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31 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Spring Crafts
Explore your artistic side as we make some fun arts and crafts. Materials will be provided.
Hunts Point LibraryFamilies
Today
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Teen Tech/Homework Help
Laptop service for teens Do you need extra computer time? Come to teen tech time and use a laptop computer. Also, learn about websites that can help you with your studies. Just sign up at the information desk on Tuesdays.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Spring Crafts
Explore your artistic side as we make some fun arts and crafts. Materials will be provided.
Hunts Point LibraryFamilies
Wed, May 24
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
City's First Readers
Engage in stories and songs with your little ones and take home a free book!
Hunts Point LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, May 24
@ 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 24
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library's Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-Session series' curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygeine and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions. The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-si…
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 24
@ 2 p.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime Learn how to use watercolors and developed new skills in drawing. During this 8 week program you will develop your artistic skills and apply them to a series of watercolor paintings. This program will culminate with an art exhibition at the library. Time: 2PM-4PM…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, May 24
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Basic homework assistance.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 24
@ 4:15 p.m.
Zine Scene Revival
Create your own mini magazine! The library will add it to the collection, and thousands of people will have access to your work both physically and digitally!
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 25
@ 4 p.m.
Family Game Day
An hour or so a week of family time playing together helps reconnect everyone. It builds relationships, teaches good sportsmanship, important life skills, and it fosters family communication. Come into the Hunts Point Library and play some board games with your loved ones.
Hunts Point LibraryFamilies
Fri, May 26
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch!
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, May 26
@ 3 p.m.
Library Maschine
Learn to produce your own music! Using a drum machine called Maschine Mikro MK2, teens will learn to craft their very own songs. Beginner users are welcomed. Registration and attendance required to all sessions for the month of May.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, May 26
@ 3 p.m.
Build a Better World: Get Up and Move!
Get some exercise as we play video games on the Wii. We have Dance Dance Revolution and Guitar Hero.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, May 30
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Teen Tech/Homework Help
Laptop service for teens Do you need extra computer time? Come to teen tech time and use a laptop computer. Also, learn about websites that can help you with your studies. Just sign up at the information desk on Tuesdays.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 30
@ 4 p.m.
Sensory Storytime
An interactive storytime with movement, music, stories and sensory activity play. This program is open to all and is ideal for children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration challenges or children who have difficulty sitting still.
Hunts Point LibraryFamilies
Wed, May 31
@ 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 31
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library's Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-Session series' curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygeine and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions. The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-si…
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 31
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Basic homework assistance.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 31
@ 4:15 p.m.
Zine Scene Revival
Create your own mini magazine! The library will add it to the collection, and thousands of people will have access to your work both physically and digitally!
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, June 3
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch!
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 7
@ 12 noon
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library's Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-Session series' curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygeine and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions. The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-si…
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 7
@ 2 p.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime Learn how to use watercolors and developed new skills in drawing. During this 8 week program you will develop your artistic skills and apply them to a series of watercolor paintings. This program will culminate with an art exhibition at the library. Time: 2PM-4PM…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 9
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it altogether.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 14
@ 2 p.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime Learn how to use watercolors and developed new skills in drawing. During this 8 week program you will develop your artistic skills and apply them to a series of watercolor paintings. This program will culminate with an art exhibition at the library. Time: 2PM-4PM…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 15
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Concert
Summer Reading Program! Flor Bromley will play some of her favorite tunes in English and Spanish. Flor will create an interactive experience for children and families of all ages that will end in a big FIESTA. A perfect kick-off show for the season. Songs include “Crazy for Books/Amo los Libros” a song that encourages kids to read.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, June 16
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it altogether.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 21
@ 2 p.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime Learn how to use watercolors and developed new skills in drawing. During this 8 week program you will develop your artistic skills and apply them to a series of watercolor paintings. This program will culminate with an art exhibition at the library. Time: 2PM-4PM…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 23
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it altogether.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, June 24
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
We Are The World: Understanding Salsa
A Summer Reading Program This program presents instruments, music, and lyrics used in the African, Taino and Spanish Catholic rituals that provide a base for Salsa. Presented by Jose Obando. For ages 13-18 years old.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 28
@ 2 p.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Art For A Lifetime Exhibition
Art For A Lifetime Learn how to use watercolors and developed new skills in drawing. During this 8 week program you will develop your artistic skills and apply them to a series of watercolor paintings. This program will culminate with an art exhibition at the library. Time: 2PM-4PM…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 30
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it altogether.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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