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32 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, September 20
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Come for playtime, stories, rhymes, and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-12 months.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, September 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Join us for play, stories, songs, rhymes, coloring and more!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, September 20
@ 11:30 a.m.
Canvas Painting for Adults
Create works of art on canvas alongside other adults and friends!
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Wed, September 20
@ 4 p.m.
Cursive Club
Interested in learning how to write cursive? Join us on Wednesdays in September to learn this style of handwriting. Best for children ages 7-11.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 20
@ 4:30 p.m.
Perler Beads
What does an iron, wax paper, and small plastic beads have in common? It’s what we use to make perler bead creations! Join us for this fun craft project.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 21
@ 1 p.m.
One-on-one Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Not sure know how to cut and paste? Curious about social networking? Bring your beginning level technology questions and get one-on-one assistance. Every Thursday from 1:00- 2:00pm .For Adults and pre-registration is encouraged.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Thu, September 21
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group- TAG
Join our Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library. Earn Community Service hours by attending our weekly meetings and giving us your input! What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library need?
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, September 21
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Story Time
Stories, stories, and MORE stories. Join us for an interactive story time.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 21
@ 4:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Crafternoons
Let your imagination run wild and join us for crafts and fun!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, September 22
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Join us for play, stories, songs, rhymes, coloring and more!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, September 22
@ 3:30 p.m.
Fun Fridays
Fun Friday can be filled with the Wii, crafts, games, Lego's, playdough and so much more!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, September 23
@ 11 a.m.
S.T.E.A.M. Saturdays
Hands-on, interactive science, technology, engineering, art or math for kids! Join us to see what one or more of these topics we are having fun with this week. Registration Required.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, September 25
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Pre-K Readiness
Pre-K readiness provides a loose structure providing your child with an opportunity to sample what school is like. Through songs, crafts, and simple handwriting exercises children are exposed to a world of letters.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, September 25
@ 12:30 p.m.
Monday Matinee
Join us for a movie screening at the library!
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Mon, September 25
@ 4 p.m.
Life Size Memory
How's your memory? Put it to the test with a giant game of memory.
Dongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, September 26
@ 11 a.m.
Knit & Crochet Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. For all skill levels. Crochet lessons available.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Tue, September 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Toddler Craft - Canvas Painting
Join us for a special canvas painting for toddler and caretaker. Ages 30 months to 5 years. Registration Required
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, September 26
@ 4 p.m.
Lego Free Play
Build with your imagination and legos!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Come for playtime, stories, rhymes, and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-12 months.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Join us for play, stories, songs, rhymes, coloring and more!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
Cursive Club
Interested in learning how to write cursive? Join us on Wednesdays in September to learn this style of handwriting. Best for children ages 7-11.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Cross Stitch Circle
Learn to cross stitch by completing a simple project or bring your own cross stitch or embroidery project to work on with the group. All materials will be provided.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 1 p.m.
One-on-one Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Not sure know how to cut and paste? Curious about social networking? Bring your beginning level technology questions and get one-on-one assistance. Every Thursday from 1:00- 2:00pm .For Adults and pre-registration is encouraged.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group- TAG
Join our Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library. Earn Community Service hours by attending our weekly meetings and giving us your input! What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library need?
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, September 28
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Story Time
Stories, stories, and MORE stories. Join us for an interactive story time.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 28
@ 4:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Crafternoons
Let your imagination run wild and join us for crafts and fun!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, September 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Join us for play, stories, songs, rhymes, coloring and more!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, September 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Fun Fridays
Fun Friday can be filled with the Wii, crafts, games, Lego's, playdough and so much more!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, September 30
@ 11 a.m.
Programs in a Box
LearnXDesign
Select branches of The New York Public Library present programs featuring science and engineering activities and projects inspired by the New York Hall of Science’s LearnXDesign website! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Mon, October 23
@ 4 p.m.
What can we do with a box?
Everyone will be supplied with a box that they can design however they want. After listening to some stories about imagination, come up with your very own idea on how to decorate your box! Ages 4 and up.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 5 p.m.
College Essay Writing Workshop
Thinking about college? What makes your application stand out? How should you handle essays, recommendations and extracurriculars? Work with an ex-Princeton Regional Director of Admissions and a Harvard Ed Ph.D. They’ll share their expertise and you’ll be on your way. For ages 15 - 18 years old. Presented by Caroline Moore and Carly Sinz
Dongan Hills Library
23rd Street Lawn on the High Line at West 23rd Street
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 30
@ 4 p.m.
Chicken Out!
This upbeat, fun Monkey Monkey Music concert incorporates all the classics, plus a new favorite, “Chicken Out,” to celebrate Halloween. All children are encouraged to come in their costumes for a Halloween party, as we dance at this spooky celebration. Extra handmade costumes are provided, and we will play fun Halloween songs and games. Meredith LeVande’s videos air on PBS stations — in between favorite shows like Curious George and Sesame Street — and now you can participate in this high-energy…
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children