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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, May 24
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, May 25
@ 11 a.m.
Internet & Email
Facebook
en esta clase vamos aprender a como usar el facebook de una maner facil desde como buscar amigos, familiares y tambien aprender todo sobre seguridad en linea.
Hunts Point LibraryAdults
Sat, May 26
@ 11 a.m.
Internet & Email
Correo Electronico
En esta clase vamos aprender a mander correo electronico de una manera facil y sencilla.
Hunts Point LibraryAdults
Tue, May 29
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 30
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Tots and Tales
Reading readiness begins at birth and our programs for the youngest children and their caregivers always include great books, fun songs, silly wiggles, lots of language and time to get to know the other babies in your neighborhood. Once your child begins to walk, they will sing and move, begin to recognize letters, share wonderful books, and develop pre-reading skills.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, May 30
@ 3 p.m.
Adult Book Discussion: When I was a Puerto Rican
Adult Book Discussion **Schedule may be subject to change** Wednesday, May 30th Time: 3pm-4:15pm Join us for a book discussion of Esmeralda Santiago auto-biographical novel, When I was a Puerto Rican. This book was selected for One book, One New York. “The triumphant true story of a young girl who comes to NYC from Puerto Rico, and her journey from welfare to Harvard.” Copies are now available at the circulation desk! You must be 18 years old or older to participate in this program.…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Wed, May 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Graffiti Workshop
With added content on the oral history of hip hop music and its relationship to graffiti art. Students learn to use visual art for storytelling with shapes, letters, coloring .and various Illustrations techniques such as lettering, pencilling, inking, character design, coloring, as well as proper terminology story telling. With goals set on completing works in a timely manner. Drawing influences from Anime, Manga, comic book as well as Graffiti art. All materials will be provided. Best for ages…
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, May 31
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, June 2
@ 10 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Hunt's Point Library: June 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sat, June 2
@ 12 noon
Free Shakespeare
Free Shakespeare in the Park: Ticket Distribution Line!
An evening at Free Shakespeare in the Park means a starlit night enjoying Shakespeare’s enchanting stories at The Delacorte Theater in Central Park. In June, the Public Theater will present a production of Shakespeare’s play, Othello. This year, the Public is proud to partner with The New York Public Library to distribute free vouchers for Shakespeare in the Park. Saturday, June 2nd, we invite you to wait in line at Hunt's Point Library for up to two free ticket vouchers that can be used that…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, June 2
@ 1:30 p.m.
Paint the Puerto Rican Landscape
Watercolor Class: Paint the Puerto Rican Landscape Monday, June 4th 2018 Time: 1:30pm-3:30pm After reading, the autobiographical novel When I was a Puerto Rican joins for a watercolor class inspired by the novel. Come in and paint la Isla del Encanto beautiful Carib…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Sat, June 2
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Day
Relax and enjoy a movie together as a family. June 2: Paddington 2 (2017, PG) Synopsis Paddington Bear tries to buy an antique book for his aunt's 100th birthday, but his quest brings him into conflict with an unscrupulous actor who also wants the tome. June 23: Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas (2017, PG) Synopsis Tad and Sara reunite when she makes a discovery about King Midas' necklace, but millionaire Jack Rackham kidnaps Sara in an effort to find out the location of…
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomFamilies
Tue, June 5
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child. The last session will be June 21.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Summer Reading Kick Off: Literature at Play for Families Workshop
During these 60-minute fun-filled sessions, children and their caregivers will explore an illustrated book through theater, songwriting and creative movement activities! Best for ages 5-11 years old. Presented by NYC Children's Theater
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 7
@ 12 noon
Arts & Games
No school? Have some fun at the library! In this unstructured program we will provide coloring pages, art supplies, and board games. You decide what to do!
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 7
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child. The last session will be June 21.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, June 9
@ 10 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Hunt's Point Library: June 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Mon, June 11
@ 12 noon
Arts & Games
No school? Have some fun at the library! In this unstructured program we will provide coloring pages, art supplies, and board games. You decide what to do!
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, June 12
@ 4 p.m.
LiteracyINC Presents: Pajama Night
Come hear a story and do a craft with visitors from LiteracyINC.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Tue, June 12
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child. The last session will be June 21.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 13
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Tots and Tales
Reading readiness begins at birth and our programs for the youngest children and their caregivers always include great books, fun songs, silly wiggles, lots of language and time to get to know the other babies in your neighborhood. Once your child begins to walk, they will sing and move, begin to recognize letters, share wonderful books, and develop pre-reading skills.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, June 13
@ 1 p.m.
Jewelry Making
Jewelry Making Wednesday, June 13th 2018 Time: 1:30pm-3:30pm **Schedule may be subject to change**
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 14
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child. The last session will be June 21.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 14
@ 5:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop: DIY Early Literacy at Home Parent Workshop
Experiment with fun DIY projects to do at home to build your child’s early literacy skills. Test them out with your child and learn how to strengthen pre-reading skills. Free giveaways and refreshments provided.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomFamilies,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teachers
Fri, June 15
@ 12 noon
Arts & Games
No school? Have some fun at the library! In this unstructured program we will provide coloring pages, art supplies, and board games. You decide what to do!
