create your own eye-catching buttons, but weren’t sure where to start? At the library, you can use inspiration from famous button designs and the button making machine to learn to create your own, impactful buttons. Start by following a Librarian's tutorial and then use those techniques to start making your own! What is a button making machine? A button making machine is a simple device that presses and seals your chosen image be…
Wakefield LibraryChildren,

Families,

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, May 27
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event is online only. Join staff from 58th Street Library via Google Meet as we learn a recipe, hear a story, and make a craft together. For children ages 7-10 who love to create and innovate whether that's in the kitchen or at the crafting table. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join. *This event involves making a snack and craft at home! A list of ingredients and tools needed will be provided beforehand.* Participation limited to 10 child par…
Online via Google Hangouts MeetChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, May 31
@ 3 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. This month, come to our Mommy and me makerspace and create a work of art with your Mom or favorite caregiver. LIMIT 10 Makers.
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Tue, May 31
@ 3 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. This month, come to our Mommy and me makerspace and create a work of art with your Mom or favorite caregiver. LIMIT 10 Makers.
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Tue, May 31
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person at Woodstock Library. Join us for an hour of STEAM activities! We will create and learn new science, tech, engineering, art, and math skills. Come see what we're up to and make something unique. Space is limited. Groups of 5 or more, please call in advance. May 3rd: Legos May 10th: Shape Hunt May 17th: Kinetic Sand May 24th: Build a House May 31th: SLIME
Woodstock LibraryChildren
Tue, May 31
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the West Farms Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). This event is taking place in-person.
West Farms LibraryChildren
Tue, May 31
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person at Woodstock Library. Join us for an hour of STEAM activities! We will create and learn new science, tech, engineering, art, and math skills. Come see what we're up to and make something unique. Space is limited. Groups of 5 or more, please call in advance. May 10th: Shape Hunt May 17th: Kinetic Sand May 24th: Build a House May 31th: SLIME
Woodstock LibraryChildren
Wed, June 1
@ 4 PM
STEAM
Do you love Science, Technology, Enginering, Arts and Math? Come with some ideas of what you want to develop. You must register with your email address in order to receive the link to participate. The link will be sent to you by email approximately one day before the program. You will need a device with audio and video and an internet connection to join. Most online programs, including all programs hosted via Google Meet, provide closed captioning. If you would like to confirm ahead of the pro…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 1
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person at Stapleton Library. Come explore S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) with us through stories and hands on activities.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Thu, June 2
@ 3 PM
STEAM
This event will take place online. Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. In honor of our Summer Reading theme: Making Waves, we will create a BAKING SODA POWERED BOAT! LIMIT 15 Makers. Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and online. Get updates on online programming, at-home activities, and more in your inbox…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Mon, June 6
@ 3 PM
STEAM
Create and decorate your very own book bag! During this program, you will learn about Summer Learning 2022 program, how you can participate and what you books you can check out the newest books you can get at the library.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryBook Lovers,

School Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),

Children
Tue, June 7
@ 3 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. This month, come to our family makerspace and create a work of art with your Mom or favorite caregiver. LIMIT 12 Makers.
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Tue, June 7
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the West Farms Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). This event is taking place in-person.
West Farms LibraryChildren
Wed, June 8
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Sedwick Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to STEAM. Masks are encouraged at all NYPL locations. *Space is limited!
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 8
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in person at Stapleton Library. Come explore S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) with us through stories and hands on activities.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Thu, June 9
@ 3 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. Join us and design and build your starter bookcase. LIMIT 12 Makers.
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Thu, June 9
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
Create your own digital comics with Pixton and your library card! Pixton is a digital comic creation website for kids and teens. No drawing skills are required! We will use your imagination to create fantasy comics, historical fiction comics, sci-fi comics, and so much more! For Children and Teens, ages 10-18. Space is Limited So Registration is required. Maximum 10.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, June 14
@ 3 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. This month, come to our family makerspace and create a work of art with your Mom or favorite caregiver. LIMIT 12 Makers.
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Wed, June 15
@ 4 PM
STEAM
Do you love Science, Technology, Enginering, Arts and Math? Come with some ideas of what you want to develop. You must register with your email address in order to receive the link to participate. The link will be sent to you by email approximately one day before the program. You will need a device with audio and video and an internet connection to join. Most online programs, including all programs hosted via Google Meet, provide closed captioning. If you would like to confirm ahead of the pro…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, June 21
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the West Farms Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). This event is taking place in-person.
West Farms LibraryChildren
Tue, June 28
@ 3 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. This month, come to our family makerspace and create a work of art with your Mom or favorite caregiver. LIMIT 12 Makers.
In PersonChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Wed, June 29
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM
Join staff from the Sedwick Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to STEAM. Masks are encouraged at all NYPL locations. *Space is limited!
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 29
@ 4 PM
STEAM
Do you love Science, Technology, Enginering, Arts and Math? Come with some ideas of what you want to develop. You must register with your email address in order to receive the link to participate. The link will be sent to you by email approximately one day before the program. You will need a device with audio and video and an internet connection to join. Most online programs, including all programs hosted via Google Meet, provide closed captioning. If you would like to confirm ahead of the pro…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 29
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event will take place in-person at the Bronx Library Center. Join us for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math)! For children ages 6-12 who love to create and innovate new ideas and techniques. Please Note: Masks are encouraged at all NYPL locations. No registration is required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, June 30
@ 3 PM
STEAM
This event will take place online. Join staff from the Clason's Point Library for an exciting, hands-on program dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. In honor of our Summer Reading theme: Making Waves, we will create a SNOW VOLCANO! LIMIT 15 Makers. Sign up for the NYPL Kids e-newsletter to get information on upcoming author talks and events happening at the Library and online. Get updates on online programming, at-home activities, and more in your inbox! You…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Tue, July 12
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This event is online. Want to learn how to create something great for yourself or help your community? Join YA staff from Pelham-Parkway Van Nest Library for an educational and exciting hands-on beginners program on Canva, the online website that lets you design many things! We will learn about the program and give out basics and helpful tips to help you with this design program. Free resources will also be given to registrants. For Teens 13-18. This event will take place over Google Meet. Y…
OnlineTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, July 13
@ 4 PM
STEAM
Do you love Science, Technology, Enginering, Arts and Math? Come with some ideas of what you want to develop. You must register with your email address in order to receive the link to participate. The link will be sent to you by email approximately one day before the program. You will need a device with audio and video and an internet connection to join. Most online programs, including all programs hosted via Google Meet, provide closed captioning. If you would like to confirm ahead of the pro…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, July 27
@ 4 PM
STEAM
Do you love Science, Technology, Enginering, Arts and Math? Come with some ideas of what you want to develop. You must register with your email address in order to receive the link to participate. The link will be sent to you by email approximately one day before the program. You will need a device with audio and video and an internet connection to join. Most online programs, including all programs hosted via Google Meet, provide closed captioning. If you would like to confirm ahead of the pro…
OnlineChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)