Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Events

Share

The New York Public Library offers more than 93,000 programs annually, serving everyone from toddlers to teens to seniors. Use any or all of the filters below to find an event that interests you. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Adults Teens/Young Adults Children
Bronx Manhattan Staten Island
(mm/dd/yyyy)

3,248 events found.

Previous Page 2 of 82 Next
Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1 p.m.
ProjectArt
Unleash your creativity! Students will develop their creative and problem solving skills through hands-on lessons led by experienced teaching artists. Classes introduce Art History topics and vocabulary which will be applied to the exploration of drawing, painting, and mixed media work. At the end of the semester, all students will have their work displayed in a student exhibition at a professional art gallery in NYC. Registration is limited Ages 8-12
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Chess Club for Teens and Tweens
Are you a tween or teen who loves chess? Or are you a tween or teen who loves chess and wants to learn how to play better? Or are you a tween or teen who does not play chess but wants to learn? Come to our Tween and Teen Chess Club! We meet every Saturday, from 1pm to 3pm, on the 1st Floor of the Chatham Square Library. An experienced chess player will be present every week to provide assistance. We hope to see you there! And if you have questions, please call us at 212-964-6598.
Chatham Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Get Crafty
Calling all creative young minds to join us and get "crafty"! For ages 6-16.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren
Today
@ 2 p.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP MATH & READING PM SESSION
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Family Flix
Fun, family-friendly movies showing every month at 125th Street. March: Trolls (2016) April: Storks (2016) May: The Secret Life of Pets (2016) *Film subject to change. Call branch to confirm.
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
The Mighty String Demons Musical Concert
Enjoy a musical performance by Staten Island’s Mighty String Demons titled The Elephant’s Secret as they narrate an original story about animals and insects!
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
Children,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Family Movie
This month's movies are: Mar: 4: Beauty and the Beast Mar. 11: Queen of Katwe Mar. 18: Moana Mar. 25: Pinocchio
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Families
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Super Science Saturday
Super Science Saturday consists of a time where children can explore all things science! The activities for this month are: March 11: Egg Detectives I was about to break open hard boiled eggs to make my super salmmin' potato salad when my niece mixes up the eggs!!! Which ones are hard and which ones are raw? Can we tell without breaking open each and every one? Come to the Children's Room on the second floor and become an "Egg Detective". Mar…
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Free Math Tutoring on Saturdays!
Volunteer High School students tutor children K-8th grade in math on Saturdays throughout the school year! 2:00 - 3:00 pm Grades K-3rd grade 3:00-4:00 pm Grades 4th-8th grade. Due to limited spaces and high demand, sign-up is mandatory. The list is opened every Saturday for the following week's tutoring session.
Seward Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Women in STEM
Celebrate Women’s History Month by learning about extraordinary history-makers and heroes! Kids will explore women who were influential in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields through storytelling and hands on activities.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Movie: The Angry Birds
Find out why the birds are so angry. When an island populated by happy, flightless birds is visited by mysterious green piggy’s, it's up to three unlikely outcasts - Red, Chuck and Bomb - to figure out what the pigs are up to. (imdb)
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
Dental Hygiene Workshop:Children(6 months- 4 years)
Join us for a special dental hygiene workshop presented by Dr. Keren Etzion, a pediatric dentist from Smiles 4 Kids. In this workshop, specifically for children ages 6 months- 4 years, Dr. Etzion will cover: When should my child first see a dentist? Why so early? What dental problems could a baby have? How can I prevent tooth decay from nursing or using a bottle? Should I worry about thumb and finger sucking? When should I start cleaning my baby's teeth? I…
Fort Washington LibraryParents/Caregivers
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Two Step
Parents with toddlers are invited to move around and enjoy books during this fun packed program. Limited to 25 children. For ages 2 to 4 years old. Pre-registration is required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Board Game Bonanza!
Come enjoy board games with others from the neighborhood! Play favorites such as Candyland, Connect 4, Chess, and Checkers. All skill levels are welcome to attend!
53rd Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Math Tutoring
Love math and want some extra practice? Struggling with understanding homework? Come to our Free Math Tutoring program at Chatham Square! Volunteers from local High Schools will help your child understand math concepts through worksheets and sample problems, catering to your child's specific needs. Feel free to bring homework or other materials. Saturday, March 4th 2:00-4:00pm Saturday, March 11th 2:00-4:00pm Saturday, March18th 2:00-4:00pm ​Saturday, March 25th 2:00-4:00pm Ki…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Coloring Sheets/ Homework Help
