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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, August 2
@ 11:30 a.m.
Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, August 3
@ 2 p.m.
Reading & Writing Club
A club for teens to get together to read, discuss books in a laid-back environment, and find some inspiration for writing. This week's theme is "It was a dark and stormy night..." We will focus on creative writing using fun writing prompts!
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 4
@ 11:30 a.m.
Canceled
Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, August 4
@ 2 p.m.
Teen Tech
Curious about coding? Learn the basics with like-minded teens using coding websites and games to take your first steps into the tech world!
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, August 5
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
Come to our story circle to share old and new tales. For ages 2.5. - 5.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, August 5
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All­-Star!
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-­on creative programs at your local branch! Sessions will center on Ninja-themed activities (ages 6­-14). Workshop series is FREE.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 6
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, August 9
@ 11:30 a.m.
Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, August 10
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Computer Lab
Do you need help browsing the Internet? Creating an email account? Shopping, banking or applying for jobs online? Take advantage of our free one-on-one computer help sessions. A Library staff member will be on hand to answer all of your basic questions as they arise. There are no lectures, lesson plans, tests, or required previous experience. Just come in an hour before we open and learn to write a resume or familiarize yourself with web browsers. *Note: these sessions are for complete beginne…
115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, August 10
@ 2 p.m.
Reading & Writing Club
A club for teens to get together to read, discuss books in a laid-back environment, and find some inspiration for writing. This week we will be discussing Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, Vol. I, by Ryan North et al. We will talk about the book and use it as inspiration to make our own mini-comics!
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 10
@ 5 p.m.
Coloring for Adults
Who said coloring is just for kids? Drop by the library to relax and have an adventure with coloring!
115th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, August 11
@ 11:30 a.m.
Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, August 11
@ 2 p.m.
Teen Tech
Curious about coding? Learn the basics with like-minded teens using coding websites and games to take your first steps into the tech world!
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, August 12
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
Come to our story circle to share old and new tales. For ages 2.5. - 5.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, August 12
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All­-Star!
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-­on creative programs at your local branch! Sessions will center on Ninja-themed activities (ages 6­-14). Workshop series is FREE.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 13
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, August 13
@ 12 noon
Uptown Crochet/ Knitting Circle
Bring your yarn, crochet hook or knitting needles and enjoy an afternoon of conversation.
115th Street LibraryAdults
Tue, August 16
@ 11:30 a.m.
Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, August 17
@ 2 p.m.
Reading & Writing Club
A club for teens to get together to read, discuss books in a laid-back environment, and find some inspiration for writing. This week we will make zines! Zines are cool, DIY magazines that anyone can make about anything! Write/draw/decorate your own and take it home with you!
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 18
@ 11:30 a.m.
Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, August 18
@ 2 p.m.
Teen Tech
Curious about coding? Learn the basics with like-minded teens using coding websites and games to take your first steps into the tech world!
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 18
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Wildlife Superheroes
A Summer Reading Celebration for All Ages! Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own…
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, August 19
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
Come to our story circle to share old and new tales. For ages 2.5. - 5.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, August 19
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All­-Star!
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-­on creative programs at your local branch! Sessions will center on Ninja-themed activities (ages 6­-14). Workshop series is FREE.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 20
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, August 20
@ 11 a.m.
Canceled
Your Neighborhood Through the Years: NYPL's First Ever Image Digitization Event
What’s an image digitization event? 1. You bring old family photos and memorabilia to the library. 2. We scan these materials using our brand new digitization kit. 3. You get a flash drive with digital copies of your scanned items. Wait, there’s more! Step-by-step tutorial on digital archiving A People’s History of Harlem listening station Slideshow of photos from NYPL’s Digital Collections’ Photographic Views of New York City Community mapping project Local history…
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Families,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, August 23
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Fest Film Series: Tuesday Movie Afternoons
Star Wars: Episode VII-The Force Awakens - Thirty years after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, the galaxy faces a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and the First Order. When a defector named Finn crash-lands on a desert planet, he meets Rey (Daisy Ridley), a tough scavenger whose droid contains a top-secret map. Together, the young duo joins forces with Han Solo (Harrison Ford) to make sure the Resistance receives the intelligence concerning the whereabouts of Luke Skywalk…
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
Tue, August 23
@ 11:30 a.m.
Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, August 24
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Computer Lab
Do you need help browsing the Internet? Creating an email account? Shopping, banking or applying for jobs online? Take advantage of our free one-on-one computer help sessions. A Library staff member will be on hand to answer all of your basic questions as they arise. There are no lectures, lesson plans, tests, or required previous experience. Just come in an hour before we open and learn to write a resume or familiarize yourself with web browsers. *Note: these sessions are for complete beginne…
115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, August 24
@ 1 p.m.
Coloring for Adults
Who said coloring is just for kids? Drop by the library to relax and have an adventure with coloring!
115th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, August 24
@ 2 p.m.
Reading & Writing Club
A club for teens to get together to read, discuss books in a laid-back environment, and find some inspiration for writing. Activities can vary from week to week, depending on participants' interests, but will always focus on the joys of the written word!
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 25
@ 11:30 a.m.
Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, August 25
@ 2 p.m.
Teen Tech
Curious about coding? Learn the basics with like-minded teens using coding websites and games to take your first steps into the tech world!
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 25
@ 4:30 p.m.
Adult Game Night
Come have some fun and meet your neighbors in the community at our monthly game night! Games provided include chess, checkers, dominoes, Scrabble, Uno, and puzzles. All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, August 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
Come to our story circle to share old and new tales. For ages 2.5. - 5.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, August 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
eLibrary Hour @ 115th
eLibrary Hour Learn how to use Overdrive and check out library ebooks on your computer, Kindle, Nook and iPad. For a hands on experience, please bring your laptop and eReading devices.
115th Street LibraryAdults
Fri, August 26
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All­-Star!
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-­on creative programs at your local branch! Sessions will center on Ninja-themed activities (ages 6­-14). Workshop series is FREE.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 27
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, August 27
@ 12 noon
Uptown Crochet/ Knitting Circle
Bring your yarn, crochet hook or knitting needles and enjoy an afternoon of conversation.
115th Street LibraryAdults
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