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)

65 events found.

Page 1 of 2 Next
Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Bilingual Storytime/ Cuentos bilingües
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones, y rimas en ingles y español. Para niños de 18 meses a 3 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Introduction to the Internet
Bloomingdale Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Lounge
Hang out in our Community Room with your friends! Play video games on our Xbox 360, do some arts and crafts, or nerd out about whatever is on your mind. No registration required For Grades 7-12
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
R.E.A.D. with BB!
Practice your reading skills with a licensed therapy dog! Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! BB and his, Jeff, owner can't wait for you to come by the library and read them a story. For ages 5-12. Pre-registration required for each 15 minute slot. The R.E.A.D.® (Reading Education Assistance Dogs) children’s literacy program is courtesy of Intermountain Therapy Animals (ITA) organization.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Knitting & Sewing Circle
Do you like to knit and or sew? Come meet your fellow crafters in the neighborhood. Please bring your own materials.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 1:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby Laptime
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, not to mention meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program is restricted to pre-walkers. Tickets are required for event and will be distributed starting at 10:00AM.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, April 25
@ 3 p.m.
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, April 25
@ 4:30 p.m.
BAiP's Hooray for Hollywood
Group leader, Rick Harris, focuses his illustrated conversations about film on Hollywood's Studio Era enlivening each session with numerous film clips. To learn more about Bloomingdale Aging in Place, visit: bloominplace.org
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, April 25
@ 5 p.m.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Club
Play Yu-Gi-Oh! card game here at the library! Bring your deck and show off your skills. Ages 10 and up.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, April 25
@ 5 p.m.
Book Swap Nite
Bring your new or gently used books, audiobooks, CDs, and DVDs (children's materials are also welcome) to swap and chat with other readers. The more people who come, the more books we will have to trade!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Wed, April 25
@ 6 p.m.
Early Literacy
Open Playtime
Come and enjoy our new early literacy space! This is an informal playgroup for the little ones and their parents and/or caregivers to meet other families. This is a drop-in program. No registration required. The program will take place in the Children’s Room.
Bloomingdale Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 2:30 p.m.
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, April 26
@ 4 p.m.
Cozy Storytime
Come and listen to a librarian read aloud some funny and exciting books from our very own Picture Book collection. Ages 4-8 years old.
Bloomingdale Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Writing Workshop
Spend an hour a week writing and sharing your work in a safe and fun environment! Writers of all levels and genres are welcome. Led by experienced writing workshop leader Ann Marie Cunningham. For people ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 26
@ 5:45 p.m.
Book Discussion
We've got the books - now we want to hear YOUR opinion! This month's selection is Before the War by Fay Weldon. Please come prepared!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Fri, April 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Tales
Toddler's from walking age to 36 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Bloomingdale Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby Laptime
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, not to mention meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program is restricted to pre-walkers. Tickets are required for event and will be distributed starting at 10:00AM.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Tales
Toddler's from walking age to 36 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Bloomingdale Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 2 p.m.
Collage Workshop
A weekly collage workshop for older adults. Come use a variety of found images and supplies to make your own free-form, abstract or representational collages. Neighbor and collage enthisiast David Ochoa will faciliate the group.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 30
@ 4:15 p.m.
Early Literacy
Sensory Storytime
An inclusive, 4-session program that combines the best practices from special education and traditional storytime to create an interactive, engaging program for children of all abilities! Best for ages 3-5yrs. Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library or call.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 5 p.m.
Homework Help
Need extra help with your Math or Science homework? Sit in with our volunteer tutor and work out those head scratching questions. For children in grades K-7. Please register for a 30 minute session.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, May 1
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Lounge
Hang out in our Community Room with your friends! Play video games on our Xbox 360, do some arts and crafts, or nerd out about whatever is on your mind. No registration required For Grades 7-12
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 1
@ 5 p.m.
Knitting & Sewing Circle
Do you like to knit and or sew? Come meet your fellow crafters in the neighborhood. Please bring your own materials.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Wed, May 2
@ 3 p.m.
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, May 2
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 2
@ 5 p.m.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Club
Play Yu-Gi-Oh! card game here at the library! Bring your deck and show off your skills. Ages 10 and up.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, May 3
@ 2:30 p.m.
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, May 3
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Writing Workshop
Spend an hour a week writing and sharing your work in a safe and fun environment! Writers of all levels and genres are welcome. Led by experienced writing workshop leader Ann Marie Cunningham. For people ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 3
@ 5 p.m.
Meditation For Healthy Living
Join Rosanna Jimenez, CHHC who has been meditating for many years as she discusses how meditation can improve our physical, mental and spiritual health. She will present effective methods for creating a more satisfying lifestyle including harmonious relationships and a deep sense of peace. In this presentation, you will learn effective strategies and a simple but profound meditation technique that will help remove stress and worry. The audience will have a chance to practice this simple techniqu…
Bloomingdale Library, AuditoriumAdults
Sat, May 5
@ 10:15 a.m.
La Leche League
For working and expectant mothers. Fathers/Partners are invited. La Leche League is the world’s foremost authority on breastfeeding. Our mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education. We want to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Families,
Children
Mon, May 7
@ 2 p.m.
Collage Workshop
A weekly collage workshop for older adults. Come use a variety of found images and supplies to make your own free-form, abstract or representational collages. Neighbor and collage enthisiast David Ochoa will faciliate the group.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 8
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Lounge
Hang out in our Community Room with your friends! Play video games on our Xbox 360, do some arts and crafts, or nerd out about whatever is on your mind. No registration required For Grades 7-12
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 8
@ 5 p.m.
Knitting & Sewing Circle
Do you like to knit and or sew? Come meet your fellow crafters in the neighborhood. Please bring your own materials.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Wed, May 9
@ 3 p.m.
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, May 9
@ 5 p.m.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Club
Play Yu-Gi-Oh! card game here at the library! Bring your deck and show off your skills. Ages 10 and up.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, May 10
@ 2:30 p.m.
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, May 10
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Writing Workshop
Spend an hour a week writing and sharing your work in a safe and fun environment! Writers of all levels and genres are welcome. Led by experienced writing workshop leader Ann Marie Cunningham. For people ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 10
@ 4 p.m.
Minecraft Mania
Calling all Minecraft fans – design and construct a 3D character or environment for your virtual world. Best for ages 5 and older. Limited to 22 children only. Presented by ArchForKids
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, May 14
@ 2 p.m.
Collage Workshop
A weekly collage workshop for older adults. Come use a variety of found images and supplies to make your own free-form, abstract or representational collages. Neighbor and collage enthisiast David Ochoa will faciliate the group.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 15
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Lounge
Hang out in our Community Room with your friends! Play video games on our Xbox 360, do some arts and crafts, or nerd out about whatever is on your mind. No registration required For Grades 7-12
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Page 1 of 2 Next