Tally of how many children ask for coloring sheets or help with their homework.
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
Open play for Toddlers
Enjoy open playtime after toddler storytime. In the main room children and cargivers can play, socialize and select books to read with thier children.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Chess On Demand
Want to play a game of chess whenever you want to. Grab a partner and ask at the circulation desk for a chess board and pieces. Available anytime.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Family Films
Join us in the Soundview Library for our Family Films! Feel free to bring a snack to munch on! March 4, 2017 Storks (PG) 89 min Eager to have a younger sibling, a lonely kid (voiced by Anton Starkman) beseeches the storks to deliver a baby to his workaholic parents -- despite the fact that the birds have long since gotten out of the baby business, and now courier packages for an Internet merchant. But the discovery of an infant in the warehouse inventory forces the delivery s…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Family Movie Matinee (Pelicula Para Toda la Familia)
A Family Movie everyone can enjoy on the Caterpillar Carpet. Un a pelicula de ninos para toda la familia,
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Today
@ 2:30 p.m.
Ipad Time!
Children come and sign up to use an ipad and explore different apps! .
West Farms LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 3 p.m.
March Weekend Movies Presents: Mr. Peabody and Sherman
Mr. Peabody is a business titan, inventor, scientist, gourmand, two-time Olympic medalist and genius...who also happens to be a dog. Using his most ingenious invention, the WABAC machine, Mr. Peabody and his adopted boy Sherman hurtle back in time to experience world-changing events first-hand and interact with some of the greatest characters of all time. But when Sherman breaks the rules of time travel, our two heroes find themselves in a race to repair history and save the future, while Mr. Pe…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Saturday Storytime
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Cinema Saturdays!
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a great film on the big screen! All ages.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Board Games
Play chess, checkers, monopoly, and more.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Family Crafts: Music
Did you know that rubber bands make great guitar strings? Come in and make a musical instrument. For children ages 5 to 11. Preregistration begins on Monday, March 20, 2017. Space is limited.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Kids Take Over the Library (Los Ninos Mandan)
Board games, art, spontaneous story times, blocks, limbo and more… (All Ages) Niños se hacen cargo de la Biblioteca : Juegos de mesa, arte, lectura, cuentos, bloques de juguetes, y más ... (Todas las edades )
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Colorful Afternoons
Do you enjoy coloring? Join us at the Countee Cullen Library on Saturday afternoons for some coloring family fun. Color pencils, crayons, and coloring sheets will be provided.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
Project Art: Unleash your Creativity
Students will develop their creative and problem solving skills through hands-on lessons led by experienced teaching artists. Classes introduce art history topics and vocabulary which will be applied to the exploration of drawing, painting, and mixed media work. At the end of the semester, all students will have their work displayed in a student exhibition at a professional art gallery in NYC. Age: 4–12 year olds Registration required
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sun, March 26
@ 1 p.m.
Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Sun, March 26
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
Stories for a Sunday Afternoon
You worked all week and did the chores on Saturday. You deserve a chance to relax with a few stories with your little one! Songs, stories, and family time is just what you need. We'll have guest story sharers from around the Library system (and some familiar faces) .
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sun, March 26
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime
Join us for stories and songs. For children ages 3-8.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
Mon, March 27
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Hour
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
South Beach LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Hour
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served basis.
South Beach LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Mon, March 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers (birth to 12 months)
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3; limited to 30 caregivers with child.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to early walking age (0-18 months) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, learn how to give your child a great foundation for a lifetime of reading, and meet other babies and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment. Monday's program will be repeated on Wednesday. Please note: Programs take place on the second…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Previous Page 2 of 82 Next

Chat with a librarian now