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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Movie: Carrie (2013)
Carrie White, a shy outcast bullied by her classmates at high school and terrorized by her religious mother at home, discovers that she has telekinesis - the ability to move objects with her mind. After being abused one too many times, she unleashes her supernatural powers at her senior prom. This movie is based on the novel “Carrie”, written by Stephen King in 1974. It is the third movie adaption of the original film “Carrie” in 1976. Director: Kimberly Peirce Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, J…
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Wed, October 25
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Thu, October 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Legos: Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about th…
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, October 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Mon, October 30
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Pumpkin Party
Come celebrate the season in non-scary style. Costumes are optional but encouraged. For lil' pumpkins aged 1 1/2 - 3 and their caregivers. Sign-up is encouraged.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, October 30
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, October 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Halloween Howl
Let's get spooky with activities to celebrate the season. Costumes are optional but encouraged. For ages 4 and up. Sign-up is required.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, November 1
@ 11:30 a.m.
Adult Craft for November: Make Your Own Book Turkey
Create a book turkey for your Thanksgiving table. Sure to please vegetarians and meat eaters alike. Supplies are limited. Please register in advance with us by calling (718) 984-6670.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Wed, November 1
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Thu, November 2
@ 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.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, November 3
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Fri, November 3
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby and Me Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, November 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Books & Coloring Story Time
Enjoy hearing books read aloud followed by coloring. For ages 4-8.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, November 6
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, November 7
@ 4 p.m.
Doodle 'Bots
Make robots that draw by themselves! Using simple materials and a vibrating motor, make and decorate your own Doodle 'Bot. Learn about robotics and discuss the positives and negatives of automated machines. For ages 13 - 18 years old. Presented by Staten Island MakerSpace
Great Kills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, November 8
@ 11 a.m.
A, B, C, D'S of Medicare Turning 65 & Current Medicare Beneficiaries
This informative information session will help you understand the different parts of the Medicare system. This will enable you to navigate those needs into the proper decision. It is important to learn about the benefits you may be entitled to for your health care. Whether you are on Medicare or newly eligible to Medicare there are various options to choose from and each has specific features and benefits. Lawrence Miller is dedicated to helping the Senior Marketplace throughout the nation. Wi…
Great Kills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, November 8
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Thu, November 9
@ 3 p.m.
Movie: True Grit (1969)
To celebrate The Big Read, we are showing the original version of “True Grit”, a western starring John Wayne. We will also be giving away free copies of the novel for those who attend, courtesy of Staten Island OutLOUD. For more “True Grit” related events on Staten Island, please visit the Staten Island OUTLOUD website at www.statenislandoutloud.org. Director: Henry Hathaway Writers: Charles Portis (novel), Marguerite Roberts (screenplay) Stars: John Wayne, Kim Darby, Glen Campbell Rate…
Great Kills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, November 10
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Mon, November 13
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, November 15
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, November 17
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Fri, November 17
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby and Me Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, November 17
@ 3:30 p.m.
Books & Coloring Story Time
Enjoy hearing books read aloud followed by coloring. For ages 4-8.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, November 20
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, November 22
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, November 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Mon, November 27
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, November 29
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, December 1
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Fri, December 1
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby and Me Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, December 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Books & Coloring Story Time
Enjoy hearing books read aloud followed by coloring. For ages 4-8.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, December 4
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, December 6
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, December 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Fri, December 8
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby and Me Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, December 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
Books & Coloring Story Time
Enjoy hearing books read aloud followed by coloring. For ages 4-8.
Great Kills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, December 11
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, December 13
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, December 15
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
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