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, June 16
@ 10 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Hunt's Point Library: June 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sat, June 16
@ 2 p.m.
Father's Day Craft
Father's Day is Sunday, June 17. Make a craft to give to your father or an important figure in your life. Materials will be provided.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Tue, June 19
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child. The last session will be June 21.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Summer Reading Kick Off: Drummin' Into Summer: Latin American Drumming
Escape the city this summer with a rhythmic trip around the world! Using his collection of exotic instruments, percussionist Rex Benincasa explores the tropical rhythms of Latin America, the Caribbean, and beyond, and demonstrates how these beats have shaped and been shaped by other cultures. This highly interactive workshop is a cultural celebration! Best for ages 3 and older. Presented by Urban Stages
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 21
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Are you struggling with your homework? Need a quiet space to work? Join library staff members on the second floor for basic homeowrk help. Open to children and teens. In-person registration required on the second floor. First Come, First Served. Limit 30 Minutes Per Child. The last session will be June 21.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, June 23
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Day
Relax and enjoy a movie together as a family. June 2: Paddington 2 (2017, PG) Synopsis Paddington Bear tries to buy an antique book for his aunt's 100th birthday, but his quest brings him into conflict with an unscrupulous actor who also wants the tome. June 23: Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas (2017, PG) Synopsis Tad and Sara reunite when she makes a discovery about King Midas' necklace, but millionaire Jack Rackham kidnaps Sara in an effort to find out the location of…
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomFamilies
Wed, June 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Tots and Tales
Reading readiness begins at birth and our programs for the youngest children and their caregivers always include great books, fun songs, silly wiggles, lots of language and time to get to know the other babies in your neighborhood. Once your child begins to walk, they will sing and move, begin to recognize letters, share wonderful books, and develop pre-reading skills.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, July 6
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Storymakers and Shakers
In this exciting program for early learners, caregivers and children will become familiar with concepts of story building, how music relates to literacy development, and how to use visual and auditory cues to visualize a story outside of a book! Every session will include a read aloud, a hands-on activity and wonderful tips for parents to make stories come to life! Workshop series is FREE.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, July 11
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Music Makers Design Lab
In this interactive, four-part program, children in grades K-5 will explore the mechanics behind music as they learn how percussion, string, and wind instruments, as well as the human voice, are used to produce dynamic sounds and rhythms. Kids will discover diverse instruments through hands-on exploration, videos, images, and demonstrations as they identify and investigate the functions of their individual parts. Participants will be challenged to use what they have learned about how instru…
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 13
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Storymakers and Shakers
In this exciting program for early learners, caregivers and children will become familiar with concepts of story building, how music relates to literacy development, and how to use visual and auditory cues to visualize a story outside of a book! Every session will include a read aloud, a hands-on activity and wonderful tips for parents to make stories come to life! Workshop series is FREE.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, July 17
@ 12 noon
Free Shakespeare
Free Shakespeare in the Park: Ticket Distribution Line!
An evening at Free Shakespeare in the Park means a starlit night enjoying Shakespeare’s enchanting stories at The Delacorte Theater in Central Park. In July/August, the Public Theater will present a production of Shakespeare’s play, Twelfth Night. This year, the Public is proud to partner with The New York Public Library to distribute free vouchers for Shakespeare in the Park. Tuesday, July 17th, we invite you to wait in line at Hunts Point Library for up to two free ticket vouchers that can…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, July 18
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
3D Studio - Art Projects with New and Recycled Paper (A Summer Reading Program)
Learn how paper is made and all about the process of recycling it. Create 3D structures and art out of different kinds of paper and other recycled materials. Play relevant games and build toys and structures such as puppet theater, towers, dioramas, desk cabbies etc. to take home. Best for ages 5 and older. Presented by Intellectual Kids Club
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 20
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Storymakers and Shakers
In this exciting program for early learners, caregivers and children will become familiar with concepts of story building, how music relates to literacy development, and how to use visual and auditory cues to visualize a story outside of a book! Every session will include a read aloud, a hands-on activity and wonderful tips for parents to make stories come to life! Workshop series is FREE.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, July 25
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Music Makers Design Lab
In this interactive, four-part program, children in grades K-5 will explore the mechanics behind music as they learn how percussion, string, and wind instruments, as well as the human voice, are used to produce dynamic sounds and rhythms. Kids will discover diverse instruments through hands-on exploration, videos, images, and demonstrations as they identify and investigate the functions of their individual parts. Participants will be challenged to use what they have learned about how instru…
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 27
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Storymakers and Shakers
In this exciting program for early learners, caregivers and children will become familiar with concepts of story building, how music relates to literacy development, and how to use visual and auditory cues to visualize a story outside of a book! Every session will include a read aloud, a hands-on activity and wonderful tips for parents to make stories come to life! Workshop series is FREE.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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