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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Fri, April 28
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Pre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other pre-schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 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
Fri, April 28
@ 12 noon
Stay & Play
The fun doesn't stop after storytime - stay after and play! Following each Friday storytime, we open up our storyroom for free play so our storytime-goers have the chance to socialize with other kids from the community! Toys provided. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Take care to supervise children at all times.
Harlem LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 2 p.m.
Bilingual Storytime
Come and join us for a special bilingual storytime! It will be hosted by Sara Jaramillo, the illustrator of the Canticos series!
Aguilar LibraryChildren
Fri, April 28
@ 2:30 p.m.
Clone of DIY Day
Come and use your creativity to create something new and cool.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 2:30 p.m.
Krafty Kids
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 2:45 p.m.
Kids Get Active Fridays
Being fit and healthy is more than just eating right - it's also about being active! Join in on the fun as we bust some Just Dance moves on the Wii game console.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
April Craft Time
It's Craft Time at Yorkville!!! Drop in for a quick craft. Bring your creativity and make something special to take home. Ages 3 and up.
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Color, Paint, & Draw
Kids of all ages will stretch their creativity as we explore different materials every week to create a process-based art project. Process art focuses on the process of creativity, interacting with, and manipulating the materials, with less emphasis on the finished product. This workshop is all about having FUN and exploring art. Some weeks may be messy, disposable smocks are availiable, but please dress for a mess! *Young children should be accompanied by a caregiver. *Space and supplies…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Game On!
Get ready to play some of your favorite board & Wii games. Children ages 5-12 welcome. Younger siblings accommodated. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
Friday Afternoon Activities: On Fridays, at 3 P.M we plan a series of special activities to celebrate the beginning of the weekend so check out this month's events and come hang out with us! April 28th Superhero Mask Workshop
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Film Friday: Moana (PG)
In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. Discover Grand Concourse's movie theater expereince! Rated PG, this screening is open to everyone .
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
*Kiddie Tech
Free computer use without a library card for one hour. Limit: 12 participants.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
WordBingo!
Test your vocabulary with a game of WordBingo and make a sentence with each winning word to win an extra computer appointment!
West Farms LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Play Time
Make the most out of playing with your toddler at the Belmont Library Play Area. Come play and learn.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Study Hour
Complete your schoolwork and learn
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Afterschool Science - Gardening & Plants
Learn some science after school at the Riverdale Library. Learn about gardening and botanical science! Join us in our own garden for some outdoor planting fun!
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Puzzle Fun for Kids
Come to the library for some puzzles and fun! This program is great for all ages.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Wii Time!
Come and play Wii at the library!
South Beach LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Launchpad Club
Enjoy some interactive learning with tablets that are pre-loaded with apps kids love, from math and monkeys to science and superheroes! Best for ages 3-5, & 5-7
Tremont LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Game On
Come in and enjoy a little video gaming. You'll Improve Memory and Sustained Attention Skills, Reduce Feelings of Depression and Loneliness, Have Better Balance and Reflexes, Enhance Your Vision.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Game On!
Get ready to play some of your favorite board & Wii games. Children ages 5-12 welcome. Younger siblings accommodated. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library Center
Bronx Regional High School
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Creative Coloring club
Use your creativity to color in your favorite characters and seasonal scenes. Crayons and coloring sheets on different themes are provided.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Board Games
Come and join us and play a variety of classical board and card games.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Books & Coloring
Enjoy hearing books read aloud followed by coloring. For ages 4-8.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Little Bits Playshop
Calling all inventors, makers, and future engineers! Come build something amazing during an all-new program series introducing the Little Bits electronic building blocks. Little Bits empowers kids to build, prototype, and invent with easy-to-use magnetic blocks that snap together to make simple circuits. Dive into electronic building fun and grow STEM skills, too! This program is recommended for kids ages 8-12.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Free Play
Check out our new Pre K and toddler area. Build a tower with massive blocks, make sea creatures out of kinetic sand, or engineer a magnetic coaster! Unleash your imagination and we’ll unleash our incredible toy collection! For ages 0-6
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Pre-School Film
Watch films based on picture books..
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Games @ the Library!
No video games here, we are going back to board games. Among some of the games we have are Monopoly, Chutes & Ladders & Scrabble. Come join us for a game or two. From ages 3-12.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Chess Club
Challenge a friend or fellow community member to a friendly game of chess! New to the game? Learn the basics.
Mosholu LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Board Games
Enjoy a variety of card games, board games & puzzles.
Melrose LibraryChildren
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Wii Love Gaming!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Board Games Galore
Candyland, Connect 4, Sorry!, and more. Sign out a board game on Friday afternoons and play with friends or family in the Children's Room.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Kids Unplugged!
While modern technology offers us opportunities that are truly incredible and life-changing, it's important to remember that you can still have quite a lot of fun without starting at a screen. Come join us in the upstairs Reading Room to make new friends while playing a variety of card and board games! If the event leaves you wanting more unplugged fun, check out some of these books filled with ideas for creative games and activities: Unbored Games: Serious Fun for Everyone The Ultimate Indoo…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
STEM: Dancing Rice
Do you want to watch rice dance? In this science activity children will explore what happens to rice that has been placed in water as a chemical reaction with baking soda and vinegar.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
BOARD GAME FRIDAYS
Fun for the whole family! Join us for after-school board games and puzzles. For ages 4 and up.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
LEGO Club
We have LEGOs!
Mosholu LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Fun Fridays
Fun Friday can be filled with the Wii, crafts, games, Lego's, playdough and so much more!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Art, Science, & Games
Join in the fun! Come play board games, experiment with Legos, or create a project of your own!
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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