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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, September 26
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
STORYTIME: 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, September 26
@ 1 p.m.
The Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Regardless of experience level, we’re here to help each other become great writers. All are welcome, so come check us out!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tue, September 26
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge:
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 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 September 20th and 27th from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, September 27
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge:
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, September 28
@ 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. Note: Limited to 12 participants, registration required. Thursday September 14th and 28th at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Thu, September 28
@ 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, September 28
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge:
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, September 29
@ 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 and hang out with us! DIY Duct Tape Pencil Case
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, September 29
@ 11 p.m.
Early Literacy
STORYTIME: Read & 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 RoomInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, September 30
@ 11 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,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, September 30
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Deepwater Horizon
A dramatization of the disaster back in April 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the Deepwater Horizon created a giant explosion, which created the worst oil spill in American history. (Rated PG-13, 1 hr 47 min, action, adventure, drama) Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Douglas M. Griffin
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 2
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
STORYTIME: Circle Time
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. Craft Included. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, October 3
@ 1 p.m.
The Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Regardless of experience level, we’re here to help each other become great writers. All are welcome, so come check us out!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tue, October 3
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, October 4
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, October 5
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, October 5
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club
This October, the Thursday Writing Club goes to the movies! What ordinary things help to improve our writing? Reading widely, yes. Also, activating our senses, and considering lessons from films. Prepare for our weekly meetings by viewing scenes from your personal favorites. Then, in our active group sessions, experience the wonder and astonishment at the creativity in your own writing. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. THE THEMES FOR THE SESSIONS ARE: October 5th: “Nobody’s perfect.” Octo…
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, October 6
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
STORYTIME: Read & 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,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, October 6
@ 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 and hang out with us! Wii and Board Games
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, October 7
@ 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,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, October 7
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: XxX- Return of Xander Cage
Xander Cage is left for dead after an incident, though he secretly returns to action for a new, tough assignment with his handler Augustus Gibbons. Stars: Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen, Deepika Padukone Rated PG-13; 1 hr 47 minutes: action adventure thriller.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 10
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
STORYTIME: Circle Time
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. Craft Included. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, October 10
@ 1 p.m.
The Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Regardless of experience level, we’re here to help each other become great writers. All are welcome, so come check us out!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tue, October 10
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, October 11
@ 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.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, October 11
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, October 12
@ 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. Note: Limited to 12 participants, registration required.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, October 12
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, October 12
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club
This October, the Thursday Writing Club goes to the movies! What ordinary things help to improve our writing? Reading widely, yes. Also, activating our senses, and considering lessons from films. Prepare for our weekly meetings by viewing scenes from your personal favorites. Then, in our active group sessions, experience the wonder and astonishment at the creativity in your own writing. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. THE THEMES FOR THE SESSIONS ARE: October 5th: “Nobody’s perfect.” Octo…
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, October 13
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
STORYTIME: Read & 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,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, October 13
@ 11:30 a.m.
Craft-A-Way
Drop in and participate in creating projects related to a theme or holiday. Ages 2 - 5.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, October 13
@ 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 and hang out with us! Make A Monster Bookmark
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, October 14
@ 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,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, October 14
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: The Zookeeper's Wife
The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion. Stars: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Bruhl. Rated PG-13; 2 hrs 7 min, Biography Drama, History
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 16
@ 11 a.m.
Jump, Stomp, and Clap
Elaine Gil brings an energetic music and movement experience to babies, toddlers, and preschoolers with their parent/caregiver.
City Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, October 16
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday at 3:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, October 17
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
STORYTIME: Circle Time
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. Craft Included. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, October 17
@ 1 p.m.
The Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Regardless of experience level, we’re here to help each other become great writers. All are welcome, so come check us out!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
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