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29 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Baby Playdate!
Come and enjoy soft, colorful toys and manipulatives, and board books in a safe environment. Ages 0-2 yrs. Must be accompanied and watched by a caregiver. Light snack is permitted.
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, December 10
@ 2 p.m.
ORIGAMI for Kids
Hey kids! Learn the ancient art of origami! Join us in the children’s room and learn how to make basic shapes and animals.
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, December 12
@ 4 p.m.
LEGO Free Play
Build structures! Construct skyscapers! Use your imagination! Meet other young architects like you!
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren
Tue, December 13
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Google Drive/Docs for Beginners, Part 01
In this workshop we will teach you to: Describe Google Drive/Docs and how it is similar to Microsoft Office. Access Google Drive/Docs Create and Rename New Google Drive/Docs file Download and Upload from Google Drive/Docs Manage and Search Google Drive/Docs
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
Tue, December 13
@ 4 p.m.
Movie Tuesdays @ 125th: THE HUNTSMAN WINTER'S WAR
125th Street Presents: December Movie Tuesdays THE HUNTSMAN WINTER'S WAR Universal Pictures December 13th, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. 125th Street Branch Library This spin-off of Snow White and the Huntsman acts as both prequel and sequel to the original film, detailing the adventures of Eric the Huntsman as he gets caught up in the rivalry between wicked queens Ravenna and Freya. During his quest,
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, December 14
@ 4 p.m.
Game Night
Game Night @ 125th Street Library Every Wednesday Night 4-5:30 p.m. Join us for Family Game Night. Play Wii, or Xbox games at the library. Board games of all types are available for you to play with your friends, family, and neighbors.
125th Street Library, Community RoomFamilies
Thu, December 15
@ 10:30 a.m.
Beginner Jewelry Making Class
Beginner Jewelry Making Class Come join our “Jewelry making workshop” at the 125th Street Library November 4th & 18th 10:30-12pm 125th Street Library 224 East 125th Street 212-534-5050 The New York Public Library Fist come first served / Supplies are limited. All Programs are free of charge.…
125th Street LibraryAdults
Fri, December 16
@ 1 p.m.
Baby Playdate!
Come and enjoy soft, colorful toys and manipulatives, and board books in a safe environment. Ages 0-2 yrs. Must be accompanied and watched by a caregiver. Light snack is permitted.
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, December 17
@ 2 p.m.
Family Flix
Fun, family-friendly movies showing every month at 125th Street. December: A Christmas Carol (2009) January: The Angry Birds Movie (2016) February: The Secret Life of Pets (2016) March: Kubo and The Two Strings (2016) April: Storks (2016) May: Trolls (2016) *Film subject to change.
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Mon, December 19
@ 11 a.m.
Preschool Storytime!
Picture book stories, sing-a-longs, and fun with other little library friends!
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, December 19
@ 11 a.m.
Coffee & Connections
Coffee & Connections for people who are experiencing homelessness or who know someone who is homeless. New York has many great resources and services for people experiencing homelessness but it can be challenging to gain access to them. Every month we host an expert who will be available to answer your questions and provide useful tips and information. Join us for coffee every3rd Monday. Table will be held on the Adult Floor All Publ…
125th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, December 19
@ 4 p.m.
LEGO Free Play
Build structures! Construct skyscapers! Use your imagination! Meet other young architects like you!
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren
Mon, December 19
@ 4:30 p.m.
Special Performance: A Christmas Carol
Ebenezer Scrooge is a nasty, mean, snarling old geezer with no care for anything other than his money. His one and only friend visits him as a ghost, and starts him on a journey that melts his icy heart and teaches him the joys of caring for, and giving to others. Recommended for children ages 5 and older. Presented by Traveling Lantern Theatre Company.
125th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, December 20
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Google Drive/Docs for Beginners, Part 02
This is a continuation from Part 01 In this workshop we will teach you to: Describe Google Drive/Docs and how it is similar to Microsoft Office. Access Google Drive/Docs Create and Rename New Google Drive/Docs file Download and Upload from Google Drive/Docs Manage and Search Google Drive/Docs
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
Tue, December 20
@ 4 p.m.
