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14 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, May 30
@ 4 p.m.
Books & Crafts
Love what you're reading? Hate it? Let's talk about it while doing a quick craft activity during our monthly book discussion and.....free pizza!! Food, books, and crafting? It's going to be a blast! For ages 13-18!
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 31
@ 5 p.m.
Children's Book Discussion: A Wrinkle in Time
Meg and her brother Charles Wallace, with their friend Calvin, travel through space and time to find their physicist father, who has been missing for over a year. Join us for a discussion of the timeless classic, A Wrinkle in Time , with other kids from the neighborhood. You can pick up your copy at the children's desk. Recommended for ages 8-12. Pizza dinner provided.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, June 5
@ 4 p.m.
Teens
Book Tasting
Need a new book for the month? Then come to Sedgwick's Book Tasting! Each guest will be able to rotate around the room and get a "taste" of a variety of new and popular books. Come and mingle and talk about the great books that are in our collection!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Tue, June 5
@ 6 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop: Moms' (or Dads') Night Out
Eat pizza with other moms and dads and create a book featuring your family! Come learn about fun, easy ways to encourage early literacy at home. Kids love to see themselves (or other family members) in stories. Make a book using photos from your phone. We will provide the photo printer. No artistic abilites are necessary. We will be making colorful flap stories with photos hiding underneath. Sadly we cannot provide childcare, so this is an adult only program. Space is limited to 24 participant…
Hudson Park LibraryParents/Caregivers
Thu, June 7
@ 12 noon
Summer Reading
Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration
It is summer reading season! This year's theme is "Turn It Up!". We will be celebrating all things music. Bring the whole family as we kick off summer reading season with pizza, arts and crafts, games, and more.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thu, June 7
@ 2 p.m.
Planned Parenthood Tabling!
Have questions? Need answers? Come and Planned Parenthood to gain valuable information on sexual health and services. Summer Reading Pizza Block Party 2018!
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading Kick-off Celebration
Come and join us for this year’s Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Learn about our Summer Reading Program. Pizza, drinks and fun!!
Soundview LibraryChildren
Wed, June 13
@ 5:30 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Month
Taste the World! A Discussion of New York Immigrant Food Cultures with the League of Kitchens
Join us for a unique opportunity to learn about world cuisine from home cooks from around the world! Join Sonya Kharas, Program Manager for the League of Kitchens, and two of the LoK's home cooking instructors, Damira Inatullaeva (from Uzbekistan) and Mirta Rinaldi (from Argentina) in this panel discussion and presentation. They will discuss the skill, value and expertise of immigrants, especially with regard to traditional cooking techniques. Topics will include feasts and festivals, heatlh sup…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Fri, June 15
@ 11:30 a.m.
MoneyTalk! A four-session workshop
Friday, June 15th | Friday, June 22nd | Tuesday, June 26th | Friday, June 29th All classes meet from 11:30AM – 1PM; **must be able to attend all four sessions** “Where does your money go?” “Why do you spend what you spend?” “What is and isn’t worth splurging on?” “How do influencers and celebrities unconsciously make you spend more?” “Is a Sale always a good deal after all?” There’s a lot to talk about when it comes to your finances. Join us for 4 lunchtime workshops to learn mo…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, June 22
@ 11:30 a.m.
MoneyTalk! A four-session workshop
Friday, June 15th | Friday, June 22nd | Tuesday, June 26th | Friday, June 29th All classes meet from 11:30AM – 1PM; **must be able to attend all four sessions** “Where does your money go?” “Why do you spend what you spend?” “What is and isn’t worth splurging on?” “How do influencers and celebrities unconsciously make you spend more?” “Is a Sale always a good deal after all?” There’s a lot to talk about when it comes to your finances. Join us for 4 lunchtime workshops to learn mo…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, June 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
MoneyTalk! A four-session workshop
Friday, June 15th | Friday, June 22nd | Tuesday, June 26th | Friday, June 29th All classes meet from 11:30AM – 1PM; **must be able to attend all four sessions** “Where does your money go?” “Why do you spend what you spend?” “What is and isn’t worth splurging on?” “How do influencers and celebrities unconsciously make you spend more?” “Is a Sale always a good deal after all?” There’s a lot to talk about when it comes to your finances. Join us for 4 lunchtime workshops to learn mo…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thu, June 28
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
Summer Reading Kick Off
Come to the Port Richmond Library and join us for our Summer Reading Kick Off Celebration. Enjoy a Balloon Sculpture Giveaway, Children’s Craft, Face Painting, Music Challenge, Refreshments, & Raffle Giveaways 1 PM: Children’s Craft & Raffle Tickets 2 PM: Balloon Sculptures & Face Painting 3 PM: Music Challenge & PIZZA Party 4 PM: RAFFLE Giveaways!
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children
Fri, June 29
@ 11:30 a.m.
MoneyTalk! A four-session workshop
Friday, June 15th | Friday, June 22nd | Tuesday, June 26th | Friday, June 29th All classes meet from 11:30AM – 1PM; **must be able to attend all four sessions** “Where does your money go?” “Why do you spend what you spend?” “What is and isn’t worth splurging on?” “How do influencers and celebrities unconsciously make you spend more?” “Is a Sale always a good deal after all?” There’s a lot to talk about when it comes to your finances. Join us for 4 lunchtime workshops to learn mo…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, July 17
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Book Tasting
Need a new book for the month? Then come to Sedgwick's Book Tasting! Each guest will be able to rotate around the room and get a "taste" of a variety of new and popular books. Come and mingle and talk about the great books that are in our collection!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children