Events

The Library is here to help you learn and connect with your community through our wide array of free events, programs, classes, book clubs, and more. Please check listings to confirm if a program is in-person, online, or outdoors.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact the branch for more information. See here for service updates at the Library.

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83 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, June 11
@ 4 PM
What can you create with Legos? Like to play Board Games? Come get creative, develop and show off your skills at the library for this in-person program! Recommended for Ages 5 and up. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend millions of the city’s expense budget on projects in their borough. All projects were submitted by…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 12
@ 12 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Wed, June 12
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
George Bruce LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 12
@ 4 PM
Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play fun games on our Nintendo Switch at this in-person hour! Recommended for children ages 5 and up. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend millions of the city’s expense budget on projects in their borough. All projects were submitted by r…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, June 13
@ 12:30 PM
Early Literacy
Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Tuesday , Thursday and Saturday at the George Bruce Library. Stay for Open Play. Ages 0-5. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Thu, June 13
@ 1 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Thu, June 13
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
George Bruce LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, June 13
@ 4 PM
What can you create with Legos? Like to play Board Games? Come get creative, develop and show off your skills at the library for this in-person program! Recommended for Ages 5 and up. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend millions of the city’s expense budget on projects in their borough. All projects were submitted by…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, June 14
@ 11 AM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Fri, June 14
@ 4 PM
All aboard for ART & Science Hour at the library! Enjoy in-person art and science activities every Friday! *Space and supplies are limited. First come, first served!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers
Sat, June 15
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
ADI, (Artistic Dreams International) is an early childhood class that engages children and their adult(s) in art-making activities in a fun way. Ages 7 -11 2nd floor, Children's Room (at George Bruce Library) First Saturday of the month! FREE!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Sat, June 15
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Tuesday , Thursday and Saturday at the George Bruce Library. Stay for Open Play. Ages 0-5. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Sat, June 15
@ 1 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Mon, June 17
@ 12 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Mon, June 17
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at George Bruce Library. You read to me or I'll read to you! Bring a book to share or hear us read aloud some of our favorite books. In our Reading Lounge you can improve you reading skills by practicing reading, listening to stories, discussing books or just reading silently. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, June 18
@ 12:30 PM
Early Literacy
Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Tuesday , Thursday and Saturday at the George Bruce Library. Stay for Open Play. Ages 0-5. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Tue, June 18
@ 1 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Tue, June 18
@ 4 PM
What can you create with Legos? Like to play Board Games? Come get creative, develop and show off your skills at the library for this in-person program! Recommended for Ages 5 and up. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend millions of the city’s expense budget on projects in their borough. All projects were submitted by…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, June 20
@ 12:30 PM
Early Literacy
Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Tuesday , Thursday and Saturday at the George Bruce Library. Stay for Open Play. Ages 0-5. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Thu, June 20
@ 1 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Thu, June 20
@ 4 PM
What can you create with Legos? Like to play Board Games? Come get creative, develop and show off your skills at the library for this in-person program! Recommended for Ages 5 and up. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend millions of the city’s expense budget on projects in their borough. All projects were submitted by…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, June 21
@ 11 AM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Fri, June 21
@ 4 PM
All aboard for ART & Science Hour at the library! Enjoy in-person art and science activities every Friday! *Space and supplies are limited. First come, first served!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers
Sat, June 22
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
ADI, (Artistic Dreams International) is an early childhood class that engages children and their adult(s) in art-making activities in a fun way. Ages 7 -11 2nd floor, Children's Room (at George Bruce Library) First Saturday of the month! FREE!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Sat, June 22
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Tuesday , Thursday and Saturday at the George Bruce Library. Stay for Open Play. Ages 0-5. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Sat, June 22
@ 1 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Mon, June 24
@ 12 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Mon, June 24
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at George Bruce Library. You read to me or I'll read to you! Bring a book to share or hear us read aloud some of our favorite books. In our Reading Lounge you can improve you reading skills by practicing reading, listening to stories, discussing books or just reading silently. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, June 25
@ 12:30 PM
Early Literacy
Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Tuesday , Thursday and Saturday at the George Bruce Library. Stay for Open Play. Ages 0-5. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Tue, June 25
@ 1 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Tue, June 25
@ 4 PM
What can you create with Legos? Like to play Board Games? Come get creative, develop and show off your skills at the library for this in-person program! Recommended for Ages 5 and up. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend millions of the city’s expense budget on projects in their borough. All projects were submitted by…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 26
@ 12 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Wed, June 26
@ 3:30 PM
Summer at the Library
Awesome scientific demonstrations to introduce children to dry ice - a solid that does not melt into a liquid but instead changes directly into a gas! During the show we will perform scientific experiments to show children that science is fun and interesting! Chemistry of colors, soap volcano, artificial snow, storm in a flask, scientific soda making, foggy grand finale and many more! Be ready to see lots of fun and interactive experiments performed by our Crazy Scientist! Presented by Science…
George Bruce LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, June 26
@ 4 PM
Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play fun games on our Nintendo Switch at this in-person hour! Recommended for children ages 5 and up. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend millions of the city’s expense budget on projects in their borough. All projects were submitted by r…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, June 27
@ 12:30 PM
Early Literacy
Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Tuesday , Thursday and Saturday at the George Bruce Library. Stay for Open Play. Ages 0-5. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Families
Thu, June 27
@ 1 PM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Thu, June 27
@ 4 PM
What can you create with Legos? Like to play Board Games? Come get creative, develop and show off your skills at the library for this in-person program! Recommended for Ages 5 and up. New York Public Library is partnering with People’s Money - which is NYC’s Citywide Participatory Budgeting process. All New Yorkers age 11 and older regardless of immigration status get to decide how to spend millions of the city’s expense budget on projects in their borough. All projects were submitted by…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, June 28
@ 11 AM
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Come enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. A great opportunity to meet up with other parents and caretakers. Please note: This in-person program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured class. Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Recommended for Ages 0-3.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Families
Fri, June 28
@ 4 PM
All aboard for ART & Science Hour at the library! Enjoy in-person art and science activities every Friday! *Space and supplies are limited. First come, first served!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers
Sat, June 29
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
ADI, (Artistic Dreams International) is an early childhood class that engages children and their adult(s) in art-making activities in a fun way. Ages 7 -11 2nd floor, Children's Room (at George Bruce Library) First Saturday of the month! FREE!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)