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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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
This is an in-person event at Baychester Library. Dungeons and Dragons is a fantasy roleplaying game in which you create a character and roll the dice to make your moves. No experience neccessary! Ages 13-17.
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
If you love puzzles, let us sort words into groups of four. Monday, June 24, 2024 3:00 - 4:00 pm Ages 10 to 18
Epiphany LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
Online
This event is online and in-person. Join us every Monday for intriguing and compelling real life stories! Join the Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library for a free screening of "Almost Sunrise" Program Description In an attempt to put haunting combat experiences behind them, two friends embark on an epic 2,700-mile trek on foot across America, seeking redemption and healing as a way to close the moral chasm opened by war. Almost Sunrise is an intimate, vérité film that eschews stereotypes and in…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library
Online and Livestream
Adults,

50+,

College & Graduate Students,

Teachers,

K-12 Educators,

College/Graduate School Educators,

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
Come to the teen floor to talk about all things young adult books. For this discussion, we will be focusing on books with LGBTQ+ characters and themes for pride month. Come join us to discuss, to draw and to build your "to-read" shelf!
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
This event takes place in-person in 67th St's Teen Room. Looking to get in touch with your most creative self or try a new art technique? Want to learn how sew a button or raise a hem? Come hang with us! Each week we supply tons of art and sewing supplies, and new craft ideas to try. From jewlery making, to painting, to paper-mache, the possibilities are endless!
67th Street Library, Computer ClassroomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
Join us in person at the Pelham Bay library to see Mean Girls. This program is for Teens 13 -18. Bring along your classmates and friends. We'll provide snacks and refreshments! Registration not required.
Pelham Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
This event will take place in person at Ottendorfer Library. Join the Ottendorfer Library as we make artists, cartoon shows, tv shows, animes, family pictures into a button. No Registration is Required! Open to Children (7-12 years old) and Teens/Young Adults (13-18)
Ottendorfer Library Children,

School Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
This event will take place in person at the St. George Library Center. Come and join us as we watch a movie in the Teen Room.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3 PM
This program will take place at the Macomb Bridge Library Teen Center. Designated teen time to enjoy board, card and video games (PS5 & Nintendo Switch) with friends.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3:30 PM
Pride Month
This event will take place in person at Belmont Library. Join us for another anime club as we continue to dive into titles such as Bloom Into You, Failed Princesses, and Given!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3:30 PM
Pride Month
‘Til The Break of Drawn! Flags + Bags: Tie Dye Your Pride! Inspired by PRIDE! Mon, June 24 @ 3:30 PM (1 HR) There’s a reason we celebrate Pride all month: it’s because we deserve to be seen! With so much passion for bringing joy to life’s greatest moments, why not keep the excitement rolling with some more expressive arts using tie dyes to design tees, flags and tote bags for every occasion all year around! (But especially for the parade!)
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3:30 PM
Pride Month
Join us at the Soundview Library in designing your own Pride stickers! Find images and designs online, use Canva to create your own sticker design, or draw/color a design directly onto the sticker paper. Bring your friends and let's celebrate Pride!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3:30 PM
Learn about the library's magazine contest, free programs, and book recommedations. We are giving away free books!
Richmondtown LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3:30 PM
This is an in-person event at the Morrisania Library Join the young adult staff and explore the creative possibilities of crocheting. Library will provide supplies.
Morrisania LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3:30 PM
This event will take place in-person at Morningside Heights Library. Bust a move with your friends and join us to celebrate the end of the NYC public school year. Snacks are provided.
Morningside Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 3:30 PM
This event will take place in the community room of the West New Brighton Library. During our open hours you can take advantage of our various Teen Center resources. Utilize our tech, arts and craft supplies, collection of video games and board games, or just grab a laptop and hangout! Devices such as the 3D printer, cameo cutter, silk screener, and photography equipment may not be available at open hours. Please see our calendar for programs specifically related to these devices or email wes…
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Are you looking to wind down from the stresses of school? Come by the Wakefield Teen Center and listen to some chill beats while playing your favorite board games!
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at Francis Martin Library to promote our community ties and engage you with art. Join us for an hour of making clay figures, embedding beads in clay, conversation, and other activities to bring in the new year! We also offer coloring, drawing and other art supplies to use during the hour! All supplies will be provided by the library. This program is intended for teens ages 13-18, but please feel free to bring the whole family!
Francis Martin LibraryFamilies,