Movie Tuesdays @ 125th: STAR TREK BEYOND
125th Street Presents: December Movie Tuesdays Star Trek Beyond Paramount Pictures December 20th, 4p.m.–6 p.m. 125th Street Branch Library In this third installment of the rebooted Star Trek film series (which began with J.J. Abrams's Star Trek in 2009), Captain Kirk struggles with a personal crisis as he and the crew of the Enterprise are attacked by a dictator named Krall. When an assault by Krall leads to the destr…
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, December 21
@ 2 p.m.
Pop-Up Art Cart!
We have the materials, you make the art! Freedom of expression through art and play! Ages 12mos.-3yrs.
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 21
@ 4 p.m.
Game Night
Game Night @ 125th Street Library Every Wednesday Night 4-5:30 p.m. Join us for Family Game Night. Play Wii, or Xbox games at the library. Board games of all types are available for you to play with your friends, family, and neighbors.
125th Street Library, Community RoomFamilies
Tue, December 27
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Social Media for Beginners, Part 01 - Facebook
In this workshop we will teach you to: Sign up for a Facebook account and find Friends Point out all the options on the Home page Update your Status Like, Comment, Share Others’ Posts Uploading Photos/Video Looking at other people’s photos Managing Messages, Requests and Notifications Categorizing Family and Friends Privacy settings
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, December 28
@ 4 p.m.
Game Night
Game Night @ 125th Street Library Every Wednesday Night 4-5:30 p.m. Join us for Family Game Night. Play Wii, or Xbox games at the library. Board games of all types are available for you to play with your friends, family, and neighbors.
125th Street Library, Community RoomFamilies
Thu, December 29
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Open Computer Lab @ 125th Street Branch
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or Gmail? Bring your technology questions to this Open Lab and get one-on-one assistance!
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, December 30
@ 1 p.m.
Baby Playdate!
Come and enjoy soft, colorful toys and manipulatives, and board books in a safe environment. Ages 0-2 yrs. Must be accompanied and watched by a caregiver. Light snack is permitted.
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, January 5
@ 1 p.m.
Early Literacy
Early Lit Five Senses (Program In A Box)
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 12 children, so please register in advance at the library. [You can leave out the part about registering in advance if this isn't something you want to do at your bra…
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, January 12
@ 1 p.m.
Early Literacy
Early Lit Five Senses (Program In A Box)
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 12 children, so please register in advance at the library. [You can leave out the part about registering in advance if this isn't something you want to do at your bra…
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, January 19
@ 1 p.m.
Early Literacy
Early Lit Five Senses (Program In A Box)
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 12 children, so please register in advance at the library. [You can leave out the part about registering in advance if this isn't something you want to do at your bra…
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, January 20
@ 11 a.m.
(CEIS) 125th Street Library Mini-College and Career Fair Series 2017
(CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services is pleased to announce The Annual New Year’s Blitz: Mini-College and Career Fair will be hosted by 125th Street Library on Friday, January 20th, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please join us, and meet with Recruitment Specialists and Employers from varying industries including Retail, Manufacturing, Security and Law Enforcement, Construction, (OEM) Office of Emergency Management, Warehouse, Animal Control of NYC, and more. Meet with Colle…
125th Street LibraryJob Seekers
Thu, January 26
@ 1 p.m.
Early Literacy
Early Lit Five Senses (Program In A Box)
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 12 children, so please register in advance at the library. [You can leave out the part about registering in advance if this isn't something you want to do at your bra…
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, February 2
@ 1 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Early Lit Five Senses (Program In A Box)
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 12 children, so please register in advance at the library. [You can leave out the part about registering in advance if this isn't something you want to do at your bra…
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, February 16
@ 4:30 p.m.
Momi and the Magic Fish and Other African Tales
"African Folktales of Wisdom and Wonder" - So many great countries on the continent of Africa have fascinating animals and peoples with amazing folktales. Lions, giraffes, rhinos, hyenas and more populate these stories of wonder and wisdom! Other tales are: "Nomi and the Magic Fish" (African Cinderella tale), "A Blind Boy Catches a Bird", "How the Snake Lost His Legs", and "The Tricky Caterpillar". Best for children ages 5 to 12 years old. Presented by LuAnn Adams
125th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 4
@ 4:30 p.m.
Easter Themed Magic Show
Incredulous Chris and Presto Pete perform tricks with an Easter theme, storyline and real Bunny. Comes complete with nut free and small candies to give away. For children of all ages.
125th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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