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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Lego Corner
Do you like to build things? You can be an architect! Join in on the fun and Build structures,skyscrapers, and a whole town If you would like. Use your imagination and meet other young architects like you!
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 25
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Parents and caregivers! Come join on the kids room rug for our new baby storytime. We'll read a book or two but focus on singing, movement, and other activities to stimulate your little one's imagination and promote early literacy!
Melrose LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, July 25
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 25
@ 2:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Imagination Station
Come and let your imagination soar at the library with our drop in crafts. All materials supplied by NYPL. For children of all ages.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Mania
Do you love legos? Then this workshop is for you. Let your imagination run wild as you build with legos. (Ages 5 to 12)
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 25
@ 4 p.m.
Tuesday Afternoon Film: Fences
Troy Maxson (Denzel Washington) makes his living as a sanitation worker in 1950s Pittsburgh. Maxson once dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player, but was deemed too old when the major leagues began admitting black athletes. Bitter over his missed opportunity, Troy creates further tension in his family when he squashes his son's (Jovan Adepo) chance to meet a college football recruiter. Based on the August Wilson play, this film also features Academy Award winner Viola Davis as Troy's…
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Wed, July 26
@ 11 a.m.
Get Crafty @ the Library!
Join us for a fun craft. Let your imagination run wild with the supplies we give you. No registration required but space is limited. First come/First serve.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 26
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 26
@ 2:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Maker Lab: Aaaargh, Monsters!
Make something cool this summer in our Maker Lab series. This week we will be creating monsters using our imagination and Model Magic. For ages 3-12 years. Space is limited. Pre-registration starts Saturday, July 22.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 3 p.m.
Lego Club: How creative can you be?
Calling all builders! Calling all builders! Can you build a castle, a house or a spaceship? If you love being creative and building with legos, come on in and let your imagination run wild! For kids, 5-12 years and their parents.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Build a Popsicle Tower
An engineering challenge combined with an exploration of different kinds of building materials. Kids will practice hand-eye coordination while letting their imagination take control as they discover different ways to build structures and work together in teams.
Tremont LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 3 p.m.
Lego Lounge
Unstructured and open-ended free play time with Lego Bricks! Use your imagination to build whatever you wish!
George Bruce Library, Children's Room
P.S. 1 and OLHC
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Block Party: Every Thursday
Use your imagination to create anything you want with LEGO bricks! Ages 4 and Older.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Building With LEGOs!
Every Thursday afternoon in July, the library will be putting out our LEGO collection. Use your imagination to build something creative!
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren
Thu, July 27
@ 4 p.m.
Canceled
Lego at the Library
Kids and Teens are invited to design, create and build unique creations during the Lego Free Build. All Lego blocks are provided, just bring your imagination!
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
Crafternoons
Let your imagination run wild and join us for crafts and fun!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 10:15 a.m.
Summer Reading
The Lions Lego Zone
Bring your imagination and join us for fun with LEGOs! Kids and their grown-up will have a chance to show off their building skills with LEGOs provided by the Library. Blocks of various sizes will be provided for children ages 2-4 and 5-11. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Space is limited. Tickets will be given out on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:00 AM. Please bring along a camera to take a pictures of your creation!
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
The Lions Lego Zone
Bring your imagination and join us for fun with LEGOs! Kids and their grown-up will have a chance to show off their building skills with LEGOs provided by the Library. Blocks of various sizes will be provided for children ages 2-4 and 5-11. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Space is limited. Tickets will be given out on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:00 AM. Please bring along a camera to take a pictures of your creation!
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 3 p.m.
Build! Marble Run
Bring your imagination and join us for fun with Marble Run!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 3:15 p.m.
Lego Hour
Use your imagination and skills to become the ultimate lego builder. For ages 5-11.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren
Sat, July 29
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, July 29
@ 1 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Open LEGO Play
Join us for open LEGO play! From 1-3PM. We provide the bricks, you provide the imagination! Ages 4+.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, July 29
@ 1 p.m.
ProjectArt
ProjectArtis a non-profit organization that provides free art classes to children in public libraries. They provide the materials and your child provides their imagination. It is a free art class designed to teach all aspects of art. Registration is required and is open to children ages 8-12.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 31
@ 11 a.m.
Open-Ended Art
Let your imagination run wild! Join us for an hour of uninterrupted, creative fun. Pick and choose from our craft supplies to make a masterpiece to take home.
Webster Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 31
@ 11:15 a.m.
Summer Reading
Block Builders - Build a Better World
Use your imagination and build with us in the library!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, July 31
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 31
@ 1 p.m.
MakerCart
Use your imagination, and items from the MakerCart, to get creative in the library!
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, August 1
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 1
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Crafternoons!
What are we going to make today? Every week features a new exciting craft project, so fire up your imagination and join us for Crafternoons at Washington Heights! Projects will be perfect for ages 6 and up. Children 5 and under should have a helper!
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 1
@ 2:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Imagination Station
Come and Let your imagination soar at the library with our drop in crafts. All materials supplied by NYPL. For all ages.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 1
@ 2:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Read Aloud and Craft
Children all ages are welcome to sit with us and listen to amazing stories read aloud. At the end of the read aloud stay for a simple craft or activity to enhance their imagination.
South Beach LibraryChildren
Tue, August 1
@ 3 p.m.
Creativity Corner
In the library we get together to invent, create, discover and learn! Join us for an amusing time to produce, create, and invent whatever your imagination dreams about!
Tremont LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Mania
Do you love legos? Then this workshop is for you. Let your imagination run wild as you build with legos. (Ages 5 to 12)
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 1
@ 4 p.m.
Lego Free Play
Build with your imagination and legos!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 2
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 2
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Lego Lounge Center
Do you love being creative and let your imagination reach out to the sky? Come and Join other children in amazing Lego creations on our new exciting Lego table!
Tremont LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 3
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Daily LEGO Time!!!
Come in and play with our Lego Table, available every day for anyone wanting to make their imagination come to life.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 3
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
LEGO: Builder Challenge
Kids are invited to design, create and build unique creations during this Lego Builder Challenge. All Lego blocks are provided, just bring your imagination!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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