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Teen Recording Studio & Media Lab
Are you a budding musician looking to record your next hit song? Our state-of-the-art recording studio is here to help! Open Studio offers a unique opportunity for teens to come in, record their music, and receive feedback from their peers and an engineer. Plus, you'll have the chance to learn about audio engineering and get a behind-the-scenes look at the recording process. In Open Studio teens are invited to record 1 song up to 3 minutes. Depending on registrants for the day, sessions…
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL), Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Ever struggle with letting all your assigments stack up at the end of the week because you spent too much time playing video games or watching TV? Do you still want to do all those fun things but also have a better sense of time-awareness so you don't stress too much over looming deadlines? Come by the BLC Teen Program room and check out this presentation to unlock the secrets to managing your time well! We will have snacks at the end of the program.
Mosholu LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Our TTRPG series. We'll be designing our own characters drawing on the world of My Hero Academia, using game mechanics from Dungeons & Dragons and Mutants & Masterminds. Use writing and (optional) art to create a character's abilities, backstories, and play mechanics, drawing on library materials and collections. Create a character and send them on adventures as a student at U.A. Bronx. Get ready to go beyond!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Summer at the Library
This event is taking place in person at the Mariners Harbor Library. Where did Superman come from? Join Ivan Velez for a history of American style comics, from the Yellow Kid and Spiderman to Archie and the COMICS CODE AUTHORITY to today. Learn how these iconic characters have reflected and influenced the good and bad of American culture and morality, and how the modern world has changed it all. This event is for teens ages 13 - 18 years old.
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
This event takes place in-person every Monday from 4 PM - 5:30 PM Play video games with your friends on Nintendo Switch and Play Station 5, or have fun with card & board games. Either way, it's GAME ON No Registration Required Location: Community Room 3rd FL Only for Teens Grades 6-12
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person. Join the High Bridge YA staff every Monday this summer for giveaways. Come decorate some swag (bags, bookmarks, and more) and take home some free books.
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play guitar but didn’t know where to start? Join us this June at Jefferson Market for an informal, four session guitar class taught by one of our librarians. Don’t have a guitar? No problem! As part of attending the class, you will receive an acoustic guitar of your own. Space in this program is extremely limited. This class is intended solely for our teen patrons. Registration begins in person at Jefferson Market Library on May 20th (there is no online…
Jefferson Market LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Comics & Superheroes
This event will take place in person at 53rd St. It's Animonday in the 53rd St Library's teen zone! Every Monday, we'll be screening a handful of anime episodes on the TVs in our space. Come by and connect with other folks who love anime in a safe & fun enviornment!
53rd Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Are you overwhelmed by final projects, math exams, or the thought of physics and black holes? (Or something else!) Stop by the Teen Zone for help with your school work, test prep, and more! *During this time, one of our YA Librarians will be available to help you.* ----------- ¿Te agobian los proyectos finales, los exámenes de matemáticas o pensar en la física y los agujeros negros? (¡O algo más!) Pásate por la Zona de Adolescentes para que te ayuden con tus tareas escolares, a preparar los…
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Have questions about applying to colleges or jobs? Then drop in for our weekly hybrid College and Career Pathways one-on-one time! For those who would like to drop in virtually, please register online. For those who would like to attend in person, just head on up to the Teen Center on the second floor and our YA librarians will be there to assist you! We offer assistance with applications, cover letters, navigating financial aid, and test prep. Please come prepared with at least one area you w…
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
This program will take place in person at Bloomingdale Library. Board games, card games, maybe even Nintendo Switch. Try something new, play an old classic, or make your own. Whatever you feel like playing, we've got you covered! This program is for Teens in 7th - 12th Grades. Masks are encouraged at all NYPL locations. Learn more about our health and safety policies. Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
This event will be hosted in-person at the Castle Hill Branch. Interested in 3-D printing? Learn some basic skills and design your own 3-D model during this program! No experience is needed and all materials will be provided.
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Get creative at Tremont! We have paints, canvas, markers, stickers, button makers, and more. Come get inspired and create a unique piece of art. Grades 7-12 are welcome to attend!
In personTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at Mott Haven. Calling all teens! Come up with an idea and work on your project every week. We'll provide supplies. Some ideas include painting, knitting, 3D printing, and building with Legos.
Mott Haven LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Based on Naoko Takeuchi’s legendary manga series, Sailor Moon Crystal retells the story of Sailor Moon as she searches for her fellow Sailor Guardians and the Legendary Silver Crystal to stop the dark forces of Queen Beryl. Come by to Grand Concourse Library to see how this story unfolds! We will be watching 2 to 3 episodes per week.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
"This event will take place in person a Van Cortlandt Library." Come in and test your gaming skills against your peers while playing games such as Super Smash Brothers Ultimate and Street Fighter. Activities include games, gathering with your peers, and chatting with staffs about books and more. Discover what the Library offers NYC teens, including TeenLIVE events, programs, book recommendations and more.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
Postponed
This event will take place in person at Parkchester Library. Express yourself, and get creative with our audio recording studio. Learn the basics to music production with your peers using the digital audio Logic Pro software!
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 24
@ 4:30 PM
Join the librarian in creating fun and engaging crafts! Teens will be able to learn a new skill and make and take home their designs! All supplies provided, just bring your imagination and willingness to try new things! This event takes place in person. No registration required.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, June 25
@ 2 PM
After a long week, what better plan then to come to the Library and hang out with your friends or even make some new friends, while playing Nintendo Switch, UNO, and more. The Morris Park Library is a safe and welcoming space for all teens. There will be snacks and giveaways. Ages 13-18
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, June 25
@ 2 PM
Drop in to the Teen Room to create some art on our 3d printer!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, June 25
@ 2 PM
Come have some friendly competition with your friends on the Switch, PS4 and PS5. This event will take place in person at the St. George Library Teen Center.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, June 25
@ 3 PM
Celebrate the end of the school year with a game of bingo!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)