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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 3 p.m.
LEGO League
Bring your imagination and join us for fun with LEGOS! Blocks of various sizes will be provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 5 -11.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club
Thursday Writing Club: Each week a theme is chosen and stories are written in a group setting. It is amazing how the words flow onto your pages from the stimulation and encouragement of others writing. Gail Hitt guides the action. Every Thursday at 5:30 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, May 26
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Read And Play
Children from birth to 3 years old and caregivers can take part in wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, May 26
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activites
On Fridays, at 3 P.M we plan a series of special activities to celebrate the beginning of the weekend so check out this month's events and come hang out with us! May 26- Make A Duct Tape Wallet
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Mon, May 29
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, May 30
@ 10 a.m.
Intro To Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. “How do I turn the computer on?” “How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?” Every Tuesday from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 30
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Circle Time
Children from birth to 3 years old and their caregivers can enjoy stories, songs, and finger plays while spending time with other toddlers. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 30
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out! Every Tuesday at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tue, May 30
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, May 31
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required. Every Wednesday from 10 A.M. -12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, May 31
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, June 1
@ 1 p.m.
City Island Scrabble Club
If you’re looking for some friendly competition, then join our Scrabble Club! Come in and flex your vocabulary muscles. You may even learn a thing or two while you’re making some new friends. Note: Limited to 12 participants, registration required. Call 718-885-1703 or stop by the branch to reserve your spot! Thursday June 1st, 15th and 29th at 1 PM
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, June 1
@ 3 p.m.
LEGO League
Bring your imagination and join us for fun with LEGOS! Blocks of various sizes will be provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 5 -11.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 1
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, June 1
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club
Where have all the good stories gone? They are lurking at the City Island Library. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. Every Thursday at 5:30 P.M. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED The themes for each class are: June 1st-"There's Not A Crossword In It" June 8th-"What's the Mystery" June 15th- "It's My Scandal and I'm Going to Enjoy It" June 22nd- "When 6 or 7 Gather Together" June 29th- "It's Pure Romance"
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, June 2
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
On Fridays, at 3 P.M we plan a series of special activities to celebrate the beginning of the weekend so check out this month's events and come hang out with us! Color A Cube
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, June 3
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
It's Bin Fun!
Toddlers and preschoolers can play and explore our various sensory bins that will encourage curiosity through touch, sight, and sound! Parent and child participation required. Ages 2 - 4 years old.
City Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, June 3
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Bleed For This
The inspirational story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza who, after a near fatal car crash which left him not knowing if he'd ever walk again, made one of sport's most incredible comebacks. R | 1h 57min | Biography, Drama, Sport Stars: Miles Teller, Aaron Eckhart, Katey Sagal
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 3
@ 3 p.m.
City Island Chess Club
Chess is widely considered the oldest game in the world, and has been played by people of all cultures for centuries. Now, we’re encouraging families, friends, and people of all ages to come and learn how to play like a professional. Saturday June 3rd and 17th at 3:00 P.M. Pre-registration is required.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Mon, June 5
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Mon, June 5
@ 5 p.m.
City Island Book Club
Monday June 5th and 19th at 5:00 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tue, June 6
@ 10 a.m.
Intro To Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. “How do I turn the computer on?” “How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?” Every Tuesday from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 6
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Circle Time
Children from birth to 3 years old and their caregivers can enjoy stories, songs, and finger plays while spending time with other toddlers. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, June 6
@ 1 p.m.
The Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out! Every Tuesday at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tue, June 6
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, June 7
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required. Wednesday June 7th and 21st at 10:00 a.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, June 7
@ 2 p.m.
Growing Together
Growing Together is a group for people who want to improve and develop themselves and help others to do the same by providing motivation and support as a group to the individuals in it. We seek to provide a comfortable atmosphere for people to explore goals they want to achieve and self-improvement ideas, and be a network of people willing to listen, help, and motivate them. Wednesday June 7th and 21st.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, June 7
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, June 8
@ 3 p.m.
LEGO League
Bring your imagination and join us for fun with LEGOS! Blocks of various sizes will be provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 5 -11.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 8
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club
Where have all the good stories gone? They are lurking at the City Island Library. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. Every Thursday at 5:30 P.M. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED The themes for each class are: June 1st-"There's Not A Crossword In It" June 8th-"What's the Mystery" June 15th- "It's My Scandal and I'm Going to Enjoy It" June 22nd- "When 6 or 7 Gather Together" June 29th- "It's Pure Romance"
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, June 9
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
On Fridays, at 3 P.M we plan a series of special activities to celebrate the beginning of the weekend so check out this month's events and come hang out with us! Father's Day DIY
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, June 10
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
It's Bin Fun!
Toddlers and preschoolers can play and explore our various sensory bins that will encourage curiosity through touch, sight, and sound! Parent and child participation required. Ages 2 - 4 years old.
City Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, June 10
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Allied
In 1942, a Canadian intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war. Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Jared Harris (Rated R, 2hrs 4 min, Action, drama romance)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 12
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Toddler Playtime
A Summer Reading Program! We bring all sorts of crawl tunnels, a portable ball pit, and other fun toys along with a puppet story time! For toddler to 5 years old. Limit to 20 participants. Presented by Pete and Chris Amusements
City Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, June 12
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Etch Your Own
A Summer Reading Program Create and take home your own beautiful one of a kind glass piece using stencils and various techniques. We'll demonstrate how to get the look of etched glass without the hassle of etching cream. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 13-18 years old.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, June 12
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, June 13
@ 10 a.m.
Intro To Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. “How do I turn the computer on?” “How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?” Every Tuesday from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 13
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Circle Time
Children from birth to 3 years old and their caregivers can enjoy stories, songs, and finger plays while spending time with other toddlers. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, June 13
@ 1 p.m.
The Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out! Every Tuesday at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
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